WOODBRIDGE—The 13th season of The Challenge kicks off with all-star student scholars from Woodbridge High School and Livingston High School competing against each other in round one of this award-winning high school quiz show.
RAHWAY—The Rahway Police Department is looking for people who want to make a difference in their community. Volunteers will be trained to become Community Emergency Response Team (CERT) members.
EDISON—Middlesex County College is presenting two intriguing art exhibitions: one highlights emerging artists from the mid-Atlantic region; the other features sculpture, shown in a darkened room, illuminated only from the artwork itself.
UNION—Liberty Hall Museum at Kean University will host several activities for children and visitors of all ages throughout February.
MORRISTOWN ? Actavis, Inc., will donate $10,000 to the American Red Cross to help victims of last week’s Haiti earthquake, the generic drug manufacturer announced Wednesday. The company, based in Morristown, has several New Jersey manufacturing facilities including one in Elizabeth.
NEW BRUNSWICK—New Brunswick’s State Theatre is proud to present the 4th annual Hub City Carnivale, a four-week winter festival of the imagination at play, January 30 – February 28, 2010, with performances, workshops, social events, and more, for families and kids ages 1 to 100.
CLARK – The Township of Clark is looking for people who want to make a difference in their community. Volunteers will be trained to become Community Emergency Response Team (CERT) members.
RAHWAY—Arts Guild New Jersey presents ENABLED, an exhibition by artists with disabilities, in collaboration with VSA arts of New Jersey, Arts Access Program at the Matheny Medical & Educational Center of Peapack, and the WAE Center of West Orange.
LINDEN – Though the calendar says that it’s still winter, it’s not too early to start thinking about summer plans. Linden’s popular day camp program is already accepting registrations.
LINDEN – Prospective students and their parents are invited to attend an Open House at Saints Mary and Elizabeth Academy on Sunday, Jan. 31, from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m.
RAHWAY—Social studies classes at Rahway Middle School researched aspects of different African civilizations. Students found information regarding the history, geography, and culture of their topic.
MILWAUKEE, Wisc. – Exercising outdoors in cold weather offers the chance to burn calories in a winter wonderland. Whether the activity is skiing, skating, walking, snow shoeing, or jogging, exercising in the chilly air can be invigorating and help keep one’s fitness momentum going all season long.
NEWARK—The Newark Public Library will showcase original photos, iconic photo-books and select photo journals from the late 19th century to the present day.