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Calendar of events

Monday, July 29, 2013

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Ongoing Events
Sewing Cafe for teens and adults at the Honey Brook Library - Wednesdays 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.
Honey Brook Community Library Stories in the Shade with Miss Jennifer – Wednesdays July 3 – August 7 at 10:00-11:00am. For ages 2-6. Join Miss Jennifer for stories, songs and crafts outside when weather permits. Please bring a blanket for sitting in the grass. Designed for preschoolers, but all ages are welcome! Aug 7 – Pirate Party!
Honey Brook Community Library Nature Thursdays – July 11 – August 8 at 10:00 – 11:00 am. For ages 4-12. Join us at for a look at nature this summer through activities and crafts. Themes include bugs, reptiles, and animals; local archeologists; shark teeth & animal bones from the Chesapeake Bay area. Registration is required.
The Shepherd’s 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
PRO-ACT Family Addiction Education Program, Aug. 7, 14 and 21—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 or 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. at the Government Services Building in West Chester. Pre-registration required. Call 800-221-6333 or visit
July 30
Honey Brook Historical Society meeting: Honey Brook Presbyterian Church, Eppihimer Building, 1 PM. Meeting and “First Person Presentation” by Sue Welsh. For further information, call Barbara Schober at 610-273-2508.
July 31
Camp Cooking Junior History Workshop at Daniel Boone Homestead, 9:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. The workshops are interactive programs that focus on one aspect of colonial life in detail. During his long hunts, Daniel needed to know how to fend for himself. Kids will cook their own lunch outside over a fire and learn what it was like to cook meals in the wilderness. Call 610-582-4900 or email Amanda Machik at for more information.
August 3
The Caernarvon Fire Company is hosting their annual Pancake & Sausage Breakfast from 6 – 10 AM. All-you-can-eat breakfast includes pancakes, sausage, fresh fruit, juice and coffee. Take-outs available. Come and enjoy a day in Churchtown. Other events are posted at
August 4
Christian Acoustic Music Open-mic, 7:00pm, at the Torch, in the rear building at the Clock Tower Plaza, 2846 Main Street, Morgantown. Dress code for performers: women wear modest dresses/skirts; men wear long pants; dresses/blouses/shirts must have sleeves and no low necklines. Signup time: 6:30pm. Call (717)354-6804 for information.
“All You Can Eat” breakfast buffet at the Geigertown Fire Company, 3433 Hay Creek Road, from 7 to 11 a.m. For more information, call 610-286-6481. The fire company needs and appreciates your support.
The Horst Bros. will be in concert at the Hahnstown United Zion Church at 7 p.m. The church is located on the corner of Glenwood Dr. and Frysville Rd. For more info, call 717-445-6456. Weather permitting, service will be held outdoors. Bring lawn chairs.
August 5
Twin Valley High School Class of 1962 Annual Class Luncheon is at Heritage Restaurant in Morgantown at 11:30 a.m. All are welcome. Anyone with questions contact Virginia Bell at 610-856-1066.
August 6
National Night Out at St. Peter’s UCC, 6-9 p.m. Come out and meet your local emergency services! Hot dogs and refreshments will be available. Outdoor prizes offered! Donations of safety-related items appreciated. Volunteers needed. 1902 Ridge Rd., Knauertown, PA 19465.
August 7
Living with Loss support group will reflect on honoring pain to promote healing 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
August 8
The Low Vision Support Group, which participates with the National Macular Degeneration Support Group, meets at 3 p.m. in the Garden South Conference Room at Garden Spot Village, 433 S. Kinzer Ave., New Holland. Guest is Elizabeth Lewis, CO, of Eye Associates of Lancaster. Call 717-355-6259.
August 10
West Caln Sportsmen’s Club’s “Women in the Wild” 6th Annual Ladies Day at the Club, 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Get away from your normal routine and enjoy a fun day outdoors. NO husbands, NO boyfriends, just time for you. For information call Carrie Deck at 484 886 1417 or visit the Club’s website,
Oldies Dance - Let the celebration begin! Everyone is invited to go down memory lane with Twin Valley Class of 1963 to an oldies dance, remembering The Galaxies and the old dances in Elverson and Honey Brook. Held at the Holiday Inn, Morgantown, 8 - 11 p.m. Please join us for the memories and fun.
August 11
Honey Brook Township Town Hall Meeting at the Township Building, 500 Suplee Road, at 7 p.m. This is an unofficial township meeting hosted by Supervisor John McHugh. Township residents are welcome to come and voice their comments, questions and concerns in an open forum.
Open show at Good Fellowship Riding Club, 724 Monocacy Creek Rd., Birdsboro, at 9 a.m. For more info, visit
August 12
The Alzheimer’s Association Caregiver’s Support Group hosts an open discussion 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.
August 14
Come join the fun! Annual Festival at St. Mary’s of Providence Retreat Center. 1-6 p.m., rain or shine. Fun and games for kids of all ages! Free admission. Located at 227 Isabella Road, Elverson, PA 19520. For more information, call 610-942-4166.
August 17
The 14th Annual Peach Festival will be held in Cedar Grove Presbyterian Church’s Fellowship Hall from 7:30 a.m. until 1:30 p.m. Come for breakfast and/or lunch, enjoy dessert, silent auction, white elephant and baked goods sales, crafts, theme baskets and books. Located at 4833 Division Highway in East Earl at the intersection of Routes 322 and 897.
Peach Festival at Honey Brook Methodist Church, Rt. 322 and Maple St., 3 – 6 p.m. Peaches, ice cream, hamburgers, hot dogs, barbecue, chicken corn soup, drinks & desserts. For more information, call 610-273-9548.
August 20
Watch the documentary If a Tree Falls followed by a discussion, 10 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. in theGarden Towers classroom at Garden Spot Village, 433 S. Kinzer Ave., New Holland. Free. Call 717-355-6000.
August 26
The Parkinson’s Support Group at Garden Spot Village meets from 2 p.m. until 3 p.m. in the Board Room at Garden Spot Village, 433 S. Kinzer Ave., New Holland, to discuss facing setbacks and finding joyfulness. Call 717-355-6259, or email
August 31
Fun show at Good Fellowship Riding Club, 724 Monocacy Creek Rd., Birdsboro, at 5 p.m. For more info, visit