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EVENTS CALENDAR
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7/29-12/31: George Sotter- Light and Shadow

Tuesday-Friday 10 AM-4:30 PM Saturday 10 AM-5 PM & Sunday 12 PM-5 PM - James A. Michener Art Museum, 138 South Pine Street, Doylestown- George Sotter (1879-1953), an artist strongly identified with Bucks County, Pennsylvania, is best known for his magical winter nocturnes, scenes made even more enchanting by the blanket of snow that is a recurring motif in his work. Equally evocative Website More Info

9/16-12/31: Exhibition- Centuries of Childhood- An American Story

M-Sat: 10 am -5 pm; Sun.: Noon -5 pm - Mercer Museum, Pine Street & Scout Way, Doylestown- Children will connect the stories of American history to their own experiences by learning about the lives of five historical children in American history. Young visitors will be able to explore an Iroquoise longhouse, construct a log cabin, p Website More Info

11/18-12/31: Exhibition- Under the Tree- A Century of Holiday Trees and Toys

M-Sat: 10 am -5 pm; Sun.: Noon -5 pm - Mercer Museum, Pine Street & Scout Way, Doylestown- This annual Mercer Museum tradition captures the excitement of Christmas from a child's point of view. See trees decorated to the taste of earlier eras and discover an array of toys and games that once delighted children on Christmas morning's Website More Info

11/29-12/31: Wildlife and Nature Art Show

10am-5pm - Peace Valley Nature Center, 170 N. Chapman Rd, Doylestown- Art Show at Peace Valley Nature Center
Peace Valley Nature Center will be featuring the following photographers who will be presenting their work for show and for sale during the month of December: Fran Brown, Harris Brown, Lynne Falterbauer, Kev Website More Info

12/2-12/31: Winter Exhibition - Annual Holiday Open House

Wed, Thur, Sat: 11 - 6; Fri: 11 - 7 Sun: 12 - 5 - Patricia Hutton Galaries, 47 West State Street, Doylestown- A group exhibition of seasonal landscape and still life in oil, pastel, and watercolor by all our award winning artists. Join us during this festive time of year for our annual open house. Meet the artists while being surrounded by the magic Website More Info

12/2-12/31: Bucks County Artists Holiday Show

- Chapman Gallery, 46 East State Street, Doylestown- Bucks County Artists Holiday Show
featuring new paintings from our Gallery Artists
Meet the Artists Saturday December 2nd from 6 to 9 pm
Show hangs from December 2nd to 31st Website More Info

12/2-12/31: Winter Wonderland- Holiday Decoration Tours of Fonthill Castle

M-Sat: 10 am -5 pm; Sun.: Noon -5 pm - Fonthill Castle, East Court Street & Route 313, Doylestown- Visit Fonthill for a regular tour and see the castle elegantly decorated for the holiday season with themed trees and Victorian decorations. Reservations required. Website More Info

12/15-12/17: Holiday Performance Presented by Town and Country Players!

8:00 - 10:00 PM & 2:00 - 4:00 PM - James A. Michener Art Museum, 138 South Pine Street, Doylestown- The Town and Country Players of Buckingham are proud to present a holiday show at the Michener Art Museum featuring live performances and songs of the season.

For the Matinee Performances, we invite patrons to arrive at 2:00 PM and tour the mu Website More Info

12/15-12/17: The Town and Country Players Holiday Show

- James A. Michener Art Museum , 138 S. Pine Street, Doylestown- The Town and Country Players in collaboration with the James Michener Art Museum are proud to present a Holiday Show celebrating the holiday season. Website More Info

12/15: Parent's Night Out - Doylestown

5:30-9 PM - Central Bucks Family YMCA, 2500 Lower State Road, Doylestown- Hosted two Friday evenings per month, Parents' Night Out keeps your children engaged in the monthly theme while you indulge in a night out. Program includes dinner, craft, snack and a movie. Parents are welcome to bring children in the pajamas. Regis Website More Info

12/15: Meet And Greet Award Winning Artist Robert Allen

5-8pm - Gathering, Gallery and Boutique, 65A West State Street, Doylestown- We are pleased to announce award winning artist Robert Allen will display his Realistic Impressionism oil paintings at GATHERING, Gallery and Boutique, 65A West State Street, Doylestown. Allen's subjects depict rural landscapes, farm animals, covere Website More Info

12/15: Award Winner Robert Allen Will Be Our Featured Artist

5:00 - 8pm - Gathering Art Gallery and Boutique, 65A W State Street, Doylestown- Come MEET AND GREET award winning artist Robert Allen. Allen's art is described as Modern Impressionism. His vivid colors, painterly details and architectural perspective inform his award winning rural Bucks County landscapes, farm animals, covered b Website More Info

12/15: Barn Nature Center's Holiday Fundraiser

5:00pm-8:00pm - The Barn Nature Center, 1283 Almshouse Rd, Doylestown- Celebrate the season at the Barn Nature Center's Holiday Fundraiser! Family fun activities including photos with Santa and animals, a basket raffle, rock climbing, face painting, live music, vendors, crafts, animal interactions, light refreshments, a Website More Info

12/15: The Revere and The Great Enough at PUCK LIVE

8PM - Puck Live, 1 Printers Alley, Doylestown- For fans of: The Foo Fighters, The Killers, Muse, and Coheed and Cambria

Local rock bands - The Revere with friends The Great Enough
Doors at 8, Music at 9. Website More Info

12/16: Handel's Messiah Sing-Along

2:00 PM and 7:30 PM - Our Lady of Guadalupe Church, 5175 Cold Spring Creamery Road, Doylestown- Join the Bucks County Gilbert & Sullivan Society and members of our community for their fifth annual "Handel's Messiah Sing-Along" on Saturday December 16, with performances at 2:00 PM and at 7:30 PM, at Our Lady of Guadalupe Church, 5175 Cold Spring Website More Info

12/16-12/17: Brunch with the Big Guy

9:00 AM - The Market at DelVal, 2100 Lower State Rd, Doylestown- Feed your holiday excitement with a jovial breakfast with the Big Guy himself! A delicious homemade brunch of ham, French toast, omelet station, bacon, cut fruit, and more. Bring a camera to get a perfect picture with your little one. It's a great wa Website More Info

12/16-12/17: Brunch with the Big Guy

9am - The Market at DelVal, 2100 Lower State Rd, Doylestown- Feed your holiday excitement with a jovial breakfast with the Big Guy himself! A delicious homemade brunch of ham, French toast, omelet station, bacon, cut fruit, and more. Bring a camera to get a perfect picture with your little one. It's a great wa Website More Info

12/16: Centuries of Childhood- An American Story

M-Sat: 10 am -5 pm; Sun.: Noon -5 pm - Mercer Museum, 84 South Pine Street, Doylestown- Children connect American history to their own experiences by learning about the lives of five children from the past and their families. The exhibit's "play and learn" environments let children paddle a canoe, ride on a horse and carriage, hop on a Website More Info

12/16: Under the Tree- A Century of Holiday Trees and Toys

M-Sat: 10 am -5 pm; Sun.: Noon -5 pm - Mercer Museum, 84 South Pine Street, Doylestown- The Mercer Museum's annual holiday exhibit features trees decorated to the tastes of earlier eras, together with displays of some of the toys and games that once delighted children on Christmas mornings. Website More Info

12/16: Winter Wonderland Tours of Fonthill Castle

Call 215-348-9461 for tour times - Fonthill Museum, East Court Street & Route 313, Doylestown- Visit Fonthill for a regular tour and experience Henry Mercer's castle decked out for the holidays with themed trees and Victorian decorations. Reservations required. Website More Info

12/16: Fonthill Holiday Lights Meander

6:30 pm - 9:30 pm - Fonthill Museum, East Court Street & Route 313, Doylestown- Meander Fonthill's candlelit tour route to enjoy the themed trees and Victorian decorations. Holiday refreshments complete the festive evening. Website More Info

12/16: Elf at the County Theater

10:00 AM - The County Theater, 20 East State Street, Doylestown- One Saturday a month all year long we'll be screening new and classic films that the whole family can enjoy! Come early at 10am for fun kids activities before the start of the show at 10:30am. Tickets are only $5, $3 for kids 15 and under, and admiss Website More Info

12/16: Origami Workshop, Ages 6-12

10 AM-12 PM - Central Bucks Family YMCA, 2500 Lower State Road, Doylestown- Learn the ancient art of paper folding for fun, decoration, or a homemade gift! Students learn basic techniques and follow step by step to create several beautiful finished pieces. Meeting in the Clubhouse. Member $10 | Non-Member $15 Website More Info

12/16: Fonthill Castle's Holiday Lights Meander

6:30-9:30 pm - Fonthill Castle, East Court Street & Route 313, Doylestown- Meander Fonthill Castle's candlelit tour route to see the festively decorated rooms. Enjoy holiday-themed refreshments. Registration required. Website More Info

12/17: A Service of Lessons and Carols

4 pm - Doylestown Presbyterian Church, 127 East Court Street, Doylestown- A Service of Lessons and Carols. This is a highlight of the season for our community and congregation. On this night we celebrate the wonder of the season through scripture readings, Christmas carols, and awe-inspiring music presented by a 100-voice Website More Info

12/19: Tuesday Night Blues and funk jam at Puck

8-11 pm - Puck, 1 Printers Alley, Doylestown- Blues & funk jam open to musicians who want to sit-in. Hosted by The SlideWinder Blues Band. Website More Info

12/19: Historic Holiday Tour of the Union League

10:30 a.m. - Meet at CBCC, 252 W. Swamp Rd., Doylestown- Sponsored by My Benefit Advisor, this tour of the Union League of Philadelphia is a celebration of our nation's history and will get you in the holiday spirit. Lunch is at the 1862 Restaurant and there is a behind-the-scenes tour of Lincoln memorabil Website More Info

12/20: All The Presidents' Gardens

7:00pm -8:30pm - Delaware Valley University Life Sciences Auditorium, 700 East Butler Avenue, Doylestown- An entertaining romp through our nation's garden history as seen through the changing grounds at the White House, starring the presidents, first ladies, and their gardeners.

Marta McDowell teaches landscape history and horticulture at the New Website More Info

12/20: Salem Advent Concert

12 noon - Salem United Church of Christ, 186 East Court Street, Doylestown- Free Noon time Advent Concert by the Lenape Middle School Choir, followed by a complimentary soup luncheon.
All are welcome! Website More Info

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