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1. Pass It On Childrens' Consignment Sale will take place Saturday, August 27 from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. at in Wayne. The sale benefits the Salvation Army Family Residence, which offers emergency housing shelter for homeless families in the Philadelphia area. Contact Brooke Kees at firstname.lastname@example.org for more information or to consign.
2. Join author Martha Cooper Eischen for a talk and book signing of her work, Mothering Mother: A Daughter's Experience in Caregiving. The event will take place Tuesday, Aug. 23 at 7 p.m. at . Books will be available for purchase.
3. Attend a Mexican Cooking Workshop at tonight from 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. You will learn some basic Mexican recipes. A $2 materials donation is requested. Contact Molly Carroll at 610-687-1124 or email@example.com.
4. has posted some back to school safety tips for students, parents and teachers.
5. A local organizer blogs about choosing an energy supplier. Read what she has to say here.