EAST BRUNSWICK — On Friday, Oct. 21, the EARTH Center will offer a garden/cooking workshop, “The Fantastic Fall Hot Pepper Harvest” from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. in Davidson’s Mill Pond Park, 42 Riva Avenue, South Brunswick.
ELIZABETH — The Executive Committee of the Benedictine Academy Parents Association was commissioned at the Elizabeth all-female Catholic college prep school’s “Back to School on Sept. 15.
ELIZABETH — Current 7th and 8th grade female students and their parents are invited to visit Benedictine Academy in Elizabeth as they consider high school options for next year and beyond. Three open houses outlining all the exciting academic, leadership, and extra-curricular programs at the all-female Catholic college prep secondary school will be held on Oct. 16, Nov. 3 and Dec. 3. In addition, a “Discover BA Day” will be held on Jan. 7, 2012.
BRANCHBURG — The world is getting smaller thanks to modern technology; but unfortunately, aches and pains are growing as a result. This October, members of the Association of NJ Chiropractors, the statewide association representing over 2000 chiropractors, are observing National Chiropractic Health Month by educating the public on how they can stay connected without pain.
EDISON — Temple Emanu-El, located at 100 James Street in Edison, has announced the following October events:
SAYREVILLE — Bishop Paul Gregory Bootkoski invites members of the Diocese of Metuchen to join him on the Diocesan Pilgrimage to the Basilica of the National Shrine of the Immaculate Conception, in Washington, D.C. on Saturday, Nov. 19.
PISCATAWAY — Help stop hunger and poverty in Middlesex County and around the world by participating in the Piscataway/Dunellen CROP Hunger Walk on Sunday, Oct. 23.
WESTFIELD — Westfield Community Players (WCP) opens its 2011-12 season with the comedy “Squabbles” by Marshall Karp; directed by Steve Lemenille and produced by Kay Macrae (of Westfield).
MAPLEWOOD — Linden resident Robert Pape has been cast in The Strollers production of “Dirty Rotten Scoundrels.” The musical tells the story of two con-men, one suave and sophisticated, one crude and uncultured – who prey on wealthy tourists and compete for the right to operate exclusively in the resort town of Beaumont-sur-Mer on the French Riviera.