Morrisville Senior Center sponsoring Oldies Dance

The Revitalization Committee of the Morrisville Senior Service Center is sponsoring an Oldies Dance on June 6th at the Center. The dance will be held from 6:00 to 10:00pm. DJ Scott Robinson will be spinning tunes from the 50’s, 60’s and 70’s for your listening and dancing pleasure. There will also be door prizes and a 50/50.

Beverages, including soda, water, seltzer, ginger ale, and tonic water, are included with admission. Food will also be available. Admission is only $15 per person or $25 per couple.

The event is for all ages over 21 years of age. The dance is the first of many events that will help to revitalize the Morrisville Senior Center. To purchase tickets call the Senior Center at 215-295-0567.

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Pennsbury grad to play in Morrisville May 16th

Pennsbury graduate Ernie Tokay will perform with his band “Kicking Down Doors” on Saturday, May 16 at the Snipes Farm in Morrisville for the River Roots Music and Food Truck Festival. Here’s a preview:

https://soundcloud.com/kickingdowndoors/sets/now-by-kicking-down-doors-pre-release-press-access/s-p0o10

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Single Parent Fellowship sponsoring Spring Clothing Give Away

Single Parent Fellowship will be sponsoring its annual Spring Clothing Give Away on Saturday, May 16th, from 9:00am to 1:00pm.  It will be held at the First Baptist Church, 50 N. Pennsylvania Avenue, Morrisville. This activity is free. All participants are asked to bring a form of I.D. and verification of your address. Bring your own two bags (30-gallon size bags) to fill before noon. From noon to 1:00pm, you are welcome to fill as many bags as you wish.

For more information, call 215-642-0086 or 609-222-0274 in NJ.

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Celebrate ‘Twilight in Fallsington’ on May 16th

As twilight descends upon the historic village of Fallsington on May 16th, enjoy an evening of gaiety and charm as Historic Fallsington, Inc. celebrates “Twilight in Fallsington.” A memorable evening (5:00 – 8:00pm) is planned, featuring delectable hors d’oeuvres from favorite local eateries, wine and beer to quench your thirst, and a unique ”behind-the-scenes” peak at the Stagecoach Tavern.

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Trainpop’s Attic supports American Cancer Society’s Bike-a-Thon

Trainpop’s Attic is supporting Christine Risko, who will be cycling in the 43rd Annual American Cancer Society’s Bridge-to-the-Beach bike-a-thon taking place on June 14th.

Chris has placed a “Family Entertainment” Raffle Basket at Trainpop’s. Pay $1 per ticket/six for $5. The drawing is Sunday, June 7th, at 6:30pm. The winner does not have to be present to win. All money raised from the raffle basket will support Chris’ team.

Tickets are available during regular business hours at Trainpop’s Attic, 315 Mill Street, Bristol, PA. Feel free to contact them at 215-788-2014.

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Carnival fun begins May 12th

The Annual Morrisville Spring Carnival comes to Williamson Park, located at N. Delmorr Avenue and E. Bridge Street, May 12th through May 17th. This community event, which has attracted thousands from all over the Delaware Valley, will feature thrill rides, carnival games, food, live entertainment and more. Come on out and have some funnel cake or take a spin on the Merry Go Round. For those who are more daring, come ride the brand new Round Up, Scrambler or the infamous ‘Ring of Fire.’ Returning this year, a family ride called ‘Charlie Chopper’ will amaze riders. This first of its’ kind helicopter ride combines high-flying fun and technology.

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National Train Day celebration is May 9th

In observance of National Train Day, the Morrisville Public Library and the Delaware Valley Chapter of the National Railway Historical Society (NRHS) will present “A Celebration of American Railroading” on Saturday, May 9th, from 10:00am to 3:00pm in the lower level of the Morrisville Public Library, 300 N. Pennsylvania Avenue, Morrisville.

This event will feature displays of railroad artifacts and memorabilia, operating toy train layouts and multi-media programs highlighting historic and contemporary railroading. For kids there will be a hand operated toy train layout, Thomas the Tank Engine videos and other activities.

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New Jersey State Museum presents 35th Annual Super Science Saturday

New Jersey State Science Festival at the New Jersey State Museum will feature an array of fun, engaging, hands-on science exhibits and performances on Saturday, May 9th from 9:00am until 4:00pm. There’s something for everyone to enjoy at the Museum’s biggest event of the year. Participate in a robotics workshop, learn the “bear” facts about black bears, be amazed by the life-sized puppets from Field Station Dinosaur, watch a Ford Fusion that can drive itself, and more.

Over 30 exhibitors will be on hand, including Liberty Science Center, Jenkinson’s Aquarium, Delaware Valley Paleontological Society, Johnsonville Centrifuge & Science Museum, NSS Philadelphia Area Space Alliance, Audubon Society and Princeton Graduate Women in Science & Engineering. There will be free performances in the auditorium, a live animal petting area, $5 Planetarium shows all day, and several food vendors. For more information visit www.statemuseum.nj.gov or call 609-292–6464. The New Jersey State Museum is located at 205 W. State Street in Trenton, NJ.

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Cub Scouts’ Sixth Annual MONDO Yard Sale

Cub Scout Pack 3 invites you to shop at their Sixth Annual MONDO Yard Sale on Saturday, May 2nd, from 8:00am to 1:00pm in the parking lot of the Morrisville Presbyterian Church, located at 711 N. Pennsylvania Avenue. The MONDO Yard Sale, one of the Scouts’ biggest fundraisers, has over 40 vendors selling everything from Scentsy to Origami Owl to yard sale items (some even donated by Scout families).

Scouts will also have hot dogs, sodas, pretzels, and Gertrude Hawk candy for sale. All Cub Scout Dens benefit from working the event as a team. Tina Shannon, Cub Scout Pack 3 Fundraising Chair said, “Some of our vendors have been with us since the beginning, returning year after year to support our Scouts.”

If you are interested in Scouting, feel free to contact morrisvillepack3@gmail.com to inquire about joining the Pack. Come out and support the Scouts!

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Finding a cure for ovarian cancer at the Ninth Annual Teal Tea

The Teal Tea Foundation, an ovarian cancer awareness organization, will host the Ninth Annual Teal Tea on Sunday, May 3rd, from 12:30 to 4:30pm at John Henry’s Stone Terrace, 2275 Kuser Road, Hamilton, NJ. Advance registration is required at www.tealtea.org.

This year’s theme is “BELIEVE in MAGIC: Finding a Cure for Ovarian Cancer.” Table captains and guests will use their imaginations and creativity to decorate tables inspired by the theme. An annual decorating competition for the best interpretation of the theme guarantees a delight for the senses. Teal is the color that represents the fight against ovarian cancer.

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