Harrisburg Day Trip – Wednesday, September 2, 2015

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Harrisburg Day Trip (Tour of the Capitol Building, State Museum of Pennsylvania and Planetarium)

5:30 a.m. – Coffee and donuts at West Overton

6:00 a.m. – Leave West Overton

7:30 a.m. – Rest stop at Breezewood

10:45 a..m. – Arrive at the Capitol Building

11:00 a.m. – Tour of the Capitol

11:45 a.m. – 1 p.m. – Lunch in the Capitol cafeteria (On your own. Tables are reserved. Meals are about $7.50.)

1:00 p.m. – Walk across the street to the State Museum of Pennsylvania

1:30-2 p.m. – Planetarium presentation

2:00-4:30 p.m. – Museum on your own

4:45 p.m. – Leave the Museum

6:30 p.m. – Dinner at Hoss’s on your own

8:00 p.m. – Leave for West Overton

9:16 p.m. – Arrive at West Overton

Members: $85/person; Non-members: $90/person

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Wednesdays at West Overton – June 24

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On Wednesday, June 24, 6-8 p.m., West Overton Village & Museums will celebrate the artwork of junior and senior high students from the Mount Pleasant School District. The art work ranges from sculptures to pottery and drawings, paintings, and digital art.

Light hors d’oeuvres and beverages will be served.

A $5 donation benefits West Overton Village and Museums.

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West Overton Releases Documentary

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MuseumWatch our new documentary West Overton Village History Distilled!


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Annual May Mart Plant Sale Scheduled for May 9

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No one is more eager for spring than the West Overton Garden Society members, who started planning their Annual May Mart Plant Sale when the needles started dropping from their Christmas trees.

Join them from 9 a.m. – 1 p.m. Sat., May 9, at the West Overton Distillery Museum for a huge selection of certified-organic heirloom tomato plants plus veggies, annuals, hanging baskets, ferns, herbs, perennials, berries, strawberries, succulents, geraniums, houseplants and more.

“Last year we sold out of heirloom tomatoes by 9:30 a.m. and the shoppers just kept coming, so this year, we more than doubled our order,” said Society President Jan Brubacher. “We’ll also have red, pink, white and salmon geraniums plus lots of herbs and bedding plants. It gets bigger every year.”

Vendors will als...

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West Overton to host concert promoting local bands, products

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dt_common_streams_StreamServerScottdale resident Tom Bailey promotes and markets local products with his online PennMade business.

A chance to see and hear some of these products will take place April 25 in the Overholt Room of West Overton Village & Museums. Doors will open at 6:30 p.m., with the concert scheduled to begin at 7 p.m.


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