Tree Pendant Jewelry Class

Learn how to make a Tree of Life pendant with wire and the natural stone of your choice. We will be forming, twisting and hammering. Easy enough for a beginner, experienced jewelry makers are welcome too! All supplies, tools, instruction and parking validation is included. The class is $26 for copper or $35 for sterling.

Hammered Copper Earrings

Learn how to make these earrings with hammered copper wire and the natural gemstone of your choice. In this class we will be forming, twisting and hammering. Easy enough for a beginner, experienced jewelry makers are welcome too!$30 includes all supplies, tools, instruction and parking validation.

Mommy + Me Jewelry Class

Mommies, Daddies, Grammies… are all welcome! Choose from loads of beads and charms to create earrings and pendants for yourself or for gifts for the special women in your life at the Makery in downtown State College.Thursday, July 20th from 5:30-7pm. All supplies, tools, instruction and parking validation is included for $25 child/adult combo.

Wire Wrapped Earring Class

Learn how to make these wire wrapped teardrop shaped earrings with the metal of your choice. We will also hand-form and hammer the shape and wire wrap with pearls or gemstones. Easy enough for a beginner, experienced jewelry makers are welcome too!Join us at the Makery on Tuesday, June 27th from 5:30-7pm – 209 West […]

Pop Up Ave

Centre County’s only outdoor urban-style flea! The next Pop Up Ave will take place from 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. on Saturday, April 29 at the Garner Street Parking Lot, 150 S. Garner St. in Downtown State College. The free event is a curated mix of the hippest vendors both locally and from across the […]

Amp Up the Flavor at Cafe Verve

BY LEXIE MATINOG February 28, 2017 Are you ready for something new? Café Verve, State College’s first vegan café is sure to fit the bill. Heather Jones, manager and part owner of Café Verve wants to take your taste buds on an adventure and introduce State College to vegan foods that are surprisingly delightful. Jones […]

First Friday at The Make Space

Make your own Ice mold at The Make Space your community workshop/makerspace. The Make Space will be open for tours, demos and discussion from 5 pm to 9 pm. Learn about Light Up State College and about makerspaces or just visit to warm up. We are well hidden under the Fraser Street Garage (141 S. […]

Park FREE this Holiday Season!

Park in the Fraser Street, Pugh Street and Beaver Avenue garages for FREE all season long, with validations from Downtown Businesses! Plus, enjoy FREE parking in Downtown as you finish up your holiday shopping!   All municipal parking (in the garages, the municipal lots and street meters) is free of charge from Sunday, December 18th through […]

Pop Up Ave

Pop Up Ave is a curated outdoor urban-style flea hosting dozens of the hippest vendors from across Pennsylvania in downtown State College. It’s also an event showcasing interactive art pieces, performances, live music, food, and surprises. Even better, it’s completely free to attend and great for all ages. Our family-centered activities will be held from […]

Dance Academy Spring Recital at the State Theatre

Dance Academy Spring Recital Saturday, June 4th | 7pm Sunday, June 5th | 3pm Pricing: $12 General Admsision (+ Ticketing Fees) The recital will showcase all of the dancers and styles at the studio as well as feature the Dance Academy competition teams.  The Dance Academy is a State College institution serving the Centre Region […]