Volunteers are needed to offer free tax preparation to help families in need in Northern Dauphin County. No previous experience is required and training is provided.
Volunteers will offer tax preparation services at designated sites in the Capital Region from January 29 through April 15 during day and evening hours. All volunteers will be trained to prepare computerized, electronic returns.
For information on volunteering, please contact Bonnie Kent, Northern Human Services Center, 295 State Drive, Elizabethville, PA 17023, 905.2700, or email@example.com.
January 30 & 31
Salem United Church of Christ, 143 W. Main St., Elizabethville will be having a two day in-door yard sale on Friday, January. 30 from 9:00 am – 4:00 pm and Saturday, January 31 9:00am – 2:00pm. Also to include: Home-made soups & guaranteed to find something for everyone! Donations of: Winter clothing, coats, shoes, boots, household items, etc. appreciated. Soup orders for Chicken Corn Noodle, Vegetable Beef and Ham and Bean quarts may be placed in advance. Cost is $7.00 a quart. Soup pick up hours: Friday, January 30, 12 Noon – 4:00PM, and Saturday, January 31, 9:00 AM – 1:00 PM.
In-door Yard Sale – “bag sale special” from 12 Noon to 1:00 PM Saturday, January 31only . If you have items to be picked up, or soup orders to be placed please leave a message at 362-8221 or contact Faye Deibler at 896-8775 or Carolyn Kocher at 362-3148.
Saturday, February 14
Bring a dry 24 oz. soda bottle with a cap and the park naturalist will help you make an inexpensive feeder for birds on Saturday, February 14 at Little Buffalo State Park from 11:00 to 11:45am . Learn which seeds attract which birds. This program is great for younger children.
Meet at the park office. Call 717-567-9255 for more info or directions.
Sunday, February 15
St. Paul’s Evangelical Lutheran Church of Millersburg, PA’s Parish Musicians James Slemmer and Sophia Hoon will present a concert of classical and sacred music as part of the 4:00 PM Service on Transfiguration Sunday, February 15. The music of J. S. Bach, Brahms, Handel and others will be performed. A light dinner will follow the Service in the church social hall. All are invited to attend.
Saturday, February 21
Friends of Weiser State Forest are hosting a trail stewardship work shop. It will be held Saturday, Feb 21 at the Fisherville Fire Hall from 8am till about 4:30 pm. The work shop is being presented by Bud and Gwen Wills of the PA Equine Council. We will be discussing trail layout, construction and maintenance; tool selection and use; introduction to "Leave No Trace" and "Ride Smart" conceptes and who's who in state land management. For more information and to RSVP contact Jim Theurer at 717-433-8694 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Tuesday, February 24
The Harlem Wizards vs. the Newport Nation on Tuesday, February 24 beginning at 7:00pm in the Newport High School Gym. Ticket Prices: Advance: Student & Sr. Citizen $10.00, General Admission $12.00. Tickets at Door: Students & Sr. Citizen $12.00, General Admission $15.00 Tickets on sale at www.harlemwizards.com/schedules/ Click on February 24, 2015 Home sporting events at NHS
Saturday, March 7
The annual Pinochle card party sponsored by the Millerstown Lions Club in Millerstown will be held on Saturday, March 7 at the Greenwood Elementary School. Doors will open at 5:00 p.m. and the party will begin at 6:00 p.m. sharp. Cost of the party is only $7.00 per person, which includes refreshments. For additional information, readers may call Curt Black at 589-3598.
Kenny’s Krusaders, Relay for Life Team, will hold an All-You-Can-Eat Spaghetti Dinneron Saturday, March 7 from 3:30 pm – 7:00 pm. Dinner includes spaghetti, tossed salad, garlic bread, applesauce, dessert, and drink. The cost will be Adults - $8.00, Children 4-10 - $4.00 and children under 4 - free. The dinner will be held in the Newport Family Life Center at 27 West Shortcut Road, Newport. Take-out orders are also available.
Saturday, March 14
Millerstown Community Success, Inc.will sponsor the 23nd Annual Spring Fling Craft Show on Saturday, March 14 from 8:00 a.m. until 2:00 p.m. in the Greenwood Elementary School. Doors will open at 7:45 a.m.
Over 100 vendor spaces are available, and interested crafters are invited to reserve limited space by calling (717) 589-3598. A great variety of hand crafted merchandise, gifts, and decorating items will be featured for sale. Delicious refreshments will also be sold throughout the day including breakfast items and sandwiches, and admission is always free to the show. There is a limited amount of vendor space available and the MCSI is always looking for new vendors, so interested craftspeople should call 717 589-3598 for additional information of space rental.
March 20 & 21
Lebanon Valley College and Colleges Against Cancer will host its 14th Annual Relay For Life event March 20–21 in Arnold Sports Center. Registration begins at 3:00p.m. and the opening ceremony starts at 4:00p.m. The event officially ends at 4:00a.m. March 21 with a closing ceremony and iPad mini giveaway. This year’s theme “Outshine Cancer: Spotlight on a Cure” offers the VIP treatment for all of those affected by cancer, while celebrating life in true red carpet fashion. This year’s goal is to donate $43,500 to the American Cancer Society from 70 teams of participants. To preregister or to make a contribution, visit www.relayforlife.org/palvc. Preregistration is $10.00, and tickets at the door will be $20.00. For additional information, please contact Jocelyn Davis, LVC’s Colleges Against Cancer President, at email@example.com. We hope you’ll join us to outshine cancer and put a spotlight on a cure!
Saturday, March 21
View the short film "The Maple Sugaring Story" followed by a brief talk about making your own syrup on Saturday, March 21 from 10:00 to 11:00am. at Little Buffalo State Park. Children can put the steps of making syrup in order from pictures. We'll end with a taste of maple syrup made right here at Little Buffalo State Park. Meet at the park office.
For information or directions to Little Buffalo State Park please contact the park office at (717) 567-9255.
Saturday, May 9
98.9 WQLV-fm will be sponsoring the Shades of the Susquehanna Music and Wine Festival on Saturday, May 9 in MYO Park in Millersburg from noon to 5:00pm. There will be 5 to 10 wineries for you to sample and purchase their wine, vendors and musical entertainment. Benefits the Millersburg Ferry Boat Association. If you are a vendor and would like more info call Ken at 692-9758.