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Saturday, October 3
Paws 4 Life Dog Walk
Warminster Community Park, 300 Veterans Way, Warminster, Pa
9am registration; 9:30 walk begins
Register at: http://cancersupportphiladelphia.org/news-events/dog-walk/
Cost $25 per leash
For more info call Kathy at 215-441-3290 ext 108
Dog Contests with prizes, vendors, DJ, Bricks 4 Kidz, face painting, games and other children activities, food sales, PetSmart Dog, McGruff the Crime Dog, Dog Good Citizens testing, Doggie pool, Caricature artist, silent auction, raffles and more.
Proceeds benefit Cancer Support Community at Gilda’s Club and men, women and children affected by cancer in Bucks and Montgomery Counties.
Saturday, October 3
The Mennonite Heritage Center invites the public to the 42nd Annual Apple Butter Frolic on Saturday, October 3, 2015 from 9:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. at their 565 Yoder Rd, Harleysville campus. Enjoy this harvest celebration with nineteenth century farming demonstrations, traditional crafts, children’s activities and delicious Pennsylvania German foods. Admission is $8 adult, $2 for children ages 6 to 12, children under 6 are admitted free of charge.
Delicious Pennsylvania German foods are one of the favorite features of the Frolic. The Apple Butter Frolic opens at 9:30 a.m. but you can start your day earlier with a breakfast of freshly made pancakes topped with stewed apples and apple sausage, coffee and juice served from 7:30 to 10:30 am. Breakfast is $8 for adults and $4 for children 8 and younger. Later, you can enjoy your favorite scrapple, homemade chicken pot pie, apple fritters, sausage sandwiches and ground cherry pies throughout the day!
Saturday, October 10
Manna Run to Help End Hunger
5-mile, 5K, 1-mile Fun Run, and Shopping Cart Challenge
Welcome to the 5th Annual Run to Help End Hunger with all proceeds benefiting Manna on Main Street. This is a family-friendly event, great for all ages and running abilities. The course goes through the neighboring streets of Lansdale, a fairly flat course with a few small hills. The event also includes plenty of yummy post-race food, great vendors, fun giveaways and prizes, and family friendly activities with live music!
Knapp Elementary, 8am, rain or shine. Kids under 5 are free in the Fun Run, must register. http://mannaonmain.org/5k/
Sunday, October 11
Put on your sneakers for a 5K Run/3K Walk to help raise awareness and end Domestic Violence, hosted by The Women’s Center of Montgomery County. If you are looking to support a local organization, get some exercise, or share in a compassionate cause, please join us at Germantown Academy (340 Morris Road, Fort Washington, PA) on Sunday, October 11th for The Women’s Center of Montgomery County’s 11th annual 5K Run/3K Walk. The Run/Walk begins at 9:00, rain or shine.
All proceeds will benefit The Women’s Center of Montgomery County Domestic Violence Program. There will be free refreshments, snacks, entertainment, raffles, and activities for all ages. All runners/walkers will get free t-shirts! Registration is $20. Kids under 12 are free.
For more information and easy registration, go to the Women’s Center website, www.wcmontco.org. You can start your own team to involve your family, friends, or coworkers. See you there!
Sunday, October 11
David Meece in Concert 6:30pm (doors open at 5:30pm)
Family Worship Center
1000 Troxel Road Lansdale PA 19446
Admission is FREE – a free will offering will be received
Sunday, October 11
Firehouse Breakfast Oct 11th Upper Black Eddy Fire Company 7:30am to Noon. Adults, $7. Children 5-10, $3. Children under 5, free. Re-orders, $2. To-Go, $8. Eggs, French Toast, Pancakes, Cream Dried Beef, Bacon, Sausage. Upper Black Eddy Fire Company 1716 Firehouse Lane Upper Black Eddy, PA 18972 610-982-5710
Saturday, October 17
The Mennonite Heritage Center, 565 Yoder Road, Harleysville, announces a Calligraphy Workshop scheduled for Saturday, October 17, 2015 from 9 am to 3 pm. Led by calligraphy artist Lori Yatron of Living Word Calligraphy, this introductory calligraphy workshop will focus on learning the Copperplate hand. Copperplate is a fluid, beautiful style of calligraphic writing that is used for invitations and other social correspondence. Its name comes from the fact that the copybooks from which nineteenth century students learned were printed from etched copper plates.
Students should bring a favorite verse or quote for practice. The workshop fee is $55 plus a materials fee of either $18 or $27 per student, depending on the choice of the supply package. All students should bring pencil and eraser, ruler, small container for water, rag or paper towels for the workshop.
Sunday, October 18
NXT2NORMAL in concert benefiting the Women's Center of Montgomery County.
Local area band nxt2normal is performing a concert at the Sellersville Theater (24 West Temple Ave, Sellersville PA 18960) to bring awareness and support to the Domestic Violence Project of the Women's Center of Montgomery County. All funds raised through ticket and CD sales go directly to the Women's Center. Nxt2normal is a 6 piece band performing original music. The Women's Center's primary focus is on eliminating domestic violence and other forms of abuse. The Women’s Center, a membership organization that has been volunteer-powered since its inception in 1976, provides services which include: a 24-hour domestic violence hotline; elder abuse counseling and supportive services, individualized peer and group domestic violence counseling; telephone counseling, information and referral; legal advocacy; court and hospital accompaniment; emergency relocation funding for victims of domestic violence, education, and outreach to the community. Tickets are $15 and for more information, please go to http://www.wcmontco.org/benefit-concert.html.
Saturday, October 25
Papercutting Workshop at the Mennonite Heritage Center
The Mennonite Heritage Center, 565 Yoder Road, Harleysville, announces a Paper Cutting Workshop scheduled for Saturday, October 24, 2015 from 9 am to 3 pm. Popular papercutting artist Pam Hults will teach the workshop that will feature spring papercutting designs. Participants can choose from several patterns with a fall theme along with a traditional Pennsylvania German papercutting design.
Scherenschnitte, a German word for scissors cutting, was a popular Pennsylvania German craft during the eighteenth and nineteenth centuries in which intricate designs were cut with a scissors or a knife.
Students will take home a finished piece in a hand crafted, grain painted frame provided by the instructor. Workshop fee is $80. Participants should bring along a cutting surface, exacto knife or small scissors and small paint brushes. All other materials for the workshop will be supplied.
Sunday, October 25
On Sunday October 25th from 8 am to 12 noon, the Knights of Columbus, Pius IX Council will be hosting their monthly - Breakfast with the Knights. It is All You Can Eat buffet including made to order omelets as well as a selection of hot and cold entrees. $9 for Adults, $8 for Seniors, $6 for Children ages 5 to 12. Active Duty Fire, Police, Military and Children under 5 eat Free! Knights of Columbus hall is located at 258 West 8th Street in Lansdale, on the corner of 8th Street and Kenilworth Ave. Call (215) 368 - 3044 or visit www.koc4396.org for more information.
Sunday, November 1
The singing group, "Re-Creation" called, "America's Ambassadors to Hospitalized Veterans", by the Freedoms Foundation at Valley Forge, will present their sacred concert at Heidelberg United Church of Christ, located at 1101 Cowpath Road, Hatfield, PA 19440, on Sunday, November 1, 2015 at 7pm.
Admission is free, a free-will offering to support the group and their unique ministry will be taken.
Light refreshments will follow the concert. For more information, call the church at 215-368-0442.
Saturday, November 7
North Penn Class of 1970
7p-11p $35 per person with a cash bar.
For more information call Denise Stock at 215-721-4715 or
Frank Tedesco at 215-723-2254
Saturday, November 14
Jerry Blavat is Coming to Tylersport Vol. Fire Company
(The Geator with the Heater)
Doors open at 6pm $30.00 per person
Questions, please call 215-257-5900 ext. 7
Kitchen Open for Light Refreshments / BYOB
Benefits Tylersport Vol. Fire Company Auxiliary