The Spirit of Princeton seeks community members to join the team of volunteers to produce the Memorial Day Parade, Flag Day Commemoration, and the Veterans Day Ceremony. The time commitment is generally around 20 hours over the course of the year. Email Mark Freda: mark@16fisher.com.

The Sourland Conservancy relies on volunteers to protect, promote and preserve the Sourland Mountain region. To volunteer, email info@sourland.org.

GrandPals, a program that matches adult volunteers aged 50 and up with children in Princeton Public Schools to promote a love of books, is accepting new members. A recruitment event will be held at PSRC’s Suzanne Patterson Building, 45 Stockton Street, Monday, September 17, at 11 a.m. Most volunteers read once a week during the day. Register at www.princetonsenior.org or call 609-924-7108.

Health Workshops

Quality Insights and the Middlesex County Office of Health Services will offer a series of free diabetes education programs: September 10 to October 22 at the Plainsboro Public Library (9 Van Doren Street, 609-275-2898, www.plainsborolibrary.org), September 13 to October 18 at the North Brunswick Public Library (880 Hermann Road, 732-246-3545, www.northbrunswicklibrary.org), and September 26 to October 31 at St. John the Evangelist Church (189 George Street, New Brunswick, 732-955-8168). Visit www.quialityinsights-qin.org.

Call for Artists

The Monroe Township Cultural Arts Commission is accepting art submissions for its annual juried show. Interested artists should bring works to the Monroe Township Public Library, 4 Municipal Plaza, Monday, October 15 between noon and 4 p.m., 7 and 8 p.m., or by appointment. Fee is $10. For more information, call 732-521-4400 or visit www.monroetownshipculturalarts.com.

Isles, Inc., a Trenton-based nonprofit that fosters self-reliant families and healthy, sustainable communities, is accepting Requests for Proposals for artists demonstrations for its Isles Fall Fest at Mill One in Hamilton, Saturday, November 3. Isles seeks artists to create works of art of appropriate size and scale to be easily viewed by guests during the event and interact and talk with guests about style, medium, and involvement with the Trenton and the region. Isles will provide equipment, an honorarium, and pre- and post-event publicity. Deadline is Monday, September 10. To submit a proposal or obtain more details, contact Karen Hollywood, Resource Development Manager, Events, at khollywood@isles.org.

Call for Singers

Capital Singers of Trenton is recruiting members for the 2018-’19 season. All voices are welcome, and the group is particularly seeking tenors and basses. There are no membership fees or auditions to join. Rehearsals are typically every other Sunday at 4 p.m. at Sacred Heart Church, 343 South Broad Street in Trenton. For more information, contact Peter Downey at 609-434-2781, email capitalsingers@gmail.com, or visit www.capitalsingers.org.

Registration for new and returning Community Christian Choir singers, ages 6 and up to senior adults, will be held from 4 to 8 p.m. on Friday, Septmber 7, at the Hamilton Square Presbyterian Church, 3550 Nottingham Way. Additional registration will be held Sunday, September 9, at Pond Road Middle School in Robbinsville from 2:30 to 7 p.m. Registration for singers who are new to the choir is discounted by 50 percent. For additional information call 609-587-7076 or visit www.ccchoir.com.

The Hopewell Valley Chorus is currently accepting new members. No auditions necessary. The chorus is wait-listing prospective members of the soprano and alto sections, while actively seeking new tenors, baritones, and basses. The chorus rehearses Mondays from 7:30 to 9:30 p.m. in the chorus room at Hopewell Valley Central High School, 259 Pennington-Titusville Road. Dues for the fall-winter season are $50. For more information, call 609-448-0615, email hopewellvalleychorus@gmail.com, or visit www.hopewellvalleychorus.org.

The Central Jersey Choral Society is hosting a new member open house Monday, September 10, at 7:30 p.m. at Ewing Presbyterian Church, 100 Scotch Road. Singers of all levels are welcome. No audition required. For more info contact Sarah Steward at steward@cjchoralsociety.org or visit www.cjchoralsociety.org.


Paper Mill Playhouse will host auditions for the Paper Mill Playhouse Broadway Show Choir. The Paper Mill Playhouse Broadway Show Choir is a tuition-free, audition-based performance show choir. The choir consists of 60 singer and dancers between the ages of 15 and 22. Auditions will take place at St. Stephen’s Episcopal Church, 119 Main Street in Millburn on Sunday, Monday, and Tuesday, October 14 through 16, by appointment only. Callback and makeup auditions will be held at St. Stephen’s Episcopal Church on Sunday, October 21. To make an audition appointment, fill out the online audition form at https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/ShowChoir2018. Email pmpshowchior@gmail.com or call 973-315-1640.

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