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Aug. 31

Community Dinner: St. Peter UCC, Route 23, Knauertown, 5:30 to 7 p.m. The public is invited to stop in and enjoy food and fellowship. Free will offering. 610-913-7717

Sept. 1

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 Sue Gola with music by Ladies in the Parlor. Admission charged. Wear clean soft-soled shoes to protect the floor. www.birdsborocontra.org

Sept. 2

All-You-Can-Eat Breakfast Buffet: 7 t0 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 for more information.

Sept. 8

OneRunTogether’s Hard to the Core 5K Orchard Mud Run: 8:30 a.m. at Weavers Orchard, Morgantown. Run through fruit trees, vineyard, Christmas tree farm, mud holes, hay bale obstacles, and more. Families welcome. Profits local cancer patients in need. www.oneruntogether.org or 484-844-1249.

Sept. 8

Rain Barrel Make-and-Take Workshop: 1 to 3 p.m., Satoyama Homestead, 271 Laurel Road in Elverson. Learn about stormwater management, and make a 50-gallon rain barrel. A $40 material fee applies. Space is limited. Learn more and register at satoyamahs.org.

Sept. 8

Indoor/Outdoor Flea Market: St. Peter UCC, Route 23, Knauertown, 7 a.m. to 1 p.m. Space is available inside or outside (weather permitting), for a nominal fee. Inside Detterline Hall there is limited table availability. Breakfast and lunch will be served. For more information, or to donate items, call 610-913-7717.

Sept. 9

Catch the Spirit Festival: noon to 3 p.m., St. Mark’s Lutheran Church, 5 Brooke Manor, Birdsboro. Blue Grass music by Mike and Linda Hertzog will begin at 12:30 p.m. with a hymn sing along. Games, Dunk tank, Moon Bounce, professional face painting, food. Animal Rescue League will be in attendance with rescue pet opportunities. Chicken Dinners by Boyer’s Market and Catering in Amity. Chicken dinner presale tickets until Aug. 20 by calling the church at 610-582-8167 or contacting secretary@stmarkbirdsboro.org.

Sept. 11

Flag Retirement Ceremony: 6:30 p.m. at War Memorial Building, 54 W. Main St., Leola. Held by Leola Veterans’ Memorial and Troop 83, Boy Scouts of America. Includes lowering of a worn U.S. flag and raising of its replacement. The retired flag will be divided into its individual components, with a ceremonial reading by Boy Scouts from Troop 83. Following the ceremony, flags will be burned in a dignified manner. Collection boxes have been placed at various businesses in Lancaster and Leola area for community members to place worn or tattered flags for ceremonial retirement. Places include the Achenbach’s Bakery, Royer Pharmacy, Smoketown Restaurant, Gracie’s On Main, and the Park City Diner. Public is invited to attend. 717-656-6154 or email ultwma@gmail.com

Sept. 16

Roller Derby - Garden State vs. Reading Derby Girls: at Skateaway, 2275 Lancaster Pike, Shillington. Family friendly. Doors open 6:30 p.m., First Whistle at 7 p.m. https://www.facebook.com/events/655892124784252/

Sept. 18

West Caln Historical Society meeting: 7 p.m., West Caln Municipal Bldg., 721 W. Kings Hwy., Wagontown. Subject is History of Banjo in Mummers Parade. Speaker will be Matt Bochanski “Banjo Matt.” Open and free to public, and all are welcome and invited.

Sept. 22

8th Annual Honey Festival: 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. (rain or shine) held indoors, Cedarville United Methodist Church, 1092 Laurelwood Road, Pottstown. Learn about plants that attract bees and about harmful pesticides, view live bees, visit with the 2018 Pa Honey Queen, kids’ activities, local produce for purchase. www.cedarvilleumc.org, 610-326-4173

Sept. 28

Community Dinner: St. Peter UCC, Route 23, Knauertown, 5:30 to 7 p.m. The public is invited to stop in and enjoy food and fellowship. Free will offering. 610-913-7717

Ongoing

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, 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.

Honey Brook Community Library

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

Chess Club: 2nd Saturday 2 p.m. for a 30 minute lesson followed by a 30 minute game. For ages 5 and through adult. All level of players welcome. To register, 610-273-3303 or email jspade@ccls.org

YA for Adults Book Club: reading and discussing Young Adult Books also known as “YA”. For age 18 and older, meets 2nd Thursdays 6:30-7:30 pm at the library. Pick a flyer with Book Club Dates & YA Books selections. For more information or to register, 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 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.

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