Thursday, June 28 State Representative David Maloney will be hosting a 'Small Games of Chance Seminar' from 7:00 to 9 p.m. at the Oley Fair Centre, Oley Fairgrounds, 26 Jefferson Street, Oley, PA 19547. Please RSVP if possible to 610-385-0704. This is a no-charge legislative service event sponsored by Rep. David Maloney in co-operation with the Oley Valley Community Fair Association.

Friday, June 29 The Boyertown Community Pool, located at 417 S. Madison Street, Boyertown, will host a teen dance for students who have completed grades 6-9 from 7:00 to 10 p.m. The dance will be sponsored by the Borough of Boyertown Recreation Committee and the Boyertown Area YMCA. Teens may swim from 7:00 to 8:15 p.m. and then dance to the music provided by the DJ until 10 p.m. Admission is $6 per person and refreshments will be available for purchase. Parents interested in assisting as chaperones should call the pool at 610-369-3045.

Paddle Down the Tulpehocken, Blue Marsh Lake, at 3:00 p.m. Experienced paddlers, bring your kayak or canoe for a trip down the Tulpehocken Creek. Water safety, history and features of the creek will be covered. The cost is $10 and space is limited. Call and register today!

Saturday, June 30 The State Theatre of Boyertown will host a Live Children's special event featuring John Cassidy.

Doors open at 10:30 a.m., show starts at 11:00 a.m. John Cassidy's bizarre antics have earned him widespread acclaim as one of the most original comedians performing today. His show will entertain audiences of ALL ages!!

Tuesday, July 10 The Boyertown Area YMCA Punk Rope, a fitness class which combines school recess and boot camp, will offer a free class demonstration on from 6 - 7 pm. Punk Rope is a family friendly class for ages 10 and up. Punk Rope's combination of rope jumping, relay races, fitness games, and raise-the-roof music, make it a fun and effective alternative to traditional fitness classes. Registration for the free class demo is necessary by July 6 and can be done in person or by calling the Y at 610-369-9622.

Ongoing events: Frecon's Hard Bean Cafe

Tuesdays: Yoga 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm Check out www.katehealy.net for information! $10 Drop-in.

Wednesdays: Zumba 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm $8 Drop-in

Thursdays: Chess Club 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Second and fourth Thursday of every month: Open Mic Nights 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

The Center at Spring Street in Boyertown

Bus Trip to Camden, NJ - Adventure Aquarium. Oct. 24, 2012. Cost $47. Call 610-367-2313 by Sept. 4, 2012.

Koinonia Speakers Toastmasters Community Club

Want to improve your communication skills? Be more effective in meetings? Get your point across more concisely? Then visit the Koinonia Speakers Toastmasters Club and learn how membership can help you succeed. Ongoing first and third Tuesdays, 7:30 pm networking, 7:45 meeting. Koinonia Speakers Toastmasters Community Club held at the New Hanover United Methodist Church

2211 Swamp Pike Gilbertsville, PA 19525 Room 205/207 – lower level.

The Boyertown Area YMCA is accepting registration for the Arthritis Foundation YMCA Aquatic Program. Classes are held at the Daniel B. Boyer Center, 301 W. Spring St., in the heated indoor pool. The program was created for people with arthritis to keep joints flexible, muscles strong, and to help reduce the pain associated with arthritis. Classes are held Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, and Friday at 10 a.m. For more information, contact the YMCA at 610-369-9622 or visit the website at www.boyertownymca.org.

The Boyertown Area YMCA is accepting registration for an International Association for Handicapped Divers SCUBA diving course, which will be held on Wednesdays from 6:30 to 9:45 p.m. Lessons are taught in the pool at the Daniel B. Boyer Center, 301 W. Spring St., Boyertown. Classes are instructed by Dave Valaika of Indian Valley SCUBA. Classes are designed to allow mentally, emotionally or physically challenged divers ages 10 and older learn and enjoy the magic of SCUBA diving. Classes run year-round and there is no cost for this program. Family and private formats can be arranged at additional cost. For more information, contact Kathy Undercuffler, Aquatic Director at 610-369-9622, ext. 237.

The Boyertown Area YMCA is accepting registration for a SCUBA diving course, which will be held on Wednesdays from 6:30 to 9:45 p.m. Lessons are taught in the pool at the Daniel B. Boyer Center, 301 W. Spring St., Boyertown. Classroom work is involved and a checkout dive is done at a nearby facility. Classes are instructed by Dave Valaika of Indian Valley SCUBA. A YMCA membership is not required to participate, although enrollment is limited, and registration is required one week prior to the start of the class. For more information, contact the YMCA at 610-369-9622 or visit the website at www.boyertownymca.org.

The Boyertown Area YMCA is accepting registration for a synchronized swimming clinic for ages 10 years and older to be held at the Boyertown Community pool on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 7 to 8 p.m. This clinic is for intermediate to advanced swimmers. They must be able to swim at least 50 yards, hold their breath under water, and tread water for one minute. For more information, contact the YMCA at 610-369-9622 or visit the website at www.boyertownymca.org.

The Boyertown Area YMCA is currently offering Pilates for Golfers on Mondays and Thursdays from 8-8:45 am at the Daniel B. Boyer Center, 301 W. Spring Street, Boyertown. The classes are open to anyone in the community in 7th grade through adult. Pilates for golfers is a class consisting of sport specific core training so the golfer can improve their game. For more information, contact the YMCA at 610-369-9622 or visit the website at www.boyertownymca.org.

The Boyertown Area YMCA will accept program registrations for the Summer 1 & 2 sessions starting May 23. Summer 1 session runs from June 10 – July 21, Summer 2 session runs from July 22 – September 1, 2012. Both sessions offers a variety of programming for all ages. The Summer sessions includes programs held at the Boyertown Area YMCA's three centers: The Daniel B. Boyer Center, 301 West Spring Street, Boyertown; The Gilbertsville Center, 144 Holly Rd, Gilbertsville; and the William S. Hollenbach Center, 3065 N. Charlotte St., Gilbertsville. Registration can be done by phone or in person. More detailed information can be found on the website at www.boyertownymca.org or by calling 610-369-9622.

Y Offers Gymnastics Classes The Boyertown Area YMCA is offering a variety of gymnastics classes for children ages three to six. Children in the beginner classes will learn forward and backward rolls, moves on the balance beam, vaulting, low bar, cartwheels, round offs and other gymnastic movements. Call the Boyertown Area YMCA at 610-369-9622 to register or visit the website at www.boyertownymca.org.

Y Offers Variety of Youth Super Sports Classes

The Boyertown Area YMCA is offering a variety of youth super sports classes for children in kindergarten through 6th grade. Children have the opportunity to register for Soccer, Basketball, and Advanced Basketball. These instructional classes will develop and enhance the skills of the sports program, teach rules of the game, increase social interaction and promote sportsmanship. Please contact the Boyertown Area YMCA at 610-369-9622 to register or visit the website at www.boyertownymca.org.

The Alzheimer's Association Monthly Caregiver Support Group meets the third Thursday of the Month at 6 p.m. Chestnut Knoll, 120 W 5th St, Boyertown. 610-473-8066 or sbarndt@ chestnutknoll.com for more information.

YMCA holds registration for Arthritis classes

The Boyertown Area YMCA is accepting registration for the Arthritis Foundation YMCA Aquatic Program. Classes are held at the Daniel B. Boyer Center, 301 W. Spring St., in the heated indoor pool. The program was created for people with arthritis to keep joints flexible, muscles strong, and to help reduce the pain associated with arthritis. Classes are held Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday at 10 a.m. For more information, contact the YMCA at 610-369-9622 or visit the website at www.boyertownymca.org.

Earl Township Historical Society

The historical society meets every fourth Thursday at 7 p.m. at the township building.

Morning Star 'Celebrate Recovery' held every Tuesday night

Christ-centered and Biblical-based healing and recovery program for those with hurts, habits and hang-ups.

Every Tuesday night at Morning Star Fellowship in Bechtelsville on Limekiln Road. at 7 to 9 p.m.

Any Questions, Please e-mail or call at: cr@dejazzd.com, Darren and Sandy-610-689-9099, Rusty and Teri, 610-323-3125, Wayn, 484-300-9495,katchfisch@yahoo.com.

Public speaking group Koinonia Speakers, the newest local club of Toastmasters International, meets on the first and third Tuesday of each month at 7:30 p.m. at New Hanover United Methodist Church, 2211 Swamp Pike, Gilbertsville, room 321. Enter through rear portico. All are welcome; Admission is free. This is a great opportunity to improve communication skills in a friendly, comfortable environment and can be particularly beneficial for those seeking new employment to improve their skills and build their resume. For further information, interested community members can contact Scott Cass, the president of the new club, at 610-310-2676 or escass@comcast.net.

Freedom Riders Motorcycle Club

Weekly meetings are on Monday nights at 8 p.m., Sixth Street, Red Hill. For more info, call the club house at 215-679-4766.

MOMS Club of New Hanover Township Monthly

The MOMS Club of New Hanover Township meets monthly on the second Friday of the month. Visitors, including moms and their children, are always welcome. For more information on the chapter or our meeting (including location, time, and topic), please contact us via e-mail at momsclubofnht@yahoo.com.

The Boyertown Quilt makers The group extends a standing invitation to their monthly meetings, held at Good Shepherd U.C.C., 35 W. Philadelphia Ave., Boyertown at 7 p.m., on the last Wednesday of the month.

The Daily Bread Community meal at the Salvation Army

Every Monday through Friday, 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m.

Held at The Salvation Army, 409 S. Reading Ave., Boyertown.

New Hanover AARP meetings The New Hanover AARP No. 4368 meetings are held the third Monday of each month at 1 p.m. at New Hanover Lutheran Church, 2941 Lutheran Road, Gilbertsville.

Boyertown Area Kiwanis meetings

Boyertown Area Kiwanis meets at Woodside Villa every Tuesday morning at 7:30 a.m. For more information visit www.boyertownkiwanis.org.

The Friendship Hook and Ladder Company No.1 Boyertown Ladies Auxiliary meetings

Meetings are the second Tuesday of each month at 7:30 p.m. The auxiliary also has bingo every Wednesday at 6:30 p.m., with doors opening at 5 p.m.

Boyertown Area Schools Music League meetings

All meetings will be held the first Monday of each month in the band room, room 410, at the Boyertown Area Senior High school beginning at 7:30 p.m. The public is invited to attend these informative meetings.

New photography enthusiast meet-up group

Are you the one behind the camera at every event? Then you might be interested in the newest meet-up group that calls Boyertown its home. There are meet-up groups created everyday via www.meet-up.com; but only one photography group that is calling Boyertown its home. Thanks to the Boyertown Historical Society, The Photography Enthusiasts Meet-up Group has a place to meet. Every 2nd Thursday of the month, the meet-up group will gather together from 7 to-9 p.m. to share photos, techniques and general photography education. Last Thursday, was the groups first meeting. The members had a general meet and greet time followed by the sharing of black & white photography and a few tips for taking and storing pictures. The group was excited that the Friendship Hook & Ladder opened their facility to the group that evening. The photographers enjoyed watching the Junior Fire Fighters practice, meeting the staff and had the great pleasure of taking photos of the equipment, vehicles and some of the Fire Fighters who serve our community.

Scuba course for handicapped individuals held at YMCA

The Boyertown Area YMCA is accepting registration for an International Association for Handicapped Divers SCUBA diving course, held on Wednesdays from 6:30 to 9:45 p.m. Lessons are taught in the pool at the Daniel B. Boyer Center, 301 W. Spring St., Boyertown. Classes are instructed by Dave Valaika of Indian Valley SCUBA. Classes are designed to allow mentally, emotionally or physically challenged divers ages 10 and older learn and enjoy the magic of SCUBA diving. Classes run year-round and there is no cost for this program. For more information, contact Kathy Undercuffler, Aquatic Director at 610-369-9622, ext. 237.

Scuba course held at YMCA The Boyertown Area YMCA is accepting registration for a SCUBA diving course, which will be held on Wednesdays from 6:30 to 9:45 p.m. Lessons are taught in the pool at the Daniel B. Boyer Center, 301 W. Spring St., Boyertown. Classroom work is involved and a checkout dive is done at a nearby facility. Classes are instructed by Dave Valaika of Indian Valley SCUBA. A YMCA membership is not required to participate, although enrollment is limited, and registration is required one week prior to the start of the class. For more information, contact the YMCA at 610-369-9622 or visit the website at www.boyertownymca.org.

Volunteer Transportation Drivers Needed

If you enjoy driving and meeting new people, we have a volunteer opportunity for you! Boyertown Area Multi-Service Inc. provides transportation for residents in the community who have no other means of getting to and from medical appointments. There is no obligation when asked to drive, and we do offer reimbursement for gas mileage. For more details, please contact Transportation Coordinator, Diane Joyce, at 610-367-6957.

Y offers racquetball round robin

The Boyertown Area YMCA is holding year-round Racquetball Round Robin, Tuesdays, 5:30-7:30 PM and Wednesday/Friday, 8:30-10:30 AM at the Daniel B. Boyer Center, 301 W. Spring St., Boyertown. Call the Boyertown Area YMCA at 610-369-9622 for more information or visit the website at www.boyertownymca.org.

Y offers drop-in pickle ball The Boyertown Area YMCA is offering Drop-In Pickle Ball for ages 18 and older Mondays 1-3 PM & 7-9 PM and Tuesdays/Thursdays, 1-3 PM. Pickle Ball can be played by two or four people on a badminton-sized court using wooden paddle racquets and a plastic baseball with holes. The YMCA will provide equipment and assistance. Pickle Ball is held at the William S. Hollenbach Center 3065 N. Charlotte Street, Gilbertsville. Call the Boyertown Area YMCA at 610-754-7010 for more information or visit the website at www.boyertownymca.org.

Y offers adult basketball league

The Boyertown Area YMCA is offering an Adult Basketball League for ages 18 and older Wednesday evenings. The league is held at the William S. Hollenbach Center, 3065 N. Charlotte Street, Gilbertsville. The games will be refereed. To register a team or to get more information, contact Mike McDonough at 610-754-7010.

Y offers recreational drop-in volleyball

The Boyertown Area YMCA is offering adult recreational Drop-In Volleyball for ages 18 and older year-round. To participate, come Tuesdays from 7 to 9 p.m. at the William S. Hollenbach Center, 3065 N. Charlotte Street, Gilbertsville. Call the Boyertown Area YMCA at 610-754-7010 for more information or visit the website at www.boyertownymca.org.

Computer Training Computer Training is available to anyone age 55 and better at The Center at Spring Street. Please call Fran at 610-367-2313 to share your training needs! Computer classes are scheduled according to interests.

Open Art Studio Open Art Studio takes place on Tuesdays, from 1 to 3 p.m. Open Art is a six week course, with a fee of $45. All supplies included. 'Learn the basics of good composition and color with oil paints, while discovering your own unique style.' If interested call The Center at Spring Street, 610-367-2313.

Zumba classes The Center at Spring Street is offering a Zumba class on Wednesdays @ 1 p.m. The class is free and available to individuals age 55 or better. If interested in more information please call The Center at 610-367-2313.

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