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WEEKEND FUN GRAB BAG: Events spread plenty of holiday cheer

Academy of Music: Dec. 9-31 The Pennsylvania Ballet presents George Balanchine’s “The Nutcracker.” The Academy of Music is at Broad and Locust streets, Philadelphia. For show times and ticket availability, call (215) 893-1999 or v...

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    Clay on Main, Oley, is expanding its programming

    Clay On Main, located on Main Street in Oley, is building on their existing schedule of ceramics classes. In addition to their weekday introductory and throwing classes, they are now offering a Saturday afternoon class, Basic Clay, from 12-2 pm. With the recent addition of a glass kiln, the studio is also offering Glass 101 this fall - the first of many classes in the media that the studio plans to offer in the near future. This 4-week class begins Tuesday, Nov. 15, and is limited to six...

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    Kennel Club of Philadelphia presents annual canine show in Oaks

    Let the tail wagging begin. As the Greater Philadelphia Expo Center at Oaks prepares to welcome The Kennel Club of Philadelphia’s annual all-breed dog shows on Saturday and Sunday, Nov. 19 and 20, and the Centre Theater in Norristown stages the whimsical “The Perfect Dog” on Nov. 11 and 12 , it’s easy to heed the unspoken commands of “sit” and “stay” for two of National Dog Show Month’s most dog-hearted offerings.

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    MCCC Student Theatre and Theatre Arts Program to present ‘Slip/ Shot’

    Montgomery County Community College (MCCC) West End Student Theatre and Theatre Arts program are proud to present “Slip/Shot,” a drama by Philadelphia playwright Jacqueline Goldfinger. Show dates are Thursday, Friday and Saturday, Nov. 10, 11 and 12 at 7 p.m. with a special afternoon performance Friday, Nov. 11 at 12:30 p.m. All performances will be held in the College’s South Hall Community Room, West Campus, 101 College Drive, Pottstown, PA.

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    Artisan Holiday Boutique opens Nov. 5 at Clay on Main in Oley

    Clay on Main art gallery/studio, located on Main Street in Oley is hosting its annual holiday exhibit and sale this November and December. Members of the co-op studio, teachers, and invited guests will showcase handmade and original works, both functional and decorative, in the gallery. The Artisan Holiday Boutique allows local artists to showcase their fine craft work and allows the community to view the work and do some holiday shopping in an easy-going and friendly environment. Much of...

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    Philadelphia region celebrates the arts

    The arts are alive throughout the Philadelphia region. Check out these upcoming and ongoing events.

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

    Love and laughter take the stage when Fleetwood Community Theatre presents “Love, Sex and The IR$,” by Billy VanZandt and Jane Milmore, Oct. 20 through Oct. 30.

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    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 on the foods and dining experience of a colonial household like that of the Potts family.

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    Playcrafters present ‘The Hollow’ by Agatha Christie

    A classic English country home outside of London in the 40s is the setting of Playcrafters’ next stage play, “The Hollow,” first written as a novel in 1946 by the brilliant and famed queen of mystery, Agatha Christie.

    By Mary Cantell For Playcrafters|

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    Reading-Berks Guild of Craftsmen Fine Arts & Crafts Festival set for Oct. 29-30

    The 67th Annual Juried Holiday Fine Arts & Crafts Festival and Sale by the largest Craft Guild in Pennsylvania runs Saturday, Oct. 29 from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. and Sunday, Oct. 30 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. at Kutztown University in O’Pake Fieldhouse at the corner of Trexler Avenue and Baldy Street in Kutztown. Highlighting this event will be a “Last of its Kind” Hooked Rug by Annie Harlin. She is a juried lifetime member of not only Reading-Berks Guild of Craftsmen but also...

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