Events below are subject to change. All are sponsored by the Union County Board of Chosen Freeholders

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Summer Arts Festival 

Shakespeare

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After a tragic shipwreck, Viola finds herself washed ashore on the beach of Illyria, having lost her twin brother Sebastian in the storm. Masquerading as a young boy, Viola enters the service of Duke Orsino, who is in love with the lady Olivia. The Duke charges the disguised Viola to help him win Olivia’s hand.

Olivia, in pure Shakespearean style, falls in love with the disguised Viola who, in turn, has fallen in love with the Duke! Combine this wonderful and charming romantic comedy with the hysterical figures of Malvolio, Sir Andrew Aquecheek and Sir Toby Belch, and you have one of Shakespeare’s most riotous comedies of mistaken identity! Click here to learn more.

Aging Services KioskUnion County residents in need of services for seniors age 60 and older can get information quickly and conveniently by using ASK, Union County’s new mobile Aging Services Kiosk. ASK launched in May and so far the program has visited 10 public sites, including libraries and community centers. Another six locations have been scheduled for July.

Caregivers and family members are also welcome to visit any ASK location.

The kiosk is staffed by personnel from the Union County Division on Aging and Disability Resource Connection. They are trained to provide accurate information on services like home delivered meals, respite care, home care, adult day care and support services for caregivers.

They may also provide assistance with filling out eligibility forms and other documents.

For more information about the Union County Division on Aging and Disability Resource Connection, call the division’s toll-free number: 1-888-280-8226, 908-527-4870, or 908-527-4858.

Wednesday, July 13
Linden Public Library
31 E. Henry Street
Linden, 07036
10:00 a.m. to 12 noon
 
Monday, July 18
Clark Public Library
303 Westfield Avenue
Clark, 07066
10:00 a.m. to 12 noon
Wednesday, July 20
Fanwood Public Library
5 Tillotson Road
Fanwood, 07023
10:00 a.m. to 12 noon
 
Thursday, July 21
Berkeley Heights Public Library
290 Plainfield Avenue
Berkeley Heights, 07922
10:00 a.m. to 12 noon
Thursday, July 28
Westfield Community Center
558 W. Broad Street
Westfield, 07090
10:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.
 
Friday, July 29
Mountainside Municipal
1385 Rt. 22
Mountainside, 07092
11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.

Cover

The Union County Board of Chosen Freeholders is inviting residents to participate in the 2016 “Choose Your Cover” program to help reduce the risk of skin cancer on Saturday, August 6. 

The event will take place at the Gran Centurions Pool, 440 Madison Hill Road, Clark, on Saturday, August 6, 2016 from 12:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m.  The first 40 attendees will receive a special gift bag with skin cancer promotional materials. All attendees will also qualify to enter a drawing for a gift basket.  All special gifts are provided courtesy of the Clark Township Health Department. 

For more information about “Choose Your Cover” 2016, please call the Union County Office of Health Management at 908-518-5620.

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