Summer Extravaganza 2014

Don’t Miss Summer Extravaganza 2014!

Saturday, August 16
2 pm til dark
Avon Lea Farm
Home of Robert Berry
1779 Pickering Rd
Phoenixville, Pa 19460

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The entrance into the estate.

 

Come join us at Avon Lea Farm, the Oskar Stonorov House and Farm and national register historic landmark, for our next fundraiser, Summer Extravaganza 2014.

This exquisite estate was designed by Frank Lloyd Wright’s predecessor and internationally recognized architect, Oskar Stonorov. With over 100 acres of sprawling land, Avon Lea Farm offers lots of room for adults to relax and children to run around, along with a tennis court to keep the calories down and a salt-water pool to cool off in.

Salt water pool.

Salt water pool.

Guests will be able to enjoy many other activities, including volleyball competitions, croquet, bocce ball, wiffle ball, and horse shoes. Or take along your softball glove for a catch or possible softball game. Be part of the water balloon and ladder toss contests and pack your frisbee.The possibilities are endless.

The 100 acres includes a tennis court for all enthusiasts

The 100 acres includes a tennis court for all enthusiasts.

 

Enjoy live entertainment, the likes of James Taylor, Van Morrison, and Jimmy Buffet. And don’t forget about the raffles and silent auction items.

The food will be inspired by Franklin Miller, Chef de Cuisine of the iconic Old Guardhouse Inn in Gladwyne, PA.

The Old Guard House Inn

Executive Chef Miller is well-known for his Dover Sole, Dijon-crusted rack of lamb, jumbo lump crab cakes and seared filet at the historic Guardhouse Inn. Rest assured, Chef Miller is sure to be presenting some of his finest barbecue recipes and salads.

Miller will host a cooking Q&A at 4:30 pm so we can learn some of the secrets to preparing food that leaves the taste buds clamoring for more.

Dinner will then start to be served at 5:00 pm. Chairs and tables will be provided for dining. BYOB.

Chef Miller, who is famous for his bread-pudding with caramel sauce, will be one of the judges of the taste-tester dessert contest that will take place at 6 pm. So bring along your family favorite cakes, pies or cookies if you’d like to enter the baking competition.

Enjoy Chef Miller’s specially crafted concoctions at 6:15 pm as well as our contestants’ fine desserts.

A view of the lawn

For event-related questions, contact Leif Zetterberg at karenslymestory@gmail.com or 267-253-8692.

If you are willing to donate a silent auction, contact Joanne Zglinicki at karenslymestory@gmail.com or 610-937-0395.

For direction-related questions, contact Robert Berry on his mobile phone at 484-356-8680 or at his residence 610-933-3298.

The cost of the event is $30 in advance or $40 at the door or anytime Saturday. Children 13 and under are $10. To attend this event, please click on the donation button below and include the words Summer Extravaganza in the Purpose Menu.

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Thank you and looking forward to seeing you!!

Karen Franks and
The Steering Committee
Leif Zetterberg, Chairman
Joanne Zglinicki, Marketing and Community Relations
Brian Donohoe, Volunteer Coordinator
Wayne Dixon, Photographer, Wayne Dixon Photography

Ring in the New Year and Support Karen’s Pathway to Health

2013 New Years Eve Benefit Gala

2013 New Years Eve Benefit Gala

Tuesday, December 31
8 pm til half past midnight
Guest limit of 75 people
Festive Attire

The event includes something for everyone: hors d’ oeuvres, dinner, mingling and jingling, fireside chats, music, games, a time for prayer as well as movie and ball drop viewing on an 108″ projection screen TV.  There will also be raffles and silent auction items along with a short media clip produced by Wayne Dixon Photography. For any questions, please email Leif Zetterberg at karenslymestory@gmail.com or call 610-676-1697.

 

Avon Lea Farm Home of Bob Berry 1779 Pickering Rd Phoenixville, Pa 19460

Avon Lea Farm is not registered with google maps or GPS. If you type it in as listed above, it will take you to the wrong location. Please use the intersection of Lincoln and Pickering RDs or use the directions that will be emailed after your RSVP is registered.

To attend this event, please click on the donation button below to reserve your spot. The cost for the evening is $35 per person. Please include the word NYE along with your name in the Purpose menu.

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You may also pay by check sending it c/o Leif Zetterberg, 791 Darby Paoli Rd, Bryn Mawr, Pa 19010. Write NYE on the bottom lefthand side of the front of the envelope. In addition, send him an email alerting him that it is arriving. Thank you.

The New Year is upon us and all we need is you!
Together let’s toast to a great New Year!
Behold, I make all things new!!” Revelation 21:5