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Age Group: Kids


PSO Soundtracks: Beethoven’s Fifth Symphony


Nell Flanders, assistant conductor of Princeton Symphony Orchestra, discusses Beethoven’s Fifth Symphony and how it has often been described in dramatic terms of struggle and redemption. The talk, in advance of the orchestra’s February performance, will explore how the compositional aspects of the music inspire emotion and how decisions of musical interpretation support different narratives.


This is Why We Heart You


Children are invited to show their family and friends how much they love them by crafting a valentine. Members of the library’s Teen Advisory Board will be on hand to help out and to inspire creativity.


Princeton University Concerts with Gabriel Kahane


Singer-songwriter Gabriel Kahane participates in a moderated conversation about his upcoming Crossroads Series concert. Community Room Co-sponsored by the library and Princeton University Concerts.


Art Talk with Robert DiMatteo and Terri Riendeau


Artists Robert DiMatteo and Terri Riendeau discuss their work that is on display on the second floor of the library. DiMatteo’s exhibit in the Technology Center is an interpretation of the Periodic Table through painting and drawing. Riendeau, whose works in the Reading Room are mostly explorations of technique, color and form, began painting in […]


Baby Playgroup


Come for Baby Storytime at 11 am and stay for our playgroup. This is for parents, caregivers and children 0 to 17 months of age. No big kids allowed.


Baby Playgroup


Come for Baby Storytime at 11 am and stay for our playgroup. This is for parents, caregivers and children 0 to 17 months of age. No big kids allowed.

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