leesport boroughWelcome to Leesport Current Events! This is where you can find out about the latest happenings in and around Leesport. There are plenty of businesses, restaurants, and sites to discover. Stay up to date on the latest goings-on:

Upcoming Events

  • Nolde Forest Education Center – May 11th features two unique programs, a “Forest Fantasy” craft and storytelling event for children and a “Starwatching” event for all comers.
  • Classic Harley Davidson – Meet Nick from WMMR’s morning show Preston and Steve on May 12th. Win free tickets to the wmmrbq.
  • Kutztown University – Streaming video coverage of commencement events on May 12th.
  • Penn State Berks – Summer sessions are slated to begin May 14th. Last chance to check out this year’s offerings.
  • Leesport Farmer’s Market – Mineral and Gem show on May 19th-20th. $3 admission fee.
  • Ontelaunee Orchards – “Pick Your Own” strawberries expected to open on May 21st.
  • Blue Marsh Lake – Water levels are now risen to appropriate boat depth. Docks are officially in and usable.
  • Schuylkill Valley Community Library – Books on Screen discussion of To Kill a Mockingbird.



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Berks Perks

  • This new section will feature sneak peeks at some of the great deals offered at Berks Perks. Keep an eye out for it in next month’s issue!

Do you know of any interesting events or pieces of news? Include it in the comments below!

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