The Golden Rule Montessori School

102 Bee Street

The mission of The Golden Rule is to utilize the Montessori Method to foster confidence, enthusiasm, and a love of learning in children. The school features Montessori-inspired Pre-School, Mommy and Me Classes, Science Nights, Tutoring, and Summer Camps.

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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.

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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. 

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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.

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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 are currently Saturday 12 p.m. - 8 p.m and by appointment. 

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Modad Music

749 Mercer Street

Modad Music offers lessons by skilled and seasoned guitarist Freddy Modad. 

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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. 


appalachian artistic adventures

850 Mercer Street

Appalachian Artistic Adventures is a locally-owned and operated paint-your-own-pottery studio. It is a place where you can spend a fun-filled, relaxing time creating lasting memories. They offer workshops and field trips where students not only paint and create, but are shown the process of turning clay into green ware, bisque and the process of kiln firing.

Open Thursday & Friday from 4 - 9 p.m. and Saturday from 12 - 9 p.m. 

"There are no mistakes, only happy accidents" - Bob Ross

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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. 

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