Local Flower Show Provides Glimpse of Spring

By Betsy Natter If the last shot of winter weather kept you from enjoying the annual big-city flower show in Philadelphia, you can still enjoy a sneak peak at spring’s beauty by attending the 34th annual Flower Show at Peter Becker Community in Harleysville, PA. The annual event is being held March 23-25 at the [...]

World Famous Harlem Wizards will present “Pre-Game” against Abington teachers & principals

On March 15, the World Famous Harlem Wizards will present “Pre-Game” (against Abington teachers & principals) warm-up assemblies at Abington Schools Looking for a fun, wacky, event to cover? The Harlem Wizards will be presenting “pre-game” warm-up assemblies at Abington Schools on March 15 in preparation for their basketball game against Abington teachers and principals [...]

Coming Soon: Phoenixville Beer & Wine Festival

  Reserve your spot at the Phoenixville Beer & Wine Festival at Kimberton Fairgrounds on Saturday, May 13, 2017 from 12:00PM – 4:30PM.  The event benefits the Phoenixville Public Library. The festival features unlimited sampling of more than 80+ craft beers and 36+ wines at the Kimberton Fairgrounds in Phoenixville, PA.  All paid attendees will receive a souvenir [...]

Plan to Paddle the Perkiomen

By Betsy Natter Make plans now to spend time this spring and summer on Montgomery County’s beautiful Perkiomen Creek. Three special events sponsored by the Perkiomen Watershed Conservancy will allow participants to challenge their physical stamina, enjoy and learn about the natural habitat surrounding the watershed and simply have fun. It’s the Perkiomen Trifecta and [...]

Green Lane Park Hosts “Waterfowl Watch” Saturday March 11th

Montgomery County’s Green Lane Park will offer a “Waterfowl Watch” program on Saturday March 11th at 1:00 p.m.  The spring migration of ducks, geese and swans should be well underway as we search the lakes of Green Lane Park. Join us in our search for these north-bound travelers. Bring binoculars and meet at Tennis Court [...]

McKinley Elementary School Transforms to “Seussville” to Celebrate Read Across America

During the week of February 27, McKinley Elementary School in Elkins Park transformed into Seussville to Celebrate Read Across America. The school engaged in a wide array of fun-filled reading-themed activities in celebration of reading.  The school celebrated with dress up days, guest readers shared books written by Dr. Seuss, students created artistic renderings of [...]