Events Calendar

All Featured Events from 10/01/2014
Brentano String Quartet (CLASSICAL)

Brentano String Quartet (CLASSICAL)

10/04/2014, 7:30 pm
Weis Center
Live Music, The Arts in Lewisburg

October 4
7:30 p.m.
Weis Center

Since its inception in 1992, the Brentano String Quartet has appeared throughout the world to popular and critical acclaim. “Passionate, uninhibited and spellbinding,” raves the London Independent; the New York Times extols its “luxuriously warm sound yearning lyricism”; the Philadelphia Inquirer…View Event Details

Unity Rally

Unity Rally

10/07/2014, 6 pm
Hufnagle Park
Fairs & Festivals, Kid’s Events, Lectures and Workshops

Please join CARE, the CommUnity Zone and Bucknell University for a program of spoken word and musical performances by students and staff from Bucknell and the Lewisburg community!  Special guest speaker, Susan Mathias, Chief Executive Officer of Transitions, will speak about Human Trafficking including recent…View Event Details

Tri Minh’s Quartet, Sounds from Hanoi (FREE – ELECTRONIC/NEW MUSIC)

Tri Minh’s Quartet, Sounds from Hanoi (FREE – ELECTRONIC/NEW MUSIC)

10/08/2014, 7:30 pm
Weis Center Lobby
Live Music, The Arts in Lewisburg

On tour as part of CenterStage™
October 8
7:30 p.m.
Weis Center Lobby

FREE! Tickets not required.

Sophisticated, versatile and lithe, Tri Minh’s Quartet binds electronica, acoustic instruments, and traditional Vietnamese motifs in a program of collaborative and improvised works. The Quartet includes: Trí Minh, piano, and electronics, Phạm Trà…View Event Details

Contra Dance

Contra Dance

10/11/2014, 7:30 to 10:30 pm
Donald Heiter Community Center, 100N 5th Street, Lewisburg
Fairs & Festivals, Live Music, Outdoor Fun & Fitness

The Countryside Contra Dancers welcome everyone  to this month’s Contra Dance on   Saturday October 11,   from 7:30 PM –10:30PM at the Donald Heiter Community Center, 100N 5th Street, in Lewisburg.  This month we have  music by Lux Bridge with Ted Crane calling lively dances.

 

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18th Annual Woolly Worm Festival and Prognostication

18th Annual Woolly Worm Festival and Prognostication

10/11/2014, 9:30 a.m. - 4 p.m.
Hufnagle Park
Fairs & Festivals, Kid’s Events, Live Music, Outdoor Fun & Fitness

Since 1997, Lewisburg Pennsylvania has been home to the famously wacky Woolly Worm Festival. Held each year in Hufnagle Park, the festival attracts hundreds of eager spectators who gather in excitement and urgency for the Winter Weather Prognostication. At this time, a team of highly…View Event Details

Susquehanna Valley Chorale Performs “The Testament of Freedom”

Susquehanna Valley Chorale Performs “The Testament of Freedom”

10/12/2014, 3 p.m.
Weis Center for the Performing Arts, Bucknell University
Live Music, The Arts in Lewisburg

From Bill Payne, Director of the Susquehanna Valley Chorale:

In light of the recent anniversaries of the Civil War and World War I, it is appropriate that we commemorate our veterans of all wars with two important works to be sung at the Weis Center for…View Event Details

Preservation Hall Jazz Band with Allen Toussaint (NEW ORLEANS JAZZ)

Preservation Hall Jazz Band with Allen Toussaint (NEW ORLEANS JAZZ)

10/17/2014, 7:30 pm
Weis Center
Live Music, The Arts in Lewisburg

October 17
7:30 p.m.
Weis Center

Preservation Hall Jazz Band and New Orleans icon Allen Toussaint will join forces for the first time ever for an evening of legendary music making. Preservation Hall was founded in 1961 to promote traditional New Orleans jazz in all its authenticity.

Allen Toussaint…View Event Details

The Stray Birds (AMERICANA/FOLK)

The Stray Birds (AMERICANA/FOLK)

10/22/2014, 7:30 pm
Campus Theatre
Live Music, The Arts in Lewisburg

October 22
7:30 p.m.
Campus Theatre, 413 Market Street, Lewisburg

Drawing upon the richness of American folk music traditions, the signature power of The Stray Birds sound lies in outstanding songwriting spun with a stirring subtlety and grace. The Stray Birds were born of a compelling collaboration between…View Event Details

Empowering Our Region Conference

Empowering Our Region Conference

10/23/2014, 9:30 am to 4:30 pm
Campus Theatre, Market Street, Lewisburg, 17837
Lectures and Workshops

The Empowering Our Region Through Mentoring and Leadership conference is for men and women, and takes place Oct. 23, 2014, 9:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., at The Campus Theatre, Lewisburg. The cost is $45 in advance, and $60 at the door, ($15 at the door…View Event Details

Mark Morris Dance Group (MODERN DANCE)

Mark Morris Dance Group (MODERN DANCE)

10/24/2014, 7:30 pm
Weis Center
Live Music, The Arts in Lewisburg

October 24
7:30 p.m.
Weis Center

The Mark Morris Dance Group (MMDG) is noted for its commitment to live music, a feature of every performance on its international touring schedule since 1996. MMDG was formed in 1980 and in 1986 it made its first national television program for…View Event Details

Burke’s Tour Book Signing

Burke’s Tour Book Signing

10/25/2014, 1 pm
Barnes and Noble, 400 Market St, Lewisburg, 17837
In-Store Events

Burke’s Tour, written by Bob Derr, tells the inspiring story of its protagonist’s life through the eyes of his father.  Burke dreamed of helping others living with cystic fibrosis and finding a cure.  Burke’s teddy bear will be available for purchase on the day of…View Event Details

In The Morning Light Book Signing

In The Morning Light Book Signing

10/25/2014, 1 pm
Barnes and Noble, 400 Market St, Lewisburg, 17837
In-Store Events

Patricia Robbins memoir, In The Morning Light, details her twin daughters’ 25 years living with cystic fibrosis beginning with their diagnosis at the age of 9 months.  They lived a trusting and loving life with the help of their parents.  This book is an inspiring…View Event Details

Spooky and Spectacular Halloween Party

Spooky and Spectacular Halloween Party

10/26/2014, 2 pm
Barnes and Noble, 400 Market St, Lewisburg, 17837

Ghosts, goblins, witches and any other creatures out there are invited to the Barnes and Noble Bookstore’s Halloween Party to read Halloween stories, play fun games, make Halloween crafts and eat yummy treats.

The party starts Sunday, October 26th at 2 pm in the Community room!