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Chess + Workshop

Princeton Senior Resource Center

2021-02-16 13:00:00 2021-02-16 14:00:00 America/New_York Chess + Workshop Local Virtual Event

Tuesday, February 16
1:00pm - 2:00pm

Add to Calendar 2021-02-16 13:00:00 2021-02-16 14:00:00 America/New_York Chess + Workshop This program combines chess instruction with positive psychology to encourage social engagement, mental exercising and happy living. Instructor: Larry Li Local Virtual Event

This program combines chess instruction with positive psychology to encourage social engagement, mental exercising and happy living. Instructor: Larry Li

$35 for six sessions.

AGE GROUP: | All Ages | Adults |

EVENT TYPE: | Lectures & Presentations |

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Local Virtual Event


Hours
Mon, Feb 22 9:00AM to 9:00PM
Tue, Feb 23 4:00PM to 7:00PM
(and open)
Wed, Feb 24 9:00AM to 9:00PM
Thu, Feb 25 4:00PM to 7:00PM
(and open)
Fri, Feb 26 9:00AM to 9:00PM
Sat, Feb 27 9:00AM to 6:00PM
Sun, Feb 28 9:00AM to 6:00PM

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Thu, Feb 25, 9:00am - 10:00am
Princeton Public Library
Take a walk around the outside of the library building and read "Sing a Song," Kelly Starling Lyons's book about "Lift Every Voice." Starts near the Witherspoon Street entrance.

Thu, Feb 25, 10:00am - 10:15am
Virtual Princeton Public Library
Join us in the Virtual Storyroom as we share stories, songs and fun!

Thu, Feb 25, 3:30pm - 4:30pm
Virtual Princeton Public Library
Students are invited to drop in for an hour to learn to code using the programming language Python.
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Canceled
Thu, Feb 25, 4:00pm - 6:30pm
Princeton Public Library
All Mercer County residents are eligible for this photo ID card, which provides the cardholder’s personal identifying information, medical risk factors and emergency contact information.

Thu, Feb 25, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
Virtual Princeton Public Library
Students are invited to drop in for an hour to learn to code using the programming language Python.
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Thu, Feb 25, 6:30pm - 8:00pm
Virtual Princeton Public Library
New to the English language? Join us in this beginner ESL conversation class. We’ll learn the basics of the language for everyday use.
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Thu, Feb 25, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Virtual Princeton Public Library
Based on the New-York Historical Society's 2018-19 exhibition, this virtual presentation explores Black Americans' struggle for equality under the law from 1865 through World War I.
Registration is now closed

Fri, Feb 26, 9:00am - 10:00am
Princeton Public Library
Take a walk around the outside of the library building and read "Sing a Song," Kelly Starling Lyons's book about "Lift Every Voice." Starts near the Witherspoon Street entrance.

Fri, Feb 26, 9:45am - 12:00pm
Virtual Princeton Public Library
Melanie Hazim, director of outreach for the New Jersey Division of Consumer Affairs, discusses strategies to protect your identity, privacy and assets from phone, email and other forms of scamming.

Sat, Feb 27, 9:00am - 10:00am
Princeton Public Library
Take a walk around the outside of the library building and read "Sing a Song," Kelly Starling Lyons's book about "Lift Every Voice." Starts near the Witherspoon Street entrance.

Sun, Feb 28, 9:00am - 10:00am
Princeton Public Library
Take a walk around the outside of the library building and read "Sing a Song," Kelly Starling Lyons's book about "Lift Every Voice." Starts near the Witherspoon Street entrance.

Mon, Mar 01, 9:00am - 10:00am
Princeton Public Library
Take a walk around the outside of the library building and read "Sing a Song," Kelly Starling Lyons's book about "Lift Every Voice." Starts near the Witherspoon Street entrance.

Mon, Mar 01, 1:30pm - 3:00pm
Princeton Public Library
Register for this advanced class, held weekly on Google Meet. Registration will be capped at 12 participants. For this advanced class only, no drop-ins will be allowed.
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Mon, Mar 01, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Virtual Princeton Public Library
An examination of the concept of white supremacy —how it's enabled, how it showed up and showed off at the Jan. 6 insurrection and how we can work to challenge white supremacy locally every day.
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Tue, Mar 02, 10:00am - 10:15am
Virtual Princeton Public Library
Join us in the Virtual Storyroom as we share stories, songs and fun!

Canceled
Tue, Mar 02, 4:00pm - 6:30pm
Princeton Public Library
All Mercer County residents are eligible for this photo ID card, which provides the cardholder’s personal identifying information, medical risk factors and emergency contact information.

Tue, Mar 02, 5:00pm - 6:00pm
Virtual Princeton Public Library - Zoom
Ready to get out there and find someone? Learn about navigating apps, creating profiles, etiquette and tips for navigating online dating in the pandemic world.
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Tue, Mar 02, 7:30pm - 9:30pm
Virtual Princeton Public Library
Writers receive constructive feedback at these group Zoom sessions. Participants range from published authors to those looking to improve their skills. Connection details will be sent to registrants.

Wed, Mar 03, All day
Virtual Princeton Public Library
Princeton Symphony Orchestra Assistant Conductor Nell Flanders presents a four-part on-demand video series on Bach's Der Musikalische Opfer (The Musical Offering). New episodes available Wednesdays.

Wed, Mar 03, 10:00am - 10:30am
Virtual Princeton Public Library
¡Acompañanos en nuestro salón virtual para disfrutar de cuentos, canciones, rimas, y mucha diversión! Join us in the Virtual Storyroom as we share stories, songs and fun!

Wed, Mar 03, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Virtual Princeton Public Library
Join us for a virtual social hour of knitting and sharing via Google Meet.

Wed, Mar 03, 4:00pm - 5:30pm
Princeton Public Library
Register to attend this English conversation group, held weekly on Google Meet. Practice your English speaking skills with others during conversation facilitated by a volunteer.
Register

Wed, Mar 03, 4:00pm - 5:30pm
Princeton Public Library
Members of the Princeton Macintosh Users Group will help you resolve questions about Apple devices. Drop in at any time during this Zoom session.
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Wed, Mar 03, 5:30pm - 6:30pm
Virtual Princeton Public Library
PPL staff host an informal chat about books, movies and podcasts on the first Wednesday of the month. Participants discuss their recent reading and can get or make recommendations.

Wed, Mar 03, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Princeton Public Library
Register to attend this English conversation group, held weekly on Google Meet. Practice your English speaking skills with others in a conversation facilitated by a volunteer.
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Wed, Mar 03, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Virtual Princeton Public Library
Author Mimi Schwartz discusses her new book, "Good Neighbors, Bad Times Revisited: New Echoes of My Father’s German Village," with Ingrid Reed.
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Thu, Mar 04, 10:00am - 10:15am
Virtual Princeton Public Library
Join us in the Virtual Storyroom as we share stories, songs and fun!

Canceled
Thu, Mar 04, 4:00pm - 6:30pm
Princeton Public Library
All Mercer County residents are eligible for this photo ID card, which provides the cardholder’s personal identifying information, medical risk factors and emergency contact information.

Thu, Mar 04, 6:30pm - 8:00pm
Princeton Public Library
New to the English language? Join us in this beginner ESL conversation class. We’ll learn the basics of the language for everyday use.
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Thu, Mar 04, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Virtual Princeton Public Library
Gail Mitchell leads this session using "African American Poetry: 250 Years Of Struggle & Song" as the basis for discussion. The theme of Family and Community will be explored.

Fri, Mar 05, 9:45am - 12:00pm
Virtual Princeton Public Library
Executive Career Transition Consultant Terrence Seamon shares strategies to stay active and engaged in your job search or career change amid uncertainty, stress and anxiety.

Sun, Mar 07, 2:00pm - 3:30pm
Virtual Princeton Public Library
Actor and director Vivia Font leads a four-week series highlighting great short theater from the "Playing On Air" podcast. Registrants will listen to a production and engage in guided discussion.
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Mon, Mar 08, 1:30pm - 3:00pm
Princeton Public Library
Register for this advanced class, held weekly on Google Meet. Registration will be capped at 12 participants. For this advanced class only, no drop-ins will be allowed.
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Mon, Mar 08, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Virtual Princeton Public Library
County Horticulturalist Margaret Pickoff shares how to grow a wide variety of vegetables and herbs in containers on your steps, back porch or any sunny spot around your property.
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Tue, Mar 09, 10:00am - 10:15am
Virtual Princeton Public Library
Join us in the Virtual Storyroom as we share stories, songs and fun!

Tue, Mar 09, 4:00pm - 6:30pm
Princeton Public Library
All Mercer County residents are eligible for this photo ID card, which provides the cardholder’s personal identifying information, medical risk factors and emergency contact information.

Tue, Mar 09, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Virtual PPL
Laurie Wallmark discusses her new book "Code Breaker, Spy Hunter: How Elizebeth Friedman Changed the Course of Two World Wars" and more with author/editor Margery Cuyler.
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Tue, Mar 09, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Virtual Princeton Public Library
All high school students are welcome to participate in our monthly discussion of great books, films, music, quizzes and all things cultural. Teens will also help create a book list for the library.

Tue, Mar 09, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Virtual Princeton Public Library
People in their 20s and 30s discuss books and other media, led by librarians Morgan Taylor and Nora Walsh.
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Tue, Mar 09, 7:30pm - 9:30pm
Virtual Princeton Public Library
Writers receive constructive feedback at these group Zoom sessions. Participants range from published authors to those looking to improve their skills. Connection details will be sent to registrants.

Wed, Mar 10, All day
Virtual Princeton Public Library
Princeton Symphony Orchestra Assistant Conductor Nell Flanders presents a four-part on-demand video series on Bach's Der Musikalische Opfer (The Musical Offering). New episodes available Wednesdays.

Wed, Mar 10, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Virtual Princeton Public Library
Join us for a virtual social hour of knitting and sharing via Google Meet.

Wed, Mar 10, 4:00pm - 5:30pm
Princeton Public Library
Register to attend this English conversation group, held weekly on Google Meet. Practice your English speaking skills with others during conversation facilitated by a volunteer.
Register

Wed, Mar 10, 4:00pm - 5:30pm
Princeton Public Library
Members of the Princeton Macintosh Users Group will help you resolve questions about Apple devices. Drop in at any time during this Zoom session.
Register

Wed, Mar 10, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Princeton Public Library
Register to attend this English conversation group, held weekly on Google Meet. Practice your English speaking skills with others in a conversation facilitated by a volunteer.
Register

Wed, Mar 10, 7:00pm - 8:25pm
Virtual Princeton Public Library
Third in the series of four Great Ideas programs for 2020-2021, this program centers on climate action and equity.
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Thu, Mar 11, 10:00am - 10:15am
Virtual Princeton Public Library
Join us in the Virtual Storyroom as we share stories, songs and fun!

Thu, Mar 11, 10:30am - 11:30am
Virtual Princeton Public Library
The group discusses "Shuggie Bain" by Douglas Stuart.

Thu, Mar 11, 4:00pm - 6:30pm
Princeton Public Library
All Mercer County residents are eligible for this photo ID card, which provides the cardholder’s personal identifying information, medical risk factors and emergency contact information.

Thu, Mar 11, 6:30pm - 8:00pm
Princeton Public Library
New to the English language? Join us in this beginner ESL conversation class. We’ll learn the basics of the language for everyday use.
Register

Thu, Mar 11, 7:00pm - 9:00pm
Virtual Princeton Public Library
Jenny Guo leads the Chinese Book Group to introduce participants to the library’s Chinese language collection and recommend new titles. Please note this program will be conducted entirely in Chinese.

Thu, Mar 11, 7:15pm - 9:00pm
Virtual Princeton Public Library
The group discusses "Girl, Woman, Other" by Bernadine Evaristo.

Fri, Mar 12, 9:45am - 12:00pm
Virtual Princeton Public Library
Debra Wheatman, president of Careers Done Write, reviews the critical components of your resume as well as the importance of a consistent and streamlined brand to present yourself effectively.

Sat, Mar 13, 10:00am - 10:30am
Virtual Princeton Public Library
Students in grades K-3 are invited to join Youth Services staff for Lit Lab, where books meet hands-on maker activities.

Sat, Mar 13, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Virtual Princeton Public Library
Book club for sixth-, seventh- and eighth-graders.

Sun, Mar 14, 2:00pm - 3:30pm
Virtual Princeton Public Library
Actor and director Vivia Font leads a four-week series highlighting great short theater from the "Playing On Air" podcast. Registrants will listen to a production and engage in guided discussion.
Register

Sun, Mar 14, 3:15pm - 3:45pm
Virtual Princeton Public Library
Celebrate Einstein’s birthday (and Pi Day!) with an online interactive program by Historical Society of Princeton educator Eve Mandel.
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Mon, Mar 15, 1:30pm - 3:00pm
Princeton Public Library
Register for this advanced class, held weekly on Google Meet. Registration will be capped at 12 participants. For this advanced class only, no drop-ins will be allowed.
Register

Tue, Mar 16, 10:00am - 10:15am
Virtual Princeton Public Library
Join us in the Virtual Storyroom as we share stories, songs and fun!

Tue, Mar 16, 4:00pm - 6:30pm
Princeton Public Library
All Mercer County residents are eligible for this photo ID card, which provides the cardholder’s personal identifying information, medical risk factors and emergency contact information.

Tue, Mar 16, 7:30pm - 9:30pm
Virtual Princeton Public Library
Writers receive constructive feedback at these group Zoom sessions. Participants range from published authors to those looking to improve their skills. Connection details will be sent to registrants.

Wed, Mar 17, 10:00am - 10:30am
Virtual Princeton Public Library
¡Acompañanos en nuestro salón virtual para disfrutar de cuentos, canciones, rimas, y mucha diversión! Join us in the Virtual Storyroom as we share stories, songs and fun!

Wed, Mar 17, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Virtual Princeton Public Library
Join us for a virtual social hour of knitting and sharing via Google Meet.

Wed, Mar 17, 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Virtual Princeton Public Library
La presentadora Yamilet Zegarra de The Family Resource Network analiza la importancia de elegir una cobertura de seguro de salud y conectarse con los servicios que necesita.
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Wed, Mar 17, 4:00pm - 5:30pm
Princeton Public Library
Register to attend this English conversation group, held weekly on Google Meet. Practice your English speaking skills with others during conversation facilitated by a volunteer.
Register

Wed, Mar 17, 6:00pm - 7:30pm
Virtual Princeton Public Library
The Princeton Public Library Board of Trustees will meet via electronic means.

Wed, Mar 17, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Princeton Public Library
Register to attend this English conversation group, held weekly on Google Meet. Practice your English speaking skills with others in a conversation facilitated by a volunteer.
Register

Thu, Mar 18, 10:00am - 10:15am
Virtual Princeton Public Library
Join us in the Virtual Storyroom as we share stories, songs and fun!

Thu, Mar 18, 4:00pm - 6:30pm
Princeton Public Library
All Mercer County residents are eligible for this photo ID card, which provides the cardholder’s personal identifying information, medical risk factors and emergency contact information.

Thu, Mar 18, 6:30pm - 8:00pm
Princeton Public Library
New to the English language? Join us in this beginner ESL conversation class. We’ll learn the basics of the language for everyday use.
Register

Thu, Mar 18, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Virtual Princeton Public Library
Flooding is a serious challenge for many in Princeton. Join us to gain a better understanding of the root causes and some cost effective community solutions.
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Fri, Mar 19, 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Virtual Princeton Public Library
Renata Svincicka of the Family Resource Network discusses the importance of choosing health insurance coverage and connecting to the services you need.
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Sat, Mar 20, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Virtual Princeton Public Library
Dr. Tyree Winters invites families and people of all ages to dance and exercise together on Zoom.
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Sun, Mar 21, 2:00pm - 3:30pm
Virtual Princeton Public Library
Actor and director Vivia Font leads a four-week series highlighting great short theater from the "Playing On Air" podcast. Registrants will listen to a production and engage in guided discussion.
Register

Mon, Mar 22, 1:30pm - 3:00pm
Princeton Public Library
Register for this advanced class, held weekly on Google Meet. Registration will be capped at 12 participants. For this advanced class only, no drop-ins will be allowed.
Register

Tue, Mar 23, 10:00am - 10:15am
Virtual Princeton Public Library
Join us in the Virtual Storyroom as we share stories, songs and fun!

Tue, Mar 23, 4:00pm - 6:30pm
Princeton Public Library
All Mercer County residents are eligible for this photo ID card, which provides the cardholder’s personal identifying information, medical risk factors and emergency contact information.

Tue, Mar 23, 7:30pm - 9:30pm
Virtual Princeton Public Library
Writers receive constructive feedback at these group Zoom sessions. Participants range from published authors to those looking to improve their skills. Connection details will be sent to registrants.

Wed, Mar 24, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Virtual Princeton Public Library
Join us for a virtual social hour of knitting and sharing via Google Meet.

Wed, Mar 24, 4:00pm - 5:30pm
Princeton Public Library
Register to attend this English conversation group, held weekly on Google Meet. Practice your English speaking skills with others during conversation facilitated by a volunteer.
Register

Wed, Mar 24, 6:00pm - 7:30pm
Virtual Princeton Public Library
Author Robert Alter discusses his book "Nabokov and the Real World: Between Appreciation and Defense" with Princeton University Professor Emeritus Michael Wood.

Wed, Mar 24, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Princeton Public Library
Register to attend this English conversation group, held weekly on Google Meet. Practice your English speaking skills with others in a conversation facilitated by a volunteer.
Register

Thu, Mar 25, 10:00am - 10:15am
Virtual Princeton Public Library
Join us in the Virtual Storyroom as we share stories, songs and fun!

Thu, Mar 25, 4:00pm - 4:30pm
Virtual Princeton Public Library
A dynamic program exploring the lives and accomplishments of African American women, from fugitive slaves to skilled aviators, is presented by Museums in Motion.

Thu, Mar 25, 4:00pm - 6:30pm
Princeton Public Library
All Mercer County residents are eligible for this photo ID card, which provides the cardholder’s personal identifying information, medical risk factors and emergency contact information.

Thu, Mar 25, 6:30pm - 8:00pm
Princeton Public Library
New to the English language? Join us in this beginner ESL conversation class. We’ll learn the basics of the language for everyday use.
Register

Thu, Mar 25, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Virtual Princeton Public Library
Mallory Mortillaro, Curator of Collections for the Hartley Dodge Foundation in Madison, N.J., shares the story of uncovering a Rodin masterpiece.