Free informational session on adoption and
child foster care: 6 p.m. at Diakon Adoption & Foster Care, on the campus of The Lutheran Home at Topton, One S. Home Ave., Topton. To attend, call, toll-free, 1-888-582-2230 or (610) 682-1504 to register. Staff will explain foster parenting as well as the processes involved in adopting a child. Attendees also will learn about children available for adoption as well as the foster-to-adopt program.
Kutztown Area School Music Association 22nd
annual Pot Pie Dinner: at the Kutztown Area Middle School Commons. The dinner runs from 5-8 p.m. and performances from the students run from 5:308:30 p.m. Questions email [email protected]izon.net.
Hamburg Grange #2103 Homemade Chicken Potpie
Dinner: 4 - 7 p.m., Hamburg High School, 711 Windsor St., Hamburg. Eat in/Take out. All proceeds to benefit Bonnie Henry, fighting Aplastic Anemia. 610-5625933
Series on caring for those
with memory issues: The Lutheran Home at Topton is hosting a six-week series on caring for individuals with memory impairments such as Alzheimer’s disease. The series begins March 12 with a seminar from 10 a.m. to noon at the Topton senior living community, 1 South Home Ave., Topton. The sessions will be held in the Rotunda Conference Room. The series, called “Savvy Caregiving,” will be presented by Wendy Scott from the Fleming Memory Center, Allentown. To RSVP or for more information, call The Lutheran Home at 610682-1413.
Book Discussion Group: 7 p.m. “Gentleman in Moscow” by Amor Towles at Kutztown Community Library, 70 Bieber Alley 610-683-5820
Kutztown Area Garden
Club meeting: at 7 p.m. Come hear about orchids from Lila Fretz at Kutztown Community Library, 70 Bieber Alley. 610-683-5820
Berks County Patriots
Meeting: 6:30 - 8:30 p.m., Leesport Market. Pa Gubernatorial Candidate Paul Mango and three Lt. Gov. Candidates Peg Lusik, Joe Gale, Diana Irey Vaughan. Petition signing at 5:30 for federal candidates.
Family Movie Night: “Coco” showing at 6:30 p.m. at Kutztown Community Library, 70 Bieber Alley 610683-5820. Bring the whole family!
Sausage Sandwich Sale: 4 to 7 p.m., Mt. Zion Lutheran Church, 1343 Long Lane Rd., (Krumsville) Kutztown. Includes sandwich, chips and drink. Eat-in or Takeout. Pre-orders requested by March 11. Call Sue 610-683-3662 or Janice 610-683-7901 or e-mail mi[email protected]
St. Patrick’s Day Breakfast: 8-11 a.m. St. John’s Lutheran Church, 201 E. Main St., Kutztown. All you can eat pancakes (plain, blueberry, or chocolate chip) plus a serving of scrambled eggs, potatoes, sausage, fruit salad, toast, juice and coffee. Profits benefit the church outreach program.
Designer Bag Bingo: Proceeds benefit Special Olympics PA. Purchase tickets in advance or at the door. 20 regular games, 2 specials and 1 jackpot. Doors open at 12 p.m. and bingo starts at 1 p.m. at Grill Fire Co., 739 Mountain View Rd. Reading. Refreshments available the day of the event. For tickets contact Don at 484-3450546 or email [email protected] net.
Pioneer Grange, Topton PA Dutch Potato Filling
Sale: Deadline to order is March 22. Pickup at the grange hall from 2-4pm. Call orders to Tammy at 610463-7213.