In Town

Maurer Productions OnStage has auditions for “Children’s Letters to God,” a family musical comedy inspired by the book of the same name. Auditions are Saturday, October 24, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.; and Sunday, October 25, noon to 6 p.m. The show opens Friday, January 8. Register at, E-mail, or call 609-882-2292.

Plainsboro Recreation offers a bus trip to Radio City Music Hall’s Christmas Spectacular, Sunday, November 22, 2 p.m. The bus will leave Plainsboro at 10 a.m. Call 609-799-0909, ext. 332.

For Young Artists

VSA Arts of New Jersey is accepting registrations for a fine arts program open to students ages 8 to 21 with disabilities. The Fine Arts Program of the Mercer County Institute for the Arts will be held on Mondays, October 19, to December 21, at the Mercer Elementary School in Hamilton. Register by Monday, October 12. Call 732-745-3885 or E-mail for information.

For Women

Junior League of Greater Princeton, an organization of women committed to promoting voluntarism, focuses on the needs of women and children in the area. Fall training classes begin mid-October. Visit for information.

Princeton House Behavioral Health offers women’s programs at 300 Clock Tower Drive, Hamilton. The programs include women’s wellness aimed at individuals with symptoms of depression or anxiety stirred by life transitions or stress; women’s trauma for women subjected to psychological, sexual, physical, or verbal abuse, domestic violence, or rape; women’s trauma and addiction for women who use harmful substances or engage in harmful behaviors due to trauma or abuse; and DBT skills for women who have difficulty processing emotions. Visit or call 609-683-3299.

For Young


South Brunswick Library seeks student filmmakers, ages 14 to 24, for its annual student film and video festival. No fees. Visit for application and information. Deadline is Monday, November 30. Festival is Saturday, December 12.

Video Contest

Discover Jersey Arts invites submissions of 30 to 60-second videos about why to love the arts in New Jersey. Visit for information and submission details. Deadline is Saturday, October 31.



Lawrence Library seeks playwrights, amateur or professional, to submit plays for a staged reading, 10-minutes in length, for up to five characters. Deadline is Sunday, December 20. E-mail Ann Kerr at or call 609-989-6922. Submissions may be E-mailed as an attachment.

Logo Contest

Stony Brook-Millstone Watershed Association seeks creative artists for its inaugural stream clean-up logo contest. The winning logo will be printed on the front of shirts and used in promotional material for the spring event. Send to with the subject line 2010 Stream Clean-Up Logo Contest Entry. Submission must include a short description of why clean water is important to you, a pdf version of logo no greater than 5MB, your name, address, and contact information. Deadline is Monday, November 16.

Belly Dance

One Yoga Center offers tribal style belly dance classes combining Middle Eastern moves with an international array of dance styles from Asia, India, and Spain. Visit or call 699-918-0963 for information.

Music for Kids

New School for Music Study offers free Musikgarten classes for parents and their children, from newborn to age six. Call 609-921-2900, ext. 110 or E-mail

Volunteer Please

Acme Screening Room seeks volunteers for movie nights on Fridays and Saturdays, 6:30 to 7:15 p.m. See film for free. E-mail or visit for information.

Vendors Needed

East Brunswick Library seeks arts and crafts vendors for the holiday bazaar on Saturday, December 5, from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Visit for registration form. $30 per space. Deadline is Friday, November 6.

Main Street New Egypt seeks vendors for a fall festival on Sunday, November 1, 11 a.m to 4 p.m., in the downtown area. Contact Lori Parsells at 609-758-7461 or E-mail