Create an Account - Increase your productivity, customize your experience, and engage in information you care about.
June 22, 2019, 11:00 AM - 3:00 PM @ Pottsgrove Manor
Learn about the colonial way of making beer, cider, and spirits. Living Historians will be demonstrating and discussing the techniques needed to produce these daily beverages of 18th century life. Home brewed beer and ciders, along with distilled alcohols, were a staple of colonial kitchens. Find out how distilled spirits were used for more than a drink but as medicine and cleaning supplies from Clarissa Dillon, PhD. Pop in on brewer, Michael Carver, as he prepares an 18th century style beer in the reproduction kitchen. Discover the refreshing and well researched 18th century ciders from Damian Siekonic of Blackledge Winery. Find out about making historic alcohol from demonstrations and presentations on spirits at 11:30am, beer at 12:30pm, and cider at 1:30pm. Those over 21 can also try samples from Blackledge Winery’s line of historic ciders and meads, and distilled spirits from Clarissa Dillon. Refresh your knowledge of history with these historic beverages at Pottsgrove Manor!
June 23, 2019, 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM @ Pennypacker Mills
Batter up! Join us for an afternoon of vintage base ball as the Athletic Base Ball Club of Philadelphia plays against a team from the Mid-Atlantic Base Ball League. Watch as the teams run a “four baser” or home run and more. Kids can play Town Ball too. Food vendor available.
June 21, 2019, 8:30 PM @ Meet at tennis court parking lot
Join us for our annual search for the fascinating firefly. We all
loved to catch them as kids, but did you know that Fireflies
are the official State Insect of Pennsylvania? Bring the kids and
grandkids for this special night-time adventure. Bring a nonbreakable plastic container or jar (we have some loaners as well), and meet at tennis court parking lot (2298 Green Lane Road, Green Lane, PA 18054). All creatures will be released unharmed at end of program.
All ages; free
June 23, 2019, 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM @ Green Lane Park Amphitheater
Join us for an evening of music in the park. Come out to Green Lane Park’s free summer concert featuring Zydeco-a-Go-Go! Their music is a mix of Louisiana Cajun, Zydeco and vintage New Orleans Rock & Roll. Their upbeat, happy sound appeals to all ages, toddlers through teens, mom and dad and grandparents, everybody. They’ve got that lively rhythm that makes you smile, makes you tap your feet, some people can’t help it, got to get up and dance! Their
motto is: “Laissez Les Bon Temps Rouler!” or “Let The Good Times
Please bring a lawn chair or blanket to sit on.
All ages; free
View all calendars is the default. Choose Select a Calendar to view a specific calendar.