Sourland Cycles Grand Opening Event!

*Meet Sourland Cycles, a new bike store opening in the heart of Hopewell! Find out more about this awesome indie store, and don’t miss their Grand Opening Event on Saturday, 4/11 – details below! – Team Scoop “If you aren’t going to be different, what’s the point?” – Iggy Pop Since we first conceived of…

Local Egg Hunts & More: Our Weekend Picks

Friday, March 27 The Princeton Environmental Film Festival continues this weekend at Princeton Public Library! On Friday, catch screenings of ‘School’s Out: Lessons from a Forest Kindergarten’ at noon, ‘The Wound and the Gift’ at 4pm, and ‘Cowspiracy: The Sustainability Secret’ at 7pm. All screenings are free, and there’s more throughout the weekend! Get the…

PrincetonScoop’s 2015 Summer Camp Guide

Find summer fun in & around Princeton, NJ! From nature to the arts, sports and academics, or a mix of all of the above, you’ll find the perfect camp for kids of any age in our Summer Camp Guide: http://bit.ly/ScoopCamp15 Plus, don’t miss a few tips & tricks for packing camp lunches from our friend Trish…

Your Invited to the AK Bennett Art Opening

Join Princeton Tigerlabs for an opening reception of fine art photography byAK Bennett Friday February 27th from 7:30 – 9 pm. AK Bennett is a local fine art photographer.  His work focuses on composition rather than subject, and he is continually drawn to forms that share a sense of simplicity and balance. Light and mood too…

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…

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…

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…

Our Weekend Picks: The Holidays Are Coming!

Upcoming Events & Two Special Scoop Giveaways! We’re thrilled to be sharing the Scoop about two upcoming book lectures brought to you by Princeton University Press. Check these out, and find out how to win a copy of the book! December 1 – Dance & theater lovers, take note! Dancer & choreographer Bill T. Jones,…

Entrepreneurial Classes for Kids at 8&Up

What if all children thought of themselves as entrepreneurs?  That question inspired Reuben Steiger to start 8andUp in April 2013.  In a pilot 6-week session he challenged 22 kids to use a $50 budget to invent, design and launch a product. The results inspired him.  “My Aha moment came when I saw the kids’ ideas”.  These have ranged from…