NEW BRUNSWICK — The works of members of the Allentown Art Guild (AAG) is on exhibit until Sept. 8 at the New Street Gallery, located within New Jersey Blood Services (NJBS) donor room at 167 New Street in New Brunswick.
MIDDLESEX COUNTY — The Middlesex County Board of Chosen Freeholders’ free summer concert series continues with performances in four County parks.
Budgets are like diets: No single approach works for everyone; overly complicated plans rarely work for long; and sometimes it takes a few tries before you get it right.
OLD BRIDGE — The Middlesex County Division of Solid Waste Management will hold a Household Hazardous Waste Drop-Off Day on Sunday, July 17, at the Old Bridge Public Works located at One Old Bridge Plaza, Old Bridge. The hours are 8 a.m. – 2 p.m.
MIDDLESEX COUNTY – The Middlesex County Fair is accepting entries in the Home Arts Contest. There are 14 divisions, including vegetables, fruit, flowers, baked goods, canning, quilts, needlework, knitting and crocheting, handwork, sewing, crafts, art, woodworking and photography, separated by age bracket.
CARTERET – The Carteret Public Library has announced three programs that will be held this month.
MOUNTAINSIDE — The Union County Summer Arts Festival concert series continues on Wednesday evening, July 13, with a performance by “Tusk” – a band that recreates the greatest hits of Fleetwood Mac. This free concert begins at 7:30 p.m. in Echo Lake Park in Mountainside.
RAHWAY – The Rahway High School Class of 1942 is planning their 69th year reunion for Saturday, Sept. 24. The event will be held at the Firehouse Pub and Restaurant on St. Georges Avenue, Rahway, from 1-5 p.m. Lunch costs $33 per person.
Dear EarthTalk: So many chemicals in everyday products are harmful to our health and the environment. Why aren’t we developing safer alternatives? — Donna Langston, Asheville, NC