Loveable Princeton and his owner, David Schmick, have been separated for much too long and we're hoping you can help us get the word out. Please call the number on the poster for any information. Reward for his return!
Play with Robots, Build Circuits and More at The Library
Get hands-on and explore a variety of technology toys. Families can play with robots of all shapes and sizes, learn how to create a circuit, and much more. Tech toys will be available for all ages and skill levels. Families with children of all ages are welcome, but registration is required by visiting dcls.org/specialevents or by calling (717) 234-4961 option 6. Hands on Tech will be held at the following locations:
Kline Library 530 S. 29th St, Harrisburg Tuesday, March 12 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm William H. & Marion C. Alexander Family Library 200 W. 2nd St, Hummelstown Thursday, March 14 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm East Shore Area Library 4501 Ethel St, Harrisburg Saturday, March 16 11:30 am – 12:30 pm Elizabethville Area Library 80 N. Market St, Elizabethville Saturday, March 23 11:00 am – 12:00 pm Northern Dauphin Library 683 Main St, Lykens Monday, March 25 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm Johnson Memorial Library 799 E. Center St, Millersburg Tuesday, March 26 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Friends of the Elizabethville Area Library Book Sale
All proceeds support the Elizabethville Area Library
New & gently used books, videos, CDs, DVDs, & audiobooks available for purchase. Volunteers are appreciated. Sign up at the library or call 717-362-3148
Public Book Sale Dates:
Wednesday, April 3rd: 10am - 7pm
Thursday, April 4th (Fill a box for $20): 10am - 7pm
Friday, April 5th (Fill a box for $20, bag for $7 or the Friends bag for $10): 9am-5pm
Saturday, April 6th (Fill a box for $20, bag for $7 or the Friends bag for $10): 9am-1pm
Thursday, April 4th, Bring your child to discover their favorite books, enjoy a craft, and a free book!
Every Wednesday in 2019 Our neighbors to the west, Gallery on the Square at 226 Union Street in Millersburg, are holding a fibers & friends stitching group Wednesdays from 6-8 pm. Members knit, crochet, needle point, punch needle, embroider and more. The purpose of the group is to share ideas, get help with projects and learn new things! All levels are welcome Wednesdays from 6-8 pm at the Gallery on the Square in Millersburg!
Satruday, March 16
Join Wildwood Park for the 2019 Scout Workshops: Fur, Feathers & Ferns on Saturday, March 16th from 10am to 1pm. Examine the fascinating world of plants and animals. Why are some animals endangered or extinct? What is a habitat? During this adventure, scouts will explore the fascinating world of wild communities. They will take a hike to search for signs of diverse plants and animals, such as fur, feathers and ferns through Wildwood Park. Registration is required at www.wildwoodlake.org and is $10 per scout. Please bring a drink, snack and lunch. Dress for indoor/outdoor activities and wear sneakers or other closed-toed shoes, or boots for snow.
Satruday, March 16
Rain or shine event with home and farm goods as well as food and other fun at the Benefit Barn Sale at Belle Haven Farm. The event starts at 8 am and all proceeds to benefit Rob & Bonnie Derr, two local business owners - after a serious accident that hinders Rob from running his business, Blade Enterprises. Call Kait Beck for questions or information on how you can help! 717-636-0484
Tuesday, March 19
Teens can learn sewing basics at the Elizabethville Area Library, 80 N. Market St, Elizabethville, starting every Tuesday, February 19 through March 19 at 6:00 pm. This 5-week beginner sewing series will focus on a different sewing skill each week. Participants will learn about sewing machines, different types of fabrics and how to sew. Everyone who attends the series will finish the course by making their own pillow case. Each session is 90 minutes long and intended for teens, ages 12-17. All attendees must sign a waiver before sewing. Registration is required and begins February 5 at 10:00 am. Reserve your spot or learn more by visiting dcls.org/teenevents or calling (717) 362-9825.
Tuesday, March 19
Join the Perry County Chamber and Perry County Rotary Club for their March networking event at Hall's dairy on 861 Raccoon Valley Road in Millerstown from 6-8pm. Join them for an evening of food, fun and of course networking. Networking events are free and open to all members and prospective members, but please RSVP if you can so we have an accurate count for the refreshments. Visit www.perrycountychamber.org to register.
Thursday, March 21
Peter Lerangis, an American author of children's and young adult fiction, will be the guest author for the Friends of the Elizabethville Area Library's annual "Author on the Road Program." As the visiting author, Peter will be available at the library for a meet & greet period and book signing for the public. Parents, teachers and students are encouraged to stop between 6 & 7:30pm. The meet and greet will take place int he library, downstairs in the community room. A highly enjorable dessert bar will be provided by The Friends. Contact the library for any questions at 717-362-9825.
Thursday, March 21
MAMA will be presenting Designer Purse Bingo at the Millersburg High School cafeteria on Sunday March 31, 2019. Doors will open at Noon with the first game starting at 1:00 pm. There will be an early bird game at 12:45 and three additional bonus games mixed in the standard 20 games of regular bingo. The event will include a raffle table, 50/50 and food concessions. Admittance is $20 in advance and $25 the day of the event. We have only 300 tickets available and all people entering the event must have a ticket. We will have extra game cards and special tickets available on the day of the event for an additional cost. Prizes for Bingo include Coach, Michael Kors and Kate Spade. All purses are a retail value of $230 and higher. Several prizes include matching accessories. You can view sneak peeks on the event’s Facebook page: www.facebook.com/MillersburgMarchingIndians
Saturday, March 23
Join the Northern Dauphin County YMCA for their 3 on 3 basketball tournament and open house. The 3 on 3 is for kids in 3rd throug 12th grade, price is only $10 for a team of 4 and begins at 9am. The Open House will be from 12-4pm with open pool from 12-2pm, free dodgeball tournament from 2-4pm. Representative Tobash will also be on site. Face painting by Karyn and a special raffle of a Nintendo Switch for attendees!
Sunday, March 31
The Northern Cluster of UCC Churches will host a special Lenten Concert on Sunday, March 31, 3pm, at Salem UCC, 143 West Main Street, Elizabethville. New Journey, a women’s Christian vocal trio from western PA, will share their talents in concert. Afterwards, everyone is invited to enjoy a potluck supper downstairs. Please bring your favorite potluck item to share, and join us for a wonderful afternoon of music, fellowship, and food.
For more information, call 570-682-9828
Friday, April 5
Save the date! Join the Perry County Chamber for their annual dinner and help us celebrate a decade of growth! Celebrate Friday, April 5th from 5:30pm-8:30pm at the Recreation Hall at Little Buffalo on 500 Black Hill Road in Newport. For tickets and sponsorship information, contact the chamber office at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Satruday, May 11
This is the 11-year anniversary of Kiss Hershey Back, Penn State College of Medicine medical students’ annual drive to give back to the community. Kiss Hershey Back is a township-wide effort to clean up public areas and streets. Students at the Penn State College of Medicine are calling for help from community members and local businesses. The cleanup covers a lot of area and could use all the extra hands they can get! Also, any donations businesses can give, both big and small, make an important impact in funding this amazing project. If you are interested in participating or supporting the cause through donations, the student leaders of Kiss Hershey Back can be reached at email@example.com. Visit the website kisshersheyback.blogspot.com for more information!