Calendar

Wednesday, March 3

10-11:30 a.m.: Princeton Mercer Chamber presents “Navigating the New Administration and What it Means for Business.” Virtual event with panel discussion. Networking with Middlesex County Regional Chamber of Commerce. Princetonmercer.org.

11 a.m.: “Ready, Set, Garden!” with horticulturist Margaret Pickoff, free Zoom event sponsored by Mercer County Library System. mcl.org.

7-8 p.m. Princeton Public Library presents an author talk with local writer Mimi Schwartz about her new book, 1930s and Today: What Does it Mean to Be a Neighbor: Lessons from my Father’s German Village. In conversation with Ingrid Reed. Princetonlibrary.org.

7 p.m.: Online lecture, “Conversion, Circumcision, and Ritual Murder: A Medieval Mystery, Unraveled.” Free, register at BildnerCenter.Rutgers.edu.

Thursday, March 4

10 a.m.-2 p.m.: Princeton Farmers Market Winter Market, Franklin Avenue lot. Princetonfarmersmarket.com.

10 a.m.-12 p.m.: Virtual Veterans Conference and Claims Clinic, sponsored by Assemblyman Andrew Zwicker and the Veterans Affairs Network. Zoom event on VA benefits including compensation, pension, vocational rehabilitation and employment, and more. Eventbrite.com.

12 p.m.: “Explaining Positions on Same-Sex Marriage in Europe among Would-be MPs,” webinar presented by Princeton University Institute for International and Regional Studies. Free. Spia.princeton.edu.

12-1:15 p.m.: Princeton Mercer Chamber holds
virtual monthly membership luncheon, with networking. Speaker is James A. Felton III, vice president for inclusive excellence at The College of New Jersey. Princetonmercer.org.

6-7 p.m.: Pat Foran performs in a Zoom concert for “Save the Sourlands.” $10. Sourland.org.

7 p.m.: “Unsung Heroines: The Role of Women in the American Civil War.” Free Zoom event, presented by Civil War expert Martin Mosho. Sponsored by Friends of West Windsor Library. mcl.org.

Friday, March 5

12 p.m.: Gillett G. Griffin Memorial Lecture: Raina Lampkins-Fielder, Souls Grown Deep Foundation. Presented virtually by Princeton University Library. Libcal.princeton.edu.

12-1:30 p.m.: Princeton Mercer Regional Chamber holds a live webinar, “Crisis Communication.” Panelists are from Princeton Strategic Communications. Princetonmercer.org.

4:30 p.m.: A filmed production of Samuel Beckett’s play Happy Days, produced by NYC’s The Wild Project and presented by Princeton University’s Fund for Irish Studies. Free Zoom webinar. Arts.princeton.edu/happy-days.

Saturday, March 6

9 a.m.-12 p.m. and 1-4 p.m.: Friends of Princeton Open Space present Love Your Park Day at Billy Johnson Mountain Lakes Preserve. Rescheduled from February 13. Fopos.org.

9:30 a.m.: Science on Saturdays from Princeton Plasma Physics Laboratory. Sophia Gershman, PPPL, “Plasma Science Response to the COVID-19 Pandemic.” Pppl.gov.

10 a.m.: Howell Living History Farm in Hopewell Township sponsors workhorse rides for ages 5-12. Kids will also help with barn chores. Programs are modified to encourage social distancing. Masks must be carried at all times. Howellfarm.org.

Sunday, March 7

12 p.m.: Book artist Rick Black discusses his book The Amichai Windows with Rutgers professor Gary A. Rendsburg. Zoom program, free. Register at BildnerCenter.Rutgers.edu.

2 p.m. Signs of Spring Walk with horticulturist Louise Senior, at Morven, 55 Stockton Street. $10 ($5 for Friends of Morven). Rescheduled from February 28. Social distancing observed, wear water resistant shoes. Morven.org.

4 p.m.: Virtual concert by the Princeton Symphony Orchestra with guest harpist Alexander Boldachev. $15. (609) 497-0020 or princetonsymphony.org.

Monday, March 8

7 p.m.: “1920: The Year That Made the Decade Roar.” Lewis B. Cuyler lecture from the Historical Society of Princeton, following its annual meeting. Free via Zoom. Princetonhistory.org/events.

Tuesday, March 9

6 p.m.: Labyrinth Books presents Laurie Wallmark, “Code Breaker, Spy Hunter: How Elizebeth Friedman Changed the Course of Two World Wars.” Free Zoom event. Labyrinthbooks.org/events.

7 p.m.: Arts Council of Princeton “In Conversation” with photographer Robin Resch. Virtual event, free. Artscouncilofprinceton.org.

Wednesday, March 10

10 a.m. and 5 p.m.: “What’s in Your Grocery Cart?” webinar from The Suppers Program, by donation. Suppers.wildapricot.org/events.

12 p.m.: “Do Diets Work?” with dietician Heather Bainbridge of Princeton Medical Center. Free Zoom event sponsored by Mercer County Library System. Mcl.org.

7 p.m.: “Changing the Landscape: A Community Discussion About a Sustainable Landscaping Transition,” presented via Zoom by Sustainable Princeton. Free. Sustainableprinceton.org.

7:30 p.m.: Interactive Zoom class, “The Origin and Tradition History of Passover and Matsot,” with Professor Alan Cooper, presented by The Jewish Center Princeton. Free. Email info@thejewishcenter.org with course code COOPER.

Thursday, March 11

12-1 p.m.: The Suppers Program holds a Signature Meeting: Eating For Your Health. Webinar, by donation. Suppers.wildapricot.org/events.

5:30 p.m.: Virtual conversation between artist Glenn Ligon and writer Hilton Als, presented by Princeton University Art Museum. Free. Artmuseum.princeton.edu.

7 p.m.: Forest Threats with Rosa Yoo. Free webinar with $5 suggested donation, sponsored by Sourland Conservancy. http://tiny.cc/SC2021Talks.

Friday, March 12

1-3 p.m. Friday with Friends, held by the YWCA Princeton Area Newcomers & Friends. Zoom gathering with a featured comedian. RSVP required at ywcaprinceton.org/newcomers.

Saturday, March 13

9:30 a.m.: Science on Saturdays from Princeton Plasma Physics Laboratory. Kory Evans, Rice University, “Ecology and Evolution of Teleost Fishes.” Pppl.gov.

1 p.m.: “Passing the Time with Major William Trent.” Video premiere and talk presented digitally by re-enactor Jason Cherry, sponsored by the Trent House Museum. Pay as you wish, a donation of $10 is suggested. Trenthouse.org.

7-8:30 p.m.: West Windsor Arts Council hosts a virtual gala, “Rx: Laughter,” comedy event with Tushar Singh and others. Online auction, bistro box, and more. Westwindsorarts.org/event/rx-laughter.

Sunday, March 14

3 p.m.: “What’s in Your Grocery Cart?” webinar from The Suppers Program, by donation. Suppers.wildapricot.org/events.

3:14 p.m.: Celebrate Einstein’s birthday and Pi Day with an online interactive Zoom program for kids, presented by Eve Mandel of the Historical Society of Princeton. Co-sponsored by Princeton Public Library. Free, but space is limited. Princetonhistory.org.

Monday, March 15

Recycling

7:30 p.m.: Irish Coffee House concert with “Uncle” Gerry Dignan, presented virtually by Voices Chorale NJ. $15. Voiceschoralenj.org.

8 p.m.: Washington Crossing Audubon Society presents “Butterfly Gardening with Native Plants,” online by Jane Hurwitz. Free. Contact.wcas@gmail.com.

Tuesday, March 16

6-7:30 p.m.: Funding an Adoption, webinar presented by Adoptions from the Heart. $10 per person or $15 per couple. Afth.org.

7-8 p.m.: “The Irish in the Civil War.” Free Zoom event presented by historical re-enactor and lecturer Michael Jesberger. Sponsored by Mercer County Library System. Mcl.org.

7 p.m. “The Art of the Perfect Cup with Small World Coffee,” presented by the Arts Council of Princeton as a virtual master class. $25-$60, benefits the Arts Council. Artscouncilofprinceton.org.

Wednesday, March 17

1 p.m.: Boheme Opera NJ presents “More Than the Barber,” free Zoom event sponsored by Monroe Township Library. Soprano Sungji Kim sings selections by Rossini and Donizetti. Register at monroetwplibrary.org.

6 p.m.: Princeton Public Library Board of Trustees meeting via Zoom. Princetonlibrary.org.

Thursday, March 18

9:30-11 a.m.: Social Coffee held by the YWCA Princeton Area Newcomers & Friends. Ywcaprinceton.org/newcomers.

10 a.m.-2 p.m.: Princeton Farmers Market Winter Market, Franklin Avenue lot. Princetonfarmersmarket.com. Leaguelineup.com.

10 a.m. and 5 p.m.: “Get to Know Suppers.” Webinar from The Suppers Program, by donation. Suppers.wildapricot.org/events.

Friday, March 19

4:30 p.m.: “Symbols from Within, and Symbols from Without: The Celtic Revival and the Harlem Renaissance,” presented by Princeton University’s Fund for Irish Studies via Zoom. Lecture by Tara Guissin-Stubbs of Oxford University. Arts.princeton.edu.

6 p.m.: Reading by Nana Kwame Adjei-Brenyah and seniors from the Lewis Center for the Arts’ Program in Creative Writing. Arts.princeton.edu.

Saturday, March 20

7-8 p.m.: Virtual St. Patrick’s Day Dance Party, sponsored by Princeton Special Sports and Programs, Princeton Recreation, Montgomery Township Recreation, and Franklin Township Parks and Recreation. With DJ Redline Steven Knox. Free, but registration must be by March 18. Leaguelineup.com.

Monday, March 21

3 p.m.: Virtual concert: Bach’s 336th Birthday concert. St. John Passion, the Mardi Considine Spring Concert. Small orchestra on 18th century instruments, presented by the Dryden Ensemble. Drydenensemble.org.

Tuesday, March 23

5:30 p.m.: The Suppers Program Signature Meeting: Eating For Your Health. Suppers.wildapricot.org/events.

6 p.m.: Labyrinth Books presents Linda Colley and Maya Jasanoff in Conversation. “The Gun, the Ship, and the Pen: Constitutions, and the Making of the
Modern World.” Labyrinthbooks.org/events.

7 p.m.: “The Working Women of World War II: Rosie and Beyond.” Storyteller Madge Powis is the presenter in this free Zoom event sponsored by Mercer County Library System. Mcl.org.

Wednesday, March 24

6 p.m.: Reading by Nana Kwame Adjei-Brenyah and seniors from the Lewis Center for the Arts’ Program in Creative Writing at Princeton University. Free Zoom webinar. Arts.princeton.edu.

7-8 p.m.: “Cunard Steamships and the Quest for the Perfect Coal.” Free Zoom event sponsored by Mercer County Library System, presented by Dennis Waters. Mcl.org.

Thursday, March 25

7 p.m.: “The Rescue of Trenton Transit Co. #288.” Free Zoom event presented by J.R. May, sponsored by Mercer County Library System. Mcl.org.

Saturday, March 27

8 a.m.-2 p.m.: Household waste collection and electronics recycling. For Mercer County residents, at Dempster Fire School, 350 Lawrence Station Road. Mcianj.org or (609) 278-8086.

Monday, March 29

Recycling

Tuesday, March 30

5 p.m.: Labyrinth Books presents Daniel Heller-Roazen and Hal Foster in Conversation. “Absentees: On Variously Missing Persons.” Free Zoom event. Labyrinthbooks.org/events.

7:30 p.m.: Play readings and panel discussion on the Federal Theatre Project Negro Unit, presented by the Lewis Center for the Arts’ Program in Theater at Princeton University in collaboration with CLASSIX. Free Zoom webinar. Arts.princeton.edu.

Wednesday, March 31

1 p.m.: Boheme Opera NJ presents “Poor Little Buttercup,” free Zoom event with selections from Gilbert and Sullivan operettas. Sponsored by Monroe Township Library. Register at monroetwplibrary.org.

7-8 p.m.: The Suppers Program Signature Meeting: Eating For Your Health. Suppers.wildapricot.org/events.

Thursday, April 1

10 a.m.-2 p.m.: Princeton Farmers Market Winter Market, Franklin Avenue lot. Princetonfarmersmarket.com.

6 p.m.: LLL Presents Daphne Brooks and Tracy K. Smith in Conversation. “Liner Notes for the Revolution: The Intellectual Life of Black Feminist Sound.” Free Zoom event. Labyrinthbooks.org/events.

6-7 p.m.: Jake Thistle performs via Zoom for “Save the Sourlands.” $10. Sourland.org.

Friday, April 9

1-3 p.m. Friday with Friends, held by the YWCA Princeton Area Newcomers & Friends. Zoom gathering featuring Trish Chambers presenting “Women Justices of the U.S. Supreme Court.” RSVP required at ywcaprinceton.org/newcomers.

Monday, April 12

Recycling

Wednesday, April 14

1 p.m.: Boheme Opera NJ presents “I Could Have Danced 2,000 Years,” program on how the Pygmalion legend evolved to My Fair Lady. Sponsored by Monroe Township Library. Free Zoom event. Register at monroetwplibrary.org.

Thursday, April 15

10 a.m.-2 p.m.: Princeton Farmers Market Winter Market, Franklin Avenue lot. Princetonfarmersmarket.com.

Monday, April 26

Recycling

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