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Warwick Township Holiday Event 11:00 am
Warwick Township Holiday Event @ Community Park
Dec 1 @ 11:00 am
Until 1:00pm. Join Warwick Township for some Holiday Fun! 
Luminaria Stroll 5:00 pm
Luminaria Stroll @ Peace Valley Nature Center
Dec 1 @ 5:00 pm
Until 7:00 pm. (Foul Weather Date December 8). Take in the glow of the season. Join us in this ancient tradition of celebration. Stroll our meandering trails following the flickering lights. After the walk join us inside the Solar Building...
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Bingo 1:00 pm
Bingo @ Central Bucks Activity Center
Dec 3 @ 1:00 pm
Cost: $1 per card. Snacks included.
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Foundations Community Partnership invites educators, counselors, parents, and mental health professionals to attend its fall workshop, “Girls with Autism: Social Perception, Language, and Camouflaging” 8:30 am
Foundations Community Partnership invites educators, counselors, parents, and mental health professionals to attend its fall workshop, “Girls with Autism: Social Perception, Language, and Camouflaging” @ Doylestown Health & Wellness Center Auditorium
Dec 5 @ 8:30 am
Until noon. Julia Parish-Morris, Ph.D., Research Assistant Professor of Psychology, Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania will address recent studies of social perception, language, and camouflaging in girls with ASD and discuss implications for diagnosis and treatment...
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Hear the sounds of the holidays at the Retired Persons Luncheon 1:00 pm
Hear the sounds of the holidays at the Retired Persons Luncheon @ Neshaminy-Warwick Presbyterian Church
Dec 6 @ 1:00 pm
The William Tennent Madrigal Singers will perform. This program is open to the public. For more info call Dorothy Smith at 215-896-9923 or 215-343-1142.
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Free Breakfast Class to Meet Dr. Bizzaro & Staff 9:00 am
Free Breakfast Class to Meet Dr. Bizzaro & Staff @ Paul Bizzaro, DC
Dec 8 @ 9:00 am
Take this opportunity to meet & speak with Dr. Bizzaro without scheduling an appointment. Treatment discount for class attendees. Visit DrPaulBizzaro.com for discounts and more. Call 215-493-6589 to reserve your seat.  
Book Signing & Meet the Author 12:00 pm
Book Signing & Meet the Author @ Ye Olde Yardley Florist
Dec 8 @ 12:00 pm
Until 3:00pm. Come meet Michelle Sharer, president of Friends of Lake Afton and author of “Alfalfa: The Story of a Duck from Lake Afton” – purchase a book to be signed. More info: Michelle at 215-837-8892.
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Bingo 1:00 pm
Bingo @ Central Bucks Activity Center
Dec 10 @ 1:00 pm
Cost: $1 per card. Snacks included.
Native Gardening for the Delaware River 1:00 pm
Native Gardening for the Delaware River @ Buckingham Township Building
Dec 10 @ 1:00 pm
Speaker: Maya van Rossum, of the Delaware River Keepers, will recommend plantings for river conservation and other issues concerning the river and its watershed. 
Washington Crossing Card Collectors meet 8:00 pm
Washington Crossing Card Collectors meet
Dec 10 @ 8:00 pm
Postcard presentations by members, followed by an auction. 
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Annual Holiday Open House 7:00 pm
Annual Holiday Open House @ Mercer Museum
Dec 11 @ 7:00 pm
Until 9:00pm. Delight in the sounds, scents and scenes of the holidays at the Mercer Museum’s traditional Holiday Open House, featuring live musical performances, the “burning of the greens” outdoors, a visit with Santa in the historic Log House and much...
Breast Cancer Support Group 7:00 pm
Breast Cancer Support Group @ Doylestown Hospital
Dec 11 @ 7:00 pm
Second Tuesday of each month. Coordinated by the Cancer Support Community of Greater Philadelphia for cancer patients and their family members. For more info or to register, call 215-345-2022. 
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Alliance Française of Doylestown table ronde 9:45 am
Alliance Française of Doylestown table ronde @ St. Paul’s Lutheran Church
Dec 12 @ 9:45 am
A memorable gift–given or received. Meets on alternate Wednesdays (except July and August) at 9:45 a.m. All levels of fluency are welcome. 
Adulting 101: Meal Planning with Doylestown Health Connection 6:00 pm
Adulting 101: Meal Planning with Doylestown Health Connection @ Warminster Free Library
Dec 12 @ 6:00 pm
Until 7:00pm. Ages 16-30. Join Health Educator Kellye Remshifski M.S., CHES® to learn how to meal planning can save you time, stress, and the headache of figuring out what to eat after a long day. Leave with practical tips and...
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Newtown-Yardley Creative Writers Workshop 6:30 pm
Newtown-Yardley Creative Writers Workshop @ Corner Bakery Cafe
Dec 13 @ 6:30 pm
Until 9:30pm. Meets every other Thursday evening. Writers read from their work and spend time being critiqued & receiving suggestions. Very friendly! All genres. Editor in attendance once/month. Small fee ($1-2) per month depending on frequency.  This group is focused...
Pajama Storytime 6:30 pm
Pajama Storytime @ Doylestown Library
Dec 13 @ 6:30 pm
Until 7:00pm. All ages welcome. Pajamas are encouraged but not required. Enjoy fun activities and books that will grow your child’s imagination and love of reading. 
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Kid’s Yoga 10:00 am
Kid’s Yoga @ Peace Valley Nature Center
Dec 14 @ 10:00 am
Until 11:00am. Come get your little yogi ready for the winter! Using yoga poses and breathing, learn about which animals hibernate, which animals migrate and which love the cold weather. Waddle like penguins, huddle down like bears and migrate like...
“Hickory Brass for the Holidays” concert 7:30 pm
“Hickory Brass for the Holidays” concert @ Bucks County Community College’s Zlock Performing Arts Center
Dec 14 @ 7:30 pm
Featuring the music of Stan Kenton and poetic words of the season, performed by Philadelphia’s Premier Brass ensemble and special guest narrator Keith Spencer. Free cocoa and holiday treats in the lobby starting at 6:00pm! For tickets visit tickets.bucks.edu.
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“Christmas Bird Count”
“Christmas Bird Count” @ Churchville Nature Center
Dec 15 all-day
Annual Audubon bird census for novice or experienced. For more information and to sign up contact Naturalist Bill Woodroffe at 215-357-4005 ext. 5033.
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Bingo 1:00 pm
Bingo @ Central Bucks Activity Center
Dec 17 @ 1:00 pm
Cost: $1 per card. Snacks included.
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Doylestown Township Buries Time Capsule 3:00 pm
Doylestown Township Buries Time Capsule @ Doylestown Municipal Building (under construction)
Dec 18 @ 3:00 pm
Doylestown Township will wrap up its Bicentennial celebrations with a special event next week. During the event, a time capsule will be placed in front of the new municipal building, which is currently under construction. Participants can gather in front...
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Holiday Poetry Reading 6:30 pm
Holiday Poetry Reading @ The Doylestown Bookshop
Dec 20 @ 6:30 pm
River Heron Review & Doylestown Bookshop host a poetry reading, “Food for Thought, Food for Poetry” to benefit Doylestown Food Pantry. Will include a dozen local poets including Bucks County Poets Laureate. No cost, but request you bring a donation...
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“Winter Solstice Walk” 10:00 am
“Winter Solstice Walk” @ Bowman’s Hill Wildflower Preserve
Dec 21 @ 10:00 am
Celebrate the solstice with a stroll through the Preserve with Education Coordinator Kelly Joslin. Conclude in the Visitor Center with hot drinks and cookies. Members $5, non-members $7. 
Charlie Brown Family Movie & Crafts Time: ‘A Charlie Brown Christmas!’ 11:00 am
Charlie Brown Family Movie & Crafts Time: ‘A Charlie Brown Christmas!’ @ New Hope-Solebury Library
Dec 21 @ 11:00 am
Until noon. Charlie Brown Family Movie Time: ‘A Charlie Brown Christmas!’ Come to the library for the final presentation in a series of screenings of three Charlie Brown holiday movies, which will be followed by Holiday Crafts! ‘Tis the season to...
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Budzynski Studios of Ballet presents a full production of “The Nutcracker” 12:00 pm
Budzynski Studios of Ballet presents a full production of “The Nutcracker” @ Central Bucks South High School auditorium
Dec 22 @ 12:00 pm
And at 4:00pm. Ticket prices range from $20 to $35 per person, depending on seat location. 
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Bingo 1:00 pm
Bingo @ Central Bucks Activity Center
Dec 24 @ 1:00 pm
Cost: $1 per card. Snacks included.
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“Slime Lab” for ages 8+ 2:00 pm
“Slime Lab” for ages 8+ @ Southampton Free Library
Dec 26 @ 2:00 pm
Create your own unique ooey-gooey slime. Decorate the container it goes into and then enter it into one of the slime contest categories. Prizes will be given away for best sounding slime, prettiest slime, etc. Register each child online.
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Candlelight Holiday Tours 6:15 pm
Candlelight Holiday Tours @ Fonthill Castle
Dec 28 @ 6:15 pm
Until 9:00pm. A special evening guided tour of Fonthill Castle and 15 of its rooms with a candlelight glow for the holidays. Due to the historic and fragile nature of the property, there is limited capacity for each tour and...
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Prayer Bundles for the New Year 2:00 pm
Prayer Bundles for the New Year @ Churchville Nature Center
Dec 30 @ 2:00 pm
Until 4:00pm. Come learn what a prayer bundle is and how it’s used today, what plants traditionally go into a bundle and their meaning. Create your own. $5/person. 
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Bingo 1:00 pm
Bingo @ Central Bucks Activity Center
Dec 31 @ 1:00 pm
Cost: $1 per card. Snacks included.
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“Christmas Bird Count” @ Churchville Nature Center
Dec 15 all-day

Annual Audubon bird census for novice or experienced. For more information and to sign up contact Naturalist Bill Woodroffe at 215-357-4005 ext. 5033.

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Albert R Atkinson, Jr., Post 210 American Legion Auxiliary meets @ the Post building
Dec 16 @ 1:00 pm
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Bingo @ Central Bucks Activity Center
Dec 17 @ 1:00 pm
Dec
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Doylestown Township Buries Time Capsule @ Doylestown Municipal Building (under construction)
Dec 18 @ 3:00 pm

Doylestown Township will wrap up its Bicentennial celebrations with a special event next week. During the event, a time capsule will be placed in front of the new municipal building, which is currently under construction. Participants can gather in front of the building to watch the placement of the time capsule. (It’s an outdoor event, so dress accordingly.) The time capsule, which will be filled with 50 items, will be unearthed 100 years from now, according to township sources. A food drive will be held in coordination with the event. Those attending can help by bringing a non-perishable food item to be donated to a local food bank.

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Holiday Poetry Reading @ The Doylestown Bookshop
Dec 20 @ 6:30 pm

River Heron Review & Doylestown Bookshop host a poetry reading, “Food for Thought, Food for Poetry” to benefit Doylestown Food Pantry. Will include a dozen local poets including Bucks County Poets Laureate. No cost, but request you bring a donation for the Food Pantry. All size donations appreciated from individual food items to full grocery bag. Join in celebrating the season & sharing bounty with others. 

Dec
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Fri
“Winter Solstice Walk” @ Bowman’s Hill Wildflower Preserve
Dec 21 @ 10:00 am

Celebrate the solstice with a stroll through the Preserve with Education Coordinator Kelly Joslin. Conclude in the Visitor Center with hot drinks and cookies. Members $5, non-members $7. 

Charlie Brown Family Movie & Crafts Time: ‘A Charlie Brown Christmas!’ @ New Hope-Solebury Library
Dec 21 @ 11:00 am

Until noon. Charlie Brown Family Movie Time: ‘A Charlie Brown Christmas!’ Come to the library for the final presentation in a series of screenings of three Charlie Brown holiday movies, which will be followed by Holiday Crafts! ‘Tis the season to be jolly, but Charlie Brown has the blues. Find out how he discovers the holiday’s true meaning and finds true joy. Registration required online.

Dec
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Budzynski Studios of Ballet presents a full production of “The Nutcracker” @ Central Bucks South High School auditorium
Dec 22 @ 12:00 pm
Dec
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Bingo @ Central Bucks Activity Center
Dec 24 @ 1:00 pm
Dec
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“Slime Lab” for ages 8+ @ Southampton Free Library
Dec 26 @ 2:00 pm

Create your own unique ooey-gooey slime. Decorate the container it goes into and then enter it into one of the slime contest categories. Prizes will be given away for best sounding slime, prettiest slime, etc. Register each child online.