Ready or not, here comes the weekend! Just in time, Patch has scoured your local events calendar and picked out the five best bets for the coming week. Get out and enjoy summer!
Where/When: The Stoogeum, 904 Sheble Lane, Ambler; Sept. 3, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.
Why Go: The word’s only museum of Three Stooges memorabilia, doesn’t have regular operating hours but has an open house about once a month, to give you a chance to see the museum’s almost 100,000 pieces.
Pricing: Free admission, but donations are appreciated
Where/When: Michaels, Knapp Road, Montgomery Township; Sept. 3, 10 a.m. to noon
Why Go: Make a handmade card to celebrate Grandparents’ Day. For ages 3 and up, while supplies last.
Where/When: Downtown Lansdale; Sept. 2, 6 to 9 p.m.
Why Go: In honor of the first Friday of the month, many businesses will offer live music, extended hours, special activities or refreshments. This month’s back-to-school theme will offer a school bus for kids to tour. The Univest Kids Sprint will begin around 7 p.m. Register children online.
Where/When: Encore Experiences, 312 Alumni Ave., Harleysville; Sept. 2, 2 to 7 p.m.
Why Go: Be a hero and donate blood! Registration recommended, but walk-ins are welcome if time allows.
Where/When: Virago Baking Company, 322 ½ W. Main St., Lansdale; Sept. 2, 7:30 to 10 p.m.
Why Go: Dance, sing, juggle, crack jokes! Anyone can perform, as long as time allows. Family-friendly night of coffee, wraps, cupcakes and fun.
Pricing: Free admission