Monthly Archives: April 2014

Inspire Creativity – Make something!

Build a paper rocket, learn to knit, how to paint (lessons available for children),  how to solder; build a manga paper doll, a robot out of K’nex , or see how to convert an old typewriter into a USB keyboard … Continue reading

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Ending April and Starting May with Music

The Bucks County Women’s Chorus is singing tonight, Friday, April 25, 2014, in Perkasie at Pearl S. Buck International Cultural Center, 520 Dublin Road. Wine and cheese will be served at 7 p.m., while the music begins at 7:30 p.m. Tickets are … Continue reading

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Cherry Blossoms, Earth Day, Bells, and Fire Theater

This is going to be a good weekend to enjoy the sunshine, arts, and music, going from festival to festival. Allentown’s First Cherry Blossom Festival begins at noon on Saturday, April 26, 2014 at Cedar Beach Park, between Hamilton and … Continue reading

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Books, books, books

Friends Preview Night is tonight, Thursday, April 24th, from 6 p.m. – 8 p.m. at the annual spring used book sale at the Upper Perkiomen Valley Library,  350 Main Street, Red Hill. One can become a “friend” and gain admittance tonight … Continue reading

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It’s the final countdown”

Just 8 hours left until midnight when the Kickstarter campaign to fund Make Music Upper Perk 2014 (MMUP2014) comes to close. You still have time to  support the June 21st music festival, and receive mention in the festival programs, a … Continue reading

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Not necessarily for families….

Some slightly more adult theater productions are also opening this week and next.  The Musical of Musicals (The Musical) opened at Montgomery Theater, 124 Main Street, Souderton and runs through May 4, 2014. The Musical of Musicals (The Musical!) is a musical about … Continue reading

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Family Friendly Poetry, Theater, Music and Art

April is National Poetry Month and the Upper Perkiomen Valley Library celebrated by holding a student poetry contest. On Thursday night, April 10, 2014, at 7 p.m., winners, along with many others from elementary school age through high school age who submitted … Continue reading

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