Villagers Theater has auditions for “Disney’s Aladdin Jr. on Monday and Tuesday, July 23 and 24, at 7 p.m. 415 Demott Lane, Somerset. Only performers ages 8 to 18 will be cast. Prepare 16 bars of an upbeat song. Readings will be from the script. Be prepared to dance. E-mail Matt DiCarlo at firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.
“Through Our Eyes,” an original musical about special needs individuals is returning to Kelsey Theater in September. Needed are two teen boys and two teen girls who can sing and dance, one African American male who can sing, special needs individuals ages 14 to 40, people of any age for the chorus, an assistant stage manager, and a crew. Call Alan Rosen at 609-472-1260.
D&R Greenway Land Trust invites artists to submit work for a curated fall exhibition, “The Road Not Taken.” All media and style, including sculpture, will be considered as long as they are inspired by nature. All art must be available for sale with a gallery fee of 35 percent. E-mail jpg images, along with your name, mailing address, phone number, bio, and statement, to email@example.com. www.drgreenway.org.
Paddle for the Cure at the sixth annual Lake Mercer Dragon Boat Festival to benefit the Princeton Warriors, a dragon boat team for breast cancer survivors, at Lake Mercer, West Windsor, on Saturday, September 22. To volunteer or register a team of 16 to 22 paddlers visit www.lmdba.com or E-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.
New Jersey Association of Realtors seeks nominations of realtors who have acted as good neighbors to improve the quality of life for communities or individuals in need. The community service must have been started or completed between September 1, 2006, and August 31, 2007. Deadline is September 12. Visit www.njar.com.
Somerset Valley Players offers two free tickets to anyone who adopts a pet through the Plainfield Area Humane Society during the run of “Sylvia,” a drama about a man who adopts a dog (July 20 to August 5). www.svptheatre.org and www.petfinders.com.
Arts Unbound will select 10 individuals with a physical disability to take classes in the visual arts over the course of six months. Individuals must be able to participate in a two-hour classroom situation and be able to understand and respond to direction. www.artsunbound.org or 973-675-2787.
Actor’s Dance Studio in Ewing has new dance classes beginning July 20, for beginners in salsa, tango, and ballroom. Call 609-213-4578 for information.
Hamilton P.A.L. Baton Twirling has registration on Tuesday, August 21, 6:30 to 8:30 p.m., Hamilton Recreation Building, Scully Avenue; or Monday, September 10, 6:30 to 8:30 p.m., Alexander Elementary School. Bring your child and a copy of your child’s birth certificate. Call 609-585-1101.
Liberty Tax Service is collecting all models and makes of cell phones, attachments, batteries, and accessories to benefit Cell Phones for Soldiers. The phones are recycled for cash to purchase pre-paid calling cards and unlimited video phone calls for U.S. servicemen overseas. Visit www.cellphonesforsoldiers.com or call 609-426-0100. Drop off at 2025 Old Trenton Road, West Windsor.