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September – October 2014

Sep
25
Thu
Opening Night: Incorruptible, Skippack Playcrafters
Sep 25 @ 8:00 pm

Playcrafters of Skippack: Incorruptible, by Michael Hollinger

Opening night: September 25, Thursday
Final performance: October 11, Saturday

Performances September 25th, 26th, 27th & October 3rd, 4th, 9th, 10th, and 11th at 8pm. Matinee on September 28th at 3pm.

A Dark Comedy about the Dark Ages. Two rival monasteries vie for money and pilgrims by promoting their saintly relics in profoundly unholy escapades. Playcrafters of Skippack barn theater is located on 2011 Store Road.

Sep
27
Sat
Scarecrow Festival at Floral and Hardy!
Sep 27 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm

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Bring your kids and build your own scarecrow at our annual Scarecrow Festival.    $15 per scarecrow and this includes face painting and pumpkin painting.  Be sure to bring your own scarecrow outfit (long pants and long sleeved shirt).   We’ll provide the rest.   Call for details.

Washington’s Encampment @ Skippack
Sep 27 @ 10:00 am – 5:00 pm

See history come alive. Come to Indenhofen farm at the corner of Skippack Pike and Evansburg Road for a commemoration of General George Washington’s Encampment in Skippack Township. See soldiers from the Continental Army set up camp, drill and fire their muskets, watch reenactments showing daily life during the Revolutionary War period, demonstrations of colonial cooking and trades, and more.

Sep
28
Sun
Dog Day at Floral and Hardy!
Sep 28 all-day

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Shop with Fido and save at Floral & Hardy.  When our shop dog Chase wags his tail, your pup becomes an instant coupon.   Some exclusions apply.  Call for details:  610.584.0797

Washington’s Encampment @ Skippack
Sep 28 @ 11:00 am – 4:00 pm

See history come alive. Come to Indenhofen farm at the corner of Skippack Pike and Evansburg Road for a commemoration of General George Washington’s Encampment in Skippack Township. See soldiers from the Continental Army set up camp, drill and fire their muskets, watch reenactments showing daily life during the Revolutionary War period, demonstrations of colonial cooking and trades, and more.

Oct
3
Fri
First Friday
Oct 3 @ 5:00 pm – 9:00 pm

Skip into Skippack for First Fridays! Participating shops open until 9pm. Eat, dine, shop, stroll and enjoy music, art and other activities for the entire family! Please call 610-584-0124 for more information.

Download the Event List and Artist Line up for First Friday

First Friday Poster

Oct
4
Sat
Skippack Days
Oct 4 @ 10:00 am – Oct 5 @ 6:00 pm

The largest event of the year in Skippack Village, Skippack Days features crafts, food, family fun, jewelry, vendor sale, artwork, and live entertainment. On both Saturday and Sunday, festivities begin at 10 am and end at 6 pm. Skippack Days 2014 marks the 42st year of this festival.

Read Article – Skippack Days: Our Biggest Fall Event

Skippack Days Poster for 2014_web

Oct
11
Sat
Kids Mini Garden Workshop at Floral and Hardy!
Oct 11 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am

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Let’s get the kids into gardening.  Today we’ll help your children make their own mini garden.  Cost $15 per mini garden:  includes:  pot, soil, mini plants and mini objects.  Perfect for their bedroom window.  Please RSVP to 610.584.0797.

Winetober Fest
Oct 11 @ 1:00 pm – 6:00 pm

Winetober Fest

Uncork The FUN

Regular Tickets $25/pp – Adults ONLY – VIP Tickets $30/pp (VIP ticket includes Collectable Wine Glass)

Join us on Saturday, October 11, 2014 from 1pm-6pm for the Fifth Annual Fall Wine Festival in Skippack PA! Guests of Winetober Fest will enjoy wide range of wine and food samples along with live music. Skippack Village will host multiple venues throughout the town for wineries and food vendors. The Village will be infused with local foods and wine samples from some of the most reputable wineries.

Our Community Efforts in conjunction with this festival will go to Toys for Mana on Main Street. Bring a donation and get a free gift from Winetober Fest!

Bring an unwrapped toy or food item to Winetober Fest.

Skippack Winetober

Oct
16
Thu
Fox Chase Mobile Mammography Van is Coming to the Wooden Duck
Oct 16 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm

Is it time for your annual mammogram?

The Fox Chase Mobile Mammogram Van is coming to the Wooden Duck!  Be proactive with your health.  The Wooden Duck will be offering in-store discounts and complimentary refreshments for all attendees!

Benefits of the Fox Chase Mammography Van:

  • State-of-art digital mammography
  • Expert team of female technologists
  • On-site convenience with the luxury & privacy of a traditional imaging center.

Thursday, October 16th, 2014, appointments start at 10am

  • Do I need an appointment?
    • Appointments are required as space is limited.  Call Linda Hammell 215/728-3554
  • Is this covered by Insurance?
    • Mammograms are covered as a preventive screening under most insurance plans.
    • You MUST be 40 or older and have a prescription from your doctor

We want our customers to look great AND feel their BEST!

Wooden Duck Flyer 2014

Unique, one-of-a-kind, individually-owned shops throughout the village; Skippack offers a rare, special shopping experience.
Skippack is fast becoming a dining and specialty-food center for the Greater Philadelphia suburbs, with dining and food options for a variety of tastes, occasions, and price-levels.
Skippack offers a personal approach to looking and feeling your best: salons, hair, make up, nails, massage, natural healing, chiropractic, and more.
Skippack offers a great variety of services, for all aspects of your daily needs. What do these services have in common? A personal, caring approach.

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New Recruits at the Revolutionary Military Encampment in Skippack

Living History: Washington’s Encampment in Skippack

To recognize the encampment of George Washington and 10,000 Continental troops in the Skippack area in 1777, the Skippack Historical society is holding its annual, outstanding living history celebration, the Revolutionary Encampment in Skippack, on Saturday, September 27, and Sunday, Sept 28. The hours on Saturday are 10 am to 5 pm; the hours on […]

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Grand Opening of Blossom

On Thursday, September 25, Skippack will be celebrating the grand opening of a new shop, Blossom, brought to you buy the same people who own and manage Floral and Hardy, Skippack’s landmark gardening shop. Blossom is located at 4007 Skippack Pike, by the Floral and Hardy parking lot. For the grand opening, Blossom will stay […]

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