Friday, Sept. 5-Sunday, Sept. 7HAY CREEK FESTIVAL - Joanna Furnace Friday - Sunday - 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. daily (shuttle runs 7 a.m. to 6 p.m.) Hay Creek Festival - 32nd Annual Celebration of Early American Life at Historic Joanna Furnace, located 3 miles North of Morgantown on Rt. 10. A one-of-a-kind historical adventure with Traditional Crafts, Home Crafts, Living History Presentations, Walking Tours, Childrens Activities, Civil War Interpretation, Antique Cars, Tractors and Engines, Traditional Music and Great Food. Admission charged, visit website for discount admission coupon. Joanna Furnace, Geigertown 610-286-0388 www.haycreek.org

Saturday, Sept. 6 5-8 p.m.

SHRIMP AND STEAK NIGHT Monarch Fire Co. Shrimp and Steak Night will be Sept. 6. Public invited Pennsylvania Avenue, Monocacy Station. For more information, call 610-385-3310.

Through Sunday, Sept. 7

EXHIBIT Reading Public Museum presents "Offspring of the Winds - The Horse in Art and Imagination" Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday & Saturday 11 a.m. - 5 p.m., Friday 11 a.m. - 8 p.m., Sunday 12 noon - 5 p.m. - Offspring of the Winds-The Horse in Art and Imagination. For over 3,000 years the horse and its imagery have been prominently associated with the arts. Adults $7, Seniors $5, Children (ages 5 to 17) $5, Members free Reading Public Museum, West Reading 610-371-5850 www.readingpublicmuseum.org

Wednesday, Sept. 10-Saturday Sept. 13 Carsonia Park Carnival, Byram and Harvey Streets, Pennside Wed., Thurs., and Fri., 6-10 p.m., Sat. 5-10.

Wednesday, Sept. 10, $15-pay one price ride special.

Thurs., Sept. 11, 6-10, $15 pay one price ride special, 7-9 p.m., "Plunge."

Friday, Sept. 12, 7-9 p.m. "LJ Acoustics"

Sat., Sept. 13, 7-9 p.m. Oldies band to be announced, 9 p.m. fireworks Daily events includes rides, food, games and entertainment that is fun for the whole family. The proceeds benefit the community. Call 610-779-5508 or visit www.jtmonline.com/goodtime for more information.

Saturday, Sept. 13 9 a.m.-2 p.m.

FLEA MARKET AND FOOD SALE Grace United Methodist Church, 1112 Union Street, Reading, Pa. The sale will feature soups, baked goods, chili, waffles and ice cream, hot dogs, hoagies, clothes, attic treasures and other good stuff.

Saturday, Sept. 13, 7 a.m-noon

SALE The MOMS Club of Douglassville Children's Clothing and Equipment Sale at St. Paul's UCC Church on Old Swede Road and Rt. 662 will be held. Gently used children clothing, sizes infant to size 16, shoes, high chairs, strollers, play equipment, dvds, books, toys, ect. A portion of the proceeds will be donated to the Daniel Boone Library. w w w. momsclubofdou-glassvillewest.4t.com.

Saturday, Sept. 13, noon

EX-GAMES COMPETITION Exeter Parks and Recreation is sponsoring its second annual "EX Games" competition on Saturday, Sept. 13 at Pineland Skate Park. The competition is for skateboarders, bikers and bladers of any skill level. Registration forms can be downloaded at www.exetertownship.com. For more information, call 610-406-0263.

Sunday, Sept. 14

CHASE FOR CANCER A Benefit Paper Chase for Horse Power for Life www.horsepower-forlife.org, sponsored by the Ludwig's Corner Riding and Driving Club, will be held at Marsh Creek State Park, Glenmoore, PA, Chalfant Road entrance by the old race track. Cost is $20 for riders 12 and over and $15 for riders under 12 and LCR&DC members. Two divisions-Leisurely and Moderate Pace, jumps are optional. 6 ribbons per division, special ribbons for first 100 entries. Teams of one to four riders. Ride out times 10am-1pm. Gate opens at 9:30am. Water on trail. Complimentary refreshments provided. 5-6 mile course. Riders required to wear SEI-ASTM helmets and boots/shoes with heel. Ride to help families living with cancer. Contact Jody (484) 875-9755 or trotmaster@verizon.net.

Send events to editor Heather Tassmer, htassmer@berksmontnews.com, by Friday at noon.

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