Let's get crafty! At these FREE, drop--in workshops, kids will make themed crafts at their own pace. All materials provided. Pre-registration preferred.
The Art of Botanical Illustration
Sat. April 6th at 1 pm
Master Gardener Sharon Gross will present the history of botanical illustration, discuss contemporary techniques, and lead drawing exercises. Pre--registration preferred.
All Aboard the Perkiomen Railroad
May 1, 2024 - January 12, 2025
May l, 2024--Jan l2, 2025 Our new exhibit will present the history of the Perkiomen Railroad, one of the most scenic railroads that connected Valley Forge to Emmaus and onto Allentown. Artifacts and photographs of the Perkiomen Railroad will be on display from the Perkiomen Railraod Historical Society. Included on all guided tours. All ages; FREE
Revolutionary War Weekend
Sat. May 18th from 10 am to 5 pm
Sun. May 18th from 10 am to 4 pm
Experience a Revolutionary War encampment at the Mills! This weekend of history and excitement will feature live demonstrations, musicians, speakers, and much more. There will be activities for the whole family. Check our website for more information.
Music of the Underground Railroad
Sat. June 8th at 4 pm
Celebrate Juneteenth with musician and historian Joe Becton. He will present stories and songs of the Underground Railroad. All ages welcome. Please bring a chair or blanket to sit on.
Sat. June 15th from 10 am to 3 pm
Celebrate World Pollinator Week with the Friends of Pennypacker Mills. There will be speakers, kids' crafts, games and craft vendors. All ages welcome!
Sat. June 22nd from 10 am to 3 pm
Spend the day learning all about the Perkiomen Railroad! There will be speakers, live music and activities for the whole family. Check out our new exhibit in partnership with the Perkiomen Railroad Historical Society.