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Quail Brook Senior Center May Schedule

Quail Brook Senior Center May Schedule

625 New Brunswick Rd. Somerset, NJ 08873 (908) 231-7312 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 one of your favorite games is not listed and you would like to play, or if you are […]

Park Commission Seeking Bocce Teams

Park Commission Seeking Bocce Teams

The Somerset County Park Commission has announced that the 8th annual Spring Adult Bocce League will begin play at the Colonial Park Bocce Courts at 6 p.m. on Tuesday, May 7. The League is open to all adults age 18 and over. League play will be on Tuesday evenings at 6 p.m. Teams of two […]

Photo Gallery: Huge Crowd For Annual ‘Bunny Bazaar’

Photo Gallery: Huge Crowd For Annual ‘Bunny Bazaar’

Organizers of the township’s annual “Bunny Bazaar” got a little help from Mother Nature April 13, with sunny skies drawing a huge crowd to the event. Mr. and M rs. Bunny were escorted to the venue – the parking lot adjacent to the township Senior/Community Center – by members of Somerset Fire & Rescue’s Rescue […]

Second Annual ‘Care, Share, Aware’ Special-Needs Services Showcase Held At Senior/Community Center

Second Annual ‘Care, Share, Aware’ Special-Needs Services Showcase Held At Senior/Community Center

A program to show parents of special needs children the types of support services available to them was held April 5 at the township Senior/Community Center in the Municipal Complex. Sponsored by the township Parks and Recreation Department, the event featured representatives of hospitals, schools and companies that offer services to people on the autism […]

Tickets Available For Bill Grippo Retirement ‘Roast,’ Fundraiser

Tickets Available For Bill Grippo Retirement ‘Roast,’ Fundraiser

Tickets are still available for the May 30 “roast” of MacAfee Road Elementary School principal Bill Grippo, who is retiring at the end of this school year after working for more than 40 years in township schools. In addition to being an educator, Grippo is a former Township Councilman and a prolific fundraiser, having helped […]

Sister2Sister Holds Annual Health Screening, Awards Banquet

Sister2Sister Holds Annual Health Screening, Awards Banquet

The Sister2Sister organization held its annual breakfast March 30 to say thank-you to supporters and raise health awareness. This was the 19th annual event, held at the Imperia on Easton Avenue. During teh event, awards were given to six individuals and organizations for their contributions to the Sister2Sister mission over the last year. Based on […]

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 […]