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|October 2019||Full month|
Come play at Princeton Playspace’s state-of-the art indoor playground – the best in Central New Jersey! It’s 5,000 square feet of fun for children and adults! We pride ourselves on our cleanliness and friendliness! Princeton Playsapce was designed to support your child’s development every step of the way. We have activities ranging from active play to pretend play in order to keep your children entertained all day. This includes a jungle gym, pretend town, train table, construction area, infant/toddler area and more! In the words of Albert Einstein, "play is the highest form of research".
Your Child and Mine is a kids consignment sale that brings parents together and offers them a smart way to earn money for unwanted children’s items while offering new parents the opportunity to purchase needed items at a fraction of the cost. We offer infant to youth clothing, toys, books, equipment, furniture, DVD’s, strollers, and much more.
Join us every Friday for Storytime in our Children's Department. From classic stories and favorite characters, to seasonal stories and new releases, there's always something fun in store. Coloring activities to follow.
You're invited to join us at our very special, very interactive story time. We begin with a picture book and end with a creative hands-on project to take home! Note: This program is run on a first-come, first-served basis and has restrictions on class size and age range.
Fall is our favorite time of year...come join in the harvest at Fall Fest! Fall Fest includes AppleFest, the award-winning PumpkinFest, PumpkinFest After Dark, and HorrorFest. Enjoy wagon rides, apple picking, pumpkin picking, GIANT themed corn maze and lots more festival fun. Bring the family for a day &/or night of fun down on the farm.
This is a parent/guardian participation class that is supervised by one of our experienced Toddler Class Instructors. It is a wonderful way to introduce your baby to the thrill of basic movement/motor development as well as socialization and interaction with others. 19 months–36 months This is also a parent/guardian participation class that is supervised by one of our experienced Toddler Class Instructors. In addition to basic movement/motor development, socialization, and interaction with others, more time is spent on skills that challenge this age group more. Gymnastic apparatus is utilized to teach hanging, balancing, swinging, jumping, rolling, stretching, twisting and turning as well as familiarity with basic gymnastic skills. 3 years – 6 years Children 3 years old and up have an extra opportunity to work on skills they have been learning in classes or to reinforce skills they have already acquired. Instructors are on hand to provide guidance to your child.
Our special theme for this week is "HALLOWEEN" Come join our HALLOWEEN Pre School Open Gym! We will have games, a scavenger hunt and a custom parade!. This is a parent/guardian participation event (if under 3) that is supervised by one of our experienced Toddler Class Instructors. In addition to basic movement/motor development, socialization, and interaction with others, more time is spent on skills that challenge this age group more. Gymnastic apparatus is utilized to teach hanging, balancing, swinging, jumping, rolling, stretching, twisting and turning as well as familiarity with basic gymnastic skills. Gymnastics and parachute activities
Join us on October 25th from 5-8pm for our 6th annual Trick or Treat Around the Park. Enjoy a costume contest, trick or treat trail with free candy, photo opportunities, raffle with great prizes, and more! Registration is required.
Dress up in your best costume and join the Arts Council of Princeton for the Annual Hometown Halloween Parade! Join us at 5:15pm on Palmer Square Green to enjoy music by the Princeton University Band and an appearance by the Princeton Tiger before we depart promptly at 5:45pm and make our way through Downtown Princeton. The parade will culminate at the Princeton Family YMCA where the festivities continue with music, trunk or treat, and more!
Come join the Halloween Fun at Fernbrook Farms with our scavenger hunt in the meadow maze, games in the barnyard, wagon ride around the farm, campfire in the woods, and so much more! A great evening for the whole family to make Halloween memories! The evening will start in our “Not-So-Scary” barnyard where guests can enjoy a wide variety of Halloween themed games, snacks, refreshments, spirited decorations, and a special photo booth. Hayrides will leave the barnyard area every 15-20 minutes and the first stop will be at our Meadow Maze to meet our friendly Scarecrow who will give you your ‘mission’ of finding the meadow ‘insects’ and more. After the mission is complete, the wagon ride will take you to our campfire where you can sip hot chocolate, roast marshmallows, and listen to campfire stories. Feel free to stay at the campfire as long as you want before joining the wagon ride back to the barnyard. **EVERYTHING IS INCLUDED IN THE PRICING**
Visit the Planetarium Friday evening for a special nighttime star talk in the Planetarium, then hop in your car and follow us a short drive to the Washington Crossing Park Simpson Observatory (weather permitting). The Amateur Astronomy Association of Princeton will be on hand with telescopes to observe the night sky and help visitors with their use. If viewing conditions are poor, immediately following the sky talk guests will see a free Planetarium show.