May 2 announcements

A new self-help support group for survivors of sexual abuse is beginning near the Lansdale train station. Survivors Safe Haven will meet on the 2nd Wednesday of every month from 6:30 to 8:30 pm.  For exact location and more information contact Karen Zehr at Feel free to post or share the attached flier.


Dock Mennonite Academy’s Early Childhood to Grade 8 campus will host an all-school open house on Thursday, May 11 from 4:30 to 6:30 pm. Bring the whole family for a light dinner and free t-shirts to all prospective students.  Email for more info or go to


Dock Mennonite Academy (formerly Penn View Christian School) invites you to their 56th Annual Country Fair and Auction to be held the weekend of May 19-20 on their EC-8.  The weekend offers delicious food and family fun for everyone. Don’t miss the Chicken Drive-Thru Friday evening at Franconia Mennonite Church from 4:00 to 7:00 pm. Saturday kicks-off at 8:00 am with a 5K & 1 mile run, country breakfast and helicopter candy drop to follow.  Shuttle parking from Souderton High School available all weekend.  For more details, go to


You are invited to the Perkasie Patchwork Coffeehouse on May 20 featuring the Hot Soup, with scrumptious three-part harmony. The Kreider Trio, a family band from Lehigh County, opens the evening. Doors open at 7:00 pm with performances at 7:30.  Learn more at


Spring Fest Open House at Spruce Lake is Sunday, June 4 from 2:00 to 6:00 pm, with music, food, fun and prizes for the whole family — and it’s free!  Meet staff, explore, sign up for summer overnight or day camps, enjoy games, rides, crafts, and more surprises! This event will be held rain or shine; please RSVP at or call 800-822-7505.


MCC Material Resource Center has an opening for a Warehouse Manager starting in August 2017.  The Warehouse Manager oversees the work of volunteers involved in recycling and processing materials for shipping, works with receiving from Care and Share and selling to brokers, and also oversees collection and shipment of relief items for Mennonite Central Committee.  For an application and a job description please call 267-203-8074.  Application deadline is May 15.