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MLK Day – special art events!

In celebration of Martin Luther King, Jr Day, many museums which are usually closed on Mondays are open today (and are offering free or discounted admission). The Allentown Art Museum is free and open from 11 a.m. – 5 p.m. … Continue reading

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Piano Party for a Snowy Weekend

Today was a grand day to stay inside to read a book (or listen to music, or make music, or make some art, or knit a scarf, or watch a movie, or……). Of course, some may have had to battle … Continue reading

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Winter Concerts in December

On the first day of December, this Friday night, enjoy an evening of Baroque Christmas music performed by the trio Illumine at Shenkel United Church of Christ (1580 Shenkel Road, Pottstown, PA). Violinist David Matthew Brown, pianist Jodie Levine Brown, and lyric mezzo-soprano Kaitlyn Michelle Waterson … Continue reading

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This Weekend Beyond the Craft Fairs

Palm Schwenkfelder Church (833 Gravel Road, Palm, PA) hosts their annual Ladies’ Aid Holiday Bazaar and The North Penn Holiday Craft Fair – a juried arts and crafts show – (1340 S Valley Forge Road, Lansdale, PA) are both taking place on Saturday, … Continue reading

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Contemporary Crafts Shows and Holiday Bazaars – Now through Dec 24th!

The Philadelphia Art Museum Contemporary Craft Show opens on Thursday, November 9th and continues through the weekend, closing on Sunday, November 12th, 2017 at the Pennsylvania Convention Center at 1101 Arch Street, Philadelphia, PA; featuring 195 contemporary craft artists from 31 … Continue reading

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Pennsburg Quilt Show Saturday and East Greenville Organ Concert on Sunday

The Keystone Quilters are hosting their annual Quilt Show in Pennsburg this year, at the Finland Mennonite Church (1750 Ziegler Road, Pennsburg, PA) this Saturday, October 14, 2017. Admission charge is $7 (12 and under are free), and the show … Continue reading

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Skippack Days; Rain or Shine

If the rain stops later today, or even if it doesn’t, it’s always worth the short drive to Skippack Village to walk around their Main Street checking out the eclectic mix of shops, bakeries, and restaurants, especially when the annual … Continue reading

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