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Twin Valley High School artists donate art to help children of Kenya

By Lisa Mitchell|

Twin Valleys Garden Club Twin Valleys Garden Club continues 89-year community service tradition

Twin Valleys Garden Club lives its long tradition of service to the community through a wide variety of community projects. Around 20 gardeners in this northern Chester County club meet monthly for educational programs, hands-on workshops, and outreac...

By June Allred Twin Valleys Garden Club |


  • News

    Garden Spot Village Holiday Train Room Open House returns

    New Holland >> The 2016 Christmas season will mark the 12th year the Model Railroad Club at Garden Spot Village has opened its model train room to the public for their Holiday Train Room Open House. Since 2005, visiting the elaborate O- and HO-gauge displays has become a Christmas season tradition for many Eastern Lancaster County families. For the past 11 years, the open house has attracted over 24,000 visitors.

    From Garden Spot Village|

  • Entertainment

    Studio B celebrates 8th anniversary with ‘Shine’ Exhibit

    Studio B is excited to celebrate its 8th anniversary with an opening of its ninth annual December exhibit entitled “Shine” on Friday, Dec. 2, from 3 p.m.-9 p.m. during Boyertown’s 14th annual holiday open house tour. The show continues through January 15, 2017.

    Studio B|

  • Events

    Berks Animal Rescue League to host Holiday Open House

    The Animal Rescue League of Berks County will host a Holiday Open House at the Animal Rescue League on Saturday, Dec. 3, from 10 a.m.- 4 p.m.

    The Animal Rescue League of Berks County|

  • Events

    Boyertown Area Multi-Service announces 10th Annual Festival of Trees

    Boyertown Area Multi-Service will be hosting the 10th Annual Festival of Trees Open House on Friday, Dec. 2.

    Boyertown Area Multi-Service|

  • News

    Berks Parks and Rec hosts Holiday Lights Evening Photography Program

    It’s Holiday Lights time again at Grings Mill! We have a special event for photographers this year. If you love to capture the beauty of holiday light displays, but have always found it to be a difficult challenge, then join professional photographer, Valerie Hoffman, as she leads us on a photo tour of the grounds.

    Berks County Parks and Recreation|

  • News

    With attacks on the rise, Sens. Casey, Scott introduce Bipartisan Anti-Semitism Awareness Act

    U.S. Senators Bob Casey (D-PA) and Tim Scott (R-SC) introduced the bipartisan Anti-Semitism Awareness Act in an effort to combat increasing incidents of anti-Semitism on college campuses nationwide. The Senators joined together to ensure the U.S. Department of Education (DOE) has the necessary statutory tools at their disposal to investigate anti-Jewish incidents.

    Senator Bob Casey’s Office|

  • News

    Laura Dietrich named 2016 PA Outstanding 4-H Horse Member

    Leesport >> Laura Dietrich was announced as the 2016 Pennsylvania Outstanding 4-H Horse Member at the 2016 State 4-H Horse Show Recognition Ceremony Oct. 29 at the Farm Show Complex, Harrisburg.

    Penn State Extension|

  • News

    Calendar of Events for Nov. 30

    Nov. 30 Symphony discussion: Rusty Banks, composer and guitar instructor at Millersville University, will discuss the next concert of the Reading Symphony orchestra which features world-renowned guitarist Jason Vieaux. Banks will lead the discussion Wednesday, Nov. 30, at the Highlands of Wyomissing beginning at 7:30 p.m. The lecture is sponsored by Penn State Berks and the symphony League. The concert performance Saturday Dec. 3 will also feature works by Brahms and Dvorak.


  • News

    WTIM: Music Around Town Nov. 30 edition

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


  • News

    SALT Performing Arts sets the holiday mood with ‘Christmas Spectacular’

    Celebrate the holiday season with the entire family at SALT Performing Arts as they present “Christmas Spectacular 2016.” The show opens Dec. 2 and runs through Dec. 11.

    From SALT Performing Arts|

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