Mercer Street Friends Food Bank is holding its holiday meal drive. Each $10 donation provides 100 holiday meals for the food bank. Visit www.jmgroupprinceton.com/holiday_meal_drive to donate.
Friends of Princeton Open Space and REI are hosting a nature photography contest. Submit your best photo of Mountain Lakes Preserve to the Third Annual FOPOS Give Thanks for Nature Photo Contest to win an REI gift card or gift bag. Submission deadline is midnight on Friday, December 1. Visit www.fopos.org for information.
Apply for an Award
Paper Mill Playhouse is accepting Rising Star Award applications now through January 10. Any New Jersey high school that produces a musical between January 18 and April 15, 2018 is eligible to participate. Visit www.papermill.org for details.
NAIOP New Jersey is accepting entries for the 2018 Commercial Real Estate Awards, which will be held in May 2018. Categories include the lifetime achievement award, impact award, industry service award, and more. The deadline for nominations is Friday, December 15 at 5 p.m. Visit www.naiopnj.org/Gala31 for details.
Apply for a Grant
Grants are available for New Jersey organizations from the State Council on the Arts. The Arts Project Support is for single arts events, such as a concert, theater production, exhibition or dance performance. The Arts Education Special Initiative Grants support new or expanded programs that make contributions to quality arts education in schools. Notice of intent to apply is due by Monday, December 11. Visit www.artscouncil.nj.gov for information.
Overeaters Anonymous is a 12-step program and fellowship for individuals who compulsively overeat and whose health, relationships, emotions have become seriously affected by their eating. There are no dues or fees for membership. Meetings are held on Sunday at 8:30 a.m. at 3 Hamilton Health Plaza, Hamilton; Mondays and Wednesdays at 7:30 p.m. at St Mark’s United Methodist Church, 465 Paxon Avenue, Hamilton Square; and Tuesdays and Thursdays at 12:30 p.m. at Grace St. Paul Episcopal Church, 3715 East State Street Extension, Mercerville. Visit www.oa-SouthJersey.org for information.