Fall Family Fun
Saturday, October 29, 2016 and Sunday, October 30, 2016, 1o:00 a.m.–5:00 p.m., Terhune Orchards
Cost: $8 for ages 3 and up
Visit Terhune Orchards for a day of festivities for the whole family, with activities such as apple and pumpkin picking and corn mazes. There will also be events specifically for children, like pony rides and pumpkin painting. Lunch and dessert are available for purchase. The band Jersey Corn Pickers will perform on Saturday from 12–4 p.m. and Growing Old Disgracefully will perform on Sunday at the same time.
Princeton Pro Musica: Haydn’s Lord Nelson Mass with the Polydora Ensemble
Sunday, October 30, 4:00–6:00 p.m., Richardson Auditorium, Princeton University
Cost: $25–$60 per ticket depending on seating
Directed by Ryan Brandau, the community chorus Princeton Pro Musica presents Joseph Haydn’s Lord Nelson Mass. The opening movement will feature strings, timpani, and trumpet, joined later by violinist Johanna Novom for a concerto. To conclude the night, the Polydora Ensemble will perform a couple of Brahms’s quartets. Audience members are welcome to a pre-concert lecture at 3:00 p.m. Visit the Princeton Pro Musica website to purchase tickets.
The Early Life of Woodrow Wilson
Saturday, November 12, 2016, 10:00 a.m.–12:30 p.m., 158 Nassau Street outside of the Bainbridge House
Cost: $10 per ticket
This walking tour discusses Woodrow Wilson’s academic and professional career at Princeton University and how the surrounding community shaped his life here. Locations visited on the tour are used to enhance understanding of these topics.
Historic Princeton Walking Tour
Recurring every Sunday until December 19, 2016, 2:00 p.m.–4:00 p.m., 158 Nassau Street outside of the Bainbridge House
Cost: $7 per ticket
National Chemistry Week Crime Scene
Oct. 31- Nov. 4, after school in Room 182
In honor of the 2016 National Chemistry Week theme “Solving Mysteries through Chemistry,” PHS ChemClub, Science Olympiad, and Detectives Club are hosting a school-wide crime scene. The plot features a clown named Bubbles who tracks down one person daily for a week, leaving evidence scattered at the scene to be analyzed. The goal is to identify the clown and victims. All are welcome to join the quest!
Contact: [email protected]
“Remember Me”: Shakespeare and His Legacy
Until Saturday, December 31, 2016, Princeton University Art Museum
To commemorate the 400th anniversary of William Shakespeare’s death, the university art museum and Princeton University Library partnered to curate an exhibition that portrays the way the image of playwright, poet, and author has evolved over time. The exhibition includes folios of Shakespeare’s work and art relevant to him.
Contemporary Stories: Revisiting South Asian Narratives
Until Sunday, January 22, 2017, Princeton University Art Museum
This exhibition features work from internationally renowned artists such as Nalini Malani. It showcases the South Asian practice of narrating through visual art, incorporating both modern and traditional cultural elements from those regions to convey how history and heritage influence life today.