What’s Happening Around the Metuchen, Edison area

MARCH 2010

March 4th at 7 pm.  The History of Writing by Terri Antoniewicz.  Journey from papyrus and ink quills to computer laser-jet printing. Edison Public Library.  Call (732) 287-2298 ext 1 to register.

March 7th from 9 am to 12 noon (no early birds) Spring Rummage Sale at Temple  Emanu-El, James Street, Edison (across from JFK Hospital).

March 7th, 9 am to 1 pm.  Blood Drive at Temple Neve Shalom, Metuchen.  Call (732) 968-4489 to make an appointment.

March 7th from 1-4 pm in celebration of Women’s History Month, free art exhibition and lectures by Metuchen Artist Joan Arbeiter.  Artist reception and gallery talks at Drake House Museum, Plainfield.  For more information call (908) 755-5831.

March 10 at 6.30 pm, Edison Public Library.  Book club to discuss “The Book of Splendor” by Francis Sherwood.  777 Grove Avenue, Edison.  Please all (732) 548-3045 ext 1 to register.

March 11, 12, 13, 18, 19 and 20 at 7.30 pm.  John P. Stevens Theatre Company’s production of “Jekyll and Hyde”, the Tony Award nominated musical.  Tickets for $9 can be purchased in advance at the high school (732) 452-2800.  $11 at door.  J.P. Stevens High School, Grove Avenue, Edison.

March 20 at 9.00 am (sharp) Annual Spring Egg Hunt sponsored by Metuchen Recreation Commission.  Youngsters should bring a basket or bag to collect their eggs.  Myrtle Field in Myrtle Park, Metuchen.  For more information call (732) 632-8502.