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  • 2 Upper Bucks Free Press April 2014

    Whats Going On in Upper Bucks?March 29

    Springfield Twp Historical Soc. Open House 9:30am-12noon. Come see our One Room School & family file records, etc. 2165 Rt 212, Pleasant Valley (Coopersburg), 610-838-8660

    Prevention of Animal Cruelty Month

    April 2Early Childhood Behavior 7pm-8pm, free

    seminar at Penn Foundation, Loux Healthcare Ctr, 807 Lawn Ave, Sellersville, register at 267-404-5069 or [email protected]

    April 3The State of the Indian Valley held by Indian

    Valley C of C at the Country Club, 650 Bergey Rd, Telford. Registration deadline is March 31, info at 215-723-9472

    $50 Jackpot Bingo 12:15pm at Upper Bucks Activity Ctr, Milford Twp Fire Hall, 2183 Milford Square Pike, Quakertown, 215-536-3066

    Antiques Appraisal Night at Old Spinnerstown Schoolhouse, 1580 Sleepy Hollow Rd, Spinnerstown. Sign-in 6-7pm, appraisals ($5/item), free refreshments, info at 215-679-6175

    April 4Easter Bunny arrives 10am for story time

    at Barnes & Noble, then on to the Gazebo for meet & greet, treats, & photos. Details at ThePromenadeShopsatSauconValley.com

    Annual Banquet/Auction New Beginnings held at Indian Valley Country Club, 650 Bergey Rd, Telford. Tkts/info at 215-723-5430 or keystoneopportunity.org

    April 5Reading Goes To The Dogs, 2pm-3:30pm at

    Quakertown Library, 401 W Main St, Qtwn. Children are invited to come and read to certified therapy dogs, 215-536-3306

    3rd Annual Quakertown Easter Egg Hunt, ac-tivities begin 9am (crafts, Easter Bunny, prizes, etc.) at 9th St Soccer Fields. (r/d April 6, activi-ties begin 1pm), Ashley 215-536-5001

    Easter Egg Hunt 9am (rain/shine) for ages 12 & under. Free, bring a basket to Blooming Glen Mennonite, 713 Blooming Glen Rd (GPS Perkasie), 215-257-3431 or bgmc.net

    Prime Rib Dinner 4pm-7pm (advance tkts only), Trumbauersville Fire Co, 142 North Main St, Tville. (also baked potato, salad bar, beverage, dessert), Tkts/info: 215-536-1998 or bucks58fire.com

    Turkey Dinner-Family Style, 3pm-7pm at St. Johns Lutheran, 3104 Main St, Sumneytown. $10.50/adults, $3.50/ages 4-10, $11/takeout. 215-234-4888

    Scrap Metal Recycling 9am-1pm in St. Paul Lutherans parking lot, South Main St & Lincoln Ave, Telford. What can be dropped off? Email [email protected]

    Coach Purse Bingo (open 11:30am) at Richland Twp Fire & Rescue, 64 Shelly Rd, Quakertown. $30/adv, $35/at door. Info: 215-778-1641, [email protected]

    All-U-Can-Eat Spring Breakfast w/live enter-tainment 7:30am-11am, Easter Bunny photos, hosted by Quakertown Cares, $6/adults, $4/stu-dents. Quakertown HS cafeteria, Park Ave, Qtwn

    Spring Flea Market 9am-1pm at Pennridge Community Ctr, Rtes 113 & 152, Silverdale. Questions? 215-453-7027 or email: [email protected]

    Kids Fishing Derby 8am until Afternoon for Pennridge CC members w/students K-5th grade, Pond on west side of Branch St. behind Sellersville Firehouse. Regis. details at 215-257-5390

    Greaser Dance 7pm-Midnight at Benner Hall, 1260 Cherry Rd, Richlandtown. $22.50 donation, prize drawing. DJ, Hot/cold buffet, BYOB, must be 21. Call Jon for tkts: 215-258-5719

    April 5 & 6Welcome Spring Spiritual Faire (Sat 10am-

    6pm) (Sun 10am-5pm) at Milford Twp Fire Co, 2185 Milford Square Pike, Milford Square. $4 admission. Details/info: quakertowncsl.org

    April 5 to 20Easter Craft/Gift Bazaar 1pm-4pm on Tues,

    Thurs, Sat & Sun at AID Shelter in Coopersburg. Info: 610-966-9383 or animalsindistress-pa.org (tentative dates, call to confirm)

    April 6Valley Choral Society Ensemble Concert

    3:30pm at St. Johns Lutheran, 1565 Sleepy Hollow Rd, Spinnerstown. Free, donations welcome, refreshments follow. Valchor.com

    Firehouse Breakfast 8am-1pm at Springtown Fire Co, 3010 Rt 212, Springtown. $7/adults, $4/age 6-10, free/age 5 & under

    Open House to celebrate Grand Opening of new memory care bldg. (the Laurels) on Hidden Meadows campus, 1pm-4pm. (prizes, food, tours) 215-257-6701 x12

    Vera Bradley/Longaberger Basket Bingo at Lehigh Valley Active Life, 1633 Elm St, Allentown. Opens 5pm, only 125 tkts avail. Tkts: 610-762-8553 (call to confirm date) Benefits animalsindistress-pa.org

    UB Sertoma Basket & Bag Bingo, limited seating, opens Noon at UBYMCA, 401 Fairview Ave, Quakertown. $20 ($25/door), info/tkts: 215-822-9781 or [email protected]

    Longaberger Basket Bingo 12noon at Tylersport Fire Co, 125 Ridge Rd, Tylersport. $20 ($25 at door), 215-343-6087

    Cash Bingo at Souderton Fire Co, opens 12noon. $15/20 games, raffles, refreshments available. 266 N 2nd St. Call Mary: 215-721-3167

    Community Hymn Sing 6pm at Saucon Mennonite Church, 6639 N Main St, Coopersburg. Light refreshments, all are welcome.

    Breakfast 8am-12noon at American Legion Post 255 Aux., 75 N Main St, Sellersville. $4.50/donation, sellersvillelegion.com or 215-257-9801

    April 9Easter Party w/Tammy G, Easter Bonnet

    Parade/Contest, buffet 11:30am, $12/person. Sign up by April 4, UB Activ. Ctr Milford Twp Fire Hall, 2183 Milford Square Pike, Qtwn. 215-536-3066

    Hoagie Sale ($4) at Zion Lutheran, 2966 Old Bethlehem Pike, Zion Hill. (blue bldg.), pick up 12noon-5pm), pre-order at 484-695-5504 or walk-ins welcome.

    April 10Pork & Sauerkraut Dinner 4:30pm-7pm (or

    sold out) at Lower Milford Twp Fire Co, 1601 Limeport Pike. $9/adults, $5/ages 6-12, $9.50/take-outs

    Julia Child 7pm, presented by So. Lehigh Public Library, 3200 Preston Lane, Center Valley. Also cookbook/kitchenware sale going on. Info/register at 610-282-8834 or solehipl.org

    April 10, 11 & 12Rummage/Soup/Cookie Sale (Thur 9am-

    6pmj) (Fri 9am-5pm) (Sat 9am-1pm, also $3 bag day), St. Peters Lutheran, 305 Delaware Rd, Riegelsville, 610-749-0830

    April 10, 17, & 24Thursday Bingo 12:15pm at Upper Bucks

    Activity Ctr Milford Twp Fire Hall, 2183 Milford Square Pike, Quakertown, 215-536-3066

    April 11Harrisburg Trip w/Sen. Mensch & Indian

    Valley C of C. Bus leaves 7:30am, registration deadline is April 1. Info: 215-723-9472

    6th Annual Sporting Clays Invitational for UB Lions Kidney Fdn. 8:30am to ?? at Lehigh Valley Sporting Clays in Coplay, PA. Prizes, raffles, food, etc. Fees/details at 215-536-3089

    April 11 & 12Spring Rummage Sale at Quakertown United

    Methodist, 1875 Freier Rd, Qtwn. (Fri 9am-4pm) (Sat 9am-12noon), Sat. is $2 Bag Day! Info: 215-896-7055

    April 12Breakfast w/Easter Bunny (8, 9, & 10am reg-

    ister at 215-453-4084), $5.50/adults, $3.50/for age 3 & up. Egg hunt, photos, activities at Grand View Hosp. Cafeteria in Sellersville.

    Community Easter Egg Hunt 1pm-3pm (r/s) at Zion Lutheran, 2966 Old Bethlehem Pike, Zion Hill in Fellowship Hall (blue bldg.), all ages welcome

    Community Easter Egg Hunt 9am-12noon (r/s) at First Church of the Brethren, 455 Trumbauersville Rd, Quakertown. Prizes, bake sale, come with your basket

    Adopt-A-Highway Spring Clean Up 8am-10am. Wear long sleeves & sturdy shoes, meet at parking lot of CDP, 313 & Thatcher Rd. To sign up, contact [email protected]

    Homemade Easter Candy Sale 9am-2pm, Christs Lutheran, One Luther Lane, Trumbauersville, pre-order by April 6. Also QNB Country Sq (4/12-4/19), QT Walmart, Capt Bobs Seafood, 215-536-3193

    Starting & Running A Small Business free seminar, 8:30am-Noon, First Savings Bank, 219 S Ninth St, Perkasie. Call 215-943-8850 for info/registration.

    Pennridge Yellowjackets Summer Soccer Sign-up at Re/Max, Market & 7th Sts, Perkasie from 9:30am-12noon. $60 (early bird fee), starts June 9, pennridgesoccer.com

    April 12 & 13Pet Photos w/Easter Bunny 1pm-3pm at AID

    Shelter in Coopersburg, (tentative dates, call to confirm) 610-966-9383, animalsindistress-pa.org

    April 13Easter Breakfast & Easter Bunny & Egg

    Hunt begins 8am. $8/adult, $4/kids over 2. Flower vouchers avail. Lower Milford Fire Co, 1601 Limeport Pike, Info: 610-349-1276 or [email protected]

    Buffet Breakfast 8am-1pm at Silverdale Fire Co, 111 West Main St, Silverdale. $7/adults, $4/kids 6-12, under 6 free

    Mother & Daughter Bash at UBYMCA (regis. by Apr 4 or until sold out) For girls 4-10 years, 1pm-3pm, contact YMCA at 215-536-9622 for ticket info

    April 13, 17, & 20West Swamp Holy Week Services (Palm

    Sunday, Maundy Thursday, & Easter), 2501 Allentown Rd, Quakertown, details at 215-536-7468 or [email protected]

    April 14Bingo at Milford Twp Fire Hall, doors open

    5:30pm, bingo at 7pm, kitchen is open. 2183 Milford Square Pike, Quakertown, 215-536-3066

    Annual Game Dinner 7pm at Dublin Fire Co, Route 313, Dublin. Order $30 tkts at 215-257-2245, benefits Lions Club

    April 16 to 19Easter Flower Sale (W-F 9am-9pm) (Sat 8am-

    4pm) at Trumbauersville Fire Co, 142 North Main St, Tville. Bulbs, bedding plants, baskets, etc. Info &/or pre-order at 215-536-1998 or bucks58fire.com

    April 18Friday Night Dance w/King Henry, 7pm-10pm

    at Milford Twp Fire Hall, 2183 Milford Square Pike, Quakertown. $10 payable at door, snacks & punch included, 215-536-3066

    April 19Richlandtown Fire Co Easter Egg Hunt 10am

    at Benner Hall, 1260 E Cherry Rd, Quakertown. Easter Bunny, every child receives a gift, Boy Scout Troop 87 will sell Easter flowers, rain or shine

    Flapjack Breakfast Fundraiser at Quakertown Applebees 8am-10am. Tickets required. Available at 104 Main St, Souderton, at door on Sat, or keystoneopportunity.org. $7/adults, $4.50/kids 12 & under

    Childrens Easter Celebration 10am at Jerusalem Lutheran, 733 Ridge Rd, Sellersville. Crafts, games, storytime, egg scramble. Preschool to 6th grade.