Vendor alert!

The Buckingham Flea Market is registering vendors for the Sunday, May 17th event from 8:00am-2:00pm. Cost is $25 for a 25’x25’ space. Location is Holicong Park, Route 202, Buckingham. Rain date is May 24th.

For info call Leah at 215-345-5355 or visit www.buckinghampacivic.org. Event benefits the Buckingham Community Garden, supporting students growing fresh vegetables for local food banks.

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Spring Concerts on Tap for Youth Orchestra of Bucks County

The chirping robins and wrens are not the only music that signals the return of spring. The Youth Orchestra of Bucks County presents its annual Spring Concert series on April 18–19, 2015 at Maple Point Middle School in Langhorne. The series includes a Junior Division concert at 2:00 pm and the Advanced Division Wind Ensemble and Philharmonia at 8:00 on Saturday, April 18. The spring festival concludes with YOBC’s top-tier Fanfare Winds and Symphony Orchestra on Sunday, April 19 at 4:00 pm. Tickets to all concerts are available at the door and Maple Point offers ample free parking.

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Doylestown Rotary seeks scholarship applications from CB High School students

The Rotary Club of Doylestown is seeking scholarship applications from graduating seniors from Central Bucks High School East, South, and West. One graduating senior from each Central Bucks High School will receive a grant of $1,000 to apply toward their continued education.

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Hepatitis B Foundation to honor Drs. Bruce and Cyndie Maryanoff

The Hepatitis B Foundation, the only national nonprofit organization solely dedicated to finding a cure for hepatitis B and improving the quality of life for those affected worldwide, will host its annual Crystal Ball on Friday, April 17th, at Warrington Country Club in Warrington.

The Foundation will honor Dr. Eugene Schiff with the 2015 Baruch S. Blumberg Prize for advancing the care and treatment of chronic hepatitis B. Dr. Schiff is Director of the Schiff Center for Liver Diseases at the University of Miami Miller School of Medicine, and was unanimously selected for the Blumberg Prize in honor of his pioneering work in hepatitis B and its medical management.

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6th Annual Central Bucks A Cappella Festival Evening Concert

The 6th Annual Central Bucks A Cappella Festival Evening Concert will be held on April 18th, 7:00pm at Tamanend Middle School. The headliner will be The House Jacks, with opening acts by the Central Bucks Middle School Choral groups. Tickets are $25 for adults, $10 for students/children. To purchase tickets, visit 2015cbacfest.brownpapertickets.com. More info can also be found at http://www.cbsd.org/acappella.

The online presale will end at 7:00am on April 18th. Any tickets remaining after the online presale will be made available to purchase at the door.

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Bucks Coalition Against Human Trafficking to Speak at Encores Luncheon

Encores Club of Doylestown April luncheon will be held April 16th at 11:30 AM at the Harvest Moon Inn, 1039 Old York Rd., Ringoes, NJ 08551. The local community service donations will benefit the New Britain Baptist Church Food Larder staffed by 50 volunteers and serving 700-750 clients a month.

The guest speaker will be from Bucks Coalition Against Trafficking which is a little over one year old. The organization was founded by Network of Victim Assistance, the nonprofit Warwick based victim support organization along with law enforcement and other fields. The group focuses on four areas: community outreach and education, victim assistance, legislative advocacy and prosecution and law enforcement.

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Wesley Enhanced Living senior communities to transform dining experience with farm-to-table philosophy

As one of the newest members of Community Supported Agriculture alliance Philly Foodworks, Wesley Enhanced Living (WEL), a senior living provider with communities throughout the Philadelphia region, is taking an important step to incorporate local, seasonal food into its menu selections, as well as support the continued vitality of small area farmers and other producers.

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Leaps-N-Bounders celebrates 10-year anniversary with 2005 summer camp prices

In celebration of their 10-year anniversary, Leaps-N-Bounders is turning back the clocks, and the prices. Those who sign up for a week or more of summer camp by Friday, May 15th will receive significantly discounted prices.

This year’s camp will run from June 22nd until August 28th, with opportunities for preschoolers through age 12. There is a Preschool Camp, Gymnastics Camp and a Tumbling and Conditioning Camp. All skill levels are welcome.

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Roburt Gajdos to perform in Doylestown

Accomplished pianist and composer Roburt Gajdos will perform in a solo concert at 8:00 pm on Saturday, April 18th, at The James-Lorah Memorial Home, 132 N. Main Street, Doylestown. Free parking is available at the Bucks County Parking Garage on Broad Street between Union and Doyle Streets.

The concert, titled “Reflections and Souvenirs,” will include works by Mussorgsky, Schumann, Chopin, Liszt, Debussy and Ravel. Gajdos will also perform compositions of his own.

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MBIT student honored for volunteer service with national awards

Ashley Therien, a student in the Public Safety program at Middle Bucks Institute of Technology (MBIT), has been honored for her exemplary volunteer service, with a Certificate of Excellence, from The Prudential Spirit of Community Awards, and with a President’s Volunteer Service Award granted by the program on behalf of President Barack Obama.

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