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Friday, January 27, 2023

MercerMe Community Calendar:
Events happening in and around Hopewell Valley

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Vintage Valentine’s Day Postcards (virtual)

In honor of the February Valentine’s Day holiday, David Burchell will present a brief history of the wide variety of century old postcards in his collection with a special focus on the topic of Valentine’s Day, on Thursday, February 2, 7pm. He will discuss the common practice of daily communication with “postals”, the everyday “emails” of a […]

Freedom to All: New Jersey’s African-American Civil War Soldiers (virtual)

Join discussion Freedom to All: New Jersey's African-American Civil War Soldiers on Wednesday, February 8, 7pm, virtually hosted by the Mercer County Library System. Author and historian, Joseph G. Bilby discusses his book, Freedom to All, which explores the contributions of New Jersey's African-American Civil War soldiers.  An often overlooked subject, Mr. Bilby expands on the involvement […]

The Life of Belle da Costa Greene (virtual)

Join the Mercer County Library System on Wednesday, February 15, 7pm as Jeanne Johnson, docent at Princeton University Art Museum, as well as Morven Museum and Garden, presents the story of a phenomenal woman, Belle da Costa Greene, who became one of the most prominent librarians in American history. While cataloging and working with rare books at […]

Grand Homes & Gardens – 2023 Series

Morven Museum & Garden 55 Stockton Street, Princeton, NJ

Morven Museum & Garden is pleased to present the 2023 Grand Homes & Gardens Speaker Series: Trailblazers and Trendsetters. Join us as we explore the people and spaces, past and present, who cultivated new opportunities and inspired breakthrough trends for future generations of landscape architects, designers, entrepreneurs, and horticulturalists. Today, these places continue the work […]

$10 – $90

East Windsor’s African American West Airport Road Community

The West Airport Road Project will commemorate contributions to agriculture and commerce in the Hightstown-East Windsor area by the Sumbry family and others who worked and lived there. In his talk on Wednesday, February 22, 7pm Charles (Cappy) Stults, president of the Hightstown-East Windsor Historical Society, will outline that history and describe plans to erect interpretive […]