Local Egg Hunts & More: Our Weekend Picks

Friday, March 27
The Princeton Environmental Film Festival continues this weekend at Princeton Public Library! On Friday, catch screenings of ‘School’s Out: Lessons from a Forest Kindergarten’ at noon, ‘The Wound and the Gift’ at 4pm, and ‘Cowspiracy: The Sustainability Secret’ at 7pm. All screenings are free, and there’s more throughout the weekend! Get the full lineup of events at www.princetonlibrary.org

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This Weekend at Whole Foods Market Princeton

Easter Eggstravaganza Saturday, March 28th, 12-3pm. A visit with the Easter bunny and delicious samples!

Saturday, March 28
There’s no place like home… and there’s no place like the Princeton Garden Theatre for a weekend matinee with the kiddos! This weekend, catch a classic on the big screen as the Garden screens  ‘The Wizard of Oz.’ $4, 10:30am. thegardentheatre.com

There are some new faces at Howell Living History Farm now that spring has arrived! Visit the farm’s henhouse to see newly hatched chicks, see the piglets in the pig pen and meet a pair of twin lambs in the sheep barn! Make and take spring crafts for $2. Admission is free. 10am-4pm. www.howellfarm.org

The Watershed invites kids ages 3-10 to wander through the fields of the preserve on Titus Mill Road in search of naturally dyed eggs. Teacher-Naturalists will guide egg hunters rain or shine – just bring your own bag or basket! Register in advance. $8 per child. www.thewatershed.org

It’s an Egg-stravaganza at Mercer County Park as WPST hosts an Easter Egg Hunt. Head to the park for holiday fun for kids ages 2-12, including vendors, an egg hunt with candy and prizes, and of course, Mr. Bunny himself! FREE, 10am-2pm. mercercountyparks.org/calendar/

Sunday, March 29
Meet some critters at the Tulpehaking Nature Center in Hamilton with Mercer County Park Commission! ‘Scales, Feathers & Fur’ is a chance for your family to get up close & personal with some live animals, and to learn all about them! $20 per family, 1pm.  www.mercercountyparks.org

It’s not your average Flea Market… Artworks presents the Punk Rock Flea Market – a popular indie sale held at Trenton’s Historic Roebling Machine Shop and featuring more than 40 vendors! Handmade & vintage clothing, collectibles, handblown glass, antiques, vinyl with punk, rock, jazz & blues, food vendors and more. $4, 10am-5pm. www.artworkstrenton.org