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Oct
21
Sat
8th Annual Gigantic Costume Jewelry Sale
Oct 21 @ 8:00 am – 2:00 pm

The Friends of Upper Dublin Public Library will host their 8th Annual gigantic costume jewelry sale.  Over 3,000 pieces priced between $1 and $10.  Come early for the best selection.  All proceeds benefit the Upper Dublin Public Library.  The Friends of UDPL is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization. 

Oct
22
Sun
Laurel House’s 5K DASH Against Domestic Violence
Oct 22 @ 7:30 am

Help us DASH Against Domestic Violence!

The 18th annual 5K DASH Against Domestic Violence is scheduled for Sunday, Oct. 22, 2017. This event will be held at the Upper Gwynedd Township Park and consists of a certified 5K run and walk.

REGISTER EARLY! $30 fee if registered before 10/19/17 (online registration closes at 11:59pm), and $35 fee day of the event. Student group rates are available! For information, please contact Jenny at [email protected]

All are welcome! Bring your family and your four-legged friends. There will be music, refreshments and awards. Overall male and female runners will be awarded a Runner’s Survival Kit with all the essentials. Medals will be awarded to the top 1st, 2nd and 3rd female and male age group winners.

Certified Course: PA14030WB 

Oct
28
Sat
SKELETON SKURRY
Oct 28 @ 8:00 am – 11:00 am
Annual Meals on Wheels Fundraising Event featuring The Fabulous Greaseband
Oct 28 @ 8:00 pm – 11:30 pm

The Fabulous Greaseband, a seven-member nostalgic dance-party band and concert attraction, will bring their rock ‘n’ roll party to Pottstown this fall for the Sixth Annual Meals on Wheels Fundraising Event.

The Fabulous Greaseband features outstanding male and female vocal leads in a front trio backed by a gifted group of instrumentalists. Their highly entertaining and energetic delivery of some of the greatest songs ever written has kept the group on top for well over 30 years.

The show will be held on Saturday, October 28 at SunnyBrook Ballroom, 50 Sunnybrook Road, Pottstown. Doors open at 7 p.m. Show begins at 8 p.m. Show tickets are $25 (general admission). A limited number of reserved tables (eight seats) are available. A cash bar will be available during the show.

An optional, all-inclusive buffet dinner will be served at 6 p.m. The SunnyBrook All-American Buffet features mesclun greens, penne primavera, chicken francaise, sliced shoulder filet with demi-glace, garlic mashed potatoes, green bean almondine, bread, beverage, and assorted mini desserts. Tickets for the buffet dinner and show are $60 per person. Advance dinner tickets are required.

For more information or to purchase tickets, contact Ruth Hood, program director, Meals on Wheels, at 610-326-1610 ext. 336 or [email protected] or visit www.fsmontco.org/events. Tickets may be purchased weekdays between 9 a.m.–4 p.m. at Family Services’ Pottstown Office, 1976 East High Street, Pottstown. Cash, checks and credit cards are accepted.

Funds raised during this event benefit Family Services’ Meals on Wheels program. Each weekday, Meals on Wheels provides two meals, a hot lunch and a cold supper to refrigerate, to an average of 160 homebound elderly and disabled individuals in Pottstown, Royersford and the Lower Perkiomen Valley. Community volunteers personally deliver approximately 80,000 meals a year, bringing nourishment, friendship and a kind word to those most in need.

Generous sponsors of this event include Exelon/Limerick Generating Station and Pottstown Memorial Medical Center

Nov
2
Thu
Regular Tours of Aldie Mansion
Nov 2 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Heritage Conservancy continues hosting regular tours of Aldie Mansion, the 1920s Tudor Revival home of Martha and William Mercer, Jr. of Doylestown! Come and see where the Von Trapp family sang at Martha’s 1941 Christmas party! Tours will be given on the 1st Thursday evening of the month at 6 pm and 7 pm, and on the second Tuesday of the month at 1 pm and 2 pm. Cost: $12 a person, $10 for senior citizens, and $8 for Heritage Conservancy members. Children 12 and under are free but require supervision. Please RSVP, call to learn more. 

Nov
9
Thu
JEVS Human Services’ Strictly Business 2017
Nov 9 @ 11:00 am – 1:30 pm

Mark your calendar for Strictly Business on November 9, 2017, at the Sheraton Philadelphia Downtown Hotel, 201 North 17th Street in Philadelphia!

JEVS Human Services’ Strictly Business is the premier networking and awards luncheon in the Greater Philadelphia region. Each year, more than 650 business and community leaders gather to honor employers who are contributing to the region’s economy through a commitment to its workforce, and to applaud JEVS Human Services’ customers who have faced great obstacles and achieved their personal and career goals.

Networking begins at 11 am and the lunch program starts at noon.

Proceeds from Strictly Business fund scholarships to JEVS Human Services’ services for individuals in need. 

Nov
14
Tue
Regular Tours of Aldie Mansion
Nov 14 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm

Heritage Conservancy continues hosting regular tours of Aldie Mansion, the 1920s Tudor Revival home of Martha and William Mercer, Jr. of Doylestown! Come and see where the Von Trapp family sang at Martha’s 1941 Christmas party! Tours will be given on the 1st Thursday evening of the month at 6 pm and 7 pm, and on the second Tuesday of the month at 1 pm and 2 pm. Cost: $12 a person, $10 for senior citizens, and $8 for Heritage Conservancy members. Children 12 and under are free but require supervision. Please RSVP, call to learn more. 

Nov
18
Sat
Turkey Bowl for COTA in Honor of Eric Hein
Nov 18 @ 1:00 pm – 5:00 pm

Sign up now for Turkey Bowl to benefit the Children’s Organ Transplant Association (COTA) in honor of Eric Hein, formerly of Harleysville, who has had a double-lung transplant. Turkey Bowl will be held on Saturday, November 18 at Pike Bowling Lanes, Southampton, PA from 1PM to 5 PM. The cost is only $25 per person. Bowlers are expected to support COTA in honor of Eric by soliciting donations. This is a BYOB event and food will be available for purchase. A prize will be awarded to the volunteer who collects the largest dollar amount in pledges. 100% of funds raised will assist with transplant-related expenses.

Go to https://cota.donorpages.com/MiracleMakers/TeamEricHEvents/ for more information, and for registration and pledge forms. Want to promote your business and support a great cause? Sponsorship levels vary from $100 to $5000.

Also visit COTAforEricH.com and www.facebook.com/COTAforEricH for more information about Eric and his journey. 

Dec
7
Thu
Regular Tours of Aldie Mansion
Dec 7 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Heritage Conservancy continues hosting regular tours of Aldie Mansion, the 1920s Tudor Revival home of Martha and William Mercer, Jr. of Doylestown! Come and see where the Von Trapp family sang at Martha’s 1941 Christmas party! Tours will be given on the 1st Thursday evening of the month at 6 pm and 7 pm, and on the second Tuesday of the month at 1 pm and 2 pm. Cost: $12 a person, $10 for senior citizens, and $8 for Heritage Conservancy members. Children 12 and under are free but require supervision. Please RSVP, call to learn more. 

Dec
12
Tue
Regular Tours of Aldie Mansion
Dec 12 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm

Heritage Conservancy continues hosting regular tours of Aldie Mansion, the 1920s Tudor Revival home of Martha and William Mercer, Jr. of Doylestown! Come and see where the Von Trapp family sang at Martha’s 1941 Christmas party! Tours will be given on the 1st Thursday evening of the month at 6 pm and 7 pm, and on the second Tuesday of the month at 1 pm and 2 pm. Cost: $12 a person, $10 for senior citizens, and $8 for Heritage Conservancy members. Children 12 and under are free but require supervision. Please RSVP, call to learn more.