Adults

Afternoon Speak: Historic Pennypacker Mills

Thursday, February 12, 2015 - 2:00pm
Event location: 
Lower Gwynedd Township Building

Afternoon Speak presents The Story of Historic Pennypacker Mills by Montgomery County Parks & Heritage Dept, Linda Callegari
From the story of the property to those who lived in this stately mansion, find out why Montgomery County
preserved this unique and special historic site. Home of Samuel W. Pennypacker, twenty-third Governor of
Pennsylvania, the mansion houses an unbelievable collection of family heirlooms and historic treasures that
are part of the experience for visitors. Join us as we explore this local treasure right in your backyard!

Location:  Lower Gwynedd Township building, 1130 N. Bethlehem Pike, Spring House (across the street from Giant)

Registering: Call  the library 215-643-1320

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Tips for Campus Visits and College Essays

Tuesday, March 17, 2015 - 7:00pm
Event location: 
Blue Bell

 In this fast paced workshop facilitated by The Ultimate Coach, students can find helpful answers to questions and challenges they face in completing the many college application essays and visits.  The Ultimate Coach will review:

  • The Common Application Essay questions for 2014-2015
  • Sample supplemental essay questions from the private colleges with excerpts from “admitted essays”
  • The top ten elements of essays which land applicants in the “YES” pile.
  • Navigating a college visit

 

Bring questions or started essays for specific answers to the toughest essay challenges.  This workshop can help reduce your stress around the essay portion of the college application and upcoming collge visits.  Families Welcome – Students grades 10-12.

Who is the Ultimate Coach? Amy Sauber holds a Bachelor of Science and a Master of Education in Counseling and Organizational Behavior.  She is an adjunct professor at Temple University’s Fox School of Business. Currently Ms. Sauber, The Ultimate Coach, provides college and career coaching to many students.  

 

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Elegance in an Age of Crisis: Fashions of the 30’s

Tuesday, November 18, 2014 - 7:00pm
Event location: 
Ambler

Sue Snyder is back with her 1930’s clothing collection!

 

  • Join us at the Ambler Library on Tuesday, November 18th  for her presentation.
  • Program at 7:00
  • Tea & Scones at 6:30
  • This program is part of Tea and Scones XXVIII.
  • Call the Ambler Library to register:  215-643-7775.
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Increasing Your Home’s Value

Thursday, October 2, 2014 - 7:00pm
Event location: 
Blue Bell

 

Priscilla Nieto McDonald, SRES, Presenter
  • What should you remodel?
  • Do you really need to?
  • Do it yourself or hire a contractor?
  • What’s the return on investment, is your project worth it?
  • Can you get a good return when you go to sell your home?
  • What’s the latest trend? Pool, patio, gazebo?
  • Are you wondering if it’s time for you to remodel? 

Priscilla can offer guidance in “How to Increase Your Home’s Value, the Do’s and Don’ts.”

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