Area walkers and runners are now invited to register to walk or run in the Leukemia Survivorship Foundation Fifth Annual 5K Walk/Run which will begin and end at Russell Elliott Park, 150 Buck Road, Feasterville, PA on Saturday, April 25. Registration begins at 7:30 a.m. and the run/walk starts at 9:00 a.m.
Support the Friends of the Township Library of Lower Southampton by donating your gently used handbags and jewelry for their “Spring Fashion Accessories Sale” on Saturday, April 25th, from 9:00am to 4:00pm at the library, 1983 Bridgetown Pike, Feasterville. Donations need to be received at the library by April 10th. Place all items in the box located in the library lobby. If you have additional questions, call the library at 215-355-1183.
“Container Gardening” will be the featured topic at the monthly meeting of the Trevose Horticultural Society on Tuesday, April 21st, at 7:00pm at the Bensalem Senior Center, 1850 Byberry Road, Bensalem.
Using a variety of colorful perennials and annual plants, Susan Doblmaier’s PowerPoint program will illustrate how to create unique container combinations that transition through three seasons and harmonize with each other through color, texture and bloom. Her presentation will also feature the basics of plant and container selection, soil mixes and maintenance of combo plantings.
The Southampton Free Library, located 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 2015 Book Sale on Friday and Saturday, April 17th and 18th, from 10:00am to 5:00pm. The public is invited to donate and attend the sale days.
According to Library Director Kim Ingram, “We’ll be accepting donations of materials here at the library which will be offered to the public during our two-day event with all of the proceeds benefiting the library. We also will feature a special $5 per bag blowout sale from April 20th to 24th. I’d like invite everyone in the community to participate and help us raise much needed funds.”
Spring programs at the Township Library in Feasterville Make plans to attend a special program at the Township Library of Lower Southampton on Thursday, April 9th at 7:00pm, the 150th anniversary of General Robert E. lee surrendering to Lt. General Ulysses S. Grant in the rural town of Appomattox Court House in Virginia. On this most historic anniversary, you will be visited by General Robert E. Lee, one of the most revered figures in the history of the American South. Actor Bob Gleason of the American Historical Theatre will portray the great general. He will talk about his prominent Virginia family, his life as a soldier, as a great strategist during the Civil War, and the day he surrendered to General Grant in Wilbur McLain’s parlor. Register now for this event.
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.
Thousands of handcrafted and retail items for women will be on sale when the Southampton Free Library and Southampton Pride (Boys’ UII Travel Soccer) hold the sixth annual Girls’ Night Out at the William Tennent High School cafeteria, 433 Centennial Road in Warminster, PA on Thursday, March 26 from 5:00 to 8:30 p.m. The public is invited.
On Saturday evening March 21, 2015, the Southampton Community Band will perform a concert at Klinger Middle School in Southampton. The program begins at 8 PM in the school auditorium.
“This concert promises to be very entertaining as well as informative” said band director Marvin Feld. “ The music to be played includes such favorites as Send in the Clowns, a medley from Carousel, as well as selections from My Fair Lady”.