WESTFIELD – The Raritan Valley Chapter invites high school age students in Union County to join the Youth Council and be difference makers in the community.
EAST BRUNSWICK — Playhouse 22, East Brunswick’s community theater, presents “Gypsy: A Musical Fable” opening on April 27 and closing on May 13. All shows are Friday evenings at 8 p.m., Saturdays at 8 p.m. and Sundays at 3 p.m.
WOODBRIDGE-More memories from Ed Wilson: “I attended St. James Grammar School on Amboy Ave. for nine years. Just across the street was the Cookie Jar Bakery, now a gourmet branch of a mini-chain of bakeries. In the 50’s, it was family owned and operated.
HILLSIDE—The Pingry School invites alumni and friends to “The Sounds of Pingry,” a special event celebrating the school’s past and present on April 29, at Pingry’s former Hillside Campus, now Kean University.
EDISON — The 2012 Edison Earth Day Celebration will be co-presented by the Township of Edison, Edison Township Environmental Commission (ETEC) and the Edison Sustainable Jersey Green Team (ESJGT) on Saturday, April 21, from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.
UNION — A Conversation with the Artists exhibiting in the show “This Music We Call Jazz: Giant Steps,” at the Les Malamut Gallery at Union Public Library is scheduled for Saturday, April 21 from, 1 – 4 p.m. Artists Patrick Hilarie, Nathea Lee, Frank B. Marshall III, Mansa K. Mussa, and Union resident Stephen B. Ellis will discuss their work.
CRANFORD—The Friends of the Cranford Public Library and the Theater Project will host script-in-hand, staged readings of three one-act plays on Saturday, April 21, at 2 p.m. in the Cranford Community Center, 220 Walnut Avenue.
MILWAUKEE, Wisc.– Whether you are getting ready for bathing suit season or looking for a new fitness challenge, spring races offer an opportunity to find motivation and turn workout goals into reality.
SOUTH BRUNSWICK — Rutgers Cooperative Extension of Middlesex County will present a Build a Rain Barrel workshop next month. Participants will build their own rain barrel and learn how to install it at home. A rain barrel is placed under a gutter’s downspout next to a house, to collect rainwater from the roof.