Events for Thursday, July 21, 2022

Dorothy Parker: A Certain Woman

In 2011, Suzanne Dawson first performed this famous monologue in ELTC's world premiere The World of Dorothy Parker, created by Gayle Stahlhuth.  Suzanne will be performing her favorite Parker monologues, stories, and poems, including "A Telephone Call."

America's Sexiest Couple - Cape May Stage

In the 1990s, Susan and Craig were sitcom stars hailed as “America’s Sexiest Couple,” but as they reunite years later, they face a lifetime of unresolved issues, longings, and regrets. With rumors of a reboot of their old series in the news, can they move on from the past?

Nighttime on the Beach

Meet a Nature Center Naturalist on the beach for an hour of ghost crab chasing! Learn about ghost crab habitat, how they move, and what they eat. Do you think you can catch one? Discover what other creatures are on the beach at night. Pre-registration is required COST: $5 adults, $5 children ages 3-12, children under 3 free. Children may not participate without an adult. Pre-Registration required. We meet at the end of Mount Vernon Avenue near the end of the Promenade in Cape May. We may walk up to 1.5 miles, over generally level, sometimes muddy or sandy terrain. Some trips involve walks over rocky and sandy area. Please bring necessary footwear, sunscreen, bug spray, water bottle, and other belongings with you that you may need. Restrooms will be available to the public 30 minutes before and after the program. EQUIPMENT NEEDED: We will provide at least 1 "Ghost Crab Catcher 5000" Flashlights (Cell phone flashlights work too!).

Sunset safari - Birding by Boat

Join Capt. Bob and CMBO naturalists aboard The Osprey for a wonderful exploration of Cape May’s back bays and salt marsh islands. The very best Cape May sunsets await as you cruise by nesting Osprey and seek out elusive Clapper Rails - all with the most spectacular of natural backdrops! The Osprey is a 37' pontoon boat that has a comfortable enclosed cabin with large viewing windows, a front deck with a railing, and a restroom on board. Non-motorized wheelchair accessible. More information, detailed directions, and online reservations at www.ospreycruise.com or call the Osprey at 609-898-3500. All trips depart from the Miss Chris Marina in Cape May. Free parking. Family-friendly. Preregistration is suggested. Cost: $33 Adults, $20 Children (12 and under).

Tales of the Victorians Aka Tales in the Backyard

Tales of the Victorians involves actors reading American short stories, famous speeches, and one-act plays. Reservations are requested and may be made by calling 609-884-5898 or e-mailing eastlynneco@aol.com.

Cape May County 4-H Fair

We’re Back! The Cape May County 4-H Fair will return this summer, bigger and better. This year the theme is Christmas in July. The new theme adds excitement with new, holiday themed activities, events, and visits from Santa along with all of the traditional, fun, fair activities that you expect to see at the Cape May County 4-H Fair.

Bird Walk for All People

Join Cape May Bird Observatory naturalists for this 2-hour walk around the Cape May Point State Park and beyond! Not watching birds when in Cape May is like not visiting the Grand Canyon when in Arizona! Join us for a relaxed morning of birding whether you are a seasoned birder or have never really watched birds. Preregistration Required - Cost: $6 members, $10 nonmembers. We bird in all weather. Be sure to check the forecast in advance and dress in layers appropriate for prevailing weather conditions. The weather in Cape May can differ considerably from nearby inland areas and may be warmer, colder, or windier so it’s best to be over prepared. We may have to bird in the rain, so please bring your rain gear.

Movies on the Beach

Jurassic Park - Movies begin at dusk. Cancellations due to rain will be announced on Cape May City’s Facebook page.  All movies are rated PG or PG-13 and shown next to the Cape May Convention Hall.  Bring your beach chair and blankets!