Fort Loudoun Garrison Weekend

Fort Loudoun Garrison Weekend

July 23, 2022 * 9:00 AM – July 24th * 12:00 PM
Journey back to 1757 when Pennsylvania’s Army occupied Fort Loudoun.
Join Joseph Armstrong’s Company of Pennsylvania Provincial Soldiers as they garrison Fort Loudoun.
Learn about what life was like for soldiers at a frontier post like Fort Loudoun.
These soldiers patrolled the area, guarded farmers, escorted supplies, and built the Forbes Road.
Event is FREE
1720 N Brooklyn Rd, Fort Loudon, PA 17224
National Beer Day Lunch & Learn, 11/30 Visitors Center

National Beer Day Lunch & Learn, 11/30 Visitors Center

Thursday April 7th, 2022 * 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM
Franklin County is celebrating National Beer Day with a little history or Franklin County brewing and a tasting of local beers.
About this event
Franklin County has a long history of agriculture.
The county grew with the strong farming practices of the German immigrants that settled in the area.
Learn about early agriculture, local beer making, and how important brewing and distilling were to farmers and the local economy.
Then, taste today’s brews.
Franklin County has a growing beermaking industry.
Enjoy a complimentary soup and sandwich lunch.
Network and meet other beer lovers and take along the new Franklin County Pour Trail of breweries, wineries, and distilleries in and around Franklin County PA.
Register Here
North Square Farmers Market at Chambers Fort Park

North Square Farmers Market at Chambers Fort Park

Every Saturday morning, May 22nd, 2021 – November 20th, 2021
8:00 AM – 12:00 PM * At Chambers Fort Park 
North Square Farmers Market is where you can find South Central PA’s best locally grown produce, meat, eggs, cheese, baked goods, flowers, prepared foods, and artisan crafts!
All of it exclusively from local farm, artisans, and entrepreneurs.
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Community Garden Workshop, Wellspan – Virtual

Community Garden Workshop, Wellspan – Virtual

Saturday March 20th, 2021 * 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM
Join us for a free virtual community garden workshop that will focus on “Creating Your Own Working Homestead.”
There will be a variety of workshops centered around the theme of homesteading that explore foodscaping, foraging, how to build an herb spiral and more.
A keynote presentation by Jessy Varisano, owner of Foot of the Mountain Farms, will show one local farmers journey toward creating their own working homestead.
This event is coordinated by Healthy Franklin County and is a partnership between Wilson College and WellSpan Health.
Click on “Register” to reserve your virtual spot by March 18th.
For questions, email npurdy@wellspan.org.