Holiday Boutique • Nov. 6 from 9 a.m. – 2 p.m. – Oak Tree Presbyterian Church will hold a holiday boutique and harvest bake sale. The church is located at 445 Plainfield Road, Edison, between Oak Tree Road & Stephenville Pkwy. Info: 1-732-549-4178.
PARSIPPANY – According to the American Diabetes Association, 23.6 million American adults and children have diabetes. Of those, 5.7 million do not know that they have it.
METUCHEN – The Forum Theatre is selling tickets now for three live events in December.
TRENTON – The Professional Insurance Agents of New Jersey Inc. reminds homeowners and business owners that now is the time to prevent your pipes from freezing. Winter can bring extreme, cold temperatures.
EDISON – The Wardlaw-Hartridge School, located at 1295 Inman Avenue in North Edison, will stage its fall play, Agatha Christie’s “The Mousetrap” on Friday, Nov. 12, at 7:30 p.m. and on Saturday, Nov. 13, at 3 p.m. and 7:30 p.m. in the school’s All-Purpose Room.
HIGHLAND PARK — The November meeting of Raritan Valley Hadassah will celebrate Jewish Book Month with presentations from three local Jewish authors–Judy Petsonk, Brigitte Goldstein, and Azriela Jaffe. They will speak about their careers in writing, and how their identity as Jewish women is reflected in their books.
STATEN ISLAND, N.Y. — On Saturday, Nov. 6 at 11 a.m., Richmond Local Community Development Corporation will host its 10th Annual Veteran’s Day Ceremony.
Director Tony Goldwyn’s “Conviction,” about a woman who becomes a lawyer solely to overturn her brother’s guilty sentence for murder, instantly recalled Dr. Halberstoddter’s dictum concerning films that are based on actual stories.
PISCATAWAY – The Middlesex County Cultural and Heritage Commission and the Folklife Program for New Jersey will present their newest endeavor, “Joyful Rest: Shabbat in the Context of Daily Life” next month. This project includes an exhibit, a full-color monograph, lectures and discussions, storytelling, and more.