Tuesday, July 18 An After Hours Mixer will be held at Sky Zone, 95 Gateway Dr. Mechanicsburg from 5:00 to 7:00pm. This is a free event.
Thursday, July 20 Get in Shape Walks at Wildwood Park on Thursday, July 20 from 6:00 to 7:30pm. Enjoy a self guided 3 mile walk at Wildwood on level trails. This walk starts at the nature center, heads up the Towpath Trail, continues to the halfway point and returns by the same route, avoiding the hills ont he east side of the park. Meet at the Olewine Nature Center. St. Paul's Lutheran Church will sponsor a community pool party at the Millersburg area community pool on July 20 from 5pm-8pm. Admission will be free to the community. There will be free hot dogs, games, prizes and a DJ.
Saturday, July 22
Movie at the Campground "Killer Mice" will be at the Campground Rec Hall at Little Buffalo State Park on Saturday,July 22 beginning at 8:30pm. This movie takes a look at mice vs. scorpion. Who will win? Mice hunt like weasels and howl like wolves. The public is invited to see this movie. The Rec Hall is located at the campground on Black Hill Road. Call 567-9255 for more info.
Sunday, July 23
The Millrace Walk will be held on Sunday, July 23 on the historical Mill Race Trail. the guuided tour begins aat the Enterntainment Pavilion in Little Buffalo State Park East Area. Learn about the water supply for Shoaff's Mill also, the trees and any wildflowers you may encounter alon the way. Sturdy footwear is recommended. The event may be cancelled due to inclement weather. For more info call 567-9255.
Tuesday, July 25 AM Strategies for Business Success will be held at The Bridges at Bent Creek, 2100 Bent Creek Blvd, Mechanicsburg from 8:30 to 10:30am. Lisa Heintzelman, president of Illuminations Consulting will present, "Networking Strategies for Success". Free for chamber members. $10.00 for non members.
Wednesday, July 26 The Chamber will hold a New Member Breakfast on Wednesday, July 26, 8:30 AM - 10 AM at Ranch House Restaurant. All new members who have not previously attended a New Member Breakfast, and have joined since 1/1/17, may attend for free. Current members may attend for a fee, $11.00. You must RSVP to email@example.com or 717-582-4523 in order to attend. You may also register online. New members, please contact the office to register. The Chamber office is open Tuesday - Thursday 8 AM to 3 PM.
Friday July 28 There will be a shore line paddle on Holman Lake on Friday, July 28 from 4:30 to 5:45pm and 6:00 to 7:15pm. Bring you own kayak or borrow one from the park. Registration is required and limited by the number of boats the park has. Must be 12 years or older, under 18 by be accompanied by a parent or guardian. Register by calling Little Buffalo State Park at 567-9255.
Saturday, July 29 The Ned Smith Center for Nature and Art will celebrate the 24nd annual Nature and Arts Festival on Saturday, July 29 from 9 a.m. – 4 p.m. at MYO Park in Millersburg. There are also programs happening throughout the day at the Ned Smith Center. Admission to activities at MYO Park is FREE, with the exception of “The Butterfly House,” for which there is a $2.00 admission. Admission to the Ned Smith Center is also free on the day of the festival. At this year’s festival, they will feature 70-plus programs on snakes, native plants, honeybees and butterflies, as well as many more nature and environmental topics. There are many activities and programs aimed especially for children. The main stage will feature musical performances as well as a live wild animal program by Red Creek Wildlife Center. For a complete listing of Festival programming, as well as directions to MYO Park and the Ned Smith Center, visit www.nedsmithcenter.org. Lifeline Pregnancy Care Center is thrilled to host comedian Mike Williams on July 29 from 6:30-8:00 PM at Hillside Christian Fellowship. This is a free, family-friendly event but seating is limited. Bring a friend, bring your grumpy neighbor! A free-will offering will be taken to benefit families in need thru the ministries of Lifeline.
Saturday, August 5 Himmel’s Country Festival will be held on Saturday, August 5 at Himmel’s Church Grove, Dornsife. Breakfast will be from 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. Used book sale, homemade baked goods, children’s games, train display, Duck Derby on the Creek and many demonstrators. Also a variety of musical entertainers and skilled crafters, along with plenty of home-cooked food. For more information call 570-425-2200 or visit our website at www.himmelschurch.com.
August 11 & 12 The 20th Annual St. Patrick Church Festival 2017 "Who is in the Garden?" on Friday, August 11 and Saturday, August 12 from 5:00 to 10:00pm. They will have delicious ethnic food, games & bingo, free nihtly entertainment, prizes and more. Following Saturday's entertainment drawings will be held for Winners of Baskets and cash raffle. That's at St. Patrick Church, 331 W. Shamokin Street in Trevorton.
Thursday, August 17 Get in Shape Walks at Wildwood Park on Thursday, August 17 from 6:00 to 7:30pm. Enjoy a self guided 3 mile walk at Wildwood on level trails. This walk starts at the nature center, heads up the Towpath Trail, continues to the halfway point and teturns by the same route, avoiding the hills ont he east side of the park. Meet at the Olewine Nature Center.
Saturday, August 19 The Outdoor Flea and Craft Market will be held on Saturday, August 19 at the Millerstown Area Community Park, 110 West Juniata Parkway from 7:00 am until 1:00 p.m. . Rain date will be Saturday, August 26. Vendors can arrive after 5:30 a.m. no reservations are required and a nominal $10.00 set up fee will be charged to set up for the day. For additional information, please phone 589-3598.
Thursday, September 21 Get in Shape Walks at Wildwood Park on Thursday, September 21 from 6:00 to 7:30pm. Enjoy a self guided 3 mile walk at Wildwood on level trails. This walk starts at the nature center, heads up the Towpath Trail, continues to the halfway point and teturns by the same route, avoiding the hills ont he east side of the park. Meet at the Olewine Nature Center.