RAHWAY—Get creative with table settings and gift baskets at the Rahway Public Library. On Wednesday, May 5, from 7 to 8:30 p.m., join Valerie Garrison, proprietor of Heart to Heart Custom-made Gift Baskets, for a hands-on-demonstration for creating beautiful table settings and gift baskets.
STATE—Children’s Specialized and Kohl’s are co-hosting free carnivals in May. The two have partnered together in an effort to educate the public about the special needs of children with physical and neurological challenges.
RAHWAY—The Somerset Jazz Consortium will be having jazz performances at the Rahway Public Library on Saturdays during the months of May and June.
CRANFORD—The Cranford Chamber of Commerce announced that its popular Cruiser Nights will return this year, beginning on May 13.
LINDEN—Linden residents 50 years of age or older may register for a senior citizen identification card on Tuesday, May 4, at the John T. Gregorio Recreation Center, 330 Helen Street, from 9 a.m. –noon.
MOUNTAINSIDE – The Two Hundred Club of Union County will honor 13 police officers and firefighters who serve Union County at the 41st annual valor awards luncheon on Friday, May 7, at L’Affaire Restaurant in Mountainside.
CLARK – The Clark Seniors monthly meeting scheduled for May 20 has been canceled. For additional information, call Phyllis Cupo at 1-732-382-7134.
MADISON – Melinda Pinto, a resident of Linden, presented her senior honors thesis, “Going Global: The Widespread Effects of International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRS)” on April 29, on Fairleigh Dickinson University’s College at Florham in Madison.
RAHWAY—Fourth grade students at Franklin School in Rahway recently visited the Sterling Hill Mines. Students went as an extension to their scientific study of rocks and minerals.
ROSELLE PARK – Seven students from the Senior Advanced Art Class are exhibiting their works at the Roselle Park Casano Community Center Art Gallery through June 18.