Sunday, July 22, 2012
The Lansdale Library and Lansdale Farmers' Market-sponsored event raised money for the library's budget
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Sunday, July 22, 2012
The Lansdale Library matched, if not exceeded, last year's fundraising tally of $800 at Saturday's second annual Clean and Green Extravaganza fundraiser, according to library director Tom Meyer in The Reporter Newspaper. Volunteers washed about 20 cars and more than five pallets of recyclable electronics at the event. Donations from the car wash totaled around $187. Those who brought recyclable electronics paid a fee per item, be it old computer monitors, towers, keyboards and the like. According to the article, the recycling company waived the charge of transporting the equipment, meaning the library took in more than $300 in profit. There was also a paper shredding event and a bake sale at the Lansdale Farmers' Market. Read more about …
Monday, June 11, 2012
Fifth-graders at the North Penn elementary school were raising money Saturday for their 2013 class trip
Monday, June 11, 2012
Montgomeryville-Lansdale Patch reader and North Penn parent Audrey Papula submitted the photos in the gallery of a Saturday car wash at General Nash Elementary School. Papula said the fifth-grade students at the school were raising money from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. for their sixth-grade class trip in 2013. A bake sale also raised funds as well. Be sure to add your own photos to the gallery too!
Saturday, May 5, 2012
Cars lined up at Calvary Baptist Church in Towamencin Saturday as the junior class at Calvary Baptist School held a car wash to raise money for a Disney World trip
Had a dirty car? Clean it up with Calvary Baptist. The junior class of Calvary Baptist School on Saturday held a car wash in order to raise funds to support a class trip to Disney World. The students were asking for a $5 donation per car. Meanwhile, during the clean up of cars, church members cleaned up the church grounds in a beautification project where they put new mulch down on the landscaping. As of 11 a.m., the students had raised $340. Check out the photo gallery for all the wet and sudsy fun.
Saturday, April 28, 2012
Lansdale Business Association holds its second annual gala tonight
1. Lansdale Business Association holds its second LBA Gala tonight at Marjeane Caterers at 6:30 p.m. Read the story here for more. 2. Lansdale Catholic holds its spring musical “Lucky Stiff” this afternoon at 1. Tickets are $10. North Penn High School Theatre presents its spring musical “The Music Man” at 2 p.m. and at 7:30 p.m. in the auditorium. Tickets are $10 for adults, $5 for students and free for senior citizens with Gold Cards. 3. Fire Department of Montgomery Township is holding a car wash today from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the Battalion Two station at 441 Doylestown Road (Route 202), Montgomery Township. 4. Hilltown Walmart associates and volunteers from Shepherd’s Shelf in Kulpsville hold a special event today for Walmart’s “…
Sunday, June 12, 2011
A car wash at Towamencin Fire Co. Saturday garnered $1,100
The FC Towamencin U17 boy's soccer club held a car wash Saturday at Towamencin Fire Co. in order to raise funds to defray the cost of a trip to the national competition. In four hours, the team made $1,100. The team recently won the 11 state (Eastern) Region 1 President's Cup, earning the right to compete for the national title in Iowa in July. The FC Towamencin club will hold a soccer clinic at Gristmill Park in Towamencin on June 25 from 9 a.m. to noon. No advance registration is necessary. Simply show up. The clinic will feature dribbling and shooting skills, as well as goalie skills for those who are interested. Parents of attendees will be asked to make a small donation. There are two more fundraising events scheduled to support the …
Monday, May 23, 2011
General Nash sixth graders host car wash fundraiser.
On Saturday morning, the sixth grade class from General Nash Elementary School hosted a car wash fundraiser, hoping to bring some money in for the sixth grade class trip and the end-of-year party. The cars weren't the only thing that got an early morning shower, as the students made the most of their early rise by making sure no one left dry. Check out our photo gallery for all the carnage and mayhem. Did we catch you in our lens? If you would like the original copies of any picture, contact Tony Di Domizio at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Thursday, May 5, 2011
This week our camera lens captured North Penn elementary students having a blast
Here's some outtakes of Bridle Path Elementary's recent Friday night dance and Montgomery Elementary's car wash fundraiser. See who or what our lens will pick up next Thursday!
Wednesday, May 4, 2011
Montgomery Elementary sixth-graders washed some cars last Saturday to raise money for their school gift.
From the looks of it, the students got about as clean as the cars during Montgomery Elementary's car wash fundraiser last Saturday. "It's a fundraiser to buy a gift from the students to give back to the school," said volunteer mom and co-coordinator Michele Frant. "We had one in the fall, and it worked out great." The car wash event began at 10 a.m., and by 11:30 a.m., more than 50 cars had a clean shine under the midday sun. Those who got their cars washed could donate any amount toward the fundraising goal. "We dont ask for a dollar amount. People just donate," Frant said. In addition to the car wash, parents and students monitored a bake sale and pretzel sale. "The kids love it," said Frant. Parent volunteer Terri Spiegle was another …
Saturday, April 30, 2011
Wiffle ball, car washes and Arbor Day. Is summer here or what?
1. Montgomery Elementary sixth graders hold a car wash today from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Fire Department of Montgomery Township also holds a car wash from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. at its two stations: 202 and Montgomery Drive, and 325 Stump Road. 2. The Great Strides walk takes place today at 10 a.m. at Central Park in Doylestown. Great Strides is a nonprofit organization dedicated to finding a cure for cystic fibrosis. Montgomery Township resident and Lansdale Catholic student Veronica Grosse will lead Team Sam’s Story, in memory of her sister, Samantha, who died of the disease. 3. Montgomery Township celebrates Arbor Day with education sessions and tree giveaways to residents beginning at 9 a.m. and ending when all trees have been distributed. Trees …
Thursday, April 28, 2011
A wiffle ball tourney, a car wash and a children's consignment event await you this weekend.
Get Out! No really, get out. Get out and enjoy fun, exciting, educational and fundraising community events and happenings in your neighborhood and beyond! 1. Just Between Friends Sale Where/When: Greater Philadelphia Expo Center, 1601 Egypt Road, Phoenixville; April 28 and 29 from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m., April 30 from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. Why go: Buy and sell kids and baby items at this consignment event. Consign items for 65 percent of your sale price. Shop April 30 for many half-off items. Pricing: Free admission April 29 to 30 ($3 admission April 28) 2. Fire Department Car Wash Where/When: Montgomery Township Fire Stations, 202 and Montgomery Drive, and 325 Stump Road; April 30, 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. Why go: Let the volunteers at Montgomery Township…