Spring ‘Sneak Peek’ Open House at Nazareth Academy High School

Nazareth Academy High School’s Spring Sneak Peek on Wednesday, April 22nd, from 5:00 to 7:00pm will feature a student art show, music recitals, athletic presentations, school tours, admissions information and more.

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Antiques Appraisal Event at the Lower Makefield Township Building

Have you ever wondered if your family heirlooms are really the valuable antiques that you thought they were? You can find out at the Antiques Appraisal Event on Saturday March 28, 2015 at 1:00 PM in the Lower Makefield Township Building, 1100 Edgewood Road, Yardley, PA 19067.

Freeman’s Auctioneers and Appraisers of Philadelphia (since 1805) will be there to help you discover the true value of your treasured antiques. Appraisers include a Generalist and Specialists in Jewelry, English, Continental, Books, and Fine Arts.

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“Marching Out” French and Indian War Event

Join us as we journey back to the 1760’s, a time just before the American Revolution, when New Jersey was embroiled in another earlier conflict known as the French and Indian War. Come see first-hand what military life was like in the colonies before we fought to become an independent nation. Visitors are invited to experience a typical day in the life of a soldier stationed at the barracks, and to interact with the people who cooked, slept, drilled, and lived within these walls. Take a tour of the barracks itself, which was built in 1758 for the purpose of housing these British forces.

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Friends of the Delaware Canal annual spring Lunch and Walk

Join the Friends of the Delaware Canal on Saturday, March 28 for their annual spring Lunch and Walk. During a 2-mile-long guided tour, newly enhanced sites in historic Bristol Borough will be explored, and a hearty lunch will be served at the King George Inn. The walk will begin at 11 a.m. at the train station parking lot opposite the Lagoon Park on Jefferson Avenue in Bristol, PA.

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Women’s History Day at The Old Barracks Museum

Enjoy a day celebrating women in Colonial America for Women’s History Month! On Saturday, March 21st, from 12:00pm-4:00pm, learn all about how food was prepared and preserved during colonial times with our ongoing presentation “Best If Used By…” Foodways of the 18th Century.

At 1:00 pm, Nancy Loane will be speaking on her book “Following the Drum: Women at the Valley Forge Encampment”, discussing the impact that the military encampment had on nearby families, as well as the plight of the women who followed the Continental Army during The American Revolution. There will also be a brief Q&A, followed by an informal book signing. This book is available for preorder, and limited quantities will be available that day for purchase in the store. Please call (609) 777-3599 to reserve your copy.

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Pennsbury LYFT Dinner is March 14th

Dr. Michael Bradley, author of “Yes, Your Teen is Crazy,” will be the keynote speaker for a Community Engagement dinner sponsored by Pennsbury LYFT on Saturday March 14th at 6:00pm at the Fairless Hills United Methodist Church, 840 Trenton Road, Fairless Hills. In his career working with families, Dr. Bradley has shared many insights about how to best to support youth to make healthy choices for their lives and futures, especially with respect to avoiding alcohol, tobacco, and other drugs.

This event is free. Reservations are required by March 1st and may be made by contacting Emily French, LYFT Community Mobilizer at: emilyf@uwbucks.org, or 215-949-1660 ext. 104.

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America, We Served!: Three centuries of African American soldiers

Celebrate Black History Month at the Old Barracks Museum in Trenton on Saturday, February 28th and Sunday, March 1st. Experience the living history of America’s black warriors by the veterans themselves and dedicated re-enactors! View displays of photos, literature, and artifacts from wars past while talking to the storytellers of America’s black men and women at war!

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Solid Rock Youth Center’s Caregiver’s Day

The Solid Rock Youth Center is holding their second annual Caregiver’s Day for mothers of children with disabilities and wives of husbands with disabilities. The ladies will be pampered at a “spa” day, including massages, hair styles/cuts, nail art, paraffin hand bathes, a hot lunch, crafts, and more. Their special needs child is invited back to the youth center that evening for a night full of food and games, such as: dancing, balloons, air hockey, and other activities.

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Tromping Along the Towpath with the Friends of the Delaware Canal

Tromp along the Delaware Canal towpath on Saturday, January 10. Join the Friends of the Delaware Canal for a 3-mile snowshoeing, skiing, or hiking adventure that will begin at 1 p.m. in the rear parking lot by the Canal in Tinicum Park, 963 River Road, Erwinna, PA 18920.

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Student Music Festival slated for Dec. 12th

The Solid Rock Youth Center is holding a Student Music Festival (Grades 6-12) on Friday, December 12th from 6:30 to 9:00pm, 50 N. Pennsylvania Avenue, Morrisville. Students will be playing from such categories as classical, jazz, blues, rock, pop, and Broadway. It will be an evening of entertaining musical competition for the whole family to enjoy. Awards will be given out for first, second, and third place by three judges, including concert violinist Carmina Gagliardi and a student judge. Refreshments will be provided.

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