Call for Funny
Grover’s Mill Coffee House seeks funny people for its inaugural Comedy Night on Friday, May 29, at 7 p.m. Register with Mickey at 609-716-8771. 295 Princeton-Hightstown Road, West Windsor.
Somerset Valley Players has auditions for “Nunsense” on Sunday and Monday, June 7 and 8, at 7 p.m. Five females, ages 16 to 70, are needed. Performances are weekends September 18 to October 11. 689 Amwell Road, Hillsborough. Visit www.svptheatre.org or call 908-369-7469.
Call for Entries
Princeton Public Library is accepting submissions for its annual student film and video festival. Students of high school and college age up to age 24. Deadline is Monday, June 15. Call 609-924-9529, ext. 247 or visit www.princetonlibrary.orgfilm for guidelines and application forms.
Grant Proposal Workshop
New Jersey Council for the Humanities provides an overview of grant guidelines, tips and tools for proposal preparation, and addresses common proposal questions. Friday, June 19, Trenton City Museum, Cadwalader Park, Trenton. Call Robert Apgar at 888-FYI-NJCH or E-mail email@example.com to register. Free.
Princeton Resource Center offers “Introduction to Retirement,” Tuesday, June 16, 6 p.m, Lawrence Senior Center, 30 Darrah Lane East, Lawrenceville. Register at 609-844-7048. Free.
Also, “Volunteering: Building a Resume for an Encore Career,” a presentation and workshop, Thursday, June 4, 7 p.m., Princeton Public Library. Free.
Also, “Engaged Retirement: Beyond Financial Planning,” a multi session course starting Monday, June 1, 6 to 8 p.m., Suzanne Patterson Building, Princeton. $85 for four sessions. Call Carol King at 609-924-7108 or E-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.
Mill Ballet School offers summer ballet intensive, musical theater intensive, junior dance camp, beginner and intermediate ballet, breakdancing, and ballet stretch classes. Call 609-397-7244 or E-mail email@example.com to schedule a free evaluation. 243 North Union Street, Lambertville. www.millballetschool.com.
Mercer County Elite Girls Basketball Camp invites upcoming sixth to tenth grade students to a camp on Monday to Friday, July 13 to 17, at West Windsor-Plainsboro High School South, Clarksville Road, West Windsor. Coaches are Lisa and Jessica Guarneri, coaches at High School South. Register at www.wwparks-recreation.com or call Lisa Guarneri at 609-610-8234 or E-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.
Mercer County Park Commission offers daylong nature programs for children this summer. Naturalist I, Tuesdays, July 28, August 11 and 25, 9:30 a.m. to 3 p.m., grades 1 to 4, Baldpate Mountain; and Naturalist II, Thursdays, July 30, August 13 and 27, 9:30 a.m. to 3 p.m., grades 5 to 8, Baldpate Mountain. $20 per program. Also, a family program, Nature at the Farm, Wednesdays, June 17, July 22, and August 19, 10 to 11:30 a.m., Howell Living History Farm. Free.
Programs for all ages include: Pontoon Boat Tours, June 11 and 24, July 9 and 23, and August 6 and 20, 2 to 3:30 p.m., Mercer Park Marina. For families and adults. Free.
Also, Marsh Tails Volunteer Crew, Fridays, June 26, July10 and 24, August 7 and 21, 9 a.m. to 2:30 p.m., Marsh Nature and Interpretive Center, Roebling Park, ages 16 and up. E-mail email@example.com for volunteer application form.
Also, Meteor Watch, Wednesday, August 12, 10 p.m. to midnight, Mercer County Park , Cold Soil and Keefe roads entrance, all ages, rain date is Thursday, August 13. Bring flashlights, lawn chairs, or blankets. Free.