SOUTH BRUNSWICK — On Thursday, Sept. 15, the EARTH Center will offer a Garden Workshop entitled, The Fantastic Fall Hot Pepper Harvest from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. in Davidson’s Mill Pond Park, 42 Riva Avenue, South Brunswick.
PERTH AMBOY — Raritan Bay Medical Center Foundation’s premier fundraising gala, the Harbor Lights Ball, will be held Saturday, Sept. 24, at the Renaissance Woodbridge Hotel in Iselin.
Dear EarthTalk: I don’t hear much about the environmental impacts of our consumer culture any more, but it seems to me that our “buy, buy, buy” mentality is a major contributor to our overuse of energy and resources. Are any organizations addressing this issue today? – M. Oakes, Miami, FL
PERTH AMBOY – The city’s third annual family day is being planned for Saturday, Aug. 20, from 11 a.m. – 2 p.m. at the waterfront, off Sadowski Parkway.
STATE — The Raritan Valley Chapter of the American Red Cross recently announced the members of the Executive Board of Trustees for the 2011-2012 year.
MILWAUKEE, Wisc. – Bicycling is a healthy way to experience the outdoors and incorporate physical activity into an individual’s daily life. It’s a flexible activity – not limited to certain ages or intensity levels – that keeps people moving, helps with weight control, and provides enjoyment.