Hightstown Memorial Branch, Mercer County Library 114 Franklin St, Hightstown, NJ08520 The Hightstown branch of the county library system is the only one to boast a lakeside view and a fireplace, as well as…More a Spanish-language collection. In addition to books, CDs and DVDs for borrowing, it offers numerous programs for children, teens, and adults. Classes abound for those interested in learning things like computing and English as a second language. Computers are available for patrons to browse the internet. The site is also a war memorial, dedicated to veterans in 1954.
Memorial Park sits between Peddie Lake and the Memorial Parking Lot, along the Roger C. Cook Greenway. The park is…More named for the memorial rock it features, which is dedicated to the area soldiers who died in World War II.
The park is home each summer to the annual farmers' market and also plays host to various other events throughout the year. Volunteers are working to raise funds to restore the pedestrian bridge that for decades connected the park to the land just across the lake where the library now sits.