Calendar

Wednesday, September 15

9:30 a.m.: Read and Pick: Chickens at Terhune Orchards, 330 Cold Soil Road. Terhuneorchards.com.

7 p.m.: Car Seat Safety Checks, outdoors at the Hopewell Branch of Mercer County Library, 245 Pennington-Titusville Road. Call (609) 737-2610 to schedule an appointment..

7 p.m.: Staying Active as We Age, online program presented by physical therapist Pritee Dalvi, sponsored by Mercer County Library. Register at hopeprogs@mcl.org.

7 p.m.: Author Nathaniel Philbrick lectures at Washington Crossing Historic Park, Pennsylvania side, and signs copies of his new book Travels with George: In Search of Washington and His Legacy. Tickets available online at WashingtonCrossingPark.org/events.

Thursday, September 16

9 a.m.-6 p.m.: Annual giant rummage sale at Hopewell Presbyterian Church, 80 West Broad Street, Hopewell. Housewares, china, furniture, linens, jewelry, clothing, small appliances, books, toys, seasonal items, and more. Hopewellpresbyterian.org.

4:15 p.m.: Contemplative Yom Kippur Yizkor and Healing Service, sponsored by The Jewish Center Princeton, 435 Nassau Street. Held outdoors. Free and open to all. RSVP to info@thejewishcenter.org.

5-6:30 p.m.: D&R Greenway Autumn Native Plant Sale, 1 Preservation Place. Drgreenway.org.

5:30 p.m.: PSO Chamber Music at Morven Museum & Garden poolhouse lawn, featuring the Jasper String Quartet. $25. Princetonsymphony.org.

Friday, September 17

9 a.m.-6 p.m.: Annual giant rummage sale at Hopewell Presbyterian Church, 80 West Broad Street, Hopewell. Housewares, china, furniture, linens, jewelry, clothing, small appliances, books, toys, seasonal items, and more. Hopewellpresbyterian.org.

4:30 p.m.: A Conversation with Roddy Doyle, via Zoom, presented by Lewis Center for the Arts at Princeton University. With Fintan O’Toole and Paul Muldoon. Arts.princeton.edu.

5-6:30 p.m.: D&R Greenway Autumn Native Plant Sale, 1 Preservation Place. Drgreenway.org

7-9 p.m.: In-person adaptive dance and pizza party, for ages 13 and up, at the Community Park Pool complex. Sponsored by Princeton Special Sports and other agencies. Register at pssnj.org by September 15.

7:30-9 p.m.: Story & Verse: A Storytelling & Poetic Open Mic at the Arts Council of Princeton, 102 Witherspoon Street. Free. Artscouncilofprinceton.org.

Saturday, September 18

9 a.m.-12 p.m.: Bag Day at the annual giant rummage sale at Hopewell Presbyterian Church, 80 West Broad Street, Hopewell. Housewares, china, furniture, linens, jewelry, clothing, small appliances, books, toys, seasonal items, and more. Hopewellpresbyterian.org.

9-11 a.m.: D&R Greenway Autumn Native Plant Sale, 1 Preservation Place. Drgreenway.org

9 a.m.-1 p.m.: West Windsor Community Farmers Market, Vaughn Lot at Princeton Junction train station. Fresh produce and more. Music by A Little Bit Off. Wwcfm.org.

10 a.m.: Princeton University Eating Clubs Walking Tour, presented by Clifford Zink and sponsored by the Historical Society of Princeton. $20. Princetonhistory.org.

10 a.m.-5 p.m.: Fall Family Fun Weekend at Terhune Orchards, Cold Soil Road. Barnyard animals, adventure barn, hay bale and corn mazes, pony rides, play area, live music, pick-your-own apples and pumpkins, and much more. $11 online. Terhuneorchards.com.

11:45 a.m.: “What is the State of Your Affairs?” Virtual seminar presented by Linda Richter of Personal Paperwork Solutions. Sponsored by Princeton Senior Resource Center. Free. Princetonsenior.org.

12-5 p.m.: Open studio at Sunflower Glass Studio, 877 Sergeantsville Road, Stockton. Fused, beveled, and stained glass windows and gifts. SunflowerGlassStudio.com.

1-3 p.m.: Arts Council of Princeton open house. Hands-on activities including the Inaugural Pottery Throwdown. Free. Artscouncilofprinceton.org.

2-6 p.m.: Grand opening of Princeton Makes, new artists’ cooperative, in Princeton Shopping Center. Artist demonstrations, open studios, plein air painting, live music. Free. Princetonmakes.com.

3-5 p.m.: Princeton Festival Guild holds a fundraiser on the porch of The Castle in Hopewell $75 and up; reserve by September 10. Princetonfestival.com/party-again.

6 p.m.: Earth, Wind & Fire tribute concert at Mercer County Park festival grounds, West Windsor. Bring lawn chairs and blankets. No outside food or alcohol, coolers or glass bottles. $5 parking fee. Mercercountyparks.org.

7 p.m.: Concordia Chamber Players “Cloudspotting” at Glen Oaks Farm, 6871 Upper York Road, Solebury, Pa. World premiere of Clouds of Gill by Paul Wiancko, for clarinet, violin, and cello. $75. Concordiaplayers.org.

7 p.m.: So Percussion performs a free concert in Richardson Auditorium at Princeton University. Tickets required; masks and COVID-19 vaccinations required. Music.princeton.edu.

Sunday, September 19

10 a.m.-5 p.m.: Fall Family Fun Weekend at Terhune Orchards, Cold Soil Road. Barnyard animals, adventure barn, hay bale and corn mazes, pony rides, play area, live music, pick-your-own apples and pumpkins, and much more. $11 online. Terhuneorchards.com.

11-11:45 a.m.: Adult adaptive basketball clinic, with Mitch Henderson, head coach of the Princeton University Men’s Basketball Team. $10. Register by September 16 at pssnj.org.

12-5 p.m.: Open studio at Sunflower Glass Studio, 877 Sergeantsville Road, Stockton. Fused, beveled, and stained glass windows and gifts. SunflowerGlassStudio.com.

2:30-4 p.m.: International Peace Day webinar, “Afghanistan, Pakistan, No First Use — We Must End ALL Nuclear Weapons.” With Ambassador Thomas Graham and Erin Hunt; presented by the Coalition for Peace Action. Via Zoom. Peacecoalition.org.

5 p.m.: Virtual celebration of Hunterdon Land Trust’s 25th anniversary. Fundraiser with short video, discussion with honorees, silent and live auctions, and more. $150. Hunterdonlandtrust.org.

6:30-8 p.m.: Screening of Sukkah City at the Arts Council of Princeton’s Solley Theater. Free. Artscouncilofprinceton.org.

Monday, September 20

1 p.m.: The Women’s College Club of Princeton holds its monthly meeting at the Stockton Center at Morven, 55 Stockton Street. Jill Barry, Morven executive director, speaks. Free. Wwwcp.org.

7 p.m.: Library and Labyrinth Livestream presents Ann-Marie Slaughter and Amaney A. Jamal in conversation. Register at princetonlibrary.libnet.info/event/5527966.

Wednesday, September 22

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

6:30 p.m.: Understanding Reverse Mortgages, online program presented by Bill Greenfield of Wealth Bridge Advisory; sponsored by Mercer County Library. Register at hopeprogs@mcl.org.

8-9:15 p.m.: Princeton Pecha. Local artists gather virtually to show slides of their work. Artscouncilofprinceton.org.

Thursday, September 23

8-10 a.m.: Virtual Volunteerism: Bringing Businesses and Nonprofits Together in New Ways. Presented by Princeton Mercer Regional Chamber, at Mercer Oaks Catering, 725 Village Road West, Princeton Junction. Princetonmercer.org.

1-5 p.m.: Trinity Church Fall Rummage Sale, 33 Mercer Street. $10 numbered admission tickets to the sale will be sold beginning at 12:15 p.m. No children under age 15; masks required.

5:30 p.m.: PSO Chamber Music at Morven Museum & Garden poolhouse lawn, featuring the Exponential Ensemble. $25. Princetonsymphony.org.

5:30 p.m.: Lecture: “Clothing for the Ancestors: Global Textiles in Nigerian Egungun Masquerade Costumes,” at the Friend Center of Princeton University and online. Presented by the Princeton University Art Museum. Artmuseum.princeton.edu.

5:30-6:30 p.m.: Open-air artist talk with photographer Robin Resch. Register at artscouncilofprinceton.org.

Friday, September 24

12-5 p.m.: Trinity Church Fall Rummage Sale, 33 Mercer Street. Free entry. No children under age 15; masks required.

7 p.m.: Bucks County Bookfest begins at Salem United Church of Christ, 186 East Court Street, Doylestown, Pa. Author Christina Baker Kline speaks. Bucksbookfest.org.

8 p.m.: Bela Fleck in “My Bluegrass Heart” at McCarter Theatre, 91 University Place. Mccarter.org.

Saturday, September 25

6 a.m.: The Golden Nugget Flea Market, 1850 River Road, Lambertville, hosts the Antique Model Train Show. Gnflea.com.

9 a.m.-1 p.m.: West Windsor Community Farmers Market, Vaughn Lot at Princeton Junction train station. Fresh produce and more. Music by Archana. Wwcfm.org.

9 a.m.-1 p.m.: Trinity Church Fall Rummage Sale, 33 Mercer Street. Free entry, with all items at half price. No children under age 15; masks required.

10 a.m.: Canning Day at Howell Living History Farm, 70 Woodens Lane, Hopewell. Kim Daly of Howell Farm’s historic kitchen teaches how to “put up” food, with demonstrations outside the farmhouse throughout the day. Howellfarm.org.

10 a.m.-12 p.m.: Meeting of Witherspoon-Jackson Neighborhood Association, at the Arts Council of Princeton, 102 Witherspoon Street. Presentation by Princeton’s Engineering Department about redevelopment plans for the Witherspoon Street corridor, specifically from Paul Robeson Place to 400 Witherspoon Street; among other topics. Mandatory mask policy. Jrvnew2@msn.com.

10 a.m.-5 p.m.: Fall Family Fun Weekend at Terhune Orchards, Cold Soil Road. Barnyard animals, adventure barn, hay bale and corn mazes, pony rides, play area, live music, pick-your-own apples and pumpkins, and much more. $11 online. Terhuneorchards.com.

12-4 p.m. Bucks County Bookfest, on the green at Mercer Museum, 84 South Pine Street, Doylestown, Pa. Bucksbookfest.org.

2 p.m.: Bird Walk with New Jersey Audubon’s Kristin Hock in the gardens of Morven Museum and Garden, 55 Stockton Street. Morven.org.

2-4 p.m.: New Jersey Storytelling Festival at Community Park North Amphitheater. With several storytellers; attendees can participate. Njstorynet.org.

2-4 p.m.: National Public Lands Day work session at Mapleton Preserve, 145 Mapleton Road, Kingston. Help with tree tending and tree care in the Flemer Arboretum. Some tools available but bring your own in possible. Fpnl.org.

7-10 p.m.: Café Improv at the Solley Theater, Arts Council of Princeton, 102 Witherspoon Street. $2 general admission ($1 members). Artscouncilofprinceton.org.

Sunday, September 26

10 a.m.-5 p.m.: Fall Family Fun Weekend at Terhune Orchards, Cold Soil Road. Barnyard animals, adventure barn, hay bale and corn mazes, pony rides, play area, live music, pick-your-own apples and pumpkins, and much more. $11 online. Terhuneorchards.com.

1:30 p.m.: Pole Farm History Walk at Reed Bryan Farm, Mercer Meadows. With historian Dennis Waters. $5. Mercercountyparks.org.

2 p.m.: Garba360, free outdoor event for the whole family at the plaza of Princeton Shopping Center. Presented by McCarter Theatre. Explores the Gujarati social folk dance experience with dance lessons, performances, and live music. Mccarter.org.

3-5 p.m.: Friends of Princeton University Library present a virtual event with professor Peter Brooks discussing his work in progress, Seduced by Story: How Storytelling Has Taken Over Reality. Princeton.edu.

6 p.m.: National Junior Tennis & Learning of Trenton (NJTLT) 27th annual gala, at the Boathouse at Mercer Lake. Mike and Bob Bryan will conduct a clinic and exhibition at 2:30 for ticket-holders and sponsors. Jeffrey Perlman is special honoree. Tickets are $300. Njtloftrenton.org/gala.

Monday, September 27

Recycling

12 p.m.: Morven Moments: Myths & Memories of Helen Hamilton Shields Stockton. Virtual private tour with docent Kim Gallagher about Morven’s “Keeper of the Flame.” Followed by a Q&A. Morven.org.

6 p.m.: Wills, Probate and Estate Planning, presented by Kenneth Vercammen online; sponsored by Mercer County Library. Register at hopeprogs@mcl.org.

Tuesday, September 28

9:30 a.m.: Read and Pick: Pumpkins at Terhune Orchards, 330 Cold Soil Road. Terhuneorchards.com.

Wednesday, September 29

8-10 a.m.: “Walkable City: How Downtown Can Save America, One Step at a Time,” with author and city planner Jeff Speck, presented by the Princeton Mercer Regional Chamber at the Nassau Club, 6 Mercer Street. Princetonmercerchamber.org.

9:30 a.m.: Read and Pick: Pumpkins at Terhune Orchards, 330 Cold Soil Road. Terhuneorchards.com.

6-7 p.m.: Virtual panel discussion moderated by Scott Burnham about Ways of Hearing: Reflections on Music in 26 Pieces, new anthology about the influence of music on notable musicians, artists, writers, poets, and more. Eventbrite.com.

6 p.m.: Library and Labyrinth Livestream presents Alaa Al Aswany and Omar El Akkad, The Republic of False Truths, a Novel. Princetonlibrary.org.

Thursday, September 30

9 a.m.-3:30 p.m.: NJ Conference on Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion, sponsored by the Princeton Mercer Regional Chamber. Keynote speakers are Jennifer Brown and Sara Minkara. Live virtual event. Princetonmercerchamber.org.

7 p.m.: New Jersey Quakers: Their History and the Records They Left, presened by Annette Burke Lyttle of Heritage Detective LLC; sponsored by Mercer County Library. Register at hopeprogs@mcl.org.

Friday, October 1

4-7 p.m.: Sustainable Princeton holds “Electric EVening at the Princeton Shopping Center,” with latest models of electric vehicles, motorcycles, and bikes.Sustainableprinceton.org.

Saturday, October 2

9 a.m.-3 p.m.: Virtual 15th Annual Bucks County Ancestry Fair, hosted by Bucks County Genealogical Society featuring Maureen Taylor, photo detective. $25. Ancestryfair.org.

9 a.m.-1 p.m.: West Windsor Community Farmers Market, Vaughn Lot at Princeton Junction train station. Fresh produce and more. Music by Anker. Wwcfm.org.

10 a.m.-5 p.m.: Fall Family Fun Weekend at Terhune Orchards, Cold Soil Road. Barnyard animals, adventure barn, hay bale and corn mazes, pony rides, play area, live music, pick-your-own apples and pumpkins, and much more. $11 online. Terhuneorchards.com.

4-7 p.m.: “Sips & Sounds at the Farm,” fundraiser for Friends of Rancocas Nature Center, at Burlington County Agricultural Center, 500 Centerton Road, Moorestown. Beer and wine tasting in an outdoor tent, with live music and food. $60. Eventbrite.com.

Sunday, October 3

8 a.m.: Wheels for Meals Bike Ride fundraiser to fight hunger, at Mercer County Community College, West Windsor. Participants can choose the 3-, 10-, or 32-mile routes. Sponsored by Jewish Family and Children’s Services of Mercer County. JfcsWheels4Meals.org.

10 a.m.-5 p.m.: Fall Family Fun Weekend at Terhune Orchards, Cold Soil Road. Barnyard animals, adventure barn, hay bale and corn mazes, pony rides, play area, live music, pick-your-own apples and pumpkins, and much more. $11 online. Terhuneorchards.com.

4 p.m.: Princeton Symphony Orchestra appears at McCarter Theatre, 91 University Place. Rossen Milanov conducts. $25-$90. Princetonsymphony.org.

5 p.m.: “Affordable Housing in New Jersey: Lessons from Mount Laurel,” online program presented by Congregation Beth Chaim, Har Sinai Temple, and The Jewish Center Princeton. Speakers are attorney Carl Bisgaier, Princeton University professor Douglas Massey, and Mount Laurel resident Dietra Chamberlain. To register, email linda.oppenheim@gmail.com.

Wednesday, October 6

7-10 p.m.: The Amazing Drive-thru Pumpkin Carve, at Woolsey Park, Hopewell Township. 40 artistically designed and displayed pumpkins by area artists. $25 per car. Hvartscouncil.org/amazingpumpkincarve.

Thursday, October 7

5-10 p.m.: The Amazing Drive-thru Pumpkin Carve, at Woolsey Park, Hopewell Township. 40 artistically designed and displayed pumpkins by area artists. $25 per car. Hvartscouncil.org/amazingpumpkincarve.

Friday, October 8

10 a.m.-2 p.m.: Hunterdon County Rug Artisans Guild meets at Raritan Township Police Department building, 2 Municipal Drive, Flemington. Guests welcome. Hcrag.com.

7-10 p.m.: The Amazing Drive-thru Pumpkin Carve, at Woolsey Park, Hopewell Township. 40 artistically designed and displayed pumpkins by area artists. $25 per car. Hvartscouncil.org/amazingpumpkincarve.

8 p.m.: Ana Egge at Hopewell Theater, 5 South Greenwood Avenue, Hopewell. $25-$30. Hopewelltheater.com.

Saturday, October 9

9 a.m.-1 p.m.: West Windsor Community Farmers Market, Vaughn Lot at Princeton Junction train station. Fresh produce and more. Music by DJ Ahmad Shakir. Wwcfm.org.

10 a.m.-5 p.m.: Fall Family Fun Weekend at Terhune Orchards, Cold Soil Road. Barnyard animals, adventure barn, hay bale and corn mazes, pony rides, play area, live music, pick-your-own apples and pumpkins, and much more. $11 online. Terhuneorchards.com.

1-3 p.m.: Day of the Dead Workshop: Mexican Tin Art, free outdoor event at the Arts Council of Princeton, 102 Witherspoon Street. Ages 7 and up. Free. Artscouncilofprinceton.org.

12-4 p.m.: Ceramics Scavenger Hunt, Arts Council of Princeton. Artscouncilofprinceton.org.

7-10 p.m.: The Amazing Drive-thru Pumpkin Carve, at Woolsey Park, Hopewell Township. 40 artistically designed and displayed pumpkins by area artists. $25 per car. Hvartscouncil.org/amazingpumpkincarve.

Sunday, October 10

10 a.m.-5 p.m.: Fall Family Fun Weekend at Terhune Orchards, Cold Soil Road. Barnyard animals, adventure barn, hay bale and corn mazes, pony rides, play area, live music, pick-your-own apples and pumpkins, and much more. $11 online. Terhuneorchards.com.

3 p.m.: Unsinkable Women: Stories and Songs from the Titanic. At Hopewell Theater, 5 South Greenwood Avenue, Hopewell. $25-$30. Hopewelltheater.com.

7-10 p.m.: The Amazing Drive-thru Pumpkin Carve, at Woolsey Park, Hopewell Township. 40 artistically designed and displayed pumpkins by area artists. $25 per car. Hvartscouncil.org/amazingpumpkincarve

Monday, October 11

Recycling

Saturday, October 16

10 a.m.-5 p.m.: Fall Family Fun Weekend at Terhune Orchards, Cold Soil Road. Barnyard animals, adventure barn, hay bale and corn mazes, pony rides, play area, live music, pick-your-own apples and pumpkins, and much more. $11 online. Terhuneorchards.com.

8 p.m.: An Evening with Patty Larkin, Hopewell Theater, 5 South Greenwood Avenue, Hopewell. $45-$50. Hopewelltheater.com.

Sunday, October 17

10 a.m.-5 p.m.: Fall Family Fun Weekend at Terhune Orchards, Cold Soil Road. Barnyard animals, adventure barn, hay bale and corn mazes, pony rides, play area, live music, pick-your-own apples and pumpkins, and much more. $11 online. Terhuneorchards.com.

5-7 p.m.: Oktoberfest presented by Princeton Open Space at Mountain Lakes House, 57 Mountain Road. Local craft beers, hard cider, live music, food, and more. $50 plus online fee. events@fopos.org.

Wednesday, October 20

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

Saturday, October 23

10 a.m.-5 p.m.: Fall Family Fun Weekend at Terhune Orchards, Cold Soil Road. Barnyard animals, adventure barn, hay bale and corn mazes, pony rides, play area, live music, pick-your-own apples and pumpkins, and much more. $11 online. Terhuneorchards.com.

10 a.m.-4 p.m.: Family-friendly train show about the Pacific Southern Railroad, fundraiser for Rocky Hill Community Services. At 26 Washington Street, Rocky Hill. A 4,000-foot layout with trains, buildings, bridges, cars, mountains, and more. Show times on the hour, 45-minute shows. $10 (under 5 free). Pacificsouthern.org.

Sunday, October 24

10 a.m.-5 p.m.: Fall Family Fun Weekend at Terhune Orchards, Cold Soil Road. Barnyard animals, adventure barn, hay bale and corn mazes, pony rides, play area, live music, pick-your-own apples and pumpkins, and much more. $11 online. Terhuneorchards.com.

Monday, October 25

Recycling

Thursday, October 29

5:30-6:30 p.m.: NonProfitConnect Impact Awards, honoring Shirley Satterfield, ProBono Partnership, and Investors Bank. Desserts provided by The Gingered Peach. Nonprofitconnectnj.org.

Saturday, October 30

10 a.m.-5 p.m.: Fall Family Fun Weekend at Terhune Orchards, Cold Soil Road. Barnyard animals, adventure barn, hay bale and corn mazes, pony rides, play area, live music, pick-your-own apples and pumpkins, and much more. $11 online. Terhuneorchards.com.

Sunday, October 31

10 a.m.-5 p.m.: Fall Family Fun Weekend at Terhune Orchards, Cold Soil Road. Barnyard animals, adventure barn, hay bale and corn mazes, pony rides, play area, live music, pick-your-own apples and pumpkins, and much more. $11 online. Terhuneorchards.com.

2-5 p.m.: Corazon Latino/Dia De Muertos/Halloween Celebration, with trick-or-treating around town, in front of New Brunswick Performing Arts Center, 11 Livingston Avenue, New Brunswick. Free. NewBrunswickArts.org.

Thursday, November 4

7:30 p.m.: Princeton Symphony Orchestra appears at McCarter Theatre, 91 University Place. Rossen Milanov conducts; Shai Wosner is piano soloist. $25-$90. Princestonsymphony.org.

Sunday, November 7

7 p.m.: Kat Wright performs at Hopewell Theater, 5 South Greenwood Avenue, Hopewell. $30. Hopewelltheater.com.

Monday, November 8

Recycling

Wednesday, November 17

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

Saturday, November 20

8 p.m.: Christine Havrilla & Gypsy Fuzz, at Hopewell Theater, 5 South Greenwood Avenue, Hopewell. Hopewelltheater.com.

Monday, November 22

Recycling

Saturday, November 27

2 and 8 p.m.: “The Evolution of Joni Mitchell.” At Hopewell Theater, 5 South Greenwood Avenue, Hopewell. $40-$45. Hopewelltheater.com.

Monday, December 6

Recycling

Tuesday, December 14

7:30 p.m.: Princeton Symphony Orchestra Holiday POPS! Concert at McCarter Theatre, 91 University Place. Conducted by Rossen Milanov. $25-$90. Princetonsymphony.org.

Wednesday, December 15

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

Monday, December 20

Recycling