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Quail Brook Senior Center Announces April Schedule

Quail Brook Senior Center Announces April Schedule

625 New Brunswick Rd. Somerset, NJ 08873 (732) 563-4213 Open Monday – Friday, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. A Variety of Board & Card Games (Monopoly, Po-Ke-No, Yahtzee, Dominoes & Checkers) – Available Monday to Friday. If you have a favorite game not listed that you would like to play, and/or if you are interested […]

Snyder’s Farm Combines STEM, Agriculture In Summer Camp

Snyder’s Farm Combines STEM, Agriculture In Summer Camp

Update: This program has been cancelled. Children in grades 2 through 5 will be offered high-tech education in a low-tech environment this summer. Snyder’s Farm, 586 South Middlebush Rd., is planning a series of week-long summer STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Math) Camps, from the end of June through mid-August. The traditional science curriculum will […]

Skills On Display At 5th Annual ‘Maker Day’

Skills On Display At 5th Annual ‘Maker Day’

An estimated several hundred people trekked to the Franklin Township Library’s community room March 23 for the fifth annual New Jersey Maker Day. The day, celebrated primarily in libraries across the Garden State, is “a way to show off making and technology, let kids show off what they know,” said Joan Serpico, the library’s outreach […]

Quail Brook Senior Center’s March Schedule

Quail Brook Senior Center’s March Schedule

625 New Brunswick Rd. Somerset, NJ 08873 (732) 563-4213 Open Monday – Friday, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. A Variety of Board & Card Games (Monopoly, Po-Ke-No, Yahtzee, Dominoes & Checkers) – Available Monday – Friday. If you have a favorite game not listed that you would like to play, and/or if you are interested […]

Mayor Kramer Holds ‘Valentine’s Day Wedding Extravaganza’

Mayor Kramer Holds ‘Valentine’s Day Wedding Extravaganza’

By PJ Parker. Mayor Phil Kramer is an expert of sorts when the subject is marriage. He and his wife, Laurie Conrad Kramer, have been happily married for 27 years. On Feb. 14, Valentine’s Day, Kramer got to share his observations with eight happy couples as he performed their wedding ceremonies in front of family […]

Quail Brook Senior Center February Schedule

Quail Brook Senior Center February Schedule

625 New Brunswick Rd. Somerset, NJ 08873 (732) 563-4213 Open Monday – Friday, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. A Variety of Board & Card Games (Monopoly, Po-Ke-No, Yahtzee, Dominoes & Checkers) – Available Monday – Friday. If you have a favorite game not listed that you would like to play, and/or if you are interested […]

Three ‘Mini-Libraries” Slated For Township Parks

Three ‘Mini-Libraries” Slated For Township Parks

A Boy Scout’s plan to build and install mini-libraries in three township parks was given a thumbs-up Jan. 15 by the Open Space Advisory Committee. The scout, Andrew Terhune of Boy Scout Troop 113, wants to build the mini-libraries as his Eagle Scout project. He told the committee that he has targeted Middlebush, Harvey J. […]

Park Commission Accepting Wedding Reservations

Park Commission Accepting Wedding Reservations

The Horticulture Department of the Somerset County Park Commission is accepting reservations for wedding ceremonies and photos at three locations in the Colonial Park Gardens. The Colonial Park locations are: the Arboretum (for ceremonies and photos), the Perennial Garden, and the Rudolf W. van der Goot Rose Garden (for photos only). The fee for each […]

Brian Kanterman Brought Home, On Way To Final Resting Place

Brian Kanterman Brought Home, On Way To Final Resting Place

The body of a former township first responder and, most recently, Virginia police officer returned home December 28, escorted by a caravan that began at the start of the New Jersey Turnpike. Brian Kanterman, 25, died Christmas morning in Stafford, Va., where he was a Deputy Sheriff and a Certified Correctional Officer. Kanterman suffered a […]

Quail Brook Senior Center’s January Schedule Released

Quail Brook Senior Center’s January Schedule Released

625 New Brunswick Rd., Somerset, NJ 08873 (732) 563-4213 Open Monday – Friday, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.   Individual Computer & PED (Personal Electronic Devices) Instruction with Mike Dias – Tuesday, 9 a.m. – 12 p.m.**Call (732) 563-4213 to schedule an appointment. Check the monthly calendar for schedule updates.** Circuit Training – Thursday, 9:15 a.m. Have fun while […]