• The 44th annual Pennridge Gallery of the Arts, featuring works by about 75 local artists and craftspeople, will be noon to 5 p.m. Sunday, Sept. 16 in downtown Sellersville.
Musical performers will include Skip Denenberg, the Dave Cunningham Band and Celtic Pride. Local artist Mary-Lynne Moffatt is this year’s Artist of the Year.
In response to popular request, this year’s walking tour will again highlight the historic Sellersville Cemetery. The one-hour guided walking tour will depart from Sellersville Museum, 120 East Church Street, Sellersville, at 1 p.m. The walking tours are free, but a $5 donation to the museum is suggested. Pre-registration is required. Reservations will be filled on a first-come, first-serve basis. Registration may be done online at www.sellersvillemuseum. org or by calling the borough office at 215-257-5253.
North Main Street in Sellersville will be closed to automobile traffic during Gallery of the Arts.
Admission to Gallery of the Arts is free. Information: www.galleryofthearts.org or 215-257-5075.
• Summer 2012 exhibits at the Schwenkfelder Library and Heritage Center, 105 Seminary Street, Pennsburg, include “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.
• Pennridge Community 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: email@example.com 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, firstname.lastname@example.org or 215-249-0100 ext. 110.
Tickets: $25. Tickets may be purchased online at http:// habitatbucks. org/ get- i nvolved/women-build/
• A car wash benefitting Pennridge Lay Rams Field Hockey will be held 1 to 5 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 15 at National Penn Bank, 96 S. Main Street, Sellersville.
There will also be a benefit for the team 5 p.m. to closing Monday, Sept. 17 at Gran Sasso Italian Restaurant, 527 Constitution Avenue, Perkasie. Dine in or take out.
• Hilltown Civic Association is holding a scenic bicycle ride through Hilltown beginning 9 a.m. Saturday, Oct. 13.
The ride will benefit the group’s scholarship program which has awarded about 80 scholarships to resident high school seniors since 1991.
Information or to register: www.hilltown-twenty.com or 215-901-1970.