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Health Fair & Family Day •Aug. 3 from 11 a.m. – 4 p.m. – Trinity Christian Center, 417 Pennington St., Elizabeth, will hold its annual health fair and family day. In partnership with health organizations and local businesses, the event will offer free health screenings, school supplies and bags, children’s activities, raffles, live music and more. Info: call Rosa Garriga at 908-531-1052 or email email@example.com
Stress Management • Aug. 5 at 6:30 p.m. – The Rahway Public Library, 2 City Hall Plaza, will host a presentation on stress management, resilience and disaster preparedness by New Jersey Hope and Healing. Info: 732-340-1551 x212.
Middlesex East Widows Or Widowers •Aug. 5 at 7 p.m. – Middlesex East Widows Or Widowers will conduct a business meeting at the Carteret Community Center at Pershing and Cooke aves. All widows or widowers welcome. Info: 732-541-4380 or 908-757-0515.
National Night Out • Aug. 6 from 6-8:30 p.m. – Summit will celebrate National Night Out at the Village Green on the corner of Broad and Maple, across from the Summit Train Station. Police and Fire Department demonstration, children’s activities, and a free concert featuring Exit Row playing classic rock hits.
Blood Drive • Aug. 8 from 2-8 p.m. – Raritan Bay Area YMCA, 365 New Brunswick Ave., Perth Amboy, will host a blood drive. Info: 1-800-933-2566 or www.nybloodcenter.org
Outdoor Film • Aug. 8 from 7:30-9 p.m. – Summit’s Screen on the Green series concludes with “Somewhere In Time” at the Village Green at the corner of Broad and Maple, across from the Summit Train Station. Pre-movie dance party hosted by Summit Soundz.
Blood Drive • Aug. 9 from 1:30-7:30 p.m. – Jewish Community Center of Middlesex County, 1775 Oak Tree Rd., Edison, will host a blood drive. Info: 1-800-933-2566 or www.nybloodcenter.org
Blood Drive • Aug. 10 from 10 a.m.-4 p.m. – Calvary Tabernacle-Harvest Training Center, 69 Myrtle St., Cranford will host a blood drive. Info: 1-800-933-2566 or www.nybloodcenter.org
Sommerfest •Aug. 11 from noon-6 p.m. – Deustcher Club of Clark, 787 Featherbed Ln., will hold a Sommerfest event that is open to the public. Schwarzenegger Connection will provide music, and German and American food and beverages will be available for purchase. Admission: $5 per person, children under 12 free. Rain or shine. No dogs, skates, skateboards, bicycles or glass containers. Info: 732-574-8600 or www.deutscherclub.us.
Blood Drive • Aug. 12 from 3:30-8 p.m. – Sayreville Emergency Squad, 776 Washington Rd., will host a blood drive. Info: 1-800-933-2566 or www.nybloodcenter.org
Blood Drive • Aug. 13 from 1-7 p.m. – Cranford Community Center, 220 Walnut Ave., will host a blood drive. Info: 1-800-933-2566 or www.nybloodcenter.org
Blood Drive • Aug. 13 from 2-8 p.m. – Cathedral of St. Francis, 3 Main & Elm Ave., Metuchen, will host a blood drive. Info: 1-800-933-2566 or www.nybloodcenter.org
Blood Drive • Aug. 14 from 1-7 p.m. – The Linden Public Library, 31 E. Henry St., will host a blood drive in the Columbia Bank Room. For questions of eligibility, call 1-800-NJBLOOD.
College Savings Presentation • Aug. 21 at 1 p.m. – Dave Larkin, CFP® with Merrill Lynch, will present a program on ways to save for your child’s education at the Linden Public Library, 31 E. Henry St. Register at the circulation desk or call 908-298-3830. Info: 908-789-4379.
Blood Drive •Aug. 21 from 2:30-7 p.m. – American Legion T. Nulty Post #471 will sponsor its 2nd annual blood drive at the post home, 25 Brown Ave., Iselin. Walk-ins welcome; call 732-634-9119 to make an appointment.
NJ/NY Teenage Expo • Aug. 23 & 24 – The NJ/NY Teenage Expo is coming to the NJ Convention and Expo Center in Edison. Find out what’s trending for today’s teenager. Back to school shopping, food, workshops for teens, parents and teachers. Info: www.njnyteenexpo.com
Biergarten • Aug. 23 from 5:30-10 p.m. – The Deutscher Club of Clark, 787 Featherbed Lane, will host an authentic German Biergarten. Open to the public. Admission: $2 per person. German & American food and beverages available for purchase; no outside food & beverages allowed. Info: 732-574-8600 or www.deutscherclub.us.
Gospel Concert • Aug. 23 at 7:30 p.m. – Israel & New Breed will perform at the Ritz Theatre, 1148 E. Jersey St., Elizabeth. Tickets from $26-$56. Info: 908-351-7575 or www.sonyticket.com
American Legion Post Picnic • Aug. 24 from noon – 6 p.m. – American Legion Post #5, 581 Maple Ave., Rahway, will host a picnic. Tickets are $25 per person (kids under 12 get in free). Info: 732-428-4772
Book Presentation • Sept. 7 from 6-8 p.m. – Roselle Health Plus, 125 East 2nd Ave., Roselle, will host a book launch event for Azuka Zuke’s self-help book, “The Power To Excel.” Free admission. Info: 1-908-380-9392.
Municipal Alliance Advisory Committee • Sept. 10 from 4-5:30 p.m. – The Municipal Alliance Advisory Committee will meet at the Alexander F. Jankowski Community Center, 1 Olive St., Perth Amboy. To learn more about the Perth Amboy Municipal Alliance To Prevent Alcoholism and Drug Abuse, visit http://ci.perthamboy.nj.us/perth-amboy-municipal-alliance.html
Anniversary Gala • Sept. 12 – Jewish Renaissance Family of Organization will hold their anniversary gala at Liberty House Restaurant in Jersey City. For more information, contact Tracy Jordan at 1-732-376-6638 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Digital Camera Tips • Sept. 16 at 6:30 p.m. – The Linden Public Library, 31 E. Henry St., will present author and photographer Walter Choroszewski to offer “Photo Tips For Better Pics” for digital camera owners. Registration required; call 908-298-3830 or sign up at the circulation desk.
Record & CD Expo • Sept. 29 from 10 a.m. – 4 p.m. – Greater NJ Record Shows is holding a Record & CD Expo at the NJ Expo Center in Raritan Center, 97 Sunfield Ave., Edison. Admission: $6 for adults, $3 for seniors, free for kids under 12. Info: GNJRecordShows@yahoo.com
Record & CD Expo • Dec. 8 from 10 a.m. – 4 p.m. – Greater NJ Record Shows is holding a Record & CD Expo at the NJ Expo Center in Raritan Center, 97 Sunfield Ave., Edison. Admission: $6 for adults, $3 for seniors, free for kids under 12. Info: GNJRecordShows@yahoo.com
Municipal Alliance Advisory Committee • Dec. 10 from 4-5:30 p.m. – The Municipal Alliance Advisory Committee will meet at the Alexander F. Jankowski Community Center, 1 Olive St., Perth Amboy. To learn more about the Perth Amboy Municipal Alliance To Prevent Alcoholism and Drug Abuse, visit http://ci.perthamboy.nj.us/perth-amboy-municipal-alliance.html
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