Hawley Silk Mill always welcomes the warmer months with a host of activities. Whether you’re feeling crafty, want to relax with your friends at a cool coffee shop, listen to great music or shop for unique gifts, you’ll never run out of things to do this summer at Hawley Silk Mill.
Things to Do This Summer at Hawley Silk Mill
Enjoy Freshly Brewed Coffee at Cocoon Coffee House
Once where the mill kept the cocoons that supplied the silk, this adorable coffee shop is a great place to relax with your friends, snuggle up with a warm brew and a book from their library, or just to stop in for a unique cup of coffee. It’s also the perfect lunch spot as they also serve sandwiches, soups, and salads. No summer is complete without a lazy day spent in this cozy shop.
Harmony Presents at Hawley Silk Mill
When you’re looking for a little entertainment, look no further than Harmony Presents, a series that brings in live music of all genres including jazz, folk, classical, rock, and other cultural events. You and your friends can relax in a laid back venue and listen to awesome music from local Pocono artists and bands from all over the world. Some of the talent that will be performing at Hawley Silk Mill this summer include Nat Osborn Band, Liz Longley, a Comedy Night featuring Joe Larson, and Laney Jones and the Spirits.
Take an Art Class
Starting a new hobby could be one of the best things to do this summer! The Gentle Arts is a craft shop in Hawley Silk Mill that sells quality yarns and knitting/spinning materials. They also offer classes so you can spend some of your summer learning to make a cozy sweater for yourself just in time for the cool breezes of autumn. Once a month, a Needle Felting Workshop and a Cheers Spinning Group will be held at The Gentle Arts. You can check the dates and times of the classes on the Hawley Silk Mill calendar.
Keep Your Body Healthy and Looking Good All Summer Long
Hawley Silk Mill is also the home to Lake Region Fitness Center, Northeast Pocono’s premier gym. Featuring state-of-the-art equipment and fitness classes that range from kick boxing, spinning, yoga, and personal training, you can be sure you will be bathing suit ready all summer. Take a look at the fitness class schedule.
Shop for Unique Gifts
No visit to Hawley Silk Mill is complete without a shopping excursion. The Mill Market is the perfect place to collect fresh local produce, sandwiches, and drinks for a summer picnic. You can also check out interesting fashion, furniture, and artwork at Art on the Edge. For those who truly appreciate art, you can also walk through The Looking Glass Art Gallery and Studio where some of the most outstanding and talented artists have their work featured. Designer Ethel Schmitt also makes Hawley Silk Mill her office, and you can browse special home decor items at her store called Shelter. If you are looking to give your home a little more character you may find exactly what you are looking for in this chic shop.
Come and Enjoy All the Things to Do This Summer in the Poconos
Visit Hawley Silk Mill and the rest of our beautiful Pennsylvania town this summer! Settlers Inn offers unique accommodations and specials that will make your getaway even hotter! Check it out today and we can’t wait to see you soon!