Whether you prefer to spend your summer evening by the glow of a campfire, lantern, stage or screen, we’ve got plenty of vibrant things to do this week in Montco. Be enchanted at Bryn Athyn, lunch and learn at Valley Forge Park, laugh out loud at a comedy club, catch a movie under the stars or attend a live performance – all in Montgomery County.
2018 LUNCH & LEARN SPEAKER SERIES
Valley Forge National Historical Park
Bring your lunch to Valley Forge Park on select Wednesdays for the summer Lunch & Learn Speaker Series. This week’s speaker series features “Exploring the Origins of the National Park Idea and Understanding the National Park Service Organic Act”.
PUBLIC READING OF THE DECLARATION OF INDEPENDENCE
Norristown Farm Park
Come ready to participate in the cheering for Liberty! A park ranger in period clothing will perform a reading of the Declaration of Independence. Plus, there will be toasts and musket fire!
EAGLE VS. TURKEY
Upper Schuylkill Valley Park
Did Benjamin Franklin really want the wild turkey to be our national symbol? Come meet Montgomery, the park’s resident bald eagle, and also the park’s resident wild turkeys. Visitors will learn interesting facts about both, and then can decide for themselves which bird they would choose. Hands on activities will be included in the fun.
COMEDY CLUB PRESENTS: AMERICAN BORN DESI COMIC TOUR
Valley Forge Casino Resort
On the ABDC Tour, four up-and-coming Indian comics pool together their individual voices to create the definitive comedy show for anyone curious about the first-generation experience. Featuring Akaash Singh, Alingon Mitra, KC Arora and Tushar Singh.