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#h#Classical Music#/h#

#b#The Red Violin Concerto, Bucks County Performing Arts Center#/b#, Yardley Community Center, 64 South Main Street, 215-493-3010. www.bcpac.org Violinist Elizabeth Pitcairn and pianist John Novacek present musical history with the famous red Stradivarius, built in 1720. Played by the Mendelssohn family quartet, it was purchased by an anonymous industrialist, and appeared in 1990 at Christie’s auction. Pitcairn’s paternal grandfather purchased it and gave it to her when she was 16. The film, "The Red Violin," captures the life of the violin. Register. $15. #b#7:30 p.m. #/b#

#b#Concert, College of New Jersey#/b#, Mildred and Ernest Mayo Concert Hall, 609-771-2551. www.tcnj.edu Pianist Leon Bates. $25. #b#8 p.m. #/b#

#b#Johann Sebastian Bach, Dryden Ensemble#/b#, St. Paul’s Episcopal Church, East Oakland Avenue, Doylestown, PA, 609-466-8541. www.gemsny.org A tribute to Bill Scheide, Bach scholar and patron of the arts featuring baritone Richard Lalli. $15 to $35. #b#7:30 p.m. #/b#

#b#Princeton University Orchestra, Princeton University#/b#, Richardson Auditorium, 609-258-9220. www.princeton.org "Russian and American Favorites" featuring works of Berlioz, Rimsky-Korsakov, Stravinsky, and Gershwin. $18. #b#8 p.m. #/b#

#b#Practictioners of Musick, Rockingham Association#/b#, First Reformed Church of Rocky Hill, 89 Washington Street, 609-683-7132. www.rockingham.net The ensemble of harpsichord, violin, cello, and recorder will perform pieces that Mrs. Washington is known to have played and that she and General Washington listened to. Pictorial postmark featuring a sketch of a harpsichord, offered. "1783: General George Washington’s Departure from Military Service," written by Jeanette Muser, is available. $5. #b#2 p.m. to 5 p.m.#/b#

#b#Autumn Winds, Westminster Choir College#/b#, Bristol Chapel, 609-921-2663. www.rider.edu Chamber music by members of the Westminster Conservatory’s wind, brass, and percussion departments. Free. #b#7:30 p.m. #/b#

#h#Folk & Pop#/h#

#b#Eilen Jewell and Caroline Herring, Concerts at the Crossing#/b#, Unitarian Church at Washington Crossing, Titusville, 609-406-1424. www.concertsatthecrossing.com Eilen (rhymes with feelin’) Jewell is a singer, songwriter, and musician whose CD, "Letters from Sinners & Strangers," was released in 2007. Caroline Herring is a former folklore scholar with her latest CD, "Lantana." Concert, $20 in advance; $22 at the door. All you can eat Texas chili dinner. $7. Reservations are recommended. #b#8 p.m. #/b#

#b#Christine Ebersole and Billy Stritch, McCarter Theater at Berlind#/b#, 91 University Place, 609-258-2787. www.mccarter.org "Sunday in New York" cabaret show. $48. (Early show is sold out). #b#7:30 p.m. and 10 p.m.#/b#

#h#Art#/h#

#b#Art Exhibit and Sale, Artists’ Gallery#/b#, 32 Coryell Street, Lambertville, 609-397-4588. www.lambertvillearts.com "Hidden Gardens Revealed 2" features paintings of Lambertville’s Hidden Gardens tours. Sales benefit the Kalmia Club. #b#11 a.m. to 6 p.m.#/b#

#b#Art Exhibit, Gemma Art Foundation#/b#, 10 Bayard Lane, Princeton, 609-902-0330. Reception for exhibit of silk screens and digital prints by Andor Orand Carius. On view through October 21. #b#5 p.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#

#h#Drama#/h#

#b#Jekyll & Hyde, 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#Twelfth Night, College of New Jersey#/b#, Don Evans Black Box Theater, College of New Jersey, Ewing. Shakespeare comedy about twins and a stormy night. Directed by Jonathan L. Elliott, West Windsor-Plainsboro High School, Class of 2000. Original music by Dave Ransom, Class of 2001. E-mail act@tcnj.edu for information. #b#2 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#The Toxic Avenger, George Street Playhouse#/b#, 9 Livingston Avenue, New Brunswick, 732-246-7717. www.gsponline.org Rock musical based on Lloyd Kaufman’s cult classic film featuring a superhero in New Jersey. Written by Joe DiPietro and David Bryan, and directed by John Rando. $28 to $66. #b#2 p.m. and 8 p.m.#/b#

#b#Dames at Sea, Kelsey Theater, Mercer County Community College#/b#, 1200 Old Trenton Road, 609-570-3333. www.kelseytheatre.net Musical. $16. #b#8 p.m. #/b#

#b#Talley’s Folly, McCarter Theater#/b#, 91 University Place, 609-258-2787. www.mccarter.org Romantic comedy by Lanford Wilson stars Richard Schiff and Margot White. $15 to $55. #b#3 p.m. and 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#Amezidi, 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#Romeo and Juliet, Shakespeare Theater of New Jersey#/b#, F.M. Kirby Theater, Drew University, Madison, 973-408-5600. www.shakespearenj.org Shakespeare tragedy. $29 to $53. #b#2 p.m. and 7 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#Dancing#/h#

#b#Salsa Sensation, Central Jersey Dance Society#/b#, Suzanne Patterson Center, 45 Stockton Road, Princeton, 609-945-1883. www.centraljerseydance.org Cha-cha lesson with Candace Woodward-Clough. Dance to salsa, mambo, bachata, merengue, and cha-cha. $12. #b#7:30 p.m. #/b#

#b#TranceDance, In Balance Center for Living#/b#, 230 South Branch Road, Hillsborough, 908-369-4949. www.inbalancecenter.com Register. $20. #b#7:30 p.m. #/b#

#h#Literati#/h#

#b#Journaling Workshop, Lawrence Library#/b#, Darrah Lane and Route 1, Lawrence Township, 609-989-6922. www.mcl.org Poet Therese Halschied leads workshop. Open poetry reading follows. Register. Free. #b#2 p.m. to 4 p.m.#/b#

#b#Book Sale, Plainsboro Public Library#/b#, 641 Plainsboro Road, 609-275-2897. www.lmxac.org/Plainsboro Hardbacks, $1; paperbacks, 50 cents; miscellaneous media and art at bargain prices. #b#10 a.m. to 4 p.m.#/b#

#b#Book Groups Gathering, Princeton Public Library#/b#, 65 Witherspoon Street, 609-924-8822. www.princetonlibrary.org Members of book clubs invited to get together. #b#11 a.m. #/b#

#h#Good Causes#/h#

#b#Dining By Design, Arts Council of Princeton#/b#, 102 Witherspoon Street, Princeton, 609-924-8777. www.artscouncilofprinceton.or Cocktail reception followed by dinner parties at private homes. Each dinner features an artistic presentation or performance by a local artist. Silent auction. The Franklin and Alison Jazz Quartet provides music. The annual fall benefit evening. $175. #b#5:30 p.m. #/b#

#b#Dinner and Dance, Calcutta Tiljalla Relief#/b#, Crown of India, 660 Plainsboro Road, Plainsboro, 609-860-5856. Dinner. BYOB. Music of Dr. J from Toronto. Register. $75. #b#7:30 p.m. #/b#

#b#Rummage Sale, Princeton United Methodist Church#/b#, Nassau & Vandeventer Streets, 609-924-2613. Bag sale. #b#9 a.m. to 1 p.m.#/b#

#b#American Girl Fashion Show, Special Olympics New Jersey#/b#, Forsgate Country Club, Monroe, 609-896-8000. www.sonj.org Young girls model American Girl styles of yesterday and today. Each model accompanied by an American Girl doll. $30 to $45. #b#10:30 a.m. and 2:30 p.m.#/b#

#b#Poker Tournament, West Trenton Fire Company#/b#, 40 West Upper Ferry Road, Ewing, 609-883-0336. Register. $75 for play. $25 to watch. Beverages and buffet included with both prices. #b#7 p.m. #/b#

#h#Comedy Clubs#/h#

#b#Jimmy Carroll and Al Caz, 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#An Evening with Colin Mochrie and Brad Sherwood, Patriots Theater at the War Memorial#/b#, Memorial Drive, Trenton, 609-984-8400. www.thewarmemorial.com Improvisational comedy from stars of "Whose Line is it Anyway?" $25 to $60. #b#8 p.m. #/b#

#b#Dom Irrera, The Stress Factory#/b#, 90 Church Street, New Brunswick, 732-545-4242. www.stressfactory.com A writer on Comedy Central’s animated series, "Dr. Katz: Professional Therapist," his recent credits include "Comedy Central Presents," a stand-up special. $27. #b#8 p.m. and 10:30 p.m.#/b#

#h#University Staff Day#/h#

#b#Community and Staff Day, Princeton University#/b#, Princeton Stadium, 609-258-5144. www.princeton.edu Youth sports clinic for ages 5 to 13. Postponed from September 27 due to rain. #b#10 a.m. #/b#

#h#Faith#/h#

#b#Adath Israel Congregation#/b#, 1958 Lawrenceville Road, Lawrenceville, 609-806-4977. www.adathisraelnj.org Services and luncheon to honor Rabbi Grossman for 20th anniversary with the congregation. #b#9:30 a.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 Mason McGill and Tap Water present alternative rock. Food drive to benefit Farmers Against Hunger. Sari demonstration presented by Priyanka Mathus. 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#Hopewell Valley Green Market#/b#, Pennington School, Hopewell, 609-303-0035. www.homewellvalleygreenmarket.org Earth friendly products and ideas. Inside if it rains. #b#10 a.m. to 3 p.m.#/b#

#b#Sugar Blues Lecture, Center for Relaxation and Healing#/b#, 666 Plainsboro Road, Suite 635, Plainsboro, 609-750-7432. www.relaxationandhealing.com Register. $12. #b#10:30 a.m. #/b#

#b#Wine Tasting, CoolVines#/b#, 344 Nassau Street, Princeton, 609-924-0039. www.coolvines.com "Over to Autumn." Free. #b#2 p.m. to 5 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#It’s Easy Being Green, Miele Design Center#/b#, 9 Independence Way, Princeton, 800-843-7231. www.miele.com Green kitchen event with experts to assist with building or remodeling. Light lunch. Register. Free. #b#9:45 a.m. to noon.#/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#Annual Dinner Meeting, New Jersey Museum of Agriculture#/b#, College Farm Road and Route 1, North Brunswick, 732-249-2077. www.agriculturemuseum.org Register. #b#6 p.m. #/b#

#h#Gardens#/h#

#b#About Birds, Master Gardeners of Mercer County#/b#, 431A Federal City Road, Pennington, 609-989-6830. www.mgofmc.org Program presented by master gardener and avid birder, Kathy Easton. Register. $3. #b#11 a.m. #/b#

#h#Health & Wellness#/h#

#b#Aromatherapy Basics, Center for Relaxation and Healing#/b#, 666 Plainsboro Road, Suite 635, Plainsboro, 609-750-7432. www.relaxationandhealing.com Register. $55. #b#1 p.m. #/b#

#b#Adoption: Prospective Parents Workshop, Infertility and Adoption Counseling Center#/b#, Hyatt, Carnegie Center, West Windsor, 609-737-8750. www.iaccenter.com "Crossing the Bridge from Infertility to Adoption." Speakers include Joni S. Mantell, IAC Center; and Judith Kottick, consultant on third party reproductive options. Register. #b#8:30 a.m. to 1 p.m.#/b#

#b#Insight Meditation Open House, Princeton Center for Yoga & Health#/b#, 50 Vreeland Drive, Suite 506, Skillman, 609-924-7294. www.princetonyoga.com Presented by Beth Evard. Register. Free. #b#1:30 p.m. to 3:30 p.m.#/b#

#b#Blood Drive, Roxey Ballet#/b#, Canal Studios, Lambertville, 609-397-7616, ext. 807. www.roxeyballet.com Dracula will be looking for donors. Street performance. Register. #b#1 p.m. to 5 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#

#b#David Sarnoff Auditorium#/b#, 201 Washington Road, West Windsor, 215-885-2195. www.davidsarnoff.org Radio repair clinic with New Jersey Antique Radio Club, register. Guided tours of the David Sarnoff Library presented by Alex Magoun, $5. #b#10 a.m. and 7:30 p.m.#/b#

#b#American Indian Beadwork Traditions, Intertribal Indians of New Jersey#/b#, Thompson Park, Forsgate Drive, Jamesburg, 732-390-1642. Brenda Davis demonstrates peyote and square stitches and loom work. Attendees are invited to make beaded creations. Free. #b#2 p.m. #/b#

#b#Behind the Scenes Tour, Mercer Museum#/b#, Pine and Ashland streets, Doylestown, 215-345-0210. www.mercermuseum.org One-hour tour that travels up the tower and through back passages. Not recommended for children under six. Must be able to climb steep stairs. Register. $15. #b#7 p.m. #/b#

#b#War of the Worlds 70th Anniversary, Plainsboro Historical Society#/b#, Plainsboro Township Municipal, 609-799-0909. www.plainsboro.com/historical/ "Martian Movie Night" features a screening of "War of the Worlds" (1953). Speakers include Bill Hart, president of the organization, and area residents who remember the evening the Martians landed at Grovers Mill. Refreshments by Grovers Mill Coffee Company. #b#7 p.m. #/b#

#h#For Families#/h#

#b#Fall Foliage Hayrides, Howell Living History Farm#/b#, Valley Road, off Route 29, Titusville, 609-737-3299. www.howellfarm.org Free. #b#10:30 a.m. to 3 p.m.#/b#

#b#Art for Families, Princeton University Art Museum#/b#, Princeton campus, 609-258-3788. www.princetonartmuseum.org "Take Me Out to the Ball Game" for ages 5 to 9. Register. $5. #b#10 a.m. #/b#

#b#Mercer County Touch-a-Truck, Sovereign Bank Arena#/b#, Hamilton Avenue at Route 129, 609-656-3222. In parking lot. Free admission. #b#10 a.m. to 2 p.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 Eco Del Sur. #b#10 a.m. to 5 p.m.#/b#

#h#Lectures#/h#

#b#Open House, Ewing SeniorNet Computer Literacy Center#/b#, 999 Lower Ferry Road, 609-882-5086. www.ewingsnet.com 15th anniversary celebration with programs, presentations, and computer tips. Free. #b#1 p.m. to 4 p.m.#/b#

#b#Family Caregivers, Princeton Senior Resource Center#/b#, Suzanne Patterson Center, 45 Stockton Street, 609-924-7108. "Caregiving with Confidence" presented by Nancy Lewin, Johnson & Johnson Caregiver Initiative. Workshops include New to Caregiving, Baffled by Benefits, Legal Essentials, Taking Care of Financial Issues, Care for the Caregiver, How to Keep Your Loved Ones at Home, Creating a Safe Home Environment for Persons with Dementia, and Long Distance Caregiving. Continental breakfast and snacks. Register. Free. #b#8:30 a.m. to 1:15 p.m.#/b#

#b#Training Session, Mercer Science and Engineering Club#/b#, Villa Victoria Academy, 376 West Upper Ferry Road, Ewing. www.mercersec.org For teachers, parents, and senior high students. The fair, open to students in fourth through twelfth grades, will be held on March 16, at Rider University. #b#9 a.m. #/b#

#h#Live Music#/h#

#b#Blue Method, All Call Inn#/b#, 214 Weber Avenue, Ewing, 609-882-9729. #b#9 p.m. #/b#

#b#Karen Zumbrunn Trio, Hopewell Bistro#/b#, 15 East Broad Street, Hopewell, 609-466-9889. www.hopewellvalleybistro.com Dinner and dancing. $15 minimum. #b#6:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m.#/b#

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

#b#The Invincible Gods, John & Peter’s#/b#, 96 South Main Street, New Hope, 215-862-5981. www.johnandpeters.com #b#9:30 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#Concert and Pot Luck Dinner, Salon 33#/b#, Looking Glass Pond, 800 Alexander Road, West Windsor, 609-924-7955. "The Music of Ralph Vaughn-Williams" presented by Robert Bullington, baritone; Beth Ertz and Dick Swain, piano; Liz Thompson, cello; and Ann Marie Poklembo, violin. Food and wine are welcome. Park at 782 Alexander Road. Register. $10. #b#7 p.m. #/b#

#b#Eryn Shewell, Small World Coffee#/b#, 14 Witherspoon Street, Princeton, 609-924-4377. www.smallworldcoffee.com #b#8 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#Vision and the Fire Still Burns, 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#Saturday Morning Weed Patrol, Bowman’s Hill Wildflower Preserve#/b#, River Road, New Hope, 215-862-2924. www.bhwp.org Register. Free. #b#9:30 a.m. #/b#

#b#Walk, Delaware & Raritan Canal State Park#/b#, 145 Mapleton Road, Kingston, 609-924-5705. www.dandrcanal.com Three-plus mile round-trip walk along mostly dirt and gravel pathways and flat terrain. Cancelled if inclement weather. Register. Free. #b#10 a.m. #/b#

#b#Tree Identification Workshop, Duke Farms#/b#, 80 Route 206 South, Hillsborough, 908-722-3700. www.dukefarms.org Register. $15. #b#10 a.m. to 1 p.m.#/b#

#b#Canal Walk 2008, Friends of the Delaware Canal#/b#, Bowman’s Hill Wildflower Preserve, New Hope, 215-862-2021. www.fodc.org Bring a light lunch and beverage. 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#Rock-tober Hike for Families, Stony Brook Millstone Watershed#/b#, Sourland Mountain Preserve, Somerset, 609-737-7592. www.thewatershed.org Jeff Hoagland leads family-friendly hike. Free. #b#10 a.m. #/b#

#h#Schools#/h#

#b#Open House, Dutch Neck Presbyterian Church Cooperative Nursery School#/b#, 154 South Mill Road, West Windsor, 609-799-9490. For ages 2 1/2 to 4. #b#9:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.#/b#

#b#Conference, New Jersey Gay Straight Alliance Forum#/b#, Robbinsville High School. www.njgsaforum.com Community building activities, workshops, and resources for students, advisors, and supporters. Malcolm Lazin, producer of "Gay Pioneers," talks about the start of the gay and lesbian civil rights movement. Workshops include Creating Change in Your School Climate, LGBT History, Life After High School, Effective Allies, Youth of Color, and Transgender Role Models. Advisors, students, and parents roundtables. Register online. $5 donation. #b#12:30 p.m. to 4 p.m.#/b#

#h#Singles#/h#

#b#Princeton Singles#/b#, Amarone’s, 29 Church Street, Windsor, 609-585-0897. Dine and dance. Register. #b#7 p.m. #/b#

#h#Sports#/h#

#b#Princeton Football#/b#, Princeton Stadium, 609-258-3538. Brown. $7. #b#1 p.m. #/b#

#h#Business Meetings#/h#

#b#SeniorNet#/b#, 999 Lower Ferry Road, Ewing, 609-882-5086. Open house and 15th anniversary celebration, free. #b#1 p.m. #/b#

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