The Ned Smith Center for Nature and Art will celebrate the Grand Opening of the DeSoto Amphitheater for the Performing Arts on Friday, July 25 at 6:00 p.m. at the Ned Smith Center for Nature and Art, doors will open at 5:30pm. Admission is free.
Attendees are encouraged to bring a chair or blanket, and a picnic if desired. Williams homemade potato chips will be available for guests, as well as bottled water. For additional information and to pre-register, please visit the Ned Smith Center website at www.nedsmithcenter.org, or call 717-692-3699.
Health care experts are coming together on Friday, July 25 to speak about changes in the industry. The event will be held at the Sheraton Harrisburg-Hershey.
The morning will begin with Michael F. Consedine, State Insurance Commissioner, providing an executive update on PA's health care reform from the payer side. This will be followed by panel discussions on "Targeting the Consumer" and "The Employer's Changing Role."
The Symposium concludes with the keynote panel, "Affiliations, Mergers, Partnerships, and Acquisitions."
The Annual Ickesburg Fireman's Carnival will be held from Monday, July 28 thru Saturday, August 2 at the Fair Grounds.
The Annual Marysville Lions Club Carnival will be held from Monday, July 28 thru Saturday, August 2 in Lions Park.
Tuesday, July 29 thru August 2
The Annual Berrysburg & Community Fire Co Carnival will be held from Tuesday, July 29 thru Saturday, August 2. There will be entertainment every night of the carnival. Be sure to enter to win the 2014 Chevrolet Camaro to be given away on Saturday night at 11:30pm.
Wendesday, July 30
There will be a Blood Drive on Wednesday, July 30 at the Northern Dauphin County Human Services Center, 295 State Drive in Elizabethville from 10:00am to 6:00pm. Everyone who attempts to donate receives 2 Harrisburg Senators ticket vouchers food for any 2014 regular season game. Call Bonnie at 905-2700 to schedule an appointment, walk-ins are also welcomed.
Saturday, August 2
The Himmel’s Country Festival, will be held on Saturday, August 2 at Himmel’s Church Grove, Rebuck. Breakfast will be served from 7:00am–9:30am; lunch begins at 11:00am; Potpie dinner at 4:00pm. Take- out available. Live entertainment from 10:00am to 5:00pm. Antique tractor and vehicle parade, 4:00 p.m. followed by the Miss Himmel’s Contest! Used book sale, homemade baked goods, children’s games, train display, Duck Derby on the Creek at 4:15pm and many demonstrators. For more information call 570-425-2200 or visit our website at www.himmelschurch.com.
Sunday, August 3
Chicken bar-b-q highlights Millerstown homecoming day on the Sunday preceding the Annual Millerstown Firemen’s Carnival. On Sunday, August 3 there will be an outdoor church services at 10:00 a.m. on the carnival grounds at the Millerstown Community Park serving will begin at 4:00 p.m. under a tent on the carnival grounds. Halves of chicken will sell for $5.00; dinners will be $7.00. Proceeds from the chicken Bar-B-Q will benefit many Lions projects including the Christmas Lighting program in Millerstown. For additional information, please phone Bob Brofee at 589-3052.
Monday, August 4 thru Saturday, August 9
The Millerstown Fireman's Carnival will be held from Monday, August 4 thru Saturday, August 9 at the Community Park in Millerstown.
Tuesday, August 5
Liverpool's National Night Out will be held on Tuesday, August 5 from 6:00-8:00 PM at the Liverpool Carnival Grounds. Food, Fun, and Familiarity
Saturday, August 16
On Saturday, August 16 Millerstown’s popular Annual Outdoor Flea Market and Craft Show will be held at the Millerstown Community Park and will be held from 8:00 a.m. until 2:00 p.m. Flea Market 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 $10.00. 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 23. Food and Beverage sales are reserved by the sponsoring organization, Millerstown Community Success, Inc. For additional information, telephone 717 589-3598.
Monday, August 18
Domestic Violence Services and the Historical Society of Perry County are teaming up to bring you an evening of networking on Monday, August 18. The event will be held at the Historic Fetter House located in Landisburg. Fetter House was built in 1848 and was the family home of the late Lady Marjorie Fetter-Goossens. The Steinway grand piano in the parlor belonged to her husband, Sir Eugene Goossens, a composer, violin virtuoso and symphony conductor. Fetter House is just one of several properties owned and cared for by the Historical Society of Perry County. Come on out and learn more about these two great organizations serving and advocating for Perry County's people and heritage. Please RSVP to Rhonda [mailto:email@example.com]by August 14.
Tuesday, August 19 thru Saturday, August 23
The Annual Perry County Fair will be held from Tuesday, August 19 thru Saturday, August 23 at the Perry County Fair Grounds in Newport.
Saturday, August 23 The Northern Dauphin Human Services Center is proud to help coordinate the 1st Annual Touch Down for Men’s Health and Wellness Event. This event will be hosted at the Short Mountain Conservation Club at 200 Gun Club Road in Lykens on Saturday August 23 from 10:00am – 2:00pm.
This is a wonderful opportunity for men age 18 and older from Northern Dauphin and the surrounding areas to enjoy a stress free day that is inspirational, educational, entertaining and offers health, wellness information as well as health screenings and other activities. For more info call Bonnie at 717-905-2700
Monday, August 25
Hamilton Health Center will hold its third annual golf tournament Monday, August 25at the Country Club of Harrisburg, 401 Fishing Creek Valley Rd. Team registration is now open. Teams of up to four golfers may participate in the tournament and the registration fee is $125 per golfer. This is a scramble format with plenty of prizes. Registration with a continental breakfast will begin at 8:30 a.m. for a 10:00 a.m. Shot Gun Start. The luncheon and awards ceremony will take place at 2:30 p.m. For more information or to register a team, contact Jermaine Crosson at 717-697-1161 ext 5714, or email crossonj@Members1st.org. Sponsorships provide the primary source of funding for the tournament and individual and corporate sponsorship opportunities are still available. For more information about sponsorships, please contact Jermaine Crosson at 717-697-1161 ext 5714 or email crossonj@Members1st.org. For more information or to register in the 2014 Golf Tournament please visit www.hamiltonhealthcenter.com.
Saturday, September 6
The Largest Fall Flea Market will be held on Saturday, September 6 in the Ambulance Building in Shermans Dale.
The Carroll Community Day will be held on Saturday, September 6 at the Burn Hill Township Park in Shermans Dale. There will be food & concessions available. Smoke detectors and fire safety info will be available. Also, a kick ball tournament will be held. This is a family friendly event no alcohol permitted. For more info follow them on facebook at www.facebook.com/ctcrc.
Saturday, September 20
The Perry County Family Center announces its sixth annual Family Fun Fest and Wellness Day. The event will be held on September 20, 2014 from 10 AM to 2 PM at the Millerstown Moose. If you are interested in being a part of this event and reaching Perry County families with your programs and services, email the Family Center. Organizations may use the event as a small fundraiser. You are asked to provide a free, "hands on" activity at your table. Deadline to request a table is August 31, 2014.
Saturday, September 13
The Millerstown Recreational and Park Committee is excited to announce the Second Annual Millerstown Outdoor Sportsman's Expo and Gun Show on Saturday, September 13 from 8 am until 3 pm at the Millerstown Area Community Park, 110 West Juniata Parkway. All proceeds from the event will to used to continue to develop and maintain the 44-acre park along the beautiful Juniata River. This will be a rain or shine event. Spaces are available under tents for $25.00; outdoor space is $15.00. Pre-Registration is required by contacting Willard Benner at 717-579-9184 or overall Event Chairman, firstname.lastname@example.org. Admission to the Sportsman's Expo will be $5.00 per person, 10 and under and US Military service personnel will be free.
The Bloomfield Street Fair will be held on Saturday, September 13 in New Bloomfield.
Saturday, September 20
The Perry County Family Center announces its sixth annual Family Fun Fest and Wellness Day. The event will be held on September 20 from 10:00 AM to 2:00 PM at the Millerstown Moose. If you are interested in being a part of this event and reaching Perry County families with your programs and services,email the Family Center. Organizations may use the event as a small fundraiser. You are asked to provide a free, "hands on" activity at your table. Deadline to request a table is August 31, 2014.
Friday, September 26 thru Sunday, September 28
The Old Iron in the Grove Festival will be held Friday, September 26 thru Sunday, September 28 in Lupfer's Grove in Shermans Dale.
Saturday, October 4
The Annual Days will be held on Saturday, October 4 in the Center Square in Newport.
Friday, October 10 thru Sunday, October 12
Shermans Valley Heritage Days will be held on Friday, October 10 thru Sunday, October 12 at the Picnic Grounds in Blain.
TIU Community Education Services based at the CareerLink® Mifflin County offers Career Pathways classes daily. These classes are free to the public. Career Pathways classes support participants’ goals of employment or transition to post secondary education. Career Pathways provides a variety educational opportunities including improvement of basic skills, WorkKeys® certification, and for those without a high school diploma, preparation for the GED® test. Classes are a combination of classroom instruction and independent computer based learning. Students and instructors work together to develop an educational plan that is tailored to meet the needs of the individual based on goals and assessment results. To schedule an intake appointment call, 248-4942.