Butchers Family Fun Farm will be open now thru November 8, Saturdays and Sundays from 10:00am to 6:00pm. There is a four acre corn maze, wagon rides, hamster wheel races, corn bin, potato launcher and more. Admission is $7.50 a person, over age 65 $5.00 and under age 2 is free. Group rates available. For more info visit www.butchersfunfarm.com
Thursday, October 30
The Blain Halloween Parade will be held on Thursday, October 30 beginning at 7:00pm.
You're invited to a free education session on diabetes management on Thursday,October 30 beginning at 1;30PM at the Dauphin County Human Services in Elizabethville. Register by calling Bonnie at 905-2700 or Starr at 570-617-3650. . All patients with diabetes are welcome!
The Halifax Trunk or Treat will be held on Thursday, October 30 from 6:00 to 8:00pm at Veteran's Memorial park in Halifax. Trunk or Treat is a fun, family oriented community event and a safe alternative to the traditional Trick or Treat activities. All cars must be at the park by 5:30PM to check in andmust be set up and ready for eager Trick or Treaters by 6:00pm. Pre-registration is required by October 23. For more info call 896-3416 ext. 130 or email@example.com.
Friday, October 31
The Trinity U.C.C., 235 Center Street in Millersburg will be having a rummage sale on Friday, October 31 from 8:00am to 3:00pm. They will also be having soup by the quart or bowl and a light lunch will be served. The bag sale will begin at noon.
Saturday, November 1
The Line Mt. Football Boosters' 23rd Annual Craft Fair will be held on Saturday, November 1 from 9:00am to 2:00pm at the Line Mountain High School located at 185 Line Mt. Road, Route 225, Herndon. Crafts - Food - Refreshments - Bake Sale - Line Mtn. Spirit Wear FREE ADMISSION & FREE PARKING!!!
The Liverpool Halloween Parade will be held on Saturday, November 1 beginning at 4:00pm.
Halloween Owls program will be held at the Ned Smith Center for Nature and Art, 176 Water Company Road, Millersburg on Saturday, November 1. Kids’ program 6:00 p.m. – 7:15 p.m., main program 7:30 p.m. The cost is $5.00. Ned Smith Center members may use coupons for 50% off admission. Info and tickets: 717-692-3699 or nedsmithcenter.org
Saturday, November 8
There will be a Pasta with a Purpose Spaghetti Fundraiser for Kelly Yorks, currently battling stage 4 bladder cancer on Saturday, November 8, from 5:00-8 pm at the Fayette Fire Hall, McAlisterville. Tickets $8.00--Contact 497-3665 for more info. Take-out available/walk-ins welcome
Sunday, November 9
Men in Harmony will be in concert on Sunday, November 9 beginning at 7:00pm at Himmel’s Church, 107 Covered Bridge Road in Dornsife. The men’s group is dedicated to spreading the Gospel through a variety of spirited musical selections ranging from inspirational hymns to traditional songs of faith as well as contemporary Christian music and new arrangements of classical works, all presented in fresh captivating settings. The rich sound of a male chorus is a delight to behold, and one that will be long remembered. Refreshments to follow. For more info go to www.himmelschurch.com
Wednesday, November 12
Ever wonder how to market your business online? Is your website doing enough to get the word out? If you are like a lot of businesses, you aren't making the most of the online advertising opportunities available. Maybe you're nervous. Maybe you don't understand what's out there. Whatever is holding you back, you should attend this seminar! Tom Elliott, owner of WebDrafter.com, will share his expertise and insights to help you maximize your online presence. Come with an open mind and your questions! Register by emailing Rhonda by November 5 at Rhonda.
Date: Wednesday, November 12 Time: 8:30 to 10:30 AM Where: The Maples, Carson Long Military Academy, 200 North Carlisle Street, New Bloomfield
Saturday, November 15
The Ned Smith Center for Nature and Art is proud to bring Harrisburg favorites Popcorn Hat Players to Millersburg onSaturday, November 15 at 10:00 a.m.., when they present their kooky take on the classic fairy tale, Aladdin. Tickets for Aladdin can be purchased by calling the Ned Smith Center at 717-692-3699, visiting our Gift Shop Tuesdays-Saturdays from 10:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m., or by visit our website, www.nedsmithcenter.org. Coupons for one free adult admission with the purchase of one child admission (one per family) are also available for download from the website. Cost is $6.00 or a family 4 pack for $20.00.
Thursday, November 20
The Highland United Presbyterian Church, 11 Church Road in Newport will hold its Annual Turkey Dinner and Bazaar on Thursday, November 20. The traditional turkey dinner with all the trimmings will be served from 11:00am to 1:30PM AND 4:00 to ?. Cost is adults $12.00 and children $6.00.
Saturday, November 22
The 28th Annual Holiday Craft Show in Millerstown will be held on Saturday, November 22 at the Greenwood Elementary School in Millerstown Borough. The event will be held from 7:45 a.m. until 2:00 p.m. Beautiful door prizes will be awarded throughout the day donated by the vendors, but visitors must be present to win. For additional information, call 717 589-3598.
Sunday, November 23
Music and Brunch fund raiser at Armstrong Valley Winery, Sunday November 23 from 11:00am till 1:00pm. All profits to benefit therapeutic riding lessons at Graceful Acres. Bobbi Carmitchell wll be providing the music. Brunch will be various breakfast casseroles, pastries, fruit, juice and coffee. Tickets are $15.00 for adults, $10.00 kids 12 and under and free under 6. For tickets call Jim Theurer at 717-433-8694 or Jon Mattis at 717-215-1768.
Thursday, November 27
The Newport Turkey Trot will be held on Thursday, November 27. There will be a 10K run, 1 mile walk and a 1 mile kids run. Registration begins at 7:30am and the race begins at 9:00am at 3rd & Market Streets in Newport. Entry fee: race day $25.00, kids pre-registration is $10.00 and day of race is $15.00.
Friday, December 5 & Saturday, December 6
Travel back in time to the town of Bethlehem and walk the path that Mary and Joseph walked. Personally experience their journey through the market place to the inn, and the manger for the birth of Christ at the Grace Community Church on route 225, Herndon on Friday, December 5 from 6:00 to 9:00pm and Saturday, December 6 from 5:00 to 9:00pm. Free of charge, handicapped accessible. Large groups please call ahead at 570-758-6214.
Tuesday, November 18
Mark Tuesday, November 18 on your calendar for a great night of networking at The West Perry Pharmacy. The event is from 6:00 to 8:00 PM. The Pharmacy is located in the Perry Health Center in Loysville. Bring along your Christmas list because in addition to great pharmaceutical services, West Perry Pharmacy has a terrific gift shop filled with unique items. What's better than spending time getting to know your business colleagues and getting a little shopping done? Please RSVP to Rhonda by November 14.
Saturday, November 29
In 2010, American Express founded Small Business Saturday to help businesses with their most pressing need - getting more customers. The day encourages people to shop at small businesses on the Saturday after Thanksgiving. The single day has grown into a powerful movement, and more people are taking part than ever before. If your business is interested in participating in Small Business Saturday, you can get information and promotional items at American Express. Remember, when you shop small and shop local, you make big things happen!