Twenty Minutes to Curtain Company has auditions for “Hansel and Gretel” on Saturday, July 24, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Kelsey Theater, West Windsor. All characters must sing. Prepare one up tempo song and one ballad. Bring a photo and resume stapled together, sheet music, and appropriate dance wear. All adult roles will be paid (not teens and children). Must be six and up. Contact Michael J. Pastorok at 215-788-1336 for an appointment.
Playful Theater Productions has auditions for “The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee on Wednesday, August 18, 7 to 10 p.m.; and Saturday, August 21, 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Must be 18 or older. Bring a theatrical resume and a headshot. Prepare a song from musical theater and bring sheet music. Male actors auditioning for the role of vice principal Douglas Panch should prepare a one to three minute comic monologue. Kelsey Theater, West Windsor. Call 267-987-4113 or E-mail firstname.lastname@example.org to schedule an appointment.
Playhouse 22 seeks to fill positions for the next season. Positions include stage manager, set designer, lighting designer, sound designer, set construction, lighting operator, sound operator, costumer, properties management, and stage crew. Submit a copy of a theatrical resume with contact information by E-mail to email@example.com.
Jersey Harmony Chorus offers women who love to sing to a series of free vocal lessons on Monday evenings beginning July 26, at 20 Schalks Crossing Road, Plainsboro, at 7:15 p.m. Call Carole at 732-236-6803 or E-mail firstname.lastname@example.org for information.
Call for Art
Artworks seeks entries for “Made in Metal,” a juried showcase featuring art made in metal. Cash awards. Deadline is Sunday, August 1. Visit www.artworkstrenton.org or call 609-394-9436 for information.
Bucks County Gallery of Fine Art is accepting entries fro sculptors living or working within a 150-mile radius of New Hope, Pennsylvania, for its second annual Sculpture Showcase juried shows. All mediums are accepted for both indoor and outdoor works. Cash prizes. Entries may be submitted online at http://doylestownalive.com/bckscountygallery/. Deadline is Friday, September 10. Call Howard Cooperman at 215-862-5272 for information.
Mercer College now offers online classes in nursing and study abroad programs. There are also new transfer opportunities. Visit www.mccc.edu or call 609-570-3795.
Dorothea’s House offers Italian classes for adults and children; beginner, intermediate, and advanced levels; weekdays and Saturdays. 120 John Street, Princeton. Visit www.dorotheashouse.org or call Gilda McCauley at 908-359-1564.
For the Young
Historic Fallsington offers a three-day history program for girls ages 8 to 11. Fulfills Girl Scout special interest patch. 4 Yardley Avenue, Fallsington, Pennsylvania. Register. $75. Call 215-295-6567 to register.
PEAC Health & Fitness is collecting athletic shoes for needy children in the community through HomeFront. Please bring new sneakers to 1440 Lower Ferry Road, Ewing. Visit www.peachealthfitness.com or call 609-883-2000 for information.
Trenton Area Soup Kitchen seeks donations of backpacks, pens, pencils, highlighters, crayons, spiral notebooks, pocket folders, children’s scissors, rulers, protractors, calculators, and other school supplies. Deliver all items to TASK between Monday, July 26, and Thursday, August 12. Call Mary Ann Dobson at 609-695-5456, ext. 114 for information.
New Jersey Blood Services seeks volunteers to work blood drives. Contact R. Jan Zepka at 732-616-8741 or E-mail email@example.com for information.
Holy Cross Center of Learning offers a mass followed by a party on Saturday, September 11, at 10:30 a.m., at Divine Mercer Parish, 201 Adeline Street, Trenton. Adult and teen volunteers are needed to teach and assist with religion and music classes, workshops, and arrange parties. Contact Rose Anna L. Romanello at 609-882-4567.
First Baptist Church, 125 South Main Street, Hightstown, offers vacation Bible school from Monday to Friday, July 26 to 30, for ages 3 to 13. Call 609-448-0103 to register.
Steinert High School Class of 1980 seeks fellow classmates for a 30th class reunion on Saturday, November 27, at Trenton Marriott. Contact Eric Clark by E-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Center for Disease Control offers the National Health and Nutritional Examination survey to determine health and nutritional status of the U.S. population. Close to 7,000 randomly selected residents in 15 counties across the nation have the opportunity to participate in the latest survey. Mercer County was selected as one of the counties.