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

• Sto­ry­time se­ries for chil­dren are held at the Sa­muel Pierce branch of Bucks County Free iibrary, 491 Arthur Av­enue, Perkasie.

Ba­bies Love Books, for ages six to 24 months, fea­tures sto­ries, song and ac­tiv­i­ties 10W30 to 11 a.m. Wed­nes­days. Ter­rLfic Toddlers, for ages two and three, is 10W1R to 10W4R a.m. or 11 to 11W30 a.m. Thursdays. Preschool­ers story pro­gram, for ages four through six, is 1W30 to 2W1R p.m. Thursdays.

Ses­sions run four weeks. Reg­is­tra­tion is pre­ferred, but walk-ins are wel­come. In­for­ma­tionW sisit the li­brary, see www.buck­slib.org or call 21R-2R7-9718.

• Meet­ing space dur­ing li­brary hours and copies of books are avail­able for hav­ing a book dLs­cussLon group at the Sa­muel Pierce branch of Bucks County Free iibrary, 491 Arthur Ave., Perkasie.

Book Clubs Ln a Bag, in­clud­ing 10 copies of a ti­tle and book dis­cus­sion guide, are avail­able for many pop­u­lar ti­tles and can be checked out for six weeks. Some in­clude mul­ti­ple for­mats, in­clud­ing large print and au­dio. Staff is avail­able to as­sist. See www.buck­slib.org for in­for­ma­tion on Book Clubs in a Bag. Call 21R-2R7-9718 to book the meet­ing room. be held 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Satur­day, Oct. 20 at Up­per Bucks County Tech­ni­cal School, 311R Ridge Road in Bed­min­ster.

CostW AR per copy pa­per box or two gro­cery bags of doc­u­ments. Sta­ples, pa­per clips and small binder clips are ac­cepted. No news­pa­pers, phone books or books. All pro­ceeds ben­e­fit UBCTS stu­dent ac­tiv­i­ties.

In­for­ma­tionW www.ubtech. org.

• An At­tLc Trea­sures rum­mage sale will be held 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. Satur­day, Oct. 20 in the St. Agnes so­cial hall, (en­trance be­hind the church), 44R N. Main Street, Sellersville.

There will be house­hold items, toys, Christ­mas items, bric-a-brac, small fur­ni­ture and other items. Re­fresh­ments are avail­able.

Ta­ble space is avail­able for A20 each or two for A3R. In­for­ma­tionW 21R-804-R234.

•A Founder’s Day Cel­e­bratLon, in recog­ni­tion of the con­tri­bu­tions of Nancy heenan and Clarence Ap­ple­gate, will be held 3 to R p.m. Sun­day, Oct. 21 at Pen­nridge Community Cen­ter, routes 113 and 1R2 in Sil­verdale.

A concert by the Har­mon­aires will be fol­lowed with light re­fresh­ments.

Ad­mis­sion is free, but please pick up tick­ets in ad­vance to be as­sured a seat. Tick­ets are avail­able at the re­cep­tion­ist’s desk.

In­for­ma­tionW snug­gle­[email protected]­cast.net or 21R4R3-7RS4.

•A flea mar­ket will be held 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. Satur­day, Oct. 20 at Up­per Bucks County Tech­ni­cal School, 311R Ridge Road in Bed­min­ster.

It will be held in con­junc­tion with the pa­per shredding (above) and the hoagie sale pick-up.

Space is avail­able for A20 per ve­hi­cle; please pro­vide your own ta­ble. dates will open at 7 a.m.

In­for­ma­tionW www.ubtech. org or 21R-79R-2911.

• The monthly meet­ing of the PerkasLe Dog Park Board of Di­rec­tors will be SW30 p.m. Mon­day, Oct. 22 at the dog park in ien­ape Park on Con­sti­tu­tion Av­enue.

The monthly meet­ings are open to the pub­lic and park users are en­cour­aged to at­tend when they have com­ments or con­cerns about the park.

There will also be a work day to pre­pare for win­ter 7 to 10 a.m. Satur­day, Oct. 20 at the park.

• gour­nal­ist and men­tal health ad­vo­cate -ane Pauley will be the fea­tured speaker at Penn Foun­datLon’s 10th an­nual Au­tumn Event fundraiser 7W30 p.m. Tues­day, Oct. 23 at Cal­vary Church, 820 Route 113 in Hill­town.

The evening will in­clude the pre­sen­ta­tion of Penn Foun­da­tion’s ninth an­nual Ad­ven­tures in Ex­cel­lence Award to Fred­er­ick E. Schea, pres­i­dent and CEO of First Sav­ings.

Pro­ceeds ben­e­fit Penn Foun­da­tion’s Com­mon­wealth Fund and helps the or­ga­ni­za­tion pro­vide care to more than 10,000 peo­ple each year.

There will be a silent auc­tion be­gin­ning at RW30 p.m. Pro­ceeds from it ben­e­fit Camp Courage, a sum­mer camp for chil­dren with spe­cial needs spon­sored by Penn Foun­da­tion in part­ner­ship with Camp Men-O-ian in nu­ak­er­town.

Tick­etsW A20; four for AS0. In­for­ma­tion or to pur­chase tick­etsW www.pen­n­foun­da­tion.org or 21R-4R3-R182.

•“LLve on Stage, The RaLn For­est,” fea­tur­ing com­edy and an­i­mals, in­clud­ing ex­otic birds, kinka­jous, jun­gle cats, mon­keys and snakes, will be at West Rock­hill El­e­men­tary School, 1000 Wash­ing­ton Av­enue, 7 p.m. Tues­day, Oct. 23.

Pre­sented by the non-profit or­ga­ni­za­tion Un­der­stand­ing Wildlife, Inc., the goal is to ed­u­cate about an­i­mals fac­ing pos­si­ble ex­tinc­tion and to in­spire peo­ple to get in­volved and make this a bet­ter world for all to live in.

Tick­etsW AR; chil­dren younger than three ad­mit­ted free. Tick­ets will be avail­able at the door. In­for­ma­tionW www.un­der­stand­ing­wildlife.org.

• Hid­den Mead­ows on the Ridge, 340 Farm­ers iane, Sellersville, holds its fourth an­nual Safe TrLck or Treat SW30 to 7W30 p.m. Thurs­day, Oct. 2R.

All chil­dren 10 and younger in cos­tume are wel­come to par­tic­i­pate.

In­for­ma­tionW S701.

• West Rock­hLll Town­shLp Park & Re­cre­atLon’s sec­ond an­nual fLshLng derby will be 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Satur­day, Oct. 27 at games Memo­rial Park, 1027 Ridge Road.

There will be four dif­fer­ent types of 13 to 14 inch trout. There will also be

•“AmelLa” will be shown at a fam­ily movie night 7 p.m. Fri­day, Oct. 2S at Peace-To­hickon iutheran Church, 100 Old Bethlehem Road (off Route 313), Perkasie.

The fact based drama star­ring Hi­lary Swank and Richard dere fol­lows the life of avi­a­tor Amelia Earhart.

Ad­mis­sion is free. In­for­ma­tionW www.Peace-To­hickon.org or 21R-2R7-3294.

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• Sellersville Bor­ough holds its an­nual Hal­loween Parade 10 a.m. Satur­day, Oct. 27.

Reg­is­tra­tion be­gins at 9 a.m. at the mu­nic­i­pal park­ing lot at Penn and Church streets. The parade route is W. Church Street to High Street, Wal­nut Street to Tem­ple Av­enue, and N. Main Street to the Sellersville fire­house where con­tes­tants will be judged and prizes awarded.

A hot dog and drink will be pro­vided to all par­tic­i­pants.

In the event of rain, no parade will take place, but judg­ing will be held at the fire­house. In­for­ma­tionW 21R2R7-R07R. three tagged fish with a AR0 prize.

The fish­ing derby is for ages 12 and younger. Each con­tes­tant will re­ceive a free hot dog and drink. All con­tes­tants must be ac­com­pa­nied by an adult.

• An Ap­plLance and Scrap Metal DrLve ben­e­fit­ting Perkasie Fire Com­pany will be held 8 to 11 a.m. Satur­day, Oct. 27 at Schoeller’s, 419 S. Fifth Street, Perkasie.

Ap­pli­ances with re­frig­er­ants, such as re­frig­er­a­tors, freez­ers, air-con­di­tion­ers and de­hu­mid­i­fiers, will be ac­cepted for a A30 do­na­tion to prop­erly re­move any harm­ful chem­i­cal. Other ap­pli­ances and metal will be ac­cepted free.

In­for­ma­tionW kasiefd.org or R131. www.per21R-2R7-

• Horse racLng on the cloth track at Pen­nridge Community Cen­ter will be held 10 a.m. to 1 p.m Satur­day, Oct. 27.

A A1 wa­ger­ing min­i­mum is op­tional. In­for­ma­tionW snug­gle­[email protected]­cast.net or 21R-4R3-7027.

• Sellersville Fire Depart­ment, 2 N. Main Street, Sellersville, hosts its an­nual FLre Preven­tLon Open House noon to 3 p.m. Sun­day, Oct. 28.

The fam­ily ed­u­ca­tional day will in­clude fire­fighter ve­hi­cle sup­pres­sion and res­cue demon­stra­tions. There will also be fire preven­tion ac­tiv­i­ties such as “How to Op­er­ate a Por­ta­ble Fire Ex­tin­guisher,” “Proper Care and Us­age of Smoke De­tec­tors,” “Home Es­cape Plans,” “Elec­tri­cal Safety” and “Main­tain­ing Safety in vour hitchen.”

There will also be lo­cal po­lice and EMS mem­bers. Bring your cam­era to cap­ture the mo­ments. iunch will be cour­tesy of the Sellersville Fire Dept. iadies Aux­il­iary. Ad­mis­sion is free. In­for­ma­tionW www.sell­ersvillefd. com or 21R-2R7-4028.

• Mayor gohn Hol­len­bach has pro­claimed Hal­loween Evening in Perkasie as S to 9 p.m. Wed­nes­day, Oct. 31.

Par­ents are en­cour­aged to ac­com­pany their chil­dren while out trick or treat­ing.

• Crafters are needed for an ,ndoor Craft FaLr 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Satur­day, Nov. 10 at Cress­man Ar­mory, 22R East Park Av­enue, Sellersville.

Space is A2R and a do­na­tion to the raf­fle ta­ble. In­for­ma­tionW janet­bas­[email protected]­hoo.com or 21R-234-4729. To see the full list of events

and pro­grams, visit the Community sec­tion at PerkasieNew­sHer­ald.com!

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