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.
“Lower Southampton Celebrates Our Athletes” is the theme of the Lower Southampton Township Independence Day Parade to be held on Friday, July 4th, beginning at 1:00pm. The lead sponsor for this year’s parade is the Feasterville Business Association.
Area golfers are invited to tee it up for fun and prizes in the 24th Annual Feasterville Business Association Golf Outing, to be held at Talamore Country Club, 723 Talamore Drive, Ambler, PA on Monday, July 14th. Registration and lunch will begin at noon, to be followed with tee off at 1:30pm.
This year’s tournament will benefit a group of area communal and charitable endeavors, plus the FBA’s annual college scholarship fund and Easter egg hunt.
The Bux-Mont Centennial Singers will present their 39th Annual Spring Concert, “Do You Hear the People Sing,” on Saturday, June 14th at 8:00pm at Log College Middle School, 730 Norristown Road (north of Street Road), Warminster. Under the direction of Nathaniel Fletcher, accompanied by piano virtuoso Charles DeMets, the program will include a wide variety of choral songs, with spirited offerings from show tunes, popular music, spirituals, and even Handel’s Hallelujah Chorus.
Wednesday, June 4th is Opening Day for the Playwicki Farmers’ Market, located on Bridgetown Pike in Feasterville.
This year is the 20th anniversary of Lower Southampton Township’s purchase of the farm and the beginning of this unique park. Come out and enjoy the market. Bring the family, even Fido, then shop, take a walk, and stop at the playground along the way.
The Farmer’s Market is open Wednesdays, from 3:00 to 6:00pm, June through October, rain or shine.
Livengrin Foundation’s 10th Annual Ride for Recovery, on Sunday, June 1st, will spread a message of hope and recovery for those challenged by substance abuse. With 250 riders, the ride will start and end at Livengrin’s Bensalem campus, located at 4833 Hulmeville Road in Bensalem.
United Cerebral Palsy of Philadelphia & Vicinity (UCP) has announced that the 11th Annual UCP Motor Cars Under the Stars will be held on Friday, June 20th at the Phoenixville Foundry. The evening will showcase a collection of privately owned classic and vintage automobiles and motorcycles displayed as works of art. Guests will enjoy a cocktail reception, butlered hors d’oeuvres, elaborate buffet, live and silent auctions, and the Life Without Limits awards ceremony.
UCP Motor Cars Under the Stars showcases the artistry of vintage automobiles and motorcycles at prestigious venues around Philadelphia. The entire collection is curated by internationally recognized automobile photographer Michael Furman.
On Saturday evening, May 17th, the final program of this concert season will be presented by the Southampton Band. The program begins at 8:00pm and takes place at Klinger Middle School, 1415 Second Street Pike, Southampton.
“It is our annual tribute to the Armed Services”’ said Marvin Feld, the band’s director. “It feels good to present this program, and band members and I look forward to this concert with great anticipation.”
Special guest soloist Catherine Getchell will be featured. Catherine began playing trumpet at age nine. She currently plays in the Main Line Symphony and the Merion Concert Band. She has performed as soloist with numerous ensembles, including the Yale Symphonic Orchestra, East Winds Symphonic Band, Penn View Brass Band, and Edgewood Symphonic Orchestra. She will be displaying her virtuosity in a performance of “Carnival of Venice.”
Additional selections will include a musical tribute to Bob Hope, “Fanfare for the Common Man,” “Battle Cry of Freedom,” and “Stars and Stripes Forever.”
As is the band’s custom, all military personnel, past or present, are admitted without charge. “It is our way of expressing a heartfelt thanks for service to our nation, to our community, and to our way of life,” said Feld.
Klinger Middle School is located at 1415 Second Street Pike in Southampton. Tickets for non-military personnel can be purchased at the door. Adult tickets are $15 and student/seniors tickets are $10.
For additional information, call 215-355-3927.
Volunteers and donations are needed for the Second Annual Lower Southampton Township “Team Up To Clean Up Day” to be held on Saturday, May 3rd, from 9:00am to 12:30pm.
According to Carol Drioli, zoning officer for Lower Southampton Township and Clean Up Day event chairperson, “The Board of Supervisors recognizes the fact that township residents and businesses take great pride in their families, homes and the community-at-large and want to maintain its “All American” appearance throughout.”
“In addition,” Carol notes, “ last year’s clean up day was so successful that we decided to make it an annual thing. Our residents and business owners really enjoyed it and felt it was most worthwhile and totally beneficial to our community.”
On the list of sites targeted for clean up are highways, parks and ball fields, common areas, grassy areas, basins, recreational facilities and others. The township is also looking for businesses to donate supplies, food, coffee, drinks and teams of volunteers. “Youth groups, Scouts, seniors, families and individuals who care can also be part of this year’s volunteer effort,” Carol comments.
Clean Up Day additionally will offer residents and businesses an opportunity to take advantage of a shredder and also may bring old and worn out electronic devices to the township building at 1500 Desire Avenue in Feasterville for proper disposal.
Team Up For Clean Up Day will conclude with complimentary refreshments being served at the township’s Dolphin Swim Club, 260 W. Bristol Road, Feasterville. For additional information and to volunteer, contact Carol Drioli at 215-357-7300, extension 307.