SCOTCH PLAINS, NJ -- Join Mayor Al Smith this Saturday, July 13 for a session led by yoga instructor, Carmen Chicola of "Yoga with Carmen," in a drop-in class set in the serene Brookside Park at 8:00 a.m. as an early morning way to start your day. This event is a part of the ongoing Mayors Wellness Campaign.

Please visit the Scotch Plains Recreation Page for event-related announcements or cancellations. Participants must provide their own yoga mat.

Residents are encouraged to bring a non-perishable food donation for the ongoing Foodstock community initiative to benefit the Community Foodbank of New Jersey in Hillside. is Scotch Plains-Fanwood’s only free daily paper. Sign up for our daily eNews and follow us on Facebook and twitter @SPF_TAP. Download the free TAPinto App for iPhone or Android.