Please note that calendar events must be received in writing by this office no later than TUESDAY morning, six days prior to the Monday issue in which the calendar item is to appear.

Please send items to New Jersey Law Journal, P.O. Box 20081, Newark 07101, Attention: CALENDAR, or rstack@alm.com.

For more information about New Jersey State Bar Association events, please call (732) 249-5000, or visit www.njsba.com.

October 1

MIDDLESEX COUNTY BAR ASS’N — Golf outing, Mon., 12 p.m., at Bella Vista Country Club, Marlboro. Cost: $215 per person. For more information or to make reservations, call (732) 828-3433, ext. 102.

NJSBA — Auto Reparations Section business dinner meeting, Mon. 6 p.m., at the New Jersey Law Center, New Brunswick.

October 2

MERCER COUNTY BAR ASS’N — Bankruptcy Law Section meeting, Tues., 4 p.m., in Judge Kaplan’s chambers, U.S. District Court, Trenton. For more information, call (609) 585-6200.

MERCER COUNTY BAR ASS’N — Board of trustees meeting, Tues., 5:30 p.m., at Malaga, 511 Lalor St., Hamilton. For more information, call (609) 585-6200.

NJSBA — Young Lawyers Division Executive Committee meeting, Tues., 6 p.m., at the New Jersey Law Center, New Brunswick.

NJSBA — Equity Jurisprudence Committee Chancery Judges reception, Tues., 6 p.m., at the New Jersey Law Center, New Brunswick. Cost: $50 per person.

NJSBA — Child Welfare Law Section business dinner meeting, Tues., 6 p.m., at the New Jersey Law Center, New Brunswick. Cost: $16 per person.

October 3

MIDDLESEX COUNTY BAR ASS’N — Retirement reception, Wed., 5:30 p.m., at Panico’s Restaurant, 103 Church St., New Brunswick. Speakers: Superior Court Judges Travis Francis and Dennis Nieves and retired Judge Roger Daley. Superior Court Judge Phillip Paley will be honored. Cost: $35 per person for members and courthouse staff, $40 per person for all others. For more information or to make reservations, call (732) 828-3433, ext. 102.

NJSBA — Appellate Practice Committee dinner meeting, Wed., 6 p.m., at the New Jersey Law Center, New Brunswick. Cost: $19 per person.

October 4

BERGEN COUNTY BAR FOUNDATION — Golf outing and awards dinner, Thurs., 11 a.m., at White Beeches Golf and Country Club, 70 Haworth Dr., Haworth. For more information, call (201) 488-0044.

MIDDLESEX COUNTY BAR ASS’N — Legislator’s breakfast meeting, Thurs., 8 a.m., at The Rutgers Club, 199 College Ave., New Brunswick. Speakers: State Sens. Kip Bateman, Barbara Buono, Sam Thompson, Linda Greenstein and Joseph Vitale. Topic: A View From the New Jersey Senate. Cost: $15 per person for members, $20 per person for nonmembers. A full breakfast buffet will be provided. To make reservations, go to www.mcbalaw.com or call (732) 828-3433, ext. 102.

October 6

SOMERSET COUNTY BAR FOUNDATION — Fall “Shred Fest,” Sat., 9 a.m., at DiFrancesco, Bateman, Coley, Yospin, Kunzman, David & Lehrer, 15 Mountain Blvd., Warren. Proceeds to benefit Legal Services of Northwest Jersey. Registration required. Cost: $2 each for letter boxes, $3 each for legal boxes. For more information, call (908) 685-2323.

UNION COUNTY BAR ASS’N — Football game, Sat., 8:30 a.m., bus departs from Lindabury, McCormick, Estabrook & Cooper, 53 Cardinal Dr., Westfield. Boston College will play Army at Michie Stadium, West Point, N.Y. Kickoff is at 12 p.m. Cost: $70 per person. For more information, call (908) 354-5984.

October 9

NEW JERSEY ASS’N OF LEGAL ADMINISTRATORS — Monthly meeting, Tues., 6 p.m., at the Highlawn Pavilion, West Orange. Speaker: Joshua Friedlander. Topic: Why Diversity Matters to Your Firm — A Business and Long-Term Strategic Perspective. For more information, contact aserban@laborlawyers.com.

October 10

ESSEX COUNTY BAR ASS’N — “Bar Goes Local” series, Wed., 8 a.m., at the Original Pancake House, 817 Bloomfield Ave., West Caldwell. Cost: $20 per person for members, $25 per person for nonmembers. For more information, call (973) 622-6207.

October 11

ESSEX COUNTY BAR ASS’N — Young Lawyers Section Octoberfest 2012, Thurs., 6 p.m., at Just Jake’s, 30 Park St., Montclair. Bring an unwrapped toy for the YLS children’s holiday party and be entered to win a Kindle Fire. Cost: $20 per person for law students with school I.D., $30 per person for all others. For more information, call (973) 622-6207.

INN OF TRANSACTIONAL COUNSEL — You are invited to attend the next meeting for members and others interested in transaction topics, Tuesday, 6:30 p.m. at Lum, Drasco & Positan, 103 Eisenhower Parkway, Roseland (go to the 4th floor, follow signs to the Inn). For more information, contact Bruce Ackerman at (201) 488-8200.

MERCER COUNTY BAR ASS’N — Lawyers C.A.R.E. free legal clinic, Thurs., 5:30 p.m., at the Lawrence Library, 2751 Brunswick Pike, Lawrenceville. For more information, call (609) 585-6200.

UNION COUNTY BAR ASS’N — Memorial service, Thurs., 9 a.m., at the Union County Courthouse, Elizabeth. Grant Buttermore Sr., James Cawley Sr., Ruth Russell Gray, William Gural, Harold Knox, Barbara Manahan, Frank McDermott, Joel Louis Pitman, Marc David Snyder, Lawrence Weiss and Eric Wisler will be remembered. For more information, call (908) 354-5984.

October 15

NJSBA — Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual and Transgender Rights Section business dinner meeting, Mon., 6 p.m., at the New Jersey Law Center, New Brunswick.

October 16

MERCER COUNTY BAR ASS’N — Real Estate Section board of trustees meeting, Tues., 9 a.m., at the MCBA, 1245 Whitehorse-Mercerville Rd., Hamilton. For more information, call (609) 585-6200.

NJSBA — Land Use Law Section board of directors meeting, Tues., 9 a.m., at the New Jersey Law Center, New Brunswick.Cost: $2 per person.

NJSBA — Year-end estate and tax planning webinar, Tues., 12 p.m., at the New Jersey Law Center, New Brunswick. Speakers: Hal Terr, Martin Shenkman, James Ferrare and Thomas Sharkey Jr.

October 17

MERCER COUNTY BAR ASS’N — Meeting, Wed., 3 p.m., in the Jury Assembly Room, Mercer County Superior Court, Trenton. For more information, call (609) 585-6200.

UNION COUNTY BAR ASS’N — Professionalism Day, Wed., 9 a.m., at the Union County Courthouse, Elizabeth. For more information, call (908) 354-5984.

October 18

ESSEX COUNTY BAR ASS’N — Fifty-Year Members Dinner, Thurs., 5:30 p.m., at Nanina’s in the Park, Belleville. Bernard Kuttner will be honored. Cost: $85 per person. For more information, call (973) 622-6207.

October 19

PARALEGAL ASS’N OF NEW JERSEY — Convention, Fri., at Renaissance Woodbridge, 515 Route 1 South, Iselin. For more information, visit www.njparalegalconvention.com.

October 20

MIDDLESEX LEGAL PROFESSIONALS ASS’N — Bus trip to Mohegan Sun, Sat., bus pickups at several locations. Cost: $30 per person. For more information or to make reservations, call Gloria Coppola at (201) 951-1797.

NJSBA — Young Lawyers Division tailgate party at Far Hills Races, Sat., 8 a.m., at Moorland Farms, Far Hills. Cost: $95 per person.

October 22

NJSBA — Municipal Court Practice Section business meeting, Mon., 4:30 p.m., at the New Jersey Law Center, New Brunswick.

WOMEN LAWYERS IN BERGEN — Spa night fundraiser, Monday, 4 p.m., at the Fountain European Spa, Riverside Square, Hackensack. The proceeds will benefit the Jean Robertson Scholarship Foundation. The following services are offered: nutra-lift firming facial, $105; fountain basic European facial, $85; deep-tissue massage, $127; warm-stone therapy, $116; well-being massage, $111; and full body massage, $105. Gratuities are not included in the price. To schedule an appointment, email Nina Remson at ncremson@comcast.net and specify the service, appointment time wanted, or gift card (and if you prefer a male or female massage therapist). Make check payable to Jean Robertson Foundation and mail to Kathleen Hart, 10 Stuart St., Waldwick, 07463. Payment must be received by Oct. 1. Twenty-five percent of your payment is tax-deductible.

October 23

UNION COUNTY BAR ASS’N — Professionalism Dinner, Tues., 6 p.m., at L’Affaire, Mountainside. For more information, call (908) 354-5984.

October 27

MERCER COUNTY BAR FOUNDATION — Awards gala, Sat., 6 p.m., at the Trenton Country Club, 200 Sullivan Way, West Trenton. For more information, call (609) 585-6200.

NJSBA — Shredding party, Sat., 9 a.m., at the New Jersey Law Center, New Brunswick.

November 3

NJSBA — Young Lawyers Division “Wills for Heroes” program, Sat., 8:30 a.m., at the Essex County Correctional Facility, 354 Doremus Ave., Newark. Please note that due to security restrictions, you must register no later than Oct. 24 by 5 p.m. All volunteer attorneys should arrive at 8:30 a.m. to assist with the set up and for a brief overview of the Wills for Heroes program.

November 6

MERCER COUNTY BAR ASS’N — Bankruptcy Law Section meeting, Tues., 4 p.m., in Judge Kaplan’s chambers, U.S. District Court, Trenton. For more information, call (609) 585-6200.

NJSBA — Young Lawyers Division Executive Commmittee meeting, Tues., 6 p.m., at the New Jersey Law Center, New Brunswick.

November 8

MERCER COUNTY BAR ASS’N — Board of trustees meeting, Thurs., 5:30 p.m., TBA. For more information, call (609) 585-6200.

MERCER COUNTY BAR ASS’N — Lawyers C.A.R.E. free legal clinic, Thurs., 5:30 p.m., at the Ewing Library, Ewing. For more information, call (609) 585-6200.