Friends of the N.B.

Library needs members

Friends of the North Brunswick Library is seeking new members for 2000. This organization supports the local library and active community readers. For a membership application call Pete Clark at (732) 249-3296.

N.B. man inducted into Alumni Hall of Fame

North Brunswick resident David Barnhard has been inducted into the Woodbridge Township Alumni Sports Hall of Fame. At the Pines Manor, Barnhard was honored for his accomplishments in football, wrestling and track and field. A nine-letter winner, the 1979 graduate of Colonia High School currently holds over 15 records. He achieved All-County status, and at Upsala College, East Orange, earned All-American recognition.

S.B. Seniors plan

coastal cities bus trip

The South Brunswick Seniors are planning a trip to Ocean City, Maryland, Cape May and Atlantic City. This four-day/three-night trip will take place on June 4-7 at the cost of $287, per person, double occupancy. Single occupancy is available for an additional $75. Trip cancellation insurance is recommended. The cost includes round-trip motorcoach transportation, deluxe hotel accommodations, seven meals, guided tours, ferry ride, trolley tour, mansion tour, casino coin bonus and casino buffet.

Final payment is due March 28. For additional information and reservations, call Lillian Camp at (732) 422-9341.

Rocky Hill Fire Co.

to hold craft fair

The Little Rocky Hill Volunteer Fire Co., between Kingston and Kendall Park in South Brunswick, will hold a craft fair on April 8, from 9 a.m.-3 p.m. Tables cost $15. Refreshments will be available. Interested vendors may call (732) 297-0478.

Students art and poetry

on display at S.B. library

The Middlesex County Arts High School’s traveling Student Art and Poetry Exhibition is on display in the Young Adult corner of the South Brunswick Library throughout the month of March. This display includes a sampling of the poetry, painting and drawing done by the artists who attend the Arts High School, including students from the South Brunswick area. For additional information, call the library at (732) 329-4000.

Legion to host March 17

St. Patrick’s Day dinner

The American Legion Post No. 401 will hold an all-you-can-eat corned-beef dinner on March 17 from 5 to 8 p.m. Adults cost $9; seniors $8; children 5-10 years, $5; children under age 5 are free.

The American Legion Post is located on Major Road in the Monmouth Junction section of South Brunswick. For additional information call (732) 329-9861.

N.B. Library to hold SAT seminar March 23

A representative from The Princeton Review will hold a seminar "A Closer Look at the SAT: A Parent’s and Student’s Perspective," at the North Brunswick Public Library on March 23 from 7-8:30 p.m. The program is intended to provide both students and parents with a detailed look at the structure of the SAT, including recent changes in the exam. The relationship between the SAT and college admissions process will be discussed, and specific strategies for improving SAT performance will be presented.

The North Brunswick Public Library is located at 880 Hermann Road. To register for this free program, call the library at (732) 246-3545.

No. Brunswick ready for kindergarten registration

The North Brunswick Board of Education will hold its kindergarten registration for children who will be 5 years old on or before Oct. 1. The schedule is as follows: March 20, Livingston Park School; March 20 and 21, Judd School; March 21 and 22, John Adams School; and March 23, Parsons School. Hours of registration are 9-11:30 a.m. and 1-2:30 p.m. To register, parent or guardian must provide the child’s birth certificate, proof of residency (current lease, municipal tax bill or mortgage, as well as two current utility bills) and the child’s Social Security card. Parents must also present proof of the following immunizations: DPT series, polio series, measles, mumps and rubella.

It is not necessary for the child to attend the registration. Parents who are unable to attend the designated day are asked to call the school for an appointment. The telephone numbers for the schools are as follows: Livingston Park (732) 289-3300; John Adams (732) 289-3100; Parsons (732) 289-3400, and Judd (732) 289-3200.

Parents of students who are presently attending private or parochial school who plan to enroll their child in a public school in North Brunswick in September 2000 should notify the respective school principal. Early notification will help the planning of classes and the purchase of instructional materials.

H.S. needs nominees for Women’s History Month

The North Brunswick Township High School Social Studies Department is seeking nominations for "Women Who Had a Major Impact on the History and Growth in North Brunswick" in celebration of Women’s History Month.

The school is asking residents to nominate women from past to present in all fields, such as the fire department, first aid squad, educator, business, authors, etc.

Nomination forms are available at the North Brunswick Library, The North Brunswick Senior Center, The North Brunswick Municipal Building and the main office at the North Brunswick Township High School. Nominations should be returned to Pete Clark by March 17.

All honored guests will be invited to attend a continental breakfast on March 31 at 9:30 a.m.

For additional information, call Pete Clark at (732) 289-3748.

S.B. VFW to sponsor

St. Patrick’s Day Dance

The Veterans of Foreign Wars Post No. 9111 of South Brunswick and the Women’s Auxiliary will host a St. Patrick’s Day Dance on March 11 at 8 p.m. The event will be held at the post home located at 11 Henderson Road. Live music will be furnished by The Bill Garry Trio. Corned beef and ham will be served.

Donation is $12.50 per person. For additional information and tickets call (732) 297-9823.

American Legion Post No. 401 sets breakfast

American Legion Post No. 401, Major Road, Monmouth Junction section of South Brunswick, will host an all-you-can-eat breakfast on March 12 from 8 to 11:30 a.m. Adults are $5; children $3 (ages 6-10); children under 5 are free.

For additional information call the American Legion at (732) 329-9861.