The Waverly Community House Artisans Marketplace Volunteers Needed

    Volunteers needed for both Saturday and Sunday. Two hour shifts. Mornings or afternoons available. Free admssion ticket for all volunteers. Call the Comm Office to sign up or for more information: 570.586.8191 or email    Click HERE for more information and to purchase tickets.    

This outdoor holiday marketplace will feature artisans from near and far offering a wide variety of hand crafted gifts and specialty food items for the holidays! Warm beverages, heat lamps, and seasonal music will all make for a fun, festive, atmosphere and a unique shopping experience.

Luncheon by Constantino’s will be offered in The Comm Auditorium with seasonal entertainment provided by The Abington Heights High School Orchestra.  

Participating Artisans are:  
Bald Mountain Makes
Beyond Infinity Creations
Birdsong Birdhouses
Brook Hollis Leathercraft
Candles by Stellata
Case Quattro Winery
Christine’s Soapbox
Comm Bakeshop
Crow Designs
DA Create
Damiani Coffee
Deep Roots Hard Cider
Designs by Olivia Grey
Distinctively Raisa
Gravity Line Forge
Happy Threads
Lil’ Sophia’s Jewelry Box
Maple Hill Farm & Apiaries
Mulberry Moon Studio
North Harford Maple
Pure Suds Co.
Rogers Nursery
Root Relations
Saint’s Nicks
The Big G Organic Farm
Vessels for Danu
Vivid Color Jewelry Creations
Wyldflower Farms

Click HERE to purchase tickets!

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Waverly Community Fall and Winter Programs

Elk Mountain Sunday Super Saver Ski Program

The Elk Mountain Super Saver Ski Package is here and available to all donors to the 2022 sustaining fund drive.

This is a wonderful program, offering an affordable day of skiing with lessons. The deadline for registration is Monday, December 12, 2022.


Waverly Comm Thanksgiving Dessert Fundraiser

All desserts provided by Sugar Ray’s Bakery, Blakely PA

Order must be received by Monday, November 14, 2022

Orders can be picked up at the Waverly Community House on Tuesday, November 22, 2022 beginning at noon.

All proceeds will benefit the new Waverly Community House Theatre Renovation Project.

Click HERE to order and pay online.

Click HERE for printable copy of order form.

Tots & Toddlers Open Gym

What: Unstructured play time for moms and little ones in the gym. Bring your own toys. Meet new friends.

When: Wednesdays & Fridays from 9-10am

Where: The Comm Gym

Free and open to the public.

Music Together of the Abingtons

Mixed-Age Classes at Music Together of the Abingtons. Babies, toddlers, preschoolers, and the grownups who love them gather for 45 minutes of fun-filled family music time. Your teacher will lead you and the other families in music activities ranging from lullabies to full-on jam sessions (with child-friendly instruments, of course!). It’s so much fun you won’t realize how much learning is taking place!

Please click HERE to register, or visit

Waverly Community House Fall Programs

Floral Workshop
What: Fall centerpiece make & take! Join farmer-florists Jenny and Ashlee on Saturday October 1st @ 10AM to create a fun fall inspired floral pumpkin centerpiece!
What to expect: 
Meet and greet with your local flower farmers
 Light refreshments
 Design Demo
Hands on experience arranging your own centerpiece

You’ll get exclusive access to fresh Autumn flowers from our gardens to create your pumpkin centerpiece that will WOW all of your guests this Fall!

Where: Waverly Community House Scout Room, 1115 N. Abington Road, Waverly 
When: Saturday, October 1 at 10:00 am 
Fee: $75 
Reserve your spot today at

Destination Freedom Walking Tour
Tours begin at The Waverly Community House, 1115 N. Abington Road, Waverly. To register for a tour, guests can call the Comm at 570-586-8191 or email our Destination Freedom Tour Guide at

Stop by The Comm Library
Enjoy our lending library.
We have an updated assortment of adult and children’s books.

Visit “The Upstairs Thrift”!
Our upscale thrift shop featuring women’s, men’s, and children’s clothing and housewares.
Hours: Wednesday through Friday, 10am-4pm; Saturdays 10am-1pm

Save the Date for the Comm Classic Golf Tournament

We hope that you will join us for a great day of golf with a challenging course, delicious food, games, prizes, and fellowship.

The proceeds of this tournament benefit The Waverly Community House, which offers a broad array of year-round recreational, cultural and educational opportunities that benefit so many individuals and families in our region.

If you have any questions regarding the tournament or sponsorship opportunities, please contact Kathy Wright, Programs and Events Coordinator at or 570-586-8191.

Waverly Community House Upcoming Events

The Waverly Community House will host the following events this month.

Laurie Tuchel – “A Sense of Place”
Friday, March 18th from 5-7 pm

Art opening in our Waverly Small Works Gallery
Live music and refreshments.
Free event. Open to the public.

Gallery Hours:
Tuesday 3pm- 7pm
Wednesday 1 – 5pm
Thursday 3 – 7pm
Or by appointment

From Receipt to Recipe: Considering Cookbooks as American History
Sunday, March 20, 1 pm

A Talk with Dr. Adam Shprintzen Celebrating the 36th Anniversary of The Flavor of Waverly Cook Book.

If you are what you eat, what are you when you cook? In recognition of the 35th anniversary of The Flavor of Waverly community cookbook, this talk will explore the power of cookbooks as historical sources, tracing the changes in recipe writing and cookbook publishing as a way to better understand our food-focused past, community history, and the power of food in understanding American history.

Refreshments will be provided, created from recipes from The Flavor of Waverly cookbook. This talk is free and open to the public. Click HERE to reserve your seat! Walk-ins welcome!

Waverly Community House Upcoming Events

National Women’s History Month Luncheon

Our annual luncheon honoring the accomplishments of great women in our past and present, and inspiring great women in our future. Open to the public. Keynote speaker Mayor Paige Gebhardt Cognetti. Thursday, March 10th, 12:00 pm, Glen Oak Country Club. Tickets on sale HERE or through The Comm office and website.
Laurie Tuchel – ” A Sense of Place”

Art opening in our Waverly Small Works Gallery, Friday, March 18th. Live music and refreshments. Free event. Open to the public.

Visit “The Upstairs Thrift”!

Our upscale thrift shop featuring women’s, men’s, and children’s clothing and housewares.

Stop by The Comm Library

We have an updated assortment of adult and children’s books

The Waverly Community House to Host Frederick Douglass Talk

E. J. Murphy, Project Coordinator for the Waverly Community House’s Destination Freedom: Underground Railroad Walking Tour of Waverly will host a talk on Frederick Douglass and Northeastern Pennsylvania, entitled “But Because He is a Man”. This program will highlight the effect that Douglass’ influence had on local and national events during the Civil War era as well as his connections, both direct and indirect, to Northeastern Pennsylvania.

E.J. Murphy is an educator and public historian from Scranton, PA.

The talk, sponsored by Toyota of Scranton and Peoples Security Bank & Trust will be held on Sunday, February 20th at 1:00 PM in The Comm auditorium. This educational program is appropriate for school-aged children.

Free and open to the public. Donations will be accepted for the Destination Freedom Project.

Reservations suggested. Call the Comm office: 570 .586.8191 Or click HERE for online reservations.