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Crafters needed for Fall Fun Day: St. Elizabeth Ann Seton Parish will hold a Fall Fun Day from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Sept. 25 on church grounds at 591 New Jersey Ave. The outdoor event will include crafters, raffles, and food. Outdoor spaces for crafters are available. The fee for spaces is $25 for two parking spaces. For further information, contact Carol at 609-335-5214.

Atlantic City

Job skills lab: Library card holders can get free help with online jobs searches, how to write a resume, filling out an application and other skills from 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Wednesdays at the Atlantic City Free Public Library, main learning center, 1 N. Tennessee Ave. Those who wish to attend the lab must register in advance by calling 609-345-2269, ext. 3060.


Church offers Shower Ministry: Bethany Grace Community Church at 31 N. Pearl St. has resumed its Shower Ministry, providing soap, towels, washcloths and other toiletry items to members of the public in need. The outreach will be held each Sunday at 1 p.m., at which time the Agape Sandwich Ministry will offer bagged sandwiches for take out. Masks and social distancing are required. Volunteers and donations are needed. For more information, call Nick at 855-818-3810 or email

Buena Vista Township

Garden helpers needed: Volunteers are needed daily to help water and weed the Impact Harvest Community Garden at the Dr. Martin Luther King Community Center, 661 Jackson Road, Newtonville. If interested, email

Galloway Township

Galloway Green Market: Shop for locally grown produce from 4 to 7 p.m. Thursdays through Sept. 2 at Historic Smithville Village Green, 615 E. Moss Mill Road. For information, call 609-748-8999 or visit

Vacation Bible School: Macedonia Baptist Church offers a summer program for ages 5 to adult from 6 to 7 p.m. July 19-23. This year’s theme is “A New Song: The Message in our Music.” Advance registration is required. For information, call Iola at 609-892-5472.


Library art exhibit: Works by artist Popo Flanigan will be displayed through July in the Art Gallery at the Longport Public Library, 2305 Atlantic Ave. A different local artist is featured each month. The library is open to the public from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Sundays, 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. Mondays and Tuesdays, and 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Wednesdays to Saturdays. For more information, call 609-487-7403 or visit


Free movies on the beach: Families are invited to view flicks on a digital screen on the beach between Granville and Huntington avenues, behind the Martin Bloom Pavilion, Thursdays at 7 p.m. Rain dates are usually the following day. July 15: Monsters, Inc. For information, visit


Beth Israel adult book group: The JPlace Adult Ed Book Group at Beth Israel will discuss Rachel Beanland’s debut novel “Florence Adler Swims Forever,” at noon July 28 at the synagogue, 2501 Shore Road. Based on a true story from the author’s family, the book is set in Atlantic City during the summer of 1934 and is described as an uplifting portrayal of how the human spirit endures after tragedy. The event is free and open to the community. Bring a bag lunch. Dessert and beverages will be provided. To RSVP, email or call 609-641-3600.

Ocean City

Summer Youth Rowing Camp: The Ocean City High School Crew Boosters invites ages 12 to 14 from the Ocean City and Upper Township area to a Summer Youth Rowing Camp. Two weekly sessions remain: July 19-22 and July 26-29. Camps will be held from 5 to 7:30 p.m. at the new Boathouse in Upper Township. The fee is $200 per week per camper. For more information, email

Vendors wanted for flea market: Holy Trinity Episcopal Church, 2998 Bay Ave., will hold a flea market from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Aug. 28. Vendor space is available at $25 for one parallel parking space or two perpendicular spaces. For a reservation form and more information, call the church office at 609-399-1019.


Sunset jazz fest: Mayor Judy Ward announces the city’s Sunset Jazz Festival will be held 5:30 p.m. Wednesday, Aug. 11 at Lakes Bay Marina, 341 E. Bayview Ave. The free event features Eddie Morgan and REK’D 4 Jazz, featuring vocalist Darchele Todd. Food will be available for purchase from Soul Grill on Wheels. Bring a chair or blanket. There will be a raffle at the event featuring an item donated by Art Handler’s Appliance Center. All proceeds will benefit PEPP, which supports community events.

Sea Isle City Free Concerts Under the Stars: Listen to live music 7:30 p.m. Saturdays through Sept. 4 at Excursion Park. Bring folding chairs and/or beach blankets. For information, call 609-263-8687.

Somers Point

Food bank fundraiser: The Somers Point Republican Club is hosting a T-shirt fundraiser to benefit the food bank at Grace Lutheran Church on Shore Road. Place an order at fundraising/somerspoint. For information or help with ordering, call Ginny Nelson at 267-716-4046.


Book/yard sale: The Woman’s Club of Vineland will hold its last book sale for the year from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Friday and Saturday at the clubhouse at 677 S. Main Road. All books must go and prices are reduced. There will also be an indoor yard sale. For information, call 856-696-3944 or visit

Christmas in July: Main Street Vineland celebrates “Christmas in July on The Ave” from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, July 24, rain or shine. The family-friendly event features a summer-clad Santa Claus and his sleigh in front of the Main Street Vineland office at Sixth Street and Landis Avenue, entertainment by the a cappella vocal quartet Higbee’s Heroes, a live radio broadcast, and retail and restaurant specials. The event is a prelude to “An Olde Fashioned Christmas on The Ave,” to take place Dec. 3-5. For more information, call the Main Street Vineland office at 856-794-8653 or visit


Farmers market: The Downtown Wildwood Farmers Market is open from 8 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Saturdays through Sept. 4 at Byrne Plaza, 3400 Pacific Ave. The market features more than 60 vendors. For information, call 609-523-1602 or visit

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