5 Things: Schools Closed for Columbus Day
The events and issues to keep in mind today.
- Scotch Plains-Fanwood public schools, Union Catholic High School and government offices are closed for Columbus Day.
- Scotch Plains Public Library's Career Networking Group meets at 7 p.m. For details or to join the group's LinkedIn page, click here.
- Parker Gardens in Scotch Plains is selling "All-You-Can- Carry Pumpkins" from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., according to the Patch events page. For more, click here.
- While picking pumpkins, take a hayride through Parker Gardens' haunted forest. Hours vary by day. For more information, click here.
- Fanwood seniors can obtain free blood-pressure screenings at 10 a.m. at the Forest Road Park recreation building. To learn more, click here.