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WTIM: Music Around Town

By Tim Dietterick tdietterick@21st-centurymedia.com |

Movie Review - ‘Neighbors 2: Sorority Rising’

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    ‘Dinosaurs Around the World’ comes to Reading Museum

    The Reading Public Museum presents “Dinosaurs Around the World,” sponsored locally by McDonald’s, open now, and running until Sunday, Oct. 2, 2016. “Dinosaurs Around the World” takes you back in time on a dinosaur adventure and a tour of an Earth very different from today – a time before the continents as we know them existed, when lush landscapes covered Africa and greenery was the norm in Antarctica! With advanced animatronics, a multi-layered...

    Reading Public Museum |

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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 tdietterick@21st-centurymedia.com |

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    Honey Brook Library’s 1st Annual Beef & Brew a huge success

    More than 140 people attended the Honey Brook Community Library’s first Beef & Brew event on Friday, April 22, at Honey Brook Lions Club. Locals enjoyed a meal of “all you can eat” hot beef sandwiches, coleslaw, pasta salad, Herr’s snacks, home baked desserts and draft beer. Everyone in attendance enjoyed listening and dancing to classic rock favorites from 7 p.m. to midnight by local band, Voodoo Cadillac. Area businesses contributed items to raffle off, and...

    Honey Brook Community Library |

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    Joanna Furnace to offer more themes of interest at 3rd Saturday event

    The Third Saturday Morning at Joanna Furnace for the month of May will feature more themes of interest for the entire family. This month the range of engaging activities ranges from the Iron Master’s Breakfast Buffet, to tours of the Historic Complex, to interpretations of iron production, to garbed interpreters and tour guides bringing the 225 year old iron making community to life, to the exciting Hay Creek Flea Market and the annual May Plant Sale.

    Joanna Furnace |

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    Conestoga Christian to present ‘You’re A Good Man, Charlie Brown’ May 19-21

    On May 19-21, Conestoga Christian School will be presenting “You’re A Good Man, Charlie Brown” written by Clark Gesner.

    Conestoga Christian School |

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    1st Street Players bring an area ‘first’ to Birdsboro — ‘Murder Ballad’

    BIRDSBORO >> The 1st Street Players present the area premiere of the hit new musical “Murder Ballad” for two weekends only.

    By Cheryl Thornburg For Digital First Media |

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    Fecho Productions invites you to “Bobbi & Bobbee’s Big Fat Gay Wedding” on May 6

    READING >> Fecho Productions, in association with the DoubleTree by Hilton in downtown Reading, presents a hysterical and raucous new interactive event, “Bobbi & Bobbee’s Big Fat Gay Wedding” on Friday, May 6. The show is sponsored by Genesius Theatre, Solve It Solutions, Secrets Bakery and Tina’s Salon and Day Spa.

    By Cheryl Thornburg For Digital First Media |

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    Annual Colonial May Fair offers historical fun at Pottsgrove Manor

    Celebrate spring at the Annual Colonial May Fair held at historic Pottsgrove Manor on Saturday, May 7, from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m.

    Montgomery County |

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    Playcrafters to present Rent

    Attention: MTV generation. Playcrafters’ debut performance this season is the award-winning rock musical (Pulitzer Prize for Drama and a Tony for Best Musical) that set Broadway on fire 20 years ago. Dubbed “Hair of the 90s,” Rent is set to rock Playcrafters’ stage with the same bounding energy of its cast whose quest to survive is rivaled by the realities of life.

    By Mary Cantell For Playcrafters |

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    Meet some interesting people at Genesius Theatre’s ‘Bus Stop’

    Sometimes it’s refreshing to see a good old-fashioned play without the glitz and gimmickry and coarse language so prevalent today. Instead, interesting characters and a relatable storyline make theater that’s enjoyable for everyone. Such is the case with Genesius Theatre’s current production, “Bus Stop,” by William Inge. The show only runs through Sunday May 1.

    By Cheryl Thornburg For Digital First Media |

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