Programs & Events Schedule

2018 Programs & Events at Pennypacker Mills
5 Haldeman Road
Schwenksville, PA 19473
Saturday, March 24th at 1 pm
Easter Workshop for Kids
Join the fun as we color Easter eggs, make bunnies with felt ears and an egg body, and two more vintage inspired crafts. Refreshments served. Location: Classroom Bldg. Easter Workshop Registration form  
Registration deadline March 20th. Ages: 5+, accompanied by an adult; fee: $5 per child; pre-registration & payment required.
Saturday, April 14th at 12:00 pm
Punch Needle Craft Workshop
Punch needle embroidery is worked on weaver’s cloth with a needle-like tool. Small loops are formed on the backside of the work surface, creating miniature works of art. Finished pieces resemble miniature hooked rugs. If you have participated in our punch needle workshops before or are a beginner, our instructor Betsy Smyth will work easily with both. Refreshments served. Location: Classroom Bldg; pre-registration & payment required; deadline: Tuesday, March 13th.
Ages: Adults only. Fee if you own the punch needle: $20 per person. Fee if you need to purchase the punch needle equipment $50 per person. 

Sunday, May 12th at 1:00 pm
Gallery Talk: “The Art of Josephine W. Pennypacker”
Join us for a special talk on the exhibit, The Art of Josephine W. Pennypacker. 
All ages; free, suggested donation $2 per person.

Saturday, June 2nd from 10:00 am to 5:00 pm &
Sunday, June 3rd from 10:00 am to 4:00 pm 
Civil War Event
Come to the Mills and relive the challenging days when so many men fought for our country. Watch a daily battle scenario, see an artillery demonstration, visit the Civilian Street and see living history demonstrations, kids can enlist in the Be a Soldier Kid Enlistment program and learn to march & drill, and take an exciting tour of the Pennypacker mansion and discover how both men and women helped in the war effort, including 20th year old Samuel W. Pennypacker as well as other members of his family. Food vendor available. 
All ages; free; suggested donation $2 per person.