Pennington Players has auditions for “The Baker’s Wife” at Kelsey Theater, on Saturday, October 21, 11 a.m. to 5 p.m.; and Tuesday, October 24, 7 to 10 p.m. The cast includes 18 actors, 11 male, and 7 female. Prepare one complete musical theater song showcasing comedic ability and be prepared to dance. Bring a resume, photo, and sheet music. Call 609-737-PLAY to schedule an appointment.
Villagers Theater seeks actors to “Twas the Night Before Christmas” with auditions on Thursday and Friday, October 18 and 19, at 7 p.m. at 415 Demott Lane, Somerset. Age range of men, women, and children, is 7 to 60. Audition will include readings from the script and a short dance audition. www.villagerstheatre.com.
Call for Art
New Hope Arts has exhibition opportunities for artists in the “Works in Wood” show scheduled for November with a focus on contemporary artist. No geographic limitation and any artist using wood as a medium is encouraged to apply. Deadline is Friday, October 20. For application E-mail firstname.lastname@example.org or call 215-862-9606.
George Street Playhouse offers theater classes for ages five and up, beginning Saturday, October 7. Four different Saturday morning classes are for ages 5 to 12. “The Play is the Thing” for ages 8 to 12, is Wednesdays at 4:30 p.m. “Back to Basics” for teens is also held Saturdays at 11 a.m. Adult classes are held Monday evenings and Saturday afternoons. www.georgestplayhouse.org or call 732-846-2895.
Call for Donations
Trenton Historical Society seeks donations for the fourth annual Stop the Wrecking Ball to preserve important buildings through the city. “Stop the Wrecking Ball” event will be held on in November. Call 609-575-8571 or E-mail email@example.com.
UMDNJ is seeking people born in 1915 or earlier who survived the 1918 flu epidemic for a study that may be helpful in fighting a 21st century flu epidemic. A small blood sample is requested. Call Dr. Eric Altschuler at 973-972-5439 to participate.
CROP Walks are taking place in Hamilton, Princeton, and Trenton on Sunday, October 15; Ewing and Hamilton on Sunday, October 22; and Hightstown on Sunday, October 29. To participate visit www.cropwalk.org.
ITN Greater Mercer, a new transportation service for seniors and visually impaired adults, seeks volunteer drivers. Volunteers earn credits to pay for their own rides, donate to a friend, or to the community. They also receive partial reimbursement for gas. Drivers must be 21 or older and have three years of driving experience. Call 609-452-1491 or E-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.