Macungie Institute

Saturday, November 18, 2017 - TEA

SOLD OUT - we are accepting names for our WAITING LIST in the event we receive cancellations   - CALL 610-966-7830

An Elegant Holiday TEA  at the Macungie Institute - noon - 2 pm - delicious tea sandwiches, tea breads, scones, desserts and flavorful teas.  Tickets - $20.   Checks payable to "Friends of MI."    For more info call 610-966-7830.  

Friends of the Macungie Institute

Become a member of the Friends of the Macungie Institute to help support the Macungie Institute.  Complete and submit the application to get the benefits of being a member.

Some benefits:

  • Members’ Names prominently displayed at the  Macungie Institute.
  • One time yearly 20% discount on room rentals for private events.
  • Early notification and priority registration for "Friends of MI" sponsored programs/events/trips.
  • Invitation to the November Annual Meeting with light refreshments.
  • Business Memberships include advertisement listing in "Friends of MI" Event Programs for attendees

Board Members of the “Friends of Macungie Institute” are:

John Albright

Jane Leeser

Sandy Saylor

Audrey Seislsove

Robert Young

Board Meetings are held usually held  at the Macungie Institute, at 1 pm on the last Wednesday of the odd numbered months

(Jan., Mar., May, Jul., & Sep.)  The Annual Membership Meeting is held in November.  Meetings are open to the public.

The Friends of the Macungie Institute is a non-profit organization supporting the Macungie Institute.

The “Friends of Macungie Institute” organization has received tax exempt status under section 501(c)3 of the Internal Revenue code.  Contributions to the “Friends” are deductible under section 170 of the Code.  The “Friends” are qualified to receive tax deductible bequest, devises, transfers or gifts under section 2055, 2106 or 2522 of the Code.  The “Friends” have been classified as a public charity. 

Wednesday, November 29, 2017 - GROUP BUS TRIP TO "Christmas at Longwood Gardens" -  Join us for a wonderful afternoon and early evening at Longwood Gardens in Kennett Square, PA.  Delight in holiday horticulture showcasing more than 6,000 seasonal plants.  You will enjoy organ sign-alongs, strolling carolers, and performances filling the gardens with festive cheer.  Outside, the sounds of oohs and aahs will fill the air as illuminated stars twinkle above, colorful fountains dance to holiday music, and a half million lights brighten the night.

We will leave the Macungie Institute, 510 E. Main St., Macungie at 11:30 am and arrive at the beautiful Mendenhall Inn at 1 pm for a plated meal with your choice of:  Pork Tenderloin Au Poivre (with coarse black pepper) OR Filet of Flounder with Crabmeat OR Chicken Marsala with local mushrooms - tender breast of chicken sautéed with roasted garlic, shallots and mix of local mushrooms deglazed in a rich Marsala wine sauce.  All meals served with vegetable & potato, fresh baked rolls, dessert coffee and teas.  We'll arrive at Longwood Gardens at 3:30 pm for your self-guided tour of the Gardens and outdoor displays.  We'll depart at 7 pm and return to the Macungie Institute by 9 pm.  Cost is only $95 per person and includes Perkiomen Tours motorcoach transportation, lunch, tax and gratuity for lunch and admission to Longwood Gardens.  Please make your reservations early.  Call the Macungie Institute at 610-966-7830.   Checks should be made payable to:  "Friends of Macungie Institute" and mailed to:  510 E. Main St., Macungie, PA    18062.

Friday, June 16, 2017 - GROUP BUS TRIP TO HERSHEY, PA -  photos

Since 2012, the "Friends of the Macungie Institute" have donated/pledged  over $21,000 for the direct benefit of the Macungie Institute.

2017 Membership Renewal applications were mailed out in February, 2017.