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March 3, 2016 | Newsletter #102 | visit the LEDC online at
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Applications Available for Arts & Crafts Show
Vendor applications are now available for the annual Lansdowne Arts & Crafts Show, to be held on Saturday, May 7, from 9 am to 3 pm at the parking lot at 30 N. Lansdowne Avenue. Cost for a space is $30. This is not a juried show; spaces are reserved on a first-come, first-served basis. We are looking for clever and creative craftspeople who want to show off their talents and sell their wares. Application deadline is April 15.

Next Farmers Market Saturday, March 19
This month's Winter Market is just over two weeks away, from 9 am to 11 am in the 30 N. Lansdowne Avenue location. Also, mark your calendars now for Saturday, May 28, when the 2016 Farmers Market season kicks off with the first of 23 consecutive Saturday markets. Keep checking the LFM website for more information about the upcoming market season. We look forward to seeing you there!

Sign Up Now for Memorial Day 5K
The 10th Annual Lansdowne Memorial Day 5K starts in the Central Business District and proceeds through our historic tree-lined streets. Come enjoy our varied terrain, historical scenery, and energized spectators. Food, drinks and water stations provided. Make a morning of it by staying for the Memorial Day Parade. Groups or organizations consisting of 20 or more participants who pre-register can get a special team-colored t-shirt and registration rate of $15 per person. This is a great way to support your favorite cause or run in memory of a loved one. Register early to be guaranteed a t-shirt.

Jacque Liu Exhibit and Opening Reception
Lilt: New Work by Jacque Liu is the second show in the Lansdowne Arts Board's Juried Solo Exhibition Series, featuring artists selected by the distinguished Philadelphia gallery owner, Bridgette Mayer. Join Jacque Liu and the Lansdowne Arts Board for an opening reception and artist talk on Saturday, March 12 from 4:00 to 8:00 pm. Lilt will be open for viewing every Saturday and Sunday through May 1 from Noon to 4:00 pm at the 20*20 House, 20 Lansdowne Court.

In addition to the wonderful goings-on listed in the column at left, don't miss these upcoming events:

Book Signing with Robert L. Bingham
author of Growing Up Lansdowne Saturday, March 19, 1:00 pm
Lansdowne Public Library
55 S. Lansdowne Avenue

Hoffman Park Ribbon Cutting
Saturday, March 19, 1:00 pm
Park Pavilion
Scottdale Road

Lansdowne Folk Club presents The Kennedys
Thursday, March 31, 7:00 pm; $17-$20
Twentieth Century Club
84 S. Lansdowne Avenue

Union AA's Designer Bag Bingo
Friday, April 15, 7:00 pm; $30-$35
St. Philomena Church Marian Hall
Order online or call 610-733-4863.

Lansdowne Farmers Market Opening Day
Saturday, May 28, 9:00 am - 1:00 pm
30 N. Lansdowne Avenue

The Tenth Annual Lansdowne Memorial Day 5K
Monday, May 30, 7:45 am start
Register online

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