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Holiday Open House at the Hopewell Public Library

Hopewell Public Library 13 E Broad Street, Hopewell, NJ

On December 1, enjoy a chilly Sunday stroll in Hopewell Boro and visit the Hopewell Public Library's annual holiday Open House. Stop by between 1 and 3pm to enjoy homemade goodies, music, and good conversation with staff, volunteers, board members, and Friends of the HPL. At 1pm, there will be a short children’s program upstairs […]

Hopewell Public Library’s Wednesday Night Out: Hopewell Valley History Project

Hopewell Train Station Railroad Place, Hopewell, NJ

Are you interested in exploring the history of your house, your neighborhood, your town, your local forebearers? The good news is that there is a lot of information available on various sites online, and we also are blessed with a variety of institutions that are collecting and archiving local materials. But how and where do […]

Hopewell Public Library offers a “Beginning Your Family Research”

Hopewell Boro Train Station Railroad Place, Hopewell, NJ

You may have heard stories about your grandparents or their parents but you aren’t certain how to discover the details and truth behind the story. On Wednesday, February 5, 7pm at the Hopewell Train Station, learn how easy it is to research your family. Speaker Catherine Zahn will help you learn how to trace your […]


Landscaping with Native Plants

Hopewell Boro Train Station Railroad Place, Hopewell, NJ

Transform your property into a garden that is beautiful, supports our pollinators with food and habitat, and that requires less maintenance by using perennial native flowers, bushes, ground covers, and trees.  Native garden designer Judith Robinson will be joining the Hopewell Public Library on Wednesday, March 4, 7pm at the Hopewell Train Station.   Learn […]

Hopewell Public Library “Cook For Books”

Hopewell Public Library 13 E Broad Street, Hopewell, NJ

On Sunday April 24, 4-6 pm, the Hopewell Public Library is hosting a virtual live streaming gourmet dinner class experience - “Cook For Books.” Cook along and learn new techniques in your own kitchen! Join Shelley Wiseman of the Farm Cooking School (Titusville, N. J.) to learn how to prepare sweet and savory crepes, and […]


Hopewell Borough Garden Tour

Hopewell Public Library 13 E Broad Street, Hopewell, NJ

The Hopewell Public Library's Garden Tour is back! The Borough is home to some amazing horticulture. Hopewellians have cultivated native plant gardens, courtyard gardens, rain gardens, and much more. Now, thanks to their generous cooperation, the HPL hopes to bring their work to a wider audience! In total, this self-guided tour spans five gardens and […]


Twilight in Hazard: An Appalachian Reckoning with Hopewell Public Library

Hopewell Train Station Railroad Place, Hopewell, NJ

Join the Hopewell Public Library (HPL) for a Wednesday Night Lecture Series on Wednesday, September 1, 2021 from 7-8pm at the Hopewell Train Station as HPL welcomes Alan Maimon, author of "Twilight in Hazard: An Appalachian Reckoning." The event is free and open to all. From investigative reporter and Pulitzer Prize finalist Alan Maimon comes the […]

Choosing to Conquer: The Women Who Won the Vote

Hopewell Theater 5 S. Greenwood Ave, Hopewell, NJ

Hopewell Public Library's Wednesday Night Out: Hopewell author Nancy B. Kennedy brings the woman suffrage fight to life with historic and current-day photos in her talk, "Choosing to Conquer: The Women Who Won the Vote." Drawing from her book, "Women Win the Vote! 19 for the 19th Amendment," she blends stories of little-known local suffragists […]


Hopewell Train Stations: History and Art

Hopewell Theater 5 S. Greenwood Ave., Hopewell, NJ

In person at The Hopewell Theater, 5 South Greenwood Avenue, Hopewell, NJ or online over Zoom. Registration required Information and Zoom registration: https://www.hopewellvalleyhistory.org/programs.html#TrainStations   Doug Dixon of the Hopewell Valley History Project will present a visual history of the National Register-listed  Hopewell and Pennington train stations, which were built in 1876. Meet the artists:  Also chat […]