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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S.A.F.E. counseling program launches new campaign

After decades of treating victims and perpetrators of domestic and interpersonal violence and abuse, S.A.F.E. is launching a prevention and empowerment campaign. S.A.F.E. is transitioning by sharing its expertise with a wider audience – men and women from the public, organizations, sports teams and like-minded professionals.

S.A.F.E. is thankful to The Peace Center leadership and staff and all interns and trainees for supporting them unconditionally and bringing in energy and inspiration to this process of transition.

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Spring Fling Shopping Event to Support the Northampton Township Senior Center

On Saturday, April 25th from 9am to 2pm over 50 vendors will be on hand for the annual Spring Fling Shopping Event. The event will feature over 50 vendors selling handcrafted jewelry, scarves, totes, baby items, clothing, home décor, candles, baked goods and much more.

Admission is free and shoppers can purchase for any occasion including Mother’s Day, teachers gifts, graduation presents, and Father’s Day.

The event is sponsored by Comfort Keepers and will be hosted at the Northampton Township James E. Kinney Senior Center. The center is located at 165 Township Road in Richboro. For more information call 215-357-8199.

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Middletown Seniors’ bus trip

The Middletown Senior Citizen’s Association offers a travel program for all ages. Buses depart from Middletown Senior Citizen’s Association, 2142 Trenton Road, Levittown. Make checks payable to M.S.C.A. and mail to above address.

Include traveler’s name, phone number, address, and partners. Call for further details at 215-945-5345 or 215-945-2920.

  • Wednesday, May 13th:  Brooklyn’s Pizza & Chocolate Tour. Includes excellent guided tour of Brooklyn, Cooney Island free time, lunch at two famous Pizzerias plus desert. Cost $102. Leave 8:30am, return 7:30pm.
  • Wednesday, August 5th: River Boat Lunch Cruise Toms River, NJ & Valenzano Winery. Narrated three-hour cruise on board “River Lady” and wine tasting (13 wine samples). Cost $93.  Leave 9:00am,  return  6:15pm.
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Tucker Chiropractic Center hosting free workshop

The Tucker Chiropractic and Wellness Center, now located at 402 Middletown Boulevard, Suite 210 in Langhorne, will host a free trigger point workshop on Tuesday, April 7th at 7:00pm. Attendees will learn how to apply these techniques at home.

According to Dr. Tucker, the trigger point technique is great for achy joints and muscles.

A light dinner will be provided. Guests should call 215-750-8006 to register for space and dinner. Plan on bringing a partner, as this application is interactive.

The Center office is located right behind the United Artists Movie Theater, located by Sears, at Oxford Valley Mall. Plenty of free parking is available. Directions can be found on the website, www.DrDavidTucker.com.

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Neshaminy Valley Music Theatre to present ‘Nice Work If You Can Get It’

The Neshaminy Valley Music Theatre (NVMT) has announced its 2015 musical production of “Nice Work If You Can Get It.” This “new” Gershwin musical recently concluded its smash Broadway run starring Matthew Broderick, where it earned multiple Tony Awards. NVMT is honored to present the Philadelphia area premier of this hilarious musical romp featuring the classic songs of George and Ira Gershwin.

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Legion Auxiliary sponsoring DC bus tour

The American Legion Auxiliary Unit #148 is sponsoring a “Memorials, Monuments, and Cherry Blossom Tour” of Washington, DC on Thursday, April 9th.

The itinerary (which is subject to change) is as follows:

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The BucksMont Squires of Song Guest Night

If you’re like us, you can’t stop singing, or listening to music. There’s always a little melody running through your head or on your radio. Come join us in a song filled evening and have the time of your life.

The BucksMont Squires of Song, a barbershop chorus located at the Langhorne United Methodist Church 301 East Maple Avenue in Longhorne, will present a special “Guest Night” featuring their annual Novice Quartet competition.

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Jazz Festival at NHS

The Neshaminy High School Instrumental Music Department is hosting its 24th Annual Jazz Festival on Friday, March 20th at 6:30pm.

The participating jazz bands are from Penncrest High School, Council Rock High School South, Philadelphia Creative & Performing Art High School, and the Neshaminy High School Jazz band and Jazz Ensemble. The evening will end with a performance from Tim Warfield Quintet.

Tickets are available at the door for $10. For more info visit www.NHSIMB.org.

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2015 Middletown Seniors’ bus trip

The Middletown Senior Citizen’s Association offers a travel program for all ages. Buses depart from Middletown Senior Citizen’s Association, 2142 Trenton Road, Levittown. Make checks payable to M.S.C.A. and mail to above address.

Include traveler’s name, phone number, address, and partners.

Call for further details at 215-945-5345 or 215-945-2920.

  • Wednesday, March 11th: CELEBRATE ST PATTY’S DAY at Doolan’s Shore Club, Spring Lake, NJ – Lunch, cocktails, Green Derby Irish Band starring Jimmy Byrne, comedian & bagpiper. Cost: $86. Leave 9:30am, return 5:00pm.
  • Wednesday, April 15th: Mural Capital of the World & Culinary of Arts Luncheon, Philadelphia – Tour Culinary School, complete lunch & guided tour by an Mural of Arts Expert. Cost: $77. Leave 9:45am, return 5:15pm.
  • Wednesday, April 29th: On Broadway in NYC, Orchestra Seats & NYC Free time – “MATILDA THE MUSICAL” Cost: $134; “LES MISERABLES” Cost: $144. Leave 9:30am, return 7:30pm.
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