Thursday Sept 20Â€¢Homeschool Storyhour will be hosted at the Michener Library. This program for first through third graders will be held every first and third Thursdays from 10:15 to 11:15 a.m. Parents can register their children for September 20 at the library or be calling 215-536-3306 ext. 1.
Friday Sept 21
Â€¢Senior Center Dance The basement of Trinity Lutheran Church will have the senior center dance from 7:30 p.m. to 10:30 p.m. Come and see The Music Masters, enjoy free refreshments. Call the center for pricing and more information 215-536-3066.
Saturday Sept 22
Â€¢Faith, Family and Friends Thank You Block Party from the corner of Braithwaite and Hickory to 76 Braithwaite Lane. Face painting, snacks, music and fun will take place from 12:00 to 4:00 PM, rain or shine. As a thank you and as an attempt to begin our journey back home, we invite you all. If you would like to represent a fire company, or other programs at this event, please write to us at firstname.lastname@example.org and we will try to include you. We encourage this event as a community educational opportunity.
Â€¢Quakertown Historic District
Join Heritage Conservancy's
Historic Preservation Specialist, David Kimmerly, as he discusses the Quakertown Historic District from10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. at the Michener Library. The district includes approximately 1,450 properties in the borough, and it has been nominated to the National Register of Historic Places. A one hour PowerPoint presentation will cover what the National Register is and how Quakertown qualifies for the register. More importantly, the presentation will explain the impact of the designation on the property owner, the funding and incentives that are available, and will include a detailed history and architectural analysis of the historic district. At the conclusion of the presentation, attendees will be invited to join Mr. Kimmerly on a 45-minute walking tour of Quakertown's downtown area, providing new understanding of Quakertown's architectural diversity and the importance of preserving these unique buildings through listing on the National Register of Historic Places. For registration, please call the Library Reference Desk, 215-536-6606, ext. 1. The event is free to the Public.
Â€¢Broadside Film Society The September film will be "Walkabout." On Saturday, September 22, at 7:30 p.m. as always, at the beautiful Historic Train Station in Quakertown. Filmed in 1971, it provides an artful insight into Australian Aboriginal culture and a cross-cultural look at "coming of age." See you all at the next film!
Tuesday Sept 25
Â€¢VFW Family Fun Night John Rivers Memorial VFW Post 11322 will be hosting a Family Fun Night at the Quakertown Friendly's on September 25 from 5:00 to 8:00 p.m. A part of the proceeds will go towards the Veterans of Foreign Wars.
Â€¢League of Women Voters of Bucks County will be hosting their inaugural meeting of the Upper Bucks Unit on September 25 at the Michener Library in Quakertown. The meeting begins at 7:00 p.m.. The meeting will focus on the League's study of immigration. For more information contact Kathleen Saunders 215-340-9958.