CRANFORD—The solemn season of Lent draws to a close this week and the joyous celebration of Easter begins in worship services at Calvary Lutheran Church, 108 Eastman Street, Cranford.
EDISON – The township will host a family fishing derby, on Saturday, May 1, from 8 a.m. – 4 p.m., at Lake Papaianni in Papaianni Park, Edison.
ELIZABETH—In my March 3 column with memories from William Frolich, I announced it would be my last column with Union County material unless I heard from readers.
ROSELLE PARK – “Paintings – A 60 Year Retrospective” a solo exhibit of oil paintings by Roselle Park resident, Gloria Commerato, is on display at the Casano Community Center Art Gallery through April 16. There will be a reception to meet the artist on Friday, March 26, from 11 a.m. – noon.
STATE—New Jerseyans have a solidly favorable view of Atlantic City as a gambling destination, rating it nearly as well as Las Vegas, according to the most recent poll by Fairleigh Dickinson University’s PublicMind™.
CRANFORD—It was two days of music, dance and art showcasing the work of some of the most accomplished teen artists from across Union County.
Dear EarthTalk: My husband and I want to start a garden this year. I really want to make compost from leftover food scraps and yard materials. He says it will attract unwanted animals, and refuses to agree to it. Is he right?
WESTFIELD—Westfield Community Players continues the 2009 -2010 season with Frederick Knott’s thriller “Dial M for Murder”. The show continues Friday and Saturday evenings March 26 and 27.
Blood Drive • March 26 from 7:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m. – Bishop Ahr High School, 1 Tingley Lane, Edison, will host a blood drive. For info, call 1-800-933-2566.
HILLSIDE—Kean Stage will present the classical guitarist, Emanuele Segre in concert on Sunday April 11, at 3 p.m. in Enlow Hall.