Events for October:
October 9-11, 2015
Hopewell Valley Arts Council - aMAZing Pumpkin Carve
This year the Hopewell Valley Arts Council has teamed up with Howell Farm for a special event called, The aMAZing Pumpkin Carve, Howell Farm’s corn maze is a Hopewell Valley fall tradition that attracts over 8,000 visitors each year. It is the longest running corn maze in New Jersey,covering four acres with two miles of paths. After working your way through the corn maze, come and see an awesome display of 50 giant pumpkins, carved by juried artists and craftsmen! For more information and to purchase tickets, please visit their website.
October 10, 2015
Special Strides - 2015 Annual Barn Benefit Dance
Special Strides is a non profit organization devoted to improving the lives of individuals with special needs. With a unique combination of horses, therapy, and a natural setting, Special Strides is able to achieve recreational, educational and therapeutic goals in an atmosphere that is all about fun. Barn Benefit Dance as they celebrate “Improving Lives…One Strides at a Time.” It is going to be an incredible evening with cocktail hour plus dinner, dancing, auction and more! Don't miss out on an amazing event! For more information and to purchase tickets, please visit their website.
October 11, 2015
Autism Speaks - 2015 Central NJ Walk Now for Autism Speaks
Walk with Autism Speaks and help raise funds to support vital research and top-quality programs that are changing the future for those who struggle with autism. This event will take place at the ETS campus in Princeton NJ. There will also be a 5k Run on the same date. For more information on both of these fun events, please visit their website.
October 11, 2015
Witherspoon Grill - 7th Annual Harvest & Music Festival
For the 7th year, The Witherspoon Grill will be hosting the Harvest and Music Festival located in Hinds Plaza in Princeton, NJ. This years festival will benefit the Trenton Area Soup Kitchen (TASK) with live music, fun, food and drinks. Donations are encouraged and can be dropped of at The Witherspoon Grill or The Blue Point Grill through October 24th. For more information please visit their website.
October 12, 2015
Columbus Day Observed
The Bank of Princeton and MoreBank will be closed on Monday, October 12, 2015, in observance of Columbus Day. Please visit our branches on Tuesday, October 13, when we reopen at 9:00 AM. Our ATMs and Online Banking are always available for use, 24/7.
October 17, 2015
Leukemia & Lymphoma Society - Light the Night
The Light the Night Walk is a fundraising campaign benefiting The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society (LLS) and their funding of research to find blood cancer cures. Coming together for a common goal,friends, families and co-workers form fundraising walk teams. Millions of consumers also help by donating at retail outlets. Culminating in inspirational and memorable evening walks every fall, participants in nearly 200 communities across North America join together carrying illuminated lanterns to take steps to end cancer. The Princeton Walk will take place at Princeton Forrestal Village starting at 5:00 PM. For more information, and to register for the walk, please visit their website.
October 17, 2015
One Simple Wish - Mercer County Fall Food Truck Festival
Time to be festive with your favorite food trucks & make wishes come true for children in need! With over 20+ food trucks, DJ and Bands,Interactive Art, Plenty of games and amusements for kids and adults alike! Admissions fee is good for all day, and half of the proceeds will go directly to the One Simple Wish organization. More information will be available shortly on their website.
October 18, 2015
Princeton Senior Resource Center
The Princeton Senior Resource Center is a private non-profit organization founded in 1974 to provide programs and services to promote healthy aging for Princeton area older adults (age 55+). PSRC was the first senior center in New Jersey to receive national accreditation in 1998. This annual fundraising gala dinner celebrating family and community, will be held at the Princeton Marriott at Forrestal on College Road East, from 4:00 - 8:00 PM. Cocktail Attire is requested.For more information and to purchase tickets, please visit their website.
October 18, 2015
Lambertville Historical Society - Autumn House Tour
The 33rd Annual Lambertville Autumn House Tour features beautiful homes and historic sites within walking distance of each other in the city of Lambertville. The Autumn House Tour is a self-guided walking tour throughout Lambertville homes. Tickets will be available for purchase after Labor Day. For more information and a list of locations that will be selling tickets, please visit their website.
October 19, 2015
Sixth Man Club - 2015 Jack Mahoney Memorial Golf Outing
This popular fundraising event will take place at the Mercer Oaks Golf Club in West Windsor. Registration is from 10:00 - 12:00 with a 12:00 Shotgun start. There will be a silent auction, and awards dinner following the days activities from 5:00 - 7:00 PM. Proceeds benefit the Jack Mahoney Memorial Scholarship Fund and the Montgomery High School Boys Basketball Program. For more information, please visit their website.
October 24, 2015
Thomas Edison State College Foundation - 24th Annual Grande Ball
The Thomas Edison State College Foundation is proud to present its 24th Annual Grande Ball at Greenacres Country Club in Lawrenceville, NJ. Cocktail hour and Silent Auction will begin at 6:00 PM, followed by Dinner at 7:00 PM. The Silent Auction will continue until 9:00 PM. For more information and tickets, please visit their website.
October 27, 2015
Rotary Club Princeton - 1st Annual Wine Tasting Event
Founded by Chicago lawyer Paul P. Harris, nearly 100 years ago, Rotary International (RI) is a worldwide organization of 28,531 clubs in 158 countries with a membership of nearly 1.2 million men and women. They are joined together to provide service both in their local community and in the international community. This is the Princeton Rotary’s 1st Annual Wine Tasting Event. More information, please view The Princeton Rotary flyer.
October 30, 2015
Robert Wood Johnson Hamilton Foundation - Halloween Ball
Founded in 1984, the Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital Hamilton Foundation is a not-for-profit 501c3 organization that raises funds to support patient care initiatives and capital projects for RWJ Hamilton and the Cancer Institute of New Jersey Hamilton. The Black Tie - Halloween Ball is one of their signature fundraising event for the year. This years event will be held at The Stone Terrace by John Henry's in Hamilton, NJ. Cocktail reception starts at 6:00 PM. Halloween Costume or Black Tie. For more information, please visit their website.
Events for November:November 5, 2015
Hunterdon County Chamber of Commerce - Hunterdon Business & Home Expo
Come out for the fun as the Hunterdon Chamber celebrates the 27th Anniversary of the Business & Home Expo this fall! Now in a new location with ample on-site parking as well free admission. This year's Expo will be held from 2:00-7:00 p.m. at the Field House/Commons at Hunterdon Central Regional High School. They will be showcasing over 100+ exhibitors. Please visit their website for more details.
November 8, 2015
Thankful Hearts Tricky Tray
The evening will be filled with fun and prizes at the 4th annual fundraising event for the St. Peter's Parish in New Brunswick. St. Peter's coordinates efforts with other community parishes and assists their local communities with emergency assistance, food drives, school supplies and coats for the needy, just to mention a few. for more information on the charitable efforts, please visit their website. More details on this event will follow shortly.
November 11, 2015
Veteran's Day Observed
The Bank of Princeton and MoreBank will be closed on Wednesday, November 11, 2015, in observance of Veteran's Day. Please visit our branches on Thursday, November 12, when we reopen at 9:00 AM. Our ATMs and Online Banking are always available for use, 24/7.
November 18, 2015
Children's Home Society of New Jersey - Trenton Education Dance Studio Event
Trenton Education Dance Institute is celebrating its 27th Anniversary at Grounds for Sculpture in Hamilton, NJ. The area's top restaurants and specialty food establishments will feature their signature food, desserts and wine for a special night of tasting. The TEDI dancers will also be performing live. For more information,please visit their website.
November 21, 2015
Elijah's Promise Turkey Trot
Elijah’s Promise was established in 1989 when three local churches joined together to start a small soup kitchen. Although local congregations have continued to fill much of the volunteer base over the years, they receive great amounts of support and service from local student groups, community health organizations, local businesses and many others, including this annual event.7th Annual Turkey Trot & “New” Chili Cook-Off, 5K Run& 1-Mile Family Fun Walk at Johnson Park, Piscataway. 9am to 10am – Check- in. Timed 5K Run, 1-Mile Family Fun Walk, Chili Cook-Off, Awards, DJ and Entertainment. For more information and registration, please visit their website.
November 26, 2015
Thanksgiving Day Observed
The Bank of Princeton and MoreBank will be closed on Thursday, November 26, 2015, in observance of Thanksgiving. Please visit our branches on Friday, November 27, when we reopen at 9:00 AM. Our ATMs and Online Banking are always available for use, 24/7.
November 26, 2015
Center for Educational Advancement - CEA Turkey Trot
The Center for Educational Advancement and Spring Run School provides education and transition services for students with special needs,while assisting and guiding adults with special needs into employment, since 1970. The 23rd Annual CEA Johanna Foods Turkey Trot will be held on Thanksgiving Day in Flemington, NJ Featuring a 5k Run, which starts at 9:30 AM and a 2 mile Fitness Walk which starts at 9:15 AM. For more information and to register, please visit their website.
November 26, 2015
Mercer County Turkey Trot 5K
This 3rd Annual Turkey Trot 5K and 1M Walk event is a great part of this community and benefits many local area food banks and food pantries, including Jewish Family and Children Services, Kosher Food Pantry, Trenton Area Soup Kitchen (TASK) and Beth El Synagogue East Windsor. The Race kicks off at 8:30AM in the West Picnic Area of Mercer County Park. For more information and to register, please visit the website.
November 26, 2015
Trinity Church Turkey Trot
Enjoy a favorite area tradition, prepare for your Thanksgiving feast, run through scenic Princeton, NJ and help people in need. Run or walk in this family friendly 5K benefit event. The event is USATF sanctioned and timed. Some of the charities that benefit from the race proceeds are: The Crisis Ministry of Princeton and Trenton, Urban Promise –Trenton, Housing Initiatives of Princeton, and The Trenton Children’s Chorus. For more information, please visit the race website.