Events in the Susquehanna River Valley
Arts & Museum Exhibits
Noted artist and custom rug designer Robert W. Haynes will exhibit a new series of paintings in the Haynes PaintingPackwood House Museum's Kelly Gallery. Based on the latest images from the Hubble Telescope, Haynes' work features a mesmerizing and expansive look at our universe.
Jeannette Lasansky will give a talk on certain Amish quilt traditions in Pennsylvania, drawing upon her knowledge of the “White Top" or "Nebraska" Amish who have settled primarily in Mifflin, Centre, Union, and Columbia counties.
Demonstrations, Lectures, Workshops
Class Schedule for the Integral Yoga Center of PA
Jon Beam, former senior naturalist at PPL Montour Preserve and president of the North American Butterfly Association--Central Susquehanna Valley, will talk about monarchs and how to attract them to your garden.
Join gardening experts for informative and fun workshops and Make & Take classes at Country Cupboard.
Festivals & Fairs
The Union County Veterans' 4th of July Committee invites you to join us in Lewisburg as we celebrate our nation's birth and recognize our veterans for their contribution and service to their country. This years celebration includes a Freedom Bike Ride, a Band Concert, Fireworks Extravaganza, 4th of July Parade, Veterans' Recognition Ceremony, USO Gala Dinner Dance, picnics, music and more.
Food & Drink
Tickets to this annual, month-long event are $20 per person and can be purchased at any of the participating wineries. Wineries provide wine tastings daily, and some provide food and entertainment on the weekends.
History & Heritage
Teams of "local notables" match wits with the audience in answering quirky questions about local history.
In-Store Promotions and Sales
Just for Kids
Whether catching and sketching tadpoles from the pond in West Field, designing and building a water run in our Children’s Play Garden, riding bikes on the Rail Trail, having swim lessons in the Lewisburg Pool, learning Parkour at the Gymnastics Center or playing tennis on the newly resurfaced tennis courts, or having free time at the Warming House, the campers will be immersed in a summer of playing, learning, recreating, relaxing, and having loads of FUN!!
Susquehanna University’s Kids’ College challenges campers to think critically, work collaboratively and solve problems creatively through their involvement in a variety of dynamic, hands-on activities that encourage communication and cooperation in a nurturing, engaging educational environment.
Lodging Promotions and Packages
Free admission, free parking, free picnicing, and free entertainment. Two world class, wooden roller coasters. Catch the Brass Ring on one of the largest and oldest Carousels in the world! Prepare to go Vertical in 2015, with IMPULSE! Knoebels ALL NEW STEEL COASTER!
Visit more than 300 rescued animals including more than 60 felines (lions, tigers, cougars, leopards, bobcats, servals). Bears, lemurs, fox, and more. Stroll through 35 acres to view the animals in spacious enclosures.
Break out the paddles, get your campfire tales organized, and join us for an exciting trip through some lovely and scenic sections of the West Branch of the Susquehanna River during our 5-day educational paddling and cycling trip! Join us for the entire trip, or a few days...it's up to you!
Theatre, Cinema & Dance Events
Millbrook Playhouse has announced their 2015 summer theater programming! Looks like it will be a great season! Gift certificates are available. They make the perfect gift for the theatre lover. To order 2015 tickets please call 570-748-8083 or email Info@Millbrookplayhouse.org
The spring schedule includes Of Mice and Men with James Franco and Chris O'Dowd (March 22), Behind the Beautiful Forevers (April 19), The Hard Problem by Tom Stoppard (May 3) and Man and Superman with Ralph Fiennes (May 31).