Spring begins today! To celebrate, from 1 pm to 8 pm, Joe's Water Ice & Ice Cream (310 E Johnson Hwy) is offering FREE water ice to anyone who'll brave the snow to get there. Joe's is run by a family with a long history in Norristown, so if you can't go show your love today, get out there this summer sometime. Support a local small business.
Also tonight from 6-9 pm and on Saturday from 1 to 4 pm, Free Prom Dress
Giveaway directly behind NAHS. Sponsored by First Baptist Church of
Norristown, 445 Burnside Ave. The Giveaway is open to all students: no
student ID required.
Saturday from 11 am-12:30 pm,
outside the main entrance of the Norristown Library (1001 Powell St), "Grow
Food in The Shade" presented by Feed The Burbs. The shade from trees and
houses make it difficult for many types of flowers to blossom, but
after this workshop you’ll know all about how to grow edible plants in
the shade. Only $5. Please register in advance. Info at this link.
from 2 to 4 pm, the Historical Society of Montgomery County (1654
Dekalb) presents Ukranian Egg (pysanky) Decorating Workshop with
Chrystyna Prokopovych, Curator of Ukrainian Heritage Studies Center,
Manor College. Registration is required. $5 admission. To register,
contact Karen Wolfe, 610-272-0297 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
from 5:30-8:30 pm, at the Norristown Public Library (Powell &
Swede), the Norristown Police will hold a public COMPSTAT meeting where
they'll discuss their crime reduction strategy and their effectiveness
in implementing the strategy. For information: Kristi DeLorenzo,
Tuesday morning from
8:30-9:30 am, the Norristown Business Assn will hold its March breakfast
meeting at Stony Creek Office Center, 151 W Marshall, Bldg #2, upstairs
(enter by the side door). You don't have to be a member to attend.
Featured speaker is Altoro Hall, Recruitment Supervisor from the
Montgomery County Commerce Department Human Services Center, who'll talk
about job opportunities in the county. Please RSVP to email@example.com
Tuesday at 7 pm at Municipal Hall, Zoning Board Hearing. No agenda yet.
firstname.lastname@example.org for information.
Also part of FOURTH
FRIDAY, from 8-10 pm, Open Mic at Jus' Java (317 Swede). Also FREE. Plan
to come downtown for dinner at one of our restaurants, Jazz on Cherry
St, then wind down at Jus' Java afterwards.
Happy Spring! Warm weather is coming. Honest.