For Young Chefs
The Plainsboro Recreation and Cultural Center is offering cooking classes for children ages 7 to 11 on Saturdays April 14 to May 12. Classes run from 10:30 a.m. to noon and are $60. Learn essential cooking skills through cooking and enjoying a meal together using fresh ingredients. www.plainsboronj.com
The Yardley Players Theater Company is holding auditions for their July production of “The Wizard of Oz” at Kelsey Theater — Mercer County Community College, 1200 Old Trenton Road, West Windsor — on Saturday, April 7 and Sunday, April 8 from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Prepare a song from the show or in the style of the show and be ready to participate in a group dance audition, as well as readings from the script. Download the audition form at www.yardleyplayers.com.
Jewish Family & Children’s Service of Greater Mercer County is offering a college scholarship opportunity to Jewish students who reside in the Princeton Mercer Bucks community. The scholarships are awarded based on fj12
inancial need and students must be accepted and enrolled in a college or university for the fall semester. Application Deadline: June www.jfcsonline.org/scholarships-internships.
Rotary Club of Trenton is offering scholarships to college and high school students who reside in Mercer County or near Trenton in Bucks County, PA. Community service, academic standing, and extracurricular activities will be considered. Deadline to submit form, which can be found at www.trentonrotary.org, is Sunday, April 15.
Call For Art
Visual artists ages 18 or older who live, work, or attend school in Mercer County are invited to submit art for consideration for the “Mercer County Artists 2018” exhibition at the Gallery at Mercer County Community College. Jurying takes place on Saturday, May 12, 9:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. Artists may enter up to two original works completed since March 2016 in any media except photography. Drop-off is on May 12 between 9:30 a.m. and noon. An entry fee of $10 for one piece or $15 for two must accompany the entries. www.mccc.edu/gallery.
The New Brunswick Public Library is accepting entries for its 11th annual Photography Contest. The library invites participants to capture whatever sparks your emotions. The submission deadline for the photo contest is May 4. Submission forms and full details are available at the New Brunswick Free Public Library, 60 Livingston Avenue, and on the library’s website: www.nbfpl.org/photocontest.
Princeton Senior Resource Center is celebrating National Volunteer Week, April 15 to 21, by hosting several programs about volunteering throughout the month of April. They will be held at various locations, including the Princeton Public Library, and will focus how volunteers can make a difference. For information on the programs or to learn about volunteering at PSRC, contact Sharon Hurley, CVA at (609) 252-2362, firstname.lastname@example.org.
Be a Vendor
The South Brunswick Library is looking for vendors for its first flea market/craft fair, set for Saturday, July 28 from 6 to 8:30 p.m. The application form can be found at the library — 110 Kingston Lane, Monmouth Junction — or online at www.sbpl.info.