Recreation & Lifestyle

See Some Of The World’s Best Short Films In Rahway

RAHWAY – Asbury Shorts, New York‘s longest running exhibition of award winning, international short films, brings “An Evening of the World’s Best Short Films” to the historic and beautiful Union County Performing Arts Center on Saturday, April 17, 2010 at 8PM.

Workshops Teach Middlesex Residents To Build Rain Barrels

SOUTH BRUNSWICK—Rutgers Cooperative Extension of Middlesex County will present a Build a Rain Barrel workshop on two occasions this spring at the EARTH Center in Davidson’s Mill Pond Park, 42 Riva Avenue, South Brunswick.

Don’t Be “Fooled” By Weight-Loss Myths, Says TOPS

MILWAUKEE, Wisc. – April Fool’s Day may be synonymous with pranks and practical jokes, but members of TOPS Club, Inc. (Take Off Pounds Sensibly), the nonprofit weight-loss support organization, know better than to be fooled when it comes to living a healthy lifestyle.

Running Rabbit Brings Pinocchio To Life

MONTCLAIR—Running Rabbit Family Theatre will present the children’s classic Pinocchio in the exciting musical rendition by Patricia Goldberg and Kevin Arruda, now through July 23 with performances in Bloomfield, West Long Branch and Union.

Community Calendar

Easter Bunny Photos • April 3 –The Cranford Chamber of Commerce has arranged for the Easter Bunny to visit the Clock from 10 a.m. to noon and the Gazebo from 1-3 p.m. Get your child’s photo taken with the bunny for $3.

Kean University Student-Actors Bring Alumna’s A Hairy Situation to Young Audiences

UNION – For her final project in Kean University’s creating plays for children course, in the 2006 fall semester, Lisa Filippone was faced with the challenge of writing an original play that would explain a fact of nature in a creative, reinvented way for young people.