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December 2018

Storytime at Barnes & Noble

December 12 @ 11:00 am - 11:30 am
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An event every week that begins at 11:00am on Wednesday, repeating until December 26, 2018

Barnes and Noble, Market Fair, 3535 US Highway 1 Suite 400
Princeton , NJ 08540 United States
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Free

Join Barnes & Noble for storytime in the children's department. From classic stories and favorite characters, to seasonal stories and new releases, there's always something fun in store. Coloring activities to follow.

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The Short of It: Joy Williams

December 12 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Mercer County Library Hopewell Branch, 245 Pennington-Titusville Rd
Pennington, 08534 United States
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Free

The short story -- short in length, but full of content!  Each month we read and discuss three short stories by the same author. This month's author is Joy Williams and her short stories, “Winter Chemistry,” "The Girls,” and “Congress.” No registration necessary.

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Reading by Creative Writing Students, presented by the Lewis Center for the Arts’ Program in Creative Writing

December 12 @ 5:00 pm
Donald G. Drapkin Studio, Lewis Center Arts Complex, Princeton University, Lewis Arts complex, Alexander Road
Princeton, 08540 United States
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Free

Selected students from fall courses in Creative Writing read from their work in fiction, poetry, screenwriting and literary translation

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African American Author Spotlight: Eric Jerome Dickey

December 13 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Mercer County Library Hopewell Branch, 245 Pennington-Titusville Rd
Pennington, 08534 United States
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Celebrate this month's contemporary African-American author, Eric Jerome Dickey, and his book, Naughtier than Nice. Registration requested.

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Friday Storytime at Barnes & Noble

December 14 @ 11:00 am - 11:30 am
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An event every week that begins at 11:00am on Friday, repeating until December 28, 2018

Barnes and Noble, Market Fair, 3535 US Highway 1 Suite 400
Princeton , NJ 08540 United States
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Free

Friday Stories in the children's department at Barnes & Noble. From classic stories and favorite characters, to seasonal stories and new releases, there's always something fun in store. Coloring activities to follow.

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Saturday Stories at the Princeton Public Library

December 15 @ 10:30 am - 11:00 am
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An event every week that begins at 10:30am on Saturday, repeating until December 30, 2018

Princeton Public Library, 65 Witherspoon St
Princeton, NJ United States
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Free

Stories, songs and rhymes for children and their families. Adults must accompany their children. Princeton Public Library Story Room

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Gardening Book Club: The Food Explorer

December 19 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Mercer County Library Hopewell Branch, 245 Pennington-Titusville Rd
Pennington, 08534 United States
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Free

Join us in reading and discussing works of fiction or non-fiction having to do with gardening, plants, nature, or the land. All are welcome to discuss this month's title, The Food Explorer, by Daniel Stone. Green thumb not required. No registration necessary.  

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January 2019

Friends of Princeton Open Space and The Garden Club of Princeton present: An Evening with Ken Druse

January 8, 2019 @ 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Friend Center at Princeton University, William Street and Olden Avenue
Princeton, NJ 08542 United States
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On Tuesday, January 8, 2019, Friends of Princeton Open Space (FOPOS), a nonprofit devoted to preservation and stewardship of land in Princeton, and The Garden Club of Princeton, a charter member of The Garden Club of America, will host An Evening with Ken Druse, at the Friend Center, Princeton University. Druse, a celebrated lecturer, award-winning writer, photographer and author of nineteen garden books, will discuss his 2015 book, The New Shade Garden: Creating a Lush Oasis in the Age of Climate Change. He’ll plumb the depths of shade once…

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The Short of It – James Thurber

January 9, 2019 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Mercer County Library Hopewell Branch, 245 Pennington-Titusville Rd
Pennington, 08534 United States
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Free

The short story -- short in length, but full of content!  Each month we read and discuss three short stories by the same author. This month's author is James Thurber and his short stories, “The Night the Ghost Got In,” "The Secret Life of Walter Mitty,” and “University Days.” No registration necessary. No registration necessary.

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If These Stones Could Talk: Author Talk & Book Signing

January 15, 2019 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Mercer County Library Hopewell Branch, 245 Pennington-Titusville Rd
Pennington, 08534 United States
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Free

Authors Elaine Buck and Beverly Mills are former board members of the Stoutsburg Cemetery Association, a cemetery purchased by three black men in the early 19th century to bury Blacks with honor and dignity.  Their newly released book, If These Stones Could Talk, provides a unique window to African- Americans in New Jersey previously missing from the historical record. Registration requested.

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Annual Friends of the Hopewell Library Book Sale

January 19, 2019 - January 26, 2019
Mercer County Library Hopewell Branch, 245 Pennington-Titusville Rd
Pennington, 08534 United States
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Free

Stop by the library for our annual book sale, sponsored by the Friends of Hopewell Branch Library.  Peruse our selection of children’s and adult books for some fun finds, or bring home some old favorites.  Book sale is open during library hours. Proceeds go toward funding programs at the Hopewell Branch Library.

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Wed 12

West Windsor Arts Center Off the Wall Affordable Art Show

November 5 @ 10:00 am - December 21 @ 6:00 pm
Wed 12

Domestic, Houses & Landscapes. Selections from the work of Catherine Opie

November 19, 2018 @ 5:30 pm - January 11, 2019 @ 5:30 pm
Wed 12

Festival of Trees

November 21, 2018 @ 10:00 am - January 6, 2019 @ 4:00 pm
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Joy In The Everyday

November 29, 2018 - March 25, 2019