Ed­u­ca­tion

News-Herald (Perkasie, PA) - - AROUND TOWN -

•A har­mon­ica work­shop with folk mu­si­cian Sharon Huns­berger will be held 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. Tuesdays, Sept. 4, 11, 18 and 25 at the Men­non­ite Her­itage Cen­ter, 565 Yoder Road, Har­leysville.

It will be an in­for­mal time to learn and en­joy play­ing in a small group set­ting. No pre­vi­ous ex­pe­ri­ence is needed. The group will go through the mu­si­cal scale, learn notes and progress to play­ing sim­ple tunes.

Fee: $35; $30 for mem­bers. The fee in­cludes a ba­sic diatonic har­mon­ica with brass reeds. In­for­ma­tion or to reg­is­ter: www.mhep.org, info@ mhep.org or 215-256-3020.

•“Painted Glass and Ce­ram­ics” will be the sub­ject for a fam­ily work­shop 1:30 to 3 p.m. Tues­day, Sept. 11 at Sch­wenk­felder Li­brary and Her­itage Cen­ter, 105 Sem­i­nary Street, Penns­burg.

Food-safe paint pens will be used.

Cost: $5 per par­tic­i­pant. In­for­ma­tion or to reg­is­ter: www.sch­wenk­felder.com, re­becca@sch­wenk­felder.com or 215-679-3103.

• The “AARP Driver Safety Pro­gram” will be held 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Wed­nes­day and Thurs­day, Sept. 12 and 13 in Grand View Hospi­tal’s Community Ed­u­ca­tion Cen­ter be­hind the main hospi­tal.

Par­tic­i­pants will re­fine ex­ist­ing skills, de­velop safe de­fen­sive driv­ing tech­niques and re­view tips for han­dling ad­verse driv­ing con­di­tions and traf­fic haz­ards.

Fee: $12 for AARP mem­bers; $14 for non-mem­bers (payable to AARP). In­for­ma­tion or to reg­is­ter: 215-4534300.

•“Old Barns along His­toric Route 100 in Here­ford and Other Lo­cal Ar­eas” will be held noon Wed­nes­day, Sept. 12 and “Learn to Tell the Con­struc­tion Age

Barn,” 2 p.m. Sun­day, Sept. 16 in the fall lec­ture se­ries at Sch­wenk­felder Li­brary and Her­itage Cen­ter, 105 Sem­i­nary Street, Penns­burg.

Greg Hu­ber will be the speaker.

The Wed­nes­day one is a brown bag lunch. Bring your lunch; bev­er­age is pro­vided.

Ad­mis­sion is free. In­for­ma­tion: www.sch­wenk­felder. com or 215-679-3103.

• GUDQG 9LHw HRsSLWDO wLOO of­fer a hospice vol­un­teer train­ing ses­sion start­ing in Septem­ber.

The train­ing in­cludes in­struc­tion in hospice phi­los­o­phy; lis­ten­ing and com­mu­ni­ca­tion skills; the ex­pe­ri­ence of death, dy­ing and grief; and prac­ti­cal in­for­ma­tion needed for as­sist­ing pa­tients and their fam­i­lies.

Reg­is­tra­tion is re­quired be­fore Wed­nes­day, Sept. 5. In­for­ma­tion or to reg­is­ter: 215453-4149.

• Be­gin­ner Sewing will be held 6:30 to 8 p.m. Thursdays, be­gin­ning Sept. 20 and con­tin­u­ing for six weeks, at Pen­nridge Community Cen­ter, routes 113 and 152, Sil­verdale.

Top­ics will in­clude Know your Sewing Ma­chine, Sewing Kit es­sen­tials, Cre­ate a pat­tern for a tote and go on to cre­ate a tote. There will also be ses­sions on tak­ing mea­sure­ments.

Reg­is­tra­tion dead­line is Sept. 4. Fee: $45. In­for­ma­tion: man­ager.pcsc@ver­i­zon. net, snug­gle­baby@com­cast. net or 215-453-7564.

• 0RUH WKDQ 30 HPSORyHHs of Penn Foun­da­tion are avail­able to speak, lead work­shops RU FRPPHQW LQ WKH fiHOGs RI men­tal health, men­tal re­tar­da­tion and drug and al­co­hol ad­dic­tion.

Penn Foun­da­tion, with of- fiFHs LQ :HsW 5RFkKLOO DQG Pottstown, has a staff of more than 300 and serves more than 8,000 peo­ple, pri­mar­ily res­i­dents of Bucks and Mont­gomery coun­ties.

In­for­ma­tion: 215-2576551 ext. 278 or jsmith@ pen­n­foun­da­tion.org.

In­for­ma­tion: man­ager. pcsc@ver­i­zon.net, snug­gle­baby@com­cast.net or 215453-7027.

• Zumba classes are held 7 to 8 p.m. Thursdays at Pen­nridge Community Cen­ter, routes 113 and 152 in Sil­verdale.

The dance aer­o­bics com­bines Latin rhythms with easy-to-fol­low steps.

Classes are open to the pub­lic. Check in at the re­cep­tion­ist desk. Cost: Mem­bers: $30 for eight week ses­sion (walk-in $5 per class); non-mem­bers: $55 ($10 per class walk-in).

In­for­ma­tion: man­ager. pcsc@ver­i­zon.net, snug­gle­baby@com­cast.net or 215453-7027.

• Yoga classes are held 6 to 7:15 p.m. most Wed­nes­day evenings at the Cul­tural Cen­ter at Pearl S. Buck In­ter­na­tional, 520 Dublin Road, Hill­town.

Cost: $10 per class pre­paid; $12 per class at the door. In­for­ma­tion or to reg­is­ter: www.pearls­buck.org/ yoga or 215-249-0100 ext. 113.

•$ yoga class meets at 7 p.m. Tuesdays at St. Luke’s Evangelical Lutheran Church, Route 313 and Quarry Road, Dublin.

In­for­ma­tion: Marge Breiner at 215-795-2521.

• Flex­er­cise classes are held at 6:30 p.m. Tuesdays and Thursdays at Grace United Methodist Church, 295 S. Main St., Telford.

In­for­ma­tion: 215-7232144.

•BuFks CRuQWy DHSDUW­ment of Parks and Re­cre­ation is look­ing for vet­er­ans who are wheel­chair bound and would like to learn or al­ready know how to play tennis at Frosty Hol­low Tennis Cen­ter in Le­vit­town. Classes are free. In­for­ma­tion or to reg­is­ter: 215-757-0571 ext. 3311.

• ,I yRu DUH ORRkLQJ IRU some­one to play tennis with, have your in­for­ma­tion en­tered into a data­base to con­nect with other play­ers of the same level. Courts are avail­able 6 a.m. to 11 p.m.

Contact Jay Mo­niot at 215-257-3285 (home), 215340-9441 (work), 267-9800530 (cell), or e-mail to jay@square­one­fu­tons.com.

En­ter­tain­ment will be by the Zepp Fam­ily Band per­form­ing gospel and bluegrass mu­sic.

Do­na­tion: $10; half price for chil­dren 10 and younger. For reser­va­tions, call 215-257-9272 be­tween 9 a.m. and 9 p.m.

• CKHI 0LWFK 3UHQsky, RI Sup­per in Philadel­phia, will be the chef for this year’s Out­stand­ing in the Field rov­ing culi­nary ad­ven­ture 3 p.m. Sun­day, Sept. 23 at Bloom­ing Glen Farm, 98 Moyer Road, Perkasie.

Tick­ets are avail­able at KWWS://RuWsWDQGLQJLQWKH­fiHOG. com.

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