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Rural Life Festival – July 14, 2018

When: July 14, 2018 @ 9:00 am – 3:00 pm
Where: Newburg United Methodist Church, 203 N High St, Newburg, PA 17240, USA

Spend a Day in the Past… Antique Farm Machinery, Antique Displays, Small Engines, Working Steam Engine, Grain Thrashing, Horse Drawn Binder, Scrapple Making, Fresh Apple Cider, Bread Baking, Music, Kettle Cooked Sassafras Tea, Horse Wagon Rides, Barrel Train, Children’s Activities, Petting Zoo, Potato Raising, Butter Making, Homemade Donuts, Soap Making, Sheep Shearing, Spinning & Weaving, Quilting, Wood Working, Broom Making, Blacksmith, Log Hewing , Black Kettle Bean Soup, Inside Auction, Chicken Bar-B-Q, Homemade Soups, Ice

Tags: festival and rural.

Paramount Street Fair – July 28, 2018

When: July 28, 2018 @ 11:00 am – 3:00 pm
Where: Paramount Senior Living at Chambersburg Road, 6375 Chambersburg Rd, Fayetteville, PA 17222, USA

Bring the family to the former Village of Laurel Run and enjoy a variety of local vendors, kids activities and food! Not to mention there is free ice cream!

Tags: fair, food, and ice cream.

History of the Old Jail Book Signing – July 28, 2018

When: July 28, 2018 @ 10:00 am
Where: Franklin County Historical Society - The Old Jail, 175 E King St, Chambersburg, PA 17201, USA

Author Suellen A. Burkey will be signing copies of her book, “Tales from the Old Jail, An Informal History”. The book is the result of exhaustive research in archives at the Jail and recounts the history of the building and its “guests” from its 1818 construction until its rescue from demolition in the early 1970s. The book contains twelve chapters, focusing on subjects such as slave catchers and abolitionists, hangings, famous prisoners, the World War,

Tags: book signing, history, and old jail.

End of Summer Bazaar – August 18, 2018

When: August 18, 2018 @ 10:00 am – 5:00 pm
Where: St. Mark Catholic Church, 395 S Ridge Ave, Greencastle, PA 17225, USA

BAZAAR – Book Sale, Bake Sale, Basket Raffle, Silent Auction, Plant Sale, Kid’s Games, Bounce House. Lots of FOOD – Turkey Legs, Meatball Subs, Sausage and Pepper Subs, 1/4 lb. Angus Beef Hot Dogs, Macaroni and Cheese, Potato Salad, Ice Cream, Popcorn, Candy. Come join this Community Event for a fun filled day. Any questions, please email or call Mary at or (717) 597-7645. Hope to see you there!

Tags: auction, bake sale, bazaar, book sale, food, games, and raffle.