UNION – Kean University’s 12th annual Jewish Studies Lecture Series will feature thought-provoking presentations by luminaries in their fields – architect Daniel Libeskind and author Hasia Diner – on April 1 and 15. The lectures will take place in the University Center Little Theatre, located at 1000 Morris Avenue, Union.
ELIZABETH—The Rotary Club of Elizabeth’s 36th Annual Pancake Breakfast will be held on Saturday, March 27, from 8 a.m. to noon at the Benedictine Academy, 840 North Broad Street, Elizabeth.
UNION—Kean Stage will present Theatreworks USA’s musical revue “If You Give a Pig a Pancake” & seven other story books on Friday, April 9, at 7 p.m.
“She’s Out of My League,” a flawed but often endearing romantic comedy, explains in feature length proportions what it is that makes people watching so much fun. Sitting in the park, studying the couples that walk by, you tally who got the best of each deal. Oh c’mon, you do it. Wide disparities in attractiveness inevitably elicit a, “What’s he got?”
UNION—Calvary Assembly of God, located at 953 West Chestnut Street in Union, has announced the Easter week service schedule.
UNION—SUNY Cortland’s Mike Tota (Webster, N.Y.) scored four goals and Chris DeLuca (Sayville, N.Y.) had three goals and added one assist to lead the Red Dragons to a 16-1 victory over Kean University’s men’s lacrosse team on Wednesday evening.
WESTFIELD—The Rotary Club of Westfield celebrated the 105th anniversary of Rotary International recently with a club visit from their District Governor.
EDISON—Fifth graders at The Wardlaw-Hartridge School in Edison marked “Pi Day,” a celebration of March 14 related to the number that represents a circle’s circumference-to-diameter ratio 3.14, by calculating pi during various activities.
MIDDLESEX—Our Lady of Mount Virgin School will host an open house for pre-k, kindergarten and first grade students on Sunday, April 18. The open house will take place from 11 a.m. until 1 p.m. with story time and activity at noon.
EDISON—The finals of the New Jersey Science Olympiad were held at Middlesex County College on March 16. The Olympiad is a science competition designed to stimulate interest in science and technology.
CLARK – Children recently got some cooking lessons from Clark Recreation. In a six-week “Cooking for Kids” class, teacher Margaret Conforti introduced the children to new recipes each week.
RAHWAY—Students in Alicia Scipioni’s second grade class at Franklin School in Rahway recently studied their shadows.
CLARK – Senior Christopher Judd was named the Student of the Month for March at Arthur L. Johnson High School in Clark.