The Ministry of Motherhood invites all to stop by its Bake Sale following morning Masses at St. Joseph Church (Somers Point), Sunday, Oct. 7. Proceeds go towards the MOM Primary School Scholarship. If you are able to bake or otherwise make a donation contact Alice, 609-408-2194.

St. Mary School, Vineland, Bags and Bucks Bingo, in the gym, Friday, Oct. 5 at 7 p.m. (doors open at 6). Entry fee, $30, includes 10 games of bingo. Other features: two special games at $5/each; Chinese auction, 50/50, door prizes. Food will be available to purchase or bring your own. Reserved tables of 10 can be guaranteed when paid in advance, checks payable to St. Mary School, send to 735 Union Rd., Vineland, NJ 08360, Attn Bags & Bucks BINGO; pick up at will call. Must be 18 years of age to attend. For more info contact, Carol Kirchman, 856-692-8537, ext. 324 or

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:

Gloucester Catholic High School Christine McKenna Memorial Golf Outing, Sunday Oct. 14 at Town and Country Golf Links. Single golfers, $130 and hole sponsorships for $100. For more info contact Sean Swayngim at

Mary, Queen of All Saints basket auction, Saturday, Oct. 6, St. Cecilia School Hall, 49th and Westfield Ave., Pennsauken. Admission is $5, includes coffee and cake. Doors open at 11 a.m. Features: At least 50 baskets + 50/50 and four grand prizes. Luncheon foods available for purchase. For tickets call Geri, 856-665-5468 or the rectory, 856-662-2721.

St. Gabriel the Archangel Parish, Golf Tournament (welcome golfers and sponsors), Friday, Sept. 21, Town & Country Golf Links, 197 East Ave. (Rt. 40), Woodstown. Entry fee, $100/golfer (includes lunch and dinner). Various sponsor levels. Registration opens 11 a.m. Shotgun scramble start 12 noon; dinner (at Washington Club, Penns Grove) and awards, 5:30 p.m. Contact the parish office for information and brochure, 856-299-3833.

St. Cecilia’s Knights of Columbus, A.L.S. benefit for general agent Richard Fuentes, Saturday, Sept. 29 from 4-8 p.m. $25/per person, includes admission, buffet and DJ (cash bar). Checks payable and mailed to: Knights of Columbus #3639, 571 Route 27, Iselin, NJ 08830. Limited to 150. For more info contact Rich Duda, 908-307-0935.

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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