• Community Calendar

    Bally Community Garden
     Plots available for the 2019 season
    Rt. 100 behind Bally Mennonite Church
    Interested in growing your own vegetables and flowers
    but don’t have the space or yard for it?
    Call 484-241-7986 for more information

    Ohio Health, Delay the Disease Classes
    Monday and Wednesdays 1:30 – 2:30 pm
    Country Meadows of Wyomissing
    1802 Tulpehocken Road, Wyomissing

    April 18 at 6:30 pm – Concern’s Bingo
    Thirty-one & Coach
    Fleetwood Grange Hall 
    Route 662, Fleetwood
    $20 admission

    April 18 from 10-11 am – Preschool Storytime
    Exeter Community Library
    4569 Prestwick Dr, Reading

    April 18 from 5-10 pm – Dinner & Dancing
    Kraras Hall
    1001 E Wyomissing Blvd, Reading
    $25/person – $30 at the door
    MC:  Mike Keller

    April 18 at 6:30 pm – Oschter Haws:  The Easter Bunny
    Goggleworks, Room 413
    Linda Manwiller on the Easter traditions of the
    Pennsylvania Germans 
    Doors open at 6 pm
    Light refreshmentw

    April 18 from 6:30-8:30 pm – Candidates Night
    Leesport Farmer’s Market
    County Commissioners, PA Superior Court Judges
    Learn their positions on tax increases, industries and
    jobs, Berks Heim, illegal immigrants in Berks and more
    50/50 raffle and gun raffles
    All welcome

    April 18 from 11:30 am to 1 pm – GI Jane Luncheon/Meeting
    Women Veterans of Berks County
    Klinger’s at the Airport
    Guest of honor – Sen Judy Schwank
    Admission is free

    April 19 from 7:30 to 10:30 pm – Country Line Dance
    Shartlesville Grange
    71 N 4th St,
    Food available 6:30 – 8 pm
    Donation $6

    April 20 at 11 am – Eco Egg Hunt
    Angora Fruit Farm
    $5 per child, adults free
    Call 484-509-2667 X 3 to register

    April 20 at 1 pm – Wildflower Walk
    Antietam Lake Park
    Dr. Susan Munch will lead the hike
    Event is free

    April 20 at 10:30 am – Chicken Barbecue
    Geigertown Fire Company
    3433 Hay Creek Road, Robeson Twp

    April 20 from 8 am to 2 pm – Shredding Event
    Re/Max of Reading
    Governor Mifflin Intermediate School
    Paper materials only
    10 boxes per vehicle max

    April 22 from 6:30-8:30 pm – Letter Writing Social
    Exeter Community Library
    4569 Prestwick Dr, Reading

    April 22, 23, 24 at 7 pm – Auditions
    RCT Hall
    126 N 10th St, Reading
    For more info call 610-375-7482

    April 22 -26 –  Chick- fil-A Spirit Week
    Exeter Chick-fil-A
    4675 Perkiomen Ave, Reading

    April 23 at 7 pm – Pollinator-Friendly Gardens
    Berks Co Ag Center
    County Welfare Road, Bern Twp

     

    April 24 from 6:30-8:15 – Chit, Chat, Sit & Knit
    Exeter Community Library
    4569 Prestwick Dr, Reading

    April 24 from 6:30-8 pm – Coloring Night for Adults
    Exeter Community Library
    4569 Prestwick Dr, Reading

    April 24 from 4:30-6:30 pm – Free Sensory-Friendly Spring Fling
    Wyomissing Public Library
    9 Reading Boulevard, Wyomissing
    For kids with disabilities from ages 5 to 18

    April 25 at 11 am – Lunch and Learn Program
    Berks County Heritage Center
    Bring your lunch and join us for a program about
    the Berks County Parks 

    April 25 at 7:30 pm – Fleetwood Grange Open House
    Speaker: PA Dutch Dialect by Bill Meck & Leroy Brown
    Entertainment by Days of Old
    Light supper at 6:30 pm

    April 26 from 4-8 pm – Flea Market
    529 St. Michael’s Road, Hamburg
    Soups, hot food, baked goods 

    April 26Dancing with the Reading Stars
    Double Tree Hotel
    701 Penn St, Reading
    Funding is raised through sponsorships or votes cast in
    $5 increments.  Votes can be submitted by mail or over the phone
    (610-376-1576)   Voting is finalized on the night of April 26.
    This is a ticketed event.  Tickets and table reservations can be
    secured by calling Yocum Institute at 610-376-1576                                                                         

    April 27 from 12-2 pm – Crafternoons
    Exeter Community Library
    4569 Prestwick Dr, Reading

    April 27 from 10 am to 4 pm – Let’s Go Fly a Kite!
    Youth Recreation Facility
    Bring your own kite or children can make one in our Sled-Kite Workshop tent
    Bring a picnic lunch

    April 27 from noon – 5 pm – Chicken Barbecue Dinner
    Goodwill United Methodist Church
    148 Church Rd, Elverson

     

    April 27 from 7 am to 12 pm  – Big Yard Sale
    Friedens UCC
    337 Main St, Oley
    Call 610-301-4500 to reserve your spot

    April 27 from 7-9 pm – Jeff Stice Me & a Piano Tour
    St. Paul’s Evangelical Lutheran Church
    117 East Arch St, Fleetwood
    Doors open at 6 pm
    Adults $10 in advance, $15 at the door – children ages 5-12 $5
    Free Will Offering

    April 27 at 10 am – Open Forum
    County Commissioner candidates and Reading mayoral candidates
    United Labor Council Building
    1251 N Front Street
    Public is invited
    Doors open at 9:30 am

    April 28 from 10 am – 2 pm – Chicken Bar-b-cue Sale
    Wal-Mart (Temple) Parking Lot
    Reading Flotilla Training Base
    Division 21 USCG Auxiliary
    $7
    Baked goods and soft drinks available for purchase

    April 28 at 1 pm – Quarter Bid Raffle
    Reiffton School Cafeteria
    4355 Dunham Dr, Reading
    $15 per person and must be at least 18 yrs old
    Lunch is available at noon when the doors open

    April 30 from 6:30-7:30 pm – Family Book Club
    Exeter Community Library
    4569 Prestwick Dr, Reading

    April 30 at 1 pm – Reading Navy Club Meeting
    St John’s Reformed Church
    4001 Penn Ave, Sinking Spring
    All veterans of US “sea-going” services are welcome
    Refreshments and guest speaker

    May 1 from 7-8 pm – Evening Readers Club
    Exeter Comm Library
    4569 Prestwick Dr, Reading

    May 4 from 11 am to 5 pm – Colonial Mayfair
    Pottsgrove Manor
    Dance, play and be a part of colonial history at Pottsgrove
    Manor’s Annual Colonial Mayfair

    May 4 from 10 am to 2 pm – Health & Wellness Fair
    Muhlenberg Community Library
    3612 Kutztown Rd, Laureldale
    Free admission
    Vendors, workshops, kid’s activities, basket raffle and
    refreshments

    May 4 from 11 am – Chicken BBQ
    Vinemont Community Lutheran Church
    1278 Fritztown Road, Reinholds
    $5 for a half chicken
    Ala cart items available

    May 4 at 7:30 pm – Jazz Band Concert
    “Swinging through the Decades”
    St Paul’s Evangelical Lutheran Church
    117 E Arch St, Fleetwood
    Relay for Life pasta dinner from 4-7 pm

    May 4 from 4-7 pm – Ham & Filling Dinner
    St. Peter’s UCC of Molltown
    Adults $10, children 5-12 $5
    Take-outs are available

    May 5 from 7-11 am – AYCE Breakfast Buffet
    Geigertown Fire Co
    3433 Hay Creek Road

    May 7 from 6:30-8:30 pm – Contemporary Movie Night
    Exeter Comm Library
    4569 Prestwick Dr, Reading

    May 9 from 6:30-8:30 pm – History of the Postcard
    Exeter Comm Library
    4569 Prestwick Dr, Reading

    May 13 from 6:30-8:30 pm – Letter Writing Social
    Exeter Comm Library
    4569 Prestwick Dr, Reading

    May 17 from 6-9 pm – Unplugged Game Night
    Exeter Comm Library
    4569 Prestwick Dr, Reading

    May 18 from 9 am to 2:30 pm – Military Heritage Day
    Trinity Church of Boyertown
    250 Sweinhart Road, Boyertown
    Speaker – Sgt Clyde Hoch

    May 18 from 9-11 am – Microchip clinic
    Fleetwood Fire Co
    Free dog and cat microchip clinic for all Fleetwood residents
    Bring ID to confirm your address is within the Fleetwood area

    May 19 at 10:15 am – Mike and Linda Hertzog
    St. Peter’s UCC 
    219 Maidencreek Rd, Fleetwood

    May 22 from 6:30-8:15 pm – Chit, Chat, Sit, and Knit
    Exeter Comm Library
    4569 Prestwick Dr, Reading

    May 22 from 6:30-8 pm – Coloring Night for Adults
    Exeter Comm Library
    4569  Prestwick Dr, Reading