Sip and Shop featuring Cat Horn Accessories
Jul
19
7:00 PM19:00

Sip and Shop featuring Cat Horn Accessories

We will be open late once again for Thursday Night Live and one of our featured artists, Cat Horn, will be on site with an expanded assortment of her luxury, indie style jewelry for the modern girl.  Cat and her family live right here in Swarthmore, so this is the perfect opportunity to meet an artist and neighbor!  

This edition of Thursday Night Live will also feature a few other multi-talented Swarthmore residents.  Will Paynter and Sonoma Sound will be the featured musicians.  Dusty Huellemeir and his Union Jerk Food truck will be firing up their grill.  Swarthmore Beer Company will be on hand with complimentary samples of their brews. 

Grab the family and some friends and make a night of it in Swarthmore Town Center!

 

 

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Terrarium Takeover: Thursday Night Live Edition
Jul
12
6:00 PM18:00

Terrarium Takeover: Thursday Night Live Edition

Please join us for hands-on, creative fun at our make your own terrarium workshop. This will be an evening takeover with complimentary wine for the adults.  Bring a friend and get creative and also take in the sounds of Ndichu and Last Chance. It's sure to be a great summer night out featuring live music.  We can hold your terrariums at the store for a later pick up if you want to dance the night away afterward! 

This in-store event focuses on step by step creation of one of a kind terrariums. We will have an assortment of airplants, containers, and fun decorations available.

Terrariums are a low maintenance and beautiful way to add touches of nature to your home. Adding chakra stones is also a great way to bring positive, renewable energy to improve your mood and support a happier mindset.

The event is free to attend and prices will vary based on designs chosen.

Feel free to bring your own container if you have a treasure you want to fill. 

Drop-ins welcome and stay for as little or as long as you would like!

 

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First Friday: Pen Pals
Jul
6
12:00 PM12:00

First Friday: Pen Pals

Let's connect at H.O.M! Summer is a great time to write letters to friends, family, and if desired, politicians. H.O.M will have letter writing tools on hand to pen letters to whomever you choose. Plus shop our new Pen Pal Kits from Mr. Boddington Studio. Light snacks provided.

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Swarthmore Independence 5K
Jul
3
7:00 PM19:00

Swarthmore Independence 5K

The 21st annual Swarthmore Lions Independence Eve 8K and 2 ½ Mile Walk starts and ends on Park Ave on Tuesday, July 3rd at 7 PM. 

Come cheer on the runners along the course.  Bring your friends and make new ones. The course will go through the Swarthmore College campus and the tree-lined streets of the Borough. 

 

 

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Sip and Shop! Featuring Voloshin
Jun
28
6:00 PM18:00

Sip and Shop! Featuring Voloshin

Join H.O.M and Voloshin for an evening of shopping, connecting and learning about the Philly-based clothing line, Voloshin. Representatives from Voloshin will help you create looks that will be timeless and feminine and will teach about what goes into the make of Voloshin clothing. They will have pieces from the current season, plus some past season samples to try on and get you started in your Voloshin journey.

Voloshin is a reflection of its founder and designer, Amy’s personal aesthetic and desire for comfort and subtle luxury. They believe in using natural fabrics because they don't want our clothes to be made from fossil fuels. They believe in supporting artisanal processes like block printing and hand embroidery. Founded on the principles of integrity, respectful design practices, and care, They strive to make clothes that feel as good ethically as they do aesthetically.

Light snacks, wine, and refreshments will be served. The featured wine will be Vinho Verde in honor of this season's inspiration spot...Portugal.

PS. We will have an art and board game table set up for the kids to play if they are in tow!

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Happy Father's Day
Jun
17
11:00 AM11:00

Happy Father's Day

Cheers to all of the Fathers out there!  H.O.M. now has a selection of gifts and cards that will make dad smile including handmade wallets, all natural shave butter, and more.  

We will also have complimentary coffee and brews on Father's Day to toast all of the dad's in town! 

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Sip and Shop! Featuring Sawdust Siren & Wrong Crowd Beer
Jun
14
7:00 PM19:00

Sip and Shop! Featuring Sawdust Siren & Wrong Crowd Beer

On Thursday nights this summer, Swarthmore will be the place to be!

Swarthmore Town Center Thursday Night Live music shows starts on June 14th and we wanted to throw a party too!

Sawdust Siren will set up shop with an expanded assortment of their exquisite antique phonohorns and other reclaimed wood creations.

Dan from Wrong Crowd Beer will be joining the fun and selling a variety of his locally made brews.  

Hobbs will also be on site grilling burgers and more!

The perfect end of school year and pre-Father's Day night out! 

 

 

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Swarthmore Makers Market
Jun
3
11:00 AM11:00

Swarthmore Makers Market

 

An outdoor market with over 40 local artists 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!

Live music will be provided for your enjoyment by David Falcone from 11-1 and Jessica Graae from 1-3. Plus a performance by Jeannine Osayande  Dunya Performing Arts.

Downtown Swarthmore also offers many wonderful eateries and shops.

Spend the day and enjoy all there is to offer!

 

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Swarthmore Fun Fair
May
20
12:00 PM12:00

Swarthmore Fun Fair

HOM will be open this Sunday (and every Sunday) during the Swarthmore Fun Fair.  

If you need a break from that action, come say hello.  We will have our craft supplies on hand to play with. 

What’s the Fun-Fair?

This is an all-charity event where charities and non-profits create fun events in their booths and guests pay to participate, and help raise money for the charities. Our theme is “Having Fun Helping Others“. The Fun-Fair is managed by the Rotary Club of Swarthmore on behalf of Swarthmore Town Center, Inc.

There will be continuous entertainment on each of the four raised sound stages around the Village. Typically, 12 groups and individuals provide 3 hours of marvelous music, dance and acts throughout the Town Center.

From noon on, the Food Court will be serving a wide array of wonderful snacks and mouth-watering food and (non-alcoholic) drinks. Everything from roast pig to Chinese to excellent deli offerings to good ol’ hot dawgs to pastries and more.

Who’s coming?

Over 100 charities and non-profits in our region are invited to have a booth. 

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Treat Yourself Weekend: Gentle Power Yoga
May
12
2:00 PM14:00

Treat Yourself Weekend: Gentle Power Yoga

Enjoy a complimentary hour of gentle power yoga taught by certified yoga instructor, Jen Green.  Be sure to spend time before or after class browsing our assortment of casual clothing perfect for running errands or going to and from the gym and yoga class, plus a variety of bath and body products perfect for an aromatherapy spa day at home.

Pre-registration is required. 

Email info@harveyoak.com to reserve your spot.  Space is limited. 

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Treat Yourself Weekend: Wine and Watercolors
May
11
5:00 PM17:00

Treat Yourself Weekend: Wine and Watercolors

Channel your inner Georgia O’Keefe, enjoy complimentary cocktails (over 21) and connect with friends while creating watercolor paintings at HOM. No experience necessary.

All supplies (and instruction if needed) will be provided.

It will also be a perfect time to try on our new clothing arrivals!

No pre-registration required.

Drop in's welcome. Stay for as little or as long as your schedule allows!

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First Friday: Make Mom’s Day Flower Pot Painting
May
4
4:00 PM16:00

First Friday: Make Mom’s Day Flower Pot Painting

Kids of all ages are invited to create a one of a kind, hand painted flower pot for mom (or anyone else special in their life). Free while supplies last.

Donations are appreciated and will be given to the Swarthmore Horticultural Society to help support their efforts of making Swarthmore a blooming and beautiful place to live. 

 

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Terrarium Takeover
Apr
21
2:00 PM14:00

Terrarium Takeover

 Saturday, April 21st, 2-4PM

Please join us for hands-on, creative fun at our make your own terrarium workshop.

This in-store event will focus on step by step creation of one of a kind terrariums. We will have an expanded assortment of airplants, containers, and fun decorations available.

Terrariums are a low maintenance and beautiful way to add touches of nature to your home. Adding chakra stones is also a great way to bring positive, renewable energy to improve your mood and support a happier mindset. The event is free to attend and prices will vary based on designs chosen.

Feel free to bring your own container if you have a treasure you want to fill. New containers will be on hand for this event. 

All are welcome!

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Sew. Swap. Shop
Apr
15
12:00 PM12:00

Sew. Swap. Shop

H.O.M. will team up with Heidi Barr of The Kitchen Garden Series to host an event to help make your spring wardrobe swap out painless and productive.  

Heidi will offer her skills as a costume and textile designer and help you repair any favorite clothing you have that needs some TLC.  

We also welcome all to live swap in the store any pieces that no longer fit in your wardrobe, but could be useful for someone else.  

You can also shop the new clothing assortment at H.O.M. that focuses on timeless, casual clothing that can support your everyday outfitting needs.  Heidi and I will highlight a few of our must-have pieces for any capsule wardrobe.

Lite snacks and complimentary beverages will be available. 

 

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H.O.M. celebrates 4 years in the 'Ville
Apr
6
5:00 PM17:00

H.O.M. celebrates 4 years in the 'Ville

Please join us for a celebration to commemorate H.O.M.'s 4 years in the 'Ville and shop the new, expanded assortment.

Festivities will include live music by Swarthmore Farmers Market beloved duo Bethlehem & Sad Patrick (7:30 PM), shop handmade product from 10+ local artisans and makers, birthday card making for Cradles to Crayons, lite snacks, specialty cocktails and more. 

Plus, visit with the Swarthmore Farmers Market team (5-7 PM) and learn more about the 2018 season and how you too can become a volunteer

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Spring Equinox Terrarium Takeover
Mar
17
2:00 PM14:00

Spring Equinox Terrarium Takeover

 
Saturday, March 17th 2-4PM

Please join us as we welcome spring and have some hands-on, creative fun at our make your own terrarium workshop.

This in-store event will focus on step by step creation of one of a kind terrariums. We will have an expanded assortment of airplants available.

Terrariums are a low maintenance and beautiful way to add touches of nature to your home. Adding chakra stones is also a great way to bring positive, renewable energy to improve your mood and support a happier mindset. The event is free to attend and prices will vary based on designs chosen.

Feel free to bring your own container if you have a treasure you want to fill.

All are welcome!

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