What's happening in and around Phoenixville, PA.

Wednesday, April 12, 2017

Camphill Café Earth Day Dinner & CSA Memberships Available

Camphill Village Kimberton Hills’ Camphill Café announces an Earth-to-Table dinner, in celebration of Earth Day. The dinner will feature meat and vegetables grown and raised in the community.

On Saturday, April 22nd at 6 pm, the Camphill Café is offering an Earth-to-Table dinner and concert featuring local musicians Hsiao Ming Chen on cello, and Wei Wen on guitar in honor of Earth Day. Tickets are $55 per person which includes a four course meal.

The Camphill Café, in the heart of Camphill Village Kimberton Hills, serves seasonal foods grown both biodynamically and organically in Camphill Kimberton’s Sankanac CSA gardens. The café is open Wednesdays – Saturdays, 10 a.m. – 2 p.m. and features outdoor seating

“The Café is very unique compared to other restaurants and features collaborative work by village residents with developmental disabilities and volunteers,” says Hilla Haut, café manager. “We are surrounded by the beauty of the land around us and our eco-friendly designed building.”

Tickets are available at http://bit.ly/2oEJffb
Please register early, as space is limited.

The Earth-to-Table Dinner will feature Biodynamic and Organic vegetables and meat grown and raised at the Sankanac CSA garden, a 300 + member CSA that is a part of the Kimberton Hills community, which runs from May until November. CSA shares are still available for the upcoming season!

Information about joining the Sankanac CSA, SankanacCSA@gmail.com or 610-495-7295

Camphill Kimberton and the Camphill Café are located at 1601 Pughtown Road, Phoenixville, PA 19460.

Monday, April 10, 2017

Healthy Kids Running Series - Phoenixville Area Returns

The Healthy Kids Running Series - Phoenixville Area is set to return this Spring with races Sunday, April 23rd. From their email:

It’s about time to start lacing up for the Phoenixville Area’s Healthy Kids Running Series at Charlestown Park! A warm welcome to the new families joining us this season. We are already over 100 runners with only two weeks before the first race! We’ve enjoyed a lot of support from returning families and look forward to continuing to make improvements as we grow.

REGISTRATION IS NOW OPEN
Spring 2017 dates include Sundays April 23rd and 30th and May 7th, 14th, 21st at 5 pm. If you haven’t signed up yet please do so we can plan accordingly. Click on the following link to register: http://www.healthykidsrunningseries.org/race_locations/phoenixville-area-pa/. Please note that the registration page has been corrected to show the final race date of the 5-week series to be May 21st

RACE BAG PICK UP
To help along with some of the race day logistics, we encourage you to stop by for race bag pick up available Thursday, April 20th 5-7 pm at All Kinds of Fast located at 214 Bridge Street, Phoenixville, PA 19460

“LIKE” OUR FACEBOOK PAGE FOR UPDATES

Like our page so you can get updates at the following link: https://www.facebook.com/HKRSPhoenixvilleArea. Also share this page with your friends, family, and neighbors – spread the good word!

VOLUNTEER
We are also looking for volunteers so if you are interested or know of anyone please pass them our way. We need assistance with the registration table, group leaders to assist with warmup/stretching, results keeper, course marshals, starter, bib-tearer, finishing shoot, and photographer. FREE T-Shirts for all volunteers! Please sign up at http://www.signupgenius.com/go/60b0a49a5ae2ea46-phoenixville2. You are also welcome to join the volunteers meeting on Tuesday, April 18th at 5:30 pm at Pavilion #4 at Charlestown Park.