Dream Factory of the Jersey Shore, a nonprofit that grants dreams to critically or chronically ill children between the ages of 3 and 18 in Monmouth, Ocean and Middlesex counties, is selling tickets for a Lakewood BlueClaws game on July 23. Tickets are $10. For information, call 732-840-1006 or email or go to

 “Rebelettes and Rebelation: An a Cappella Concert” will be held at 7 p.m. May 19 at the Howell library, 318 Old Tavern Road, Howell. Howell High School’s vocal music director Joe Cantaffa returns with a spring concert of a cappella music performed by his teen students, the Rebelettes, an all-girl vocal team that performs girl group music from the 1950s through the 1980s. Rebelation, also an all-female choral group, will perform contemporary a cappella songs. Details: 732-938-2300.