Community Bulletin Board: the North and South Brunswick Sentinel (for June 2) –



Amaranth at North Brunswick is the township’s first age-restricted community, currently under construction on Route 130.

Low- and moderate-income residents who would like to be part of the community can add an email address to be part of the marketing for the development.

To register, visit amaranthnj.com

 

The Daniel Anderl Love is Light 5K will be held July 17 at North Brunswick Community Park, 2053 Route 130, to mark the one-year anniversary of the death of Anderl, who was killed in his North Brunswick home on July 19, 2020.

Rain date is July 18.

The event will benefit the St. Joseph High School Daniel Anderl ’18 Memorial Scholarship Fund. Anderl graduated from the Metuchen private school in 2018.

The cost in advance is $25, or $25-$35 in person the day of.

To register, visit https://runsignup.com/Race/Info/NJ/NorthBrunswickCommunityParkNorthBrunswick/InauguralDanielLoveisLight5K

Or, to donate to the scholarship fund, visit https://alumni.stjoes.org/g/daniel-anderl-18-memorial-fund

 

The South Brunswick School District has opened kindergarten registration for the 2021-22 school year.

Due to COVID-19, all registrations will be handled remotely.

Appointments can be made at www.sbschools.org/central_registration Go to Central Registration to pre-register and schedule an appointment.

If you have already scheduled an appointment, someone from Central Registration will contact you.

Any questions, email Registration@sbschools.org

 

 

 

 

Complete all five challenges from April to August to collect Team USA gear during the North Brunswick Tour de Parks.

Each challenge costs $3 per participant.

After completing each challenge, submit photos and the completed form in order to collect gear.

The cost is $3 per participant.

Details on future activities will be announced.

Participants can register for one event at a time, or choose the Spring Summer Total Tour de Parks option and commit to all five.

Register at https://register.capturepoint.com/NorthBrunswickTownship or email events@northbrunswicknj.gov or call 732-247-0922, ext. 475.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

The North Brunswick Public Library will offer free Zumba classes virtually at 10 a.m. Wednesdays, June 2, 16 and 30.

The class is open to those 16 and older.

Register at https://us02web.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZcudO2grDgvHtI3Dn91XmZFUU0qaYyhzIwI

Any questions, email librarian Ryan Miller at rmiller@northbrunswicklibrary.org

For a complete listing of virtual events, visit https://northbrunswicklibrary.org

 

 

The Brain Injury Alliance of New Jersey will present a workshop titled “Implications and Treatment of the Long-Term Neurological and Cognitive Effects of COVID-19” at noon on June 3.

Identify long-term and neurological impacts of COVID-19; describe the lingering cognitive issues resulting from COVID-19 and useful strategies to increase function; and describe options for medical, rehabilitative and recovery programs for those individuals who have experienced long-term effects of COVID-19.

Presented by Dr. Carol Sonatore, Encompass Health Rehabilitation Hospital, and Jennifer Murphy, Kessler Institute for Rehabilitation.

Register at bianj.org/webinars

The Brain Injury Alliance is located in North Brunswick.

 

 

Saint Peter’s University Hospital will host the final lecture in its virtual family lecture series on the topic of the human papillomavirus (HPV) vaccine from 6:30-7:30 p.m. June 2.

The lecture, “The HPV Vaccine’s Role in Cancer Prevention for Your Adolescent,” will be presented by Daniela Correa, MD, pediatrician, The Children’s Hospital at Saint Peter’s University Hospital; and Paulina Rojas, MD, pediatrician, Saint Peter’s University Hospital’s Family Health Center.

Dr. Correa and Dr. Rojas will address why it’s important to vaccinate adolescents against HPV. They will also share key facts about HPV and the safety of the HPV vaccine.

To register, visit

https://SaintPetersHCS.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_7kQcomXSReqmT-3slyOPpw

 

The East Brunswick chapter of Hadassah will hold an expansive yard sale from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. June 6 in the North Brunswick Municipal Building parking lot, 710 Hermann Road, between Georges Road and Livingston Avenue. Rain date is June 13. 

 

Items needed include housewares, clothing, electronics, toys, bikes, jewelry, decor and miscellaneous. All items must be priced. All clothing must be clean and in good condition.

All proceeds benefit the Hadassah Medical Organization.

 

 

 

The annual Father’s Day Fishing Derby, sponsored by the Township of North Brunswick and hosted by the Department of Parks, Recreation & Community Services, will be held on June 20 at Boyd Pond on Independence Way, off Route 130 south, North Brunswick.

There will be sessions at 8 a.m. or 9:30 a.m.

Bring a chair, fishing pole and bait.

Each family will have a designated fishing spot six feet apart.

Registration is required by calling 732-247-0922, ext. 475.

 

 

The North Brunswick Youth Sports Festival will return July 1-11.

More information will be released at www.nbysf.com/

 

MCFOODS (Middlesex County Food Organization and Outreach Distribution Services) will hold Dine Below the Line at 6 p.m. June 6 via YouTube.

Tune in live to watch local chefs showcase recipes prepared on a budget with items typically found in a food pantry. Chefs will be judged on creativity, budget and nutrition. There will be a “People’s Choice” vote as well by those watching.

Donations for MCFOODS can be dropped off at the MCFOODS facility at 28 Kennedy Blvd., East Brunswick, around the back of the building under the tent. Staff members are there weekdays from 6 a.m. to 1 p.m. to receive donations.

If an organization would like to conduct a food drive, arrangements can be made for staff to deliver containers and pick up donations.

Or, direct monetary donations can be made at www.feedingmiddlesexcounty.org/ or checks payable to Feeding Middlesex County can be mailed to P.O. Box 781, Edison 08818.

 

 

NAMI New Jersey will hold its virtual annual meeting and conference from 6-8 p.m. June 18 and 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. June 19. Meeting times are tentative.

The meeting will recognize the efforts of mental health advocates to improve the lives of those affected by mental illness. These awards are presented to affiliate leaders, individuals and families affected by mental illness, community leaders, mental health service providers, law enforcement officers, educators, legislators and media.

The theme is “Growing Through Adversity, Embracing Resilience.”

Registration information will be released.

For more information, visit naminj.org

 

 

Old Bridge PBA Local 127 will once again sponsor the Old Bridge Militia’s Bulldozer Bash, which will be held at 2 p.m. June 19 at Old Bridge Elks Lodge 2229, 67 Old Amboy Road, Old Bridge.

The Old Bridge Militia Foundation has played a part in cultivating a hard rock and heavy metal scene, while also assisting those who might be interested in learning about music, especially younger members of the community. Funds raised by those initiatives go to those who do not have the financial means to purchase instruments or lessons.

Donation of $30 includes beer and soda. Food trucks will be on site all day.

For more information, visit oldbridgemilitia.org or email metaljoe@oldbridgemilitia.org

 

 

Summer Fun & Games in the Park for North Brunswick children in grades K-7 will be offered from June 21 to Aug. 27 at Veterans Park, Roosevelt Avenue.

All CDC guidelines will be followed during summer day camp.

Deposit is $15.

Register early in order to ensure programming is not canceled.

For more information, visit www.northbrunswicknj.gov

 

 

Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital and Safe Kids Middlesex County will co-host Summer Safety at the North Brunswick Library.

Learn about water safety during a webinar at 4 p.m. June 23 via Zoom.

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