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What’s happening this weekend: Sept. 7-9

Sep 07, 2012 06:50AM, Published by Anonymous, Categories: Community



Friday, Sept. 7…

"Annie" at Washington Crossing Open Air Theater. Musical. Blankets, seat cushions, a flashlight, and insect repellent are recommended. Picnics welcome before show. Food available. $15. 7:30 p.m. 355 Washington Crossing-Pennington Road, Titusville, (267) 885-9857. dpacatoat.com.

"Pippin" at Kelsey Theatre at Mercer County Community College. Musical by Pennington Players features music by Stephen Schwartz. Kyrus Keenan Westcott of Hamilton portrays the Leading Player with Dominick Sannelli of Levittown, Pa., in the title role. $18. Opening night reception with the cast and crew follows the performance. 8 p.m. 1200 Old Trenton Road, West Windsor, (609) 570-3333. kelseyatmccc.org.

Food For Thought Gallery Talk at New Jersey State Museum. “Remembering 9/11: Reflections and Memories from New Jersey,” a tour of the Remember 9/11 exhibition led by Anthony Gardner, executive director of the museum. His brother Harvey was killed in the World Trade Center collapse and he played a leading role in the campaign to preserve the footprints of the twin towers. For adult learners. Free. 12:10 p.m. 205 West State Street, Trenton, (609) 292-6464. newjerseystatemuseum.org.

Luau and Pig Roast at Italian-American Heritage Center. Benefit for the USMC Silent Drill Team. Pig roast, teriyaki chicken, tropical fruit, and a hula girl. Register. $30. 7 p.m. 2421 Liberty Street, Hamilton, (609) 631-7544. italianamericanfestival.com.

Open House at Destiny Arts Theater. Classes in acting, voice, music, dance, musical theater, and visual arts for ages three to adult. 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. 4 Tennis Court, Hamilton, (609) 586-2787. destinyartstheater.com.

Saturday, Sept. 8…

"Pippin" at Kelsey Theater at Mercer County Community College. Musical by Pennington Players features music by Stephen Schwartz. Kyrus Keenan Westcott of Hamilton portrays the Leading Player with Dominick Sannelli of Levittown, Pa., in the title role. $18. 8 p.m. 1200 Old Trenton Road, West Windsor, (609) 570-3333. kelseyatmccc.org.

Workshop at Grounds For Sculpture. First session of “Landscape Painting in the Style of Famous Artists” focuses on Klimt, Picasso, and Dream imagery artists. Continues September 15 and 22. Register. $150. 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. 126 Sculptors Way, Hamilton, (609) 586-0616. groundsforsculpture.org.

John & Carm at Jo Jo’s Tavern. Live music. 2677 Nottingham Way, Trenton, (609) 586-2678. jojostavern.com. 10 p.m.

Wood Street Fair at Colonial Burlington Foundation. More than 200 juried crafters of glass, collectibles, antiques, jewelry, flowers, ceramics, quilts, and seasonal crafts. Art exhibit and sale, gingerbread, two food courts, tour the 1685 Revell House, the carriage house, the Hoskins house and the A.J. Meerwald Tall Ship. Free admission and parking. Rain date is Sunday, September 9. 9 a.m. Burlington, (609) 864-8152. woodstreetfair.com.

Irish Festival at Trenton Irish Heritage Association. Irish cultural pavilion, Irish gift ware vendors, children’s area activities, and presentations by dance groups. Food court offerings include corned beef and cabbage, fish and chips, and shepherd’s pie. Live music by Ballycastle, the Celtic Martin Family, the NogBhoys, Birmingham Six, the Broken Shillelaghs, and the Shantys. Mass at 10:30 a.m. $5 admission. 10 a.m. to 10 p.m. Mercer County Park, 1638 Old Trenton Road, West Windsor. merceririshfest.com.

Annual Insect Festival with Master Gardeners of Mercer County.  Children’s events include a puppet show, mural painting, bee dances, and hay rides. Adult activities include talks and demonstrations about beekeeping, composting, and beneficial insects. Barbara J. Bromley, Mercer County horticulturist, answers garden questions. 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. 431A Federal City Road, Pennington, (609) 989-6830. mgofmc.org. Afternoon of bees, butterflies, bugs, and birds.

Holy Cross Center of Learning at Divine Mercy Parish. Mass for students, faculty members, parents, guardians, and friends. A party follows. 10:30 a.m. 201 Adeline Street, Trenton, (609) 882-4567. divinemercyoftrenton.org.

Book Sale at Hamilton Public Library. $1 and up. 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. 1 Justice Samuel A. Alito, Jr. Way, (609) 581-4060.

Do the Distance, Advancing Opportunities. 20 and 50 mile bike rides and a 5K roll and walk to benefit the independence of people with disabilities. Register. $20 to $50. 8 a.m.Mercer County Park, West Windsor, (609) 882-4182. advopps.org.

Sunday, Sept. 9…

"Pippin" at Kelsey Theatre, Mercer County Community College. Musical by Pennington Players features music by Stephen Schwartz. Kyrus Keenan Westcott of Hamilton portrays the Leading Player with Dominick Sannelli of Levittown, Pa., in the title role. $18. 2 p.m. 1200 Old Trenton Road, West Windsor, (609) 570-3333. kelseyatmccc.org.

"Annie" at Washington Crossing Open Air Theater.Musical. Blankets, seat cushions, a flashlight, and insect repellent are recommended. Picnics welcome before show. Food available. $15. 7:30 p.m. 355 Washington Crossing-Pennington Road, Titusville, (267) 885-9857. dpacatoat.com.

Heart Walk with the American Heart Association. The walk begins with a ribbon cutting ceremony honoring survivors. Health screenings, family activities, CPR demonstration, and entertainment. Join survivors of heart surgery, heart, attack, and stroke, as well as families, friends, and businesses. Register online. Rain or shine. 8 a.m. Mercer Park marina, West Windsor, (609) 223-3754. mercercountyheartwalk.org.


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