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Saturday, October 6, 2012

Ongoing Events
Osher Lifelong Learning Institute free lectures at Widener University’s Exton campus - Wednesdays at 12:10 p.m. Oct. 10 – “The Global Economy”; Oct. 17 – “The Industrial Revolution”; Oct. 24 – “Paper Collectibles”; Oct. 31 – “Physical and Financial Fitness”. The Exton campus is at 825 Springdale Dr.; 484-713-0088.
Honey Brook Library Story Time - Enjoys stories, songs, and crafts at the Honey Brook Library with Miss Jennifer. Wednesdays and Thursdays at 10 am from September 19 - December 6. The same story time is held both days. Best suited for preschool age children, but all ages are welcome. For info 610-273-3303 or email
A Men’s Bible Study - Honey Brook Presbyterian Church, 4331 Horseshoe Pike, Honey Brook on Mondays 10/22, 11/12, 11/26 at 7 p.m. Would you like to talk with other men about life’s issues? All men from the community invited to attend. No prior biblical knowledge needed. For information call 610-273-2848 or email
Lancaster County’s Best Kept Secrets Tour—Oct 5. – 20, a shopping adventure featuring 35 off-the-beaten path businesses. Travel place to place enjoying special free things and valuable coupons. What a fun way to explore! Call 717-721-9409 for more info. $1 per ticket sold will be donated to the Susquehanna Foundation for the Blind.
Fish Castle Music Program at the Honey Brook Library - Tuesdays October 9, 16, 23, 30 from 10-10:30 am. An interactive kid’s program of song, movement, and musical instruments for ages 0-5. Small fee per family per session. Registration is required. Contact the library at 610-273-3303 for more information.
October 9
The Twin Valley Pool will hold its annual stock holders meeting October 9, 2012, at 7:30, at the Morgantown Village Library. All stock holders are welcome.
Walk at Gring’s Mill- Pre-register to walk the grounds along the Tulpehocken Creek. Leaving at 9:15 from Conestoga Mennonite Church, Rt.23, Morgantown. 610-286-9124 to sign up. Back at church by 11:15.
October 10
Honey Brook Women’s Club will meet at 7 p.m. in the Honey Brook Presbyterian Church. Joe Cramer will share his collection of over 300 canes and walking sticks. All women of the community are invited to attend.
October 11
Honey Brook Senior Citizens will meet on Thur., Oct. 11, at 11:45 a.m. at the Honey Brook Presbyterian Church. Bring a covered dish to share and a friend. The program will be “Old Eyes-New Ideas”, featuring Dr. Gary J. Levin M.D. of Levin & Luminais Eye Associates.
October 13
St. Peter United Church of Christ, Route 23, Knauertown is sponsoring a Flea Market on Saturday, October 13, from 8:00 am to 1:00 pm. A small donation will be requested from vendors for an outdoor space. Breakfast and lunch will be available. Everyone is welcome to browse, buy, or sell.
Household Hazardous Waste and Computer Collection Event – 9 a.m. – 3 p.m. at Government Services Center, 601 Westtown Road, West Chester, PA 19380. Bring as many as 3 computers and peripherals and no more than 220lbs or 25 gallons of hazardous waste (latex paint is not hazardous – do not bring). Info at or call 610-273-3771 ext. 228.
October 14
Gap Male Chorus, October 14th, at 7PM, California Evangelical Congregational Church on California Rd, Morgantown. All Welcome.
Free Violin and Piano Recital – featuring Igor Pikayzen and Lindsay Garritson at the Miller Center for the Arts Auditorium, 2nd and Penn Sts., Reading, PA. 3 p.m. start time. Donations appreciated.
Heritage Day & Market Fair – 10 a.m. – 4 p.m. at the Daniel Boone Homestead. Event to feature German concessions, a market and craft fair, blacksmithing demo, open hearth cooking and baking, dancing and music. This event will also mark the opening of our new remodeled visitor center. Located at 400 Daniel Boone Rd., Birdsboro, PA.
Strausstown Fire Company’s Breakfast - Sunday, October 14, 2012: 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.
October 16
West Caln Historical Society meeting -My Fair Lady - Women and Fundraising during American Civil War. 7:00PM at West Caln Municipal bldg., 721 W. Kings Hwy., Wagontown, PA. Presenter will be Debbie Estep, teacher, historian and re-enactor. Meetings are free and open to the public.
Scott Phillips will share on his work “House on the Rock Family Ministries” at Conestoga Mennonite Church, Rt.23 just west of Morgantown. Neighbors offers free Childcare and meetings start at 9:15 to 11am. All women are welcome for worship and fellowship. 610-286-9124.
October 17
The Elverson Halloween Parade is Wed. Oct. 17 at 7 p.m. The theme for this year’s parade is “Home Improvements”.
October 20
Multifamily yard sale - Saturday, October 20, 8-12 at Loag’s Corner, intersection of Routes 345 & 82. Come out for some good bargains.
Caernarvon Fire Company’s Fall Turkey Supper – 1 p.m. until sold out. Turkey with all the trimmings served family style. For pricing/info call (717) 445-7310.
Hahnstown United Zion Church Concert – featuring ‘The Harmonies’ at 7 p.m. For info call 445-6456.
Garden Spot Village presents Living History: World War II - Historians will talk about events leading up to World War II, and individuals who lived through it will share their memories. Meets Sat., Oct. 20, 8:30 a.m. to 11 a.m. in the chapel at Garden Spot Village, 433 S. Kinzer Ave., New Holland, Pa. Free. Pre-registration requested. Call 717-355-6159.
“It Came from the Library”. Join us on Saturday, Oct 20 from 5-7 pm at the Honey Brook Library for some monster tricks and some yummy treats. For ages 12 & up. For more info and to register, call the Honey Brook Library at 610-273-3303 or email
October 21
Fall lecture series ‘Just Passing Through’ – 2 p.m. at Daniel Boone Homestead, 400 Daniel Boone Rd., Birdsboro, PA. Marcia Fronk Houston will discuss travel in the area in the early 19th Century. Join us as we look back at our landscape, people and events as noted through the eyes of era travelers.
October 23
“Dressed for Success Through Scripture” presented by Jennifer Gehman at Conestoga Mennonite Church, Rt.23 west of Morgantown at 9:15- 11am as part of Neighbors, women’s ministry at Conestoga. Fellowship and devotions with free childcare provided. Women of all ages are invited. 610-286-9124.
October 28
Halloween Program and Pig Roast – 10 a.m. – 4 p.m. at Daniel Boone Homestead, 400 Daniel Boone Rd., Birdsboro, PA. Trick-or-treating to historic buildings, pumpkin painting, face painting, 18th Century toys and games, scarecrow stuffing, storytelling, and a pig roast. Storytelling to begin at 1:15 p.m. followed by walk to the Homestead graveyard (reservations recommended 610-582-4900).