Summer Insect Workshops for the Family

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 [...]

Shakespeare in the Summer presents Love’s Labour’s Lost

Shakespeare in the Summer returns this summer with a production of Love’s Labour’s Lost to be presented August 7, 8, 9 & 10, 2017 at 7pm on the lawn of Alverthorpe Manor at the Abington Art Center. The three arts organizations are excited to once again bring an affordable opportunity for audiences of all ages to experience the [...]

“Zoo on Wheels” Comes to 251 Dekalb

Photo credit: http://251dekalb.com/amenities/play/ A new event will offer interactive activities including, Elmwood Park Zoo’s, “Zoo on Wheels” on Saturday, July 22, 2017 11:00am-2:00pm. 251 Dekalb, King of Prussia’s premier luxury apartment community; Kidville TM, the indoor play space for kids; Elmwood Park Zoo; Denise Sabia, local blogger and designer. Join 251 Dekalb (251 W Dekalb Pike King of [...]

Celebrate Harry Potter’s Birthday

By Betsy Natter This year marks the 20th anniversary of the release of the Harry Potter book series in the U.S. and fans are still loving everything about the magical world created by author J.K. Rowling. Seven books, eight movies and a few spin-off books later, Harry is still a popular fellow. Celebrate his birthday, [...]

Dinner on Main

This Sunday is a one-in-300 year chance to meet wonderful new neighbors and show your community support at a unique dinner held in the middle of Main Street to celebrate Trappe's 300th anniversary! Listen to the live music of the delightful folk band The Gooseberries while you enjoy an unforgettable meal featuring delicious farm-to-table seasonal fare. [...]

Green Lane Park Hosts “Incredible Insects”

Montgomery County’s Green Lane Park will hold a program entitled “Incredible Insects” on Saturday, July 15, 2017 beginning at 1:00 pm. Join staff for a close-up look at our six-legged neighbors, the insects. Participants will use nets and bug magnifier boxes to examine our discoveries. All bugs will be released unharmed. Meet atTennis Courts (2298 [...]

Happening People: Abington School Board Acknowledges and Thanks Abington Health Foundation’s Donation for AEDs

  At its most recent meeting, the Abington School Board honored and thanked the Abington Health Foundation of the Abington Jefferson Health System and the Dr. Mark Rosenthal Memorial Fund for the donation of $10,000 toward the replacement of Automatic External Defibrillators (AEDs) for Abington schools. Dr. Rosenthal was a well-known cardiologist at Abington Memorial [...]

Gear Up for Summer Biking on Montco’s Trails

By Betsy Natter If you’re looking to get yourself or the whole family outdoors for some great biking experiences this summer, Montgomery County’s vast trail system is an ideal locale for safe and scenic views for bike riders of all ability levels. Both seasoned riders and those just beginning to venture out on two wheels [...]

Four Trail Projects in Montco Awarded DVRPC Funding

The Delaware Valley Regional Planning Commission (DVRPC) has awarded funding for four trail projects in Montgomery County through its Regional Trails Program. The program provides planning assistance and funding to trail developers, counties, municipalities, and nonprofit organizations for completion of the Circuit—a 750-mile network of multiuse trails in the Greater Philadelphia area. “These projects are [...]