Lil' Red Cloud Kung Fu on High St will start taking kids
Oct
2
5:00pm 5:00pm

Lil' Red Cloud Kung Fu on High St will start taking kids

  • 307 East High Street Pottstown, PA, 19464 United States (map)
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On October 2nd 2017 Red Cloud Kung Fu will start admitting children 3 -5 years of age for lessons on Tien Shan Pai Kung Fu. Lil' Red Cloud Kung Fu classes offer a structured yet fun approach to learning Tien Shan Pai Kung Fu a Northern style of martial arts. Children learn to say "I can do it!" as well at to learn respect for their elders by saying "yes Sir/Mam, no Sir/Mam". They will also learn how to share and care for one another. Most important is the emphasis on when to use their Kung Fu knowledge for 1 of 2 reasons. First for self defense when mental self defense does not work. And second, when practicing at the Kwon (school) or at home. Sifu Jose A. Knight will energize and motivate your child to be their best! Bronze Membership $40.00 per month Membership includes two classes per week. Each class is 1 hour. Silver Membership $60.00 per month Membership includes 3 classes per week. Each class is 1 hour. Gold Membership $80.00 per month Membership includes 5 classes per week. Each class is 1 hour. Other times are available please call Sifu Jose A. Knight at 484-948-0657 for more information.

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Pottstown High School Football, Cheerleading, & Band Senior Night vs. Phoenixville
Oct
6
7:00pm 7:00pm

Pottstown High School Football, Cheerleading, & Band Senior Night vs. Phoenixville

at Pottstown High School Grigg Memorial Stadium. The game is at 7pm and the senior recognition will be 30 minutes before. 

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Parent Cafe
Oct
10
10:00am10:00am

Parent Cafe

The Pottstown Family Center and Pottstown School District invite Pottstown area families to join us this fall for Parent Cafés. Parent Café is a FREE group for mothers, fathers and caregivers of children under the age of 18 that meets monthly during Fall 2017.

With the help of a trained table host who serves as a facilitator, parents and caregivers will engage in group discussions. They will share parenting tips and learn ways to strengthen their families by building protective factors. Spanish interpreters will be available at the sessions.

Join us for:
•    Free coffee and refreshments
•    Free childcare
•    Giveaways/raffles
•    An opportunity to connect with others

Seating and childcare is limited. Registration is required. To register, contact Diana Gonzalez (habla Español) at PFCparentcafe@fsmontco.org or call 610-326-1610 ext. 324.

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Pottstown High School Boys Soccer Senior Night vs. Upper Merion
Oct
12
6:30pm 6:30pm

Pottstown High School Boys Soccer Senior Night vs. Upper Merion

at Pottstown High School Grigg Memorial Stadium. The game begins at 6:30pm and the senior recognition will be 30 minutes before.

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Autumn in New York Bus Trip to Broadway
Oct
14
7:30am 7:30am

Autumn in New York Bus Trip to Broadway

  • 100 East High Street Pottstown, PA, 19464 United States (map)
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Our annual bus trip to NYC to see the best and brightest broadway shows is back. This time around we bring you the same great orchesra seats for three fresh, new productions:

Beautiful: The Carol King Musical
Charlie and the Chocolate Factory
Miss Saigon
Tickets $170 each

If you are not familiar with our bus trips, it is very easy to get started: Just call us at 610-970-6608 or email pottsparks@pottstown.org for information or to register.
Price includes transportation from Pottstown to NYC and back on a deluxe Klein motorcoach and theater ticket for the show of your choice while supplies last. We pride ourselves on the quality of our trips and a member of Pottstown Parks and Rec. staff will be in attendance to make your trip up and back comfortable.

Individual tickets are $170 each
Tickets for groups of 3 or more are $160 each

Bus departs from Pottstown Borough Hall at 7:30 AM and returns at or around 8 PM.

If you are looking to spend the day in NYC but not interested in a Broadway show, a limited number of seats are available to ride along at $45 per person.

This is your chance to experience one-of-a-kind Broadway in comfort and explore your world
610-970-6608.

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Oct
14
11:00am11:00am

Living History: Fall into Fun!

Celebrate the Fall season at Pottsgrove Manor with an 18thcentury twist! Kids can discover the many activities of a colonial household as it counts down the autumn days to prepare for winter. Also featured will be easy and fun fall-themed make-and-take crafts for young visitors. 

All ages; suggested donation $2 per person.

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Parent Cafe
Oct
17
5:30pm 5:30pm

Parent Cafe

The Pottstown Family Center and Pottstown School District invite Pottstown area families to join us this fall for Parent Cafés. Parent Café is a FREE group for mothers, fathers and caregivers of children under the age of 18 that meets monthly during Fall 2017.

With the help of a trained table host who serves as a facilitator, parents and caregivers will engage in group discussions. They will share parenting tips and learn ways to strengthen their families by building protective factors. Spanish interpreters will be available at the sessions.

Join us for:
•    Free coffee and refreshments
•    Free childcare
•    Giveaways/raffles
•    An opportunity to connect with others

Seating and childcare is limited. Registration is required. To register, contact Diana Gonzalez (habla Español) at PFCparentcafe@fsmontco.org or call 610-326-1610 ext. 324.

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Carousel of Flavor Culinary Festival
Sep
24
12:00pm12:00pm

Carousel of Flavor Culinary Festival

  • 100 Block of High Street Pottstown, PA (map)
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The Carousel at Pottstown is excited to announce our 14th annual culinary festival; “A Carousel of Flavor.” Our event has become the preeminent food festival in the area! Thousands of patrons attend this food extravaganza annually.

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Pottstown Veterans' Community Day
Sep
23
11:00am11:00am

Pottstown Veterans' Community Day

The Pottstown Veterans' Community Day is a two-fold event: We provide a destination for a day of community togetherness and entertainment for the Greater Pottstown Area within the context of recognizing the service of the veterans' community amidst the war memorials in Pottstown Memorial Park. Proceeds from this event, support the event and through the participation of Rotary International will be used to serve the veterans' community and improve and maintain the WWII and Vietnam Veterans Memorials in the Park.
This year's event features musical performances by Joe Kirschen Band: https://joekirschen.com/press-kit

A Mini KanJam brough to you by Sly Fox Brewery: http://shop.slyfoxbeer.com/event-exclusives/90-kanjam-registration.html

A Biergarten Operated by Sly Fox Brewery: http://slyfoxbeer.com/#beer

Family and Youth activities provided by YMCA
And a number of Veterans' organization, including The National Guard and The liberty War Birds: http://libertywarbirds.com/index.html

Our program includes raffles and giveaways and all the flavors of Pottstown's favorite kitchens.

The event kicks off with a motor bike ride escorting our distinguished honorees of the day, World War II veterans: Joseph Howard and Sandy Laghi.

Join us for a day of food, music, and fun centered on those who have served our Nation in the protection of our liberty.

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Sep
22
9:30am 9:30am

PA CareerLink Welcome Aboard from YWCA Tri-County Area

Welcome Aboard sessions provide an orientation that covers all of the available services at Pennsylvania CareerLink and informs interested clients about the services. This is the first step for all CareerLink customers and to use any CareerLink services. CareerLink staff person will conduct an initial chairside assessment with each client to review their individual situation, and how CareerLink services could help. If the client is interested in taking the next step their information will be gathered to schedule a visit to a CareerLink office (closest is Norristown) for assessment and an appointment with a Career Coach.

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Pottstown Pet Fair
Sep
16
9:00am 9:00am

Pottstown Pet Fair

Join us in Memorial Park for all things pet-related. Featuring regional rescues, vaccine clinic, K9 demonstrations, Local Food, Music, and retail vendors with all the pet-care products you can imagine. This weekend, Memorial Park has gone to the Dogs (an cats and llamas)!

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Sep
9
1:00pm 1:00pm

ArtFusion Family Day

Please join us Saturday, September 9, from 1-3 for a family-friendly event! Part of our grand opening celebration, this day will be full of tours of the new building, artist demos, and fun make and takes. Light refreshments will be served.

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Sep
8
7:00pm 7:00pm

ArtFusion "Rivival" Reception

Please join ArtFusion on Friday, September 8 from 7-9pm as they begin their weekend grand opening celebration. They will have live music, a buffet dinner, great craft beer donated by Victory Brewing Company, wine, water and soft drinks, and delicious homemade desserts. The evening will also feature an opening reception for a new art show called Revival, showcasing the work of local artist John Gwinn. They will also be exhibiting the work of their student artists. There will be great raffles and silent auction items too. Tickets are $30 in advance (get them here https://artfusion19464.org/shop/fundraiser-ticket/revival-reception-advance-ticket/ ). Tickets at the door will be $40.

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Free Concert in the Park: The Boogie Dogs
Sep
7
6:00pm 6:00pm

Free Concert in the Park: The Boogie Dogs

Bring your picnic blankets and lawn chairs to join us for a free evening of music and entertainment in Pottstown Riverfront Park.  We begin at 6 PM with a performance from Pottstown favorites, The Boogie Dogs.  These crowd-pleasers bring energy and expertise to classic rock hits from Dire Straits, The Rolling Stones, ZZ Top, and much more.  Following the show, there will be an outdoor screening of winning entries from the Pottstown {In Focus} Film Festival 2016, including "Pine Tree" and "Pottstown, A Love Letter"
www.PottstownInFocus.com

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Pottstown Classics Car Club Nostalgia Night
Sep
2
5:00pm 5:00pm

Pottstown Classics Car Club Nostalgia Night

  • East High Street Pottstown, PA, 19464 United States (map)
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A gathering of classic cars with food and music to fill those beautiful Spring and Summer evenings. Pottstown, High St. was made for Nostalgia Nights. Recalling the days of the great American cruise night, these monthly events are the perfect opportunity to experience the shops, food trucks, and restaurants of downtown Pottstown.

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Aug
27
1:00pm 1:00pm

Living History Sundays

Pottsgrove Manor’s staff and living history volunteers will demonstrate 18th-century trades, crafts, and pastimes. You may even get to join in! Activities will vary from week to week; be sure to call the site to find out what will be offered the day of your visit. 

All ages; suggested donation $2 per person.

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Aug
20
1:00pm 1:00pm

Living History Sundays

Pottsgrove Manor’s staff and living history volunteers will demonstrate 18th-century trades, crafts, and pastimes. You may even get to join in! Activities will vary from week to week; be sure to call the site to find out what will be offered the day of your visit. 

All ages; suggested donation $2 per person.

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