Calendar

Wednesday, July 17

3:30-4:30 p.m.: Eden Autism Social Skills Group for children 7-10 with autism or other developmental disabilities. 2 Merwick Road. Register at outreach@edenautism.org.

8-10:30 p.m.: Princeton Country Dancers at Suzanne Patterson Center, 1 Monument Drive. Chuck Abell with Medicinal Purpose. $10. (908) 359-4837.

Thursday, July 18

10 a.m.-3 p.m.: Princeton Farmers Market at Hinds Plaza.

4 p.m.: Princeton Waiters’ Race at Princeton Shopping Center, 301 North Harrison Street. Servers from local restaurants compete for prizes, sponsored by the Princeton Merchants Association.

6-8 p.m.: The Blue Meanies perform at Princeton Shopping Center, 301 North Harrison Street. Free.

6 p.m.: Strictly 60s Band with Beatles, Rolling Stones, Doors, Motown, and more, at Open Grove Gazebo on the Lake, Thompson Park, Monroe Township. www.monroetownshipculturalarts.com/.

6–8 p.m.: Princeton’s Stand Against Racism Summer Series at the YWCA Bramwell House, 59 Paul Robeson Place. Adriana Abizadeh, executive director of the Latin American Legal Defense and Education Fund, will talk about navigating leadership and running a nonprofit that serves the Latinx population in a presentation called “Metamorphosis: Transforming Leadership.” RSVP at (609) 497-2100 ext. 386 or rsvp@ywcaprinceton.org.

6 p.m.: “The Wonderful World of Bats” at Lambertville Library, 6 Lilly Street, Lambertville. Sponsored by Lambertville Goes Wild. Kids can design bat T-shirts after the program. lambertvillegoeswild.weebly.com/.

7 p.m.: “The Space Race: 1957-1975” celebrates the 50th anniversary of the Apollo moon landing at Lawrence Headquarters Branch of Mercer County Library, 2751 Brunswick Pike, Lawrenceville. Historic photos and a lecture by Kevin Woyce. Register at www.mcl.org.

8 p.m.: The film Desperately Seeking Susan is screened outside the Princeton University Art Museum, on the Brown/Dod Quad. Free.

Friday, July 19

9:30 a.m.: Challah Bake program for kids 12-26 months and their caregivers at The Jewish Center of Princeton, 435 Nassau Street. Make dough to take home to bake for Shabbat dinner; songs, stories. Free, RSVP to sdiamondstein@thejewishcenter.org.

1-2 p.m. Talk on “Abdominal Pain: What Could it Be?” at Princeton Fitness & Wellness Center, 1225 State Road. Free. princetonhcs.org/calendar.

6 p.m.: Annual One Table Cafe Summer BBQ on the front lawn of Trinity Church, 33 Mercer Street. Community dinner with food, games, fellowship. Reservations required, call (609) 216-7770.

Saturday, July 20

11 a.m.: Represent New Jersey chapter meeting at Unitarian Church, 50 Cherry Hill Road. Discussion of aftermath of passage of S150 Dark Money Bill and planning for future actions. (609) 688-0336.

1 p.m.: Annual Ice Cream Social and Colonial Military Encampment at the William Trent House, 15 Market Street, Trenton. Open house and outdoor sculpture exhibition. Free. williamtrenthouse.org.

1 p.m.: “Stream Stomp” at D&R Canal State Park, Kingston. Naturalist Stephanie Fox leads tour focusing on what’s in the stream and how it indicates water quality. Meet in lot opposite Locktender’s house. Visit www.kingstongreenways.org for details.

4-5 p.m.: Dr. Jackie Bosworth discusses “A Child in Urgent Need of Limit Setting” At the American College of Orgonomy, 4419 Route 27, Kingston. Free. Register at (732) 821-1146 or www.adifferentkindofpsychiatry.com.

7 p.m.: Rio Mira, with musicians from Ecuador and Colombia; plus The Prodigals, Irish band, perform at Pettoranello Gardens, Route 206 and Mountain Avenue. Free.

Monday, July 22

Recycling

Tuesday, July 23

9:30 and 11 a.m.: Read & Pick Program: Blueberries, at Terhune Orchards, Cold Soil Road. $8 per child. Pick fruit and read stories. Pre-registration required at terhuneorchards.com.

7:30-9:30 p.m.: Princeton Folkdance Group does international folk dance at the YWCA, 59 Paul Robeson Place. Lesson followed by dance. Beginners welcome, no partner needed. $5. (609) 921-1702.

Wednesday, July 24

8-10:15 a.m.:  “Real Estate Development in the Princeton Mercer Region,” presented by Princeton Mercer Regional Chamber at Mercer Oaks Golf Club, Village Road West, Princeton Junction. $30-$40. princetonchamber.org.

1-2 p.m.: “Kids Can Cook — Fresh From the Garden,” free class at Princeton Fitness & Wellness Center, 1225 State Road. princetonhcs.org/calendar.

3:30-4:30 p.m.: Eden Autism Social Skills Group for children 7-10 with autism or other developmental disabilities. 2 Merwick Road. Register at outreach@edenautism.org.

6-9 p.m.: “Self Defense for Women: Empower Yourself with a New Sense of Awareness and Confidence,” at Princeton Fitness & Wellness Center, 1225 State Road. princetonhcs.org/calendar.

8-10:30 p.m.: Princeton Country Dancers at Suzanne Patterson Center, 1 Monument Drive. Dan Black/Desiree Melgrito-Halcomb with the Princeton Pickup Band. $10. (908) 359-4837.

8-9:30 p.m.: Secret Lives of Bats at The Watershed Institute, 31 Titus Mill Road, Pennington. Nocturnal Naturalist Jeff Hoagland leads investigation, including a bat count. $5 for ages 5 and up. www.thewatershed.org.

Thursday, July 25

10 a.m.-3 p.m.: Princeton Farmers Market at Hinds Plaza. Hard-to-recycle items will be collected; visit sustainableprinceton.org/farmers-market for a list of what is acceptable.

11 a.m.: Storytime at Morven, 55 Stockton Street. “America’s Space Hero: Buzz Aldrin.” $10 for two adults with up to three children. For ages 3-6. morven.org.

12:30 p.m.: Summer Reading at Temple Beth Chaim, 329 Village Road East, Princeton Junction. “The Devil in Jerusalem.” Kosher lunch. $5 donation suggested. RSVP to Beth at (609) 799-9401.

6-8 p.m.: Alborada Spanish Dance Theatre performs at Princeton Shopping Center, 301 North Harrison Street. Free.

6 p.m.: Tanglewood with Classic Rock & Pop Music on Acoustic Guitars, at Open Grove Gazebo on the Lake, Thompson Park, Monroe Township. www.monroetownshipculturalarts.com/.

8 p.m.: Stargazing at Morven. Astronomer Gene Allen presents “The Night Sky and Our Place in It,” followed by stargazing event in Morven’s back yard. 55 Stockton Street. morven.org.

Saturday, July 27

10 a.m.-6 p.m.: Flea Market at 123 Main Street, Flemington. Glassware, household goods, handbags, more. Proceeds benefit Friends of Historic Flemington.

10 a.m.-2 p.m.: Capital City Car Show, on the Delaware River waterfront, Arm & Hammer Park, 1 Thunder Road, Trenton. Rain date August 3. Antiques, classics, modern and antique muscle, jeeps, hot rods, cycles, emergency vehicles, more. Food, trophies, door prizes. Free.

11 a.m.-1:30 p.m.: Victorian Pressed Flower Workshop at Morven, 55 Stockton Street. $25 ($15 for Friends of Morven). morven.org.

12-6 p.m.: Summer Artisan Market at Unionville Vineyards, 9 Rocktown Road, Ringoes. unionvillevineyards.com.

3-6 p.m. and 8-11 p.m.: Princeton Country Dancers holds Double Contra Dance at Suzanne Patterson Center, 1 Monument Drive. Kappy Laning with JWalk; Jared Kirkpatrick and Jakob Raitzyk. (908) 359-4837.

6 p.m.: Movie Night at Temple Beth Chaim, 329 Village Road East, Princeton Junction. Footnote. Dinner and Havdalah service. $13. RSVP at (609) 799-9401.

6-9 p.m.: The Blue Jersey Band plays outdoors at Halo Pub, 9 Hulfish Street.

6-10 p.m.: Day26 & Sammy Cokas play at Mercer County Park Festival Grounds. $20. www.mercercountyparks.org.

7 p.m.: Trumpeter Charlie Sepulveda and The Turnaround; plus OKAN Afro-Cuban band perform at Pettoranello Gardens, Route 206 and Mountain Avenue. Free.

Sunday, July 28

12-5 p.m.: Summer Artisan Market at Unionville Vineyards, 9 Rocktown Road, Ringoes. unionvillevineyards.com.

Tuesday, July 30

7:30-9:30 p.m.: Princeton Folkdance Group does international folk dance at the YWCA, 59 Paul Robeson Place. Lesson followed by dance. Beginners welcome, no partner needed. $5. (609) 921-1702.

Wednesday, July 31

3:30-4:30 p.m.: Eden Autism Social Skills Group for children 7-10 with autism or other developmental disabilities. 2 Merwick Road. Register at outreach@edenautism.org.

Thursday, August 1

10 a.m.-3 p.m.: Princeton Farmers Market at Hinds Plaza.

6-8 p.m.: Lauren Marsh performs at Princeton Shopping Center, 301 North Harrison Street. Free.

6 p.m.: David Cendeno and his Orchestra at Open Grove Gazebo on the Lake, Thompson Park, Monroe Township. www.monroetown-shipcuturalarts.com.

Saturday, August 3

10 a.m.-5 p.m.: Just Peachy Festival at Terhune Orchards, Cold Soil Road. Tractor and pony rides, face-painting, games, barnyard fun, food, traveling zoo. $10 for ages 3 and up. terhuneorchards.com.

10 a.m.-8 p.m.: Mercer County 4-H Fair at Howell Farm, 70 Woodens Lane off Route 29, Hopewell Township. Hay rides, food, animal shows, music, farm tours, exhibits. mercer.njaes.rutgers.edu/4h/fair.

10 a.m.-4 p.m.: Butterfly Festival at The Watershed Institute, 31 Titus Mill Road, Pennington. Hands-on activities, music, vendors, food, train ride, animal show, insect zoo, and more. www.thewatershed.org.

10:30 a.m.: “Butterfly Trail,” guided walk by Mercer County Master Gardeners at 431A Federal City Road, Pennington. Free. mgomc.org.

11 a.m.: Pam’s Canning & Freezing Class at Terhune Orchards, Cold Soil Road. Reserve a place at terhuneorchards.com.

6 p.m.: Jazz Festival at Mercer County Park Festival Grounds, West Windsor. Jeff Bradshaw, Destinee Maree, Algebra Blessett, and Frank McComb. $20. www.mercercountyparks.org.

Sunday, August 4

10 a.m.-5 p.m.: Just Peachy Festival at Terhune Orchards, Cold Soil Road. Tractor and pony rides, face-painting, games, barnyard fun, food, traveling zoo. $10 for ages 3 and up. terhuneorchards.com.

10 a.m.-4 p.m.: Mercer County 4-H Fair at Howell Farm, 70 Woodens Lane off Route 29, Hopewell Township. Hay rides, food, animal shows, music, farm tours, exhibits. mercer.njaes.rutgers.edu/4h/fair.

Monday, August 5

Recycling

Tuesday, August 6

9:30 and 11 a.m.: at Terhune Orchards, Cold Soil Road, Read & Pick Program: Peaches. $8 per child, includes picking and reading two books. terhuneorchards.com.

7:30-9:30 p.m.: Princeton Folkdance Group does international folk dance at the YWCA, 59 Paul Robeson Place. Lesson followed by dance. Beginners welcome, no partner needed. $5. (609) 921-1702.

Wednesday, August 7

3:30-4:30 p.m.: Eden Autism Social Skills Group for children 7-10 with autism or other developmental disabilities. 2 Merwick Road. Register at outreach@edenautism.org.

7:30-10 p.m.: Stargazing Night at Mountain Lakes House, 57 Mountain Avenue. Telescopes and astronomers from the Amateur Astronomers Association of Princeton and Princeton University will be on hand with telescopes. Free.

8-10:30 p.m.: Princeton Country Dancers holds a Contra Dance at the Suzanne Patterson Center, 1 Monument Drive. Mark Widmer with Palmer’s Square. $10. (908) 359-4837.

Thursday, August 8

10 a.m.-3 p.m.: Princeton Farmers Market at Hinds Plaza.

6-8 p.m.: T.S. Project performs at Princeton Shopping Center, 301 North Harrison Street. Free.

6 p.m.: Legacy Band at Open Grove Gazebo on the Lake, Thompson Park, Monroe Township. www.monroetownshipculturalarts.com.

Saturday, August 10

10:30 a.m.: “Composting” talk and demonstration by Mercer County Master Gardeners, 431A Federal City Road, Pennington. Free. mgofmc.org.

8-11 p.m.: Princeton Country Dancers holds an English Country Dance at the Suzanne Patterson Center, 1 Monument Drive. Dorothy Cummings with Alias. $10. (908) 359-4837.

Tuesday, August 13

7:30-9:30 p.m.: Princeton Folkdance Group does international folk dance at the YWCA, 59 Paul Robeson Place. Lesson followed by dance. Beginners welcome, no partner needed. $5. (609) 921-1702.

1-3 p.m.: Friends’ Circle Memory Cafe, Adath Israel Congregation, 1958 Lawrenceville Road (Route 206). Open to all. Free. Registration required: Donna Sobel, 609) 480-1295 or dsobel@greenwoodhouse.org.

Wednesday, August 14

8-10:30 p.m.: Princeton Country Dancers holds a Contra Dance at the Suzanne Patterson Center, 1 Monument Drive. Bob and Desiree with PUB. $10. (908) 359-4837.

Thursday, August 15

10 a.m.-3 p.m.: Princeton Farmers Market at Hinds Plaza.

6-8 p.m.: Princeton School of Rock performs at Princeton Shopping Center, 301 North Harrison Street. Free.

6-9 p.m.: The Blue Jersey Band plays at Hopewell Valley Vineyards, 46 Yard Road, Pennington.

6 p.m.: Ed Goldberg and the Odessa Klezmer Band at Open Grove Gazebo on the Lake, Thompson Park, Monroe Township. www.monroetownshipculturalarts.com.

Monday, August 19

Recycling

8-10 p.m.: Princeton Country Dancers presents ScandiDance NJ at the Suzanne Patterson Center, 1 Monument Drive. $10. (908) 359-4837.

Tuesday, August 20

9:30 and 11 a.m.: At Terhune Orchards, Cold Soil Road, Read & Pick Pears. terhuneorchards.com.

7:30-9:30 p.m.: Princeton Folkdance Group does international folk dance at the YWCA, 59 Paul Robeson Place. Lesson followed by dance. Beginners welcome, no partner needed. $5. (609) 921-1702.

Thursday, August 22

10 a.m.-3 p.m.: Princeton Farmers Market at Hinds Plaza. Hard-to-recycle items will be collected; visit sustainableprinceton.org/farmers-market for a list of what is acceptable.

6-8 p.m.: Taina Asilj performs at Princeton Shopping Center, 301 North Harrison Street. Free.

Friday, August 23

9:30 a.m.: Challah Bake program for kids 12-26 months and their caregivers at The Jewish Center of Princeton, 435 Nassau Street. Make dough to take home to bake for Shabbat dinner; songs, stories. Free, RSVP to sdiamondstein@thejewishcenter.org.

Saturday, August 24

9:30 and 11 a.m.: Read & Pick Program: Apples. At Terhune Orchards, Cold Soil Road. terhuneorchards.com.

10:30 a.m.: “Annual Plants” talk and demonstration by Mercer County Master Gardeners, 431A Federal City Road, Pennington. Free. mgofmc.org.

12-5 p.m.: Vintage North Jersey Food & Wine Festival at Unionville Vineyards, 9 Rocktown Road, Ringoes. Music, food, wine, and more. unionvillevineyards.com.

3-6 p.m. and 8-11 p.m. Princeton Country Dancers has Double Contra Dance at Suzanne Patterson Center, 1 Monument Drive. Janine Smith with Coracree; Alan Carr, Sarah Gowan, Bill Quern and Jane Rothfield. (908) 359-4837.

Sunday, August 25

12-5 p.m.: Vintage North Jersey Food & Wine Festival at Unionville Vineyards, 9 Rocktown Road, Ringoes. Music, food, wine, and more. unionvillevineyards.com.

Thursday, August 29

6-8 p.m. Amazin’ Grace and the GLB Band perform at Princeton Shopping Center, 301 North Harrison Street. Free.

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