Atlantic City Winter Wonderland Block Party: The annual Winter Wonderland Block Party for children ages 3 to 12 will be held from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday in the City Hall courtyard at 1301 Bacharach Blvd. There will be rides, games, arts and crafts, a chance to meet Santa Claus and other special guests, a magic show and performances by the Atlantic City High School Choir and Xclusive Drill Team. The event is free, but tickets are needed for admission to the area. Tickets will be distributed on a first-come, first-served basis, while supplies last, at City Hall from 2 to 4 p.m. Thursday. Tickets will be distributed only to adults, who must show proof of residency and a photo ID. Each adult may receive a maximum of three children’s tickets. For information, call 609-347-5643.

Holiday marketplace: The Bayshore Center at Bivalve, 2800 High St., Port Norris, will hold its annual event from 5:30 to 8:30 p.m. Friday and 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday. For information, call 856-785-2060 or visit

Free Christmas concert: The Wilmington Handbell Ensemble will perform a free Christmas concert 7 p.m. Saturday at Wimberg Funeral Home, 211 E. Great Creek Road, Galloway Township. Light refreshments will be served. For information, call 609-382-5731 for information.

AMI toy drive: The Atlantic Medical Imaging Foundation’s annual holiday toy drive runs through Dec. 15. Patients and community members are invited to join AMI physicians and staff in donating new, unwrapped toys for Toys for Kids. Bring donations to any 11 AMI office locations in Atlantic, Cape May, Ocean and Monmouth counties. For more information, visit atlanticmedicalimaging .com.

Family Service Association collecting gifts for children: Family Service Association needs help to provide holiday gifts for children in need in the community. Bring a new, unwrapped gift or toy or a gift card by Dec. 15 to the FSA Holiday Drive bin at locations at the Borgata, First National Bank of Absecon, Atlantic Christian School in Egg Harbor Township or Stockton University. For information, call Torrina Bennett-Michael at 609-569-0239, ext. 1160.

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