The Verona Rescue Squad, 12 Church St., will hold a Blood Drive on Friday, from 3 to 7 p.m. Walk ins are welcome or you can make an appointment at www.BloodNJ.org.
Our Lady of the Lake Church in Verona will hold its annual Kinderfest and Oktoberfest fundraisers on Friday and Saturday. Details here.
Essex County will host a Household Hazardous Waste Collection Day on Saturday, from 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m., at 125 Fairview Ave., in Cedar Grove. Essex County residents must provide proof of residency at the site. For more information, call 973-792-9060 or visit www.ecuanj.com.