Come join us for the following events!
Events for March:
March 21, 2015
American Repertory Ballet - 30th Annual Performance Gala
The American Repertory Ballet's mission is to bring the Joy, Beauty, artistry and discipline of classical and contemporary dance to New Jersey and beyond. The Performance Gala features a "Dance Power" program at 6:00 PM at the Crossroads Theatre, followed by Dinner, live music and dancing at The Heldrich Hotel. for more information and tickets to this event, please visit their website.
March 21, 2015
The Bridge Academy Reach for the Stars Gala
The Bridge Academy in Lawrenceville, NJ is as mall school with a BIG mission – to teach children in grades 3-12 with language based learning disabilities, such as dyslexia, to read and write. The money raised at this event will be used for student educational programs, teacher training, and enhanced technology. For more information,please visit their website.
March 22, 2015
Princeton Senior Resource Center - 7th Annual Brunch at Home
Princeton Senior Resource Center offers affordable services, programs, and opportunities that support, educate, and engage older individuals, their families, and caregivers. Programs include social and recreational activities,health and fitness classes, educational programs and volunteer activities. Each year, PSRC organizes a "Brunch at Home" day, when delicious breakfast baskets are distributed by 9:00 AM in the delivery area. For information on how to order, the delivery area, or how to volunteer, please visit their website.
March 25, 2015
Hamilton Education Foundation, 7th Annual Wine Tasting
This annual event raises critical resources to provide grants to Hamilton Township Public School staff and students for innovative quality projects, programs and activities. For more information or to purchase tickets to attend, please visit their website.
March 28, 2015
Catholic Charities - Walk of Hope
Catholic Charities' Walk of Hope will be held on Saturday,March 28, 2015 at Mercer County Park in West Windsor. Join us as we walk together to reduce poverty, promote recovery and strengthen families. The course length will be 3.2 miles(with optional 1- and 2-mile walks) Check in will start at 9:00 AM with the Walk starting @ 10:00 AM. For more information, please visit their website.
March 28, 2015
New Brunswick Easter Egg Hunt and Festivities
The New Brunswick Recreation Department is planning a local community day filled with fun and festivities, including an Easter egg hunt, egg and spoon races, and an egg toss. The egg hunt will cater to three different age groups in dispersed locations. For more information, visit their website or contact the department directly at 732-745-5125.
March 28, 2015
Civic League of Greater New Brunswick 70th Anniversary
The Civic League of Greater New Brunswick is a not-for-profit community-based organization, operated to strengthen African American families and other minority family groups. This is accomplished by advocating,promoting and providing community-based services that empower families and improve their quality of life. As part of their 70th Anniversary, they are holding a Dinner Dance celebration at the Hyatt Regency Hotel from 6:00 PM till midnight. For tickets and more information, please visit their website.
Events for April:
April 11, 2015
Princeton Education Foundation - Sculpting the Future
The Princeton Education Foundation was founded in 1995 to support educational excellence in the Princeton Public Schools. Serving as a bridge between our community and the schools, the Princeton Education Foundation encourages private philanthropy to enhance public education for students at all levels. Sculpting the Future Gala will be held at 7:00 PM at Grounds for sculpture and will feature a silent auction. For more information, please visit their website.
April 11 & 12, 2015
Embrace Kids Foundation
Embrace Kids Foundation exist to lighten the burden and improve the quality of life for children with cancer, sickle cell and other serious disorders in the New Jersey/NEw York City metropolitan area. Rutgers University is holding the Rutgers Dance Marathon to benefit the Embrace Kids Foundation. For more information on the Dance Marathon, visit the Rutgers website here. For more information on the Foundation, please visit their website.
April 11, 2015
Riverside Symphonia - Broadway by Riverside
A special night honoring Elizabeth Griffin for her many years of dedication, support and commitment to the Symphonia. For more information, please visit their website.
April 12, 2015
New Hope Solebury Spirit Run
Join hundreds of runners for the 16th annual New Hope Solebury 5k race on April 12, 2015. Organizers announced that they are changing the race’s name to the Lion’s Pride Run to promote the races benefactor – New Hope Solebury Schools. 1 mile race starts at 9:00 AM, with the 5k Race starting at 9:30 AM. FOr more information on the race and registration, please visit their website.
April 14, 2015
Mercer County Community College Foundation, Spring into Student Success
Join with friends and supporters of Mercer County Community College for a truly festive evening! Enjoy live music, fine hors d'oeuvres and a full open bar, and bid on silent auction items, all to raise crucial funds in support of student success. for more information, please visit the college website.
April 17, 2015
Corner House Foundation - Casino Night Benefit
Established 41 years ago, as a joint agency of PrincetonBorough and Township, Corner House, a non-profit counseling center foradolescents, young adults, and their families, has been the leading force inthe community’s response to substance abuse and family crisis issues.This years event will be held at the Pretty Brook Tennis Club in Princeton from 6:30 PM to 10:30 PM. For more information, pleae visit their website.
April 18, 2015
Shad Run 5K and 1 Mile Health Walk
4th Annual Shad Run 5K & 1 mile Health Walk organized by the Stoneking Physical Therapy and Wellness Center will benefit the Friends of Ely Park in Lambertville. Last years event attracted 375 runners and walkers and raised $10K towards the park renovations. The course has been USATF certified. Please visit their website to register and for more information.
April 24, 2015
Pennington Montessori School - Annual Spring Auction
Every year the Parent Association holds fundraisers to help offset the cost of enhancements to the school that are above and beyond the cost of tuition. This years theme will be " Watch me Grow" and will feature a silent auction and a tricky tray raffle. More information will be posted shortly.
April 25 & 26, 2015
Greater Lambertville - New Hope Chamber of Commerce - Shad Festival
Join The Bank of Princeton as we celebrate this great community event. The first ShadFest was hosted in 1981 to highlight the local art scene. Today, Shad Fest has grown from a local event to an award-winning tourist attraction, where tens of thousands of visitors come to our river communities to enjoy arts & crafts, live music, kid’s activities, historics had hauling demonstrations, an amazing food court, limited edition commemorative T-shirts and lots more. For more information, please visit their website. Remember to look for our orange tent at 10 Bridge Street!
April 26, 2015
Art Council of Princeton - Communiversity
Communiversity ArtsFest features over 200 booths showcasing original art and contemporary crafts, unique merchandise and culinary masterpieces from local chefs, plus six stages of continuous live entertainment. The Spring of 2015 will mark its 45th year, drawing over 40,000art lovers and fun seekers to downtown Princeton. For more information, please visit their website.
April 26, 2015
Montgomery-Rocky Hill Rotary Club, Run with the Rotary
This year’s event will be at a new location and a new course.The 5K Road Race/walk and 1 mile Ramble/Fun walk will take place on Sunday,April 26, 2015, at Skillman Park (Main Blvd. Skillman, NJ 08558.) The ramble/walk will begin at 10:00 AM, followed by the 5K Road Race/walk at 10:35AM. Proceeds will benefit the Rotary Club of Montgomery Rocky Hill Foundation,a 501(c)(3) a not for profit organization that is involved in local, national,and international charitable activities such as providing support for the Montgomery Township Food Pantry. For more information on this race as well as past results, visit their website.
Events for May:
May 7, 2015
Daytop New Jersey at Crawford House - Spring Dinner
Crawford House, a halfway house for women on Sunset Road in Skillman, has merged with Mendham-based Daytop New Jersey, a drug and alcohol addiction treatment program for teens, adults, and women. This signature event will take place at the Princeton Marriott at Forrestal. and is a major fundraising event for their life changing work. For more information, please visit their website.
May 9, 2015
Montgomery Woman's Club - Spring Tea
The event will take place this year from 2:00 - 4:00 PM at the restored Van Zandt House, which is the new home of SAVE – A Friend to Homeless Animals, on Rt. 601 in Skillman. A special performance by Alisa Dupuy will bring to life the history of the suffragettes and women’s right to vote.Tour the new center for rescued animals and the renovated early 1900’s VanZandt house, and enjoy a delicious high tea, cookies, sandwiches, and fruit!Tickets are $20 each, and will go on sale in April. A percentage of ticket proceeds will benefit SAVE. For tickets and more information, please visit their website.
May 17, 2015
The Children's Home Society of New Jersey - 121st Anniversary Gala
This annual Gala celebration and fundraiser will be held at Grounds For Sculpture, in Hamilton NJ! Since 1894, CHSofNJ has been saving children’s lives and building healthy families. Our programs focus on treatment and prevention of child abuse and neglect. For more information and tickets, please visit their website.
May 17, 2015
Pennington Day's mission is to further the borough's community spirit enhance its quality of life, while providing community groups, civic organizations and businesses throughout Hopewell Valley an opportunity to interact with their community. This fun day is held in downtown Pennington from 10:00 AM till 4:00 PM, along main street and adjacent roads. For more information regarding the event, please visit their website.
May 30, 2015
Raritan Valley Habitat for Humanity - 50 Shade of Hope Gala
Raritan Valley Habitat for Humanity is part of a global,nonprofit housing ministry that seeks to put love into action by building homes, communities, and hope. This years event will be held at the Chimney Hill Estates Inn in Lambertville, NJ. For more information and to purchase tickets, please visit their website.
Events for June:
June 1, 2015
Special Olympics New Jersey - The Higgins Classic
We invite you to join us on June 1 for The Higgins Classic, which is being held at Fiddler's Elbow Country Club, Bedminster, New Jersey As they celebrate their 25th year, the 2015 tournament will feature something every golfer needs: tips from the NJPGA. These pros will offer golf advice, anecdotes and helpful hints. The tournament will offer a silent auction and a raffle that include fabulous trips, foursomes at top courses throughout New Jersey and other prizes. For more information, please visit their website.
June 6 & 7, 2015
Dance Stop 30th Annual Recital
Dance Stop troupe students develop a solid foundation in basic skills, and then devote themselves to technique and performance quality. With the help of our dedicated instructors, they aim to grow mentally, physically and artistically. Workshops, competitions, and community service are important components of the overall education for troupe members. This is the 30th year for performing the recital, which will be held at the NJ State Theater in New Brunswick. For more information, please visit their website.
June 13, 2015
The Kalmia Club - Annual Hidden Gardens of Lambertville Tour
The Kalmia Club is one of the oldest continuously running women's clubs in the state of New Jersey. The Kalmia Club is an organization of women whose mission is to enhance personal growth and friendship through social, educational, cultural and civic programs; improve the community through effective volunteer action. More information will be posted shortly regarding this annual fundraising event. For more information about The Kalmia Club, please visit their website.
June 15, 2015
SERV Foundations, Inc. - Volley for SERV
SERV Behavioral Health System, Inc. is a private statewide,not-for-profit behavioral healthcare organization serving adults and childrenworking to recover from a serious mental illness or cope with a developmentaldisability. This year marks the 25th year for this great event. If you are interested in participating or looking from more information, please visit their website.
Events for August:
August 8 & 9, 2015
New Hope Automobile Show
The New Hope Automobile Show has become a showplace forthe magnificent antique and classic automobiles that compete. The show will beheld at the New Hope-Solebury High School on Saturday August 8th and SundayAugust 9th. Show times are 9AM to 4PM daily. Remember, ALL vehicles must be registered in advance. If you are interested in showing or are just looking for more information, please visit their website.