A *New* Program for Graphic Design by David Reinfurt is a do-it-yourself textbook that synthesizes the pragmatic with the experimental and builds on mid-to late-20th-century pedagogical models to convey advanced principles of contemporary design for a general reader. Rooted in three courses (Typography, Gestalt, and Interface) originally developed for undergraduate students at Princeton University, the book provides a broad introduction from Benjamin Franklin to Bruno Munari, Moholy-Nagy to Muriel Cooper and the Macintosh computer. To launch the publication, eight recent…Find out more »
This talk is based on research by local historian, Larry Kidder in his book, The Ten Crucial Days: Washington’s Vision for Victory Unfolds (The Knox Press). Mr. Kidder tells the story of the battles of Trenton and Princeton that took place between December 25, 1776 and January 3, 1777, as well as why they are so important in the history of the American Revolution. In many ways the talk focuses on the people of New Jersey, especially Hopewell Township, and…Find out more »
Join Barnes and Noble every Wednesday for storytime in the children's department featuring your favorite characters and wacky adventures. Coloring activities to follow.Find out more »
Kiev-based novelist Andrey Kurkov and fiction writer, poet and essayist Sapphire, whose best-selling novel Push was adapted into the Academy Award-winning film Precious, read from their work as part of the Althea Ward Clark W’21 Reading Series. The Lewis Center for the Arts’ Program in Creative Writing celebrates 80 years during the 2019-20 academic year with readings by 80 writers.Find out more »
Join the celebration for the release of, "Before The Curtain Goes Up," by India Blake Johnson. This event will be held at the Hopewell Theater on Friday, November 22nd, 2019 from 6 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. The party is free and open to the public, with copies of her book available for purchase. "Authenticity and passion for the subject remain the hallmarks of this well-designed, intimate look at theaters and performers through a camera lens." -Kirkus ReviewFind out more »
An inspirational, informative, and moving presentation by the co-founder and Honorary Vice President of the Anne Frank Trust UK, Gillian Walnes Perry, MBE, on the 90th anniversary of Anne Frank’s birth and International Human Rights Day. The presentation will include excerpts of the award-nominated documentary “Anne Frank Remembered.” $10 for Jewish Center members, $15 for community members. For more information please contact firstname.lastname@example.org or call 609-921-0100 x200.Find out more »
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