CAPE MAY-Sir Arthur Conan Doyle’s famous detective, Sherlock Holmes, and his partner Dr. Watson return to Cape May for a suspense-filled weekend during Sherlock Holmes Weekend, Friday, Nov. 5 through Sunday, Nov. 7, sponsored by the Mid-Atlantic Center for the Arts & Humanities (MAC).
EAST BRUNSWICK — The Middlesex County Coalition for Healthy Communities will hold its first-ever “Shop ‘Til You Drop” event on Saturday, Nov. 20 from 1 to 6 p.m.
ELIZABETH – Artwork by participants in the Bridgeway Fine Art Instruction Program is on display at the Freeholders Gallery, located on the 6th floor of the Union County Administration Building, Elizabethtown Plaza, Elizabeth. The exhibit, “Oil, Inkpot & Graphite: A Celebration of Talent,” is open to the public from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. weekdays through Nov. 12.
CRANFORD— Radio historian Henry L. Morse, otherwise known as the Old Time Radio Man, will present a lecture on “Comedy and the Golden Age of Radio” on Tuesday, Oct. 26, at 7:30 p.m. in the Cranford Community Center, 220 Walnut Avenue.
UNION—Calvary Assembly of God will show the film, “The Last Sin Eater” on Sunday, Oct. 31 at 6 p.m.
TRENTON – With no jackpot winner Tuesday night, the Mega Millions grand prize will grow to $101 million for the drawing on Friday, Oct. 22. The cash option is $68.3 million.
EDISON — The Edison Recreation Department will begin accepting team applications for the 2011 Men’s Basketball Program on Monday, Oct. 25.
PARSIPPANY – This year, Americans will spend close to $9 billion on candy, and in October a lot of that candy will end up on the teeth of trick-or-treating children. Delta Dental of New Jersey wants to remind parents that when it comes to cavities and teeth, not all candy is created equal.
GALLOWAY TOWNSHIP– In July 1995, Serb forces slaughtered more than 8,000 Bosnian-Muslim men and boys in Srebrenica–a town allegedly under UN protection. In remembrance of this genocide, The Richard Stockton College of New Jersey has been hosting a series of commemorative and reflective programs.
Blood Drive • Oct. 23 from 8 a.m. – 2 p.m. – The Deutscher Club of Clark, 787 Featherbed Lane, will hold a blood drive. Donors will receive a $15 gas card. Info: 1-800-652-5663 x140.