Monday, June 17, 2024  

FOOD

Strawberry Festival & Craft Fair – Sat. June 15, 11 a.m. - 4 p.m., rain or shine, St. John's Lutheran Church of Spinnerstown, 1565 Sleepy Hollow Road, Spinnerstown. Pop rock music by Jim Loftus and Jim Brekus of Vinyl Persuasion, 1- 4 p.m.; crafts, food, beverages, strawberry desserts, baked goods for sale; raffle, free children's games. Bring lawn chairs. No alcoholic beverages permitted. Information and directions: www. stjohnsofspinnerstown.org or 215-536-0734.

 

Pancake Breakfast - Sat. June 15, 7 - 10;30 a.m. Bally Mennonite Church, Route 100, Bally. Pancakes & French toast, scrapple & sausage, eggs and beverages. All are welcome, cost is a donation. Proceeds will support the Worm Project/ Mennonite Disaster Service. Questions? 610-845-7780 or see website www.ballymc.org

 

Strawberry Festival – Sat. June 15, 4-8 p.m. (rain or shine), First United Church of Christ, 4th St. & Park Ave., Quakertown, Hamburger BBQ, hamburgers, hot dogs, fries, beverages & lots of strawberry desserts. Free entertainment – Quakertown Band performs at 6 p.m., ventriloquist show for kids at 4:30 & 5:30 pm

 

Community Dinner : Thurs. Jun. 20, 5:30 p.m., St. Luke's Lutheran Church, 3206 Big Road, Zieglerville, Ham, Mac & Cheese, Green Beans, Salad, Bread, & Dessert, Come out & meet neighbors

 

Breakfast- Sun. Jun. 16, 8:30 a.m. - 10:30 a.m.; American Legion Post #184, 744 Gravel Pike, East Greenville, 215- 679-5816

GROUPS

Project Live UP - Recovery is Possible,Group Mtgs for everyone in recovery, new or long-term. Thursday nights 7 p.m., downstairs at The Center, 517 Jefferson St., East Greenville. Email: projectliveup@gmail.com or call 724-617-2703.

 

Garden Club Open House - Fri. Jun. 21, 1 - 7 p.m., Kistler Bitting Park, E. Second St., East Greenville, Open house at the Upper Perkiomen Valley Community Benefits Garden and MMUP venue. Enjoy listening to musical performances and explore the vegetables growing in our garden for The Open Link's Food Pantry. Rita's Water Ice will be there at 3:30

 

Shield of Truth Meeting - Tues. June 25, 7 p.m. Hope Valley Community Church, 501 Graber Ally, Red Hill, monthly meeting featuring Colonel (Dr.) Val W. Finnell, (USAF Ret.) Pa. Director of Gun Owners of America as guest speaker.

 

LIBRARIES & MUSEUMS

Hivel Und Dahl Preservation Society meeting : Tues. Jun. 25, 7 p.m., Upper Milford Twp Bldg, 5671 Chestnut St, Zionsville, "The Moving Traditions of the PA Germans" by Larry Roeder, editor of the Town & Country, PA German traditions & superstitions, moving from one home to a new one, No Cost, All are welcome, Questions, email- isbarmill@ptd.net

 

Schwenkfelder Library and Heritage Center- 105 Seminary St., Pennsburg. Open Tuesdays thru Saturdays 10 a.m.- 4 p.m., Sundays 1-4 p.m. closed Mondays. 

 

MUSIC

Benefit Concert – Fri. June 14, 7 p.m. – Church of the Holy Spirit, 2872 Barndt Rd. Upper Salford Twp. Featured will be the Esherick Trio, a reception will follow. A $25 donation is suggested, benefit for Camp No Worries, a summer camp for children with cancer. For more information on the concert, call 215-234-8020 or visit www.churchoftheholyspirit.us 
 
Music in the Park- Sun. June 23, during the 10:30 a.m. Outdoor Worship, Huffs Union Church, 540 Conrad Rd., Hereford Township. Special Music by Scott Marshall in the park, enjoy Country and Blue Grass Music. Limited menu lunch available for a donation. 
 
 
CHURCHES
Outdoor Worship Service: Sun. Jun, 23, Sun. Jul. 28, Sun. Aug. 25, St. Luke's Lutheran Church, 3206 Big Road, Zieglerville, weather permitting, bring your own chair
 
 

 

 

SPECIAL EVENTS

Bingo- Tuesday nights, doors open 4:30 p.m., Bingo starts 6:30 p.m. Tylersport Fire Co., 125 Ridge Road, Telford. Info call 215-257-5900.

 

Outdoor Market- Sat. Jun. 15, Jul. 6&20, Aug. 3&17, Sept. 7&21, Oct. 5&19, 10 a.m. - 1 p.m., Vendors still needed, Rain or Shine, Aug. 3 - School Backpack Giveaway, Oct. 5 - Blessing of the Animals, Friedens UCC, 1011 Church Rd, Sumneytown, Call 215-234- 4941 or email friedensucc@ verizon.net for more info or to reserve a space.

 

Vacation Bible School Bally - Mon.-Fri. Jul. 8-12, 9 - 11:30 a.m., Bally Mennonite Church, 1481 Route 100, Bally, "God's Backyard Bible Camp", Age 4 - compl. 5th grade, Reg forms at www.ballymc.org

 

Community Yard Sale : Sat. Jun. 15, 8 a.m. - 2 p.m., Palm Schwenkfelder Church, 833 Gravel Pike, Palm, "Touch a Truck" from the local Fire Company, tables still available, all welcome, call 215- 679-5321, or visit www.palmschwenkfelderchurch.com

 

25 Cent Sale/Indoor & Outdoor Flea Market : Sat. Jun. 15, 8 - 11 a.m., Calvary United Church of Christ, 1231 Route 100, Barto, clothing, shoes, household, books, etc, All are welcome

 

Local Market - Sat. July 15, 9 a.m. - 12 p.m. Green Lane Park, 2298 Green Lane Rd., (next to tennis courts) Green Lane. Enjoy the fresh food and unique offerings, variety of baked goods, handcrafted artisan foods, hot coffee, crafts, arts, novelties and more

 

Vacation Bible School - June 24-28, 6:15 – 8:45 p.m. Butter Valley Community Church, 2600 Old Route 100, Bally. "Twists and Turns: Following Jesus Changes the Game", children Pre-K through those entering 6th grade in the fall. Please register at vbspro.events/p/bvcc, 610-845-2429 or office@buttervalleycc.org

 

Volleyball in the Park - June 19 and June 26, 6:30 to 8:00 p.m. Huffs Union Church Park, 540 Conrad Rd., Hereford Township, recreational volleyball, any age or ability is welcomed. The GaGa Ball Pit will also be set up, a popular activity for kids, tweens and teens

 

Community Yard Sale : Sun. Jun. 30, 8 a.m. - 2 p.m., Engage Art Studio. 1005 N Gravel Pike, Schwenksville, parking in side lot, Early Birds charged $5 entry, Furniture, Antiques, Home Decor, Clothing, tools, more. www.engagearts.com

 

Joint Vacation Bible School : Jul. 8-11, 6 - 8:30 p.m., St. Luke's Lutheran, Zieglerville & St. James Limerick, 93 Kugler Rd, Limerick

SENIOR EVENTS

The Center at Spring Street Weekly Activities- 200 Spring St, Boyertown. The Center is for Active Adults 55 & over. For more info, schedule a tour, make lunch reservations for a hot meal & register for activities or classes please call 610-367-2313 ext.1; Healthy StepsA: Mon. Jun. 17, 9:15 a.m.; Healthy StepsB: Mon. Jun. 17, 10:30 a.m.; GiftCard BINGO: Mon. Jun. 17, 1 p.m.; Supper Club @ Red Lobster: Mon. Jun. 17, 5 p.m., Reg. Req.; Indiv Pool Tourn: Tues. Jun. 18, 9:30 a.m.; Canasta: Tues. Jun. 18, 12:45 p.m.; Balloon Vball Lg: Tues. Jun. 18, 1:30 p.m.; Walk@Boyertown Comm Park: Thurs. Jun. 20, 9:15 a.m.; BINGO: Thurs. Jun. 20, 10 a.m.; BINGO: Thurs. Jun. 20, 6 p.m.; BP&Weight: Fri. Jun. 21, 9:30 a.m.; Team Pool Tourn: Fri. Jun. 21, 9:30 a.m.; Grocery BINGO: Fri. Jun. 21, 1 p.m.; TGIF Catered Meal: Fri. Jun. 21, 5p.m., $15/ pp, pull pork, "Songs of Johnny Cash"  Sew Giving Gp-Mon. 1p.m.;Knit & Crochet Club:Tues. 1p.m.;Swim Time @ YMCA:Tues. 1-3 p.m.,; Mah-Jongg : W e d . 10 a.m.; Sit & Get Fit: Wed. 9 a.m. ; Chair Dancing - Wed. 11 a.m.; Active Wellness- Fri. 9:15 a.m;  Plus games, pool, shuffleboard, rummikub, book swap, coffee & company daily!

 

 

The Center at The Open Link Activities, 517 Jefferson St., East Greenville. To register call 215.679.6550 or email center@theopenlink.org.; Juneteenth Presentation: Thurs. Jun. 13, 1 p.m., No Cost, RSVP encouraged; Father's Day Floats: Fri. Jun. 14, 12:30 p.m., $1 sugg. donation, RSVP by 6/13; Trivia: Fri. Jun. 14, 1 p.m., No Cost, RSVP encouraged; YMCA: Tues. Jun. 18, 12:45 p.m., no-cost/low-cost memberships; Free, RSVP encouraged; Cardio Drumming: Thurs. Jun. 20, 10 a.m., donations req, RSVP now; MMUP: Fri. Jun. 21, 10 a.m.-3:30 p.m., Lunch 11:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m., $3 sugg., 10 a.m. Hyde & Dry Flute Duo, 10:45 a.m. Nate Feldman, 12:30 p.m. Steve Walker, 1:30 Dulcimer Soc, 2:30 Quadas Dulcimer

 

 

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