This Weekend in Princeton: June 23-25
Friday, June 23
10 a.m. to noon: The Friends of the Princeton Public Library Preview Sale (regular sale begins at noon and continues through Saturday, June 24 at 5:30 p.m.).
12 to 8:30 p.m.: The annual Friends of Princeton Public Library Book Sale. The sale features special collections and rare books as well as books in all genres and for all ages. Princeton Public Library.
12:30 p.m.: Meeting, Gotham Networking at Eno Terra in Kingston. The cost to attend is $38 per person. For more information, visit www.gothamnetworking.com.
7 to 10 p.m.: The Trinity Counseling Service Junior Board presents The Summer Soiree, A Taste of Hope at D&R Greenway in Princeton. Tastings of food, wine, and brews. For tickets, visit www.tcssummersoiree.org.
7 to 10 p.m.: Dancing Under the Stars. Members of Central Jersey Dance give demonstrations and lead others in an evening of dancing to recorded music of all kinds. Hinds Plaza.
8 p.m.: Princeton Summer Theater presents “Pippin” at Hamilton Murray Theater on Princeton University’s campus (through July 9).
8:30 p.m.: Celebrating the diversity of the arts in Princeton, the Princeton YMCA Dance Department brings the Summer Dance Project to Palmer Square. Showcasing various choreographers, dancers and styles including Ballet, Contemporary, Flamenco, and Salsa. Free. Bring your own lawn chairs and blankets.
Saturday, June 24
9 a.m. to 1 p.m.: West Windsor Community Farmers Market at the Vaughn Drive Parking Lot of the Princeton Junction Train Station (repeats weekly).
9 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.: The annual Friends of Princeton Public Library Book Sale. The sale features special collections and rare books as well as books in all genres and for all ages. Princeton Public Library.
2 to 6 p.m.: LuLaRoe Pop Up and Snow Cones at Pottery Barn Kids at MarketFair Mall in Princeton.
3 p.m. to 11 p.m.: Freedom Festival at Mercer County Park hosted by the County of Mercer and the radio station 94.5 WPST. Enjoy beer and wine gardens, craft vendors, food trucks, carnival rides, games, and much more. Free.
7 to 10 p.m.: Learn about trends in the world of wines and the molten metal sculpture process at “The Art of the Pour” at West Windsor Arts Council. Sculptor Kate Graves will deliver a talk, along with wine tastings by CoolVines and appetizers by Tre Piani. Must be 21 and older to attend. To register, visit westwindsorarts.org.
Sunday, June 25
12 to 5 p.m.: Celebrate Jersey blueberries at Duke Farms Market’s Blueberry Celebration in Hillsborough. Blueberry pairings will be featured throughout the market such as a blueberry dessert with Unionville Vineyard’s Cool Foxy Lady dessert wine. Win blueberry prizes, participate in a blueberry triviahunt, or do a blueberry craft with the kids.
1 to 3 p.m.: Last day of the “5 Star Shameless Name Dropping Tour of Princeton”. You’ll see the homes and hangouts of Albert Einstein, F Scott Fitzgerald, Woodrow Wilson, and more. Public tour begins inside the Princeton University Store. $25 for adults.
3 to 9 p.m.: Firefly Festival at Terhune Orchards. Firefly crafts for children, The Circus Place youth performance, Pam’s Firefly Food Tent, and more.