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Apr
19
Fri
Sean Murphy – New Paintings
Apr 19 @ 5:00 pm – May 11 @ 5:00 pm

Our featured artist for April is Sean Murphy. See new and recent paintings in pastels and watercolors. Opening reception 4/19/19 5-9 with lite refreshments served. Souderton’s 3rd Friday event is also right outside our doors. Sean has an incredible story of health, strength, renewal, and the pursuit of his art. Solo show hosted by Exhibit B Gallery in a restored 1901 cigar factory. Shows runs thru 5/11/19. www.exhibitBgallery.com for more info and hours. 

Apr
24
Wed
Symposium with Climate Scientist Dr. Pablo Canziani
Apr 24 @ 12:20 pm – 1:20 pm

Climate change is a major issue of our time. Join us as Dr. Pablo Canziani discusses whether Global Climate Change is an Environmental Crisis or Socio-economic crisis.

Dr. Canziani is a professor of Environmental Science at the National Technological University, Regional College Buenos Aires and Director of the Unidad de Investigación y Desarrollo de las Ingenierías (UIDI), with joint affiliation as Principal Investigator to the National Scientific and Technical Research Council (CONICET), the leading and most prestigious research organization of Argentina.

This is a free event presented by the Montgomery County Community College Environmental Club. 

Apr
25
Thu
Open Mic Night
Apr 25 @ 7:00 pm – 9:30 pm

Join us the last Thursday of each month for open mic night. We’ll provide the sound system and lighting, just bring your gear and talent! Enjoy the entertainment with a hot espresso treat or try one of our frozen selections! Check out our Facebook page at https://www.facebook.com/connectionsonhigh/. 

Apr
27
Sat
Spring Flea Market, Book & Plant Sale – Abington Library
Apr 27 @ 9:30 am – 3:30 pm

Find flea market treasures, flowering plants for outdoor use, plus used books for adults & kids, CDs & DVDs at 50% library bookstore low prices! Also raffle baskets, soft pretzels, cookies & a local author expo. All proceeds benefit the Abington libraries. 

Used Book Sale – Friends of Library
Apr 27 @ 10:00 am – 3:00 pm

Friends of the Library Spring Book Sale

SATURDAY APRIL 27 10AM-3PM

SUNDAY APRIL 28 1PM-3PM

Proceeds benefit the library

(LAFAYETTE HILL, PA)

CALLING ALL TRAIN AFFICIANADOS!

The Friends of the William Jeanes Memorial Library are having their semiannual Book Sale and will feature a large selection of books about TRAINS! Come to The Friends used book sale on Saturday and Sunday, April 27 & 28.

CASH ONLY.
Bring your own shopping bags and load up on fiction, non-fiction, paperbacks, CDs, and DVDs.

FIND ALL SUBJECTS AND READING LEVELS: children’s and young adults’ books, novels, cookbooks, gardening books, how-to books, self-help books…AND TRAINS! – organized just like at a book store!

Now is your chance to purchase items at reduced pricing! Due to the exceptional amount of donations The Friends have received for their spring book sale, they are able to offer the low pricing of 25 cents per comic and 25 cents per Music CD. Books on CD will have the low price of $1 or $2.

SUNDAY is special — bring your own GROCERY-size BAG and fill it up for one low price! Buy now and have plenty of summer reading options — many items are in nearly-new condition. CASH ONLY.

PLEASE DO NOT CALL THE LIBRARY FOR INFORMATION ABOUT WHAT THEY ARE SELLING. This event is organized by THE FRIENDS OF THE LIBRARY volunteers, NOT by the library itself. You’ll have to wait until April 27 at 10 AM to see the fabulous selection!

YOU CAN HELP!

The Friends of the Library do appreciate your continued donations of ‘almost new’ books – especially Children’s Books.

But…because their book room is overflowing….they have no room left for books! The Friends have asked that the public hold book donations as of April 1st to give them time to organize the collection in preparation for the sale. The Friends will resume accepting book donations as of Monday, May 6. The Friends appreciate the community’s understanding and cooperation.

DATES & TIMES:

Saturday, April 27 10AM to 3PM

Sunday, April 28 1PM to 3PM

CASH ONLY

The Book Sale is held at the
William Jeanes Memorial Library and Nicholas and Athena Karabots Center for Learning
in the Willaman Community Commons on the lower level.
The Library is located at 4051 Joshua Road – just north of Germantown Pike in Lafayette Hill.

Each Book Sale opens with a fresh assortment, waiting to be plucked and placed in your home library.

Proceeds from the Friends Book Sale support expanded Library services and programs. The Library has been serving the community since 1933.

The Friends group was founded in 1950 and is a separately incorporated nonprofit. To learn more about the William Jeanes Memorial Library and Nicholas and Athena Karabots Center for Learning and the Friends of the Library organization, visit jeaneslibrary.org. 

Montgomery Cemetery Boy Scout Flag Retirement Ceremony
Apr 27 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Join local Boy Scout Troops, volunteer firefighters, and other community members as The Historical Society of Montgomery County holds our annual flag retirement ceremony on April 27, 2019, at 7:00 pm on the grounds of Historic Montgomery Cemetery.

With almost 6,000 known burials, Historic Montgomery Cemetery holds the remains of some of the most prominent citizens, veterans and reformers in the county and nation.  From five Civil War generals to many captains of industry, it tells the story of the nation through the lives it represents.  The entrance to Montgomery Cemetery is at the end of Hartranft Avenue, off West Main Street, Norristown.  Some parking during the event will be made available inside the Cemetery gates.

Apr
28
Sun
Spring Used Book Sale at the Library in Lafayette Hill
Apr 28 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm

Friends of the Library Spring Book Sale
SATURDAY APRIL 27 10AM-3PM
SUNDAY APRIL 28 1PM-3PM
Proceeds benefit the library
(LAFAYETTE HILL, PA)

CALLING ALL TRAIN AFFICIANADOS!

The Friends of the William Jeanes Memorial Library are having their semiannual Book Sale and will feature a large selection of books about TRAINS! Come to The Friends used book sale on Saturday and Sunday, April 27 & 28.

CASH ONLY.
Bring your own shopping bags and load up on fiction, non-fiction, paperbacks, CDs, and DVDs.

FIND ALL SUBJECTS AND READING LEVELS: children’s and young adults’ books, novels, cookbooks, gardening books, how-to books, self-help books…AND TRAINS! – organized just like at a book store!

Now is your chance to purchase items at reduced pricing! Due to the exceptional amount of donations The Friends have received for their spring book sale, they are able to offer the low pricing of 25 cents per comic and 25 cents per Music CD. Books on CD will have the low price of $1 or $2.

SUNDAY is special — bring your own GROCERY-size BAG and fill it up for one low price! Buy now and have plenty of summer reading options — many items are in nearly-new condition.

CASH ONLY.

PLEASE DO NOT CALL THE LIBRARY FOR INFORMATION ABOUT WHAT THEY ARE SELLING. This event is organized by THE FRIENDS OF THE LIBRARY volunteers, NOT by the library itself. You’ll have to wait until April 27 at 10 AM to see the fabulous selection!

YOU CAN HELP!
The Friends of the Library do appreciate your continued donations of ‘almost new’ books – especially Children’s Books.
But…because their book room is overflowing….they have no room left for books! The Friends have asked that the public hold book donations as of April 1st to give them time to organize the collection in preparation for the sale. The Friends will resume accepting book donations as of Monday, May 6. The Friends appreciate the community’s understanding and cooperation.

DATES & TIMES:
Saturday, April 27 10AM to 3PM
Sunday, April 28 1PM to 3PM
CASH ONLY

The Book Sale is held at the
William Jeanes Memorial Library and Nicholas and Athena Karabots Center for Learning
in the Willaman Community Commons on the lower level.
The Library is located at 4051 Joshua Road – just north of Germantown Pike in Lafayette Hill.

Each Book Sale opens with a fresh assortment, waiting to be plucked and placed in your home library.
Proceeds from the Friends Book Sale support expanded Library services and programs. The Library has been serving the community since 1933.

The Friends group was founded in 1950 and is a separately incorporated nonprofit. To learn more about the William Jeanes Memorial Library and Nicholas and Athena Karabots Center for Learning and the Friends of the Library organization, visit jeaneslibrary.org. 

May
7
Tue
Fall Migration Bird Walk
May 7 @ 8:00 am – 10:00 am

The fall migration of birds is in full swing now. Join our regular first-Tuesday-of-the-month walk to look for resident and migrant birds, especially hawks. Bring binoculars if you have them. Pre-registration is required; meet in parking lot #3.

All ages; free.

May
10
Fri
Monthly Community Meal at St. John’s Ambler
May 10 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm

Monthly Community Meal

Presented by St. John’s Ambler

24 N Ridge Ave., Ambler, PA

Every 2nd Friday, 6:30 PM

You are invited to Friday Feast and Fun, a community pot luck held at St. John’s Lutheran Church in Ambler on the 2nd Friday of every month at 6:30 pm. With activities for your little ones, board games, music, and of course a FEAST, who can say no? No one turned away, always free, come and share a delicious and nutritious meal with your neighbors.

For children 5 and under –
We have high chairs for the littlest little ones, and safe toys for young children.

For children 6 and up –
We have plenty of fun toys and books to read, board games to try, and other kids to meet!

For teenagers –
Come meet some new friends, bring your instrument and jam in the sanctuary, try a board game, learn about cooking.

For young adults –
Looking for a good meal off campus? Tired of ordering pizza, or eating ramen? Trying to make new friends in the area? Looking for a fun date with your new bae? Need somewhere to bring your young children after a long week? Look no further!

Everybody else –
No matter how you come: if you’ve traveled a distance in search of a good meal, or you have a full fridge and you’re just too tired to cook, whether you’re struggling financially, or you have change to spare, if you need a quiet place to relax, or you’re looking for engaging conversation, you’ll find what you are looking for at Friday Feast and Fun. And you’ll have a great meal while you’re at it.

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Facebook – http://www.facebook.com/stjohnsambler/

May
11
Sat
Mother’s Day Health & Wellness Event | Willow Grove Park Mall | May 11-12
May 11 – May 12 all-day

NOT TO BE MISSED!

Attendees and mall-goers are invited to visit the center court area on May 11-12. Local businesses in a diverse group of categories will be highlighting their products/services, offering giveaways/raffles, and more!

If you are a vendor that would like to participate please fill out our convenient online app to reserve your space. One 6FT table and two chairs are provided: https://goo.gl/forms/hdyk8QRLUga3yZkg2 or visit www.eventsforvendors.com