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Snow tubing at AvalancheXpress
As a kid, I remember there was a field across the street from my house, where when the snow got pushed off the road, it would get pushed into that nicely sloped field. We were so excited for snow so that we could go sledding down that nice slope. As we got older, the slope […]
A day of Hersheypark thrills
Now that my children are teenagers and self-proclaimed thrill seekers, a visit to nearby Hersheypark – with its 11 exciting roller coasters and expansive waterpark – was in order.
Fun at the Whitaker Center
A few weeks back, on a school in-service day, I took the short drive to Harrisburg with my boys to the Harsco Science Center at the Whitaker Center for Science and the Arts. The science center has three floors chock full of hands-on science activities and exhibits that were engaging for everyone.
Made by hand (and passion)
With about 35 talented artists and three locations, Eldreth Pottery is a renowned name in the pottery business showcasing creativity in salt glaze, redware, and stoneware. They're known for many different items and varying styles sure to fit everybody's tastes.
Wine & Cheese Train
Relax in First-Class comfort aboard an historic steam train while enjoying wine & cheese during the 45-minute ride. Select evening trains, now through the end of November. Must be 21.find out more
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