Newtown Arts Company brings ‘Nuncrackers’ to Newtown Theatre

Holiday frivolity, Nunsense-style, takes over the Newtown Theatre stage December 1st through December 7th, as Newtown Arts Company’s season of live theater continues with “Nuncrackers” by Dan Goggin.

The Little Sisters of Hoboken share their fun and reverently irreverent take on Christmas for six performances opening Thursday, December 1st at 7:30pm, and continuing Friday, December 2nd and Saturday, December 3rd at 8:00pm; Sunday, December 4th at 2:00pm; and Tuesday and Wednesday, December 6th and 7th at 7:30pm (no show Monday).

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LuLaPalooza is coming to Bucks County

Your local LuLaRoe consultants will all be in one spot every Saturday and Sunday, now through December 18th. That’s right, every weekend!

You can find them at the Village of Newtown Shopping Center, located at 2801 S. Eagle Road, Newtown, from 11:00am to 6:00pm. Join them to view, try on, and purchase over 10,000 pieces of inventory. There will also be chances to win your favorite LuLaRoe items through giveaways and raffles every day they are in Newtown.

LuLaRoe sells women’s dresses, maxi skirts, pencil skirts, a-line skirts, sheath dresses, and leggings. They are all simply beautiful, comfortable and affordable.

Find out more at http://www.LuLaRoe.com, visit https://www.facebook.com/groups/magicmommas, or call 215-584-2020.

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A blast from the past for our Veterans

“Ten-Hut!”

Veterans, fall-in and step back in time to be entertained by USO favorites “Bob Hope,” “Marilyn Monroe,” “Ann Margaret,” “Phyllis Diller,” and “The Andrew Sisters” when they come to Langhorne on Sunday, December 4th at 2:30pm at Maple Point Middle School.

This one-time tribute show for local Veterans will surely be a blast from the past for those who may remember seeing these celebrities perform for them while fighting overseas. In addition to professional celebrity impersonators, the show will feature The Jesse Soby Color Guard, as well as local favorite Breanna Carson, who will sing the National Anthem.

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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, November 15th 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.

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Explore the garden in winter

“The Lost Season, Winter in the Garden” presented by Walter Cullerton will be the featured PowerPoint program at the monthly meeting of the Trevose Horticultural Society on Tuesday, November 15th, at 7:00pm at the Bensalem Senior Center, 1850 Byberry Road, Bensalem.

As the winter season approaches, Walter’s presentation will take you on a journey of observation of the garden in winter. You’ll look at some wonderful “Perennials” that continue to treat even in the snowy months. Meandering through various gardens, arboreta, and nurseries, you’ll look at some “Bones” in the landscape, those delightful year-round anchors, man-made or nature given.

Visit the “Woodies,” special plants with unique form, color or bark and the “Conifers,” evergreen trees and shrubs that reward year round and are especially prominent in winter. And finally, saunter through the beauty of new fallen snow, casting off the winter blues and motivating youto take a winter tour.

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Soby Legion Post holding 5K Run

The Jesse W. Soby American Legion Post #148 in Langhorne is sponsoring its Second Annual 5K Run/Walk on Saturday, November 12th starting at 09:00am. Proceeds from the race will benefit Veterans charities such as Operation Comfort Warriors, which is an American Legion charity, Delaware Valley Stand Down for homeless Veterans in the Delaware Valley, and other projects.

The Veterans charities and projects are carefully selected so that the majority, if not all of the donated funds, go directly to the Veterans with little or no administrative costs.

If you are interested in participating in the race or would like help spread the word, visit the run sign up page: https://runsignup.com/Race/PA/Langhorne/LanghorneAmericanLegionVeteransDay5K. They are also accepting credit card donations on the Run sign-up page by selecting the “DONATE” tab:

https://runsignup.com/Race/Donate/PA/Langhorne/LanghorneAmericanLegionVeteransDay5K.

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Spring Village’s staff, residents and families lacing up their sneakers

On November 12th, the staff and family members from Spring Village at Floral Vale, a secured memory care community in Yardley, will proudly participate in The Alzheimer’s Association’s 2016 Walk To End Alzheimer’s. They will be joining thousands of others at Citizen’s Bank Park to raise funds to focus research towards the treatment, prevention and ultimately, a cure for this devastating disease.

Their resident Walking Club will also participate by dedicating their daily walks during the month of October to this worthwhile event. Feel free to visit The Alzheimer’s Association’s website at www.alz.org and donate to the Spring Village at Floral Vale’s team efforts.

To call Spring Village at Floral Vale, located at 600 Township Line Road in Yardley, dial 215-497-3003.

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What’s up with Medicare and why APPRISE may be able to help

During the Medicare Annual Open Enrollment period from October 15th until December 7th, Medicare beneficiaries can select for 2017 an insurance plan(s) that helps pay for hospitalization (Part A), medical services (Part B), prescription drugs (Part D), or the combined benefits of a Medicare Advantage (Part C) plan.

A looming deadline, the complexity of Medicare and sorting through numerous plan options can be overwhelming, but there is help: free one-on-one counseling offered by the APPRISE program. Sponsored by the Pennsylvania Department of Aging and coordinated by the Bucks County Area Agency on Aging, APPRISE is designed to help consumers find the least expensive insurance coverage that best meets their unique situation.

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Holiday House Tour and Tea coming in November

Four Lanes End Garden Club will host its 57th Annual Holiday House Tour and Tea on Thursday, November 17th, from 11:00am to 8:30pm. Two houses in Langhorne Borough and two in Langhorne Manor will be open for tour guests, and will be decorated for the season by Garden Club members.

As always, each home on the self-guided tour has a distinctive theme, based on the house’s style, history, etc.

This year’s tour includes:

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Bristol Riverside Theatre is ‘Working’

Bristol Riverside Theatre presents “Working,” based on Studs Terkel’s best-selling book and featuring songs by Lin-Manuel Miranda (“Hamilton”), Stephen Schwartz (“Pippin,” “Wicked”), and James Taylor, running November 1st – 20th. Directed by Keith Baker, the ensemble cast features Demetria Joyce Bailey, Philip Chaffin, Laura Giknis, Tamar Greene, Jenny Lee Stern, and Kevin Toniazzo-Naughton.

Nominated for six Tony Awards, including Best Score, “Working” celebrates our search for meaning and satisfaction in the daily grind. This down-to-earth, yet elevating musical is woven from funny and poignant interviews of 26 real American workers, including a schoolteacher, millworker, waitress, mason, and stay-at-home mom, who all share not only their daily routines, but their hopes and aspirations as well.

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