Recycling Events Keep MontCo Green

By Betsy Natter Sat. April 22 is Earth Day 2017 and while many organizations sponsor special educational events and project days, recycling and care of the environment is a year-round task. Montgomery County residents can do their part by participating in a variety of recycling programs over the next several months. County sponsored events will [...]

Green Lane Park Hosts “Earth Day Workday in the Park”

Montgomery County’s Green Lane Park will host an “Earth Day Workday” program in the park on Saturday, April 22nd from 1:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m. Join staff as we celebrate Earth Day with a day of service in the park. We will continue our ongoing battle to eliminate invasive plants from along the Perkiomen Trail. [...]

Meet your Montco Movers & Shakers presented by BKZ Consulting: James Freeman

James Freeman, COO of Colonial Marble & Granite We asked locals to nominate Montgomery County’s most influential people – men and women who are shaping the community, influencing their industries, and making a difference. Dozens of amazing stories were submitted about passionate and committed locals. At Montco Happening, we salute all those who wake up every morning with [...]

Holiday Tours at Pottsgrove Manor

Visit historic Pottsgrove Manor between Friday, November 25, 2016 and Sunday, January 8, 2017 for a glimpse of colonial life during the holiday season. With the museum’s annual “Twelfth Night Tours,” visitors of all ages can enjoy a guided tour of ironmaster John Potts’ elegant 1752 Georgian manor house, decorated with greenery for Yuletide. Along [...]

2016 Happening List Hall of Fame: Brandywine Living

Brandywine Living 1405 North Limekiln Pike Dresher, PA 19025 (215) 591-4000 WINNER: SENIOR CARE Brandywine Living at Dresher Estates thanks the residents of Montgomery Country for voting them the best Senior Living Community, we are proud to be a part of your community! Residents at Dresher Estates know how to have fun! Escapades…for Life! offers an abundance [...]

Where Food & Family Come Together: Forcella BYOB in Jenkintown

When dining out becomes more than just satisfying your appetite. When the destination offers a culinary experience founded on creativity, passion and knowledge. When you walk through the doors and are welcomed like family, that's when you'll find yourself sitting inside the exquisite dining room of Jenkintown's Forcella Restaurant. Offering our residents a vibrant new [...]

Show Us Your #UpperMerion Pride for the Chance to Win!

#Photos #UpperMerion A beautiful morning picture of the old schoolhouse A photo posted by Liz & Pink (chiefx340 ) (@chiefx340) on Apr 15, 2016 at 5:07am PDT Home to the 1,300-acre Valley Forge National Historical Park, picturesque parks or trails, the shopping paradise that is the King of Prussia Mall, and leading business institutions like Lockheed Martin and GlaxoSmithKline, [...]

10 Must-See Summer Events in Montco

Summer has finally arrived in Montgomery County, so go out and enjoy it! Take in the warm weather and summertime smells all while enjoying some family time at these upcoming Montgomery County events. 1.) John James Audubon Center at Mill Grove Meet the Owls The John James Audubon Center is one of our favorite spots to enjoy nature in [...]

Arbor Day Tree Planting at Pennypacker Mills

Saturday April 3o Celebrate Samuel Pennypacker’s love of nature and the re-planting of state forest lands that occurred during his term in office. Planting of replacement trees will occur based on the original Thomas Meehan landscape plan for the site. FREE, suggested donation $2 per person. Why not take a FREE tour of Pennypacker Mills while [...]