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Nov
23
Thu
Abington YMCA Gobble Wobble 5 K Run/ 2 Mile Walk
Nov 23 @ 9:00 am – 11:00 am

Don’t miss out on this wonderful Thanksgiving Day family tradition. All ages are invited for fun and fitness before consuming thousands of calories at the big feast. The Gobble Wobble 5K run course winds through a beautiful, quiet residential area of Abington Township with rolling hills, while the 2 mile walk is a predominantly flat course. The race will finish Olympic style on a beautiful new track. All proceeds of this event benefit the Abington Y Financial Assistance program, insuring that no one is turned away from valuable YMCA services due to inability to pay.

Race Amenities include: • Beautiful neighborhood course with an Olympic style finish • Chip timing with staggered start by time • Long sleeve cotton t-shirt while supplies last • Winners in 5-year age increments • Post event refreshments • Indoor facility available • DJ and fun for the entire family

NEW for 2017- upgrade to a HOODIE SWEATSHIRT available. Groups of 4 to 7 adults can register on-line at a discounted rate. Extra special pricing will be available for groups of 8 or more.

Online registration is open through Sunday, November 19. You may register in person at the Abington Y through Wednesday, November 22, 9 AM to 7:45 PM. On Race Day you may register from 7:30 AM to 8:30 AM at the Y.

Registration Fees: $30 – Adult Runner, $28 – Adult Walker $15 – Age 12 and under Group Registration fees for 4 to 7 Adults: $27 Adult (Runner or Walker) Special rates are available for groups of 8 or more, please contact the Race Director.  

Nov
24
Fri
Twelfth Night Tours
Nov 24 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm

Pottsgrove Manor announces the opening of our holiday tour, Twelfth Night, which runs from November 24, 2017, to January 6, 2018, during our normal museum hours.

 

The manor will be decorated with holly and greenery to celebrate the winter season as lavish dessert displays alongside party games and activities will transport visitors back to the 18th century. Guided tours throughout the house will focus on the special activities of both the Potts family, their holiday guests, and the household servants and slaves. See the Holly Man festively adorned to greet the guests of the Potts and learn about colonial parlor games such as Snapdragon. Experience how household servants prepared for the holiday season as the special foods, decorations, and traditions required their attention. Children can also make a holly craft they can take home to bring a sense of history to your holiday. Discover the origin of some favorite winter traditions and discover new ones too!

 

Visitors can also check out the museum shop to find the perfect holiday gift, history book, or unique 18th century reproduction item. A donation of $2.00 per person is suggested for this event. Pottsgrove Manor is open Tuesday through Saturday from 10:00AM-4:00PM and Sunday from 1:00-4:00PM with the last tour of the day beginning at 3:00PM. The site is closed Mondays, as well as December 24th and December 31st.

 

Pottsgrove Manor is located at 100 West King Street near the intersection of King Street and Route 100, just off Route 422, in Pottstown, Pennsylvania. Pottsgrove Manor is operated by Montgomery County under the direction of the Parks, Trails, and Historic Sites Division of the Assets and Infrastructure Department. For more information, please call 610-326-4014, or visit the website at www.montcopa.org/pottsgrovemanor. Like Pottsgrove Manor on Facebook at http://www.facebook.com/pottsgrovemanor. 

Nov
25
Sat
Twelfth Night Tours
Nov 25 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm

Pottsgrove Manor announces the opening of our holiday tour, Twelfth Night, which runs from November 24, 2017, to January 6, 2018, during our normal museum hours.

 

The manor will be decorated with holly and greenery to celebrate the winter season as lavish dessert displays alongside party games and activities will transport visitors back to the 18th century. Guided tours throughout the house will focus on the special activities of both the Potts family, their holiday guests, and the household servants and slaves. See the Holly Man festively adorned to greet the guests of the Potts and learn about colonial parlor games such as Snapdragon. Experience how household servants prepared for the holiday season as the special foods, decorations, and traditions required their attention. Children can also make a holly craft they can take home to bring a sense of history to your holiday. Discover the origin of some favorite winter traditions and discover new ones too!

 

Visitors can also check out the museum shop to find the perfect holiday gift, history book, or unique 18th century reproduction item. A donation of $2.00 per person is suggested for this event. Pottsgrove Manor is open Tuesday through Saturday from 10:00AM-4:00PM and Sunday from 1:00-4:00PM with the last tour of the day beginning at 3:00PM. The site is closed Mondays, as well as December 24th and December 31st.

 

Pottsgrove Manor is located at 100 West King Street near the intersection of King Street and Route 100, just off Route 422, in Pottstown, Pennsylvania. Pottsgrove Manor is operated by Montgomery County under the direction of the Parks, Trails, and Historic Sites Division of the Assets and Infrastructure Department. For more information, please call 610-326-4014, or visit the website at www.montcopa.org/pottsgrovemanor. Like Pottsgrove Manor on Facebook at http://www.facebook.com/pottsgrovemanor. 

Nov
26
Sun
Twelfth Night Tours
Nov 26 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm

Pottsgrove Manor announces the opening of our holiday tour, Twelfth Night, which runs from November 24, 2017, to January 6, 2018, during our normal museum hours.

 

The manor will be decorated with holly and greenery to celebrate the winter season as lavish dessert displays alongside party games and activities will transport visitors back to the 18th century. Guided tours throughout the house will focus on the special activities of both the Potts family, their holiday guests, and the household servants and slaves. See the Holly Man festively adorned to greet the guests of the Potts and learn about colonial parlor games such as Snapdragon. Experience how household servants prepared for the holiday season as the special foods, decorations, and traditions required their attention. Children can also make a holly craft they can take home to bring a sense of history to your holiday. Discover the origin of some favorite winter traditions and discover new ones too!

 

Visitors can also check out the museum shop to find the perfect holiday gift, history book, or unique 18th century reproduction item. A donation of $2.00 per person is suggested for this event. Pottsgrove Manor is open Tuesday through Saturday from 10:00AM-4:00PM and Sunday from 1:00-4:00PM with the last tour of the day beginning at 3:00PM. The site is closed Mondays, as well as December 24th and December 31st.

 

Pottsgrove Manor is located at 100 West King Street near the intersection of King Street and Route 100, just off Route 422, in Pottstown, Pennsylvania. Pottsgrove Manor is operated by Montgomery County under the direction of the Parks, Trails, and Historic Sites Division of the Assets and Infrastructure Department. For more information, please call 610-326-4014, or visit the website at www.montcopa.org/pottsgrovemanor. Like Pottsgrove Manor on Facebook at http://www.facebook.com/pottsgrovemanor. 

Holiday Wreaths
Nov 26 @ 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm

Make a holiday wreath that you can use indoors or outdoors for seasons to come.  Grapevine wreaths will be provided.  You’ll decorate them with evergreen cones, flower pods, and other décor.  Seasonal ribbon and ready-made bows are also provided.  Bring a glue gun and glue sticks.  Ages: adults and children 14 and up.  Pre-registration is required.  Meet in the Salt Wing. 

Nov
28
Tue
Twelfth Night Tours
Nov 28 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm

Pottsgrove Manor announces the opening of our holiday tour, Twelfth Night, which runs from November 24, 2017, to January 6, 2018, during our normal museum hours.

 

The manor will be decorated with holly and greenery to celebrate the winter season as lavish dessert displays alongside party games and activities will transport visitors back to the 18th century. Guided tours throughout the house will focus on the special activities of both the Potts family, their holiday guests, and the household servants and slaves. See the Holly Man festively adorned to greet the guests of the Potts and learn about colonial parlor games such as Snapdragon. Experience how household servants prepared for the holiday season as the special foods, decorations, and traditions required their attention. Children can also make a holly craft they can take home to bring a sense of history to your holiday. Discover the origin of some favorite winter traditions and discover new ones too!

 

Visitors can also check out the museum shop to find the perfect holiday gift, history book, or unique 18th century reproduction item. A donation of $2.00 per person is suggested for this event. Pottsgrove Manor is open Tuesday through Saturday from 10:00AM-4:00PM and Sunday from 1:00-4:00PM with the last tour of the day beginning at 3:00PM. The site is closed Mondays, as well as December 24th and December 31st.

 

Pottsgrove Manor is located at 100 West King Street near the intersection of King Street and Route 100, just off Route 422, in Pottstown, Pennsylvania. Pottsgrove Manor is operated by Montgomery County under the direction of the Parks, Trails, and Historic Sites Division of the Assets and Infrastructure Department. For more information, please call 610-326-4014, or visit the website at www.montcopa.org/pottsgrovemanor. Like Pottsgrove Manor on Facebook at http://www.facebook.com/pottsgrovemanor. 

Nov
29
Wed
Twelfth Night Tours
Nov 29 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm

Pottsgrove Manor announces the opening of our holiday tour, Twelfth Night, which runs from November 24, 2017, to January 6, 2018, during our normal museum hours.

 

The manor will be decorated with holly and greenery to celebrate the winter season as lavish dessert displays alongside party games and activities will transport visitors back to the 18th century. Guided tours throughout the house will focus on the special activities of both the Potts family, their holiday guests, and the household servants and slaves. See the Holly Man festively adorned to greet the guests of the Potts and learn about colonial parlor games such as Snapdragon. Experience how household servants prepared for the holiday season as the special foods, decorations, and traditions required their attention. Children can also make a holly craft they can take home to bring a sense of history to your holiday. Discover the origin of some favorite winter traditions and discover new ones too!

 

Visitors can also check out the museum shop to find the perfect holiday gift, history book, or unique 18th century reproduction item. A donation of $2.00 per person is suggested for this event. Pottsgrove Manor is open Tuesday through Saturday from 10:00AM-4:00PM and Sunday from 1:00-4:00PM with the last tour of the day beginning at 3:00PM. The site is closed Mondays, as well as December 24th and December 31st.

 

Pottsgrove Manor is located at 100 West King Street near the intersection of King Street and Route 100, just off Route 422, in Pottstown, Pennsylvania. Pottsgrove Manor is operated by Montgomery County under the direction of the Parks, Trails, and Historic Sites Division of the Assets and Infrastructure Department. For more information, please call 610-326-4014, or visit the website at www.montcopa.org/pottsgrovemanor. Like Pottsgrove Manor on Facebook at http://www.facebook.com/pottsgrovemanor. 

Nov
30
Thu
Twelfth Night Tours
Nov 30 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm

Pottsgrove Manor announces the opening of our holiday tour, Twelfth Night, which runs from November 24, 2017, to January 6, 2018, during our normal museum hours.

 

The manor will be decorated with holly and greenery to celebrate the winter season as lavish dessert displays alongside party games and activities will transport visitors back to the 18th century. Guided tours throughout the house will focus on the special activities of both the Potts family, their holiday guests, and the household servants and slaves. See the Holly Man festively adorned to greet the guests of the Potts and learn about colonial parlor games such as Snapdragon. Experience how household servants prepared for the holiday season as the special foods, decorations, and traditions required their attention. Children can also make a holly craft they can take home to bring a sense of history to your holiday. Discover the origin of some favorite winter traditions and discover new ones too!

 

Visitors can also check out the museum shop to find the perfect holiday gift, history book, or unique 18th century reproduction item. A donation of $2.00 per person is suggested for this event. Pottsgrove Manor is open Tuesday through Saturday from 10:00AM-4:00PM and Sunday from 1:00-4:00PM with the last tour of the day beginning at 3:00PM. The site is closed Mondays, as well as December 24th and December 31st.

 

Pottsgrove Manor is located at 100 West King Street near the intersection of King Street and Route 100, just off Route 422, in Pottstown, Pennsylvania. Pottsgrove Manor is operated by Montgomery County under the direction of the Parks, Trails, and Historic Sites Division of the Assets and Infrastructure Department. For more information, please call 610-326-4014, or visit the website at www.montcopa.org/pottsgrovemanor. Like Pottsgrove Manor on Facebook at http://www.facebook.com/pottsgrovemanor. 

Dec
1
Fri
Twelfth Night Tours
Dec 1 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm

Pottsgrove Manor announces the opening of our holiday tour, Twelfth Night, which runs from November 24, 2017, to January 6, 2018, during our normal museum hours.

 

The manor will be decorated with holly and greenery to celebrate the winter season as lavish dessert displays alongside party games and activities will transport visitors back to the 18th century. Guided tours throughout the house will focus on the special activities of both the Potts family, their holiday guests, and the household servants and slaves. See the Holly Man festively adorned to greet the guests of the Potts and learn about colonial parlor games such as Snapdragon. Experience how household servants prepared for the holiday season as the special foods, decorations, and traditions required their attention. Children can also make a holly craft they can take home to bring a sense of history to your holiday. Discover the origin of some favorite winter traditions and discover new ones too!

 

Visitors can also check out the museum shop to find the perfect holiday gift, history book, or unique 18th century reproduction item. A donation of $2.00 per person is suggested for this event. Pottsgrove Manor is open Tuesday through Saturday from 10:00AM-4:00PM and Sunday from 1:00-4:00PM with the last tour of the day beginning at 3:00PM. The site is closed Mondays, as well as December 24th and December 31st.

 

Pottsgrove Manor is located at 100 West King Street near the intersection of King Street and Route 100, just off Route 422, in Pottstown, Pennsylvania. Pottsgrove Manor is operated by Montgomery County under the direction of the Parks, Trails, and Historic Sites Division of the Assets and Infrastructure Department. For more information, please call 610-326-4014, or visit the website at www.montcopa.org/pottsgrovemanor. Like Pottsgrove Manor on Facebook at http://www.facebook.com/pottsgrovemanor. 

Dec
2
Sat
Twelfth Night Tours
Dec 2 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm

Pottsgrove Manor announces the opening of our holiday tour, Twelfth Night, which runs from November 24, 2017, to January 6, 2018, during our normal museum hours.

 

The manor will be decorated with holly and greenery to celebrate the winter season as lavish dessert displays alongside party games and activities will transport visitors back to the 18th century. Guided tours throughout the house will focus on the special activities of both the Potts family, their holiday guests, and the household servants and slaves. See the Holly Man festively adorned to greet the guests of the Potts and learn about colonial parlor games such as Snapdragon. Experience how household servants prepared for the holiday season as the special foods, decorations, and traditions required their attention. Children can also make a holly craft they can take home to bring a sense of history to your holiday. Discover the origin of some favorite winter traditions and discover new ones too!

 

Visitors can also check out the museum shop to find the perfect holiday gift, history book, or unique 18th century reproduction item. A donation of $2.00 per person is suggested for this event. Pottsgrove Manor is open Tuesday through Saturday from 10:00AM-4:00PM and Sunday from 1:00-4:00PM with the last tour of the day beginning at 3:00PM. The site is closed Mondays, as well as December 24th and December 31st.

 

Pottsgrove Manor is located at 100 West King Street near the intersection of King Street and Route 100, just off Route 422, in Pottstown, Pennsylvania. Pottsgrove Manor is operated by Montgomery County under the direction of the Parks, Trails, and Historic Sites Division of the Assets and Infrastructure Department. For more information, please call 610-326-4014, or visit the website at www.montcopa.org/pottsgrovemanor. Like Pottsgrove Manor on Facebook at http://www.facebook.com/pottsgrovemanor.