Home Arts & Entertainment Opportunities: Poetry, Scarecrows, and More

Opportunities: Poetry, Scarecrows, and More

0
Opportunities: Poetry, Scarecrows, and More

Audition

Kelsey Theater holds auditions for “Disney’s Frozen Jr.” on Saturday and Sunday, September 21 and 22, from noon to 4 p.m. Auditions will be held on the Mercer County Community College West Windsor Campus at 1200 Old Trenton Road. Auditions will consist of singing and dancing. Bring a photo, resume, and completed conflict calendar. Performers must be ages 7 to 18. Performance dates are Friday through Sunday, February 28 and 29 and March 1, 2020. For information contact Melissa Gaynor at melissa.gaynor.stagemgr@gmail.com. To register for an audition visit www.kelseyatmccc.org.

Call for Vendors

Bordentown Elks #2085 Women’s Auxiliary seeks crafters and vendors for its Craft & Vendor Show to be held Saturday, November 16, at the Bordentown Elks, 11 Amboy Road, Bordentown. An eight-foot table is $35. Contact Rosemary at 609-915-6754 or elkscraftshow@gmail.com.

Scholarships

The Princeton Mercer Chamber’s Women in Business Alliance and Stuart Country Day School are partnering to offer scholarships for 11 students to attend the NJ Conference for Women on Friday, October 25. The scholarship is open to young women currently in high school. Applicants must submit a 350-word essay detailing why they want to attend the conference and what women’s leadership means to them. Submission deadline is Friday, September 27, at 11:59 p.m. Visit www.njconferenceforwomen.com/scholarship.html.

Call for Scarecrows

Ewing-based businesses, schools, organizations, and civic groups are invited to participate in the town’s annual scarecrow scavenger hunt sponsored by the Ewing Green Team. The hunt runs from September 28 through October 23. Contact the Green Team at ewinggreenteam@gmail.com or register online at ewinggreenteam.org/scarecrow-scavenger-hunt-reg.

Additionally, groups and residents are invited to participate in the Annual Scarecrow Contest on Saturday, October 26. Scarecrows must be made of at least 80 percent recycled materials and will be on view at the Community Center. To learn more and to register, go to www.ewinggreenteam.org/scarecrow-contest.

Call for Poetry

The Princeton Section of the American Chemical Society (PACS) is sponsoring the National Chemistry Week (NCW) Illustrated Poem Contest for students in kindergarten through eighth grades. Students must write and illustrate a poem that fits the 2019 NCW theme of “Marvelous Metals.” Prizes will be awarded for grades K-2, 3-5, and 6-8. Winners will be announced at the NCW Activities Night at Princeton University on Friday, October 25. First place winners will advance to the ACS National Illustrated Poem Contest. Entries must be received by Friday, October 18 .Visit chemists.princeton.edu/pacs.

Facebook Comments