Pennington Players seek actors from 12 to 17 for “13,” a high energy musical about being 13. Prepare a contemporary musical theater song and one of the monologues available at www.penningtonplayers.org. Auditions are Saturday, June 4, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., and Sunday, June 5, noon to 4 p.m. E-mail email@example.com or call 609-737-7529 to schedule an appointment. Audition and performances will be at Kelsey Theater, Mercer College, West Windsor.
James Tolin Memorial Fund seeks actors for “Die Mommie Die,” a comedy by Charles Busch. Females, ages 18 to 25; and males, 18 to 55. Prepare a two minute comedic monologue, and bring a headshot and resume. Audition is Sunday, May 1, noon to 4 p.m. Audition and performance will be at Kelsey Theater, Mercer College, West Windsor. It is recommended that actors research the play at www.charlesbusch.com. E-mail firstname.lastname@example.org to schedule an appointment.
Princeton Girlchoir is holding auditions for girls in grades 3 to 12 who love to sing. Visit www.princetongirlchoir.org to schedule an audition and for more information.
Jewish Community Center seeks volunteers for New Jersey Special Olympics summer games on Sunday, June 12, from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. at College of New Jersey. Teens and families are needed for “Fan in the Stands” support. E-mail email@example.com or call 609-219-9550 for information.
Hamilton Jewelers seeking the best proposal story in the country for the Ultimate Proposal contest. Deadline is Monday, June 20. www.jic.org/proposalcontest.
Blue Star Offering
Michener Art Museum is participating in the Blue Star Museum program by offering free admission to all active-duty military personnel and their families from Monday, May 30 to Monday, September 5. In conjunction with an exhibit, So Bravely and So Well: the Life and Art of William T. Trego” on view June 4 to October 2. 128 South Pine Street, Doylestown, PA. Visit www.michenerartmuseum.org or call 215-340-9800 for information.
Steamboat Classroom offers rides on the educational steamboat “Splash” during Shad Fest weekend, April 30 and May 1, from 12:30 to 5:30 p.m. The boat is similar to riverboats on the Delaware River circa 1880 is used to teach clean water ecology to grade school classes. $5 donation requested. Lewis Island, Lambertville. E-mail firstname.lastname@example.org or call 609-414-3676 for ticket information.
Call for Art
Artsbridge invites artists from a 50-mile radius of New Hope to submit one framed piece of two-dimensional work or sculpture and two unframed portfolio pieces. Works will be accepted in categories of paintings, watercolors, works on paper, mixed media, photography, and sculpture. Cash prizes. Drop off is Tuesday, May 31, 4 to 8 p.m., and Wednesday, June 1, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Notification of acceptance will be listed at www.artsbridgeonline.com on Thursday, June 2, after 7 p.m. Pick up unaccepted work on Friday, June 3, 4 to 8 p.m. Opening reception and awards ceremony is Saturday, June 11, 6 to 9 p.m. Call 609-773-0881 or E-mail email@example.com for information.
D&R Greenway and Princeton Photography Club invite high school photographers to create composite images, altering their nature photographs through computer technology, for “Dreamscapes,” the first juried high school photography exhibition to be held at D&R Greenway. Deadline is Wednesday, April 20. Visit www.drgreenway.org for submission guidelines.
Grant for Teachers
New Jersey Veterinary Medical Association offers teachers grants for pet care education involving facts about animal welfare. Grants of up to $750 are available to middle school teachers in public and private schools. The 15-lesson service learning curriculum, “Taking Care of Your Community by Taking Care of Your Pets,” incorporates standards in language arts, literacy, science, and social studies. Grants should support service learning training, veterinarians as classroom speakers, and information on animal health and welfare. Visit www.njvma.org or send E-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org for information and applications. Deadline is Sunday, May 1.
Institute of Wonderful Women Working for the Empowerment is working with CVS pharmacy technician program to recruit seniors at area high schools for an internship/apprenticeship program through a training grant from the state. After successfully completing pre-employment training and the hiring process, students are employed in a CVS store in Mercer County and are eligible to receive 12 credit hours at Mercer College. Visit www.wonderfulworkingwomen.org or call 609-388-1867 for information.