– Local employers to attend job fair Sept. 30
More than 50 local employers will accept job applications and conduct interviews for a variety of available positions at a job fair from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Sept. 30 at the South Brunswick Community Center, 124 New Road, Monmouth Junction.
Job seekers are encouraged to bring multiple copies of their resumes and have available the information needed to fill out a job application.
Job fair attendees should dress appropriately and be prepared to interview on the spot.
The job fair is sponsored by the Middlesex County Office of Workforce Development, and is co-sponsored by the Middlesex County Board of Chosen Freeholders, New Jersey Department of Labor and Workforce Development, South Brunswick Economic Development Committee and the Township of South Brunswick.
For more information, call 732-745-3970 or visit www.co.middlesex.nj.us under “Job Fairs.”
– MTHS sets Sept. 25 homecoming event
Monroe Township High School (MTHS) will hold its homecoming tailgate celebration 4-7 p.m. Sept. 25 on the Monroe Township Middle School practice field, behind the high school football stadium, off Perrineville Road.
The event will feature games, face painting, an inflatable obstacle course, music, a bounce house, ladder ball, a bungee trampoline, henna tattoos and a bean-bag toss. Snacks and drinks will be available for purchase.
Cost is $7 and includes a ticket to the football game.
– 9/11 conspiracy theories to be topic
Dr. Angus Kress Gillespie, professor of American Studies, Rutgers University, New Brunswick, will offer a presentation titled “Was 9/11 a Conspiracy?” 11 a.m. Sept. 30 at the Monroe Township Public Library, 4 Municipal Plaza.
The event is sponsored by the Friends of the Monroe Township Library. Registration is not required.
For more information, call 732-521-5000 or log on to www.monroetwplibrary.org.
– Vintage baseball game to be played
The Monroe Township Historic Commission will host a vintage baseball game beginning at noon Sept. 26 at historic Dey Farm, Federal Road between Perrineville and Applegarth roads.
The event will feature America’s pastime played as it was in the 19th century, as the Flemington Neshanock take on the Philadelphia Athletics in a doubleheader. Guests are invited to tour the Dey Farmhouse and learn about Monroe’s history.
– St. Stan’s to hold Polish Night dinner dance
St. Stanislaus Kostka Parish will hold a Polish Night buffet and dance on Sept. 26 at the parish, 225 MacArthur Ave., Sayreville.
Tony Blazonczyk’s “New Phaze” will perform in honor of his father, the late Eddie B. Sr. of Chicago’s Powerhouse.
Doors open at 6 p.m. The buffet begins at 6:30 p.m. Those attending the dance only will be admitted at 7:30 p.m.
Tickets cost $30 for the buffet and dance, or $15 for the dance only.
For information, call Bernice at 732-710-0016 or 732-210-4081, Connie at 732-614-3835 or the church office at 732-254-0212.
– Sounds of organ music to fill Milltown church
United Methodist Church at Milltown will present a concert titled “Five Centuries of the Organ” 5 p.m. Sept. 27 at the church, 47 N. Main St.
Organist Shea Velloso will offer a program of organ works by Buxtehude, Clérambault, Davies, Jongen and others. Guest pianist Thomas Hobson Williams will perform a solo work and join Velloso in a duet for organ and piano. The concert is the first installment in a series of fundraising events to finance the installation of the church’s new pipe organ.
Admission is free of charge; however, a free-will offering will be gratefully accepted. The public is invited. A reception will follow the concert.
For more information, log on to www.umcmilltown.org.
– Alborada to mark 20 years of dance
The Alborada Spanish Dance Theatre will premiere its newest home-season production, “20 Years of Flamenco and Spanish Dance in New Jersey,” 7:30 p.m. Sept. 25 at Crossroads Theatre, 7 Livingston Ave., New Brunswick. The show will celebrate the 20th anniversary of Alborada as a nonprofit dance company.
Tickets cost $30 for VIP front-row seating, $25 for general seating, $18 for seniors and students.
For ticket orders by credit card, log on to http://alborada.bpt.me or call 1-800-838-3006. For ticket orders by check or for more information, call 732-598-3979, email AlboradaDance@optonline.net or log on to www.AlboradaDance.org.
– Talk to address ‘mindful’ health
Guest speaker Keri Zoumas will offer a talk titled “Mindful Health and Wellness” 7 p.m. Sept. 24 at the Jamesburg Public Library, 229 Gatzmer Ave.
The presentation will provide information on how the health of the brain and one’s thoughts influence life experience. Refreshments will be served. Admission is free of charge.
For more information, call the library at 732-521-0440.