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Fleetwood Community Theatre presents ‘Love, Sex and the IR$’ through Oct. 30

Fleetwood Community Theatre |

Colonial Cooking Workshop at Pottsgrove Manor set for Nov. 5-6

Learn about colonial hospitality at historic Pottsgrove Manor on Saturday, Nov. 5, and Sunday, Nov. 6, during “At Table with Mrs. Potts: A Georgian Dining Experience.” Historic foodways expert Niel V. de Marino will be on site focusing o...



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    WTIM: Music Around Town

    What’s going on musically in the Berks-Mont Newspapers coverage area? A lot, and we want to help keep everyone in the know.

    By Tim Dietterick|

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    Hay Creek Apple Festival . . . Eat like you haven’t eaten in 200 years!

    Morgantown >> Joanna Furnace ironworks celebrates an old-fashioned apple harvest during the Hay Creek Apple Festival, the second weekend in October, Saturday, Oct. 8, and Sunday, Oct. 9.

    For Digital First Media|

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    SALT recreates the magic of ‘The Wizard of OZ’

    Follow the yellow brick road to SALT Performing Arts this October. The beloved family musical adventure, “Wizard of Oz” is the finale to SALT’s current season, running Oct. 14-30.

    From SALT Performing Arts Center|

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    ‘A Funny Thing Happened On the Way to the Forum’ comes to Reading

    A really funny thing will be happening in Reading when Genesius Theatre presents Stephen Sondheim’s joyous and hysterical musical romp through Rome, ““A Funny Thing Happened On the Way to the Forum”Oct. 7 through Oct. 15.

    From Genesius Theatre|

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    Nationally touring art quilt exhibit comes to Pottstown

    Montgomery County Community College, the Schuylkill River Heritage Area, Valley Forge National Historical Park and Hopewell Furnace National Historic Site will present a traveling juried art quilt exhibit, “Piecing Together a Changing Planet,” which illustrates how pollution and climate change have affected national parks.


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    WEEKEND FUN GRAB BAG: Fun for all — including an Oktoberfest featuring a Hasselhoff-Off competition

    Bounty of good times Mennonite Heritage Center: The 43rd annual Apple Butter Frolic on Oct. 1 begins with a pancake and apple sausage breakfast 7:30 to 10:30 a.m. The Frolic runs 9:30 a.m. to 4 p.m., with apple and Pennsylvania German foods, folk crafts, farming demonstrations, children’s activities, horse and wagon rides and a baking contest. Park at Indian Valley Middle School, 130 Maple Ave., Lower Salford, and take the shuttle to the MHC. Admission is $8, $2 for...

    By Brian Bingaman @brianbingaman on Twitter|

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    Rock Music Menu: Robert Plant joins Lampedusa tour, Philly date

    Robert Plant has confirmed that he will join Emmylou Harris, Steve Earle, Patty Griffin, Buddy Miller and more for select dates on the Lampedusa tour, including a show at the Merriam Theater Oct. 19. The tour is an 11-stop run intended to raise awareness about the unprecedented worldwide refugee crisis.

    By Michael Christopher|

  • News

    Experience Adele, A Live Tribute Show to benefit theater

    Our Town Foundation hosts award winning singer, Andrea Taylor, in her iconic performance of “Experience Adele”, a phenomenal live tribute of the popular singer Adele, at the Hamburg Strand Theater, 6 South 4th St. in, Hamburg on Sunday, Oct. 9 at 1 p.m.

    By Sheryle Delewski|

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    Berks County Art show to celebrate 35 years in business

    Greshville Antiques and Fine Art, Route 562 near Boyertown, will present the Annual Berks County Art Show Oct. 2 through 9, held in honor of the milestone anniversary of 35 years in business.


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    Travis Wetzel Trio will liven up the Reinholds Fire Company Oct. 1

    Farm Country Shindig opens its 2016-2017 season on Saturday, Oct. 1 featuring “The Travis Wetzel Trio” at the Reinholds Fire Company Banquet Hall.


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