St. Michael’s Christmas Bazaar, 529 St. Michaels Road, Tilden Township. Nov. 12, 4- 8 p.m.
Nov. 13, 8 a.m.-noon. Basket raffle, large assortment of Christmas cookies and food to go. Pre-order church-made: 8-inch pies $7/pie; soup $6/quart. Pie selection: lemon strip, lemon sponge, cherry, coconut cream, shoo-fly, pumpkin. Soup selection: beef vegetable, ham and bean, Italian wedding, rivvel. Details: [email protected]
Christmas Bazaar, Heidelberg Heritage Society, 9 a.m.-5 p.m., 182 W. Penn Ave., Wernersville. Saturday, Nov. 13, 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Holiday crafts, Society-made chow-chow, sauerkraut, homemade baked goods, soups, jellies and lunch.
Meet and Greet the Goldens, 10 a.m.-noon, Delaware Valley Golden Retriever Rescue Golden Gateway facility, 60 Vera Cruz Road, East Cocalico Township, Lancaster County. Meet and greet the golden retrievers and dogs available for adoption. Staff is on hand to answer all questions, and food is also available for purchase. No admission charge. (No photos please.) More information: Inza at [email protected] or 717-484-4799.
Christmas Bazaar, 9 a.m.-1 p.m., St. Paul’s United Church of Christ, 5 West Arch St., Fleetwood. Homemade food and baked goods, crafters, vendors w/ products, white elephant, books and toys, and local author Wil Carpenter.
Homemade Chicken Potpie Dinner, 4:30-6:30 p.m., Bausman United Church of Christ, 1064 Penn Ave., Wyomissing. Take-out only. Cost:adults, $10; children (5-12), $5. Includes chicken potpie, green beans, pepper cabbage and a dessert. Also available: a quart of potpie for $10, pepper cabbage for $5 and green beans for $2. Additional desserts may be available for purchase. To order, contact the church at 610-375-9790 or www.bausmanucc.org.
Strausstown Fire Company’s Breakfast, 7:30-11:30 a.m., Strausstown Community Campus, 50 East Ave., Strausstown. A full breakfast menu will be available. Proceeds benefit the apparatus fund.
Sugar Plum Fairy Tea Party, 11 a.m. and 2 p.m., The Goggleworks, 201 Washington St. Kids and families treated to lunch, live performances, “Nutcracker” cast meet-and-greet and more. Cost: $30. Details: berksballettheatre.com/teaparty/.
Wyomissing Area Garden Club, 1 p.m., Berkshire Family Restaurant, 1714 State Hill Road, Wyomissing. The program will be “Organic Farm to Cut Flowers.” The presenter is Jennifer Schmehl of Oak Nut Farm.
Bingo benefit for two cancer patients, 1 p.m., Virginville Grange Hall, 456 Main St, Virginville. Also canned food collection for Keystone military families. Masks recommended. Reservations required. Details: 610-562-3876 (Denise) or 610-562-7421 (David). Lite lunch available.
Pennsylvania Dutch Potato Filling Sale, Pioneer Grange, 46 E. Keller St., Topton. Deadline to order is Nov 15. Cost: $4, 1 1/2 pound; $6, 2 1/2 pounds. Pickup is Nov. 24, 2-6 p.m. at the grange hall. Orders: Tammy at 610-463-7213. Limited quantity will be made.
Nellie Walter, Psychic Medium Gallery Fundraiser benefiting Muhlenberg Community Library, 6:30-8 p.m., Muhlenberg Recreation Building, 3025 River Road. Cost: $25/person. Purchase tickets at the library, 610-929-0589. Face coverings required.
Kutztown Grange Thanksgiving Potato Filling and Bacon Dressing sale, Kutztown Grange Hall, James Alley and Kemp Street, Kutztown. Orders due by Nov. 17. No late orders accepted. Pick up is Nov. 23, 3-6 p.m. Prices: $4 for pint and $6 for quart of bacon dressing and $4 for 1 1/2 pounds and $6 for 2 1/2 pounds of potato filling.
The Fleetwood Area Historical Society, 7 p.m., Fleetwood Community Center, 110 W Arch St., Fleetwood. Margaret Harner of the Boyertown Historical Society will speak about the Boyertown Opera House Fire. All welcome, free admission.
Annual Bazaar, bake sale, basket raffle and flea market, 9 a.m.–1 p .m., Calvary United Church of Christ, 1231 Route 100, Barto.
Governor Mifflin Music Association Annual Holiday Craft Show, 9 a.m.-3 p.m., Gov. Mifflin Middle School, Lancaster Avenue, Shillington.
Leesport Area History Society History Program at Bethany EC Church, 7 p.m., 308 Main Street, Leesport. Paul Miller will share the history of South Mountain in his “Memories of a Bygone Era.” Parking lot and entrance is in the rear of the church.
50th Der Belsnickel Craft Show, New Hanover United Methodist Church Campus, 3065 Charlotte St., New Hanover Township, Montgomery County. Boyertown Area Historical Society will hold this juried craft show of top quality handmade crafts Nov. 26, 11 a.m.-6 p.m., and Nov. 27, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Admission: $5; age 12 and under, free. Masks required.
Poinsettia Sale sponsored by Friends of Mifflin Community Library. 6-inch pot with 5-7 blooms. Red, white and red and white. Cost: $8 each. Order at the library by Nov. 27. Pickup at the library is Dec. 3 from 10 a.m.- noon. Details: 610-777-3911.
Ham & cheese, or turkey & cheese sandwich sale, Pioneer Grange, 46 E. Keller St., Topton. Deadline to order is Nov. 28. Cost: $3.50. Pickup Dec. 6 from 3-5 p.m. at the grange hall. Orders: Tammy at 610-463-7213.
Christmas Bazaar, 3:30-8:30 p.m., St. Paul’s Lutheran Church, 548 Old Swede Road (Rt. 662) Amity Township. Dec. 4: 9-11 a.m. Cookies, candy, pies, apple dumplings, chow-chow, fresh greens, crafts, soup, lunch items, eat-in or take out, Santa’s workshop.
Christmas at Joanna, Historic Joanna Furnace Iron Works, 5-9 p.m., Furnace Road, near Morgantown. Dec. 4 and 5, 4 -9 p.m. A three-night 19th century Victorian Christmas family destination. Admission: $10, adults, children 12 & under, free. Three miles north of Morgantown off Route 10. Look for signs and enter by turning on Furnace Road. Parking is available on site and along Furnace Road. A safely lighted, easily accessible parking area is along Furnace Road. For the safety of visitors, all are encouraged to avoid parking along Route 10.
Boyertown Area Historical Society’s Holiday Tour, 4-9 p.m., 43 S. Chestnut St., Boyertown. Tour starts at Boyertown Area Historical Society. Tickets are $15. Advanced tickets at The Peppermint Candy Store, Frecon Farms or online at BoyertownHistory.org. Tickets can be purchases the day of the event at the Boyertown Area Historical Society (cash only).
St. Paul’s United Church of Christ Women’s Guild Christmas Bazaar, 9 a.m.-1 p.m., 47 S. Whiteoak St., Kutztown. Christmas mice, take-out food, Christmas decorations and crafts, white elephants. Masks required.
Christmas Cookie Sale and Gift Basket Raffle, 9 a.m.-1 p.m., St. John’s Lutheran Church, Church and Pine streets, Hamburg.
The Daniel Boone Optimist Club Annual Holiday Craft Show, 9 a.m.-4 p.m., Coventry Mall, 351 W. Schuylkill Road, North Coventry Township, Chester County. Handcrafted items made by local crafters, food, refreshments and popular raffle featuring items from attending crafters.
Free Community Giveaway, noon-1 p.m., Calvary United Church of Christ, 1231 Route 100, Barto. Coats, books, lunch to go and more.
Spring Valley Boutique, noon-2 p.m., Spring Valley Church of God, 2727 Old Pricetown Road, Temple. Park in the upper parking lot, boutique is set up in the gym. Most items at the boutique are free. Featured items vary by month (depending on donations) but frequently include: clothing for women, men and children, shoes, handbags, jewelry, etc. Anyone looking to donate used items to this ministry can do so during boutique hours.
The Daniel Boone Optimist Club Annual Community Tree Lighting, 5-7 p.m., Amity Community Park (near the Daniel Boone Middle School parking lot). Rain/snow date Dec. 12. Santa, lights, hot chocolate, music and caroling.
Dec. 18 at 1 and 6 p.m., and Dec.19 at 2 p.m.: The “Nutcracker” is back and in-person following last year’s virtual performance. The Scottish Rite Cathedral, 430 S. Seventh Ave., West Reading
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