NEW YORK, N.Y. – Three New Jersey bands are finalists in Z100’s Hometown Hero competition. Over 400 artists competed to win a spot to play live on stage at Z100 & Coca-Cola’s All Access Lounge, the pre-event to Z100’s Jingle Ball at Madison Square Garden on Dec. 10.
PERTH AMBOY – The Raritan Bay Area YMCA is participating in a community food drive this weekend.
WESTFIELD—The stars of the popular “Ghost Hunters” television show will come to Westfield on Nov. 28 for the fourth annual dinner and show to benefit the New Jersey Center for Tourette Syndrome.
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.