Community Events

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Upcoming list of events

  Event Description Time / Location
10/1 Happy Hour Benefiting at Lucky Strike

Lucky Strike has joined forces with, the #1 online breast cancer resource, to help raise awareness about breast cancer and breast health during Breast Cancer Awareness Month. A portion of proceeds from specialty cocktails, select menu items and pink bracelet sales benefit

$10 suggested donations (Includes 1 complimentary cocktail and passes hors d'oeuvres). Walk-ins are welcome. Giveaways, raffles, and door prizes will be available. Lucky Strike: 1336 Chestnut Street, Philadelphia, PA. 5:00PM-8:00PM

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5p-8p, Philadelphia, PA
10/11 Playwicki Farm’s Annual Fun Day

Fun events and activities for young and old alike, will be on tap for families participating in the Playwicki Farm’s annual Fun Day, here at 2250 Bridgetown Pike on Saturday, October 11th from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. The public is invited free of charge.

Fun Day will feature a host of children’s games, disc jockey entertainment and snacks for sale. Everyone who builds their own scarecrow will be provided with a frame on which to mount it to help decorate the historic 110-acre farm for the upcoming celebration of Halloween.

Also this year, clergy from the St. Stephens Lutheran Church will conduct a special “Blessing of the Animals” program for all area people who would like to bring their pets and have them blessed.           

For additional information for Fun Day, contact June Olson at 215-357-7300, extension 340 or email her at 

10/17 Quakertown Soccer Club U13F Fundraiser

Join the Quakertown Soccer Club U13F for their Designer Purse Bingo Fundraiser

Grab your girlfriends for Girls Night Out! The QSC U13F Blue Tigers will be hosting a Coach and Vera Bradley Bingo Fundraiser. There will also be gift basket raffles, door prizes and 50/50 drawings. Light snacks and refreshments will be available for purchase. This is a BYOB event.

Friday, October 17th, 2014

Benner Hall
1260 E Cherry Rd
Quakertown, PA 18951

Doors Open at 6:00 pm / Games start at 6:45

Price $25.00 in advance, $30.00 at the door

For more information or to request tickets, please contact:

Tickets are limited, get yours today!

6p, Quakertown, PA
10/18 14th Annual Living Well with Lupus Symposium

When:       October 18, 2014

Time:         9:00 am – 3:30 pm

Location:  Double Tree by Hilton

                     237 South Broad Street

                     Philadelphia, PA

Contact:    Melinda: or 215-517-5070

Website: to register and for more info

9a-3:30p, Philadelphia, PA
10/24 10th Annual Gravediggers’ Ball

Laurel Hill Cemetery announces the date for their 10th Annual Gravediggers’ Ball as October 24, 2014 from 7:00pm-12:00am at the Crystal Tea Room in the historic Wanamaker Building in Center City Philadelphia.

The 10th Anniversary of the Gravediggers' Ball charity fundraiser for Laurel Hill Cemetery promises to be the best one yet - a 'can't miss' this Halloween season! Ticket price includes 1.5 hours open bar cocktails and hors d’oeuvres, followed by cash bar; a dinner reception with wine; live entertainment; and free onsite parking. Special discounts are available for Young Friends (ages 21-35), and tables of ten. Tickets must be purchased in advance. A portion of all ticket sales is tax-deductible. All proceeds benefit the preservation, public accessibility and educational programs of Laurel Hill Cemetery. Attire is black-tie, masquerade OR costume, with prizes awarded for Best Dressed and Best Costumed. The Ball will also include live music by Big Ric Rising, one of the region’s best-known party bands, a 50/50 raffle, and silent and live auctions. Join us. This is a darkly fantastic time for a deeply fantastic cause!

For additional information about attending or supporting the 10th Annual Gravediggers’ Ball, or to view photos from past Balls, visit the event website, or call (215) 228-8200.

7:00pm - 12:00am, Center City Philadelphia
10/26 23rd Annual Lupus Loop 5k Run and 2.5 mile Walk to End Lupus Now

When:      October 26, 2014

Time:        9:00 am – noon

Location:  Memorial Hall Loop

                    Avenue of the Republic

                    Philadelphia. PA

Contact:    Melinda: or 215-517-5070

Website: to register and for more info


9a-noon, Philadelphia. PA
11/27 Fun and Fitness Before the Feast!

Thursday, November 27, 2014

1073 Old York Road

Abington, PA, 19001

On-site registration opens at 7:30am.
Race starts at 9:00am.

Don’t miss out on this wonderful Thanksgiving Day Family tradition. All ages are invited for fun and fitness before consuming thousands of calories at the big feast. The Gobble Wobble 5K run course winds through a beautiful, quiet, residential area of Abington Township with rolling hills, while the 2 mile walk is a predominantly flat course. All proceeds of this event benefit the Abington YMCA Financial Assistance program, insuring that no one is turned away from valuable YMCA services due to inability to pay.

Race Amenities include:

• Beautiful course
• Chip timing with staggered start by time
• Long sleeve cotton t-shirt while supplies last, adult dri-fit upgrade available
• Winners in 5-year age increments
• Beautiful neighborhood course
• Post event refreshments
• Indoor facility available
• DJ and fun for the entire family

Groups of 3 to 7 adults can register on-line at a discounted rate. Extra special pricing is available for groups of 8 or more, please contact the race director more information.

Online registration is open through Sunday, November 23. You may register in person at the Abington Y beginning on Monday, November 24 through Wednesday, November 27, 9AM to 8PM. On Race Day you may register from 7:30 AM to 8:30 AM at the Y.


Registration Fees: $30 – Adult Runner, $28 Adult through September 29, $28 – Adult Walker, $15 – Age 12 and under, Group Registraions fees for 3 to 7 Adults: $27 Adult (Runner or Walker) Special rates are available for groups of 8 or more, please contact the Race Director.

For more information email Beth Kenas or call 215-884-9622, ext 1840

9a, Abington, PA

Upcoming Concerts

10/03 · Alanis Morissette
10/04 · Bangles
10/08 · Neil Young
10/15 · Fleetwood Mac
10/17 · ZZ Top
10/23 · Bryan Adams
BEN-efits Club

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