Four Trail Projects in Montco Awarded DVRPC Funding

2017-06-29T15:09:26+00:00

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 [...]

Four Trail Projects in Montco Awarded DVRPC Funding 2017-06-29T15:09:26+00:00

Montgomery County 4th of July Guide

2017-08-06T11:54:01+00:00

The biggest event of the summertime is just around the corner- July 4th! Celebrate America’s independence at these fantastic July 4th events happening in Montgomery County: Independence Day Celebration - Fireworks Spectacular July 4, 2017 Abington Junior High School 2056 Susquehanna Road Abington, PA Annual Independence Eve Concert July 3, 2017 7:00pm to 9:00pm Christ UCC Church [...]

Montgomery County 4th of July Guide 2017-08-06T11:54:01+00:00

5 Community Picnics and Campouts to Kickoff July!

2017-06-27T18:55:40+00:00

By Betsy Natter The start of July means cookouts, gatherings of family and friends and for some an annual camping trip to enjoy the great outdoors. If your family is looking for a fun day without the labor of hosting your own backyard bash or packing up the family car with all your camping gear, [...]

5 Community Picnics and Campouts to Kickoff July! 2017-06-27T18:55:40+00:00

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

2017-06-08T15:47:25+00:00

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 [...]

The Southern Edge Band to Perform at Green Lane Park’s Amphitheater 2017-06-08T15:47:25+00:00

5 Memorial Day Celebration Activities

2017-05-23T15:57:50+00:00

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 [...]

5 Memorial Day Celebration Activities 2017-05-23T15:57:50+00:00

7 Weekend Festivals to Enjoy this Spring

2017-05-16T21:54:25+00:00

By Betsy Natter The sun is warm, the air is cool, flowers are blooming everywhere – it’s time to get out and enjoy the beautiful weather in Montgomery County. Several local communities are making it easy by holding outdoor festivals with plenty of music, food and fun for the entire family. Check out your favorite [...]

7 Weekend Festivals to Enjoy this Spring 2017-05-16T21:54:25+00:00

Sunday in the Park with George

2017-05-15T11:58:42+00:00

The Opening Day at the George Taylor House (GTH) – Sunday in the Park with George – is this Sunday, May 21st, from 1-4 PM. Bring your family and friends to the GTH at Lehigh and Poplar Streets in Catasauqua for an afternoon of entertainment, education, and fun! Featured will be: The 2017 opening of our [...]

Sunday in the Park with George 2017-05-15T11:58:42+00:00

26th Annual Ukranian Folk Festival

2017-05-15T15:45:43+00:00

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 [...]

26th Annual Ukranian Folk Festival 2017-05-15T15:45:43+00:00

Recycling Events Keep MontCo Green

2017-04-18T13:27:39+00:00

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 [...]

Recycling Events Keep MontCo Green 2017-04-18T13:27:39+00:00

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

2017-03-06T17:05:12+00:00

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 [...]

McKinley Elementary School Transforms to “Seussville” to Celebrate Read Across America 2017-03-06T17:05:12+00:00