Tri County Record Calendar of Events

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Ongoing Events

Sewing Cafe at the Honey Brook Library

Join us Wednesdays June 5, 12, 19, 26 & July 3, 10, 17, 24, 31 & Aug 7, 14, 21, 28 from 6:30 - 8 pm at the Honey Brook Library for our Sewing Cafe. We have older sewing machines or bring your own. Ms Nancy will be teaching basic care, use, and tools of the machines and providing some simple projects. For more info call the Library at 610-273-3303. For ages teen - adult.

The Shepherds Kitchen at Honey Brook Presbyterian Church offers a FREE meal on Thursday 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


Lighthouse Vocational Services 22nd Annual Benefit Auction - June 7 from 4-9 PM and June 8 from 6 AM until all is sold. Selling a wide variety of items. Proceeds go to the Lighthouse Vision Fund. Located at 144 Orlan Road, Orlan Industrial Park, New Holland. 717-354-0355.

The Pennsylvania Gourd Society will be holding their annual Gourd Fest on June 20, 21. 22nd. The Gourd Fest will be at Shady Maple Complex.. Hours are 8:00am-5:00pm daily. Registration is now open for Gourd Art classes. Classes fill quickly. Visit, or Smuckers Gourd Farm at 717 354 6118.

June 4

Parents With Special Cares Support Group meets on Tuesday, June 4, from 10:30 to 11:30 a.m. in the Village Square Board Room at Garden Spot Village, 433 S. Kinzer Ave., New Holland, for an open discussion. All are welcome. Call 717-355-6010, or email

June 5

Living with Loss support group will discuss New Friends, Old Friends on Wednesday, June 5, 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

June 8

Chicken Barbecue - Goodwill United Methodist Church will have a Chicken Barbecue dinner Saturday, June 8 at Loags Corner, intersection of Routes 345 & 82. Serving from noon until 5 p.m. or until sold out. Call 610-942-4821 for further information.

The Friends of the Honey Brook Community Library Book Sale - on the library parking lot from 9 AM until 1 PM. All types of books will be available including hardbacks, paperbacks, fiction and nonfiction. There will also be a separate table featuring childrens books. The books are available for a small donation. A bag and bags will be distributed to browsers on arrival.

Touch A Truck Dig Into Reading - at the Honey Brook Community Library 10 am 1 pm, rain or shine. Join us on our front lawn to see and take pictures with community trucks/vehicles. This event is for all ages. Bring your camera! The Library is located at 687 Compass Road, Honey Brook for info call 610-273-3303.

June 13

The Low Vision Support Group, which participates with the National Macular Degeneration Support Group, meets Thursday, June 13, at 3 p.m. in the Garden South Conference Room at Garden Spot Village, 433 S. Kinzer Ave., New Holland. Guest is Robert Owens, OD, FAAO, of Owens Optometrics. Call 717-355-6259.

June 15

Joanna Furnace 4th annual Car Cruise & Antique Car event - All cruise, classic, antique cars, and motor cycles welcome. Activities start at 7 am with a breakfast buffet and flea market. A Model T & A hill climb, speaker presentations, and car parade will take place. Event ends at 2 pm. For information call 610-286-0388. Joanna Furnace is located 3 miles north of Morgantown on Rt. 10.

June 18

Guiness Book of World Records Worlds Largest Swimming Lesson - New Holland Recreation Center is participating in the Worlds Largest Swimming Lesson at 11am, registration: 10:30-10:50am, no cost. This event promotes safety around water and while swimming. Join the world record! For information: Tracy Carlson, Aquatic Director,

June 20

The Alzheimers Association Caregivers Support Group hosts a presentation by Penrose and Sharon Hoover on memory loss and the marriage relationship 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.

June 21

Twin Valley Community Ed. Foundation Beef and Beer A Beef n Beer Picnic will be held at St. Benedicts picnic grounds, 2020 Chestnut Hill Rd Mohnton, PA 19540, on Fri., June 21 from 6-10pm. Help the Twin Valley Community Ed. Foundation raise funds for Grants and Scholarships while enjoying a great social event.

June 22

Elverson Days at Livingood Park in Elverson. Join us for the signature Elverson event of the year! A 5K race, historic tours, food, music, fun, games, and more. Donations being sought to help with fireworks finale. For additional info contact Esther Prosser at or 484.269.7153 or Roseann Thomas at 610-286-9531.

June 24

The Parkinsons Support Group at Garden Spot Village meets Monday, June 24, from 2 p.m. until 3 p.m. in the Board Room at Garden Spot Village, 433 S. Kinzer Ave., New Holland, to discuss caring and coping. Call 717-355-6259, or email

July 1

Honey Brook Library Pet Nutrition programs On July 1 Animal nutritionist Jeanette Costa will discuss food affecting our pets and explore food as therapy for illnesses in animals. Programs will be held at 6:30 pm at Honey Brook Community Library 610-273-3303