Tri County Record Community Calendar of Events

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Ongoing Events

Honey Brook Library Story Time - Enjoy stories, songs, and crafts with Miss Jennifer at the Honey Brook Library. Wednesdays and Thursdays at 10 AM from now through May 2. Best suited for ages 3-5 yr old, but all ages are welcome. For info call the Library at 610-273-3303 or email

TVCEF is offering beginner Tai-Chi classes on March 12th, 19th, and 26th from 6:45-8:15pm. Tai-Chi is a low impact and easy to learn exercise method which may lower blood pressure, heart rate and promote better awareness and coordination. Please call 610-972-0771 or visit for more information.

Local artist, Amy Schade, is offering art classes with TVCEF. This months class is Intentions with Acrylic Mixed Media where you will create a painting after practicing gesture drawings and blind contours from still-life set up. March 16th and 17th, 11am-4pm. Call 610-972-0771 or visit for information.


Reading-Berks Guild 11th Annual Juried Spring Craft Festival - Reading-Berks Chapter of the Pennsylvania Guild of Craftsmen ( will hold its 11th Annual Juried Spring Fine Arts and Craft Festival in Keystone Hall, Kutztown University, Kutztown, Pa., on Saturday, April 6 (9 a.m. to 5 p.m.) and Sunday, April 7, 2013 (10 a.m. to 4 p.m.).

Shepherds Kitchen offers a free meal on April 4th, May 2nd from 4:30 to 6:30 at the Honey Brook Presbyterian Church 4331 Horseshoe Pike in Honey Brook. For information call 610-273-2848.

April 3, 10 and 17PRO-ACT Family Addiction Education Program (Chesco)Free, confidential program to help individuals and families recognize and address a loved ones addiction. 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. at the Government Services Building in West Chester. Pre-registration required. Call 800-221-6333 or visit

March 15

Basket Bingo at Geigertown Fire Company - 7 pm with doors opening at 6 pm. For Tickets or Information: Call Lesa at 610-286-5723. Located on Route 82 in Geigertown. No children please, unless ticket is purchased for them.

March 16

Garden Spot Village Saturday Evening Concert Series - Bryn Mawr Mainliners Mens Chorus present a Celtic Celebration as part of the 20122013 Garden Spot Village Saturday Evening Concert Series on Saturday, Mar. 16, at 7 p.m. in the chapel at Garden Spot Village, 433 S. Kinzer Ave., New Holland, Pa. Free. Donations accepted. Call 717-355-6000.

Hay Creek Valley Historical Association Irish Breakfast Buffet - 7 to 11 am, sausage, corn beef brisket, bacon, scrapple, creamed chipped beef, scrambled eggs, hash browns, baked oatmeal, fruit, coffee, juice and more. Children 5 & under eat for free. Joanna Furnace is located 3 miles North of Morgantown on Route 10. Turn at Furnace Rd. For information 610-286-0388.

March 17

Friends of the Adamstown Library Basket Bingo At the Reamstown Fire Hall, 12 W. Church Street, Reamstown. Doors open 12:30 p.m., advanced game 1:45 p.m., games 2 p.m., with 26 baskets filled with goodies, raffles, specials. Lunch available. Benefits the library. For pricing/info 717-336-7145 or

March 18

Free Prostate Cancer Screening, Monday, March 18, 5 to 7 pm at St. Josephs Cancer Center, Medical Office Building, 2494 Bernville Road, Reading. To register, please call the Oncology Outreach Office at 610-378-2602.

Miller-Keystone Blood Center Drive - Twin Valley Family Fitness, 51 S. Pine St. Elverson, PA 19520

March 19

Living beyond the Expected Dinner Party Guest lawyer discussing a living will, new POLST forms, and more. At Gionnottis County manor in Fleetwood. For info/pricing call Deb at 610-926-9623.

West Caln Historical Society meeting - 7 PM in the West Caln Township Admin. Bldg. 721 W. Kings Hwy, Wagontown, PA. Subject will be Steve (Lefty) Carlton - 1972 Philadelphia Phillies. Guest speaker will be author and sports editor Bruce Morgan. Meetings are free and open to the public, members and guests. All are welcome.

March 20

Womens Club of Reading Spring Fashions Luncheon 11:30 a.m. 1:30 p.m. featuring fashions by BonWorth. Held at the Riveredge Restaurant in Greenfields. For info/pricing call Kathy at 610-603-9461.

March 21

Womens Cancer Support Group - 7:00 pm at the St. Joseph Medical Center ACS Office, 498 Bellevue Avenue, Laureldale. For additional information, please contact Lisa Spencer, M.Ed, BSRT(T), CBPN-IC, Certified Breast Care Patient Navigator, at 610-378-2959.

Womens Club of Reading Spring Fashions Brunch 9:15 a.m. 11:15 p.m. featuring fashions by BonWorth. Held at the Riveredge Restaurant in Greenfields. For info/pricing call Gloria at 610-777-0580.

March 23

Atglen Public Library Basket Bingo Fundraiser - Doors open at 6 Games begin at 6:30. This event will benefit the Atglen Public Library and all proceeds will go toward some much needed renovations including new carpeting and wallpaper. For ticket pricing and details they can contact 610-593-6848.

Caernarvon Township (Berks County) Easter Egg Hunt 10 a.m. at Friendship Park (North & Chestnut Street). Free event for Township residents ages 1 to 11. Egg hunt, prize giveaways, and a special appearance from the Easter Bunny. In the event of rain the hunt will be held in the Township Building Social Hall at 3307 Main Street.

AYCE Chicken Pot Pie Dinner from 3:00-7:30 pm at Union Lodge F&AM, 2nd & Washington St., Birdsboro. A benefit for Greater Berks Food Bank. Take-out available.

Complimentary Honey Brook Methodist Church Community Meal - Turkey & trimming, from 4 pm to 6 pm located at Route 322 & Maple St., Honey Brook, PA 19344.

March 25

The Parkinsons Support Group at Garden Spot Village meets Monday, March 25, from 2 p.m. until 3 p.m. in the Board Room at Garden Spot Village, 433 S. Kinzer Ave., New Holland. Participants will split into two groups to discuss caring and coping. Call 717-355-6259, or email

March 27

Miller-Keystone Blood Center Drive - Valley Ponds Community, Valley Ponds and Lexington Drive, Morgantown, from 3:00 p.m. 7:00 p.m.

March 29

Miller-Keystone Blood Center Drive - Susquehanna Bank, 2822 Main Street, Morgantown, from1:00 p.m. 4:00 p.m.

April 4

New Holland Area Womans Club Spring Fashion Show Luncheon - Thursday, April 4 Shady Maple Banquet Room. Scrumptious Lunch and Fashions by Ruthies. Doors Open 11 am. Luncheon served 12 noon, Fashion Show 1 pm. Call Lucy @ 354-48838 or Nancy @ 354-9464.

April 6

Fifth Annual Garden Spot Village Marathon - Marathoners, relay teams and walkers are invited to participate. Starting at 8 a.m. The 26.2-mile USA Track & Field (USATF)-certified, Boston Marathon qualifier course begins and ends at Garden Spot Village. For information, to register for the race, visit or email

April 12

Caernarvon Townships Parks and Recreation Committee (Berks County) movie night - 7PM featuring The Incredibles. This event will be held in the Townships Social Hall located at 3307 Main Street, Morgantown. Bring your sleeping bag and blankets and enjoy a family fun movie! Snacks will be available.

Pope John Paul II Longaberger Basket Bingo - Longerberger Baskets, Carryalls by Scettigear will be featured. Doors open 5:30 and Early Bird Bingos start at 6:00. Dinner is available. Please contact Christine McClure at 610.942.3871 for tickets. PJP II is located at 2875 Manor Road, West Brandywine.