Holiday Theater Guide 2017

2017-12-13T09:35:04+00:00

By Betsy Natter A Christmas Carol playing at Steel River Playhouse, https://www.facebook.com/TriPACVillage The holiday season always provides memorable material for heartwarming and often inspiring stories to be told on the big screen and live on stage. There are plenty of opportunities throughout Montgomery County to sit back and enjoy some holiday entertainment at [...]

Holiday Theater Guide 2017 2017-12-13T09:35:04+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

Annual Candlelight Tours

2017-12-10T22:38:50+00:00

The Morgan Log House's Annual Candlelight Tours are a great way to get in the holiday mood! Head over on Sunday, December 17, from 3 p.m. to 7 p.m. and experience the spirit of Christmas past. Candlelight tours are a holiday experience that takes you back in time to celebrate Christmas the ways that those who lived [...]

Annual Candlelight Tours 2017-12-10T22:38:50+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

Talk of the Town: Lafayette Street Extension Project

2017-12-05T23:43:56+00:00

On Thursday, Dec. 7, 2017 at 10 a.m., Montgomery County commissioners and state and local officials will gather to break ground on the third phase of the Lafayette Street Extension Project. The Lafayette Street Extension Project is considered the largest local infrastructure project in the Commonwealth. It will provide improved access to downtown Norristown and [...]

Talk of the Town: Lafayette Street Extension Project 2017-12-05T23:43:56+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

Act II Playhouse in Ambler presents Bad Dates

2017-11-30T11:04:19+00:00

Act II Playhouse in Ambler presents the comedy Bad Dates by Theresa Rebeck, on stage Dec. 12-31. Haley Walker (Karen Peakes) is a gorgeous single mom who runs the city's hottest restaurant. But can she survive dating in New York? Bad Dates is directed by Alaina Di Monaco, who recently helmed another one-woman show, 2.5 Minute Ride, at Theatre Horizon [...]

Act II Playhouse in Ambler presents Bad Dates 2017-11-30T11:04:19+00:00

Happening Kids: Six Abington Students Qualified by Audition for Pennsylvania Music Educators Association District 11 Choir

2017-11-29T16:36:09+00:00

Based on auditions, six Abington Senior High School students have been selected to participate in the Pennsylvania Music Educators Association District 11 Choir Festival to be held January 24-26, 2017. The selected students are: Talie Rau, Soprano 1 Elizabeth Hilliard, Soprano 2 Isabella DiPasquale, Alto 2 Nick Hilliard, Tenor 2 Jack Sullivan, Bass 1 Ethan [...]

Happening Kids: Six Abington Students Qualified by Audition for Pennsylvania Music Educators Association District 11 Choir 2017-11-29T16:36:09+00:00

Making it Happen Charity Spotlight: Special Equestrians Provides Healing and Transformation

2017-11-29T11:41:18+00:00

By Betsy Natter Credit: http://www.specialequestrians.org/ Author Toni Robinson once wrote, “Horses change lives. They give out young people confidence and self-esteem. They provide peace and tranquility to troubled souls, they give us hope.”  Perhaps there is no place where that is truer than at Special Equestrians, where people with physical, mental and emotional [...]

Making it Happen Charity Spotlight: Special Equestrians Provides Healing and Transformation 2017-11-29T11:41:18+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