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Area events

Nov. 15West Caln Historical Society: will hold a meeting on Tuesday, Nov. 15 at 7 p.m. at the West Caln Township Administration Bldg.,721 W. Kings Hwy, Wagontown. The subject will be the Battle of the Brandywine. The speaker will be Bruce Mowday, historian, newspaper reporter, author of such books as: “Along the Brandywine (Postcard),”and “West Chester 6 Walking Tours.” The meeting is free and open to the public.

Nov. 18Community Dinner: St. Peter UCC, Route 23, Knauertown, 5:30 to 7 p.m. We will celebrate with a traditional Thanksgiving dinner. The public is invited. 610-469-9690 or 610-913-7717.

Nov. 19Holiday Christmas Bazaar and Craft Show: Morgantown Community Church from 8 a.m.-2 p.m. at 4221 Main St. Elverson, PA 19520. Vendor spaces available. Contact Theresa at 610-914-1246 or email at mccchristmasbazaar@gmail.com Food, prayer teams, and community resources like Teen Challenge will also be there. http://morgantowncommunitychurch.org

Concert: The public is invited to a performance by Doug Wimer, organist, at Garden Spot Village on Saturday, Nov. 19, at 7 p.m. Wimer, who received a Master’s degree in music for Organ Performance from Westminster Choir College in Princeton, New Jersey, is the President of Buch Organs located in Ephrata. All concerts begin at 7 p.m. in the chapel at Garden Spot Village, 433 S. Kinzer Ave., New Holland. The concerts are free and open to the public. Donations will be accepted at the door. For more information, call 717-355-6000.

Nov. 20The Daniel Boone Homestead: will be hosting a lecture about Pennsylvania on Sunday, Nov 20 at 2 p.m. You will hear about the different types, styles and architecture of barns in Pennsylvania. This event will be held at the DeTurk Education Center. Donation only. Refreshments will be provided.

Nov. 24Elverson Fitness Club: will be open special hours Thanksgiving morning from 7 a.m. to noon. Bring yourself and your whole family to Boot Camp and Spin while your turkey is in the oven and before Thanksgiving football games start. Both classes begin at 9 a.m. Friday morning, join us for a Burn the Bird Event geared towards working off that Thanksgiving feast. We offer a Burning Boot Camp at 8 a.m., RPM Spin at 9 a.m. and Zumba at 9:15 a.m. For those who have never been here before, your first visit is always FREE. Granola bars and water bottles will be provided after these workouts. Elverson Fitness Club is open daily and is a full service fitness facility located at 51 South Pine Street, Elverson. For more Information please call 610-901-3373.

Nov. 28The Parkinson’s Support Group: at Garden Spot Village meets Monday, Nov. 28, from 2 p.m. until 3 p.m. in the Theater at Garden Spot Village, 433 S. Kinzer Ave., New Holland, and will host a special presentation on “Medications and Parkinson’s Disease.”

Nov. 30Symphony duscussion: Rusty Banks, composer and guitar instructor at Millersville University, will discuss the next concert of the Reading Symphony orchestra which features world-renowned guitarist Jason Vieaux. Banks will lead the discussion Wednesday, Nov. 30, at the Highlands of Wyomissing beginning at 7:30 p.m. The lecture is sponsored by Penn State Berks and the symphony League. The concert performance Saturday Dec. 3 will also feature works by Brahms and Dvorak.

Dec. 2-3Howliday events: Furry Friday at The Humane Society of Berks County on Friday, Dec. 2, then visit Santa Paws at The Humane Society of Berks County and The Humane League of Lancaster County on Saturday, Dec. 3 from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. for a Howliday Open House that is sure to please pets and humans alike. Santa Paws will be visiting the shelters from noon to 4 p.m. to take photographs with families and their furbabies. Visit The Humane Society of Berks County at 1801 N. 11th Street in Reading, or The Humane League of Lancaster County at 2195 Lincoln Highway East in Lancaster.

Ongoing & Upcoming

Teen Outdoor Adventure Club: Meetings 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.

Good News Club for children: meets every Thursday after school at Twin Valley Elementary Center. The children will enjoy games, singing, Bible stories and verses. The club is free and all students are welcome.

Lighten Up with Yoga: One hour all level 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) at The Torch: A weight loss support group meets Tuesdays 8:45-10 a.m. Torch Community Center at Clock Tower Plaza, Morgantown. 610-286-6748

TOPS (Take Off Pounds Sensibly) at Tel Hai: A weight-loss support group meets Thursdays at Tel Hai Retirement Community’s Garrett Center, weigh-in 5:30 to 6 p.m. and meeting starts at 6 p.m. First meeting is free. 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, pastor@honeybrookpres.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.

Zumba: Thursdays 6:30 p.m. at Mt. Zion United Methodist Church, 753 Mt. Zion Rd., Narvon. dliptock@yahoo.com.

Honey Brook Support Group: A group for parents and family members who have a loved one struggling with a substance use disorder. We meet the first and third Tuesday of every month, 6:30 to 8 p.m. at Honey Brook Presbyterian Church, 4331 Horseshoe Pike (Route 322), Honey Brook. Contact Jeanne S. at Jeanne.1105@yahoo.com and Alice H. at ahoran286@gmail.com.

Public Trap Shoots at Elverson Gun Club: Every Tuesday night at 5 p.m. Ladies, inexperienced and younger shooters encouraged to join the fun. Also held Jan.- Nov. third Sunday of each month. Starting time, noon. This year, we celebrate our 75th anniversary. For more info, call Jim Siegel at 610-827-9251 or e-mail JRSSW@msn.com.

Honey Brook Community LibraryFor program registration/questions, contact 610-273-3303 or e-mail jspade@ccls.org.

Story Time with Miss Jennifer: Enjoy songs, stories, and crafts at the Honey Brook Library on Wednesdays and Thursdays, Nov. 16, 17 and 30 and Dec. 1 at 10 a.m. No Story Time the week of Thanksgiving. Best suited for preschool ages 2 -5, but all ages are welcome. For more info contact the Library at 610-273-3303 or email jspade@ccls.org.

Elves Night Out: Honey Brook Community Library’s annual “Elves Night Out” on Friday, Dec. 2 at 7 p.m. Join us for Christmas stories and make and take crafts. All ages are welcome and registration is required. For more information call the Library at 610-273-3303 or email jspade@ccls.org.

Mystery Book Club: third Tuesday of each month at 1 p.m. for our Mystery Book Club. Stop in at the library to pick up a reading list. For questions call 610-273-3303 or email jspade@ccls.org

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. 610-273-3303 or email jspade@ccls.org.

Knitting & Crocheting Club: Thursdays 7 – 9 p.m. at the Honey Brook Library. Join us for this year round for our knitting, crocheting, and needlepoint crafts program. Bring your own supplies. For more information call 610-273-3303 or email jspade@ccls.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/Housie: 12 to 6 p.m. Wednesdays except 3rd. Call Rick at 610-286-6492.

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).

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: Here you will gather information and resources needed to help a loved one struggling with addiction. Classes are held the first three Wednesdays of every month, from 7-9 p.m. in West Chester. Must register prior to attending. Call the Pro-Act Advocacy line for more information, 800-221-6333. Visit www.proact.org.

Honey Brook Fire Company Turkey Raffle: Nov. 19. Doors open at 6 p.m.

Twin Valley Senior CitizensMonthly Meetings: are the 3rd Wednesday of the month, at 1 p.m. at the Morgantown Library. Various speakers and programs scheduled each meeting. Please join us. Call 610-858-2458.

Good News Club: Children are invited to come to Good News Club meeting every Thursday after school at Twin Valley Elementary Center. The children will enjoy games, singing, Bible stories and verses. The club is free and all students are welcome.

Twin Valley Community Education Foundation

Full Body Toning (Aerobics) Class: Tuesdays and Thursdays at 5:45 p.m. or 6:45 p.m. at the TVEC Gym. This class utilizes low impact aerobics with light strength training and toning/floor work followed by cool-down and stretch segment. Sign up at tvcef.org or call 610-972-0771.

Zumba!, Mondays and Wednesdays: at 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. at TVHS. You’ll learn easy to follow Latin-inspired dance moves. You’ll have a blast with this calorie-burning dance fitness. Sign up at tvcef.org or call 610-972-0771.

Hatha Yoga: with Geraldine Guzman, Thursdays at 7 p.m. at TVHS. This class is easy to learn and is considered basic yoga. Bring your own mat. Sign up at tvcef.org or call 610-972-0771.

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