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Yard Sale • May 21 & 22 from 10 a.m. – 5 p.m. –The Joan Angela D’Alessandro Memorial Foundation will hold a yard sale at 45 Florence St., Hillsdale (off Clinton Ave.) to benefit neglected & homeless youth at the Father English Center in Paterson and Youth Haven in Passaic. Info: 1-201-664-9140

Fish Fry • May 21 from 11 a.m. – 5 p.m. – The American Legion Post 322 and Summit Downtown, Inc. will present the annual All-American Fish Fry at the Beechwood Promenade (corner of Bank St. & Beechwood Rd.) and in the Bank St. Lot. Fried fish, Cajun fries, coleslaw, homemade baked beans & soda for $10. Info: 1-908-277-6101.

Fundraiser Luncheon • May 21 from noon-2 p.m. – The Bonefish Grill, 625 U.S. Highway 1, Iselin, will host a fundraiser luncheon for the Central NJ Pink Ribbon Run to benefit the Susan G. Komen Foundation. Tickets are $30 in advance at the Perth Amboy City Clerk’s Office, 260 High St., and $35 at the door.

Sports & Concert • May 21 from noon-7 p.m. – Journeys Backyard Barbeque Tour will visit Woodbridge Center, 250 Woodbridge Center Drive, Woodbridge with alternative sports demonstrations, a free headliner concert and a battle of the bands for local acts. Info: www.journeysbbq.com

Bicycle Tour • May 22 at 7:30 a.m. – Groundwork Elizabeth’s 8th annual Tour de Elizabeth event will be held, rain or shine. Info: www.groundworkelizabeth.com or 1-908-289-0262

Broadway Bus Trip • May 22 from 11:30 a.m. – 6 p.m. – The Cranford Chamber of Commerce is arranging a bus trip to see Catch Me If You Can in New York. Cost is $110 per person and includes orchestra seat ticket, transportation & tip. Info: 1-908-272-6114.

Bake Sale • May 22 from noon – 2 p.m. – Willow Grove Presbyterian Church, 1961 Raritan Rd., Scotch Plains, will host a bake sale to raise money for The NJ Community Food Bank. Info: 1-908-232-5678.

Antique Roadshow • May 22 from 1-4 p.m. – The Deustcher Club of Clark, 787 Featherbed Lane, will hold an antique appraisal event. Fee: $12 for first item, $17 for second item, $4 for each additional item. This event is not open to the public, but club members may each bring up to 9 guests. Info: 1-732-574-8600.

Yoga Class • May 22 at 2 p.m. – The Clark Public Library will host a basic yoga class for ages 16+. Wear comfortable clothing and bring a towel or yoga mat. Registration required; call 1-732-388-5999.

Blood Drive • May 23 from 1-7 p.m. – Elizabeth PBA #4 will host a blood drive at One Police Plaza, Elizabeth. Info: 1-800-933-2566.

Blood Drive • May 24 from 7:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m. – Merrill Lynch, 333 Thornall St., Edison, will host a blood drive. Info: 1-800-933-2566.

Live Music • May 24 at 7:30 p.m. – A string trio from Rutgers University’s Mason Gross School of Arts will perform an evening of classical music at the Cranford Community Center, 220 Walnut Ave. Info: 1-908-709-7272

Teen Craft Program • May 25 at 3 p.m. – Teens are invited to make decorative picture frames at the Clark Public Library. All supplies will be provided & snacks will be served. Registration required; call 1-732-388-5999.

AARP Meeting • May 26 at 1 p.m. – Elizabeth AARP Chapter 5439 will meet at New Zion Baptist Church, 800 Flora St., Elizabeth. Info: 1-908-342-6920.

Blood Drive • May 27 from 1:30-7:30 p.m. – The Clark Volunteer Emergency Squad, 875 Raritan Rd., Clark, will host a blood drive. Info: 1-800-933-2566.

Blood Drive • May 28 from 12:30-6:30 p.m. & May 29 from 11:30 a.m. – 5:30 p.m. – Jersey Gardens Outlet Mall, 651 Kapkowski Rd., Elizabeth, will host a blood drive. Info: 1-800-933-2566.

African America Heritage Parade • May 29 at 11 a.m. – The 45th Anniversary African American Heritage Parade will begin in front of City Hall, 902 Broad St., Newark. A carnival and festival will take place at Weequahic Park, Elizabeth & Meeker Aves., Newark. Info: 1-973-642-8760 or www.aahpc.org.

Spring Festival • May 29 from noon-6 p.m. – The Deutscher Club of Clark, 787 Featherbed Lane, will hold Fruhlingsfest – a German spring festival. The outdoor event is open to the public and will include music by the Bud Gramer Orchestra. German American beer and food will be available. No outside food permitted. Donation: $5 per person (children under 12 free). Info: 1-732-574-8600

Singles • May 29 at 8:30 p.m. – Steppin’ Out Singles will hold a Memorial Day upscale singles dance party at the Woodbridge Hilton, 20 Wood Ave. South, Iselin. Ages 40+ No jeans, t-shirts, sneakers or shorts. $17 admission. Info: 1-732-656-1801.

Blood Drive • May 31 from 1:30-7:30 p.m. – The Metuchen Public Library, 480 Middlesex Ave., will host a blood drive. Info: 1-800-933-2566.

Business Networking • June 1 – The Cranford Chamber of Commerce is planning a business networking event at Pairings, Palate + Plate at Walnut & South aves. Members $10; guests $15. RSVP by May 27 to 1-908-272-6114.

Clark Seniors • June 2 at 1 p.m. – The Clark Seniors will hold their monthly meeting at the Brewer Senior Center, 430 Westfield Ave., Clark. Refreshments. Info: 1-732-382-7134

Blood Drive • June 3 from noon-4 p.m. – All State Legal, 1 Commerce Dr., Cranford, will host a blood drive. Info: 1-800-933-2566.

Blood Drive • June 3 from 1-7 p.m. – Jersey Gardens Outlet Mall, 651 Kapkowski Rd., Elizabeth, will host a blood drive. Info: 1-800-933-2566.

German Biergarten • June 3 from 5:30-11 p.m. – The Deutscher Club of Clark, 787 Featherbed Lane, Clark, will hold an authentic German Biergarten event with new and antique BMW cars on display and live music. Open to public; no outside food. Info: 1-732-574-8600.

Musical Revue • June 5 at 3 p.m. – Jewish Family & Vocational Service of Middlesex County will present a musical revue, “They Changed Broadway” at the Marasco Performing Arts Center in Monroe. Tickets are on sale; call 1-732-777-1940 or 1-609-395-7979.

Golf • June 6 – St. Mary of the Assumption High School will host its 6th annual golf classic at the Glenwood Country Club in Old Bridge. For info, call Joanne Shigo at 1-908-352-4350.

Blood Drive • June 6 from 2-8 p.m. – Woodbridge YMCA, 600 Main St., Woodbridge, will host a blood drive. Info: 1-800-933-2566.

Middlesex East Widows Or Widowers • June 6 at 7 p.m. – Middlesex East Widows Or Widowers will conduct a business meeting at the Carteret Community Center, Pershing & Cooke Aves. All widows & widowers welcome. Info: 1-723-969-2228.

Blood Drive • June 7 from 12:30-6:30 p.m. – The Linden Public Library, 31 East Henry St., will host a blood drive in the Columbia Bank Room. Info: 1-908-298-3830 ext. 11.

JCC Program • June 7 at 1:30 p.m. – Fred Herman will present the music and life stories of “The Last Lions of Broadway: Two Who Prolonged the Broadway Musical’s Golden Age – Cy Coleman and Jerry Herman” at the Jewish Community Center on Oak Tree Road in Edison. Free admission; reservations required. Call 1-732-494-3232.

Cooking Class • June 7 & 8 from 7-9 p.m. – The Rutgers Cooperative Extension of Union County will offer a two-session class to teach you how to cook “Seafood at its Best” at the Extension offices in Westfield at 300 North Ave. East. $20 fee includes food and materials. Pre-register by June 1; call Digna Torres at 1-908-654-9854.

Blood Drive • June 8 from 2-8 p.m. – Woodbridge Center Mall, 250 Woodbridge Center Dr., Woodbridge, will host a blood drive. Info: 1-800-933-2566.

Woodbridge Widows Or Widowers • June 8 at 6:30 p.m. – Woodbridge Widows Or Widowers will conduct a business meeting at the Children’s Room of the Main Library, George Frederick Plaza, Rte. 35, Woodbridge. All widows & widowers welcome. Info: 1-732-381-3255 or 1-908-757-0515

Concert • June 9 at 8 p.m. – Mark Miklos and the Ramblers will perform an outdoor concert at the Barron Arts Center, 582 Rahway Ave., Woodbridge. Suggested donation: $5. Info: 1-732-634-0413.

Blood Drive • June 11 from 12:30—6:30 p.m. & June 12 from 11:30 a.m. –5:30 p.m. – Jersey Gardens Outlet Mall, 651 Kapkowski Rd., Elizabeth, will host a blood drive. Info: 1-800-933-2566.

Sports Card Show • June 12 from 9 a.m. – 3 p.m. – The Rahway Senior Citizens Center, 1306 Esterbrook Ave., will hold a sports card show. Suggested donation: $1 Info: 1-732-827-2094.

Record Show • June 12 from 10 a.m. – 4 p.m. – Hotel 304 West, Route 22 West, Springfield, will host a Record & CD Expo. Admission: $6 adults; $3 children

Concert • June 16 at 7 p.m. – Singer & acoustic guitarist Kenny Cunningham will perform in the Columbia Bank Room at the Linden Public Library, 31 E. Henry St. Registration required & Linden residents receive preference. Call 1-908-298-3830, ext. 11 or sign up at the library.

Singles • June 18 at 8:30 p.m. – Steppin’ Out Singles will hold a Memorial Day Upscale Singles Dance Party at the Woodbridge Hilton, 20 Wood Ave. South, Iselin. Ages 40+ No jeans/t-shirts/sneakers/shorts Admission: $17. Info: 1-732-656-1801.

Chug Ivrit (Hebrew Club) • June 19 at 11 a.m. –Chug Ivrit will meet at a private Highland Park area home. Chat in Hebrew & read a short Hebrew story or article. Info: 1-732-819-9298 or rachel@weintraubworld.net

Author Appearance • June 20 at 7 p.m. – David Wheeler, author of “Wild New Jersey: Nature Adventures in the Garden State” will speak at the Linden Public Library, 31 E. Henry St. Registration require & Linden residents will receive preference. Call 1-908-298-3830, ext. 11.

Sports Card Show • July 10 from 9 a.m. – 3 p.m. – The Rahway Senior Citizens Center, 1306 Esterbrook Ave., will hold a sports card show. Suggested donation: $1 Info: 1-732-827-2094.

Concert • July 14 at 8 p.m. – Wiser Time will perform an outdoor concert at the Barron Arts Center, 582 Rahway Ave., Woodbridge. Suggested donation: $5. Info: 1-732-634-0413.

Sports Card Show • Aug. 14 from 9 a.m. – 3 p.m. – The Rahway Senior Citizens Center, 1306 Esterbrook Ave., will hold a sports card show. Suggested donation: $1 Info: 1-732-827-2094.

Health Fair • Aug. 20 from 10 a.m. – 2 p.m. – Trinity Christian Center will hold a community health fair & family day at 417 Pennington St., Elizabeth. There will be music, refreshments, children’s rides and activities. Rain date: Aug. 27. Info: 908-352-9725.

Blood Drive • Aug. 29 from 12:30-6:30 p.m. – The Linden Public Library, 31 East Henry St., will hold a blood drive in the Columbia Bank Room. Info: 1-908-298-3830 ext. 11.


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