Old Gregg School Community and Recreation Center

Our beloved Old Gregg School (OGS) is regarded locally as a treasure in the heart of Penns Valley. It's been a bustling with activity community and recreation center since 2007. Join us as we celebrate its past, present and future and ALL that OGS offers!

Old Gregg School Community & Recreation Center, PO Box 184, 106 School Street, Spring Mills, PA 16875-9120. For more information, please call the center at: 814-422-8582. During the hours when the center is closed, please feel free to leave a voice mail message, and your call will be returned as soon as possible by our center's events manager, Cathy Pease. The Old Gregg School Community and Recreation Center (OGS) is a local non-profit venue that offers many different community services and activities for all ages. Some of these opportunities are available at no cost, while others have a nominal fee associated with them. Please check our website listings for more information. http://www.oldgreggschool.org For assistance with posting your news and information as it relates to any of the many programs and activities held here at OGS by our tenants, community members or our other valued supporters, please contact us at: [email protected]

Mission: * Vision Statement of Old Gregg School Community and Recreation Center * For over 80 years the Old Gregg School building in Spring Mills educated children and young adults throughout eastern Penns Valley in the time-honored values and responsibilities of community and service. The traditions of the historic Gregg Township School have been celebrated and expanded in the Old Gregg School Community & Recreation Center, which is now a multi-purpose, non-profit facility benefiting the entire Penns Valley Community. Supporting small businesses with affordable office space, athletic facilities for recreation, open space for meetings and events (both indoors and out), and lovingly maintained grounds and outdoor play areas, Old Gregg School Community & Recreation Center is regarded as a treasure in the heart of Penns Valley. While our immediate vision included a licensed preschool and pre-k facilities for working families, affordable office space for start-ups within a short commute of State College (with wireless internet available), certified kitchen facilities for area food businesses, a lending library supported by local Scout organizations, and low-cost basketball and exercise facilities ... Old Gregg School has since expanded and now includes the following businesses, non-profits, and community groups: Local Businesses, Non-Profits, Community Groups, and Other Organizations Currently Located At Old Gregg School: Local Businesses: The Underground Fitness Center and Gymnasium KarpFit A New Day Personal Fitness See Me Go! Kids' Fitness Zumba Classes by Stacy Garbrick Local Non-Profits: Penns Valley Community Church (PVCC) Penns Valley Youth Center (Operated by PVCC) Pennsylvania Certified Organic (PCO) TriYoga® Center of Central Pennsylvania Thrifty Tailz 'n Pawz, Inc. Osher Life Long Learning Institute (OLLI) Classes Local Community Groups: Senior Citizen Activities Group at OGS Nittany Valley Model Railroad Local Government: Gregg Township Office The future is open to the vision of the community as a whole, as The Old Gregg School Community & Recreation Center carries on a tradition of local community service into a new century.

[03/17/20]   The US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention on Sunday night recommended that no gatherings with 50 people or more take place for the next eight weeks to slow the spread of the novel Corona Virus (COVID-19).
It is with great regret that the Old Gregg School Advisory Board has to announce that this year’s Spring Craft Fair will be cancelled.

Notice: The Old Gregg School Community & Recreation Center will be closed for at least the next two weeks. Gregg Township will continue to monitor the situation surrounding the coronavirus and will update the closure as needed.

Township Update: Old Gregg School Community & Recreation Center

As Gregg Township navigates these unprecedented times surrounding the coronavirus, we will be taking steps to ensure that we are upholding our responsibility for the safety and wellness of our community. We have been carefully observing the information and mandates being established at the State and Local levels, as well as communicating with the local and county Emergency Management Association.

Out of an abundance of precaution, in consideration of the safety of our community, the Old Gregg School Community & Recreation Center will be closed for the next two weeks to all non-tenant use beginning Monday, March 16, 2020 until at least Saturday March 28, 2020. During which time, Gregg Township will monitor the ongoing situation and determine whether the closure will be expanded.

The Gregg Township office will still be available via electronic communication, either through email or phone, as well as through in-person appointments if necessary. Please consider the well-being of the township employees, should you need an in-person appointment.

In an effort to continue to support our community as needs arise, and in communication with local resources concerning access to food for our community, there may be specified dates and times when there will be food distribution available either on the front exterior sidewalk or in the main lobby of the community center. Such dates and times will be posted on the Gregg Township website (www.greggtownship.org) and on the Gregg Township page.

We thank you for your understanding and patience as we continue to adjust to the changes.

Please contact the Gregg Township office with any questions or concerns:

(814)422-8218
[email protected]

Dance classes available at the Old Gregg School! See more information below from Horizons Studios.

The Winter Craft Fair is here! Perfect for your holiday shopping, see the trains & have some lunch! 10am-2pm

December is almost here & that means the Old Gregg School Winter Craft Fair is coming soon!
Mark Your Calendars 12-07-2019

Galiana Creations

All ready to go. @ Old Gregg School Community and Recreation Center

❄️ Vendors register online at: https://forms.gle/8ha31Gy23VXrMPcq9

SPRING MILLS COMMUNITY FEST REGISTRATION IS STILL OPEN FOR BOOTH SPACES:

Craft Vendor/Non profit application
https://forms.gle/GGestf99Gxm9G9He7

Food Vendor
https://forms.gle/BDzmb3ANV9P8wEGU9

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2019 Annual Spring Mills Community Fest

VENDOR REGISTRATION FOR SPRING MILLS COMMUNITY FEST June 15, 2019

docs.google.com Vendor Registration Available for the first Annual Spring Mills Community Fest on Saturday, June 15th Release date: 04/ /2019 Information regarding Spring Mills Community Fest 2019 is now available. Spring Mills Community Fest is set in Spring Mills this year on Saturday, June 15th from 10 am ...

Baked Goods Needed 12/8/18, 8am-11am drop off: All proceeds will go the the OGS Community and Recreation Center.

Mark your calendars for the annual Old Gregg School Winter Craft Fair!

Penns Valley Youth Center

Our big PVYC Drama Production of 'No Crime like the Present' is tonight at 7:00pm at the Old Gregg School...tickets at the door are $8 for adults and $5 for students. Come out and support our Penns Valley Students!!!
STARRING
(In alphabetical order: Leah Beben, Phoebe Bidelspach, Alex Boeckle, Maximillian Engle, Maddie McCool, Sophie McQuaide, Emma Narber, Ethan Narber, Branston Peese, Simon Smith and Everett VanHeyst...Director: Laura Snider)

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Penns Valley Fiber Festival

http://www.mulberryhillfarm.com/pvff.html

mulberryhillfarm.com A festival of Central PA fiber vendors selling yarn, wool, roving, fleeces, and fiber products.

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Yoga Nidra: Deep Relaxation for Inviting Restful Sleep

Yoga Nidra: Deep Relaxation for Inviting Restful Sleep
Sunday, December 2
4-6 pm
TriYoga Spring Mills (Old Gregg School)
$25
https://www.pennsylvaniayoga.com/workshops-events-1/2018/9/14/yoga-nidra-deep-relaxation-for-inviting-restful-sleep

pennsylvaniayoga.com Led by Jill With as many as 4% of U.S. adults taking medication for insomnia, difficulty falling asleep or maintaining an uninterrupted night of rest are common struggles. Join Jill for an exploration of the personal, cultural and scientific views on the significance of the sleep cycle. Learn breat

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Merging with the Calm: Yoga Tools for Meditation

Merging with the Calm: Yoga Tools for Meditation
Sunday, November 4
4-6pm
TriYoga Spring Mills (Old Gregg School)
$25
https://www.pennsylvaniayoga.com/workshops-events-1/2018/11/4/merging-with-the-calm-yoga-tools-for-meditation

pennsylvaniayoga.com Led by Jill Like other practices that benefit our health and well being, meditation can be challenging. Experience the systematized TriYoga approach to focusing the mind, known as sustained concentration or meditation (Dhyana). Enjoy this path of breath practices (Pranayama) and gentle body movemen

Always fun to look back at the memories of our center when it was a school!

Spring Mills 1931...

Some of you have been wondering what’s the significance of the purple ribbons hanging around the Old Gregg School this month.

Purple ribbons were hung by the HOPE (Heroin Opioid Prevention Education) initiative. The HOPE initiative is hoping to bring awareness to the issue of Substance Abuse in Centre County by celebrating National Recovery Month this September.

HOPE is hosting “clumps" of purple ribbons, with each ribbon representing a life lost in Centre County to overdose since 2014. Each ribbon has a tag with information and a message that HOPE is just a phone call away providing a local number to call to get help in addressing a substance use disorder.

For more information: www.centrecountyhope.org

Chicken BBQ Fundraiser to benefit the community center! Check out the details below:

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Our website has a new look! Since the Old Gregg School is also the municipal building for Gregg Township, we have combined our websites and are excited to be able to provide even more information about the community center. You can now view the reservations calendar to see when different rental areas are available to host your events!

You can get to the website via:

www.OldGreggSchool.org or www.greggtownship.org/old-gregg-school

greggtownship.org Incorporated in 1826, Gregg Township, Pennsylvania is located in the Penns Valley region of Centre County. The Township has a rich agricultural heritage, along with noted historical sites and architecture. Our official website is designed to be user-friendly and provide the public with greater acces...

The FoodCentre at the side of the building is getting prepped for the growing season!

A big THANK YOU to the Centre Hall Jr. Girl Scout Troop #76 for helping us get the PVYC Food Centre garden beds ready for planting. They did a great job! Also thanks to Jeff at Mount NitaNee Kombucha for surprising us all with a nice, refreshingly cold bottle of Kombucha when we were done! I love this community!

We have such a great history! Decades of use and still going strong!

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The 1st floor of the Old Gregg School will be CLOSED tomorrow (Friday) for floor waxing. Those needing to access the 2nd floor businesses should use the ramped entrance and stairwell. Please do not enter via the main entryway or use the first floor hallway. Sorry for the inconvenience!

Penns Valley Past and Present

Gregg Township Vocational School Play in 1943. Note admission is 30¢ and 15¢.

Look how shiny! The gym floor has been freshly waxed and it is looking good. Reserve it for your next event, join us for an open gym time, or take part in one of the many fitness activities!

JUST A LITTLE REMINDER.....

Open Mic Night TONIGHT!

​7:00 pm - 10:00 pm Saturday February 17, 2018

SOUND EQUIPMENT PROVIDED –
BRING YOUR INSTRUMENT
SHARE YOUR TALENT OR ENJOY OTHERS -
Relax, drift back in your memories.
Think of the days when you first heard the music being played.

Come out and meet your old friends and make some new ones.

Munchies & drinks available for donation.
100% of donations go to Old Gregg School.

Let Blackie know if you have any questions,
[email protected]

We thank you for your support!

Underground Fitness

OGS Fitness Center Application

Gregg Township, Centre County

We are open and operating as normal today! Sorry for any inconvenience yesterday. Hope to see you around!

The Old Gregg School is back to operating on a normal schedule today, Wednesday, January 10.

Open Mic Night at The Old Gregg School

Open Mic on January 6th, 2018 has been canceled due to the cold weather. See you on February 17th.
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SOUND EQUIPMENT PROVIDED –
BRING YOUR INSTRUMENT
SHARE YOUR TALENT OR ENJOY OTHERS -
Relax, drift back in your memories.
Think of the days when you first heard the music being played.
Come out and meet your old friends and make some new ones.
Munchies & drinks available for donation.
100% of donations go to Old Gregg School.
Let me know if you have any questions,
[email protected]
We thank you for your support!
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FUTURE DATES

February 17, 2018
March 3, 2018
April 21, 2018
May 5, 2018
June 2, 2018
July 14, 2018
August 4, 2018
September 1, 2018
October 6, 2018
November 3, 2018
December 1, 2018

January 5,2019
February 9, 2019
March 2, 2019
April 6, 2019
May 4, 2019
June 1, 2019
July 13, 2019
August 3, 2019
September 7, 2019
October 5, 2019
November 2, 2019
December 7, 2019

Happy New Year! What are you looking forward to in 2018? What will you check off your bucket list? What fun adventure do you hope to embark on? We hope the Old Gregg School will be a part of your 2018!

Merry Christmas and Happy Holidays from all of us at the Old Gregg School!

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106 School St
Spring Mills, PA
16875

General information

The Old Gregg School Community & Recreation Center is staffed and managed by a tireless and dedicated group of volunteer Advisory Board Members.

Opening Hours

Monday 08:30 - 21:30
Tuesday 08:30 - 21:30
Wednesday 08:30 - 21:30
Thursday 08:30 - 21:30
Friday 08:30 - 21:30
Saturday 08:30 - 21:30
Sunday 08:30 - 21:30
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