Nominate a Hamiltonian
Hamilton’s Environmental Commission is seeking nominations for the annual Hamilton Township Environmental Awards Program. The goal of the program is to promote environmental sustainability efforts by recognizing the people and projects that are working to improve the local environment. Nominations may be submitted to honor Hamilton businesses, non-profit agencies, residents, schools, students, or governmental agencies that have completed an environmental project or program within the township. The deadline to submit applications is Tuesday, August 15. For details, visit www.hamiltonnj.com.
Somerset Valley Players is holding auditions for “Dearly Departed” on Tuesday and Thursday, July 25 and 27, at 7:30 p.m. at the theater, 689 Amwell Road, Hillsborough. The director is seeking five males and eight females, ages early 20s to late 80s. The play will run October 20 to November 5. For information, visit www.svptheatre.org.
The West Windsor Library is holding auditions for teens ages 12 to 17, as well as some adult roles, for the Halloween musical, “The Secrets of Mercy.” The auditions will take place on Saturdays, July 29 and August 5, 2:30 to 4:30 p.m. and Wednesdays, July 26 and August 2, 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. Auditions will consist of readings off the script. For singing roles there will be a selection of well-known songs. Scripts will be available for inspection at the reference desk, or can be sent by e-mail. Auditions will take place at the library, 333 North Post Road. Rehearsals will begin in early September. Call director Michael Kerr at 609-275-8901 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.
Enter the County Fair
The Mercer County 4-H Fair will be held Saturday and Sunday, July 29 and 30, at the Howell Living History Farm in Hopewell, and organizers are encouraging photographers, chefs, and craftsman to compete for a blue ribbon. There are multiple open division categories, including creative projects and best family recipes. To enter or to see a list of categories, visit www.mercer.njaes.rutgers.edu/4h/fair.