Allie-Oops! A Musical Jamboree for Kids

2018-01-04T12:04:48+00:00

Grab the kids and head to Ambler on Sunday, February 4, 2018 at 11am. Accompanying herself on guitar, Allie will sing your favorite kid and family friendly songs, as well as some of her light-hearted, kid-inspired originals. An affordable treat for the family!

Allie-Oops! A Musical Jamboree for Kids 2018-01-04T12:04:48+00:00

Act II Playhouse presents A Few of Our Favorite Things, with Tony Braithwaite and Jennifer Childs

2017-12-28T11:37:11+00:00

Act II Playhouse presents A Few of Our Favorite Things, anew show from Philly's favorite comedy couple, Tony Braithwaite & Jen Childs, on stage in Ambler from Jan. 9-28, 2018. A glorious grab bag of sketches and songs, A Few of Our Favorite Things isa co-production with Philadelphia's 1812 Productions. Mary Carpenter is the director, and Owen Robbins joins the [...]

Act II Playhouse presents A Few of Our Favorite Things, with Tony Braithwaite and Jennifer Childs 2017-12-28T11:37:11+00:00

Coming Soon: PA Farm Show

2017-12-27T17:03:58+00:00

Montgomery County is home to sprawling farm land and of course, plenty of farm to table treats. Celebrate local eats statewide on Thursday, January 4, 2018 at 11:45 a.m. at the Pennsylvania Farm Show in Harrisburg. Known as the "Mushroom Capital of the World," Pennsylvania mushroom farms have been growing mushrooms in the Commonwealth for more than [...]

Coming Soon: PA Farm Show 2017-12-27T17:03:58+00:00

Wilderness First Aid Course Offered to Outdoor Leaders

2017-12-27T15:01:13+00:00

By Betsy Natter Picture yourself out on the open trail, deep in the woods or on a canoe trip miles from the nearest roadway. What happens if a medical emergency arises? Are you prepared to manage the situation and take care of someone in your group, getting them stabilized and evacuated to receive medical care? [...]

Wilderness First Aid Course Offered to Outdoor Leaders 2017-12-27T15:01:13+00:00

Discover the history of women’s pockets and hand-sew one of your own during this interactive workshop at Pottsgrove Manor

2017-12-25T21:56:15+00:00

Ever wondered how colonial women carried around the items they might need throughout their day? They used their pockets! However, these pockets look a lot different from modern ones. They were worn around the waist and were not attached to any gowns or petticoats. Find out more about the history and use of pockets while [...]

Discover the history of women’s pockets and hand-sew one of your own during this interactive workshop at Pottsgrove Manor 2017-12-25T21:56:15+00:00

Montgomery County Commissioners to Light Tree, Menorah, and Kinara

2017-12-11T12:04:54+00:00

The Montgomery County Commissioners - Dr. Val Arkoosh, Ken Lawrence Jr., and Joe Gale - will light the county tree, menorah, and kinara celebrating Christmas, Hanukkah, and Kwanzaa at 4:30 p.m. onTuesday, Dec. 12, 2017. The brief ceremony will take place on the plaza level of the courthouse overlooking Main Street in Norristown. (The lighting will take place [...]

Montgomery County Commissioners to Light Tree, Menorah, and Kinara 2017-12-11T12:04:54+00:00

Holiday Exhibits for 2017

2017-12-05T23:43:50+00:00

By Betsy Natter  Enjoy the wonder and sparkle of the season during one of these month-long exhibits that celebrates so many aspects of the holiday. These exhibits are on display through the first week of January; check each website for dates and hours.  American Treasure Tour One American Treasure Way, Oaks, PA 19456 (866) 970-8687 [...]

Holiday Exhibits for 2017 2017-12-05T23:43:50+00:00

King of Prussia Town Center Hosts FREE Holiday Extravaganza a Second Annual Winterfest

2017-11-30T13:28:34+00:00

King of Prussia’s outdoor King of Prussia Town Center, celebrates the season with its second-annual FREE Winterfest celebration Saturday, December 2nd  10:30 – 2:00 p.m. The family-friendly festival will feature local school choir performances, ice sculptures, cookie decorating, hot chocolate stations, a visit from Elza from Disney’s Frozen and Santa Claus and much more. Guests will also get to try samples from [...]

King of Prussia Town Center Hosts FREE Holiday Extravaganza a Second Annual Winterfest 2017-11-30T13:28:34+00:00

Holiday House Tours 2017

2017-11-29T09:24:07+00:00

By Betsy Natter Looking for some inspiration for your home decorating this holiday? Take a break from the bustle of the season and consider one of Montgomery County’s holiday house tours through the many historic and unique homes beautifully decorated in lights and holiday greenery. Many of these tours are annual events that support ongoing [...]

Holiday House Tours 2017 2017-11-29T09:24:07+00:00

10 Ways to Embrace Holiday Family Fun in Montgomery County

2017-11-22T12:10:15+00:00

By Betsy Natter The holidays are a time filled with shopping, cookie baking, decorating and the anticipation of spending time with friends and family. As always there is plenty of holiday spirit in Montgomery County too. Whether it’s petting a reindeer or riding a train with Santa one of these activities listed below is sure [...]

10 Ways to Embrace Holiday Family Fun in Montgomery County 2017-11-22T12:10:15+00:00