WOODBRIDGE –The Barron Arts Center will present the Cobra Brothers on Thursday, June 17, at 8 p.m. to kick off “Red, White & Blues: Jazz & Blues from the Garden State,” a concert series running through the summer of 2010. Admission is free and everyone is welcome to attend.
Flea Market • June 5 from 9 a.m. – 3 p.m. – Third Westminster Presbyterian Church, 780 Salem Ave. (corner of North Ave.), Elizabeth will host a flea market with 45 vendors, a bake table and lunch items available for purchase. Rain Date: June 12.
CLARK — The Dr. William Robinson Museum located at 593 Madison Hill Road, in Clark will host its second annual Civil War Reenactment Weekend on June 5 and 6, along with the 2nd Rhode Island, Co. D, the 7th Virginia Calvary, Co. A, and the 3rd New Jersey Volunteer Infantry.
EDISON — A writers’ workshop open to the public will be held at Middlesex County College on Friday, August 6. The program mixes sessions on writing skills with practical tips on selling what you have written.
“Sex and the City 2” is a confounding kettle of contradictions. Every ounce of your being knows full well its glamorized pap.
ELIZABETH – Saints Peter & Paul’s Church will hold a Lithuanian food festival on Sunday, June 6 from noon to 4 p.m.
WOODBRIDGE – The 2010 Mayor’s Fluke Fishing Tournament will cast off from the Sewaren boat launch on June 19, Mayor John E. McCormac announced Thursday.
UNION COUNTY–If you ask Marc Grobman why he volunteers for Bio-Blitz every year, his answer is pretty simple.
SPRINGFIELD — The Springfield Free Public Library is offering an opportunity for amateur photographers of all ages to win prizes, exhibit their work, and become a part of Springfield’s history. The theme of the contest is “Springfield at Work and Play”.
If anyone is interested in reading more from Robert E. Purdue, Jr. book “Behind the Lines in Greece -The Story of OSS Operational Group II” mentioned in my May 28 column you can log onto www.robertperdue.com.