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Civic news is due Thursday at 5 p.m. the week before publication. Any changes in meeting times and locations can be submitted directly to The Hammonton Gazette. Civic news and announcements can be submitted by sending an e-mail to: editor@hammontongazette.com


 

Wednesday, April 9

The Hammonton Environmental Commission will meet at 7:30 p.m. at Hammonton Town Hall, 100 Central Ave.
Girl Scout Troop #6045 will meet at 2:30 p.m. at the Presbyterian Church, located at 326 E. Bellevue Ave.
The Hammonton Senior Citizens will meet 8:30 a.m. at Fire Co. No. 2, located on the White Horse Pike. For more information, call Pat Campanella at 561-8570.
The Exchange Club will meet at 7 p.m. at Rocco’s Town House, located at 21 N. Third Street.
The Hammonton Ministerium Good Samaritan Center will provide meals at the Atlantic County Human Resources Building, 310 Bellevue Ave., from 5 p.m. to 6:30 p.m.
 

Thursday, April 10

The Rotary Club of Hammonton will meet at 7 p.m., at Rocco’s Townhouse. Call 561-8316 for more information.
The Hammonton Chamber of Commerce will have its board meeting at noon at Annata Wine Bar, located at 216 Bellevue Ave.
The VFW Passalaqua Post 1026 will meet at 7:30 p.m. at the VFW Post Hall, located at 390 S. Egg Harbor Rd. Dinners will be held on Monday nights at 6 p.m. at the hall. 

 

Monday, April 14

The Sons of Italy #1648 will hold their executive meeting at 7 p.m. located at the lodge, 427 N. Third St..
 

Tuesday, April 15

The Woman’s Civic Club of Hammonton will meet at 7:30 p.m. at the Liberty and Broadway clubhouse, located at 418 Liberty St.
Boy Scout Troop 58 and Cub Scout Pack 58 will meet at 7 p.m. at the Presbyterian Church, located at 326 Bellevue Ave.
The Hammonton Democratic Club will meet at 7:30 p.m. at the Atlantic County Library – Hammonton Branch, located at 451 S. Egg Harbor Rd.
The Red Hat Society, Jersey Tomato Chapter, will meet at 6 p.m. at Rocco’s Town House, located at 21 N. Third St.
The Kiwanis Club of Hammonton will meet at 6:30 p.m. at the Maplewood, located at 470 S. White Horse Pike.
The Lions Club of Hammonton will meet at 6:15 p.m. at Marcello’s Restaurant, located at 225 Bellevue Avenue. For more information call Arthur Orsi at 561-2343.
 

Wednesday, April 16

The Hammonton Planning Board will meet at 7:30 p.m. at Hammonton Town Hall, located at 100 Central Ave.
Girl Scout Troop #6045 will meet at 2:30 p.m. at the Presbyterian Church, located at 326 E. Bellevue Ave.
The Hammonton Senior Citizens will meet at noon at the Fire Co. No. 2, located on the White Horse Pike.
The Exchange Club will meet at 7 p.m. at Rocco’s Town House, 21 N. Third St.
The Hammonton Ministerium Good Samaritan Center will provide meals at the Atlantic County Human Resources Building, 310 Bellevue Ave., from 5 p.m. to 6:30 p.m.
 

Other Events

The Hammonton Canoe Club will host the following events: Every Monday and Friday at 1 p.m. is Senior Exercise sponsored by Atlanticare Regional Medical Center. Led by Carol Martynuik, a certified instructor in Senior Fitness. Join us for fitness, friends and fun at the Canoe Club; Every Wednesday at 1 p.m. is Chair Yoga for Seniors, sponsored by Hammonton Recreation Department. Relieve mental stress and relax body tension with this gentle exercise that is designed for the limitations that age places on the body. Taught by Carol Martynuik; Every Wednesday from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. is crocheting with Suzi Deininger. Start a new project or complete an old one with this happy group of crochet enthusiasts. All skill levels are welcome. Instruction available. Donations of extra crochet materials you may have are always needed. Call Suzi at 704-5752 for more information; On Thursday, April 10 at 11 a.m. Dr. John Mazzeo, audiologist in Hammonton, presents “Can You Hear Me Now?” a program on hearing loss and remediation. A luncheon follows lecture at noon, for a requested donation of $3; On Thursday, April 17 at 11 a.m. Atlanticare sponsors a lecture on a senior-related health issue. A luncheon follows lecture at noon, for a requested donation of $3; On Tuesday, April 22 at 1 p.m. is Bingo at Hammonton Health & Rehab on the White Horse Pike with complimentary lunch. Game prizes are local retail store gift cards. Join the fun; On Thursday, April 24 at 11 a.m. Bill Parkhurst of the Hammonton Historical Society presents “The History of the Parkhurst Family.” Bill’s family is one of the earliest settlers in the town of Hammonton. Lunch follows for a requested donation of $3; The Hammonton Canoe Club spring bus trip to the American Music Theater in Lancaster, Pa. will be on Saturday, May 10. See the production Music of the Night and hear the songs of Andrew Lloyd Weber. A complete luncheon at the Eden Resort is included for only $90. Call Carmela at 561-4734 for more information and to reserve your place on the luxury bus; Card players gather every afternoon (pinochle is always a favorite). The coffee and tea pot is always on so come out and greet old friends and make new ones at the Canoe Club! For more information or to register for any event, stop by or call the club (M-F from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.) at (856) 322-7082 or e-mail at HammontonSeniors@gmail.com (Be sure to register for lunch events).
The masons and boy scouts are teaming up to hold a Fish Fry every Friday until Easter except for Good Friday at the Masonic Lodge on Peach St. and Central Ave. from 4 p.m. to 7 p.m. The dinners which cost $10 can be eaten at the lodge or taken out. The meal consists of two large pieces of fish, fries and coleslaw. The funds that are raised will benefit both groups for their charities.
The Hammonton Lions Club will honor Marie Fucetola as its 2014 Citizen of the Year at a dinner on Friday, April 11, at the Tomasello Winery on White Horse Pike. The event will begin at 6:30 p.m. Tickets for the dinner are $40 per person and can be obtained by calling Sue at 561-7866, Lisa at 576-9602, Carol at 561-7012 or Mary at 561-8585.
Hammonton ShopRite will host an Easter egg hunt on Saturday, April 12 at 1 p.m. in the back of the building. The event is for children up to eight years old. Prizes will be given for first, second and third place.
Napa Auto Parts will have a free car show, hosted by Cruisin’ Classics Auto Club Inc. and Val-U Auto Parts LLC on Sunday, April 27 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. (raindate Sunday, May 4), located at 301 S. White Horse Pike in Hammonton. The fundraiser will benefit local food banks. Help reach the goal of $1,500.
The Knitting Club will meet the first and third Wednesday of each month at Casciano Coffee Bar & Sweetery (crocheters welcome). For more information you can e-mail Heather at heather.l.knapp@hotmail.com.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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