Autism Friendly

McCarter Theater Center offers an autism-friendly performance of “Into the Woods” on Tuesday, May 21, at 7 p.m. Slight changes will be made to the production such as adjusting lighting and sound levels that may be challenging to audience members. All tickets are $25. Call 609-258-2787 or visit the box office at 91 University Place, Princeton.

A pre-show visit to McCarter will be offered to familiarize individuals with the environment. Eden Autism Serviceswill assist in the development of an online social story for parents that will outline in words and pictures the experience that families will have during their trip. Visit and click on the accessibility link.


Pierrot Productions has auditions for “Lovers and Other Strangers,” an evening of five comedic one-acts which explore love and marriage, on Sunday, April 7, at 7:30 p.m.; and Monday, April 8, at 7 p.m. Seeking 6 to 8 actors to portray 12 roles ranging from early 20s to 50s. Must be 18 or older. Performances take place weekends May 31 to June 9 at Kelsey Theater. Prepare a 1 to 3-minute comic monologue from any stage work. Be prepared for readings as assigned by the director. Must be 18 or older to audition. E-mail

Workshop for Parents

Learning Ally presents “The Parent’s Pathway: How to Become an Ally in Your Child’s Educational Success,” a free workshop for parents on Tuesday, April 9, or Thursday, April 11, from 6 to 8 p.m. at 20 Roszel Road, West Windsor. The workshop will cover the importance of parent engagement; understanding 504, IDEA, RTI; and accessible instructional material that’s right for your child. Register at or call 605-520-7984.

Call for Vendors

North Brunswick Woman’s Club offers space at the upcoming flea market on Saturday, June 8, from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m., at North Brunswick Municipal Complex, 710 Hermann Road. Cost is $15; $25 for two spaces. Bring your own tables/chairs. Call 732-297-4838 or E-mail The rain date is Saturday, June 22.

Awards for Women

Zonta Club of Trenton/Mercer is accepting applications for the Young Women in Public Affairs award, a program that recognizes young women between 16 and 19 years old for outstanding community volunteer work, demonstrated leadership, and involvement in student government. E-mail or visit www.zontaclubofTrenton/ Deadline is Monday, April 1.

Good Causes

Trenton Boys and Girls Club Bike Exchange has reopened and is fixing and selling used bikes and directing all the proceeds to the after school programs of the Trenton Boys and Girls Club. The Bike Exchange is located in the Capitol Plaza Shopping Center, 1500 Olden Avenue. Spring and summer hours are Saturdays, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.; and Tuesday and Thursday evenings, 5 to 8 p.m. Individuals can donate an old bike, run a bike drive, or volunteer. Visit or E-mail

Attitudes in Reverse seeks volunteers for upcoming events and projects. Events include a public health symposium on Wednesday, April 3 in Piscataway; WWP Community Fair, Saturday, April 6, West Windsor; WWP High School South health classes, Tuesday, April 9, West Windsor; Notre Dame High School Service Fair, Wednesday, April 10, Trenton; AIR Awareness at Stomp Out Stigma Day at Rider University, Thursday, April 11, Lawrenceville; Coming Up For AIR at Wagner College, Thursday, April 18, Staten Island, New York; Coming Up For AIR @ WWP High School North, Monday, May 13, Plainsboro; and Miki & Friends Walk & Run for AIR, Saturday, May 18, at Mercer County Park, West Windsor. Contact or 609-558-2277.

Call for Art

Artsbridge seeks art for its 19th annual juried show in June at the New Hope Arts Center. The show will run June 8 to 29, open Friday to Sunday, 1 to 5 p.m. Artists are invited to submit two framed pieces of two-dimensional work or sculpture and one unframed portfolio piece. Cash awards. Visit Deadline is Thursday, April 18.

For Kids

PEAC Health and Fitness offers a babysitting class on Thursday and Friday, April 4 and 5, from 5 to 8 p.m. for ages 11 and up as part of Rutgers Cooperative Extension at 1440 Lower Ferry Road, Ewing. $25. Call 609-883-2000, E-mail cten­, or visit

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