Art & Things to Do

Special Events

Woodfest

Downtown Woodbury, 33 Delaware St., Woodbury; 856-845-1300. woodbury.nj.us. Donations accepted. 5/23 6:30-8:30 pm.

Trips

Educational Information & Resource Center

606 Delsea Dr., Sewell; 856-582-7000.

» READ MORE: www.eirc.org

. Gloucester County Nature Club: Field Trip to Bowman's Hill Wildflower Preserve. $5. 5/18 8:30 am.

Kennedy Memorial Hospital - University Medical Center Washington Township

435 Hurffville-Cross Keys Rd., Turnersville; 856-629-7264. Tropicana Casino - Best of Broadway Three. $54 includes $30 cash, buffet, show & transportation. 5/20 11 am. Hunterdon Hills Playhouse. $72.50. 5/23 9:30 am. Philadelphia Park Casino & Racetrack. $22. 5/31 11 am-4 pm. Resorts Casino. $28; $21 slot dollars; $5 food credit. 6/4 11 am. New York City - Includes transportation, guided tour of Lower East Side & lunch at Sal Anthony's in Little Italy. Call 856-582-3097. $100. 6/7. Cruise on the Cape May Ferry to Rehoboth. $61. 6/10 8:30 am.

Art Exhibits

Wheaton Arts & Cultural Center

1501 Glasstown Rd., Millville; 800-998-4552.

» READ MORE: www.wheatonarts.org

. Contemporary Flamework - Works by featured artists of the Salem Community College's International Flamework Conference will be on display. Closes 5/18. Living Traditions Portrayed: Indian Folk Arts & Crafts - Exhibit on display in the Down Jersey Folklife Center. Closes 12/31. Treasures From the Collection - Museum of American Glass. Exhibition celebrates 40 years of collecting & focuses on the most significant 125 pieces in the collection. Closes 1/5. Tue.-Sun. 10 am-5 pm.

In Concert

*FREE*

Cubanana

Cuban music & dance in an interactive performance. West Deptford Free Public Library, 420 Crown Point Rd., Thorofare; 856-845-5593.

» READ MORE: www.cubanana.com

. 5/18 2 pm.

*FREE*

Final Vinyl

Swedes Inn, 1301 Kings Hwy., Swedesboro; 856-467-2052.

» READ MORE: www.swedesinn.com

. 5/30 9 pm.

*FREE*

Mike Dugan & the Blues Mission

Driving blues music with Rust Belt influences. Swedes Inn, 1301 Kings Hwy., Swedesboro; 856-467-2052.

» READ MORE: www.mikedugan.com

. 5/23 9 pm.

*FREE*

Moe Fishbone

Swedes Inn, 1301 Kings Hwy., Swedesboro; 856-467-2052.

» READ MORE: www.moefishbone.com

. 5/24 9 pm.

*FREE*

Roots Ensemble

Original music & covers of work by ob Dylan, the Grateful Dead, Johnny Cash & others. Swedes Inn, 1301 Kings Hwy., Swedesboro; 856-467-2052.

» READ MORE: www.swedesinn.com

. 5/31 9 pm.

Theater

Bat Boy: The Musical

'Bat Boy' is a musical horror spoof about a half boy/half bat creature. Closes 5/31. Haddonfield Plays & Players, 957 E. Atlantic Ave., Haddonfield; 856-429-8139,

. $16-$18.

Dance

Jersey Peppermint Dance Club: Ballroom Dancing

1st. & 3rd. Tue. Light refreshments. St. Michael's Social Hall, Poplar & Memorial Aves., Gibbstown; 610-558-4556.

. $10. Dance lesson 7-8:30 pm. 8:30-10:30 dance party.

Single Parents Society Dance

Fri. 8:30-11:30. Different theme each week. 856-845-6810. American Legion Hall, Delsea Dr., Clayton. $8.

Nature & Outdoors

Gloucester County Nature Club

P.O. Box 563, Sewell; 856-468-6342.

» READ MORE: www.gcnatureclub.org

. Gloucester County Nature Club Events - Field trips, meetings, lectures, walks, workshops, special events, children's programs.

Outdoor Club of South Jersey

Not-for-profit organization dedicated to providing opportunities for outdoor activities that extend awareness, appreciation & enjoyment of the environment. For a schedule of hikes, bike rides & more throughout the area, please see

» READ MORE: www.ocsj.org

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Museums & Attractions

Adventure Aquarium

1 Aquarium Dr., Camden; 866-451-2782.

. Ongoing: 4D Theater - Call for film titles & screening times; Aquarium Adventures - Call for times & prices; Caribbean Currents; Creature Feature; Interactive Inlet; Irazu Falls; Jules Verne Gallery; Ocean Realm; Rainforest Rendezvous; Seal Shores; Shark Realm; Touch-a-Shark; West African River Experience (featuring the Aquarium's hippos, Button & Genny). $17.95; $14.95 children 2-11; free for children under 2. Daily 9:30 am-5 pm.

New Jersey State Museum

205 W. State St., Trenton; 609-292-6464.

. Annual Super Science Weekend - Science, nature, technology, demonstrations, live animals, astronomy & more. 5/18 11 am-4 pm. Donations accepted. Tue.-Sat. 9 am-4:45 pm; Sun. noon-5 pm.

Kids & Teens

Deptford Free Public Library

670 Ward Dr., Deptford; 856-848-9149.

. Storytime with Miss Susann. 5/19 10-11 am.

East Greenwich Library

535 Kings Hwy., Mickleton; 856-423-1149.

» READ MORE: www.gcls.org

. Preschool Story Hour - Mon.-Tue. 10-11 am. Kids Book Club - 2nd Wed. 4-5 pm.

Historic Homes & Museums

Red Bank Battlefield Park - Whitall House Museum

100 Hessian Ave., National Park; 856-853-5120. gloucestercountynj.gov. Heritage Sunday: Focus on the Garden - Gardening demonstrations with landscape architect Alan Koch. 5/18 noon-4 pm.

South Jersey Museum of American History

123 E. High St., Glassboro; 856-442-0688. Permanent Exhibits include artifacts from the Pre-Columbian through the Colonial era, antique hand tools, glass & comprehensive Political History exhibit. $4; $3 children. Wed.-Fri. 10 am-4 pm; Sat. 10 am-3pm.

Historical Societies

Gloucester County Historical Society Museum

58 N. Broad St., Woodbury; 856-848-8531. Sports Memorabilia Mania - Closes 7/27. $4; $1 children 6-18; free for children under 6.

Harrison Township Historical Society & Old Town Hall Museum

62-64 S. Main St., Mullica Hill; 856-478-4949.

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*FREE*

West Deptford Historical Association

Bi-monthly on 2nd. Mon. 7:30 pm. West Deptford Free Public Library, 420 Crown Point Rd., Thorofare; 856-845-5593.

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