August History Fun in MontCo Parks

2017-07-25T09:27:57+00:00

By Betsy Natter Photo credit: http://www.peterwentzfarmsteadsociety.org/ Are you looking for fun activities for the family that will keep everyone’s brains going and ready for the start of school? Then plan to visit several of Montgomery County’s historical sites throughout August for fun and educational programming for the entire family. Most events are free, [...]

August History Fun in MontCo Parks 2017-07-25T09:27:57+00:00

Take Your Family on the MontCo Trail Challenge

2017-05-09T13:59:07+00:00

By Betsy Natter Three Montgomery County agencies have partnered to sponsor the 2nd annual Montgomery County Trail Challenge, an outdoor initiative to encourage residents to get outdoors and explore the community via the county’s vast network of trails and parks. The County Health Department in cooperation with the County Planning Commission (MCPC), and the Parks, [...]

Take Your Family on the MontCo Trail Challenge 2017-05-09T13:59:07+00:00

Birdwatching at Lorimer Park

2016-12-14T08:35:26+00:00

Explore Lorimer Park, an official Audubon IBA (Important Bird Area) during an Audubon Bird Town Bird Walk on Tuesday, December 20, 2016 at 8:30am to look for winter resident birds. All are welcome, including new birders and experienced birders alike. Leaders will be from the Wyncote Audubon Society. Participants are encouraged to bring their own [...]

Birdwatching at Lorimer Park 2016-12-14T08:35:26+00:00

Montgomerian on the Move: Island Living

2016-12-10T16:19:29+00:00

Anna Idler “The island is ours. Here, in some way, we are young forever.” - E. Lockhart. Flip flops, easy smiles, and friendly hey-where-are-you-froms surround us from all sides. Rach and I have just walked into Earthers Hostel in Hvar, Croatia to check in. Even after just minutes waiting in the reception area to find [...]

Montgomerian on the Move: Island Living 2016-12-10T16:19:29+00:00

Support Literacy Day by Visiting a Local Bookstore

2016-12-10T16:19:29+00:00

by Betsy Natter Kids are back in school and cracking open books just in time for International Literacy Day on Sept. 8th. This year marks the 50th anniversary that UNESCO, the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization, has promoted the day in an effort to mobilize international communities to encourage literacy and increase literacy [...]

Support Literacy Day by Visiting a Local Bookstore 2016-12-10T16:19:29+00:00

2016 Montgomery County Fall Guide

2017-08-06T11:57:25+00:00

Gorgeous foliage, spooktacular Halloween adventures, delicious fresh food, and so much more bring Montgomery County to life in the fall. With so much to do, bookmark this handy fall guide to make sure you don’t miss out on any of the fun! Check in with the calendar of events for more to do. FAMILY FUN FALL [...]

2016 Montgomery County Fall Guide 2017-08-06T11:57:25+00:00

Take to the Skies this Fall

2016-12-10T16:19:29+00:00

by Betsy Natter Thinking of trying something new this fall? Consider looking to the skies for your next adventure. Get behind the controls of a Cesna and buzz over your house, drift lazily over the rolling fields of northern Montgomery County in a colorful balloon or gaze heavenward into the starry night to catch a [...]

Take to the Skies this Fall 2016-12-10T16:19:29+00:00

Hit the Trail on Horseback in Montco

2016-12-10T16:19:30+00:00

By Betsy Natter Horses have long been one of man’s closest companions. They come along side in work, provide transportation and capture the hearts of young and old alike. And while not everyone can own their own equine friend, several local farms share their beloved animals and knowledge of these special creatures with the public. [...]

Hit the Trail on Horseback in Montco 2016-12-10T16:19:30+00:00

2016 Happenistas Night Out

2016-12-10T16:19:30+00:00

Happenistas Night Out is back! Hello Happenistas! The region's ultimate Ladies Night Out is back, hosted by Montco Happening, Bucks Happening, Hunterdon Happening, & Philly Happening. On Wednesday, November 2, 2016 from 6PM to 9PM, you’re invited to a spectacular evening at Sheraton Bucks County in Langhorne, PA. Happenistas Night Out will kick off Montgomery County’s fabulous holiday season. Shop and [...]

2016 Happenistas Night Out 2016-12-10T16:19:30+00:00

Book Your Last Minute 4th of July Long Weekend

2016-12-10T16:19:32+00:00

In the blink of an eye, we’ve arrived at the Fourth of July…and many of us are left scrambling to make holiday plans amidst the chaos of early summertime. Lucky for you, the Logan Inn in Bucks County, PA has you covered with fun 4th of July plans – front row seats to the New Hope [...]

Book Your Last Minute 4th of July Long Weekend 2016-12-10T16:19:32+00:00