PLAINFIELD – On May 8, from 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., a celebration of Cinco De Mayo will be held at Union County College’s Plainfield campus. The campus is located at 232 E. Second Street and the celebration will be held in the parking lot.
STATE — Everything is getting bigger in Mega Millions: the jackpot, the number of winners, and above all, the excitement. Since no ticket matched all six numbers in Friday’s drawing, the jackpot for tonight grows to an estimated $266 million.
Dear EarthTalk: Given the huge oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico last month, isn’t it high time the government put a stop to offshore oil drilling once and for all?
WESTFIELD — Westfield Community Players (WCP), one of the oldest continuously operating community based theater organizations in New Jersey, is closing out their 75th anniversary season with the Ray Cooney farce, “Caught in the Net”.
CLARK—Stan Gurski, a noted authority on the American Revolution and firearms expert, will be at the Dr. Robinson Museum on Sunday, May 16 from noon-4 p.m.
SUMMIT—The Choral Art Society of New Jersey, Inc. announces a Sunday afternoon concert featuring John Rutter’s Feel the Spirit, a unique arrangement of some traditional spirituals along with some well known opera choruses and more.
UNION COUNTY – Rain barrels are a tried and true way to save money on water bills while keeping a healthy yard and garden all summer long. Now Union County residents can save money on the rain barrel, too.
NEWARK—Sharon and Elizabeth Hazard will offer a pictorial journey through a century of Newark history at the Newark Public Library on Thursday, May 6.
RAHWAY—Get creative with table settings and gift baskets at the Rahway Public Library. On Wednesday, May 5, from 7 to 8:30 p.m., join Valerie Garrison, proprietor of Heart to Heart Custom-made Gift Baskets, for a hands-on-demonstration for creating beautiful table settings and gift baskets.
EDISON – The Jewish Community Center of Middlesex County will hold an open house for its two summer camp programs on Tuesday, May 4, from 6:30 – 8 p.m.