Places to go, things to do
English as a Second Language Class, 10:30 a.m. to noon Mondays in August. (609) 567-2900. hammontonfamilysuccess.org. Hammonton Family Success Center, 310 Bellevue Ave., Hammonton.
Computers 101, 10 a.m. to noon Aug. 23 and Sept. 6 and 27, registration required. (609) 567-2900. hammontonfamilysuccess.org. Hammonton Family Success Center, 310 Bellevue Ave., Hammonton.
Crocheting, for adults, learn how to crochet scarves, hats and blankets; materials provided; and all skill levels are welcome, 10 a.m. to noon Tuesdays in September. (609) 567-2900. hammontonfamilysuccess.org. Hammonton Family Success Center, 310 Bellevue Ave., Hammonton.
Children’s Fall Photography Exhibit, features a display of fall photos submitted by children, 4 to 5 p.m. Sept. 14. (609) 567-2900. Hammonton Family Success Center, 310 Bellevue Ave., Hammonton.
Exhibit: Blacks In Blue, focuses on African Americans who have served on the police force including Maggie Creswell, the first African American female police officer in the country, the state of New Jersey, and the City of Atlantic City; and Joseph Allmond, who worked his way through the ranks to become Atlantic City’s first African American Chief of Police, through Aug. 31, free, donations accepted. (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: “On the Road Again,” features planes, trains and automobiles, destinations, things and people you see along the road, as well as portraits of Willie Nelson, during August. (609) 567-5360. hammontonartscenter.org. Hammonton Arts Center, 219 Bellevue Ave., Hammonton.
Exhibit/Opening: Atlantic County Veterans Museum, features military artifacts and personal donations from every war and conflict beginning with the Revolutionary War, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Thursday, Friday and Saturday, free admission. (609) 909-5859. www.aclink.org/vetsmuseum. Atlantic County Veterans Museum, Daniel Estell House, 189 State Route 50, Estell Manor, adjacent to the Atlantic County Park and veterans cemetery.
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. (609) 927-2900. www.somerspointhistory.org. Somers Point Historical Museum, 745 Shore Road, Somers Point.
Exhibit: Stealing Home: How Jackie Robinson Changed America, through Aug. 31, free, donations accepted. (609) 350-6662. www.aahmsnj.org. African American Heritage Museum of Southern New Jersey at The Noyes Arts Garage, 2200 Fairmount Ave., Atlantic City.
Film Screening: “For Your Convenience,” written and directed by Matthew Talbot, St. Augustine Prep, Class of 2018, and Joey Celia, Williamstown High School, Class of 2017, the movie tells the story of two teenagers whose lives become complicated when they take up crime to pay for college tuition; includes a brief introduction by Talbot and Celia; following the screening, the directors, cast and crew will be available to answer questions regarding the filmmaking process; recommended for ages 14 and older; film contains adult language; doors open, 6:30 p.m., movie, 7 p.m. Sept. 14, tickets $5. (856) 685-6664. www.kathedral.com. Kathedral Event Center, 499 S. Egg Harbor Road, Hammonton.
Film: Rocky Horror Picture Show, for ages 16 and older, doors open, 11 p.m., show, 11:59 p.m., Oct. 27, tickets $15, includes official prop bag; no outside props allowed. (856) 685-6664. www.kathedral.com. Kathedral Event Center, 499 S. Egg Harbor Road, 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.
Movie Matinee: “A Dog’s Purpose!,” 10 a.m. Aug. 25, free, registration required. (609) 567-2900. hammontonfamilysuccess.org. Hammonton Family Success Center, 310 Bellevue Ave., Hammonton.
Summer Reading Support, for students in kindergarten through eighth grade; bring school-assigned summer reading assignments for reading and project guidance; parents welcome to participate, 2 to 3 p.m. Tuesdays through Aug. 29. (609) 567-2900. Hammonton Family Success Center, 310 Bellevue Ave., Hammonton.
Open Recreation, for children of all ages, features table games, computer lab and more, 3 to 4:30 p.m. Wednesdays in September, registration required. (609) 567-2900. Hammonton Family Success Center, 310 Bellevue Ave., Hammonton.
Children’s Theater: “Jack and the Beanstalk,” find out what happens when Jack trades his cow for magic beans and then meets a goose, a harp and a mean-tempered giant, 10:30 a.m. Sept. 29 and 10 a.m. and 1 p.m. Sept. 30, tickets $6 to $9. (856) 384-8381. www.thebroadwaytheatre.org. Broadway Theatre of Pitman, 43 S. Broadway, Pitman.
Annual Chicken Barbecue, takeouts only, noon to 5 p.m. Aug. 26, tickets, available in advance or at the door, $10, includes one-half chicken, corn on the cob, tomato, hard boiled egg, pickles, roll and butter; deliveries may be available for large orders. (856) 697-1967. Minotola United Methodist Church, 905 Central Ave., Minotola.
End of Summer Shore Tour Celebration, for ages 21 and older, features Jersey shore speciaties including: Atlantic City’s casino games and gambling; Wildwood’s carnival style boardwalk games; Ocean City Boardwalk food such as pizza, fudge and popcorn; and Cape May’s seafood specialties, such as scallops; plus cash bar available, 6:30 to 10:30 p.m. Sept. 22, tickets $75, includes $25 voucher for casino and boardwalk games; advance ticket purchase required. Proceeds benefit the Cumberland Cape Atlantic YMCA/YMCA of Vineland’s Annual Giving Campaign, which helps the Y Cares, Livestrong and diabetes initiatives. (856) 691-0030. www.ccaymca.org. Merighi’s Savoy Inn, East Vineland.
Atlantic Cape Community College Scramble “Fore” Scholarships Golf Tournament, tournament follows a scramble format, shotgun start, 11:30 a.m. Oct. 13, fee $150 per person and $500 per foursome, includes golf, a complimentary gift, lunch and awards dinner. (609) 463-3670. email@example.com. Cape May National Golf Club, Route 9, Cape May.
HEALTH & FITNESS
AMI Foundation’s Dr. Jan Astin Mobile Digital Mammography Van, for women age 40 and older with no current or past breast issues; screenings are processed through insurance; appointments encouraged, but walk-ins welcome; a prescription may not be needed; Atlantic County schedule: Atlantic County Health Services, Northfield, Aug. 23. (609) 677-9729. www.amifoundation.net.
Yoga for beginners, sponsored by Atlantic County Division of Parks and Recreation and Department of Public Works, relax while learning basic Yoga forms and breathing; participants should dress in loose fitting clothing and casual footgear, and bring water, yoga mat and towel, 9 a.m. Aug. 23. (609) 625-1897. Atlantic County Park at Lake Lenape West, 753 Park Road, Mays Landing.
“Why Eat Clean and Organic?,” hosted by Gilda’s Club at AtlantiCare, features presentation by Nicole LaTorre, owner and manager of “Just Eat Clean,” and Jen and Johnny Reedie, who own and operate “Just Organics Box,” lunch, noon, presentation, 12:30 p.m. Aug. 23, free; reservations required. (609) 407-4788. Email firstname.lastname@example.org. www.gildasclubsouthjersey.org. Joseph Stella MD Conference Room, AtlantiCare Cancer Care Institute, AtlantiCare Health Park, Building 400, Egg Harbor Township.
Healthy Moms, Healthy Babies, representatives of South Jersey Family Medical Center will discuss maternal health prior to the diaper drive; diapers will be available while supplies last; workshop get first choice of diapers, 3 p.m. Aug. 25, registration required. (609) 569-0376. Inland Family Success Center 3050 Spruce Ave., Egg Harbor Township.
Hoarding conference, presented by Stockton University’s social work and occupational therapy programs, in partnership with the Atlantic County Hoarding Task Force, topics include: health and safety issues; tools for hoarding assessment; the roles of various professionals in addressing issues; effective harm reduction strategies; tools for facilitating intervention; and ways to assist an individual with downsizing, 9 a.m. to noon and/or 1:30 to 4:30 p.m. Sept. 13, cost $40 for one-half day or $70 for full day. (609) 652-3800. Dante Hall, 14 N. Mississippi Ave., Atlantic City.
Motor(less) Nights, during these events one of the park’s world-class road courses will be available for all non-motorized activities including bicycling, running/walking with or without strollers, skateboarding, rollerblading and more; participants are required to wear proper safety equipment, 6 p.m. to sunset Sept. 21 and Oct. 19, free admission. (856) 327-8000. www.njmp.com. New Jersey Motorsports Park, 8000 Dividing Creek Road, Millville.
Interactive workshop series for individuals with a physical or mental disability, topics include: decision making, problem solving, communicating with others and strategies for stress management, 10 a.m. Thursdays, free. (609) 748-2253. Email email@example.com. Artemis Center for Independent Living, 4 E. Jimmie Leeds Road, Suite 7, Galloway.
Zumba, with Kymbah, 6 p.m. Fridays and 9 a.m. Saturdays, first session free. Dr. Martin Luther King Center, 661 Jackson Road, Newtonville.
Ehlers-Danlos Support Group, for individuals living with disorders that affect connective tissue, skin, joints, or blood vessel walls, will meet to find support, learn strategies for coping, and share the latest information, noon Mondays. (609) 748-2253. Email firstname.lastname@example.org. Artemis Center for Independent Living, 4 E. Jimmie Leeds Road, Suite 7, Galloway.
Child Abuse Support for Adults, a peer-run, weekly meeting for adults who have experienced physical, sexual and/or emotional child abuse or neglect; hosted by a trained facilitator with Adult Survivors of Child Abuse, 6:30 p.m. Tuesdays. (609) 652-3800. Email email@example.com. Atlantic Cape Family Support Organization Offices, 950 Tilton Road, Suite 108, Northfield.
Parent of a Special Needs Child Group, a peer run meeting, which is a networking and support group for parents/caregivers of a special needs child to discuss challenges, worries, interests and experiences, 6 p.m. on the first Monday of each month. (609) 748-2253. Artemis Center for Independent Living, 4 E. Jimmie Leeds Road, Suite 7, Galloway.
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.
Speak of the Spectrum Group, a meeting for LGBTQ individuals and supportive family/friends which offers an opportunity to discuss experiences, learn about the community, find support and discuss relevant topics, meets at 6 p.m. on the first and third Mondays of each month at the Mental Health Association in Atlantic County, 4 E. Jimmie Leeds Road, Suite 8, Galloway. (609) 652-3800.
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.
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.
Garden talks, held in partnership with the Rutgers Master Gardeners of Atlantic County, for experienced and beginning gardeners, schedule includes: Aug. 23, saving seeds, harvesting and preserving; Sept. 27, cover crops and cleaning up your garden; and Oct. 25, preparing for winter and getting a jump on spring; talks start at 6 p.m., free admission. (609) 272-6950. www.acua.com. Atlantic County Utilities Authority’s Environmental Park/Community Garden, 6700 Delilah Road, Egg Harbor Township.
Conversations Matter: Advance Care Planning Group Class, for ages 18 and older, learn about the importance of Advance Directives, how to speak with your family and loved ones about your end of life wishes, and how to work with your healthcare provider to complete Advance Directive forms, 5 to 6 p.m. Sept. 20, free. (888) 569-1000. www.atlanticare.org. AtlantiCare LifeCenter, AtlantiCare Health Park, Egg Harbor Township.
Buena Vista Township’s Summer Concert Series, 7 to 9 p.m. Wednesdays, weather permitting; schedule includes: Dr. Cheeko, Aug. 23; rain date Aug. 30. www.buenavistanj.com. Michael Debbi Park, 315 Cedar Ave., Richland.
Concert: Smokey Robinson, 9 p.m. Aug. 25, tickets $55 to $105. (800) 745-3000. www.ticketmaster.com. Tropicana Casino, Brighton and Boardwalk, Atlantic City.
Concert: Jefferson Starship, 8 p.m. Sept. 9, tickets $25 to $45. (800) 745-3000. www.ticketmaster.com. Tropicana Casino, Brighton and Boardwalk, Atlantic City.
Concert: TOTO and Pat Benatar and Neil Giraldo, 8 p.m. Sept. 16, tickets $55 to $200. (800) 745-3000. www.ticketmaster.com. Tropicana Casino, Brighton and Boardwalk, Atlantic City.
Concert: SOF and Nancy Malcun, doors open, 6:30 p.m., show, 7 p.m., Sept. 23, tickets $10. (856) 685-6664. www.kathedral.com. Kathedral Event Center, 499 S. Egg Harbor Road, Hammonton.
Concert: Burlap to Cashmere, doors open, 7 p.m., show, 8 p.m., Oct. 6, tickets $18.75 to $45. (856) 685-6664. www.kathedral.com. Kathedral Event Center, 499 S. Egg Harbor Road, Hammonton.
Concert: Paul Revere's Raiders, features the showmanship and hits of Paul Revere & the Raiders, 8 p.m. Oct. 13, tickets $35. (856) 384-8381. www.thebroadwaytheatre.org. Broadway Theatre of Pitman, 43 S. Broadway, Pitman.
Concert: The Brooklyn Bridge, this doo-wop group is known for songs including “Worst That Could Happen,” “Welcome Me Love” and “Blessed Is The Rain,” also features opening act of the First Ladies of Rock & Soul, 8 p.m. Oct. 14, tickets $35. (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.
Scams and other senior related items, presented by the Hammonton Police Department, 11 a.m. Aug. 29; lunch available for $4, registration required. (609) 567-4341.Email Hammontonseniors@gmail.com. Canoe Club of Hammonton, Hammonton Lake Park.
Shore Senior Social, a free monthly social and educational event for seniors hosted by Shore Medical Center’s senior volunteers and featuring Bingo, complimentary refreshments, and an educational session hosted by a Shore health expert, 3 to 4 p.m. Sept. 20. DiOrio Hall, Shore Medical Center, Somers Point.
Senior University: Join Chiropractor Karen Callaghan of Atlantic County Family Spine and Rehab Center for “Senior Spine Health,” lecture, 11 a.m., followed by lunch, Sept. 26, registration required. (609) 272-6287. AtlantiCare LifeCenter, AtlantiCare Health Park, Egg Harbor Township.
Senior exercise, 10:30 a.m. to noon Mondays and Fridays, free. (609) 567-4341. Email Hammontonseniors@gmail.com. Canoe Club of Hammonton, Hammonton Lake Park.
Chair yoga for seniors, 1 p.m. Wednesdays, free. (609) 567-4341.Email Hammontonseniors@gmail.com. Canoe Club of Hammonton, Hammonton Lake Park.
Book Club, 1:15 p.m. second Friday of each month, free. (609) 567-4341. Email Hammontonseniors@gmail.com. Canoe Club of Hammonton, Hammonton Lake Park.
Crocheting, knitting and stitch work, all skill levels, 2 to 4 p.m. Wednesdays, free. (609) 704-5752. Email Hammontonseniors@gmail.com. Canoe Club of Hammonton, Hammonton Lake Park.
Pinochle, card playing and board games, Monday through Friday, free. (609) 704-5752. Email Hammontonseniors@gmail.com. Canoe Club of Hammonton, Hammonton Lake Park.
Meeting: Atlantic Audubon Society, includes social hour followed by a presentation “The Second Half of the Journey,” 6:30 p.m. Aug. 23, free, public welcome. Atlantic County Library, 306 E. Jim Leeds Road, Galloway.
Trivia Night, 7 to 9 p.m. Thursdays. (609) 965-2111. www.renaultwinery.com. Renault Winery, 72 Bremen Ave., Egg Harbor City.
Farmers Market and Craft Fair, presented by Shore Medical Center in partnership with The AC Hub and Somers Point-Community First, features local produce, food and craft vendors, plus additional offerings such as nutrition and wellness educators, yoga, local honey, fresh cut flowers and more, 2 to 6 p.m. Fridays, through September, free admission; parking available in the medical center lot for $5. A portion of the proceeds from the event will be donated to Shore’s Cancer Center. (609) 377-8484. Email email@example.com. Bay Avenue between Medical Center Way and New York Avenue, Somers Point.
Fireworks, 10 p.m. Saturdays through Sept. 9, free. (800) 843-8767. Tropicana, 2831 Boardwalk, Atlantic City.
Nik Wallenda’s Zirkus II, a thrilling family-friendly variety show starring celebrated wire walker Nik Wallenda and an international troupe of circus performers, various times through Sept. 4, tickets $30 for adults and $15 for children age 15 and younger. (800) 745-3000. www.ticketmaster.com. Tropicana Casino, Brighton and Boardwalk, Atlantic City.
Atlantic City Air Show: Thunder Over the Boardwalk, 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Aug. 23. Free to view from the beach but “VIP” options available. airshow.acchamber.com. 2300 Boardwalk, Atlantic City.
TD Bank Presents: Learn About Foreclosure, meet with a representative of TD Bank to get answers to questions about foreclosure, 6 p.m. Aug. 23, registration required. (609) 569-0376. Inland Family Success Center 3050 Spruce Ave., Egg Harbor Township.
Kathedral Dinner Series: The Platters, features dinner from Columbia II Restaurant in Hammonton, doors open, 6 p.m., show, 8 p.m. Aug. 25, tickets $69 to $75. (856) 685-6664. www.kathedral.com. Kathedral Event Center, 499 S. Egg Harbor Road, Hammonton.
Eagle Theatre’s Stand-Up Comedy Series, for ages 18 and older, performers include host Kevin Hurley, headliner Julia Scotti, the Crazy Old Lady of Comedy; Sharrott Wine Lounge opens 45 minutes prior to each performance, 7 and 9:30 p.m. Aug. 26, tickets $25. (609) 704-5012. www.eagletheatre.org. Eagle Theatre, 208 Vine St., Hammonton.
Third annual outdoor Touch A Truck event, hosted by MainStreet Hammonton and sponsored and developed by Toy Market, includes interactive games, music and giveaways for children and their families; free activities include access to trucks, vehicles and equipment, along with children’s drivers licenses, a sand pile, a LEGO vehicle building area, games and prizes; also, Kitchen 19 will feature a hot dog bar; noon to 4 p.m. Aug. 27. (609) 561-2121. www.mytoymarket.com. Vine Street parking lot behind the Toy Market, 200 Bellevue Ave., and on Second Street, Hammonton.
Atlantic City Ballet: Ballet Goes Broadway, 4 p.m. Aug. 27, tickets $45. (609) 348-7201. www.acballet.com. Circus Maximus Theater, Caesars Hotel & Casino, Atlantic City.
Rabies clinic, dogs must be on leashes and cats must be in carriers, 9 to 11 a.m. Aug. 27, free. (609) 485-2345. www.atlantic-county.org/animal-shelter. Atlantic County Animal Shelter, 240 Old Turnpike Road, Pleasantville.
Hammonton First Event, official opening of campaign headquarters with live music, food and drinks, 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. Aug. 30, free. (609) 385-6088. Email firstname.lastname@example.org. www.facebook.com/hammonton1st. Hammonton First, 210 Bellevue Ave., Downtown Hammonton.
Hammonton Historic Walking Trail Tours, hosted by the Hammonton Historic Preservation Commission, guided tours will include stops in the historic commercial and the historic residential districts of downtown Hammonton; participants will learn about the unique historical architectural features of each building, as well as interesting facts and details about the early downtown businesses; participants will receive a copy of the Sesquicentennial Edition (1866-2016) of the Historic Walking Trail Guide; participants should wear comfortable shoes and dress for the weather; space is limited; 1 to 3 p.m. Sept. 9, cost $10, proceeds benefit the Hammonton Historical Society. Call (609) 561-1955 and leave your name, phone number and the number of guests. Starting point: Eagle Theatre, 208 Vine St., Hammonton.
Kathedral Dinner Series: Tony Sands/The Rat Pack Together Again, features dinner from Columbia II Restaurant in Hammonton, doors open, 6:30 p.m., show, 8 p.m. Sept. 22, tickets $65; proceeds benefit the Saint Mary of Mount Carmel Parish. (856) 685-6664. www.kathedral.com. Kathedral Event Center, 499 S. Egg Harbor Road, Hammonton.
Public hearing, regarding the proposed Atlantic County Master Plan, Open Space and Recreation Plan, and Farmland Preservation Plan, 6 p.m. Sept. 27. www.aclink.org/planning. Anthony “Tony” Canale Training Center, 5033 English Creek Ave., Egg Harbor Township.
Teresa Giudice, for ages 18 and older, moderated by James Leonard Jr., Esq., features Giudice, a star of Bravo’s “The Real Housewives of New Jersey,” a limited number of meet and greet tickets are available; copies of Giudice’s new book, “Standing Strong,” will be available; doors open, 7 p.m., show, 8 p.m., Oct. 21, tickets $69 to $99. (856) 685-6664. www.kathedral.com. Kathedral Event Center, 499 S. Egg Harbor Road, Hammonton.
Horsepower by the Bay, hosted by Somers Point Historical Society, a car and boat show, flea market, craft show, swap meet vendors and food vendors, Oct. 21. Email Lnmac1229@aol.com. Bay Avenue, Somers Point.
“Shrek, The Musical,” join Shrek, an impatient ogre, and his enthusiastic sidekick, Donkey, as they attempt to save Princess Fiona in this musical adaptation of the Dreamworks film, various times Sept. 15 through Oct. 8, 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.