The Times Herald (Norristown, PA) - - FEATURES -

AOH AN­NUAL SALUTE TO OUR VET­ER­ANS Sun­day, Novem­ber 11: The An­cient Or­der of Hiber­ni­ans Notre Dame Divi­sion #1 in Swedes­burg , Up­per Merion Town­ship will host its An­nual Salute To Our Vet­er­ans on Vet­er­ans Day Novem­ber 11th. This Vet­er­ans Day is spe­cial with the mark­ing the end of World War 1, one hun­dred years ago. Vet­er­ans Day orig­i­nated as “Ar­mistice Day” on Novem­ber 11th, 1919 the first an­niver­sary of World War 1. The name of the day was changed to Vet­er­ans Day in 1954 by Pres­i­dent Dwight D. Eisen­hower to honor all Vet­er­ans both the liv­ing and the dead. The AOH Vet­er­ans ser­vice will be­gin at 11 AM sharp in front of the AOH club house 342 Jef­fer­son Street in Swedes­burg. Guest speaker for this years event will be Iraq War Vet­eran Pa­trick Mur­phy. Pa­trick Mur­phy served in the 82nd Air­borne and grad­u­ated from the Air­borne and Air As­sault cour­ses. He served in two over­seas com­bat de­ploy­ments in Tu­zla, Bos­nia in 2002 and in Bagh­dad, Iraq in 2003 to 2004. From 2007 to 2011 Pa­trick served as the youngest U.S. con­gress­man serv­ing on sev­eral com­mit­tees in­clud­ing the Armed Ser­vices, Se­lect In­tel­li­gence and Ap­pro­pri­a­tions com­mit­tees dur­ing his time in Congress. At the age of 27, Cap­tain Mur­phy was the youngest pro­fes­sor at the United States Mil­i­tary Academy at West Point and taught con­sti­tu­tional law and the law of war, even­tu­ally lead­ing to the first ever Law of War mil­i­tary ST. PA­TRICK CHRIST­MAS BAZAAR Fri­day, Nov. 9- Satur­day, Nov. 10: The St. Pa­trick Church Christ­mas Bazaar will run Fri­day (5 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.) and Satur­day (noon till 8 p.m.) in the church hall at 714 DeKalb Street, Nor­ris­town. The bazaar fea­tures de­li­cious home baked items such as cakes, pies, cup­cakes and can­dies; At­tic Trea­sures; Jew­elry; Tom­bola; Chil­dren and Teen Booth; Silent Auc­tion; Baby Booth; Hand-craf­terd Christ­mas Wreaths; Chance Bas­kets; Spirit Wheel and 55⁄50 raf­fles. De­li­cious home­made food will be pro­vided by The Davis Fam­ily. CALHOUN ATH­LETIC CO. TO SPON­SOR “TEACH ONE FEED ONE” EVENT Satur­day, Nov. 10: The Calhoun Ath­letic Com­pany is spon­sor­ing a 5K run/ walk from noon to 3 p.m. at the Nor­ris­town Farm Park to ben­e­fit Teach One Feed One. To reg­is­ter or for more in­for­ma­tion please visit https://run­signup. com/Race/PA/Nor­ris­town/ TeachOneFeedOne5K VIC­TO­RIAN HOL­I­DAY Satur­day, Nov. 10: A Vic­to­rian Hol­i­day at Selma Man­sion, 1301 W. Airy Street, Nor­ris­town from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Help make dec­o­ra­tions for the Christ­mas tree, listen to the Vic­to­rian Rev­el­ers, shop the ven­dors, pur­chase baked goods. Visit the Raf­fle Room and take a chance or two. Ad­mis­sion fee for this event is a

At the Nor­ris­town Maen­ner-Chor Club, 920 Haws Ave, Nor­ris­town. Tick­ets are $10 which in­cludes din­ner and the show. Din­ner will be served at 6:00 with the show start­ing at 6:30 to 10 0 pm. The Nor­ris­town Maen­ner-Chor Club will be trans­formed into a night club for din­ner and a show with the Sounds of Si­na­tra. Tony Leodora and sen­sa­tional jazz sax­o­phon­ist Frankie Ewing will present your fa­vorites from the Great Amer­i­can Song­book through­out the evening. In ad­di­tion to a heavy dose of Si­na­tra, there will be the best of Tony Ben­nett, Dean Martin, Bobby Darin, Nat King Cole and more. An Ital­ian din­ner will ac­com­pany the mu­si­cal show. Tick­ets will be sold at the door. For more in­for­ma­tion please call the club at 610-272-9043. FALL FASH­ION SHOW Satur­day, Nov. 10: At the The Com­mu­nity Club of Col­legeville will hold its sixth an­nual Fall Fash­ion Show and lun­cheon on Satur­day, Novem­ber 10th at 11a.m. at Au­gus­tus Lutheran Church in Trappe. Fall Fash­ion Fling , spon­sored by Chico’s fash­ions, will in­clude a fall lun­cheon , Chi­nese Auc­tion and door prizes. Tick­ets are $20, please call for more in­for­ma­tion and reservations. 610-489-2079 SWEDESFORD GAR­DEN CLUB Satur­day, Nov. 10: The Swedesford Gar­den club meets on Novem­ber 12th at 6:45 PM at the North Wales Area Li­brary, 233 Swart­ley Street, North Wales, PA. Re­turn­ing for an­other pre­sen­ta­tion about an­cient Egypt is Steven Phillips, PhD., Univer­sity of Penn­syl­va­nia. The topic this time is ‘Plant Food in An­cient Egypt and the Mediter­ranean World’. Steven presents fas­ci­nat­ing his­tor­i­cal facts and cap­ti­vat­ing sto­ries of an­cient lives. Guests are welcome, no charge. WISSAHICKON VAL­LEY HIS­TOR­I­CAL SO­CI­ETY Mon­day, Nov. 12: The Wissahickon Val­ley His­tor­i­cal So­ci­ety in­vites the pub­lic to a meet­ing on Mon­day, Novem­ber 12 at 7:00 PM at the Blue Bell Li­brary, 650 Skippack Pike in Blue Bell. The pro­gram will be A Walk­ing Tour of the Cotswolds and Corn­wall pre­sented by Russ and Jean Bella­vance. RSVP’S FI­NAL FALL 2018 VEC WORK­SHOP Tues­day, Nov. 13: Vol­un­teer Ex­ec­u­tive Con­sul­tants (VEC), a pro­gram of RSVP holds a se­ries of valu­able work­shops for non­prof­its. The fi­nal fall work­shop will be from 9:30 a.m. to noon at RSVP, 901 East 8th Ave., Suite 200, King of Prus­sia, PA 19406. Start­ing with strate­gic plan de­vel­op­ment, con­tin­u­ing with learn­ing about fundrais­ing and then mea­sur­ing suc­cess for non­profit or­ga­ni­za­tions, these three in­ter­ac­tive work­shops will pro­vide sound help to non­profit or­ga­ni­za­tions. For more in­for­ma­tion con­tact Mar­garet Bren­ner mar­garetb@rsvpmc.org. (610) 834-1040 x135. 100+ WOMEN WHO CARE IN MONT­GOMERY COUNTY Wed­nes­day, Nov. 14: 100+ Women Who Care in Mont­gomery County is one of more than 350 sim­i­lar groups lo­cated world­wide that fo­cus on co­or­di­nat­ing fund­ing for lo­cal, com­mu­nity char­i­ta­ble or­ga­ni­za­tions. We meet quar­terly to hear three short pre­sen­ta­tions from lo­cal non­prof­its. We hope you’ll join us and be­come a mem­ber of this in­cred­i­bly pow­er­ful com­mu­nity group that will ben­e­fit count­less lives here in Mont­gomery County. The next quar­terly meet­ing is on Wed­nes­day, Novem­ber 14, 2018 at Baum, Smith & Cle­mens, 2060 Detwiler Road, Har­leysville, PA. Ques­tions please con­tact Jes­sica Batura at 215-368-5755. Visit https://100plus­wom­en­who care­mont­copa.com UP­PER MERION CAM­ERA CLUB Wed­nes­day, Nov. 14: From 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. Port Kennedy Pres­by­te­rian Church, 1084 Old Val­ley Forge Road, King of Prus­sia, PA 19406 De­scrip­tion - Pho­tog­ra­phy Skills and Im­age Cri­tique - Open to mem­bers Sub­mit up to three images for cri­tique by mem­bers; re­ceive pos­i­tive feed­back on how to im­prove your pho­tog­ra­phy. Please sub­mit all images by 10:00 PM the day be­fore. Vis­i­tors are al­ways welcome at no charge. ST. PAUL’S AN­NUAL CHRIST­MAS BAZAAR Fri­day, Nov. 16 and Satur­day, Nov. 17: St. Paul’s an­nual Christ­mas Bazaar, spon­sored by the Women’s Guild, will be held in the parish hall (John­son High­way and Old Arch Road, East Nor­ri­ton) will be 5 p.m. to 9 p.m. Fri­day and 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Satur­day. Touted as the per­fect way to start Christ­mas, the bazaar will fea­ture raf­fle prizes to fine gifts, restau­rants and stores; the Christ­mas cafe for great food; home baked goods and candy; hol­i­day gift bou­tique and crafts; at­tic trea­sures; re­li­gious ar­ti­cles; kids’ games; cheer wheel; gro­cery wheel; chances for ahol­i­day trea­sure and 50⁄50. And don’t miss break­fast with Santa on Satur­day at 8 a.m. HOLY SPIRIT 25TH AN­NIVER­SARY CON­CERT SE­RIES Fri­day, Nov. 16: The Holy Spirit 25th An­niver­sary Con­cert Se­ries con­tin­ues with a con­cert by bari­tone soloist Brian Ming Chu at 7 p.m. at the church at 2871 Barndt Road at the cor­ner of Sum­ney­town Pike in Har­leysville. Chu is a pro­fes­sor of voice at Muh­len­berg Col­lege and has been a soloist with nu­mer­ous en­sem­bles on three con­ti­nents. This fall he sang the role of Martin Luther in Lud­wig Meinar­dus’ 1876 ora­to­rio, Luther in Worms, with the Dres­den Sin­gakademie for the 500th an­niver­sary of the Protes­tant Ref­or­ma­tion. Chu did grad­u­ate stud­ies at Pe­abody Con­ser­va­tory of Mu­sic. A free will of­fer­ing will be re­ceived and a dessert re­cep­tion will fol­low. For more info, see the web­page at www.chur­chofthe­holyspirit.us. CRAFT FAIR Satur­day, Nov. 17: Craft Fair at Sanatoga Fire Com­pany 2222 E High St Sanatoga PA Satur­day Novem­ber 17, 2018 9AM to 2PM. Crafts, baked goods, and home made soups. Lunch will be served. ELVIS CON­CERT Sun­day, Nov. 18: Elvis im­per­son­ator Mark Reno will hold a con­cert at the Nor­ris­town Cedar Club, 810 Germantown Pike at 1 p.m. Doors open at 12:30. Tick­ets are $20 a per­son for the show and light lunch can be pur­chased by call­ing 484791-3800. Pro­ceeds will ben­e­fit Mus­cu­lar Dys­tro­phy As­so­ci­a­tion. GIV­ING THANKS, A NA­TIVE AMER­I­CAN MES­SAGE Mon­day, Nov. 19: At 1 p.m. This Thanks­giv­ing-themed pro­gram for chil­dren will em­pha­size an ap­pre­ci­a­tion for Mother Earth and all her in­hab­i­tants, both plants and an­i­mals, and the in­ter­con-

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