The deadline for Datebook is noon Wednesday two weeks before the desired publication date. Only dated events local to this newspaper will be listed. Information should include event, date, time, applicable fees and an information telephone number that may be published. Send to gazette@ montgomerynews.com. No phone calls. through Oct. 29 at 4 p.m. with Dr. hurt Findeisen; $35 for eight weeks; $8/drop in.
• Arthritis Exercise Program — Fridays at 3 p.m. Register for one or more classHV. /HG EY FHUWLfiHG LNVWUUFWRU. Sponsored by the Arthritis Foundation.
• Movie Matinees — Tuesdays at 2 p.m.
• Adult Book Discussion: The theme for this season’s Book Discussions is “Books Made Into Movies.”
• Wissahickon Valley Public Library in Blue Bell is reaching out to Lower Gwynedd Township with special programs starting this October. The library is coming to the Lower Gwynedd Township building, 1130 North Bethlehem Pike, Spring House. Monthly programs continue Nov. 8 and Dec. 13.
• Bill Wine, KYW movie critic, presents “Based on the Book: Bestseller Cinema”: Nov. 1 at 7 p.m. Wine discusses the psychological differences between reading the book and watching the movie version. He analyzes the way classic and modern novels KDVH EHHN WUDNVODWHG LNWR fiOPV. He also deals with the movies that bombed! Audiences are encouraged to bring their opinions, memories and questions. This presentation is a program of the Pennsylvania Humanities Council supported in part by National Endowment for the Humanities.
• Michael Morsch, executive editor of Montgomery Media: Nov. 28 at 7 p.m. and Nov. 29 at 2 p.m. Morsch is the author of “Dancing in My rnderwear: The Soundtrack of My Life,” a memoir about growing up in the Midwest, music of the 1960s and ‘70s and interviews with famous musicians.
• Miss Michelle’s Story Times: Mondays at 10:30 a.m., Wednesdays at 4:30 p.m. and Fridays at 10:30 a.m.
TWEEN AND TEEN PROGRAMS:
• College Planning Workshops coming in October.
Wissahickon Valley Pub- lic Library, Ambler Branch, 209 Race St., Ambler. ADULT PROGRAMS: • Beading Group — First and third Mondays at 1 p.m.
• Miss Michelle’s Story Time — Tuesdays at 10:30 a.m. about the project to the attention of PennDOT.The public is welcome to attend.
The Montgomery County Chapter of the Pennsylvania Association of School Retirees will hold its Fall Luncheon Nov. 1 at 11:30 a.m. at the William Penn Inn, Route 202 and Sumneytown Pike, Lower Gwynedd. RSsP by Oct. 29. For more information, call 215-646-4269.
Big Brothers Big Sisters Southeastern PA is hosting Volunteer Orientation Sessions about how to become a Big Brother or Big Sister Nov. 17 at 10 a.m. and Nov. 27 at 6 p.m. The solunteer Orientation Sessions are mandatory for all potential volunteers. All of the solunteer Orientation Sessions will take place at 530 Dehalb St., Norristown. To RSsP or for more information, call 215-7909200. Big Brothers Big Sisters Southeastern PA (BBBS SEPA) has more than 1,000 children on the waiting list for a mentor. By volunteering just a few hours a month as a Big Brother or Big Sister, you can make a difference in the life of a child. BBBS SEPA is the leading donor and volunteer supported one-to-one youth mentoring program in the state. We need people who can spend time, not money, with children in need of positive role models.