“Music of the Celtic Isles” concert at Emmanuel today

OOPS! Please note that there is an admission fee for today’s concert at Emmanuel Lutheran. I apologize for the error.

ADMISSION

$12 Adults – $10 Seniors – $8 Students

Tickets available at the door.

TICKET RESERVATIONS

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION

info@cantatica.org or 484-951-5113

 

 

In addition to its regular music series, Emmanuel Lutheran now has an ensemble-in-residence – Cantatica – which will offer even more outstanding music in the heart of Pottstown.

Come meet and hear Cantatica for yourself as they present “Music of the Celtic Isles” this afternoon at 4 pm. The concert is free and open to the public, giving area residents the chance to also experience this beautiful, historic church. Emmanuel Lutheran is located at 150 N. Hanover Street, Pottstown, PA 19464.

For more info on Cantatica, visit www.cantatica.org.

For a brochure of Emmanuel’s music series, click here.

Schuylkill River Festival now underway – don’t miss it!

Schuylkill River Festival

Saturday, October 8, 2011
11 AM to 4 PM

Come to the Park for a day filled with music, art, food, and educational experiences.

Join us for Free, Family Experience
5th Annual Schuylkill River Festival
Riverfront Park and College Drive
Montgomery County Community College
Pottstown, PA 19464

Open House

Visit the College Exhibit and learn about programs and opportunities at the Montgomery County Community College.

Children’s Activities

Moon bounce, crafts, horse and carriage rides, wildlife exhibits and more!

Music Festival

Live Music on the Downey Amphitheatre stage from 11 AM to 4 PM. Bring a chair or blanket and enjoy the show!

Arts and Crafts

  • View and purchase wares from great local and regional artists
  • View the “Scenes of the Schuylkill” Art show in the gallery at MCCC North Hall
  • Vendor applications still being accepted.—Application

Recreational Opportunities in the Park

  • Bike
  • Fish
  • Kayak or Canoe
  • Geocache

Community Information

Learn about opportunities and services offered right in your community!

Educational Opportunities

  • Native American Dancing and Displays
  • Cultural Exhibits from Various Groups
  • Environmental Conservation and Preservation Displays and Information

Food, Food, and More Food!!!

A great variety of sandwiches, desserts and more!

Platinum Level Sponsors

  • The Borough of Pottstown
  • Exelon Energy
  • Montgomery County Community College
  • Pottstown Mercury

Juan Carlos specials for today – check them out!

 This appeared in my inbox last night… it all sounds SO good! Juan Carlos is at 235 E. High Street, at the corner of Penn and High. (I added the photo.)

Hola amigos,

Our specials for Friday October 7, 2011

*Appetizer-  Cilantro jalapeno hummus served with mediterranean flat bread (2 servings)- $6.00

*Main course (1)-  Broiled Tilapia lightly spiced with our authentic spices and topped with a sauté of rajas poblano pepper (mild), green bell pepper, red bell pepper and spanish onions. Served with our freshly made rice, black bean soup and peco de gillo- $14.89

*Main course (2)- Chicken enchiladas topped with our very  popular chipotle cream sauce. Served with our freshly made rice, black bean soup, and peco de gillo- $10.79

*Dessert- Coconut lime Tres leches topped with whipped cream, sprinkled coconut and lime peel (2 servings)- $5.00

Hope  to see you soon…..

Reservations via email at jc@jcmexicanfood.com or by phone at 484-624-4931

Work of American watercolorist now showing at Hill School’s Boyer Gallery

The Hill School is currently exhibiting the work of James McFarlane in the Boyer of Gallery of The Center For The Arts. The exhibition, titled “Images Seen and Images Imagined,” is free of charge and open to the public until Friday, October 21. Visitors may enjoy the exhibit Monday through Friday, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., or by appointment on weekends. The Boyer Gallery is one of Pottstown’s lesser known arts and cultural venues that offers area residents the chance to experience world-class art close to home.

Use the directions and campus map (it’s building #2)  on The Hill’s website to get there; you can’t miss The Center for the Arts and its parking lot at the corner of Beech and Sheridan Streets.
James McFarlane currently serves as president of the American Watercolor Society. He is a member of the Philadelphia Watercolor Society and the Pennsylvania Watercolor Society. He teaches painting locally at the Woodmere Museum, the Greater Norristown Art League, and the Doylestown Art League. Nationally, he hosts workshops and is a regular speaker and demonstrator at community events. Recently, Mr. McFarlane was featured in a 12-page article of American Artist, Watercolor.

Schuylkill River Festival happens once a year… this Saturday!

Schuylkill River Festival

Saturday, October 8, 2011
11 AM to 4 PM

Come to the Park for a day filled with music, art, food, and educational experiences.

Join us for Free, Family Experience
5th Annual Schuylkill River Festival
Riverfront Park and College Drive
Montgomery County Community College
Pottstown, PA 19464

Open House

Visit the College Exhibit and learn about programs and opportunities at the Montgomery County Community College.

Children’s Activities

Moon bounce, crafts, horse and carriage rides, wildlife exhibits and more!

Music Festival

Live Music on the Downey Amphitheatre stage from 11 AM to 4 PM. Bring a chair or blanket and enjoy the show!

Arts and Crafts

  • View and purchase wares from great local and regional artists
  • View the “Scenes of the Schuylkill” Art show in the gallery at MCCC North Hall
  • Vendor applications still being accepted.—Application

Recreational Opportunities in the Park

  • Bike
  • Fish
  • Kayak or Canoe
  • Geocache

Community Information

Learn about opportunities and services offered right in your community!
Vendor applications still being accepted.—Application

Educational Opportunities

  • Native American Dancing and Displays
  • Cultural Exhibits from Various Groups
  • Environmental Conservation and Preservation Displays and Information

Food, Food, and More Food!!!

A great variety of sandwiches, desserts and more!
Food Vendor applications still being accepted.—Application

Platinum Level Sponsors

  • The Borough of Pottstown
  • Exelon Energy
  • Montgomery County Community College
  • Pottstown Mercury

Many Exciting Sponsorship Opportunities Available! Contact 610-718-1847 for details.

Feel like dancing?

Join the dance party with the live band Magoo at Sunnybrook Ballroom tonight, Saturday, Oct. 1 at 8 pm. This is straight up rock ‘n roll, there’s plenty of room to cut loose, so get a group of friends together and head on over to 50 Sunnybrook Road and follow the signs. At just $5  per person, this kind of fun can’t be beat. For more info about this and Sunnybrook’s entire lineup of entertainment and events, go to www.sunnybrookballroom.net.

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