Loading Events

Events Search and Views Navigation

Event Views Navigation

Past Events

Events List Navigation

March 2020

Homework Help

Monday, March 9, 3:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Youth Services – Third Floor, 65 Witherspoon Street
Princeton, NJ 08542 United States

Princeton University students provide after-school homework help in all subjects to students in elementary through high school. Registration is not required. Please note that Homework Help does not occur on days that the Princeton Public Schools or Princeton University are closed or on break.

Find out more »

Maker Mondays: Painting with Worms!

Monday, March 9, 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
STEAM Studio – Third Floor, 65 Witherspoon Street
Princeton, NJ 08542 United States

Children in grades 1-5 are invited to read "Carl and the Meaning of Life" by Deborah Freedman, then discover how to paint with "worms."  Don't worry, no real worms will be harmed in this craft.

Find out more »

Email Marketing with MailChimp

Monday, March 9, 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Technology Center – Second Floor, 65 Witherspoon St
Princeton, NJ 08542 United States

MailChimp is a Web-based email marketing service used to send messages to a group of people and an effective way to advertise, provide information, or enhance a relationship with your contacts. In this hands-on class, you will create an email contact list and your first campaign. Students must be able to access their email account on library computers. Instructor: David Schuchman

Find out more »

Poets at the Library

Monday, March 9, 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Community Room – First Floor, 65 Witherspoon Street
Princeton, NJ 08542 United States

Featured poets Vida Chu and Susan Gerardi Bello read from their works for 20 minutes each, followed by an open-mic session. A Princeton resident, Vida Chu grew up in Hong Kong. She came to America to attend the Universityof Pennsylvania, graduated with a degree in biology, and stayed. Her poems have appeared in many journals. She has two books of poems: "The Fragrant Harbor" and "The Thirteenth Lake." She has published children's stories in Cricket Magazine and “Fire and Wings,”…

Find out more »

Storytime!

Tuesday, March 10, 10:00 am - 10:30 am
Story Room – Third Floor, 65 Witherspoon Street
Princeton, NJ 08542 United States

Stories, songs, rhymes, fingerplays and movement for children 18 months and up. All children must be accompanied by an adult.

Find out more »

Storytime!

Tuesday, March 10, 10:00 am - 10:30 am
Story Room – Third Floor, 65 Witherspoon Street
Princeton, NJ 08542 United States

Stories, songs, rhymes, fingerplays and movement for children 18 months and up. All children must be accompanied by an adult.

Find out more »

Baby Storytime

Tuesday, March 10, 11:00 am - 11:30 am
Story Room – Third Floor, 65 Witherspoon Street
Princeton, NJ 08542 United States

Stories, songs, rhymes, fingerplays and movement for children up to 17 months. All children must be accompanied by an adult.

Find out more »

Baby Playgroup

Tuesday, March 10, 11:30 am - 12:00 pm
Story Room – Third Floor, 65 Witherspoon Street
Princeton, NJ 08542 United States

Following Baby Storytime at 11 a.m., parents, caregivers and children up to 17 months old are invited to stay for our play group. No big kids allowed.

Find out more »

Ask Us: Facebook

Tuesday, March 10, 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Technology Center – Second Floor, 65 Witherspoon St
Princeton, NJ 08542 United States

Facebook is the most popular social networking platform. You can use it to share updates, photos, news links, and keep in touch with friends and family. "Ask Us" sessions begin with a brief introduction from an avid user of a technology service, app or platform, then participants will ask questions to guide the group’s learning. All levels of experience are welcome. Instructor: Morgan Taylor

Find out more »

Homework Help

Tuesday, March 10, 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
65 Witherspoon Street
Princeton, NJ 08542 United States

Princeton University students provide after-school homework help in all subjects to students in elementary through high school. Registration is not required. Please note that Homework Help does not occur on days that the Princeton Public Schools or Princeton University are closed or on break.

Find out more »

CANCELED Library Live at Labyrinth: Lewis Hyde: “A Primer for Forgetting: Getting Past the Past”

Tuesday, March 10, 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Labyrinth Books, 122 Nassau St.
Princeton, NJ 08542 United States

What if forgetfulness were seen not as something to fear but as a blessing, a balm, a path to peace and rebirth? The author discusses his book which offers a playful and inspiring defense of forgetfulness by exploring the healing effect it can have on the human psyche. Hyde is a poet, essayist, translator, and cultural critic. He is the author of “The Gift,” “Trickster Makes This World,” and “Common as Air.” A MacArthur Fellow and former director of undergraduate…

Find out more »

Writers Room

Tuesday, March 10, 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Quiet Room – First Floor, 65 Witherspoon Street
Princeton, NJ 08542 United States

Writers receive constructive feedback at these sessions, during which participants read passages from a work in progress and members offer suggestions. Works read are less than 10 minutes long (about 1200-1500 words), so there is time to discuss a number of pieces during each session. Participants range from published authors to those looking to improve their skills. The group is led on alternating weeks by Loretta and Fred Wish, Todd Greenwood, Don Donato and Steve Arnold. Writers Room Guidelines: The…

Find out more »

Happy Hands Story Time!

Wednesday, March 11, 10:00 am - 10:30 am
Story Room – Third Floor, 65 Witherspoon Street
Princeton, NJ 08542 United States

Happy Hands teaches American Sign Language (ASL) vocabulary, speech, and expression through multi-sensory learning. Signing helps promote verbal communication and encourage reading skills and can have amazing results with children who have speech and communication challenges. This program will empower communication by teaching a broad base of ASL vocabulary that can be used immediately. Children, including babies, have the capacity to understand, learn, and communicate before they develop the ability to speak. For children from 6 months to 5 years old.…

Find out more »

Drop in and Knit

Wednesday, March 11, 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Quiet Room – First Floor, 65 Witherspoon Street
Princeton, NJ 08542 United States

Bring your knitting or crochet project and join us for these drop-in sessions. Participants must provide their own supplies. Sessions will not include instruction. For more information about other knitting events, please visit https://princetonlibrary.org/knit-for-others/

Find out more »

VIRTUAL Job Seekers Session: Adrean Turner, Brand Power

Friday, March 20, 9:45 am - 12:00 pm
Community Room – First Floor, 65 Witherspoon Street
Princeton, NJ 08542 United States

Adrean Turner presents on developing a personal brand to build a reputation and relationships that enhance opportunities for growth. This presentation can be accessed with Zoom for audio and video or by phone for audio only. The session can be joined at 9:45 am, and the presentation will begin at 10 am. See below for connection details. The library and Professional Services Group of Mercer County sponsor sessions for professionals who are seeking new employment and contracting opportunities throughout the…

Find out more »
+ Export Events