Tuesday, August 21, 2018

Things with Roots













Every thing and every one has to begin somewhere to grow and heal.

Monday, August 20, 2018

Week of August 20 Events

Aug. 20 Adult Coloring at Ridley Township Library 6 p.m. register to attend.

Aug. 21 Mark Dombroski Day at Rita's Water Ice in Media, Providence Road. Portions go to the Mark Dombroski Foundation.

Aug. 21 National Senior Citizen Day Breakfast 9 a.m. sponsored by State Representative Leanne Krueger-Braneky at Rutledge Borough Hall, 212 Unity Terrace in Rutledge Please RSVP by calling 610.534.6880.

Aug. 22 Street Corner Symphony Pop-Up Music Series 1 and 3 p.m. featuring Victor North. Daytime performances in Franklin Square by local traveling bands and musicians that are part of the Philadelphia Jazz Project sponsored by Culture Trust. The series is sponsored by VISIT PHILADELPHIA.   

Aug. 22 Free Summer Valley Forge Carillon Concerts at the Washington Memorial Chapel in Valley Forge Park, Outdoors 7:30 p.m. featuring Thomas Gurin, Fort Washington, PA.

Aug. 22 Dining Under the Stars in Media

Aug. 22 Atlantic City Air Show. Thunder Over the Boardwalk Lineup begins 11:15. and Parking info

Aug. 23 - Sept. 3 Maryland Sat Fair at Timonium State Fairgrounds marylandstatefair.com 

Aug. 23 Music for a Summer Evening Concert at Trinity Church, 301 N. Chester Road in Swarthmore 7:30 p.m. as a fundraising event for The Choir of the Trinity Church that will be traveling to Haiti to sing with the choir of the Angelican Cathedral. Thursday nights concert is free but donations will be accepted. Performing will be Tracy Sturgis (soprano), Matthew Maisano (baritone), Issac Dae Young (violinist) and James Smith (pianist).

The Sports Legends of Delaware County Museum located at 301 Iven Road in Wayne is seeking vintage wool flannel jerseys for an upcoming December 208 thru March exhibit of early to

Friday, August 17, 2018

Photos from Aretha Franklin and Condoleezza Rice in Concert July 28, 2010

At the Mann Music Center in 2010 - Both women from opposite political beliefs on stage together making beautiful music - Aretha Franklin's words not mine but the Queen of Soul was 100 % correct so we know it is possible. It was a beautiful thing to witness.

R.I.P Aretha Franklin - Queen of Soul

R E S P E C T 

Thursday, August 16, 2018

Aug 17 - 19 Weekend Events

Aug. 18 Catfish Tournament at the West End Boat Club, registration must be completed by Aug. 17 for details and rules call 610.521.4747.  For bait fisherman can visit Art's Animals, 2117 MacDade Blvd. n Holmes.

Aug. 18 Pirate Day at Ft. Mifflin starts at 10 a.m. 

Aug. 18 Museum of the American Revolution will celebrate the fifers and drummers of the American Revolutionary War 11 a.m. - 2 p.m. with a free Fife and Drum party on the Museum's outdoor plaza.
Aug. 18 Wildflower Walk at Tyler Arboretum (Free for members) 1:30 - 3:30 p.m.

Aug. 18 Drink History! at Historic Rittenhouse Town 3 - 7 p.m.

Aug. 18 Festival of India PECO Multicultural Series at Penn's Landing.

Aug. 18 and 19 Delaware Taco Festival at Frawley Stadium in Wilmington, Delaware 

Aug. 18 Summer Sounds in the Square at Franklin Square featuring April Mae and the June Bugs (Country). 6 - 8 p.m.

Aug. 18 Philadelphia's Greatest Women's Athletes Annual Award Dinner at Temple University Mitten Hall 5 - 10 p.m.

Aug. 19 Caribbean Festival PECO Multicultural Series at Penn's Landing.

Aug. 19 Family Sports Day Noon - 4 p.m. at Franklin Square. Hike! Celebrate the Super Bowl Champion Philadelphia Eagles with football - inspired activities. Tickets required for some attractions. 


Aug. 24 The Cannon Ball, Celebrate Chadds Ford Historical Society 50th Anniversary 7 - 11 p.m. The Gables at Chadds Ford.

Wednesday, August 15, 2018

The Monday Morning Quarterback

Yes I realize today is Wednesday and I fully expect a MMQ to notice.

Told You So

Um Hmmm

I Knew It!

I warned you.

I predicted that.

What did I say?

That's what I am talking about.


Listen to me the next time.

I was right! 

It's August people, if you have not taken a summer vacation, it is time to plan, even if it involves grabbing a good rule book.


Aug. 16 Game On 7:30 p.m.

 in Brady town on NBC
Eagles 🏈 Patriots

Who wants a replay??
Get your popcorn now and if 21 and older and not driving you may have a beer. 

Philly Philly.