Discount Movie Tickets -- The Phoenixville Recreation Department is now selling Regal Cinema Super Saver Movie Tickets for $7. These tickets are available year-round and do not have an expiration date. Super saver tickets are valid at Regal, Edward and United Artist Theatres nationwide. Any one interested should contact Dolores Winston at 610-933-7728 or by email Phxctc@yahoo.com. Tickets available at the Civic Center, 123 Main St., Phoenixville.

Blood Pressure Screening, Mondays, 6 to 7 p.m., Bethel Baptist Church, Phoenixville.

Royersford Free Public Library Story Times for November 2 through 30 are Mondays 10:15 AM - children of any age, Mondays 11:15 AM - children age 2 to 3; Tuesdays 10:15 AM - infants to age 24 months, Tuesdays 11:15 AM - children age 2 to 3; and Thursdays at 10:15 AM - children of any age. Library closed Nov. 26. Royersford Free Public Library is located at 200 South Fourth Avenue, Royersford. For a complete schedule of events go to www.mc-npl.org choose the Royersford Branch, or call (610) 948-7277.

The Spring City Library holds Wee Read (ages 0 - 2 years) every Thursday @ 10:00 Alphabet Soup (ages 3 - 5 years) every Tuesday @ 1:00 Story Craft (PreK - 2nd grade) Thursday, December 10 @ 4:00 Saturday Story Time (all ages welcome) Saturday, December 19 @ 10:00 Call the library for more information and registration! Now serving hot coffee and tea 50 cents a cup!

The Phoenixville Area Time Bank will hold their Monthly Orientation sessions at Phoenixville Public Library on the second Saturday of the month at 2:00 PM in the Community Room. Participants will learn the 'how-to' of time banking and steps toward membership in the Phoenixville Area Time Bank. This event is free and open to the public. To reserve a seat, contact Time Bank Coordinator Margo Ketchum at timedollar@verizon.net or 610-608-9281. Phoenixville Public Library is located at 183 Second Ave., Phoenixville, PA.

Do you enjoy spinning, the ancient art of turning fiber into yarn? If so, join the Phoenixville Spinners for a spinning session on the fourth Tuesday of each month from 6:30 to 8:30 PM at Phoenixville Public Library. The public is invited to attend. For more information, contact Jean Munson at jeanmunson@verizon.net or Winnie Spoonts at 610-933-1375. Phoenixville Public Library is located at 183 Second Avenue, Phoenixville, PA.

Discover some of the best online resources for job hunting in free monthly workshops at the Phoenixville Public Library. through websites useful for self-assessment, job profiles, company research, local job openings, and resume and interview preparation. The one-hour workshops are held on the first Monday of the month at 7:00 PM and the first Thursday of the month at 1:30 PM. Reservations are required. For more information or to reserve a seat, stop by the Reference Desk at the Library, call 610-933-3013, Ext. 32, or e-mail mpinto@ccls.org. Phoenixville Public Library is located at 183 Second Avenue in Phoenixville,

The Phoenixville Hospital's Support Group for the Visually Impaired meets the 4th Thursday of every month at the Phoenixville Hospital Annex from 10:30 a.m. until noon. For information or to register, call Gail at Montgomery County Association for the Blind at 215-896-5989.

Want to learn how to use a computer? Need help using the Internet or a particular software program? Phoenixville Public Library offers free one-hour, one-on-one computer tutoring sessions. Reservations are required. For the current tutoring schedule or to make a reservation, call 610-933-3013, Ext. 32. Phoenixville Public Library is located at 183 Second Ave, Phoenixville, PA.

Forge Theatre in Phoenixville will hold open auditions for 84 Charing Cross Road , a light drama by Helene Hanff. The play will be directed by Marnie Herzfeld. Auditions will be held at 2pm on December 5th , and 7:30 pm on December 8th , at the theatre, 241 First Ave. in Phoenixville (please do not park on First Avenue). Auditions will be readings from the script. All roles are open. Forge is seeking one female age 40-60; one male age 40-60; two females age 25-35; two males age 20-60. Rehearsals begin in January: Tuesday and Thursday and Sunday evening rehearsals. Performances 4/16 - 5/1. For more information, send an email to Marnie Herzfeld at herzfeldm@comcast.net, or visit the Forge website at: http://forgetheatre.org/.

The Ursinus College Choir will present its annual performance of Handel's "Messiah" at 7:30 p.m. on Saturday, December 5, in Bomberger Auditorium on the Collegeville campus. Professor John French, holder of the Heefner Chair of Music, will conduct, and featured soloists will include Leslie Johnson, soprano; Robert O'Neill, countertenor; Kenneth Garner, tenor; and Reginald Pindell, bass. Admission is $15. For tickets, please contact Cathy Bogusky at (610) 409-3000, ext. 3583.

Adults & Children Ages 10 & Up. Meet at Green Lane Park Tennis Courts, December 5, 1:00 PM. Enjoy the late-moving ducks and geese before the winter ice forms. Info: 215-234-8497. FREE.

The Embassy Suites in Valley Forge will be hosting a sweet afternoon on Sunday, December 6 from 2:00 to 4:00 p.m. The cost is $15 for one adult and one child. Additional children or adults are $5 each. The afternoon will include holiday cookie decorating, hot chocolate, entertainment by Sally's Music Circle, raffle prizes, a visit from Santa and much more, all to benefit Mommy's Light Lives On FundR. The fund is an Exton-based nonprofit whose mission is to bring joy and comfort to children and teens whose mothers are terminally ill or have died by helping them keep alive traditions and simple pleasures they shared with their mothers. For more information about the event, call 610-407-7106 or email liz.iozzi@hilton.com. For information about Mommy's Light, visit www.mommyslight.org.

Children Ages 3 and Up. December 6, 3:00 PM at Green Lane Park, Snyder Road Pavilion. We'll sit by a fire and have cocoa and learn about reindeer, hear a story, make a craft and take a walk to look for reindeer food. Pre-registration: 215-234-8497. $2.00 registration fee/child.

The next meeting of the Phoenix Book Club will be Monday, December 7 at 7:00 PM at Phoenixville Public Library. The book discussed will be "The Book Thief" by Markus Zusak. A copy of the book may be reserved at the Library or online at www.ccls.org. The public is invited to attend. For further information, call Mary Walker at 610-933-5416. Phoenixville Public Library is located at 183 Second Avenue, Phoenixville

Tuesday, December 8, 7:30, benefit concert by Trombone Choir of West Chester University, Grove United Methodist Church, 490 W. Boot Road, West Chester.

Proceeds benefit COMPEER, a nonprofit organization that fosters mental health recovery of adults in Chester County by matching them in one-to-one friendships with caring, trained adult volunteers. Tickets are available for a $10 donation and may be reserved in advance or purchased at the door. For more information, contact Lee at 610-518-5009, or see www.CompeerChesco.org

An introduction to the world of corporate support for nonprofit organizations will be presented in a webinar to be shown at Phoenixville Public Library on Wednesday, December 9 from 2:00 to 3:00 PM. Presented by The Foundation Center, this live, interactive webinar will also address the effective utilization of the Center's resources on corporate giving. This event is free and open to the public. Reservations are required. For more information or to reserve a seat, call 610-933-3013, Ext. 32, or e-mail mpinto@ccls.org. Phoenixville Public Library is located at 183 Second Avenue in Phoenixville.

Ages 3-6, December 9, 1:00 PM, Norristown Farm Park Milk House, 2500 Upper Farm Road, Norristown. Learn the winter habits of our local animals. We'll walk to look for their winter homes. Hear a story and make a craft. Fee: $4.00/child. Pre-registration required: 215-234-8497.

Valley Forge Patriots (TEA) is announcing the December meeting. We will be putting together Christmas Presents for our Troops, addressing Christmas Cards to the ACLU. There will be a talk "Fort Hood: Replacing Political Correctness with Political Courage." by James Brody, Ph.D. (Please bring two stamps for the cards!) Please bring family friendly DVD's for our soldiers and their families to enjoy as well as AT & T Phone Cards. ( AT & T Phone Cards work best in Iraq and Afghanistan.) These gifts will be packed up and shipped overseas as soon as possible. Thank you! Friday December 11th, 6-8PM at Pickering Creek Inn, 37 East Bridge St, Phoenixville, 610-933-9962. Learn more at http://www.meetup.com/VFP-TeaParty09/calendar/11587598/

December 12 - Holiday Happening, 9 am - 3 pm at Spring City Elementary School, 190 S. Wall St., Spring City. Crafters and Vendors, Breakfast and stories with Santa and Children's Holiday Shop, Basket Raffle, Spring City Public Library Book Sale. Space available for vendors. For more info contact 267-304-0960. Sponsored by Spring City Home and School Association.

Holiday Book Sale at the Spring City Library will be held on Saturday, December 12 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the Spring City Elementary School. Prices 25 cents to $2.00. come out and support your library!

Community Music School will host a Holiday Concert on Saturday, December 12, 2009 at 4:00 PM in Ingrid Larsen Evans Hall at CMS. The Holiday Concert features the CMS Chamber Chorus, a new ensemble comprised of teens and adults directed by Emilily Kosasih and accompanied by Silvia Atmadja and the Adult Jazz Ensemble under the direction of Don Reese. The program will feature a mix of traditional carols, sacred and popular holiday music. Light refreshments will be served after the concert to give the performers and audience members a chance to share in the holiday spirit together! Admission is free and all ages are welcome to attend. For more information please contact the school at (610) 489-3676 or email info@cmsmusic.org

State Representative Paul J. Drucker is hosting a "Safe Surf" Internet safety seminar for parents on Monday, December 14th from 7 P.M. to 8:30 P.M. at the Franklin Commons Conference Room Suite 209. Franklin Commons is located at 400 Franklin Avenue in Phoenixville.

Phoenixville Public Library presents a holiday concert by the Owen J. Roberts High School Concert Choir and 7-Ups Show Choir on Monday, December 14 at 7:00 PM. The choirs are directed by Sheila McIntyre. The concert is free and open to the public. For more information, call 610-933-3013, Ext. 32. Phoenixville Public Library is located at 183 Second Avenue, Phoenixville, PA.

Join Spring City Library for a special performance by Giggle Magic Tuesday, December 29 @ 11:00 Fun for all ages!

Ring in 2010 at the New Year's Eve Party to be held December 31 at the Blessed Teresa of Calcutta Parish Education Center, Swamp Pike and Neiffer Road, Limerick Township. All are welcome. Doors open at 8 pm and dinner will be served at 9 pm. Tickets are $30 per person and include: appetizers, dinner, and dessert, with delicious entrees like Eye Roast of Beef and Chicken a la Maria; beer, set-ups, champagne toast, soft drinks (bring your own wine if you like); after-midnight danish/pastries and coffee/tea; noisemakers, hats; dancing to the sounds of DJ G. Winston! Tickets must be purchased in advance. A full dinner menu is listed at www.blteresacalcutta.com. For tickets, contact Barbara Conaway at 610-495-0590 or barbandbill280@comcast.net.

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