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September 2019

Art Against Racism Juried Art Exhibition and Literary Poetry Performance

September 27 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Free

Arts Council of Princeton's  "Art Against Racism" : The Juried Art Exhibition & Literary Poetry Performance. This juried exhibition features artistic interpretations of "Art Against Racism (AAR)."  The exhibition is one of many AAR events scheduled from September 20-30, serving as a platform to promote social justice, inclusion, equity, & anti-racist community-building through the visual arts. AAR events offer engaging opportunities to consider and discuss racism, locally and beyond. The exhibition does so in a profound way. Featuring works of…

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Bikes for the World

September 28 @ 9:00 am - 1:00 pm
Blawenburg Church, 424 Rt. 518
Montgomery, NJ 08504 United States
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Do you have an unused bike sitting in your garage, basement or shed just collecting dust? The Montgomery/Rocky Hill Rotary Club will be collecting bicycles to benefit Bikes for the World on Saturday, September 28th between 9 a.m. and 1 op.m.. The event will be held rain or shine in the parking lot of the Blawenburg Reformed Church located at 424 Route 518 in Skillman. Adult and kids bikes are accepted in all types (road bikes, mountain bikes, hybrids) provided…

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One Night One Life Centurion Fundraiser

September 28 @ 6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Cherry Valley Country Club Skillman, NJ United States + Google Map

Centurion, a national non-profit organization dedicated to the vindication of the innocent in prison will hold a fundraising event, "One Night One Life," at the Cherry Valley Country Club in Princeton. The event will bring together supporters, volunteers, and exonerees to raise $350,000 – the average cost to free an innocent person from prison. Sunny Jacobs and Peter Pringle will give the keynote during the event. Jacobs and Pringle each served years on death row for crimes they did not…

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October 2019

Alzheimer’s Association – Walk to End Alzheimers of Mercer County

October 5 @ 8:30 am - 12:00 pm
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About Walk to End Alzheimer's Held annually in more than 600 communities nationwide, the Alzheimer's Association Walk to End Alzheimer’s® is the world’s largest event to raise awareness and funds for Alzheimer’s care, support and research. This inspiring event calls on participants of all ages and abilities to join the fight against the disease! When you participate in Walk, your fundraising dollars fuel our mission, and your participation in the event helps to change the level of Alzheimer’s awareness in…

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2nd Annual Beyond Pink Art Show Created by Breast Cancer Survivors

October 5 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
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An event every day that begins at 10:00 am, repeating until October 5, 2019

D&R Greenway Land Trust, 1 Preservation Place
Princeton, NJ United States
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$60

The YWCA Princeton’s Breast Cancer Resource Center will hold its 2nd annual Beyond Pink Art Show. Beyond Pink is an art show showcasing art created or inspired by breast cancer survivors. The exhibit will take place on Friday, Oct. 4, and Saturday, Oct. 5 at the D&R Greenway Johnson Education Center, One Preservation Place, Princeton. Art includes different mediums including breast casted sculptures, painting, photography, written poetry and more! Opening night will also feature cocktails, hors d'oeuvres and an auction.…

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Eden Autism 5K and 1-Mile Fun Run/Walk

October 6 @ 9:00 am - 12:30 pm
The Eden School, 2 Merwick Road
Princeton, 08540
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$25 – $35

Join more than 1,200 runners who come out to support children and adults with autism. The first 1,000 people to preregister for the 5K will receive a free T-shirt and goodie bag, and 1-mile runners/walkers will receive a finisher medal. Festival features live music by mr. RAY and the Infernos, food trucks, bounce houses, face painting, raffles, and other family-friendly activities. Festival is free to attend, race is $30 in advance, $25 for children, and $35 on race day.

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Afternoon Tea and Evensong

October 6 @ 3:30 pm - 6:00 pm
Trinity Church Princeton, 33 Mercer Street
Princeton, 08540
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$35

Date: Sunday, October 6 Time: 3 to 4:30 p.m. with evensong to follow Enjoy a traditional English Tea at Trinity Church in Princeton as part of its fundraising effort for the choir’s 2021 United Kingdom tour. Freshly baked savories, sweets, traditional scones with clotted cream, and delicious tea will be served. Immediately following is a choral evensong sung by the Trinity Church Choir which has performed in The National Cathedral, Westminster Abbey, and Blackburn Cathedral, among others. Cost is $35…

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Hamilton Community Fall Fest

October 12 @ 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
Genesis, 1000 Waterview Drive
Hamilton, 08691
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Join Haminlton for the Community Fall Fest! Enjoy a day of family fun with face painting, moon bounce, photo booth, a live band, sand art, glitter tattoos, carnival games, pet adoption, pumpkin decorating and much more. Swag bags for the first 500 patrons. Free parking. Rain date Sunday, October 13. A portion of the proceeds will benefit Ryan's Quest

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St. David’s Annual Fantasy Auction

October 19 @ 5:30 pm - 9:00 pm
St. David’s Episcopal Church, 90 S. Main Street
Cranbury, NJ 08512 United States
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$15

Join St. David's Episcopal Church, Cranbury for a night of fun, food, and treasures at the annual fantasy auction. Admission is $15 and includes the opportunity to bid in a silent auction for gift baskets, gift cards, wine baskets, and more. Doors open at 5:30 p.m. and festivities begin at 7 p.m. Door prizes and a few surprises are planned, as well.

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3rd Annual Food, Wine, and Maybe Tuscany Evening for Parkinson’s Research

October 24 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Cobblestone Creek Country Club Lawrenceville, New Jersey 08648 + Google Map
$50 – $100

Please join The Parkinson Alliance for an evening of food and wine and a chance to win a trip to Italy—all for Parkinson’s disease research! There will be a tasting of cuisine prepared by local New Jersey and Pennsylvania restaurants. A chance to enter a raffle to win a 7-night trip to Tuscany, Italy! The trip includes four airfare vouchers and a stay in a villa. The fair market value of the trip will be taxable income to the winner.…

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Hopewell Community Book Sale

October 26 @ 9:00 am - 1:00 pm
Hopewell Train Station, 2 Railroad Place
Hopewell, NJ 08525 United States
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Gently used children's and adult books, games, puzzles, baked goods, coffee and good company at Hopewell Train Station. All proceeds to benefit a local family that needs help in providing the best care possible for their child. Read about their journey here: Robert's heart story Sale website: Hopewell Community Book Sale

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D&R Greenway Masquerade Ball

October 26 @ 6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
D&R Greenway Land Trust, Johnson Education Center, One Preservation Place
Princeton, NJ 08540
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$150.00

The D&R Greenway Land Trust invites the public to don creature costumes for their annual masquerade ball. The celebration of the 30th anniversary will be held at the Johnson Education Center on  Saturday, Oct. 26, from 6 to 10 p.m. Co-chairs James and Jess Fiorentino and Holly Welles and Rob Thomas will host this event in a heated tent under the stars. Guests are encouraged to come to this “paw-ty” as a favorite creature, or as themselves. Prizes will be…

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Celebrate the Change of Season with The Princeton Festival

October 27 @ 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
The Hopewell Castle, 10 Castle Lane
Hopewell, NJ United States
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$75

Join the fall celebration and be the first to hear about the Princeton Festival's upcoming 2020 season. Enjoy live entertainment, drinks, and hors d'oeuvres at the historic home known as the Hopewell Castle. This is a wonderful opportunity to learn more about The Princeton Festival, as well as meet fellow music lovers and supporters of the arts.The cost for this event is $75 per person, all but $35 of which is tax-deductible. Register online or by mail to The Princeton Festival,…

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November 2019

HiTOPS Princeton Half Marathon

November 3 @ 7:00 am - 10:00 am
Paul Robeson Way Princeton, 08542 + Google Map

The HiTOPS Princeton Half Marathon takes place Sunday, November 3. The annual USATF Certified Grand Prix Event  takes place throughout the heart of Historic Princeton. A fantastic race day experience with enthusiastic participants, spectators, and volunteers celebrated throughout historic Princeton. The iconic course begins and ends in the heart of historic Princeton, with landmarks that include, the Princeton Battlefield, Institute for Advanced Study, the home of Einstein, Princeton University, the Princeton Boathouse on Lake Carnegie, Westminster Choir College, Mount Lucas…

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Being Brave Event – A Star-studded Celebration Honoring Survivors of Domestic Violence

November 8 @ 8:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Nicholas Music Center, Rutgers University (Mason Gross Performing Arts Center), 85 George Street New Brunswick, NJ Rutgers University, Douglass Campus
New Brunswick, NJ 08901 United States
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Lisa Guerrero of Inside Edition will host Tarana Burke, founder #MeToo Movement, who will be honored at the inaugural Being Brave event organized by Town Clock Community Development Corporation. The November 8 star-studded celebration in New Brunswick will honor survivors of domestic violence through song, dance and spoken word. Town Clock CDC is the largest facility of its kind in New Jersey, only one of 40 facilities in the U.S. that provides permanent housing and supportive services to survivors. Fifty-seven…

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Coalition for Peace Action 40th Anniversary Multifaith Service and Conference for Peace

November 10 @ 11:00 am - 6:00 pm
Nassau Presbyterian Church, 61 Nassau St
Princeton, 08542
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The Coalition for Peace Action will hold its 40th Anniversary Multifaith Service and Conference for Peace on Sunday, November 10. Jim Wallis will be the preacher for the morning Multifaith Service. Dan Ellsberg and other speakers will talk at the afternoon conference, and attend a sponsor reception afterward.The multifaith service will take place at 11 a.m. at the Princeton University Chapel (on campus, next to Firestone Library on Washington Road). The service is free and does not require pre-registration.The conference will take place from 1:30…

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Jazz at the Princeton Jazz Cafe

November 15 @ 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Princeton High School, Walnut Lane
Princeton, NJ 08540 United States
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Free – $10

Featuring jazz bands of Princeton High School. Come and enjoy big band tunes, dance and sample an international food tasting menu. All ages are welcome. Adults $10, Students & Seniors $5. Students free with paying adult. Tickets at the door. This is a fundraising event and all proceeds benefit the PHS Band Program. Held at the Princeton Jazz Cafe in the PHS Cafeteria. Entrance on Walnut and Houghton.

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Hunger and Homelessness in our Community: An Expert Panel

November 21 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Labyrinth Books, 122 Nassau Street
Princeton, NJ 08542 United States
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Free

Hunger and Homelessness in our Community: An Expert Panel co-hosted by HomeFront and Labyrinth Books as part of National Hunger & Homelessness Awareness Week. Panelists will include Princeton University Professor and poverty researcher Kathryn Edin, Shakira Abdul-Ali, Trenton’s Director of Health & Human Services, Mary Gay Abbott-Young, Rescue Mission of Trenton’s CEO, Sarah Steward, HomeFront’s Chief Operating Officer, and Talitha-Koumi “TK” Oluwafemi, YMCA’s Manager of the Greenwood Ave. Farmers Market, who will provide a personal perspective on the climb out…

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HomeFront ArtSpace Holiday Market

November 23 @ 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
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Friday and Saturday the week before Thanksgiving, 9am-4pm
Homefront Family Campus, 101 Celia Way
Ewing Township, 08628
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Free to attend. Prices Vary

Shop for a Cause at HomeFront ArtSpace's Holiday Market - arts, crafts, home, & holiday decor. Unique gifts for everyone! 9a.m. to 4 p.m., Nov 22-23 only. Featuring local, regional, nationally renowned and ArtSpace artists in a juried holiday market. Offering a variety or artisan works including stone ware and pottery, ceramics and jewelry,  wallhangings and fine art , artisan cards and unique one of a kind pieces for everyone on your gift list. Show your gratitude this thanksgiving and throughout…

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Holiday Market at HomeFront: Shop For A Cause

November 23 @ 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
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One event on November 23, 2019 at 9:00 am

Homefront Family Campus, 101 Celia Way
Ewing Township, 08628
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Holiday Market at HomeFront: Creating Entrepreneurs Through the Arts “Shop for A Cause” and Support Homeless Artists Friday, Nov. 22 and Saturday, Nov. 23, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. “Shop for a Cause” at the HomeFront’s ArtSpace Holiday Market, which will feature arts, crafts, home, and holiday decor. Unique gifts for everyone on your gift list. The festive holiday market is located in a winter wonderland created on the HomeFront Family Campus in Ewing. The two-day market will offer a…

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Hopewell United Methodist Church Christmas Bazaar

November 23 @ 9:00 am - 3:00 pm
Hopewell United Methodist Church, 20 Blackwell Avenue
Hopewell, NJ United States
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Join the Hopewell United Methodist Church on Saturday, November 23 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. for a winter wonderland at the annual Christmas Bazaar. The Bazaar will feature Crafts, Attic Treasures, United Methodist Women’s Bake Table, and a Silent Auction. Stay for Lunch – The Gingerbread Cafe will feature soups, hot dogs and dessert. Browse the Thrift Shop  – The Hopewell Community Closet (upstairs in Burton Hall), with gently used clothing for all, will be open 9 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. Learn…

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3rd Annual Jammin’ with Santa

November 23 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Princeton High School, Walnut Lane
Princeton, NJ 08540 United States
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The Princeton High School band program will hold their 3rd annual fundraiser Jammin’ with Santa on Saturday November 23, 2019 at 10am in the PHS Cafeteria on Houghton Road. The Princeton High School Studio Band perform holiday tunes, there will be arts and crafts, games and a free breakfast with Santa and Mrs Claus. All we ask is for a donation from attendees that will benefit the Joyce Turner Memorial Fund. The money raised this year will go to a…

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Artist Charles David Viera to host Closing Party for ‘New Works 2015-2019’

November 30 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
New Hope Arts Center, 2 Stockton Ave 2 Fl
New Hope, 18938
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Free

On Saturday, November 30, join artist Charles David Viera for a closing reception of his exhibition, New Works: 2015-2019. The exhibit opened on November 2 at the New Hope Arts Center, A-Space. In the spirit of the giving season, Viera is offering a free limited edition signed print of “Rhino” (10” x 14”) for every donation of $5 (or more) made to the nonprofit organization, New Hope Arts Center, in support of their mission of engaging and enriching the local…

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December 2019

Giving Tuesday with People & Stories/Gente y Cuentos and The Blue Bears

December 3 @ 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
The Blue Bears, 301 North Harrison Street
Princeton, 08540
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$25

People & Stories/Gente y Cuentos and The Blue Bears put a human spin on "Giving Tuesday" from 3 to 5 pm at the Shopping Center restaurant with delicious refreshments prepared by the The Blue Bears staff and a story session using the People & Stories program method.

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Exhibition: “Portraits of Preservation” by James Fiorentino

December 6 @ 9:30 am - 5:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 9:30 am on Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday, repeating until February 28, 2020

D&R Greenway Land Trust, Johnson Education Center, One Preservation Place
Princeton, NJ 08540
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free but rsvp@drgreenway.org for reception

D&R Greenway Land Trust’s new, traveling exhibit, “Portraits of Preservation,” is based on watercolor paintings of its preserves by noted, award-winning artist James Fiorentino. The exhibit will launch on December 6 from 5:30 to 7:30 pm with an opening reception featuring an artist talk and special guests. The exhibit will remain on display at the Johnson Education Center weekdays through February 28, after which it will travel to other noteworthy locations throughout Central New Jersey and surrounding states. Open 9:30…

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