Dear EarthTalk: Is there any way to harness volcanic energy to meet our electricity and other power needs? — Antonio Lopez, Chino, CA
MATAWAN — Take a free guided moonlight tour of at least eight private gardens, waterfalls, and ponds during a special “Moonlight Pond Tour,” a fundraiser for the St. Jude Children’s Hospital to help children who have cancer on Saturday, Sept. 18, at 7:30 p.m.
Choosing new exterior paint colors is a decision that some homeowners agonize over. But it doesn’t have to be that way, says Debbie Zimmer, color expert at the Paint Quality Institute.
BERKELEY HEIGHTS – Summit Medical Group will host its first Live Well Sports and Health Festival on Sunday, Oct. 3, from 12 p.m. to 4 p.m., on its campus at 1 Diamond Hill Road, rain or shine.
NEW BRUNSWICK – Members and guests are invited to attend the New Brunswick Fire Department Local 17 & 217 Charity Golf Outing on Tuesday, Sept. 28, at Rutgers University Golf Course in Piscataway.
LINDEN – Linden Free Public Library summer reading club members had fun at an Aug. 24 party, which featured a concert starring Big Jeff and the Bouncy People.
SOUTH AMBOY – Young performers, ages 6-17, are invited to audition for a pilot production of “Disney’s Peter Pan Jr.” The show, produced by Hernandez Theatre Workshop, Inc. & Mecca Entertainment in collaboration with the South Amboy Department of Recreation, will be used to test the script and performance materials.
EDISON – The Jewish Community Center of Middlesex County has announced several upcoming events.
CLARK – Learn about the wonders of the night sky at the Clark Public Library on Sunday, Sept. 19 at 2 p.m.
CLARK — The Clark chapter of UNICO proudly announces the fourth Annual Italian American Feast to be held this fall in Clark. The event will be held for three days during the Columbus Day weekend, October 8th -9th -10th, in the parking lot on the recreation side of the municipal building and also in front of the tennis courts.