Garden State Horror Writers is accepting entries for its 13th annual short story contest until Wednesday, March 15. Using the theme “Superstitions,” entries may be horror, science fiction, fantasy, mystery, suspense, or thriller, 3,000 words or less. Must be unpublished. Prizes are $25 to $100. Details at www.gshw.net or call 848-992-2230.
Mill Ballet School offers breakdancing class beginning Friday, February 24, at 4:30 p.m. The 12-week session is $180. Visit www.millballet.com or call 609-397-7244 for information.
Singin’ New Jersey is calling all singers to the third annual vocal competition for ages 13 and up. Live competition is Tuesday, March 21, and Thursday, March 23, 7 p.m. at Trumpets Jazz Club, 6 Depot Square, Montclair. Visit www.12mileswest.org or call 973-259-9189.
Roxey Ballet offers adults, students, and teachers the chance to explore tolerance with regards to ethnic, social, cultural, and gender differences. Wednesday, April 5, 10 a.m., Robert Schonhorn Arts Center, Main Street, Peapack. $4 per person. Visit www.roxyballey.com.
Long & Foster offers high school seniors entering an accredited four-year college or university scholarships. Applications must be received by Wednesday, March 1. Visit www.longandfoster.com/scholarship or call 703-359-1750 for details.
Kindermusik, a program for young children and a caregiver is offered at Allentown Presbyterian Church in Allentown. Call Pat Weitz at 609-587-7076 for schedule and prices.
Fresh Air Fund seeks committee members, volunteers, and host families for the summer of 2006. Each summer children from New York City’s low-income communities are invited for a two-week vacations in suburban and small town communities. Visit www.freshair.org or call Rhoda Corkedale at 609-799-4673.
Evergreen Forum presents 14 courses in the daytime lifelong learning study program for adults. Classes include art, science, religious thought, and major issues. Visit www.theevergreenforum.org or call 609-924-7108.
MSM Baseball Leagues of New Jersey are admitting new teams and individual players for the spring. Visit www.amateurbaseballnj.com or call 973-699-8336 for information.
Garden State Baseball is holding tryouts for the tournament teams for players ages 13 and up. Visit www.gardenstatebaseball.com or call 732-382-4610.