Recreation & Lifestyle

NJ Symphony Orchestra Presents ‘Russian Tales’

NEWARK—On the final weekend of October, New Jersey Symphony Orchestra Music Director Jacques Lacombe leads the Orchestra in “Russian Tales,” a captivating program featuring Prokofiev’s dramatic Symphony No. 5 and Rachmaninoff’s lyrical Second Piano Concerto, performed by dynamic young pianist Dudana Mazmanishvili.

Garden Club Plans Annual Tea

PERTH AMBOY — The Perth Amboy Royal Garden Club By The Bay has announced plans for the club’s annual tea, “Through The Garden Gate, An Afternoon Tea.” The event will be held on Saturday, Oct. 9, at St. Peter’s Parish House, 183 Rector Street, from 2-6 p.m. Tickets are $25 each.