Tracy Grammer, writer and musician, is pleased to present words+music at Act II Playhouse on Sunday, Jan. 21, 2018 at 7 p.m. — a captivating, intimate show featuring readings from her memoir-in-progress interspersed with songs on violin and guitar. Grammer rose to acclaim as half of the "postmodern, mythic American folk" duo, Dave Carter & Tracy Grammer. From 1997-2002, the duo [...]
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Act II Playhouse presents A Few of Our Favorite Things, anew show from Philly's favorite comedy couple, Tony Braithwaite & Jen Childs, on stage in Ambler from Jan. 9-28, 2018. A glorious grab bag of sketches and songs, A Few of Our Favorite Things isa co-production with Philadelphia's 1812 Productions. Mary Carpenter is the director, and Owen Robbins joins the [...]
Montgomery County is home to sprawling farm land and of course, plenty of farm to table treats. Celebrate local eats statewide on Thursday, January 4, 2018 at 11:45 a.m. at the Pennsylvania Farm Show in Harrisburg. Known as the "Mushroom Capital of the World," Pennsylvania mushroom farms have been growing mushrooms in the Commonwealth for more than [...]
By Betsy Natter In the midst of setting goals and defining strategies for the new year, conventional wisdom dictates intentionally planning to make new business connections as a means of expanding your personal or company reach. For some that may mean searching out and becoming a member of a local business association or chamber of [...]
By Betsy Natter Photo: https://www.facebook.com/bcopportunity/ It may seem that all is well among the scenic beauty of Bucks County, but unseen and possibly unknown to many, some forty thousand plus individuals live in poverty, nearly one-fourth of them children. Yet, the Bucks County Opportunity Council (BCOC) has been meeting the needs of [...]
By Betsy Natter Picture yourself out on the open trail, deep in the woods or on a canoe trip miles from the nearest roadway. What happens if a medical emergency arises? Are you prepared to manage the situation and take care of someone in your group, getting them stabilized and evacuated to receive medical care? [...]
Discover the history of women’s pockets and hand-sew one of your own during this interactive workshop at Pottsgrove Manoradmin 2017-12-25T21:56:15+00:00
Ever wondered how colonial women carried around the items they might need throughout their day? They used their pockets! However, these pockets look a lot different from modern ones. They were worn around the waist and were not attached to any gowns or petticoats. Find out more about the history and use of pockets while [...]
Abington Junior High School Science Fair Spotlights Fascinating Scientific Investigations, Experiments, Analyses, and Presentations.admin 2017-12-22T12:17:44+00:00
The Science Fair at Abington Junior High School this week was a HUGE success of scientific investigation and presentation. Over 250 student-created projects were presented to parents, teachers, administrators, community visitors, and other students. The projects included a wide range of interesting subjects including real world applications. Projects included: how many times do you need [...]
The region’s premiere Talking Heads tribute, Start Making Sense, will make their return to the Ardmore Music Hall for a New Year’s Eve bash. Philly funk phenoms Swift Technique will open up the night. To take on a tribute to the Talking Heads is no easy task, as the band experienced several sonic changes throughout [...]
by Betsy Natter Extracurricular activities have repeatedly been proven to provide significant benefit to students as part of their developmental and educational process. But what about the students who are unable to afford the sometimes prohibitive costs of taking an art class or participating on a sports team? In Quakertown, the gap between desire and [...]