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September 2019

Dance Injury Prevention and Rehabilitation: A Workshop for Dancers

September 25 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Princeton Fitness & Wellness Center, 1225 State Rd
Princeton, 08540
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Megan Advani, PT, DPT, Director of Outpatient Rehab and Physical Therapist with Princeton Rehabilitation, will discuss dance-related injuries and how to prevent them, with a focus on the foot, ankle and lower leg.

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Self-Defense for Women: Personal Empowerment Safety Program 

September 26 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 6:00 pm on Thursday, repeating until September 26, 2019

Hamilton Area YMCA, 1315 Whitehorse Mercerville Rd
Hamilton , NJ 08619 United States
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$25

Learn to be more aware of potential danger and how to protect yourself through RAD Women, a multisession, activity-based self-defense program that includes lectures, safety drills, muscle memory and physical defense techniques. The course is designed for every woman, regardless of physical fitness or age. Date: Thursdays, September 5, 12, 19 and 26 6 to  9 p.m. Location: Hamilton Area YMCA John K. Rafferty Branch, 1315 Whitehorse-Mercerville Road, Suite 100 Registration: Visit www.princetonhcs.org/calendar or call 1.888.897.8979 Cost: $25 per person

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Yoga for Success

September 28 @ 10:30 am - 12:00 pm
Mercer County Library Hopewell Branch, 245 Pennington-Titusville Rd
Pennington, 08534 United States
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How successful you are in life simply depends on how well you can use your mind and body. These sessions offer simple, but powerful yoga postures to bring stability and balance. No prior experience with yoga is necessary. Anyone ages 7 and up can attend. Provided by the Isha Foundation. No registration is required

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Guided Meditation with Mira Desai

September 30 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 7:00 pm on Monday, repeating until September 30, 2019

Mercer County Library Hopewell Branch, 245 Pennington-Titusville Rd
Pennington, 08534 United States
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Mira Desai is back to lead this fall’s guided meditation series. Participants should wear comfortable clothing, and if you'd like, bring a towel or yoga mat.

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October 2019

Lawrence Free Rabies Clinic

October 1 @ 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm
National Guard Armory, 151 Eggerts Crossing Road
Lawrence, NJ 08648 United States
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Free

The Lawrence Township Health Department is holding a free rabies clinic for dogs and cats on Tuesday, Oct. 1, between the hours of 5:30 and 7 p.m. at the National Guard Armory on Eggert Crossing Road.  Additional information here, or call the Animal Control Officer at 609-844-7092. See the flyer.

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Could It Be Poison?

October 11 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
Mercer County Library Hopewell Branch, 245 Pennington-Titusville Rd
Pennington, 08534 United States
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Every year, between 2 to 4 million poisonings occur in the United States, according to the New Jersey Poison Control Center. Unintentional poisoning can be caused by over-the-counter, prescribed or illegally obtained pain medications and sedatives; antidepressants and other medications prescribed for various health conditions; drug and alcohol interactions; and even household cleaning products. Learn to identify poisons, how poisons can enter the body, the dos and don’ts of using medications and household cleaners, and what to do if you…

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Penn Medicine Princeton Health Annual Baby Fair on October 13

October 13 @ 12:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Princeton Medical Center, 1 Plainsboro Road
Plainsboro, NJ United States
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Free

Parenting is not necessarily second nature, and babies don’t come with instructions. Penn Medicine Princeton Health’s annual Baby Fair is designed to help fill that void. The fun-filled, family friendly event, which is free and open to the public, will be held Sunday, October 13, from 12 to 3:30 p.m. at Princeton Medical Center. Attendees can learn helpful tips from Princeton Health educators, discover the many family services available through PMC and Princeton Health, sign up for a maternity tour,…

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How To Make It Through The Winter Without The Winter Blues

October 15 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Capital Health Medical Center – Hopewell, One Capital Way
Pennington, NJ, 08534
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Free

Seasonal affective disorder (SAD) is a type of depression that most commonly occurs during the winter months, typically starting in the late fall. If you or a loved one experience the winter blues, join Dr. Christi Weston, medical director of Capital Health – Behavioral Health Specialists and director of Outpatient Psychiatry at Capital Health, to learn more about SAD and depression risk factors, prevention, and treatment options. Call 609-394-4153 for more information.

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Penn Medicine Princeton Health – RN Career Networking Event

October 17 @ 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Rat’s Restaurant at Grounds for Sculpture, 16 Fairgrounds Road
Hamilton, 08619
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Free

Penn Medicine Princeton Health - RN Career Networking Event Thursday, October 17 5 to 8 p.m. The Pavilion’s at Rat’s Restaurant located at Grounds for Sculpture 16 Fairgrounds Road, Hamilton Township, NJ 08619 On-Site Interviews Enter to win complimentary passes to Grounds for Sculpture park. Connect with recruiters and home care leaders to learn about nursing career opportunities to care for patients in your own central New Jersey community. Attendees must be Registered Nurses with BSN degree. Previous acute care…

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GLAMfest

October 20 @ 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Palmer Square, 10 Palmer Square
Princeton, NJ 08542 United States
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Free

“Glamour Never Takes A Day Off!” Join Palmer Square merchants for hands-on demonstrations inside boutiques and beauty shops. Stroll through town to get exclusive, chic shopping promotions and in-store sales. Meet up back on the Green at 3 p.m. for a runway fashion show featuring the hottest seasonal looks from J.Crew, NIC+ZOE, Toobydoo and so much more! GLAM IN-STORES!: Highbar Boutique – Retail Therapy – free chair massage 12 p.m. to 4 p.m. Cranbury Station Gallery – Stop in the gallery and enter…

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Yoga for Success

October 26 @ 10:30 am - 12:00 pm
Mercer County Library Hopewell Branch, 245 Pennington-Titusville Rd
Pennington, 08534 United States
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Free

How successful you are in life simply depends on how well you can use your mind and body. These sessions offer simple, but powerful yoga postures to bring stability and balance. No prior experience with yoga is necessary. Anyone ages 7 and up can attend. Provided by the Isha Foundation. No registration is required.

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Active Aging Fitness

October 28 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
Mercer County Library Hopewell Branch, 245 Pennington-Titusville Rd
Pennington, 08534 United States
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Free

Exercise program comprised of stretching, balance, posture, flexibility, and strength poses done to music. Includes some chair yoga.

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Guided Meditation with Mira Desai

October 28 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 7:00 pm on Monday, repeating until October 28, 2019

Mercer County Library Hopewell Branch, 245 Pennington-Titusville Rd
Pennington, 08534 United States
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Mira Desai is back to lead this fall’s guided meditation series. Participants should wear comfortable clothing, and if you'd like, bring a towel or yoga mat.

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November 2019

Princeton Community Blood Drive

November 3 @ 7:30 am - 1:30 pm
The Jewish Center of Princeton, 435 Nassau St.
Princeton, NJ 08540 Select a Country:
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Free

Snacks for all donors! To make an appointment, call 1-800-933-BLOOD or visit tinyurl.com/GiveBloodNJBS, Sponsor Code: 61587. Walk-ins welcome! Please eat a meal prior to donating blood & bring photo id along with proof of age with you to the blood drive. OPEN TO THE COMMUNITY!

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Medicare Information Session

November 4 @ 10:30 am - 11:30 am
Mercer County Library Hopewell Branch, 245 Pennington-Titusville Rd
Pennington, 08534 United States
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Learn about the different parts of Medicare, find out when you are eligible, when to apply for Medicare, and how to choose the coverage you need! Presented by: Cathy Forbes, Mercer County State Health Insurance Assistance Program. Registration requested.

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POLST – Practitioner Orders for Life Sustaining Treatment

November 8 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
Mercer County Library Hopewell Branch, 245 Pennington-Titusville Rd
Pennington, 08534 United States
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The Practitioner Orders for Life-Sustaining Treatment (POLST) Paradigm Program benefits those who are seriously ill and improves their quality of care at the end of life. Patient treatment wishes are properly communicated to their healthcare team, which promises to honor those wishes. Barbara Vaning, MHA, EMT Instructor, Princeton Health Community Wellness, will discuss the POLST form. Registration requested.

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Talk on Local Climate Change

November 14
Hopewell Train Station, 2 Railroad Place
Hopewell, NJ 08525 United States
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$5

Environmental Scientist Mike Aucott,will explain the basics of climate science, and bring us up-to-date on the predicted impacts of climate change on NJ. He will discuss the technologies and political developments that are starting to point to solutions. Advance registration is required. Please click this link to subscribe to our eNewsletter www.tiny.cc/SCeNewsletter. We will email you event information and registration links for future SC events. Mike Aucott holds a Ph.D. in environmental science from Rutgers University. He has been tracking…

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Dealing with the Loneliness Epidemic via Active Listening

November 15 @ 9:30 am - 11:00 am
Mercer County Library Hopewell Branch, 245 Pennington-Titusville Rd
Pennington, 08534 United States
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Loneliness is more than physically being alone, it is a state of mind. The practice of active listening can help improve the emotional state of our family, our community, and our world. Attend an interactive presentation about the loneliness epidemic, as well as how you can employ active listening to help relieve feelings of loneliness of those around us.  Registration requested.

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Yoga for Beginners

November 16 @ 10:30 am - 12:00 pm
Mercer County Library Hopewell Branch, 245 Pennington-Titusville Rd
Pennington, 08534 United States
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Whether you’re seeking health and joy or peace and love, whether it’s success in the world or inner exploration you’re striving for, these simple practices are designed to help you cut through the struggle and walk through life with ease. Anyone ages 7+ can attend. Provided by the Isha Foundation.

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Active Aging Fitness

November 25 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
Mercer County Library Hopewell Branch, 245 Pennington-Titusville Rd
Pennington, 08534 United States
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Exercise program comprised of stretching, balance, posture, flexibility, and strength poses done to music. Includes some chair yoga.

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Guided Meditation with Mira Desai

November 25 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 7:00 pm on Monday, repeating until November 25, 2019

Mercer County Library Hopewell Branch, 245 Pennington-Titusville Rd
Pennington, 08534 United States
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Mira Desai is back to lead this fall’s guided meditation series. Participants should wear comfortable clothing, and if you'd like, bring a towel or yoga mat.

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Thanksgiving Day Walk in the Mapleton Preserve: Look Closely!

November 28 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Free

How many small wonders escape our notice? Join Friends of Princeton Nursery Lands for our annual Thanksgiving Day morning exploration of the Mapleton Preserve. With the aid of magnifying glasses, we will look for often overlooked natural things, and enjoy the abundance and subtle beauty of late fall. Free and open to all, but a call to 609-683-0483 will be appreciated if you plan to attend.

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December 2019

Guided Meditation w/ Mira Desai

December 2 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 6:30 pm on Monday, repeating until December 16, 2019

Mercer County Library Hopewell Branch, 245 Pennington-Titusville Rd
Pennington, 08534 United States
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Mira Desai leads the guided meditation series. Participants should wear comfortable clothing, and if you'd like, bring a towel or yoga mat.

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Worthiness and the Myth of Not Enough

December 7 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Princeton Center for Yoga & Health, 88 Orchard Road
Skillman, 08558
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Worthiness, and the Myth of 'not enough' with Eliana Baccas Saturday, December 7, 2019 – 1 to 4 p.m. REGISTER NOW https://clients.mindbodyonline.com/classic/ws?studioid=-174&stype=-8&sView=day&sLoc=0&sTrn=100000769 The essential human problem is that we don't feel at home in ourselves. Come explore the roots of this dilemma, as we unravel the myth of perfectionism and accomplishment - applying the wisdom of Yoga to our asana practice and our daily lives. Experience FREEDOM through Yoga! Through over four decades of offering classes and workshops, Eliana Baccas…

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Princeton Rhythm, Dance, and Drum Circle

December 7 @ 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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An event every month that begins at 8:00 pm on day First of the month, repeating indefinitely

An event every month that begins at 8:00 pm on day First of the month, repeating indefinitely

An event every month that begins at 8:00 pm on day First of the month, repeating indefinitely

Princeton Center for Yoga & Health, 88 Orchard Road
Skillman, 08558
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$5 – $15

Drum and Dance Circle with Mark Wood Saturday, December 7, 2019 - 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm and every first Saturday of the month. Drum, slap, tap, dance, shake it up.Experience the healing vibrations created by group drumming. Drumming as a group can create states of euphoria, promote play, release anger, and promote feelings of community, unity and well-being. Drummers, dancers, hoopers and such, join us for one of our unique and fun Princeton Drum & Dance Circle! No experience…

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