4th of July Celebration Guide 2018

2018-06-19T16:37:23+00:00

By Betsy Natter   The Fourth of July brings parades, picnics, contests and of course, fireworks! Montgomery County has lots of ways to commemorate the founding of our nation this year. Check out where to celebrate near you. Ambler Kiwanis Carnival and Fireworks Wissahickon High School 521 Houston Rd, Ambler, PA 19422 This annual event [...]

4th of July Celebration Guide 2018 2018-06-19T16:37:23+00:00

Living with Littles: A Bit of Royal Tea

2018-05-15T20:18:11+00:00

We cordially invite you to put your pinkies up and to join us for afternoon tea. My daughter and I have been swooning over Kate Middleton’s style and drooling over baby Charlotte's nursery pictures and now we have a new wedding to celebrate. In case you didn't know this weekend is the big [...]

Living with Littles: A Bit of Royal Tea 2018-05-15T20:18:11+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 Gem 2018-05-07T12:37:09+00:00

Get Ready for Swim Season

2018-04-24T10:19:46+00:00

by Betsy Natter Although some days it may not seem like it, the air is warming and summer fun time will be here before you know it. Are your little ones ready for fun at the pool? Swim lessons are a good idea for several reasons. First, statistics show that accidental drowning is a leading [...]

Get Ready for Swim Season 2018-04-24T10:19:46+00:00

11 Spring Activities in MontCo Parks

2018-03-13T17:21:33+00:00

Spring is just around the corner... ...and MontCo is bustling with activities to kick off the season. Whether learning about nature, getting ready for the big egg hunt or snuggling up to a woolly sheep, there is something here for everyone. Learn About Nature Norristown Farm Park 2500 Upper Farm Rd., Norristown, PA 19403 (610) [...]

11 Spring Activities in MontCo Parks 2018-03-13T17:21:33+00:00

Harleysville Flower Show Greets Spring

2018-03-05T13:41:56+00:00

Spring is just around the corner, so why not get a jump on enjoying it by attending the 35th annual Flower Show at Peter Becker Community in Harleysville on March 15-17.  Following on the heels of the popular Philadelphia show, this local show offers fewer crowds and no traffic! This year’s theme is Legendary Gardens [...]

Harleysville Flower Show Greets Spring 2018-03-05T13:41:56+00:00

Maple Sugar Festivals: Winter’s Sweet End

2018-02-21T16:39:51+00:00

The air is warming bit by bit with spring just a few weeks away. Already, the area’s maple trees are gearing up for the growing season and sap is flowing through their trunks. February is the season to tap into those trees, extract sweet, sticky sap and boil it into tasty maple products. Learn all [...]

Maple Sugar Festivals: Winter’s Sweet End 2018-02-21T16:39:51+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