Princeton Public Library

920 Mercer Street

Established in 1914, the Princeton Public Library has been proudly serving the people of Princeton and beyond from our Mercer Street location (formerly the Princeton Post Office) since 2010. The library is one of many jewels in our city, and they invite you to take advantage of all the library has to offer! The Princeton Public Library is a public service institution that serves as the information center for the community. The Library not only responds to, but also seeks to anticipate the informational, educational, and cultural interests and needs of Princeton and the surrounding areas. Princeton Public Library is a community resource center that enriches the lives of everyone.

Hours of Operation:                                                                         Monday - Tuesday: 9AM - 8PM                                           Wednesday: 9AM-5PM                                                                                                                                                                              Thursday: 9AM - 8PM                                                                                                                                                                                       Friday: 9AM - 5PM                                                                                                                                                                                         Saturday: 10AM - 2PM                                                                                                                                                                              Sunday: Closed

(304) 487-5045

Stages Music School

855 Mercer Street

Stages Music School has been offering quality music instruction, frequent high level performance opportunities, artist development, music business training, and an out-of-the-box approach to creative performance instruction since 2008. Stages fosters a love and appreciation for the arts while encouraging students to use their music to make positive change in themselves, their communities, and the world. 

(304) 308-7649

new river community & technical college

NRCTC provides accessible, affordable, quality education and workforce programs to meet the needs of the region it serves. Located across the street from the Princeton Public Library, our campus features lecture-style classrooms, computer labs, and Interactive Video Network (IVN) classrooms.

(304) 425-5858

Holler: contemporary appalachian art gallery

900 Mercer Street

Holler showcases the work of contemporary Appalachian artists. Founded by native and world-traveled artist Chase Bowman, the gallery features shows and a large art studio in the back features a variety of workshops, classes and special events. 

Hours of operation:

Saturday 12 p.m. - 8 p.m and otherwise by appointment. 

(304) 431-4975

Associated Photography

813 Mercer Street

Award winning photographer Steve Jessee gives a variety of photography workshops at his studio. He also runs Princeton Camera Club and guides regular photos hikes and excursions. 

Call (304) 425-3588 for workshop times and details. 

Hours of operation:

Monday - Friday: 9AM - 5PM

Saturday - Sunday: Closed


Hammer & stain

851 Mercer Street

A DIY, instructor-led, personalized workshop where you create your own happiness to take home! Featuring workshops, private parties, fundraisers, children's parties as well as open paint days, there is something for everyone every week of the year. Visit the website below for workshop times and registration. 

(304) 223-3600