Pi Day Weekend, St. Pat’s and More!

Friday March 10 St. Pat’s is right around the corner, and Princeton Public Library is getting in the spirit with ‘Ceol agus Cairde – Music and Friends.’ Featuring musician Helen O’Shea and her band, you’ll be transported across the Atlantic for a traditional ‘kitchen party,’ inspired by Ireland’s tradition of music, songs and stories. FREE,…

The Summer Party Planning Guide

Frigid temps outside, but blue skies above! With warmer weather on the horizon, it’s time to get out the calendar, get inspired, and plan your warm weather event. Whether you have an upcoming graduation, a wedding, or another fun fete in mind, here’s a list you’ll want to hold on to. From custom invitations to an…

Our Weekend Picks: Moby Dick, The Boss, Farmers Markets & More!

Friday March 3 “Arrival” has arrived at Princeton Public Library. Catch a free screening of the Academy Award-nominated extraterrestrial film on Friday. FREE, 4pm. www.princetonlibrary.org Saturday March 4 Spring is just around the corner, but until it officially gets here, the West Windsor Community Farmers Market is indoors at the West Windsor Athletic Club. Stock…

Morris Hall Meadows, Lawrenceville

“It’s my mom. She is in the hospital after a fall and she just cannot come home. I don’t know what the next steps are and I can’t imagine just leaving her at a nursing home.” “My parents live together in their own home but my mom is growing increasing frail. My dad is in…

Our Weekend Picks: Mushrooms, Magic Wands and Musicals

Friday February 24 Featured Event of the Week Disney’s Beauty and the Beast is live on stage this weekend at Stuart Country Day School – get your tickets now! This wonderful musical features the story of the cold-hearted prince turned Beast, and only the love of beautiful Belle can save him. Stuart’s Upper School production…

Get to Know Finance of America, Princeton NJ

Before interest rates leap up….let us introduce you to a great local Princeton business, Finance of America Mortgage LLC, a full service mortgage lender.  It’s a National Company (over 350 branches nationwide with over 1,600 mortgage advisors) with a strong Princeton presence and offices steps from Witherspoon Street.  Their value is in their local knowledge,…

Our Weekend Picks: Washington’s Birthday, Art Camp, Hiking and More!

Friday, February 17 Princeton Public Schools are closed on Friday, but the Arts Council is OPEN! They’re offering Mini-Camps: one day art camp sessions for kids ages 5-13. Younger kids will have ‘A Heart for Art,’ and the older kids will create their own pixel-inspired masterpieces. 9-3:30. Register. www.artscouncilofprinceton.org Get out and stretch your legs with…

10 Things to do for President’s Day

With the kids off from school on Monday February 20th, it’s the perfect day for them to get out and do something new and fun! Here are our picks! 10 Things to do for President’s Day Workout American Ninja Warrior style! Check out the drop-off special at Pinnacle Parkour from 9a-3p. Bring out your inner artist at…

Fix Up, Update, Decorate!

Though it is truly the dead of winter we have dreams of a beautiful spring and summer in the not-too-distant future. We dream of a home that is fresh and tidy. Possibly re-designing a room or two, some fresh paint and curtains… If you can’t seem to get it done yourself, check out our list of local…

PrincetonScoop’s 2017 Summer Camp Guide

Hard to believe that summer is a mere 4 months away which means we are getting our ducks in a row to send our ducklings to some great local Summer camps. Whether your kiddo is a nature lover, an athlete, needs a little extra help with academics or just wants to play outside all day…