The Montgomery County Foundation, Inc. (MCFI) is a founding partner and Executive Committee member of Creative MontCo. MCFI invites you and your colleagues to take advantage of free-of-charge workshops focused on the support and capacity-building of the nonprofit community. Our next workshop: HOW PROJECT MANAGEMENT CAN ENHANCE YOUR SUCCESS Wednesday, September 21, 2016 / 9:00…

Among the detailed records kept on the 1777-1778 winter encampment at Valley Forge were details on the arrival of Lady Washington, who made the arduous trip from her home in Virginia to the cold hills of Pennsylvania. Her trek bolstered the spirits of the Continental Army, which, owing to the harsh weather, were definitely sagging….

True West

The holidays are over and the temperatures have dropped sharply. But that’s no reason to hibernate and watch the clock until spring arrives. The theaters of Montgomery County are offering fun, funny and thought-provoking shows that make bundling up and getting out worth the effort. Here are some wonderful theater performances playing in Montgomery County…

Happy Holidays 2015, Ambler, PA

The holiday season is upon us. And Montgomery County’s creative community is celebrating it in a number of different ways. For starters, there are arts and entertainment offerings for every age and taste. Maybe you’re a train enthusiast? Take a ride on the Colebrookdale Railroad. There are several holiday and winter-themed rides to choose from….

Picasso, 3 Musicians

Can you feel it? There’s a new steady beat and a swingin’ rhythm in Montgomery County. In a region with too many suburban jazz deserts, some folks in Norristown decided to make a change for the better. Crying Sam Entertainment is rolling through its fourth season of Crying Sam Second Saturday Jazz at August Moon…

August 13 -16, 2015 Upper Salford Township (near Schwenksville) Montgomery County, PA What takes place during the third weekend in August and is, arguably, one of the best music festivals on the East Coast? Where you can see both national acts and emerging artists on seven different stages? For thousands of music lovers, the answer…

“Summer afternoon, summer afternoon; to me those have always been the two most beautiful words in the English language.” –Henry James   Indeed. Summer is almost here, and spirits across the area are high (especially after a long, cold winter). Why not plan to take advantage of every lovely afternoon (and evening) you can this…

Join us for a special Connections Event – a tour of the SEI West Collection at SEI Corporate Campus Oaks, PA Tuesday October 7, 2014 from 6-8 pm Join us for a special tour (at 6:15 pm and 7:30 pm) of the West Collection with curator and artist Lee Stoetzel, who will share how the arts…

It was a tough job to decide winners among the 23 exuberant ArtBox entries at last weekend’s Norristown Arts Hill Festival. Congratulations to everyone who participated. Here’s a list of the winners – pictures of all of the boxes are here. First Place: Ardmore Initiative Second Place: Fiore Design’s Lending Library Third Place: Norristown Dragon…

Lots of great entries in our ArtBox Competition…come see all the final results at the Norristown Arts Hill Festival next weekend!

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