Fair Board Sets Meeting October 20, 2017
The Elizabethtown Fair Board will hold a meeting at the Elizabethtown Brethren in Christ Church, 996 E. High St., Elizabethtown, on Thursday, Oct. 26. The meeting will begin at 8 p.m.
The public is invited.
Women's Group Sets Brunch October 19, 2017
The Elizabethtown/Mount Joy Christian Women's Connection invites area ladies to its "Thankful Feet" brunch, to be held on Thursday, Nov. 9, at 9:30 a.m. at The Gathering Place, 6 Pine St., Mount Joy. The price is inclusive.
Cindy Zinn, a reflexologist from Lancaster, will share the benefits and effects of reflexology. Special music will be provided by vocalist Chuck Mummert of Elizabethtown. Speaker Kathie Ann Pearcy of Clearfield will share "What Did I Come in Here For?"
Reservations for the brunch and free preschool child care must be made by Friday, Nov. 3, by calling Judy at 717-367-3076, Karen at 717-397-8987, or Sandy at 717-367-5140. Reservations not canceled by Tuesday, Nov. 7, must be honored.
Flower Club To Meet October 19, 2017
The Elizabethtown Flower Club will meet at noon on Monday, Nov. 6, at The Gathering Place, 6 Pine St., Mount Joy. The program will be "Tea Party Memories" with Barb Eberly. Members are asked to bring a favorite teapot and a memory. Attendees are encouraged to wear a hat to the tea party.
Guests are welcome. There is a cost for the lunch. Reservations and cancellations must be made by noon on Thursday, Nov. 2, by calling Luann Gantz at 717-653-9390 to defray the cost of a reserved meal.
Program To Highlight The Rocketones October 18, 2017
The Sadsbury Township Historical Society will meet on Monday, Nov. 6, at 7 p.m. in the Sadsbury Township Municipal Building, 2920 Lincoln Highway, Sadsburyville. Doors will open at 6:45 p.m. Admission is free, and visitors are welcome.
Guest speaker Jack Mariano will present on The Rocketones, a popular local rock 'n' roll band in the late 1950s and early 1960s. Light refreshments will be served following the program. For more information, call 717-442-9240.
Genealogical Society To Meet October 18, 2017
The South Central Pennsylvania Genealogical Society will meet on Sunday, Nov. 5, at the Historical Society Museum, 250 E. Market St., York. A brief business meeting will begin at 2:15 p.m., and a program will follow at approximately 2:30 p.m.
Judy Russell, a genealogist who has a law degree, will present "Don't Forget the Ladies: A Genealogist's Guide to Women and the Law." Russell will speak about how understanding how women were treated under the law in early America provides clues to finding information about them.
Woman's Club Of York Will Meet October 18, 2017
The Woman's Club of York, 228 E. Market St., York, will host a program titled "At Home" on Sunday, Nov. 5, from 2 to 5 p.m. Eric Salzano's extensive art collection will be on exhibit. Guests will be treated to an array of cheeses and beverages.
The event is open to the community. There is a cost to attend. Readers may call 717-764-8782 to make a reservation. To learn more about the club, readers may visit www.thewomansclubofyork.org.
Friendship Club Plans Luncheon October 18, 2017
The Women's Friendship Club of York will meet on Wednesday, Nov. 8, at 11:30 a.m. at the Out Door Country Club, 1157 Detwiler Drive, York. The event will include a luncheon, a business meeting, and a program titled "Holiday Marketplace, A Ways and Means Fundraiser." During the program, Marcie Ziegler will speak about a fundraiser, which will include giveaway drawings for baskets and holiday treats and crafts for sale.
There is a fee for the luncheon, which will include tossed garden salad with balsamic dressing, warm rolls and butter, beef tournedos served with mashed potatoes and a vegetable medley, and creme caramel.
Guests and prospective members are welcome to attend and learn more about the club and its activities. The deadline for reservations is Monday, Oct. 30. Reservations and further information can be obtained by contacting Kathy Lord at 717-668-8525.
The Women's Friendship Club of York County is an organization of more than 140 ladies who socialize and also contribute to several local organizations such as Pleasant Acres Nursing Home and Rehab, York County Food Bank, and Jessica and Friends. The group also makes a donation of $4,000 each year to a local charity, with the recent donation benefiting the local Katallasso Family Health Center.
New Friends Plan Meeting October 17, 2017
Julie Stefanski, a registered dietitian, will present "Nutrition for the Maturing Woman" to the New Friends of York County on Thursday, Oct. 19.
The meeting will begin at 6:15 p.m. at Leg-Up Farmers Market, 3100 N. George St., York. Light refreshments and beverages will be served. Attendees are asked to arrive on time.
For more details or to make a meeting reservation by Monday, Oct. 16, readers may call 717-718-8683 or visit www.newfriendsofyorkcounty.com.
The organization introduces women residents of York County to each other and offers an opportunity for companionship and friendship through social events and interest group activities. There is a nominal yearly membership fee. The group is nonprofit, non-commercial, non-political and non-discriminatory.
Christian Women Slate Meeting October 17, 2017
Lancaster Christian Women's Club will hold a "Bountiful Harvest" luncheon on Wednesday, Nov. 8, at noon at Bent Creek Country Club, 620 Bent Creek Drive, Lititz. Kathie Ann Pearcy will speak on "What Did I Come in Here For?" and will present a musical celebration.
All women are invited to attend. There is a cost. Reservations are available by calling Sue at 717-989-0321.
Hobby Greenhouse Club To Gather October 17, 2017
The Central Pennsylvania Chapter of the Hobby Greenhouse Association will meet on Saturday, Nov. 4, at 9 a.m. at the Lower Allen Township Building, 2233 Gettysburg Road, Camp Hill. Master Gardener Kathleen Johnson will present "An Introduction to Mycorrhizae." A brief business meeting will follow.
The meeting is open to the public. For details, contact June Eckert 717-766-3492.
Candidate Night Posted October 12, 2017
A candidate night will take place at the Willow Street Lions Club Community Center on the campus of the Lancaster County Career and Technology Center, 1730 Hans Herr Drive, Willow Street, at 6:30 p.m. on Monday, Oct. 23.
There is no cost for dinner, and husbands and wives are invited.
For reservations, readers may call 717-464-7176 or 717-464-4057.
MOAA Chapter Plans Meeting October 12, 2017
The Lancaster Chapter Military Officers Association of America (MOAA) will hold a general membership meeting and dinner on Thursday, Oct. 26, at the Eden Resort, 222 Eden Road, Lancaster. A social hour will begin at 5 p.m., with the dinner and meeting to follow.
The speaker for the evening will be U.S. Army Maj. Gen. Walter Lord, who serves as the military executive, Reserve Forces Policy Board, Office of the Secretary of Defense. In this position, Lord supervises the operations and staff of the Reserve Forces Policy Board and acts as an adviser to the Secretary of Defense on issues affecting National Guard and Reserve forces.
Current and past military officers are invited to attend. Reservations are required. Readers may contact Jim Cunningham at 717-581-5299 or firstname.lastname@example.org for information or to confirm reservations by Monday, Oct. 23. Readers may visit moaalancasterchap.org for additional chapter events.
AARP Chapter Sets Meeting October 12, 2017
Centerville Chapter AARP 4221 will meet on Thursday, Oct. 26, at Pheasant Ridge Community Center, located off Stone Mill Road in Lancaster, at 2 p.m. The meeting will include a musical program, followed by light refreshments. Visitors are welcome.
For more information, call Mike Chuhran at 717-569-3467.
Woman's Club Sets Meeting October 12, 2017
The Lampeter-Strasburg Area Woman's Club will feature Meredith Jorgensen Cooke and cameraman Joe Mitton at its upcoming meeting, set to begin at 7 p.m. on Tuesday, Oct. 24, at Wesley United Methodist Church, 40 W. Main St., Strasburg. Jorgensen will share her past journey battling cancer and her new venture, "Life and Legacies," which taps into her love of storytelling. The venture was founded as a way to remember Jorgensen's grandparents and aims to help others capture and treasure memories of their loved ones.
Individuals are asked to preregister by emailing email@example.com, as space is limited. The Lampeter-Strasburg Area Woman's Club meets on the fourth Tuesday of the month at Wesley United Methodist Church and is a service-oriented organization open to all women. The group is also on Facebook.
Sewing Network Slates Meeting October 11, 2017
Lancaster Area Sewing Network will offer a program on Monday, Oct. 23, at 7 p.m. at the Lancaster Friends Meeting House, 110 Tulane Terrace, Lancaster. The program, in the format of show and tell, will explore unconventional items used as fabric for sewing projects and continue the theme for the year of using recycled items.
Items such dog food bags, table linens, and upholstery samples will be shared. Attendees are encouraged to bring items to share.
There is a guest admission fee. No advance registration is required. Light refreshments will be served. For further information, readers may contact Carrie Rhinier at 717-572-2093 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Herb Society Plans Meeting October 11, 2017
The Mason Dixon Unit of the Herb Society of America will hold a meeting at the Paul Smith Library, 80 Constitution Ave., Shrewsbury, on Thursday, Oct. 19, at 7 p.m. The program will be a demonstration of herbal dyes by Lee Bender. Light refreshments will be served.
Anyone interested in learning more about herbs is welcome to attend. For more information, readers may call Kim at 717-993-3168 or search for "We Grow Herbs" on Facebook.
Shiloh Garden Club Will Meet October 11, 2017
The Shiloh Garden Club will meet on Thursday, Oct. 26, at Dover Community Center, 3700 Davidsburg Road, Dover. Pamela Dimeler, a photographer and videographer, will present a program on her journey with a pair of great horned owls. The one-hour multimedia program will begin at 12:30 p.m.
For more details, readers may contact email@example.com.
Genealogy Club To Meet October 11, 2017
The Susquehanna Trail Genealogy Club will meet on Thursday, Oct. 26, at 7 p.m. at the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, 2100 Hollywood Drive, York. Jerry Smith, author and certified genealogist, will present "Obituaries: From Humor to Horror," a program on obituary and death notice research.
The public is invited to attend. Light refreshments and a door prize will be featured. For further information, readers may contact Frank Long at 717-244-7214 or visit www.facebook.com/pastgc.
Dutch Heritage Group To Meet October 11, 2017
The Pennsylvania Dutch Heritage Group will meet on Saturday, Oct. 21, at 1 p.m. at Providence Place, 3377 Fox Run Road, Dover. A children's book will be read in the Pennsylvania German dialect during story time.
There will be singing in Dutch and reading from Dutch selections. A show and tell of fall and Halloween items will be held.
The public is invited to attend. For more details, readers may call Rachael at 717-266-2910.
Garden Club To Meet October 10, 2017
The Oxford Green Thumb Garden Club will meet on Wednesday, Oct. 18, at noon. The program will be "Putting the Garden to Bed." Deb Bloth will be the hostess, and co-hostesses will be Laura Rohan and Sandy Souder.
For more information, including the address of the meeting location, call 610-235-9950. Members should call if they are unable to attend.