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Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures, History/Science
Ole Bull's Secret Railroad
Guest speaker Dave Castano, Potter County Historical Society President and Potter County Historian, will talk about the history of a secret railroad that ran in Potter County near Ole Bull State Park. Meet at the amphitheater.
Ole Bull State Park
Cross Fork, PA

Fri 8/23/19 at 8pm-9pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures, History/Science
Carrie Furnaces: The Next Generation
Join us for a look at the history of the preserved Carrie Furnaces through a series of artistic photos taken of the site. Program is held at the Campground Amphitheatre. Greenwood Furnace represents the iron furnace technology of the mid to late-19th centu...
Greenwood Furnace State Park
Huntingdon, PA

Sat 8/24/19 at 7:30pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures, History/Science
CCC Camp S-122 (Two Mile Run)
This program will involve examining structures at Kettle Creek State Park that the Civilian Conservation Corps constructed. Topics will include life during the Great Depression, the life of a CCC boy, and some of the other camps of the area. Meet at the ...
Kettle Creek State Park
Renovo, PA

Sat 8/24/19 at 3:30pm-4:30pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures, Social Event, Relationships
Parents of Addicted Loved Ones (PALS)
Parents of Addicted Loved-ones is a support group for parents helping parents. We meet every week to offer education and support, at no cost, for parents and family members who are dealing with a son, daughter or friend battling addiction. PAL can also hel...
Christ Community Church
State College, PA

Mon 8/26/19 at 6:30pm-8pm
Mon 9/2/19 at 6:30pm-8pm
Mon 9/9/19 at 6:30pm-8pm
Mon 9/16/19 at 6:30pm-8pm
Mon 9/23/19 at 6:30pm-8pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures, Computers/Technology, Health & Wellness/Nutrition
Environmental and Health Hazards of Smart Meters and 5G
The Sierra Club Moshannon Group will host this presentation by Dr. Tanya Slawecki.
State College Municipal Building
State College, PA

Tue 8/27/19 at 7pm-9pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures, Computers/Technology, Health & Wellness/Nutrition
The Dangers of Smart Meters and 5G
Dr. Tania Slawecki, a materials scientist at Penn State University, will discuss the health and environmental dangers of smart meters and 5G cellular networks. These are sources of non-ionizing radiation that can have severe health effects on humans, and ...
State College Borough Municipal Building
State College, PA

Tue 8/27/19 at 7pm-9pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures
Friday Night Star Hopping
Join the park naturalist on a trip through the night sky. This program will focus on learning how to use a star map, finding visible constellations and sharing some folklore and mythology about them, and also learning about a free program that you can down...
Ole Bull State Park
Cross Fork, PA

Fri 8/30/19 at 8pm-9pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures
Saturday Night Star Hopping
Join the park naturalist on a trip through the night sky. This program will focus on learning how to use a star map, finding visible constellations and sharing some folklore and mythology about them, and also learning about a free program that you can down...
Kettle Creek State Park
Renovo, PA

Sat 8/31/19 at 8pm-9pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures
Dutch Oven Cooking
Guest speakers Jan and John Halter from Lyman Run State Park's Friends Group will give an introduction into Dutch Oven cooking. The topics will include essential equipment, its history, correct care of cast iron, and cooking techniques. There will be sampl...
Ole Bull State Park
Cross Fork, PA

Sun 9/1/19 at 7:30pm-9pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures
Geocaching Games
Join park staff for a fun time of geocaching. There will be learning opportunities on marking and finding waypoints, on operating a handheld GPS, and more. GPS units will be provided by the park. This program is for people of all ages; however, children ...
Kettle Creek State Park
Renovo, PA

Mon 9/2/19 at 9:30am-10:30am
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures
Geocaching Games
Join park staff for a fun time of geocaching. There will be learning opportunities on marking and finding waypoints, on operating a handheld GPS, and more. GPS units will be provided by the park. This program is for people of all ages; however, children ...
Ole Bull State Park
Cross Fork, PA

Mon 9/2/19 at 1pm-2pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures
GriefShare Loss of a Spouse
Widowed? Help is here and hope is possible. Do you dread the lonely days and nights? Wonder what to do with your spouse’s belongings? Feel like your brain is in a fog? Unsure of how you’ll go on? At a Loss of a Spouse seminar you’ll discover: Other...
Christ Community Church
State College, PA

Wed 9/4/19 at 6:30pm-8pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures, Parents/Parenting
Everything You Need to Know About Parenting - Recommendations from a Professional Psychologist
Proper parenting is the key to your baby’s future success! In this lecture, I will talk about how to raise a truly healthy and happy baby. This lecture will be useful for you: if you have recently become parents, you have children for more than a year or y...
Annie Halenbake Ross Library
Lock Haven, PA

Tue 9/10/19 at 6pm-8pm
Tue 10/8/19 at 6pm-8pm
Tue 11/12/19 at 6pm-8pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures
Margaret Atwood: Live in Cinemas
On Tuesday, September 10, award-winning and bestselling author Margaret Atwood publishes worldwide her highly anticipated new novel – The Testaments – a sequel to her most celebrated work, The Handmaid’s Tale. In a unique live event on this momentous date,...
The State Theatre
State College, PA

Tue 9/10/19 at 7:30pm-9:30pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures
Divorce Care
Divorce Care is a friendly, caring group of people who will walk alongside you through one of life’s most difficult experiences. Don’t go through separation or divorce alone.
Christ Community Church
State College, PA

Wed 9/11/19 at 6:30pm-8pm
Wed 9/18/19 at 6:30pm-8pm
Wed 9/25/19 at 6:30pm-8pm
Wed 10/2/19 at 6:30pm-8pm
Wed 10/9/19 at 6:30pm-8pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures
Divorce Care for Kids
A DivorceCare for Kids (DC4K) group is a safe, fun place where your children can learn skills that will help them heal. DC4K groups blend, games, music, stories, videos and discussion to help kids process the divorce and move forward. Groups meet weekly an...
Christ Community Church
State College, PA

Wed 9/11/19 at 6:30pm-8pm
Wed 9/18/19 at 6:30pm-8pm
Wed 9/25/19 at 6:30pm-8pm
Wed 10/2/19 at 6:30pm-8pm
Wed 10/9/19 at 6:30pm-8pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures
GriefShare
The group meets weekly to offer empathy and support to people who have lost a loved one.
Christ Community Church
State College, PA

Wed 9/11/19 at 6:30pm-8pm
Wed 9/18/19 at 6:30pm-8pm
Wed 9/25/19 at 6:30pm-8pm
Wed 10/2/19 at 6:30pm-8pm
Wed 10/9/19 at 6:30pm-8pm
    

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