Sign Up for E-Calendar

Piscataway

Calendar of Events: Piscataway

Carousel_image_abc53bd3a3dd8be449be_sept._11

Wed, September 8, 10:00 AM

Kennedy Library, Piscataway

9/11 Exhibition

Giving Back Government

Add to My Calendar 09/08/2021 10:00am 09/11/2021 5:00pm America/New_York 9/11 Exhibition

Commemorating 9/11 as the 20th Anniversary Approaches

Visit Kennedy Library to view an educational exhibition that recounts the events of September 11, 2001, through the personal stories of those who witnessed and survived the attacks. Produced by the 9/11 Memorial & Museum, this exhibition includes archival photographs and images of artifacts from the Museum’s permanent collection.

500 Hoes Ln Piscataway, NJ 08854
Carousel_image_abc53bd3a3dd8be449be_sept._11

Thu, September 9, 10:00 AM

Kennedy Library, Piscataway

9/11 Exhibition

Giving Back Government

Add to My Calendar 09/09/2021 10:00am 09/11/2021 5:00pm America/New_York 9/11 Exhibition

Commemorating 9/11 as the 20th Anniversary Approaches

Visit Kennedy Library to view an educational exhibition that recounts the events of September 11, 2001, through the personal stories of those who witnessed and survived the attacks. Produced by the 9/11 Memorial & Museum, this exhibition includes archival photographs and images of artifacts from the Museum’s permanent collection.

500 Hoes Ln Piscataway, NJ 08854
Carousel_image_abc53bd3a3dd8be449be_sept._11

Fri, September 10, 10:00 AM

Kennedy Library, Piscataway

9/11 Exhibition

Giving Back Government

Add to My Calendar 09/10/2021 10:00am 09/11/2021 5:00pm America/New_York 9/11 Exhibition

Commemorating 9/11 as the 20th Anniversary Approaches

Visit Kennedy Library to view an educational exhibition that recounts the events of September 11, 2001, through the personal stories of those who witnessed and survived the attacks. Produced by the 9/11 Memorial & Museum, this exhibition includes archival photographs and images of artifacts from the Museum’s permanent collection.

500 Hoes Ln Piscataway, NJ 08854
Carousel_image_8d9950dffa618f2f0c69_mini_magick20210907-4139-1ucywxk

Sat, September 11, 11:00 AM

Elks Lodge #2414, Piscataway

Patriot Day Remembrance Ceremony

Giving Back Government

Add to My Calendar 09/11/2021 11:00am 09/11/2021 12:00pm America/New_York Patriot Day Remembrance Ceremony

The Piscataway Elks will hold their annual Patriot Day Remembrance Ceremony on Saturday, September 11. Join them on Saturday, September 11, at 11am at Elks Lodge #2414, located at 450 River Road (next to Riverside Park). The ceremony will be held outdoors, in the Memorial Garden, weather permitting.


Piscataway, NJ 08854
Carousel_image_abc53bd3a3dd8be449be_sept._11

Sat, September 11, 11:00 AM

Kennedy Library, Piscataway

9/11 Exhibition

Giving Back Government

Add to My Calendar 09/11/2021 11:00am 09/11/2021 5:00pm America/New_York 9/11 Exhibition

Commemorating 9/11 as the 20th Anniversary Approaches

Visit Kennedy Library to view an educational exhibition that recounts the events of September 11, 2001, through the personal stories of those who witnessed and survived the attacks. Produced by the 9/11 Memorial & Museum, this exhibition includes archival photographs and images of artifacts from the Museum’s permanent collection.

500 Hoes Ln Piscataway, NJ 08854
Carousel_image_6e77917afdf8bb61dce8_paper_shred

Sat, September 18, 8:00 AM

Quibbletown Park, Piscataway

Shred It & Forget It

Government Green

Add to My Calendar 09/18/2021 8:00am 09/18/2021 12:00pm America/New_York Shred It & Forget It

Piscataway’s next “Shred It & Forget It” free mobile community shredding program is this Saturday at Quibbletown Park, 141 Academy Street, rain or shine, from 8 a.m. to Noon or until the truck is full.

Piscataway residents only. For homeowners, the Piscataway Service Card is required at the entrance: https://www.piscatawaynj.org/.../public.../service_cards.php

For ...

141 Academy Street Piscataway, NJ 08854
Carousel_image_687e2c3a6c3b51025d7f_how_to_get_health_insurance_in_nj__1_

Tue, September 21, 4:00 PM

Virtual @ Union Public Library, Union

Get Affordable Health Insurance in NJ!

Government Health & Wellness Other

Add to My Calendar 09/21/2021 4:00pm 09/21/2021 5:00pm America/New_York Get Affordable Health Insurance in NJ!

Advice and answers to individual questions about obtaining, using and understanding health insurance; special Covid enrollment; and what the ACA is from the NJ Citizen Action Education Fund. Sign up at https://uplnj.org/events/.

Virtual Union, NJ 07083
Carousel_image_a5221e62b8dcbeb5d379_copy_of_copy_of_sign_up_for_the_latest_news_at_upl_and_discover_our_virtual_workshops_and_resources.

Wed, September 22, 6:30 PM

Virtual @ Union Public Library, Union

How to Solve the New York Times Crossword with ...

Arts & Entertainment Government Health & Wellness Other

Add to My Calendar 09/22/2021 6:30pm 09/22/2021 7:45pm America/New_York How to Solve the New York Times Crossword with Wordplay Editor Deb Amlen

Ever been stymied by the devilish clues in a crossword puzzle? Join Deb Amlen, lead columnist and senior editor of the NYTimes' Wordplay, who will show you what those tricky clues are asking you to do, and prove that the crossword is for everyone.

Virtual Union, NJ 07083
Tropical Storm Ida Recovery Resource Town Hall

Fri, September 24, 10:00 AM

Online

Tropical Storm Ida Recovery Resource Town Hall

Business & Finance Government Home & Garden

Add to My Calendar 09/24/2021 10:00am 09/24/2021 11:00am America/New_York Tropical Storm Ida Recovery Resource Town Hall

For those affected by Hurricane Ida, an online recovery resource town hall will be held Friday, Sept. 24 from 10-11 a.m.

Please register in advance: http://bit.ly/recoverytownhall

Online, NJ

TAP Into Another Town's News:

TAP Into Another Town's News:

Sign Up for E-Calendar

Piscataway

Get a FREE Spotted Lanternfly Egg Removal Card

How to Get Rid of Spotted Lanternfly Eggs

If you notice Spotted Lanternfly eggs, it is important to remove the eggs or call your local Department of Agriculture to report your findings. To remove Spotted Lanternfly eggs yourself, complete the form on this page, and we will mail you a FREE Spotted Lanternfly Egg remover. Read below for a few tips for DIY egg removal:

Use your FREE Viking ...

BOE Patel Censure is a Step Towards Justice; We Must Hold All Involved in Hateful Flyer Accountable

September 27, 2021

To the Editor,

I am proud to tell our community that, on Thursday, September 9, 2021, more than 2 years after the Piscataway Democratic Organization circulated an Islamophobic, hateful and divisive flyer targeting me as a "radical" Muslim leader during a Democratic primary election, one of the signatories was finally held responsible. School Board member Nitang Patel was ...

OktoberSingfest Free Singing Workshops

September 22, 2021

Love singing? Come sing with the Hickory Tree Chorus on Wednesday evenings in October from 7 to 9 pm. OktoberSingFest singing workshops will be held via Zoom or in-person for fully vaccinated members and guests as covid safety protocols permit. Participants will learn more about chord-ringing, fun-filled, four-part harmony. Broadway, Beatles, and more!

Hickory Tree is an award-winning ...

TAPinto Presents "Back to School" Magic Show Featuring Magic Bob, September 23

Don't miss TAPinto's "Back to School" virtual magic show with Magic Bob!  The free event will take place on Thursday, September 23, 2021, at 7 p.m.

The event is sponsored by Atlantic Health's Children's Hospital.

 

Registration is required to attend.  To ...

Piscataway Township Schools Named a Top 100 New Jersey District by Niche.com

Piscataway, NJ — For the fifth consecutive year, Piscataway Township Schools was named among the Top 100 School Districts in New Jersey by Niche.com, an online market leader in connecting colleges and schools with students and families. Niche conducts and publishes in-depth profiles for every school and college in America.

With New Jersey—along with Massachusetts and ...

New Brunswick's Alford Nominated For Heart of a Giant Award

September 27, 2021

NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ — Amier Alford, a senior standout running back and linebacker for the New Brunswick High School football team, has been nominated for the annual USA Football Heart of a Giant Award presented by Hospital for Special Surgery and the New York Giants.

Outstanding high school football players from the Tri-State area have been nominated by their coaches based on their ...

Update: New Brunswick Man Killed in Early Morning Shooting, Police Say

NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ – A 37-year-old city man is dead after sustaining gunshot wounds early this morning.

Cedric Paige, 37, was pronounced dead at a nearby hospital, according to a press release from Middlesex County Prosecutor Yolanda Ciccone and Director Anthony A. Caputo of the New Brunswick Police Department.

Police said they responded to Fernwood Court in the Fulton Square ...

New Brunswick Police Investigating Early Morning Shooting

NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ – The New Brunswick Police Department is investigating a shooting that occurred at about 2 a.m. this morning.

The shooting occurred on Fernwood Court in the Fulton Square neighborhood, according to an alert from the city.

According to the alert, the preliminary investigation suggests the shooting was not a random act.

On Sept. 10, a man received a non-life ...

Back to School with Your Library












It's back to school time! Your Library offers tools to make sure you have a fun and educational school year.




A library card is one of the most important school supplies! Do you have yours?




Each member of ...

TAPinto Tips: Press Release - What are we announcing?

With fall here and the calendar filling up with events and fundraisers, I thought it would be helpful to republish this article to steer you to TAPinto's DIY platform to help spread your news!

Press Release -- What are you announcing?

It is important for small businesses and organizations issuing press releases to know the difference between a press release and a news ...

Rutgers President Commits to Carbon-Neutrality by 2040 in University Senate Address

NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ – Rutgers President Jonathan Holloway announced that he is committed to creating a carbon-neutral campus by 2040 during his second address to the University Senate on Friday.

Holloway alluded to the release of the final report and recommendations of the President’s Task Force on Carbon Neuatrality and Climate Resilience, established two years ago by former ...

Obituaries

Dunellen, NJ — Frederick J. Cingerana, Sr., 53, passed away after on September 13, 2021 at ...
Read more
Piscataway, NJ — Joseph L. “Joe” Cardone, 81, passed away Tuesday, September 7, ...
Read more

Easy Fall Cocktails to Celebrate the Start of the Season

September 25, 2021

NEW JERSEY — The air is turning cooler, the days are getting shorter and pumpkin spice is everywhere. Now’s the time to get into the autumn spirit with these easy cool-weather cocktails you can make at home.

Pumpkin Spice White Russian: Over ice, combine 2 oz. vodka, 1 oz. pumpkin spice liqueur, 1 oz. coffee liqueur and 1 oz. cream.

Maple Old Fashioned: In a ...

Former USPS Employee Admits to Stealing Credit Cards in the Mail

September 26, 2021

ELIZABETH, NJ — A former Union County woman admitted stealing credit cards sent through the mail while employed as a clerk at the U.S. Postal Service (USPS) in Elizabeth, Acting U.S. Attorney Rachael A. Honig announced Thursday.

Myriam Jimenez-Valentin, 33, who relocated to Barbourville, Virginia, pleaded guilty by videoconference before U.S. District Judge Kevin McNulty to an ...

Somerville's Iconic 1942 Mack Firetruck Survives Ida's Floodwaters

SOMERVILLE, NJ - Nearly a month after Tropical Storm Ida flooded and upended neighborhoods, businesses and daily routines, the Somerville Fire Department has received some good news about its iconic Engine 5, trapped inside the firehouse on East Main Street alongside the swollen Peters Brook at the height of the historic storm.

Several feet of water poured into the building at the intersection ...

Ready Set Go! Performs in Somerville Saturday on Division Street

SOMERVILLE, NJ - Popular New Jersey cover band Ready Set Go! takes the stage Saturday night from 6-9 p.m. on the Division Street pedestrian mall.

The free concert is presented by the Downtown Somerville Alliance.

Here's a profile of the band taken from their website:

"Ready Set Go is an adrenaline-fueled high energy cover band providing high quality entertainment. It is formed ...

Middlesex County Can Become a National Model for Sustainable Construction

September 21, 2021

Momentum is mounting in our nation’s capital for the passage of a nearly $1 trillion bipartisan infrastructure deal negotiated by President Joe Biden and Republicans in the Senate.

Recently, the Problem Solvers Caucus in the House of Representatives backed the plan, moving it one step closer to receiving the broad support it will need to pump billions into modernizing ...

10 Easy Ways to Celebrate Grandparent’s Day With Loved Ones

Grandparent’s Day is on Sept. 12, and it’s the perfect time to start planning a celebration! Although Mother’s Day and Father’s Day tend to get the most attention, taking time to show appreciation for grandparents is an important way to acknowledge the pivotal role they play in our lives. Here are 10 easy ways to show the grandparents in your life just how much you ...

Easy, Crowd-Pleasing, and Seasonal: 5 Side Dish Recipes for Fall

September brings with it a host of fresh produce: grapes, apples, leeks, brussel sprouts, cauliflower, lettuce, mushrooms, parsnips, and so much more! There are tons of delicious, in-season fruits and veggies ripe for whipping up mouth-watering side dishes. If you’re wondering how you’ll incorporate seasonal produce into your fall meals, here are a few of the best recipes for your ...

I Am What I Am

I like to think I am comfortable to be around. But not too long ago my daughter asked me to take a personality test.

She clarified that she was interested to know my type. Apparently “well-adjusted” is not a clinically accepted category.

I am not a big fan of personality tests. These are the tests that categorize who you are through a series of statements about yourself to which ...

Conversation Starters With Teens

Does this sound familiar when your child comes home from school?

 

How was your day?  Fine.

How was school?  Good.

How was the test?  Okay.

Anything else to tell me?  Nope.

Not much going on there!  These are sure-fire conversation killers.

And whatever question you do ask, don’t ask it as soon as you walk in the door. When asked about ...

Families, Marriage, and Living Arrangements: From COVID to the Future to Opportunities

How have families, marriage, and relationships been affected by COVID-19 in the U.S. and elsewhere around the world? What impact will this have on our individual and collective futures? And what OPPORTUNITIES might it present for students looking for a career to pursue, job seekers and job changers, business owners and entrepreneurs, and possibly investors, too.

In Part 2 of this two-episode ...

We Are Family: How Have Families Changed? And What Are the Implications of That?

How have families both in the U.S. and elsewhere evolved and changed over the years. especially in the last few decades. And what implications does that have on your work, relationships, living arrangements, marriage, etc.? 

In Part 1 of this two-episode Looking ForwardTM series, we'll discuss these topics with my guest expert, Dr. Bahira Trask. In Part 2, Dr. Trask and I will discuss ...