Here are some local events and resources:
Neighborhood Block Party - hosted by Abundant Life Church, 144 S. Walnut St, Birdsboro - Sat, Aug 16 - Noon-3:30pm. Hot dogs, snow cones, cotton candy, puppet show, balloon animals, face painting & more. All free! All welcome! For more info: www.abundantlifebirdsboro.com
West Lawn UMC Berks Backpack Distribution - Saturday, August 16 - West Lawn UMC Community Center, Woodside Ave, West Lawn. 8-10 a.m. Free backpacks and school supplies for children in need. Children must be present to receive a backpack
FALL SOCIAL ACTIVITIES from Mike and Chris Butterworth
1. Basketball - will be held on Saturday mornings from 9 - 10:30 am
Wyomissing Church of the Brethren
2200 State Hill Road
Wyomissing, PA 19610
Dates: 9/13; 9/20; 9/27; 10/4; 10/11; 10/18; 11/1; and 11/8
Registration required, all participants (up to age 26) must be wear sneakers, and bring a basketball if you have one. No cost.
2. Dance - Acting classes (in place of Musical Theatre) - The program will be both organized and developed by Debbie Silas. She is a retired teacher in the Exeter School District with many years of involvement in both school and community theatre and dance. For many years, Debbie has run a summer camp at the Yocum Institute. The program is geared towards individuals between the ages of 13 and 21. There is also some discussion of opening up a seperate program for younger individuals. The classes will run for 1 hour and work in 10 week cycles. At this point, feedback is needed on whether to hold on a week night (5:30 - 6:30 pm ) or on a Saturday morning. Tuition - $50.00 for 10 weeks.
Classes will be held: 525 Kenhorst Blvd Reading PA 19611
3. Bowling leagues - still in planning, expect to have set up by middle of August. It is expected to run $6 per session.
Please respond with any interest or questions. We can also be reached at my office - 6107758800 or cell 6109141800.