POTTSTOWN PA – The Prayers and Poinsettias’ annual Food and Arts Festival, an event that helps raise money that provides scholarship funds to children whose mothers suffer with breast cancer, will be held Aug. 5 (2012; Sunday) from noon to 4 p.m. in the North Hall Fine Arts Gallery of Montgomery County Community College’s West Campus, 16 W. High St.
- This event has been added to The Post calendar.
Several local restaurants and other businesses will be serving samples of their specialties. They include Java’s Brewin,’ Positively Pasta, Ice House Steaks & Pizza, Bause Catered Events, Sweet Beginnings Restaurant & Catering, Milkman Lunch Co. & Cake Shoppe, Little Italy Pizzeria, Rita’s Water Ice, Moyer’s Homemade Goodies, Cutillo’s Restaurant and the Weak Knee Home Brewing Supplies Inc.
The StoneHearth Bluegrass Band will be entertaining the crowd.
While guests enjoy the food and music, they can participate in a silent auction of more than 30 pieces local artwork and several gift certificates from area businesses. Univest Corporation is a presenting sponsor of the event.
Prayers and Poinsettias is a non-profit organization founded by Mary Beatty of Barto, an MCCC alumna. Proceeds from the event will benefit students attending MCCC. Tickets can be purchased for $10 in advance or $15 at the door. To purchase tickets, visit its website. For more information, call Beatty at 610-754-1374.