Jun
5
Wed
Quilt show opens at Packwood House Museum
Jun 5 – Oct 5 all-day

More than 50 one-of-a-kind quilts – many never publicly viewed – are now on display at the Packwood House Museum. The 2019 show, Made in Union County, opened June 5 and continues through October 5. This exhibit features more than 50 hand-crafted quilts, ranging from small wall hangings to bed quilts, with many dating back to the second half of the 19th century.

“We are excited to share these beautiful and historic fiber arts from the Museum’s collection with the public,” said Christine Sperling, PhD., exhibit chair.  “Visitors from around the region are encouraged to come to the Packwood House Museum to view this outstanding display of regional craftsmanship.”

Included in the show is also a display of vintage clothing and artifacts from the museum’s collection.

Admission is $10 for a self-guided gallery tour of 30 quilts and an additional $5 for the guided once daily (at 1 pm) tour of the Packwood House which is filled with original furnishings and another 20+ quilts.

The Packwood House Museum, 15 N. Water St., Lewisburg is open Tuesday through Saturday, 10 am to 5 pm. For more information, last minute schedule changes, private events or to arrange a tour at a different time, go to packwoodhousemusuem.com or call 570-524-0323.

Jul
9
Tue
Millerstown Outdoor Flea Market and Craft Show
Jul 9 @ 7:00 am – Aug 24 @ 1:00 pm

Millerstown’s popular Annual Outdoor Flea Market and Craft Show will be held at the Millerstown Community Park,  110 W. Juniata Parkway near the Millerstown Swimming Pool from 7 a.m until 1 p.m.      Flea Market and collectibles vendors, Yard Sale individuals, Craft Vendors, Antique vendors, farm market and produce vendors, organizations and Businesses are all welcome to set up for the day with a nominal fee of just $10.  Over 100 vendors are expected.  No prior registration is required.  Set up after 5:30 a.m. on the morning of the show.  Rain date is August 31.  Food and beverage sales are reserved by the sponsoring organization, Millerstown Community Success, Inc.  For additional information, telephone  717 589-3598.

Jul
23
Tue
CAMP EXPRESSO!
Jul 23 all-day

Exciting changes are happening for Camp eXpresso!

The SVC is proud to announce that Susquehanna Valley Youth Chorale Music Director, Coleen Renshaw, will be the new camp Music Director.

Camp Dates for 2019:  July 22-26

Location – Central Oak Heights (COH), West Milton

The Camp eXpresso! experience challenges singers to balance the demands of singing well technically with the enjoyment of expressing their inner most artistic self. Camp is an excellent opportunity for budding young performers to gain the valuable learning tools for expressive and successful stage singing from our expert staff members. Activities will encourage communication and cooperation in a nurturing, engaging educational environment.

Campers will learn several full-ensemble, staged, choral pieces with our music director and expressive staging with a choreographer. Full day campers are treated to master classes presented by experts in the field of expressive singing, stage/mic use, performance techniques, Eco-Music, Yoga for Singers, etc. Also, full day campers work on small solo-ensemble projects with voice teachers for a more in depth one-on-one vocal training experience.

All campers are treated to an evening of dinner at the pavilion by the campfire and a song-filled campfire jam with special guest performers.

Camp includes HALF-DAY and FULL-DAY options and is open to any singer who has finished 3rd grade to those who are approaching 12th grade.

FREE Concert
Camp culminates into an wonderful performance in the beautiful COH outdoor Tabernacle.

SU Researchers to Teach Children About Creatures Found in River, Penns Creek
Jul 23 @ 9:15 am – 12:00 pm

WHAT: Susquehanna University’s Freshwater Research Institute will lead an educational program for children from Selinsgrove’s Regional Engagement Center.

WHEN:   Tuesday, July 23

9:15 a.m.—12 p.m.

WHERE:

 Boat launch

South Front Street

Isle of Que

DETAILS: Matt Wilson, a scientist with Susquehanna University’s Freshwater Research Institute, will lead an educational program for children from Selinsgrove’s Regional Engagement Center (The REC).

Wilson, along with several SU student researchers, will teach children in grades K-5 about aquatic insects and fish found in the Susquehanna River and Penns Creek.

This program is a continuation of others that Susquehanna’s Center for Environmental Education and Research has held for children from The REC. Previous educational programs have taken place at Susquehanna’s Campus Garden.

 

ROAR Vacation Bible School
Jul 23 @ 6:00 pm – 8:30 pm

Join us as we explore God’s goodness and celebrate a ferocious faith that powers us through this wild life!

Roar VBS will be held at Stonington Baptist Church, located just off Route 61 in Stonington.
We invite all kids from age 3 to entering 6th grade.
Please preregister at https://vbspro.events/p/stonington.
For more information, call 570-286-0105.

Youth Soccer Camp 2019- Sunbury City Church
Jul 23 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm

Discover your skills at the 2019 Youth Soccer Camp!

July 21-23 from 6 p.m.-7:30 p.m. at Kidsgrove Fields, Selinsgrove PA

Youth ages: 4-10!

To register go to: sunburycitychurch.com

Jul
24
Wed
CAMP EXPRESSO!
Jul 24 all-day

Exciting changes are happening for Camp eXpresso!

The SVC is proud to announce that Susquehanna Valley Youth Chorale Music Director, Coleen Renshaw, will be the new camp Music Director.

Camp Dates for 2019:  July 22-26

Location – Central Oak Heights (COH), West Milton

The Camp eXpresso! experience challenges singers to balance the demands of singing well technically with the enjoyment of expressing their inner most artistic self. Camp is an excellent opportunity for budding young performers to gain the valuable learning tools for expressive and successful stage singing from our expert staff members. Activities will encourage communication and cooperation in a nurturing, engaging educational environment.

Campers will learn several full-ensemble, staged, choral pieces with our music director and expressive staging with a choreographer. Full day campers are treated to master classes presented by experts in the field of expressive singing, stage/mic use, performance techniques, Eco-Music, Yoga for Singers, etc. Also, full day campers work on small solo-ensemble projects with voice teachers for a more in depth one-on-one vocal training experience.

All campers are treated to an evening of dinner at the pavilion by the campfire and a song-filled campfire jam with special guest performers.

Camp includes HALF-DAY and FULL-DAY options and is open to any singer who has finished 3rd grade to those who are approaching 12th grade.

FREE Concert
Camp culminates into an wonderful performance in the beautiful COH outdoor Tabernacle.

Lewisburg Arts Council – Lewistock
Jul 24 – Jul 30 all-day

The Lewisburg Arts Council is hosting a day-long music festival, Lewistock, on Saturday, August 24 to celebrate the 50th anniversary of both the Lewisburg Arts Council and of Woodstock! There will be more information coming soon, but for right now we would like to get a blurb out there about the availability of vendor spaces.

 

Our application deadine is August 12, so the sooner we can get information out to potential vendors, the better! This is a fundraiser for Friends of Music in the Park.

Summer History Camp at Priestley House @ Joseph Priestley House
Jul 24 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm

First through sixth graders may now register for Summer History Camp at the Joseph Priestley House in Northumberland.  The Joseph Priestley House will hold its camp from 9:00 a.m. to 12 noon on WednesdayThursday, and Friday, July 24, 25, and 26.  The theme is “Dr. Priestley in Northumberland.”  Jo Ann Long and volunteers have planned lots of interesting activities that will allow campers to become familiar with the Priestleys and how children were educated  in early America.  Crafts, games, stories, snack time, and visits with special guest presenters are part of each day’s activities.  The fee is $30.00 per child.  All campers must register in advance.  Enrollment is limited to 20 campers and the registration deadline is Monday, July 23.  For more information, please call 570-473-9474 or register online at http://www.josephpriestleyhouse.org/event/history-camp-at-priestley-house/

Wednesday After School Program in Milton
Jul 24 @ 3:30 pm – 6:00 pm

Jungle Teen Center-for Teens by Teens!
139 S. Front St. Milton PA 17847

Offering snack bar, pool tables, ping pong table, air hockey tables, Foosball tables, cable flat screen TV, Xbox’s, Wii, music and dance floor!!

Wednesday After School Program: Come down after school from 3:30-6pm FOR FREE and complete your homework with your peers or simply hang out!