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.
The third annual Bookin’ For Lookin’ road race will take place on Sunday, April 19th, in Newtown, at 8:30am. Bookin’ For Lookin’ encourages runners of all ages to “book it” for the important cause of preventing blindness. Last year, over 250 participants from all over the greater Philadelphia area ran in the 8 Miler, 5K, and Kids Dash. This year they’re adding a Kids 1 Mile Fun Run and Kids Marathon Challenge.
On Saturday March 21st from 10:00am to 2:00pm, the public is invited to a workshop led by Melanie Douty Snipes at Makefield Friends Meetinghouse, 877 Dolington Road, Newtown.
The Council Rock community is invited to a free “Cake & Conversation” meeting with Citizens For Education (CFE) on Wednesday, March 18th, from 10:00am to noon in the meeting room at the Corner Bakery Café, 3 West Road in Newtown. The forum provides an opportunity to share Council Rock-related ideas and concerns with the board members of CFE, as well as to find out more about the organization.
The Newtown Historic Association will host two events in March at their headquarters at the Half Moon Inn (Court Inn), located at Court Street and Centre Avenue (105 Court Street) in Newtown.
The Endoscopy Center at St. Mary will kick off Colon Cancer Awareness month in conjunction with the Colon Cancer Alliance’s “Dress in Blue Day” on Friday, March 6th. They will be hosting the Knock Out Colon Cancer Carnival at St. Mary Medical Center cafeteria in Langhorne, from 11:00am until 2:00pm.
If your children are in grades Pre-K through fifth, now is the time to register them for Camp Doane.
The eight-week camp will run from 9:00am – 4:00pm, with before and after hours, beginning at 7:00am and ending at 6:00pm, for your convenience. Camp Doane will run June 22nd through August 14th. Your child will enjoy arts, crafts, athletics, leadership training, field trips and guest speakers.
Get the girls together and have a night out! The Bucks County Association for the Blind and Visually Impaired is hosting a Designer Handbag Bingo at 6:00 pm on Friday, February 20, 2015. Win authentic Coach, Kate Spade and Michael Kors Bags (average value $250) along with other high end designer bags! This fun event is being held locally at the Bucks County Technical High School 610 Wistar Rd. Fairless Hills PA 19030.
The Youth Orchestra of Bucks County will offer two composition workshops on Sunday, February 21, 2015 at Bucks County Community College, Newtown. The sessions will be available to YOBC students as well as guests from the community. The workshops are free and open to students in high school or middle school.
All interested students must register on the YOBC website. Space is limited and will be offered on a first-come, first-served basis.
YOBC’s Play-In is for young musicians in grades 5–8 who play brass, wind, or percussion instruments. Community guests will join the 35-member Intermediate Division Wind Symphony for an afternoon of music, friends, and fun. This event is free of charge, however guests must register on the YOBC website. Music will be sent out around February 1 to give students a chance to practice it. We do not expect it to be perfect, but it should be prepared. Music will be distributed by email to registered students. Space is limited and will be offered on a first come, first served basis. The open rehearsal is from 5:00–6:30 pm at Bucks County Community College, Newtown.