The Board of Directors of Sociedad Hispana Doylestown has announced awards totaling $8,000 for the current school year. Nine high school seniors will receive scholarships for Spanish language achievement. Participating high schools are Central Bucks West, East, South; Council Rock North and South; New Hope Solebury High School; and Palisades High School. In addition, the Society has added two scholarships available to any high school senior that meets the qualifications outlined in the scholarship application, available on the website, http://www.sociedadhispanadoylestown.org/becas.html.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
The Bucks County Symphony Orchestra announces its Annual Youth Concerto Competition on Saturday, April 25 at Lenape Middle School in Doylestown, PA. The auditions are open to all students up to 14 years of age who play an orchestral instrument other than piano.
Contestants may play a piece of their choice from the standard repertoire for instrument and orchestra. Preferably, contestants will play from memory. Contestants must provide their own accompanist for the audition.