• 0LXHG PHGLD ZRUNV EY Kevin Cooper, who paints on glass and creates murals, are on display through Aug. 26 at Pebble Hill Gallery in Pebble Hill Church, 320 Edison-Furlong Road, Doylestown.
Gallery hours are 12:30 to 2 p.m. Sundays; 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Mondays, Tuesdays and Thursdays (call first on weekday mornings - 215348-3428); and 7:30 to 10 p.m. the second Friday of the month.
Information: www.pebblehillchurch.org, gallery@ pebblehillchurch.org or 215348-3428.
• “Twenty Years So Far: A 20th Anniversary Celebration of Exhibitions at the Studio of Ben Solowey” is on display by appointment through August, at the Studio of Ben Solowey, 3551 Olde Bedminster Road, Bedminster.
• 6UPPHU 2012 HXKLELWV DW the Schwenkfelder Library and Heritage Center, 105 Seminary Street, Pennsburg, include “Bob Wood: New Paintings,” through Aug. 26; “Architecture in Contemporary Hooked Rugs and Traditional Folk Art” through Sept. 7; “Love, Pennsylvania Dutch Style” through Oct. 1; and “Upper Perkiomen Valley Baseball Memorabilia,” through Oct. 1.
Information: www. schwenkfelder.com, info@ schwenkfelder.com or 215679-3103.
• “To Stir, Inform and ,nflDPH: TKH AUW RI TRny Auth,” featuring works by the editorial cartoonist and winner of the Pulitzer Prize, is on display through Sept. 23 at the James A. Michener Art Museum, 138 S. Pine Street, Doylestown.
Hours are 10 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Fridays; 10 a.m. to 9 p.m. Thursdays; 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturdays and noon to 5 p.m. Sundays.
Admission: $15 for adults; $13 for seniors; $11 for college students with valid ID; $7.50 for ages six through 18; free for members and children younger than six. Information: www.michenerartmuseum.org or 215340-9800.
• 3HQQULGJH &RPPUQLWY Center, routes 152 and 113, Silverdale, hosts its Fall 2012 Craft Fair 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 6.
Crafters and artisans are currently being sought. There is room for about 30.
An 8 x 5 foot space with a 2.5 x 6 foot table may be rented for $25. Information: firstname.lastname@example.org or 215-453-7027.
• “Stories from the Pearl S. Buck House: Lives Touched by the Legacy of Pearl S. Buck” is on display until Nov. 9 at the Pearl S. Buck House, 520 Dublin Road in Hilltown.
An excellent example of nineteenth century architecture, the house holds a rich intact museum collection of Pennsylvania country furniture alongside Chines decorative screens, Chen Chi paintings and works by celebrated artists. A highlight of the tour for many visitors is the desk and typewriter Buck used to write “The Good Earth.”
Some of her awards, including the Nobel and Pulitzer prizes and honorary college degrees are also on display.
Guided tours are available Tuesdays through Saturdays at 11 a.m, 1 p.m. and 2 p.m., and on Sundays at 1 and 2 p.m.
Admission: $9 for adults; $8 for seniors; and $6 for students. Information: www.pearlsbuck.org, email@example.com or 215-249-0100 ext. 110.
• .HyVWRnH SWDWH DHFRUDtive Painters meet 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. the third Wednesday of each month (except May and December) at Perkasie Fire Co., Fifth and Arch streets, Perkasie.
• The Katie Stauffer Memorial Arts and Cultural Center, 225 W. Broad Street, nuakertown, holds art classes for children, adults and families, including ones for pottery, drawing, painting and the Jewelry Homeschooler Program.
Information: 215-5368900 or www.katiestauffer. org.
• PHEElH ARTS, an ARTS meeting group, meets 6:30 to 8 p.m. each Wednesday at Pebble Hill Church, 320 Edison-Furlong Rd., Doylestown.
ARTS is a support group for artists, musicians, writers and all creative folks.
Information: 215-3483428, RIfiFH@SHEEOHKLOOchurch.org or www.arts-onthe-net.com/artsanonymous. The Perk, 501 E. Walnut Street, Perkasie.
•$ Celebrity Bartender Fundraising Bash, during which 10 percent of food and drink purchases will be donated to 13 local nonprofit organizations, will be held 7 to 9 p.m. Tuesday, Aug. 21 at Chambers 19 The Other Side, 19 N. Main Street, Doylestown.
To RSVP: www.network n o wconnect i o n s . c o m/ events/event/fundraiser/
• $ FDU ZDVK WR EHQHILW Pennridge High School’s women’s volleyball team will be held 9 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 25 at the US gas station at Fifth Street and Route 313 in East Rockhill. All donations will benefit the team.
• 4UDNHUWRZQ )DUPHUV Market’s 17th annual food drive has been extended through Aug. 26.
Canned goods and dry goods may be brought to the market office 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Wednesdays and Thursdays; 9 a.m. to 9 p.m. Fridays and Saturdays; or 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Sundays.
All foods collected will be donated to the nuakertown Food Pantry, the local Salvation Army headquarters or a women’s and children’s shelter in Milford Square.
• Pup”Paw”Looza, an all-day outdoor concert to benefit Last Chance Ranch Animal Rescue in nuakertown, will be held noon to 8:30 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 25 at Country Creek Winery, 133 Cressman Drive, Telford.
Performers will include The Mighty Manatees, Mike Greer C Co, Dharmas Kindness and The Band with No Name.
Tickets: $15 in advance; $20 at the door; free for children four and younger. Dogs will also be admitted free. Tickets: www.puppawlooza. eventbrite.com
• &ORVH WR 300,000 VWUGHQWV in the Delaware Valley are enrolled in the school meal program that provides free and reduced lunches during the school year. Families that participate in the school meals program may struggle to put more food on the table this summer to feed their children to cover the missed meals. Through Aug. 24, ceramics and paint-your-own potter studios participating in The Family Keepsakes 4 Kids (FK4K) program are offering special items to paint, with a portion of the cost going to Philabundance.
Participating studios include Stardust Ceramics, 214 S. 4th Street, Unit 1A, Perkasie. Information: 215257-2632, www.philabundance.org or 215-339-0900.
• PLHUFH LLEUDUy TKULIW Shop, 819 Blooming Glen Rd., Blooming Glen, across from the Blooming Glen SRVW RIfiFH, LV RSHQ 10 D.P. to 3 p.m. Wednesdays.
Donations are accepted during business hours on Wednesdays and 9 a.m. to noon Thursdays.
$OO SURFHHGV EHQHfiW WKH Samuel Pierce branch of Bucks County Free Library in Perkasie.
Information: 215-964-0991. www.buckslib.org 215-257-9718.
• A drop-in Spanish Language Storytime is held at the James A. Michener branch of Bucks County Free Library, 401 W. Mill St., nuakertown.
It runs 10:15 a.m. the second Saturday of each month.
Aleica Deterville is the leader. Native speakers and other interested families are welcome.
Information: 3306 ext. 1.
• Meeting space during library hours and copies of books are available for having a book discussion group at the Samuel Pierce branch of Bucks County Free Library, 491 Arthur Ave., Perkasie.
Book Clubs in a Bag, including 10 copies of a title and book discussion guide, are available for many popular titles and can be checked out for six weeks. Some include multiple formats, including large print and audio. Staff is available to assist. See www.buckslib.org for information on Book Clubs in a Bag. Call 215-257-9718 to book the meeting room.
• 2nH :RUld BRRN DLVcussion series, an ongoing, multi-cultural book discussion, is held 2:30 to 4 p.m. the second Sunday of each month at Indian Valley Public Library, 100 E. Church Ave., Telford.
Information, to register or reserve a book: 215-7239109 ext. 1.
• HRPHVFKRRl SWRUyKRuU, for grades one through three, is held 10:15 to 11:15 a.m. WKH fiUVW DQG WKLUG 7KUUVGDYV of the month at the James A. Michener branch of Bucks County Free Library, 401 W. Mill St., nuakertown.
The series is on books, but includes crafts, games and creative dramatics.
Information or to register: 215-536-3306 ext. 1.