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The Zimmerli Art Museum at Rutgers University has launched eMuseum, providing online visitors access to search more than 7,000 images of artwork in the institution’s collection. Text information for some 18,000 additional works is also available. Museum staff continue to upload...
New Jersey Intergenerational Orchestra is presenting a series of classes on music theory, at both the beginner and advanced levels. Presented by Liam Keller, this series of four classes will take place on Wednesdays, July 8, 15, 22 and 29,...
By Pam Hersh When you tell your friends and colleagues that you are retiring one year before you actually leave, that last year at work often can assume a laid-back and relaxed quality. At the Jan. 2 Princeton municipal reorganization...
Editor's Note: Please call before attending any event. As of press time, certain restrictions were still in place due to the coronavirus outbreak.     Now open Terhune Orchards Vineyard & Winery opened on June 19, with the winery open Fridays, Saturdays and...
By Pam Hersh Two weeks ago, I received an email from my friend Isabella de la Houssaye asking me to join her friends and family on a race team participating in the Pennington-based Watershed Institute’s “Solstice Run” to protect and...
Poet Franny Choi has been selected as the latest recipient of the Theodore H. Holmes ’51 and Bernice Holmes National Poetry Prize awarded by the Lewis Center for the Arts’ Program in Creative Writing at Princeton University. The Holmes National...
The 27th Phillips Mill Photographic Exhibition is a photo show traditionally showcased in the Phillips Mill Gallery in New Hope, Pennsylvania, but it is in an online gallery form this year due to the pandemic. Juror Emmet Gowin, formerly professor...
Editor's Note: Please call before attending any event. As of press time, certain restrictions were still in place due to the coronavirus outbreak.     Now open Terhune Orchards Vineyard & Winery opened on June 19, with the winery open Fridays, Saturdays and...
By Pam Hersh I am no Pollyanna, but I discovered several glass-is-half-full aspects of this COVID-19 pandemic. The very clean glass becomes even fuller when you factor in the acts of extraordinary heroism and generosity. • Masks. I love masks. They...
Editor's Note: Please call before attending any event. As of press time, certain restrictions were still in place due to the coronavirus outbreak.     Now open The weekly Sunday Farmers Market at Duke Farms is open from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m....
Alborada Spanish Dance Theatre will hold its annual Feria de Sevilla virtually via YouTube from 2-3 p.m. on June 14 due to the COVID-19 pandemic. The event is free, though donations are welcome. For more information, visit https://www.alboradadance.org/
By Pam Hersh A birthday celebration on June 13 will have a particularly graceful, albeit virtual, demeanor, when the Princeton Ballet School (PBS) of the American Repertory Ballet performs its annual school show. In past years, the show has graced...
Editor's Note: Please call before attending any event. As of press time, the shelter in place due to the coronavirus outbreak was until further notice.   Now open The Princeton Farmers Market is now open for the 2020 Summer Market Season. The...
By Pam Hersh On Friday, May 22, McCarter Theatre ’s retiring Artistic Director Emily Mann, also renowned as a playwright, asked me – and dozens of others – “How does the story we just told resonate with your story?” I...
The Princeton Festival has announced “Virtually Yours,” a free online festival of live and recorded performances of instrumental and vocal music, musical theater, opera and poetry, plus educational presentations. There will be different events every day from June 1...
By Pam Hersh In the current phase of social isolation life, I became particularly nostalgic for social mingling, when I walked past Small World (the smaller one on Nassau Street) on Memorial Day weekend. I saw a crowd of people...
Through May 31, the Princeton University Art Museum is offering free six-month memberships. While the galleries are temporarily closed, enjoy six months of exclusive virtual programming; a subscription to the museum’s weekly e-newsletter; a mailed copy of the spring issue...
By Pam Hersh In hyperbolic language similar to what I hear from my six-year-old grandson, several of my friends declared a few months ago that Nov. 6, 2019, was the “worst” day of their lives. It was the day Alexander...
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