STATE — Average retail gasoline prices in New Jersey have risen 5.1 cents per gallon in the past week, averaging $3.59 per gallon yesterday.
LINDEN — The Department of Public Property & Community Services is holding its seventh season of concerts at The Raymond Wood Bauer Promenade, 400 North Wood Avenue in Linden, next to the Post Office.
Oktoberfest • Aug. 11 & 12 • The Deutscher Club Of Clark, 787 Featherbed Lane, Clark, will hold an Oktoberfest celebration. Bernie’s Orchestra will provide live music from 6-10 p.m. on Saturday, and The Adlers will play from 1-6 p.m. on Sunday. Donation: $5 per person each day. Children under 12 free. No outside food, beverages, bicycles, skates or pets. Info: 1-732-574-8600.
MILLBURN — Paper Mill Playhouse in partnership with VSA-NJ will once again offer its creative drama class for students with developmental disabilities ages 8 to 12. This class meets Fridays from Sept. 7 through Oct. 26 from 5-6 p.m. This six-week program costs $224 per student. Registration is required and space is limited.