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Special Event: Children, Community Event, For the Family, Gardening, Nature
Autumn Leaves and Pumpkins Please! A Virtual Family Discovery Day
Free Activities for Children of All Ages! Preschool through Upper Elementary! This virtual event offers loads of fun, family-friendly activities to celebrate autumn/fall in the garden. All virtual events are hosted through the Bellefonte Community Children...
Bellefonte Community Children's Garden
Bellefonte, PA

Thu 1/20/22 - Mon 1/31/22 at 8am-5pm
Special Event: Benefit/Fundraiser
Take-Out Soup Sale
Take-Out Soup Sale Thursday, January 20th 11:00AM-1:00PM Choice of: Vegetable Beef Ham & Bean Chicken Corn Chicken Noodle $7 quart $2 slice of pie $1 2/rolls Pre-orders strongly encour...
Howard United Methodist Church
Howard, PA

Thu 1/20/22 at 11am-1pm
Special Event: Gardening, Nature
Winter Seed Sowing Workshop (The Arboretum at Penn State)
Are you missing your garden and eager to get your hands back in the soil? Do you want to get a head start without spending too much money? Learn how to start a variety of seeds using a simple, low-cost, outdoor method that recycles everyday items. Winter S...
H.O. Smith Botanic Gardens in The Arboretum at Penn State
University Park, PA

Sat 1/22/22 at 10am-11:30am
Special Event: Children
World Stories Alive
Experience songs and stories in a featured language! Fun for speakers of all languages, including English! Recommended for children ages 3-8 and their families. Today's featured language is Italian. Registration required. Limit: ...
Schlow Centre Region Library
State College, PA

Sat 1/22/22 at 10am-10:30pm
Special Event: Children
Toddler Learning Centre (Session 1)
Join us in the Downsbrough Community Room - a place for you to play with your child and talk with other parents, and learn from an early childhood specialist from Strawberry Fields. Starts on January 24, 2022 at 9:30am and runs for 5 weeks. Each TLC cla...
Schlow Centre Region Library
State College, PA

Mon 1/24/22 at 9:30am-10:30am
Mon 1/31/22 at 9:30am-10:30am
Mon 2/7/22 at 9:30am-10:30am
Mon 2/14/22 at 9:30am-10:30am
Mon 2/21/22 at 9:30am-10:30am
Special Event: Children
Baby & Me Lapsit
Sweet stories, songs, and lapsit rhymes - a playtime just for baby and grown-up. Tuesdays at 9:30am January 25 February 1 February 8 February 15   Ages: Newborn to 14 months Where: Downsbrough Community Room Limit: 10 Registrations open on Ja...
Schlow Centre Region Library
State College, PA

Tue 1/25/22 at 9:30am-10am
Tue 2/1/22 at 9:30am-10am
Tue 2/8/22 at 9:30am-10am
Tue 2/15/22 at 9:30am-10am
Special Event: Children
Baby & Me Movers
Stories, songs, and lots of movement - a storytime for babies on the go and their grown-up. Tuesdays at 10:30am January 25 February 1 February 8 February 15   Ages: 15 to 24 months Where: Downsbrough Community Room Limit: 10 Registrations ope...
Schlow Centre Region Library
State College, PA

Tue 1/25/22 at 10:30am-11am
Tue 2/1/22 at 10:30am-11am
Tue 2/8/22 at 10:30am-11am
Tue 2/15/22 at 10:30am-11am
Special Event: Children
3s, 4s, & 5s Storytime (Session 1)
We love stories! Join us for stories, songs, flannelboards, and more. Session 1 registrations begin Monday, January 3 at 9am. Wednesdays at 10:30am January 26 February 2 February 9 February 16   Downsbrough Community Room Limit: 10
Schlow Centre Region Library
State College, PA

Wed 1/26/22 at 10:30am-11am
Wed 2/2/22 at 10:30am-11am
Wed 2/9/22 at 10:30am-11am
Wed 2/16/22 at 10:30am-11am
Special Event: Children
Tales for Twos (Session 1)
Singing, dancing, fingerplays, and stories - a fun time for you and your toddler. Session 1 registrations begin Monday, January 3 at 9am. Wednesdays at 9:30am January 26 February 2 February 9 February 16   Downsbrough Community Room Limit: 1...
Schlow Centre Region Library
State College, PA

Wed 1/26/22 at 9:30am-10am
Wed 2/2/22 at 9:30am-10am
Wed 2/9/22 at 9:30am-10am
Wed 2/16/22 at 9:30am-10am
Special Event: Animals, Class/Workshop, Community Event
Community Nature Journaling
Join Shaver’s Creek staff for a free, in-person, and socially distanced morning of nature journaling. This month’s Community Nature Journaling focus will be… a visit to the PSU Bird Specimen Collection! Preserved specimens provide us with a unique oppor...
Penn State University – Forest Resources Building
University Park, PA

Sat 1/29/22 at 10am-12pm
Special Event: Community Event, Tag Sale
Curtin United Church's Annual Yard-N-Bake Sale
February 11 – 12, 2022 Friday, 8 a.m. – 4 p.m. (Extended hours for Friday only upon request) Saturday 8 a.m. – 1 p.m. Various Baked Goods and Soups will be available as well as Sloppy Joes, Hotdog’s w/kraut or chili sauce Free Coffee/Tea/Hot Cocoa ...
Curtin United Methodist Church
Howard, PA

Fri 2/11/22 at 8am-4pm
Sat 2/12/22 at 8am-1pm
Special Event: Children
Free Developmental Screenings
Curious about your child's developmental progress? Evaluations are administered by certified therapists from local early intervention agencies.  Downsbrough Community Room. No registration is necessary, but children will be evaluated on a first-come...
Schlow Centre Region Library
State College, PA

Fri 2/11/22 at 9:30am-12pm
Special Event: Community Event, Class/Workshop
Lost and Found: Ecological Mourning and Making Amends
Join special guests Joshua Trey Barnett, Talley V. Kayser, and Ian Marshall as they present their work around the topic of ecological mourning, followed by an opportunity to engage in a discussion about our ecological state as it is right now. Joshua Tr...
Shaver's Creek Environmental Center
Petersburg, PA

Sat 2/12/22 at 2pm-3:30pm
Special Event: Animals, Children, Community Event
Superb Owl Celebration
What a hoot — back by popular demand is our Superb Owl Celebration! Volunteers Rodney Brubaker and Carolyn Muse will offer an indoor slide show, discussing owl habitats, prey choices, hunting strategies, nighttime adaptations, and their presence in popular...
Shaver's Creek Environmental Center
Petersburg, PA

Sat 2/12/22 at 6pm-7:30pm
Special Event: Children's Theatre
Blippi the Musical
Blippi the Musical brings the energetic and loveable character Blippi off the screen and onto the stage with world-class production, audience engagement and amazing music. Children from the ages of 2 to 7 years old across the world have quickly taken a lik...
Cambria County War Memorial
Johnstown, PA

Wed 2/16/22 at 6pm
Special Event: Children
World Stories Alive
Experience songs and stories in a featured language! Fun for speakers of all languages, including English!  Today's featured language is Spanish.  Registration required. Limit: 10. Presented in partnership with Penn State Center for Language Sci...
Schlow Centre Region Library
State College, PA

Sat 2/19/22 at 10am-10:30am
Special Event: Children
Elementary Explorers
Join Discovery Space to explore chemistry and learn about acids and bases! Registration required. Limit: 10 Registrations open on February 1, 2022 - 9:00am.
Schlow Centre Region Library
State College, PA

Sat 2/26/22 at 10am-11am
Special Event: Children
Virtual Meet the Author: Erin Entrada Kelly
Meet Erin Entrada Kelly, author of popular books like "We Dream of Space," "Lalani of the Distant Sea," "The Land of Forgotten Girls" and more. Learn about her life as a popular children's book author. There will also be time for questions.  Registra...
Schlow Centre Region Library
State College, PA

Sat 2/26/22 at 2:30pm-3:30pm
Special Event: Children
Dash Robotics
Learn basic coding principles while working with adorable robots. We’ll spend time with coding in the Wonder app and end with catapult fun! Participants must be able to read independently. Downsbrough Community Room Registration required. Limit: 5...
Schlow Centre Region Library
State College, PA

Mon 2/28/22 at 10am-11am
Special Event: Animals, Community Event, Film, Nature
Movie Screening: the Lost Bird Project
Gone and nearly forgotten in extinction, the Labrador Duck, the Great Auk, the Heath Hen, the Carolina Parakeet, and the Passenger Pigeon leave holes not just in the North American landscape but in our collective memories. Moved by their stories, sculptor ...
Penn State University – Thomas Building
University Park, PA

Wed 3/2/22 at 7pm-9pm
    

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