“Funny People” – Seriously Humorous – 3 popcorns

It is too long and rather imperfect. Still, as Judd Apatow’s “Funny People” chronicles the life and times of comedian George Simmons (Adam Sandler), you bask in the film’s warmhearted sense of humanity, laugh at the foibles dissected, and in time realize it is not unlike real life. That is, you have to put up with the bad parts to enjoy the good parts.

Registration Begins For Polish Language Classes

CLARK—The studies program of the Polish Cultural Foundation in Clark is currently accepting registration for its language classes, which begin the week of Sept. 17. Classes in beginner’s Polish, part I and part II, and intermediate Polish will meet on Thursday evenings. All classes meet from 7 to 9 p.m. and run for twelve weeks. Early registration is suggested.

Volunteers Needed

ELIZABETH – The Union County Rape Crisis Center is seeking volunteer advocates to provide support and guidance for victims of sexual assault. A new training session for prospective volunteers will start on Sept. 22.