EDISON – Temple Emanu-El has announced its schedule of community events for January. Unless otherwise noted, all events take place at the temple, at 100 James Street in Edison. Call the temple at 1-732-549-4442 for more information.
TRENTON – The New Jersey State Library, local libraries and school libraries from across the state have partnered with the New Jersey Sports & Exposition Authority to encourage readers to “Read Like a Library Champion” by giving them the opportunity to win tickets to IZOD Center events by logging in the books they read at www.njlibrarychampions.org.
SAYREVILLE – The Sayreville Public Library will offer several programs this month to help people who are seeking new jobs and financial success.
As director Tom Hooper’s “The King’s Speech” opens, war clouds are forming over England. King George V is aging. Herr Hitler is orating like the dickens. It is apparent the king’s heir apparent will let love with a commoner deter him from reigning. And geez, his little brother, the Duke of York, has a terrible stammer. This won’t do at all.
RAHWAY – The Rahway Recreation Center will host the stars of Total Nonstop Action Wrestling’s “TNA iMPACT” on Saturday, March 12, at 7:30 p.m.
ELIZABETH – Six area high school basketball teams will play in the 17th annual Elizabeth Coalition to House the Homeless Basketball Classic on Saturday, Jan. 29 at Elizabeth High School.
I’ll never understand why some die hard, true blue, Jersey junkies complain about winter here in the Garden State, like it’s a shock every year when it arrives. Now these are people I know who would never, ever consider living anywhere else.
WOODBRIDGE – Jazz Guitarist Andy Rothstein will share his knowledge of improvisational jazz-fusion for the guitar by conducting a workshop – “Hands-on Jazz Guitar Workshop” in February at the Barron Arts Center, located at 582 Rahway Avenue, Woodbridge.
SAN ANTONIO, Texas — Air Force Airman Kevin Roman graduated from basic military training at Lackland Air Force Base, San Antonio, Texas.