Scroll To Top

Princeton NJ Events

Events for Sunday October 6, 2019

Displaying Results : 11 - 20      Total Results : 25

HistoryFest 2019, Historical Society of Princeton

Sunday October 6, 2019
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM

On October 6, the Historical Society of Princeton (HSP) presents HistoryFest, a free annual event exploring local history. A variety of interactive activities for all ages will be offered on the Society’s six-acre historic site, Updike Farmstead, at 354 Quaker Road.

Visitors will travel through four centuries of Princeton history, with hands-on activities and presentations showing the town’s changes over time. Artifacts and documents from HSP’s vast collection will inspire stations focusing on topics such as the Revolutionary War, house moving, and Princeton’s first inhabitants, the Lenni-Lenape. Children will receive a “Time Travel Passport” to be stamped at each station.

Families can drop in anytime between 1:00 and 3:00 to enjoy these activities, which will include, among others, a colonial herb scavenger hunt and mini archeology dig. A slide-show presentation featuring vivid images from HSP’s photograph collection, Princeton: Then and Now, will be offered at 3:00 PM.

Autumn Arts Afternoon, West Windsor Arts Council

Sunday October 6, 2019
1:00 PM - 4:00 PM

The West Windsor Arts Council invites the community to come out and join in a day of artistic play! Autumn Arts activity stations are taught by Teaching Artists and designed to engage all ages and abilities. All you need is your imagination – materials will be provided free at this family-friendly public event! This event is sponsored by DDR Corp at The Nassau Park Pavilion.

Nassau Park Pavilion 510 Nassau Park Blvd Princeton, NJ 08540

Festival Cultural Latino, Hinds Plaza

Sunday October 6, 2019
2:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Celebrate the rich cultural life of Princeton’s Latino community with an afternoon of music, dance, food, and crafts. Hinds Plaza will be transformed into a Mercado during the three-hour event with local artisans and restaurants on-site along with family-friendly activities and free entertainment.

Co-sponsored by the Princeton Public Library, the Arts Council of Princeton and Mi Pueblo Lindo

Click here for more information

Leading Ladies - Kelsey Theater, Mercer Community College

Sunday October 6, 2019
2:00 PM

Kelsey Theatre and Maurer Productions Onstage, the award-winning company that delivered the laughs with Lend Me A Tenor, bring you another hilarious farce from the master of stage comedy, Ken Ludwig.

Two English Shakespearean actors, Jack and Leo, find themselves so down on their luck that they are performing "Scenes from Shakespeare" on the Moose Lodge circuit in the Amish country of Pennsylvania. When they hear that an old lady in York, PA wants to leave her fortune to her two long lost English nephews, they resolve to pass themselves off as her beloved relatives and get the cash. The trouble is, when they get to York, they find out that the relatives aren't nephews, but nieces!

1200 Old Trenton Road, West Windsor - 609-570-3333 - www.kelseyatmccc.org

Click here for more information

Piano Alumni Recital Series, Westminster Choir College

Sunday October 6, 2019
3:00 PM

Westminster Choir College alumnus Gonzalo Aguilar will return to the Westminster campus to present the first recital in the inaugural season of the Rinaldi Steinway Westminster Piano Alumni Series on Sunday, October 6 at 3 p.m. His performance will be in Bristol Chapel on the Westminster campus Princeton. Admission is free.

He will perform J. S. Bach's Capriccio sopra la lontananza del suo fratello dilettissimo BWV 992, W. A. Mozart's Fantasy in C minor, K. 475 and Sergei Rachmaninoff's Piano Sonata No.2 Op. 36.

"Elsie the Cow: A Mooving Tail", Plainsboro Recreation Center

Sunday October 6, 2019
3:00 PM

Elsie the Cow was one of the ten most popular trademarks of the twentieth century. She lived and is buried in Plainsboro. On the occasion of Elsie's 80th birthday, Bill Hart, author of Plainsboro, will describe how Elsie came to be "born" at the 1939-1940 New York City World's Fair and how she evolved out of one of many Borden advertising caricatures of the 1930s into the Spokescow of the Borden Dairy Company. The event is free and open to all. After the lecture, participants are invited to visit Elsie's exhibit at the Historic Wicoff House Museum on the Plainsboro Township municipal complex grounds.

Plainsboro Recreation Center, 641 Plainsboro Road, Plainsboro, NJ 08536

Alex Hiele and his Paris Jazz Combo, 1867 Sanctuary

Sunday October 6, 2019
3:00 PM

Alex Hiele and his Paris Jazz Combo return to the 1867 Sanctuary Arts Center for his program, "Under the Provence Sky." The combo features internationally acclaimed Alex Hiele on bass, Steve Rice on piano and accordion, and David Stier on drums.

The 1867 Sanctuary Arts Center is located at 101 Scotch Road in Ewing. General admission is $20, NJ Jazz and Tri-State Jazz society members are $15 with ID, and students with ID are $5. Free parking, and light refreshments available. For more information, call 609-392-6409, or visit www.1867sanctuary.org.

Afternoon Tea and Evensong - Trinity Church

Sunday October 6, 2019
3:00 PM - 4:30 PM

33 Mercer Street, Princeton - 609-924-4807 - www.trinityprinceton.org

Tea, savories and sweets and a performance by the Trinity Church Choir. A choir fundraiser. $35. Registration required.

Click here for more information

Herbal Medicine Workshop, The Suppers Programs

Sunday October 6, 2019
4:00 PM - 6:00 PM

Join Herbalist, Tish Streeten, and Rachel DeBoer, Suppers Facilitator, for a two-hour workshop focused on the immune-supportive herbs of early autumn. The workshop will include discussion of medicinal plant colors, tastes, smells, characteristics, and their associated uses, a guided plant meditation, and hand-making your very own immune boosting fire cider! Come visit us at the Suppers Kitchen!  REGISTER

The Suppers Kitchen, corner of 518 and 601 (Great Road), Blawenburg, NJ (For GPS use: 1693 Great Road, 08504)

Paremski Plays Rachmaninoff, Princeton Symphony Orchestra

Sunday October 6, 2019
4:00 PM

Princeton Symphony Orchestra (PSO) features pianist Natasha Paremski in a performance of Sergei Rachmaninoff's Piano Concerto No. 2, Op. 18. Also on the program are Mikhail Glinka's Overture to Ruslan and Lyudmilaand Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky's Symphony No. 5. in E Minor, Op. 64. Bernhard Gueller Conducts. 3 pm Pre-Concert Talk free to ticket-holders.

Richardson Auditorium, Alexander Hall, on the campus of Princeton University. Tickets:$30-$100 (children 17 years and younger accompanied by an adult receive a 50% discount); Large print programs and assistive listening devices available; Additional accommodations or services (i.e. ASL, Braille Program, Audio Description etc.) can be arranged with two weeks' notice; princetonsymphony.org or 609 497-0020.

Click here for more information

 
Displaying Results : 11 - 20      Total Results : 25
1   2   3   Next>>
2019 Oct Today
SU M T W TH F S
1 2 3 4 5
6 7 8 9 10 11 12
13 14 15 16 17 18 19
20 21 22 23 24 25 26
27 28 29 30 31
Advertisement