The Southern Edge Band to Perform at Green Lane Park’s Amphitheater

Get outside with music at Green Lane Park on Saturday, June 24, 2017 at 7:00 PM. This month they are featuring The Southern Edge Band’s versatile musical performance, “The Evolution of County Music”, beginning with the music of Hank Williams, Johnny Cash & Merle Haggard. They’ll mix in some favorite Brooks & Dunn& Garth Brooks, right [...]

5 Memorial Day Celebration Activities

By Betsy Natter Memorial Day marks the official start of summer, but traditionally it is the remembrance of those fallen soldiers who have defended and served our nation. Originally called Decoration Day, the practice of laying flowers and wreaths on the graves of fallen soldiers began in 1868 following the American Civil War. Remembrances have [...]

26th Annual Ukranian Folk Festival

The 26th Annual Ukrainian Folk Festival will be held at the Ukrainian American Sport Center -- Tryzub (www.tryzub.org), County Line and Lower State Roads, Horsham, PA on Sunday, August 27 – 12:00 PM to 8:00 PM Exciting, spectacular, dazzling, breathtaking, exhilarating, spirited, soulful, enchanting, captivating, and intriguing – modest words which describe but by no means [...]

Recycling Events Keep MontCo Green

By Betsy Natter Sat. April 22 is Earth Day 2017 and while many organizations sponsor special educational events and project days, recycling and care of the environment is a year-round task. Montgomery County residents can do their part by participating in a variety of recycling programs over the next several months. County sponsored events will [...]

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 [...]

2016 Montgomery Holiday Guide, presented by BKZ Consulting

by Edie Weinstein  Your 2016 Holiday Guide is sponsored by BKZ Consulting Partners, LLC, a veteran-owned credit card processing provider based in North Wales. BKZ manages and maintains relationships with the best processing and merchant services companies in the United States and delivers that expertise to local businesses. First-hand experience of the strengths and weaknesses [...]

“Colonial Wreaths and Kissing Balls” Holiday Workshop

Learn about holiday decorations from the colonial era and make a mini-wreath and mistletoe “kissing ball” in a workshop led by Museum Educator, Lynn Symborski, at Pottsgrove Manor on Sunday, December 18, 2016 from 1:00pm to 3:00pm. Crafters may bring their own greens or use those provided at the session. This program is suitable for [...]