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Saturday, November 9
The Southeastern Pennsylvania Symphony Orchestra continues its 48th Season on Saturday, November 9 at 7:30 p.m. at their new home at Dock Mennonite Academy’s Souderton campus (the Early Childhood to Grade 8 campus) 420 Godshall Road, Souderton. The performance features Beethoven’s Leonore Overture No. 3 and Bruckner’s epic Symphony No. 4, Romantic. The Southeastern Pennsylvania Symphony Orchestra w

Sunday, November 17
16th Annual Alternative Gift Market, Sunday, November 17, 11:30am to 2:00pm in the Assembly Hall at St. John’s United Church of Christ, 500 W. Main Street, Lansdale. Open to the public. (“Gifts from the Heart” to honor folks on your holiday list with a donation to any of nineteen charities, such as Doctors Without Borders, Alpha Bravo Canine and Heifer International. Also Alex’s Lemonade Stand will be there and hoagie lunch will be available for donation.

Wednesday, November 20
A loved one is in trouble with addiction… “What Can You Do?” Attend this free seminar facilitated by Joseph Devlin MA, CAADC and the author of A Step Out Of Darkness, how to help someone enter addiction treatment and walk with them through recovery. Each session is focused on a topic to help you understand & walk alongside someone who is going through the addiction process. This seminar is for the professional counselor, a family member who has someone in addiction, and anyone who is curious to know more about navigating the road blocks to sobriety. Location: Bridge Community Church, 983 Allentown Road, Lansdale. Time: The third Wednesday of each month 7p.m.-8p.m. for five sessions starting in October.  To register or if you have questions call 215-380-5122.

Sunday, December 15
On Sunday December 15th, the Knights of Columbus, Pius IX Council will be holding Breakfast With Santa – with seatings at 8:30 am and 10:30 am. It is All You Can Eat buffet and includes a Picture with Santa. Tickets are $9 each, and reservations are required by December 6th. Drexel Hall at St. Maria Goretti Church is located at 1601 Derstine Road, Hatfield, PA 19940. Reservation form available under the Events section of www.koc4396.org. Call Linda at 215-361-7650 or LansdaleBWS@gmail.com with questions. All Proceeds are used to provide winter coats for children and food baskets for families in the North Penn & Souderton area.

Sunday, December 15
Blooming Glen Mennonite Church presents a sing-along performance of Handel’s Messiah at 6:30 p.m., Sunday, Dec. 15, at the church, 713 Blooming Glen Road, Blooming Glen (for GPS, use Perkasie). The performance features the adult choir, soloists and an instrumental ensemble directed by Michael Bishop. Interested singers are invited to bring their own Messiah score and join the choir in singing selected choruses as members of the audience. A free-will offering will be received, and light refreshments will follow the performance. For information, call the church office 215-257-3431 or visit bgmc.net.

Friday, December 20
On Friday, December 20th at 6:30 p.m., Central’s Worship Team will present their annual Christmas program, “Messiah, the Birth of Our Savior.” This program is a combination of Scripture passages and songs inspired by the birth of our Savior. We cordially invite everyone to Fellowship Hall that evening to join us for a potluck dinner at 5:30 p.m., followed by this program of worship and celebration. We hope to see your there!
Central Schwenkfelder Church is located at 2111 S. Valley Forge Rd., Lansdale, Pa 19446 and is handicap accessible. For more information visit our website at www.cscfamily.org or call the office at 610-584-4480.

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