MontCo High Schools Receive Top Grades

2019-05-21T21:48:32-04:00

U.S. News & World Reports just released America’s Top High Schools of 2019, and it’s no surprise that Montgomery County has several on the list. Schools are ranked on their performance on state-required tests, graduation and how well they prepare students for college. Here are the Montgomery County schools that made the Top 100 in Pennsylvania: Wissahickon High [...]

MontCo High Schools Receive Top Grades2019-05-21T21:48:32-04:00

MontCo Happening’s Weekend Picks: April 5 – April 7

2019-04-02T12:11:39-04:00

April is here, and Easter fun and outdoor events have started! Here are our picks for fun things to do in Montgomery County from April 5 through April 7. We've included a few Easter events here, but you'll want to check out our 2019 Easter Guide for everything happening this month! And you can find [...]

MontCo Happening’s Weekend Picks: April 5 – April 72019-04-02T12:11:39-04:00

MontCo Easter Guide 2019

2019-04-22T17:42:33-04:00

Spring is here, and Easter is just around the corner! With egg hunts, brunches, photos with the Bunny and more, there's so much going on in Montco this Easter holiday season. Browse our list of ideas for family fun. Community Events Hippety Hop When: Friday, April 5 at 10 a.m. Where: Upper Schuylkill Valley Park, 1615 [...]

MontCo Easter Guide 20192019-04-22T17:42:33-04:00

Date Ideas for a Memorable Valentine’s Day

2019-02-18T22:30:02-04:00

By Betsy Natter Coming up with a knockout way to celebrate Valentine’s Day can sometimes be tough. Chocolates and roses are certainly the old standbys, but why not try something different this year? Surprise your valentine with an interactive experience that’s unique and sure to be remembered. Our top five ideas also feature venues from [...]

Date Ideas for a Memorable Valentine’s Day2019-02-18T22:30:02-04:00

Shop Small in MontCo this Holiday Season

2018-11-29T15:29:06-04:00

Black Friday, the day after Thanksgiving, has been around since the 1950s and has become a household phrase associated with great deals and holiday shopping. But only in recent years have businesses also promoted other days like Small Business Saturday, Cyber Monday and Giving Tuesday. This year, Small Business Saturday takes place on Nov. 24, [...]

Shop Small in MontCo this Holiday Season2018-11-29T15:29:06-04:00

Outdoor Fun to Kick Off Fall in Montco

2017-09-27T14:24:34-04:00

By Betsy Natter The nights are beginning to get crisp and there is a tinge of color to the foliage on the trees. As the bustle of back to school ends and schedules settle in, take some time to relax with the family and enjoy the outdoors at one of these family friendly events. Upper [...]

Outdoor Fun to Kick Off Fall in Montco2017-09-27T14:24:34-04:00

Summer Insect Workshops for the Family

2017-08-06T11:53:41-04:00

By Betsy Natter Summer is filled with sunshine, flowers, and lots of things that creep, crawl and buzz. What exactly are those things flying around and will they start “bugging” you? Gather some new information and enjoy some hands on exploration with this variety of workshops designed to teach you about some of these amazing [...]

Summer Insect Workshops for the Family2017-08-06T11:53:41-04:00

2016 Thanksgiving Guide

2017-08-06T11:57:24-04:00

By Betsy Natter With fall festivals over and everyone trying to figure out what to do with piles of Halloween candy, it’s time to think about Thanksgiving and turkeys. From nature programs, to buying fresh farm raised birds, to running a race in their honor, Montgomery County has something for everyone this November. Learn About [...]

2016 Thanksgiving Guide2017-08-06T11:57:24-04:00

Fall is for the Birds!

2016-12-10T16:19:28-04:00

By Betsy Natter Fall is a great time to learn about birds as they are very active. Many species are preparing for fall migration and toward the end of the season the owls will begin to search for mates. Several Montgomery County parks are offering programs to get you outside and enjoy our feathered neighbors. [...]

Fall is for the Birds!2016-12-10T16:19:28-04:00

3 Free Events for House & Road Safety

2016-12-10T16:19:32-04:00

by Betsy Natter In between spring cleaning and gearing up for back-to-school is a great time to check out these home cleanup and safety and security checks. Whether protecting your children from hazardous materials and loose car seats or keeping your personal identity secure, these collection and safety check events will keep you coasting through [...]

3 Free Events for House & Road Safety2016-12-10T16:19:32-04:00