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Union County to host Movie Event at Union County Performing Arts Center’s Hamilton Stage

The Union County Board of County Commissioners, in collaboration with  the Union County Office of LGBTQ+ Affairs, invites residents to an indoor movie presentation of the family favorite: “Strange World” at Hamilton Stage, Union County Performing Arts Center in Rahway.

“This event promises a heartwarming and inclusive cinematic experience that residents won’t want to miss,” said Commissioner Chairman Sergio Granados. “Inclusivity is at the heart of our community and we believe in celebrating our diversity and fostering an environment where everyone feels valued and respected. This movie presentation is a testament to that commitment and I invite you and your friends or family to join us.”

This free event is a great opportunity for people of all ages, so it is encouraged to bring family, friends or just yourself. Snacks will be available to enjoy, as well as coloring activities for children. Here are the details of the event:

  • Date: Saturday, October 28, 2023
  • Time: 1:00 p.m. (Doors will open at 12:30 p.m.)
  • Location: Hamilton Stage, Union County Performing Arts Center, 360 Hamilton Street, Rahway, NJ 07065
  • Admission: Free for all residents
Please rsvp to this event

Strange World” is a heartwarming family film that embraces themes of acceptance, love, and the importance of diversity. It is a story that resonates with people of all ages and backgrounds and is perfect for bringing the community together.

“Hosting events like this continues to pave the way for advocacy and action, ensuring that the voices of the LGBTQ+ community & their allies are empowered,” said Commissioner Rebecca Williams. “Additionally, this event is a great opportunity to connect with the Union County Commissioner Board and the Union County Office of LGBTQ+ Affairs and learn how we are committed to creating an inclusive and welcoming community for all residents I hope to see you all there!”

For more information, please contact Robert Charkowsky of the Office of LGBTQ+ Affairs at or 908-527-4897 or visit