VOICES is now accepting new singers to join the chorus for the second half of its concert season. Singers are invited to an open rehearsal on Monday, January 23, at 7 p.m. at the Music Together Community Room, 225 Pennington-Hopewell Road, Hopewell. Scores will be provided. To register call Susan Evans at 609-291-7456 or email


HomeFront is holding a week of hope from January 14 to 21. The Lawrence-based organization will offer guided bus tours, panel discussions and “lunch and learn” events on poverty and issues facing the working poor in this area. A large roster of volunteer opportunities will be available for people of all ages, including tutoring or reading to children, working in the food pantry, or organizing events and drives. A full schedule of opportunities is available at For more information, call 609-989-9417, ext. 133, or email

The South Brunswick Public Library is seeking volunteers to help sort through hundreds of book donations. The books will be sold at the library’s book sale later this year. Volunteers with a basic knowledge of children’s and adult literature are preferred. Call 732-991-9046 for information.


Learn how to start and maintain a honey bee colony during the Rutgers University Bee-ginner’s Beekeeping Course. Topics include bee biology, bees in an urban setting, honey extraction, and more. The course will be held at Rutgers Eco Complex in Bordentown, Thursday through Saturday, March 23 through 25. $245 per person. Call 848-932-7315.

Craft Vendors

Applications are now available for Princeton’s Communiversity ArtsFest 2017, which will be held on Sunday, April 30, from 1 to 6 p.m. All interested participants — including artists/crafters, performers, food vendors, merchants, non-profit organizations and sponsors — should visit to download and print an application. Deadline to submit an application is Friday, February 28.

Youth Sports

Registration is now open for the Lawrence Lacrosse Club 2017 spring programs. Boys and girls in pre-K through eighth grade from Lawrence and surrounding communities that do not offer lacrosse programs are encouraged to play. Limited scholarships are available. Visit

Support Group

Jewish Family & Children’s Service of Greater Mercer County is hosting an Online Caregiver Support Group starting Wednesday, February 1, from 10:30 a.m. to noon. The non-sectarian group will provide tips, techniques, and resources to help caregivers support their loved ones. The online group is held for four Wednesdays and costs $40 for all four sessions. To register contact Beverly Rubman at or 609-987-8100, ext. 151.

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