Pysanki Egg Painting Class

History on High - The Shop 33 W High St, Carlisle, PA, United States

By Ellie Swank and friends, $35.00 for CCHS Members and $40.00 for non-members. Supplies are included. Please R.S.V.P. to reserve your spot. 717-249-7610 x 118

An Evening Chat with COL Jessica D. Grassetti

In celebration of Women's History Month, please join us for an evening discussion with COL Jessica D. Grassetti. COL Grassetti is a 23-year Army Veteran and current resident student at […]

Two Mile House Property Tour

Two Mile House 1189 Walnut Bottom Rd, Carlisle, PA, United States

Date: March 27, 2024 1:00 PM Sharon Filipovich will lead a guided tour of our 1820s tavern property the Two Mile House. Non-Member Tickets Member RSVP: RSVP Here:

240th Dickinson Anniversary Play

Two hundred forty years ago, the Board of Trustees of Dickinson College held its inaugural meeting in a log building on the town square in Carlisle. Benjamin Rush, who in Philadelphia had initially proposed ‘a college beyond the Susquehanna River’, appointed John Dickinson, then governor of Pennsylvania, to chair the meeting. Together, the Board of […]

Red Cross Blood Drive

Todd Hall 21 N. Pitt St., Carlisle, PA, United States

Register at the link below to donate blood to the American Red Cross:  

Herbs and Plants in Colonial Gardens

Master Gardner Carol Glasgow will present on the following: What You Will Learn Colonial Garden Development and Influences The Garden of the Colonial Housewife Colonial Garden Styles and Designs Plant Examples: Medicinal – Culinary – Dye – Fragrance/Strewing Pollinators in the Colonial Garden

The Agricultural Reform Movement and Barn Building in Cumberland County

Reform advocates of the 19th-century sought better farming methods, including crop rotation and various fertilizers to rejuvenate the soil. Their goal was for the farm to operate more efficiently with well-ordered agricultural complexes. Barns were to be designed for the ease of labor by the farmer, and specialized outbuildings were to be placed for the […]