1st Friday Downtown Cruise In

1st Friday Downtown Cruise In

Friday August 5th, 2022 * 5:00 PM – 8:00 PM
Do you have a hot rod? Vintage car, truck or motorcycle?
We need you to be part of our Cruise-In!
We want to see what cool, vintage, unique rides we have in our area!
There will be a 100-dollar prize for the entry that gets the most community votes for People’s Choice Award!
It is simple to enter, call or text 717-261-0072 for more details
Downtown Chambersburg
Creating Your Way to JOY! Intuitive Art Lesson, at Joyful Arts Studio

Creating Your Way to JOY! Intuitive Art Lesson, at Joyful Arts Studio

Friday March 25th, 2022 * 6:15 PM – 9:00 PM
Women only, please! Ages 16 and up
Join me for an evening of fun with like-minded women! We will go through a series of therapeutic art exercises and each of you will leave with a completely unique painting.
Your painting will serve as a reminder of the fun evening you had while creating.
Have even more fun bring a friend!
There also will be time for mindfulness exercises, wonderful music, and chocolate!
We will enjoy refreshments and you are very welcome to bring your own beverage of choice.
No artistic ability is needed for this class.
This is an evening meant to allow yourself to give up control and forget PERFECTION!
Trust me for one night and open the door to your creative soul.
Register Here
HOME SWEET HOME:  The Real Face of Homelessness

HOME SWEET HOME: The Real Face of Homelessness

March 19th – April 25th, 2021 * Fridays Saturdays & Sundays 11:00 AM – 3:00 PM
A mixed media installation exploring the issue of homelessness, will be on view at Chambersburg’s artist cooperative, the Foundry, 100 South Main Street
Sponsored by Madison Settlement Services, the exhibit was created by Carlisle artist Carrie Breschi, to address the real face of homelessness, and misconceptions about those who struggle to find shelter.
The Foundry is working with South Central Community Action Program (SCCAP), which runs the Franklin County Homeless Shelter at 223 South Main Street, to increase awareness and support through the power of art, to those experiencing homelessness.
For more information on how to volunteer or to contribute to ending housing insecurity, contact Cheryl A. Brown at SCCAP:  cbrown@sccap.org 
HOME SWEET HOME will be on view in the Foundry March 19-April 25 during regular retail hours,
Featuring an eclectic mix of handmade works by artists from around the Cumberland Valley, the Foundry houses a retail shop where guests can purchase unique, one-of-a-kind pieces that are made locally, and view rotating exhibits featuring the work of artists both local & regional.
For more information about the Foundry, call (717)261-0706, or visit foundryartmarket.com 
Downtown & Around Town Open House

Downtown & Around Town Open House

Downtown Greencastle
Saturday, November 7, 2020 * 8:00 AM – 5:00 PM
The Greencastle-Antrim Chamber of Commerce in conjunction with its retail and merchant members announces the 2020 Downtown & Around Town Open House to be held on Saturday, November 7 during normal business hours.
Anchor for the Downtown & Around Town event is the shop, located at 144 E. Baltimore St. Owner and designer, Chris Johnston relates, “We’ve decorated every room with merchandise and gift items. You’ll find unique treasures for everyone on your gift list. Come be inspired!” The shop will be open from 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Learn more by calling 717-593-9990 or online at theshopgreencastle.com.
Just down the street is All Things County at 9 E. Baltimore St. offering a treasure trove of country wares, including home and garden decor, locally inspired items and handcrafted furniture. For a sampling of what they’ll offer for the Open House check out facebook.com/All-Things-Country or call 717-895-3622.
Located at 32 N. Allison Street, Alternative Choices will be giving away a number of specialty gift baskets for the event as well as offering a huge sale on immune supplement. They feature amazing, unusual and handmade gifts. Find more at facebook.com/Alternative-Choices-LLC or 717-597-1228.
Newly opened, The Bean & Biscuit at 18 E. Baltimore St., is offering 10% off all orders with a drawing for a Bean & Biscuit gift bag which includes a $25 gift card, t-shirt and other goodies. You can reach them at 717-643-1580 and find them online at facebook.com/beanandbiscuitcoffeehouse. Their hours will be 8:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.
The Center of Balance, which plans to be open from 1o:oo a.m. to 4:00 p.m.,  relates, “Why not get your holiday shopping done early? Purchase a gift certificate for your loved one and get 10% off. We’ll also be drawing a door prize every hour! Please stop by our shop, schedule your next appointment and don’t forget to ask about our wonderful new services!” Find information about The Center of Balance at thecenterofbalancellc.com or facebook.com/Center-of-Balance-LLC. Their number is 717-0643-1404.
Around the Square other participating members include E.L.M. Department Store offering 20% to 50% off men’s sweaters, jackets & long sleeve shirts. Available by phone at 717-597-3710, E.L.M is located at 12 Center Square and can be found on-line at elmdepartmentstore.com or facebook.com/ELMDepartmentStore.
Also offering specials of the day is ELM Shoes just next door at 3 Center Square. Learn more at elmshoes.com and facebook.com/ELMShoes. They can also be reached at 717-597-9475.
Now a branch of Cumberland Valley School of Music, Growing With Music, at 42 Center Square, will be open from 10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. and is offering 10% off purchases of $10 or more. Put your name in for a gift drawing of CVSM travel cup, plus kazoo, egg shake and CVSM gift card. They can be reached at growingwithmusic.org or 717-643-1426.
If your shopping day starts early, head to Lumber Direct at 10 E. Walter Ave. which will open at 7:00 a.m. through 5:00 p.m. Find them also at facebook.com/lumberdirect and by phone at 717-597-9928.
Teal Blossom Boutique is a new shop you’ll not want to miss! Just opened at 38 Center Square, Teal Blossom will be offering refreshments and gift drawings throughout the day. For a sample of their offerings or to download their app go to tealblossom.commentsold.com. You can also reach them at 717-491-7135.