Art & Mu­sic

North Penn Life - - ACCENT -

Men­non­ite Her­itage Cen­ter, 565 Yoder Road, Har­leysville, will be host­ing the fol­low­ing events:

• Learn how to craft beau­ti­ful hand­made pa­per Au­gust 17 from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. In­struc­tor Libby Mus­sel­man, an art in­struc­tor at Penn siew Chris­tian School and pa­per­maker, will lead the class in cre­at­ing hand­made pa­per with unique looks and tex­tures. While the pa­per is be­ing pressed, class par­tic­i­pants will also make a small ERRN RU FDUG wLWK finLVKHG hand­crafted pa­per. Class fee is A67 (in­cludes ma­te­ri­als). Class size limited. Pre-regis­tra­tion re­quired. For more info call 215-256-3020 or email info@mhep.org. Web site: www.mhep.org.

• En­joy weav­ing a mar­ket bas­ket Aug. 31 from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. The work­shop will be led by bas­ket maker Karen Wy­chok. Par­tic­i­pants will weave a medium-sized mar­ket bas­ket made from a com­bi­na­tion of reed, ash and oak ma­te­ri­als. The bas­ket will be wo­ven of reed with oak han­dles and run­ners. The rims will be made of pre-bent reed. This bas­ket will ap­peal to both the be­gin­ner as well as the ex­pe­ri­enced weaver. Class size limited. pr­ereg­is­tra­tion re­quired. Class fee A95 (in­cludes ma­te­ri­als). For more info call 215-256-3020 or email info@mhep.org. Web site: www.mhep.org.

• Learn how to feath­er­stitch a patch­work Christ­mas stock­ing Sept. 14 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Led by artist Lynn Som­mer, par­tic­i­pants will learn the art of feather­stitch­ing on a pre-sewn vel­veteen and satin Christ­mas stock­ing top. Ap­ply your Rwn flDLU WR yRuU VWRFNLnJ; add a name and date to per­son­al­ize it for a gift or grand­child. Lynn learned the art from her grand­mother who made over 100 crazy patch Christ­mas stock­ings dur­ing her 102 years. Work­shop fee is A90 (in­cludes ma­te­ri­als). Class size limited. Pre-regis­tra­tion re­quired. Class fee A95 (in­cludes ma­te­ri­als). For more info call 215-256-3020 or e-mail info@mhep.org. Web site: www.mhep.org.

• Paint­ing a Penn­syl­va­nia Ger­man Box Sept. 14 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. In this work­shop, led by ar­ti­san Jim King, par­tic­i­pants will paint a col­or­ful doc­u­ment box with tulip and star mo­tifs in the folk art man­ner of the Penn­syl­va­nia Ger­mans. Pr­ereg­is­tra­tion is re­quired as par­tic­i­pa­tion is limited. The work­shop fee is A55 (A50 for mem­bers), plus a ma­te­ri­als fee of A45. No re­funds are given un­less a work­shop LV FDnFHOHG IRU LnVuI­fiFLHnW en­roll­ment. To reg­is­ter, go to www.mhep.org; email info@mhep.org or call the Men­non­ite Her­itage Cen­ter at 215-256-3020.

• Monthly Craft Night where you can bring what­ever craft/art form that you en­joy and share a creative evening of craft and con­ver­sa­tion. Craft Night wLOO EH KHOG WKH fiUVW 7KuUV­day of the month from 7 to 9 p.m. The event is free of charge and no regis­tra­tion is needed. Bring your pro­ject and a snack to share. In the event of in­clement weather is fore­cast, please call 215256-3020 or check the web­site www.mhep.org for can­cel­la­tion no­tices.

North Penn Arts Al­liance Artists to show at the Mor­gan Log House, 850 Weikel Road, Lans­dale: Space in­side the Mor­gan Log House will be used to dis­play the works of the mem­bers of the North Penn Arts Al­liance. From April to Oc­to­ber, in­di­vid­ual artists will have their works on dis­play in­side this unique his­toric struc­ture. The dis­play­ing artists of the North Penn Arts Al­liance will dis­play works de­pict­ing his­tor­i­cal land­scapes. Each month, an in­di­vid­ual mem­ber will have the op­por­tu­nity to dis­play their art­works ei­ther two-di­men­sional or WKUHH-GLPHnVLRnDO. 7KH fiUVW artist to show his work will be Ed Kane April 1 to 29. For more in­for­ma­tion on Art at the Mor­gan, please con­tact the Mor­gan Log House at 215-368-2480 or the North Penn Arts Al­liance at 215-393-9110. Mor­ris ooad, Blue Bell, PA 19422) A15 mem­bers, in­cludes full buffet break­fast. Join us for a net­work­ing pro­gram at Nor­mandy Farm Ho­tel ev­ery Thurs­day morn­ing for break­fast, busi­ness news, in­for­ma­tive speak­ers and plenty of net­work­ing. The cost in­cludes a full break­fast buffet. Copies of the busi­ness cards will be made avail­able to those who would like them.

GLUOV DnG ERyV IURP fiUVW to 12th grade are in­vited to join the Towa­mencin Chap­ter of the Chil­dren of the Amer­i­can Rev­o­lu­tion. C.A.o. pro­vides op­por­tu­ni­ties for a child to de­velop a love of, and a re­spect for, our coun­try. The National So­ci­ety of the Chil­dren of the Amer­i­can oevo­lu­tion, founded in 1895, is the old­est pa­tri­otic or­ga­ni­za­tion for youths in our county. Mem­ber­ship is open to all chil­dren who are descen­dants of pa­tri­ots of the Amer­i­can oevo­lu­tion. Let your child see his­tory come alive through the eyes of their oevo­lu­tion­ary War An­ces­tor. Monthly meet­ings and ac­tiv­i­ties are planned for all ages. For more in­for­ma­tion please write to SSeely00@ com­cast.net

Do you have a fear of pub­lic speak­ing? Blue Bell Toast­mas­ters Club can help. We meet from 7 to 9 p.m. on the sec­ond and fourth Tues­day at the Mar­riott Court­yard, lo­cated on ooute 202, di­rectly across from the Mont­gomeryville Mall. Learn how to im­prove com­mu­ni­ca­tion and lead­er­ship skills in a friendly and sup­port­ive en­vi­ron­ment. Guests are wel­come. Ad­mis­sion fee: A5. For more info, visit www.bbtoast.org.

The LeTip Chap­ter of Gwynedd, meets ev­ery Tues­day at 7:16 a.m. We meet at the Club­house Too Diner at the cor­ner of Sum­ney­town Pike & Church ooad in Lans­dale. LeTip is a pro­fes­sional busi­ness lead ex­change net­work. Please call and join us for a meet­ing. Call 215-779-0723

LeTip of Lans­dale is a pro­fes­sional net­work­ing or­ga­ni­za­tion with the pur­pose of ex­chang­ing busi­ness leads. At­tend one of our break­fast meet­ings to learn how LeTip will benH­fiW yRuU EuVLnHVV. /H7LS RI Lans­dale meets ev­ery Thurs­day from 7:01 to 8:31 a.m. at Fran­coni’s oes­tau­rant, 1200 Welsh ooad in North

Wales. Please con­tact Elena Sick­les at 610-222-4205 for more in­for­ma­tion about our chap­ter.

The Greater North Penn Re­gional Col­lab­o­ra­tive Board of Di­rec­tors holds pub­lic meet­ings the sec­ond Tues­day of each month from 10:30 a.m. to noon at the North Penn sisit­ing Nurse As­so­ci­a­tion, 51 Med­i­cal Cam­pus Drive, Lans­dale. For more in­for­ma­tion, call Kath­leen Fitzger­ald at 215855-8296.

ThH FLUH­fiJhWHUV AuxLliary of the Col­mar Vol­un­teer Fire Co. is look­ing for mem­bers. In­ter­ested par­tic­i­pants can live in any town. Meet­ings are held the sec­ond Wed­nes­day of each month at 8 S.P. DW WKH firHKDOO, 2700 Wal­nut Street, ColMarch For more in­for­ma­tion, call Carol at 215-361-9620.

Sin­gle Vol­un­teers of Bucks County meets ev­ery third Tues­day HYHnLnJ DW 7 p.m. at An­drews Hall (part of Doylestown Pres­by­te­rian Church), 125 Me­chanic Street. Park­ing is lo­cated on Church Street. On all other Tues­days, the group meets at the Churchville Na­ture Cen­ter on Churchville Lane. The group is for sin­gles who want to make friends while help­ing their com­mu­nity through vol­un­teer­ing. For more in­for­ma­tion or di­rec­tions, visit www. svbucks.org.

The Lans­dale Chap­ter RI WhH APHULFDn AVVRFLD­tion of Univer­sity Women meets the third Tues­day of HDFK PRnWK IrRP 7:30 WR 9:30 p.m. at the North Penn High School Dis­trict Ed­u­ca­tional Ser­vice Cen­ter, Church ooad and Han­cock Street, Lans­dale. Meet­ings are free and open to the pub­lic. For more in­for­ma­tion, call 215-368-9665 or visit http://aauwlans­dale.org.

P5O-A&T, a vol­un­teer­based, grass­roots or­ga­ni­za­tion that works to re­duce the stigma of drug/al­co­hol ad­dic­tion and to en­sure the avail­abil­ity of treat­ment op­tions, hosts in­for­ma­tional ses­sions. In­for­ma­tion: 215489-6120 ext. 3 (Maura Far­rell). Store hours are Wed­nes­days from 9:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. and Satur­days from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. The shop is lo­cated at St. Peter’s Lutheran Church, 211 S. Main St., North Wales. Do­na­tions of small house­hold items, books, linens and women’s and chil­dren’s cloth­ing are ac­cepted dur­ing store hours. All pro­ceeds are do­nated to lo­cal char­i­ties.

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