MontCo Happening’s Weekend Picks: December 7 – December 9

2018-12-04T14:42:13+00:00

Are you in the holiday spirit? There are so many events to get you feeling festive in Montgomery County, so we're highlighting just a few of our favorites each weekend. Here are our picks for December 7 through December 9. You can always find even more things to do by visiting our MontCo Happening calendar and our 2018 [...]

MontCo Happening’s Weekend Picks: December 7 – December 92018-12-04T14:42:13+00:00

MontCo 2018 Holiday Guide, presented by Jefferson Outpatient Imaging

2018-11-29T15:27:49+00:00

Your 2018 Holiday Guide is presented by Jefferson Outpatient Imaging. During the busy holiday season, don’t forget to take care of yourself and your health. If you need imaging, Jefferson Outpatient Imaging (JOI) offers same and next day appointments as well as evening and weekend hours at four convenient outpatient locations: East Norriton, Collegeville, Center [...]

MontCo 2018 Holiday Guide, presented by Jefferson Outpatient Imaging2018-11-29T15:27:49+00:00

7 Craft Workshops for Holiday Decorating

2018-11-01T22:05:25+00:00

It’s hard to believe but the year’s biggest and most widely decorated holidays are coming up fast. To help get you ready, two of Montgomery County’s parks are sponsoring a variety of great craft workshops. Learn how to design and create seasonal decorations using materials from nature while enjoying a fun afternoon. Spaces are limited [...]

7 Craft Workshops for Holiday Decorating2018-11-01T22:05:25+00:00

Fall Guide 2018

2018-09-04T22:23:16+00:00

by Betsy Natter Fall Festivals Country Fair When: Sept. 15, 10 am to 3 pm Where: Central Schwenkfelder Church, 2111 Valley Forge Rd., Lansdale, PA 19446 Spread throughout the church’s large grounds, enjoy a variety of activities including a live auction, railway display, games for the kids and live music. A variety of food stands, [...]

Fall Guide 20182018-09-04T22:23:16+00:00

OMG these Pretzels are a Family Affair

2018-08-25T16:39:23+00:00

by Betsy Natter Some folks dream of travel, gardening or simply taking it easy during their retirement years, but one MontCo resident started her own business. After seven years of providing “ridiculously delicious” snack pretzels to her family and friends, Lynn Kriebel finally took their advice and started selling her snacks to the public. She [...]

OMG these Pretzels are a Family Affair2018-08-25T16:39:23+00:00

3 Arts and Craft Festivals for Late Summer Fun

2018-08-25T16:51:51+00:00

by Betsy Natter Buyers browse for unique gifts at the Craft Marketplace at Pennypacker Mills Summer vacations are over, kids are heading back to school, but the weather is still great for getting out in MontCo for weekend fun. September is a great time to check out one of these annual craft and [...]

3 Arts and Craft Festivals for Late Summer Fun2018-08-25T16:51:51+00:00

Explore, Paint & Relax in Montco’s Glorious Gardens

2018-07-31T13:17:45+00:00

by Betsy Natter Montgomery County is in full bloom and summer is the perfect time to enjoy the gorgeous color and fragrances of the season at a public garden or arboretum. While the Greater Philadelphia area is well known for the magnificence of Longwood Gardens, there’s no need to take a long drive when several [...]

Explore, Paint & Relax in Montco’s Glorious Gardens2018-07-31T13:17:45+00:00

Insect Lessons: The Spotted Lantern Fly and 7 other Popular Insects

2018-07-05T22:13:04+00:00

by Betsy Natter There’s lots of buzz about the Spotted Lantern Fly in Montgomery County and the danger it poses to area plants and trees. But do you know how to identify one? Do you know what to do to help rid the area of this non-native and harmful pest? Learn how to help by [...]

Insect Lessons: The Spotted Lantern Fly and 7 other Popular Insects2018-07-05T22:13:04+00:00

Ambler Arboretum: Montco’s Garden Gem

2018-05-07T12:37:09+00:00

You hear the call, right? "Come outside! Come outside!" Come on. You know you want to! #heedthecall #thinkspring #thinkwarmthoughts #getoutside #whatwillyoudiscover #exploreyourworld #publicgardens #templeambler #amblerarboretum #americasgardencapital A post shared by Temple University Ambler (@templeambler) on Apr 17, 2018 at 1:22pm PDT   Perhaps one of Montgomery County’s best kept secrets is a beautiful garden spot [...]

Ambler Arboretum: Montco’s Garden Gem2018-05-07T12:37:09+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 20172017-11-29T09:24:07+00:00