A number of social and recreational opportunities exist at Bucknell and in Lewisburg during the summer session.
The Elaine Langone Center houses the “Bison” social area, meeting rooms and lounges, all available to summer students. The Gerhard Fieldhouse has racquetball, basketball and volleyball courts alongside the Kinney Natatorium, tennis courts and other athletic facilities available on a scheduled basis. Sports equipment is issued for student use with a valid student ID.
The Office of Campus Activities and Programs has planned films, social breaks and day trips to area malls, amusement parks, state parks, Baltimore Inner Harbor and New York City.
Downtown Lewisburg provides entertainment options as well, with its quaint, small town atmosphere, the Campus Theatre and numerous shops and restaurants. The community pool is in operation all summer with various recreational programs from swimming lessons to recreational lap swimming and open swim hours.