Opportunities: Call for Poetry, Singers, Art

NAMI NJ is accepting entries for its annual Dara Axelrod Expressive Arts Mental Health Poetry Contest.

Maestro Dudamel Making Music in Trenton and Beyond

Trenton Central High School orchestra students moved over to let another musician sit with them during a recent performance — world-renowned conductor and musician Gustavo Dudamel, who joined the violin section.

New Exhibition Shows Morven’s Fuller History

In re-installing its first-floor galleries, Morven Museum & Garden in Princeton is showing a part of its history that was for many years swept under the carpet.

Opportunities: Call for Art, Public Speaking for Kids, Audition

Speakology is offering a five-session training course for kids ages 7 to 17 to improve public speaking starting Saturday, March 2.

Black Voices Matter

Princeton University’s “Black Poetry: A Gala Reading” kicks off a “Black Poetry: A Conference” on Thursday, February 14, at 7 p.m., at McCarter Theater.

Music and Musician Traveling Sonic Pathways

Suzin Green’s music is haunting and uplifting, soothing and energizing, with a sound that takes you somewhere almost supernatural. The centerpiece is her accomplished and mysterious voice.

Local News Gets Screening at NJ Film Festival

Lawrenceville student Andrew Ni created a documentary on local news that will be screened at the New Jersey Film Festival on Friday, February 8.

Passage Theater’s Solo Flights Touch Past and Present

Passage Theater’s annual Solo Flights series returns with two presentations featuring a single performer: “To My Unborn Child: A Love Letter from Fred Hampton,” running the weekend of February 8 through 10.

George Street Playhouse Review: Little Girl Blue

Nina Simone’s life and legacy has now been gifted with a terrific stage play with music, “Little Girl Blue,” as written and performed by Laiona Michelle at the George Street Playhouse.

Opportunities: Call for T-Shirt Designs, Composers

Attitudes in Reverse is accepting submissions for its annual T-shirt design contest. This year’s slogan is “Kind is the New Cool.”

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From NJWedding.com to NJParenting.com

Twenty-two years after it launched NJWedding.com is starting a family: NJParenting.com, launched in February, is a directory of child-related services, much like its parent site is a directory for the wedding business.