UNION — “One World, Many Stories” is the theme this summer at the Union Public Library. Children are invited to explore places from Oceania to Europe through stories, crafts, music, dance, and other activities.
BERKELEY HEIGHTS – Beginning at 5 p.m. on Friday, June 10, Union County will be offering an opportunity for people to get up-close and personal with wildlife in their own “backyard” during Bio-Blitz 2011.
EDISON – The Edison Recreation Department is gearing up for summer by announcing their 2011 summer trips. All trips are first come first served and are open to adults and children.
RAHWAY — The Somerset Jazz Consortium will be returning for jazz performances at the Rahway Public Library on Saturday afternoons in June. During these performances, listeners will hear samples from many styles of jazz from wide selection of musicians.
ATLANTA, Ga. — Drowning is the second leading cause of unintentional death of children age 14 and under, taking the lives of nearly 900 children each year. Most occur in swimming pools, but lakes, rivers and oceans can also be dangerous.
EDISON – Temple Emanu-El, located at 100 James Street in Edison, has announced a variety of community events in June. Unless otherwise noted, all events take place at the temple. For more information, call 1-732-549-4442.
RAHWAY – Union County’s mobile paper-shredding program for personal documents will be available on Thursday, June 9, at Rahway River Park off St. Georges Avenue in Rahway.
LINDEN — The NJ State Library will be offering computer classes to job seekers at the Linden Public Library. The classes will be offered thanks to the Broadband Technology Opportunity Program grant from the federal government.
CRANFORD — The Community Initiatives Program of Trinitas Regional Medical Center will host a Health Expo open to the community at Union County College’s Cranford campus at 1033 Springfield Ave. in Cranford on Wednesday, June 1 from 4 – 7 p.m.