Galloway Township

Fundraiser for Puerto Rico: The community is invited Saturday to an event to help hurricane victims in Puerto Rico at Bulldogs Bar & Grill, 743 W. White Horse Pike. A percentage of every meal and drink tab will be donated to United for Puerto Rico. A raffle will be held 9 p.m. to win a night’s stay at a suite at the Tropicana and a $25 gift card for Cuba Libre Restaurant. For information, visit unidosporpuertorico .com.

Little Egg Harbor Twp.

Genealogy Club field trip: The Genealogy Club of Little Egg Harbor will host a field trip to the local branch of the Ocean County Library 7 p.m. Nov. 28. Librarian Dawn Hastings will assist with research. All are welcome. Refreshments will be served. To register, call 609-294-1187.

Mays Landing

Food pantry open: Families and individuals who need food assistance may visit the Main Street Food Pantry in the lower level of First United Methodist Church, 6011 Main St. The pantry is open from 9 to 11 a.m., 2 to 4 p.m. and 6 to 8 p.m. Wednesdays. Residents of surrounding communities are welcome. For information, call 609-625-9446.


Charity basketball game: Millville High School staff will play against officers from the Police Department at a fundraiser basketball game 7 p.m. Wednesday in the school gym. Tickets are $2. All proceeds from the event will benefit the Millville Police Athletic League’s basketball program. Chances will be sold to participate in a half-time foul shooting contest. For information, call 856-327-6040.


Stop the Heroin speaker: Tammy Schmincke, co-founder of the Stop the Heroin Foundation, will speak at the newly reorganized Democratic Club 6:30 p.m. Wednesday at the American Legion Hall, 232 Mill Road. The meeting is open to the public. For more information, call 609-425-8347.

Ocean City

Drama Guild presents “Stage Door”: The Ocean City High School Drama Guild will present the Broadway classic “Stage Door” 7 p.m. Thursday and Friday and 2 and 7 p.m. Saturday at the William & Nancy Hughes Performing Arts Center. Tickets are $15 for adults and $12 for seniors and students. For information, call the box office at 609-399-1290, ext. 1442.


Homework help: St. Mary’s Episcopal Church, 118 W. Bayview Ave., offers after-school homework help for students in grades kindergarten through six. The program runs from 4:30 to 6 p.m. Tuesdays and Thursdays through June 7. For more information, call 609-646-1604.

NAACP meeting: The local branch of the NAACP meets from 6:30 to 8 p.m. third Thursdays of the month at the Atlantic County Library, 33 Martin Luther King Jr. Ave. The public is invited. It’s free to attend and new members are welcome. For information, call 609-415-0275 or visit

Stafford Township

Pieceful Shore Quilters Club: Monthly meetings are held from 1 to 3 p.m. third Wednesdays and 7 to 9 p.m. fourth Thursdays at the Community Center, 775 E. Bay Ave. New members and visitors are welcome. For more information, call 609-971-2798 or 609-242-5449.


Church food pantry: The Helping Hand ministry at Faith Bible Church will open its food pantry from 9 to 11 a.m. Saturday at the church, 3139 E. Chestnut Ave. Bring valid photo identification. For information, call 856-691-3460 or visit


New England bus trip: The Forever Young Club of Notre Dame de la Mer Parish will host A New England Christmas in Newport bus trip from Nov. 27-30. The package includes lodging at Foxwood Casino, guided tour of Newport and a visit to two local mansions. The cost is $550. For information, call Kay at 609-729-5773.


Participants sought for holiday parade: Local and area fire, rescue, first responders, marching bands, floats and other organizations are invited to register and participate in the borough’s Christmas parade Dec. 8. The event is sponsored by the Woodbine Volunteer Fire Company. Register by Dec. 1. For more information, call Jeanette at 609-861-2464.

Historical presentation: Chase Jackson will present “Valor & Victory: Duty Above and Beyond the Color Line,” from 2:30 to 3:30 p.m. Saturday at the local branch of the Cape May County Library at 800 Monroe St. The talk focuses on the heroics and sacrifices of blacks, Latinos and Asians in U.S. military service from 1770 to 1975. The program is free, but registration is required. For information, call the library’s adult programming department at 609-463-6386.{p align=”center”}