Category Archives: books

Where are you spending Labor Day Weekend?

So many choices, so little time (so what else is new?)! I confess, I’ll be spending most of this weekend in front of the computer, either at work, or at home updating these pages with the upcoming theater events (e.g. … Continue reading

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Author Reading & Book Signing on Sunday!

Spend Sunday afternoon, June 4th, in East Greenville with visiting Australian author (and ex-pat American) Laura Goodin; free refreshments, a chance to attend a book reading, talk with the author, and maybe buy a book or two (some proceeds of … Continue reading

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Celebrate Perkiomen Valley Library’s 60th Anniversary in Schwenksville!

Take a drive over to Schwenksville and check out the festivities today, Saturday, April 29th, 2017, between 10 a.m. and 2 p.m. as Perkiomen Valley Public Library in Schwenksville (290 Second Street, Schwenksville, PA) celebrates their 60th birthday! Perkiomen Valley … Continue reading

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Books! (edible, and paper)

Too late to bake, but not too late to vote today in the Edible Book Contest at Emmaus Public Library, 11 E Main Street, Emmaus, PA.  Celebrate National Library Week this afternoon, Saturday, April 15, 2017, at the library where … Continue reading

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Local Peep Diorama Contest!

Here’s a creative and fun way to spend your weekend (or your downtime next week), for individuals, families, or children; decide on your theme, get some marshmallow peeps (they come in so many colors now!), and get busy! Given that … Continue reading

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Bishop’s Olde & Rare Books opens Saturday in East Greenville

After a long drought, a new bookstore, albeit one that sells rare and old books, will be opening in the Upper Perkiomen Valley this Saturday, July 16, 2016. Naturally, I couldn’t resist stopping by, as soon as I heard the … Continue reading

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Harper Lee Events this week, starting on Monday!

It is nearly impossible to get through high school in the United States without reading Harper Lee’s classic novel, To Kill a Mockingbird. The book was written for adults, however, and re-reading the book as an adult is a marvelous experience. … Continue reading

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