Places to go, things to do
ARTS & CRAFTS
AC Craft Market, indoor fine arts and crafts fair, noon to 6 p.m. last Saturday of each month through November, free. Noyes Arts Garage of Stockton University, 2200 Fairmount Ave., Atlantic City. (609) 626-3805. artsgarageac.com.
How to Use the Internet 101, geared toward adult novice computer users and anyone new to using the Internet, 10 a.m. to noon July 27, registration required. Hammonton Family Success Center, 310 Bellevue Ave., Hammonton. (609) 567-2900.
Parenting classes, a series of classes for parents and caregivers of children age 5 to 12; topics include: communication, cooperation, discipline, responsibility, power conflicts, courage and self-esteem; based on “Active Parenting” by Michael Popkin, 5:30 to 8 p.m. Aug. 4, 11 and 18, fee $80 per individual or couple, includes textbook. Mental Health Association in Atlantic County, 4 E. Jimmie Leeds Road, Suite 8, Galloway. (609) 652-3800, ext. 308. Email email@example.com.
Healthy Eating Power Hour Cooking Class, for adults, a chef will demonstrate how to make a healthy and delicious meal; a registered dietician will be on site to answer dietary questions; enjoy a healthy lunch and take home the recipe, 12:30 to 1:30 p.m. Aug. 11, fee $5, registration required. (609) 878-3488. www.kitchen-19.com. Kitchen 19, 19 S. 2nd St., Hammonton.
Exhibit, “A Time for Change: Civil Rights in South Jersey,” sponsored by Stockton University and the New Jersey Council for the Humanities, explore South Jersey’s role in the Civil Rights Movement, from local desegregation and anti-discrimination movements, to iconic national events such as the 1964 Democratic National Convention protests in Atlantic City, opening reception, 5 to 8 p.m. Aug. 12; exhibit, 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. Wednesday through Saturday and 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Sunday, July 29 through Sept. 28, donations accepted for admission. (609) 350-6662. www.aahmsnj.org. African American Heritage Museum of Southern New Jersey at The Noyes Arts Garage, 2200 Fairmount Ave., Atlantic City.
Exhibit, “Hammonton: 150 Years of Industry,” utilizing artifacts and artists’ interpretations, this exhibition will showcase 150 years of local industry and progress in Hammonton, through Aug. 8, free. The Noyes Gallery at Stockton University’s Kramer Hall, 30 Front St., Hammonton.
Exhibit, “Ali: Sting Like a Bee,” pays tribute to the extraordinary life and impact of Muhammed Ali (also known as Cassius Clay), includes posters, magazine covers, one-of-a-kind art and collectible dolls, 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. Wednesday through Saturday and 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Sunday, through July, donations accepted for admission. (609) 350-6662. www.aahmsnj.org. African American Heritage Museum of Southern New Jersey at The Noyes Arts Garage, 2200 Fairmount Ave., Atlantic City.
Exhibit, features artifacts, thousands of pictures, and research related to Somers Point, 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturdays and 7 to 9 p.m. Tuesdays through August. (609) 927-2900. www.somerspointhistory.org. Somers Point Historical Museum, 745 Shore Road, Somers Point.
Exhibit, “Ed Kent: From My Garage,” 11 a.m. to 6 p.m., Wednesday through Saturday and 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Sunday, through July, free admission. (609) 626-3805. artsgarageac.com. Noyes Arts Garage of Stockton University, 2200 Fairmount Ave., Atlantic City.
Exhibit, “James Raczkowski: Night Visions,” 11 a.m. to 6 p.m., Wednesday through Saturday and 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Sunday, through July, free admission. (609) 626-3805. artsgarageac.com. Noyes Arts Garage of Stockton University, 2200 Fairmount Ave., Atlantic City.
Exhibit, “Autumn de Forest: The Journey Continues,” all artwork available for acquisition; de Forest will be available to sign purchased artwork, 6 to 10 p.m. Aug. 5 and 6 and 1 to 4 p.m. Aug. 7, 10 a.m. to 10 p.m. Aug. 5 to 7, free admission, reservations requested. (609) 368-7777. oceangalleries.com. Ocean Galleries, 9618 Third Ave., Stone Harbor.
Exhibit, “Hak Vogrin: A Retrospective,” a contemporary of the neo-expressionist movement, the late Vogrin’s paintings sharply criticize the American political establishment, the destruction of the environment, and the treatment of women and minorities; exhibit includes delicate, thoughtful drawings and ironic cartoons as well as expressive paintings commenting on the issues facing our society, 11 a.m. to 6 p.m., Wednesday through Saturday and 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Sunday, Aug. 5 through Oct. 30, free admission. (609) 626-3805. artsgarageac.com. Noyes Arts Garage of Stockton University, 2200 Fairmount Ave., Atlantic City.
Exhibit, “Grand Vista: 21st Century Landscapes,” features recent work by Wes Sherman, Gary Stephan, Ilse Murdock, Judy Simonian and Aaron Williams; guest-curated by native New Jersey artists Danielle Wolfrum and Wes Sherman, these artworks investigate landscape painting as an enduring theme in genre painting in the 21st century, opening reception 6 to 8 p.m. Aug. 12; 11 a.m. to 6 p.m., Wednesday through Saturday and 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Sunday, Aug. 5 through Oct. 30, free admission. (609) 626-3805. artsgarageac.com. Noyes Arts Garage of Stockton University, 2200 Fairmount Ave., Atlantic City.
Stockton Summer Playhouse: Children’s Theater, presented by the Stockton Performing Arts Center, in conjunction with the Greater Ocean City Theatre Company, schedule: “The Princess and the Pirate,” 10:30 a.m. July 27; “Pinkalicious, The Musical,” 10:30 a.m. Aug. 3, tickets $12. (609) 652-9000. stockton.edu/pac. Music Pier, Boardwalk and Moorlyn Terrace, Ocean City.
Summer Activity Classes, for children, schedule includes: Shrinkable Creations, July 27; Dig it Up! Dinosaur Excavation, Aug. 2; “Tweats” for the Birds, paint a feeder, Aug. 10; and For your Grandparents, Create a Master-plate, Aug. 16; registration requested, fee $10 per class. (609) 561-2121. www.mytoymarket.com. Toy Market, 204 Bellevue Ave., Hammonton; and Historic Smithville, 1 N. New York Road, Smithville.
Kids Paint in the Park Day, for children, who must be accompanied by an adult; participants should bring a smock or wear an old T-shirt, 10 a.m. or 5 p.m. July 28, rain or shine, tickets $10 in advance or $15 on the day, includes 8” x 10” canvas to take home plus water and a snack. Proceeds benefit the VXT All Star Cheer and Tumble. bit.ly/29v3YN7. Hammonton Lake Park, Hammonton.
Children’s Theater: “The Musical Adventures of the Caribbean Pirates,” recommended for children ages 3 to 10, tells the story of Captain Jack, who has lost his ship, the Black Diamond, to the evil Captain Barnabas, will he be able to get it back?, will there be a happy ending?, 10 a.m. and 1 p.m. July 30, tickets $7 to $9. (856) 384-8381. www.thebroadwaytheatre.org. Broadway Theatre of Pitman, 43 S. Broadway, Pitman.
Gardening workshops for children, schedule includes: Art Reflects Nature, 2 p.m. July 31; Weeds Grow Flowers Too, 10 a.m. Aug. 8; It’s a Harvest Party, 4 p.m. Aug. 14; and Reflect and Give Thanks, 2 p.m. Aug. 28, free; reservations required. Email: firstname.lastname@example.org. Hammonton Community Garden, 11th and Washington streets, Hammonton. hammontongreencommittee.com/events.
Kids Baking, 2 to 4 p.m. Wednesdays, through Aug. 10, free. (609) 567-2099. Hammonton Family Success Center, 310 Bellevue Ave., Hammonton.
“Team Challenge,” based on Food Network’s “Kids Chopped,” designed for child and teen chefs who already know their way around a kitchen, offered monthly, fee $45; registration required. (609) 878-3488. www.kitchen-19.com. Kitchen 19, 19 S. Second St., Hammonton.
Symphony & Soul Wine Tasting & Garden Party, features wine, artisan cheeses, music by the Eddie Morgan Band & Bay Atlantic Symphony string trio, and an opportunity to climb the lighthouse, 5:30 to 8 p.m. July 29, tickets $30; proceeds benefit the lighthouse. (609) 449-1360. www.abseconlighthouse.org. Absecon Lighthouse, 31 S. Rhode Island Ave., Atlantic City.
Annual Egg Harbor City Fire Hall Spaghetti Dinner, 4 to 7 p.m. Aug. 6, tickets $11 for adults and $6 for children. (609) 965-0081. www.eggharborcity.org. Egg Harbor City Fire Hall, 500 block of Philadelphia Avenue, Egg Harbor City.
Beef & Beer, 6 p.m. Oct. 8, tickets $25 in advance or $30 at the door; proceeds benefit Hearts Therapeutic Riding Center in Egg Harbor Township, a therapeutic horseback riding center for children and adults with disabilities. (609) 703-9130. Email: email@example.com. www.heartstrc.com. DiOrio’s Circle Café, 10 MacArthur Blvd., Somers Point.
HEALTH & FITNESS
“Ask the Medical Oncology Nurse Practitioner,” presented by Marianne Herman, a medical oncology staff member at the Atlanticare Cancer Care Institute, includes a discussion of improving quality of life for patients living with cancer, myths about palliative and hospice care, pain management and symptom control, and when to seek care; an open forum will allow for questions to be answered, noon to 1:30 p.m. Aug. 3. (609) 407-4788. Email firstname.lastname@example.org. Gilda’s Club South Jersey’s satellite, The Living Room, AtlantiCare Cancer Care Institute in the AtlantiCare Health Park, Building 400, 2nd floor, Egg Harbor Township.
Enough Stuff Family Support Group, for family members of individuals who are finders/keepers, formerly known as people living with a hoarding disorder; coping strategies, resources, education and other topics will be covered; 1 p.m. Aug. 17 and Sept. 21. (609) 652-3800, ext. 308. Email: email@example.com. Mental Health Association in Atlantic County, 4 E. Jimmie Leeds Road,Suite 8, Galloway.
“Savory Sundays,” cooking demonstrations presented by the Academy of Culinary Arts of Atlantic Cape Community College, noon, 1 and 2 p.m. Aug. 21: using fruits and vegetable smoothies to create a healthy breakfast or cool summer treat. (800) 645-CHEF. www.atlantic.edu/aca. Hamilton Mall, Black Horse Pike, Mays Landing.
Substance Abuse Summit, sponsored by Join Together Atlantic County and hosted by the Municipal Drug Alliance of Buena Borough-Buena Vista Township-Weymouth Township, a panel of speakers will present the community with valuable information on all forms of substance abuse and the affects within homes, towns and county; panel will also answer questions from the public; 7 p.m. Aug. 29, free; public invited. (609) 805-3680. Buena Vista Township Hall, 890 Harding Highway, Buena Vista.
Zumba, with Kymbah, 6 p.m. Fridays and 9 a.m. Saturdays, first session free. Dr. Martin Luther King Center, 661 Jackson Road, Newtonville.
Anxiety Peer Wellness Group, offered by the Mental Health Association in Atlantic County/ICE Wellness Program, topics include: wellness, recovery, empowerment and more, 1 to 2:15 p.m. on the second and fourth Tuesday of each month at Atlanticare Behavioral Health, 120 S. White Horse Pike No. 2, Hammonton. (609) 652-3800, ext. 303. Email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Counseling and referrals, for people coping with addiction to heroin and prescription painkillers; also family members of people with addiction may receive support from trained peer counselors; confidential services, grant-funded, no cost to callers, available 24/7. (855) 652-3737 or TTY (877) 294-4356.
Support Group, for individuals living with mental health issues and addiction, 5:30 p.m. Mondays, Ventnor VFW, 601 N. Dorset Ave.; and 6 p.m. Wednesdays, Hope All Day Center, 600 S. Odessa Ave., Egg Harbor City. (609) 652-3800, ext. 303.
Support meeting, sponsored by the Mental Health Association in Atlantic County, for individuals living with Bipolar disorder, offers support, resources, education and information, 7 p.m. Mondays. (609) 652-3800, ext. 303. Ventnor VFW, 601 N. Dorset Ave., Ventnor.
CIZE Dance Workout Class, for adults, 6 to 7 p.m., Mondays, registration required. (609) 567-2900. Hammonton Family Success Center, 310 Bellevue Ave., Hammonton.
Women’s Wellness, common stresses and mental health challenges, 6 to 7:15 p.m. Tuesdays. (609) 652-3800, ext. 303. AtlantiCare AIS, 1601 Atlantic Ave., Atlantic City.
Alzheimer’s Support Group, for family members and caregivers of people with Alzheimer’s or dementia. 5:15 p.m. Second Tuesdays. Seashore Gardens Living Center, 22 W. Jimmie Leeds Road, Galloway.
“Clutter,” a weekly support group is offered to help individuals understand why they acquire/hold on to too many possessions and to learn ways to support a healthier lifestyle, 1 p.m. Wednesdays, Mental Health Association in Atlantic County, 4 E. Jimmie Leeds Road, Suite 8, Galloway. Optional ongoing series follows at 2 p.m., which offers an opportunity to learn skills and develop plans to help with the emotional and physical challenges related to clutter. (609) 652-3800, ext. 303. Email email@example.com.
Intensive Family Support Services Support Group, 10:30 a.m. second Thursdays. (609) 652-3800, ext. 301. Email firstname.lastname@example.org. Mental Health Association in Atlantic County, 4 E. Jimmie Leeds Road, Galloway.
Nar-Anon Family Group Meeting, a worldwide fellowship for people affected by a friend or family member with a drug addiction; as a Twelve-Step Program, they offer help by sharing experience, strength, and hope in a safe and anonymous forum, 6:30 p.m. Thursdays. (609) 805-3680. (609) 561-6019. Abundant Living Church, 849 Route 54, Buena Vista.
Celiac-Gluten Free Support Group, new members welcome, 7 p.m. third Tuesdays. Email Rosaliavalenti@aol.com. (609) 412-8361. AGA office, not affiliated with AGA, 3205 Fire Road, Egg Harbor Township.
Caregiver Support Group, offered by the Mental Health Association in Atlantic County in partnership with the Cape Atlantic Caregiver Coalition, for people caring for a child, spouse, sibling, parent or friend, includes resources, coping skills, self-care and support, 10 to 11:30 a.m. on the first and third Wednesdays of each month, free. (609) 652-3800, ext. 304. Email email@example.com. Royal Suites, 214 W. Jimmie Leeds Road, Galloway.
Aphasia Communication Group, offered by the Adler Aphasia Center and facilitated by a licensed speech language pathologist, provides people who have been diagnosed with aphasia with an opportunity to socialize with others who share similar experiences, provide tips to communicate more effectively, and provide time to practice communication skills in a natural environment; Aphasia is a language disorder caused by stroke or other brain injury; it affects spoken language, reading and writing, but does not affect a person’s intellect, 10 a.m. to noon on the second and fourth Fridays of each month. Registration required. Stockton University’s Kramer Hall, 30 Front St., Hammonton. To register: (973) 530-3981 or email firstname.lastname@example.org. Adler Aphasia Center information: (201) 368-8585 or www.adleraphasiacenter.org.
“New to Medicare,” sponsored by the Atlantic County Division of Intergenerational Services for Atlantic County residents who are interested in learning how to navigate the Medicare system and make informed decisions about their Medicare coverage; workshops will address enrollment, Medicare Parts A & B, Part D prescription drug coverage, supplemental coverage and Medicare Advantage Plans; information about programs that help low-income beneficiaries offset the cost of Medicare premiums and co-pays will also be provided; schedule includes: 5 to 7 p.m. Aug. 9, Atlantic County Library System/Ventnor, 6500 Atlantic Ave.; and 5 to 7 p.m. Aug. 18, Atlantic County Library/Hammonton, 451 S. Egg Harbor Road. (888) 426-9243.
Garden Talks, presented by the Atlantic County Utilities Authority and the Rutgers Cooperative Extension of Atlantic County’s Master Gardener Program, schedule includes: “Saving seeds, harvesting and preserving,” Aug. 17; “Cover crops and cleaning up your garden,” Sept. 21; and “Preparing for winter and getting a jump on spring,” Oct. 19, free. (609) 272-6950. www.acua.com/garden. Community Garden, Atlantic County Utilities Authority, 6700 Delilah Road, Egg Harbor Township.
19th annual Salute to Stockton lecture series, sponsored by Temple Emeth Shalom, in conjunction with Congregation Beth Judah, features presentations by faculty from Stockton University, schedule includes: “Women in Sports,” Aug. 5, Eileen Conran-Folks, director of Stockton’s Hammonton & Manahawkin Instructional Sites; “The Powerful ‘Town-Gown’ Engine,” Aug. 12, Laurie Greene, associate professor of Anthropology; and “Summer Songfest,” Aug. 19, Beverly Vaughn, professor of music; programs begin at 7:30 p.m., free. Beth Judah, 700 N. Swarthmore Ave., Ventnor.
Concert, a tribute to Nat & Natalie Cole, featuring several of Natalie Cole’s bandmates and Molly Ringwald, 8 p.m. July 29 and 30, tickets $25. (609) 626-3890. Stockton.edu/dante. Dante Hall Theater, 14. N. Mississippi Ave., Atlantic City.
Concert:Luke Bryan: Kill the Lights Tour, also features Little Big Town and Dustin Lynch, 7 p.m. July 29, tickets $27.50 to $146.75. livenation.com. BB&T Pavilion, Camden.
Concert: Cumberland County College Jazz Ensemble and Wind Symphony, 7 p.m. July 29, free. (856) 691-8600. Canale Park, Egg Harbor Township.
Concert: Heart, Joan Jett & the Blackhearts, Cheap Trick, 6:30 p.m. July 31, tickets $25.25 to $146.75. livenation.com. BB&T Pavilion, Camden.
Concert: Josh Groban, also features Sarah McLachlan, Foy Vance, 7 p.m. Aug. 3, tickets $28 to $166.75. livenation.com. BB&T Pavilion, Camden.
Concert: Snoop Dogg & Wiz Khalifa: The High Road Tour, also features Kevin Gates, Jhene Aiko, Casey Veggies and DJ Drama, 7 p.m. Aug. 5, tickets $26 to $104.50. livenation.com. BB&T Pavilion, Camden.
Concert: I Love The 90s With Salt N Pepa & More, also features Vanilla Ice, Kid N Play, Coolio, Color Me Badd, Young MC, All-4-One, 6 p.m. Aug. 6, tickets $20 to $104.50. livenation.com. BB&T Pavilion, Camden.
Concert: Creedence Clearwater Revisited, features the music of Creedence Clearwater Revival including “Susie Q,” “Proud Mary,” “Down on the Corner,” “Fortunate Son,” “Who’ll Stop the Rain,” and more performed by some of the original members of Creedence Clearwater Revival, 8 p.m. Aug. 5, tickets $49.50 to $65. (800) 745-3000. www.ticketmaster.com. www.tropicana.net. Tropicana, 2831 Boardwalk, Atlantic City.
Concert: Diamond Rio, known for songs including “How Your Love Makes Me Feel,” “One More Day,” “Beautiful Mess” and “Unbelievable,” 8 p.m. Aug. 19, tickets $40. (856) 384-8381. www.thebroadwaytheatre.org. Broadway Theatre of Pitman, 43 S. Broadway, Pitman.
Concert: The LOVER to DEF Tour!, features Arsenal presenting a Loverboy/Def Leppard tribute event which includes performances of “Take Me to the Top,” “Turn Me Loose,” “Workin for the Weekend” and more, 8 p.m. Aug. 20, tickets $25. (856) 384-8381. www.thebroadwaytheatre.org. Broadway Theatre of Pitman, 43 S. Broadway, Pitman.
Concert: Lonestar, a multi-platinum country quartet, known for hit-songs including “Tequila Talkin,” “What About Now,” “My Front Porch Looking In” and “I’m Already There,” 8 p.m. Aug. 26, tickets $40. (856) 384-8381. www.thebroadwaytheatre.org. Broadway Theatre of Pitman, 43 S. Broadway, Pitman.
Concert: Jukebox Memories, enjoy the jukebox hits of the 1950s, 1960s and the 1970s with Brian McCollough, a Roy Orbison and Conway Twitty tribute artist, as he sings classic songs including “Blue Bayou,” “Oh Pretty Woman,” “Hello Darlin” and “It’s Only Make Believe,” and The American Longboards, who will perform hits by artists including Peggy Lee, Nancy Sinatra, The Safaris, The Beach Boys and more, 8 p.m. Aug. 27, tickets $25. (856) 384-8381. www.thebroadwaytheatre.org. Broadway Theatre of Pitman, 43 S. Broadway, Pitman.
“Beyond the Barrens: A Pinelands Speaker Series,” presented by Batsto Citizens Committee and Wharton State Forest, topics include historical, cultural and natural aspects of South Jersey, 1 p.m. Second Saturdays, admission $2. Batsto Visitors Center, Wharton State Forest, Hammonton. (609) 561-0024. www.batstovillage.org.
Technology workshops for older adults, sponsored by the Stockton Center on Successful Aging, schedule includes: Introduction to Personal Computers for Beginners, 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Aug. 5; Thumb Drives, 11 a.m. to noon. Aug. 12; and Internet Banking, 12:30 to 1:30 p.m. Aug. 12, registration required, free admission and parking. (609) 626-3591. www.stockton.edu/scosa. Stockton Carnegie Center, 35 S. Dr. MLK Blvd., Atlantic City.
“Laughter is the Best Medicine,” sponsored by the Stockton Center on Successful Aging, a workshop for older adults, Maryann Prudhomme will discuss how to use humor and laughter to feel better and age well, luncheon, 1 p.m., presentation, 2 p.m. Aug. 3, free, reservations required. (609) 625-4878. Email email@example.com. Woodview Estates Assisted Living, 5030 Unami Blvd., Mays Landing.
“Laughter is the Best Medicine,” sponsored by the Stockton Center on Successful Aging, a workshop for older adults, Maryann Prudhomme will discuss how to use humor and laughter to feel better and age well, luncheon, 10:30 to 11:30 a.m. Aug. 4, free. www.stockton.edu/scosa. Hammonton Senior Center, 310 Bellevue Ave., Hammonton.
“Medical Care in Retirement: Take Care of Yourself So Others Won’t Have To,” sponsored by the Stockton Center on Successful Aging, a financial management workshop for older adults, presented by Charles C. Weeks Jr., a certified financial planner and founder and president of Barrister Wealth Management, includes a discussion of Medicare, Medigap and long-term care insurance, 11 a.m. to noon Aug. 11. (609) 626-3591. www.stockton.edu/scosa. Hammonton Canoe Club Senior Center, 100 Sports Drive, Hammonton.
Senior exercise, 11 a.m. to noon Mondays and Fridays, free. (856) 322-7082. Email Hammontonseniors@gmail.com. Canoe Club of Hammonton, Hammonton Lake Park.
Book Club, 1 p.m. second Mondays, free. (856) 322-7082. Email Hammontonseniors@gmail.com. Canoe Club of Hammonton, Hammonton Lake Park.
Crocheting, knitting and stitch work, all skill levels, Miss Suzi, 2 to 4 p.m. Wednesdays, free. (609) 704-5752. Email Hammontonseniors@gmail.com. Canoe Club of Hammonton, Hammonton Lake Park.
Fourth annual Peach Party, hosted by MainStreet Hammonton, features a variety of peach treats and drinks, South Jersey bluegrass band, Home Cookin’, “Best Peach Fuzz Baby Contest,” games including peach toss, giveaways, food trucks and more 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. July 30. (609) 567-9014. www.facebook.com/hammontonpeachparty. Vine Street, Hammonton.
National Night Out, sponsored by the Somers Point Police Department and the Municipal Drug Alliance, features a family beach concert with the SSP’s and Strange Brew; WAYV 95.1 live broadcast; appearance by New Jersey Chapter of The Ghostbusters; K-9 demonstration by the Somers Point Police; helicopter rescue demonstration by the U.S. Coast Guard; strolling entertainment, face painting; opportunity to meet with local politicians, fire departments and emergency management representatives; hot dogs, snacks, beverages and ice cream. 5 to 8 p.m. Aug. 2, free. (609) 927-7161. William Morrow Beach, Bay Avenue, Somers Point.
New Jersey Fringe Festival, founded by the Eagle Theatre, selections range from small musicals, to cutting edge original work, one-man/one-woman shows, puppetry and more; performances range from 25 to 75 minutes and are performed multiple times throughout the day; also includes a festival area with street performers, musicians, interactive art experiences, food vendors and a craft beer and wine garden; Aug. 5 to 7, tickets $25 for Saturday Day Pass; $20 for Friday and Sunday Day Pass; or $40 for All Access Weekend Pass; access to the festival area is free and open to the public. Downtown Hammonton. (609) 704-5012. www.jerseyfringe.com.
Annual City-Wide Yard Sale Day, 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. Aug. 6. Egg Harbor City.
Stand-Up Comedy Night, features three of the region’s most renowned comics and a wine lounge, 7:30 and 10 p.m. Oct. 22, tickets $25. (609) 704-5012. theeagletheatre.com. Eagle Theatre, 208 Vine St., Hammonton.
Farmers Market, presented by Sustainable EHC, 4 to 7:30 p.m. Fridays, through Sept. 2. (609) 965-9291. sustainableehc.org. Buffalo Avenue side of Lincoln Park, 700 White Horse Pike, Egg Harbor City.
Food Truck Friday, enjoy lunch offered by a variety of food trucks, 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Fridays through Sept. 2. (609) 449-4500. www.basspro.com. Bass Pro Shops, 30 N. Christopher Columbus Blvd., Atlantic City.
Car Cruises, 5 to 8 p.m. second and fourth Fridays through Sept. 23. (609) 748-8999. www.ColonialInnSmithville.com. Historic Smithville, The Village Greene, Route 9 and Moss Mill Road, Smithville.
Absecon Lighthouse, the tallest lighthouse in New Jersey offers views of Atlantic City and Brigantine, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Friday through Wednesday and 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. Thursdays, through Sept. 5, admission to climb the 228 steps to the top, $7 for adults, $5 for seniors, $4 for children 4 to 12, $3 for Atlantic City residents and free for active military members; dogs on leashes are welcome; free parking and free admission to the museum space and keeper’s cottage. (609) 449-1360. www.abseconlighthouse.org. Absecon Lighthouse, 31 S. Rhode Island Ave., Atlantic City.
Community Farm Market, sponsored by Weymouth Township School’s Green Team, features local growers, crafters and artisans selling their goods; prepared foods for sale, music and activities for children, 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturdays in July. Weymouth Township Municipal Building, 45 S. Jersey Ave., Dorothy. (609) 476-2633. Email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Magique: Remixed, features the magic duo of Kevin and Caruso in a family-friendly show that includes a whirlwind of magic, music, comedy, showgirls, costumes and pure razzle dazzle, various times through Sept. 9, tickets $30 for adults and $15 for ages 16 and younger or $40 for VIP. (800) 745-3000. www.ticketmaster.com. www.tropicana.net. Tropicana, 2831 Boardwalk, Atlantic City.
“The Producers,” washed up Broadway Producer Max Bialystock teams up with timid accountant Leo Bloom in a get-rich-quick scheme to put on what they hope to be Broadway’s biggest flop ever so they can skim the profits off the top and flee to Rio; however, the show become an overnight smash hit; songs include “King of Broadway,” “I Wanna Be a Producer,” “When You Got It,” “Flaunt It,” “We Can Do It” and more, various times through Aug. 7, tickets $28. (856) 384-8381. www.thebroadwaytheatre.org. Broadway Theatre of Pitman, 43 S. Broadway, Pitman.
Information on VA, federal, state and county veterans benefits, with veterans advocate Lou Green, 9:30 a.m. to 4 p.m., first Wednesday of each month, Hamilton Mall, Black Horse Pike, Mays Landing, Ruby Tuesday entrance.