Researching House Histories Workshop, Franklin County Historical Society

Researching House Histories Workshop, Franklin County Historical Society

Monday June 27th, 2022 * 8:00 AM – 6:00 PM
The Franklin County Historical Society is excited to announce a new workshop, “Researching Franklin County House Histories: Examining Records to Help Determine the History of a House.”
Sponsored by FCHS and the Franklin County Visitors Bureau (FCVB), the workshop will take place at FCVB, 15 South Main Street, Chambersburg.
The workshop will analyze different types of records, resources, and structural elements that can help date old houses.
Presenters are Pam Anderson, certified genealogist and owner of Anderson CoGen, Heather Wade, Franklin County Archivist, and Kara Shindle, Franklin County GIS Director.
The cost of the workshop is $45.00 per person and includes lunch.
For more information and to register, please email Pam Anderson at Pam@AndersonCogen.com.
Petals & Pours, The Barrel House in Chambersburg

Petals & Pours, The Barrel House in Chambersburg

Wednesday June 22nd, 2022 * 6:30 PM – 7:45 PM
Dionne Donghia, owner of Sweet Blooms Floral will lead a hands-on workshop on creating beautiful arrangements with locally grown, seasonal blossoms and greens and a variety of unique vases and containers.
Each participant will customize their own arrangement to take home!
While learning about how to maximize the beauty of flowers, in the beauty of our early 1900’s exceptionally renovated industrial space, enjoy your choice of a TBC draft beer or a locally crafted cocktail!
Snacks and drinks will be available for purchase throughout the evening and the patio will remain open until 9:00 PM to relax, socialize and shop some of Sweet Blooms plants and arrangements!
The bar is open at 6:00 PM, come early, grab a drink and relax!
Tickets are just $40 and each participant will get 1 drink ticket and all supplies and instruction needed to make and take a custom bouquet.
Spots are limited and Pre-registration is required.
Fairy Garden Workshop, Grayce Gardens Chambersburg

Fairy Garden Workshop, Grayce Gardens Chambersburg

Thursday June 30th, 2022 * 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM
Take a fun trip to the greenhouse to make your very own Fairy Garden!
You will be guided along the process as you create an arrangement that is beautiful and majestic!
This project includes:
  • Round decorative planter
  • Variety of small succulents and fairy plants
  • 4 small figurines
  • Rocks
  • Moss
Bring along your own fairy if you would like to top off this garden arrangement.
This is a great project for kiddos or anyone who wants to create some an adorable Fairy Garden!
Feel free to bring along any food and drink you’d like to enjoy during this workshop.
Shop the greenhouse 10% off just for attending this event.
Register Here for this event

 

Charcuterie & Crafts at Dwire Woods, Loaded Lumber of Greencastle

Charcuterie & Crafts at Dwire Woods, Loaded Lumber of Greencastle

Friday April 29th, 2022 * 6:00 PM
Join Hammer Time DIY and Chargoaterie & Co. for Charcuterie & Crafts!
Come have fun, make memories, learn the art of Charcuterie and leave with a handcrafted sign made by you!
Class is limited to 15 guests so sign up fast!
ALL guests that plan to attend must register by the deadline of April 22, 2022!
ONLY those who have registered can participate in learning the art of Charcuterie and making a sign, so please be sure everyone registers.
Everyone attending a workshop must be 18 years of age or older or accompanied by a parent or legal guardian.
Due to the nature of our designs being custom, once someone has registered and picked their design NO CHANGES, or refunds can be made.
While our talented team will assist you from start to finish, this is a Do-It-Yourself experience, and we cannot be held responsible for the outcome of the final product.
Register Here
Directions to Dwire Woods from Greencastle:   7240 Kuhn Road. If GPS tries to bring you in via turning onto Sportsmen Rd that, it will put you in the neighbor’s yard. DO NOT TAKE SPORTSMEN RD. Take either Rt 16 to Rabbit Rd North onto Kuhn Rd or Williamson Rd to Kuhn Rd.  Do not follow GPS direction and turn onto Sportsmen Road.  Any problems call 717 312 7879.
Annual Kite Fly 2022, Hooverville Elementary School Waynesboro, Pa.

Annual Kite Fly 2022, Hooverville Elementary School Waynesboro, Pa.

Saturday April 9th, 2022 * 11:00 AM – 2:00 PM
This will be our 26th annual kite fly event in Waynesboro!
Free kite flying (all ages) with expert flying help from our Kite Masters—brothers Sam and George Adams—in the fields adjacent to Hooverville Elementary School in Waynesboro, Pa.
Bring your own kite.
Build a Kite workshop is ongoing, all welcome; $1 materials donation for the workshop.
Appropriate COVID-19 safety protocols will be followed.