Community Calendar of Events

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Ongoing Events

“Managing Diabetes” classes, meet Tuesdays, May 7 to May 28, from 1:00 to 3:30 pm at St. Joseph Health Network at Broadcasting. Registration is required by calling 610-378-2100. For additional information, please contact Angela Serafin, RN, MSN, CDE at 610-208-4626.

Village Library Book Sale - An over 8,000 item book sale will be held on Thursday, May 16th, 5PM-8PM, Friday May 17th, 9AM-4PM, and Saturday May 18th, 9AM-noon at the Morgantown Village Library, 207 N. Walnut Street. 610-286-1022.

Shepherd’s Kitchen at Honey Brook Presbyterian Church free meal - Thursday May 2nd, June 6th, July 11th, Aug 1st, Sept 5th, Oct 3rd, Nov 7th and Dec 5th from 4:30 to 6:30 PM. We are located at 4331 Horseshoe Pike, Honey Brook. For more information call us at 610-273-2848 or email


April 30

Honey Brook Historical Society meeting - 1 PM at the Chapel at Tel Hai. “Humorous Side of Ben Franklin” presented by Charles Wenzel of New Holland. All are welcome. For further details call Barbara R. Schober 610-273-2508.

The Tri-County Heritage Society will present “The History of Morgantown - Part l” April 30 beginning at 7:00 pm. at the Caernarvon, Berks, Municipal Building, 3307 Main St., Morgantown. A silent auction and basket raffle will be held to benefit the Society. For info call the Society at 610-286-7477 or email

May 1

Living with Loss support group will focus on “Hope Springs Anew” on Wednesday, May 1, from 10:00 to 11:00 a.m. in the Village Square Board Room at Garden Spot Village, 433 S. Kinzer Ave., New Holland. Free. Call 717-355-6010 or email

May 2

Cedar Grove Presbyterian Church National Day Of Prayer Service –The church, located at the corner of 322 & 897, Division Highway in East Earl will holding a National Day of Prayer Service around the flagpole at 10:00 a.m. Bring a lawn chair and join us. For more information contact the church office at 717-354-5573.

May 3

Twin Valley Middle School Raider’s Scoop Night - Come join us from 5:00pm-9pm for a Parent Involvement Committee Sponsored Ice Cream Fundraiser at the Mill Store, 219 Mill Rd, Morgantown. Teachers will be scooping, Ice Cream Eating Contest at 7pm, teachers vs. teachers. 20% of sales for that time period will go towards the TVMS PIC.

May 4

A presentation of “I am John’s Mother...Susanna Wesley” - at Goodwill United Methodist Church, 148 Church Rd., Elverson, on Saturday May 4 at 7 pm at the church. Louise Gernert portrays the amazing life of the Mother of Methodism in this 45 minute production. An offering will be taken to benefit this ministry. Please call 610-286-5875 for more information.

Spring Craft Bazaar - 9-2 at the Honey Brook Fire Hall. Unique vendors and get a great gift for Mom. Soy candles and melts as well as jewelry, handmade soaps, home and garden decor, Tastefully Simple, Thirty-one products and more. Tables available, interested crafters call: 484 886-8351 or send email to:

Knobhill Farm Community will host a community wide yard sale Saturday May 4 from 9 am - 12 noon. This is a multi-family sale featuring furniture, clothing, household items, tools, lots and lots of great items.

Honey Brook High School will be holding their 3rd Annual Reunion on May 4, at Yoder’s Banque Facility in New Holland. This reunion is for anyone who attended Honey Brook High School. If you are interested and want to be placed on the mailing list please contact Ann (Stauffer) Britton @ 717-354-6327, Joan (Cairns) Jacobs @ 717-354-5278 or Betty June (Stauffer) Means @ 610-273-3038.

Spend the day in New York City with TVCEF on Saturday, May 4th. Do some shopping, see a show, or just explore the city! The bus leaves TVHS at 8am and will return at 8pm. Call 610-972-0771 or email for more information. Reserve your seat by April 18th.

May 5

Draggin Wagons 4th Annual Car and Truck Show – 11 a.m. – 3 p.m., rain or shine. Class trophies And Club President’s Choice awards . Music, food, door prizes, 50/50s. Event location is ½ mile west of route 10 and 322 intersection in Honey Brook on Route 322. Small donation required for admission. All proceeds benefit local charities.

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

May 6

Caernarvon Township’s Parks and Recreation Committee (Berks County) Registration Kick-off for 2013 Summer Camp. Monday, May 6, 2013 from 7:00pm to 8:30pm at the Township’s Social Hall. Proof of residency in Caernarvon Township, Berks County (tax bill) and age (copy of birth certificate) will be required at the time of registration.

May 7

Swiss Alphorn Concert– a religious concert 7 p.m. at Conestoga Mennonite Church, 2779 Main Street in Morgantown featuring the Shalom Choir musicians from Switzerland - four alphorns, accordion, flute, coronet, trumpet, keyboard and 24 Swiss singers. Free entry, optional donation, for info call 484-798-8556.

PJP II Regional Catholic Elementary 2nd Annual Scholarship Fund Golf Outing - At Honey Brook Golf Club. 9AM start. Proceeds support tuition assistance for PJP II students. For registration and sponsorship opportunities, please visit the Development/Golf Outing page at or contact the Development office at 610-384-5961 ext. 5408 before April 17th.

Parents With Special Cares Support Group meets on Tuesday, May 7, from 10:30 to 11:30 a.m. in the Village Square Board Room at Garden Spot Village, 433 S. Kinzer Ave., New Holland. This month’s topic is “Special Cares, Special Prayers.” All are welcome. Call 717-355-6010, or email

May 9

The Low Vision Support Group, which participates with the National Macular Degeneration Support Group, meets Thursday, May 9, at 3 p.m. in the Garden South Conference Room at Garden Spot Village, 433 S. Kinzer Ave., New Holland to learn about vision-related resources for veterans and their families. Call 717-355-6259.

May 10

On Friday, May 10th at 7PM Caernarvon Township’s Parks and Recreation Committee (Berks County) will have a movie night featuring “The Princess Bride” in the Township’s Social Hall located at 3307 Main Street, Morgantown. Bring your sleeping bag and blankets and enjoy a family fun movie! Snacks will be available.

May 11

Boy Scout Troop 140 Community Yard Sale and Chicken BBQ, Saturday May 11 from 8am to 2pm. Rt. 23 and Morningside Drive, Elverson. Table spots available (requires small non-refundable donation). White elephant stand and bake sale. Call 610-286-9435 for info or table reservation. Event rain or shine.

St. Peter United Church of Christ, Route 23, Knauertown, will sponsor a Yard Sale on Saturday, May 11, from 8:00 am to 1:00 pm. A small donation will be requested from vendors. Breakfast and lunch will be available for purchase. All are welcome to browse, buy, or sell.

Author Talk: Searching for a Homeland - Edgar Stoesz presents his biography of Nikolaus Kampen, whose search for a homeland took him from Ukraine to WWII Germany to Paraguay and Canada before settling in Lancaster County. Saturday, May 11, at 7 p.m. in the chapel Garden Spot Village, 433 S. Kinzer Ave., New Holland. Free. Call 717-355-6000.

May 13

The Alzheimer’s Association Caregiver’s Support Group will host an open discussion on Monday, May 13, 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.

May 18

Spaghetti dinner at Honey Brook Methodist Church, Rt. 322 & Maple Sts., Honey Brook, Pa, starting at 4:00. Complete meal- spaghetti, sauce, meatballs, salad, desserts & drink.

May 19

Honey Brook American Leg Aux Quarter Auction - Sunday May 19, doors open at 1:00 p.m. Outside vendors, food, and fun. Bring canned good, get free paddle. Honey Brook American Legion is located on Rte 322 in Honey Brook.

May 21

Coping with the Loss of a Companion or Spouse: Tues., May 21, 7–8:30 p.m. at the Pathways Center for Grief & Loss, 4075 Old Harrisburg Pike, Mount Joy. Call 391-2413.

The History of Moonshining in Pennsylvania – 7 p.m. at the West Caln Municipal Bldg., 7231 W. Kings Highway, Wagontown, PA 19376. Speaker Larry Hess has had many displays of his creations, and Moonshine should be a very interesting subject. Probation did get rid of the rings in the bath tubs, didn’t it.