History/Culture

World Renowned Artist Brings Sculpture to Blue Bell Parish

World Renowned Artist Brings Sculpture to Blue Bell Parish

Renowned Canadian artist, Timothy P. Schmalz, of Kitchener, Ontario is devoted to creating artwork that glorifies Christ. He believes that an artist needs an epic subject to create epic art. Mr. Schmalz describes his sculptures as being “visual prayers.” The artist was recently noted for his controversial work entitled, “Homeless Jesus”, the arresting, life-sized bronze [...]

Vegas Night in Conshy!

Vegas Night in Conshy!

The Plymouth-Whitemarsh-Conshohocken Rotary Club presents Vegas Night! Come early and watch the Kentucky Derby at the Washington Fore Co. on May 3rd at 6pm.  This event includes finger foods, dessert and a cash bar for anyone who wants to have a fun that’s geared towards giving back to our community. More Info Doors Open at [...]

Montco Abroad: The Shepherd’s Village Foundation

Montco Abroad: The Shepherd’s Village Foundation

Last year Montco Happening was honored to help share the mission of James Sanken, a local resident who inspired us with his pursuit to help bring clean drinking water to a community half way across the world. We recently sat down to catch up with James and are happy to report that the Foundation which [...]

Celebrating Women’s History Month with Rydal Park

Celebrating Women’s History Month with Rydal Park

A vibrant series of three special events at Rydal Park continuing care retirement community called “Celebrate Herstory” will help to celebrate Women’s History Month. The annual month-long March event is designed to help recognize and honor the contribution of women to events in history and contemporary society. Each event is free and open to the public [...]

Montco’s Guide to St. Patrick’s Day 2014′

Montco’s Guide to St. Patrick’s Day 2014′

If you’re looking for some happening spots to celebrate Saint Patrick’s Day in Montgomery County, our 2014′ Guide is here to help. It’s got everything from Irish dancing, traditional Irish food, live music and oh yeah…a lot of great beer! Whether you’re single, married, have kids or are just looking for the right place to [...]

The Brew Spot: Barren Hill Tavern & Brewery

The Brew Spot: Barren Hill Tavern & Brewery

With the popularity of craft beers and micro-brews surging to an all time high residents of Montgomery County knew it would only be a matter of time before someone jumped at the opportunity to take control of the building that once housed the General Lafayette Brew Pub. The historical and allegedly haunted building now goes by [...]

5 Must-Dos in MontCo Before You Die

5 Must-Dos in MontCo Before You Die

Montgomerians are lucky to not only be part of a fantastic community but to have lots of amazing places to spend there time. Here are five must-visit Montco destinations: Visit Valley Forge National Park. 3,500 acres span Valley Forge National Historic Park, which is comprised of rolling hills and well-worn trails, ideal for history buffs [...]

Montco’s Happening List is BACK!!!

Montco’s Happening List is BACK!!!

Montco Happening is starting off the year with a bang yet again! We are beyond excited to announce the launch of our 2nd annual contest of the new year, The 2014 Happening List! The Happenings List is Montco’s People’s Choice competition, a contest that will decide who the most happening people, places, events or businesses [...]

SupplyMatic in Ardmore Responds to Mayor Nutter’s Call

SupplyMatic in Ardmore Responds to Mayor Nutter’s Call

SupplyMatic, an online office supply company headquartered in Admore, Pa., has announced that it will donate 5% of all sales when a customer enters promo code PhillyEDU at check-out to the Philadelphia Education Supplies Fund, in response to Philadelphia Mayor Michael Nutter’s call for donations to help schools purchase much-needed classroom supplies like workbooks, pens, [...]

Montco 9-1-1 Celebrates Their 20th Anniversary!

Montco 9-1-1 Celebrates Their 20th Anniversary!

EAGLEVILLE-Montco Happening was honored to cover, photograph and report on the 20th Anniversary celebration of 9-1-1 in Montgomery County. Not only was it a privilege to attend this monumental event, it was also a rare opportunity to see and meet the incredible people who serve our county 365 days a year. Emergency 9-1-1 services in [...]