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Week of January 29th – Feb. 5th, 2020

Grab a spoon: On Saturday, Feb. 1, Southampton Free Library will host “What’s Cooking at the Library: Souper Bowl.” Come in and taste different soups made by library staff and vote for your favorite. There will be recipes for each soup available. SOURCE: METRO IMAGES


‘Show Me the Money’ Workshop: Score Bucks County’s “Show Me the Money” workshop will be held at James Lorah Memorial Home, 132 N. Main St., Doylestown, from 9 to 10:30 a.m. The owners of startups and local small businesses can learn the ins and outs of financing options and other information related to acquiring a small business loan during this panel discussion and workshop. Cost is $15 and includes breakfast. Doors open at 8:30 a.m. To register or learn more, visit buckscounty.new.score.org/event/show-me-money-learn-about-lending-workshop.


Big Brothers Big Sisters of Bucks County Open House: Meet the staff and board members at Big Brothers Big Sisters of Bucks County for coffee during the morning event, from 10 a.m. to noon, or for the evening event, from 4:30 to 7:30 p.m. Both sessions will offer an inside look at Bucks County’s leading youth mentoring agency and an opportunity to meet the newly-appointed CEO. BBBSBC is located at 2875 York Road, Jamison. Visit bbbsbc.org or call 215-343-8260 for more information.

Know Your Options: Special Needs Trusts, Planning and Guardianships: This information session is hosted by the Law Office of Richard L. Newman, Esq., and takes place from 6 to 7 p.m., at Northampton Township Library, 25 Upper Holland Road, Richboro. If you have a family member or loved one with special needs, it is essential to know all of your options when planning for the future of your loved one with special needs. Reserve a seat for this free program. Space is limited. Call 267-288-5765 or email Karen@newmanelderlaw.com.


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.


Bucks County Genealogical Society Meeting: The Bucks County Genealogical Society will host “Census and Census-ability,” presented by Gideon Hill, certified genealogist, from 10 a.m. to noon, at Mandell Science Building, Delaware Valley University, 105 Campus Drive, Doylestown. Cost is $5 for members, $10 for non-members. Visit bucksgen.org for more information.

Farmers Market Winter Market: This Winter Market takes place on the first and third Saturday of each month, through April. It is located at the Yardley Friends Meeting, 65 N. Main St., and is open from 9 a.m. to noon. For information, call 215-493-6832.

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.

What’s Cooking at the Library: Souper Bowl: Southampton Free Library, at 947 Street Road, Southampton, will host this event  at 2 p.m. Come in and taste different soups made by library staff and vote for your favorite. There will be recipes for each soup available. Register online so the library knows how much soup to make. For information, visit southamptonfreelibrary.org or call 215-322-1415.


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.


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 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.


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.


Tinker Wednesdays: Southampton Free Library, at 947 Street Road, Southampton, will host this event on Wednesdays through Feb. 26, at 4:30 p.m. The idea is for the children to play, create and tinker with various items in order to become more comfortable with basic concepts of coding. The Tinkering Kit consists of Ozobots, Beebots, Bloxels, Chromebooks and more. Each week, the library will highlight a new item from the kit. Best for elementary-aged children. Registration not required. This is a walk-in program. For information, visit southamptonfreelibrary.org or call 215-322-1415. ••

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