Programs & Events Schedule

2018 Programs & Events at Pennypacker Mills
5 Haldeman Road
Schwenksville, PA 19473
610-287-9349
www.montcopa.org/pennypackermills
              
Tuesday, November 20th to Sunday, January 6th, 2019 during regular museum hours
Holiday Tours
Take a tour through historic Pennypacker Mills for an unforgettable Victorian Christmas experience! Using vintage inspired ornaments, the Christmas traditions of the early 1900’s, and how the Pennypackers spent their holiday, the site creates a magical experience for visitors. All tours include a stop at the Museum Shop, which is stocked with unique Victorian inspired ornaments, gift items, books, children’s toys, and holiday sweets. Groups of 10 or more should contact the site to arrange for a group reservation. Closed Mondays & County holidays.
All ages; free, suggested donation $2 per person. 
 

2019 programs & Events at Pennypacker Mills

Saturday, January 12th from 10:00 am to 3:00 pm (Snow Date - Saturday, January 19th)
Woodstove Cooking Demonstration
See a demonstration of cooking and baking traditional American food in a wood-fired cast iron cookstove.
Stop by and see the demonstration and ask questions. The Pennypacker mansion will be open for tours. Location: Classroom Building.
All ages; free, suggested donation $2 per person.

Saturday, February 9th from 10:00 am to 12:00 pm
Valentine Workshop for Kids
Attend this fun workshop where we’ll create four Victorian themed Valentine crafts: a 3-D card, heart shaped sun catcher, a wood frame with poem; and a flower in hand gift! Refreshments provided. Location: Classroom Building.
Ages: 5+, accompanied by an adult; fee: $5 per child; pre-registration & payment required. Deadline Friday, February 1st. Valentine Workshop registration form

Saturday, March 9th, 16th, 23rd & 30th from 10:30 am to 11:30 am
Beginner Genealogy Classes
Join genealogist Rose Brown and participate in 4 one hour beginner classes which explore how participants can start tracing their ancestors. The program will include a talk about how, what, and where to find their information step by step, through interviewing family, visiting libraries, archives, cemeteries and the internet. Handouts provided. Limited enrollment, call today! Location: Classroom Building. Deadline Friday, March 1st.
Ages: Adults; fee $40 per person, pre-registration & payment required.  Genealogy Workshops registration form

Saturday, April 13th from 1:00 to 3:00 pm
Easter Workshop for Kids
It’s springtime and we’ve got four vintage inspired crafts for kids to make: decoupage eggs to hang; a 3-D butterfly and flower card; a cute bunny mask; and an adorable black & white spring lamb! Refreshments provided. Location: Classroom Building. Deadline Friday, April 5th.
Ages: 5+, accompanied by an adult; fee: $5 per child; pre-registration & payment required. Easter Workshop registration form