SCOTCH PLAINS — December will be a big month for The Academy for Performing Arts which is housed on the Union County Vocational Technical High School Campus. “Romeo and Juliet” will be arriving Dec. 2 and running through Dec. 4 in the Black Box Theatre.
MADISON – “A Musical Adventure for All Ages” is the theme for a Thanksgiving season concert by the New Jersey Intergenerational Orchestra on Sunday, Nov. 21, at 3 p.m. Children of all ages, teens, parents and grandparents alike will enjoy this afternoon performance and a sumptuous baked goods sale during intermission.
UNION – The Abiuso family, missionaries who have spent more than five years in Mexico, will visit Calvary Assembly on Nov. 21 for the church’s Missionary Sunday. The evening worship service begins at 6:30 p.m.
SECAUCUS—Home and food expert Sandra Lee will sign copies of her latest book at Sam’s Club in Secaucus tomorrow from 11 a.m. – 1 p.m.
MOUNTAINSIDE–Children’s Specialized Hospital Foundation hosted its annual Umbrella Gala on last month at the Wellmont Theatre in Montclair with a special performance by Don Felder, former lead guitarist of the rock group The Eagles.
Play • Nov. 19 & 20 at 7:30 p.m., Nov. 21 at 2 p.m. – Mother Seton Regional High School, 1 Valley Rd., Clark, will present its school play, “The Wizard of Oz” Tickets are $10. Children & seniors pay discounted admission on select dates: $8 on Friday and $5 on Sunday. Info: 1-732-382-1952.
SOUTH AMBOY-In 1944, the South Amboy Y.M.C.A. luncheonette was opened to the public from 8 am to 12 pm. A Thanksgiving dinner was served from 11 am to 2 pm.
KENILWORTH — On Wednesday, Nov. 10, Saint Theresa School in Kenilworth was one of seven that attended the Union County Catholic League of Forensics Reading Competition held at Saints Mary and Elizabeth Academy in Linden.
RAHWAY — Grover Cleveland School in Rahway welcomed parents during the week of Nov. 15 to celebrate American Education Week.