Nov 9th – Appetite for Books Fundraiser for Penn Wynne Library

The Penn Wynne Library Association invites you to our 3rd annual celebration, “Appetite for Books.” Join us for an evening of fine wines, decadent desserts, raffle prizes, and live music.

This exciting event will be held Thursday, November 9, 2017 from 7-9pm at the Merion Tribute House located at 625 Hazelhurst Ave., Merion Station, PA, 19066.

Tickets for the event are $35 in advance, $40 at the door.

To register, please send a check payable to:
Penn Wynne Library Association
attn: Appetite for Books
130 Overbrook Parkway
Wynnewood, PA 19096

Source: (95) Appetite for Books Fundraiser for Penn Wynne Library

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Nov 16th – A Nighttime History Hike: Odd Stories of West Laurel Hill

Learn about West Laurel Hill’s history, visit sites of famous notables, and hear tales with a spooky twist – from a 19th century cult leader to the drastic measures Charles Goldbeck took to make sure he wasn’t buried alive and more!

Children 13 years and older welcome. Refreshments included. Dress warmly and meet at the Conservatory. Proceeds from the event benefit the Lower Merion Conservancy!

Thursday, November 16 at 6 PM – 8 PM
West Laurel Hill Cemetery and Funeral Home
225 Belmont Ave, Bala Cynwyd, Pennsylvania 19004

Click here for more information

Oct 21st – The Narberth Ghost Walk & Halloween Social

Don’t miss your chance to experience the thrills and frights of Narberth. Terrifying guides will lead you in a nighttime walk featuring ghostly stories told by Narberth luminaries. Includes admission to the Civic Association Halloween Social, with spooky treats and devilishly good drinks.

Childcare available and provided by Narberth’s own Great Expectations Together.

Not for children under 10. Spaces are limited.

Saturday, October 21 at 6 PM – 9 PM
80 Windsor Ave, Narberth, PA 19072

Reserve yours today.Event Details: https://narberthcivic.org/ghostwalk-2/

 

Montco Free Senior Services -New Horizons Senior Center

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New Horizons Senior Center has available for seniors in the area!

(1) Full-course daily lunch, Monday through Friday at Noon. The meals are catered by Betty the Caterer and are available for a “suggested donation” of $2.00 for those 60 and older. The donation is returned to Montgomery County and put back into the program.

(2) Free door-to-door grocery shopping assistance! Every Wednesday morning the LMT Township bus works with us to pick up seniors at their home, take them shopping, and help them with their bags back to their front door!

(3) Support Groups – A ‘Caregiver’s Support Group’, ‘Full Circle’ which is a post-retirement support group to help you find purpose and ways to use your newfound free time, and ‘Transitions & Changes’ which supports you through all of life’s surprises – grief, moving, all kinds of loss, retiring, etc.

(4) FREE private counseling with an LCSW, by appointment.

Please share with your neighbors who might need us!

Smart 911 – Save a Life

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Montgomery County residents should sign up for Smart911. It is a free service that residents can use to provide information they want first responders to have in the event of an emergency – like how many pets you have or if someone in the home has a disability and needs special assistance. If a 911 call is received from the phone number in the profile, the profile will automatically be displayed to the 911 call taker. Your information in the profile can ONLY be accessed by the call taker if a 911 call is placed from the registered phone number. Register today. It could save a life! www.smart911.com.

Oct 22nd – Funky Brunch & Market at The Ardmore Music Hall

Funky Brunch & Market at The Ardmore Music Hall

Local Vendors, Local Music, Beer, & BrunchFeaturing music from the Whiskeyhickon Boys and Waiting On Mongo!

11 AM – 4 PM clock
Sunday, October 22 at 11 AM – 4 PM
The Ardmore Music Hall
23 E Lancaster Ave, Ardmore, Pennsylvania 19003

Free event!

Interested in vending? Apply here: https://goo.gl/forms/XZJjMDzVAYufddYj2

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Oct 14th Stormwater Runoff 5k Trail Run

A beautiful and challenging 5K trail run through the hills and valleys of Rolling Hill Park, a 103-acre historic park in Gladwyne.

Saturday, October 14 at 9 AM – 12 PM
Lower Merion Conservancy
1301 Rose Glen Rd, Gladwyne, Pennsylvania 19035

The trail meanders along scenic Mill Creek past stone mill ruins, over steep inclines and through open meadows before winding its way back to Flat Rock Park along the Schuylkill River.Regular

Registration:Members: $30

Non-Members: $25

Team (4-6 people):$120

Race Day (10/14):

Members & Non-Members: $40

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Oct 7th – Birding & Bagels: Fall Migration Frenzy

As the cold weather settles in, the birds heads out! Journey with Riverbend and the Valley Forge Audubon Society to some of Riverbend’s best birding spots in search of resident birds as well as the birds stopping through as they travel south to their wintering grounds.Walks are open to all ages and are held at Riverbend Environmental Education Center.

Saturday, October 7 at 9 AM – 10:30 AM
Riverbend Environmental Education Center
1950 Spring Mill Rd, Gladwyne, Pennsylvania 19035

To reserve your spot, rsvp info@riverbendeec.org.

Important note: For all walks, dress for the weather and bring binoculars. A limited number of binoculars will be available for shared use.

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Sept 17th – Touch a Truck Fundraiser for Penn Wynne Library

This event takes place in the township lot directly behind the library. Please note that this lot will be closed from Saturday evening until the conclusion of this event.

*Kids can explore police vehicles, a fire truck, a small excavator, and MORE! There will also be raffle tickets for sale and an ice cream truck with sweet treats for sale–proceeds go to the library.

Entry is $5 per child, with a $10 max total for families (though of course, anything you’d like to give above that is very much appreciated.)

Cash only.

The library will be open for restroom use only. There will be no library business conducted during this event.This program is being presented by the Penn Wynne Library Board.

Source: (122) Touch a Truck Fundraiser for Penn Wynne Library