Local Love: Valentine’s Scoop

It’s that time again…Valentine’s Day is around the corner. It’s the month of love and romance, drinking gobs of red wine to wash down that chocolate, spoiling someone you love with something special and perhaps a treat for yourself & your littlest Valentines. We’d thought we share with you a roundup of some people, places…

Attend ‘A Day About Gardening’

The first week of February is here, and Punxsutawney Phil tells us the news that spring will not be arriving early and we must endure six more weeks of winter. The Friends of the Library have turned their minds towards spring, and, with it, one of everyone’s favorite warm weather activities – gardening. This Saturday, February…

Our Weekend Picks

Friday, January 30 Whoo – whoo wants to learn about owls? Howell Living History Farm presents ‘An Evening of Owls,’ an interactive presentation with live owls. Bring the family to learn about the birds who roam our skies at night. $3 suggested donation, 7:30pm. www.howellfarm.org The Tigers face off against Harvard this weekend at Jadwin…

Our Weekend Picks + STEM Workshops for Girls K-4th Grade

Featured Events of the Week: *Parents of girls – don’t miss this awesome event coming up at Stuart Country Day School this week: Bring your girls and work together at hands-on Young Women in STEM (science, technology, engineering and math) Workshops. Thursday 1/22 from 5-7pm, girls grades 3-4 will creatively explore properties of light &…

Meet The Jewish Center Preschool!

Have you heard about the excellent preschool at the Jewish Center of Princeton? Perhaps you know a neighbor whose children are enrolled, or perhaps you’ve joined a friend at one of the school’s many annual events. But have you had a chance to find out about their preschool programming? If you’re the parent of a young…

Our Weekend Picks

Thursday, January 15 In the dreary cold of winter, the Community Room at the Princeton Public Library will be warm and buzzing with activity! It’s the once-monthly winter edition of the Princeton Farmers’ Market, showcasing fresh local produce, cheeses, beef, eggs, pickles, honey, baked goods, and more. FREE, 11am-4pm. Friday, January 16 Got a case…

January Scoop: 2015 is YOUR Year

What’s our mantra for 2015? “It’s the year of ME.” (Find it written on post-it notes on our bathroom mirrors.) Make it yours, too. Why? Because taking care of yourself means strength, vibrancy, and being at your best for the important people around you.So let’s start fresh: what self-care would benefit you the most? Making…

Find Local Fun: Our Weekend Picks

65 Things, Tigers Hockey, Samba & More! Thursday, January 8 Brr… it might be a good day to do something indoors! Visit the West Windsor Library for a free screening of ‘Saving Mr. Banks,’ the story of author P.L. Travers’ meeting with Walt Disney, who turned her story, ‘Mary Poppins’ into a film. FREE, 11am….

Our Weekend Picks: New Year Edition

The Start of 2015, and The Anniversary of the Battle of Princeton Thursday, January 1 Happy New Year, friends! Welcome the New Year with a hike in Kingston! Friends of Princeton Nursery Lands invite you to join them on a 1.5 mile loop hike through the preserve on Mapleton Road. (In addition to being a…

The Taco Truck is Coming to Princeton!

Princeton Shopping Center is getting a new restaurant.  The Taco Truck is a 44 seat restaurant with additional outdoor seating also offering catering and online ordering options. While not actually a food truck the interior appearance will resemble that of an aluminum food truck.  It is a small chain with outlets already existing in Hoboken, Harvard…