Feb 21 Wednesday
After collecting used book donations from community members for the past ten months for AAUW State College Used Book Sale, to be held May 11-14, 2024, the final day for accepting donations will be Tuesday, March 12.
The workshop is located at 2197 High Tech Road near University Park Airport. Donations may be made 24/7 into the outdoor blue bins. For special assistance with larger donations, the workshop will be open Mondays from 6-8 pm, and Tuesday and Wednesdays from 9:00am – 2:30pm.
To learn more about what books can and cannot be accepted, visit: https://aauwstatecollege.org/used_book_sale_donations/
Mark your calendar for the May sale, which will be held at the Penn State Snider Ag Arena. May 11-13 it will be held from 9 am- 8 pm each day, and on May 14, it will close an hour earlier, at 7:00 pm. Funds raised from the sale support local scholarships and programs that advance equity for women and girls. Thank you to all who donated books for this important event! Questions? Contact firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Kish and Art Alliance Community Gallery presents siblings John and Lesley Strother displaying their abstract prints, sculptures, graphics and acrylic painting from Feb. 2-26 during bank hours. Works are also available for sale through the Art Alliance of Central PA. March is Youth Art Month and will feature works by students in the State College Area School District as well as a display of Woodcarvings By Edgar Farmer. For more information: https://artallianceofcentralpa.org/
Science Adventures in Art | Best for ages 3-5 | Wednesdays 10:30a-11a | January 17 – May 15Whether you call it STEM or STEAM, the arts intertwine with science and engineering in the natural and human-made worlds. Join us for 30 minutes of creative activities for you and your child to do together.This preK program is free for members and a great place to meet other parents, grandparents, and caregivers of young children!
Discovery Space is a growing science center and makerspace based in State College. Our science center offers interactive STEM exhibits and hands-on programs in a fun learning environment. Our makerspace, The Rivet, helps our community build the skills to make or fix just about anything. Continually seeking to spark curiosity and creativity, we serve everyone from toddlers to seniors. Discovery Space of Central Pennsylvania is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit.For more information, please visit DiscoverySpace.org and TheRivet.org.
Kathryn Miller, local longarm quilter, will talk on "How to Prepare a Quilt for your Longarmer". This day gathering is held the 3rd Wed. of each month at Pine Hall Lutheran Church, 1760 West College, Ave., State College. Each month there is a different program. Come join us and spend some time with fellow quilters.
Gather your entire family for an exciting evening of STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts, Mathematics) exploration! Immerse yourselves in a variety of hands-on experiences, where interactive activities and captivating demonstrations await. From experiencing the latest technology to unraveling the science behind slime, there's something for everyone.
Admission is free, extending a warm welcome to PreK through 12th grade students and their families! Don't miss out on this enriching and fun-filled event!
Winter Line Dancing Classes starting Wednesday, January 10th, 2024. Same great instructor Deb Young, teaching the steps to dance to current and past country hits.
All ages are welcome to participate. Classes run for 10 weeks on Wednesday nights from 6-7pm in the gym. Registration covers the entire 10 sessions. Not wanting to commit to all 10 classes? Pay $10 for a single class any Wednesday night class is being held!
Registration Deadline for all 10 classes: Wednesday Jan. 3rd, 2024Costs:• Non-Member - $80 | 12 & Under - $40• Member - $60 | 12 & Under - $30• Single Class $10
Children under 12 must have a parent signature and phone number registered in order to participate and parents are required to stay at the MACC property during the class.
Phone number/email and payment are required at the time of registration.
Call the MACC to Register 570-658-2276.Let's dance and have fun one step at a time!
Join us for a performance featuring favorite Disney songs by the Penn State Thespians Society. Wear your jammies and enjoy the show!
Recommended for ages 3-8Registration not required
The February 2023 Nittany Mineralogical Society monthly meeting will feature a presentation of an epic true-life adventure story by one of our own society members, who spent 100 days in 2022 exploring the geology of our country by bicycle! Our own Mike Canich will present "Coast to Coast: A 100 day Adventure" on the people, places, and geology he saw on Trans American Bike Trail from Virginia to Oregon. The meeting will be at Boalsburg Fire Hall, Wednesday, Feb. 21. Social "hour" starts 7 PM, announcements at 7:45 PM and main program at 8 PM. Admission and parking are free. Open to all but parents/guardians must provide supervision of minors.
Feb 22 Thursday