Somerset Valley Playhouse is holding auditions for “Breakfast at Tiffany’s” at 7:30 p.m. on Tuesdays, January 31 and February 7, at 689 Armwell Road, Hillsborough. They are looking for seven men and three women. Performance dates run April 28 through May 14. Visit

Clothing Drive

Stoneking Physical Therapy and Wellness Center is hosting a clothing drive for the Rescue Mission of Trenton through Tuesday, February 14. New or gently used clothes can be dropped at 333 North Main Street, Lambertville. Call 609-397-9391.

Student Artwork

The Princeton Area Community Foundation is accepting applications for the Thomas George Artists Fund Award. The award supports artists engaged in drawing and painting for up to six months directly following his or her graduation from college. Seniors from the College of New Jersey, Rider University, or Mercer County Community College may apply. The application deadline has been extended to Friday, February 24. Applications and guidelines are available at

Send a Valentine

The Princeton Garden Statesmen are available to serenade and perform for couples, friends, and coworkers Sunday through Tuesday, February 12 through 14. Meet at the location of your choosing and hear two love songs. $74. Visit

Plan Your Picnic

The Mercer County Park Commission will begin accepting reservations for the five county-owned picnic areas on Wednesday, February 22, at noon for the 2017 season. These include the West and East Picnic Areas in Mercer County Park, Rosedale Picnic Area in Mercer Meadows, Princeton Country Club Picnic Area in West Windsor, and Valley Road Picnic Area in Hopewell Township. Call 609-443-8560 for information.

Meals on Wheels

Jewish Family Services of Middlesex County is in need of volunteer drivers to deliver meals to homebound senior citizens in the Highland Park area for the Kosher Meals on Wheels Program. The program delivers meals Monday through Friday mornings. A commitment of at least two days per month for regular volunteers is required. Also seeking substitute drivers who can fill in as needed throughout Middlesex County. Contact 732-777-1940 or visit for details.

Hospice Volunteer Training

Holy Redeemer Hospice is sponsoring a series of volunteer training sessions. The full program consists of eight 2.5-hour training sessions that will be held in two locations. The day program will be held Mondays from 10 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., beginning February 6 and continuing until March 27. The sessions will be held at Holy Redeemer Hospice, 171 Jersey Street, Trenton. The evening program will be held Thursdays from 6 to 9 p.m., beginning February 2 and continuing until March 23. These sessions will be held at St. Mark Lutheran Church, 350 White Horse Avenue, Hamilton. Call 609-815-3573.

Call for Poetry

Students in grades K through 12 are invited to submit works to the Sarah Mook Poetry Contest. Postmark deadline for entries is Friday, March 31. Cash awards are $100 first prize, $50 second prize, $25 third prize in each of four categories: kindergarten through second, third through fifth, sixth through eighth, and ninth through twelfth. Enter up to two poems of any length, on any subject, and in any style. Poems should be typed. Visit for entry details.

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