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  Event Description Time / Location
9/6 St. Mary Health Expo: Caring for the Whole Woman

Join BEN FM's Marilyn Russell at the Sheraton Bucks County Hotel on 400 Oxford Valley Rd. in Langhorne, Saturday, September 6th!

This free event offers more than 30 exhibits, screenings, offerings and demonstrations.

The program includes an inspiring keynote address, a panel discussion and breakout sessions led by healthcare experts. Special guests, prizes, a healthy lunch and more!

Click here to register or call 215.710.5888.

9:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m., Langhorne, PA
9/11 2nd Annual Sips 'n Sites Scavenger Hunt

Grab some friends and join in the hunt for a good time in Philadelphia on Thursday, September 11, 2014. This Old City Scavenger Hunt will test both your knowledge of the city and your ability to quickly navigate your way around some of Philadelphia’s most historic and celebrated sites.

Stratus Rooftop Lounge
Hotel Monaco Philadelphia

433 Chestnut Street, 11th Floor, Philadelphia, PA 19106

5:30 pm - 10:00 pm

$25 per person


5:30pm - 10:00pm, Philadelphia, PA
9/13 Rally for Rock

Rally for Rock Presented by Rock to the Future

September 13th, 2014 (rain date September 14th, 2014)

Franklin Square, 6th and Race

Rally for Rock is a free outdoor family-friendly live music festival with an interactive kids' area, beer garden from Yards Brewing Company, craft and business vendors, and more taking place at historic Franklin Square (6th and Race). Music performances include Kuf Knotz, Hezekiah Jones, Joey Sweeney and the Long Hair Arkestra, and the Rock to the Future Student House Band. All proceeds benefit Rock to the Future and their mission of providing free music education for underserved Philadelphia youth.  

Reserve tickets or register to vend: 

More info on Rock to the Future: 

2:00 - 6:00pm, Franklin Square
9/13 - 9/14 Thompson Bucks County Classic

Now in its third year, the Thompson Bucks County Classic is a professional international bicycle race and cycling festival. The weekend includes three professional races, a recreational ride for cycling enthusiasts and children’s races. New for 2014: The Women’s Pro/Am Criterium and a live race webcast on Sunday with a jumbo-tron on-site.

For complete details –



Twitter: @BucksCoClassic

9:45am, Doylestown, PA
9/13 - 9/14 23rd Annual Doylestown Arts Festival

Don’t miss the largest outdoor, juried arts and crafts show in the Doylestown area! Hosted by the Doylestown Business and Community Alliance (DBCA) and sponsored by The Thompson Organization, the Doylestown Arts Festival is a weekend of original arts and crafts, live entertainment and diverse food. Mark your calendars now for this FREE unique Bucks County celebration in beautiful, historic downtown Doylestown!


For more information –

Phone: 215-340-9988

Twitter: @dtownartsfest

10am - 5pm, Doylestown, PA
9/13 Sippin' By The River

Join us at the 19th Annual Sippin' by the River on Saturday, September 13th at The River Deck on the water in Philadelphia! The event will run from 1pm until 5 pm and benefits the Philadelphia/Delaware Valley Chapter of the Crohn's & Colitis Foundation of America. Your ticket will grant you entrance and the chance to sample an assortment of great wines & beers, entertainment, live music, and much more - all with the great backdrop of the Delaware River. Super cheap $8 parking - Pier 24 Parking Lot (right next to the River Deck)! For more info and tickets, click here.

1p-5p, Philadelphia, PA
9/21 8th Annual Philadelphia Lyphomathon

WHERE: Norristown Farm Park

The Lymphomathon is a non-competitive 5k walk where survivors, family, friends, community , and corporate teams walk in honor and in memory of those whose lives have been touched by lymphoma. Over half a million people are currently living with lymphoma in the United States-- the most common form of blood cancer in adults and the 3rd most common cancer overall among children.

Funds raised by Lymphomathons participants will support the Lymphoma Research Foundation's mission of eradicating lymphoma and serving those touched by this disease.

9:00 am - 12 noon, Norristown, PA
9/28 IDF Walk for Primary Immunodeficiency

A fundraising walk designed to support thousands of individuals and families living with Primary Immunodeficiency across the U.S. Participants can organize a team, join an existing team, or register as an individual. All proceeds benefit IDF. Registration is available for walkers and non-walking supporters. All are welcome!

Primary immunodeficiency diseases, or PI, affect children and adults who are born with an immune system that is either absent or severely compromised, which leads to a greater risk of infections. In most cases, there is a pattern of chronic infections before PI is suspected. There are more than 200 types– some are relatively common and others are quite rare and while there are approximately 250,000 people diagnosed with PI in the U. S., thousands more go undetected. 

For more information:

Registration and check-in begins at 8:30 AM. Walk begins at 10:00 AM., Penn's Landing
9/29 2014 Give Hope Golf Tournament

Join Volunteers of America Delaware Valley at Trump National Golf Club in Pine Hill, NJ for our 14th annual Golf Tournament. All proceeds from the event will go toward our Veterans Services. Last year we served close to 300 veterans. This year, with your help, we hope to serve more.

Cost: $1,400 each foursome; $375 individual ticket/each golfer; $100 dinner/cocktail reception only

More information:

Contact: Rebecca Fuller (856)854-4660

9:30 AM - 6:30 PM, 500 West Branch Ave, Pine Hill, NJ
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

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