RAHWAY—The teachers at Roosevelt School in Rahway have found that one of the best ways to encourage student reading is through school sponsored family reading nights. These events encourage families to spend quality time reading together.
RAHWAY—Students at Roosevelt School’s after-school Art Club are exploring art techniques of drawing and painting.
RAHWAY—Each February, the American Dental Association (ADA) sponsors National Children’s Dental Health Month to raise awareness about the importance of oral health. Developing good habits at an early age and scheduling regular dental visits helps children get a good start on a lifetime of healthy teeth and gums.
RAHWAY — Fourth grade students at Roosevelt School in Rahway are studying crayfish as part of their structures of life science unit.
CRANFORD—As Dolores Maviglio made her way through the gallery, she was not only struck by the sheer quality of the art, but that all the works were created by teenagers. She was very impressed.
RAHWAY—The Rahway Public Schools recently held a fundraiser to benefit victims of the earthquake disaster in Haiti.
CRANFORD–Over 300 patrons filled the Cranford Community Center for United Way of Greater Union County’s Cranford Community Council’s inaugural Taste of Cranford event. The event generated more than $5,600 to benefit United Way of Greater Union County’s Special Response Fund.
ELIZABETH – The Union County Medical Reserve Corps, a group of trained volunteers who help the county’s public health professionals during times of emergency, pitched in to help relief efforts following the January earthquake in Haiti. Participating in an initiative…
SCOTCH PLAINS — On March 6, Willow Grove Presbyterian Church in Scotch Plains raised over $1,800 at its annual International Dinner, which was kicked off by a Chinese-American concert.
BERKELEY HEIGHTS—While Daniela DeFronzo may work in a hospital, as a music therapist it’s highly unlikely may ever have to save a life there.