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 October 21

In Person

Garden Tours, Morven Museum & Garden, 55 Stockton Street, Princeton. www.morven.org. Docent-led what’s in bloom tours. Tours available Wednesdays through Saturdays. $10. Box lunch available for additional $20. Masks required. Register. 11 a.m.

Blood Drive, New Jersey Blood Services, Hightstown American Legion, 895 Route 130 North, East Windsor, 800-933-2566. www.nybloodcenter.org. 1:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.

Classical Music

Downtown Lunchtime Recital Series, First Reformed Church of New Brunswick. www.facebook.com/FRCNewBrunswick. Emily Sensenbach-Gopal plays solo organ works including Cesar Franck’s Piece heroique, Florence Price’s “The Goblin and the Mosquito,” to the propulsive rhythm of Adolphus Hailstork’s “Prelude” (Suite for Organ). Livestreamed via Facebook. 12:15 p.m.

Live Music

Bob Egan and Friends Virtual Piano Bar, . www.bobeganentertainment.com. Bob Egan and Friends perform music of the Rat Pack. Visit www.facebook.com/onlinePianoBar. 8 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.

History

When Women Lost the Vote, Morven Museum & Garden & Historical Society of Princeton. www.princetonhistory.org. Marcela Micucci, curatorial fellow at the Museum of the American Revolution discusses her museum’s exhibition, When Women Lost the Vote, which includes a portrait of Morven’s Annis Boudinot Stockton. Register. $15. 4:30 p.m.

Lectures

Book Talk, Princeton School of Public and International Affairs. spia.princeton.edu. Peter Baker, chief White House correspondent for The New York Times, and Susan Glasser, founding editor of Politico Magazine, discuss their book, “The Man Who Ran Washington: The Life and Times of James A. Baker III.” Register for Zoom presentation. Free. 1:30 p.m.

Annual Dance and Philosophy Lecture, Center for Women in the Arts and Humanities, Rutgers University. cwah.rutgers.edu. Featuring Dr. Halifu Osumare, professor emerita in the Department of African American and African Studies at University of California, Davis. She has been a dancer, choreographer, arts administrator, and scholar of black popular culture for more than 40 years. Via Zoom. Register. 4 p.m. to 5 p.m.

Living Aum Shinrikyo After Leaving It: Time, Emotion, and Community, Center for the Study of Religion, Princeton University. eap.princeton.edu/events. Erica Baffelli of the University of Manchester speaks about former members of a group who launched a sarin gas attack in the Tokyo subway in 1995. Register. 4:30 p.m.

Sustainable Princeton: Going Beyond, Princeton Public Library. www.princetonlibrary.org. Jonathan Ratner, sector adviser for clean energy and green finance for the New Jersey Economic Development Authority, and Princeton Councilwoman Michelle Pirone Lambros, liaison to the Economic Development Committee, discuss sustainability and economic growth in an event moderated by Yamile Slebi, board president of Sustainable Princeton. 7 p.m. to 8 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.

Thursday October 22

In Person

Princeton Farmers Market, Franklin Avenue Lot, Princeton. www.princetonfarmersmarket.com. Vendors sell fresh produce, meats, baked goods, and artisanal products. Face coverings and social distancing required. 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Kayak Nature Tours, Mercer County Park Commission, Mercer County Marina, 334 South Post Road, West Windsor. www.mercercountyparks.org. Participants will kayak along the lake shore and in the coves to encounter basking turtles, feeding songbirds, and even carnivorous plants. Boats, binoculars, and life vests provided. Basic kayak instruction is provided before the tour. For ages 16 and up. Register. $30; $25 for Mercer County residents. 1 p.m. to 4 p.m.

Music and Vino, Hopewell Valley Vineyards, 46 Yard Road, Pennington, 609-737-4465. www.hopewellvalleyvineyards.com. Sahara Moon presents folk/jazz/blues with indie flare. 6 p.m. to 9 p.m.

John Bianculli Trio, Americana Kitchen & Bar, 356 Route 130, East Windsor. John Bianculli Trio with Sue Williams on bass and Tom Baker on drums. Indoor and heated outdoor dining available. 7 p.m. to 9:30 p.m.

On Stage

Mental Amusements, Bristol Riverside Theater. www.brtstage.org. Interactive, virtual mind-reading show by mentalist Vinny DePonto. Recommended for ages 16 and up. Front row tickets, $50, allow for audience participation. General admission $35. 8 p.m.

Film

Combahee Experimental: Celebrating Black Women’s Experimental Filmmaking, Lewis Center for the Arts, Princeton University. arts.princeton.edu/vis-film-series. Zoom webinar on “The Black Surreal” with multimedia artist Simone Leigh and Black feminist theorist of visual culture and contemporary art Tina Campt, with guests Nuotama Bodomo and Madeleine Hunt-Ehrlich. Register. Free. 6 p.m.

Literati

Jennifer Carlson and Michael Sierra-Arvalo, Labyrinth Books. www.labyrinthbooks.com. Jennifer Carlson, a professor of sociology, government, and public policy at the University of Arizona, discusses her book, “Policing the Second Amendment,” with Michael Sierra-Arevalo, a sociologist at the University of Texas-Austin. Register. 7 p.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.

Gardens

Thursday Night Nature, Bowman’s Hill Wildflower Preserve, New Hope, Pennsylvania. www.bhwp.org. Series of guest lectures via Zoom continues with “Owls” with Tyler Christensen. Register. $15. 7 p.m. to 8 p.m.

Wellness

We Are What We Eat, The Suppers Programs. www.thesuppersprograms.org. Dr. Aly Cohen, a board certified rheumatologist, integrative medicine specialist, and environmental health expert, gives tips for how to make safer, smarter lifestyle choices. Register. 4 p.m. to 5 p.m.

History

The Justice Bell & Women’s Fight for the Vote Panel Discussion & Viewing, Morven Museum & Garden & Historical Society of Princeton. www.princetonhistory.org. Panel discussion with Justice Bell Foundation Executive Director Amanda Owen and Justice Bell creator Katharine Wentworth Ruschenberger’s great niece Sandi Tatnall, and Historical Society of Princeton’s Curator Stephanie Schwartz following the screening of the celebrated documentary, Finding Justice: The Untold Story of Women’s Fight for the Vote, telling the story of a band of intrepid women and their one-ton bronze bell that became a celebrated icon of the women’s suffrage movement. Register. $10. 6 p.m.

Lectures

Morality: A Natural History, 55-Plus Club of Princeton. www.princeton.com/groups/55plus. Meeting and presentation via Zoom with Roger Moseley. Free; $3 donation requested. 10 a.m.

Lectures on Public Policy Series, Institute for Advanced Study. www.ias.edu/ias-PublicPolicy2020. Nicholas Lehman, professor of journalism at Columbia University, gives a talk on Zoom titled “The Financial Economy: Where It Came From and What Might Come Next.” Register. Free. 5:30 p.m.

Artist Talk, Princeton University Art Museum. artmuseum.princeton.edu. Duane Michals, a photographer known for his work with series, multiple exposures, and the essential use of text in his images, leads a candid discussion touching on topics such as metaphysics, personal identity, the nature of memory, photography, and filmmaking. Free via Zoom. 5:30 p.m.

Autumn Evening Series, New Jersey State Museum. www.statemuseum.nj.gov. Virtual conversations between museum curators and staff on a range of topics. Each program features a thematic drink creation, spirited dialogue, and a round of trivia via Zoom. Topic: Ghosts of NJ Past. Register. Free. 8 p.m.

Socials

Art Making: Gestures & Expressions, Arts Council of Princeton & Princeton University Art Museum. artmuseum.princeton.edu. Artist Barbara DiLorenzo teaches via Zoom. Free. 8 p.m.

Friday October 23

In Person

Corn Maze, Howell Farm, 70 Woodens Lane, Hopewell, 609-397-2555. www.howellfarm.org. Four-acre maze with the theme “bridges of Mercer County” with two miles of paths, victory bridge, games, and more. Courtyard with pumpkins, food tent, private hayrides, and more. Register. $10. Noon to 8 p.m.

After Rain, Princeton Academy of Art, Stockton Learning Center, Morven Museum & Garden, 55 Stockton Street, Princeton. Solo exhibit by Irene Feng, a student at Stuart Country Day School, with works that reflect her identity as a Chinese American art student submersed in western culture in addition to her attempts to re-connect to her Chinese heritage, nature and ideas regarding societal advancements. 5 p.m.

The Mechanic Street Revolution: Ben Franklin Wit & Wisdom, Mountaintop Marketing, West Mechanic Street, New Hope, PA. mechanicstreetrevolution.eventbrite.com. Meet, eat, and drink with re-enactors who have made it their passion to become informed about the American Revolution and its rich history in the Delaware River towns. Register. $60 to $75 includes three-course dinner, one adult beverage, and presentation. Social distancing measures required. 5:30 p.m.

Music and Vino, Hopewell Valley Vineyards, 46 Yard Road, Pennington, 609-737-4465. www.hopewellvalleyvineyards.com. The Lifters with classic rock. 6 p.m. to 9 p.m.

Carpool Cinema, Acme Screening Room, 204 North Union Street, Lambertville. www.acmescreeningroom.org. Parking lot screening of “Beetlejuice.” Register. $30 per car. 7 p.m.

Dracula, Music Mountain Theater, 1483 State Route 179, Lambertville, 609-397-3337. www.musicmountaintheatre.org. Bram Stoker’s classic. Socially distanced seating for 50 patrons and 20 drive-in spots for vehicles. Virtual viewing available for home audience. 8 p.m.

Classical Music

Virtual Season Preview, Capital Singers of Trenton, 609-434-2781. www.capitalsingers.org. Live recordings, chat with conductor Vinroy Brown, and guest appearances. Register. $20. 7 p.m.

On Stage

Mental Amusements, Bristol Riverside Theater. www.brtstage.org. Interactive, virtual mind-reading show by mentalist Vinny DePonto. Recommended for ages 16 and up. Front row tickets, $50, allow for audience participation. General admission $35. 8 p.m. and 10:30 p.m.

For Seniors

FYI Seminar, Princeton Senior Resource Center. www.princetonsenior.org. Ken Wolski, executive director of the Coalition for Medical Marijuana-New Jersey, explains the ins and outs of medical marijuana via Zoom. Register. Free. 11:45 a.m.

Saturday October 24

In Person

Farmers Market, Montgomery Friends of Open Space, Village Shopping Center, 1340 Route 206 South, Skillman, 609-915-0817. www.montgomeryfriends.org. Jersey Fresh produce and farm products, baked goods, chicken, eggs, sausage, and more. One person per family. Face covering and social distancing required. 9 a.m. to noon.

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.

West Windsor Community Farmers’ Market, Vaughn Drive Lot, Princeton Junction Train Station. www.westwindsorfarmersmarket.org. Vendors sell fresh produce, meats, baked goods, and more. Yes We Can! food drive ongoing. Face masks required. Bring your own bags. Limit of two shoppers per family. 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.

Bike Drive, Robbinsville Hamilton Rotary Club, Friendly’s, Foxmoor Shopping Center, 1031 Washington Boulevard, Robbinsville, 609-577-2536. www.rhrotary.org. Collecting used bikes to donate to the Boys & Girls Club Bike Exchange. 10 a.m. to 1 p.m.

Family Fun Fall Weekends, Terhune Orchards, 330 Cold Soil Road, Princeton, 609-924-2310. www.terhuneorchards.com. Activities for kids including adventure barn, hay bale maze, pony rides, pumpkin picking & painting, pedal tractors, and exploring the farm trail. Live music, apple products, wine, and more. Timed entry ticket required. $10; children under 3 free. 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Pumpkin Painting Party, Color Me Mine, Princeton Shopping Center, 301 North Harrison Street, Princeton. princeton.colormemine.com. Choose a Halloween or fall-themed piece and paint outdoors under the covered walkway. Register. $5 studio fee; kids in costume paint free. 11 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Princeton Makes Art, Arts Council of Princeton, 102 Witherspoon Street, Princeton. www.artscouncilofprinceton.org. Join Princeton’s first ever Augmented Reality Art Challenge by downloading the Just a Line app that allows you to draw on top of any location in Princeton. Just point your camera to where you want to draw, and start creating your artwork on your phone. Submit your work using the hashtag #princetonmakesARt on Instagram to be entered into a drawing for a prize package. Noon to 8 p.m.

Corn Maze, Howell Farm, 70 Woodens Lane, Hopewell, 609-397-2555. www.howellfarm.org. Four-acre maze with the theme “bridges of Mercer County” with two miles of paths, victory bridge, games, and more. Courtyard with pumpkins, food tent, private hayrides, and more. Register. $10. Noon to 8 p.m.

The Mechanic Street Revolution: Ben Franklin Wit & Wisdom, Mountaintop Marketing, West Mechanic Street, New Hope, PA. mechanicstrevolution10-18.eventbrite.com. Meet, eat, and drink with re-enactors who have made it their passion to become informed about the American Revolution and its rich history in the Delaware River towns. Register. $40 includes lunch, one adult beverage, and presentation. Social distancing measures required. Noon. or 1:30 or 3 p.m.

Fall Music, Palmer Square Green, Princeton. www.palmersquare.com. Duo from Kindred Spirit plays classic rock, folk, and jazz. Free. Noon to 2:30 p.m.

Music and Vino, Hopewell Valley Vineyards, 46 Yard Road, Pennington, 609-737-4465. www.hopewellvalleyvineyards.com. Victor Tarassov and Yannaki Arriaza with Spanish guitar in the afternoon, Catmoondaddy with pock/pop in the evening. 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. and 6 to 9 p.m.

Rob Messina, Working Dog Winery, 610 Windsor Perrineville Road, East Windsor, 609-371-6000. www.workingdogwinerynj.com. Free live music. Wine available for purchase. 1 p.m. to 5 p.m.

Day of the Dead Art Workshop: Sugar Skulls, Arts Council of Princeton, 102 Witherspoon Street, Princeton. www.artscouncilofprinceton.org. Socially-distanced, outdoor workshops to learn about this culturally rich holiday and the traditional folk arts associated with it. Register. $30 to $35. 3 p.m. to 5 p.m.

Dracula, Music Mountain Theater, 1483 State Route 179, Lambertville, 609-397-3337. www.musicmountaintheatre.org. Bram Stoker’s classic. Socially distanced seating for 50 patrons. Virtual viewing available for home audience. 3 p.m.

Harrowing History, Bordentown Historical Society, Divine Word Missionaries, 101 Park Street, Bordentown. www.bordentownhistory.org. Six of Bordentown’s most shocking 19th and early 20th century true tales will come to life in an evening of theatrical storytelling, held outdoors under a tent. Register at brownpapertickets.com. 6 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.

Park-In Movie, Music Mountain Theater, 1483 State Route 179, Lambertville. www.musicmountaintheatre.org. Parking lot film screening of “Scream” to be viewed from your car via FM radio frequency. Register. $25 per vehicle. 7 p.m.

Carpool Cinema, Acme Screening Room, 204 North Union Street, Lambertville. www.acmescreeningroom.org. Parking lot screening of “The Rocky Horror Picture Show.” Register. $30 per car. 8 p.m.

Art

Livestream Launch, Art Against Racism: Memorial.Monument.Movement. www.artagainstracism.org. Live and pre-recorded video of music, poetry, performance, and interviews on the themes of racial and social justice, as well as a virtual video gallery of artwork. The artists behind the artwork talk about what motivated them and what this moment in time means, and why it is so important to vote. 8 p.m.

Featured guests will include poet and Newark Mayor Ras Baraka, who will give a spoken word performance; artist, writer, and scholar Nell Painter; Philadelphia Mural Arts founder Jane Golden; emerging rapper Echezona, whose music is a rallying cry for social change and racial justice; poets Michelle Black Smith-Tompkins, Gail Mitchell, and David Herrstrom; folk artist David Brahinsky; Congressman Hank Johnson, of Georgia; and Kansas City mural artist and Black Summer 2020 curator Harold Smith. There will be live video of public art from muralists in Milwaukee, Trenton, Kansas City, San Diego, Bridgeport and Newark.

Family Theater

Milk & Cookies, State Theater New Jersey. www.stnj.org. Charlotte Blake Alston shares her African and African American tales via video. Link to recording will be active through December 23. 10 a.m.

Good Causes

Cooking with CASA, CASA for Children Mercer Burlington. www.casamb.org. “Kid-Friendly Pasta Making” with Chef Michael Scipione. First in a series of virtual cooking classes with renowned chefs to support CASA’s mission and work with children in foster care. Register. $25. 10 a.m. to 11 a.m.

Benefit Galas

At Home 2020: A Gala Celebration, Bucks County Playhouse. www.buckscountyplayhouse.org. Virtual benefit featuring a musical presentation and interview by Bucks County Playhouse executive producer Robyn Goodman with musical icon Cyndi Lauper. Home-delivered picnic basket and Zoom pre-show happy hour available. Register. Packages start at $600. 7 p.m.

Lectures

Family Mathematics Talk, Institute for Advanced Study. www.ias.edu/ias-FamilyScience2020. Brown University math professor Richard Schwartz speaks with children about infinite geometric space, reads from his book “Life on the Infinite Farm,” and leads a question-and-answer session via Zoom. Register. Free. 11 a.m.

Sunday October 25

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.

Mindfulness in Nature: A Guided Sensory Walk, Friends of Princeton Open Space. www.fopos.org. Alex Crowley, a nurse practitioner and Association of Nature and Forest Therapy certified fuide, leads a short, structured walk, including a lot of sitting time, incorporates exercises to help participants focus on mindfulness and attentiveness in nature, while also embracing the many opportunities for creativity and serendipity offered by the forest. Register. $30. 9 a.m. to 11 a.m.

Tricks and Treats Drive-Thru, Music Mountain Theater, 1483 Route 179, Lambertville, 609-397-3337. www.musicmountaintheatre.org. Parking lot drive-through features favorite characters, photo opportunities, and treats in a contact-free environment. Register. $10 per car. 10 a.m. to 1 p.m.

Family Fun Fall Weekends, Terhune Orchards, 330 Cold Soil Road, Princeton, 609-924-2310. www.terhuneorchards.com. Activities for kids including adventure barn, hay bale maze, pony rides, pumpkin picking & painting, pedal tractors, and exploring the farm trail. Live music, apple products, wine, and more. Timed entry ticket required. $10; children under 3 free. 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Corn Maze, Howell Farm, 70 Woodens Lane, Hopewell, 609-397-2555. www.howellfarm.org. Four-acre maze with the theme “bridges of Mercer County” with two miles of paths, victory bridge, games, and more. Courtyard with pumpkins, food tent, private hayrides, and more. Register. $10. Noon to 4 p.m.

Park Foliage Hike, Washington Crossing State Park, 335 Washington Crossing Pennington Road, Titusville, 609-737-0609. Naturalist-guided 3.5 to 4 mile hike taking on the park’s natural and historic areas, and several interesting and remote sections of the park during the fall foliage season. Wear sturdy footwear. Bring drinking water, a snack, and a pair of binoculars (if you wish). Ages 9 and up. Register. Free. 1:30 p.m. to 4 p.m.

An Outdoor Return to Boheme – Strings Style, Boheme Opera NJ, Diamonds, 69 Route 156, Yardville. www.bohemeopera.com. String trio featuring members of the Boheme Opera NJ Orchestra performs classical, opera, broadway, and pop music under a tent. Light Italian fare provided. Register. $55. Email BONJGUILD@gmail.com for more information. 2 p.m. to 5 p.m.

Walk & Talk, Friends of Princeton Open Space. www.fopos.org. Walk with ecological artist Susan Hoenig to see the White Oak + American Chestnut Leaf Sculptures in the Mountain Lakes Nature Preserve. Wear a mask and comfortable walking shoes that can get dirty. Register. $5. 2 p.m. to 3:30 p.m.

Chris Swatt, Working Dog Winery, 610 Windsor Perrineville Road, East Windsor, 609-371-6000. www.workingdogwinerynj.com. Free live music. Wine available for purchase. Food from Twisted Steaks Food Truck starting at noon. 2 p.m. to 5 p.m.

Sunday Afternoon Music and Vino, Hopewell Valley Vineyards, 46 Yard Road, Pennington, 609-737-4465. www.hopewellvalleyvineyards.com. HVV Jazz performs. 3 p.m. to 6 p.m.

Dracula, Music Mountain Theater, 1483 State Route 179, Lambertville, 609-397-3337. www.musicmountaintheatre.org. Bram Stoker’s classic. Socially distanced seating for 50 patrons. Virtual viewing available for home audience. 3 p.m.

Literati

Small Talk: G. Scott Clemons, Friends of the Princeton University Library. libcal.princeton.edu/calendar/events/6955633. G. Scott Clemons presents from his collection to illustrate the history and influence of the Aldine Press, founded in 15th-century Venice, on the worlds of editing, printing, typography, book design, binding and collecting. Clemons is recognized as a world-renowned collector and author, the director of the Journal of the History of Ideas, and a magna cum laude graduate of Princeton University. Register. 3 p.m.

Faith

Jerusalem: City of the Book, Allen and Joan Bildner Center for the Study of Jewish Life, Rutgers University. bildnercenter.rutgers.edu. Benjamin Balint, coauthor of Jerusalem: City of the Book, discusses unusual caretakers of Jewish library collections; Father Columba Stewart, executive director of the Hill Museum & Manuscript Library at Saint John’s University, talks about rare early Christian and Islamic manuscripts; and Bedross Der Matossian, associate professor of history at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln and president of the Society for Armenian Studies, explores literary treasures of Armenian Jerusalem. The panel also addresses how libraries and archives continue to play a critical role in preserving history and culture, and showcases current efforts to digitize and preserve endangered documents. Register. Free. 2 p.m.

A Taste of Kabbalah, Jewish Center of Princeton. www.thejewishcenter.org. Daniel Matt, Ph.D., explores some of the essential teachings of Kabbalah, the Jewish mystical tradition. Free. Register to adulteducation@thejewishcenter.org for Zoom link. 3:30 p.m.

Lectures

Operation Ballot: Electronics and Elections, The Sarnoff Collection, College of New Jersey. davidsarnoff.tcnj.edu. Join the Sarnoff Collection curator for this special, pre-election talk about the history of computer predictions from the 1952 UNIVAC stunt to NBC’s “Operation Ballot.” Via Zoom. 1:30 p.m.

Schools

Virtual Middle School Open House, The Pennington School, 609-737-6128. www.pennington.org/admission/open-house. Information for prospective students in grades 6 to 8 and their families. Register. 1 p.m. to 3 p.m.

Monday October 26

In Person

Greenwood Avenue Farmers Market, , Corner of Hudson and Greenwood Avenue, 609-278-9677. www.greenwoodavefm.org. Fresh produce, vegetables, tropical fruit, meat, and eggs. Reserved for seniors and people with disabilities, noon to 1 p.m. Free youth meals served 1 to 3 p.m. Noon to 4 p.m.

Literati

Book Talk, Princeton School of Public and International Affairs. spia.princeton.edu. Charlotte Alter, national correspondent for TIME Magazine; and Julian Zelizer, professor of history and public affairs at Princeton University, discuss Alter’s “The Ones We’ve Been Waiting For: How a New Generation of Leaders Will Transform America.” Register for Zoom information. Free. 4:30 p.m.

Lectures

Living on the International Space Station, Mercer County Library. www.mcl.org. Paul Cirillo, a volunteer outreach ambassador for NASA’s Jet Propulsion Laboratory, shares photographs and information about how astronauts live and work in space. Register to hopeprogs@mcl.org for GoToMeeting link. 7 p.m.

The Technology of Broadcast Television and Its Impact – Past, Present, and Future, The Sarnoff Collection, College of New Jersey. davidsarnoff.tcnj.edu. Glenn Reitmeier reviews the history of television standards in the US and discusses the fundamental aspects of the technology used in each generation of standards. Via Zoom. 7:30 p.m.

Tuesday October 27

On Stage

Mental Amusements, Bristol Riverside Theater. www.brtstage.org. Interactive, virtual mind-reading show by mentalist Vinny DePonto. Recommended for ages 16 and up. Front row tickets, $50, allow for audience participation. General admission $35. 8 p.m.

Literati

Caroline Walker Bynum in Conversation with Brooke Holmes, Labyrinth Books. www.labyrinthbooks.com. Caroline Walker Bynum, an historian at the Institute for Advanced Study, discusses her book, “Dissimilar Similitudes: Devotional Objects in Late Medieval Europe,” with Brooke Holmes, a professor of classics at Princeton. Register. 6 p.m.

Wellness

Nutritional Strategies for Gastrointestinal Health, Suppers Program, The Suppers Programs. www.thesuppersprograms.org. Dr. Julie Pantelick leads a discussion and Q&A about nutritional strategies that can help your digestive system function more efficiently and improve your overall health and sense of well-being. Register. 4 p.m. to 5 p.m.

Lectures

Sourland ‘Train Station’ Seminar Series, Sourland Conservancy. www.sourland.org. “The Natural Web: Who Needs Plants?” with Mary Anne Borge. Register at tiny.cc/SC2020Train. 7 p.m.

Schools

Creating Inclusive Schools for LGBT+ Students, Princeton Public Library. www.princetonlibrary.org. Thomas Foley and Jen Simon of Princeton Unified Middle School discuss the importance of creating inclusive schools for LGBT+ students with author Kryss Shane of “The Educator’s Guide to LGBT+ Inclusion.” 7 p.m. to 8 p.m.

Wednesday October 28

In Person

Garden Tours, Morven Museum & Garden, 55 Stockton Street, Princeton. www.morven.org. Docent-led what’s in bloom tours. Tours available Wednesdays through Saturdays. $10. Box lunch available for additional $20. Masks required. Register. 11 a.m.

Live Music

Bob Egan and Friends Virtual Piano Bar, . www.bobeganentertainment.com. Bob Egan and Friends perform Halloween-themed music. Visit www.facebook.com/onlinePianoBar. 8 p.m.

Literati

Poetry Reading, Princeton Public Library. www.princetonlibrary.org. Poets Maxine Susman and Juditha Dowd read from their works which center the lives and stories of women. Audience Q&A to follow. 7 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.

For Teens

Careers Without College Panel, Princeton Learning Cooperative. www.princetonlearningcooperative.org. Zoom-based panel discussion and community conversation about the kinds of careers young people can pursue without a college degree. A group of panelists discusses various paths available through trade schools, apprenticeship opportunities, direct work experience, and entrepreneurial endeavors. Question and answer to follow. Register. Free. 7 p.m.

Politics

Who and What Will Likely Shape the Outcome of the Election?, Princeton Public Library. www.princetonlibrary.org. New Jersey political analyst Ingrid Reed hosts the second in a three session series. Register for Crowdcast presentation. 6:30 p.m. to 7:30 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.