An Afternoon of Opera

Thursday, April 14, 2016 - 1:30pm
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Wissahickon Valley Public Library and Lower Gwynedd Township invite you to
An Afternoon of Opera and American Songbook
Thursday, April 14 at 1:30 PM
Penllyn Woods Park, 1227 Township Line Road, Penllyn PA

This unique interactive concert combines music, opera and literature within the idyllic setting of one of Lower Gwynedd Township's most beautiful parks, Penllyn Woods. The performance features accomplished opera singer, soprano Iris Fairfax accompanied by pianist Gabriel Rebolla.  Both are performers with the Fort Washington-based opera company, Opera North, Inc. Ms. Fairfax will entertain and engage the audience through music and conversation. The event is free and open to the public.  Children (6+), families, adults and all music lovers welcome.  For more information or to RSVP for the event, please email or call 215-643-1320 x14.

Turn right from Library lot onto Route 73/Skippack Pike.  Make first left onto Penllyn-Blue Bell Pike (Blue Bell Inn intersection).  In 1 3/4 miles, make the first left after Lantern Lane onto Township Line Road. Follow the signs through the neighborhood to Penllyn Woods Community Building.  There is ample parking and the one-story building is handicap accessible.  Maps and directions to Penllyn Woods are available on the Township website at

This event is sponsored by Lower Gwynedd Township and the Wissahickon Valley Public Library. 

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Number One Sam Book Trail

Saturday, April 25, 2015 - 10:00am to 12:00pm
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Blue book cover, Number One Sam in white text, Sam, the white dog, is driving a red car with a one on the sideJoin us for our special PA One Book, Every Young Child Event in Lower Gwynedd Township. Experience a fun family opportunity where you'll walk the Treweryn Farms Trail at Trewellyn Park and read the book as you walk with your family.

Learn more about PA One Book, Every Young Child.

Families who attend will recieve a free copy of the book (while supplies last) to share. Free and for all ages.

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Baby Story Time

Thursday, March 17, 2016 - 10:15am
Event location: 
Blue Bell

Stories, activities, and rhymes specially designed for baby and parent/caregiver.

Ages 6 mos. - 18 mos. (Recommended for pre-walking or starting to walk babies as the majority of activities are while sitting). Parent or caregiver must attend with child.

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Lapsit for Littles - Special Guest: First Notes

Thursday, October 20, 2016 - 10:15am
Event location: 
Blue Bell

We welcome instructors from Music Training Center in Conshohocken. They will present their music class for babies and toddlers called First Notes!

10:15 Session - For little ones ages 3 months to 11 months.

11:15 Session - For little ones ages 1 year to 3 years.

No registration!

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