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Week of January 8th – January 15th, 2020

JANUARY 8

Audubon Photography Awards Traveling Exhibition: Bucks Audubon, 2877 Creamery Road, New Hope, is hosting the 2019 Audubon Photography Awards Traveling Exhibition now through Jan. 29. Viewing hours are Monday-Friday, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., while the center is open. For more information, visit bcas.org.

JANUARY 9

Bucks Book Discussion Group: The Bucks County Community College Book Discussion Group invites the public to its free, informal monthly meetings. The gatherings take place from 7:30 to 9 p.m. on the second Thursday of the month at the college’s Newtown campus, in room 114, at 275 Swamp Road, Newtown. The first title for the new year is Half-Witch by John Schoffstall. The author will be joining the group to discuss his novel, which was chosen by NPR as one of the best books of 2018. For information, call 215-968-8164 or email Michael.Hennessey@bucks.edu.

JANUARY 10

Cat Adoption: Come meet the furry love of your life at the Cat Tales Adoption Center, at the Warrington Pavilion Shopping Center, 1111 Easton Road, Suite 17 (next door to Animal Lifeline Thrift Store), in Warrington. The shelter facility is open to the general public on Fridays from 6 to 8 p.m. and Saturdays and Sundays from noon to 6 p.m. For information, visit cattalesinc.org.

JANUARY 11

Feed Your Feathered Friends: Southampton Free Library, at 947 Street Road, Southampton, will host this event at 10:30 a.m. Come make various types of bird feeders to help feed feathered friends this winter. Make either a container to hold bird seed year round or biodegradable ones that are earth-friendly. All ages are welcome. Register online. Space is limited. For information, visit southamptonfreelibrary.org or call 215-322-1415.

Saturday Morning Bird Walks: This free event will take place at Silver Lake Nature Center, 1306 Bath Road in Bristol, from 7:30 to 9 a.m. Participants should meet outside of the Visitors’ Building near the parking area. For information, call 215-785-1177 or visit SilverLakeNatureCenter.org.

To Live Again Potluck Luncheon: To Live Again, a social and support group exclusively for widows and widowers, will host a potluck luncheon at 12:30 p.m. at the Morrisville Presbyterian Church, 771 N. Pennsylvania Ave., Morrisville. Contact Helen at 215-579-5737 for more information.

JANUARY 12

Magic: the Gathering: Comic Archive, 319 W. Main St. in Lansdale, hosts this event at 2 p.m. This classic family-friendly card game enhances strategic thinking and skills while teaching good sportsmanship. Admission is free. Open to all ages, but those under 10 years old must be accompanied by an adult. For information, call 215-853-0740.

JANUARY 13

Code Club: The Margaret R. Grundy Memorial Library, 680 Radcliffe St. in Bristol, is hosting Code Club, a STEM educational series for children in grades 2 through 8. The club will meet from 5:30 to 7 p.m. weekly. Students in grades 2-4 will meet on Mondays, and grades 5-8 will meet on Tuesdays. Using Prenda software, children will learn how to code in Blocky, JavaScript, HTML/CSS and Python and to build websites, video games, apps and more. Registration is required. Participants are invited to bring their own laptop or Chromebook to each session. A limited number of library Chromebooks will be available to use. For information, visit grundylibrary.org or call 215-788-7891.

Delaware Valley Choral Society: Singers are welcome to join the Delaware Valley Choral Society on Mondays at 7 p.m., at the First Baptist Church of Levittown, at 6131 Emilie Road, Levittown. There is no audition or cost to join. For information, call Lois at 215-788-9464 or Teresa at 215-869-8803.

Mah Jongg: Southampton Free Library, at 947 Street Road, Southampton, will host this event on Mondays, Jan. 13 and 27, at 1 p.m. All skill levels are welcome. Bring Mah Jongg set and cards if you have them. Registration required. For information, visit southamptonfreelibrary.org or call 215-322-1415.

Tai Chi Classes: Classes will take place at Neshaminy Activity Center, 1842 Brownsville Road, Trevose, on Mondays from 10:30 to 11:30 a.m. Beginners welcomed. Low-impact exercise is designed to improve balance, flexibility and general overall health. For more information, call 215-355-6967.

JANUARY 14

Chair Yoga: This event will be held at Lower Southampton Library, 1983 Bridgetown Pike, Feasterville, on Tuesdays at noon. Gentle stretching is involved. For information, visit lowersouthamptonlibrary.org or call 215-355-1183.

Toddler Time Program: This event will be held at Barn Nature Center, 1283 Almshouse Road in Doylestown, from 10 to 11:30 a.m. Toddler Time programs are a parent and child experience that includes crafts, songs, music, books, activities and animals to help develop your child’s sense of adventure and imagination as well as appreciation for the world around them. For information, call 570-249-1935.

Weight-Loss Program: The Trevose Behavior Modification Program, a weight-loss program, meets Tuesdays at 5:30 p.m. at Bucks County Technology Park, 4800 Street Road, in Trevose. For information, call 267-254-4050.

JANUARY 15

2020 Census Information Session: The Margaret R. Grundy Memorial Library, 680 Radcliffe, St., Bristol, will host this event at 6:30 p.m. U.S. Census Partnership Specialist Adela Moraux will discuss the 2020 Census and answer questions about the process. Also speaking at the event will be 2020 Census Recruiting Specialist Nakia T. Townsend, who will present U.S. Census Bureau employment opportunities in the Bucks County area. No registration is required for this free event. For more information, call 215-788-7891.

Sensory Friendly Movie Time: Southampton Free Library, at 947 Street Road, Southampton, will host this event at 10:30 a.m. Enjoy a sensory-friendly viewing of Toy Story 4. Reservations with group size required. Register online or by phone. For information, visit southamptonfreelibrary.org or call 215-322-1415. ••

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