Calendar

Wednesday, January 17 

8:30 to 10 a.m.: Admissions Open Classrooms event at Stuart Country Day School of the Sacred Heart, 1200 Stuart Road in Princeton. For more information, call (609) 921-2330.

6:30 p.m.: Princeton Academy of the Sacred Heart hosts a free public screening and discussion of the documentary, The Mask You Live In, at the McPherson Athletic and Convention Center. The film follows boys and young men as they struggle to stay true to themselves while negotiating America’s narrow definition of masculinity.

7 p.m.: New Jersey state climatologist David Robinson gives a presentation at Princeton Public Library on “New Jersey’s Changing Climate.” Free.

8 p.m.: Meeting, Princeton Country Dancers at the Suzanne Patterson Center, 1 Monument Drive in Princeton. Includes caller and live music. Instruction begins at 7:30 p.m. Admission is $10.

Thursday, January 18 

8:30 to 10 a.m.: Chapin School Princeton Open Classrooms event. Tour the campus and meet teachers and students. Pre-registration is required by calling (609) 986-1702.

9:30 to 11 a.m.: Jewish Center Women presents “Nosh & Drosh,” a morning for conversation, connecting, and inclusion at Bon Appetit at the Princeton Shopping Center.

10 a.m.: Princeton Senior Resource Center presents a book discussion of Enrique’s Journey by Sonia Nazario. The event is free, but advance registration is required by calling (609) 924-7108; Suzanne Patterson Building, 45 Stockton Street, Princeton.

10 a.m.: 55-Plus Club welcomes Dan Steingart, associate professor in the Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering, on “Exploring and Exploiting Often Unwanted Coupling in Closed Electrochemical Energy Cells.” A $3 donation is suggested; The Jewish Center of Princeton, 435 Nassau Street.

1:30 p.m.: McCaffrey’s at the Princeton Shopping Center welcomes registered dietician Jill Kwasny for a presentation on “Food Trends: What 2018 Will Bring to the Table.” The program will be held in the Upstairs Bistro. RSVP by calling (215) 750-7713.

7:30 p.m.: Screening of Koyaanisqatsi (1982) at Princeton Garden Theatre in partnership with the Princeton Symphony Orchestra in advance of their January 28 concert featuring Philip Glass’s new piano concerto.

Friday, January 19 

6:30 p.m.: The 7th Anniversary Dinner for One Table Café at Trinity Church, 33 Mercer Street in Princeton. This pay-what-you-can dinner program requires advance registration by calling (609) 216-7770.

7:30 p.m.: Alumni of Westminster’s CoOPERAtive program perform Mozart’s comic masterpiece Die Zauberflote at the Robert L. Annis Playhouse on Westminster’s Princeton campus. Admission is $25.

8:15 p.m.: The Princeton Folk Music Society welcomes Irish-American singer-songwriter Mary Courtney for a performance at Christ Congregation Church, 50 Walnut Lane in Princeton. Admission at the door is $20 ($15 members, $10 students under 22 and $5 children). Doors open at 7:30 p.m.

Saturday, January 20 

9:30 a.m.: Science On Saturday at the Princeton Plasma Physics Laboratory, located at 100 Stellarator Road in Plainsboro.

10 a.m.: Read & Explore: Gingerbread Man at Terhune Orchards. Children will read a story about gingerbread men and then make a cookie to take home. The cost to attend is $7. Register in advance at terhuneorchards.com.

10 a.m. to 1 p.m.: Winter West Windsor Farmers Market at Windsor Athletic Club, located at 99 Clarksville Road in West Windsor. Live music at each market.

7 to 8:30 p.m.: “Songs of Protest, Songs of Peace” is the title of a show presented by Helen O’Shea and Richard Bozic at the Arts Council of Princeton. This event is part of Princeton Public Library’s series on the Vietnam War.

7:30 p.m.: Central Jersey Dance Society offers a West Coast Swing (beginner/intermediate) dance lesson led by instructor Hazel Ulrich at the Suzanne Patterson Center, 45 Stockton Street, Princeton. Admission is $15 adults and $10 full-time students with proof of ID.

Sunday, January 21

11 a.m.: Ice Sculpture Demonstrations at Grounds for Sculpture. Watch artists use power saws, chisels, brawn, and grit to create impressive ice sculptures. Free with park admission.

11 a.m. to 1 p.m.: Princeton Photo Workshop presents “Getting to Know Your Digital Camera.” The cost to attend is $59. To register, visit princetondigitalphotoworkshop.com.

Noon to 3 p.m.: Open House at Princeton Pong. Free open play, instruction from coaches, raffle prizes, and complimentary coffee and cookies. Join today and pay no initiation fee.

1 to 3 p.m.: Admissions Open House at Stuart Country Day School of the Sacred Heart, located at 1200 Stuart Road in Princeton. For more information, call (609) 921-2330 or visit www.stuart
school.org.

2 p.m.: Book discussion of Sonia Nazario’s Enrique’s Journey at Labyrinth Books in Princeton.

2:45 p.m.: Family Skating Open House at Princeton Skating Club at the Princeton Day School Rink, located at 650 Great Road in Princeton.

4 p.m.: Princeton Boychoir performs a special winter concert at All Saints’ Church in Princeton. Ticket prices start at $15. To purchase, visit www.princetongirlchoir.org.

Monday, January 22

Recycling

7 p.m.: Princeton Senior Resource Center Lecture series on “Legal and Estate Planning” at Princeton Public Library with Fiona Van Dyck of Van Dyck Law, LLC. Free.

7:30 p.m.: Westminster Choir “Homecoming 2018 Concert” at Richardson Auditorium.

Tuesday, January 23

6:30 p.m.: Shaun Walker and Julia Loffe discuss The Long Hangover: Putin’s Russia and the Ghosts of the Past at Princeton Public Library.

8 p.m.: Great Minds Salon with Stephen Solomon at The Jewish Center of Princeton. The lecture is titled, “Free Speech and Press Under Attack: What Would America’s Founders Say?” This event is open to the public. Dessert will be served. Non-member entrance fee of $5.

Wednesday, January 24 

10:30 a.m.: Free screening of The Vietnam War Episode Six: “Things Fall Apart (January 1968-July 1968)” at the Princeton Public Library.

7 p.m.: Ryan Killeen, Principal at the St. Paul School in Princeton, delivers a presentation on “Catholic Schools and the Parish: A Partnership with Future.” Light refreshments will be served. Free and open to all; St. Paul School, 214 Nassau Street.

7 p.m.: Princeton Symphony Orchestra’s Soundtracks Lecture Series with Rossen Milanov and Carnegie Hall’s Adriaan Fuchs at Princeton Public Library’s 2nd Floor Newsroom.

8 p.m.: Meeting, Princeton Country Dancers at the Suzanne Patterson Center, 1 Monument Drive in Princeton. Includes caller and live music. Instruction begins at 7:30 p.m. Admission is $10.

Thursday, January 25 

10 a.m. to noon: YingHua International School Open House. YingHua offers Chinese-English dual language education with an internationally-focused curriculum; 25 Laurel Avenue, Kingston.

5 to 7 p.m.: Opening reception for the mixed media exhibit, “Art for a Wintry Season” at the Millstone River Gallery at Merwick Care & Rehabilitation Center, 100 Plainsboro Road in Plainsboro.

6:30 p.m.: Open House Seminar at Princeton Academy of the Sacred Heart. Register at princetonacademy.org.

7 p.m.: “Land Stewardship and Research of the Mache-Chindul Mountains in Western Ecuador” will be the subject of a public lecture at D&R Greenway Land Trust, 1 Preservation Place in Princeton. RSVP at rsvp@drgreenway.org.

Friday, January 26 

7:30 p.m.: Meeting, Divorce Recovery Program at Princeton Church of Christ, 33 River Road in Princeton. This non-denominational support group for men and women is free.

Saturday, January 27 

1 p.m.: Open House at the Princeton Charter School. Administrators, parents, and students will be on hand to answer questions and give tours of the campus.

1 p.m.: STAND Central New Jersey invites the community to a panel discussion on “Election Reform & Voting Rights” at the Unitarian Universalist Congregation of Washington Crossing, located at 268 Washington Crossing-Pennington Road in Titusville.

Sunday, January 28 

10 a.m. to 1 p.m.: Princeton Photo Workshop presents “Digital Photography: Taking Better Pictures.” The cost to attend is $99. To register, visit princetondigitalphotoworkshop.com.

12:30 p.m.: Art on Screen at Princeton Garden Theatre presents David Hockney at the Royal Academy of Arts.

1 to 4 p.m.: Wassailing the Apple Trees at Terhune Orchards. Activities include dancing and singing by the Molly dancers, re-enactments of old English traditional rituals. There will also be a bonfire and hot cider. Free.

3 p.m.: Greater Princeton Youth Orchestra (GPYO) performs at the Patriots Theater at War Memorial, 1 Memorial Drive in Trenton.

5 p.m.: The community is invited to a special charity concert by MusicGoLove at Channing Hall, 50 Cherry Hill Road in Princeton. Admission is free.

6 p.m.: Princeton Girlchoir presents “United in Song” at McCarter Theatre. For tickets, visit www.princetongirlchoir.org.

Monday, January 29 

7 to 8:30 p.m.: Local historian Connie Escher delivers a talk at the Princeton Public Library on “Betsey Stockton: Researching the Biography of a Princeton Slave, Educator and Missionary.”

Tuesday, January 30 

10 to 11 a.m.: Read & Explore: Animal Tracks at Terhune Orchards. Following storytime, children will make bird feeders complete with bird seed to take home. The cost to attend is $7 and advance registration is required by visiting www.terhuneorchards.com.

7:30 p.m.: The Jewish Center of Princeton welcomes Guggenheim Foundation fellow Glenn Kurtz to discuss his book, Three Minutes in Poland: Discovering a Lost World in a 1938 Family Film. Admission is free for TJC members and $5 for the community. For more information, call (609) 921-0100 ext. 200.

Wednesday, January 31

8 p.m.: Meeting, Princeton Country Dancers at the Suzanne Patterson Center, 1 Monument Drive in Princeton. Includes caller and live music. Instruction begins at 7:30 p.m. Admission is $10.

Thursday, February 1

7:30 p.m.: Screening of Gentlemen Prefer Blondes (1953) at Princeton Garden Theatre in partnership with the Princeton Symphony Orchestra in advance of their Saturday Evening POPS! concert on February 10.

Friday, February 2

4 p.m.: Students in kindergarten through third grade are invited to engage in dramatic activity including games and discussions at Princeton Public Library. The program is lead by Princeton High School drama aficionados.

Saturday, February 3

8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m.: Dine on gourmet, locally-sourced food at the Market Café at Stockton Farmers Market, every Saturday and Sunday at 19 Bridge Street in Stockton, N.J.

10:30 a.m.: Screening of The Princess Bride (1987) at Princeton Garden Theatre.

Sunday, February 4

3 p.m.: Sunday Stories at Princeton Public Library. Children ages 2 through 8 are invited to engage in stories, songs, and rhymes.

Monday, February 5

Recycling