Making Reading a Reality for Montco Residents

2018-02-02T13:03:50+00:00

By Betsy Natter Montgomery County Public Library System really brings their A-game when it comes to service. Reading is something that should be enjoyed by everyone, and MCPL goes above and beyond to make sure that happens. Check out all that is offered… Convenience No need to spend your day driving all over Montco in [...]

Making Reading a Reality for Montco Residents 2018-02-02T13:03:50+00:00

6 Phone Apps for Getting Connected in Montco

2018-01-21T22:47:51+00:00

In our technology driven world, smartphone apps meet our needs by providing news, directions, advice and hours of entertainment. Did you know that Montgomery County residents also have access to several apps that are designed specifically for use by residents? From updates on local news, traffic tips and ways to serve your neighbors in need [...]

6 Phone Apps for Getting Connected in Montco 2018-01-21T22:47:51+00:00

Living with Littles: Give a Hoot

2018-01-17T12:02:15+00:00

Flock to It- Bird Watching All you need is an outdoor space.  Whether it's a yard or a public park, bird watching is free, fun way to peak your little's interest in nature and wildlife.  It will also help your little sharpen their awareness skills.  It doesn't hurt that bird watching is also [...]

Living with Littles: Give a Hoot 2018-01-17T12:02:15+00:00

Fire & Ice Festival for Cold Weather Fun

2018-01-04T13:00:08+00:00

By Betsy Natter Hatfield Township's Fire & Ice Festival on Sat. Jan. 20 is an annual fundraiser and celebration that fully embraces the cold weather of winter. A full line up of activities is planned from 2-5 pm including Sharky's Shivering Slides Polar Plunge event, a cook-off, ice sculptures and a bonfire to keep warm. [...]

Fire & Ice Festival for Cold Weather Fun 2018-01-04T13:00:08+00:00

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

Tracy Grammer Coming Soon to Local Stage

2018-01-03T17:43:27+00:00

Tracy Grammer, writer and musician, is pleased to present words+music at Act II Playhouse on  Sunday, Jan. 21, 2018 at 7 p.m. — a captivating, intimate show featuring readings from her memoir-in-progress interspersed with songs on violin and guitar. Grammer rose to acclaim as half of the "postmodern, mythic American folk" duo, Dave Carter & Tracy Grammer. From 1997-2002, the duo [...]

Tracy Grammer Coming Soon to Local Stage 2018-01-03T17:43:27+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

New Connections for a New Year

2017-12-27T15:16:01+00:00

By Betsy Natter In the midst of setting goals and defining strategies for the new year, conventional wisdom dictates intentionally planning to make new business connections as a means of expanding your personal or company reach. For some that may mean searching out and becoming a member of a local business association or chamber of [...]

New Connections for a New Year 2017-12-27T15:16:01+00:00

Charity Spotlight: Bucks County Opportunity Council

2017-12-27T14:47:09+00:00

By Betsy Natter Photo: https://www.facebook.com/bcopportunity/ It may seem that all is well among the scenic beauty of Bucks County, but unseen and possibly unknown to many, some forty thousand plus individuals live in poverty, nearly one-fourth of them children. Yet, the Bucks County Opportunity Council (BCOC) has been meeting the needs of [...]

Charity Spotlight: Bucks County Opportunity Council 2017-12-27T14:47:09+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