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Upper Dublin School District Seeks Community Applications for SRMS Project Review Committee

May 19, 2017

Upper Dublin School District residents are encouraged to apply to be a Project Review Committee member in UDSD’s consideration of options for facility improvements at Sandy Run Middle School. From UDSD: Members of the Project Review Committee will be asked to contemplate and comment on facilities options being considered within the context of relevant regulations, ADA requirements, educational specifications and […]

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Intro to GaGa

May 19, 2017

No, it’s not a course on baby talk…On Wednesday, May 31st, you can join Upper Dublin Parks and Recreation staff for an intro to “GaGa”. For the uninitiated, Gaga is played with a soft foam ball, and combines the skills of dodging, striking, running, and jumping, while attempting to hit opponents with a ball below the knees. You can do […]

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Art in the Storefront

May 18, 2017

On Friday, May 19th, from 5:30 pm to 7:30 pm, it’s the opening reception for Art in the Storefront. The sculptures of Peter J. Sanes will be featured. Mr. Sanes’s sculptures have appeared throughout the tri-state area, including City Hall in Philadelphia. From the Art in the Storefront Event Page: Peter’s observations during his travels have inspired his appreciation for […]

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Big Saturday in Ambler!

May 18, 2017

This Saturday in Ambler, there’s a lot of doings transpiring. First, the Ambler Farmers’ Market begins at 9 with their first theme day – 60’s Day. 60’s Music, 60’s Discounts, 60’s Costume Contest, 60’s Kids Crafts and more. Come to the market on Saturday dressed in your 60’s finest. Stop by the market tent and take a picture. Pictures will […]

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Mornings in MonDaug

May 17, 2017

On Saturday, May 20th, you and your dog can enjoy Mornings in MonDaug! At the MonDaugpark in Upper Dublin, between 9am & 11am there will be complimentary coffee and bagels donated by Starbucks and Upper Dublin Bagel Squad. You can also enter a raffle to win a gift basket ($50 value) from Pet Valu ($1 per ticket – all proceeds […]

 
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Landscape Watercolor with Howard Watson

May 16, 2017

On Tuesdays, from May 16th to June 27th, the Art Center at Ambler is offering a class in Landscape Watercolor with Howard Watson. The class is 6 weeks and the cost is $110 for members and $125 for non-members. From the Art Center at Ambler: Howard Watson, celebrated artist and illustrator, provides short demos, explains color, shapes and design. Work […]

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Hollywood Summer Nights – The Elephant Man

May 16, 2017

Readers of Around Ambler know that we love the Hollywood Summer Nights programming at the Ambler Theater. Every week in the summertime, the theater presents the movies of yesteryear as they were intended to be seen – on the big screen! The programming opens this season with another classic, 1980’s The Elephant Man, starring a young Anthony Hopkins, in his […]

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Salamander Meander

May 16, 2017

On Saturday, May 20th, at 1 pm, join the Wissahickon Valley Watershed staff as they tour the ponds, streams and pools at the Four Mills Reserve. Search for salamanders, frogs and more. During the tour, participants will learn about the history of amphibians and how they are being threatened by development, global warming and more. Members and children under 12 […]

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KKK Flyers Found in Upper Dublin

May 16, 2017

Some Maple Glen residents have reported finding pro-KKK flyers in their driveways on Monday morning. In a Facebook post released by the Upper Dublin Police Department, the police said they are investigating and that they believed that the flyers were placed at random. According to police, the flyers are the same type as those found in Cinnaminson, New Jersey in […]

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Family Movie Nights In The Parks

May 14, 2017

Ambler Borough Parks & Recreation is presenting two feature films free at local Borough parks. Zootopia will be shown Saturday, June 10th at Pickering Field (at dusk) and Moana will be shown Saturday, September 9th at Knight Park (at dusk). In case of poor weather, the films will be shown in the Borough Gym at 7:30 pm.