Community Calendar

Sep
29
Sat
Authors’ Fair – September 29, 2018 @ St. Paul United Methodist Church
Sep 29 @ 10:00 am – 3:00 pm

Authors' Fair

The sixth annual Authors’ Fair will be held on Saturday, September 29, 2018, from 10:00 AM to 3:00 PM in the Family Life Center of St. Paul United Methodist Church, 750 Norland Avenue, Chambersburg, PA.

Authors will be on hand to sell and sign their books. A wide variety of both fiction and non-fiction books will be available. The many different genres include historical fiction, inspirational, romance, children’s books, mystery, Christian fiction, murder mystery, humor, cat books, Holocaust stories, and more. Marie Hershey, a local musician from Cumberland Valley School of Music, will provide musical entertainment. Food will be available for purchase from Coach’s Corner BBQ.

Call the church office at 717-267-3085 for more information.

Oct
1
Mon
Pulled Pork Fundraiser – October 1, 2018 @ Vigilant Hose Company #52
Oct 1 @ 11:00 am – 4:00 pm

Please come enjoy a bowl of creamy homemade ice cream (made on site with a put put engine), freshly made baked goods, and refreshing drinks including a lemonade stand.

All proceeds go to Lindon & Laura Wadel for adoption costs of Sergei from Ukraine. Thanks for your help in bringing Sergei to his forever home!

Click here to view official flier.

Oct
2
Tue
Perfect Blend Too – September 18, 2018 – December 11, 2018 @ DMTF Center For Grieving Families
Oct 2 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Coffee, crafting and community group (open to grievers and non-grievers who wish to show their support for those who are grieving) – Every other Tues. evening from 6:00-8:00 p.m. from Sept. 18 – Dec. 11, 2018.

Contact the Drew Michael Taylor Foundation at 717-532-8922 or drewmichaeltaylor@pa.net for more information. Pre-registration for all groups is appreciated so that our facilitators know how many people to expect.

Oct
6
Sat
Path Valley Historical Society Grand Opening Celebration – October 6, 2018 @ PVHS Building
Oct 6 @ 11:00 am – 3:00 pm

Path Valley Historical Society Grand Opening Celebration

Exhibits and Food

1:00 P.M. – The Custer Connecton
Rick Knepper will have a special exhibit of General George Armstrong Custer’s Family Heirlooms including:

– Silver Tea Pot and Napkin Rings
– Original love letters of General George Armstrong Custer and his wife Elizabeth and more

For more information contact Tammy Adams at 717-349-2583.

Oct
7
Sun
Mason Dixon Heart Walk – October 7, 2018 @ Antrim Township Community Park
Oct 7 @ 12:00 pm

Mason Dixon Heart Walk

Take steps to be Healthy For Good at the American Heart Association’s 2018 Mason Dixon Heart Walk. Supporting the Heart Walk funds lifesaving science. It also makes your heart healthier. Walk with us and join the fight against heart disease and stroke.

Movies and More Part 1 – October 7, 2018 @ DMTF Center For Grieving Families
Oct 7 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm

We welcome grieving teens to join us as we present:
Movies and More Part I. Come to one or all sessions to watch and discuss grief themes found in popular movies and to discover healthy ways to process your grief. Snacks will be provided.

When: Every other Sunday (10/7-11/18) 2-4 p.m.

Oct. 7- Emotional Responses to Grief
Oct. 21- Fighting the Guilt
Nov. 4- Facing Your Fears
Nov. 18- When It Piles Up

RSVP to drewmichaeltaylor@pa.net or (717) 532-8922.

The Eaken Piano Trio in Concert – October 7, 2018 @ St. Paul United Methodist Church
Oct 7 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Special Events of St. Paul United Methodist Church is pleased to present The Eaken Piano Trio in concert on Sunday, October 7, 2018, at 3:00 PM in the church nave located at 750 Norland Avenue Chambersburg, PA. The concert will feature classical selections. A free will offering will be taken. For more information, call Linda Strickler at 717-263-4975.

The Eaken Piano Trio is comprised of violinist John Eaken, pianist Gary Boerckel, and cellist Andrew Rammon. The Trio has traveled extensively throughout the United States and Canada and has completed ten tours in Europe and Asia. They have performed at Carnegie Hall three times. They are heard regularly on classical music radio stations including National Public Radio’s All Things Considered and Performance Today. They have 12 commercial CDs under various labels including Grammy nominated Home for the Holidays and their latest CD The Most Wonderful Time.

Oct
14
Sun
Our Family Tree – October 14, 2018 @ DMTF Center for Grieving Families
Oct 14 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Grieving children and families are invited to join the DMTF for Our Family Tree – a free, creative grief workshop. We welcome children (recommended age 4-12) and their caregivers for a time of exploring family connections and learning how families can support one another in times of grief. We will create a variety of tree-themed projects.

Pre-registration is required as space is limited. Contact the DMTF at 717-532-8922 or drewmichaeltaylor@pa.net by Thurs. Oct. 12.

*Funding for this workshop is provided through a grant from the Arts for All Partnership, a partnership between the Cultural Enrichment Fund and the Greater Harrisburg Foundation, a regional foundation of The Foundation for Enhancing Communities.

Oct
16
Tue
Perfect Blend Too – September 18, 2018 – December 11, 2018 @ DMTF Center For Grieving Families
Oct 16 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Coffee, crafting and community group (open to grievers and non-grievers who wish to show their support for those who are grieving) – Every other Tues. evening from 6:00-8:00 p.m. from Sept. 18 – Dec. 11, 2018.

Contact the Drew Michael Taylor Foundation at 717-532-8922 or drewmichaeltaylor@pa.net for more information. Pre-registration for all groups is appreciated so that our facilitators know how many people to expect.

Oct
18
Thu
Substance Death Support Group – September 20, 2018 – June 20, 2019 @ DMTF Center for Grieving Families
Oct 18 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm

3rd Thursday of each month in Shippensburg. 7-8:30 p.m. This group is for any adults who are grieving the death of a loved one due to substance use. This group meets at the DMTF Center for Grieving Families, 7 S. Earl St., Shippensburg.



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