Good Shepherd Regional School Designer Bag Bingo, Friday, Oct. 26, St. Teresa of Calcutta Parish, McDaid Hall, Emerald Ave., Haddon Twp. Doors open at 6 p.m., games start at 7. Tickets, $35/per person includes games, soda, water & desserts. Contact Jen Shepherd, 609-792-5659/ No one under 18 admitted.

Knights of Columbus Council #6735, Texas Hold’em Poker Tournament, Friday, Nov. 16 at 7 p.m., St. Peter, Merchantville parish gym. Proceeds benefit the council to help fund charitable causes throughout the year.  Cost to enter, $40/per person; beverages will be BYO. Mail check payable to Knights of Columbus Council #6735, Bob Altenbach, 7409 Githens Avenue, Pennsauken, NJ 08109.  Pass along to your own social circles, event open to anyone 21 years of age and older. Any questions, call Bob Altenbach, 410-336-2209 or email

St. Vincent de Paul Regional School 35th Annual Penny Auction will be held on Saturday, Nov. 10 at the William Davies Middle School, Mays Landing.  Doors open at 5 p.m. auction begins at 7 p.m.  Baskets, raffle prizes, food and lots of fun.  Admission is $5/person at the door only.  All proceeds benefit the children of St. Vincent’s.  Any questions call 609-625-1565.

Mary, Queen of All Saints, Pasta Nite, Saturday, Nov. 3 (eat in or take out), from 5:30-8 p.m., Msgr. Kavanaugh Hall, St. Cecilia’s School, 49th Street, Pennsauken. Adults, $13; children under 12, $5; children under 5, free. Includes salad, pasta, homemade meatballs, sausage, rolls and dessert and musical entertainment. For tickets or information call 856-663-4843 or 856-662-2721.

The Knights of Columbus 9113 of Saint Maximilian Kolbe, second annual 50-50 “Bucket List” Raffle. Prizes up to $10,000 with a donation of $100 per ticket. Drawing will be held at 8 p.m., Dec. 15 at the Tuckahoe Inn, Marmora, followed by an awards dinner. 100% of the net proceeds will be used to support feeding the needy, military/veterans programs, the new parish center, the Disaster Air Relief Fund and other K of C charities. For tickets and reservations for the dinner call 732-691-1191 or email by Nov. 30. Must be 18 or older to participate.

Parish of St. John Neumann, St. John of God Campus, 680 Town Bank Rd., North Cape May, will be holding their 6th annual indoor Christmas Bazaar, Saturday, Nov. 3 from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m., and Sunday, Nov. 4 from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Free admission, great food, 50/50s, Chinese Auction and 3 great raffle prizes. For more information call 609-884-1656, ext. 302.

Holy Eucharist, Cherry Hill, Craft Fair sponsored by the Altar and Rosary Society, Saturday, Nov. 10 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Features: Crafts for all ages; gifts for men, women, children and pets; refreshments/lunch and homemade baked goods. Raffle tickets will be on sale for a chance to win: Handmade dollhouse valued at $600 (1st prize); Visa gift card valued at $200 (2nd prize); Visa gift card valued at $100 (3rd prize); Visa gift card valued at $100 (4th prize). Drawing held at 3 p.m. Winner need not be present to win.

Knights of Columbus St. Vincent Pallotti Assembly #680, Oktoberfest Beef and Beer Dinner and Elvis Show, Gentleman Jim and Elvis Live Productions, Chinese Auction and 50/50, Saturday Oct. 27. $25, St. Anthony of Padua Church, 285 Rt. 206, Hammonton. Call Nick Pedano, 609-374-6317 or Carl Whisler, 609-351-1250.

St. Gabriel the Archangel Parish Designer Bag Bingo, Friday, Nov. 16, doors open at 6 p.m., games begin at 7, in Msgr. Rocco Hall, 369 Georgetown Rd., Carneys Point. $25 in advance, $30 at the door.  Refreshments, 50/50 and Chinese Auction tickets also available for sale. For tickets contact Angela Greenwald, 856-299-1134 or Lisa Tanyer, 856-299-4925. Must be 18 and older.

St. Elizabeth Ann Seton Parish, 591 New Jersey Ave., Absecon, will hold its annual Christmas Bazaar on Friday, Nov. 9, from 11 a.m.-7 p.m. and Saturday, Nov. 10, from 10 a.m.-7 p.m. 40 + crafters and vendors, featuring machine knitted hats, scarves and gloves and handmade original hooked rugs; additionally vendors who make holiday decorations and food items that include candy, jellies and dips. Raffles, home baked goods and a White Elephant Room with gently used treasures. Lunch and dinner are served both days. The menus include chicken tortellini soup, chili, and a baked ziti dinner on Saturday night. For further information call 609-335-5214.

Designer Bag Bingo, Saturday. Oct. 20, St Margaret’s McKeever Hall, Woodbury Heights. Doors open at 6 p.m., bingo begins at 7. Admission is $30 in advance and $35 at the door, includes one set of 10 Bingo Sheets; additional sets can be purchased at the door. Attendees must be age 18 and older. 10 Bingo games, door prizes, basket auction and 50/50. Reserve a table with the purchase of 10 tickets. Light refreshments and desserts will be available, feel free to bring your own pickies and drinks. For more information and to purchase tickets contact AnnaMarie Spevak, or 856-524-2243 or Neen Raspa, or 856-468-6430 You will receive a confirmation email with instructions. Tickets will only be sold at the door if space is available.

Little Angels Academy at St. Andrew the Apostle Church is having a Designer Bag Bingo on Saturday, Oct. 27. Doors open at 6 p.m. and bingo starts at 7. Tickets are $30 and covers admission, 10 rounds of bingo, pizza, salad, dessert,  water and coffee. There will be a 50/50 raffle and lots of door prizes. Checks can be mailed to St. Andrew the Apostle Church, 27 Kresson-Gibbsboro Rd, Gibbsboro, NJ 08026. For more information contact Joanna Smith, 856-435-1585 or Must be 18 years of age. All proceeds benefit Little Angels Academy.

Our Lady of the Lakes Parish, Designer Bag Bingo, Friday, Nov. 2, at 7 p.m., doors open at 5:30. Advance tickets $30 (at the door $35) includes 10 games of Bingo. Other features: 2 specials are extra, basket auction, 50/50 & door prizes. Can bring your own food & refreshments, beverages will be available. Checks payable to Our Lady of the Lakes Church, 19 Malaga Road, Collings Lakes, NJ 08094 or for info contact Dot Reynolds, 609-561-8313 or email Must be 18 years of age.

Holy Eucharist Altar & Rosary is hosting their Chinese Auction, Friday, Oct. 19 at 6 p.m. Tickets will be sold after all Masses, and can also be purchased at the parish office and at the auction, if still available.

Save the date: Thursday, Oct. 25 from 6-9 p.m., Christopher Bell and Good Counsel-South Jersey Leadership Team 12th Annual Fundraising Banquet, to be held at The Merion, 1901 U.S. Route 140, Cinnaminson, to benefit the mothers and babies of the Riverside Home. Keynote speakers, John and Donna Kurtz, with a special tribute to William Klatt, co-founder of the Riverside Home. General seating, cash bar. RSVP by Oct. 12. Free event; opportunities to give will be presented during the evening. Business or semi-formal attire required. To reserve tables of 10, for sponsorships and ads, or for more information, contact Silvana Cowden at or call 201-795-0637. To register online:

St. Gabriel the Archangel Parish Weekly Bingo, every Thursday. Doors open 5:30 p.m., bingo at 7 p.m., Corpus Christi Church Hall, 369 Georgetown Rd., Carneys Point. For more information: 856-299-3833

Bingo at St. Peter in Merchantville, Wednesdays, doors will open at 5:30 p.m., food will be available for purchase; Bingo will start at 7 p.m., 15 games including a progressive jackpot; Pastors Hall, located below the church. For more info call 856-663-1373.

St. Stephen Parish, Pennsauken and Knights of Columbus Council 3512, working together to build “Prayer Pavers to Our Lady.” Order forms after weekend Masses or online at For more information, contact Michael Ciarrocca, 856-425-4799 or

Our Lady of Guadalupe Parish Progressive Bingo Wednesdays at 100 South Ave., Lindenwold, and Wednesdays and Fridays at 55 Warwick Road, Stratford, doors open 5:30 p.m. Call 856-783-3088.

The Christ Child Society, North Cape May, needs new cribs, other baby furniture and clothing and layettes for babies in need and coats and hats to help children in need in the community. Items go directly to the children through local agencies. Monetary donations of any amount are greatly appreciated, payable to the Christ Child Society, PO Box 882, North Cape May, NJ 08204 or for more information, call 609-602-7682.

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