Italian-America Feast • Oct. 8, 9 & 10 – Clark UNICO will hold their 4th annual Italian-American Feast at the Clark Municipal Building on Westfield Ave. For info or to volunteer, call Ralph Bernardo at 1-908-337-7773.
Fish Fry • Oct. 8 from 5-7 – First Presbyterian Church of Iselin, 1295 Oak Tree Road, will host a fish fry catered by Argyle’s. Fish and chicken dinners available. Adults: $12; Seniors & Children under 12: $11. For info, call 1-732-283-1188.
Political Fundraiser • Oct. 8 from 7-11 p.m. – Roselle Mayor Garrett Smith will hold a birthday fundraiser, hosted by comedian Willie Asbury, at the Cavalier Regency Restaurant, 2401 Wood Ave., Roselle. Donations of $50 or more requested; tickets must be paid for by Oct. 5. Call 1-908-578-3869.
Singles • Oct. 8 from 7:30-11:30 p.m. – Middlesex East Widows Or Widowers, Carteret Chapter, will hold an open dance at the American Legion Hall, 1155 Roosevelt Ave., Carteret. Live music & refreshments. Admission: $10 members, $12 guests. Info: 732-969-2228 or 908-757-0515.
Flea Market • Oct. 9 from 8 a.m. – 2 p.m. – The 4-H of Middlesex County will hold a flea market at the 4-H Center, 645 Cranbury Rd., East Brunswick. All proceeds benefit the Middlesex County 4-H program.
Meditation Program • Oct. 9 from 10:30 a.m. – noon – Willow Grove Presbyterian Church, 1961 Raritan Road, Scotch Plains, will hold a workshop on Medical QiGong. Info: 1-908-232-5678.
Dine Around The World • Oct. 9 from 5-8 p.m. – Trinity Episcopal Church, 650 Rahway Ave., Woodbridge, invites you to dine on food from around the world. Tickets are $12 for adults, $8 for children. Dessert is $1. For info, call 1-732-634-7422 x10.
Live Music • Oct. 9 at 7:30 p.m. – Pam Purvis and the Blue Skies Band will perform smooth jazz at the Salem Roadhouse Café, 829 Salem Road, Union. Admission: $15. Includes gourmet coffees, teas, snacks & dessert. A portion benefits local charities. For info, call 1-908-686-1028.
Club Meeting • Oct. 10 at 11 a.m. – Chug Ivrit (Hebrew Club) will meet at a private Highland Park-area home. Chat in Hebrew and read a short Hebrew story or article. For info, call Rachel Weintraub at 1-732-819-9298 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Singles • Oct. 10 at 8 p.m. – Steppin’ Out Singles Columbus Day Bash will be held at the Woodbridge Hilton, 20 Wood Ave. South, Iselin. Ages 40+; no jeans/sneakers. Admission: $15. Info: 1-732-656-1801.
College Fair • Oct. 12 from 6:30-8:30 p.m. – Rahway High School, 1012 Madison Ave., will hold a college & career fair at the school gym. Representatives from about 90 colleges and career schools will be on hand.
Club Meeting • Oct. 13 at 7 p.m. – Woodbridge Widows Or Widowers will conduct a business meeting in the children’s room of the Woodbridge Main Library, George Frederick Plaza, Rte. 35. All widows & widowers welcome. Info: 1-732-381-3255 or 1-908-757-0515
Blood Drive • Oct. 14 from 10 a.m. – 4 p.m. – Middlesex County College, 2600 Woodbridge Ave., Edison, will host a blood drive. For info, call 1-800-933-2566.
E-Reader Demonstration • Oct. 14 at 7 p.m. – A representative from Barnes & Noble will show Clark Public Library patrons how to use the Nook eBook reader and download free eBooks through the library’s ListenNJ digital media service. Call 1-732-388-5999 to register.
Singles • Oct. 14 from 7:30-10 p.m. – The Jewish Community Center of Middlesex County will host a Festival of Chocolate for Jewish singles ages 30-45. Admission $18 at the door, or send name, address, phone #, email & birthdate with a check for $15 to JCC of Middlesex County, 1775 Oak Tree Rd., Edison NJ 08820 Attn: Jennine Shpigel. Info: 732-494-3232 x621
Healthcare Reform Forum • Oct. 15 from 7:30-10 a.m. – The Edison Chamber of Commerce will hold a networking breakfast and healthcare reform forum at the Crowne Plaza, 2055 Lincoln Highway, Edison. Members: $25, non-members: $45. Register by Oct. 11 – call 732-738-9482.
Live Music • Oct. 15 at 7 p.m. – Francine Evans and Joel Zelnik will present a cabaret show, “Girl Singers of the 50s,” at the Kennilworth Public Library. For info, call 1-908-276-2451.
Coat Drive • Oct. 16 & 17 – The Sacred Heart Council of Catholic Women will hold a coat drive for the Rescue Mission of Trenton. Coats can be dropped off at the entrance of the church, Washington Ave., South Amboy after the 4:30 p.m. Mass on Saturday and between 7 a.m. – 1 p.m. Sunday.
Fall Fair • Oct. 16 from 10 a.m. – 4 p.m. – The Wardlaw-Hartridge Parents’ Association will host its annual Fall Fair at 1295 Inman Ave., Edison. The free event is open to the public and includes vendors, children’s activities, antique appraisals ($5 per item) and food for purchase. For info, call 1-908-754-1882.
Blood Drive • Oct. 17 from 9 a.m. – 2 p.m. – First Presbyterian Church, 1295 Oak Tree Road, Iselin, will host a blood drive. For info, call 1-732-283-1188.
Singles • Oct. 17 from 7 – 11 p.m. – Woodbridge Widows Or Widowers will hold an open dance at the Knights of Columbus Hall, Morrisey Ave., Avenel. Light refreshments; all welcome. Admission: $10 members, $12 guests. Info: 732-381-3255 or 908-757-0515.
Arts Festival • Oct. 23 from 10 a.m. – 6 p.m. – South Amboy & the Hernandez Theater Workshop will present the 1st annual Festival of the Arts with crafters, artists, food vendors and entertainment on Broadway. For info, email email@example.com
Singles • Oct. 23 at 8:30 p.m. – Steppin’ Out Singles Upscale Dance Party will be held at the Crowne Plaza Clark, 36 Valley Road. Ages 40+; no jeans/sneakers. Admission: $15. Info: 1-732-656-1801.
CROP Walk • Oct. 24 at 2 p.m. – The Woodbridge Community CROP Walk will take place at Fords Park. Help fight hunger. For info, call the First Presbyterian Church of Iselin at 732-283-1188.
Crafts Festival • Oct. 29-Oct. 31 from 10 a.m. – 5 p.m. – Nearly 300 artisans will showcase contemporary crafts and fine art at the Garden State Exhibit Center, 50 Atrium Drive, Somerset. Admission: $9; children under 12 admitted free. For info, call 1-800-210-9900.
Singles • Oct. 30 at 8 p.m. – Steppin’ Out Singles Halloween Dance will be held at the Woodbridge Hilton, 20 Wood Ave. South, Iselin. Ages 40+; no jeans/sneakers. Costumes optional; prizes for best costumes. Admission: $15. Info: 1-732-656-1801.
Live Music • Nov. 13 at 7:30 p.m. – Trysette will perform original folk and rock at the Salem Roadhouse Café, 829 Salem Road, Union. Admission: $15. Includes gourmet coffees, teas, snacks & dessert. A portion benefits local charities. For info, call 1-908-686-1028.
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