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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-Paterno Libraries
University Park, PA

Wed 8/23/17 - Wed 8/30/17
Special Event: General, Community Event, Education, For the Family
“ABC: An Abecedarium from the 15th to the 21st Century,” a Penn State University Libraries Exhibit
The exhibit explores typography, calligraphy and the re-imaging of letters throughout history.Located in the Eberly Family Special Collections Library in the Paterno Library. For more information or for questions about accommodations provided for this exhi...
Penn State University – Pattee-Paterno Libraries
University Park, PA

Wed 8/23/17 - Sun 9/10/17
Special Event: General
Centre County Women in the American Red Cross - Celebrating a Centennial
As we celebrate the Centennial of the Centre Communities Chapter of the American Red Cross, it is fitting that we highlight the role's of Hilda Patton Thompson and her sister Alice Irvin Thompson that spanned over WWI and WWII. Hilda and Alice Thompson...
Centre Furnace Mansion
State College, PA

Wed 8/23/17 at 1pm-4pm
Fri 8/25/17 at 1pm-4pm
Sun 8/27/17 at 1pm-4pm
Wed 8/30/17 at 1pm-4pm
Fri 9/1/17 at 1pm-4pm
Special Event: Community Event
Free U - Standing Stone Trail: a Hidden Gem
Join us for an evening with the Standing Stone Trail Club - What is the Standing Stone Trail, a gem in State College's backyard, and learn why it was named 2016 Trail of the Year - Tips for hiking the Standing Stone Trail - Hikes for beginne...
Appalachian Outdoors
State College, PA

Wed 8/23/17 at 7pm-8pm
Special Event: Food/Tasting
Plow to Plate Harvest Dinner
State College’s finest chefs will teamg up with local food producers to celebrate the bounty of the harvest at the 2017 Plow to Plate dinner. Sponsored by the Friends & Farmers Food Co-Op and Mt. Nittany Winery, the event will feature 11 local chefs' sma...
Mount Nittany Vineyard & Winery
Centre Hall, PA

Wed 8/23/17 at 5pm-8:30pm
Special Event: History/Science, For the Family, Antiques
Visit the Centre Furnace Mansion
The Mansion, which served as the ironmaster’s residence for Centre Furnace, has been restored and furnished to reflect the period of residency (1842-1891) of ironmaster Moses Thompson and his family. In 1855, Moses Thompson and business partner James Irvin...
Centre Furnace Mansion
State College, PA

Wed 8/23/17 at 1pm-4pm
Fri 8/25/17 at 1pm-4pm
Sun 8/27/17 at 1pm-4pm
Wed 8/30/17 at 1pm-4pm
Fri 9/1/17 at 1pm-4pm
Special Event: History/Science, For the Family, Antiques
Visit the Centre Furnace Mansion
The Mansion, which served as the ironmaster’s residence for Centre Furnace, has been restored and furnished to reflect the period of residency (1842-1891) of ironmaster Moses Thompson and his family. In 1855, Moses Thompson and business partner James Irvin...
Centre Furnace Mansion
State College, PA

Wed 8/23/17 at 1pm-4pm
Fri 8/25/17 at 1pm-4pm
Sun 8/27/17 at 1pm-4pm
Wed 8/30/17 at 1pm-4pm
Fri 9/1/17 at 1pm-4pm
Special Event: General
Comics Club
Come in every Thursday to celebrate and create comic books. For comic artists & fans! The club meets every Thursday. Come in to discuss comics, draw, write, or collaborate. The last meeting of each month features a guest artist.
Schlow Centre Region Library
State College, PA

Thu 8/24/17 at 3:30pm-5pm
Thu 8/31/17 at 3:30pm-5pm
Special Event: Animals, Nature
Salamander Safari
This is a DiscoverE Program for Hide'n Seekers (Ages 4-5) and Outdoor Explorers (Ages 6-8). There will be a search for some of the different salamanders that call Kettle Creek State Park home. The program will consist of a story, exploration, and a craft...
Kettle Creek State Park
Renovo, PA

Thu 8/24/17 at 1:30pm-3:30pm
Special Event: Animals, Nature
Salamander Safari
This is a DiscoverE Program for Hide'n Seekers (Ages 4-5) and Outdoor Explorers (Ages 6-8). There will be a search for some of the different salamanders that call Ole Bull State Park home. The program will consist of a story, exploration, and a craft. M...
Ole Bull State Park
Cross Fork, PA

Thu 8/24/17 at 10am-12pm
Special Event: Animals, Nature
Busy Beavers
This program involves a walk to see a community that the beavers of Ole Bull State Park created. Some of the topics will include their adaptations, their diet, and a little bit of their history. Meet at the park office.
Ole Bull State Park
Cross Fork, PA

Fri 8/25/17 at 3:30pm-4:30pm
Special Event: Animals, Nature
Katydid Cadence
Ever hear a katydid sing? Or maybe you heard a katydidn't. Come on over to Ole Bull State Park and learn about these fascinating insects and also why they are singing at night. Meet at the amphitheater.
Ole Bull State Park
Cross Fork, PA

Fri 8/25/17 at 8pm-9pm
Special Event: Community Event, Health & Wellness/Nutrition
State College’s Free Yoga Community Week @ Lila Yoga!
Celebrate the awesomeness of YOGA, MUSIC, FOOD, and our colorful State College Community. 30+ FREE Community Yoga Classes + Live Music + Great Food. It's a great time to congregate, practice yoga, share stories, laugh, cry, have fun, love, mediate, share g...
Lila Yoga Studies
State College, PA

Fri 8/25/17 - Thu 8/31/17 at 8am-9am
Special Event: Animals
Wiscoy's 22nd Annual Ice Cream Social for Dogs
Calling all dogs, bring your owner on a leash to Wiscoy For Animals every Friday in August and enjoy our homemade ice cream treat.
Wiscoy Pet Food Co.
State College, PA

Fri 8/25/17 at 6pm-8pm
Special Event: Tour, History/Science, Education
AUGUST Guided Tour Weekends
AUGUST All Month - Guided Tour Weekends - Receive a personal guided tour for the regular admission price on Saturdays and Sundays. 1:00 p.m.
Pennsylvania Military Museum
Boalsburg, PA

Sat 8/26/17 at 1pm-2pm
Sun 8/27/17 at 1pm-2pm
Special Event: Animals, Nature
Busy Beavers
Come learn more about one of the largest rodents in the United States: the beaver. Topics will include diet, anatomy, building habits, among other topics. Meet at the Nature Center.
Kettle Creek State Park
Renovo, PA

Sat 8/26/17 at 3:30pm-4:30pm
Special Event: Gaming
Chess Club
Join a game. Learn new tactics. Make new friends. The Chess Club is back! Come to Schlow every Saturday to join people of all ages for games and lesson
Schlow Centre Region Library
State College, PA

Sat 8/26/17 at 2pm-4pm
Special Event: Benefit/Fundraiser
Garage Sale
Baked goods, plants, books, CDs, children's clothes (Toddler sizes only), dishes and collectibles, costume jewelry, small appliances, small furniture, sports equipment, tools, toys
St. Paul's United Methodist Church
State College, PA

Sat 8/26/17 at 8am-1pm
Special Event: Benefit/Fundraiser
Garage Sale
Baked goods, plants, books, CDs, children's clothes (Toddler sizes only), dishes and collectibles, costume jewelry, small appliances, small furniture, sports equipment, tools, toys
St. Paul's United Methodist Church
State College, PA

Sat 8/26/17 at 8am-1pm
Special Event: Community Event, Food/Tasting, For the Family
Greek Festival
The 2017 Greek Festival is set for Saturday, August 26 from 11:00 am until 7:00 pm at the Holy Trinity Greek Orthodox Church in Altoona parking lot (1433 13th Ave.). Enjoy Greek food and pastries, live music and dancing, kids arts and crafts, and a bounce ...
Holy Trinity Greek Orthodox Church
Altoona, PA

Sat 8/26/17 at 11am-7pm
    

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