Friday, December 21, 2012
The event is scheduled for Friday at 7 p.m.
The borough will honor the victims of the Sandy Hook tragedy with a candlelight vigil in Reeves Park on Friday night, The Mercury is reporting. The vigil will include a roll call of the victim’s names, as well as poetry readings, commentary from local religious leaders, and music. Additional information on the event can be obtained from organizer Bob Domoroski at 484-687-3000.
Thursday, October 11, 2012
"Wallace and Gromit" will run on an inflatable screen on October 12 at 7 p.m.
Thursday, October 11, 2012
The Phoenixville Jaycees will be hosting a free showing of “Wallace and Gromit and the Curse of the Were-Rabbit” in Reeves Park on Friday, October 12, with the movie starting at 7 p.m. Attendants are encouraged to bring their own blankets and seats, if desired, and can feel free to bring their own refreshments. The Jaycees will also be selling some refreshments during the movie. “A lot of other towns do something similar and we thought it would be nice to put on a free event for the community at Reeves Park to let people know that we do more than just the Dogwood Festival,” said Jill Dilworth, the chairperson of the event. “We also think it’s a nice way to say thank you to Phoenixville and celebrate the season.” “Wallace and Gromit and the…
Thursday, September 13, 2012
Joe Bateman, 17, will refurbish the Griffen Gun display case this fall.
One community service project away from earning the rank of Eagle Scout, the loftiest a boy scout can attain, Phoenixville Area High School senior Joe Batemen will refurbish the Griffen Gun display case in Reeves Park. Bateman, a proud member of Valley Forge’s Troop 73, pitched the project to the Phoenixville Borough Council at the body’s September 11 meeting. Starting in October, the 17-year-old will replace the existing cedar roof with asphalt shingles, repaint the border, and plant a garden around the display case. He will also clean the case’s interior, as well as the cannon itself, and spruce up the pair of Griffen Guns that sit on either side of the gateway. “I have to say this is a well put together report. I would definitely …
The anti-bullying event will be held on September 22 from noon to 4 p.m.
Editor's note: the following release was provided by the Peace Advocacy Network. Peace Advocacy Network (PAN) has announced that this year’s Peace Fest will be on Saturday, September 22 from 12 p.m. to 4 p.m. at Reeves Park in Phoenixville, PA. This year's theme is anti-bullying. The event is a free, family-friendly and will feature exhibitors, free food, entertainment, and more. This event is open to the public. Peace Fest 2012 will feature its own version of Cupcake Wars with all vegan cupcakes. Select professional bakers have been invited to compete in this competition. So far, Dia Doce, Eliza's Bakery, Sweets by Samantha, Sweet Freedom, and Virago Bakery have agreed to participate by donating mini cupcakes to the event. A limited …
Monday, August 13, 2012
The Million Childhood Cancer Awareness March (MCCAM) is hosting a 5K run and one mile walk next month to fight pediatric cancer.