Events

All of the events listed below are taking place virtually unless noted otherwise. Visit venue websites for information about how to access the events. To include your event in this section email events@princetoninfo.com.

Wednesday November 25

In Person

Festival of Trees, Morven Museum & Garden, 55 Stockton Street, Princeton. www.morven.org. Annual showcase of a juried collection of trees and mantles displayed throughout the museum’s galleries in addition to outdoor displays and lights. Free with museum admission. Continues daily through January 10, 2021. 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.

World Music

Now Clarice: A Musical Celebration, Lewis Center for the Arts, Princeton University. arts.princeton.edu. A musical tribute in conjunction with the Brazil LAB to the life and work of Clarice Lispector in conjunction with the opening of the sonic library “Clarice 100 Ears.” Online concert features Beatriz Azevedo and Moreno Veloso accompanied by Jaques Morelenbaum (cello) and Marcelo Costa (percussion). Free to watch live on BrazilLAB’s YouTube channel. 5 p.m.

Socials

Meeting, Union Toastmasters. www.tmclub6520.org. Learn how to be a powerful presenter and achieve mastery in the art and science of public speaking in an engaging and fun environment. Email secretary@tmclub6520.org for link to join online meeting. 6 p.m.

Thursday November 26

Thanksgiving. Bank and postal holiday.

Friday November 27

In Person

Music and Vino, Hopewell Valley Vineyards, 46 Yard Road, Pennington, 609-737-4465. www.hopewellvalleyvineyards.com. Catmoondaddy performs. 5 p.m. to 8 p.m.

Broadway Request Live, Music Mountain Theater, 1483 State Route 179, Lambertville. www.musicmountaintheatre.org. Audience can request tunes from their favorite shows. Socially distanced seating for 50 patrons and 20 drive-in spots for vehicles. Virtual viewing available for home audience. 8 p.m.

Art

Annual Studio Tour “From Home”, Covered Bridge Artisans, , 609-397-1535. www.coveredbridgeartisans.com. Artists share new work with visitors via Zoom. Participating artists include porcelain potter Katherine Hackl of Swan Street Studio; painters Bill Jersey and Annelies van Dommelen, sculptors Jeanine Pennell of Bonetown Studio and Dave Cann and Constance Bassett of Moorland Studio; glass artists Karen and Geoff Caldwell of Sunflower Glass Studio; and others. 11 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Socials

Virtual Tree Lighting, Palmer Square. www.palmersquare.com. Virtual watch party includes behind-the-scenes footage from the square, musical performances by Princeton High School Choir, Princeton School of Rock, American Repertory Ballet, and a four-piece jazz ensemble, and a visit from Santa. 6 p.m.

Saturday November 28

In Person

Pennington Farmers Market, Rosedale Mills, 101 Route 31, Pennington. www.penningtonfarmersmarket.org. Face masks required for everyone over age 2. Social distancing measures in place. 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.

Wreath & Sleighbell Sale, Howell Living History Farm, 70 Woodens Lane, Hopewell, 609-737-3299. www.howellfarm.org. Annual wreath & sleighbell sale, featuring straps of bells made by the farm’s harnessmaker. Visitors are encouraged to bring canned goods for donation to area food pantries and soup kitchens. 10 a.m.

Holiday Music, Palmer Square, Princeton. www.plamersquare.com. Courtney’s Carolers perform. Noon to 2 p.m.

Broadway Request Live, Music Mountain Theater, 1483 State Route 179, Lambertville. www.musicmountaintheatre.org. Audience can request tunes from their favorite shows. Socially distanced seating for 50 patrons. Virtual viewing available for home audience. 3 p.m.

Music and Vino, Hopewell Valley Vineyards, 46 Yard Road, Pennington, 609-737-4465. www.hopewellvalleyvineyards.com. Acoustic DuOver performs. 5 p.m. to 8 p.m.

Art

Annual Studio Tour “From Home”, Covered Bridge Artisans, , 609-397-1535. www.coveredbridgeartisans.com. Artists share new work with visitors via Zoom. Participating artists include porcelain potter Katherine Hackl of Swan Street Studio; painters Bill Jersey and Annelies van Dommelen, sculptors Jeanine Pennell of Bonetown Studio and Dave Cann and Constance Bassett of Moorland Studio; glass artists Karen and Geoff Caldwell of Sunflower Glass Studio; and others. 11 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Film

Saturday Night at the Movies: Becoming Astrid, Mercer County Library. www.mcl.org. Borrow the featured title from the Hoopla catalog with a Mercer County Library card and watch it in the virtual company of your community. 8 p.m.

Sunday November 29

In Person

Hopewell Farmers Market, , 62 East Broad Street, Hopewell. www.fairgrownfarm.com/hopewell-farmers-market. Locally produced foods, plants, wines, and more. Masks and social distancing required. 9 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Holiday Music, Palmer Square, Princeton. www.plamersquare.com. Courtney’s Carolers perform. Noon to 2 p.m.

Sunday Afternoon Music and Vino, Hopewell Valley Vineyards, 46 Yard Road, Pennington, 609-737-4465. www.hopewellvalleyvineyards.com. HVV Jazz performs. 2 p.m. to 5 p.m.

Broadway Request Live, Music Mountain Theater, 1483 State Route 179, Lambertville. www.musicmountaintheatre.org. Audience can request tunes from their favorite shows. Socially distanced seating for 50 patrons. Virtual viewing available for home audience. 3 p.m.

Classical Music

Virtual Watch Party, Princeton University Concerts. www.princetonuniversityconcerts.org. Watch Party for the Princeton debut of British siblings Sheku Kanneh-Mason, cello, and Isata Kanneh-Mason, piano. Free. Register. Stream available through December 8. Sepcial tea service from The Simple Stove available to order. 3 p.m.

Pop Music

Fred Miller: A Tribute to Frank Sinatra, Princeton Public Library. www.princetonlibrary.org. Fred Miller presents a lecture-in-song that pays tribute to “Ol’ Blue Eyes.” Punctuated by anecdotes and biographical details, this musical tribute is drawn from Sinatra’s eventful, legendary life. Register. 3 p.m. to 4 p.m.

Art

Annual Studio Tour “From Home”, Covered Bridge Artisans, , 609-397-1535. www.coveredbridgeartisans.com. Artists share new work with visitors via Zoom. Participating artists include porcelain potter Katherine Hackl of Swan Street Studio; painters Bill Jersey and Annelies van Dommelen, sculptors Jeanine Pennell of Bonetown Studio and Dave Cann and Constance Bassett of Moorland Studio; glass artists Karen and Geoff Caldwell of Sunflower Glass Studio; and others. 11 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Lectures

Arturo Toscanini and the NBC Symphony Orchestra, The Sarnoff Collection, College of New Jersey. davidsarnoff.tcnj.edu. In 1937 famed Italian composer Arturo Toscanini came out of retirement to conduct the newly formed NBC Symphony Orchestra at the behest of RCA’s chairman, David Sarnoff. Zoom talk traces the history of Toscanini’s time with NBC, show Toscanini artifacts from the collection, and explain how it is that the Sarnoff came to possess the maestro’s house keys. Register. Free. 1:30 p.m.

Monday November 30

Literati

Trust in a Polarized Age, Princeton Public Library. www.princetonlibrary.org. Kevin Vallier, political philosopher and author of “Trust in a Polarized Age,” offers a counter-narrative to the prevailing sense of hopelessness that dogs the American political landscape in conversation with Nolan McCarty, Princeton University professor of politics and public affairs. Register. 7 p.m. to 8 p.m.

Faith

Christian Faith and How It Applies To the Major Issues of Our Time, Jewish Center of Princeton. www.thejewishcenter.org. First of two sessions led by the Rev. Dr. Deborah K. Blanks. Focus on the history, beliefs, and practices of the A.M.E church. Free. Register to adulteducation@thejewishcenter.org. 7:30 p.m.

Tuesday December 1

Art

Virtual Exhibition and Reflection, Princeton University Art Museum. artmuseum.princeton.edu. In honor of the 31st anniversary of Day With(out) Art, a day when cultural organizations raise awareness of AIDS, remember people who have died, and inspire positive action, the museum features a virtual exhibition, including works of art that reflect on the AIDS crisis, and invites the community to share thoughts and memories on the museum’s social media accounts. 9 a.m.

Literati

The African American Poetic Tradition, Princeton Public Library. www.princetonlibrary.org. Poets Tracy K. Smith and Kevin Young discuss the African American poetic tradition, read from their works and also read the works of others from the anthology “African American Poetry: 250 Years Of Struggle & Song.” Register. 5 p.m. to 6 p.m.

Good Causes

Virtual Information Session, CASA for Children of Mercer & Burlington Counties. www.casamb.org. Information on the non-profit organization that recruits, trains, and supervises community volunteers who speak up in Family Court for the best interests of children that have been removed from their families due to abuse and/or neglect and placed in the foster care system. Register by email to jduffy@casamercer.org. 11 a.m.

Faith

Great Minds Salon: Environmental Advocacy in the Age of Covid-19: Challenges and Opportunities, Jewish Center of Princeton. www.thejewishcenter.org. Led by Tirza S. Wahrman, an attorney in private practice who serves as a director of the Environmental Law Section of the New Jersey Bar. Register to adulteducation@thejewishcenter.org. 8 p.m.

Wednesday December 2

In Person

Festival of Trees, Morven Museum & Garden, 55 Stockton Street, Princeton. www.morven.org. Annual showcase of a juried collection of trees and mantles displayed throughout the museum’s galleries in addition to outdoor displays and lights. Free with museum admission. Continues daily through January 10, 2021. 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Literati

Author Talk, Mercer County Library. www.mcl.org. Join author, Nev March, as she discusses her debut novel, “Murder in Old Bombay.” March is the recent winner of the Minotaur Books/Mystery Writers of America Award for Best First Crime Fiction. After a long career in business analysis, in 2015 she returned to her passion, writing fiction, and now teaches creative writing at Rutgers-Osher Institute. Register by email to hopeprogs@mcl.org for GoTo Meeting link. 7 p.m.

Short Story Discussion: ‘A Burglar’s Christmas’ by Willa Cather, Mercer County Library. www.facebook.com/mclsnj. Join the discussion group, which focuses on a different short story the first Wednesday of every month. View the story at https://tinyurl.com/MCLSShort23. 8 p.m.

Mental Health

Strategies for Beating the Blues, Mercer County Library. www.mcl.org. Experiencing increased stress and anxiety, especially during the holiday season, can negatively impact your emotional and physical health. Join Jamie Winters, LSW, Primary Therapist, Senior Link Program with Princeton House Behavioral Health, for an uplifting program on recognizing the signs of depression and learning ways to cope with life’s stressors in a healthier way. Register by email to hopeprogs@mcl.org for GoTo Meeting link. 7 p.m.

Socials

Library Drawing Party, Mercer County Library. www.facebook.com/mclsnj. Follow along for a librarian-led drawing lesson, then share your finished work. For all ages. 7 p.m.