Make + Take Terrarium Workshop with Fancy Plants
Nov
1
6:00 PM18:00

Make + Take Terrarium Workshop with Fancy Plants

Succulent Terrarium Masters, Fancy Plants, will join us for an evening of unique terrarium decorating.  Each participant will get the opportunity to decorate a pre-potted terrarium with a variety of sand, rocks, sticks, mosses, and more!

$18 for one terrarium or $28 for two terrariums.

All are welcome!

Call, stop in, or email info@harveyoak.com to reserve your spot.  

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Swarthmore Makers Market
Nov
3
11:00 AM11:00

Swarthmore Makers Market

  • 10 South Chester Road Swarthmore, PA, 19081 United States (map)
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The Makers Market returns to Swarthmore on Sunday, November 3rd.

Save the date for Swarthmore, PA's unique open-air market celebrating local craftsmanship and design.

Find a handmade treasure at the 2019 Fall Swarthmore Makers Market! Shop our 50+ curated Art and Craft Vendors. Enjoy live music and kids activities at 10 S Chester Ave. Right next to the Septa Media Elwyn Line and a quick walk from the Swarthmore shops. Just a few steps to The Broad Table Tavern where you can enjoy a cocktail or beer. 11-3pm, Free to attend!

Sponsored and organized by Swarthmore Town Center, Swarthmore Farmers Market, Harvey Oak Mercantile, and Gallery on Park.

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Wax + “Un-Wine” with Nether Providence Soaps
Nov
22
6:00 PM18:00

Wax + “Un-Wine” with Nether Providence Soaps

Get creative while relaxing and having some fun with friends. Soap and scent master, Saarene Panossian of Nether Providence Soaps will lead a hands-on workshop where you will blend your own fragrance and create a 10oz candle.  

$20 each includes candle supplies + wine! Space is limited.  Reservations required by 11/20.  All are welcome! Call, stop in, or emailinfo@harveyoak.com  to reserve your spot.  

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Whim Healing Bracelet Jewelry Workshop
Oct
4
6:00 PM18:00

Whim Healing Bracelet Jewelry Workshop

Jaime Sosonkin of Whim Jewelry will lead a unique bracelet making workshop.  Come spend an evening learning about crystals and gemstones and create beautiful bracelets to take home.  The energy and healing properties that can derive from crystals can transform your energy and bring lightness, internal peace, calm, and insight. 

Each of you will go home with two bracelets including one with a center stone or charm of your choice, a care package to mend, and a coupon for a Whim Jewelry purchase.

Bring your friends! $58 per person 

Pre-registration and payment required for the workshop by 10/2

Stop in, email info@harveyoak.com or call 610-328-1521 to reserve and pre-pay for your spot

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First Friday Best of Philly Celebration
Sep
6
6:00 PM18:00

First Friday Best of Philly Celebration

Join H.O.M. and special guests including, Cat Horn for a celebration of our recent recognition from Philly magazine as the Best Place to Shop for Celestial Jewelry. 

The fun will be out of this world! Face Painting by Jean Breslin of Stacey’s Face Painting, Live Music by Joe Breslin, Sweet Treats from Allie the Baker, Bubbly Beverages, and More!

Plus!  A portion of the sales from the event will be donated to the Chester Charter School for the Arts

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Summer Street Stroll and Sidewalk Sale
Aug
22
6:00 PM18:00

Summer Street Stroll and Sidewalk Sale

We are taking it to the streets to dance, eat, drink, and she the night away for the finale of Thursday Night Live.

To celebrate this end of summer event, we will be hosting a one day only clothing and shoe sale.

Enjoy 15% off all clothing and shoes (including sale and Compendium)

*valid on new purchases only

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Swarthmore Lions Club Independence 8K
Jul
3
7:00 PM19:00

Swarthmore Lions Club Independence 8K

Get a jump on your Independence Day celebration and join us for the annual Swarthmore Lions Independence Eve 8K and 2 ½ Walk which will be held on Wednesday, July 3 at 7pm in the center of Swarthmore.

H.O.M. is proud to sponsor the Lions Club Independence Eve 8K.

Take the challenge and come on out and run or get out your hose and cool off the participants!

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First Friday Sunflower Celebration
Jun
7
4:00 PM16:00

First Friday Sunflower Celebration

Join H.O.M. and Swarthmore Horticultural Society for an "un-bee-lievable" First Friday celebration. The Swarthmore Horticultural Society will be distributing sunflower seedlings and have seed packet give-aways, as well as educating all about the importance of planting these beautiful pollinator habitats to help nourish our bees.  Also stop by to enjoy enjoy bee-inspired snacks and sunflower inspired crafts at the event. Open to all!

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Swarthmore Makers Market
Jun
2
11:00 AM11:00

Swarthmore Makers Market


The Swarthmore Makers Market is Sunday, June 2nd. 

Over 50 local artists will be selling their beautiful and unique handmade items right in downtown Swarthmore. Come join us for an afternoon of discovering wonderful new items for your home or gifts for loved ones all while supporting local artists!

A lovely day is in store. Hope to see you there!

H.O.M. is a proud organizer and sponsor of the event and will be open during the event.

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Wax and Un-Wine with Nether Providence Soaps
May
10
6:00 PM18:00

Wax and Un-Wine with Nether Providence Soaps

Treat Yourself! Get creative while relaxing and having some fun with friends. Soap and scent master, Saarene Panossian of Nether Providence Soaps will lead a hands-on workshop where you will blend your own fragrance and create a 10oz candle.

$20 each includes candle supplies + wine (BYOB also welcome!). Space is limited.  Reservations + pre-payment required by 5/8.  Email info@harveyoak.com, stop in or call 610-328-1521 to reserve your spot.  6PM check in, 6:30 Start 

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BYOV Flower Arranging Workshop with Bough + Blossom
May
3
6:00 PM18:00

BYOV Flower Arranging Workshop with Bough + Blossom

April Showers Bring May Flowers! Floral designer Liz Orye of Bough + Blossom is back at H.O.M. to share her talents.  No need to wait until Mother’s Day to receive flowers! Grab a friend, your favorite vase, and treat yourself to a beautiful bouquet. The workshop will include learning a few expert tips on arranging, floral care and fresh blooms to create a showstopper bouquet, $55 each includes flowers and refreshments. Space is limited.  Reservations + pre-payment required by 5/1.  Email info@harveyoak.com, stop in or call 610-328-1521 to reserve your spot.  6PM check in, 6:30 Start 

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Milkweed Giveaway
May
3
5:00 PM17:00

Milkweed Giveaway

Please come get some free rose milkweed seedlings courtesy of the Swarthmore Monarch Boosters.  There will be enough seedlings of these pretty pink flower and sweet vanilla smelling plants for the first 100 people to pop by.  Plenty to go around and to help bring the monarchs to Swarthmore. 

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Swarthmore Town Center Clean Up Day
Apr
7
12:00 PM12:00

Swarthmore Town Center Clean Up Day

Join us in getting our downtown in tip-top shape for Spring! We look forward to partnering with the Swarthmore Horticultural Society and shop owners for the 2nd annual Town Center Clean-up. 

On the day of the event, meet in the Central Park Amphitheater for instructions and to break into work groups. Some of the tasks will not take the entire 4 hours - feel free to depart once completed or lend a hand to another group. 

Be sure to stick around or come back after the Cleanup because at 4:30 PM we'll culminate the day at waR3house3 with a music performance by the Swarthmore Ukulele Orchestra and BBQ featuring Good Boy Burgers from Hobbs Coffee! It's the perfect way to officially welcome Spring to the 'Ville!

Sign up today! https://www.signupgenius.com/go/20f0848adab2cabfc1-town

Photo courtesy of Andy Shelter Photography

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First Friday Birthday Party with Toscah Bakery
Apr
5
6:00 PM18:00

First Friday Birthday Party with Toscah Bakery

April is birthday month at H.O.M.  Our unique shop first opened in April 2014 and what better way to mark our 5th birthday than with a party! 

Join us for a special pop up shop with Swarthmore College senior and on-campus baker, Therese Ton of Toscah Bakery. Therese will be on site selling slices of her delectable cakes including Sea Salt Dark Chocolate Cake, London Fog Cake, and individual Sea Salt Dark Chocolate Molten Lava Cakes (yum!) for $5 each.

Entertainment will be courtesy of Joe Breslin who will be singing an acoustic set of songs that we all love to sing along to.

Plus, Jean Breslin of Stacey’s Face Painting will be here to transform the kiddos into superheroes, fairies and more!

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Career Wardrobe Clothing Drive
Mar
23
11:00 AM11:00

Career Wardrobe Clothing Drive

H.O.M. and Gallery on Park will be collecting men’s and women’s clothes in good condition for all seasons for Career Wardrobe. Career Wardrobe is one of the nation’s largest independent organizations that empowers individuals in their transition to work with professional clothing, job search support, and professional development  Please bring items in shopping bags, paper bags, reusable tote bags, or boxes. Please no trash bags or hangers .

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Zoet Bathlatier Pop Up Scent and Apothecary Shop
Mar
2
1:00 PM13:00

Zoet Bathlatier Pop Up Scent and Apothecary Shop

Zoet Bathlatier is an artisan candle and apothecary line created by Ilka Evans with inspiration rooted in nature and culture.  Ilka’s vegetable wax candles are cult favorites here at H.O.M and we are bringing back her apothecary line as well. 

Ilka will join us for a special afternoon pop up shop and have on hand all of your Zoet Bathlatier favorites and new products too!

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Bracelet Making Workshop with Whim Jewelry
Feb
22
6:00 PM18:00

Bracelet Making Workshop with Whim Jewelry

Friday Night Fun at H.O.M.

Jaime Sosonkin of Whim jewelry will lead a unique bracelet making workshop. Come spend an evening learning about crystals and gemstones and create beautiful bracelets to take home. The energy and healing properties that can derive from crystals can transform your energy and bring lightness, internal peace, calm, and insight.

Each of you will go home with two bracelets including one with a center stone or charm of your choice, a care package to mend, and a coupon for a Whim Jewelry purchase.

Bring your friends and spend some time gathering together in love!

$58 per person ($30 option for children 12 and under for a one bracelet workshop)

Other special guests Pop up Shops for the evening include:

Gretchen Hulse of Crescent Moon Clothing

Pre registration and payment required for the workshop by 2/20

Stop in, email info@harveyoak.com or call 610-328-1521 to reserve and pay for your spot

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Sip and Shop Pop Up with Crescent Moon Clothing
Feb
22
6:00 PM18:00

Sip and Shop Pop Up with Crescent Moon Clothing

Crescent Moon Clothing is made locally in Chadds Ford, PA and is a unique clothing collection filled with stylish, yet comfortable pieces you will want to live in.

Come this Friday, February 22nd 6-8pm to meet designer, Gretchen and shop the clothing and accessory collection.

Established in 1994, Crescent Moon Clothing has grown from a hand-painted t-shirt line to a full line of ready to wear women’s clothing. After graduating with a fine art degree from Stockton State College, New Jersey: Gretchen had various jobs from retail picture framer to pizza delivery. It wasn’t until she was introduced to the art of batik that Gretchen found a passion for textiles, garment dyeing, and design.

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doTERRA DIY Valentine-themed Make-n-Take Essential Oil Workshop
Feb
10
1:00 PM13:00

doTERRA DIY Valentine-themed Make-n-Take Essential Oil Workshop

Breakaway from winter hibernation and come create 3 Valentine inspired personal care products using all natural ingredients at H.O.M.

doTERRA specialist Laura Kruger will guide your creation of bath salts, a perfume roller, and a linen spray.

$20 for all three products

Reservations recommended.

email info@harveyoak.com, stop in, or call 610-328-1521 to reserve your spot!

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