7th Annual Oktoberfest Fundraiser Renfrew Museum and Park

7th Annual Oktoberfest Fundraiser Renfrew Museum and Park

Saturday September 17th, 2022 * 12:00 PM – 4:00 PM
Come enjoy a fun-filled day at Renfrew’s Seventh Annual Oktoberfest Fundraiser!
This seasonal favorite is held at our beautiful historic farmstead to take full advantage of the scenic autumnal views in a unique period setting.
As always, this traditional signature event will have a distinctive Renfrew feel as we honor the German roots of the Royer family that worked this land.
It’s fun for everyone with a one-of-a-kind family-friendly celebration of history and the harvest!
Your admission includes entry into the festival featuring live traditional music, full tours of the 1812 Royer House, historic trade demonstrations, silent auction, family fun area, farmstead activities, and so much more!
Purchase tickets and learn more about this event, Click Here

 

Roots of Tayamentasachta: Exploring the History of the School Farm Tayamentasachta Environmental Center

Roots of Tayamentasachta: Exploring the History of the School Farm Tayamentasachta Environmental Center

Tuesday August 9th, 2022 * 9:00 AM – 1:00 PM
Explore and learn about the rich history of Tayamentasachta and the many people who have shaped it into the School Farm.
Blue Devil Scholars (High School Rho Kappa students) and members of the Environmental Education Advisory Committee will host self-guided tours of the farmhouse and other key areas as well as provide a hands-on demonstration of archiving the artifacts found.
Additionally, an area will be set up to record your own memories of the School Farm and what Tayamentasachta means to Greencastle.
Tayamentasachta | Greencastle-Antrim School District | 500 Leitersburg Street (next to elementary school)
Old Home Week Website
41st Triennial Greencastle-Antrim Old Home Week

41st Triennial Greencastle-Antrim Old Home Week

August 6th – 13th, 2022
In celebrating each Greencatle-Antrim Old Home Week, the G-A Community is maintaining a tradition which dates back to 1902.
Events are running daily the entire week.
Pancake breakfasts, 5K run, Motorcycle Show, Window Decorating Contest, Tours, Music, Art Exhibits, Cornhole, Flower Show, Dog Show, and much more.
View the official OHW website, Here
Opening Ceremony – August 5th

 

Open Trail, Borough of Mercersburg

Open Trail, Borough of Mercersburg

Saturday April 30th, 2022 * 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM
On behalf of the Mercersburg Area Council for Wellness (MACWell) and the Montgomery Peters Mercersburg Connectivity (MPMC) Project, you are invited to the “Open the Trail” event this Saturday, April 30th from 9 AM to Noon at the Johnston Run Stream Side Trail in the Borough of Mercersburg.
If you have not been to the trail, the entrance is located at Oregon Street/Church Hill Road beside Choice Collision Center. 
Welcome
Introduction of Board Members
Recognitions – Donors & Other Stakeholders
Tree Planting – In Honor of Dr. Elizabeth George
Remarks & Future Plans
Trail Tours
11 AM – Socializing & Light Refreshments
The MACWell/MPMC team hopes to see you there, you do not need to RSVP; however, if you would like to, please visit THIS LINK or email Becky Wolf

 

Opening Day, Renfrew Museum & Park

Opening Day, Renfrew Museum & Park

Saturday April 9th 2022 * 10:00 AM – 4:00 PM
Celebrate the annual opening of Renfrew for its 47th operating season.
Activities include tours, horse-drawn wagon rides, historic demonstrations,  family fun area, and so much more on our 107-acre historic Pennsylvania German farmstead in beautiful Waynesboro.
EVENT HIGHTLIGHTS INCLUDE:
  • Tours of the 1812 Royer House & Farmstead Outbuildings
  • Horse-drawn Wagon Rides
  • Historic Craft Demonstrations
    • Rug-hooking
    • Chair Caning
    • Hearth Cooking
    • Tailoring
    • Tinsel Painting
    • Wool Carding & Spinning
  • Special Mill Archeology Presentation with Will Sheppard at 11:00am
  • Dedication of Longrifle Exhibit Case Donated by Frank Davis at 1:00pm
  • Visitors Center Gallery & Gift Shop Open
  • Explore our gardens, trails, and grounds
Our Visitors Center gift shop and exhibit galleries will also be open along with the Royer farmstead outbuildings for all to enjoy.
Won’t you join us?
Free Admission * Fun For All Ages * Tours & More