Abington Art Center, 515 Meetinghouse Road, will hold the followingW
• Sculpture Park comes alive with more than 20 outdoor sculptures can be found on the lawn and in the woodlands which are easily accessible thanks to the Heart Smart Trail, a new . 65 mile loop trail. Play the mobile scavenger hunt at the Sculpture Park by downloading the SCsNGR app on your smart phone or by texting SCrLPTrRE to 728647.
InformationW 215-8874882; www.abingtonartcenter.org.
Cheltenham Center for the Arts, 439 Ashbourne Road, Cheltenham, will hold the followingW
InformationW 215-3794660; www.cheltenhamarts.org.
Orchard Artworks presents is hosting its annual Johnny Appleseed Festival Sept. 29. For more information, visit www.orchardartworks.org or call 215947-9882.
Orchard Artworks presents Bryn Athyn watercolors by Frank Rose Oct. 7 to 28. See the special beauty of Pennypack Creek Wastershed and 70 years of its changing scenes. Opening Reception and book signing of Rose’s newly published book of wildflower photographs with take place Oct. 7 from 1 to 4 p.m. at the gallery on Tomlinson Road in Bryn Athyn. Hours are Friday and Saturday from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. and Sunday from 1 to 4 p.m. Information and directions www. orchardartworks.org or 215-947-9882.
Congregation Kol Ami will host its third annual Juried Craft & Fine Arts Show Oct. 14 from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. A preview night and sale will take place Oct. 13 from 6W30 to 10 p.m., which will feature music and food. Cost is A25. The show will feature more than 50 regional artisans and will take place at the synagogue located at 8201 High School Road in Elkins Park. Cost is A5. Fore tickets and information, call 215-635-3110 or www.kolamicraftshow.org. Oct. 10 to discuss “The Woman Warrior” by Maxine Hong Kingston and Nov. 14 to discuss “White Noise” by Adrienne Rich.
• Wired Wednesdays take place the second, third and fourth Wednesday of the month at 2 p.m. in the computer room. Learn about eBooks from the library’s Overdrive catalog
• Computer Resources/Research Classes take place the first Wednesday of the month at 2 p.m. Learn about using a library account, accessing resources online and more. The library also offers one-on-one classes. Registration is required for these free classes.
• Stitch Along: A Place to Learn, Stitch and Share takes place Wednesdays from 6W30 to 8 p.m. for students in sixth grade and up. Adults welcome. Walkins are welcome. Register now for this free series at the information desk,
• Socrates Café meets every second Wednesday of the month from 10W30 to noon and the fourth Friday from 7 to 8W30 p.m. any and every question under the sun. Walkins welcome
• Old York Road Genealogical Society meets every second Tuesday from 7 to 8W45 p.m. Persons attending meetings are encouraged to bring illustrations or examples of their experiences related to the stated theme of the meeting. All are welcome.
• Play Board Games for grades 6 to 12, takes place Thursdays from 6W30 to 7W30 p.m.
• Daytime Book Discussion Group meets every first Thursday of the month at 1 p.m. No registration required. Walk-ins welcome.
• Become a Tutor at the Abington Free Library Adult Literacy Program. Free tutoring is provided to adults who are unable to read, or are learning English as a second language, or need to improve their writing or math skills. Call Rob Naborn at 215-885-5183 or e-mail him at ablit1@ yahoo.com.
• World War II Lecture Series meets every third Tuesday of the month at 3 p.m. and 7 p.m.
InformationW 215-8855180; www.abingtonfreelibrary.org.
East Cheltenham Free Library, 400 Myrtle Ave., Cheltenham, will hold the followingW
• Storytime for children ages 1 to 2 will be held Mondays at 10W30 a.m. for ages 3 to 5 Tuesdays at 10W30 a.m.
• Toddler Classes for ages birth through 3 take place Mondays at 10W30 a.m.
• Preschool Classes for ages 3 to 5 take place Tuesdays at 10W30 a.m.
• Babies Bop will take place Saturdays at 10W30 a.m. for ages birth to 2.
InformationW 215-3792077; eastcheltenham@ mclinc.org.
• Elkins Park Free Library, 563 E. Church Road, Elkins Park will hold the followingW
• Teensy Tales Storytime for ages 1 to 2 takes place Tuesdays at 10W30 a.m.
• Hooray 4 Bugs! for ages 2 and up will take place Sept. 24 at 6W30 p.m. sictoria O’Neill will present the program with props, puppets and more.
Friends of the Abington Library will host the following:
• Used Books in the Book Cellar on the lower level of the library, 1030 Old vork Road, Abington, will take place from noon to 4 p.m. weekdays, and 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturdays.
Glenside Free Library, 215 S. Keswick Ave., Glenside will hold the followingW
• Toddler Storytime for ages 1 to 2 will take place Mondays at 10W30 a.m.
• Preschool Storytime for ages 3 to 5 will take place Tuesdays at 10W30 a.m.
• English Language and Civics Classes take place Mondays and Thursdays at 6 p.m.
• Socrates Cafe will take place Sept. 18 at 7 p.m.
•& hildren’s Author Kristin Gleeson will speak Sept. 20 at 6W30 p.m.
• Storytime @ The Glenside Farmer’s Market will take place Sept. 29 at 10 a.m.
Jenkintown Library, 460 Old vork Road, Jenkintown, will hold the followingW
• Club 306, an early literacy program for children ages 4 to 8 takes place the first Wednesday of the month at 7 p.m. from October through May. Each month a featured activity will be presented. Program is limited to 10 families who have not taken part of Club 306 before.
• Craft Time meets the second and fourth Wednesday evenings of the month from 7 t o 9
jkl. p.m. in the community room. Bring your craft stuff and spend time with other crafters working on your projects.
• The Library is an acceptance facility for application for a r.S. passport.
• Community Dropoff Center for your donations to the JrMP food cupboard program. Nonperishable food items are gratefully accepted.
LaMott Free Library, 7420 Sycamore Ave., LaMott, will offer the followingW
• Preschool Storytime for children ages 3 through 5 will be held Thursdays at 11W15 a.m.
Roslyn Branch Library, 2412 Avondale Ave., Roslyn, will present the following eventsW
• Presschool Story Times will take place Oct. 1 through Nov. 29. Ages 3 to 6 will meet on Mondays at 1W30 p.m.; ages 2 to 3 on Thursdays at 11 a.m. Registration has begun.
• Baby Days will be held Tuesday at 11 a.m. on the following datesW Nov. 13 and 20, Dec. 4 and 11. Babies and their caregivers will sing songs, read stories and do finger plays. Program is for babies 5 months to 2 years. Registration is underway.
• Pajama Parties will take place Mondays from 6W30 to 7 p.m. on the following datesW Oct. 15, Nov. 12 and Dec. 10. Registration is underway.
• Free eBooks are available to download at abingtonfreelibrary. org. Audio books are also
• Book Sale sponsored by the Friends of the Abington Library. Cost is 25 cents per book; or 5 for $1. Proceeds benefit the Abington Township Public Library
• Teens Sought to create and lead programs for elementary age children. Possible ideas include skits, games and creative writing. This is ongoing and you will be awarded service hours for your time.
Information: 215-8869818; abingtonfreelibrary.orgy
All programs take place from 7 to 8:30 p.m. at Einstein at Elkins Park Hospital. For more information on CHADD or ADHD, call Claire Noyes at 215-779-6656 or www.chadd.net/249.
• Parent to Parent Training Classes will take place Oct. 3, 10, 17 and 24; and Nov. 7, 14 and 28 from 7 to 9 p.m. at Elkins Park Hospital.
People Understanding Parkinson’s (PUPS) meets the fourth Tuesday of the month from 1 to 2:30 p.m. in the community room at Super Giant, 315 York Road, Willow Grove, PA 19090. For more information or to RSVP, call Lorna at 215542-2931. 379-4660 or visit www. cheltenhamarts.org. guest speakers, games and more. Membership fees are $15. For more information, call 215635-3255.
Rowland Seniors Club meets at 11 a.m. the first and third Friday of each month at the Rowland Community Center, Myrtle and Elm avenues, Cheltenham. Club members enjoy a variety of entertainment and special events, including trips, guest speakers, games and more. Membership fees are $5, plus $1.50 per meeting. For more information, call 215-379-2233. more i nformation, visit ukifest. r og.
Congregation Adath Jeshurun will hold t he f ollowing:
• Mah-Jongg i s held Wednesdays, 9 a.m. to noon.
• Yoga Classes f or all l evels t ake place Friday mornings at 10:30 a.m.
• Zumba Fitness, Wednesday evenings at 5:30 and Friday morni ngs at 9: 30 a. m.
• Cook For A Friend seeks f r i ends t o volunt eer to prepare meals for those in need. CFAF meets once a month on a weekday evening and once a month on a weekday morning.
Briar Bush Nature Center, 1212 Edge Hill Road, Abington will hold the following:
• Magic Mornings take place Wednesdays, Thursdays and Fridays, 10: 30 t o 11: 30 a. m., f or age 2 to 3 with an adult. Cost i s $ 10, $ 5 addit i onal child
Information: 215-8876603; www.briarbush. org.
Glenside Contra Dance will hold i nstruct i on at 7: 30 p. m. and dance from 8 to 11 p.m., Thursdays, at Glenside Memorial Hall, at t he of .eswick and Waverly avenues with the except i on of major holidays. Cost i s $ 7. For more information visit www. thursdaycontra.com
Glenside United Church of Christ, 2160 Wharton Road, Glens i de, will hold t he f oll owing:
• Youth Choir r ehearsals for ages 10 to 17 take place Mondays, 5: 45 to 6:45 p.m. The arti s t i c director i s - udy Alpren.
Hiway Theatre, 212 Old York Road, -enkint own, will hold t he f oll owing:
• Film Discussion Group takes place the second Monday of each month in the theatre lobby immediately following the 7 p.m. screening. Discussions are led by Adrienne Redd, experienced film discussion leader, lecturer and professor. The discussions are open to the public and are free with paid admission. There is no charge to attend the discussion only.
Information: 215-8869800; or www.hiwaytheatre.org.
Willow Grove Park’s Morning Club is offered from 10:30 to 11: 3 0 a . m. t h e f i r s t a n d t h i r d Tuesday o f e v e r y month. Membership i n t h e Morning Club is free. Visi t www. wil - l o wgroveparkmall. c o m a nd c l i c k on Morning Club t o download a n a ppl i c a t i on i n or der t o r e c e i ve e - newslett e r s a nd di s c ounts a t s e l e c t - ed s t o r e s , a l o n g wit h t h e c h a n c e t o win g r e a t p r i z e s d u r i n g Tuesday morning p r o g r a ms. Or stop by t h e Customer Servi c e Center (third l e v e l , n e a r t h e Cari l l o n Clock) to pick up an application.