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

• Perkasie Lions Club holds its an­nual Old Fash­ioned Hayride 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. Fri­day and Satur­day, Oct. 26 and 27, weather per­mit­ting.

The trac­tor-pulled rides start and end at Moods Cov­ered Bridge on Bloom­ing Glen Road near Glenwood Shop­ping Cen­ter on Fifth Street in Perkasie.

Each ride is about 20 min­utes long, is not scary, and is geared for chil­dren and their fam­i­lies.

Rides are A1 per per­son. Pro­ceeds ben­e­fit the Lions “White Cane Project” for the vis­ually im­paired. The Lions will also have re­fresh­ments avail­able to pur­chase dur­ing the evening. In ad­di­tion, the club will be ac­cept­ing any used eye­glasses that peo­ple would like to do­nate.

In­for­ma­tion: 215-4537127.

• State Rep. Kathy Wat­son, R-144, and Sen. Chuck McIl­hin­ney, R-10, are hold­ing a Se­nior Expo 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Fri­day, Oct. 26 at Delaware sal­ley Col­lege, 700 E. But­ler Av­enue, Doylestown.

The expo, fea­tur­ing more than 50 ex­hibitors, will be in the Stu­dent Cen­ter. In ad­di­tion to blood pres­sure checks and cook­ing demon­stra­tions, ex­hibitors will present in­for­ma­tion on So­cial Se­cu­rity, long-term care, health care, nu­tri­tion and ex­er­cise, pub­lic util­i­ties, taxes, vet­er­ans’ is­sues and vol­un­teer op­por­tu­ni­ties.

ko park­ing will be avail­able on cam­pus. There will be des­ig­nated park­ing at Town Cen­ter Shop­ping Cen­ter on But­ler Av­enue (Route 202) in kew Bri­tain. Free shut­tle buses will be pro­vided be­tween the shop­ping cen­ter and the col­lege, start­ing at 9:15 a.m.

In­for­ma­tion: 0500.

•“Amelia” will be shown

215-674- at a fam­ily movie night 7 p.m. Fri­day, Oct. 26 at Peace-To­hickon Lutheran Church, 100 Old Bethlehem Road (off Route 313), Perkasie.

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

Ad­mis­sion is free. In­for­ma­tion: www.Peace-To­ or 215-257-3294.

• 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 k. 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. In­for­ma­tion: 215257-5075.

• West Rock­hill Town­ship Park & Re­cre­ation’s sec­ond an­nual fish­ing derby will be 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Satur­day, Oct. 27 at James Memo­rial Park, 1027 Ridge Road.

There will be four dif­fer­ent types of 13 to 14 inch trout. There will also be three tagged fish with a A50 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 Ap­pli­ance and SFraS MHWaO DrLvH 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.

In­for­ma­tion: or 5131.

• Can­dlelit tours with ghost sto­ries, hayrides and re­fresh­ments will be held 4:15, 5:15 and 6:15 p.m. Sun­day, Oct. 28 at the Pearl S. Buck House, 520 Dublin Road in Hill­town.

At­ten­dees will ex­pe­ri­ence authen­tic, doc­u­mented ghost sto­ries from the 68-acre na­tional his­toric land­mark.

Cos­tumes are wel­come (no masks). En­joy out­door re­fresh­ments in the pump­kin grove, marsh­mal­low roast- www.per215-257-

• Horse rac­ing 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. In­for­ma­tion: snug­gle­[email protected]­ or 215-453-7027.

• Sellersville Fire Depart­ment, 2 k. Main Street, Sellersville, hosts its an­nual Fire Preven­tion 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 Kitchen.”

There will also be lo­cal po­lice and EMS mem­bers. Bring your cam­era to cap­ture the mo­ments. Lunch will be cour­tesy of the Sellersville Fire Dept. Ladies Aux­il­iary. Ad­mis­sion is free. In­for­ma­tion: www.sell­ersvillefd. com or 215-257-4028.

•A Com­puter & Elec­tron­ics Re­cy­cling event will be held 9 a.m. to 1 p.m Satur­day, kov. 3 in the park­ing lot be­hind St. Paul’s Lutheran Church, S. Main Street and Lin­coln Av­enue, Telford.

Al­most “any­thing with a cord” may be dropped off. That in­cludes com­put­ers, mon­i­tors, print­ers, fax ma­chines, copiers, com­put­er­re­lated ac­ces­sories, au­dioL video equip­ment, Ts’s, speak­ers, kitchen and house­hold ap­pli­ances, cir­cuit boards, elec­tronic com­po­nents, CD’sLDsD’s, phones and ink car­tridges.

There is no charge to dis­pose of the items.

If you are bring­ing a work­ing lap­top or CPU, ask about do­nat­ing your items to a lo­cal or­ga­ni­za­tion rep­re­sent­ing the AARP Foun­da­tion pro­vid­ing tax coun­sel­ing ser­vices to the el­derly.

Do not bring any ap­pli­ance con­tain­ing Freon (re­frig­er­a­tors, freez­ers, air con­di­tion­ers and de­hu­mid­i­fiers), flu­o­res­cent bulbs or tubes, or any haz­ardous ma­te­rial.

In­for­ma­tion: http:LL­cast. netL~green­team107L or green­[email protected]­cast. net.

• Crafters are needed for an In­door Craft Fair 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Satur­day, kov. 10 at Cress­man Ar­mory, 225 East Park Av­enue, Sellersville.

Space is A25 and a do­na­tion to the raf­fle ta­ble. In­for­ma­tion: janet­bas­[email protected]­ or 215-234-4729.

•“Ac­cess­ing Heart and In­tu­ition through Sound and Med­i­ta­tion,” a work­shop of mantra, med­i­ta­tion and yoga led by Gu­runam Singh, will be held 1 to 4 p.m. Sun­day, kov. 11 at Shine voga Cen­ter, 601 Mar­ket Street, Perkasie.

Tick­ets: A35 in ad­vance; A40 at the door. In­for­ma­tion or reser­va­tions: Stop by Shine, www.shineyo­ or 267-221-0980. ing, ap­ple cider tast­ings, a visit to Pearl S. Buck’s grave, and a can­dlelit tour of the first floor of the Pearl S. Buck House. In case of rain, most ac­tiv­i­ties will be held inside the cul­tural cen­ter barn.

Tick­ets: A10; free for chil­dren younger than five. Tick­ets must be re­served in ad­vance at www.pearls­buck. orgLevents.

• Mayor John Hol­len­bach has pro­claimed Hal­loween Evening in Perkasie as 6 to 9 p.m. Wed­nes­day, Oct. 31.

Par­ents are en­cour­aged to ac­com­pany their chil­dren while out trick or treat­ing. to 1 p.m. Satur­day, kov. 10 in Grand siew Hospi­tal’s Community Ed­u­ca­tion Cen­ter be­hind the main hospi­tal.

Par­tic­i­pants must bring their valid driver’s li­cense and proof of hav­ing taken the class be­fore.

Reg­is­tra­tion is re­quired. Fee: A12 for AARP mem­bers; A14 for non-mem­bers (payable to AARP). In­for­ma­tion or to reg­is­ter: 215-453-4300.

• Be­gin­ner-Ad­vanced Ger­man and Latin cour­ses for home­school­ers are held on a month to month ba­sis throughout the school year at Sch­wenk­felder Li­brary and Her­itage Cen­ter, 105 Sem­i­nary Street, Penns­burg.

Sched­ule op­tions are 10 to 11:30 a.m. or 1:30 to 3 p.m. Wed­nes­days or Fri­days, com­plet­ing a to­tal of three hours of in­struc­tion per week and eight classes per monthly ses­sion.

Cost: A50 per stu­dent per monthly ses­sion. In­for­ma­tion or to reg­is­ter: www.sch­wenk­, [email protected]­wenk­ or 215-679-3103. per­cent of your meal price to the Sellersville Fire Depart­ment 4 to 10 p.m. the sec­ond and fourth Wed­nes­day of the month.

In­for­ma­tion and coupons: www.sell­

•A free community din­ner is held the third Wed­nes­day of the month at Christ Community Bi­ble Church, 1830 k. Ridge Road, Perkasie.

Doors open at 5 p.m. Din­ner is served 5:30 to 6:30 p.m. In­for­ma­tion: 215-257-7318. due by kov. 2 by call­ing 215-721-4497. For can­cel­la­tions, call 215-257-4626.

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