Tri County Record Community Calendar of Events

Ongoing Events

Jan. 2, 9 and 16—PRO-ACT Family Addiction Education Program (Chesco)—Free, confidential program to help individuals and families recognize and address a loved one’s 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 www.proact.org.

Jan. 2, 9 and 16—PRO-ACT Family Addiction Education Program (Montco)—Free, confidential program to help individuals and families recognize and address a loved one’s addiction. 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. at Creative Health in Pottstown. Pre-registration required. Call 800-221-6333 or visit www.proact.org.

St. Benedict’s Parish Welcoming Returning Catholics with “Landings” – for those who have not been attending Mass but now want to come back, you’re invited. Friendly listening ears and welcoming hearts are waiting to hear your story. Winter session starts Jan 8, 2013, 7:00 p.m. Rectory mtg Rm. Call Robin Ball 610-856-1402 or Parish Office 610-856-1006 or email Robinbal@dejazzd.com.

Pagoda Pleaters is the SAGA chapter in the Reading-Berks area of Pennsylvania. We meet on the second Wednesday of the month at 1:30 in the Exerter Library. All levels of smockers are welcome to attend. Questions contact flutterbeeflys@yahoo.

Good News Club at TVEC takes place every Thursday from 3:30 to 4:45 pm. The children will enjoy games, songs, Bible stories and verses - all free and loads of fun!

Raise A Reader - Jan 8- Feb 12 from 10-10:30 am at the Honey Brook Library for rhymes, fingerplays, music, and books for children ages 0-36 months. Give your child a start to becoming a great reader! Limited to 10 children plus one care giver each. To register call 610-273-3303 or visit the library.

January 5

Birdsboro Contra Dance 7:30 until 10:30 pm at Birdsboro Community Memorial Center, 201 E. Main St., Birdsboro. New dancers welcome, beginner instruction at 7pm. Caller is Dave Colestock, music by Fingerpyx. Wear soft-soled shoes to protect the beautiful floor. Pricing/info call 610-856-5180 or visit www.elversoncontra.org, admission discounts for seniors.

January 6

All You Can Eat Breakfast Buffet – from 7 – 11 a.m. at Geigertown Fire Company, 3433 Hay Creek Rd. Children under 6 eat free. For info call 610-286-6481. The fire company needs and appreciates your support.

January 10

The Low Vision Support Group, which participates with the National Macular Degeneration Support Group, meets Thursday, Jan. 10, at 3 p.m. in the Garden South Conference Room at Garden Spot Village, 433 S. Kinzer Ave., New Holland. Heidi Beth Wert, SAGE Vision Technology, will demonstrate vision equipment. Call 717-355-6259.

Shepherd’s Kitchen Free Meal Ministry of the Honey Brook Presbyterian Church will be held on Thursday January 10th from 4:30 to 6:30 PM. It will resume on the first Thursday of the month in February. The church is located at 4331 Horseshoe Pike in Honey Brook. For information call 610-273-2848.

January 13

Strausstown Fire Company’s Breakfast - Sunday, January 13, 2013: at the Strausstown Fire Company’s Community Campus, 44 East Avenue, Strausstown; 8:00 a.m. to 12:00 noon; full breakfast menu; proceeds benefit the Apparatus Fund.

January 14

The Alzheimer’s Association Caregiver’s Support Group will learn about “Keeping Well” on Mon., Jan. 14, from 10 a.m. until 11 a.m. in the Village Square Concord Room at Garden Spot Village, 433 S. Kinzer Ave., New Holland. Free. Call 717-355-6076.

January 15

West Caln Historical Society meeting – at 7PM historian and author Ann Atkins will speak on her new book “Life of Eleanor Roosevelt & soul-searching and self-discovery”. Meeting is held at West Caln Township Admin. Bldg., 721 W. Kings Hwy, Wagontown, PA. Meeting is free and open to all.

West Caln Historical Society Meeting - Historian, author Ann Atkins will speak at 7PM on her new book: “Life of Eleanor Roosevelt & soul-searching and self-discovery”. It should be a very interesting meeting. Meeting is held at West Caln Township Admin. Bldg., 721 W. Kings Hwy, Wagontown, PA. Meeting is free and open to all.

January 28

The Parkinson’s Support Group at Garden Spot Village meets Monday, Jan. 28, from 2 p.m. until 3 p.m. in the Board Room at Garden Spot Village, 433 S. Kinzer Ave., New Holland. This month will be a pilot class for “Dance with Parkinson’s”. Call 717-355-6259, or email jshaffer@gardenspotvillage.org.