Events in the Susquehanna River Valley

Arts & Museum Exhibits

Le’Andra LeSeur: In Reverence on exhibit at the Samek Art Museum

February 03, 2021March 20, 2021 | Arts & Museum Exhibits

Le’Andra LeSeur, Bucknell’s 2021 Ekard Artist-in-Residence, works with video, installation, photography, painting, and performance. Her work celebrates blackness, contemplates the experience of invisibility, and seeks to dismantle stereotypes surrounding Black female identity.

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Ken Friedman: 92 Events on Exhibit at the Samek Art Museum

February 03, 2021March 20, 2021 | Arts & Museum Exhibits

From conceptual artist and previous director of Fluxus-West, Ken Friedman, this body of work comes from a time when artists around the globe struggled to free themselves from the idea of the artwork as a unique object and the idea of the artist as genius.

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Making Histories

February 17, 2021April 03, 2021 | Arts & Museum Exhibits

Making Histories - artifacts from the ancient world donated by retired Bucknell professor, James Turnure, and modern artworks from Bucknell president emeritus, Dennis O’Brien.

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Art Experiences from the Exchange Gallery

February 22, 2021May 31, 2021 | Arts & Museum Exhibits

Visit the Exchange Gallery. Shows feature work by artists of all ages and levels of experience from throughout the Susquehanna River Valley. The Exchange also offers opportunities to interact with art online.

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5th Annual High School Juried Art Show

March 05, 2021 | Arts & Museum Exhibits

Talented young adult artists from area high schools will be showcased in this exclusive juried art exhibition. Photography, drawing, painting and collage are all part of the fun. Prizes awarded to top-scoring artists.

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2021 Ekard Artist in Residence Le’Andra LeSeur Virtual Gallery Tour

March 16, 2021 | Arts & Museum Exhibits

Artist and Bucknell alum Le’Andra LeSeur gives a virtual walkthrough of her exhibition Le’Andra LeSeur: In Reverence, as she provides insight into her artworks, background, and experiences.

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Susquehanna Greenway Partnership Photo Contest Exhibit

March 31, 2021April 30, 2021 | Arts & Museum Exhibits

Please join us in congratulating all of the winning photographers of the 9th Annual Susquehanna Greenway Photo Contest. This exhibit at the Exchange Gallery also includes entries from the 9th and 8th annual shows.

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Demonstrations, Lectures, Workshops

Second Saturdays Gardening Series

November 14, 2020April 10, 2021 | Demonstrations, Lectures, Workshops

Penn State Extension Master Gardeners of Montour and Northumberland Counties offer the Second Saturday Gardening Series, a winter gardening webinar series.

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Bucknell University 2021 Martin Luther King, Jr. Events

January 18, 2021March 31, 2021 | Demonstrations, Lectures, Workshops

Many of the events we have planned are virtual and open to the public. Please join us!

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Community Theatre League Actors Workshop

February 06, 2021March 15, 2021 | Demonstrations, Lectures, Workshops

The Community Theatre League will host an adult actors workshop, the "Actor's Scene Study" with Aaron White!

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SBDC Webinars & News

February 22, 2021March 31, 2021 | Demonstrations, Lectures, Workshops

The Bucknell University Small Business Development Center (SBDC) provides entrepreneurs with the education, information and consulting services they need to build successful businesses. **SBDC services continue via phone, email and webinar. Check website for COVID-19 information, upcoming webinars and loan assistance programs

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Adult and Teen Programming at the West End Library

March 01, 2021March 31, 2021 | Demonstrations, Lectures, Workshops

Happenings at the West End Library

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Adult & Teen Programming at the Herr Memorial Library

March 01, 2021March 31, 2021 | Demonstrations, Lectures, Workshops

Happenings at the Herr Library, Mifflinburg

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James Turnure Sit Down Interview (Virtual Event)

Former Acting Director of the Samek Art Museum and Samuel H. Kress Professor of Art History Emeritus Bucknell University, James Turnure, and Bucknell alum Julia Carita explore Turnure’s recent donation to the Samek Art Museum of his Greek, Roman, and Egyptian antiquities, his 40-year tenure at Bucknell, and his love of art history.

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Intro to Microsoft Excel – Online Program

Learn how to use Microsoft Excel from formatting cells to using formulas.

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Festivals & Fairs

St. Patty's Day Celebration in Shamokin

March 13, 2021 | Festivals & Fairs

Covered Bridge Brewhaus, GoShamokin and Northumberland County Council For The Arts and Humanities are hosting a St. Patty's Day party. 8th street will be blocked off for the event which will have music, dance arts and a band.

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Shamokin Warms My Heart

March 27, 2021 | Festivals & Fairs

Shamokin Warms My Heart is all about our small town! We have many hidden gems to be proud of within our community. We are taking this time to celebrate everything we have here.

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Food & Drink

Elizabeth's An American Bistro Indoor Dining, To-Go and Catering

February 22, 2021March 31, 2021 | Food & Drink

Elizabeth's offers an amazing lineup of Safe Indoor Dining Options, as well as To-Go, Catering and Dessert options inspired from our in-House menu. You and your loved ones can enjoy your favorite Elizabeth's American Bistro dishes, desserts and adult beverages safely at home!

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Fundraiser

ReImagine, ReFresh, RePurpose

February 18, 2021March 31, 2021 | Fundraiser

The project to ReImagine, ReFresh and RePurpose the Public Library for Union County includes an "Exploratorium," a sunlit room that will ignite imaginations by inviting children and families to explore and express themselves. Learn more about this project and how you can support it.

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Basket Raffle

March 08, 2021May 23, 2021 | Fundraiser

The West Beaver Veterans Memorial Pool will be holding an online basket raffle to benefit one of only a few free admission pools in the state.

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Holiday Happenings

Ard's Farm Easter Eggstravaganza

March 27, 2021 | Holiday Happenings

Join Ard's Farm for this special spring celebration! Our Eggstravaganza will feature an egg hunt, candy, kid's crafts, backyard games, live animals to pet and photograph, a visit from the Easter Bunny, and access to many of the Family Fun Park attractions you enjoy each Fall.

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In-Store Promotions and Sales

Shopping by Appointment at Penns Creek Pottery

January 06, 2021April 07, 2021 | In-Store Promotions and Sales

Penns Creek Pottery will be pleased to welcome shoppers by appointment only on Wednesdays and on Saturdays

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Lucky Green Sale at Pompeii Street Soap!

March 01, 2021March 31, 2021 | In-Store Promotions and Sales

$4 green soaps and 20% OFF oxide-rich essential oils through March 31st!

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The Cellars Third Annual Wedding Consignment Sale

Had a wedding last year? Sell your new or lightly-used wedding items at our third annual Wedding Consignment Sale! Planning a wedding this year? Stop by to checkout the great deals on recycled decor, dresses, and more!

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Spring Open House at the Emporium of the Samuel Aurand House

March 20, 2021March 21, 2021 | In-Store Promotions and Sales

Join us for a weekend of fun and great ideas with new decorative ideas for Spring and Easter, "Pick an egg discounts", refreshment gift bags, and door prizes. Plus purchase homemade Easter candy from a local candy maker.

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Just for Kids

BSA Scout Programming at Lincoln Caverns

September 22, 2020April 30, 2021 | Just for Kids

Committed to educate, fascinate & inspire Scouts of all ages in a safe & secure environment! Lincoln Caverns welcomes Scouts of all ages for individual customized programs year round, subject to date availability. Choose from any of our official Adventures, Science NOVAS or Merit Badges. Cub Packs with multiple age levels will enjoy our Going Batty or Junior Cave Explorer Patch Programs. Give us a call today at 814.643.0268 to plan a custom program for your Pack or Troop!

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Youth Art Contest

January 01, 2021July 31, 2021 | Just for Kids

Our 28th Annual NSCNA Youth Art Contest is OPEN NOW!! This year’s youth art contest encourages entrants to take a step back and focus on an entire habitat, rather than a specific animal—we’re talking about ecosystems!

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NED Talks from the Ned Smith Center for Nature & Arts

January 01, 2021March 31, 2021 | Just for Kids

Dive head first into discovery and exploration of the world around us with NED Talks from the Ned Smith Center for Nature and Art.

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Heat Wave Weekend at Clyde Peeling's Reptiland

February 13, 2021March 21, 2021 | Just for Kids

It may be frigid outside this time of year, but we’re heating things up at the zoo with our NEW Heat Wave Weekends! Join us on select weekends this winter to enjoy specialty shows featuring animals from warm climates.

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Children's Programming at the West End Library

February 27, 2021March 31, 2021 | Just for Kids

Fun for children at the West End Library

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Children's Programming at the Herr Memorial Library

March 01, 2021March 31, 2021 | Just for Kids

Fun for children at the Herr Memorial Library

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Children's Programming at the Public Library for Union County

March 01, 2021March 31, 2021 | Just for Kids

Fun for children at the Public Library for Union County

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5th Annual High School Art Show Open House

March 05, 2021 | Just for Kids

Talented young adult artists from area high schools will be showcased in this exclusive juried art exhibition. Photography, drawing, painting and collage are all part of the fun. Prizes awarded to top-scoring artists.

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Virtual Family Variety Night

March 06, 2021 | Just for Kids

BVRA will host the 6th Annual Gala virtually featuring a BVRA Family Variety Show on Zoom that will spotlight local talent from throughout the region.

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Children's Fractur Workshop at the Taber Museum

March 13, 2021 | Just for Kids

The Thomas T. Taber Museum of the Lycoming County Historical Society will be hosting a workshop for children focusing on the colonial craft of fraktur. Pre-registration is required and the workshop will be limited to twenty-five children. The workshop is free and open to the public.

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Clyde Peeling's Reptiland Creature Feature! Two-Toed Sloth

March 13, 2021 | Just for Kids

Reptiland has partnered with Lake Tobias Wildlife Park to bring you face-to-face with fascinating species not normally exhibited here at Reptiland. See these animals up-close and learn about them from knowledgeable experts.

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Rain to Drain: Slow the Flow--A live hands-on educational webinar for youth

March 27, 2021 | Just for Kids

Free online educational event exploring how the built environment in our communities--buildings, roads, and other impermeable surfaces--affects the quality of rainwater runoff that enters our streams.

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Live Music

Weis Center for the Performing Arts (UPDATE 7.6.2020)

July 06, 2020March 31, 2021 | Live Music

Weis Center’s Fall 2020 season has officially been CANCELLED. Meanwhile, please connect with us on Facebook and Instagram. Each week, we post a new “Weis Center Sessions” video, featuring a member of the Bucknell community on the Weis Center stage. Videos will primarily feature live music and poetry readings; we hope they bring you comfort and inspiration during these challenging times.

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Lodging Promotions and Packages

Cycling Weekend in the Susquehanna River Valley

December 01, 2020May 31, 2021 | Lodging Promotions and Packages

The SRVVB has worked with the producers of unPAved in the SRV to create a one of a kind package for cyclists that spend a weekend or longer in the SRV.

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Miscellaneous

Nomad Distilling Co. Wedding Giveaway

February 17, 2021March 08, 2021 | Miscellaneous

Nomad Distilling Co. has partnered with some great local vendors to give.away.a.wedding! We are taking the stress away from planning a wedding, and providing you the venue, food, beverage, flowers, hair & makeup from Salon Magnolias, photography from Emily Kane Photography, and music.

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Outdoor Adventure

Shamokin Open Portal from AOAA into Town

October 09, 2020June 27, 2021 | Outdoor Adventure

Off Road Vehicles are allowed to ride into downtown Shamokin. The City of Shamokin welcomes riders from the Anthracite Outdoor Adventure Area (AOAA) to ride into town for dining and shopping. Fridays through Sundays, 10am-3:30pm.

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Winter Camping at Yogi at Shangri-La

November 01, 2020March 31, 2021 | Outdoor Adventure

Book up to 1 year ahead!! Camping season doesn't have to end with summer! Enjoy winter fun too at Yogi at Shangri-La!

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Lincoln Caverns Adventures

January 01, 2021August 31, 2021 | Outdoor Adventure

Lincoln Caverns, where science, adventure & discovery are NATURALLY FUN, offers a memorable experience for visitors of all ages. Cavern Tours - Panning for REAL gems - Nature Trails & Picnic Spots - Gift Shop featuring RAYSTOWN ROCKS

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Owens Farm Lambing Clinic

March 20, 2021 | Outdoor Adventure

Lambing is the most critical time of year in the sheep business. Registration is now open for our annual Lambing Clinic, a learning day for sheep owners present or future.

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Ducks & Geese of the Susquehanna

March 21, 2021 | Outdoor Adventure

Join our seasoned, bird-watching volunteers along the banks of the Susquehanna River during our annual waterfowl survey.

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Theatre, Cinema & Dance Events

Weis Center Streams: Five Free Virtual Performances

January 22, 2020April 11, 2021 | Theatre, Cinema & Dance Events

Weis Center for the Performing Arts Announces Weis Center Streams: Five Free Virtual Performance Offerings

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RiverStage Community Theatre 2020-2021 Shows

November 06, 2020August 31, 2021 | Theatre, Cinema & Dance Events

NEW! 2020-21 Season Due to the novel coronavirus COVID-19 pandemic, the last two shows in our 2019-2020 subscription season (12 Angry Men, Spamalot) were postponed to this new 2020-21 season. Thank you for all your support as we get ready for a terrific new year!

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Community Theatre League 2020-2021 Season

January 23, 2021November 15, 2021 | Theatre, Cinema & Dance Events

Williamsport Community Theatre League Brings Broadway Quality Plays, Musicals & Concerts to Central PA

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Happenings at the Historic Campus Theatre

February 19, 2021March 31, 2021 | Theatre, Cinema & Dance Events

Movie Rentals New Release Rental: Atlantis Giclee Print: "It's a Wonderful Life" Monthly Memberships

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Virtual Movie Trivia with the Campus Theatre

Join the Campus Theatre on Zoom for a fun-filled evening of movie trivia while supporting our historic non-profit movie theatre!

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CTL Presents "Bridges of Madison County"

March 04, 2021March 06, 2021 | Theatre, Cinema & Dance Events

A moving love story about a photographer on assignment to shoot the historic bridges of Madison County. He meets a housewife, whose husband and children are away on a trip, and the film traces a brief affair of two soul mates who have met too late.

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Weis Center Streams: Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center Front Row National (Virtual Classical Performance)

7:30 p.m. FREE but registration is required by calling 570-577-1000 or online at Bucknell.edu/BoxOffice Weis Center Streams: Alessio Bax & Lucille Chung (pianos)

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Winery/Brewery Events

Nomad Distilling Co. Wedding Giveaway

February 17, 2021March 08, 2021 | Winery/Brewery Events

Nomad Distilling Co. has partnered with some great local vendors to give.away.a.wedding! We are taking the stress away from planning a wedding, and providing you the venue, food, beverage, flowers, hair & makeup from Salon Magnolias, photography from Emily Kane Photography, and music.

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St. Patty's Day Party at Covered Bridge Brewhaus and Downtown Shamokin

March 13, 2021 | Winery/Brewery Events

Covered Bridge Brewhaus, GoShamokin and Northumberland County Council For The Arts and Humanities are hosting a St. Patty's Day party. 8th street will be blocked off for the event which will have music, dance arts and a band.

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