Saturday Oct. 13 and Sunday Oct. 14, noon to 5 p.m. ARTISAN CHEESE & WINE PAIRING Nine wineries along the Berks County Wine Trail will be featured during the first annual event Advance tickets can be purchased at any of the participating wineries for $10. Tickets at the door will cost $12.Saturday, Oct. 13, 10 a.m.
CHILDREN'S HARVEST PARTY
The Colebrookdale Township Recreation Committee has scheduled the event at the Wilcox Farm, Rt. 562. A hayride and corn maze is planned. Township residents are free. Alll guests must call 610-369-1362 to register. Non-residents my pay $6 in advance.
Saturday, Oct. 13, 9 a.m.
5K RUN/TWO-MILE WALK
The Class of 2008 Post Prom Committee is hosting the event, which will begin at Boyertown Jr. High West. A $15 pre-registration fee must be postmarked by October 4. The first 200 entrants will receive a custom designed T-shirt on race day. Registration on race day will cost $20. Awards will be presented to the overall male and female winners, and to the top male and female winners in several age groups. Charlene Wysocki 610-367-8344
Saturday, Oct. 13, noon-3 p.m.
SHEARER'S CHICKEN BARBEQUE DINNER
Ruscombmanor Fire Company/St. John's UCC/Pricetown. Dinner includes 1/2 chicken, potato, roll & apple-sauce. Cost $7.00. Pick-up in the fire company scial hall.
Sunday, Oct. 14, 12:30 p.m.
The fourth annual Boyertown Area Unity Walk will feature the addition of an art gallery, including works from local artists and students. The festivities at Boyertown Junior High West will feature live entertainment. An outdoor cafÃ&Copy; will sell hamburgers, hotdogs and drinks. The walk will begin along Madison Street at 3 p.m.
Sunday, Oct. 14, 2-5 p.m.
OPERA HOUSE EXHIBIT
In connection with the 100th anniversary of the Rhoads Opera
House Fire, the Boyertown Area Historical Society has prepared an exhibit of the fire, its victims and aftermath at 43 South Chestnut Street in Boyertown. The exhibit is free and open to the public. The display will continue specific Sundays through January 2008.
Sunday, Oct. 14, 1 p.m.
The Boyertown Rotary hosts its sixth annual event at the Keystone Fire hall at 1 p.m. Tickets cost $20 in advance and $25 at the door, which will open at noon. The even benefits local
Rotary youth programs, community playground projects, dictionary project, foreign student exchange, Camp Neidig and Student of the Quarter. 610-367-5048.
Saturday, Oct. 20, 7 p.m.
The Boyertown Jaycees annual parade will begin heading north on Madison Street, then continue west on Philadelphia Avenue, south on Reading Avenue, east on Third Street, south on Monroe Street then east on Second Street. For parade information and registration, call 610-754-7871 or e-mail email@example.com. Participants must register by Monday, Oct. 15.
Sunday, Oct. 21, 12 p.m.
The Bechtelsville Community Rod and Gun Club will hold the event at its clubhouse on Lane Road. Flying, standing, and splash boards. Prizes include fresh hams, turkeys, pork loins, sausage, bacon, and cash. Current dues and new memberships will be accepted at the shoot.
Nov. 2 and 3
A holiday bazaar and silent auction will be held Nov. 2 from 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. and Nov. 3 from 10 a.m. to noon at St. Andrew UMC, 611 Swamp Creek Road, New Berlinville. Silent auction all day Friday. Winners announced at conclusion. Lunch served 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Roast beef buffet from 4 to 7 p.m. Saturday breakfast buffet from 7 a.m. to noon. Crafts, country store, white elephant, deli, baked goods. 610-367-7043.
Saturday, Nov. 3, 9 a.m.-3 p.m.
HOLIDAY CRAFT SHOW
The New Hanover Township Fire and Rescue Company No. 1, Swamp Pike, hosts the event. Homemade beef vegetable soup, crafts, lots of vendors, bake table and other refreshments. John Wayer 610-323-2358.