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Written by Heather Holtzapfel James
Wednesday, July 06, 2011 12:00 am - Last Updated Wednesday, July 06, 2011 10:26 am




The Calendar is your guide to the arts, entertainment, special events and other activities of
interest in the area. Events are posted free as space is available. Only activities open to the
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before starting out for anything. 

 Wednesday, July 6


Dog Paddle 7-8 p.m. Wednesdays at the 96th Street beach entrance, Stone Harbor. Hosted by
the Wetlands Institute. Bring your hound, pooch or pup for an hour of canine socialization, play
and swimming. Learn how dogs impact beach nesting birds and how to see nature through a
dog's eyes – and nose. Leashes required; bring a clean-up bag. Water and cookies provided.
Cost is $3. Call 368-1211 for information.




Back Bay Birding and Wildlife Tours 10 a.m., 1:30 and 6 p.m. Wednesdays and 10 a.m. and
1:30 p.m. Thursdays from the Wetlands Institute, 1075 Stone Harbor Blvd., Stone Harbor. View
wildlife from the back bays and visit the Hereford Inlet area. Tickets are $28 adults, $15 for
children 2-12, free for ages 2 and under. Wine and cheese cruise Wednesday evenings. Bring
along the wine (no beer or liquor) and Captain Ginny will provide the cheese. Call 884-3100 for
reservations.




Dune and Beach Walks 9 a.m. Wednesdays from the trailhead at 48th Street and Dune Drive,
Avalon. Learn more about the maritime forest and dunes that once covered the entire island
with a guided walk hosted by the Wetlands Institute. Donation is $3. For information call
368-1211 or see wetlandsinstitute.org.




Kids Day at the Physick Estate 10 a.m.-3 p.m. will explore what life was like more than 100
years ago from the parlor to the playroom. Fun activities like dress-up, hat making, bubble
blowing, face painting, Victorian games, Teddy Bear Tea Parties at the Carriage House
Tearoom and Cafe and more. Tickets are $7 for children ages 3-12; free for adults. Call
884-5404 or see www.capemaymac.org .




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The Calendar > guide to the arts, entertainment, special events and other activities of interest

Written by Heather Holtzapfel James
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Teddy Bear Tea Party 11 a.m. and 1:30 p.m. at the Carriage House Tearoom and Café will
feature kid-friendly menus and teddy bear music. Cost is $18 for adults; $10 for children ages
3-12. Café is on the grounds of the Emlen Physick Estate, 1048 Washington St. For information
or reservations call 884-5404 or see www.capemaymac.org.


 Thursday, July 7


Music on the Lawn 7:30 p.m. at St. Mary's Episcopal Church, 95th Street and Third Avenue,
Stone Harbor. Free. For information call 368-5922.




Stone Harbor Firehouse Open House 7 p.m. most Thursdays at the 96th Street station. For
information call 368-4091.




Les Miserables 7:30 p.m. at the Ocean City Music Pier, Eighth Street and the Boardwalk,
Ocean City. The school edition will be performed by the Youth Opera of South Jersey. Tickets
are $10 for adults and $8 for senior citizens and students. For information call Terri Baker at
(609) 408-1332.




Cape May Kids Playhouse 10 a.m. at Cape May Stage's Robert Shackleton Playhouse, Bank
and Lafayette streets. Get in on the act with the show "Cape May Kids" inspired by the novella
"Down the Shore" by Gwynne Spencer. There will be plenty of nostalgia for the grownups, plus
silly music and fun for the kids. Tickets are $10 for adults, $7 for children ages 3-12. Call (609)
884-5404 or see www.capemaymac.org .

 Friday, July 8


Car wash fundraiser 10 a.m.-1 p.m. at Crest Memorial parking lot at 9100 Pacific Ave. in
Wildwood Crest. The proceeds will help the eighth grade class with their graduation party and a
class trip at the end of the school year. Another car wash will be held on Aug. 12. For more
information, call 729-9185.




Sea Isle City Talent Competition 8-10 p.m. every Friday through Aug. 12 at the bandshell.
Open to ages 8 and up. Cash prizes. See www.seaislecitysgottalent.com .




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Private Butterfly Garden Tours 10 a.m.- :30 p.m. leaving from the Nature Center of Cape May,
1600 Delaware Ave., Cape May. Tour will be lead by Pat Sutton. Preregister with the Nature
Center of Cape May. Fee is $30 per tour for NJ Audubon members and $40 for nonmembers,
or get all three tours at $75 for members and $100 for nonmembers. Call (609) 898-8848 to
reserve a spot or inquire on other days through September.

 Saturday, July 9


31st annual Avalon 5 Miler/2 mile walk 8 a.m. at the Avalon Community Hall, 30th and Avalon
Avenue. Registration begin at 7 a.m. Pre-registration is $18 and same day registration is $20. 
Event benefits CONTACT. T-shirts to the first 125 registered. For more information, call
CONTACT Cape-Atlantic at 823-1850 or 463-4564.  A registration form is available at
www.contactcapeatlantic.org. 

Concert Night 8-10 p.m. at Excursion Park, JFK Boulevard and Pleasure Avenue, Sea Isle City.
Featured band: Seven Bridges. For more information, call 263-8687.




Stone Harbor Bird Sanctuary Tours 10 a.m. every Sunday at 112th Street and Second Avenue.
For information call (609) 368-7447.




Cape May Kids Playhouse 10 a.m. at Cape May Stage's Robert Shackleton Playhouse, Bank
and Lafayette streets. Get in on the act with the show "Cape May Kids" inspired by the novella
"Down the Shore" by Gwynne Spencer. There will be plenty of nostalgia for the grownups, plus
silly music and fun for the kids. Tickets are $10 for adults, $7 for children ages 3-12. Call (609)
884-5404 or see www.capemaymac.org .




A Pancake Breakfast is planned from 8 until 11 a.m. at the North Wildwood United Methodist
Church, 2nd and Central avenues. The cost is $6 for adults, $3 for children. Call 522-2271 for
details.

 Sunday, July 10


Stone Harbor Farmers Market 8 a.m.-12:30 p.m. at the water tower parking lot, 95th Street and
Second Avenue.




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Stone Harbor Bird Sanctuary Tours 10 a.m. every Sunday at 112th Street and Second Avenue.
For information call (609) 368-7447.




Cape May Traditional Jazz 2-4 p.m. at VFW Post 386, 419 Congress St., Cape May. Atlantic
City Jazz Band will perform. Tickets $10 in advance and for CMTJS members or $15 at door.
For information call (609) 884-7961.




Show House Designer Reception 5-7 p.m. with the designers, suppliers and vendors
responsible for transforming this year's Cape May Designer Show House, Osprey Landing at
Cape May Marine, into a homeowner's harborside dream. Catered by the Washington Inn.
Tickets are $30. Show house is at 109 Roseman's Lane; free off-street parking. For information
or to make reservations call (609) 884-5404 or see www.capemaymac.org .

 Monday, July 11


Music Appreciation for Kids 10:30-11:30 a.m. at the Avalon Free Public Library, 235 32nd St.
The instructor will talk about various musical instruments and the sounds they make, and
explain the different kinds of music. For more information on all library programs, see
www.avalonfreelibrary.org.

Ocean City Pops Performance 8 p.m. at the Ocean City Music Pier, Moorlyn Terrance and the
Boardwalk. Tribute to Sousa featuring pianist Joseph Mohan. Sponsored by Mack and Manco in
memory of Ensign John Elliott. Tickets are $15/10. Call Pier Box Office, 525-9248.

Knitting Instruction 3:30-4:30 p.m. at the Avalon Free Public Library, 235 32nd St.  All levels of
knitters are welcome. For more information on all library programs, see
www.avalonfreelibrary.org.

Scrabble 6-8 p.m. at the Avalon Free Public Library, 235 32nd St., Avalon.
Join the Scrabblers at the Avalon Free Public Library for word play. All are welcome. For more
information on all library programs, see www.avalonfreelibrary.org.

Music Appreciation Lecture 6:30 p.m. at the Avalon Free Public Library, 235 32nd St., Avalon. 
The topic will be Blues & Ragtime. No registration is required and the program is free and open
to the public. For more information see www.avalonfreelibrary.org.

Mac Users Group 6:15-7:45 p.m. at the Avalon Free Public Library, 235 32nd St., Avalon. Meet
with other Mac computer users to share problems and solutions. The topic will be Brushing Up
On Your Basic Skills & Questions Answered and Problems Solved. For more information, see


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Family Night featuring magicians, storytellers, music, clowns and more 7 p.m. behind the Stone
Harbor Firehouse on 96th Street, Stone Harbor. For information call 368-1210.




 Tuesday, July 12


Kayaking tours 10 a.m. and 12:30 p.m. Tuesdays and Thursdays and 9:30 a.m. and 12:30 p.m.
Fridays from the Wetlands Institute, 1075 Stone Harbor Blvd., Stone Harbor. The three-hour
tour will be of the coastal marsh ecosystems.  Single and tandem kayaks are available. Cost is
$49 per person. For more information, call 368-1211.

Storytime 10 a.m. at the Avalon Free Public Library, 235 32nd St. in the multipurpose room at
the school. Join us for stories, songs, and crafts for children of all ages. For more information on
all library programs, see www.avalonfreelibrary.org.

Movie Matinee 2 p.m. at the Avalon Free Public Library, 235 32nd St., Avalon in the
multipurpose room at the elementary school. Showing will be Lincoln Lawyer, starring Matthew
McConaughey. This film is rated R.  Admission is free. For more information on all library
programs, see www.avalonfreelibrary.org.

Nutrition, Activity, & Cancer Lecture 6:30 p.m. at the Avalon Free Public Library, 235 32nd St.,
Avalon in the multipurpose room at the school. No registration is required and the program is
free and open to the public. For more information, see www.avalonfreelibrary.org.




Sea Isle City Farmers Market 8 a.m.-1 p.m. at JFK Boulevard and Pleasure Avenue. See www
 .seaislerevitalization.com
.




Cape May Kids Playhouse 10 a.m. at Cape May Stage's Robert Shackleton Playhouse, Bank
and Lafayette streets. Inspired by the novella "Down the Shore" by Gwynne Spencer. There will
be plenty of nostalgia for the grownups, plus silly music and fun for the kids. Tickets are $10 for
adults and $7 for children ages 3-12. Call (609) 884-5404 or see www.capemaymac.org .

    Wednesday, July 13


Dog Paddle 7-8 p.m. Wednesdays at the 96th Street beach entrance, Stone Harbor. Hosted by



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the Wetlands Institute. Bring your hound, pooch or pup for an hour of canine socialization, play
and swimming. Learn how dogs impact beach nesting birds and how to see nature through a
dog's eyes - and nose! Leashes required, as well as a clean-up bag.  Water and cookies
provided. Donation $3.  Call 368-1211, for more information.

Dune and Beach Walks 9 a.m. Wednesdays from the trailhead at 48th Street and Dune Drive,
Avalon. Learn more about the maritime forest and dunes that once covered the entire island
with a guided walk hosted by the Wetlands Institute. Donation is $3. For information call
368-1211 or see wetlandsinstitute.org.

Cape-Atlantic Christian Women Luncheon 11:30 a.m. at L's Restaurant, 119 Route 50, Corbin
City. Buffet opens 11:30, program from noon-1:45 p.m. Angela Dittmar from Spring Hill, Fla. will
speak on "What's Your Purpose? Why am I am I Here Anyway?" All inclusive price $16.50. Free
nursery available. For reservations, call 965-4840 or 390-0975.

Teen Writing and Recording 5-6 p.m. Wednesdays through Aug. 10 at the Avalon Free Public
Library, 235 32nd St., Avalon. All writing assignments can be completed during class time. Post
your work on the library’s website as a sound recording or pdf file. Registration is required by
calling 967-7155 or stopping by the circulation desk.

Ocean City Arts Center Luncheon noon at Greate Bay Country Club, Somers Point. The theme
for this year's luncheon is “Cirque de Arts” with entertainment by magician Chad Juros. Tickets
are $42. For reservations, call 399-7628.

Full Moon Paddling Tour 7-10 p.m. Wednesday and Thursday, July 13 and 14 and Friday and
Saturday, Aug. 12 and 13 from the Wetlands Institute, 1075 Stone Harbor Blvd., Stone Harbor.
Adults only; price is $49. Call 368-1211.
 
Stone Harbor Fire Department Fire Camp 6-8:30 p.m. Wednesday and Thursday at the
firehouse, 96th Street and Second Avenue. Lessons on fire safety, escape planning and other
safety issues for children grades one through five, and to familiarize them with fire equipment.
Call 368-4091.

Miss North Wildwood Competition, a teen competition and luncheon. Preregistration is required.
Call 374-0562 or 780-5744 or see www.northwildwood.com for location.

Summer Live Music Series 7:30 p.m. at Centennial Park, Fern Road and Ocean Avenue,
Wildwood Crest. This week's band is Twelve:01 (classic/modern rock). All ages show. Bring a
blanket or chair. Free event. For information see www.visitwildwoodcrest.com.




 Thursday, July 14


Free Music Lecture Series 7-8:30 p.m. at Avalon Public Library, 235 32nd St., Avalon. Entitled


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“Across the Pond” the lectures will show Europe’s influences on the musical idiom of composers
from this country and how American culture and lore influenced the music of European
composers. The lectures will serve as a pre-concert talk for the Bay-Atlantic Symphony concert
on Saturday, July 16, at the Avalon Free Public Library. For more information, call 967-7155.

Music on the Lawn 7:30 p.m. at St. Mary's Episcopal Church, 95th Street and Third Avenue,
Stone Harbor. Featured band is Party Time. Free. For information call 368-5922.

Stone Harbor Firehouse Open House 7 p.m. most Thursdays at the 96th Street station. For
more information, call 368-4091.

Cape May Kids Playhouse 10 a.m. at Cape May Stage's Robert Shackleton Playhouse, Bank
and Lafayette streets. Inspired by the novella "Down the Shore" by Gwynne Spencer. There will
be plenty of nostalgia for the grownups, plus silly music and fun for the kids. Tickets are $10 for
adults and $7 for children ages 3-12. Call 884-5404 or see www.capemaymac.org.

Bay-Atlantic Symphony Bastille Day fundraiser 5:30-7:30 p.m. at Avalon History Center, 39th
Street, Avalon. Tickets are $100 and can be purchased at Sturdy Savings Bank, 2628 Dune Dr.,
Avalon; the Avalon Chamber of Commerce, 2989 Ocean Drive, Avalon; Armadillo, Ltd., 2761
Dune Dr., Avalon; or through the Bay-Atlantic Symphony. For information call (856) 451-1169 or
see www.bayatlanticsymphony.org.




 Friday, July 15


Women in the Arts receptions 6-10 p.m. Friday and Saturday, July 15 and 16 and 1-4 p.m.
Sunday, July 17 at Ocean Galleries, 22nd Avenue and Ocean Drive, Avalon. The collection will
feature paintings by Georgeana Ireland, Lisa Palombo, and Joan White-Spunner; and
hand-blown glass by Randi Solin, Janet Nicholson, and Cynthia Miller.  Avalon Ocean Galleries
will be open from 9 a.m.-10 p.m. during the exhibition. For more information, call 967-4462 or
see www.oceangalleries.com.




Full Moon Ghost Hunt 7:30 p.m. at the Physick Estate, 1048 Washington St., Cape May. Enter
the estate with a member of Ghost-One. Afterwards, return to the Carriage House Tearoom
and Café for dessert and to discuss your findings. Tickets are $30; limited to 50 people. For
information call (609) 884-5404 or see www.capemaymac.org .




Lighthouse Full Moon Climb 8-10 p.m. at the Cape May Point Lighthouse in the Cape May
State Park, Lower Township. Take advantage of the light of the full moon and let it guide you
up the 199 stairs to the starry top. Admission to the Visitors' Orientation Center and the ground


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floor of the lighthouse is free. Tower admission is free for Friends members, for nonmembers
admission is $7 for adults and $3 for children age 3-12. For information call (609) 884-5404 or
see www.capemaymac.org .




Beschen-Callahan Memorial Lifeguard Races 6 p.m. at 15th Avenue beach, North Wildwood.
Free. For information call (609) 522-7500.




Sea Isle City Talent Competition 8-10 p.m. every Friday through Aug. 12 at the bandshell.
Open to ages 8 and up. Cash prizes. See www.seaislecitysgottalent.com .

 Saturday, July 16


Westy's Midsummer Bash 5-10 p.m. at Westy's Irish Pub, Spruce and Olde New Jersey
avenues, North Wildwood. Event benefits local Catholic education. Admission $5. For more
information, call 522-7257.

Family Fun Day 9 a.m.-2 p.m. at the Cape May Lighthouse in Cape May State Park, Lower
Township. Kid-friendly activities, performers, entertainment and craft vendors. Free admission
to events on grounds; separate admission to climb. For information call 884-5404 or see
www.capemaymac.org.

Cape May Kids Playhouse 10 a.m. at Cape May Stage's Robert Shackleton Playhouse, Bank
and Lafayette streets, Cape May. Get in on the act with the show "Cape May Kids!" inspired by
the novella "Down the Shore" by Gwynne Spencer.  Tickets are $10 for adults, $7 for children
age 3-12. Call 884-5404 or see www.capemaymac.org.
 
Annual Duke O’Fluke Fishing Tournament 7:30-5 p.m. out of Sterling Harbor Marina, Rio
Grande Avenue, Shawcrest. South Jersey's largest fluke tournament. Entrance fee for
participants. For information call 729-1425 or see www.sterlingharbor.com.

Stone Harbor Bird Sanctuary Tours 10 a.m. every Sunday at 112th Street and Second Avenue.
For information call 368-7447.

Summer Live Music Series 7:30 p.m. at Centennial Park, Fern Road and Ocean Avenue,
Wildwood Crest. This week's band is Mango Men (summer party music, country rock, Jimmy
Buffet). All ages show. Bring a blanket or chair. Free event. For information see
www.visitwildwoodcrest.com.

Maritime Festival at Hereford Inlet Lighthouse 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Saturday and Sunday at the
Hereford Lighthouse on Second Avenue in North Wildwood. Historical displays from maritime
and lighthouse museums around the country, crafters and vendors selling nautical themed


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merchandise, activities for children, Lighthouse and garden tours, food vendors and musical
guests. See www.herefordinlet.org.

Boogie Board Races 9 a.m. registration, 10 a.m. race at 15th Avenue and the beach, North
Wildwood. Wave riding competition for boys and girls ages 5-18. Prizes will be awarded; must
bring your own board. See www.northwildwood.com.

Morey's Piers Beach Lacrosse all day held north of Morey's Mariners Landing Pier, Schellenger
Avenue, Wildwood. One of the only lacrosse tournaments in the world. Call 522-2955.

Bay-Atlantic Symphony Concert 7 p.m. at Avalon Elementary School, 235 32nd St., Avalon. For
information see www.avalonbeach.com.

 Sunday, July 17


Teddy Bear Tea Party noon at the Carriage House Tearoom and Cafe, 1048 Washington St.,
Cape May. Bring your own bear (or dolly). Miss Jeanne and a special guest from The Cape
May Teddy Bear Co. will present stories and activities and provide a goody bag. Admission is
$18 for adults and $10 for children 3-12. For information or reservations call (609) 884-5404 or
see www.capemaymac.org .




14th annual Stone Harbor Triathlon 7:30 a.m., quarter-mile swim, quarter-mile bike and 5K run
from the Stone Harbor Yacht Club. For information see www.compuscore.com .




Designer Show House Tour 1-4 p.m. Thursday, Friday, Sunday and Monday through Oct. 30 at
Osprey Landing, 109 Rosemans Lane, Cape May. Admission is $15 for adults and $10 for
children 3-12. Free off-street parking at Osprey Landing. Call (609) 884-5404 or see www.cap
 emaymac.org
.




Sophisticated Productions Dance Competition 7 a.m.-10 p.m. daily through July 23 at
Wildwoods Convention Center, Burk Avenue and boardwalk, Wildwood. Free admission to
spectators. Call (413) 568-4815 or see www.sophisticatedproductions.com .




Morey's Piers Beach Lacrosse all day held north of Morey's Mariners Landing Pier, Schellenger
Avenue, Wildwood. Call (609) 522-2955.




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Cape Express "More" Beach Blast Soccer all day on Wildwoods beaches, between Cedar and
Poplar avenues, Wildwood. Youth and adult soccer teams from all over the East Coast
compete in a barefoot soccer tournament. For more information, see www.capeexpress.com .




Farmers Market 8 a.m.-12:30 p.m. at the Water Tower Parking Lot, 95th Street and Second
Avenue, Stone Harbor.




Stone Harbor Bird Sanctuary Tours 10 a.m. every Sunday at 112th Street and Second Avenue.
Call (609) 368-7447.




Stone Harbor Triathlon 7:30 a.m. at Stone Harbor Yacht Club, 9001 Sunset Drive. For
information see www.avalonbeach.com .

 Monday, July 18



PC Users Group 6:15-7:45 at the Avalon Free Public Library, 235 32nd St., Avalon. The topic
will be How to Protect a Newly Purchased Computer.  No registration is required and the
program is free and open to the public. For more information on all library programs, please visit
the library website at www.avalonfreelibrary.org.




Summer Live Music Series 7:30 p.m. at Centennial Park, Fern Road and Ocean Avenue,
Wildwood Crest. This week's band is Jack Regan (Sinatra) and Michael James (pop hits). All
ages show. Bring a blanket or chair. Free. For information see www.visitwildwoodcrest.com .




Family Night featuring magicians, storytellers, music, clowns and more 7 p.m. behind on the
Stone Harbor Firehouse on 96th Street, Stone Harbor. For information call (609) 368-1210.




Stone Harbor Baby Parade 6:30 p.m. along 96th Street, Stone Harbor. For information see w
 ww.avalonbeach.com
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 Tuesday, July 19


Young Writers Workshop 6-7 p.m. Tuesdays through Aug. 9 at the Avalon Free Public Library,
235 32nd St., Avalon for ages 8-12. Bring original stories, poems, and lyrics to class to receive
feedback on writing techniques.  You can also record your work as a podcast for the library’s
website. Registration is required by calling (609) 967-7155 or stopping by the circulation desk.
For more information on all library programs, please visit the library website at
www.avalonfreelibrary.org.

 Wednesday, July 20


Summer Live Music Series 7:30 p.m. at Centennial Park, Fern Road and Ocean Avenue,
Wildwood Crest. This week's band is Star Band (Motown and party favorites). For all ages.
Bring a blanket or chair. Free. For information see www.visitwildwoodcrest.com .

 Thursday, July 21


Morey's Piers A Closer Walk Christian Youth Event at Morey's Piers, Schellenger Ave.,
Wildwood. Youth groups and families are invited to participate in a weekend of camping on the
beach. Live Christian music and worship services. Entrance fee required. For information see
 www.moreyspiers.com
.




Music on the Lawn 7:30 p.m. at St. Mary's Episcopal Church, 95th Street and Third Avenue,
Stone Harbor. Featured band is Heart to Heart. Free. For information call (609) 368-5922.




Stone Harbor Firehouse Open House 7 p.m. most Thursdays at the 96th Street station. For
information call (609) 368-4091.

 Friday, July 22


Cape May County Bar Foundation 5K Beach Run/1K Walk 6:30 p.m. Friday, July 22 on the
beach in Sea Isle City. Registration begins at 5 p.m. at the Pavilion at JFK Boulevard and the
beach. Preregister by July 8 to receive a Race Judicata T-shirt. Fee is $15 for walkers and
runners age 14 and under; $20 for all other runners. Call Michele Devine-Hartnett at (609)
463-0313 or see www.cmcba5k.org .




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 Saturday, July 23


WWE in the Wildwoods will feature WWE Superstars returning to the Oceanfront Arena in the
Wildwoods Convention Center. Tickets on sale. Call 800-745-3000 or visit
www.ticketmaster.com.




Summer Live Music Series 7:30 p.m. at Centennial Park, Fern Road and Ocean Avenue,
Wildwood Crest featuring the Eagles tribute band Another Tequila Sunrise. Free; appropriate
for all ages. Bring a blanket or chair. See www.visitwildwoodcrest.com .




NJ State Crabfest 10 a.m.-10 p.m. at Ice House Restaurant, 4415 Park Blvd., Wildwood. There
will be entertainment, vendors, crabs cooked to order. For information call (609) 522-0033 or
see www.icehouserestaurantandbarwildwoodnj.com .




Boardwalk SID Craft Show Saturday and Sunday featuring all handmade products 9 a.m.-5
p.m. on the Wildwood boardwalk at Rio Grande Avenue. Free. For information call (609)
522-0378.




Mid-Summer Festival and Craft Show 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Saturday and Sunday at Rambler Road
and Ocean Avenue, Wildwood Crest. Crafts of all kinds, live entertainment, children's activities.
Free. For information see www.visitwildwoodcrest.com .




Stone Harbor Bird Sanctuary Tours 10 a.m. every Sunday at 112th Street and Second Avenue.
For information call (609) 368-7447.




West Cape May Art in the Park 10-6 p.m. at Wilbraham Park. Free admission, fine crafts and
arts by local artists. For information contact Diane Flanegan at wcmartists@yahoo.com . 

 Sunday, July 24


Murder Mystery Dinner 7 p.m. at the Inn of Cape May, 7 Ocean St., Cape May. The Impromptu



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Players invade the dining room where they set the scene for the new mystery, "One Tough
Cookie." Admission $45. For more information, call (609) 884-5404 or visit
www.capemaymac.org.

Party at the Beach Fundraiser 5-8 p.m. at 1860 Maryland Ave., Cape May, for Center for
Community Arts. Tickets are $50 and includes food, music and drinks. For more information,
see www.centerforcommunityarts.org.




Farmers Market 8 a.m.-12:30 p.m. at the water tower parking lot, 95th Street and Second
Avenue, Stone Harbor.




Stone Harbor Bird Sanctuary Tours 10 a.m. every Sunday at 112th Street and Second Avenue.
For information call (609) 368-7447.

 Monday, July 25


Family Night featuring magicians, storytellers, music, clowns and more 7 p.m. behind the Stone
Harbor Firehouse on 96th Street, Stone Harbor. For information call (609) 368-1210.

 Tuesday, July 26


Delia's Warehouse Clothing Sale 9 a.m.-9 p.m. through Aug. 5 at the Wildwoods Convention
Center on Burk Avenue in Wildwood. For information call (609) 729-9000.

 Wednesday, July 27


Summer Live Music Series 7:30 p.m. at Centennial Park, Fern Road and Ocean Avenue,
Wildwood Crest. This week's band is Ribic's Cube 3 (classic/pop rock). All ages show. Bring a
blanket or chair. Free event. For more information, visit www.visitwildwoodcrest.com.




76ers Summer Hoops Tour 10 a.m. at Crest Pier Recreation Center, Heather Road and Ocean
Avenue, Wildwood Crest. Free one-hour basketball clinic for children of all ages led by former
NBA All-Star and 76ers Ambassador or Basketball World B. Free. For information see
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"The World of Dorothy Parker" performed by the East Lynne Theater through Sept. 3 at the
First Presbyterian Church, 500 Hughes St., Cape May. World premiere based on the writings of
the Algonquin Round Table wit, adapted by Gayle Stahlhuth. Tickets are $30 for adults, $25 for
senior citizens 62 and up, and $15 for full-time students. Ages 12 and under free. Tickets may
be purchased at the box office; by sending a check to ELTC’s office at 121 Fourth Ave., West
Cape May, NJ 08204; or online at www.eastlynnetheater.org .  Call (609) 884-5898.

 Wednesday, July 28


Stone Harbor Firehouse Open House 7 p.m. most Thursdays at the 96th Street station. For
information call (609) 368-4091.

 Saturday, July 30


Annual Co-Ed Beach Ultimate Frisbee Tournament 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Saturday and Sunday on the
beach between Oak and Poplar avenues, Wildwood. Four-on-four competition for players of all
levels 18 and over. Free to spectators. For information or to register see www.wildwoodultimia
 te.com                                                                         .




Christmas in July with Santa Claus 1 p.m. on the beach at 15th Avenue, North Wildwood. Free
candy canes and entertainment. For information see (609) 522-7500.

 Sunday, July 31


Stone Harbor Farmers Market 8 a.m.-12:30 p.m. at the water tower parking lot, 95th Street and
Second Avenue.

 Thursday, Aug. 4


Stone Harbor Firehouse Open House 7 p.m. most Thursdays at the 96th Street station. For
information call (609) 368-4091.

 Thursday, Aug. 11


Stone Harbor Firehouse Open House 7 p.m. most Thursdays at the 96th Street station. For
information call (609) 368-4091.

 Friday, Aug. 12


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Full Moon Paddling Tour 7-10 p.m. Friday and Saturday from the Wetlands Institute, 1075
Stone Harbor Blvd., Stone Harbor. Adults only; cost is $49. Call (609) 368-1211 for information.

 Thursday, Aug. 18


Stone Harbor Firehouse Open House 7 p.m. most Thursdays at the 96th Street station. For
information call (609) 368-4091.

 Saturday, Aug. 20


West Cape May Art in the Park 10-6 p.m. at Wilbraham Park. Fine crafts and arts by local
artists. Free admission. For information contact Diane Flanegan at wcmartists@yahoo.com . 

 Saturday, Sept. 3


West Cape May Tomato Festival 9 a.m.-5 p.m. at Wilbraham Park. Free admission,
entertainment, vendors. For information contact Diane Flanegan at wcmartists@yahoo.com . 

 Saturday, Sept. 17


West Cape May Christmas Parade Fundraiser 9 a.m.-5 p.m. at Wilbraham Park. Free
admission, vendors, Santa and music. For information contact Diane Flanegan at wcmartists
 @yahoo.com
. 

 Saturday, Oct. 8


West Cape May Lima Bean Festival 9 a.m.-5 p.m. at Wilbraham Park. Free admission,
vendors, music, entertainment, crowning of Lima Bean King and Queen. For information
contact Diane Flanegan at wcmartists@yahoo.com . 

 Ongoing

The Salvation Army is looking for volunteers to help low income families in Cape May County.
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The Cape May County Advisory Commission of the Status of Women is currently seeking
applicants for membership. The Commission meets on the fourth Tuesday of the month at the
Old Court House, Main St., Cape May Court House. For  information and application, call
463-6595.




Cape May County Animal Shelter is in need of donations of dog and cat food, pet and shelter
supplies. A collection of these items can be dropped off the day of the show to
Simone, chairperson of the flea market. For a complete list of what is needed call the shelter at
465-8923.

 American Legion Morvay-Miley Post 524 of Ocean City and The American Legion Auxiliary
Unit 524 meet the third Tuesday of every month at 7 p.m. The meetings convene at the Howard
Stainton Senior Center, 3304 Bay Avenue, Ocean City. The meetings are open to all American
Legion and Auxiliary members. All veterans and their spouses who are interested in joining can
contact Jim Scanlon at 398-6909.

 Community Aquatic Program is presented by Cape May County Special Services School
District. Sign up for one or more of a variety of classes, including swim lessons for kids of all
ages, parent-tot swim, family swim, water walking, adult lap and more.  Call Liz Guth to register
at 465-2725 Ext. 3303 or e-mail Annie at
 awashburn@cmcspecialservices.org
.   For more information see
 www.cmcspecialservices.org

 Coalition Against Rape and Abuse is looking for volunteers to go to hospitals and police
stations to assist victims of domestic violence and sexual assault. Training will begin in
February and all training is done in the evening in Cape May County. Call Georgia Dougherty
at 522-6489.

  Holy Redeemer Hospice of Cape May County is recruiting volunteers to spend time with
patients, listening, reading and offering support or providing assistance in the office. No
personal care is required. Training will be provided. Call 463-6084 or email
 eready@holyredeemer.com
.

 Tools for Schools Drive organized by Jersey Shore Federal Credit Union for Cape May
County schools. Number 2 pencils, erasers, skinny crayons, glue sticks, pencil boxes, tissues,
plastic pocket folders, rulers, book bags and binders can be dropped off at the credit union at
Grande Plaza, 3317 Route 9, Rio Grande; 1434 New Road in Northfield; or the William J.
Hughes Technical Center (restricted access). For information call 646-3339 or (888) 322-2848
or see                              www.jerseyshorefcu.org . 

Great Books Reading and Discussion Group 10 a.m.-noon Thursdays at the Cape May
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$24.95 for the book published by the Great Books Foundation.  For additional information or to
join all librarian Kate Gibbons at 463-6353 or email
 kateg@cmclibrary.org
.

  New "Meetup" Social Group for single adults 40 and up in Atlantic and Cape May
counties. For people who want to make new friends and have fun times with other singles in
the area. Barbecues, happy hour, dinner, movies, beach, etc.  For  information email
 SJSA40@gmail.com
.

  Divorcecare Support Group meets 7-9 p.m. Tuesdays at Seaview Baptist Church, 2025
Shore Road, Linwood. Learn how to deal with the pain of the past and look forward to
rebuilding your life. Cost is $30 for 12 weeks, which includes workbook and all materials. For
information call facilitators Karen or Ned at 601-2718, email                                rev
 flex@comcast.net
or go to
 www.divorcecare.org
.

 Mom to Mom: Get together with other moms and share your experiences 1-2 p.m. every
Monday in the Jenkins Room at Shore Memorial Hospital in Somers Point. Free. New moms
are encouraged to bring their babies. Valet parking is available.

 Physician Referral Service provides information about physicians including insurances
accepted, office locations and hours, and educational background. Operated 24 hours a day by
Shore Memorial Hospital. Call 653-4600 or see                              www.shoredoctor
s.com                                                                             .




Free Cancer Screenings for breast, cervical, colon and prostate cancer. To qualify for these
screenings, participants must be age appropriate, uninsured or underinsured and have a
limited income. For information call the NJ Cancer Education and Early Detection Program for
Atlantic County at the Shore Memorial Cancer Center, 653-3484.




Smoking Cessation Clinic provided by Shore Memorial Hospital’s QuitCenter offers
counseling with certified tobacco treatment specialists and information on nicotine replacement
therapies. For an information packet call 653-3440.

 Brown Bag Lunch Program for the Working Poor sponsored by the United Way of Cape
May County is looking for local businesses, churches and civic groups to help with do
community outreach. The nutritious lunches are distributed to 30 to 40 residents every
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information on how to help call 729-2002.




CONTACT Volunteers Wanted to staff the reassurance program that provides daily telephone
calls to the elderly and disabled. The calls serve as a friendly hello and a check to make sure
that all emergency needs are being met. To volunteer call Ann Magee at 463-4564.

  New Life Center offers help for families suffering through addiction. Experienced,
compassionate counselors are standing by to help with free, nationwide referrals, low-cost
rehabilitation solutions, free assessments and counseling. Call (877) 300-7044 see
 www.newlifecentersf.com
.

 Summer Feeding Program offered by Cape Human Monday through Friday at Asbury AME
Church on New Jersey and Youngs Avenue, Wildwood. To register and to receive information
call 861-2816.

 United Way Hot Lunch Program provides a warm meal, fellowship and food for thought
10:30 a.m. every Thursday. The informal gathering is an ideal setting for spreading the word
about what an organization can do to help local residents live better lives. To schedule a date
for a representative of to attend call Suzanne Nardi at 729-2002.

 Lupus Foundation Support Group meets 7 to 8:30 p.m. on the third Wednesday of each
month in the Heritage Executive Complex, 1873 Route 70 East in Cherry Hill. For information of
directions call (856) 424-0266 or see                                  www.sjjupus.org .

 Support Groups

A new inter-denominational Christian Men's Group is now forming. It is the intention of
this ministry to develop the inner spiritual life of each man, to provide Christian fellowship and
prayerful support, to become more Christ-like in our relationship with others, and with the
culture and politics of the world in which we live. The meetings will be held on the first and third
Wednesday of each month at 10:15AM in Price Hall, which is located at Seashore and
Academy Roads in Cold Spring. For additional information, contact Rob at 889-3538 or
robriehl@verizon.net.




Divorcecare Support Group meets 7-9 p.m. Tuesdays at Seaview Baptist Church, 2025
Shore Road, Linwood. Learn how to deal with the pain of the past and look forward to
rebuilding your life. Cost is $30 for 12 weeks, which includes workbook and all materials. For
information call facilitators Karen or Ned at 601-2718, email                               revfl
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or go to
 www.divorcecare.org
.

 Mom to Mom: Get together with other moms and share your experiences 1-2 p.m. every
Monday in the Jenkins Room at Shore Memorial Hospital in Somers Point. Free. New moms
are encouraged to bring their babies. Valet parking is available.           




Smoking Cessation Clinic provided by Shore Memorial Hospital’s QuitCenter offers
counseling with our certified tobacco treatment specialists and information on nicotine
replacement therapies. For an information packet call 653-3440.

 New Life Center offers help for families suffering through addiction. Call (877) 300-7044 or log
onto                   www.newlifecentersf.com .  

 Narcotics Anonymous – Drug problem? Narcotics Anonymous can help. Call (800) 992-0401
for meetings in your area or see                   nanj.org for information.

 Clothing Donations Wanted for the Coalition Against Rape and Abuse: New or gently
used children's winter clothing and coats for women and children are needed. Call Georgia at
522-6489 for drop-off information.
 Bereavement Support Group meets 10 a.m.-noon every Wednesday at the Court House
Church of Christ, 102 E. Pacific Ave., Cape May Court House. No fee, all are welcome.

 GROW Support Group for those suffering from depression, anxiety and other mental health
problems meets 6 p.m. Mondays at the First Methodist Church, Main and Church streets in
Cape May Court House. Meetings are free, confidential and nondenominational. Call 884-0922
or 881-2008 for information.

 MEND (Men Explore New Directions) counseling service for men meets weekly. Sponsored
by The Coalition Against Rape and Abuse. All services are free and confidential. Call
522-6489.

 Catholic Social Services offers free confidential pregnancy assistance to women in need
regardless of age, religion, ethnicity or race. Services include counseling, clothing and furniture,
budgeting assistance, referrals for housing and child care, and adoption assistance. Call (800)
CARE-022 for the location of the nearest center.

 Project Rachel: Confidential Post-Abortion Counseling offered by Catholic Social Services of
the Diocese of Camden for anyone suffering emotionally or spiritually as a result of an abortion.
All counselors are professionally trained. To learn  or schedule an appointment call 697-1159
or 697-6457.

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Thursday of each month in the Fellowship Hall of the First Baptist Church, 101 South Main,
Cape May Court House. Call 886-9650 or 886-2455.

 Seashore Mothers of Twins Club support/social club meets 7:30 p.m. the third Tuesday of
each month for twin talk. For information call Maureen at 628-2531 or Sherri at 926-8954.

The Buddy System self-help group for victims of domestic violence meets 7:30 p.m.
Wednesdays at the First United Methodist Church in Cape May. Call 522-6489.

 Mother to Mother offers support and time to mothers of infants. Group meets 10 a.m. each
Friday in the conference room at Shore Memorial Hospital in Somers Point. Free; registration is
required. Call 653-3238.

Healing Hearts lost pregnancy support group meets 7-9 p.m. the third Wednesday of every
month in the Jenkins Room at Shore Memorial Hospital. Program is free. Call 653-3238.

Alzheimer's Support Group meets 10 a.m. the second Tuesday of every month at the North
Cape Nursing Rehabilitation Center, 700 Townbank Road, North Cape May and the second
Friday of each month at the Stainton Senior Center in Ocean City. For information call the
Cape May Department of Aging at 886-2784.

 LA LECHE LEAGUE OF CAPE MAY —  A breast-feeding support group, every second
Wednesday at the First United Methodist Church, Route 9, Cape May Court House, at 7 p.m.
Any pregnant  or  nursing mother needing support or information is welcome. Call 861-5956 or
465-5567.

 C.A.R.A. — A private, nonprofit agency serving victims of rape and domestic violence in the
Cape May County area. Confidentiality is respected, all services are free. The 24-hour hotline
number is 522-6489. Volunteers are needed. Female survivors of  sexual assault support
group  and anger management counseling group for women meets weekly at St. Simeon’s
Church. Call 522-6489.

 PARENTING SUPPORT GROUP—Sponsored by C.A.R.A. for victims of domestic violence
who wish to develop nonviolent parenting skills meets weekly at C.A.R.A.'s administrative
offices. Call 522-6489.

 LYMES DISEASE SUPPORT GROUP — A newly formed South Jersey group, the Coalition
for Lymes Disease Support Group will be meeting the first Wednesday of the month at 7 p.m.
at the Old Court House on Main Street, Cape May Court House. For information, call 463-8411.

 MEN'S HIV/AIDS SUPPORT GROUP —Meets the second and fourth Thursdays of the month
at 7 p.m. at the South Jersey Aids Alliance. Call Silvana Landau for information at 523-0024.
 GROW— meets weekly at a location nearby for those suffering with depression, anxiety or
some other mental health problem. Meetings are free, confidential and nondenominational. All
welcome. For information, call 881-2008 or 884-0445.




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 TRIGEMINAL NEURALGIA — Support group meets first Saturday of the month at Holy Trinity
Church in Ocean City from 10:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. All are welcome to come learn about new
methods of pain relief and gather information on this illness. Contact Lois Murray at 398-1982
for  information.

 KIDS' ACTIVITIES

GIRL SCOUTS — Girls Scouts of the South Jersey Pines provides programs and fun for girls
ages 5 to 17. Call 645-9197 for information.




BOY SCOUTS ACTIVITIES AND PROGRAMS— Call Ron Pearson at (856) 327-1700.




YOUTH GROUPS—Covenant Bible, 7-8 p.m. Wednesdays, North Cape May, 886-2448;
Lighthouse CMA Church, 7-8:30 p.m. Wednesdays, Rio Grande, 889-0900; Cornerstone
Assembly of God at St. Simeon's, 7 p.m. Fridays, North Wildwood, 523-8076; Court House
Methodist, 6 p.m. Sundays, 465-7087.




BE A VOLUNTEER — County Museum (age 12 and older) 465-3535; CMC Crest Haven
Nursing Home (age junior high) 465-1274; Literacy Volunteers of America, 838-3377; Lower
Twp. Rec. Ctr., 886-7880; North Cape Center, 898-8899; Red Cross, 465-7382; Wetlands
Institute, 368-1211; Cape May Recreation Center, 884-9565.




NATURE CENTER OF CAPE MAY PROGRAMS — Daily and weekly programs for children,
adults and families, day and evening events. The Center is located at 1600 Delaware Ave.,
Cape May; Call 898-8848 for specific program information and fees.

 F.Y.I.


 JERSEY SHORE POPS — The season finale is Saturday, Nov. 20, 2010: ‘Winter
Wonderland.” Musicians interested in auditioning for the orchestra can send a resume and tape
to                          Linda@JerseyShorePops.org or mail a CD and resume to Jersey
Shore Pops, 88 Route 610, Petersburg,  08270. For  information contact the Middle Township
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 REPUBLICAN CLUB OF MIDDLE TOWNSHIP — For information on joining or to support the
Republican Party in Middle Township, e-mail Ed at
ednpat63@yahoo.com
or call 408-7429.

 WILDWOOD SALVATION ARMY — The Wildwood Salvation Army will be located at the
Cape May County Advisory Commission on the Status of Women, 10 North Main Street, Cape
May Court House, every Wednesday from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. The phone number is 463-6695. For
emergencies call 231-5565. For $30 you can send your child to summer camp at Camp
Tecumseh in Pittstown, NJ. Applications for summer camp are available now. For  information
call the number above and leave a message.

JAZZ JAM SESSIONS — Every Sunday at 6 p.m. there will be a Jazz Jam Session at the
Holy Trinity Lutheran Church, Atlantic and Poplar avenues, Wildwood. Bring your instrument.
For details call John at 377-6436.

 FREE LIBRARY HOME DELIVERY — The Cape May County Library now offers free delivery
of library material to Cape May County residents of any age who are physically unable to visit
the library, including the elderly, the disabled and those who are temporarily incapacitated by
illness or accident and are unable to get to the library on their own. Home Delivery visits are
made once a month on Tuesdays, depending on staff availability. A schedule will be discussed
with you during your first visit. This service is free; you will not be charged any fines, although
you will be responsible for lost or damaged items. Books in Large Print or regular size print,
and Audio Books are available. You may request specific authors and titles or have a librarian
choose them according to your interest. Four to eights items at any time will be delivered. To
sign-up contact Michael Conley in the Outreach Services Department of the Cape May County
Library at 463-6358. Leave a message with your phone number and a mailing address where
you can be contacted. All calls will be returned.

 SWEET ADELINES — The Cape Shore Sweet Adelines International Organization is a
four-part harmony barbershop-style group. They rehearse every Thursday at 7:15 p.m. at
Abundant Life Assembly Of God located at 44 Route 50, Oceanview. If anyone is interested to
join  visit during rehearsal nights or see                www.capeshorechorus.com .  

 BUDDHISM — Anyone interested in meeting regularly in Cape May County to meditate and
discuss Buddhism,   call Anthony at 332-1423 or email at         capebuddha@yahoo.c
om                                                                  .

 ADVISORY COMMISSION — The Cape May County Freeholders Advisory Commission on
the Status of Women can direct you with appropriate legal referrals. If you have questions
concerning legal matters and need answers call the Women's Commission office at 463-6695.
Leave your name, phone number and indicate that you have a legal question. This is a free
service and available to all Cape May County residents.

 CAR DONATIONS — The Boys and Girls Clubs in New Jersey are running a car campaign to
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Cars will be sold at auction, and the proceeds will be used to help the local clubs. Call
1-800-246-0493.

 PFLAG SUPPORT GROUP — PFLAG is a support group for parents, families and friends of
lesbians, gays, bisexuals and the transgendered held at Burdette Tomlin Memorial Hospital.
The early programs have fostered quiet sharing of personal stories, specific tips for teenagers
and questions dealing with religious traditions. Call Marjorie at 861-1848 for information.

 REASSURANCE PROGRAM — CONTACT Cape-Atlantic makes daily telephone
Reassurance calls to senior citizens and others who live alone. Reassurance program
volunteers provide a friendly hello and check to make sure there are no emergencies. The
program is offered on a permanent basis or a short term period. If you are interested in
receiving a Reassurance call or you know someone who is, call Kathleen David at 823-0762 or
823-1850.

 FIRST CALL FOR HELP — United Way of Cape May County’s First Call For Help Human
Service Directory is now available to human services agencies, churches, school groups and
civic organizations throughout Cape May County. Published every other year by United Way of
Cape May County, the directory contains a comprehensive listing of all organizations that
provide assistance to area residents as well as volunteer opportunities. The one-stop guide for
human services lists organizations physically located in Cape May County and those outside
the county whose services are important to Cape May County residents. Area organizations
wishing to obtain the Human Service Directory should call United Way of Cape May at
729-2002 to arrange for pick-up.

 SJ CHEYNEY ALUMNI CHAPTER — South Jersey residents are invited to become a
member of the Greater South Jersey Cheyney Alumni Chapter, and support your alma mater.
They have been re-chartered in May 2002 and have registered 67 alumni. You can sign up by
contacting the President, Calvin D. McNeil Sr. class of 61. Call 330-1544.

 CAPE HARMONAIRES —  Cape Harmonaires barbershop chorus rehearses every Tuesday
from 7:30 to 9:30 p.m. at the Dennisville Elementery School, 165 Academy Road in Dennisville.
If you want to sing, or are just thinking about it, come out and see how much fun we have. Call
884-7774.

SJ RAILROAD MUSEUM — The South Jersey Railroad Museum, 1721 Mt. Pleasant Road,
Tuckahoe, will have on display six operating toy train sets. It is open Wednesday and
Saturdays from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Free refreshments. Call 641-5315.

 PIPE BRIGADE MEMBERSHIP — The Cape-Atlantic Police and Fire Irish Pipe Brigade is
offering membership to those who would like to become part of an award-winning musical
organization. For  information call the Pipe Major at 889-6727.

 CMC STRING BAND — The Cape May County Band is available. Now taking reservations for
private parties, concerts, parades, etc. Call 886-7400 or 628-2549. The band rehearses at the
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along. For  information call 628-2549.

MUSICIANS WANTED — The John Walter Cape Community Band is seeking new members.
All band instruments, all ages, all levels are welcome. Bring your instrument, we provide music.
Meet at Middle Township Elementary School #2, 101 W. Pacific Avenue, Cape May Court
House, Tuesdays at 7 p.m. For  information call 886-6457.

 DENNIS TOWNSHIP SCHOOL HOUSE MUSEUM—Hall Street and Petersburg Road,
Dennisville, is open every Friday and Saturday from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Free admission.
Artifacts, documents, pictures from around the township are welcomed and can be dropped off
at the museum, or call curator Bobbie Babbitt at 861-1899.

AMERICAN RED CROSS—offers classes in CPR and First Aid. Call 465-7382 for schedule.
Class sites: Cape May County Chapter, 34 E. Mechanic St., Cape May Court House and Cape
May Co. Technical School, Crest Haven Road, Cape May Court House.

 QUITLINE—Telephone-based counseling service for people who want help in becoming
tobacco free. To access dial 1-866 NJ-STOPS.

 VOLUNTEER ADVOCATES ARE NEEDED  —  The Coalition Against Rape and Abuse is
seeking women, men and bilingual persons interested in becoming a crucial part of a highly
specialized team to provide support to those in crisis. Those interested persons are required to
take part in a 40-hour, state-mandated training to prepare for their role as a volunteer advocate.
In order to be eligible for the training, a volunteer must be at least 18 years of age, have a valid
driver's license, and be available one evening each week and one weekend each month. Call
522-6489.

 VOLUNTEER DRIVERS SOUGHT—The American Cancer Society is seeking volunteer
drivers in South Jersey to transport cancer patients to and from lifesaving treatment through the
American Cancer Society's Road to Recovery program. Volunteers are required to have a valid
driver's license, a safe driving record and the state's minimum required liability insurance.
Volunteers must attend a simple orientatioThe6) 546-1600,

 HELP FOR PHYSICALLY DISABLED—The Personal Assistance Services Program (PASP)
makes it possible for adults with physical disabilities to continue working, attend school or
vocational training and live independently in the community. Requirements include New Jersey
residents, physical disability, age 18-65, capable of directing and supervising your own care,
and need caregiving assistance every day but have no one to provide that care. Sliding scale
fee based on income. For  information call the Cape May County Board of Social Services at
886-6200 and ask for Adult Services.

 LIFEKEYS PROGRAM—Comprehensive program for families and individuals on variety of
topics including parenting, care giving, skill building, lifetime learning. Call 465-5115 for an
information packet. Administered by Rutgers Cooperative Extension of Cape May County.

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boats, motorcycles and motor homes and tows them away for free. All vehicles must be whole
and have a clear title. Benefits National Kidney Foundation and gives donors a tax deduction.
Call 800-488-CARS.

 THRIFT SHOP — Hours at the Burdette Tomlin Memorial Hospital Auxiliary Et. Cetera thrift
shop are Monday to Friday, 10:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. and Saturdays 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. The store
accepts donations of clean, wearable clothing in good condition.  Call 465-5553.

MUSCULAR DYSTROPHY ASSOCIATION — needs office equipment and supplies. Seeks no
govenment grants. Tax deductable contribution. Call 773-8081.

 GROUPS

TRADITIOANL JAZZ SOCIETY — A non-profit organization whose purpose is to develop,
educate, promote and enjoy Traditional Jazz in south Jersey. Traditional Jazz is Dixieland,
Ragtime, Blues, New Orleans Style music. All those interested in enjoying and supporting this
“the worlds best sounds” type of music should contact Ray Petit, President, at
 pinewood6@comcast.net
or Bob Ashman, 1st Vice President, at
 ashbc@comcast.net
,  Charlie Logeman 2nd Vice President at
 jerseyjazz2000@comcast.net
. See
 www.capemaytraditionaljazzsociety.com
for membership info and  details.

 SOROPTIMIST INTERNATION — The Soroptimist Organization was founded in 1921 and is
an international volunteer organization of business and professional women who work to
improve the lives of women and girls and volunteer services to their communities. The
Soroptimist Club meets every third Tuesday from September to June. If you would like 
information or are interested in attending a meeting, contact 972-1053.

 PERSONAL COMPUTER USERS GROUP — The Avalon Free Public Library hosts a
Personal Computer Users Group from 6:30 to 8 p.m. the third Thursday of every month to
share techniques and find solutions to computer problems. Computer users of all levels are
welcome. Call the Avalon library 967-7155 for information.

 WON — WON, Women Only Network, meets alternating second Tuesdays and Wednesdays
of the month. Open to all women of every status. WON is a social organization in which to
network with other women in the area. Email          Kschiela@clermont9.com for schedule.


 BUSINESS NETWORK INTERNATIONAL — The Cape May 1 Chapter of Business Network
International meets every Thursday, 8:00 a.m., at Sand Barrens Golf Club,1765 Route 9 North,



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Swainton. BNI provides a structured system for the development and exchange of quality
business referrals. BNI provides a forum that allows members to meet other business peers
who need to know effective and efficient business people. BNI only allows one individual from
each profession. For information, or to see if we have an opening in your profession,   call Judy
 Jordan at 263-5800. If you want to have  business we’ll see you at 8 a.m. sharp. The only cost
is your breakfast.

 LA LECHE LEAGUE – Mother-to Mother Support For Breastfeeding at La Leche League
International Meetings morning meetings. The second Wednesday at 10 am. at the Kiwanis
Building - 209 Rt. 9, Court House. Call or e mail: Judy: 861-5956                  mailto:
 jorganic@comcast.net
Diane: 465-5567
 mailto:rmetz1@comcast.net
Joanne: 861-9228
 mailto:jojoc@sisna.com

 BUFFET LUNCH — A buffet luncheon will be held for people 55 and over on the second
Tuesday of each month at 11:45 a.m., held at Trinity Hall, 20 N. Shore Road, Marmora. Bring
your favorite dish and a $1 donation. Entertainment follows the lunch. Everyone is invited to
attend the "Best of Life" Lunch group.

 VOLUNTEERS NEEDED — NAS Wildwood Aviation Museum is seeking volunteers. The
museum is located at historic Hangar #1 at the Cape May Airport. For  information call
886-8787.

 4-H IS LOOKING FOR YOU — Were you a 4-Her or involved in any way in the 4-H program
10, 20, 30 or 40  years ago? If, so we want to talk to you. This year the 4-H Youth Development
Program is celebrating 100 years. Ambassadors, under their leaders supervision, want to
interview and record those with oral histories of the program. For  information call 465-5115.

 TOURS – of the J. Thomson Baker House at 3008 Atlantic Ave., Wildwood, will be offered
Wednesday and Saturday, 10 a.m. - 2 p.m. $5 for adults, children free when accompanied by
an adult. For info. call 729-4515.

 INTERPRETIVE CENTER AT BELLEPLAIN STATE FOREST—Center is  open Thursday
through Monday, 8 a.m.-4 p.m.  Activities are free. Call 861-1354 for  information.

 INFANT AND CHILD CPR CLASSES — Available the third Thursday of every month at 8 p.m.
at Atlantic City Medical Center Mainland Division, Jimmie Leeds Road, Pomona. Call
652-3433.

 WILDWOOD CIVIC CLUB — Evening Membership Department of the Wildwood Civic Club
meets the first Thursday of each month at 7 p.m. at 3008 Atlantic Avenue, Wildwood. They are
a member of New Jersey State Federation of Women's Clubs of GFWC, the largest voluntter
women's service organization in the state and a member of th egeneral federation of women's
clubs. For  information call Holly Spuhler at 522-7994.



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 COMPUTER USERS GROUP — The Avalon Free Public Library hosts a Personal Computer
Users Group from 6:30 to 8 p. m. the third Thursday of every month to share techniques and
find solutions to computer problems. The November 20th meeting will feature Allan Dansky as
program leader; the topics he will cover are Fun with Digital Photography, How to Search for
Movies on the Web, and the Netflix Contest—winning the $1 million prize. Computer users of
all levels are welcome. Call the Avalon library 967-7155 for  information.

 NATIONAL ORGANIZATION OF WOMEN  — Southern New Jersey Regional Chapter is
looking for new members. For information, call 863-0467.

 THE BRENDAN BOREK HIGH TIDES MEMORIAL FUND—A pediatric cancer fund. A
nonaffiliated, nonprofit grassroots organization whose efforts are directed toward providing
comprehensive, compassionate and personalized assistance to these special children and their
families. Call Lydia Borek, 967-8022.

 MID-ATLANTIC CENTER FOR THE ARTS — Tours and activities in Victorian Cape May. Call
884-5404.

 CAMACO QUILTERS — Monthly meetings on the second Wednesday of each month, 7 p.m.
at the lower branch of Cape May County Library, Bayshore Road in Villas.  Call 886-1565.

 MINIATURE AIRCRAFT PILOTS —(MAP), a new club for RC, line and U-control enthusiasts
in Cape May County. Call  Al at 729-6021, after 5 p.m.

 STATUS OF WOMEN — The Advisory Commission on the Status of Women has several
openings and meets every fourth Thursday of each month, 6 p.m at  Historic Court House
Building, Main Street, Cape May Court House. For information or application, call 465-1065.

 WOMEN BUSINESS  OWNERS — The Cape May County Chapter of the New Jersey
Association of Women Business Owners meets the second Wednesday of every month at 6:30
p.m. Location varies. Call 390-7999.

 JERSEY CAPE EMBROIDERERS' GUILD OF AMERICA — The Jersey Cape Atlantic
Chapter of the Embroiderers’ Guild of America meets the first Wednesday of the month, 10
a.m. to 2 p.m. and  6:30 p.m. to 9 p.m., Calvary Baptist Church, Route 9 and  Seaville Road,
Ocean View. Beginner to expert. For information, call 390-0354 (evening).

 KID'S BASIC MARTIAL ARTS— Cape May Recreation will be offering an exciting Kid's Basic
Martial Arts course instructed by Joe Kenney. Class will meet Tuesday and Thursday 4:15-5:15
p.m. at Cape May Convention Hall. Class limit 15 max/7 min.


Alice in Wonderland will be performed at 7 p.m. at the West Cape May Elementary School, 301
Moore St., West Cape May. Twenty-three students will perform under the direction of East
Lynne Theater Company's artistic director, Gayle Stahlhuth.  Admission is free, but donations of
paper products for The Food Closet will be accepted. For reservations and information about



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this and other East Lynne Theater Company events, call 884-5898 or see
www.eastlynnetheater.org.




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