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#h#Classical Music#/h#

#b#Orpheus Chamber Orchestra, Institute for Advanced Study#/b#, Wolfensohn Hall, Einstein Drive, Princeton, 609-951-4458. www.ias.edu Paul Moravec’s "Brandenburg Gate" and Haydn’s Symphony No. 59 (Fire Symphony). Register. Free. #b#6:30 p.m. and 8:30 p.m.#/b#

#b#Concert, Princeton University#/b#, Richardson Auditorium, 609-258-9220. www.princeton.org "Swing: Standard Time" presented by the university’s Concert Jazz Ensemble directed by Anthony Branker. $15. #b#8 p.m. #/b#

#h#Jazz & Blues#/h#

#b#Jazz Cabaret, Beth El Synagogue#/b#, 50 Maple Stream Road, East Windsor, 609-443-4454. Rick Fiori Jazz Trio featuring Pat Andreoli. Wine and cheese. Benefit for American Friends of Magen David Adom and Beth El’s tuition scholarship fund. $18 to $25. #b#8 p.m. #/b#

#b#Mamadou Diabate Quartet, Arts Council of Princeton#/b#, 102 Witherspoon Street, 609-924-8777. www.artscouncilofprinceton.org Concert blends African and African-American genres. $35. #b#8 p.m. #/b#

#h#Art#/h#

#b#Art Exhibit, A Mano Galleries#/b#, 42 South Main Street, New Hope, 215-862-5122. www.amanogalleries.com Opening reception for "Arts Across the River" highlighting the work of 15 artists and craftsmen featuring fiber art, paper vessels, glass, ceramics, woodturning, photographs, painting, baskets, and jewelry. On view to November 16. #b#6 p.m. to 9 p.m.#/b#

#b#Art Exhibit, Artists’ Gallery#/b#, 32 Coryell Street, Lambertville, 609-397-4588. www.lambertvillearts.com Opening reception for "Through the Glass," an exhibition of new works by Charles Katzenbach and John Treichler featuring painted mirrors, glass panes, and photographs. On view to November 2. #b#6 p.m. to 9 p.m.#/b#

#b#Art Exhibit, Bucks Gallery of Fine Art#/b#, 201 South State Street, Newton, PA, 215-579-0050. www.bucksgalleryoffineart.com Opening reception for the "Sixth Annual Exhibition of Gallery Artists" featuring works of James Feehan, Michael Guinn, and Harriet Wiseman. On view to November 1. #b#6 p.m. to 9 p.m.#/b#

#b#Art Exhibit, desChamps Gallery#/b#, 7 Lambert Lane, Lambertville, 609-397-2100. www.deschampsgallery.com Opening reception for "Atmosphere and Light" featuring egg tempera paintings of Jeff Gola. On view to November 9. #b#5 p.m. #/b#

#b#Grounds For Sculpture#/b#, 18 Fairgrounds Road, Hamilton, 609-689-1089. www.groundsforsculpture.org Opening reception for the outstanding student achievement in contemporary sculpture award exhibition presented by the International Sculpture Center. Works of sculptors Allan Houser and Michael Naranjo featured. By invitation. Register. Exhibit, opening to the public on Sunday, October 12, is on view through April 26. #b#2 p.m. #/b#

#b#Art Exhibit, Princeton University Art Museum#/b#, Princeton campus, 609-258-3788. www.princetonartmuseum.org First day for "Felix Candela: Engineer, Builder, Structural Artist." On view to February 22. #b#10 a.m. #/b#

#b#Highlights Tour, Princeton University Art Museum#/b#, Princeton campus., 609-258-3788. www.princetonartmuseum.org Tour by museum docent. Free. #b#2 p.m. #/b#

#b#Art Exhibit, Princeton University Art Museum#/b#, Princeton campus, 609-258-3788. www.princetonartmuseum.org First day for "Body Memory." On view to January 4. #b#10 a.m. #/b#

#b#Art Exhibit, Travis Gallery#/b#, 6089 Route 202, Solebury, PA, 215-794-3903. www.travisgallery.com Opening reception for "The Traditions Continues: Father and Son" features works of Ray and Bradley Hendershot. Ray, a watercolor artist, is the author of "Texture Techniques for Winning Watercolors." His son, Bradley, is primarily a painter of coastal Maine and his home state of Pennsylvania. On view to November 1. #b#5 p.m. to 8 p.m.#/b#

#h#Dance#/h#

#b#Venezuela Viva, State Theater#/b#, 15 Livingston Avenue, New Brunswick, 732-246-7469. www.StateTheatreNJ.org Dance and music through Venezuelan history from the 15th to 21st centuries. $30 to $65. #b#8 p.m. #/b#

#h#Drama#/h#

#b#You Never Can Tell, Actors’ NET#/b#, 635 North Delmorr Avenue, Morrisville, 215-295-3694. www.actorsnetbucks.org $20. #b#8 p.m. #/b#

#b#The Spitfire Grill, Bristol Riverside Theater#/b#, 120 Radcliffe Street, Bristol, 215-785-0100. www.brtstage.org Musical based on the 1996 film. $34 to $42. #b#2 p.m. and 8 p.m.#/b#

#b#Phantom of the Opera, Bucks County Playhouse#/b#, 70 South Main Street, New Hope, 215-862-2041. www.buckscountyplayhouse.com Musical. $23. #b#4 p.m. and 8 p.m.#/b#

#b#The Trial of the Century, Famous Trials Theater#/b#, Hunterdon County Courthouse, 75 Main Street, Flemington, 908-595-4849. www.famoustrials.com Dramatic reenactment of the 1935 Lindbergh baby kidnapping trial. $35 to $50. Reservations suggested. #b#2 p.m. and 8 p.m.#/b#

#b#Brighton Beach Memoirs, Kelsey Theater, Mercer County Community College#/b#, 1200 Old Trenton Road, 609-570-3333. www.kelseytheatre.net Comedy. $12. #b#8 p.m. #/b#

#b#Herringbone, McCarter Theater at the Berlind#/b#, 91 University Place, 609-258-2787. www.mccarter.org BD Wong portrays 11 characters in a musical ghost story. $15 to $49. American Sign Language interpreted performance matinee with registration. #b#3 p.m. and 8 p.m.#/b#

#b#Leading Ladies, Off-Broadstreet Theater#/b#, 5 South Greenwood Avenue, Hopewell, 609-466-2766. www.off-broadstreet.com Ken Ludwig farce. $29.50. #b#8 p.m. #/b#

#b#Oklahoma!, Paper Mill Playhouse#/b#, Brookside Drive, Millburn, 973-376-4343. www.papermill.org Musical. $56 to $84. #b#2 p.m. and 8 p.m.#/b#

#b#Senior Thesis Production, Princeton University#/b#, Lewis Center, 185 Nassau Street, 609-258-8560. www.princeton.edu Kenyan play by Said Ahmed Mohamed translated and directed by Christopher Simpson, Class of 2009. $10. #b#8 p.m. #/b#

#b#Capitol Steps, Raritan Valley Community College#/b#, Route 28, North Branch, 908-725-3420. www.rvccarts.edu Comedy about politics by performers who represent 62 years of collective house and senate staff experience. $31 and $36. #b#8 p.m. #/b#

#b#Some Things You Need to Know Before the World Ends, Theatre Intime#/b#, Hamilton Murray Theater, Princeton University, 609-258-1742. www.theatreintime.org "A Final Evening with the Illuminati" by Larry Larson and Levi Lee. $12. #b#8 p.m. #/b#

#h#Film#/h#

#b#New Jersey Film Festival#/b#, Scott Hall 123, College Avenue, New Brunswick, 732-932-8482. www.njfilmfest.com "Beauty #2" and "Outer and Inner Space," Andy Warhol, 1965. $10. #b#7 p.m. #/b#

#h#Dancing#/h#

#b#Swing and Ballroom Dance, Central Jersey Dance Society#/b#, Unitarian Church, 50 Cherry Hill Road, Princeton, 609-945-1883. www.centraljerseydance.org Swing lesson followed by dance. $12. #b#7 p.m. #/b#

#b#English Country Dance, Princeton Country Dancers#/b#, Suzanne Patterson Center, Monument Drive, 609-924-6763. www.princetoncountrydancers.org $8. #b#8 p.m. #/b#

#b#Luau Dance, Saturday Evening Dance Club#/b#, Hightstown Firehouse, 609-586-2684. www.saturday-evening-dance.org Cocktails, dinner, and ballroom dancing to the sounds of Rick Koreyva. Island-themed or semi-formal attire. New members are welcome. Register. $68 per couple. #b#6 p.m. #/b#

#h#Literati#/h#

#b#Poetry Reading, Classics Used and Rare Books#/b#, 117 South Warren Street, Trenton, 609-394-8400. #b#Noon. to 2 p.m.#/b#

#b#Hiddy Silverman, Garden State Horror Writers#/b#, Monmouth County Library, Symmes Drive, Manalapan, 848-992-2230. www.gshw.net Meeting and speaker. #b#11 a.m. #/b#

#h#Good Causes#/h#

#b#Clothing Drive, West Windsor-Plainsboro High School North Post Prom#/b#, 90 Grovers Mill Road, Plainsboro, 609-936-1680. Collecting usable and wearable clothing, shoes, hats, and belts; linens and curtains; handbags and boots; and stuffed toys. Benefit for the drug and alcohol-free party after the prom, Post Prom 2009. Items should be in plastic bags and brought to the loading dock area to the right rear of the high school. Tax deductible receipts available. #b#9 a.m. to 3 p.m.#/b#

#h#Comedy Clubs#/h#

#b#Jeff Pirrami, Dennis Ross, and Steve Trevelise, Catch a Rising Star#/b#, Hyatt Regency, 102 Carnegie Center, 609-987-8018. www.catcharisingstar.com Reservation. $20. #b#7:30 p.m. and 9:30 p.m.#/b#

#b#Greg Behrendt, The Stress Factory#/b#, 90 Church Street, New Brunswick, 732-545-4242. www.stressfactory.com A former writer on "Sex and the City" and the author of "He’s Just Not That Into You." $25. #b#8 p.m. and 10:30 p.m.#/b#

#h#Fairs#/h#

#b#Hometown Harvest Fair, Downtown Hightstown#/b#, www.downtownhightstown.org Music, food, games, historical and cultural exhibits, pedal boats, pony rides, fire and rescue equipment. Raindate is Sunday, October 12. Vendors invited. #b#10 a.m. to 4 p.m.#/b#

#h#Faith#/h#

#b#International Peacemaker, First Presbyterian Church of Plainsboro#/b#, 500 Plainsboro Road, Plainsboro, 609-799-0855. www.plainsboropres.org Reverend Yosif M. Kodi from the Nube Mountain region of Sudan, is guest preacher. International luncheon follows. Free. #b#11 a.m. #/b#

#b#Musical Meditation, Krishna Kendra#/b#, 13 Briardale Court, Plainsboro, 609-203-6730. Group chanting, mantra recitation, and discussion. #b#8 p.m. #/b#

#h#Food & Dining#/h#

#b#West Windsor Community Farmers’ Market#/b#, Vaughn Drive Parking Lot, Princeton Junction Train Station, 609-577-5113. www.westwindsorfarmersmarket.org The Billies, a trio from Point Pleasant, present music at 9:45 a.m. Produce, artisan breads, pastries, and fresh flowers. Arts, crafts, children’s activities, culinary demonstrations, entertainment programs, and wellness information. #b#9 a.m. to 1 p.m.#/b#

#b#Wine Tasting, CoolVines#/b#, 344 Nassau Street, Princeton, 609-924-0039. www.coolvines.com "Grapes That You May Not Know." Free. #b#2 p.m. to 5 p.m.#/b#

#b#Fifth Birthday Celebration, Crossing Vineyards and Winery#/b#, 1853 Wrightstown Road, Washington Crossing, PA, 215-493-6500. www.crossingvineyards.com Music, cake, and wine tasting. $8. #b#Noon. to 6 p.m.#/b#

#b#Farmers Market, Jamesburg Revitalization Coalition#/b#, West Railroad Avenue, Jamesburg, 732-512-7417. www.ilovejamesburg.com Produce, honey, sweet kettle corn, and natural treats. #b#9 a.m. to 2 p.m#/b#

#b#Farmers Market, Montgomery Friends of Open Space#/b#, Village Shopping Center, Routes 206 and 518, 908-359-9665. www.montgomeryfriends.org Organic vegetables, breads, flowers, popcorn, honey, and pasture-fed beef and pork. #b#9 a.m. to 1 p.m.#/b#

#b#Second Saturday, New Hope Chamber#/b#, New Hope, 215-862-9990. www.newhopechamber.com Openings, demonstrations, and exhibits throughout town. Visit website for walking map. #b#6 p.m. to 9 p.m.#/b#

#h#Health & Wellness#/h#

#b#Edgar Cayce and Health, Center for Relaxation and Healing#/b#, 666 Plainsboro Road, Suite 635, Plainsboro, 609-750-7432. www.relaxationandhealing.com Register. $30. #b#1 p.m. #/b#

#b#Feldenkrais Method Class, Yoga Above#/b#, 80 Nassau Street, Princeton, 609-613-1378. www.cremoneyoga.com For all ages and abilities. Register. #b#3 p.m. #/b#

#h#History#/h#

#b#Civil War and Native American Museum, Camp Olden#/b#, 2202 Kuser Road, Hamilton, 609-585-8900. www.campolden.org Exhibits featuring Civil War soldiers from New Jersey include their original uniforms, weapons, and medical equipment. Diorama of the Swamp Angel artillery piece and Native American artifacts. Free. #b#1 p.m. to 4 p.m.#/b#

#h#Kids & Families#/h#

#b#Chess Tournaments, Princeton Day School#/b#, The Great Road, Princeton, 609-924-6700. www.pds.org Monthly contest welcomes novices and challenges accomplished players. Six sections from kindergarten to grade eight. Teams must include at least two players from the same school. Prizes and medals. Register. $40. #b#11:30 a.m. #/b#

#b#Quilting Bee, Howell Living History Farm#/b#, Valley Road, off Route 29, Titusville, 609-737-3299. www.howellfarm.org Quilting bee and display, viewer’s choice prizes, and demonstrations. #b#10 a.m. to 4 p.m.#/b#

#b#Art for Families, Princeton University Art Museum#/b#, Princeton campus, 609-258-3788. www.princetonartmuseum.org "Let the Games Begin" for ages 5 to 9. Register. $5. #b#10 a.m. #/b#

#b#Fall Family Fun, Terhune Orchards#/b#, 330 Cold Soil Road, 609-924-2310. www.terhuneorchards.com Pick your own apples, pumpkins, and raspberries. Free admission. Rain or shine. Music by the Spring Street Band. #b#10 a.m. to 5 p.m.#/b#

#b#The Plant That Ate Dirty Socks, Kelsey Theater, Mercer County Community College#/b#, 1200 Old Trenton Road, 609-570-3333. www.kelseytheatre.net Comedy. $12. #b#2 p.m. and 4 p.m.#/b#

#h#Lectures#/h#

#b#Meeting, Princeton PC Users Group#/b#, Lawrenceville Public Library, Route 1 and Darrah Lane, 908-218-0778. www.ppcug-nj.org #b#7:30 p.m. #/b#

#h#Live Music#/h#

#b#Dan Gober and the Little Fish Junk Band, John & Peter’s#/b#, 96 South Main Street, New Hope, 215-862-5981. www.johnandpeters.com #b#9:30 p.m. #/b#

#b#John and Carm, John & Peter’s#/b#, 96 South Main Street, New Hope, 215-862-5981. www.johnandpeters.com #b#3 p.m. #/b#

#b#Larry Tritel, Orpha’s Coffee Shop#/b#, 1330 Route 206, Skillman, 609-430-2828. www.orphas.com Guitar and vocals. #b#9 a.m. to noon.#/b#

#b#Ernie White and Tom Reock, Sotto 128 Restaurant and Lounge#/b#, 128 Nassau Street, Princeton, 609-921-7555. www.sotto128.com Rock covers and originals. #b#9 p.m. #/b#

#b#Arturo Romay, Sotto 128 Restaurant and Lounge#/b#, 128 Nassau Street, Princeton, 609-921-7555. www.sotto128.com Spanish guitar. #b#6 p.m. to 9 p.m.#/b#

#b#Bigger Thomas, The Record Collector Store#/b#, 358 Farnsworth Avenue, Bordentown, . www.the-record-collector.com Register. $5. #b#7:30 p.m. #/b#

#h#Outdoor Action#/h#

#b#A Walk in the Moonlight, Bowman’s Hill Wildflower Preserve#/b#, River Road, New Hope, 215-862-2924. www.bhwp.org Register. $6. #b#6 p.m. #/b#

#b#Knowing Native Plants Class: Trees, Bowman’s Hill Wildflower Preserve#/b#, River Road, New Hope, 215-862-2924. www.bhwp.org Register. $15. #b#10 a.m. #/b#

#b#Introducing Your Child to Nature, Bowman’s Hill Wildflower Preserve#/b#, River Road, New Hope, 215-862-2924. www.bhwp.org Register. $5. #b#3:30 p.m. #/b#

#b#Project Learning Tree Workshop, Delaware & Raritan Canal State Park#/b#, 145 Mapleton Road, Kingston, 609-924-5705. www.dandrcanal.com For teachers and scout leaders. Register. Free. #b#9:30 a.m. to 3 p.m.#/b#

#b#Canal Walk 2008, Friends of the Delaware Canal#/b#, Virginia Forrest Recreation Area, 215-862-2021. www.fodc.org Transportation back to the starting point will be arranged through carpooling. Register. Free. #b#9 a.m. #/b#

#b#Sawmill Corn Maze, Howell Living History Farm#/b#, Valley Road, off Route 29, Titusville, 609-737-3299. www.howellfarm.org $8. #b#Noon. to 8 p.m.#/b#

#b#Quintessential Princeton, Princeton Bike Tours#/b#, Call for location, 609-902-3637. www.princetonbiketours.com Bring your bike and helmet. Register. $40. #b#8 a.m. #/b#

#b#Natural Dyes, Stony Brook Millstone Watershed#/b#, 31 Titus Mill Road, Hopewell, 609-737-7592. www.thewatershed.org Tammy Gotsch presents dyes from natural materials. Wear old clothing. For adults and children over 10. Free. #b#10 a.m. #/b#

#b#Moonlight Walk, Whitesbog Preservation Trust#/b#, General Store, Browns Mills, 609-893-4646. www.whitesbog.org Bring water and a flashlight. Register. $5. #b#7 p.m. #/b#

#h#Politics#/h#

#b#Open Public Meetings in the 21st Century, Princeton Public Library#/b#, 65 Witherspoon Street, 609-924-8822. www.princetonlibrary.org League of Women Voters Princeton Area presents a panel discussion on the increasing access to our government. Panels include Elizabeth Abruzese Mason, New Jersey Foundation for Open Government; and Heather Taylor, Center for Civic Responsibility and its Citizens’ Campaign. #b#1 p.m. #/b#

#h#What’s in Store#/h#

#b#White Elephant Sale, Auxiliary of the University Medical Center at Princeton#/b#, University Medical Center at Princeton, first level of the parking garage, 609-497-4069. www.princetonhcs.org Annual sale to benefit the Medical Center at Princeton. Items include appliances, hardware, furnishings, linens, drapes, art, antiques, bric-a-brac, books, clothing, accessories, toys, sports equipment, and outdoor supplies. Also, Sunday, October 12. #b#9 a.m. to 3 p.m.#/b#

#b#Community Yard Sale, Historic Village of Blawenburg#/b#, Blawenburg Reformed Church, Route 518, Blawenburg, 609-466-3108. www.blawenburgchurch.org Breakfast and lunch available. The church will also accept donated items (not clothing). Tables, $10 plus 10 percent of proceeds to the church. Indoors if it rains. #b#8 a.m. to 2 p.m.#/b#

#h#Singles#/h#

#b#Princeton Singles#/b#, Princeton Elks Lodge, 609-392-1786. Country dance and family-style Western dinner. Register. $25. #b#7 p.m. #/b#

#b#Princeton Singles#/b#, Canal Walk parking lot, Route 27, Kingston, 609-896-1170. A moderately paced walk or run along canal, followed by optional lunch. Register. #b#10 a.m. #/b#

#h#Benefit Gala#/h#

#b#CHS Foundation#/b#, Hyatt Regency, 877-222-1144. "A Capital Affair" gala, $300. #b#6 p.m. #/b#

#h#Business Meetings#/h#

#b#Princeton YWCA#/b#, 59 Paul Robeson Place, 609-497-2100. "Living In America," ESL for professionals, Karen Fenner, Rutgers, $125. #b#9 a.m. #/b#

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