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Thursday, September 10
Citizens for Constitutional Government. The next meeting will be most informative as Judge Paul Panepinto of the Philadelphia Common Pleas court gives a dynamic presentation on his successful candidacy for PA Supreme Court and an inside view of the judicial system. Attendees will also input on “moving forward” as a grassroots organization. The next meeting is Thursday, September 10, 2015 at 7 pm in the Quakertown Free Library, 401 W. Mill St., Quakertown. For more information go to http://ccg-pa.org
Friday, September 11
Penny Party - 6pm
Tylersport Firehouse, 125 Ridge Road, Tylersport
Saturday, September 12
Towamencin Volunteer Fire Company's 50TH Annual Chicken Barbecue.
Towamencin Fire House from 3:30pm-7pm (or until sold out)
Saturday, September 12
“Wines on the Hill" Festival, benefit for Hilltown Township Volunteer Fire Company features 8 Pennsylvania Wineries including Blue Mountain, Boyd’s Cardinal Hollow, Cherry Valley, Peace Valley, Sand Castle, Stone & Key, III Ponds and Unami Ridge.
BBQ, Seafood, Funnel Cakes, Music by The Doylestown Blue Grass Jam and a DJ plus Basket Raffles
Saturday, September 12 on the soccer field at St. Peter’s Lutheran Church, 1530 Augsburg Drive, (at Hilltown Pike) Hilltown, PA 18927 from Noon until 6 PM, rain or shine. Commemorative goblets for the first 800 attendees.
Tickets $15 advance. At the gate $25, $5 designated driver, $4 age 13 and over, under 12 free.
Tickets may be purchased from any member of the Fire Company or by mail to Hilltown Twp Vol Fire Co P O Box 231, Line Lexington, PA 18932 or online at www.hilltownfirerescue.org , or by calling Mike at 215-453-2051
Saturday, September 19
The Mennonite Heritage Center, 565 Yoder Rd, Harleysville, announces a Wood Carving Workshop for Saturday, Sept. 19 2015, from 9 am to 3 pm. Learn how to carve a whimsical bird in a folk art style in this one day workshop led by popular folk art wood carver Pat Russo.
Pat Russo, a native of Pennsylvania now living in Bucks County, has been developing her folk art wood carvings for over twenty years. Self-taught, she began working with wood when she rescued a jigsaw earmarked for the trash. Over the years, some of her most requested favorites have been her bird trees, roosters, chickens, flying pigs and snowmen. Workshop participants will carve a bird and learn how to display it on a stand. Ms. Russo will show examples of her work and explain the full process, including how to paint carvings, so that you can continue to work at home.
Saturday, September 19
An old-fashioned Country Fair with activities for the whole family will be held at Central Schwenkfelder Church in Worcester on Saturday, September 19th from 10:00 AM to 3:30 PM. An annual event since 1951, the Fair is held on historic farm property which is adjacent to the church; located on Valley Forge Road (Rt. 363), just north of Skippack Pike (Rt.73). A variety of delicious foods will be available including pork barbeque and sausage sandwiches, corn-on-the-cob, corn fritters, chicken-corn soup, hoagies, barbequed chicken, home-made french fries, soft pretzels, funnel cakes and Freddy Hill ice cream. There will be entertainment, games for the kids, an antique & classic Car Cruise, and bargains galore! Sales include Clothing Reruns, Kids Toys & Clothes, Books, Jewelry, and Attic Treasures. Other booths include The Country Market, Bakery & Fresh Flowers. A very special presentation of an intricate model railroad will be set up by the North Penn S Gaugers. All proceeds benefit Central's mission outreaches. Please join us for a day of Food, Fellowship & Fun!
For more information visit www.cscfamily.org or call 610-584-4480.
Saturday, September 19
Morning Star Maternity Home invites you to join us for an inspirational evening with Gigi Graham on Saturday, September 19, 2015 at 7:30 pm at Family Worship Center, 1000 Troxel Rd., Lansdale PA. Doors open at 6:45 pm. Gigi is the eldest daughter of Evangelist Billy Graham. This is a fundraising event to support the work of Morning Star. There will be no admission charged. A free-will offering will be received. Morning Star is a 501(c)(3) corporation and all donations are tax deductible.
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.
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!
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.
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
2014 Schedule coming soon Iron Pigs Radio Schedule.
The Executive Director of the Partnership TMA, Peggy Schmidt hosts the monthly Transportation Edition of Comment Please by Univest. On the second Thursday of the month between 12:10-1pm, Peggy talks with the experts about expanding transportation options in our regions.
Peggy Schmidt has been the executive director of the Partnership TMA of Montgomery County in Pennsylvania for ten years. Under her leadership the PTMA has implemented a fixed route shuttle bus system, livable community programs, car and van pool programs and travel training assistance for seniors and individuals with disabilities. Ms. Schmidt is a sought after speaker on transportation issues in the United States and Canada. She also writes a biweekly newspaper column on transportation and land use.
In her free time she is part owner of Ghost Tours of America with tours in the Outer Banks and Phoenixville, PA.
Peggy's next show is Thursday, August 20th , 2015.
Summer Spectacular Ticket Give-a-way Rules
1. There is no purchase necessary.
2. You must be at least 18 years of age by June 1, 2015, in order to receive two (2) raffle tickets: one for the regular entertainment tickets and one for the Grand Prize.
3. Raffle tickets are limited to one of each color per person per ticket giveaway.
4. No raffle tickets will be given out after we have been awarding prizes for 30 minutes.
5. Winners must be present when their raffle ticket is selected in order to claim prize.
6. Grand Prizes and Runner-Up Grand Prizes are limited to one per household (family members living at same address) per season.
7. There is no cash alternative for any selected prize. Winners are entitled only to receive the prize(s) that they have won. Any trades with other winners are at your own risk.
8. Player’s entry and acceptance of any prize offered constitutes permission to use their name, photograph or other likeness or voice for purposes of advertising and promotion on behalf of WNPV Radio and the sponsoring businesses of “The Summer Spectacular Ticket Giveaway,” without further compensation and the Grand Prize and Runner-Up winners must fill out an "Affidavit of Eligibility” attesting to this.
9. Winner’s acceptance of any prize relieves WNPV and its participating sponsors of any liability for any injuries, losses, or damages of any kind caused by any prize or resulting from the acceptance, possession, or use of any prize.
10. Any taxes incurred through the winning of any prize are the sole responsibility of the winner.