They're back in the swim in Sanatoga, with lots of help from volunteers. Nurses of Tomorrow have a special advantage: potential scholarships. A Phoenixville Special Olympian will lead a team to victory.
With video. Steel River Playhouse, Pottstown's destination for nationally known plays, improvisational comedy, and musical performances, has canceled its upcoming season due to the coronavirus.
Instructor Ozzie Sneddon, who led a successful virtual comics workshop for young artists during July, returns online again in September with weekly art lessons for teens. Registrations are being taken now.
In Monday's Fast Three, a Stowe resident earns his Eagle award; Kutztown University is welcoming area students whose names you know, and GreenAllies and Pottstown Hospital digging up fresh food.
Fresh, organically grown produce - five bags filled with it - has been delivered by tireless GreenAllies' student volunteers to the Upper Pottsgrove Police Department for township families in need.
Rain from Tropical Storm Isaias threw a curve into the start of in-person paddling for this year's Schuylkill River Sojourn. It's rescheduled to begin Friday (Aug. 14). There's a virtual adventure too.
Those burning questions and others may be answered in a virtual program scheduled Aug. 14 by the Royersford Free Public Library. Other programs also are available next week for both adults and kids.
There's no swimming allowed in Lake Nockamixon, 28 miles northeast of Pottstown, but the state park that surrounds it features one of Pennsylvania's larger swimming pools. It's a half-acre huge.