Happening Kids: Roslyn Elementary School First Graders Use Pumpkins To Create Their Favorite Book Characters

2017-10-27T12:41:43+00:00

First graders at Roslyn Elementary School brought the harvest theme into school for some reading fun throughout the month of October! They recreated their favorite book characters using pumpkins as their canvas. Students enjoyed sharing their projects, describing their character, and summarizing the story. The students and staff of Roslyn are enjoying the festive display [...]

Happening Kids: Roslyn Elementary School First Graders Use Pumpkins To Create Their Favorite Book Characters 2017-10-27T12:41:43+00:00

McKinley Elementary School Wins “Garden of Distinction Award” from the Pennsylvania Horticultural Society

2017-10-25T10:15:54+00:00

McKinley Elementary School received the “Garden of Distinction Award” from the Pennsylvania Horticultural Society.  The McKinley Garden was selected from over 350 entries submitted in the Society’s 2017 Gardening and Greening Contest. The Garden Committee at the school, led by the McKinley parents, devotes time and creativity to developing beautiful selections of flowering plants, shrubs, [...]

McKinley Elementary School Wins “Garden of Distinction Award” from the Pennsylvania Horticultural Society 2017-10-25T10:15:54+00:00

The Past Comes to Life: Fall Living History Events in MontCo

2017-10-24T23:19:25+00:00

By Betsy Natter Experience the rich local history of Montgomery County as it comes to life this fall during several events designed to inform and stimulate your appreciation for the past. Kids will love the hands-on experience of becoming a soldier and adults might just learn a few things they missed in history class. Check [...]

The Past Comes to Life: Fall Living History Events in MontCo 2017-10-24T23:19:25+00:00

Collegeville’s Annual Halloween Parade

2017-10-23T11:19:37+00:00

Join the Rotary Club once again on Collegeville's Main Street for this great event!  There is no need to register for costume judging or the parade - just bring your costumed children (and/or pet), and meet in the parking lot behind the AmeriGreen Gas Station and Chow Bistro (454 E. Main) at 6 pm.  This year the [...]

Collegeville’s Annual Halloween Parade 2017-10-23T11:19:37+00:00

Lecture: Penn to Potts

2017-10-22T23:05:13+00:00

https://www.facebook.com/pottsgrovemanor Join historian Dan Graham and uncover the story of the land between the time of William Penn to John Potts during this lecture at Pottsgrove Manor on Saturday, November 4, 2017 beginning at 1:00 PM. Over 70 years passed from the time William Penn received the charter for Pennsylvania in 1681 to [...]

Lecture: Penn to Potts 2017-10-22T23:05:13+00:00

Birding Fun during Migration Season

2017-10-10T18:29:18+00:00

By Betsy Natter Fall’s cool weather is a great time for a hike in the woods or up a mountain side to take in a panoramic view of colorful leaves, but is also the perfect time to watch for colorful warblers, honking waterfowl and graceful raptors as they migrate to winter habitats. Pennsylvania is in [...]

Birding Fun during Migration Season 2017-10-10T18:29:18+00:00

Green Lane Park Hosts “Leave it to Beavers”

2017-10-15T20:41:56+00:00

Montgomery County’s Green Lane Park will hold a program entitled “Leave it to Beavers” on Saturday October 28th beginning at 4:30 p.m. Explore the world of the North American Beaver and learn about their incredible adaptations for a life spent mostly in and under water. After a brief indoor session, head outdoors to search for [...]

Green Lane Park Hosts “Leave it to Beavers” 2017-10-15T20:41:56+00:00

5 Enchanting Autumn Outings

2017-10-03T21:33:30+00:00

by Betsy Natter  Enjoy fall fun around Montgomery County: Scarecrow Making – 10/15 Norristown Farm Park 2500 Upper Farm Rd., Norristown, PA 19403 (610) 270-0215 Do you need some help decorating for the Halloween season? Come on out to Norristown Farm Park join in the fun as you learn how to make your own scarecrow [...]

5 Enchanting Autumn Outings 2017-10-03T21:33:30+00:00

Witches of Narberth

2017-10-03T21:02:07+00:00

At 1pm, on Saturday, October 28, 2017 kids are invited to get a head start on Halloween at the Witches of Narberth scavenger hunt in downtown Narberth.   This free family event sends kids of all ages to roam throughout Narberth’s downtown, collecting treats and searching for witches. Kids can feel free to wear costumes, but it is [...]

Witches of Narberth 2017-10-03T21:02:07+00:00

Oktoberfest Fun: German History, Heritage, Gardening and Great Food

2017-10-03T07:47:09+00:00

Celebrate the Trappe area's German heritage at a family-friendly Oktoberfest held on the grounds of The Speaker's House on Saturday, Oct. 14, 2017 from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m..   Enjoy live music, delicious food, 18th century trade demonstrations, colonial kids' games, and locally-made artisanal wares. Learn about the historic house's ongoing restoration on a behind-the-scenes tour and [...]

Oktoberfest Fun: German History, Heritage, Gardening and Great Food 2017-10-03T07:47:09+00:00