Fairview School needs crafters for ‘Fun Fest’ Crafters are needed for a Fairview School "Fun Fest" at Fairview Elementary School, 230 Cooper Road, Middletown, on May 20 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. The rain date for this event is May 21. For additional information, call Sue Glossbrenner at (732) 530-7674.

Keyport to offer free rabies clinic April 29 The Keyport Board of Health is offering a free rabies clinic for dogs and cats on April 29 at the Keyport Public Works garage, located on the corner of Beers and Francis streets, from 10 a.m. until noon. Dogs must be leashed and cats must be in …

Applicants sought for nursing scholarship The Visiting Nurse Association (VNA) of Central Jersey is now accepting applications for the Marcia Granucci Memorial Scholarship. Requirements are New Jersey residency, part-time or full-time graduate status at a National League of Nursing-accredited education institution, current licensure, and a minimum 3.0 grade-point average. The application deadline is May 15. …

Italian-American Club is seeking members The Italian-American Club of Middle-town is reorganizing. It is also seeking new members. The next general membership meeting will be held on April 25. There will be two programs, including a discussion of a trip to Italy in late October or early November. For additional information, call (732) 671-0540.

Open auditions for park system talent showcase Two stage appearances at the annual Monmouth County Fair are possible for Monmouth County fifth- and 12th-graders. Participants have until April 14 to sign up for auditions that could lead to performing in the 18th annual talent showcase sponsored by the Monmouth County Park System. Youngsters who can …

Littoral Society plans symposium April 14 The American Littoral Society, Highlands, is presenting its New Jersey symposium on April 14. This year’s symposium is titled "The Best-Kept Secrets of New Jersey: Marine Wonders and the Wilds of the South," and includes two slide presentations. A reception at 7:30 p.m. will precede the 8 p.m. program …

IN BRIEF Lutheran church sets Holy Week programs The Cross of Glory Lutheran Church, 95 Cambridge Drive, Aberdeen, will hold services on Palm Sunday at 8 a.m. and 10:30 a.m. The Sunday school will have a re-enactment of the Palm Sunday procession at 9:15 a.m. with a short skit and a live donkey. Maundy Thursday …

Park system to host spring dance lessons The Monmouth County Park System invites area residents to sign up for spring dance lessons running April 12 through May 17 from 7-8 p.m. The park system will host swing dance lessons at the Highlands Community Center. Participants will learn the basic steps, kicks, timing, turns and double …

BULLETIN BOARD Mid’town Parks & Rec. offers ballroom dancing The Middletown Township Department of Parks and Recreation will hold a 10-week, ballroom dancing class to begin on April 11 and run from 7-8 p.m. at the Middletown Senior Center, 900 Leonardville Road, Leonardo section of Middletown. Participants will receive professional dance instruction in the fox-trot, …

Hazlet rec sets registration for music lessons Registration is now accepted for Hazlet Recreation’s musical instrument lessons for children ages 6 through 17. Participants may register for basic piano or guitar lessons. Classes will be held from 9-10 a.m. on Saturdays for piano and from 10-11 a.m. on Saturdays for guitar, beginning April 8. A …