On Tuesday, November 25th, the Bucks County Birders will welcome Katrina van Grouw, visiting from the U.K., to discuss her new book “The Unfeathered Bird.” The program will be presented at 7:30pm at the Peace Valley Nature Center, 170 N. Chapman Road, Doylestown. Admission is free and everyone is welcome. The author will be available to sign copies of her book.
Male a cappella group Cordus Mundi will be opening its tenth concert season with two area performances on Saturday evening, November 15 and on Sunday afternoon, November 16. Cordus Mundi concerts will be held at Church of the Messiah in Gwynedd, PA on Saturday evening, November 15 at 7:30 p.m., and at St. Paul’s Lutheran Church in Doylestown, PA on Sunday afternoon, November 16 at 4:00 p.m.
The Fabric Loft is now offering sewing classes to students of all ages. Classes are being held mornings, after school, and on Saturday. They will be hosting an Open House on Saturday November 15th, from 2:00 to 4:00pm.
All are welcome to come see their new sewing room and a sampling of the types of projects they will be making. There will be refreshments and a free gift for anyone that registers for a sewing class. Come and see what YOU can do!
The Albert R. Atkinson, Jr. American Legion Post 210, will host a Veterans Expo at the Post home at 315 North Street, Doylestown, on Friday, November 14th, from 10:00am – 3:00pm. All Veterans who served in the U. S. military, at any time, are invited to attend and obtain comprehensive information about support services available to them. Bring your DD-214 or discharge papers and get a Bucks County Veterans ID card which, when presented to participating vendors, located throughout Bucks County, will earn you discounts on your purchases.
The Central Bucks East Veterans Day ceremony will be held at 8:00am on Tuesday, November 11th at Central Bucks High School East in Buckingham.
The event is hosted by Operation Eternal Gratitude, a student group that supports the military. The ceremony will be in the school auditorium with a continental breakfast and viewing of the Veterans Wall of Honor following the ceremony.
Parking is available in the front of the high school off Holicong Road in the bus loading section. RSVP by e-mailing firstname.lastname@example.org if you are able to attend.
The Historical Society of Hilltown Township will hold an Open House at Hartzel-Strassburger Homestead, 407 Keystone Drive and Bethlehem Pike, Sellersville, on Sunday, November 9th, from 1:30 to 4:00pm. Herb Kaufman will present a program on “Civil War Secrets and Spies.”
You are cordially invited to a Fashion Show/Auction Fundraiser in support of A Woman’s Place (AWP) on Sunday, November 9th, from 1:00 until 4:00pm at Vandegrift Inc. Appliances, 450 E. Butler Ave. in New Britain. The catalyst of this event is the challenge women experience in finding professional outfits for $10 or less, utilizing the wonderful local thrift and consignment shops. The theme therefore, is “Successfully Styled for Less.”
The Bucks County Gilbert & Sullivan Society will hold auditions in Doylestown on two Sundays, November 9th and 16th starting at 7:00pm, for those interested in singing solo arias in the Handel’s Messiah Sing-Along. Auditioners should prepare the aria they would like to sing from Part 1 of the Messiah. Contact Lee Milhous at 215-348-8872 or email@example.com to schedule an audition time or make an appointment for another date.
Foundations Community Partnership, a philanthropic foundation benefiting youth in Bucks County, invites educators, counselors, parents, and mental health professionals to attend their Fall 2014 workshops. On Wednesday, November 5th, from 8:30am to noon, Tamar Chansky, Ph.D., Founder and Director of the Children’s and Adult Center for OCD and Anxiety will give a presentation on “Helping Children Overcome Anxiety, OCD and General Worry.”
Come tailgate at True Value’s Grand Opening celebration on Saturday, November 8th, 9:00am to 3:00pm. “Swoop” and Philadelphia Eagles’ cheerleaders will get things rolling from noon to 1:00pm. Tailgating eats will be prepared by Weber® Grill Team from 10:00am to 2:00pm. There will be face-painting for little players from 10:00am to 2:00pm, as well.
Extra points can be scored through True Value giveaways. Score a touchdown by winning a 21” Single Stage Snow Blower. Clean up points with a 2400PSI Gas Pressure Washer or 25CC Gas Leaf Blower.