Submit events about 10 days in advance of publication date to firstname.lastname@example.org. Note Tri County Record Calendar.
Neighbors: 9:15 to 11 a.m. at Conestoga Mennonite Church, 2779 Main St., Morgantown. Sharon Caughill will be sharing on "Being Missional Here, Blessing Missionaries There." All are welcome.
Community Dinner: 5:30 to 7 p.m., St. Peter UCC, Route 23, Knauertown. The public is invited to stop in and enjoy food and fellowship. Free will offering. 610-469-9690
Designer Bag Bingo: doors open at noon, Bingo starts at 1 p.m. Held at Grill Fire Co., 739 Mountain View Rd Reading. Proceeds benefit Special Olympics PA. Tickets for sale. 20 regular games, 2 specials and 1 jackpot. Refreshments available. For tickets contact Don at 484-345-0546 or email email@example.com.
Living with Loss Support Group: 10-11 a.m. in Board Room at Garden Spot Village, 433 S. Kinzer Ave., New Holland. Herb Landis, who specializes in grief, will provide input before showing the film, “Death Valley: A Love Story.” Discussion following film. Free and open to public. Call Jenny Snyder at 717-355-6259, or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
April 4, 5 & 6
Twin Valley Elementary Center Annual Used Book Sale: April 4 from 5 to 7 p.m., April 5 from 5 to 7 p.m., and April 6 from 9 a.m. to noon. Saturday features a $5 Bag of books sale (bring your own bag). Raises money for TVEC PIE and benefits TVEC students and teachers. Paperback and hardback books for children and adults, DVDs, CDs, cookbooks, puzzles and audio books. Donation bins at Twin Valley Elementary Center main lobby, Auntie Anne’s in Walmart, Elverson Fitness Center, and Robeson Lutheran Preschool. Drop off at Twin Valley Elementary Center LGI room on March 29 from 6 to 8 p.m. and April 1 from 6 to 8 p.m.
Birdsboro Contra Dance: 7:30 to 10:30 p.m. at Birdsboro Community Memorial Center, 201 E. Main St., Birdsboro. Beginner instruction at 7 p.m. Caller is Janine Smith with music by Raise the Roof. Admission charged. Wear clean
soft-soled shoes to protect the floor. www.birdsborocontra.org
Indoor flea market/garage sale: 6:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. in Veteran's Hall of War Memorial Building, 54 W. Main St., Leola. Crafts, toys, period jewelry, socks, cleaning and paper products, books, scarves, coins and collectibles, gift items, seasonal arrangements, Easter items, tools, candy, and traditional flea market bargains. No admission charge. Parking in rear. Refreshments for sale. Proceeds support the maintenance of the War Memorial Building. Call ULTWMA at 717-656-6154 or email@example.com.
All-You-Can-Eat Breakfast Buffet: 7 a.m.to 11 a.m. at Geigertown Fire Company, 3433 Hay Creek Road, Robeson Township. All proceeds benefit the fire company. geigertownfireco.com or 610-286-6481
Caregiver’s Support Group: 10 a.m. in the Concord Room at Garden Spot Village, 433 S. Kinzer, Ave., New Holland. Support group for family caregivers of persons with dementia. Presentation “Caring for the Hospice Patient with a Dementia Diagnosis” by Joan Groh, Hospice and Community Care. Upon advance request, free respite care available if enrolled in Garden Spot Village Adult Day Services. For first time attendees, call Marcia Parsons at 717-355-6239, or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Elverson Gardem Club meeting: 7 p.m. at Crow's Nest Preserve, 201 Piersol Road, Elverson. Robert Sprague, an orchid enthusiast, will teach members and guests about the basics of growing orchids. The monthly artistic competition will be to create a spring themed floral design. New members encouraged to join. Anyone interested in horticulture or flower arranging is invited to attend a meeting. Follow on Facebook. Call Linda Horner 610-286-9184 or email@example.com.
Essential Tremor Support Group: 10-11 a.m. in the Board Room at Garden Spot Village, 433 S. Kinzer Ave., New Holland. Elaine Ostrum, Pathways Center, will present “Grieving What I’ve Lost/Celebrating What I Still Have: Adjusting to Difficult Diagnoses.” Free and open to the public. Call Sherilyn Lapp at 717-355-6264, or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Low Vision Support Group: 3 p.m. in the Garden Towers at Garden Spot Village, 433 S. Kinzer Ave., New Holland. Dr. Jonathan Andrews, Optometric Associates, will share on the topic, “Dry Eye Syndrome.” Free and open to the public. Call Mary Beth Villafane at 717-355-6010.
Richard Amoroso & Asaki Nakagawa Concert: 7 p.m., Garden Spot Village Chapel, 433 S. Kinzer Ave., New Holland. Saturday Evening Concert Series concludes with performance by cellist Richard Amoroso and pianist Asaki Nakagawa, who will perform with the Philadelphia Orchestra. Free and open to the public. Donations accepted.
Parkinson’s Support Group: 2-3 p.m. in the Garden Towers at Garden Spot Village, 433 S. Kinzer Ave., New Holland. Note new location. This month the group will split between caregivers and people with Parkinson’s for an open, informal time of sharing and support. Free support group is open to all with Parkinson’s and their caregivers, family and friends. Call Sherilyn Lapp at 717-355-6264, or email email@example.com.
Free Yoga Classes: 3 to 4 p.m. on Sundays at Living God Lutheran Church, 3200 Horseshoe Pike, Honey Brook. Easy and gentle beginner yoga sessions offered now through April 7. Wear appropriate exercise gear and bring own mat. Bring a non-perishable food item to donate to food banks. 610-273-9383, firstname.lastname@example.org.
Free Line Dancing Lessons: 6 to 8 p.m. on Sundays at Living God Lutheran Church, 3200 Horseshoe Pike, Honey Brook. Now through April 7. Lessons are designed for beginner/novice dancers. Will do some more advanced dances also. Wear comfortable clothing and shoes. Children welcome. Bring a non-perishable food item to donate to food banks. 610-273-9383, email@example.com
Zumba: Mt. Zion United Methodist Church, 753 Mt. Zion Rd., Narvon, Saturday mornings 9:30 a.m. through March 30. Contact firstname.lastname@example.org 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, email@example.com. 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
Raise A Reader: Join Miss Melissa at the Honey Brook Community Library on Fridays March 29, April 5 & 12 at 10 a.m. Program is for children 0-36 months. Rhymes, fingerplays, music, and lots of books. Limited to 15 children and their caregiver. For more information or to register, call 610-273-3303 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
“Play K”: preparing for Kindergarten at Honey Brook Community Library on Mondays at 10 a.m. from April 8 – May 13. This program is for 4 or 5 year olds to help them get ready to start Kindergarten. There will be time for the parent to work on skills one on one with your child using our “Play K” interactive toys. Parent/child will commit to the 6 week session. Limited to 10 children. Register is required. Call the library at 610-273-3303 or email email@example.com.
March 28: 6 p.m. Longwood Gardens Read at the Honey Brook Community Library. Join us for a book discussion “Seed Talk” featuring the book The Triumph of Seeds by Thor Hanson. To register call the library at 610-273-3303 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Environmental Kids Club: Thursdays at 6 p.m. on April 18, & May 16 for grades K-5th at the Honey Brook Community Library. Registration required. For questions call 610-273-3303 or email email@example.com.
Sewing with Ms. Nancy: Wednesdays 6:30-8 p.m. at the Honey Brook Library. 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.
Chatty Crafters: Thursdays 7 to 9 p.m. at the Honey Brook Library. Join us weekly for our knitting, crocheting, and needlepoint crafts program. Bring your own supplies. For more information call 610-273-3303 or email email@example.com.
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.
BERKS PHOTOGRAPHIC SOCIETY
40 N Noble St., Reading, www.berkscamera.org
Meet fellow photographers of all skills levels getting together to share ideas and skills.
April 1: "April Fool’s Photos," Pictures that aren’t what they appear to be! 7:30 to 9:30 p.m. Free.
April 8: Members monthly photo competition. Assigned subject: Prints from digital or film. 7:30 to 9:30 p.m. Free.
April 15: "Members' Passion," an evening of presentations by club members. Topics vary and are what the presenting members are photographically passionate about or are currently working on. 7:30 to 9:30 p.m. Free.
April 22: Question & Answer session with a panel of club members. An open forum to ask the photography questions that have been keeping you awake nights. 7:30 to 9:30 p.m. Free.
April 29: Spring Scavenger Hunt Judging 7:30 to 9:30 p.m. Free
May 3, 4, 5: Dynamic Images Photo Conference at the Crowne Plaza Hotel, Reading. Visit www.dynamicimagesconference.org for the schedule and registration.