The garden is going crazy. We had children help to plant the garden this year and there might be some extra seeds that were started because the space if overflowing. All food is FREE for the taking. Look for peppers, lettuce, cabbage, tomatoes, cucumbers, okra, swiss chard, tomatillos, basil, cilantro, parsley, oregano and mint. The… Read More HP Park Raised Bed Garden-Free For All!
What: Free Cantana Concert for Soprano, Flute and Piano When: Saturday February 8th at 7pm Where: Friends Meeting House (Quaker Church) 252 A Street Carlisle PA 17013 On Saturday, February 8th entitled Epiphany: A Quaker Cantata of Faith for Soprano, Flute and Piano, in Carlisle Friends Meetinghouse, 252 A Street. The cantata, composed by Edward Norton,… Read More Free Cantana Concert Sat. Feb 8th 7pm at Friends Meeting House (Quaker Church)
Tutor training: Saturday February 1st 9am-4pm Employment Skills Center
Renewable Energy & Energy Efficiency SUSTAINABILITY WORKSHOP SERIES Tome Science Building, Dickinson College Every fourth Saturday of the month, 9 a.m.–noon Hosted by the Department of Physics & Astronomy During each of these sustainability workshops, Hans Pfister, associate professor of physics, will introduce participants to the basic physics concepts of the day’s topic. Then the… Read More FREE Renewable Energy & Energy Efficiency SUSTAINABILITY WORKSHOP SERIES
Carlisle Locations: Employment Skills Center 29 S. Hanover St., Carlisle 717.243.6040, option 8 Monday (2/3, 2/10, 2/24 only): 5 to 7 p.m. Tuesday, Thursday: 4 to 7 p.m. Friday (appointment only): 1 to 4 p.m. Penn State Dickinson School of Law 333 W. South St., Rm. 104, Carlisle Priority given to appointments but walkins are… Read More Free Tax Preparation for Low & Moderate Income Families in Carlisle
Who: 6th-8th graders When: Jan. 19 – April 13, 2014 (no session Feb. 2nd) Schedule: Sundays from 6-8pm Location: Carlisle Family YMCA Gym Fee: FREE!!! Register: Every participant must fill out the registration form on back and return to the Y by Jan. 10
Cancelled due to snow make up day. Come, learn and have fun all in honor of Dr. King! Every “Kamper” will receive a FREE T-shirt, breakfast and lunch! What? King’s Kamp Where? YWCA Carlisle, 301 G St. When? January 20, 2014 What time? 8:30-4:30 How much? FREE! Please bring a non-perishable food item… Read More King’s Kamp-January 20th YWCA-CANCELLED
The West Side Neighbors will be participating in Hope Station’s Back to School Bash along with many other great community organizations. When: Saturday August 24th 12-2pm Where: Stuart Community Center
The First United Church of Christ (30 N. Pitt Street ) is celebrating its 250th Anniversary this year. They are having a series of events throughout the year that are open to the public. They are highlighting the following event but the full lists of events is below. SALT’N’ LIGHT (youth praise band from Messiah College) PRAISE RALLY… Read More First United Church of Christ – 250th ANNIVERSARY 1763 – 2013
Free Civil War Family Program Saturday, April 13th 2013 10am-12pm at the Two Mile House 1189 Walnut Bottom Road, Carlisle Pa A day of Civil War crafts, demonstrations, dress-up photos, food & games. Presented by the Cumberland County Historical Society.
This sounds like a delightful program! Learn to knit for free and Hope Station will even provide the yarn. Great!
Read Full Article The Central Pennsylvania Animal Alliance and Nobody’s Cat Foundation will host a free seminar to address control of the free-roaming cat population. The seminar will be from 1 to 3 p.m. Saturday, April 6, at the Stuart Community Center, 415 Franklin St., Carlisle. The seminar focuses on Trap Neuter Return, a… Read More Organizations to host seminar on roaming cat population
We posted about this program last year and the funding for it is ending soon. There are 3 dates remaining: March 24th April 14th May 5th The program lends you humane traps to capture feral cats in the neighborhood. You then transport them to a designated hospital on the dates listed above and come back… Read More 3 Remaining Dates for FREE Spay/Neuter program for feral cats
Summer Artist Series Thornwald Park, Carrol J. Warrell Amphitheater Sundays @ 6:30—7:30 p.m. June 2nd-August 4th
Carlisle Parks and Rec provide a Summer Parks and Summer Day Camp program. Most of these do require a fee but the Memorial Park Summer Program is free to children and it includes a free lunch. This is a wonderful option for working parents who otherwise my not be able to afford a summer camp… Read More Free Summer Parks Program for Kids
Carlisle Parks and Rec offer a free tree program to borough residents. If you own your home, you can get up to 2 free trees in front of your home. If you rent, you just need your landlord to submit the application. They will coordinate with a nursery to get the tree and will have… Read More Free Trees!! Seriously, they are 100% FREE.
From the East Side Neighbors: The 4th annual East Side Neighbors Easter Egg Hunt is scheduled for Saturday, March 30th, 2013. The event will begin at 2:00 sharp in Biddle Mission Park, and is for kids ages 1-12. This has been a great event every year, but we can’t do it without the help of… Read More 4th Annual Easter Egg Hunt-2013
The State is offering free flu shots this week. Search here on the Department of Health website for locations and times.
The Alliance for Aquatic Resource Monitoring will be offering a rain barrel workshop for any interested community members. We have a limited number so we strongly suggest RSVPing if you decide to participate. Attached to this email is the poster for the event. It will be on November 29th from 6:00-7:30 pm in… Read More Free Rain Barrel Workshop
Carlisle Parks and Recreation has a great program that allows borough residents to have up to 2 trees planted along the street in front of their house. This is totally FREE! It helps to increase properly value as well as beautifying Carlisle. Also, on September 22nd, there will be a free Tree Pruning and Planting… Read More Free Trees and Tree Pruning Workshop
Message from the Carlisle Area School District: The Hope Station Back to School Bash and Health Fair will be held Saturday, August 25, 2012 from noon until 2:00 PM at the Stuart Community Center, 415 Franklin Street Carlisle. Consider attending this event to celebrate the beginning of another school year. Representatives from the CHIP Program-… Read More Hope Station Back to School Bash and Health Fair
Love Carlisle’s page lists all of the great (kid friendly) things going on at First Friday this week. Come downtown to check it out. Don’t forget about the other fun family/neighborhood events coming up in the next few days. This Sunday (Aug 5th) is a Neighborhood Potluck Picnic at Heberlig Palmer Tot Lot (Bring a… Read More “First Friday” is all about the KIDS this week!
Dickinson Improvisation and Collaboration Ensemble to Perform with College Orchestra (Carlisle, Pa.) – The Dickinson Improvisation and Collaboration Ensemble (DICE) and College Orchestra will perform together on Friday, April 13 at 7 p.m. at the First Lutheran Church, located at 21 S. Bedford Street in Carlisle. The event is free and open to the public. DICE,… Read More Dickinson Improvisation and Collaboration Ensemble to Perform with College Orchestra
Dickinson to Host Science Spectacular (Carlisle, Pa.) – Dickinson will host a science open house called the Science Spectacular on Saturday, March 31 from noon to 4 p.m. in Tome Hall, Rector Science Complex, located on Louther Street between Cherry and College streets. The Science Spectacular is free and open to the public and anyone… Read More Dickinson to Host Science Spectacular
In light of the recent sad story for a terrible fire in Harrisburg today, I hope people take advantage of this this great offer from Carlisle Fire Department. The story is from the Sentinel. The Carlisle Fire Department is once again offering free smoke detectors and installation services to households in the borough. The… Read More Free smoke detectors offered in Carlisle