Sunday, March 7, 2021

Lawrence Fireman Makes History of Trenton Firefighting

Michael Ratcliffe has been a journalist and a firefighter -- and now he is the author of a book on Trenton firefighting history.

Off the Presses, at the Library: Slavery in New Jersey

The Pennington Public Library will put a spotlight on slavery in New Jersey with a Zoom discussion led by “Stories of Slavery in New Jersey” author Rick Geffken on Sunday, January 31, at 3 p.m.

‘Journey to Now’ Channels 20 Years of Identity

Artworks Trenton is presenting regionally known artist Kalilah Sabree’s “Journey to Now – A Twenty Year Retrospective” from February 2 through March 3.

Opportunities

Opportunities for movie lovers, music teachers, and young ballplayers.

Trenton Barber Lathers Up Good Feelings and Kindness

85-year-old Joe Festa has operated his South Warren Street barber shop for 60 years.

Off The Presses: ‘Reinventing Masculinity’

"Reinventing Masculinity: The Liberating Power of Compassion and Connection” — by Edward M. Adams and Ed Frauenheim — joins the ongoing discussion regarding the psychological situation of men in a changing world, especially contemporary American men.

Gallery Director Balances Safety and Access to Art

It’s a bright winter afternoon and Mercer County Community College Gallery director Alice Thompson is busy interacting with regional artists picking up their artwork and helping Thompson get ready for 2021 exhibitions.

Theaters Get Creative to Engage Remote Audiences

More than nine months after stages went dark at the onset of the pandemic, theaters and other entertainment spaces are still unable to book musicians, movies, and plays, or pack the house with happy crowds.

GFS Seeks to Bolster Hamilton Arts Community

When it comes to arts and culture in Hamilton Township, seemingly everyone agrees on one thing: It all starts with Grounds For Sculpture.

Opportunities

Chances to give back in honor of Martin Luther King Jr. and opportunities in the arts for children and adults.

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The Fall of Icarus

You don’t expect to find insights into our troubled times from the Flemish Old Masters. But on a recent trip to Brussels I found myself wandering into the Royal Museum of Fine Arts.