Submit events about 10 days in advance of publication date to firstname.lastname@example.org. Note Tri County Record Calendar.
Living with Loss Support Group: 10 to 11 a.m. at Garden Spot Village in the Board Room at Garden Spot Village, 433 S. Kinzer Ave., New Holland. Guest speaker Elaine Ostrum, a bereavement counselor with Hospice and Community Care, will lead a discussion around “The Six R’s of Mourning” as presented by Dr. Theresa Rando in her book, “How to Go on Living when Someone You Love Dies.” Recognizing, reacting, recollecting, relinquishing, readjusting, and reinvesting are the key R’s that Dr. Rando uses to help us better understand what we experience as we grieve. Free and open to the public. For more information, call Jenny Snyder at 717-355-6259, or email email@example.com.
Indoor Flea Market: 7 a.m. to 1 p.m. at St. Peter UCC, Route 23, Knauertown. Inside Detterline Hall there is limited table availability for a nominal fee. Breakfast and lunch will be served. For more information, call 610-469-9690.
Brunch and Studio Crawl: 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., GoggleWorks Center for the Arts, Belly Kitchen and Drinkery, 201 Washington St., Reading.
Concert by Simple Gifts: 6:30 p.m. at St. Mark’s Lutheran Church, 5 Brooke Manor, Birdsboro, in the church sanctuary. Simple Gifts is a pair of talented women playing folk music on twelve different instruments. The music ranges from Irish jigs to American heritage. Refreshments will follow. Previously scheduled for Jan. 20 but postponed due to weather.
Caregiver’s Support Group: 10 a.m. in Concord Room at Garden Spot Village, 433 S. Kinzer, Ave., New Holland. Alzheimer’s Association and Garden Spot Village co-sponsor a support group for family caregivers of persons with dementia. Presentation by Emelia Reifsnyder, LSW, Garden Spot Village social worker, “What happens when the Caregiver Becomes Ill?” will address the subject of preparing for times when the caregiver is ill and unable to serve in a normal role. Free and open to the public. Upon advance request, free respite care available during meeting time if currently enrolled in Garden Spot Village Adult Day Services. For first time attendees, contact Marcia Parsons at 717-355-6239, or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Digital Photo Competition: 7:30 to to 9 p.m. Berks Photographic Society, 40 N. Noble St., Reading. Meet fellow photographers of all skills levels getting together to share ideas and skills. Free.
The Honey Brook Women's Club meeting: 6:30 p.m. at Honey Brook Presbyterian Church, 4331 Horseshoe Pk (rt 322). All local women are invited.
Low Vision Support Group: 3 p.m. at Garden Spot Village in the Garden Towers at Garden Spot Village, 433 S. Kinzer Ave., New Holland. Linda Greth, Director of Rehabilitation at Vision Corps will share helpful community resources. Group is designed to provide information and support to enhance independence for persons with any kind of visual losses. Free and open to the public. For more information, call Mary Beth Villafane, independent living social worker, at 717-355-6010.
Jeff Coon & Friends: 7 p.m. in the Garden Spot Village Chapel, 433 S Kinzer Avenue, New Holland. Fulton Theatre’s Jeff Coon, a professional actor and vocalist, will present a musical program including Fulton Theatre friends. Free and open to the public. Donations accepted.
"Are You Progressing?" by Tom Stoeri: 7:30 to 9 p.m. at Berks Photographic Society, 40 N Noble St., Reading. Meet fellow photographers of all skills levels getting together to share ideas and skills. Free. www.berkscamera.org
West Caln Historical Society meeting: 7 p.m. in West Caln Municipal Bldg., 721 W. Kings Hwy, Wagontown, on the subject of United States Supreme Court. Speaker will be Ross Kershey, Hall of Fame Coach, historian, college history professor. Free, all welcome.
Tri-County Lyme Disease Support Group: 7 to 8:30 p.m. in Community Room of The Village Library of Morgantown, 207 N. Walnut St., Morgantown. held on 3rd Thursday of the month. Library will be hosting monthly support group meetings for anyone suffering from Lyme disease. The first meeting will be to see what the needs are in the community and to have time for fellowship. There will be no agenda the first meeting. In the future we hope to have speakers, as well as time for fellowship. Free and open to the public. Contact Celeste March at email@example.com or call 610-286-6824 with any questions or suggestions.
Community Dinner: 5:30 to 7 p.m. at St. Peter UCC, Route 23, Knauertown. The public is invited to stop in and enjoy food and fellowship. Free will offering. For more information, call 610-469-9690.
MenWill Program: 9 a. m. - 2 p. m. at Messiah Lutheran Church, 46 West Lancaster Ave., Downingtown. MenWill is an outgrowth of the Lutheran Settlement House's MenCan initiative and is devoted to changing the culture of gender based violence in all its forms. Fellowship hour, speakers, expo of community resources centered around violence prevention, and a luncheon. Pastor Dan Williams of New Life in Christ Church of Coatesville, and a new member of the State House, will be the final speaker. Free and open to the public. To attend, pre-register on HTTPS://messiahlutherans.com/menwill/ before Feb. 16. For more information call 610-942-4993 or 610-873-2009.
Parkinson’s Support Group: 2 to 3 p.m. at Garden Spot Village in the Garden Towers at Garden Spot Village, 433 S. Kinzer Ave., New Holland. Please note the new location. Psychologist Dr. Gary Champlin will discuss Addressing Cognitive Changes. Free resources from the National Parkinson’s Foundation are available at the monthly meetings. Open to all persons with Parkinson’s and their caregivers, family and friends. For more information, call Sherilyn Lapp at 717-355-6264, or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Berks Photographic Society meeting: 7:30 to 9 p.m. at 40 N Noble Street, Reading. Meet fellow photographers of all skills levels getting together to share ideas and skills. Topic to be announced. Free. www.berkscamera.org
Friends of the Honey Brook Library Elite Bus Trip to Philadelphia Flower Show: March 5 bus trip to the Philadelphia Flower Show. Cost of ticket per person includes transportation and admission to the Flower Show. Lunch on your own. Pick up at Honey Brook Community Library, 687 Compass Road (Rte 10) at 7:45 a.m. Return time is 6 p.m. Additional pick up at the Village Library of Morgantown at 8:15 a.m. and returning at 5:30 p.m. Sign up and pay by Feb. 15 to reserve seat. In the event the trip is canceled, checks will be returned. Please make check out to the Friends of the Honey Brook Library.
Zumba: Mt. Zion United Methodist Church, 753 Mt. Zion Rd., Narvon, Saturday mornings 9:30 a.m. through March 30. Contact email@example.com for more information.
Teen Outdoor Adventure Club: at Lion’s Club, 14 Mt. Pleasant Road, Honey Brook Wednesdays 7 p.m. Teens 13 and over. Call Allen Maddox 610-741-3831, www.dragonbreathgrotto.org.
Lighten Up with Yoga: Sundays 10:30 a.m. at Human Breathing Yoga Studio, 3605 E. Main St., Morgantown. 610-585-3617 or visit www.humanbreathing.com.
TOPS (Take Off Pounds Sensibly): weight loss support group Tuesdays 8:45-10 a.m. Torch Community Center at Clock Tower Plaza, Morgantown. 610-286-6748
TOPS (Take Off Pounds Sensibly): weight-loss support group Thursdays at Tel Hai’s Garrett Center 5:30 p.m. Call Marcia at 484-238-4559.
The Shepherd’s Kitchen: at Honey Brook Presbyterian Church, 4331 Horseshoe Pike, free meal, first Thursdays 4:30-6:30 p.m. All welcome. 610-273-2848, firstname.lastname@example.org. Facebook page The Shepherd’s Kitchen at Honey Brook Presbyterian Church.
Christian Acoustic Open Mic: First Sunday 7 p.m. at The Torch, in rear building at Clock Tower Plaza, 2846 Main St., Morgantown. Musicians guidelines at www.facebook.com/ChristianOpenMic/info or call 717-354-6804. Listeners welcome. No admission.
HONEY BROOK COMMUNITY LIBRARY
Chatty Crafters: Every Thursday 7 to 9 P.M. Join us to crochet, knit, cross stitch, color, craft, and chat. Bring your own supplies and have fun with others while completing your personal projects. Any kind of craft making is welcome. Come to learn or teach or share techniques and talents.
Story Time with Miss Jennifer: songs, stories, and crafts Wednesdays and Thursdays, through Feb. 28 at 10 a.m. Best suited for preschool ages 2 to 5, but all ages are welcome.
Mystery Book Club: third Tuesdays 1 p.m. Stop in at the library to pick up a reading list. For questions call 610-273-3303 or email email@example.com
Sewing with Ms. Nancy: Wednesdays 6:30 to 8 p.m. Ms. Nancy will help you with basic sewing skills or chose a pattern or project from the Library’s many sewing books. We have five sewing machines at the library or bring your own. For more information call 610-273-3303 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Writing Club: Do you like to write? Need inspiration or to make time to write? Join us on the second Saturday each month from 3 to 4 p.m. Come sit, chat, and brain storm with other writers. Registration is required. Contact the library at 610-273-3303 or email email@example.com.
YA for Adults Book Club: reading and discussing Young Adult Books also known as “YA”. This is for age 18 and older. Meets the 2nd Thursday of month 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. Stop in at the library and pick a flyer with Book Club Dates & YA Books selections. For more information or to register, call 610-273-3303 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
VILLAGE LIBRARY, MORGANTOWN
Lego Club: 1st and 3rd Saturday at 9 a.m. For grades K-8.
Yoga: Intro Wed. 8:30 a.m., Intermediate Friday 8:30 a.m. There is a charge, bring mat.
Pinochle Card Club: 12 to 6 p.m. Wednesdays except 3rd. Call Carolyn 610-779-2908.
Story Adventures: Wednesdays and Thursdays at 10 a.m. for preschool aged children.
Lap Sits: Tuesdays at 9:30 a.m. for ages Birth to 2/3.
Movie Night: Last Friday of the month at 6:30 p.m. (contact library for movie being shown).
Twin Valley Senior Citizens Monthly Meetings: 3rd Wednesday 1 p.m. at Morgantown Library. Various speakers and programs scheduled each meeting. 610-858-2458.
EASTERN LANCASTER COUNTY LIBRARY
Registration: required for programs. Call 717-354-0525 or visit www.elancolibrary.org.
Friday Frolic for Toddlers: 10:30 a.m. (For walking toddlers ages 1-3 with a caregiver)
Preschool Story Time: For ages 3-5 with a caregiver. Tuesdays at 10:30 a.m.
Teen Tuesdays: 3 to 5 p.m. Teens are invited to chill out, hang out and geek out. Check our online calendar for weekly activities. (Grades 7-12) Stay & Play: Fridays at 11:15 a.m. Approximately 15 minutes after toddler story time ends, we’ll get out the toys. Chat with other parents and caregivers while the kids play. (Ages 1-3 with a caregiver)
Pro-Act Family Education Program Classes: gather information and resources needed to help a loved one struggling with addiction. Classes first three Wednesdays of every month, 7-9 p.m. in West Chester. Must register. Call Pro-Act Advocacy line, 800-221-6333. Visit www.proact.org.
TWIN VALLEY COMMUNITY EDUCATION FOUNDATION
Full Body Toning (Aerobics) Class: Tuesdays and Thursdays at 5:45pm or 6:45pm at the TVEC Gym. Join anytime. Low impact aerobics with light strength training. Sign up at tvcef.org or call 610-972-0771.
Zumba: Mondays and Wednesdays at 6:30 to 7:30pm at TVHS. Easy to follow Latin-inspired dance moves. Sign up at tvcef.org or call 610-972-0771.
Drawing Class with Amy Schade: Wednesdays at 6:30 to 8:30pm at TVHS. Develop your drawing skills, observation skills, learn new techniques and explore your personal style. Sign up at tvcef.org or call 610-972-0771.