• Community Calendar

     

    October 18 at 6:30 pm – CONCERN’s Bingo
    Fleetwood Grange Hall 
    Route 662, Fleetwood
    $20 Admission
    Refreshments, special games and raffle tickets
    Call 610-944-0445, ext. 301 for tickets

    October 18 from 6:30 to 8:30 pm – Berks Co Patriots Mtg
    Leesport Farmer’s Market
    Candidates Night – Townhall Format
    Debate – Meuser vs Wolff
    Raffle and refreshments

    October 18 at 7:30 pm – Amity Crime Watch Mtg
    St. Paul’s Lutheran Church
    548 Old Swede Road, Douglassville
    Speaker will be from ProShred Security
    Also Halloween safety

    October 19 at 7 pm – Movie Night
    Mohrsville Church of the Brethren
    1542 Shoey Road, Mohrsville
    Featuring “War Room”
    Free admission and snacks

    October 19 from 7:30-10:30 pm – Country Dance
    Shartlesville Grange Hall
    Food available 6:30-8:00
    Donation $6

    October 20 from 8:30 am to 12:30 pm – Senior Scam Symposium
    Scottish Rite Cathedral
    430 S 7th Ave, West Reading
    Seniors are encouraged to attend and educate themselves on
    the latest scams going on in our community

    October 20 from 11 am to 3 pm – Harvest Happenings
    Pottsgrove Manor
    100 W King St, Pottstown
    Enjoy everything about autumn while learning about
    the 18th century at Pottsgrove Manor.  Tons of living
    history activities.

    October 19 & 20 – Apple Dumpling and Sticky Bun Sale
    St. John’s Lutheran Church
    99 Church St, Hamburg
    Order by October 7
    Pick up Friday 19 from 4:30-6:30 and Saturday 20 from 9 am to 11 am

    October 20 from 10 am to 3:30 pm – Trunk-or-Treat and Charlie Adams
    Muhlenberg Community Library
    3612 Kutztown Rd, Laureldale
    10 am to 12 pm – Trunk-or-Treat
    1 pm – Halloween escape challenge and craft
    2 pm – Ghost stories with Charlie Adams
    $5 admission of $10 to include Charlie Adams

    October 20 from 8:30 am-12:30 pm – Senior Scam Symposium
    Scottish Rite Cathedral
    430 South 7th Ave, West Reading
    Learn how to protect you and your loved ones
    FREE!

    October 20 and 21Fall Book Sale
    West Lawn-Wyomissing Hills Library
    101 Woodside Ave, West Lawn
    Oct 20 – 9 am to 3 pm
    Oct 21 – noon to 3 pm
    Children and adult books
    Sunday is $4 large bag of books

    October 21Breakfast
    Shartlesville Fire Company

    October 21 at 10 am – Heidelberg Brass Band
    Heidelberg United Church of Christ
    211 Sheidy Road, Robesonia
    Craft fair after the service from 12-4 pm

    October 21 at 3 pm – Fall Concert
    Bern Reformed UCC, Rt 183
    3196 Bernville Road, Leesport
    Phoebe Berks Piano Quartet
    Bells of Bern and Bells of Chestnut Hill
    Refreshments, free will offering
    Public invited

    October 23 at 6;30 pm – Moral Distress in Nursing
    What it is and how to cope
    School of Health Sciences
    1025 Old Wyomissing Rd, Reading
    Presenter – Tracy Scheirer

    October 27 from 4-7 pm – Chicken Pot Pie Dinner
    Wyomissing Church of the Brethren
    2200 State Hill Road, Wyomissing
    Adults $10, 5-11 $5 and take-out $10

    October 27 from 9 am to 2 pm – Craft & Vendor Show
    Zion Lutheran Church
    300 West High St, Womelsdorf
    Open kitchen & baked goods

    October 27 from 4 to 7 pm – Beef Dinner
    St. Paul’s United Church
    301 West Penn Ave, Robesonia
    Adults $10, 6-12 years $4 and under six free

    October 28 from 4 to 6 pm – Trunk or Treat
    St. Mark’s Lutheran Church
    Birdsboro
    Congregants and community members will decorate
    the trunks of their cars and trucks and offer Halloween
    treats to their trick or treating guests
    Free hot dogs, drinks and popcorn
    Come in costume

    October 28 from 11 am to 4 pm – Open House
    Wellness Center for Pets & Their People
    Olivet Blue Mountain Camp
    115 Mountain Ave, Hamburg
    Vendors, refreshments, Reiki, chair massage, readings by
    Medium, animal communicator Cindy Harner
    Silent auction

    November 1 from 10-11 am – Preschool Story Time
    Exeter Community Library
    4569 Prestwick Dr, Reading
    Ages 3-5 years

    November 3 from 9 am to 3 pm – Holiday Craft Fair
    Wyomissing Church of the Brethren
    2200 State Hill Road, Wyomissing
    Food available

    November 3Chicken Pot Pie Dinner
    Shartlesville Fire Company

    November 3 from 8 am to 1 pm – Holiday Craft and Vendor Show
    Birdsboro-Union Fire Department
    214 W First St, Birdsboro

    November 3Holiday Bazaar and Breakfast
    Zion’s Spies ER Church
    318 Spies Church Rd, Alsace Twp
    Breakfast served 7am to 11 am
    Adult $7, child $4
    Homemade cookies, used books, crafts, chair massages

    November 3 from 8 am to 2 pm – Holiday Craft Bazaar
    One United Church of Christ
    1730 New Holland Road, Kenhorst
    Crafts, chinese auction, white elephant and food

    November 3 from 9 am to 2 pm – Fall Bazaar
    St. Paul’s Lutheran Church
    1559 Perkiomen Ave, Reading
    Food, crafts and flea market

    November 3 from 9 am to 2 pm – Holiday Bazaar
    Salem UCC
    307 Covered Bridge Road, Oley
    Cookies, quilts, crafts, white elephant, chow-chow, plants
    Light lunch available

    November 3 from 8-11 am – Lydia’s Closet
    Mohrsville Church of the Brethren
    1542 Shoey Road, Mohrsville
    Free clothing for all ages

    November 3 from 9 am to 1:30 pm – Library Bazaar
    Exeter Comm Library
    4569 Prestwick Dr, Reding

    November 4 from 7-11 am – AYCE Breakfast Buffet
    Geigertown Fire Company
    3433 Hay Creek Road, Robeson Twp

    November 4 from noon-6:30 pm – Pumpkin Festival
    Good Shepherd Evangelical Lutheran Church
    Muhlenberg Township
    Food, baked goods, children’s carnival games, jump house,
    obstacle course, face painting, hay rides and lots more
    Home vendors from noon till 5 pm
    Free entertainment

    November 7 from 10-10:30 am – Toddler Story Time
    Exeter Comm Library
    4569 Prestwick Dr, Reading
    Ages walking to 3 years

    November 7 from 6-7 pm – Road to our Reptile
    Exeter Community Library
    4569 Prestwick Dr, Reading
    Ages 4 and older

    November 7 from 7-8 pm – Readers Club
    Exeter Comm Library
    4569 Prestwick Dr, Reading

    November 8 from 10-11:30 am – Preschool Story Time
    Exeter Comm Library
    4569 Prestwick Dr, Reading
    Ages 3-5 years

    November 9 at 7 pm – We Will Rock (choir show)
    St. John’s Lutheran Church
    99 Church St, Hamburg
    ABBA, Elvis, Davey Jones
    Free will offering
    Gift basket auction
    Free light refreshments

    November 9 at 7:30 pm – Reading Radio Club Meeting
    Berks County Agricultural Center
    1238 County Welfare Road, Bern Twp
    Guest speaker – Riley Hollingsworth

    November 9 from 6:30-9:30 pm – Ladies Night
    Exeter Comm Library
    4569 Prestwick Dr, Reading

    November 10 from 9 am to 2 pm – Bazaar & Potato Filling Sale
    St. John’s Gernant’s Church
    Memorial Hall
    13 Gernant’s Church Road, Leesport
    Crafts, baked goods and food

    November 9-10 Holiday Bazaar & Basket Raffle
    529 St. Michael’s Road, Hamburg
    Nov 9 from 4-8 pm – chicken platters
    Nov 10 from 8 am to 1 pm – breakfast sandwiches
    Both days:  lunch items, cookies, baked goods, flea
    market & basket raffle

    November 10 from 3 to 7 pm – Chicken Pot Pie Supper
    St. Paul’s EC Church
    46 East Church St, Reamstown
    Adult – $12, 6-12 years $5 and 5 and under – free

    November 10 from 9 am to 1 pm – Christmas Bazaar
    St. Paul’s UCC Church
    5 W Arch St, Fleetwood
    Vendors, crafters, book room, toy room and white
    elephant .  Also a silent auction and homemade food
    Miller Blood Bank 

    November 10 at 2 pm – Get a Job
    St. Paul’s UCC
    1312 Old Swede Road, Douglassville
    Special guest quartet – Lustre
    Adults $12 and children $6

    November 10 from 10-10:30 am – Family Dance Party
    Exeter Comm Library
    4569 Prestwick Dr, Reading
    Ages parent or caregiver with child ages 8 & under

    November 10 from 12-2 pm – Crafternoons
    Exeter Comm Library
    4569 Prestwick Dr, Reading
    Ages 4 and older
    Enjoy DIY seasonal crafts

    November 13 from 9:30-10 am – Baby Lapsits Story Time
    Exeter Comm Library
    4569 Prestwick Dr, Reading
    Ages infant to age 1

    November 13 from 6:30-8:30 pm – Movie Night
    Exeter Comm Library
    4569 Prestwick Dr, Reading
    Mamma Mia!  Here We Go Again

    November 14 from 10-10:30 am – Toddler Story Time
    Exeter Comm Library
    4569 Prestwick Dr, Reading
    Ages walking to 3 years

    November 14 from 6:30-7:30 pm – Steam Wednesday
    Exeter Comm Library
    4569 Prestwick Dr, Reading
    Ages 3-8 years

    November 15 from 11 am to 2 pm – Disability Issues
    Abilities in Motion
    210 N 5th Street, Reading
    State agency wants to hear about issues important to
    individuals with disabilities.
    Come out and be heard!

    November 15 from 10-11 am – Preschool Story Time
    Exeter Comm Library
    4569 Prestwick Dr, Reading
    Ages 3-5 years

    November 17 from 8-11 pm – Flamin’ Dick & the Hot Rods
    Shoemakersville Fire Co Banquet Hall
    $15 in advance and $20 at the door
    Cash bar, kitchen open
    For tickets call 610-926-6800

    November 17 from 7-10:30 am – Pancake Breakfast
    Hurricane Relief Fundraiser Pancake Breakfast
    Bally Mennonite Church
    Route 100 in Bally
    Fellowship hall
    Donations of all amounts appreciated

    November 17 from 9 am to 1 pm – Holiday Bazaar
    Friedens United Church of Christ
    337 Main St, Oley
    Pies, cakes, cookies, soups and potato filling
    Lunch can be purchased
    Crafts, theme baskets and a handmade quilt

    November 26 from 6:30-8:30 pm – Letter Writing Social
    Exeter Comm Library
    4569 Prestwick Dr, Reading

    November 27 from 9:30-10 am – Baby Lapsits Story Time
    Exeter Comm Library
    4569 Prestwick Dr, Reading\
    Ages infant to age 1

    November 28 from 19-10:30 am – Toddler Story Time
    Exeter Comm Library
    4569 Prestwick Dr, Reading
    Ages walking to 3 years

    November 28 from 6:30-8:15 pm – Chit, Chat, Sit & Knit
    Exeter Comm Library
    4569 Prestwick Dr, Reading
    Bring your knitting project

    November 28 from 6:30-8 pm – Coloring Night
    Exeter Comm Library
    4569 Prestwick Dr, Reading
    Ages 16 and up

    November 29 from 19-11 am – Preschool Story Time
    Exeter Comm Library
    4569 Prestwick Dr, Reading
    Ages 3-5 years