Lower Bucks event calendar: Oct. 11 – Oct. 17

PHOTO: MERCER MUSEUM / The Mercer Museum hosts Cocktails at the Castle this Friday.

PHOTO: MERCER MUSEUM / The Mercer Museum hosts Cocktails at the Castle this Friday.

Where to go and what to do this week in Lower Bucks County

Tuesday, October 11

The Bristol Riverside Theatre presents A Closer Walk with Patsy Cline at 120 Radcliffe St., Bristol. Come see the play about this country star’s life. Tickets start at $10. For information, call 215.785.0100 or visit bcptheater.org

The Grundy Library is hosting the S.M.M.A.R.T. Kids Learning Club with Pete the Cat at 680 Radcliffe St., Bristol. For 3 to 5 year olds, this event teaches science, math, music and reading. For information, call 215.788.7891 or visit grundylibrary.org

Wednesday, October 12

The Chimayo Gallery and Gift Shop will have a Beginners Jewellery Making and Design Workshop for $40 at 21 N. 7th St., Perkasie. This event is from 6:30-8:30 p.m. For information, visit chimayoperkasie.com or call 267.733.5012.

The Grundy Library is hosting Tiny Tots Story Time at 680 Radcliffe St., Bristol. Bring your newborn to 36-month-old children to listen to stories and songs. For information, call 215.788.7891 or visit grundylibrary.org

The Southampton Free Library is putting on Jeopardy at 947 Street Road, Southampton. Come play with fellow library patrons for a test of wits. For information, call 215.322.1415 or visit southamptonfreelibrary.org

Thursday, October 13

Head to Shady Brook Farm’s Pumpkinfest After Dark at 931 Stony Hill Road, Yardley. For $15, you get a moonlit wagon ride to the pumpkin patch, bonfires and fun for the whole family. For information, call 215.968.1670 or visit shadybrookfarm.com

The Bucks County Community College is hosting a Book Discussion Group on the book Behind the Beautiful Forevers: Life, Death and Hope in a Mumbai Undercity by Katherine Boo at 275 Swamp Road, Newtown. Come discuss this book with fellow readers at this free event. For information, call 215.968.8164 or visit bucks.edu

Friends of the Levittown Library is hosting a special Estate Book Sale at 7311 New Falls Road, Levittown. This special sale is filled with books for both collectors and casual readers. For information, visit levittownlibraryfriends.org

The Upper Bucks Chamber of Commerce is hosting the 11th Annual Upper Bucks Foodie at 21 N. Main St., Quakertown. Come taste samplings of alcohol and gourmet food. For information, visit ubcc.org

Join Uno’s Bar & Grill in Bensalem for Paint & Sip night at 801 Neshaminy Mall, Bensalem. For $45, you get a glass to paint, your choice of red or white wine, and food. For information, call 215.322.6003.

Puck Live in Doylestown is having the Wineskin Rock n Roll Jam at 1 Printers Alley, Doylestown. This free event will have local talent showing their skills. Open to anyone. For information, visit pucklive.com or call 215.348.9000.

Friday, October 14

The Mercer Museum is hosting Cocktails at the Castle for $150 at 84 S. Pine St., Doylestown. This fall gala is an evening with exploration, dining and friends. For information, call 215.345.0210 or visit mercermuseum.org

Join Pennsbury Manor for What Lies in the Dark at 400 Pennsbury Memorial Road, Morrisville. For $15, take a tour of Pennsbury Manor, and see what frightened the 17th-century columnists. For information, call 215.946.0400 or visit pennsburymanor.org

The Bucks County Cabaret is hosting Everything Turned to Color for $20 at 6426 Lower York Road, New Hope. Come see this band perform for a night of fun. For information, call 609.510.7784 or visit actorr.com/bcc

Bucks Live! Speaker Series presents ‘Medicine & the Arts’ at Bucks County Community College, located at 275 Swamp Road, Newtown. Join doctors showcasing the overlap of artistic creativity, anatomy and medical education. For information, visit bucks.edu

The Southampton Free Library is hosting the Touch a Fire Truck event at 947 Street Road, Southampton. Come learn about fire safety, and meet Sparky the dog. For information, call 215.322.1415 or visit southamptonfreelibrary.org

The Michener Art Museum is hosting Unguarded, Untold, Iconic: Afghanistan Through the Lens of Steve McCury at 138 S. Pine St., Doylestown. Come see this photographer’s work. Tickets start at $5. For information, call 215.340.9800 or visit michenerartmuseum.org

Saturday, October 15

Havana’s in New Hope is hosting Matt Seveir and Jerry Lee Watkins at 105 S. Main St, New Hope. This night of music is sure to be a good time. For information, call 215.862.5501 or visit havananewhope.com

Quakertown Alive! is hosting a free event, the Autumn Alive Festival, at 312 W. Broad St # 5, Quakertown. Join them for a day of family-filled fun. For information, call 215.536.2273

Highlands Mansion and Gardens is hosting Heritage Day at 7001 Sheaff Lane, Fort Washington. See colonial crafts demonstrated by craftsmen and women. For information, visit highlandshistorical.org or call 215.641.2687.

Silver Lake Nature Center is hosting the Palmyra Cove Birding Field Trip at 1306 Bath Road, Bristol. For information, call 215.785.1177 or visit silverlakenaturecenter.org

The Peace Valley Nature Center is hosting Catch That Critter! at 170 N. Chapman Road, Doylestown. For tickets starting at $3, you can walk the trails, but be sure to bring your cameras to take pictures. For information, call 215.345.7860 or visit peacevalleynaturecenter.org

Join the Southampton Free Library for a Quidditch Demonstration at Veterans Field, 400 Street Road, Southampton. Learn about the popular Harry Potter-inspired sport. For information, call 215.322.1415 or visit southamptonfreelibrary.org

Encore Rides is having its Cycle & Sip event at 1112 River Road, Washington Crossing. For $45, take a scenic ride to Crossing Vineyards winery for a tasting and tour. For information, call 484.682.4324 or visit encorerides.com

The Peace Valley Nature Center is having Moonlight Walk at 170 N. Chapman Road, Doylestown. In this free event, learn about Native Americans and how they prepared for winter. For information, call 215.345.7860 or visit peacevalleynaturecenter.org

The Bucks County Curling Club is hosting The Curling Experience at Rink 2, 1185 York Road, Warminster. For $45, come learn how curling is played, and join in the fun. For information, call 224.4BC.Curl or visit buckscountycurlingclub.org

The Bristol Cultural & Historic Foundation is celebrating the 40th Annual Historic Bristol Day at 321 Cedar St., Bristol. Come join this free community event, and celebrate Bristol. For information, call 215.781.9895 or visit bristolhistory.org

Puck Live in Doylestown is hosting the indie rock band Vermillion at 1 Printers Alley, Doylestown. For $10, you get to dance the night away with a great night of original music. For information, visit pucklive.com or call 215.348.9000.

Sunday, October 16

Crossing Vineyards and Winery hosts A Dummies’ Guide to Wine Tasting at 1853 Wrightstown Road, Newtown. For $30, learn about wine, and have a good time. For information, call 215.493.6500 ext. 19 or visit crossingvineyards.com

Washington Crossing Historic Park is putting on its Autumn Encampment and Market at 1112 River Road, Washington Crossing. For $8, come see what it was like to live in the 18th century. For information, call 215.493.8809 or visit washingtoncrossingpark.org

The Central Bucks Chamber of Commerce is presenting the Bucks Fever FilmFest at the County Theater at 20 E. State St., Doylestown. Come see films from upcoming filmmakers. For information, call 215-348-3913 or visit centralbuckschamber.com

Pennsbury Manor is hosting an Open Hearth Cooking Demonstration at 400 Pennsbury Memorial Road, Morrisville. Come see as they compare and contrast recipes from Shakespeare’s time to William Penn’s Time. For information, call 215.946.0400 or visit pennsburymanor.org

Crossing Vineyards and Winery is hosting Wine Tasting and Yoga at 1853 Wrightstown Road, Newtown. For $45, come enjoy an hour of yoga, followed by a wine-and-cheese pairing. For information, call 215.493.6500 ext. 19 or visit crossingvineyards.com

Sand Castle Winery is hosting Winetober Fest at 755 River Road, Erwinna. For $35, celebrate the 2016 harvest with good food and wine. For information, call 610.294.8303 or visit centralbuckschamber.com

The Chimayo Gallery & Gift Shop will be hosting a Journal Making Workshop at 21 N. 7th St., Perkasie. For $40, you can learn how to make any notebook into an awesome journal. For information, visit chimayoperkasie.com or call 267.733.5012.

Peddler’s Village is hosting OctoberFeast at 2400 Street Road, New Hope. Come enjoy the fall with food, drinks and live entertainment. For information, call 215-794-4000 or visit peddlersvillage.com

Monday, October 17

The Grundy Library is hosting the free event Growing Great Garlic at Home at 680 Radcliffe St., Bristol. You will get tips on how to plant, grow and harvest garlic at home. For information, call 215.788.7891 or visit grundylibrary.org

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