SOMERSET – OCD NJ, an Affiliate of the International Obsessive Compulsive Disorder Foundation, will host its Eleventh Annual Conference on Sunday, Oct. 24, at the Doubletree Hotel in Somerset. The conference will begin with guest speaker, Dr. Aureen Wagner, who will present, “Hard-to-Treat OCD in Children and Adolescents: Child-Friendly CBT for Youngsters with Bad Thoughts, Perfectionism, and Hoarding.”
ELIZABETH–Fans of the popular hit series, CSI, are in luck! Cast member Gerald McCullouch who portrays Bobby Dawson will be among the guests at the Trinitas Health Foundation’s annual Evening at the Races fundraiser on Saturday, Nov. 6, at the Meadowlands Racetrack in East Rutherford.
FLORHAM PARK–With the change of seasons, most people examine their wardrobe. Last season’s coat is inspected for wear, and boots, sweaters and wool slacks come out of the closet for scrutiny. The AAA New Jersey Automobile Club reminds motorists that their vehicle also deserves a seasonal checkup.
LINDEN — The Linden Public Library will present a lecture, “The Night that Shocked America” by Henry Morse, The Old Time Radio Man, on Monday, Oct. 18 at 6:30 p.m.
LINCOLN, R.I, — It’s getting to be that time of year. Amica Insurance reminds everyone to make sure cottages and vacation homes are secured properly and offers some tips if you are leaving your summer home.
NEWARK—Families looking to buy birthday and holiday gifts for teens should consider a recent study about teen hearing loss before purchasing the most popular musical gadgets.
EDISON – The Wardlaw-Hartridge Parents’ Association will host its annual Fall Fair on Saturday, Oct. 16, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. The event, which will be held at 1295 Inman Avenue in Edison, is free and open to the public.
One of the things I love most about living in New Jersey is that it’s like being in a reality show every day. Shakespeare was right when he said, “All the world’s a stage”, and he never even visited the Garden State. We are home to some of the best theatrics going minus the high price of a ticket.
SUMMIT — As part of the Cut, Weld, and Build: Process in Works by Chakaia Booker exhibition that opened October 1, four sculptures by noted contemporary artist and New Jersey native Chakaia Booker will remain on view in the Art Center’s outdoor Sculpture Park through July 2011.