ELIZABETH—The Come Grow With Us Community Gardening Program will be teaming up with the Union County Division of Aging to grill fresh vegetables at the upcoming Haitian Pride Day, scheduled for Thursday, Aug.12.
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CRANFORD—The 2010 Teen Arts Traveling Exhibit will be on display at the Cranford Public Library, 224 Walnut Avenue, from Aug. 10 to Sept. 10 during regular library hours.
CLARK, NJ – The Union County Summer Arts Festival concert series continues on Wednesday, Aug. 11, with a performance by The Rat Pack, beginning at 7:30 p.m. at Oak Ridge Park in Clark.
EDISON – Temple Emanu-El, located at 100 James Street in Edison, has announced its August schedule. All events take place at the temple unless otherwise noted. For more information, call 1-732-549-4442.
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CAPE MAY -Believing that Friday the 13th is a day of bad luck may be purely superstition, but the lingering spirits in the nation’s first seaside resort, Cape May, could be much closer to reality.
PERTH AMBOY – Raritan Bay Medical Center has announced a schedule of support groups, educational programs and other community events for the month of August.
CLARK – Train, whose smash hit single, “Hey, Soul Sister,” has been the soundtrack of the summer of 2010, has been confirmed to headline the 13th annual Union County MusicFest’s Saturday lineup on Sept. 11.
METUCHEN – The Forum Arts Theatre Center, 314 Main Street, Metuchen will show the film, “I Am Love” this weekend.