Become a Friend of The Gathering Place for Community, Arts & Education.
Become a Friend today and continue to enjoy all we have to offer.
How do you become a Friend?
Make your check out to The Gathering Place and mail it to
The Gathering Place P.O. Box 171 Clarks Summit, PA 18411
Why become a Friend?
In March we had an amazing 42 spring classes scheduled, but as you know we had to close.
During spring and summer, we stayed busy
gathering Covid masks, made by local people, and distribute them to the public
having a grocery giveaway for those in need
celebrating the 100th anniversary of the signing of the 19th Amendment and distribute voter registration cards
holding writing opportunities: Portraits in Pen contest, Covid Diaries blog, Community poems, Six Word Slams
developing Flags of Hope, a community art project expressing hope that were displayed throughout Clarks Summit
Now we are
offering Zoom classes
opening the Art Gallery four days a week featuring NEPA artists
continuing to meet online with out inclusive Craft & Chat, reading, and writers’ groups
offering a baking apprenticeship with the Deutsch Institute
sending weekly newsletters with community information, entertaining features, health updates, riddles and brain challenges, recipes by chefs who have taught our classes, opportunities for writers to write and to share their work
maintaining a food pantry that is in the entryway to the Clarks Summit police station on Spring St.
providing meeting space to nonprofits that meet our mission statement.
We are grateful that we have been able to continue our mission and serve the community. Your financial support will guarantee our ability to provide the community with educational and recreational opportunities.
Please if you are able, donate today and support all we do.
Your donation of $25 or more will help us continue our quality programming.
The Gathering Place for Community, Art & Education is a 501 (c)(3) nonprofit. Your donation is tax deductible.