Whole Earth Center offers free “Healthy Living” discussion groups to gain useful information and healthy approaches to life.
Group A meets on Wednesdays at 7 p.m., September 25, October 9 and 23; November 6 and 20, and December 4. Group B meets Thursdays at 9:30 a.m., on September 26, October 10 and 24, November 7 and 21, and December 5. E-mail firstname.lastname@example.org or call 609-924-8021.
Mercer Family Organization is a non-profit 501(c)3 organization providing support, education, and advocacy to families of children with emotional, behavioral, or mental health challenges. Call 609-586-1200, Monday to Friday, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Delaware River Greenway Partnership and D & R Canal State Park were awarded grants to complete two habitat restoration projects along the Delaware River: a grassland restoration project in Hopewell Township, and an invasive species removal project in the Bulls Island Natural Area. Volunteers are being sought to help with the replanting effort on Sunday, October 6, and another day to be determined. Contact Stephanie Fox at email@example.com or 609-924-5705.
Princeton Tour Company has launched Princeton Genius Tours, self guided mobile phone tours. The 20-stop tour is $15. Guests receive an E-mail describing how to access the audio, geo-mapping, custom map, photos, an online trivia game, and foodie tours. www.princetongeniustours.com or 609-902-3637.
Assunpink Greeneway volunteer group is building a hiking trail through Robbinsville. Volunteers are needed in the building of the trail. Contact Robert Sokol at 608-918-1149 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Congregation Beth Chaim is launching a business networking initiative to strengthen businesses through sharing ideas and expertise. Rabbi Eric B. Wisnia, the spiritual leader of the congregation, said Jewish teaching is behind the formation of the new group. The inaugural meeting will be held Wednesday, September 25, at 7:30 a.m. Local business owners are encouraged to attend, but must register. Call 609-799-9401.
Baby and Parent Class
Princeton Junior School presents “You and Me Baby,” a new program for babies and caregivers at the school this fall. Classes will be held on Mondays from 1:45 to 2:45 p.m. for babies three to nine months old; and Thursdays from 9:30 to 10:30 a.m. for babies 10 months to two years. The 10-week sessions begin the week of September 16 and cost $200. email@example.com or 609-924-9175.
Princeton Area Girls Volleyball presents a nine-week clinic starting Thursday, September 12, at 7:30 p.m., at Princeton Academy Athletic Center. The focus is for girls in grades 5 to 10 who want to learn, practice, and have fun playing volleyball. PAG Club girls have the chance to participate in summer beach volleyball at Mercer County Park and attend Princeton University volleyball games. Visit wwvbclub.com/volleyball-clinics/pag-winter-session-clinic.
New Jersey Agricultural Society was awarded a $3,000 grant for its school gardening program. Teachers and schools can apply for garden grants in the spring. www.njagsociety.org or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Attitudes in Reverse is collecting 234 pairs of shoes for “In Their Shoes,” an upcoming exhibit. In the past three years 234 New Jersey residents ages 10 to 18 ended their lives. The organization wants to raise awareness of those who might be struggling with a mental health disorder and increase empathy and kindness towards those who might be different. E-mail Tricia Baker at email@example.com.
West Windsor Arts Council seeks professionals who are passionate about the arts and want to serve on a committee. Finance, accounting, legal, and fundraising experience are a plus. Contact Kay at 609-716-1931 or E-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.