Montco Happening’s Weekend Picks: October 12-October 14

2018-10-09T15:36:15+00:00

There’s always something fun to do in Montgomery County, but we’re making things easy for you by highlighting a few favorites each week. Here are our picks for October 12 through October 14. And remember, you can always find more things to do by checking our Fall and Halloween Guides. Craft Beer by the Creek [...]

Montco Happening’s Weekend Picks: October 12-October 142018-10-09T15:36:15+00:00

Fall Guide 2018

2018-09-04T22:23:16+00:00

by Betsy Natter Fall Festivals Country Fair When: Sept. 15, 10 am to 3 pm Where: Central Schwenkfelder Church, 2111 Valley Forge Rd., Lansdale, PA 19446 Spread throughout the church’s large grounds, enjoy a variety of activities including a live auction, railway display, games for the kids and live music. A variety of food stands, [...]

Fall Guide 20182018-09-04T22:23:16+00:00

Montgomery County Back to School 2018

2018-08-17T23:13:23+00:00

by Erin McNelis The stores have spoken. It is back-to-school time again. Whether you are ready for the bell to ring or you wish the summer could stretch just a little longer, it is time to start preparing. This guide will help you whether this is your first time leading a little one to the [...]

Montgomery County Back to School 20182018-08-17T23:13:23+00:00

World Breastfeeding Week Brings Help for Local Moms

2018-08-06T11:39:20+00:00

The Breastfeeding Resource Center has an exciting announcement that will change the way moms access breastfeeding support in the Philadelphia area. The center, with offices in Abington and Wayne, is officially forming the BRC Community Counselors with help from the local Nursing Mothers Advisory Council. The council, which will now solely exist under the BRC [...]

World Breastfeeding Week Brings Help for Local Moms2018-08-06T11:39:20+00:00

Try a Local Happening Farmers Market

2018-07-03T20:23:42+00:00

Summer is the season for farmers markets. They are the best place to get local and organically grown produce, locally crafted beverages, baked goods and even fresh made soap. If you need to get out and get a taste of summer visit one of the farmers' markets that you voted to the Happening List. Lansdale [...]

Try a Local Happening Farmers Market2018-07-03T20:23:42+00:00

Abington Junior High School Science Fair Spotlights Fascinating Scientific Investigations, Experiments, Analyses, and Presentations.

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 [...]

Abington Junior High School Science Fair Spotlights Fascinating Scientific Investigations, Experiments, Analyses, and Presentations.2017-12-22T12:17:44+00:00

Happening Kids: Six Abington Students Qualified by Audition for Pennsylvania Music Educators Association District 11 Choir

2017-11-29T16:36:09+00:00

Based on auditions, six Abington Senior High School students have been selected to participate in the Pennsylvania Music Educators Association District 11 Choir Festival to be held January 24-26, 2017. The selected students are: Talie Rau, Soprano 1 Elizabeth Hilliard, Soprano 2 Isabella DiPasquale, Alto 2 Nick Hilliard, Tenor 2 Jack Sullivan, Bass 1 Ethan [...]

Happening Kids: Six Abington Students Qualified by Audition for Pennsylvania Music Educators Association District 11 Choir2017-11-29T16:36:09+00:00

Happening Kids: Abington Junior High School Students Worked the Philadelphia Marathon to Help Raise Funds for the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society

2017-11-20T22:46:15+00:00

This past weekend, at 5:30 in the morning in the pouring rain, thirty-one 9th graders, two 10th graders, and a number of parents from Abington Junior High School arrived to volunteer at the Philadelphia Marathon.  The students worked at water station #8 until 2:00 in the afternoon with other volunteers from Team in Training, raising money [...]

Happening Kids: Abington Junior High School Students Worked the Philadelphia Marathon to Help Raise Funds for the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society2017-11-20T22:46:15+00:00

Professional Shakespearean Actor’s Workshop

2017-11-01T16:03:36+00:00

Play to be presented November 16, 17, 18 at Abington Senior High School. The Abington Senior High School Theater Department hosted Mr. James Keegan, Shakespearean actor and longtime professor at the University of Delaware, for a workshop he presented for the cast and crew of the upcoming production of Much Ado About Nothing. Mr. Keegan [...]

Professional Shakespearean Actor’s Workshop2017-11-01T16:03:36+00:00

The Scene: McKinley Elementary School Hosts Fun Masquerade Ball!

2017-10-31T10:56:44+00:00

Last Friday, October 27th, fourth through sixth grade students at The McKinley Masquerade Ball in Abington enjoyed pizza, dancing, and a night out with their friends, many in costume! Check out all the photos here.

The Scene: McKinley Elementary School Hosts Fun Masquerade Ball!2017-10-31T10:56:44+00:00