Calendar

Wednesday, September 2

9 a.m.: View vintage World War II aircraft at the Wings of Freedom Tour at Princeton Airport, 41 Airpark Road in Montgomery. Call (609) 921-3100 for more information.

10:30 to 11:30 a.m.: Bright Beginnings, a free informational group for parents and caregivers of infants. Each week focuses on a new topic. The cost is $5 to attend; Princeton Fitness and Wellness Center, 1225 State Road, Princeton.

4 p.m.: Opening reception and panel discussion in conjunction with the art exhibit “Fluctuations” at The College of New Jersey (on view through October 11).

7 p.m.: Local resident Hester Young reads from her latest novel, “The Gates of Evangeline” at Princeton Public Library.

7 p.m.: Screening of Hitchcock classic North by Northwest at Princeton Garden Theatre.

Thursday, September 3

11 a.m. to 4 p.m.: Princeton Farmers Market in Hinds Plaza in downtown Princeton. Local fruits, vegetables, meat, flowers, juice, bread and more (repeats every Thursday).

7 p.m.: NAMI New Jersey support group meeting on “Healthy Living: Freedom From Dependence” presented by Dr. Lily Arora. For more information, visit www.naminj.org or call (732) 940-0991.

7 p.m.: Meeting of the Garden State African Violet Club at Robbinsville Library.

8 p.m.: Argentine Tango workshop presented by Viva Tango at the Suzanne Patterson Center.

Friday, September 4

9:45 a.m.: Free, Job Seekers Session at Princeton Public Library.

10:30 a.m.: First Friday at the Tulpehaking Nature Center in Hamilton. Enjoy a storybook tale about wildlife and nature at the Nature Center.

11 a.m.: Tiger Tales at Princeton University’s Cotsen Children’s Library. This interactive storytime repeats weekly. For more information, visit www.princeton.edu/cotsen.

4 to 7 p.m.: Princeton University women’s field hockey vs. UNC Chapel Hill at Princeton’s 1952 Stadium.

7 p.m.: Free, Dancing Under the Stars at Hinds Plaza adjacent to the Princeton Public Library.

7:30 p.m.: Harvest Moon Hike at Plainsboro Preserve. For more information, visit www.njaudubon.org.

Saturday, September 5

9 a.m. to 1 p.m.: West Windsor Community Farmers Market, located in the Vaughn Drive Parking Lot at Princeton Junction Train Station.

9 a.m. to 1 p.m.: The Pennington Farmers Market at the lawn at Rosedale Mills, 101 Route 31 North in Hopewell Township.

9:30 a.m.: 32nd Annual Horse Drawn Plowing Match at Howell Living History Farm in Lambertville. For more information, visit www.howellfarm.org.

Sunday, September 6

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

1 p.m.: Princeton University women’s field hockey vs. University of Virginia at Princeton’s 1952 Stadium. www.goprincetontigers.com

2 p.m.: Free, Sunday Stories for children ages 2 to 8 at the Princeton Public Library. An adult must be in attendance.

9 p.m.: Public fireworks display over the Delaware River presented by the Greater Lambertville and New Hope Chamber of Commerce.

Monday, September 7

Labor Day

No Recycling

Recycling on Saturday, September 12

Tuesday, September 8

9:30 a.m.: “Read & Pick: Chickens” at Terhune Orchards in Princeton. Listen to a story on the subject of chickens followed by a visit with the “lady hens” at the farm. This program is best suited to children ages preschool to 8 years (also at 11 a.m.). The cost to attend is $7. Pre-register by calling (609) 924-2310.

10 a.m.: Meeting of the 55-Plus Club at the The Jewish Center of Princeton, 435 Nassau Street. Pia de Jong and Landon Jones will present an “Observation on Dutch and American Life.”

10 a.m.: Dress For Success Mercer County Summer Sale (all sales are final); 3131 Princeton Pike, Building 4, Suite 209, Lawrenceville.

7:30 p.m.: Princeton Folk Dance meeting at the Kristina Johnson Pop-Up Studio at the Princeton Shopping Center. Learn line dances and circle dances from many countries (beginners welcome). The cost to attend is $5.

Wednesday, September 9

10:30 to 11:30 a.m.: Bright Beginnings, a free informational group for parents and caregivers of infants. Each week focuses on a new topic. The cost is $5 to attend; Princeton Fitness and Wellness Center, 1225 State Road, Princeton.

5 p.m.: Art exhibit and sale of paintings by Sandra Nusblatt and Vivian Greenberg. One hundred percent of all proceeds benefit HomeFront NJ. Includes a wine and cheese reception; Greenacres Country Club, 2170 Lawrence Road, Lawrenceville.

7:30 p.m.: Princeton Photography Club meeting at D&R Greenway Land Trust, 1 Preservation Place in Princeton. The topic of the meeting is “Show & Tell” highlighting summer photographic projects.

Thursday, September 10

11 a.m. to 4 p.m.: Princeton Farmers Market in Hinds Plaza in downtown Princeton. Local fruits, vegetables, meat, flowers, juice, bread and more (repeats every Thursday).

7:30 p.m.: Screening of National Theatre Live’s Skylight at Princeton Garden Theatre.

Friday, September 11

9:45 a.m.: Free, Job Seekers Session at Princeton Public Library.

11 a.m.: Tiger Tales at Princeton University’s Cotsen Children’s Library. This interactive storytime repeats weekly. For more information, visit www.princeton.edu/cotsen.

11:45 a.m.: Newcomers and Friends meeting at the YWCA Princeton, located at 59 Paul Robeson Place. Lunch will be offered for $8 per person.

5 to 9 p.m.: Food Truck Friday at Hopewell Train Station in downtown Hopewell.

Saturday, September 12

Labor Day Recycling

7 a.m.: The Sourland Cycling Spectacular, a 23 to 63 mile-ride through the forest, farmland, and hills of the Sourlands. For more information, visit www.sourland.org/spectacular.

8:30 a.m.: 5 Mile Race and 1 Mile Walk at ETS, 660 Rosedale Road in Princeton. Sponsored by the Princeton HealthCare System and Princeton Fitness and Wellness Center.

9 a.m. to 1 p.m.: West Windsor Community Farmers Market, located in the Vaughn Drive Parking Lot at Princeton Junction Train Station.

9 a.m. to 1 p.m.: The Pennington Farmers Market at the lawn at Rosedale Mills, 101 Route 31 North in Hopewell Township.

10 a.m. to 5 p.m.: Apple Day at Terhune Orchards in Princeton. Pick-your-own apples and pumpkins, along with tractor rides, autumn displays, food, and live music (also on Sunday, September 13).

10:30 a.m. to 4 p.m.: Apple Festival at Oasis Family Farm in Robbinsville, NJ (also on Sunday, September 13).

1 to 4 p.m.: The 13th Annual Insect Festival sponsored by the Rutgers Master Gardeners of Mercer County at the Mercer Education Gardens, 431A Federal City Road in Hopewell Township.

4 p.m.: Casio G-Shock Watch event at Hamilton Jewelers, 92 Nassau Street in Princeton. Includes a meet-and-greet with brand founder, Kikuo Ibe.

Sunday, September 13

Noon to 5 p.m.: Montgomery FunFest 2015 at Princeton Airport on Route 206. Balloon rides, live music, games, and crafts for children. Admission is free.

2 p.m.: Free, Sunday Stories for children ages 2 to 8 at the Princeton Public Library. An adult must be in attendance.

Monday, September 14

7:30 to 9 p.m.: Mystery Book Group meeting at the Princeton Public Library. Librarian Gayle Stratton will lead a discussion of “The Bishop’s Wife” by Mette Ivie Harrison. Free to attend.

Tuesday, September 15

1 to 2 p.m.: Balance and Fall Prevention Workshop at Specialized Physical Therapy, 1000 Herrontown Road, Princeton. RSVP by calling (609) 497-1000.

Wednesday, September 16

10:30 to 11:30 a.m.: Bright Beginnings, a free informational group for parents and caregivers of infants. Each week focuses on a new topic. The cost is $5 to attend; Princeton Fitness and Wellness Center, 1225 State Road, Princeton.

7 p.m.: Chauncey Shorts meeting at the ETS Campus – Princeton. This monthly series features an ever-changing lineup of writers sharing their original works of fiction and non-fiction.

Thursday, September 17

11 a.m. to 4 p.m.: Princeton Farmers Market in Hinds Plaza in downtown Princeton. Local fruits, vegetables, meat, flowers, juice, bread and more (repeats every Thursday).

12:30 p.m.: Kosher West Café at Congregation Beth Chaim, 329 Village Road East in Princeton Junction. The topic of discussion will be “Repentance and Renewal.” RSVP by calling Beth Englezos at (609) 987-8100 ext. 126.

5 to 8 p.m.: 7th Annual Nassau Street Sampler at the Princeton University Art Museum. In honor of the start of the fall semester, tour the museum’s galleries and sample food from local restaurants. Several Princeton University student groups will also perform.

7 p.m.: Princeton Independent Film Festival at Princeton Garden Theatre (screenings through Saturday, September 19). For more information, visit www.princetongardentheatre.org.

Friday, September 18

9:45 a.m. to 1 p.m.: Free, Job Seeker Session at the Princeton Public Library.

8:15 p.m.: The Princeton Folk Music Society welcomes bluegrass singer-songwriter Michael Johnathon to Christ Congregation Church, 50 Walnut Lane in Princeton. Admission is $20 at the door ($15 for Folk Music Society members).

Saturday, September 19

9 a.m. to noon: Carrier Clinic Walk of Hope and Awareness Day at the Carrier Clinic campus, 252 Route 601 in Belle Mead. The family-fun event includes free food, music, games, and activities.

9 a.m. to 1 p.m.: West Windsor Community Farmers Market, located in the Vaughn Drive Parking Lot at Princeton Junction Train Station.

9 a.m. to 1 p.m.: The Pennington Farmers Market at the lawn at Rosedale Mills, 101 Route 31 North in Hopewell Township.

11 a.m. to 4 p.m.: Princeton Children’s Book Festival at Hinds Plaza and the Princeton Public Library Community Room. For a complete list of participating authors, visit www.prince
tonlibrary.org.

5 p.m.: Princeton University Art Museum celebrates the opening of “Cezanne and the Modern” with a presentation by professor Bridget Alsdorf and a performance by the French swing band Les Chaud Lapins.

Sunday, September 20

Noon to 6 p.m.: JazzFeast in Princeton’s Palmer Square. The free street festival features jazz performances and food from popular area restaurants. For more information, visit www.palmersquare.com.

1 to 3 p.m.: Send Hunger Packing Fundraiser at Hinds Plaza in downtown Princeton (presented by Mercer Street Friends).

2 p.m.: Free, Sunday Stories for children ages 2 to 8 at the Princeton Public Library. An adult must be in attendance.

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