Maurer Productions Onstage is holding auditions for “Hollywood Arms, a comedy-drama written by Carol Burnett and her daughter, Carrie Hamilton. Actors needed include six women, five men, and three children. Auditions are Thursday to Sunday, July 9 to 12. Visit to register.

Jersey Transit, an a cappella ensemble, seeks tenors, basses, altos, and first sopranos. Call 609-737-8435 or visit


Historical Society of Princeton offers “Picturing Princeton,” a special tour for children on Wednesday, July 15, 10 a.m. $5. Adult chaperones are free. Also tour Philadelphia on Thursday, July 23, $105; New York City, Tuesday, August 18, $85; and Long Island, Wednesday, September 9, $135. Call 609-921-6748 or visit


Alchemist & Barrister offers a champagne dinner for two to the winner of the contest focusing on sharing the memories at A&B. Visit to enter.

Volunteer Please

Womanspace seeks volunteers for the Domestic Violence Victim Response Team and Asexual Assault Support Services Advocate Team. Members meet with victims at area police stations and hospitals to provide support, information, and referral. Must be 18, have a valid driver’s license and transportation, available to attend classes and meetings, and not have a criminal history. Volunteers receive more than 80 hours of training. Contact Heidi Mueller at 609-394-0136 or E-mail Deadline is Friday, August 14.

Greater Donnelly Initiative seeks volunteers for summer programs for needy Trenton teens. The program, initiated under a federal grant, is part of a community re-building strategy. Call Pat at 609-466-0276 or visit

Good Causes

Zimmerli Art Museum hosts a summer clearance sale from Wednesday, July 8 to Friday, July 31, featuring children books, gifts, clothing, handbags, and jewelry. Proceeds support the museum’s programs and events. Open Wednesday, 10 a.m. to 9 p.m, Thursday and Friday, 10 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.; Saturday and Sunday, noon to 5 p.m. 71 Hamilton Street, New Brunswick, 732-932-7237,

Teal Tea Foundation offers a seven-day Caribbean cruise to benefit ovarian cancer research. The tour of Costa Maya, Belize, Cozumel, and Grand Cayman, is February 21 to 28. Visit or call 877-412-3713.

For Kids

Princeton School District offers alternative fitness workshops this summer. Capoeira with Mestre Zumbi focuses on a Brazilian cultural art that incorporates martial arts, dance, gymnastics, music, and song. Mondays, Wednesdays, and Friday, from July 13 to 30, for sixth to eighth grade, 3 to 4:30 p.m., and ninth to twelfth grade, 4:30 to 6 p.m. Also salsa with Henry Velandia on Tuesday and Thursdays, for sixth to eighth grade, 3 to 4:30 p.m., and ninth to twelfth grade, 4:30 to 6 p.m. Visit Free.

Princeton United Methodist Church offers “Crocodile Rock,” a vacation Bible school for age 4 through sixth grade, from Monday to Friday, July 27 to 31. Visit or call 609-924-2613. Volunteer leaders ages 13 and up are also needed.

Middlesex County 4-H offers “Eco Adventures at the Earth Center” for students in fifth through eighth grades from Monday to Friday, August 24 to 28, 9 a.m. to 2 p.m., in Davidson’s Mill Pond Park, South Brunswick. Call 732-398-5261. $110.


Four Winds Yoga offers a yoga camp for adults, Monday to Friday, July 27 to 31, 114 West Franklin Avenue, Pennington. $400. Visit or call 609-818-9888.

Funeral Consumers Alliance of Princeton offers free presentations for retirement communities, religious, professiona,l and social organizations, and other groups. The talk includes choosing a funeral home, costs, burial versus cremation, green burials, organ donation, and planning a funeral service. Contact Mea Kaemmerlen at 609-799-1419 for information.


Opera New Jersey and New Jersey Symphony present opera highlights followed by fireworks at PNC Bank Arts Center, Holmdel, on Monday, July 27, at 8:30 p.m. Free tickets are available by sending a self-addressed, stamped envelope to Garden States Arts Foundation, Attention: July 27, NJSO Concert, Box 5013, Woodbridge, NJ 07095.

New Jersey Higher Education Student Assistance Authority offers a loan program to New Jersey residents and those attending a college in New Jersey. Visit or call 800-792-8670.

American Boychoir School presents “Rekindling Music Together: Finding Our Common Voice,” a national choral conference for music teachers and conductors of children’s, girls,’ and boys’ choirs. E-mail or call 888-boychoir, ext. 38.

Rocky Top Dog Park offers monthly membership rates, daily rates for non-members, and rates for multiple dogs. Visit or call 609-279-2750.

Mercer County is accepting applications for Master Gardener training class, a 21-week program that runs from September to March. Classes meet Thursdays, from 9:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. at 90 Spruce Street, Lawrence. Visit or call 609-989-6830.

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