Call for Art
Gallery 125 invites artists working in any photographic medium to submit works on the theme, “Up Close and Personal” for a juried photography show opening in August. Submit up to five jpeg images on one CD and a $20 check payable to Gallery 125, to Gallery 125, 125 South Warren Street, Trenton 08608. Deadline is Saturday, June 12. Visit www.gallery125.com or all 609-989-9119 for information.
Kensho Studios offers spring and summer screenwriting sessions in Canal Studios, Lambertville. Sessions are geared for both teens and adults who aspire to learn the art and craft for cartoons, video games, television, and films. All workshops are $325. Tuesdays, May 18 to June 22, for teens and adults; Tuesdays and Thursdays, May 20, June 29, and July 1, adults only. Visit www.mykensho.com or call 609-460-4047.
Pedals for Progress is accepting used bicycles at Hopewell Valley High School, 259 Pennington-Titusville Road, Pennington, on Saturday, May 1, 9 am. to noon, rain or sine. A minimum of $10 donation towards shipping costs is necessary per bike. www.p4p.org. Call 609-737-1221 for information.
South Brunswick American Legion is holding its poppy drive during the month of pay. Donations benefit veterans and their families. Donations may be sent to American Legion Post 401, Box 82, 148 Major Road, Monmouth Junction 08852.
Dress for Success Mercer County offers mother’s day cards featuring the artwork of Tony LaSalle, a Delaware Valley College professor who maintains a studio in Lambertville. Each card is available for a minimum $10 donation. Cards may be signed with your name and sent to the recipient with a note that she has been honored by your donation. Cards will be available online at www.dressforsucess.org/mercercounty. Deadline is Monday, May 3.
For The Young
South Brunswick Public Library seeks all forms of art from teens in grades 6 to 12 for a teen summer art contest. Entries are accepted between Tuesday, June 1 and Friday, June 25. Display and voting from Saturday, June 26 to Friday, August 20. Winners will be announced on Saturday, August 28. Visit www.sbpl.info or call 732-329-4000, ext. 7634 for information.
Princeton Public Library invites students in high school and college or up to age 24 to submit original short films of 20 minutes or less for consideration in the annual Princeton Student Film & Video Festival, Wednesday and Thursday, July 21 and 22. Deadline is Monday, June 21. Visit www.princetonlibrary.org or call 609-924-9529.
Trenton Museum Society and Passage Theater offer summer art and theater camp at Ellarslie for ages 6 to 13. Monday to Friday, June 26 to August 6, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. $250. Visit www.ellarslie.org or call 609-989-1191 for an application.
Princeton Center for Yoga and Health offers a four-week therapeutic yoga class for people ages 25 to 35 with Asperger’s Syndrome. Classes will be held Saturdays, May 1, 8, 22, and 29, from 3 to 4 p.m. $60. Visit www.princetonyoga.com or call 609-924-7294.