Submissions: To add an event to the community calendar, email event info to Calendar entries should be submitted at least two weeks in advance of the desired print date. Additions to the calendar are made on a space-available basis.

Community Events

Sustainable Cheltenham Award Nominations: Sustainable Cheltenham is a townshipwide campaign to unite Cheltenham Township residents, businesses, institutions and community stakeholders behind a shared vision for a more resilient and environmentally friendly community. The Cheltenham Township Environmental Advisory Council established an annual awards program to recognize citizens who make significant contributions to the Sustainable Cheltenham mission. Nominations must reflect one or more of the 10 sustainability goals: community engagement, energy, mobility, waste reduction, ecological stewardship, sustainable development, water management, local economy, healthy living for all and monitoring. All efforts must take place in Cheltenham Township and benefit the township or the region as a whole. Nominations should describe any regional impact and include measurements documenting the improvements. Eligible nominees include residents and businesses, institutions or organizations located in Cheltenham Township. Self-nominations are encouraged. The online nomination form is available at > Sustainable Cheltenham > Sustainable Cheltenham Awards. The submission deadline is May 3. Winners will be chosen by the EAC and recognized June 2 at the annual Arts in the Park at High School Park. For more information, contact 215-887-6200 ext. 230.

Hard Hats & High Heels: Habitat for Humanity of Bucks County will hold its annual fundraising gala, Hard Hats & High Heels, May 3 from 6:30 to 10 p.m. at Spring Mill Manor, 171 Jacksonville Road, Ivyland. The event, which supports Habitat’s homeownership and home repair programs for local families, will include an open bar, hors d’oeuvres, a three-course dinner and live and silent auctions. The event will also include the Designer Challenge” where ReStore items will be upcycled into something useful and creative by local designers. Eight area designers will create one-of-a-kind upcyled furnishings that will be auctioned off at the event. Guests can also “purchase” materials to help Habitat build, including foundations, doors and windows. Auction items can be previewed and tickets may be purchased at

Spring Investment Fair: The nonprofit Philadelphia Area Chapter of Better Investing will sponsor the Spring Investment Fair May 4 from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. in the Community Room at Giant Supermarket, 315 Old York Road, Willow Grove. This year’s theme will be “value investing in stocks.” Speakers will include University of Delaware finance instructor and Blue Hen Investment Fund adviser, Richard Jakotowicz, CFA, CFP; and Richard Arvedlund, founder of Cypress Capital Management. Topics will include value investing, finding undervalued sectors and dividend stocks, picking the best stocks in an industry, evaluating management and investing in banks. Cost is $30 and includes lunch. Advance registration is required. Sign up by calling Gloria Mankonen at 215-796-1214, emailing or sign up at

Audubon Bird Town Bird Walk: Join a bird walk led by members of the Wyncote Audubon Society May 5 from 8 to 10:30 a.m. at Lorimer Park, 83 Moredon Road, Huntingdon Valley. Expect to see many transient spring migrants stopping over on their northward journey, as well as resident species. Bring binoculars if you have them. Meet in the parking lot on Moredon Road. This free program is appropriate for adults and children ages 12 and up. Preregistration is suggested. Call Lorimer Park at 215-947-3477, or email Leigh Altadonna at

“Princess and the Pea”: Storybook Musical Theatre will present “Princess and the Pea” May 7 to 18 and July 23 to Aug. 3 at the Gratz College Theater, 7605 Old York Road, Melrose Park. Tickets are $14 for children and $16 for adults. For more information and showtimes, call 215-659-8550 or visit

Pizza in A Pot at Jenkins Arboretum & Gardens: On Saturday, May 11, 2–3 p.m. Children aged 4 – 10 years will create a vegetable container garden that will provide all the ingredients they need to make a nutritious and delicious pizza – aside from the pepperoni and mozzarella of course!  Tomatoes, peppers, and herbs planted in April will be ready to harvest by August. Prefer to spice things up a bit? Cilantro and hot peppers will be available so kids can make a salsa container instead. An adult must accompany each participant. Presented by Helen Standen, Greenhouse & Nursery Manager; $5/child for members; $10/child for non-members. Adults accompanying children are free of charge. Pre-registration is required. Space is limited. Register on

Organization Workshops: Darla DeMorrow of HeartWork Organizing will present tips, tools and projects to make organizing simple during a workshop May 17 at 10:30 a.m. at the Horsham ReStore, 200 Blair Mill Road, Horsham. In the May 17 workshop, “Roll with It: Make an Under Bed Organizer,” learn how to upcycle a drawer into an organizing tray. Attendees will get hands-on with tools, paint and accessories for a personalized functional storage solution. The workshops are free, but donations to cover the cost of materials are welcome. Advance registration is requested, and a shopping discount will be offered to those who register at least 24 hours before each workshop. Also, a free copy of DeMorrow’s best-selling book, “Organizing Your Home with SORT and Succeed,” will be provided to the first 15 registrants for each workshop date. To register for a workshop, email

Centennial Singers of Bucks County Spring Concert: Centennial Singers of Bucks County will hold their spring concer, “With a Voice of Singing,” June 1 at 8 p.m. at Log College Middle School, 730 Norristown Road, Warminster. The event will feature a cookie buffet and raffle baskets. This concert is free; donations will be accepted. For more information, visit

Summer Fun at Eastern: Eastern Center for Arts and Technology will offer a three-week Summer Fun program for current students in grades six to nine June 24 to July 12 from 8:30 to 11:30 a.m. Summer Fun 2019 programs include Art of Fashion, Auto Mechanics & Collision Repair, Computer Art and Digital Photography, Crime Scene Investigation, Drawing and Painting, Junior Chef, Junior Cosmetology, Pastry Boss, Video Game Programming and World of Construction. Students will get the opportunity to work with the latest technologies while having fun and learning new things. Parents and guardians of the students attending Summer Fun are invited July 12 from 10 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. to see a variety of activities students worked on during Summer Fun. Some of the activities include photography and art exhibits, sample foods prepared by the students and construction projects. The cost is $250. Online registration is available at

Roxborough High School 50th Reunion: The Roxborough High School Class of 1969 will hold its 50th reunion Sept. 28 at the 1912 Club (formerly Plymouth Country Club). Those class members who wish to attend should send their name (name at graduation and current name), mailing address, email address and phone number(s) to and/or contact Bill Robinson at 610-279-5919.

Frankford High School 50-Year Reunion: The Frankford High School Class of 1969 will hold its 50-year reunion Sept. 28 in Doylestown. Classmates are asked to send their graduation name, current name, mailing address, email address and phone numbers (identify if cell or landline) to Linda Schroeder at

Abington Township Public Library

Information: Abington Free Library is located at 1030 Old York Road, Abington. For more information, call 215-885-5180 or visit the library’s website,

Socrates Cafe: This club meets every second Wednesday of the month from 10:30 a.m. to noon.

Genealogical Society: Old York Road Genealogical Society meets every second Tuesday of the month from 7 to 8:45 p.m.

Book Discussion Group: Daytime Book Discussion Group meets every first Thursday of the month at 1 p.m.

Computer classes: Abington Free Library offers a one-hour class, one-on-one with a volunteer computer aide, tailored to a person’s need. The class could cover basic computer skills, the internet, iPad, email, Microsoft Word or Excel. By appointment only; call 215-885-5180 ext. 28.

Used books: BookCellar used book hours are: Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday, noon to 4 p.m.; Wednesday, noon to 8:30 p.m.; and Saturday, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Come by and browse through our extensive collection. We are located in the lower level of the Abington Free Library. All our books, movies and music are for sale at bargain prices. BookCellar books are also sold on Amazon. Due to a high volume of book donations (a good thing!), donations will now be accepted at the circulation desk on Wednesdays to Saturdays only.

Decaffeinated and Unwired: Come to the Abington Free Library for “Decaffeinated and Unwired” and talk with decaf coffee and new friends every fourth Thursday at 10:30 a.m. Walk-ins are welcome!

Sunday’s NYT Crossword Puzzle: Every Monday morning at 10:30 a.m., join us at a table in the South end of the library. Feel free to bring a cup of coffee, your neighbor or best friend, a pencil or pen (although we’ll supply them, too), even your half-finished puzzle from yesterday. Puzzling aloud is highly recommended. Drop-in event, no registration.

Teen Creative Writing Club: The Abington Township Public Library will host a Teen Creative Writing Club for ages 12 to 18 the first Tuesday of the month from 4 to 5 p.m. Hone your creative writing skills through fun prompts and exercises. Share your work and get feedback. Register at the Information Desk, call 215-885-5180 ext. 13, email or visit

Computer Tutors: Meet with a computer tutor for one hour at the library. Get help with internet, tablets, smartphones, programs or any other miscellaneous computer questions you may have. Contact the Information Desk at 215-885-5180 ext. 13 to make an appointment.

AP Exams Study Day: May 5 from 1:30 to 5 p.m. Enjoy snacks and cuddle with therapy dogs while you study at the library for AP exams. Register by emailing or calling 215-885-5180 ext. 113

East Cheltenham Free Library

Information: 400 Myrtle Ave., Cheltenham; 215-379-2077

Toddler class: Mondays at 10:30 a.m. This class teaches creative expression, social skills, listening comprehension, sign language and the foundations of reading and math through stories, songs and finger plays. For ages birth to 3.

Preschool Class: Preschool Class takes place Tuesdays at 10:30 a.m. This class helps children develop kindergarten readiness skills by teaching concepts such as the days of the week, letters, counting, rhyming words, weather, colors and shapes. The class also features stories, music and movement activities and a craft. For ages 3 to 5.

Elkins Park Library

Information: 563 Church Road, Elkins Park; 215-635-5000

Teensy Tales Storytime: Tuesdays at 10:30 a.m. Stories, music, rhymes and games for babies through age 2.

Once Upon a Storytime: Wednesdays at 10:30 a.m. Stories, music and a craft for ages 3 to 5.

Introduction to the Digital Media Lab: Thursdays at 1 p.m. Get an introduction to everything you can do in the Digital Media Lab. The Digital Media Lab has conversion kits for slides, VHS cassettes, vinyl records, cassettes and two scanners. Each of the two stations also provides access to the Adobe Creative Cloud software suite including Photoshop, InDesign, Illustrator, Lightroom and Premiere Pro. Registration required.

Glenside Library

Information: 215 S. Keswick Ave., Glenside; 215-885-0455

Toddler Storytime: Mondays at 10:30 a.m. Stories, rhymes and songs for ages 1 to 2.

Preschool Storytime: Thursdays at 10:30 a.m. Stories, songs and a craft for ages 3 to 5.

English Language and Civics Classes: Saturdays at 10 a.m. For adult English language-learners seeking U.S. citizenship.

Horsham Township Library

Information: 435 Babylon Road Horsham; 215-443-2609;

Library Café: There are more than 2,000 books on sale at the library café’ with titles changing almost daily. Stop by, get a cup of coffee and a book or two anytime at your favorite library.

Huntingdon Valley Library

Information: 625 Red Lion Road, Huntingdon Valley; 215-947-5138;

Library Knitting: Knitters of all ages and experience levels are welcome to join us Mondays from 3 to 5 p.m.

Library Yoga: Held every Wednesday at 10:30 a.m. in the community room. Adults are invited to our ongoing, drop-in introductory yoga classes with certified instructor Theresa Landolfi. Each drop-in class is $7.

Friends of the Library: Friends of the Huntingdon Valley Library meets the first Thursday of the month at 12:30 p.m. Check the library website for details.

Board of Trustees: Board of Trustees meets the second Thursday of the month at 7:30 p.m. The public is invited.

Friday Movies: New releases shown every Friday at 11 a.m.

Le Mott Free Library

Information: 7420 Sycamore Ave., La Mott; 215-635-4419

STEM Engineering Day: Wednesdays at 3 to 5 p.m. Build anything you can imagine with Magna-Tiles and Lincoln Logs. Ages 3 and up.

Roslyn Branch Library

Information: 2412 Avondale Ave., Roslyn; 215-886-9818

Playdate on Avondale: Fridays from 11 a.m. and 12:30 p.m. For ages 2 to 5. No registration necessary.

Stitch and Chat: Fridays at 1 p.m. Bring your own handiwork or use our materials. No registration necessary.

Lego Club: Every Saturday between 11 a.m. and 1 p.m. No registration necessary.

Computer Tutoring: Be tutored on Saturdays 11:30 a.m. and Mondays at 1:30 p.m. Registration is necessary.

Southampton Free Library

Information: 947 Street Road, Southampton; 215-322-1415

Music and Motion: Mondays at 10:30 a.m. Ages birth and up are invited to sing, dance and move with David from Two of a Kind. This is a walk-in program until full.

Sensory Storytime: Second Monday of the month at 11 a.m. A special storytime ideal for children who are differently abled. Whether your child is on the autism spectrum, has sensory processing issues or feels overwhelmed with loud noises or crowds, this inclusive program may be just what you are looking for. Storytimes consist of 30 minutes of preschool-level books, songs and rhymes followed by monitored social play. Registration requested.

Prenda Coding Club: Wednesdays from 5 to 7 p.m. Come learn how to code websites, apps, games and more through self-paced, fun projects. Recommended for fourth grade and up. Participants must be able to work without adult assistance on projects. We invite attendees to bring their own laptop to work independently. The library will provide laptops for shared use. This is a walk-in program.

Genealogy Workshop: First Wednesday of the month at 10:30 a.m. Susan Koelble, a professional genealogist, will lead a workshop on genealogical research and assist attendees with their own research. Register at or call 215 322-1415.

Tea with the BBC: Second Wednesday of the month at 2 p.m. Come watch a BBC TV mystery while enjoying tea and scones. Space is limited. Register online at or by calling 215-322-1415.

Color Your Way to Serenity: First and third Thursday of the month at 1 p.m. Color your way to serenity at an adult coloring program.

All Ages Story Hour: Tuesdays through May 7 and Fridays through May 24, at 10:30 a.m. Come listen to stories, create crafts, sing songs and play with educational toys. This walk-in program is for ages birth and up.

Prenda Coding Club: Wednesdays from 5 to 7 p.m. Come learn how to code websites, apps, games and more through self-paced, fun projects. Recommended for fourth grade and up. Participants must be able to work without adult assistance on projects. We invite attendees to bring their own laptop to work independently. The library will provide laptops for shared use. This is a walk-in program.

Spring Book Sale: May 3 and 4 from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. The semi-annual used book sale will be held in the Mary Exum Room. Hard and soft cover books, children’s books, cookbooks, magazines, audiobooks, puzzles, CDs and DVDs will be sold. There will be a $5 bag sale May 6 to 10. Donations in good condition needed. Please, no encyclopedias, National Geographic Magazines, textbooks or video and cassette tapes.

Backyard Bash: May 4 at 11:30 a.m. Come share stories and pictures from the library’s nature adventures in Tyler and Tamanend parks. Having attended a nature walk is not required for this event. Each family will receive a copy of the book “Barnyard Banter.” Paint kindness rocks, and enjoy walking tacos (meat and vegetarian options). Registration is required for this event.

Author Visit: May 4 at 3 p.m. Debut author Chelsea Ballard will answer questions and discuss the writing process, how she was published, working with other authors, her future works and read a segment of her short story, “Remedy.” She will be signing purchased copies of the short story anthology, “Masquerade: Oddly Suited: A Collection of YA Romance Stories.” Buying a copy of the book is optional.

Read to Olivia: May 7 from 11:15 a.m. to noon. Bring a favorite book or borrow one of the library’s, and read to a new four-legged friend. This program is all ages and walk-in.

Teen Board Game Club: May 7 and 28 from 5 to 6 p.m. Come socialize and play board games with your friends. Walk-ins welcome.

Beer & Board Games: May 8 from 6 to 9 p.m. Come play board games with family and friends and enjoy some craft beer at Moss Mill Brewing Company, 109 Pike Circle, Unit D, Huntingdon Valley. The library will bring board games, but attendees are welcome to bring their own to share as well. There will be a tournament with prizes from the library and the brewery. All ages welcome.

Synagogues of Philadelphia: May 8 at 6:30 p.m. Join author Ira Poliakoff as he talks about his latest book, “Synagogues of Philadelphia.” The program will include a 40-minute talk, a question-and-answer session and sale of autographed copies of the book. Register online.

What’s Cooking at the Library — Vegan Brunch: May 11 at 11:30 a.m. Prepare for Mother’s Day with this crash course on awesome plant-based brunch recipes. Learn how to flip a crepe, plus a few other recipes. Space is limited. Register online.

Block Party: May 14, 16 and 21 at 10:30 a.m. All ages are invited to play with blocks and toys in the children’s area.

Mindfulness: May 14 and June 11 at 6:30 p.m. Mindfulness is the practice of moment-to-moment awareness. It can help those cope with daily stressors and pressures of fast-paced busy lives. Find out how mindfulness can benefit your life. For ages 16 and up. Brought to you by a graduate of Jefferson University’s Mindfulness Based Stress Reduction Program. Register online.

Evening Book Club: May 14 at 6:45 p.m. This month’s selection is “Confessions of a Domestic Failure” by Bunmi Laditan.

Intermediate Computer Class: May 15 and 22 at 2 p.m. Learn word processing, email and other skills. Must know how to use a mouse. Brought to you by Campbell & Associates. Class size limited. Register online.

Trivia at the Library: May 15 at 2 p.m. Try your luck and match wits with your friends and neighbors. Register online.

Library Open House: May 16 from 6 to 8 p.m. The library will hold an open house to officially celebrate the completion of the library’s interior renovations and thank all of the Access the World Campaign donors who made this possible. Light refreshments will be provided. Catering donated by Catering by Jessica Lee.

Giant Game Party: May 18 from noon to 6 p.m. All ages are welcome to join the library to play giant games at Moss Mill Brewing Co., 109 Pike Circle, Unit D, Huntingdon Valley. Come play giant forms of Jenga, Boggle, Yahtzee, dominoes, chess, Battleship and more. There will be a face painter, a food truck and all types of beverages.

Lunch ‘n Learn: May 22 at noon. This event will discuss a current event topic. Drinks and dessert will be provided; lunch will not be provided. Bring your own lunch. Space is limited. Register online or by calling 215-322-1415.

Think & Drink: May 22 at 7 p.m. Join us as the library take its tavern-style trivia game to Moss Mill Brewing Company, 109 Pike Circle, Unit D, Huntingdon Valley. Prizes will be awarded. All ages are welcome.

Sensory Friendly Coloring: May 23 at 10:30 a.m. Coloring for differently abled adults. The library will provide the materials, beverages, relaxing music and a baked good. Reservations with group size required. Register online or by calling 215-322-1415.

Upper Moreland Free Public Library

Information: The Upper Moreland Free Public Library is located at 109 Park Ave., Willow Grove, across from the Willow Grove Shopping Center. For more information about library programs and services, call 215-659-0741 or


The Millbrook Historical Society: The Amy B. Yerks Museum and Archives, freshly renovated, is open every Wednesday from 7:30 to 9:30 p.m. and the first Saturday of every month from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Located at the Hatboro Baptist Church, 32 N. York Road, Hatboro. Walk-ins welcomed. Information: 215-957-1877;;

Outreach Office Hours: State Rep. Thomas Murt, R-152, will hold special outreach office hours in Huntingdon Valley and Upper Dublin. On the third Thursday of each month, Murt and a member of his staff will be at the Huntingdon Valley Library, 625 Red Lion Road in Huntingdon Valley, from 10 to 11 a.m. Also on the third Thursday of the month, Murt and a member of his staff will be at the Upper Dublin Public Library, 805 Loch Alsh Ave. in Fort Washington, from 11:30 to 12:30 p.m.


Unheard Angels: This support group is being held for women who have experienced or are currently struggling with infertility, miscarriage, adoption and fostering issues. The group meets every other Monday evening (the first and third Monday of each month) at 7 p.m. at Lehman Memorial Church, 300 S. York Road, Hatboro, in Room 308. Call 215-764-9407 for more information.

Support Group for Parents of Autistic Children: A series of support meetings for parents of children with autism have been scheduled throughout the fall and winter. Parents and caregivers of children on the autism spectrum disorder are invited to the meetings, which will take place at the Speech-Language Institute of Salus University, to share their experiences. There will be a new topic covered each week and snacks and refreshments will be provided to the group. Those interested in joining the group can contact the Speech-Language Institute for more information at

Stuttering Support Group: A series of support meetings for people who stutter, their family and friends and those who wish to learn more about stuttering have been scheduled on the second Wednesday of each month from 7 to 8 p.m. at the Speech-Language Institute (SLI) of Salus University, 8380 Old York Road, Suite 2100, Elkins Park. As a chapter member of the National Stuttering Association, SLI provides a safe environment for individuals to share their personal experiences and techniques. Various topics will be covered each week as well as a chance for group discussion. The sessions are led and facilitated by clinical educator Shelley Slot, MS, CCC-SLP and two speech-language pathology students Rachael Borman ’18 and Julia Kessel ’18. Their mission in creating the group is let those who stutter know that they are not alone. For information on joining the group and upcoming meeting dates, contact the Speech-Language Institute at 215-780-3150 or or visit

Bereavement Support Group: A free bereavement support group for friends and family will be held on alternative Tuesdays from 7 to 8:30 p.m. at St. Luke the Evangelist, Chapel House, 2330 Fairhill Aven., Glenside. Sponsored by: William R. May Funeral Home Inc. Facilitated by Deborah K. Gawthrop, a certified grief management specialist. For information, call 215-624-8190 or email

Alzheimer’s Support Group: Alzheimer’s Association Caregiver Support Group meets the third Wednesday of the month from 6:30 to 8 p.m. at St. Paul’s Episcopal Church, 7809 Old York Road, Elkins Park. Groups provide education, emotional support and opportunities to share and problem solve with others caring for a family member or friend with Alzheimer’s, dementia or related disorders. Learn more about these conditions and find helpful resources. Be with others who understand and share similar challenges. Free. Registration not required though RSVPs are welcome. Participants can attend whenever they are able. For more information, contact 215-964-7684.

Free YMCA Membership: The Hatboro YMCA, 440 S. York Road, is offering free one-year memberships to area seventh-graders. This membership will provide fun and fitness opportunities. To get involved, seventh-graders just need to bring proof of their class status — a student ID card, class roster, class schedule or report card. They also need to bring a parent or guardian with them when they sign up. For more information, call the Y at 215-674-4545.

Tai Chi: Pennypack Ecological Restoration Trust, 2955 Edge Hill Road, Huntingdon Valley, offers tai chi Mondays from 7 to 8 p.m. and Tuesdays from 10:30 to 11:30 a.m. For more information, contact Lauren Steele at 215-657-0830 or

Yoga: Pennypack Ecological Restoration Trust, 2955 Edge Hill Road, Huntingdon Valley, offers light-to-moderate yoga on Wednesdays from 4 to 5:15 p.m. and Saturdays from 8 to 9:15 a.m. and advanced level yoga on Wednesdays from 6:15 to 7:30 p.m. For more information, contact Lori Voltmer at 215-264-8653 or

Nicotine Anonymous Meeting: Free quit smoking 12-Step program meets every Monday from 7 to 8 p.m. at St. Peter’s Episcopal Church Library, 654 N. Easton Road, Glenside, in support of people working to recover from nicotine addiction. All are welcome. Info:

CHADD: Elkins Park Area CHADD (Children and Adults with Attention Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder) will hold the following at Einstein at Elkins Medical Center. For more information on CHADD or ADHD, call Claire Noyes at 215-779-6656 or

Parent Support Group: First Tuesday of the month from 7 to 8:30 p.m.

Adult Support Group: Third Tuesday of the month from 7 to 8:30 p.m.

Gilda’s: Gilda’s Club Delaware Valley, 200 Kirk Road, Warminster, will hold the following:

Kid Support Group: Tuesdays from 6:30 to 8 p.m. Program is for children 4 to 12 who have cancer in their lives.

Become a Member: Wednesdays and Thursdays from 5 to 6 p.m.

Living with Cancer Support Group: Tuesdays from 2 to 4 p.m.

Living With Loss: Wednesdays from 6:30 to 8 p.m.

Family & Friends Support Group: Thursdays from 6:30 to 8 p.m.

Life After the Death of a Spouse Networking: First Tuesday on the month.

Life After the Death of a Parent Networking: Second Wednesday.

Healthy Eating Support Group: Mondays from 11:15 a.m. to 12:15 p.m.

Metastatic Cancer Support Group: Last Monday of the month from 11 a.m. to noon. Call to register.

Health Living Support Group: Fourth Friday of the month at 11:30 a.m. at the Blue Sage Restaurant on Second Street Pike.

Wellness Group Meetings: Tuesdays from 2 to 4 p.m.

Gilda’s Railway & Ice Cream: Tuesdays from 6:30 to 8 p.m. Members from the Bristol Railroad Society will run G-scale trains on an outdoor track. Information: 215-441-3290 or

Montessori: The Montessori School offers beginners classes in TaiJi and Qigong Tuesdays, 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. Tai Chi will help you develop better balance, more flexibility and coordination. Your breath will become deeper and more even. You’ll learn how to find and release your body’s tensions. Your everyday movements will become more efficient and you will feel better and have more energy to face the day. The school is located at 1710 Jarrettown Road, Dresher. To register or for more information, call 215-572-9189.

Alzheimer’s Support Group: Alzheimer’s Association Caregiver Support Group meets the third Wednesday of the month from 6:30 to 8 p.m. at St. Paul’s Episcopal Church, 7809 Old York Road, Elkins Park. The group will help provide emotional, educational and social support. The group also helps caregivers develop problem-solving strategies, maintaining their own personal, physical and emotional health as well as optimally caring for the person with dementia. Free. For more information, contact 215-964-7684.


Live & Learn Meetings: Glenside United Church of Christ will host Live & Learn meetings every first and third Tuesday from 12:30 to 2:30 p.m. in the church library, 2160 Wharton Road, Glenside. The meetings will include lunch, a TED talk and lively discussion. Bring a bag lunch, and drinks will be provided. Everyone is invited to attend. For more information, contact the church at 215-887-1819 or visit

Glenside Kiwanis: Glenside Kiwanis Club meets the first and third Wednesday of the month at 7 p.m. at the North Hill VFW Post 2519 Jenkintown, Road, Glenside. For more information, call 215-758-9839 or email

Chess: Join the chess club at KleinLife: Montgomery County Dr. Gabriel (z’’l) And Alma Elias Center. Active adults, 60-years and older, who are interested in learning how or want to play chess against a competitive rival are invited to join the chess club at the KleinLife: Montgomery County Dr. Gabriel (z’’l) And Alma Elias Center, 7763 Old York Road in Elkins Park on Tuesdays from 10:15 a.m. to noon. The chess club is free to the public. Anyone interested in joining the chess club at the KleinLife: Montgomery County Dr. Gabriel (z’’l) And Alma Elias Center, may contact Dayna Glantz, program director, at 215-635-5244 or email Membership information also is available.

Bucks Mont Art League: The Bucks Mont Art League meets the third Tuesday of each month from 6 to 8 p.m. at Ben Wilson Senior Center, 580 Delmont Ave., Warminster. Speakers, members’ shows and exhibits are available to members. Guests welcome.

Affinity Toastmasters of Hatboro: The Affinity Toastmasters of Hatboro meet the first and third Thursday of the month from noon to p.m. at Upper Moreland Library, 109 Park Ave. Willow Grove. Public speaking made fun. Visitors welcome.

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