Friday, May 30, 2014


Save the date! FOOD TRUCK FRIDAY is happening on Friday, June 26th, from 5:00-9:00pm at the Hopewell Train Station.  The confirmed trucks are: Hopewell's own Nomad Pizza, the Surf and Turf Truck serving gourmet lobster rolls, The Taco Truck, and Cupcake Carnival. Check out for more info:  food trucks, live music, and a sweet little town!


Welcome to INHOPEWELL! Check around the site for lots of interesting posts about the "Small Town with Big Happenings"! 

Not to miss: the EVENTS page and RESTAURANT GUIDE aboveas well as loads of links on the right: EAT,  SHOP, MARKET, KIDS, CULTURE, WELLNESS, and more!


Monday, May 5, 2014


Congratulations STICKS AND STONES! What a perfect way to celebrate this favorite Hopewell toy shop's one year anniversary than with a Screen-Free Week of events!  

The nationwide, coordinated effort to encourage Americans to unplug will be in full force this week at STICKS AND STONES

"Screen Free Week is a much needed respite from the screen media dominating the lives of so many children",  says STICKS AND STONES owner Jennifer Ghannam.  "Now, more than ever, it's imperative that we help children discover the joys beyond life with screens." 

Here is a full schedule of STICKS AND STONES planned events for May 6-10:

May 6:  9-10:30 New Parenting Group Raising Children with Joy & Ease hosted by Judy Chin and Marla Hanan:
2-3pm Open House for Marla Hanan supporting families on their journey towards a joyful, loving and fulfilling life.
5-8pm Pick An Object/Pick A Scene. A drawing game for all ages.
May 7:  Waldorf School of Princeton families receive 10% off in-store purchases all day today.
3-4pm Spring Craft with Waldorf School of Princeton. Space is limited and advanced registration is required. Ages 5-10
5-8pm Cooperative Board Games Night. Gather your friends and family. How well can you work together to meet a common goal?

May 8:  6-7pm Open House for Marla Hanan supporting families on their journey towards a joyful, loving and fulfilling life.
5-8pm Accordion Folded Spring Flower Collage. Bring an empty cereal box and your imagination. Take home a work of art.

May 9:  5-8pm The Big Cookie and Sidewalk Chalk Extravaganza! Grab a cookie and some chalk and help us beautify the block.

May 10:  We'll be in two places at once today!
11a-4p May Fair at Waldorf School of Princeton
12-5pm Sunburst Watercolor Paintings. Our $5 Make and Take event for May.

*Unless otherwise noted, all activities are FREE and open to all ages.*
16 Seminary Avenue in Hopewell.  Ph: 609.466.6536.