From June 1 until August 30 readers of all ages are invited to participate in The Library’s “On Your Mark, Get Set… Read!” Summer Reading Club. Again this year, participants can explore this reading club by going to dcls.org or visiting their local library to register. Make sure you also pick up a Summer Reading Club Guide or visit dcls.org to learn about all the fun planned at The Library this summer.
June 24,25 & 26 The LEEK 8th Annual Open House Fundraiser & Benefit Motorcycle Run will be held on Friday, June 24, Saturday, June 25 and Sunday, June 26. All proceeds benefit wounded veterans. Visit www.leekpreserve.org for tickets, info or directions. he Valley Players will present "Boeing Boeing" on June 24-26 at the Courtyard at the Susquehanna Valley Mall. Friday and Saturday performances are at 7:00pm and a Sunday matinee at 2:00pm. Tickets are $15.00. For tickets or more info contact Joyce at email@example.com
Saturday, June 25 Volunteers are needed on Saturday, June 25 beginning at 8 a.m for a Millerstown Community Park-wide clean up day. If you have a certain skill or something that you like to do, please call Curt at 589-3598 to sign up so that the park committee can have the necessary materials other than something that each volunteer can bring along. There will also be a potluck lunch beginning at noon for the volunteers to gather and visit. Each volunteer is asked to bring along something to share at the luncheon, refrigeration can be provided in the Community Building.
Wednesday, June 29 Lewis and Clark Circus will roll into the Millerstown Community Park on Wednesday, June 29 with two shows at 5:30 p.m and 8:00 p.m. Advance tickets will be on sale at the following places: Millerstown Motors and Jo Jo's Pizza and Italian Restaurant and Pittman's Campground in Millerstown, Souther's Hallmark store in Newport, Zimmerman's Farm Market in Thompsontown, Liverpool Community Park in Liverpool, Mountain Supply LLC in Ickesburg and also from any Park and Recreational Committee member or by calling 717 589-3598. Advance Adult tickets are $10.00 and two children ages 13 and under are free with each adult ticket. Adult tickets will be $15.00 at the gate.
Sunday, July 3 The Linglestown Fire Company and Lower Paxton Township, will host the Annual Independence Day Fireworks Celebration on Sunday, July 3 at Koon's Park in Linglestown beginning at 9:30pm.
Saturday, July 9
The Zion's Church Annual Sunday School Picnic will be held on Saturday, July 9 at he "Red Bridge" Picnic Grove in Erdman. Plenty of food being served from 3:00pm to ?. Menu will include BBQ chicken platters with all the trimmings, ham & bean and chicken corn soup, hamburgers, hot dogs and homemade pies & cakes. The entertainment will be the Maus Brothers and Friends.
July 15-17, 2016
The 1st Annual Summer Music Festival to benefit the American Red Cross will be held July 15-17, 2016 at Millerstown Community Park just off 322. All 3 days will feature live bands on stage all day, silent auction, food court, kids zone, direct sale and craft vendors, pet picture contest and more. There will also be a collection of used clothing to go to CommunityAid that you will get your name put in for a drawing of prizes worth over $200. Each bag of clothing will get you once chance in the drawing. We are currently n need of vendors and businesses and organizations willing to sell tickets for this event. Tickets can be purchased at www.mkt.com/rcmf for 3 day passes $25 general admission, or $50 for VIP which includes early admission, access to the VIP food and beverage tent , and a free festival gift. . Please follow us on twitter @ RCmusicfestival and on Facebook @ https://www.facebook.com/RedCrossFestival/ for up to date information on the festival.
Saturday, August 6 Himmel’s Country Festival will be held in the Church Grove, Dornsife on Saturday, August 6. Breakfast 7:00am–9:30am; lunch begins at 11:00am; Potpie dinner at 4:00pm. Take- out available. Live entertainment from 10:00am to 6:30pm. Miss Himmel’s Contest! Used book sale, homemade baked goods, children’s games, train display, Duck Derby on the Creek and many demonstrators. For more information call 570-425-2200 or visit our website at www.himmelschurch.com.
Saturday, August 20 Millerstown’s Annual Outdoor Flea Market and Craft Show will be held at the Millerstown Community Park on Saturday, August 20 and will be held from 8:00 a.m. until 2:00 p.m. Flea Market and collectibles vendors, Yard Sale individuals, Craft Vendors, Antique vendors, farm market and produce vendors and Businesses are all welcome to set up for the day with a nominal fee of just $10. Over 100 vendors are expected. No prior registration is required. Set up after 5:30 a.m. on the morning of the show. Rain date is August 27. Food and Beverage sales are reserved by the sponsoring organization, Millerstown Community Success, Inc. For additional information, telephone 717 589-3598.