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									A WATCHUNC COMMUNICATIONS, INC. PUBLICATION                                                       Vestftflb %nbet and THE TIMES of Scotch Plains - Fanwood                                                                       Thursday, February 13,1997                           Page 7

                                                                                                        Wizard of Oz Coining
                                                                                                       To CDC on February 28
                                                                                                     The classic movie, The Wizard of CDC stage. It is truly a show not to be
                                                                                                  Oz, has sprung to life in a full musical missed. Both adults and children will
                                                                                                  stage version of the film at the be transformed to the fantasy world
                                                                                                  Cranford DramaticClub (CDC). This ofOz."
                                                                                                  magical story, originally brought to        Matinee performances of The Wiz-
                                                                                                  the silver screen in 1939, features all ard ofOz have been added for Sun-
                                                                                                  the well-known characters of Dor- day, March 2 and 16, at 3 p.m. to
                                                                                                  othy, the Scarecrow, Tinman, Lion, accommodate the younger audience.
                                                                                                  Toto, all the Munchkins, the Wicked The Wizard of Oz opens on Friday,
                                                                                                  Witch of the West, Glinda, the Good February 28, and runs for three week-
                                                                                                  Witch of the North, and, of course, ends including Fridays, March 7 and
                                                                                                  theWteardofOz.                            14, and Saturdays, March 1,8 and 15.
                                                                                                     The Cranford Dramatic Club pro- Curtain time for evening shows is 8
                                                                                                  duction is directed by Andrew p.m.
                                                                                                  Gordanier and Ken Webb with musi-           Reserved seat tickets for The Wiz-
                                                                                                  cal direction from Ann Weeks. Dor- ard ofOz cost $ 17 for adults and $ 10
                                                                                                ' othy is portrayed by Danielle Fiorello for children. Tickets may be reserved
                                                                                                  and Carl Barber-Steele plays the Cow- by calling theCranford Dramatic Club
                                                                                                  ardly Lion. Janice Lynn comes to the box office at 276-7611. The CDC
 RECORD SETTERS...The itudenU pictured above raiacd the mott money for                            CDC stage as the Scarecrow and John Theater is located at 78 Winans Av-
 thtlr grade at Holy Trinity Interparochlal School in Weatfkld. Pictured, left to                 Schweska portrays the Tinman. enue in Cranford, off Centennial Av-
 right,are: First row, JohnPctrucelU,grade l;Sam Perl.grade 2; Erin Lukowiak
 and Erin Kelly, both Kindergartners,and Rkhird Delamy, grade 3; back row,                        Cheryl Federico will be the dastardly enue and just a few minutes from the
 Alex Bockelman, grade 5; Rob Fromtlint, grade 8; Eddie Slntcox, grade 6;                         Wicked Witch, Melissa Loderstadt is Garden State Parkway. Please call
 Christine Feury, grade 7, and Couette Moryan, grade 5. The program was                           Glinda, the Good Witch, and Nevil the CDC for directions.
 coordinated by Patricia Green, sixth grade teacher.                                              Schwartz is the Wizard of Oz.                                                                     A FAMILY FAVORITE...77ie Wizard ofOz comes to the Cranford Dramatic
                                                                                                     'Theatergoers can expect a fully                                                               Club Theater (CDC) stage, opening on Friday, February 28. Dorothy is por-
                                                                                                                                                 Historical Society
    Holy Trinity Pupils Raise                                                                     true experience to the movie includ-
                                                                                                  ing a tornado, the yellow brick road,       Announces Program
                                                                                                                                                                                                    trayed by Danielle Fiorello. For tickets and information, please call the CDC box
                                                                                                                                                                                                    office at 276-7611.
                                                                                                  flying monkeys, melting witches,
   Record Funds for St. Jude's                                                                    talking trees, Emerald City and, of About Davy Crockett
                                                                                                  course, the Wizard of Oz," a CDC The Historical Society of Scotch
                                                                                                                                                                                                           Educational Services Unit
    Holy Trinity Interparochial School
 in Westfield has announced that its
 students have raised a record $ 10,651
                                          in the program. The money was raised
                                        . through a "Mathathon," where the
                                          students completed mathematics
                                                                                                  spokeswoman said.                        Plains and Fanwood will feature a
                                                                                                     Producer Arlene Wachstein com- program on Tennessee frontiersman
                                                                                                  mented, "Over 10O people are in- Davy Crockett at its monthly meet-
                                                                                                                                                                                                            Elects Slate of Officers
                                                                                                                                                                                                       At its annual meeting, the Union           Those recently elected to its board
 for St. Jude's Hospital this year, bring-problems and their families and                         volved in bringing this show to the ing on Tuesday, February 25, at 8
                                                                                                                                                                                                    County Educational Services Foun-          of directors include Mrs. Gagliardi,
 ing the total monies raised over the     friends pledged a certain amount per
 last few years to $50,863.72.            problem. St. Jude's Hospital offers
                                                                                                                                                       Fanwood train
                                                                                                     Woman's Club Plans p.m. at theMartin Avenues.stationpro-
                                                                                                                                           North and                    The
                                                                                                                                                                             on                     dation elected officers and several
                                                                                                                                                                                                    new members to its Board of Direc-
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                               Mr. Mancuso, William S. McKinlay
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                               of Westfield, Union County Free-
                                          free medical care to sick children
   This year, 193 students participated across the United States.
                                                                                                     Benefit Performance gram will be presented by Williamon
                                                                                                                                           Chemerka, a teacher and speaker
                                                                                                                                                                              R.                    tors.                                      holder Daniel P. Sullivan of" Eliza-
                                                                                                , To help raise money for its numer- American history.                                                 The new officers are: Patricia          beth and Richard Skorupski and Harry
                                                                                                 ous charities, the Woman's Club of                                                                 Morris of Cranford, President; Marie       W. Wilde, both of Cranford. The new
  Donors Sought for Upcoming                                                                     Fanwood, Inc. has arranged with the          Mr. Chemerka has earned many
                                                                                                 Philathalian Theatre Group to spon- awards for his teaching of history and
                                                                                                                                                                                                    Gagliardi of Clark, Vice President;
                                                                                                                                                                                                    Sheila Walsh of Morristown, Secre-
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                               directors and officers were welcomed
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                               at a reception in January.
                                                                                                 sor a benefit performance of Sly Fox, economics and is also the feature                            tary, and Charles S. Mancuso of Hill-
  Union County Blood Drives                                                                      a comedy utilizing the dramatic tal- writer on historical topics for The
                                                                                                 ents of a number of local thespians. Star Ledger's "In the Towns," the
                                                                                                                                           editor of The Alamo Journal and au-
                                                                                                                                                                                                    side, Treasurer.
                                                                                                                                                                                                       The Union County Educational
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  The foundation board has set Mon-
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                               day, April 28, as the date for its sec-
   The Blood Center of New Jersey                 on Sunday, February 23, from 8:30                 The Woman's Club's special per-                                                                 Services Foundation provides funds         ond annual "Commitment to Educa-
(BCNJ) has announced blood drive                  a.m. to 1:30 p.m.                                                                        thor of the forthcoming book "The                        to develop and deliver non-traditional     tion" dinner. Proceeds from the din-
                                                                                                 formance will be given on Sunday,
locations and is asking healthy adults               Donors must be 18 years of age.                                                       Alamo Almanac and Book of Lists."                        programs that assist special needs         ner will be used to benefit the Union
                                                                                                 February 23, at 2:30 p.m. Beverages
to call and sign up to donate.                    Seventeen year olds may donate with            and homemade refreshments will be            Everyone is invited to attend this                    students to become self-reliant and        County Educational Services
   "Donations are still below what is             parental permission. There is no up-           included in the $12 ticket price.         meeting. Donning coonskin hats and                       functioning community members, a           Commission's Community Advan-
needed for our patients in community              per age limit for donors provided                                                        buckskin clothing is option. Refresh-                    foundation spokesman said.                 tage Program.
                                                                                                    For further information or to pur-
hospitals," said Judy Knecht Daniels,             they have donated within the last two                                                    ments and fellowship will follow the
                                                                                                 chase tickets, please call Joan Kirner
a BCNJ spokeswoman.                               years, or have a doctor's note. Do-                                                      talk.
                                                                                                  at 322-7.756 or Barbara Couphos at
   "While we have been very fortu-
nate that poor weather has not ad-
versely affected donor turnout, we
                                                  nors should know their social secu-
                                                  rity number and bring a signed form
                                                  of identification.
                                                                                                                                              Further information about the His-
                                                                                                                                           torical Society may be obtained from
                                                                                                                                           the society President, Richard
                                                                                                                                                                                                                Cranford Dramatic Club
need to be prepared and have enough
blood available should our area be hit
with snow storms," she added.
                                                     People with cold or flu symptoms
                                                  should wait until they are feeling bet-
                                                  ter before donating, and there is a 72-
                                                                                                    Truth is always paradoxical.
                                                                                                          —Henry David Thoreau
                                                                                                                                           Bousquet, P.O. Box 261, Scotch
                                                                                                                                           Plains, 07076or by calling 232-1199.

   Blood drive locations in Union
County include Charlie Brown's Res-
taurant, 2376 North Avenue, Scotch
                                                  hour deferral for dental work, includ-
                                                  ing routine teeth cleaning. Those who
                                                                                                                                                                                                                 THE WIZARD OF OZ"
                                                  have travelled outside of the United
Plains, on Sunday, February 16, from
 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.; Solutions Hair
                                                  States recently, should call the blood                                                                                                                   Feb. 28th, March 1, 2, 7, 8,14, 15,16
                                                  center for eligibility criteria.
Salon, 1012 South Avenue, Westfield,
on Saturday, February 22, from 10                   For more information or to sign up                                                                                                                             Tickets - Adults $17.00
a.m. to2p.m.;andTempleEmmanu-                     for a blood drive, please call the blood
El, 756 East Broad Street, Westfield,             center at 1-800 BLOOD NJ.                                                                                                                                                  Children $10.00
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