Articles, activities for boomers & seniors
Skiing in the Lehigh Valley
Bear Creek Mountain Resort & Conference Center sits on more than 330 acres of scenic land. The resort features skiing, snowboarding and snow-tubing winter activities.
announced the arrival of a new, state of the art Montana Challenge MAX automated ski and snowboard tuning machine. There is something for all ages, so don’t miss the fun!
Camelback Mountain Resort, located in the Poconos, is among the best when it comes to fantastic winter fun!
Jack Frost and Big Boulder This season there is a new glade riding area for beginners, and a new glade park for the snowboarders and freeskiers as well.
Shawnee Mountain, located in the Poconos, has the new Tomahawk Express which sends skiers and riders 3100′ to the summit in just 3 minutes.
Part creators’ studio, part indoor playground, this 65,000 square foot kid entertainment center is bedecked in bold primary colors with smiling crayons beaming at you from every corner. It offers more than two dozen
art-making stations using the full spectrum of Crayola materials—paints, clay, markers and yes, crayons—as well as more active entertainment like a multilevel play, bounce and climbing structure, toddler section, a water table with boats, and a “Cool Moves” dance-like crayon-themed game.
Cartooning & Anime: Ages 10-12 6 weeks Sat., Jan 13 - Feb 17, 3:30 - 5:00 pm. Students learn how to draw cartoons from Cotty Kilbanks, a professional cartoonist who has worked in the cartoon industry. As participants develop their own cartooning styles, they learn to use shapes, understand volume and draw poses. Open to children ages 10-12 years old. Price: $135 | $121.50 ArtsQuest Member.
At Cookie Crunch, the region’s top chefs and restaurants come together to create delicious and unique dishes, all made with Girl Scout Cookies. This culinary fundraiser, which sold out in 2017, serves as a benefit for both GSEP
and ArtsQuest’s Art Education Fund, which provides quality arts and education programs for area students. Feb 25.