Events in the Susquehanna River Valley
Arts & Museum Exhibits
Demonstrations, Lectures, Workshops
Join gardening experts for informative and fun workshops and Make & Take classes at Country Cupboard.
Monthly series of canning and preserving workshops at Dancing Bear Farm.
The Ned Smith Center for Nature and Art is proud to host “Abandoned America” photographer Matthew Christopher for a special gallery lecture and book signing on Friday, May 29 at 7 p.m.
Find out what's happening at the Public Library for Union County during the month of June.
The Union County Historical Society Presents “Autosomal DNA: Good News, Bad News and Even More Mysteries"
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
History & Heritage
The Museum complex will be open for the season. There will be two temporary exhibits in the Visitor Center, and new displays in the historic buildings. Guided tours are offered of the original buggy factory, family home and showroom.
Mifflinburg and Lewisburg Historic Carriage rides are now available by appointment. Local writer and historian, Karl Purnell combines his passion for horses and history to produce unique history tours in a restored six passenger surrey.
Daisy Zimmerman Reiter, a native of Lewisburg, will sign and sell copies of her just-released book, "Cora, It's War" on Sunday, June 7 from 2 to 4 PM at the Dale/Engle/Walker House, 1471 Strawbridge Rd., Lewisburg
In-Store Promotions and Sales
Buffalo Valley Outfitters is closing its doors on Saturday, May 30 (owners are relocating to Massachusetts). Everything must go -- deep discounts on clothing by North Face, Patagonia, Osprey and North Face backpacks, camping, running, boating & hiking gear.
Congratulations Graduating Class of 2015! Don't forget to stop in at Wolf's Jewelry in Lewisburg to sign-up for their watch drawing. Open to any graduating senior from any high school or university! Drawing will be held on June 3rd!
Just for Kids
Help your kids find their FUN at the Public Library for Union County.
Celebrate Summer Reading with games, activities, prizes, free hot dogs and drinks!
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!!
The Campus Theatre invites you to their free family film series on Tuesdays at 2pm. Each film will be introduced by a speaker who is an expert in their field and will discuss a topic that pertains to the film.
Packwood House Museum is pleased to announce its 2015 Summer Programs for Kids. Each session will be held 10:30 a.m. until noon on Tuesday mornings from June 16th through August 11th at the museum’s Tour Center. Programming includes a Drum Circle, The Great Renaldo, Origami, Flower and Leaf Hammering, Creating Dioramas, Fairy/Hobbit Gardens, Solar Printing, Creating with Sharpies, Folktales, with Fiona Powell.
Registration is open for summer camps at the Children's Museum in Bloomsburg. Camps include School Age Painting & Drawing Camp, Printing & Carving Camp, Science Camp: Camp MAKE Believe, Sculpture Camp: Recycled Art, American Girl Camp.
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.
Study to be a Junior Scientist through five days of exploration with Customized Tutoring Services. Junior Scientists will use food and household items to explore the properties of science through various experiments, in a small classroom setting.
Find a list of area towns Music in the Parks schedules!
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!
Hunger Games? Not really, but it sure is fun to shoot some arrows! For anyone who can stand their ground with a bow and take instruction on technique with a skilled local bowman. Young and old, new and experienced, all are welcome! We aim for fun, exciting, and safe.
“Escape the Ordinary” is the theme for the 4th Annual PLUC Photo Contest!
WHEN: SATURDAY JUNE 27TH, 2015 10AM-5PM
SUNDAY JUNE 28TH, 2015 10AM-3PM
ADMISSION: ADULTS $5.00 CHILDREN UNDER 12: FREE
OVER 200 EXHIBITIONS, MEET THE QUILTERS,
MERCHANT MALL, DEMONSTRATIONS, RAFFLES, BOUTIQUE TABLE,
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.
This programming requires no previous water polo experience, this club team is for all levels. The focus of training's will be to learn the fundamentals, enhance skill development, learn team tactics, and above all have fun while working hard!
Is there a triathlon in your future? Or are you looking for a great way to get in shape?
Bucknell Water Polo Coach, John McBride will be providing swim workouts every day along with stroke instruction and dry land training. This program is for adults over the age of 18. Everyone is welcome! D&J Sports will be donating a water bottle to each participant!
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
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).
Millbrook Playhouse is proud to present Queen Of Bingo:In the tradition of the hilarious sketches from the old Carol Burnett Show, comes the stage comedy The Queen of Bingo.
Millbrook Playhouse is proud to present the Central Pennsylvania premiere of everyone's favorite nanny in the Supercalifragilisticexpialidocious musical adventure that is Mary Poppins.