State College

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State College is a unique and wonderful combination of small-town charm and college-town action with exciting nightlife, shopping, and diverse restaurants. State College is the home of Penn State University. There is no shortage of things to do in State College from various outdoor recreation activities like mountain biking, hiking at Mount Nittany Conservancy and Spring Creek Canyonthe local ski slopethe Arboretum at Penn StateMillbrook Marsh Nature CenterShaver’s Creek Environmental CenterCentre Furnace Mansion & VillageThe Pennsylvania Military Museum, and fishing. The following golf courses are in the State College area: ToftreesCentre HillsMountain View Country ClubNittany Country Club, and Skytop Mountain Golf ClubThere are numerous parks as well as outdoor pools.

Indoor activities include Discovery Space of Central PennsylvaniaBowling in State College and Bowling in Bellefonteindoor roller rink as well as What-a-Blast Laser Tag.

Bryce Jordan CenterBeaver StadiumPegula Ice Arena & Rec Hall 

State College also has a vibrant arts and culture scene, including music and theatre venues like The State TheatreEisenhower Auditorium, and Tussey Mountain Amphitheater. State College hosts the week-long Central PA Arts Fest. There are two art museums in State College: Palmer Museum of Art and The Douglas Albert Gallery.

The State College public library is Schlow Centre Region Library.

Medical services are provided by Mount Nittany Medical CenterGeisingerPenn State Hershey Medical Group, and local physicians with walk-in care facilities.

The following towns and municipalities are located within the State College Area School District: State College, Pine Grove Mills, Warriors Mark, Pennsylvania Furnace, parts of Port Matilda, Houserville, Lemont, Boalsburg, State College Borough, College Township, Ferguson Township, Halfmoon Township, Harris Township & Patton Township. The State College School District offers eight elementary schools (grades 1-5), three secondary schools (two middle schools (grades 6-8) and one high school (grades 9-12), as well as four charter schools. The elementary schools are Mount Nittany, Corl Street, Easterly Parkway, Ferguson Township, Grays Woods, Houserville/Lemont, Park Forest & Radio Park. The middle schools are Park Forest & Mount Nittany. The charter schools are Wonderland Charter SchoolCentre Learning CommunityNittany Valley Charter School, and Young Scholars of Central Pennsylvania Charter SchoolThe parochial schools in State College are Our Lady of Victory & State College Friends School.

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