Programs & Events Schedule

2020 Programs & Events at Pennypacker Mills
5 Haldeman Road
Schwenksville, PA 19473
610-287-9349
www.montcopa.org/pennypackermills          

Saturday, February 8th from 10:00 am to 12:00 pm
Victorian Valentines for Kids!
Spend a morning at the Mills making several wonderful Victorian Valentines. Refreshments included. Location: Classroom Bldg. Call to pre-register. No walk-ins. Snow date Sunday, February 9th at 1:00 pm. Deadline: Fri., Jan. 31. Call site to check availability.
Ages: 5 & up, accompanied by an adult; fee: $5 per child.

Sunday, March 1st at 1:00 pm
Talk: “Handicrafts in the Home”
Hear a special presentation on opening day of the new exhibit. See handicrafts made by the Pennypacker family from theorem paintings, embroidery pieces, quilts and more. Note: Talk will be held in second floor Gallery, which is not handicapped accessible.
All ages; suggested donation $2 per person.

Saturday, March 28th from 10:00 am to 2:00 pm
Workshop: Door Knob Basket
It doesn’t matter if this is your first basket or if you have made one before. This adorable door knob basket is meant to be hung from, well, a door knob or anything else you choose. It’s an easy basket to weave! You will learn how to square the bottom, twine, up stake, weave rows, lash on a rim and wrap a handle, all in one lesson. Moderate hand strength required. The basket measures 4.5” high, 6” wide and 4.5” deep. Location: Classroom Bldg. Deadline: Fri., March 13. Call site to check availability.
Ages: 15 & up; fee: $35/person, by pre-registration only. 

Saturday April 4th from 1:00 to 3:00 pm
Easter Workshop for Kids!
The fun starts when you walk through the door! Make several fun, vintage Easter and Spring crafts. We’ll also serve refreshments and play Bowling for Bunnies! Location: Classroom; call to check availability and pre-register. Deadline: Fri., March 27.
Ages: 5 & up, accompanied by an adult; fee: $5/child.

Saturday, April 11th from 10:00 am to 2:00 pm
Workshop: Door Knob Basket
It doesn’t matter if this is your first basket or if you have made one before. This adorable door knob basket is meant to be hung from, well, a door knob, or anything else you choose. It’s an easy basket to weave! You will learn how to square the bottom, twine, up stake, weave rows, lash on a rim and wrap a handle, all in one lesson. Moderate hand strength required. The basket measures 4.5” high, 6” wide and 4.5” deep. Location: Classroom; call site to check availability and pre-register. Deadline: Fri., March 13. Ages: 15 & up; fee: $35/person, by pre-registration only.