Atlantic City

Community Service Day event: The fourth annual pay-it-forward community event sponsored by local entrepreneur Reemah London will be held noon Monday at Brown’s Memorial Park along Bacharach Boulevard. There will be giveaways of hats, gloves, hot tea and a light lunch. All are welcome. For information, call 213-700-2916.


Meet to knit: All levels of knitters are welcome to get together to share techniques and ideas from 3:30 to 4:30 p.m. Mondays at the Public Library, 235 32nd St. The program is free. For information, call 609-967-7155 or visit

Dennis Township

Child Find program: Parents who suspect their child may have a learning disability may get free help from the Dennis Township School District’s Child Study Team. For information, call 609-861-2821, ext. 522.


Art at the library: The Public Library at 2305 Atlantic Ave. hosts exhibits of local artists. Any artist wishing to display work should call 609-487-7403.

Mullica Township

Historical Society meeting: Nominations for new officers of the Mullica in the Pines Historical Society will be held at the next meeting 7 p.m. Jan. 16 at the Hilda Frame School, Nesco Road. The public is invited and new members are welcome. For more information call 609-561-4034.


Mahjong Mondays: Residents are invited to join a game from 10 a.m. to noon Mondays at the Otto Bruyns Public Library, 241 W. Mill Road. The program is free. For information, call 609-646-4476.

Ocean City

Realtors kick off annual winter food drive: The Ocean City Board of Realtors is conducting its eighth annual Food Is Love drive for the Ecumenical Food Cupboard to help local families in need. The drive will run through Feb. 28. Most needed are canned items, juice, microwaveable meals, paper products, personal-care items and ShopRite gift cards. Donations may be brought to the Realtors office at 405 22nd St., or call 609-399-0128 for pickup service. For information, email Vicki Heebner at

Surf City

Volunteer fair: The Friends of the Island Library invite nonprofit groups and retired community members to a volunteer fair 3 p.m. Monday at the Ocean County Library, 217 S. Central Ave. Several nonprofit groups will make short presentations about the work they do and the kind of help they need. Let the library know if you plan to attend so enough brochures and pamphlets will be available. For information, call 609-494-2480.


Free Narcan training: AARP Chapter 5292 invites the community to a free workshop from 6 to 8 p.m. Tuesday to learn to how to recognize and prevent a drug overdose. It will be held at the Community Center, 812 Longfellow St. Free kits will be available. Registration is required. To RSVP, call Joanna Dugan at 856-263-8193 or email