Calendar

Wednesday, September 21

1 p.m.: Wednesday Tea & Tour at Morven Museum and Garden (repeats weekly through November).

4:30 p.m.: Public Lecture at Woodrow Wilson School on the campus of Princeton University entitled, “Refugee Resettlement, Special Immigration Visas, and National Security.” The event will be held in Dodds Auditorium. Free.

4:30 p.m.: American Repertory Ballet’s On Pointe Series presents “Meet the Dancers” at Rider University’s Bart Luedeke Center in Lawrenceville.

7 p.m.: Meeting, Chauncey Shorts Writing Group at ETS Princeton. Local writers are invited to share their original works of fiction and non-fiction. For more information, email todd@toddwgreenwood.com.

7:30 p.m.: Screening of The Terminator (1984) at Princeton Garden Theatre.

8 p.m.: Princeton Country Dancers Contra Dance featuring Richard Fischer with Cantabile at Suzanne Patterson Center, 1 Monument Drive, Princeton (instruction begins at 7:30 p.m.). The cost is $8 to attend.

Thursday, September 22

11 a.m. to 4 p.m.: Outdoor Princeton Farmers Market at Hinds Plaza in downtown Princeton (repeats weekly).

7 p.m.: Panel Discussion entitled, “Moving Forward: Progressive Learning Models in Princeton” at Sweigart Hall Room 115 at Rider University in Lawrenceville. Panelists include representatives from Princeton Friends School, Princeton Junior School, Princeton Learning Cooperative, Princeton Montessori School, and the Waldorf School of Princeton. The event is free and open to the public.

7 p.m.: Free, screening of Being Mortal at the Jewish Center of Princeton, 435 Nassau Street. The film delves into the hope of patients and families facing terminal illness. The event will be followed by a guided discussion.

7:30 p.m.: Screening of The Fallen Idol (1948) at Princeton Garden Theatre.

7:30 p.m.: LaShir, the Jewish Community Choir of Princeton announces auditions for its 35th season. Explore the world of Jewish music at weekly rehearsals on Thursdays from 7:30 to 9:15 p.m. For more information, call (374) 782-2746 or visit www.LaShir.org.

Friday, September 23

10:30 a.m.: Meeting, Alzheimer’s New Jersey Support Group for Caregivers and Families at Plainsboro Library, 9 Van Doren Street, Plainsboro. For more information, visit www.alznj.org.

11 a.m.: “The Colors of Fall Storytime” at Barnes & Noble at Princeton’s MarketFair Mall. Free.

11 a.m. to 7 p.m.: 70 Craftswomen & a Few Good Men, an exhibition and sale of handcrafted jewelry, fashion, furniture, ceramics, painting, wood photography and more at Princeton Westin at Princeton Forrestal Village. Proceeds benefit CHOP Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia (through Sunday, September 25).

7 p.m.: “Cry Out Free Simulcast,” a Nationwide Prayer Event for Women at Stone Hill Church, 1025 Bunn Drive, Princeton. All women are welcome to experience the power and joy of corporate prayer at this three-hour leader-led, worshipful prayer simulcast. To RSVP, contact Carolyn Fischer at (609) 613-1876. For more information, visit ww.cryout16.com.

7:30 p.m.: American Repertory Ballet performs “A Midsummer Night’s Dream” at Rider University in Lawrenceville (also on Saturday, September 24).

Saturday, September 24

9:30 a.m.: 17th Annual Carnegie Center 5K and Fun Run for The Parkinson Alliance. To register in advance, visit www.cc5k4pd.org.

9:30 a.m.: Angels Run 5K at Hopewell Valley Vineyards, 46 Yard Road, Pennington. For more information, call (609) 737-4465.

10 a.m. to 4 p.m.: Fall Family Fun Weekends at Terhune Orchards in Lawrenceville. Celebrate the fall season with pick-your-own apples and pumpkins, corn stalk maze, live music, delicious food, tractor-drawn wagon rides, and more (repeats every weekend through the end of October).

10 a.m. to 5 p.m.: The Revolution at Princeton. Learn why the Battle of Princeton in 1777 was such a crucial turning point in the American Revolution with a day-long series of historical events and reenactments at Princeton Battlefield State Park. Free.

11 a.m. to 4 p.m.: 2016 Princeton Children’s Book Festival at Princeton Public Library. More than 80 acclaimed authors and illustrators will gather on Hinds Plaza to meet and sign books for young readers. Free. Learn more at www.princetonlibrary.org.

4 p.m.: Free, screening of Time Bandits (1981) at Princeton Garden Theatre.

5 p.m.: The Arts Council of Princeton presents An Evening with Bollywood at Princeton Shopping Center. Celebrate a night of Indian culture with live music, Bollywood dancing, henna tattoos, drinks, and dinner. Free.

Sunday, September 25

8:30 a.m.: Run For Shelter 10K, 5K, and 1 Mile-Run at Hopewell Valley Vineyards, 46 Yard Road, Pennington. Register online at www.hopewellvalleyvineyards.com.

10 a.m. to 5 p.m.: New Hope Arts and Crafts Festival at Solebury High School, 182 West Bridge Street, New Hope. Learn more at www.newhopeartsandcrafts.com.

12:30 p.m.: Screening of National Theatre Live’s The Threepenny Opera at Princeton Garden Theatre.

1 to 4 p.m.: Epicurean Palette at Grounds for Sculpture in Hamilton Township. Features food and wine tastings from the tri-state area’s best chefs, restaurants, and wineries. Rain or shine. Register online at www.epicureanpalette.org.

2 to 5:30 p.m.: The Washington Crossing Park Association presents “Digging New Jersey: Colonial and Revolutionary War Archaeology” at the Union Fire Company Hall, River Road in Titusville. A donation of $10 is requested. Pre-register online at www.wcpa-NJ.org or email Bill Marsch at wrmarsch@optimum.net.

Monday, September 26

7 p.m.: Open Mic Monday at Small World Coffee, 14 Witherspoon Street, Princeton. Register to perform online at www.smallworldcoffee.com.

Tuesday, September 27

9:30 a.m.: Read & Pick: Tractors at Terhune Orchards in Lawrenceville. Children will listen to a story highlighting tractors followed by hands-on farm activities. The cost to attend is $7 (also at 11 a.m.). Pre-register online at www.terhuneorchards.com.

7 p.m.: The Waldorf School of Princeton presents a screening of the new documentary, Screenagers at Princeton Garden Theatre. Brain scientists offer surprising insights on how kids can best learn to navigate the digital world.

Wednesday, September 28

1 p.m.: Wednesday Tea & Tour at Morven Museum and Garden (repeats weekly through November).

Noon: Spotlight on the Humanities at Princeton Public Library presents “Religion in American Life: Black Gods, Prophets, and Utopian Visions” with Princeton University professor Judith Weisenfeld. Free.

7:30 p.m.: Art on Screen at Princeton Garden Theatre presents Hunger (2008) starring Michael Fassbender. The showing coincides with the Princeton University Art Museum’s exhibit “A Material Legacy” and includes an introduction by Associate Director of Education, Caroline Harris.

8 p.m.: Princeton Country Dancers Contra Dance featuring Sue Gola with The Gotham Gals at Suzanne Patterson Center, 1 Monument Drive, Princeton (instruction begins at 7:30 p.m.). The cost is $8 to attend.

Thursday, September 29

11 a.m. to 4 p.m.: Outdoor Princeton Farmers Market at Hinds Plaza in downtown Princeton (repeats weekly).

7:30 p.m.: Screening of Theeb (2014) at Princeton Garden Theatre in collaboration with the Department of Near Eastern Studies at Princeton University. The film features many non-actors from the Bedouin community in Southern Jordan.

Friday, September 30

9:45 a.m.: Job Seekers Session at Princeton Public Library presents “Money Saving Strategies during a Career Transition – Health Insurance, Taxes, Etc.” with Personal Financial Strategist Bill LaChance. Free.

Saturday, October 1

8:30 a.m. to 3 p.m.: NAMI Harvest of Hope Annual Wellness Conference at the Presbyterian Church of Lawrenceville. Kevin Hines will deliver the keynote address entitled, “Cracked Not Broken.” Hines is a mental health advocate, award-winning global speaker, bestselling author and documentary filmmaker who tells audiences around the world about his unlikely survival after jumping from the Golden Gate Bridge. Register online at www.namimercer.org. For more information, call 609-799-8994, ext. 10.

9:30 a.m.: EASEL Animal Rescue League 5K Run and 1 Mile Fun Walk at The College of New Jersey (TCNJ), 2000 Pennington Road, Ewing.

10 a.m. to 4 p.m.: Fall Family Fun Weekends at Terhune Orchards in Lawrenceville. Celebrate the fall season with pick-your-own apples and pumpkins, corn stalk maze, live music, delicious food, tractor-drawn wagon rides, and more (repeats every weekend through the end of October).

10 a.m. to 4 p.m.: The Arts Council of Princeton hosts a Batik Workshop at Morven Museum and Garden. Attendees will work with fiber and silk artist Lian Sawires to create 3 scarves. No prior experience necessary. The cost to attend is $117. Register online at www.artscouncilofprinceton.org.

1:30 p.m.: Historical Lecture on George Washington’s “Indispensable Men” during the Revolutionary War at Rockingham Historic Site’s Dutch Barn, 84 Laurel Avenue, Kingston. The program will be delivered by author Arthur Lefkowitz.

5:30 p.m.: The Princeton Singers perform original works written by Artistic Director Steven Sametz at Princeton University Art Museum (also at 8 p.m.).

8 p.m.: Jazz 100 at McCarter Theatre. Modern jazz artists will pay homage to the musical legacy of Thelonious Monk, Dizzy Gillespie, Ella Fitzgerald, Mongo Santamaria, and more.

Sunday, October 2

12:30 p.m.: Screening of Globe Theatre’s The Merchant of Venice at Princeton Garden Theatre.

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