Wednesday, August 31

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

6 p.m.: Reading Getaway at Community Park North. Enjoy a silent hour of reading outdoors with friends and family; Intersection of Elm Road and Route 206, Princeton.

7 p.m.: Screening of Ace in the Hole (1951) at Princeton Garden Theatre.

Thursday, September 1

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

6 p.m.: NJ Interscholastic Mountain Bike League Q&A at Sourland Cycles in Hopewell. Discuss how to get more NJ kids riding bikes outside.

7 p.m.: Screening of Top Gun (1986) at Princeton Garden Theatre.

7 p.m.: McCarter Live at the Library. Pulitzer Prize-winning dramatist Nilo Cruz and McCarter Theatre Artistic Director Emily Mann participate in a moderated discussion about their upcoming artistic partnership. Free; Princeton Public Library.

Friday, September 2

6:30 p.m.: Screening of The Man Who Knew Infinity (2015) at Princeton Public Library. The biographical drama is based on the 1991 book of the same name by Robert Kanigel.

7 p.m.: Open Mic Night at the Hopewell United Methodist Church, 20 Blackwell Avenue, Hopewell. Open to all musicians, beginner to advanced.

Saturday, September 3

11:30 a.m.: Free, Brazilian Portuguese Storytime at Princeton Public Library (best suited for children ages 2 and older).

8 p.m.: Central Jersey Dance Society presents Salsa Sensation Dance at the Suzanne Patterson Center in Princeton. The cost to attend is $15.

Sunday, September 4

2 to 4 p.m.: Mercer County ID Program at Princeton Public Library. The community ID card is issued by the Latin American Legal Defense Fund and can be used at social service agencies, schools, clinics, post offices, and libraries. The cost is $10 per card.

Monday, September 5

Labor Day

Tuesday, September 6

7 to 9 p.m.: Not In Our Town presents Continuing Conversations on Race at Princeton Public Library. Community members are invited to discuss race-related issues of relevance to the Princeton community and nation.

Wednesday, September 7

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

6:30 p.m.: Nutrition Program, “Bringing Our Farm to Your Table” at McCaffrey’s Supermarket, located at the Princeton Shopping Center. Dietician Jill Kwasny and produce specialist Tony Spenillo will answer questions and provide samples of fresh, local, and seasonal produce. Free. RSVP by calling (215) 750-7713.

7 p.m.: Screening of From Here to Eternity (1953) at Princeton Garden Theatre.

Thursday, September 8 

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

7 p.m.: Screening of 2001: A Space Odyssey (1968) at Princeton Garden Theatre.

Friday, September 9

5 to 9 p.m.: Food Truck Friday. Live music and food trucks at 2 Railroad Place, Hopewell (rain or shine).

Saturday, September 10


(Labor Day Collection)

8 a.m.: 5 Mile Road Race at ETS, 660 Rosedale Road, Princeton. Hosted by Community Education and Outreach of Princeton Healthcare System and Princeton Fitness and Wellness Center. Learn more at

10 a.m. to 5 p.m.: Doylestown Arts Festival, celebrating 25 years of groundbreaking art in Doylestown, Pa. Includes more than 160 artisans, live music, and food courts (also on Sunday, September 11).

10:30 a.m.: 8th Annual Kids Marathon at ETS, 660 Rosedale Road, Princeton. All children in grades K-8 are invited to participate in a day of family fun and fitness. Enjoy music, face painting, kids crafts, and refreshments after the race.

11 a.m.: Tots on Tour at Grounds for Sculpture in Hamilton Township. Listen to a story, become GFS park explorers, and make art in hands-on workshops (also at 1 p.m.).

1:30 p.m.: Meet John Adams at the Rockingham Historic Site Dutch Barn, located at County Rte. 603 between Kingston and Rocky Hill. Light refreshments available. Seating is limited. For more information, visit

Sunday, September 11

8:30 a.m. to 1 p.m.: Thompson Bucks County Classic International Cycling Event. Includes children’s, amateur, and professional men’s and women’s bike races through Bucks County. For racing information, visit

12:30 p.m.: Screening of National Theatre Live’s A View from the Bridge at Princeton Garden Theatre.

1 p.m.: Brunch and Tour Series, “A Material Legacy.” Enjoy a decadent brunch at The Peacock Inn followed by a complimentary tour at the Princeton University Art Museum. Space is limited to 20 participants. To reserve space on the tour, call The Peacock Inn at (609) 924-1707.

Wednesday, September 14

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

7 p.m.: Emerald Ash Borer Seminar presented by the Sourland Conservancy at Hopewell Train Station.

Thursday, September 15

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

5 to 8 p.m.: Nassau Street Sampler presented by the Princeton University Art Museum. To celebrate the beginning of the fall semester, enjoy a new year of programs at PU Art Museum while sampling food from local restaurants. Free.

7 p.m.: Screening of Blue Velvet (1986) at Princeton Garden Theatre.

8 p.m.: Princeton Symphony Orchestra presents The Seasons — Antonio Vivaldi’s popular The Four Seasons interwoven with Astor Piazzolla’s The Four Seasons of Buenos Aires, arranged by Leonid Desyatnikov; Richardson Auditorium.

Friday, September 16 

8:15 p.m.: The Princeton Folk Music Society welcomes singers John Roberts and Deb Cowan for an evening of old and new folk songs. Admission is $20; Christ Congregation Church, 50 Walnut Lane, Princeton.

Saturday, September 17 

9 a.m. to noon: Carrier Clinic’s 6th Annual Walk of Hope & Awareness Day. The day includes carnival-like family events and a 1-Mile walk through Carrier’s scenic campus, located at 252 Route 601 in Belle Mead.

8:30 p.m.: Full Moon Bike Ride along the Lawrence Hopewell Trail, Rosedale Park, Federal City Road in Hopewell. $10 per person or $20 per family. Guests should meet at the Rosedale Parking lot.

Sunday, September 18 

Noon to 6 p.m.: 25th Annual JazzFeast, an outdoor food and music festival in downtown Princeton. Enjoy performances by some of the industry’s best jazz musicians. Free admission (food vendors charge accordingly).

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