The Southampton Free Library, located here at 947 Street Road, is seeking donations of previously loved hardback and paperback books and audio and video material for all ages and interests to be sold at their two-day 2014 Book Sale on Friday and Saturday, October 3 and 4, from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. The public is invited to donate and attend the sale days.
Performer and Historian, Jo Ann Tufo is coming back to the library on Wednesday, September 10th at 7:00pm, with “Rosie the Riveter and Popular Culture During WWII – Part 2.”
When Rosie the Riveter (aka Jo Ann) appeared at the library last year she talked about her inspirational life story. In her PowerPoint presentation, she provided military production output statistics, showed pictures of women at work in the factories, and of course stressed the importance of women in the war effort.
“Begonias”will be the featured program at the monthly meeting of the Trevose Horticultural Society on Monday, September 15th, at 7:00pm at their new meeting location, Saint Katherine Drexel Mission Center, 1663 Bristol Pike, Bensalem.
The Third Annual Taste of Playwicki, benefiting the Playwicki Farm Foundation, will be held at the Playwicki Farm, located at 2250 Bridgetown Pike in Feasterville, on Saturday, September 6th from 3:00 to 6:00pm. The public is invited.
Rose McMenamin, of Lower Southampton, a member of the farm foundation board and event chairperson, says that this year’s event will feature fabulous foods from some of Bucks County’s finest restaurants, special beer and wine tastings, plus taste tempting desserts from area bakeries. In addition, the tent-covered event will unfold amid a setting of beautiful fresh flowers and linen covered table settings. There also will be an opening cocktail reception with a tantalizing variety of hors d’oeuvres plus live music.
Percy Rosales, PECO Smart Ideas Education And Outreach Representative, will be the featured speaker for the Feasterville Business Association’s networking and general membership meeting to be held at Lamberti’s Restaurant, 1045 Bustleton Pike in Feasterville, PA on Wednesday, September 3, beginning at 5:30 p.m. All area business owners and executives are invited to attend.
Churchville Nature Center’s Beginning Adult Astronomy Course will be held on six consecutive Wednesday evenings, beginning September 10th and ending October 15th. This is a great introduction for those looking to get involved in the hobby of astronomy or a refresher for those that are already observing.
The Trevose Horticultural Society will stage their annual standard flower show “Wild Things!” on Friday, August 22nd from 4:00 to 8:00pm and Saturday, August 23rd from 10:00am to 5:00pm at their new location at St. Ephrem Catholic Church, 5400 Hulmeville Road, Bensalem.
“Bee Keeping” will be the featured program at the monthly meeting of the Trevose Horticultural Society on Monday, August 11th at 7:00pm at their new meeting location, Saint Katherine Drexel Mission Center, 1663 Bristol Pike, Bensalem.
Guest speaker, Danielle Odhner of Bryn Athyn, will focus on the important benefits of bees, especially their major role as agricultural pollinators. She will also explore the myths and facts of the current environmental issues negatively affecting bee populations. Honey will be available for purchase.
Sell Chiropractic will be offering complimentary Health and Wellness Screenings on Wednesday, July 16th from 8:00am until 6:30pm. Family, friends and everyone in the community are welcome! There will be fun and snacks all day!
Sciencetellers, an educational performing troupe that combines storytelling, comedy and science experiments into an interactive learning experience, will present “Dragons & Dreams” as part of the Southampton Free Library’s Summer Reading Program to be held at the library located at 947 Street Road, Southampton, on Thursday, July 10th, 6:30 to 7:30pm. The complimentary program is best suited for youngsters from ages five to 10 years of age.