News & Updates from
Swarthmore Town Center
OPENING DAY is Sat. May 7
9:00-12:00 pm
Can't wait to see you there!
(Remember to bring your reusable bags.)
We're celebrating the Super Moms in Swarthmore on May 8!

There are great places to find unique gifts downtown, including (links below):
Fundraiser for SRS Elementary Home & School Association
Friday, May 13. Tickets ON SALE NOW!

Shutdown BBQ available for purchase (advance tickets). Raffle items include 3 weekend getaways! This is an adults only, 21+ event. Join us for drinks, food, music & raffles!
Mother's Day Special brought to you by:
Village Vine is Open for Weekend Brunch!
Village Vine is open for brunch every Saturday & Sunday from 10 am-2 pm. Visit us for Mothers' Day brunch with expanded hours until 3 pm (reservations recommended). Also, stop by for a glass of wine to go during Nights in the Ville this summer!

Save-the-Date: Monday, May 9 for a special tasting with Jason Haas of Tablas Creek Vineyards in Paso Robles, CA. Tablas Creek is a collaboration with legendary French producer Chateau de Beaucastel, a pioneer in Rhone-style wines in the US, as well as the first Regenerative Organic Certified™ vineyard in the US. This is a one of a kind opportunity!
Features at Gallery on Park in May
First Friday, 5/6, 6-8pm - Opening reception to meet featured artist Roberto Roque and his sought after Audubon approved birdhouses. Enjoy complimentary refreshments and marvel at his fabulous and functional work.

Saturday, 5/7: 9am-12pm - Opening day of the Farmers Market! Krista Patton will be joining us from 11-2 for a pop-up showcasing her beautiful pottery!
Features at H.O.M. in May

The shop will be open every day through Mother’s Day on May 8 to help you find the perfect gifts for mom! Check out our website for full details on our shop hours

First Friday, 5/6, 6-8pm- Treat Yourself! Pop-up Shop with Saarene of Nether Providence Soap, featuring handmade and unique soaps, candles, body scrubs, and other gifts perfect for Mother’s Day.

Saturday, 5/7, 9am-12pm - Come celebrate the opening of the Farmers Market and #shoplocal with Conrad and Bethany Bender of Sawdust Siren. They reimagine the discarded and create handcrafted treasures for your home including their amazing phono horns, candles, serving boards and more! 
Special Events for H.O.M. & Gallery on Park
EXCITING NEWS! Come June we will be relocating to 4 Park Avenue in Swarthmore! Stay tuned for more updates about what to expect at our new space. 

Friday, 5/13: 5-7pm - Open House at 4 Park Avenue. Gallery on Park & H.O.M.'s new space won’t be ready yet, but they will have the doors open for you to pop in and say hello during the SRS/STC Spring on Tap fundraising event at Ship Bottom Brewery. 

Saturday, 5/28: Last day to come say your goodbyes at the Historic Celia Building at 104 Park Avenue! Gallery on Park & H.O.M. are sponsoring a huge music event taking place in the back parking area from 3:30-9:30 brought to you by WaR3house3. Our doors will be open for you to come in, spend time with friends & neighbors and enjoy the space before our big move up to 4 Park Ave!
Rotary sponsored event at PAC Center: Thursday, May 12, 7:00 pm

Film & Discussion: "Mission: Joy - Finding Happiness in Troubled Times "

The Rotary Club of Swarthmore invites the community to a free screening of this 2021 documentary featuring Archbishop Desmond Tutu and the Dalai Lama. Doors open at 6:30. The film will be followed by a panel discussion and Q&A with local faith leaders. No registration required. Seating is first come, first served. PAC Center, 129 Park Avenue.
Food Swap at PAC Center:
Sunday, May 22, 3-5 pm

What is a Food Swap? Glad you asked! Food swaps are fun, social gatherings where lovely people like you bring their homemade or homegrown food and swap with one another. Bring, say, 10 jars of your homemade apple butter, and trade it for 10 different items made by your neighbors. Swappers bring things like pickles, jams, baked goods, sauces, granola, soups, spreads, pasta, vinegars...Get creative!
Upcoming Fundraisers to Support CADES Inclusive Playground
SAVE-the-DATE for the return of Nights in the Ville!
Nights in the Ville is Generously Sponsored by:
Swarthmore Town Center is a non-profit organization committed to strengthening our community and promoting the downtown as an exciting place to live, shop, and invest. Thank you for continuing to support all of the small businesses that are the heart of this great community!
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