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Bethlehem Celtic Classic (& last chance to see Burning Bridget Cleary!) – Sept. 22-24, 2017

The Celtic Classic Highland Games and Festival¬† in Bethlehem, PA, begins this Friday, and runs through Sunday; September 22-24, 2017. This is the 30th year for the¬†outdoors festival, which is free, and open to the public, and features craft tents; … Continue reading

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Free Concert Tonight; chorale, instrumental, handbells, dance, and more!

St. Mark’s Summer Music Camp will be presenting a free concert tonight, Friday, June 23, 2017 beginning at 7 p.m. in the sanctuary of St. Mark’s Lutheran Church, 81 Main Street, Pennsburg, PA. All those who attended the camp have … Continue reading

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Getting Started with the Ukulele

This Wednesday, April 19, 2017, the Upper Perkiomen Library (350 Main Street, Red Hill, PA) is hosting an introduction to ukulele playing; free and open to anyone 16 years of age or older – pre-registration required – from 7 p.m. … Continue reading

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Knitting Workshop at Upper Perk Library

No skills required! Total beginners welcome! We have the yarn, we have the knitting needles (and maybe a few crochet needles) – now we need you! Our friend Karin will be teaching the basics of knitting and crocheting at the … Continue reading

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Knitting News for MMUP!

The rumors are true – Make Music Upper Perk volunteers are busy knitting and crocheting for a special yarn art project to be unveiled the week of June 21st; one more way we’ll be celebrating the 5th year of Make … Continue reading

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Brad Hendershot; Plein Air Painting with Watercolors

Local artist Brad Hendershot will be presenting a program on Plein Air Painting with Watercolors on Wednesday evening, October 19, 2016, in Harleysville, PA. Mr. Hendershot, a locally well-known watercolor artist, will discuss the techniques and challenges of painting outdoors … Continue reading

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Is gardening an art?

After attending the Philadelphia Flower Show, and surveying some local gardens (and trying my hand at an herb garden and planting a very few flowers in front of the house), I have concluded that yes, gardening is indeed an art. … Continue reading

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