Montour Preserve Pancake Breakfast

The spirit of winter is alive and well at the Montour Preserve’s Environmental Education Center as we invite you to bundle up for a special pancake and maple syrup breakfast. Come out in the morning of Saturday, February 24th for a delicious breakfast, followed by the Preserve’s outdoor Maple Sugaring activities! The festivities begin at 8:00 AM. Walk through the …

Wine & Chocolate Week Continues!

This February, treat your sweetheart to a romantic outing filled with wine and chocolate. The “Wine & Chocolate Week” in Columbia & Montour Counties is a great way to celebrate the Valentine’s Day season with a loved one, significant other, or group of friends. From Friday, February 9th to Sunday, February 18th, wineries will offer special chocolate pairings with their wines, and …

Wild for Salmon February Sale

– From Wild for Salmon –  Protect the Bay, Protect your Heart. This month is all about hearts. Last month, you all touched ours when your efforts to help us protect Bristol Bay were rewarded by the EPA’s new decision to uphold previous restrictions on any mining activities in the area. We’d like to thank you for protecting the bay by …

Winter Wine in the Pines

Love is in the air! Celebrate an early Valentine’s Day at the 2nd Annual Winter Wine Festival located at the Danville Borough Ballroom in Danville, PA on Saturday, February 10, 2018 from 5:00-9:00 p.m. It will feature Freas Farm Winery, Broad Mountain Winery, Kulpmont Winery, Red Shale Ridge Winery, and Old Forge Brewing Company beer, food tastings provided by Mayberry Hospitality Catering, …

Destination Blues Music Festival

3 days, 18 venues, 35 performances, 70 musicians — this can only mean one thing: The 5th annual Destination Blues Music Festival! It takes place starting Friday, February 16th, though Sunday, February 18th, in Berwick, Bloomsburg, and Danville – “Your Blues Heaven on Route 11” in Columbia and Montour Counties, Pennsylvania. Victor Wainwright & The Train headline, on Saturday the 17th, when …

Free Private Pilot Ground School

Bloomsburg Municipal Airport  is offering a FREE Private Pilot Ground School, starting on February 1st.  This is a six week course that will convene each Thursday from 6 PM – 9 PM at the Airport Terminal Building.  Spots are limited, and are first-come, first-served. To make a reservation, please email airportcoordinator@bloomsburgpa.org. This free Private Pilot Ground school teaches prospective pilots …

2018 Wine & Chocolate Week!

This February, treat your sweetheart to a romantic outing filled with wine and chocolate. The “Wine & Chocolate Week” in Columbia & Montour Counties is a great way to celebrate the Valentine’s Day season with a loved one, significant other, or group of friends. From Friday, February 9th to Sunday, February 18th, wineries will offer special chocolate pairings with their wines, and …

Early Bird Sports Expo Approaching

The 30th Annual Early Bird Sports Expo is approaching. The show is at the Bloomsburg Fairgrounds on January 25-28, 2018. The doors open Thursday, Jan 25th at 4 PM. Parking is free. The hours of the show are:  Thursday 4 PM – 9 PM, Friday 10 AM – 9 PM, Saturday 10 AM – 8 PM and Sunday 10 AM …

New Year’s Eve 5K

Lace up those running shoes – the Bloomsburg Area YMCA is getting ready for their annual New Year’s Eve 5K! Whether you like to run for the lead, or are simply looking to walk for a good cause with your family, the YMCA would love to have you join them. All proceeds will benefit Youth Development, Healthy Living, and Social …

Montour Preserve Releases Winter Newsletter

The Montour Preserve’s Winter Newsletter has been released.  The publication provides seasonal updates on events and goings-on at the Preserve for the months of December – February.  An update is given on Great Horned Owls, various hawks, and snow fleas, and how to see each creature. There is also a feature on the what to watch for in the winter night …