Thursday, February 14, 2013
Nancy Edward's "Everything Roses" collection on display at Xact Studios.
Thursday, February 14
Just in time for Valentine's Day, Hillsborough resident Nancy Edward's "Everything Roses" show at the Xact Studios features originals and prints of roses in watercolor and oil, showcasing the variety and beauty of the flowers. Edwards has exhibited in various shows locally and abroad, including at New York City's Lincoln Center. Her most recent accomplishment is the completetion of two large oil paintings for the front of Mary, Mother of God Catholic Church. She'll be hosting an artist's reception from 10 a.m. to 2p.m. Saturday at Xact Studios to launch her new classes at the studio.Edwards has taught art at UMDNJ for 18 years to adolescents, as well as to adults, children and people with special needs. In addition, she prides herself in …
Thursday, February 7, 2013
We've got suggestions for great ways to spend Valentine's Day in Somerset County.
In less than one week will be a day to celebrate lovers everywhere. That’s right, Valentine’s Day is right around the corner, and now is the time to be making last minute plans about where to take that special someone for an evening on the town. If you’re still looking for a way to celebrate the holiday of love, we’ve got some suggestions of some great Valentine’s Day opportunities throughout Somerset County. Know of any other places doing something special for Valentine’s day? Tell us in the comments!
Tuesday, February 7, 2012
A science fair tests students' knowledge and presentation skills.
How are your science skills? The Hillsborough RoboRaiders and Hillsborough Public Library will co-host a science fair for students in grades five through eight on March 8. The fair begins at 4 p.m. and runs until 9 p.m. Judges will award prizes for various categories, and topics include chemistry, ecosystems, electricity, mixtures and solutions, genetics, and the environment. Children are permitted to enter solo, with a partner or in a group of three, but must sign up with a project description. They can do that by calling the Children’s Desk at 908-369-2200, ext. 14. Here’s what you need to know today: