Bike Ride

New Jersey Country Bike Multiple Sclerosis Ride will be held in Somerset on Friday and Saturday, September 11 and 12. Cyclists and volunteers may register online at Call Jennifer Hivry at 201-967-5599 for information.

Singers Wanted

Voices Chorale has openings for all voice parts. Auditions will be held on Mondays, August 31, and September 7, at Music Together, 225 Pennington-Hopewell Road, Hopewell. Call Sandy Duffy at 609-799-2211 or E-mail to schedule an appointment.

Sharim V’Sharot, a 24-voice Jewish choir, seeks new members with all voice parts for the upcoming season. Visit or call 609-371-9036 to schedule an audition.

ArtBox Derby

The Arts Council of Princeton is holding an ArtBox derby on Sunday, September 20, at Greenway Meadows Park. A play on the classic soap box derby, competing cars must rely completely upon gravity to move — no powered vehicles are allowed. The four competition brackets are ages 10-12; 13-15; 16-adult; and family. Prizes for creativity, “greenness,” and speed. Entry form and $20 fee per car competing is due Monday, August 31. To enter and for more information visit or contact Jeniah “Kookie” Johnson at or 609-924-8777, extension 109.

Volunteers Needed

Contact of Mercer County seeks crisis volunteers to train for work on the 24-hour hotline for people with problems, addictions, mental illness, and suicidal thoughts. The 40-hour training course in Ewing is free for those who volunteer 100 hours the first year. Training is open to anyone 18 and older motivated to help others. Contact Eleanor K. Letcher by E-mail at

Donate Please

Auxiliary of University Medical Center at Princeton seeks donations of antiques, art, and items for the annual rummage sale. Donations will be collected on Tuesdays, 5 to 7 p.m.; and Saturdays, 9 a.m to noon, at 905 Herrontown Road, Princeton. Call 609-497-4092 for information.

Parenting Skills

Jewish Family & Children’s Services offers “Balancing Love & Discipline,” a monthly parenting workshop series, at Jewish Center, 435 Nassau Street, Princeton, beginning Friday, September 25. $10 to $25. Register with Debra Levenstein at 609-987-8100 or E-mail

“Social Skills for Children” is offered Thursdays, October 1 to November 19, at Congregation Beth Chaim, 329 Village Road East, West Windsor. Times vary. $300. Register with Levenstein (above).

“SIBS: Supporting Brothers & Sisters of Children with Special Needs” is offered Thursdays, October 1 to November 19, at Congregation Beth Chaim. Times vary. $36. Register with Levenstein (above).

Computer Classes

East Brunswick Library offers computer classes in Microsoft Office, E-mail basics, Internet, Excel, and Word. Visit for full schedule. Call 732-390-6767 to register. $10 fee for non-cardholders.

For Kids

Waldorf School offers “Applesauce and Broom Making” for grades 3 and up, on Thursdays, 3:45 to 5:15 p.m, September 17 to October 15. $150 includes supplies. Contact Jessica Alfaro at 609-466-1970, ext. 110, or E-mail

Dinner and a Movie

Hamilton’s Grill Room and Lambertville Library offer a three-course dinner on any night before 6:30 p.m. with a single admission to any movie in the Acme screening room at the library for $40. Part of the proceeds will be donated to the library’s film program. Visit

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