The Trenton Downtown Association is looking for volunteers to support the operation and promotion of the 2018 Trenton Music Series. Duties include greeters, working informative tables, assisting artists, and production tasks. To register, e-mail Tom Gilmour at email@example.com, call 609-393-8998 or visit www.concerts.levittamp.org/volunteer_trenton.
CONTACT of Mercer County will host hotline volunteer training in five sessions held Monday through Friday, June 25 to 29, from 9:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. at Pennington United Methodist Church, 60 South Main Street, Pennington. The program includes mental health and first aid training certification. The $35 class fee includes a training book. To register, call 609-883-2880 or visit www.contactofmercer.org.
The Sourland Conservancy relies on volunteers to protect, promote and preserve the Sourland Mountain region. To volunteer, even for a few hours, send an e-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Friends of Princeton Open Space is looking for trail building and ecological restoration volunteers. Trail building volunteers will help create and maintain hiking trails by clearing paths, building boardwalks and stream crossings, and improving access to hiking trails.
Ecological restoration team members will help control invasive species, plant beneficial trees and wildflowers, and improve wildlife habitats. Email email@example.com or call 609-921-2772.
Submit Princeton Stories
Voices of Princeton is an oral history project to collect, share, and archive stories and memories of Princetonians. Working with a trained facilitator, pairs of Princetonians will discuss their experiences in town. These conversations will join 500 existing oral histories archived at the Historical Society of Princeton and will be publicly available online. If you or someone you know has a story to share, you can sign up for a facilitated recording session at www.voicesofprinceton.org.
The West Windsor Library is accepting entries for its annual Amateur Photo Contest. The theme for this year’s contest is “Landscapes,” and the deadline for submissions is Monday, September 10. Photos must be submitted in person at the West Windsor Branch Library in a 5×7 print format.
For further information, rules, and the official entry form contact the West Windsor Library’s Reference Desk at 609-275-8901 or visit www.mcl.org.
Discounted Opera Tickets
The Princeton Festival recently launched the Young Friends of the Princeton Festival program, which will offer a limited number of tickets to its production of “Madama Butterfly” at 40 percent off full price, including an intermission beverage. Participants must be 21 to 40 years old. The program is available for performances on June 16 at 7:30 p.m. and June 24 at 3 p.m. For more information, visit www.princetonfestival.org/ticket-information.