Princeton Community Center Board Members present a monthly “Coffee and Conversation at the Center” each month. The next gathering will be March 3, 2015 from 8:00 a.m. to 10:00 a.m. Go Fish, will host the coffee and refreshments for March. Thank you to Keith and Company for providing the refreshments for the February gathering. This event is free and everyone is welcome!
This monthly event is available to be hosted by an individual or a business. Please contact Princeton City Hall at 563-289-5315 for more information.
Princeton Days will be having Bingo at the Community Center on March 8th at 6:00 p.m. Sandwiches will be available for purchase.
Grissom School Carnival is Saturday, March 7th from 11:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. in the gym. Food, games, prizes, and fun for the whole family!
The PTA Blood Drive will be on Saturday, March 28th at the Community Center from 7:00 a.m. to 11 a.m. To donate please contact Amy at 289-4212.
Library Events: Every Wednesday there is Story Time at 10:00 a.m. Lego at the Library on March 18th from 3:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m. and Kids, Crafts, & Cookies on March 28th from 10:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
Princeton Players Will have tryouts for the upcoming talent show: Act Out – Live from Princeton “It’s Saturday Night!”
Auditions: Wednesday February 25th 6:00 - 8:00 p.m. and Saturday February 28th 1:00-4:00 p.m.
The Act Out – Live from Princeton “It’s Saturday Night!” will be on March 28th at 7:00 p.m. and March 29th at 2:00 p.m. Tickets are $10 for adults and $5 children and seniors.
Come to both shows and get ½ price tickets on Sunday!
Visit the website for ticket purchasing online: www.princetonplayers.org.
Zion Lutheran Church is hosting a series of forums each Wednesday in Lent. The schedule will be:
5:30 p.m. Soup Supper with a free will donation.
6:30 p.m. Adult Forums will focus on preparing for the end of your life.
Feb 25 - Pastor Julie Monnard, “Planning Your Funeral”
March 4 - Crystal Crayne, Runge Mortuary, “Your Life. Your Legacy.”
March 11 - Chaplain Patty Tillman, Genesis Spiritual Care, “The Conversation: Living Well at the End of Life”
March 18 - Wylie Pillers, Pillers and Richmond, “Wills, Trust, and Power of Attorneys”
March 25 - Roger Huff, Thrivent, “Sharing Your Good Fortune”
7:30 p.m. Stations of the Cross Liturgy
The Prayer Shawl ministry group meets the first Tuesday of every month at 6:30 p.m. Crocheters, knitters, and tatters to craft together. The next meeting will be March 3rd. All are welcome!
Men's Fellowship is an opportunity for local men to join for breakfast and conversation the second Saturday of every month at 8:30 a.m. in Zion's basement. The next meeting will be March 14th. All are welcome!
For new residents, please contact the Welcoming Committee: Rebekah Doering at: email@example.com
Princeton has a facebook page. This is a chance to post pictures of events and give upcoming news. Please like us at https://www.facebook.com/CityofPrincetonIowa?ref=hl
Wheels for Wishes is a program new to Princeton. Citizens may donate their unwanted cars, trucks, motorcycles, SUV, RV, or boats to be towed, free of charge. These vehicles are sold at auction or recycled and 100% of the proceeds go to Make-A-Wish Iowa. The organization is a 501(c)(3) so all donations are tax-deductible. For further information call 855-369-9474. This information is also available on the City’s website, just click on “Links” for more information.
The 2015 dog licenses must be purchased by March 31, 2015 in order to avoid a penalty. After March 31, 2015, there is an additional $10.00 per month penalty for registering your dog.
For your convenience City Hall will be open on Saturday, March 28nd from l:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m. for those who cannot come in during the week to register your dog. Please do not include your dog license fee in with you utility payment. Please make out a separate check or cash for accounting purposes
Please remember to park vehicles off the street during snowfalls. Please do not plow, or blow snow into the city streets when cleaning your drives or sidewalks.
All City committee meetings are open to the public at 6:00 p.m. unless otherwise noted.
1st Monday – Plan and Zoning Committee with note that extra meetings may be called for special projects, 6:00pm at City Hall
1st Monday – Park Board, 5:30pm at the Library
CHANGE 1st Tuesday – Sidewalk Committee, 6:00pm at City Hall
CHANGE 1st Tuesday - Community Center Committee, 10:00am at the Community Center
2nd Thursday – City Council at City Hall
3rd Wednesday – Economic Development Committee – 6:30 p.m. at City Hall
Recycle dates are: March 13th and 27th.