NEW BRUNSWICK – Kenneth B. Moss, the Felix Posen Chair of Modern Jewish History at Johns Hopkins University, will return to his alma mater to deliver a talk about the unlikely Jewish cultural renaissance that emerged between 1917 and 1921 in the midst of war and revolutionary upheaval in the Russian empire.
PERTH AMBOY – The city will have a Halloween curfew in effect for the weekend of the holiday, according to Acting Police Chief EJ McDonald.
SEASIDE HEIGHTS– Say what you want about this reality television celebrity, Snooki is a great supporter of Jersey Shore animals.
RAHWAY – The Rahway Recreation Center will host a health fair on Saturday, Oct. 16 from 9 a.m. – noon.
BRIDGEWATER–The American Heart Association has rescheduled its Central New Jersey Start! Heart Walk for Saturday, Oct. 30 at Duke Island Park in Bridgewater due to major flooding at Duke Island Park on the original date of Oct. 2.
NEW BRUNSWICK—State Theatre presents the magic duo Penn & Teller on Thursday, Nov. 4, at 8 p.m. Known worldwide for their outrageous blending of comedy and magic, Penn & Teller’s live show has been a hit on Broadway, Las Vegas, and all around the country.
EDISON – The Edison Recreation Department invite you to do some “fowl” shooting to celebrate the Thanksgiving holiday. No turkeys will be hurt though, as this will be a basketball “fowl/foul” shooting contest.
TRENTON – The New Jersey State Library, local libraries and school libraries from across the state have partnered with the New Jersey Sports & Exposition Authority to encourage readers to “Read Like a Library Champion” by giving them the opportunity to win tickets to IZOD Center events by logging in the books they read at www.njlibrarychampions.org.
EDISON – The Edison Recreation Department will offer a trip to the Showboat Hotel & Casino in Atlantic City next month.
PISCATAWAY — The Diocese of Metuchen will hold the second of its seven-session faith formation series entitled, “The Bible: Root of our Catholic Faith,” on Thursday, Oct. 21 beginning at 7 p.m.