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.
Beginning in March the Marysville-Rye Library will be holding story time at Roseglen Christian Nursery School every Thursday from 10:00 to 11:00 AM. This is a FREE program for children 5 and under. Story time will consist of a story, a craft and a snack! Please call 834-6411 to register by February 27, 2015.
Upper Dauphin School District will be holding kindergarten registration for the 2015-16 school year on May 6,7 & 8 from 8:30am to 3:00pm. Please call the school at 362-6619 to make an appointment. Registration will last about an hour. Speech, vision and kindergarten readiness will be given to the child. Parents should bring their child, child's birth certificate, child's social security card and immunization record and one proof of residency.
Saturday, March 28
The Millerstown Recreational and Park Committee will sponsor a soup, sandwich and bake sale on Saturday, March 28 at the Community Park Building beginning at 9:00 a.m until sold out. Three kinds of soup will be available including Ham Bean ,Chicken Corn and Vegetable by quart containers only. A variety of baked goods will also be available and there will be a limited number of hoagies & ham and cheese sandwiches available. Donations of baked goods and ingredients to make the soup will be greatly appreciated. . For additional information or to make donations, please call Billy Roush at 589-3513 or Curt Black at 589-3598.
Kathryn’s Kloset will be held on Saturday, March 28 from 9:00 to 11:00 a.m. at Leininger's Church Social Hall, Mt. Pleasant Mills (near Village of Oriental). Free household goods for all people of the community! Kathryn's Kloset, is part of Diakon (a Lutheran Family & Community Ministry) that collects, stores, and distributes new and unused products to organizations, which in turn distribute the goods, free of charge, to people in need. Directions available at www.lutheransonline.com/leiningers or call church at 717-444-3360.
unday, March 29
The Upper Dauphin High School FFA & FBLA organizations are sponsoring a community egg hunt on Sunday, March 29 starting at 3:00pm at the Upper Dauphin Middle School. There will be three age groups, walking =>3years, age 4-grades k-2, grades 3-5. Questions? email mailto:firstname.lastname@example.org
Saturday, April 4
An all you can eat Fish Fry will be held at the Newport Fire House on Saturday, April 4 from 4:00 to 7:00pm. Menu will include fish & fries, homemade desserts and ice cream. Adults are $10.00 and children are $5.00, children under age 5 eat free.
There will be a Sausage & Pancake breakfast on Saturday, April 4 from 6:00 to 10:30am at the Landisburg Fire Hall. Adults are $6.00 and ages 6-12 are $3.00.
Sunday, April 5
Bethesda Mission has planned an Easter Dinner for Sunday, April 5 from 4:30 to 5:30pm at the Men's Shelter, 611 Reily Street in Harrisburg. Menu will include: ham, turkey, potatoes, gravy, green beans, yams, bread, salad, fruit and dessert.The Mission wants who can't enjoy a meal with their family for the holiday to adopt Bethesda Mission as their family for the day. For more info or to volunteer call 257-4442 ext. 223.
Tuesday, April 7
GED Orientation with Harrisburg Area Community College will be on Tuesday, April 7 at 5:00pm at the Northern Dauphin Human Services Center. Students can contact Angela Cole at 717-780-7917 or email@example.com to sign up. Classes will be held at the center on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 5:00pm - 8:00pm.
April 9,10 & 11
The New Bloomfield Lions Community Theater invites you to attend their 46th annual production on April 9, 10 & 11 at 7:30pm in the West Perry High School auditorium, with a matinee performance on April 11 at 2:00pm. This year the they are presenting "Noises Off", a side splitting look at the troubles that befall an amateur theatre group. Tickets are $14.00 for adults and $7.00 for students and are available online at firstname.lastname@example.org or at the door.
Saturday, April 11
Gamut Theatre Group is proud to announce the next project in its Stage Door Series initiative for the 2014-2015 season: a storytelling event entitled “Snacks & Storybooks: Spring Fling,” which will be held on Saturday, April 11 at 2:30 p.m. at the Midtown Scholar Bookstore. You are invited to bring the children in your life to The Midtown Scholar Bookstore to hear Harrisburg’s finest Shakespearean actors read aloud their favorite childhood stories! The readings will begin at 2:30 p.m. Admission to the event is free, donations are graciously accepted. Special thanks to the Midtown Scholar for the generous donation of their space. For additional information, please visit gamuttheatre.org.
Saturday, April 18
Kyra's Caring Critters is have their 1st Annual Fundraising Gala on Saturday, April 18 from 8:00 to 11:00pm at the Coliseum Megaplex, 410 St. John Church Road, Camp Hill. Cocktail hour and buffet will be from 8:00 to 9:00pm and live auction and dancing will be from 9:00 to 11:00pm. To purchase tickets or for more info call Sue at 834-6713. Kyra's Caring Critters is a 1st Aid "Urgent Care" organization for pets and their families in need.
Friday, May 8
The Millersburg Post Prom will be held on Friday, May 8 from 11:00pm to 5:00am. The students will be provided with food & drinks, a hypnotist, large inflatable games, door prizes and many other fun activities. Donations are needed such as gift cards or food to help provide the students with a safe post prom experience. Call for more info or to make a donation Kara at 805-5565 or email@example.com
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.
Saturday, May 16
There will be a 5k To Control Diabetes at South Middleton Park, Boiling Springs, on Saturday, May 16. Registration time: 7:00am Race Start Time: 9:00am. All proceeds will go to local underinsured patients who cannot afford insulin. 29.1 million people in the United States have diabetes, 8.1 million of whom may be undiagnosed and unaware of their condition. Diabetes is also a major cause of heart disease and stroke. People with diagnosed diabetes incur average medical expenditures of about $13,700 per year, of which about $7,900 is attributed to diabetes. Thus, many patients cannot afford this medication.
The Tressler Memorail Free Lutheran Church in Loysville is planning to hold a Helath and Wellness Fair from 9:00am until noon. They are seeking interested parties to provide information and or services to residents. The church will provide tables and chairs, however, electric is not available. The Central PA Blood Bank will be having a blood drive that day. If you would like to have a display or need for info call Leah at 789-3081 or the church at 789-4522.