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January 2017
Community Event
OPENING RECEPTION - A Grounds For Sculpture History: The Land in Pictures and Words
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This exhibition is located in the Lakefront Gallery at the Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital in Hamilton, NJ.
View the transformation of Grounds For Sculpture through images created by Princeton Photography Club members. This exhibition is located...
Special Event
JUST FOR TEENS! Hack Your Way Into Art School
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Each Session Offered 10:30am or 12:45pm
Are you thinking of applying to art school or in the process of creating a portfolio for the school of your dreams?
Literary
GFS Book Club - Jan. 22
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Sundays, January 22, February 26, March 19, and April 23
Join the GFS Book Club to meet fellow book lovers and discover, discuss, and debate some truly great reads!
Rat's Event
Wine & Yoga Night
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Tuesdays, January 3, 10, 17, 24
Come join us for fun evenings of yoga and wine.
Family
Tots on Tour! - Jan. 28
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11am and 1pm
Listen to a story, become GFS Park Explorers, and make art in hands-on workshops.
Film
Film for Thought Series - Blank City
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Snow Date: February 5
Matinee day at GFS!  This popular film series features unique and specially curated selections inspired by the artists and work in t...
February 2017
Horticulture
Beauty of Winter Tour - Feb. 2
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Thursday, February 2 and Saturday, February 18, 10:30am
GFS is not to be missed in the winter.
Adult Workshop
Carving, Coating, and Coloring Foam Sculpture
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Saturday, February 4, 11, 18, 25, March 4, 11, 18
This workshop is ideal for beginners and anyone looking to experiment with an innovative sculptural process.
Rat's Event
Cooking Classes at Rat's: Vegetarian Cuisine
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Join Rat’s Culinary Team for the seventh season of cooking classes at Rat’s Restaurant!
Family
Storytime in the Galleries / Cuentacuentos en las galerias - Feb. 9 / 9 de febrero
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Thursdays, February 9, March 9, and April 13 / Los jueves – 9 de febrero, 9 de marzo, y 13 de abril
Both English and Spanish speakers welcome! En inglés y español!
Lecture
FOCUS ON SCULPTURE Juror Danielle Austen
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Danielle Austen, juror for Focus on Sculpture, will discuss her selection process and the works on view.
Horticulture
Beauty of Winter Tour - Feb. 18
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Thursday, February 2 and Saturday, February 18, 10:30am
GFS is not to be missed in the winter.
Film
Film for Thought Series - Station to Station
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Snow Date: February 26
Matinee day at GFS!  This popular film series features unique and specially curated selections inspired by the artists and work in t...
Family
Tots on Tour! - Feb. 25
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11am and 1pm
Listen to a story, become GFS Park Explorers, and make art in hands-on workshops.
Literary
GFS Book Club - Feb. 26
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Sundays, January 22, February 26, March 19, and April 23
Join the GFS Book Club to meet fellow book lovers and discover, discuss, and debate some truly great reads!
March 2017
Art Salon
Ned Smyth
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A relaxed and stimulating opportunity to share ideas and fine food at Rat’s Restaurant with GFS artists and your fellow patrons of ...
Adult Workshop
Learning to See Nature with Photography and Pastel
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Saturdays, March 4 and 11
Develop your artistic eye by learning to see nature in a whole new way!
Family
Storytime in the Galleries / Cuentacuentos en las galerias - Mar. 9 / 9 de marzo
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Thursdays, February 9, March 9, and April 13 / Los jueves – 9 de febrero, 9 de marzo, y 13 de abril
Both English and Spanish speakers welcome! En inglés y español!
Horticulture
A Natural Approach to Turf
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Many of us strive for a beautiful healthy lawn.  Can it be done without using chemicals that are potentially harmful to living organ...
Film
Film for Thought Series - Life in A Day
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Snow Date: March 19
Matinee day at GFS!  This popular film series features unique and specially curated selections inspired by the artists and work in t...
Family
Tots on Tour! - Mar. 18
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11am and 1pm
Listen to a story, become GFS Park Explorers, and make art in hands-on workshops.
Literary
GFS Book Club - Mar. 19
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Sundays, January 22, February 26, March 19, and April 23
Join the GFS Book Club to meet fellow book lovers and discover, discuss, and debate some truly great reads!
Special Event
Artists in Action
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Grounds For Sculpture is home to many outstanding artists, and Artists in Action is your chance to see what we mean.
Horticulture
The Garden Chair Workshop
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Led by Dan Benarcik of Chanticleer Gardens, you will construct your own Garden Chair in less than three hours with only a cordless drill/...
Tour
The Seward Johnson Atelier Tour & Dinner at Rat's Restaurant - Mar. 28
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** This event is SOLD OUT **
Tour The Seward Johnson Atelier and the cutting-edge Digital Atelier.
April 2017
Community Event
EXHIBITION CLOSING: A Grounds For Sculpture History: The Land in Pictures and Words
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This exhibition is located in the Lakefront Gallery at the Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital in Hamilton, NJ.
View the transformation of Grounds For Sculpture through images created by Princeton Photography Club members.
Family
Storytime in the Galleries / Cuentacuentos en las galerias - Apr. 13 / 13 de abril
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Thursdays, February 9, March 9, and April 13 / Los jueves – 9 de febrero, 9 de marzo, y 13 de abril
Both English and Spanish speakers welcome! En inglés y español!
Family
Tots on Tour! - Apr. 22
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11am and 1pm
Listen to a story, become GFS Park Explorers, and make art in hands-on workshops.
Literary
GFS Book Club - Apr. 23
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Sundays, January 22, February 26, March 19, and April 23
Join the GFS Book Club to meet fellow book lovers and discover, discuss, and debate some truly great reads!
July 2017
Member Trip
Cutting-Edge Contemporary Germany: Sculpture Projects Munster, Documenta 14, and Berlin
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July 21-29, 2017
Don’t miss this special opportunity to experience the rare convergence of two extraordinary contemporary art fairs in Germany.