CRANFORD – The Union County College Foundation will host its 18th Annual Gala on Friday, Oct. 22, at 6:30 p.m. at The Villa at Mountain Lakes, Mountain Lakes. This year’s gala will honor Dr. Thomas H. Brown on the occasion of his retirement.
Artsy without being too schmartsy, director Anton Corbijn’s “The American” should please those viewers who don’t mind their movies veering off the main line from time to time.
UNION — Red Reyne will perform at Salem Roadhouse Cafe, 829 Salem Road, Union, on Saturday, Sept. 11 following an opening performance by Summer Rae McLaughlan.
RAHWAY — On Monday, Sept. 13 at 6:30 p.m., F. Alexander Shipley will discuss a famous case 19th century murder case at the Rahway Public Library.
LINDEN — The city’s Department of Public Property and Community Services offers free senior citizen craft classes, beginning on Monday, Sept. 13.
NEW BRUNSWICK-The Europa Theater, Opera House, was at 196 Somerset St., RKO International; 41 Albany St. and RKO Rivoli Theatre; 416 George St. It was also known as the B.F. Keith Theatre. The Strand Theater was at 123 Albany St. It was originally a church in 1840.
It was a weird kind of quiet. The kids were back at school after a long summer, and we both had the morning off. After the last bus pulled away we were faced with an almost otherworldly quiet; even the pets seemed to know it was an unusual morning and called a truce to their usual sleep-fueled quest for world domination.
BERKELEY HEIGHTS — The New Jersey Intergenerational Orchestra is expanding its opportunities for the musically inclined this 2010-2011 season.
RAHWAY — Arts Guild New Jersey will present “Commuters,” an exhibit of photography about how we get to work, from Sept. 12 through Oct. 7.
CLARK – Clark native Ilene “Leeny” Altman will be returning to her hometown this weekend to perform on the Kids Kingdom Stage at the Union County MusicFest.