Five Things to Know Today: August 25
Lansdale Founders Day is today from 9 a.m. to 9 p.m. Fireworks go off at 9 p.m. from Memorial Park
1. Lansdale Founders Day is today from 9 a.m. to 9 p.m. Fireworks go off at 9 p.m. from Memorial Park.
2. Lansdale’s 24th Festival of the Arts is 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. today in Memorial Park.
3. Lansdale Kiwanis hosts a Saturday storytime at 10:30 a.m. This month’s theme is camping.
4. Today is the third annual Simon Kidgits Club Fun Factory tour stop at Montgomery Mall from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. in the court outside Macy’s. The free entertainment immerses families and children in an interactive array of “Destination Stations":
- Enter the “Are You the Ultimate Zord Builder?” contest at the Power Rangers Super Samurai station for an opportunity to win an at-home visit.
- Participate in the new Marvel “Super Hero Squad” trading card game, which features comics’ beloved heroes, from Upper Deck.
- Experience FlyLineComplete Flight System Air Combat and Air Racer,an exciting game that allows kids to control the flight.
- Join in on the fun with Gogo’s Crazy Bones, which provides endless gaming, collecting and educational opportunities for little ones.
- Discover ROXX™, the newest collectible head-to-head, competitive game of “skillzz” with a comprehensive website, ROXXNation.com and a cutting edge Augmented Reality App, ROXX Nation Image Station by Imperial Toy.
- Explore Moshi Monsters, the exciting online world of adorable pet Monsters and Moshlings™, sign up for free giveaways and meet lovable Furi.
- Take home several great sponsor giveaways and Fun Factory creations, including special crafts, Simon Kidgits Club coloring sheets, bright balloons and delicious snacks.
- There will also be a balloon twister making animals for kids.
5. A “Shop for a Cause” event is today at Macy’s at Montgomery Mall. PennSuburban Chamber is promoting it as a fundraising opportunity. A savings pass purchased for $5 entitles shoppers to an all-day discount of 25 percent. There is also a raffle drawing for a $500 Macy’s gift card.