Tri County Record Calendar of Events

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Ongoing Events

June 22-23 Amateur Radio Field Day at Sinking Spring Heritage Park. Everyone invited to watch Radio Club practice emergency communication. Parking available at Clematis Street entrance to Heritage Park. For radio testing (6/22 at 2:30 p.m.) or info call Harry at 610-678-8976.

Sewing Cafe for teens and adults at the Honey Brook Library - Wednesdays June 5, 12, 19, 26, July 3, 10, 17, 24, 31, Aug 7, 14, 21, 28 from 6:30 - 8 p.m. We have older sewing machines or bring your own. Learn basic care, use, and tools. Simple projects provided. Info - 610-273-3303.

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


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 18

West Caln Historical Society meeting - The subject of the meeting is: All About Presidents. The Speaker is Walter Eckman of Kennett Square, historian, educator and author. Meeting will be held at West Caln Township Admin. Bldg., 721 W. Kings Highway, Wagontown, Pa. at 7 p.m. Everyone welcome as meeting is free to the public.

Reading Womens Connection Raising Hope Dinner Party 6:30 8 p.m. at Gionnottis Country Manor, 3118 Pricetown road, Fleetwood, PA 19522. Featuring Carol Martins story of hope for a single parent family, and guest Carol Haile, local author, illustrator and calligrapher of childrens books. Admission cost/info call Deb 610-926-9623.

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 19

Christian Club of Reading Hope For The Future Luncheon - 11:30 a.m. 1:30 p.m. at Riveredge Restaurant, 2017 Bernville Rd., Greenfields. Special speaker Carol Martin shares a story of hope for a single parent family. Music by soloist Linda Easter. Admission cost/info call Kathy 610-603-9461.

June 20

Christian Womens Club Cruisin Along Brunch 9:15 11:15 a.m. at Riveredge Restaurant, 2107 Bernville Rd., Greenfields. Carol Martin shares a story of hope for a single parent family, and AAA ReadingBerks Brenda Huey. Admission cost/info Gloria 610-777-0580.

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.

Family Concert The Hahnstown United Zion Church wishes to invite you to their Whery Family Concert on July 20 at 7 P.M. The Wherys come to us from Northumberland County, PA. For more info call 445-6456.

June 21

ChesCo Solid Waste Authority Waste Collection for Chester County Residents at the Coatesville 9th and 10th grade Center parking lot, 1425 East Lincoln Highway, Coatesville, PA (shared entrance with Dairy Queen) from 9 a.m. 3 p.m. sharp. Bring Tvs, computers, an no more than 220 lbs or 25 gallons of hazardous products. For info 610-273-3771 ext 228 or visit

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 23

Honey Brook Methodist Church Concert - Sunday June 23, 2013 at 10:15 a.m. Foot stompin, hand clappin, country gospel music featuring Randy & Josie, playing wooden flute, fiddle, mandolin, harmonica, guitar. Luncheon to follow.

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

June 26

Miller-Keystone Blood Center Drive - Valley Ponds Community, Valley Ponds and Lexington Dr., Morgantown, from 3:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m. Donors can call 800-223-6667 to schedule an appointment.

June 27

Miller-Keystone Blood Center Drive - Caernarvon Township, 3307 Main St., Morgantown, from 9:45 a.m. - 11:45 a.m. Donors can call 800-223-6667 to schedule an appointment.

June 28

Miller-Keystone Blood Center Drive - Lowes, 340 Crossings Blvd., Elverson, from 10:00 a.m. 3:00 p.m. Donors can call 800-223-6667 to schedule an appointment.

June 29

Chester County Pomona Grange sponsoring craft/flea market - June 29th, 8 - 2 pm at the Romano 4-H Center, Honey Brook. Crafts, flea market items, plants, produce, books, silent auction and snacks. Come sell, browse or buy. To reserve a space, contact Mary at 610-444-3667 or Deborah at 610-913-0906.

Good Fellowship Riding Club benefit for Brian Shorly Please come out at 5 p.m. and show your support for Brian Shorly, a long-time horseman. This show is to help Brians medical needs due to a long term illness. Riding Club is located at 724 Monacacy Creek Road, Birdsboro.

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

July 7

All You Can Eat Breakfast Buffet hosted by Geigertown Fire Company, 3433 Hay Creek Road, on Sunday July 7 from 7:00 11:00 a.m. Children under six years old eat for free. For ticket price or additional information call 610-286-6481. The Fire Company needs and appreciates your support.

July 21

Sunday, July 21, 10 AM, Bowmansville Mennonite Church, 129 Pleasant Valley Road, East Earl: Joseph Hirt - My Life Story as a Holocaust Survivor Part I..Part II will be given at 6:30 PM, Allegheny Mennonite Meetinghouse Outdoor Meeting (bring lawn chair) 39 Horning Road, Mohnton. 717-278-8459; 610-777-3003.

August 5

Twin Valley High School Class of 1962 Annual Class Luncheon is Monday, August 5 at Heritage Restaurant in Morgantown at 11:30 a.m. All are welcome. Anyone with questions contact Virginia Bell at 610-856-1066.

August 10

West Caln Sportsmens Clubs Women In The Wild 6th Annual Ladies Day - August 10, 2013 at the Club, 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Get away from your normal routine and enjoy a fun day outdoors. Nn husbands, no boyfriends, just time for you. For information call Carrie Deck at 484 886 1417 or visit the Clubs website,