TUESDAYS WITH STORIES: THE OTHER MOZART. The performance investigates how this female prodigy, this Mozart, faded from the world — and whether this loss was inevitable. 12 & 7. Rt. 28 and Lamington Road.
DAVID CULLEN. Guitarist performs a range of styles, including classical, jazz, and world music. 7pm. $25. Rt. 28 and Lamington Road.
BILL STAINES. Gerry and Olga open. 8pm. $9. Morristown Unitarian Fellowship, 21 Normandy Heights Rd..
BROADWAY'S NEXT HIT MUSICAL. Every song is fresh. Every scene new. Every night different. It’s all improvised and all funny. The cast gathers suggestions from the audience and creates a spontaneous evening of music, humor, and laughter. 8pm. Rt. 28 and Lamington Road.
THE KARP/FOLEY BAND. Blues 8:30pm. 30 Main Street.
WINTER FESTIVAL. Festivities include ice fishing, snowshoeing, guided hike, children activities, and discussion with weather expert Nick Stefano. Snow date Sunday, Feb. 1Donations welcome. 12 - 3pm. Interpretive Center, 1480 State Route 23.
OPEN HOUSE AND NED HECTOR PRESENTATION. Edward "Ned" Hector (born about 1744) was one of the 3,000-5,000 African-American soldiers who fought for the cause of American Independence in the Revolutionary War. Hector will be portrayed by Noah Lewis, of Upper Darby, PA, author of Hector’s biography. 1 - 4pm. Vanderveer House, 955 US Highway 202/206.
SKULLDUGGERY! A MAGICAL PIRATE ADVENTURE. Illusionist John Bundy and Morgan conjure up a treasure chest of incredible illusions. A thrilling theatrical Pirate adventure the whole family will enjoy. Skullduggery will shiver your timbers with a full evening of entertainment. The magic happens right before your Ayes! 2pm. Sitnik Theater of the Lackland Center, 715 Grand Ave..
CAMERON CARPENTER. The “bad boy” of the organ with his brand-new digital international touring organ. 91 University Place.
CITIZENS BAND RADIO. 8:30pm. 30 Main Street.
EBONY HILLBILLIES. As one of the last black string bands in the U.S., the Ebony Hillbillies keep an important legacy alive with a rootsy, homegrown style that was a key element in the genesis of All American Music-Jazz, Blues, Bluegrass, Rockabilly, Rock and Roll and Country. 8pm. Sitnik Theater of the Lackland Center, 715 Grand Ave..
GETTING TO KNOW ORCHIDS. Learn the basics of caring for orchids. Participants will get an introductory tour of the Orchid Range and Native Orchid Nursery Bed. There will be the chance to see some of the 1,500 orchid varieties grown here. In addition, each participant will learn, hands-on, how to repot an orchid that they may take home and enjoy! 9am - 12:30pm. $35. 80 Route 206.
ISLE OF KLEZBOS J EDGAR KLEZMER: SONGS FROM MY GRANDMOTHERS FBI FILES. A musical documentary theater adventure by grandchild and bandleader Eve Sicular. Kutz Theater of the Lackland Center, 715 Grand Ave..
SWAN LAKE. State Ballet Theatre of Russia. 91 University Place.
VALENTINE'S DAY DINNER FOR TWO. Enjoy a romantic evening with your loved one with your choice of a bottle of wine, savory entrees, and live music. The staff at Brook Hollow Winery has paired with Chef Stewart Kessler from Royal Gourmet Foods in Nazareth, PA, to provide your choice of filet mignon or blackened duck. Dinner includes a bottle of wine with a custom label that allows up to 20 words to express your feelings. There will be two seatings at 5 and 8pm. 594 State Highway 94.
JONATHAN'S CHARCUTERIE CLASS. Join us for a Sunday afternoon in the bakehouse, where we will learn how to prepare pates, sausages, cured meats, and terrines, using bits and pieces of Bobolink's creatures. Each class will be a hands-on workshop, and each participant will take home a portion of the fruits of our days' labor. 1 - 5pm. $75. 369 Stamets Road.
BALLET HISPANICO. Fusing Latin dance with classical and contemporary techniques, the company creates a new style of concert dance incorporating theatricality, passion, and choreographers representing Venezuela, Cuba, Trinidad, Puerto Rico, Mexico, Spain, Brazil, Argentina and Colombia. 91 University Place.
SWINGTIME! . Direct from London, The Jive Aces are internationally renowned for their superior musicianship and spectacular stage show and their energetic renditions of fresh arrangements of Swing/Jive/R&B classics. 8pm. Rt. 28 and Lamington Road.
AUSTRALIA’S NATIONAL CIRCUS. The best little circus in the world in its only engagement in the eastern USA this year! 91 University Place.
22ND ANNUAL OPEN HOUSE. Guest artists, live birds of prey, and fundraiser for the Mercer County Wildlife Center are among the special events and exhibits at the gallery. Featured guest is renowned South African artist, Fuz Cafario, 55 Bridge St..
TOM CHAPIN & FRIENDS. Tom serves up a tasty mix of his family music, story songs, sing-alongs, old-time folk classics and a favorite song or two of his late brother Harry’s. 1 & 3:30pm. $10 & $12. Rt. 28 and Lamington Road.
YO-YO MA’S SILK ROAD ENSEMBLE. Members hail from more than 20 countries along the routes of the ancient Silk Road, a series of land and sea trade routes crisscrossing Eurasia from Japan to the Mediterranean Sea. 91 University Place.
WINTER PLANETARIUM SHOWS. Winter Skies, laser concerts and children’s shows include:
The Little Star that Could: Saturdays, February 7, 14, 21, 28, 3 p.m.
Laser Light Waves: Saturdays, February 7, 14, 21, 28, 4 p.m. Listen to songs as “as lasers draw pictures on the dome overhead. (Recommended for ages 6 and older).
Winter Skies: Saturdays, February 7, 14, 21, 28, 7 p.m. Learn how to use Orion as a guide to finding other stars and constellations this season. Weather permitting, the 3M Observatory will be open for star gazing after the show.
Laser ELO: Saturdays, February 7 & 21, 8 p.m.
Follow the Drinking Gourd: Sunday, February 8, 2 p.m. Audience members “go back in time” as they learn about a slave trying to follow the Big Dipper through a frightful but rewarding voyage out of slavery.
Laser Magic: Sunday, February 8, 3 p.m. Enjoy a laser and video concert featuring songs by a variety of artists.
Laser Queen: Saturdays, February 14 & 28, 8 p.m. Enjoy a laser concert featuring Queen hits.
Perfect Little Planet: Monday, February 16, 2 p.m. A family from another star system is seeking the perfect vacation spot. Fly over the surface of Pluto, our best known dwarf planet; sail through the rings of Saturn; and avoid Jupiter’s lightning storms. Which destination will the family choose? (Recommended for ages 6-12)
Laser Kids: Monday, February 16, 3 p.m. Listen to songs while lasers draw pictures on the dome overhead (Recommended for ages 6 and older).
Route 28 & Lamington Road.
Tuesdays, Febrary 3- March 17 • FLY TYING CLASS. The Beginner class includes tools, materials and instruction – learn how to master the basics! The Intermediate class must bring your own tools and thread, some materials are provided. Learn how to tie the hottest and newest flies out there and learn how to use many of the newest synthetic materials on the market! Seven consecutive Tuesdays. $50.
Weekends • A series of programs about the natural world around us for young and old alike. Preregistration is usually required. Topics range from a child’s first introduction to nature to seminars for expert fly fishers.
Ongoing • TOURS OF WASHINGTON'S HEADQUARTERS AT THE FORD MANSION. The Washington’s Headquarters Museum includes includes three exhibit galleries, a 30-minute introductory video, Tours of the furnished house will be made available at 10 and 11am and at 1, 2, 3 and 4pm. Adults (Age 16 and up): $4.00, cash or check only, Children: Free