EDISON—Michael M. Powers, a 1991 graduate of Middlesex County College, has written a book, “Diminished,” and will hold an on-campus book signing on Thursday, Oct. 8 from 4:30-6:30 p.m.
NEWARK—Halloween is an exciting time of year for children. The last thing that any parent wants is an accident or injury to ruin the holiday.
UNION – Andrew Revkin, author and prize-winning environmental reporter for The New York Times, will be the featured speaker for the third installment of Kean University’s Issues ’09 series.
NEBRASKA CITY, Neb. – Brighten up the fall by becoming a member of the Arbor Day Foundation during October and receive 10 free trees, all of which are autumn classics.
EDISON—Nineteen alumni artists from Middlesex County College will be displaying their artwork at the college during the month of October. The public is invited to view this work, as well as attend a reception in honor of the artists, on Thursday, Oct. 1, from 4:30-6:30 p.m.
RAHWAY—The YMCA of Eastern Union County, Rahway Branch will hold their fifth annual community carnival on Saturday, Oct. 3, between noon and 5 p.m.
RAHWAY – Union County Performing Arts Center presents “Best of the Garden State Film Festival”, featuring award-winning feature length documentary Johnny Cash At Folsom Prison and award-winning short film, “The Drummer,” on Saturday, Oct. 3, at 8 p.m. Tickets are $15 general admission.
Tricky Tray • Oct. 2 at 6 p.m. – The Friends of Linden Library will hold a tricky tray auction at the Knights of Columbus, 118 N. Park Ave., Linden, to benefit the library. Tickets are $8 in advance ant $10 at the door. Call Mary at 1-908-298-3830 ext. 14. Grand prizes include a 42” HDTV and a Nintendo Wii game system.
ELIZABETH—This is from material given to me by South Amboy resident Jerry Celecki. It is from the Historical Highlights of the Central Jersey and its Veteran Employees Association.
WESTFIELD—Westfield Community Players is celebrating their 75th anniversary with a costume soiree in the theater at 1000 North Avenue, West in Westfield on Saturday, Nov. 21, from 8 to 11 p.m.