Caregiver Coffee Break & A Litte Tea-L-C There are Caregiver Coffee Break & A Litte Tea-L-C at the Millersburg Senior Center,109 Edward Drive in Millersburg on the second Tuesday of the month at 2:00pm. The group offers: networking and support from other caregivers, opportunities to learn about area resources and a break from you daily caregiving role. For more info call 732-1000.
Also, at the Chapel Pointe, 770 S. Hanover Street in Carlisle on the fouth Tuesday of the month at 2:30pm.
September 23-25 The 24th Annual “Old Iron in the Grove” will be held on Friday,September 23 thru Sunday, September 25 at Lupfer’s Grove in Shermans Dale. Antique tractors and equipment, hit and miss engines, daily tractor parade, kid’s activities including pedal pull, machinery demonstrations, food, settler’s lodge, entertainment, craft and flea market. Gospel and country music Friday evening at 6:00. Saturday evening will feature a variety of music beginning at 6:00. Feature tractor: Ford. Feature engine: Ottawa. Free admission, parking, and entertainment. Sponsored by the Perry County Old Iron Collectors. For more information, contact 717-582-6546.
Saturday, September 24 An added event at the Thompsontown Fall Fest on Saturday, September 24 will be a silent auction of 3 handmade Amish quilts and a complete set of the Thompsontown Shelf Sitters from 2005-2011. The quilts and shelf sitters will be on display at the Lion’s Den Pavilion. Each item will have a starting bid and the amount of incremental bids. Bids will be accepted from 10 am till 1:30 pm. Winning bids will be announced starting at 3:00 pm. Cash or check accepted. 50% of the quilt proceeds will be shared with the Thompsontown Ambulance League. A Birds in Flight will be held on Saturday, September 24 at the Lykens Valley Roamer's Campground, 5436 Route 209, Elizabethville. Step by step instructions, all materials and refreshments will be privided for a cost of $35.00 per painter. Bring you friends and family and stay the night for only $10.00 a site. Call 570-847-7983 to reserve a spot or more info. Team 'Joining Hands for Jeri' 6th Annual Charity Auction to benefit Making Strides Against Breast Cancer Saturday, September 24, Otterbein UM Church, Duncannon. Registration 10:30am Auction begins at 11:00am. Inscribed Dean Koontz Hardback, Gift Certificates from local restaurants, attractions/ entertainment and many items courtesy of local businesses. Food Stand and Baked Goods provided by Team 'Joining Hands for Jeri'. Auctioneer: Valley Auctioneering, Bob Neibert #AU002474L. Info: 444-3696 or for photos visit our FB Page ‘Team Joining Hands for Jeri’ or go to auctionzip.com and search Auctioneer ID# 36168.
Sunday, September 25 The Upper Dauphin Human Services Center will be celebrating 40 Years of Service on Sunday, September 25 from 1:00 to 4:00pm at 517 Main Street in Lykens. For more info call 453-9352. The 2nd Annual Big Hole Golf Tournament will be held on Sunday, September 25 at the Lykens Valley Golf Course, Millersburg. All proceeds benefit the local high school golf club. The event is a Golf Scramble with 4 person teams. The tournament will begin at 1:00pm and conclude with a dinner and prize ceremony around 6:00pm. Entry fee is $280 per team and includes golf, cart, prizes and BBQ chicken dinner. For more info call 692-3664.
Saturday, October 1 The Messiah Lutheran Church Ladies Aid of Fisherville will hold a Pioneer Festival on Saturday, October 1 from 11:00am to 4:00pm at Lake Tobias Wildlife Park, Pavilion C & D. Menu will include: Chicken Corn & Ham and Bean soup, hot dogs with sauerdrut, bbq, chips, chili dogs, baked good and drinks. Also, many demonstrations and things to see. For more info call 362-9917. Celebrate small town goodness at Canal Day, a street fair in the center square of Newport on Saturday, October 1, from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. This annual celebration brings the community together for a day of food, crafts and music. A pep rally with Newport High School athletic teams, cheerleaders and band starts the day at 9:00 a.m. Popular local band Friend of Bob performs classic rock and roll at 10 a.m. and 12:30 p.m. Local musician Jerry Haines will perform an acoustic set at 11:15 am. The day also features Harleys for Heroes, Newport Fire Company bucket rides, a free children’s area with a bounce house and games, and free drawings for gift cards. Local churches and nonprofits offer delicious food and local businesses and artisans offer their wares. The Perry County Conservation District / Keep Perry County Beautiful is hosting an Electronics Recycling Event on Saturday, October 1 from 10:00AM - 2:00PM at the Newport Fairgrounds in Perry County. This is for all Perry County residents. $5.00 per vehicle to participate. CASH ONLY ITEMS THAT DAY are $25.00 per tube tv (old style with glass screen) and $10.00 per tube computer monitor (old style with glass screen). All other items will be free of charge.
Sunday, October 2 The Liverpool Fire Company presents Pinewood Derby Spectacular on Sunday, October 2 at the Liverpool Fire Company, 309 S. Market St, Liverpool. Registration: noon to 1:00pm, race starts:1:00pm. Cost is participant (all ages) $10.00, Spectator (age 6 & up) $2.00. For more info call 444-3624. Pick up rules at Liverpool Hardware Store. For updated info facebook.com/liverpool pinewood derby race. Fall Festival at Free Grace Brethren in Christ Church, Route 209, Millersburg - October 2 3:00 - 6:30 PM in church parking lot. Bounce house, Bingo, hayrides, Photo Booth, Fun, Fun, Fun 5:00 PM Chris Ivey's Juggling Show. Chris has a unique blend of technical juggling with intense theatrical flair. Event will conclude with refreshments. Everyone is invited to join this exciting event. Children may wear costumes, but please, nothing scary. If any questions or more information call the church office at 692-3709
October 8 & 9 The 1973 film Jesus Christ Superstar, one of the most dynamic big screen rock operas of all time, will be screeded at the TVP Colonnade Theatre in Millersburg on Saturday, October 8 at 7:00pm and Sunday, October 9 at 5:00pm. The film will be presented in the newest digitally enhanced DCP print. In addition, star Ted Neeley(Jesus) wil be at the event in person, participating in a Q&A and meet and greet with the audience.
Saturday, October 15 There will be a First Time Homebuyer Seminar on Saturday, October 15 from 8:00am to 12:00pm at the Northern Dauphin Human Service, 295 State Drive in Elizabethville. Learn about mortgages, credit, budgeting and home ownership in this free seminar. Space is limited so pre-registration is required by calling 905-2700.
October 18 thru October 22 There will be a book sale from Tuesday, October 18 thru Saturday, October 22 at Salem United Church of Christ, 143 Main Street in Elizabethville. All proceeds support the Elizabethville Library. Salem UCC church will be having a Home Made Soup Sale on Saturday, October 22 from 11:00am to 2:00pm.
Saturday, November 5 Holiday Gifts and More will be held at the Christ Presbyterian Church, 421 Deerfield Road in Camp Hill on Saturday, November 5 from 9:00am to 2:00pm. Free admission and parking. Hundreds fo gift ideas, all hand made items. Over 25 vendors. Homemade food. Benefits the Compassionate People Who Care a program that provides support for children in need.