WILLIAMSPORT – Spring is just around the corner, but it still feels like winter! Make the time go by faster by filling up your days with local events. It will work. I promise.
Sunday, March 3
The Bastress Mountain Winery will feature Whiskey Sunday in its tasting room. Enjoy a relaxing afternoon full of music and a fine selection of spirits, beers and wines.
- When: 2 to 5 p.m.
- Where: Bastress Mountain Winery, 5451 Route 654, South Williamsport
Monday, March 4
Don’t Feed The Artists: an exploration of the art making process
Arthaus Projects, a community oriented non-profit art space in downtown Williamsport, is excited announce the opening of “Don’t Feed the Artists” a new experimental exhibition exploring the art making process, live and in the flesh.
Canvases, brushes, and acrylic paints will be provided by Arthaus Projects. All other materials, if needed, are to be provided by the artist. Works will be for sale with prices ranging as follows: 5×7 ($40), 12×12 ($75), 18×24 ($125). If you are an artist that is interested in participating, use the form at https://www.arthausprojects.com/dont-feed-the-artists/ to sign up.
- When: Now until March 30
- Where: Arthaus Projects, 140 W. Fourth St., Williamsport
Tuesday, March 5
Ladies Night at The Range
Mark your calendars and set the reminders, it’s Ladies Night at The Range! Join the National Range & Armory for a low pressure, low cost and fun introduction to pistol shooting. Scheduled the first Tuesday of every month from 4pm-8pm. No registration required, just come on by!
- When: 4 to 8 p.m. the first Tuesday each month
- Where: National Range & Armory, 531 Washington Blvd., Williamsport
Spring choir concert at Lycoming College
The Lycoming College Choir will present a concert commemorating Randall Thompson, celebrating 120 years of music. Admission is free.
- When: 7 to 8 p.m.
- Where: Clarke Chapel, Lycoming College, 700 College Place, Williamsport
Wednesday, March 6
Ash Wednesday fish fry
Join the Old Lycoming Township Volunteer Fire Co. for its first fish fry of 2019 on Ash Wednesday.
- When: 4 to 7 p.m.
- Where: Old Lycoming Township Volunteer Fire Co., 1600 Dewey Ave., Williamsport
An Evening with Chris Botti
The Community Arts Center is looking forward to presenting an intimate evening with jazz great Chris Botti. In keeping with the spirit of the evening, the Center will be selling seats in the Orchestra and the Loge seating sections. Seats in the Balcony section will not be available for purchase. The Capitol Lounge and upstairs bathrooms will be available before, during, and directly after the performance. Thank you for your participation in a truly special evening.
- When: 7:30 to 10:30 p.m.
- Where: Community Arts Center, 220 W. Fourth St., Williamsport
Covation Book Club
Join the Covation Center for its monthly read-along. Each month, we will focus on different books in the arena of business or professional/personal development.
Join us at our first meetings to help us plan out our first 4 months of books! That way, we can provide a list to Otto’s bookstore for those who need to purchase a copy.
Each month, we will read the “assigned” book for that month. At the meeting, we will come together to discuss what our takeaways were, how to implement ideas presented, and how this book is valuable in our journey.
- When: noon to 1:30 p.m.
- Where: Covation Center, 217 W. Fourth St., Williamsport
Friday, March 8
Stations of the Cross with music
Join us twice in Lent for two special services of Stations of the Cross with music; March 8 and April 5 at 5:30 p.m.
The object of the Stations of the Cross is to help the Christian faithful to make a spiritual pilgrimage through contemplation of the Passion of Christ. The stations imitate the Via Dolorosa in Jerusalem which is believed to be the actual path Jesus walked to Mount Calvary.
- When: 5:30 to 5 p.m.
- Where: Christ Episcopal Church, 426 Mulberry St., Williamsport
Saturday, March 9
United Way’s Spring Forward 5k
The second annual Spring Forward for United Way 5K Trail Run/Walk is a great way to get some miles in around the scenic Williamsport Country Club. Participants will be running on the beautiful and historic A.W. Tillinghast golf course. Come out and see the course in a whole new way while you shave off some time as the clocks move ahead.
The run is sponsored by the Lycoming County United Way.
- When: 10 a.m. to 1 p.m.
- Where: Williamsport Country Club, 800 Country Club Drive, Williamsport