Date­book Notes

The Ambler Gazette - - DATEBOOK -

The dead­line for Date­book is noon Wed­nes­day two weeks be­fore the de­sired pub­li­ca­tion date. Only dated events lo­cal to this news­pa­per will be listed. In­for­ma­tion should in­clude event, date, time, ap­pli­ca­ble fees and an in­for­ma­tion tele­phone num­ber that may be pub­lished. Send to [email protected] mont­ No phone calls.

• Writ­ing Work­shops with Elena San­tan­gelo — Wed­nes­days at 7 p.m. through Oct. 10. Learn the craft of writ­ing, in­clud­ing plot, char­ac­ters and themes.

• Arthri­tis Ex­er­cise Pro­gram — Fri­days at 3 p.m. Reg­is­ter for one or more FODVVHV. /Hd Ey FHUWL­fiHd Ln­struc­tor. Spon­sored by the Arthri­tis Foun­da­tion.

• Movie Mati­nees — Tuesdays at 2 p.m.

• Adult Book Dis­cus­sion: Sept. 27 at 7 p.m. “The Help” by Kathryn Stock­ett. The theme for this sea­son’s Book Dis­cus­sions is “Books Made Into Movies.”

• Mich­ener Art Mu­seum: Sept. 27 at 1 p.m. See new mu­seum and new ex­hibits.

• Bill Wine, KYW movie critic, presents “Based on the Book: Best­seller Cinema”: Nov. 1 at 7 p.m. Wine dis­cusses the psy­cho­log­i­cal dif­fer­ences be­tween read­ing the book and watch­ing the movie ver­sion. He an­a­lyzes the way clas­sic and mod­ern nov­els have been trans­lated LnWR fiOPV. HH DOVR dHDOV wLWK the movies that bombed! Au­di­ences are en­cour­aged to bring their opin­ions, mem­o­ries and ques­tions. This pre­sen­ta­tion is a pro­gram of the Penn­syl­va­nia Hu­man­i­ties Coun­cil sup­ported in part by Na­tional En­dow­ment for the Hu­man­i­ties.

• Michael Morsch, ex­ec­u­tive ed­i­tor of Mont­gomery Me­dia: Nov. 28 at 7 p.m. and Nov. 29 at 1 p.m. Morsch is the au­thor of “Danc­ing in My Un­der­wear: The Sound­track of My Life,” a mem­oir about grow­ing up in the Mid­west, mu­sic of the 1960s and ‘70s and in­ter­views with fa­mous mu­si­cians.


• Miss Michelle’s Story Times: Mon­days at 10:30 a.m., Wed­nes­days at 4:30 p.m. and Fri­days at 10:30 a.m.


• Col­lege Plan­ning Work­shops com­ing in Oc­to­ber. Email [email protected] org for dates.


Wis­sahickon Val­ley Pub­lic Li­brary, Ambler Branch, 209 Race St., Ambler. ADULT PRO­GRAMS: • Bead­ing Group — First and third Mon­days at 1 p.m.


• Miss Michelle’s Story Time — Tuesdays at 10:30 a.m. over the win­ter in prepa­ra­tion for spring plant­ing. Ma­te­ri­als pro­vided, in­clud­ing dis­pos­able gloves. Please bring a trowel. We will be work­ing out­side in a sunny area. Wear old clothes, no jew­elry or watches. Class size lim­ited. RSVP to Roberta at 215-646-4495. certs. The church is lo­cated at Pen­l­lyn Pike and Dager Road, Spring House. For more in­for­ma­tion, call 215643-4977 or visit

Up­per Dublin Community Day will take place Sept. 29 from 3 to 7 p.m. on the grounds of Up­per Dublin High School. Ac­tiv­i­ties in­clude An­tiques on Air (free ap­praisal of old stuff), lots of OLvH HnWHUWDLnPHnW, fiUHwRUNV dis­play at dark, moon­bounce high school open house and ded­i­ca­tion. Only food is sold at community day and at old fash­ioned prices. Busi­nesses are in­vited to have a ta­ble for exhibitions and in­for­ma­tion. Call Bryan Pol­lock or Cyn­thia Fer­rante at 215-371-1800 or email cfer-

[email protected]­son­cen­ If you have an an­tique for a free ap­praisal, call Sandi Dana­her at 215-646-4365 for a time slot.

Join the Reap­ing and test you sur­vival skills by play­ing The UD Hunger Games at Up­per Dublin Community Day Sept. 29 from 3 to 7 p.m. on the Up­per Dublin Town­ship Civic Cam­pus area on Loch Alsh Av­enue in Fort Wash­ing­ton. The fol­low­ing seven Up­per Dublin “Dis­tricts” are par­tic­i­pat­ing: UD Pub­lic Li­brary, UD Parks & Re­cre­ation, UD Po­lice Depart­ment, UD Code En­force­ment, UD Pub­lic Works, Fort Wash­ing­ton Fire Com­pany and Rob­bins Park En­vi­ron­men­tal Cen­ter. Test your skills as you com­plete the cir­cuit. Archery at the Li­brary booth, a “Hunger dames”-in­spired craft with re­cy­cled ma­te­ri­als at the Rob­bins Park booth and take aim at the Parks & Re­cre­ation booth, plus much more! det a score card, visit each par­tic­i­pat­ing “Dis­trict” booth, com­plete all seven chal­lenges and turn in your com­pleted score card for a chance to win great prizes like a Sony eReader or chil­dren’s bi­cy­cle! All ages may par­tic­i­pate!

St. John Lutheran Church will hold its an­nual Ok­to­ber­fest Sept. 29 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. The event will IHDWuUH D flHD PDUKHW, D EDKH sale, chil­dren’s ac­tiv­i­ties and a der­man lunch. The church is lo­cated at 1802 Skip­pack Pike, Cen­ter Square.

State Rep. Tom Murt, R-152, the Wil­low Grove Cham­ber of Com­merce, Susque­hanna Bank, Burpee Seeds and Cle­mens Food Group will spon­sor a Job Fair Oct. 3 from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. at Wil­liamson Ban­quets/Res­tau­rant Fa­cil­ity on Route 611 and Blair Mill Road in Hor­sham. Rep­re­sen­ta­tives from ac­count­ing, ad­min­is­tra­tive, bank­ing/ finDnFH, HHDLWH FDUH, UHWDLL sales/mar­ket­ing, in­sur­ance, mil­i­tary and em­ploy­ment agen­cies will be avail­able. 0RUH WHDn 35 GLvHUsL­fiHG em­ploy­ers will be on hand to dis­cuss avail­able po­si­tions. At­ten­dees should bring copies of their re­sume and be pre­pared for on-site in­ter­views. Re­cruiter booths are still avail­able for com­pa­nies with hir­ing needs. In­for­ma­tion: www.wgjob­, 217-675-7469 or [email protected]­

Big Broth­ers Big Sis­ters South­east­ern Penn­syl­va­nia will host Fash­ion for a Cause: Ambler’s Night of Big Giv­ing fea­tur­ing a Bigs & Lit­tles Fash­ion Show Oct. 5 at But­ler Av­enue and Cav­a­lier Drive, Ambler. Cock­tail hour will start at 7 p.m., with the show run­ning from 8 to 10 p.m. The event will fea­ture a silent auc­tion, cater­ing by Brid­get’s Steak­house, wine and spe-

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