Princeton Area Events
 

Compilation of upcoming featured events for adults sponsored by non-profit organizations in the Princeton area in New Jersey.  
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  • Extracted 28 of 77 events from 4 sources (see Statistics below)
  • Event listings from Fri, Jul 19, 2019 to Thu, Oct 31, 2019
  • Updated Thu, Jul 18, 2019 - 04:15 AM
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• Princeton Public Library [PrPL]   - 9 of 14
 
• 65 Witherspoon, Princeton, NJ 08542     [Website]     [All Events]
• Mercer County Library - West Windsor Branch [MCL-WW]   - 3 of 42
 
• 333 North Post Road, Princeton Junction, NJ 08550     [Website]     [All Events]
• N.J. State Library [NJSL]   - 13 of 18
 
• 185 W. State St., Trenton, NJ 08608     [Website]     [All Events]
• Holidays in the United States [Holiday]   - 3 of 3
Upcoming Events
July 2019
Fri, Jul 19 - [NJSL] WEBINAR Understanding Your Pension Benefits for State Employees
  • Host: N.J. State Library
  • Date: Friday, July 19, 2019 - 09:00 AM
  • Venue: Online - , ,
  • Descr: The Division of Pension and Benefits has released a variety of informational webinars regarding retirement and pensions for state employees. Whether you are a new hire or have been a member of the Public Employees Retirement System (PERS) or the Teachers Pension and Annuity Fund (TPAF) for a while, this class will give you a basic understanding of your pension benefits. Topics covered are enrollment criteria, membership tiers, the Member Benefits Online System (MBOS), beneficiary designation, group life insurance coverage,

Mon, Jul 22 - [MCL-WW] West Windsor Branch Adult Summer Reading Program
  • Host: Mercer County Library - West Windsor Branch
  • Date: Monday, July 22, 2019 - 09:30 AM
  • Venue: West Windsor Branch - 333 North Post Road, Princeton Junction, NJ 08550
  • Descr: The West Windsor Branch Adult Summer Reading Program runs from June 24th to August 10th. Participants can pick up a prize book at the reference desk when they sign up for the program and when they return their log at the end of the program. Sign up is in-person at the reference desk or online. See the Adult Summer Reading Program page on our website (https://www.mcl.org/branches/adultsrp.html) for more details.
Mon, Jul 22 - [NJSL] WEBINAR Retirement Planning for PERS and TPAF Members
  • Host: N.J. State Library
  • Date: Monday, July 22, 2019 - 10:00 AM
  • Venue: Online - , ,
  • Descr: The Division of Pension and Benefits has released a variety of informational webinars regarding retirement and pensions for state employees. This is a live, interactive web presentation designed for members of the Public Employees' Retirement System or Teachers' Pension and Annuity Fund who are planning to retire. This webinar takes a step-by-step approach to the retirement process and explains what happens after you submit your application. We explain your benefits, survivor options, group life insurance, loan repayment provisions, and the
Mon, Jul 22 - [PrPL] Chinese Culture Fair
  • Host: Princeton Public Library
  • Date: Monday, July 22, 2019 - 02:00 PM
  • Venue: Community Room First Floor - 65 Witherspoon Street, Princeton, NJ 08542
  • Descr: All ages are invited to this hour long event featuring activities centered around Chinese culture and heritage presented by international students visiting our community from China. Activities include storytelling, arts and crafts, games, and music. Co-sponsored by the library and YingHua International School.
Mon, Jul 22 - [PrPL] Author Richard Zoglin: Elvis in Vegas: How the King Reinvented the Las Vegas Show
  • Host: Princeton Public Library
  • Date: Monday, July 22, 2019 - 07:00 PM
  • Venue: Community Room First Floor - 65 Witherspoon Street, Princeton, NJ 08542
  • Descr: In his book about Elvis Presleys milestone July 31, 1969, show at the International hotel in Las Vegas, the author challenges the conventional wisdom that Las Vegas destroyed Elvis Presley, launching him on a downward spiral of drugs, boredom, erratic stage behavior, and eventually his fatal overdose. Zoglin, a theater critic for Time magazine, argues the concert is where Presley resurrected his career, reinvented himself as a performer and changed the nature of Vegas entertainment.
Tue, Jul 23 - [NJSL] Introduction to Finding Grants
  • Host: N.J. State Library
  • Date: Tuesday, July 23, 2019 - 12:00 PM
  • Venue: New Jersey State Library, Technical Training Lab, Level 5 - 185 W State Street, Trenton, NJ 08625
  • Descr: Are you new to the field of grant seeking? Discover what funders are looking for in nonprofits seeking grants and how to find potential funders in this introductory class. This class will cover the 10 most important things you need to know about finding grants, and you will have an opportunity to do some hands-on funding research using the Foundation Directory Online Professional database. *Registration is limited to 16 participants. Please register only if you can attend*
Tue, Jul 23 - [PrPL] SSI Concert
  • Host: Princeton Public Library
  • Date: Tuesday, July 23, 2019 - 07:00 PM
  • Venue: Community Room First Floor - 65 Witherspoon Street, Princeton, NJ 08542
  • Descr: Students participating in S Percussions Summer Institute perform. The S Percussions Summer Institute is an intensive two-week music seminar for college-age percussionists and composers. The four members of S Percussion serve as faculty in rehearsals and performances. This concert will feature new works composed during the institute as well as percussion pieces commissioned from past years. Community Room Presented in partnership with S Percussion.
Wed, Jul 24 - [NJSL] WEBINAR Legal Resources Available at the New Jersey State Library
  • Host: N.J. State Library
  • Date: Wednesday, July 24, 2019 - 12:00 PM
  • Venue: Online - , ,
  • Descr: The New Jersey State Library began in 1796 as the library for the Legislature. In the beginning, the library created a collection focused on legislation and the law. Todays Law Library, located on the third floor, continues that tradition. In addition to complete collections of the New Jersey Statutes and the New Jersey Administrative Code, the Law Library houses an extensive collection of print and digital materials available for legal research. Please join Law Librarian Cynthia Lambert for an overview

Wed, Jul 31 - [NJSL] Genealogical Research Stories: The Basse Class
  • Host: N.J. State Library
  • Date: Wednesday, July 31, 2019 - 12:00 PM
  • Venue: New Jersey State Library, Meeting Room, Fifth Floor - 185 W State Street, Trenton, NJ 08625
  • Descr: Regina Fitzpatrick, our Genealogy Librarian, has a secret to tell...she has a dead boyfriend. Jeremiah Basse, once a governor of New Jersey, has captivated her heart, but like all dead boyfriends, he doesn't say much. Regina has many questions for him - What does he look like?Why did he name his son Birchfield? Why was his wife living with his boss before they got married? Over the years, Regina has done much research regarding Jeremiah Basse, especially his less documented
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August 2019
Tue, Aug 06 - [NJSL] Shining a Light on Fraud, Waste, and Abuse in all Levels of New Jersey Government
  • Host: N.J. State Library
  • Date: Tuesday, August 06, 2019 - 12:00 PM
  • Venue: New Jersey State Library, Meeting Room, Fifth Floor - 185 W State Street, Trenton, NJ 08625
  • Descr: Our tax dollars fund the State of New Jersey so it is important to ensure that our money is being spent properly. Fraud, waste, and abuse cause unnecessary burdens to be placed on not only the taxpayer, but different branches, departments, and agencies. In 2007, the Office of the State Comptroller was created to battle fraud, waste, and abuse through accountability, audits, and investigations. It also provides an avenue for citizens and groups to report suspected abuse, fraud, or waste

Tue, Aug 13 - [NJSL] Introduction to Proposal Writing
  • Host: N.J. State Library
  • Date: Tuesday, August 13, 2019 - 12:00 PM
  • Venue: New Jersey State Library, Meeting Room, Fifth Floor - 185 W State Street, Trenton, NJ 08625
  • Descr: Are you new to proposal writing or want a quick refresher? This introductory class will provide you with an overview of the basics of writing a grant proposal for foundation funding. It will include: The basic elements of a grant proposal The dos and donts of writing and submitting a proposal How to follow up whether the answer is yes or no
Wed, Aug 14 - [NJSL] Time Management
  • Host: N.J. State Library
  • Date: Wednesday, August 14, 2019 - 12:00 PM
  • Venue: New Jersey State Library, Meeting Room, Fifth Floor - 185 W State Street, Trenton, NJ 08625
  • Descr: Time always seems to be against us, yet there are many things we can do to manage our time to make the most out of it. HESAA, the Higher Education Student Assistant Authority, will share helpful tips about time management everyone can use, regardless of their age. While this course is designed to help student examine the habits of successful people and discuss how to most effectively manage their time, there are many takeaways for busy adults, including advice for
Thu, Aug 15 - [MCL-WW] Word II
  • Host: Mercer County Library - West Windsor Branch
  • Date: Thursday, August 15, 2019 - 02:00 PM
  • Venue: West Windsor Branch - 333 North Post Road, Princeton Junction, NJ 08550
  • Descr: Explore commands that enable you to create resumes, letters, flyers, and newsletters. Learn to incorporate text boxes, WordArt, and tables into the document. View the finished product in various layouts. Proficiency with basic Word functions is required. Space is limited. Registration begins on July 22nd.
Sat, Aug 17 - [PrPL] Woodstock 50th Anniversary Tribute Concert
  • Host: Princeton Public Library
  • Date: Saturday, August 17, 2019 - 05:00 PM
  • Venue: Community Park North Amphitheater - 1 Mountain Avenue, Princeton, NJ 08540
  • Descr: Local bands and singers from the Einstein Alley Musician's Collaborative perform highlights from Woodstock on the same weekend of the original concert 50 years ago. Bring a lawn chair and a picnic dinner, wear your tie-dye and enjoy the music that defined an era at this family-friendly event. Co-sponsored by the Einstein Alley Musician's Collaborative, Princeton Record Exchange and Princeton Parks and Recreation.

Mon, Aug 19 - [PrPL] SCORE Seminar: Supply Chain Strategies for Small Business
  • Host: Princeton Public Library
  • Date: Monday, August 19, 2019 - 06:30 PM
  • Venue: Newsroom Second Floor - 65 Witherspoon St, Princeton, NJ 08542
  • Descr: This workshop will focus on strategies and solutions for bringing products and services to market while assessing and mitigating supply chain risks. Led byMichael Brisebois, vice chairman of SCORE Princeton, this interactive session will provide expertise and support for participants looking to solve business challenges. Topics includeproduct sourcing, inventory management and local and global supply chains. Brisebois is a mentor to mall business owners and professionals transitioning from corporate life to entrepreneurship. He is past Chairman of the Souhegan Valley
Tue, Aug 20 - [NJSL] August 20th Talk on NJ Lighthouses
  • Host: N.J. State Library
  • Date: Tuesday, August 20, 2019 - 12:00 PM
  • Venue: New Jersey State Library - 185 West State Street, Trenton, NJ 08608
  • Descr: Please join us on August 20th from noon to 1 p.m. in the Level 2 Reading Room for a talk on New Jersey Lighthouses. Marilyn Dunning and Alan Jacobson of the New Jersey Lighthouse Society will present the program. Included in the presentation is a discussion of lighthouse history, structure and characteristics. Those who attend will find out about lighthouse keepers, governance, purpose, and how weather affects lighthouses. Also there will be a miniature map of New Jersey on display
Tue, Aug 20 - [MCL-WW] Savvy Social Security Planning
  • Host: Mercer County Library - West Windsor Branch
  • Date: Tuesday, August 20, 2019 - 06:30 PM
  • Venue: West Windsor Branch - 333 North Post Road, Princeton Junction, NJ 08550
  • Descr: Adult Program With all that is going on in the world today, planning for tomorrow isnt getting any easier. Tension in Washington D.C., market volatility amid rising rates and trade war, tax reform, and many other factors have American pre-retirees and retirees on edge and looking for answers. Join your host, Javid Jaraiedi of Jaraiedi Financial Group, as he explores the latest strategies to create and protect a secure retirement in todays volatile economic environment. Registration begins on July22.
Wed, Aug 21 - [NJSL] Chair Yoga
  • Host: N.J. State Library
  • Date: Wednesday, August 21, 2019 - 12:00 PM
  • Venue: New Jersey State Library, Meeting Room, Fifth Floor - 185 W State Street, Trenton, NJ 08625
  • Descr: Yoga is both physical and mental originating in India dating back to 3300 1900 BCE. The physical practice of yoga consists of asanas, which means body postures. In modern yoga, props such as blocks and straps are widely used. In chair yoga, we are simply adding one more prop to help us. You will still get all the benefits of a traditional yoga classes including a good stretch and a general sense of well-being. Samantha Benson is a 200
Sat, Aug 24 - [PrPL] Author Talk: Peng Nei Peng Wai | Inside/Outside the Dubbing Studio
  • Host: Princeton Public Library
  • Date: Saturday, August 24, 2019 - 10:00 AM
  • Venue: Newsroom Second Floor - 65 Witherspoon St, Princeton, NJ 08542
  • Descr: Patrick Pun, the Author of Peng Nei Peng Wai (In/Outside the Dubbing Studio), will make a comprehensive introduction about Foreign Film Dubbing and Distribution History in past 70 years in Mainland China, combining the social development background in China and personal life of famous dubbing professionals during that period, especially during the cultural revolution. Patrick, the son of famous dubbing actress Ms. Guangning Liu grew up in the foreign film dubbing and music/opera community, has been the witness of first
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September 2019
Mon, Sep 02 - [Holiday] Labor Day
Wed, Sep 04 - [NJSL] Finding Funding for Your Education
  • Host: N.J. State Library
  • Date: Wednesday, September 04, 2019 - 12:00 PM
  • Venue: New Jersey State Library, Technical Training Lab, Level 5 - 185 W State Street, Trenton, NJ 08625
  • Descr: Are you looking for undergraduate scholarships, seeking doctoral support or looking for funding to continue your education? This class will provide an introduction to the New Jersey State Library Funding Information Centers collection of resources for education. Learn about different sources of funding, ways to leverage existing connections to funders, and online resources that provide information on scholarships from foundations, including the Foundation Grants to Individuals Online database. Time will be given at the end of the class to search

Wed, Sep 11 - [NJSL] Resume Tips and Tricks
  • Host: N.J. State Library
  • Date: Wednesday, September 11, 2019 - 12:00 PM
  • Venue: New Jersey State Library, Meeting Room, Fifth Floor - 185 W State Street, Trenton, NJ 08625
  • Descr: Your resume is the most powerful tool when getting a job. It is your brand and defines who you are as a person as well as a job candidate. Powerful resumes compeal readers to want to know more about you while succinctly demonstrating what value you bring to any potential job. Please join us as we discuss: The different types of resumes and when to use them How to create powerful words and phrases How to tailor and transform resumes

Wed, Sep 18 - [NJSL] Financial Aid Information Session
  • Host: N.J. State Library
  • Date: Wednesday, September 18, 2019 - 12:00 PM
  • Venue: New Jersey State Library, Meeting Room, Fifth Floor - 185 W State Street, Trenton, NJ 08625
  • Descr: Paying for college can be a complex and confusing process, from finding scholarships, to applying for financial aid, to determining which student loans are the best fit. Sharon Austin from The Higher Education Student Assistance Authority will help to clear the confusion through their Financial Aid Information Session. This session will provide useful information on all of the Federal and State grants, scholarships and loan programs available through the FAFSA (Free Application for Federal Student Aid). Key information and requirements
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October 2019
Sun, Oct 13 - [PrPL] Author Talk: William Bryant Logan: Sprout Lands: Tending the Endless Gift of Trees
  • Host: Princeton Public Library
  • Date: Sunday, October 13, 2019 - 03:00 PM
  • Venue: Community Room First Floor - 65 Witherspoon Street, Princeton, NJ 08542
  • Descr: The author discusses his latestbook, "Sprout Lands: Tending the Endless Gift of Trees," arediscovery of the lost traditions of tree pruning that sustained human life and culture for thousands of years.Logan is a certified arborist and the author of the acclaimed books: "Dirt: The Ecstatic Skin of the Earth," "Oak: The Frame of Civilization," and "Air: The Restless Shaper of the World." He is a faculty member at New York Botanical Garden. Co-sponsored by the library and Marquand Park. About

Mon, Oct 14 - [Holiday] Columbus Day (regional holiday)
Sun, Oct 20 - [PrPL] Accessing the Memories of Trees: Dendrochronology
  • Host: Princeton Public Library
  • Date: Sunday, October 20, 2019 - 03:00 PM
  • Venue: Community Room First Floor - 65 Witherspoon Street, Princeton, NJ 08542
  • Descr: Neil Pederson, a forest researcher at Harvard University, will discuss how tree rings have provide centuries worth of precise, annual and seasonal details of climate, ecology, and competition.Pederson is a senior ecologist at the Harvard Forest, an ecological research area of 3,000 acres owned and managed by Harvard University and located in Petersham, Massachusetts. The property, in operation since 1907, includes one of North America's oldest managed forests, educational and research facilities, a museum, and recreation trails. studying climate-forest dynamics

Mon, Oct 28 - [PrPL] Legal and Estate Planning
  • Host: Princeton Public Library
  • Date: Monday, October 28, 2019 - 07:00 PM
  • Venue: Newsroom Second Floor - 65 Witherspoon St, Princeton, NJ 08542
  • Descr: Learn what you need to know about estate and long-term care planning including what legal documents you need to have now to protect yourself and your family. Presenter Fiona Van Dyck has over 20 years of experience practicing law and assisting individuals and families in formulating estate plans, protecting the interests of disabled or elderly family members and probating wills. She is a former member of the board of trustees of the Princeton Senior Resource Center. Presented in collaboration
Thu, Oct 31 - [Holiday] Halloween
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Statistics

Time Range - 4 Months: 2019-07-19 09:00:00 - 2019-10-31 00:00:00

Src in out key xinv xrpt xdup xnot xkey
PrPL 14 9 0 0 5 0 0 0
MCL-WW 42 3 0 0 0 31 0 8
NJSL 18 13 0 0 0 4 0 0
Holiday 3 3 0 0 0 0 0 0
Total 77 28 0 0 5 35 0 8

Legend:
In   - Event entries found
Out - Event entries included in listing
Accepted Entries:
Key - Entry contains Keywords that are always accepted
Omitted Entries:
xInv - Invalid (title / date)
xRpt - Marked as Repeating / Recurring
xDup - Duplicated event (repeats)
xNot - Entry is a Note (e.g. holiday, closing) with no venue / description
xKey - Entry contains Keywords that indicate non-adult, non-featured

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