Thursday, May 24, 2012
The vendors and farmers from our surrounding area are open for business every Saturday morning on Railroad Avenue in Lansdale
Lansdale Farmers' Market is officially open for business. The market opened to throngs of shoppers Saturday, May 19 on Railroad Avenue in Lansdale. The market is open every Saturday from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Thanks to market committeewoman Molly Whetstone for all the great pictures! See more:
Saturday, March 10, 2012
The market wants to move to the Lansdale Parks and Recreation building in the colder months, but the parks committee said Wissahickon Park building would be better
Lansdale Farmers’ Market wants to find a place to hold its Saturday market year-around. Committee head Molly Whetstone told the Lansdale Parks and Recreation Committee Wednesday that the market would love to be open every Saturday in the winter months inside the parks and recreation building. The Lansdale Parks and Recreation Committee had a suggestion to the Lansdale Farmers’ Market: Think of another place to go that is more readily available, such as the Wissahickon Park building. The Lansdale Farmers’ Market will be back with a more detailed plan of where it wants to seek shelter in the colder months. “The market is entering its fourth season and there’s been a very positive response so far,” said Whetstone. “We would like to expand the…
Tuesday, July 5, 2011
Living Hope Farm in Harleysville offers a different type of community gardening.
- VOLUNTEERS IN THE NEWS
- Brian Rox
Tuesday, July 5, 2011
For Jill Landes, a little bit of hope reaps some wondrous fruits. "It felt like God was opening a whole lot of doors." Landes said. "I felt passionate about the organic thing, the land use, and they were going to work this into a new ministry of the Franconia Conference. I was in; I wanted to do this." Passion is the best word to describe Living Hope Farm. Living Hope Farm is a historic farmstead on Indian Creek Road in Harleysville operating as an organically-grown community-supported agriculture (CSA). A CSA is a cooperative linking a local farm to the community. Members purchase a share of the farm, and farmers grow produce throughout the season for members. The farm is in its second year as a CSA, and organizing all the work has been…
Thursday, May 5, 2011
Here's a sampling of events to keep you busy this weekend.
Our Patch Calendar is chock-full of events and activities to keep you busy this week. Here at Get Out, we’ve rounded up the five best for you: 1. Mom's Night Out Where/When: Montgomery Mall, 230 Montgomery Mall, North Wales; May 5, 4 to 8 p.m. Why go: In celebration of all things Mom, Montgomery Mall invites all mothers to kick back and relax, with mall-wide shopping discounts, free food and drinks from local restaurants and a fashion show. Pricing: Free 2. Lady Windermere's Fan Where/When: Christopher Dock High School, 1000 Forty Foot Road, Lansdale; May 5 to 7, 7:30 p.m. Why go: Christopher Dock students will present Oscar Wilde’s play Lady Windermere’s Fan, part farce, with mistaken identities, bad timing and twists of fate; and …
Saturday, April 23, 2011
Cat adoptions at PetsMart, Girl Scout shredding event and a free organic breakfast
1. Arnold’s Way Organic Raw Food Café, 319 W. Main St., Lansdale, holds a free breakfast and lecture on mindful eating from 8:15 a.m. to 10 a.m. The event includes a free green smoothie. Call Arnold’s Way at (215) 361-0116. 2. Lansdale Little League holds its Opening Day celebration at around noon at Moyer’s Road Park. The event was postponed from last Saturday due to rain. 3. Molly Maguire’s Pub, 329 W. Main St., Lansdale, will giveaway two Phillies' tickets at 8:30 p.m. on its patio. Tickets are for the April 30 game against the Mets. 4. Girl Scout Troop 7258 will hold an Earth Day 2011 Shred Event from 9 a.m. to noon at Trinity Lutheran Church, Valley Forge Road and Main Street, Lansdale. The troop is raising money for a trip to …
Thursday, March 17, 2011
Kinky Quizzo, raw food and movies are your tickets to fun this weekend.
Welcome back to Get Out—Patch's picks for the best events and activities for the coming week. A new Get Out compilation is posted every Thursday, so check back with us next week for a new slew of fun things to do. Do you have an idea for an event to feature here? Post a comment below, or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org. We’d love to hear from you! 1. The Biblical Call Where/When: Branch Creek Community Church, 100 Main St., Harleysville; March 17-19 Why go: Biblical Seminary will sponsor a lecture series, “The Biblical Call: A Christian Response to Human Trafficking and Sexual Abuse.” The series will feature leading Christian thinkers in the fields of theology, culture, science and the arts to address current cultural issues in a public …
Thursday, March 10, 2011
Looking for five things to do the rest of the week and weekend? Look no further.
Patch has got the goods on the coolest, most interesting things happening this week. Have an event you’d like to suggest for a future Get Out? Comment below, or e-mail email@example.com. 1. Chamber 101 Where/When: PennSuburban Chamber of Commerce, 229 S. Broad St., Lansdale; March 10, 8 to 9:30 a.m. Why go: Learn how to get the most out of a chamber of commerce. Discover the hidden benefits, and network with other new members. Coffee and doughnuts will be served. Pricing: Free 2. Free Breakfast and Nutrition Lecture Where/When: Arnold’s Way, 319 W. Main St., Lansdale; March 12, 8:15 a.m. Why go: Come for a free green smoothie and bananas, and a lecture on mindful eating. Topics include protein myths, restoration of vital energy, …
Thursday, February 3, 2011
You could stand on a corner and look around until a restaurant sign draws you in. But we've got a better idea. Each week, Montgomeryville-Lansdale Patch picks a great restaurant either in town or nearby that is worth checking out.
Virago Baking Company Overview: Virago Baking Company is the premier eatery for vegan, gluten-free and all-natural healthy food. Its warm atmosphere makes it a welcome spot to unwind after a busy day. What’s great is you can get a bite to eat and something warm to drink while watching a live performance from a local musician, and even try out your own talent at the monthly Open Mic Night. Decor: The pastel green walls and artistic décor really gives you a feeling that you are at home. It offers ample seating at wood or metal-woven tables. For live entertainment, the acoustics are perfect. The drinks: Virago offers hot drinks, cold drinks and espresso. All the hot drinks are organic, including the coffee ($2 for a small, $2.25 for a large…