McCarter Theater seeks donations to the Tiny Tim Fund, an organization that provides tickets to its annual holiday production of “A Christmas Carol” to underprivileged children and families in Mercer County. www.mccarter.org or call 609-258-6544.
Hadassah Cancer Research offers gift wrapping at Quaker Bridge Mall through Monday, December 24. A variety of paper, bags, and boxes are available. Location is near Lord & Taylor on the second floor.
For the Birds
Kingston Greenways Association seeks bird lovers for the Kingston segment of the Audubon Christmas bird count. Half or full day, with optional lunch at noon. Begins on Sunday, December 16, 7:30 a.m., at the Locktender’s House just off Route 27. Call 609-514-2414 to register.
West Windsor Plainsboro Dance Company has auditions for “The Tale of the Little Mermaid” on Sunday, December 16, at the Dance Corner II, Plainsboro Plaza. For dancers three and up. Visit www.thedancecorner.org or call 609-799-9677 for times.
Literacy Volunteers in Mercer County offers two volunteer tutor training courses to help with basic literacy and English as a second language. Wednesdays, beginning January 9, from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m., at the Literacy Volunteers office at 3535 Quakerbridge Road, Hamilton; or from 6 to 8 p.m. at Educational Testing Service. Call 6709-587-6027.
Early Prospects Baseball Camp offers holiday camps at Rider University, Lawrenceville. Saturday and Sunday, December 27 and 28, ages 8 to 12; Monday, December 29, for ages 13 to 18. www.earlyprospects.com or call 609-896-5055.
Jewish Community Center offers vacation camp for kindergarten to sixth grade. Wednesday, December 26, to Friday, December 28. $48 to $60 per day. www.jcctoday.org or call 609-219-9550.
Gallery 125 seeks entries for juried winter show. Submit up to five visuals on CD that are available for exhibit and sale to Gallery 125, 125 South Warren Street, Trenton 08608. Include a $10 check payable to TDA/Gallery 125, artist’s name, address, phone number, E-mail address, and brief biography. Artists are expected to gallery sit during the exhibit. 609-989-9119.