Penn Street Market
Penn Street Market is an open air farmers market featuring locally grown fresh fruit, vegetables, produce and dairy products in a friendly atmosphere. Penn Street Market will be located at PENN SQUARE for 2015, featuring local produce, dairy products offering lunch fare.
Thursdays 11:30 AM- 5:30 PM
June 4th-September 24, 2015.
Contact Market Director: Lucine Sihelnik
Redesign Reading Introduces the Reading Bike Hub Initiative
The Reading Bike Hub sees biking as an essential part of community revitalization that offers many economic, social, and environmental benefits to the city. The historical economic growth of Reading depended heavily on its location as a hub in the canal and rail systems. A 21St century Reading requires a robust multi-modal infrastructure that designs for pedestrian and bike safety, as well as for buses and automobiles. The hub’s location inside of the BARTA transit center emphasizes multi-modal transportation options as a critical component of any smart growth strategy. Read more...
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- T.E.A. Factory’s Grand Re-opening February 2, 2015On Friday, January 30th, The T.E.A. Factory held a networking social aimed to celebrate its transition. Beautiful paintings by local artists were displayed, food was provided, and positive vibes were shared. Founder and owner of T.E.A., Peter Mitchel, and co-owners Cindy and Mindy, pass the torch to new owners. For those unfamiliar with T.E.A. and […]Sharice Towles
- Reading Fire and Ice Fest January 19, 2015During the weekend of January 16th through January 18th, the Downtown Reading Area was transformed into a “Frosty Fun-Filled Fest” for all to enjoy. The Downtown Improvement District (D.I.D.) as well as so many great organizations and businesses of our wonderful city put together such an enjoyable three day event right on our very own […]Sharice Towles