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5/12-9/3: Racing- A Need for Speed

Mon-Sat., 10 am -5 pm, Sun., Noon -5 pm - Mercer Museum, 84 S. Pine Street, Doylestown- The Mercer Museum presents an exhibition about America's love affair with racing. From the footraces of the native Lenape, to the fairs and the horse tracks of the 1800s, to the auto speedways and bicycle velodromes of the 20th century. Then, test yo Website More Info

5/26-8/26: View Finders- Four Photographic Voices

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- View Finders: Four Photographic Voices illuminates the work of four contemporary photographers with local roots-Paula Chamlee, Catherine Jansen, Brian Peterson, and Michael Smith-who represent four distinct approaches to the medium. This exhibition w Website More Info

6/2-10/21: American Moderns- The Legacy of Gerry and Marguerite Lenfest

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- At the turn of the century, artists began to rebel against traditional modes of expression and exhibition. Although it is frequently associated with Impressionism, the Delaware Valley region launched some of the most important developments that trans Website More Info

6/23-8/26: "Summer Vacation" - Artists' Travels - a group exhibition

Wednesday - Saturday 11 - 6; Sunday 12 - 5 - Patricia Hutton Galleries, 47 West State St., Doylestown- "Summer Vacation" - a gallery wide group show featuring landscape and marine work from our artists' travels - from the romantic New England shores to the pastoral beauty of Bucks County. Among the featured artists are E. Principato, Sam Vokey, Bradle Website More Info

7/14-11/11: Impressions on Paper- Henry Snell

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- Henry Bayley Snell (1858-1943) was born and raised in Richmond, England but emigrated to the United States at the age of seventeen to study at the Art Students League in New York. Snell was an eminent landscape painter who specialized in marine paint Website More Info

7/19-7/31: Art Show

10am-5pm (Closed Mondays) - Peace Valley Nature Center, 170 N. Chapman Rd, Doylestown- ART SHOW
at Peace Valley Nature Center
Stop by the Peace Valley Nature Center, 10 am - 5 pm Tuesdays through Sundays and enjoy the original art work of Theadora Ciavola-Carboni. This beautiful collection of flowers, butterflies and wild birds Website More Info

7/20-7/31: Meet our Featured Group Artists

6pm - 8pm - Gathering Art Gallery and Boutique, 65A West State Street, Doylestown- Come Meet Our Group Artists
Our Open reception will be Friday July 20th- 6-8pm. See their art using mediums such as: watercolor, pastels, acrylic and oils.





















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7/23-9/26: Transformation Photography Exhibit

- Pennsylvania Center for Photography, 181 E. Court St., Doylestown- The very successful TRANSFORMATIONS Exhibition is returning for its third year to the Pennsylvania Center for Photography in Doylestown, Pa. and the Call for Photography is open! This year we are adding something different, so read on!

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7/31: Gallery Talk with Liz K. Sheehan, Guest Curator

1:00 - 2:00 PM - James A. Michener Art Museum, 138 South Pine Street, Doylestown- Please join Liz K. Sheehan, Guest Curator, at the Michener Art Museum for a gallery talk highlighting our new program: View Finders: Four Photographic Voices. Website More Info

7/31: Cool Foods- Summer Salads

7 pm - Conquering Cuisine, 378 North Main Street, Doylestown- Summer begs for dishes that use the bountiful ingredients that are in season. We'll make four healthy recipes that use bold flavors and are hearty enough to serve as a main course. From salads using a combination of greens, grains, meats and cheeses Website More Info

8/1-8/5: Defending the Caveman

Wed 7:30pm, Thur 2:00pm, Fri 8:00pm, Sat 2:00pm & 8:00pm, Sun 2:00pm - Defending the Caveman presented by Bucks County Center for the Performing Arts held at Del-Val Univ., Life Sciences Bldg. 700 East Butler Ave. Entrance on New Britain Rd., Doylestown- A hilariously insightful play about the ways men and women relate, Caveman has both sexes roaring with laughter and recognition. Website More Info

8/1-8/5: Defending the Caveman

Wed 7:30pm, Thur 2:00pm, Fri 8:00pm, Sat 2:00pm & 8:00pm, Sun 2:00pm - held at Delaware Valley University-Life Sciences Building, 700 East Butler Ave., Doylestown- A hilariously insightful play about the ways men and women relate, Caveman has both sexes roaring with laughter and recognition.

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8/1: Thompson Performing Arts Series presents Jive, Jump & Wail

7:00 PM - Covenant Bank Amphitheater Central Park, 425 Wells Rd., Doylestown- Jive Jump & Wail is a 9-piece high voltage group bringing the best of House Rockin' music! A versatile band that plays a unique combination of swing, retro-swing, jump blues, New Orleans Mardi Gras sounds, classic R & B, roots R & R, funk and much mo Website More Info

8/1: New Member Orientation - Free

8:30 to 9:30 a.m. - Chamber Headquarters - Bailiwick Office Campus, Suite 23, 252 W. Swamp Rd., Doylestown- Sponsored by Monument Bank - Learn how to make the most of your investment in the Central Bucks Chamber of Commerce. Meet the Chamber team and other new members. Learn about programs and services and how to get involved.
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8/1: Fire and Froth- The Wood Burning Grill - Beef

6:30 pm - Conquering Cuisine, 378 North Main Street, Doylestown- Mastering the flame while enjoying cold beers. Cooking meat over a live flame is may be a primitive style of cooking, but it still can't be beat. The combination of a smoky, caramelized crust and a tender interior is what cooking on the grill is all Website More Info

8/2: Chamber Day at the NASA Goddard Space Flight Center

8:00 a.m. to 8:30 p.m. - Chamber Headquarters - Bailiwick Office Campus, Suite 23, 252 W. Swamp Rd., Doylestown- The Chamber will spend the afternoon at the NASA Goddard Space Flight Center located in Greenbelt, Maryland. Joining the Chamber on the tour is Derrick Pitts, the Chief Astronomer and Director of the Fels Planetarium at The Franklin Institute. He's Website More Info

8/3: Active Older Adult Games Club

10 am - Alumni House 103, 700 E. Butler Ave., Doylestown- Join in! Our summer games club for active older adults is on the move for summer!

YMCA Games Club Fridays 10:00-2:00
Alumni House (ALHS) 103 *same room as last summer
Delaware Valley University
Fridays beginning on June 22 and ending Website More Info

8/3: Live Music with The Love Handles

8pm - Chambers19, 19 N Main st, Doylestown- Join us every first Friday! Live music from The Love Handles, one of Doylestown's favorite bands. Bring your friends and sing along to all of your favorite songs. Website More Info

8/4: Lahaska- Marie Lamba and Lee Harper

1:00pm - The Doylestown Bookshop, 16 S Main St., Doylestown- Join us at the Lahaska Bookshop for a book signing with Marie Lamba and Lee Harper on Saturday, August 4th at 1:00pm. Website More Info

8/4: Doylestown- Bernard Schaffer - The Thief of all Light

1:00pm - The Doylestown Bookshop, 16 S Main St., Doylestown- The Doylestown Bookshop will be hosting Philadelphia author Bernard Schaffer for the book launch of his book The Thief of all Light Saturday, August 4th at 1:00 pm.

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8/4: First Saturday Chess

11:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. - Doylestown Historical Society Park ( inclement weather, held in Barn Meeting Rm. in back of park), 56 South Main St., Doylestown- First Saturday Chess is open to players of all ages and abilities.
Director John Connelly will coach novice players. There is no charge for this event.
Chess sets are available on site, but you are welcome to bring your own lucky set !
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8/4: X RATED DOUBLE HEADLINER SHOW AT THE COMEDY CABARET atop POCO'S

8:30 PM - Comedy Cabaret Comedy Club at Poco's, 625 N. Main St, Doylestown- DOUBLE HEADLINER COMEDY SHOW! Be ready for an x-rated joke or 2 on this one. Admission is $22.50 Just pay at the door. General admission (includes taxes and fees). Doors open at 7:45 pm for the 8:30pm Comedy Show. #1...She is one of the top Comedy Cl Website More Info

8/5: Doylestown- River Heron Review Launch

2:00 - 4:00pm - The Doylestown Bookshop, 16 S Main St., Doylestown- Join us on Sunday, August 5th as we celebrate the launch of the River Heron Review's debut issue!

The River Heron Review will celebrate the launch of its debut poetry issue with light refreshments and readings from poets featured in the issue. Website More Info

8/5: Kids Triathlon

- Central Buck Family YMCA - Doylestown, 2500 Lower State Road, Doylestown- For our 10th consecutive year, the Y Kids Triathlon continues to attract hundreds of area participants to the kid-friendly course. Youth compete according to age with groups to include age 3-5 (Wee-bees), 6-7, 8-9, 10-11 and 12-14. The race is not ra Website More Info

8/5: 9th Annual 4UDREW Benefit Car Show & Festival

10:00 AM - 3:00 PM - Doylestown Central Park, 425 Wells Road, Doylestown- The 4UDREW Foundation is holding its 9th Annual Benefit Car Show and Festival to support soup kitchens/pantries and scholarship fund. Enjoy a Sunday afternoon with family and friends at Doylestown Central Park viewing a variety of unique cars, bikes Website More Info

8/6: Great Wines for Less

7pm - Conquering Cuisine, 378 North Main Street, Doylestown- You paid how much for that wine? Have you ever been asked that? It's easy to find great wine if you are spending $40 per bottle. The real satisfaction comes when you find a bottle of wine for $15 that drinks the same. This is not an impossible task b Website More Info

8/6: 2018 Kids Summer Cooking Camp (4-day)

9 am - 11 am - Conquering Cuisine, 378 North Main Street, Doylestown- Hands-on Kids Series - Monday, August 6th to Thursday, August 9th, 9am to 11am

Four-part series of hands-on cooking classes for kids aged 10 to 12. The goal of this four-part series of hands-on classes is to teach kids fundamental techniques n Website More Info

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