Visit Longwood Gardens this Saturday, August 30 at 8:15pm for a special Fireworks & Fountain Show! The entire family will enjoy Longwood Gardens’ breathtaking event, the lavish fireworks, stirring music and colorful illuminated fountains make for an unforgettable night.
Guests can arrive to reserve a space in the gardens viewing area after 3pm and are encouraged to bring a lightweight folding chair. Also, there are rental chairs available while supplies last for $5 each. Be sure not to miss this spectacular end of Summer celebration, Tickets are on sale now at http://www.longwoodgardens.org.
Kimberley Vassal Insurance Services, located in Chadds Ford, is currently looking for a Personal Lines Customer Service Representative that will meet the following criteria:
- Must be local (Preferably living in Chester County/Delaware County).
- Must have property and casualty insurance license.
- Must work well in team atmosphere.
- Knowledge of handling claims, quoting, writing policies, processing changes, uploading payments
- Knowledge of remarketing accounts from quoting to final policy issuance.
- Knowledge of some of the following companies: Erie, Travelers, Progressive, Harleysville, Foremost, Lititz, Safeco, Philadelphia Contributionship & surplus lines carriers.
- Must be familiar with AMS360 (management system) and PL Rater.
Kimberley Vassal Insurance Services is a full service insurance agency providing sales, service, and risk management to businesses and individuals in both property & casualty. This is a career opportunity, not a job opportunity. If you enjoy the insurance industry and are looking for a great place to work and feel you can meet the above standards please contact John Vassalotti, 610.459.4444.
On September 13, 2014, join The Land Conservancy for Southern Chester County (TLC) in your cowboy boots and hats to celebrate the 2014 Hootenanny Hoedown. This years event will take place at “The Ruins” (Rt. 842 – Upland Road, 1/8 mile East of The Stone Barn). “The Ruins” is a barn located on a private property that features great views of protected open space. The views may only be beat by the fun inside the tent! Invoke Glen Campbell’s Rhinestone Cowboy as you select your outfit for this fun evening of food, dancing, revelry, and more. All proceeds from the evening will benefit land preservation efforts in southern Chester County. More information about the 2014 Hootenanny and TLC visit www.tlcforscc.org.
On Thursday, September 11, 2014 from 5pm-8pm, learn about the new West Chester Food Co-op and support a community-owned grocery store coming to West Chester. The Happy Hour community-owned grocery store includes a buffet of local food with local beer and music in the St. Andrews Room at Holy Trinity Church, 212 S. High Street, West Chester. Admission is $25 prepaid or $30 at the door. Tickets available on EventBrite (pay-what-you-can option available). Proceeds will benefit the West Chester Food Co-op, for more information visit Downtownwestchester.com.
Sip & Stroll is an exciting West Chester retail sidewalk sale event with special promotions being offered by participating stores and restaurants. This Saturday (August 23, 2014) enjoy great end-of-summer savings while sipping refreshments from the vast assortment of unique shops and restaurants in beautiful, historic downtown West Chester. See the shops that are participating in ThinkShopBuy. . .LOCAL (TSBL). On-street parking is FREE until 5pm, and the Justice Center Garage is always FREE on weekends. For more information visit Downtownwestchester.com.
The Kennett Square Mushroom Festival is back for another exciting year! On Saturday, September 6th and Sunday, September 7th, enjoy culinary events, growing exhibits, farm tours, children’s entertainment, and nearly 200 vendors with attendance calculated at up to 100,000 guests. Save the date! To learn more about this event visit http://mushroomfestival.org/.
The 10th Annual Festival of Gardens, a walking tour through private neighborhood gardens, takes place in the south-central area of West Chester Borough from Price Street to Miner Street. Tickets are priced at $20 in advance, or $25 the day of the event. Proceeds from the event benefit the horticultural program at Barclay Friends. For ticket and contact information, visit BF.Kendal.org. For additional information, please contact the Development Office at Barclay Friends at 610-696-5211.