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Libraries exhibit '100 Years of the Pulitzers: Celebrating our Humanity'
The Penn State University Libraries’ new exhibit opening today (Dec. 12) commemorates the centennial anniversary of the Pulitzer Prize. Featuring Pulitzer-related materials from the University Libraries’ arts and humanities collections, “100 Years of the P...
Penn State University – Pattee Library Paterno Library
University Park, PA

Mon 2/20/17 - Wed 8/30/17
Art: Art Show, Mixed Media
Ruth Knowles and Mark Messenger
Ruth will be exhibiting eclectic shadow box art. Each box contains both artist-made raw materials and found, altered objects. The work is inspired by the artist’s observations of nature and by her life experiences. Mark has been creating and selling art...
The Gallery Shop
Lemont, PA

Mon 2/20/17 - Sat 2/25/17 at 10:30am-5:30pm
Art: Art Show
Lena Thynell Solo Exhibition. Paintings from Pennsylvania
Welcome to Lena Thynell solo exhibition at Schlow Library, February 1-28,2017. She will exhibit her watercolor paintings from Pennsylvania and our surrounding area. Some paintings are painted outdoors, "en plein air", some in her studio. Opening Reception...
Schlow Centre Region Library
State College, PA

Mon 2/20/17 - Tue 2/28/17
Special Event: Film, Talks/Lectures
Embrace film screening: Eating Disorder Awareness Week kickoff
Embrace is told from the point of view of Taryn Brumfitt as she traverses the globe talking to experts, women in the street, and well-known personalities about the alarming rates of body image issues that are seen in people of all body types. In her affabl...
Penn State University – HUB-Robeson Center
University Park, PA

Mon 2/20/17 at 6:30pm
Theater: Rock, Special Event, Musical
Green Day's American Idiot
This stage adaptation of Green Day's seventh album, released in 2004, centers on three disaffected young men, Johnny, Will, and Tunny. Johnny and Tunny flee a stifling suburban life and parental restrictions, while Will stays home to work out his relations...
Penn State School of Theatre – Playhouse Theatre
University Park, PA

Mon 2/20/17 - Fri 2/24/17 at 7:30pm
Sat 2/25/17 at 2pm and 7:30pm
Art: Experimental/Perf. Art
State of The Story: Loving Through It
Members of Centre Region come together for an evening of MOTH-style storytelling. Jacki Hunt and Jacki Naginey Hook navigate us through “Loving and Loss”.
The State Theatre
State College, PA

Mon 2/20/17 at 7pm
Art: Art Show, Museum, Prints
Unlikely Heroes: Selected Prints of Leonard Baskin
The American sculptor, illustrator, wood-engraver, printmaker, graphic artist, writer and teacher illustrated work for the poets Ted Hughes and Sylvia Plath, his work is in the collections of major museums around the country. Baskin revived ancient printma...
Southern Alleghenies Museum of Art
Johnstown, PA

Mon 2/20/17 - Fri 2/24/17 at 9am-5pm
Mon 2/27/17 - Fri 3/3/17 at 9am-5pm
Mon 3/6/17 - Fri 3/10/17 at 9am-5pm
Mon 3/13/17 - Fri 3/17/17 at 9am-5pm
Art: Poetry Reading/Spoken Word
Voices of Resistance
A free slam poetry connecting the struggles in the MIddle East to the tensions in the United States; featuring poetry from Penn State WORDS and poet, author and political commentator Remi Kanazi.
Penn State University – HUB-Robeson Center
University Park, PA

Mon 2/20/17 at 8:30pm-10pm
Special Event: Museum, Benefit/Fundraiser, Community Event, General
Attic Tag Sale
Packwood House Museum's most popular fundraiser, the annual Attic Tag Sale features an array of items ranging from books and baskets to jewelry, toys, kitchenware and more. Item donations are still being sought and will be acceptd trhough February 27.
Packwood House Museum
Lewisburg, PA

Tue 2/21/17 - Sat 2/25/17 at 10am-5pm
Tue 2/28/17 - Sat 3/4/17 at 10am-5pm
Art: Art Show, Museum, Photography
Eva Watson-Schutze: Pictorialist Portraits
Eva Watson-Schütze was affiliated with the Photo Secession, the organization of elite Pictorial photographers founded by Alfred Stieglitz in 1902. Watson came to Stieglitz’s attention in 1898, when her work was selected for exhibition in the First Philadel...
Penn State University – Palmer Museum
University Park, PA

Tue 2/21/17 - Sat 2/25/17 at 10am-4pm
Sun 2/26/17 at 12pm-4:30pm
Tue 2/28/17 - Sat 3/4/17 at 12pm-4:30pm
Sun 3/5/17 at 12pm-4pm
Tue 3/7/17 - Sat 3/11/17 at 12pm-4pm
Music: Rock
Geoff Tate
Best known for his work in the progressive metal group Queensryche, Geoff Tate expands his influences in other directions as as soloist. Tate's self-titled solo album, released in 2002, contains material that ranges from almost dance-oriented pop with Span...
The State Theatre
State College, PA

Tue 2/21/17 at 8pm
Art: Art Show, Mixed Media, Museum, Painting, Prints
The Influence of Place: Recent Lithography, Collage & Painting by Chuck Olson
Olson, an abstract painter and collage artist who teaches at Saint Francis University in Loretto, Pennsylvania, will show recent examples of his collages, paintings and prints. On view Fe. 10-June 17.
Southern Alleghenies Museum of Art
Altoona, PA

Tue 2/21/17 - Fri 2/24/17 at 10am-5pm
Sat 2/25/17 at 1pm-5pm
Tue 2/28/17 - Fri 3/3/17 at 10am-5pm
Sat 3/4/17 at 1pm-5pm
Tue 3/7/17 - Fri 3/10/17 at 10am-5pm
Art: Art Show, Museum, Painting
Kathleen Cochran Zimbicki: 45 Years of Color
Southern Alleghenies Museum of Art
Altoona, PA

Tue 2/21/17 - Fri 2/24/17 at 10am-5pm
Sat 2/25/17 at 1pm-5pm
Tue 2/28/17 - Fri 3/3/17 at 10am-5pm
Sat 3/4/17 at 1pm-5pm
Tue 3/7/17 - Fri 3/10/17 at 10am-5pm
Sports: Basketball
Men's Basketball: Purdue at Penn State
The Nittany Lions take on the visiting team from Purdue University in this college basketball matchup.
Penn State University – Bryce Jordan Center
University Park, PA

Tue 2/21/17 at 6pm
Special Event: Education
Open House at Young Scholars Charter School
Young Scholars of Central PA Charter School (YSCP), a no tuition public school for grades kindergarten to eighth grade, is hosting an open house on Tuesday, January 24th from 6:00 to 8:00 pm at the school. The open house is for prospective parents and the...
Young Scholars of Central PA Charter School
State College, PA

Tue 2/21/17 at 6pm-8pm
Thu 2/23/17 at 6pm-8pm
Dance: World Dance
Tango @ Webster's
Come on down to Webster's every Tuesday evening starting at 7:00pm for Argentine Tango! Enjoy the music, atmosphere, and dance of South America! **Class is free, however tips/donations are welcomed and appreciated.
Webster's Bookstore Cafe
State College, PA

Tue 2/21/17 at 7pm-8pm
Tue 2/28/17 at 7pm-8pm
Tue 3/7/17 at 7pm-8pm
Tue 3/14/17 at 7pm-8pm
Tue 3/21/17 at 7pm-8pm
Special Event: Special Event, Community Event
Appalachian Outdoors Pint Night
We're partnering with The North Face, Websters Bookstore and Cafe, Big Spring Distillery and Elk Creek Cafe and Aleworks for an evening filled with fun, food, drink, silent auction and giveaways! A $10 donation at the door receives a North Face stainless s...
Appalachian Outdoors
State College, PA

Wed 2/22/17 at 6pm-8pm
Special Event: Children, Family/Child, History/Science
Baby Explorers at Discovery Space
Every Wednesday 10:30-11am. Visit with your baby to explore science together through books and movement. Perfect for adults with a 6-month to 2-year-old child. Free with membership or paid admission.
Discovery Space of Central Pennsylvania
State College, PA

Wed 2/22/17 at 10:30am-11am
Wed 3/1/17 at 10:30am-11am
Wed 3/8/17 at 10:30am-11am
Wed 3/15/17 at 10:30am-11am
Wed 3/22/17 at 10:30am-11am
Special Event: Special Event
Film Screening Free to the Public
A screening of the award winning documentary film from the Martin Guitar Company..."Ballad of the Dreadnought" followed by a special presentation from Martin archivist Dick Boak and Penn State professor Jerry Zolten, both featured in the film. Narrated by...
Penn State University – Foster Auditorium
State College, PA

Wed 2/22/17 at 7pm-9pm
Special Event: Community Event
Pint Night
The North Face and Appalachian Outdoors, along with Big Spring Spirits and Elk Creek Cafe + Aleworks, bring you another fun filled night with food, beverage, fun, games, giveaways, and more! Benefits the Penns Valley Conservation Association! More infor...
Appalachian Outdoors
State College, PA

Wed 2/22/17 at 6pm-8pm
    

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