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Special Event: Education, Tour, For the Family, Nature, General
Come to the Dark Side: Blacklight Adventures
Bring your sense of adventure & wonder to see Lincoln Caverns & Whisper Rocks as you've never seen them before! Start the evening with an informal presentation of our pre-tour program, An Introduction to Speleology - The Study of Caves. Afterwards, journ...
Lincoln Caverns
Huntingdon, PA

Wed 6/3/20 at 6pm-9pm
Wed 6/10/20 at 6pm-9pm
Wed 6/17/20 at 6pm-9pm
Wed 6/24/20 at 6pm-9pm
Wed 7/1/20 at 6pm-9pm
Special Event: Education, Social Event, General, Children, Community Event, Family/Child (Books)
Preschool Storytime
For preschool-aged children with an adult. Enjoy stories followed by related activities and interaction with peers. Some crafts and activities involve parts or directions not suitable for children under 3.
Holt Memorial Library
Philipsburg, PA

Wed 6/3/20 at 10:30am-11am
Wed 6/10/20 at 10:30am-11am
Wed 6/17/20 at 10:30am-11am
Wed 6/24/20 at 10:30am-11am
Special Event: Benefit/Fundraiser, Children, Community Event, Social Event
CANstruction State College
CANstruction State College is a unique charity event in which teams of architects, engineers, contractors, students, and local groups compete to build structures made entirely out of full cans of food. CANstruction events draw crowds, make headlines, raise...
State College Municipal Building
State College, PA

Thu 6/4/20 - Wed 6/10/20 at 9am-5pm
Special Event: Community Event
Creative Reuse at Scraps & Skeins
What is Scraps & Skeins: A Creative reuse store which through the rescue and resale of materials supports Strawberry Fields' programs.
Scraps & Skeins
State College, PA

Thu 6/4/20 at 10am-4pm
Tue 6/9/20 at 10am-4pm
Thu 6/11/20 at 10am-4pm
Tue 6/16/20 at 10am-4pm
Thu 6/18/20 at 10am-4pm
Special Event: Animals, Children, For the Family
Virtual Reptile Show
Jesse Rothacker and his reptiles from the Forgotten Friend Reptile Sanctuary will be presenting a special show live from Lancaster County! See these special creatures up close and ask Jesse questions about reptiles. Visit
Schlow Centre Region Library
State College, PA

Sat 6/6/20 at 11am-12pm
Special Event: Community Event
The Centre Region Model Investment Club
The Centre Region Model Investment Club (CRMIC) meets on the second Monday of each month (See Meeting Schedule ). The meetings are held at South Hills School of Business and Technology at 480 Waupelani Drive in State College, PA, from 6:30-8:30 p.m. Free...
South Hills School of Business & Technology
State College, PA

Mon 6/8/20 at 6:30pm-8:30pm
Mon 7/13/20 at 6:30pm-8:30pm
Mon 8/10/20 at 6:30pm-8:30pm
Special Event: Children, Family/Child (Books)
Mother Goose on the Loose
Weekly sessions of books, songs, rhymes, and activities for children and their caregivers.
Holt Memorial Library
Philipsburg, PA

Tue 6/9/20 at 10:30am-11am
Tue 6/16/20 at 10:30am-11am
Tue 6/23/20 at 10:30am-11am
Tue 6/30/20 at 10:30am-11am
Special Event: Education, Animals, Community Event, Social Event, General
Tail Waggin' Tutor
Know a struggling reader, or one who needs a little self-esteem boost? Improve reading skills by reading with our happy friend Faolin who has been trained through Therapy Dog International. This program, designed by TDI, states that “The main objective of ...
Centre County Library
Bellefonte, PA

Tue 6/9/20 at 3:30pm-5pm
Tue 6/16/20 at 3:30pm-5pm
Tue 6/23/20 at 3:30pm-5pm
Tue 6/30/20 at 3:30pm-5pm
Special Event: General
Bereavement Support Group
Family Hospice, Part of UPMC, offers a free monthly support group for people who have lost a loved one in the previous year. Contact Charlene Ebersole, bereavement secretary, at or 814-947-7060 to register. Tthose grieving are invited to...
Trinity Lutheran Church
State College, PA

Thu 6/11/20 at 2pm-3:30pm
Thu 7/9/20 at 2pm-3:30pm
Thu 8/13/20 at 2pm-3:30pm
Special Event: Food/Tasting, Benefit/Fundraiser
Chicken Bar B Q
Join the Logan's for another great year of Chicken BBQs. Enjoy a chicken half for $8 or a meal for $10 (chicken half, mac salad, beans, & a roll). Get yours before they're gone. it's the Logan's 150th anniversary this year — 150 years of volunteer service.
Logan Fire Company No. 1
Bellefonte, PA

Sat 6/13/20 at 10am
Sat 7/11/20 at 10am
Sat 8/1/20 at 10am
Special Event: Community Event
Flag Day Celebration
The State College Elks and local veteran’s organizations host a joint Flag Day and flag retirement ceremony on the grounds of the 28th Infantry Division Shrine. 6:00 p.m. 28th Division Shrine parade grounds.
Pennsylvania Military Museum
Boalsburg, PA

Sun 6/14/20 at 6pm
Special Event: Meeting
Class A Members Meeting
Immediately following the regular meeting.
American Legion Post 245
State College, PA

Thu 6/18/20 at 7pm
Thu 7/16/20 at 7pm
Thu 8/20/20 at 7pm
Special Event: Meeting
Sweet Grace Bereavement Group for Parents
This support group is for parents who have lost a child due to miscarriage, ectopic pregnancy, stillbirth, or any infant loss. Parents at any stage of loss are welcome to attend, whether it happened recently or many years ago.
Faith Baptist Church of State College
State College, PA

Thu 6/18/20 at 7pm-8:30pm
Special Event: Children, Children's Theatre, Puppet Theater
Virtual Adam Swartz Puppetry Workshop
Are you interested in learning more about the world of puppets? Join Adam to make your own eyeball puppet to practice manipulation. Plus, learn about the parts of a story and characters in order to improvise scenes and simple stories. Recommended for kids ...
Schlow Centre Region Library
State College, PA

Thu 6/18/20 at 2:30pm-3:30pm
Special Event: Fair/Festival
Central PA Theatre & Dance Festival
The Central PA Theatre & Dance Fest goes Virtual as we celebrate Arts for Everyone, June 19-21, 2020. Follow our website for the most up to date information
Martin Luther King Plaza
State College, PA

Fri 6/19/20 - Sun 6/21/20
Special Event: Children
Lecture/Movie: “The Bear that Inspired Winnie the Pooh”
Adopted by a Canadian Regimental Veterinarian before being shipped to England for service in World War One, this presentation and movie tells the story of the real bear at the London Zoo that inspired the author A.A. Milne. Donations encouraged for admiss...
Pennsylvania Military Museum
Boalsburg, PA

Sun 6/21/20 at 1:30pm
Special Event: Animals, Community Event, For the Family
Nittany Greyhounds Meet and Greet
The Nittany Greyhounds Meet & Greet event occurs every 4th Sunday from 11 am to 2 pm at Petco, 40 Colonnade Way, State College. They will have a table with information and greyhounds to interact with, including adoptable ex-racing greyhounds. For more info...
State College, PA

Sun 6/28/20 at 11am-2pm
Sun 7/26/20 at 11am-2pm
Sun 8/23/20 at 11am-2pm
Special Event: Education
Documentary Film: “The Battle of the Somme”
In 1916, a British War Office film crew documents the first days of this summer battle that lasted four months at the cost of more than one million killed and wounded. The film was rushed for release to the public in the hopes of boosting morale. Regular...
Pennsylvania Military Museum
Boalsburg, PA

Sun 7/5/20 at 0:23pm
Special Event: Meeting
Altoona Area Lyme Disease Support Group
Please note: The June 11 meeting has been cancelled. Check back for info about our July meeting. The Altoona Area Lyme Disease Support Group meets on the 2nd Thursday of each month (except no meeting in December) at 6:30 pm at Saint Rose of Lima Church Soc...
Saint Rose of Lima Church
Altoona, PA

Thu 7/9/20 at 6:30pm-8:30pm
Thu 8/13/20 at 6:30pm-8:30pm
Special Event: Community Event, Fair/Festival, Craft Show
People's Choice Festival of Pennsylvania Arts
Annual arts and crafts festival features the best of Central Pennsylvania’s artisans with food, fun and family entertainment in a park-like setting. Visit for more information. $5.00 for onsite parking.
Pennsylvania Military Museum
Boalsburg, PA

Thu 7/9/20 - Sun 7/12/20

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