Family Fun

Creative Family Fun Art

Looking for a craft class that will get you and your little ones out to meet with other like-minded children and adults? Eileen Healey, an experienced art teacher, will guide future artists to a finished product. These classes are designed for children ages 3-6 and their caretakers. Cost is each class is $10.00 for child and adult, additional children will cost $5.00 each. All classes held at TGP 



#106 Date: Wednesday, July 12 from 10-11 a.m.  

Come with your little one for an hour of fun and creativity! We will be painting adorable magnets. No Art experience? No Worries. Each child will take home 2 magnets. Register by July 10Registration Button




#107     Date: Wednesday, July19 from 10-11 a.m. 

For our second week of Art Fun, you’ll be introduced to some mixed media. This collage and painting combination of adorable ladybugs is easy and teaches several essential art skills. Register by emailing us at or call 570.586.1672.Registration Button



#108    Date: Wednesday, July 26 from 10-11 a.m. 

How about some colorful tie dye action for this week’s Art Fun? You won’t believe how simple this is to do, and the results are stunning. Each child will make a Tie Dye butterfly or two to take home. Register by emailing us at or call 570.586.1672.

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Movie Nights at The Gathering Place

Looking for some summer family fun? Join The Gathering Place for Community, Arts & Education for a trio of family movies. The three movies are suited for children entering first through sixth grade and will start at 6:30 PM and last two hours.

Bring beach towels and lawn chairs and relax. Children under 6 must be accompanied by an adult. Juices, water and popcorn are available for purchase.

For more information call or text 570-881-7612. Reservations are recommended. To reserve a spot, email

#109 July 19  Tom Sawyer

Come at 6:30 PM to play the games Tom Sawyer played, shoot marbles, play a jaw harp and eat watermelon. Then sit back and enjoy the movie.

A $5 donation per family is requested.


#110 August 2  The Little Rascals

Enjoy the adventures of Spanky, Buckwheat and Petey, the dog. See how the boys overcome their problems, the theft of their racecar, keeping girls out of the “boys only” clubhouse in their own special way.

A $5 donation per family is requested.


#111 August 16  Babe

Follow the adventures of Babe, a pig that thinks his job is to herd sheep. Watch as Babe wins the respect of his doubters and becomes a hero.

A $5 donation per family is requested.