Hopewell Fire Department offers free Red Cross certification

The Hopewell Fire Department located at 4 Columbia Avenue in Hopewell Borough will be conducting Red Cross Certification for the public in May.

Saturday dog walks at Lord Stirling Park

Saturday Dog Walks on the trails at Lord Stirling Park at Somerset County Park Commission Lord Stirling Stable are continuing on the Fall/Winter schedule.

Hopewell Township budget meeting, March 18

Tonight, March 18, is the Hopewell Township budget meeting at 5 p.m. at the Hopewell Township Municipal Building.

Township Municipal budget presentation

Township Manager Richard Krawczun gave the 2014 township budget recommendation presentation on March 4.

Lawrence Council Meeting tonight, March 18

Tonight the Lawrence Township Council will meet at 6:30 p.m. in the Lawrence Township Council Chamber.

Shrek: The Musical comes to Montgomery

Shrek: The Musical coming to central jersey stage on Friday, April 4 at 7 p.m.; Saturday, April 5 at 2 p.m. & 7 p.m.; & Sunday, April 6 at 2 p.m., Shrek, with a cast of 64, is being produced by Sourland Hills Actors Guild a non-profit, intergenerational, community theater group founded in 2000 and supported by the New Jersey State Council on the Arts.

Free tree seedlings available to Lawrence Township residents

Free tree seedlings will be available to area residents as part of the New Jersey Tree Recovery Campaign. This program helps communities replace trees damaged or destroyed by Superstorm Sandy.

Washington Crossing State Park Nature Center talk April 6

Dr. Ken Kremer will present a talk titled “Curiosity and the Search for Life on Mars & May 1 Antares Launch from Virginia” at the Washington Crossing State Park Nature Center on Sunday April 6, at 1:30 p.m.

Somerset County “eco-rally” April 1-15

In the continuing effort to educate the public sector on methods of saving energy and reducing the individual “carbon footprint,” the Somerset County Park Commission Environmental Education Center has organized its 6th annual “Eco-Rally.” The annual event has attracted more than 1,000 participants each year.

“Les Misérables” comes to Mercer County’s Kelsey Theater

Playful Theatre Productions is thrilled to present one of the most thrilling musicals of all time. “Les Misérables” comes to Mercer County Community College’s Kelsey Theatre for three weekends: Fridays, March 28, April 4 and April 11 at 8 p.m.; Saturdays, March 29, April 5 and April 12 at 8 p.m.; and Sundays, March 30, April 6 and April 13 at 2 p.m.