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Wednesday, October 17, 2012

Ongoing Events
Used book sale - Oct. 25, 5PM-8PM; Oct, 26, 9AM-4PM; and Oct 27, 9AM-Noon at Village Library, 207 N. Walnut Street, Morgantown. Book and bake sale will benefit Village Library. All types of books will be available, many in like new condition, for a fraction of original price. Call 610-286-1022 for additional information.
Osher Lifelong Learning Institute free lectures at Widener University’s Exton campus - Wednesdays at 12:10 p.m. 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
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.
Christmas Bazaar - St. Benedict’s Church 2020 Chestnut Hill Rd., Mohnton, PA 19540
Saturday, November 3, 8: am till 6:30 pm and Sunday, November 4, 8:00 am Till 1:00 pm,
in the church hall. Breakfast with Santa, Crafts, Vendors, White Elephant Tables, Breakfast
and Lunch served, hot soups, ect. and a lot more.
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 25
Greenery of Morgantown Pumpkin Carve contest - Come join the fun to support the Twin Valley High School FFA and Art Students as they carve 100 lb. pumpkins donated by The Greenery. See how very creative the students can be. Stop in between 5 - 8 pm. State Rep. Mark Gillen judging. For more info 610-286-6376.
October 26
Honey Brook American Legion Halloween Dance - Music by Neon Alley. Costume Contest. Open to the public. Oct. 26th 7 to 11
October 27
Caernarvon Township Berks County Parks and Recreation Committee Halloween Fun Day - starting at 1pm at the Township’s Social Hall in the Municipal Building at 3307 Main Street, Morgantown. Costume parade & contest with prizes awarded, several family movies will be shown in the Social Hall so bring pillows and blankets to snuggle in to have some Halloween fun!
The Brandywine Rug Hooking Guild annual hook-in - 9am to 4pm at Wagontown Fire Hall. Vendors offering wool fabrics, rug and handbag kits, baskets, rug hooking paraphernalia, and member’s boutique. Prepaid admission and box lunches available. For information contact Jeri Livingston at 610 363 2557, or Dolores Little at 610 269 3806,
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).
November 3
Holiday Bazaar - 7:30am-2:00pm at Robeson Lutheran Church, Route 10 & Plow Rd, Mohnton, PA. Crafts, White Elephant Items, Baked Goods, Raffle Baskets, Breakfast & Lunch available.
November 4
Oley Valley Music Association Vera Bradley Bingo Fundraiser - Sunday, Nov 4th at 1:00 pm in the Oley Valley High School Cafeteria. Doors open at noon. Ticket includes 20 games, hot dog and a drink. Contact Jen Miller for tickets 610-944-6071.
November 8
Gold Exchange Fundraiser - at Honey Brook American Legion, Rte 322, Honey Brook, Pa. Veterans Pre Thanksgiving Dinner, Exchange Gold, Silver, Platinum and go home with Cash, 7pm-9pm RSVP 484-883-0494. Benefits Honey Brook American Legion Auxiliary.
November 9
Basket Bingo at Geigertown Fire Company - Route 82, Geigertown Friday, November 9, 2012 Doors open at 6pm and bingo begins at 7pm. Call 610-286-5723 for tickets or information.
November 10
Holiday bazaar at Harmony United Methodist Church on Saturday, November 10 from 8 a.m. – 2 p.m. Large selection of Christmas crafts, cookies, candy, gift items. Lunch/soup available. Route 10 N., Morgantown. Watch for signs.
November 14
Honey Brook Senior Citizens Annual Thanksgiving Dinner - at White Horse Fire Company. The program will feature Jere Brady, local artist & author. His topic will be “Interesting Quips of Honey Brook School Houses.” For reservations call Kitty Miller at 610-286-9089 by October 31. Make checks payable to Honey Brook Senior Citizens and Mail to Kitty Miller, 308 Morgantown Road, Honey Brook, PA 19344.Come enjoy this wonderful family style dinner. No refunds.