Top Fuel vs. Funny Car in match race at Raceway Park Nitro Cars will be making their first appearance at Raceway Park in more than 15 years on Sunday as part of the Old Bridge race track’s annual March Meltdown. Making the Nitro Cars reappearance even more exciting will be the rare and seldom seen …

Library offers scholarship for library sciences The board of trustees of the Middletown Township Library has announced the availability of the Conover-Wihtol Scholarship for no less than $500 for graduate study in library science. The scholarship fund was established in memory of Edith B. And Karl F. Wihtol, both longtime residents of Middletown and dedicated …

Travel club plans trip to Pigeon Forge, Tenn. The Glenwood Senior Citizens Travel Club, Matawan, will sponsor a six-day trip to the Smoky Mountains in Tennessee, including Pigeon Forge, from May 21 through May 26. The cost will be $399 per person, double occupancy. The fee includes transportation, accommodations for five nights, eight meals, gratuities, …

Aberdeen board plans ‘birding’ workshop April 1 The Aberdeen Township Environ-mental & Shade Tree Advisory Board will sponsor a "birding" workshop on Saturday, April 1. It will be conducted by naturalist Scott Barnes and Linda Mack of the Audubon Society. Participants should meet at 9 a.m. at the parking lot on Lakeshore Drive near the …

Purim Ball on tap at Jewish Center March 25 The Purim Ball, an event of the Jewish Federation of Greater Monmouth Coun-ty’s Young Adult Constituencies, will be held at the Marlboro Jewish Center at 8 p.m. on March 25. Participants may dress in black tie or costume. The evening will includes a cocktail hour, buffet …

Jewish Film Festival continues at temple The Jewish Film Festival of Temple Beth Ahm, Aberdeen, continues its third and last offering of the season on March 18 at 8 p.m. with two films, The Jews of Poland and Married With a Star. Professor Jack Needle of Brookdale Community College Holocaust studies will introduce the films …

First Aid Auxiliary plans March 23 meeting The Holmdel First Aid Auxiliary will hold the regular March meeting on March 23 at 7:45 p.m. in the First Aid Building on Crawfords Corner Road, next to the post office. This meeting will include discussions for the future fund-raisers for this spring and the organization will need …

Heavenly Treasures offers Easter baskets Heavenly Treasures has reopened after a bad weather break. The store is located in the basement of the Reformed Church of Keyport, between Division and Osborn streets. Hours are 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. every Wednesday and Thursday. Special items include stuffed animals and Easter baskets.For additional information call the …