The Rosenauer Elementary School PTA will host a vendor fair from 6-9:30 p.m. Nov. 20 at the school, 60 Citadel Drive, Jackson. Raffle prizes, refreshments. Details: 917-838-4816.
The New Egypt High School band and drill team will sponsor a holiday wreath sale. Live 24-inch evergreen (balsam) wreaths crafted to hang outside are $17.95. Details: firstname.lastname@example.org
The Jackson Memorial High School cheer squad will host its third annual gift auction at 5 p.m. Nov. 21 at the AMVETS post, 1290 Toms River Road, Jackson. Tickets are $10 in advance and $12 at the door. This fundraiser will benefit the cheer team as its members prepare to defend their Americheer InterNational championship title in February. A portion of the gift auction proceeds will be donated to Jackson’s Garden of Hope, a public sanctuary where parents and family members can reflect on the memory of children who have passed away. Details: email@example.com.
Mission Dance will perform at the American Hotel, Freehold, at a “Day After Thanksgiving Party.” Doors will open at 8:30 p.m. Nov. 27 and Mission Dance will play from 9 p.m. to midnight. Mission Dance performs current and classic pop music hits. Tickets are $10 at the door. The band will be collecting canned and dry goods for the Freehold Open Door food pantry. Details: 908-692-9206.
The Monmouth County Retired Educators Association will meet at 11 a.m. Dec. 8 at the Shadowbrook, Shrewsbury. Members are asked to bring a nonperishable food donation and an unwrapped book, toy or gift card for Bridges At The Shore. New members are welcome. For luncheon reservations, call Sue at 732-995-7754 or email firstname.lastname@example.org before Dec. 1.
Howell’s Little Elves program is in need of children to become elves this holiday season. Elves must be 13 years of age and older and should be accompanied by an adult. In addition, the distribution of fliers asking neighbors to donate a new, unwrapped toy for the less fortunate in Howell is needed. Email gkbutkus@opt online.net or call 732-682-4257 to request fliers to hand out to neighbors. The fliers will ask people to donate a new, unwrapped toy for the less fortunate in Howell by leaving it on their front porch or stoop at 2 p.m. Dec. 5 or Dec. 6. Gifts should be dropped off at the Howell Police Athletic League at Southard School, 115 Kent Road, Howell, from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Dec. 7, 8, 9 and 10. Fliers can be picked up from Affiliated Foot and Ankle Center, 4645 Route 9 North, Howell, and should be distributed the week of Nov. 23. Details: 732-905-1110.
Children’s Messy Art Club will meet at 2 p.m. Nov. 24 at the Plumsted Library, 119 Evergreen Road, New Egypt. This program is for children up to age 6 and their caregivers. Details: 609-758-7888 or www.theoceancountylibrary.org
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