Cranford

Readers Forum Returns For 17th Year

CRANFORD—The Readers’ Forum, the book discussion group of the Cranford Public Library, will begin its 17th year with a discussion of “The Patron Saint of Liars” by Ann Patchett on Monday, Sept. 21. The novel tells the complex story of Rose Clinton, a resident of St. Patrick’s Home for Unwed Mothers in Habit, Kentucky.

Pet Adoption Day

CRANFORD—Best Friend Dog and Animal Adoption will hold a pet adoption on Sunday, Aug. 30, at The Mill, 347 E. Lincoln Avenue, Cranford from 1-4 p.m. The shelter has several emergencies, including a one-year-old cat that is losing her foster…

Hands-On Green Learning In Store For Union County Students

SCOTCH PLAINS – Middle school students throughout Union County may learn about sustainability this fall by building their own wind turbines and cooking with solar energy. The hands-on activities took place during a “Green Boot Camp” for middle school teachers. The camp was developed through a partnership between Honeywell and Union County Vocational-Technical Schools, to help middle school teachers learn about the latest green education tools.