SCOTCH PLAINS—Pet lovers of all ages are invited to bring your dogs, cats, hamsters, gerbils and hermit crabs to the Willow Grove Church lawn on Sunday, Oct. 11 between 4 and 5:30 p.m. to receive a blessing from Pastor, Rev. Cynthia Cochran-Carney.
WOODBRIDGE – The Barron Arts Center has announced Jeffrey Wechsler as the next speaker for their “Taste of the Arts” lecture series on Wednesday, Oct. 21 at 7:30 p.m.
WOODBRIDGE—The 12th Annual Habitat for Humanity Softball game lived up to the hype. Both high-octane offenses were in full swing, but ultimately Team Vitale prevailed 31 to 21 over the NJ 101.5 Jersey Guys’ team.
FANWOOD—Couples and all adults interested in improving communications are invited to take a Love Dare. This dare will begin with a free movie night on Saturday, Oct. 17, 6 p.m.
RAHWAY—Franklin Elementary School in Rahway recently held a school-wide fundraiser at United Skates in Woodbridge. Students and their families, along with faculty from the school came out for this special night of fun. The fundraiser was successful and everyone had…
RAHWAY – The St. Mary Society, of the Sts. Mary/Mark Parish, is sponsoring an Oktoberfest Nite on Saturday, Oct. 17, from 6 – 10 p.m. in St. Mary’s Auditorium, 232 Central Avenue, Rahway.
WOODBRIDGE-Here are more wonderful memories from Martha Storey Webb:
“Publix Drug Store was where the VNA (Visiting Nurse Association) is today. Busy Bee Market came next, to later become Pappas Restaurant (owned by Charles and Marian Pappas), now San Remo Pizza.
RAHWAY–Students at Franklin School demonstrated various science experiments taught throughout the year. Parents and community members were invited to come in and try out some of the scientific experiments.
CLARK– Students in Mrs. Heaning’s first grade class at F.K. Hehnly School in Clark are uniquely illustrating the books they read through the art of quilting. They are creating “literature quilts” to go along with the books they are reading…
RAHWAY –Sts. Mary/Mark Parish will hold a Rosary Rally on Saturday, Oct. 10, at noon, on the front steps area of St. Mary’s R.C. Church, 232 Central Ave., Rahway, according to Fr. Dennis Kaelin, pastor.