Wilkes University Students Join the Marching Colonels

Wilkes University Students Join the Marching Colonels WILKES-BARRE – Nineteen Wilkes University students joined the Marching Colonels for the 2018-2019 academic year. The band is the first collegiate marching band in northeast Pennsylvania. Trevor Fegley of Hamburg plays the saxophone. Lauren Johnson of Douglassville plays the in the color guard.

Bob Wood Resumes History Talks at Studio B Art Gallery

Bob Wood Resumes History Talks at Studio B Art Gallery Boyertown – Bob Wood, historian, writer, teacher, artist, potter, and popular presenter invites history buffs to his Sunday afternoon history talks at Studio B Fine Art Gallery, 39A East Philadelphia Avenue in Boyertown, PA, beginning on September 16, 2018, from 1:00-2:00 p.m. Local history, interspersed with […]

Free concert: Wag that tail to live music from The Pietasters

Free concert: Wag that tail to live music from The Pietasters 41st annual Performance Toyota Walk for the Animals and Walktoberfest From Two-Tone Ska, to Jamaican crooners like Alton Ellis, to Stax, Motown, hardcore, and British Punk, The Pietasters deliver a world-class performance. Their style of Ska, Rock and Soul – sing along songs and dance-through-your-socks rhythms […]

ICYMI: Hardboiled Saturdays end this week

ICYMI: Hardboiled Saturdays end this week Looking for a way to beat the summer doldrums? Stop by the Lancaster Library this weekend for another “Hardboiled Saturday” in the film series hosted by Chris Wagenseller, adjunct professor at Central Penn College. Each Saturday afternoon in August, Wagenseller will trace the evolution of American crime cinema from […]

ICYMI: “Stand Up, Speak Out: 6 Degrees of MLK” Aug. 16 and 17

ICYMI: “Stand Up, Speak Out: 6 Degrees of MLK” New production debuts Aug. 16 & 17 SUMMERDALE – Janet Bixler is excited. As Capital BlueCross Theatre Director, she’s in the process of putting together “Stand Up, Speak Out: 6 Degrees of MLK,” a new multimedia production that examines the continuing impact of Dr. Martin Luther King, […]

Fritz’s Polka Band returns to the largest free festival in the United States

Fritz’s Polka Band returns to the largest free festival in the United States Fritz’s Polka Band of Verona returns to Musikfest in Bethlehem, Pa., Friday, Aug. 10. FPB will perform on the Festplatz Stage from 3:30 to 6:30 p.m. Performing with FPB for this gig will be special guest guitarist, Rocko Dorsey. Musikfest is the largest […]

Studio B, Boyertown thanks Zern’s Farmers’ Market for prize donations

Studio B, Boyertown thanks Zern’s Farmers’ Market for prize donations Studio B Art Gallery, Boyertown, was pleasantly surprised recently to receive a phone call offering $500 toward awards to several artists featured in its current exhibit “All Creatures Great and Small.” The surprise donations were sponsored by Zern’s Farmers’ Market. The award-winning artists were selected […]

Students perform in spring concert

Students perform in spring concert READING – Members of Alvernia University’s Chorus and Concert Band performed a spring concert in Francis Hall Theater, Saturday, May 5. Bonnie Chasse of Wernersville sang soprano while studying General Studies at Alvernia. Natalie Lawton of Reading sang soprano while studying at Alvernia. Lisa MacMillan of Shillington sang soprano while studying […]

Studio B Art Gallery, Boyertown is proud to announce a $1,000 donation

Studio B Art Gallery, Boyertown is proud to announce a $1,000 donation toward the Secret Valley Trail Feasibility Study Studio B Art Gallery is proud to announce a $1,000 donation toward the Secret Valley Trail Feasibility Study toward the development of 6+ miles of the trail in Boyertown Borough, Colebrookdale Township, Douglass Township and possibly Amity Township, […]

Partner galleries announce arrival of seventh set of collectible coasters

Attention Bear Fever Fans: Dancing Tree Creations Artisans Gallery & Studio and Studio B Fine Art Gallery announce arrival of seventh set of collectible coasters Featuring the efforts and art work of Boyertown Area School District’s students, staff, and volunteer parents, the seventh set of Bear Fever coasters is now available at Dancing Tree Creations […]