Garden Meeting

The Elverson Garden Club will meet June 7 at 7:30 p.m. in the Community Room of the Village Library. Margaret Hudson will present a program on "Hostas and Hellebores."

Radio Meeting

The Pottstown Amateur Radio Club will meet June 7 at 7:15 p.m. at the PECO Energy Limerick Atomic Information Center, 298 Longview Rd., Linfield. For information call 610-948-5891.

Dinner Meeting

The New Holland After 5 Club will meet June 5 at 6:30 p.m. at Yoders Restaurant, Tower Road, New Holland. Cost $10.50.

For reservations call Lisa at 717-445-9562 or Ruth at 717-354-9395.


The Community Homes-choolers will present a lively and humorous drama "Toad's Mad Adventure," an adaptation from "Wind

in the Willows" June 7 and 8 at 7 p.m. at Hopewell Mennonite Church.

Historical Program

The Historical Society of Berks County will present "Antietam Lake and Environs" June 7 at 8:30 a.m. The program includes a continental breakfast with the with the program beginning at 9 a.m. Cost: $1 per member, $2 non members. Tickets may be purchased the morning of the program.

Reading Radio Meeting

Reading Radio Club invites you to their meeting June 8 at 8 p.m. at the Berks County Agricultural Center, County Welfare Road, Bern Twp. For more information call 610-678-8976.

Strawberry Festival

The Honey Brook Presby-terian Church will be holding its annual Strawberry Festival Saturday, June 9 from 4 p.m.-7 p.m. Hot dogs and bbq sandwiches will be available along with strawberries, cake, and ice cream. Donation only. The church is located at 4331 Horseshoe Pike in Honey Brook.

Gospel Music Concert

Goodville Fire Company presents an Outdoor Concert of Gospel Music Sat., June 9 at 7 p.m. featuring Breakthrough & Gospel Harmony. The Fire Hall is located on Rt. 23, two miles east of Shady Maple. Tickets: Adults $7, ($6 advance) Children ages five to 10 half-price and children under age five are free. Call 717-445-4040 for advance tickets or send payment and

self-addressed stamped envelope to Goodville Fire Co., Box 87, Goodville, PA 17528. Bring your lawn chair. Held under tent - rain or shine. Refreshments by Fire Co. Ladies Auxiliary.

Strawberry Festival-II

St. Peter's Lutheran Church will hold a strawberry Festival Saturday, June 9 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the church, 1239 Clover Mill Road, Chester Springs. Featured will be a light lunch, craft tables, games, face painting, strawberry shortcake and ice cream. Rain of shine. For more information call 610-933-9611.

Spaghetti Dinner

The Youth Group of Mt. Zion United Methodist Church, Narvon is holding a Spaghetti Dinner June 9 from 4 p.m. to 7 p.m. Adults $5; childen ages three to10 are $3, under age three, free. Take outs available. The church is located at 753 Mt. Zion Road, Narvon. For more information contact Mary Ann at 717-354-6555.

Strawberry Festival-III

Allegheny United Church of Christ, located at Alleghenyville Rd. & Rt 568, Alleghenyville will hold a Strawberry Festival June 9 from 4 p.m.-8 p.m. Music by the Ringgold Band. Games, good food and lots of strawberries.

Vacation Bible School

School will be held at Mt. Zion United Methodist Church, 753 Mt. Zion Road, Narvon beginning Sunday, June 10 through Thursday, June 14. from 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. for children ages five through sixth grade. The theme is "Jesus to the Rescue."

Nature of Things Program

Wawick County Park will present "Birding for Beginners June 10, 2001 at 1 p.m. by Vincent Smith, birding enthusiast. Meet at Pavilion 1. Free registration is required for all programs by calling 610-469-1916.

Luncheon Meeting

The Women's Referral Network of Chester County will hold its June luncheon meeting June 12 at 11:30 a.m. at J & J Catering in Whiteland Business Park, Exton. Members $12; non-members $17. Reservations must be in by June 8. Contact Barbara at 610-948-5979 or e-Mail

Woman's Meeting

The Honey Brook Wom- an's Club will hold their Installation Dinner at Shady Maple Smorgasbord June 13 at 6:30 p.m. Meet at 6 p.m. at the Honey Brook Borough Hall for a car pool. The next meeting will be held September 12.

Seniors Picnic

The Honey Brook Senior Citizens will hold their annual picnic June 14 at noon at the James Umble Memorial Park on Suplee Road, just off Rt. 322, next to Gateway Baptist Church. Do not bring food unless you signed up or were called. Bring a lawn chair and a funny story to share. Election of officers will be held. In case of rain meet at the Honey Brook Presbyterian Church. The next meeting will be September 13.

Harmony Day Meeting

The meeting will be held Friday, June 16 at Honey Brook Community Library at 7 p.m. Everyone invited. For more information contact Joann at 610-273-7188.

County Park Day

The Friends of Warwick Park County Park Day will be held June 16 from 2 p.m.-9 p.m. Features will include Dick Hahn's Chicken BBQ (advance dinner tickets required), a free summer concert featuring "Quarter Day" at 5:30 p.m., crafts vendors, hayrides and antique cars. For information call 610-469-1916.

Summer Rock

American Legion Auxiliary Post #537 Joanna/Morgan-town presents an Outdoor Summer Rock event featuring "Vu Jade" live. Food, fun, music Sat., June 16 from 3 p.m. to 7 p.m. $15 donation. For tickets call 610-286-9329 or 717-445-0114.

Casino Trip

Twin Valley Football, Inc. will be sponsoring a bus trip to Caesar's Casino in Atlantic City June 16. The bus will depart Twin Valley High School at 8:30 a.m. and return to the school at approximately 7 p.m. The price, $25 per person, includes a hoagie, chips, and soda. Everyone will receive $8 in coins in Atlantic City. To obtain tickets, please call the TV Football hotline 610-913-8444 and leave a message. Your call will be returned.

Meat Bingo

Blue Ball Fire Hall holds a Meat Bingo June 17. Doors open at noon. Refreshments available. Winners receive fresh meat from Shady Maple Farm Market. Tickets are $10 for 20 games of Bingo. For tickets or information contact Mandy at 717-354-4836, or Rhonda at

717-354-4414. Limited seating.

LaLeche League Meeting

The Glenmoore-Elverson LaLeche League will meet June 18 at 10 a.m. at the Forks of the Brandywine Presbyterian Church, Rte. 322, Glenmoore. For more information call 610-913-8514.

Historical Society Meeting

The Historical Society of Salisbury Township will meet June 21 at 7:30 p.m. in the Salisbury Township Building, Rt. 340, White Horse. Featured will be "The Conestoga Wagon." If you love history, you don't want to miss this program given by Tony Trofel, retired schoolteacher and lover of rural, colonial American history. Everyone welcome.


The Honey Brook Fire Company Carnival starts June 23 and is then held June 30, July 7, and July 14. Each night there will be music, and entertainment that starts at 7 p.m. Also available are food, games of chance, bingo, gate prizes nightly, and parking is free. The last night of the carnival there will be $1000. awarded. No pets allowed.

Fraktur Workshop

A Fraktur Workshop will be held Saturday, June 23 from 10 a.m. to noon at the Historical Society of Berks County. Cost $4. ($3 for 1776 Club Members) For more information call Vicky at 610-375-4375.

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