Summer Programs Crafts & Cuisine

Hall of Philosophy

To register call the Visitor’s Center phone at 964-1830 after May 31. Registration for craft classes is made by phone at least one week ahead of time and confirmed upon receipt of the check; sorry there are no refunds unless someone else registers in your place.

Send your check to Summer Programs, PO Box 637, Mt. Gretna, PA 17064


Wednesday, June 07, 2023 6:00 PM

Create a felted mushroom with Sharon Carlucci. Take home the kit. Cost $30. Register by June 5th. (see photo). 
Monday, June 19, 2023 6:00 PM
Learn the eight basic steps of the Zentangle method and how you can begin creating Zentangle art. An easy-to-learn, relaxing, and fun way to create beautiful images by drawing structured patterns. Led by Kerry Royer, certified Zentangle teacher, all materials are supplied and can be taken home. Class fee $10. 
Saturday, June 24, 2023 10:00 AM
Pizza Making. Timber Hills resident, Bill Leonard hosts us at his self-built bread oven. Learn the finer points of making the perfect pizza. 10am-2pm. Must register by June 17 by calling 717-964-1830. Class size is limited to 8. Cost $25. 


Tuesday, July 18, 2023 6:00 PM

Fusion - an altered state of glass. Create glass fusion earrings, cabochon or oblong mosaic dish with Kathleen Forney. Age 10+. Must email instructor with choice of project Cost $45.
Tuesday, July 25, 2023 6:00 PM
The Magic of Spice. With use dating back to 3,000 B.C., spices were used not only in food but as currency, medicine and as a key ingredient in embalming.While we won't be using it as currency or embalming, we will talk about medicinal purposes and in making food. We'll taste the impact of spices in recipes and make a few spice mixes that will save you money in the grocery store and time in the kitchen. Class limit 25. $15 fee. Register by 7/20.
Monday, August 14, 2023 5:00-6:30 PM
Creative drawing for Curious People (ages 16+)
Unleash your creativity in a fun and supportive workshop. Whether you are an experienced artist or have a nervous newbie, just bring your enthusiasm and willingness to explore. Led by experienced art teacher, Kristin Enck. Materials: $5 At the Hall of Philosophy