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WE ♥ MIDTOWN

Friends of Midtown is a community-benefit organization serving the Midtown neighborhood of Harrisburg, PA.

What We Do

Friends of Midtown is a Pennsylvania 501(c)(3) not-for-profit organization dedicated to the economic and cultural development of Midtown Harrisburg. We’re Harrisburg residents and business owners who take pride in our neighborhood and are committed to helping Midtown thrive.

Upcoming Events

  • Painting with Oil & Cold Wax
    Painting with Oil & Cold Wax
    Thu, Apr 18
    The Millworks
    Apr 18, 2024, 9:15 AM – 3:30 PM
    The Millworks, 340 Verbeke St, Harrisburg, PA 17102
    Three Day Workshop: April 18, 19, and 20. Learn to paint abstractly with cold wax and oil!
  • Great Harrisburg Litter Clean Up
    Great Harrisburg Litter Clean Up
    Sat, Apr 20
    Corner of Reily and Logan Streets
    Apr 20, 2024, 8:00 AM – 12:00 PM
    Corner of Reily and Logan Streets, 320 Reily St, Harrisburg, PA 17102
    Sponsored by Tri County Community Action
  • Fluid Art Workshop
    Fluid Art Workshop
    Sun, Apr 21
    The Millworks
    Apr 21, 2024, 12:00 PM – 3:45 PM
    The Millworks, 340 Verbeke St, Harrisburg, PA 17102, USA
    Ann Benton Yeager is teaching a fluid art workshop at The Millworks. This technique is totally brushless!
  • Woodburning Workshop
    Woodburning Workshop
    Mon, Apr 22
    Elementary Coffee
    Apr 22, 2024, 11:00 AM – 1:00 PM
    Elementary Coffee, 256 North St, Harrisburg, PA 17101
    With Megan Hogeman at Elementary Coffee
  • Succulent Planting Workshop
    Succulent Planting Workshop
    Thu, Apr 25
    The Millworks
    Apr 25, 2024, 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM
    The Millworks, 340 Verbeke St, Harrisburg, PA 17102, USA
    The Ladies from Plantscapes By Design are bringing succulents to The Millworks!
  • Bookmark Making & Collage
    Bookmark Making & Collage
    Sat, Apr 27
    Midtown Scholar Bookstore
    Apr 27, 2024, 10:00 AM – 2:00 PM
    Midtown Scholar Bookstore, 1302 N 3rd St, Harrisburg, PA 17102, USA
    Friends of Midtown at The Midtown Scholar for Independent Bookstore Day!
  • Verbeke Street Median Clean Up
    Verbeke Street Median Clean Up
    Sun, May 05
    Corner of Verbeke and Green Street
    May 05, 2024, 9:00 AM – 2:00 PM
    Corner of Verbeke and Green Street, Harrisburg, PA
    Join us as we clean, plant, and maintain this lovely and unique public area with weed-pulling, mulch, and fresh flowers.
  • Mother’s Day: Broad Street Market Family Event
    Mother’s Day: Broad Street Market Family Event
    Sat, May 11
    Broad Street Market
    May 11, 2024, 11:00 AM – 2:00 PM
    Broad Street Market, Broad Street Market, 1233 N 3rd St, Harrisburg, PA 17102
    Join us as we clean, plant, and maintain this lovely and unique public area with weed-pulling, mulch, and fresh flowers.
  • Midtown Makers Series: Vintage Collage: All That Glitters!
    Midtown Makers Series: Vintage Collage: All That Glitters!
    Sun, May 12
    The Millworks
    May 12, 2024, 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM
    The Millworks, 340 Verbeke St, Harrisburg, PA 17102
    It’s mother’s day so why not bring your mom, mother figure or significant person in your life, and spend a few creative hours with Tina, a Millworks artist for 9 years.
  • Midtown Makers Series: Macrame Coaster Class
    Midtown Makers Series: Macrame Coaster Class
    Fri, May 17
    Little Amps
    May 17, 2024, 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM
    Little Amps, 1836 Green St, Harrisburg, PA 17102rg, PA 17102
    Join WhyKnot for this unique hands-on creative experience designed for craft and brew lovers of all experience levels.
  • FOM 2024 Midtown Yard Sale
    FOM 2024 Midtown Yard Sale
    Sat, May 18
    Midtown
    May 18, 2024, 8:00 AM – 12:00 PM
    Midtown, Harrisburg, PA
    Time to clean out your basement/attic/spare rooms/closets because Friends of Midtown is inviting you to participate in this year's Midtown Yard Sale!
  • Midtown Makers Series: Mosaic Lemon Workshop
    Midtown Makers Series: Mosaic Lemon Workshop
    Tue, May 21
    Little Amps
    May 21, 2024, 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM
    Little Amps, 1836 Green St, Harrisburg, PA 17102rg, PA 17102
    Learn to make a bright and beautiful lemon mosaic in this workshop hosted by Amanda from Mosaic Montage. This is a beginner level workshop, no prior experience is needed!

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