Friday, March 3 to Friday, April 7 Our Lady Help of Christians Catholic Church, 732 Main Street in Lykens, is holding their annual Lenten Fish Fry Dinners every Friday from Friday, March 3 to Friday, April 7. Dinner runs from 4:00 to 7:00 pm, with take outs available. Call 453-9931 to order.
Tuesdays in March Tax counselors from AARP will be at the Elizabethville Area Library (80 N. Market Street, Elizabethville, PA 17023) on Tuesdays in February through early April to prepare tax returns for patrons. Pre-registration is required. Patrons must call Holly Etzweiler at (717) 836-2130 to register.
Tuesday, February 28 Basic Self Defense for Women at Halifax Area High School, 3940 Peters Mountain Road, Halifax. As part of The Library’s Mary Sachs Series geared towards women, attendees will be lead through basic steps of self-defense by Jos Johnson, Owner and Chief Instructor at Jos Johnson’s Chinese Martial Arts & Wellness Center in Harrisburg and 8th degree black belt. This event is held offsite at the Halifax Area High School on Tuesday, February 28 at 6:00 pm. Registration is required. For more information or to register, visit dcls.org or call (717) 836-2130.
Thursday, March 2 Little Buffalo State Park will be having a Maple Sugaring Walk – tapping and collecting sap on Thursday, March 2 from 10:00 to 10:45am. Learn how to easily tap Sugar maples and easily collect sap to make our own REAL maple syrup. Meet in the old office parking lot, where Little Buffalo Road and Gill Hill Road intersect. Event may be cancelled in the event of inclement weather. Call for information 717-567-9255. Meet at the East Area of Little Buffalo State Park to find the first wildflower of spring, Skunk Cabbage is in bloom on Thursday, March 2 from 2:00 to 2:30pm. This odd looking flower will win you over. Spend a while with the park naturalist and discover the wonder and lore of our earliest flower. Event may be cancelled in the event of inclement weather. Call for information 717-567-9255.
Saturday, March 4 Millerstown Lions Club Annual Pinochle Card Party will be held on Saturday, March 4 at the Greenwood Elementary School just off Route 17 East in Millerstown Borough, Perry County. 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.
Sunday, March 5 Little Buffalo State Park will be having a Maple Sugaring Walk – tapping and collecting sap on Sunday, March 5 from 10:00 to 10:45am. Learn how to easily tap Sugar maples and easily collect sap to make our own REAL maple syrup. Meet in the old office parking lot, where Little Buffalo Road and Gill Hill Road intersect. Event may be cancelled in the event of inclement weather. Call for information 717-567-9255.
Tuesday, March 7 Meet at the East Area of Little Buffalo State Park to find the first wildflower of spring, Skunk Cabbage is in bloom on Tuesday, March 7 from 9:00 to 9:30am. This odd looking flower will win you over. Spend a while with the park naturalist and discover the wonder and lore of our earliest flower. Event may be cancelled in the event of inclement weather. Call for information 717-567-9255.
March 9-11 West Perry High School presents "The Addams Family" on March 9-11. Shows begin at 7:00, with an additional matinee on Saturday, March 11 at 2:00. Tickets are $10.00.
Friday, March 10 & Saturday, March 11 Hope’s Haven, a nonprofit organization that holds summer camps for foster children at no cost to them, will host a Silent Auction with $7.00 Chicken & Waffle Dinner on Friday, March 10 from 5-7 pm; and a Live Auction with food/soup sale on Saturday, March 11, starting at 10.00am. Both events will be held at Reigles Bible Fellowship Church located along Route 25 between Berrysburg and Millersburg. Auction proceeds will benefit summer camp programs which minister to abused and neglected children. For more information or to donate an auction item, please visit hopeshavencamp.org or call 570-850-9443.
Saturday, March 11 Millerstown Community Success, Inc. will be having their 25th Annual Spring Fling Craft Show on Saturday, March 11 from 8 a.m. until 2 p.m. in the Greenwood Elementary School along Route 17 in Millerstown Borough. Doors will open at 7:45 a.m. to accommodate early shoppers.
Over 100 vendor spaces are available, and interested crafters are invited to reserve limited space by calling (717) 589-3598.
Wednesday, March 15 Meet, Greet & Book signing with 2017 Author on the Road Jonathan Auzier on Wednesday, March 15 at the Elizabethville Library from 6:00 to 7:30pm. For more info call 805-0606. RSVP online at www.dcls.ort/events_calendar or stop by the library.
Wednesday, March 15 The Line Mountain School District will be holding Kindergarten Registration on Wednesday, March 15 at the Line Mountain Elementary in Trevorton. Your child must be 5 years of age before September 1, 2017. Registration will be by appointment ONLY. Call 570-797-3825 to schedule an appointment.
Friday, March 17 The Annual Ladies Night Out will be held at the Wiconisco Fire House on Friday,March 17 from 7:00 to 10:00pm. Free admission, great food, tons of prize give a ways! Also, chair massage, free health screenings, entertainment including Bobbi Carmitchell, Bumbada Darummers, Irish Dancers with Rebel Hearts. To be a vendor or for more info call Bonnie at 905-2700.
Saturday March 18 The Perry St. Patrick's Party will be held on Saturday, March 18 from 1:00pm to 6:00pm at the Fairgrounds in Newport. It will be a WQLV Listener Appreciation Event. This means FREE admission! $5.00 to park your car at Perry County Fairgrounds. Vendors message rachel@WQLVfm.com New Harvest Productions will be having a FREE film showing of Download on Saturday, March 18 at 6:00PM at Millersburg Assembly of God Church, 2261 Shippen Dam Rd, Millersburg. The film is a faith based Sci-Fi allegory based on a alien planet like earth. Circuit is stranded on a alien planet and is trying to return to the Orbiter Space Station, but loses his memory. He must remember how to get home while fighting the deadly enemies of the planet. Will he make it. Dvd copies of the film will be available for sale and a Q&A with the director after the film.
Saturday, March 25 New Harvest Productions will be having a FREE film showing of The Job on Saturday, March 25 beginning at 11:00am at The Twin Valley Colonnade 269 Center St. Millersburg. The film is based on a man that has lost his wife in a car accident, lost his job, went back to college and still can't get a job. Plus his only child has medical issues from the accident that took his wife. Then he gets a job working for S.O.U.L. Everything is to good to be true, as the money rolls in. But soon the ugliness of The Job appears. Now he must fight for his life and expose the company that was to be a savior, that turned out to be a wolf in sheep clothing. Dvd copies of the film will be available for sale and a Q&A with the director after the film.
Friday, March 31 and Saturday, April 1 The 22nd Annual Friends of Elizabethville Library Raffle Auction will be held on Friday, March 31 and Saturday, April 1. Many items and gift cards from local businesses will be available as raffle prizes and for silent auction bidding.
Friday, April 7 Perry County Chamber of Commerce Annual Dinner will be held on Friday, April 7, from 5:30 pm to 8:30 pm at the Recreation Hall at Little Buffalo State Park the Keynote speaker will be Secretary of Agriculture Russell Redding. For more info call 717582-4523 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.
April 26 & 27 The Upper Dauphin Area Elementary School will be holding Kindergarten Registration for the 2017-18 school year for any child who has not started school and will be 5 years of age on or before September 1, 2017. Registration/screening will be held on Wednesday, April 26 & Thursday, April 27 from 8:30am to 3:00pm. Call the school at 362-6619 to make an appointment for registration. Please bring your child, child's birth certificate, child's social security card, child's immunization record and one proof of residency with them on the day of registration.
Saturday, May 13 The 2017 Shades of Susquehanna Wine & Music Fest will be held on Saturday, May 13 from 1:00 to 7:00pm in the MYO Park Millersburg. If you would like to be a vendor call Braxton at 692-9758.
June 2 & 3 The Annual Elizabethville Yard & Craft Sale will be held on Friday, June 2 & Saturday, June 3 from 8:00am to 3:00pm
Saturday, July 15 717 Street & Strip Club will be having a car show on Saturday, July 15 at Hegins Park, 275 Park Lane in Hegins. The event will be held rain or shine. Registration is from 9:00am to noon. There will be goodie bags, 50/50, door prizes, DJ and a Chinese auction. Pre-registration by July 7 is $10.00 day of the show is $12.00. Vendor space is $20.00. For more info call 717-395-6303