The Northern Dauphin Regional Chamber of Commerce Business Mixer
Will be held the second Thursday of every month from 5:30 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. The mixer is held at a different location each month. Check the Upper Dauphin Sentinel's newspaper for the location.
GRATZ • The Gratz Area Fire Co. No. 1 will
hold its third annual “Fire & Chrome” Car, Truck and Motorcyle Show
Saturday, Aug. 1 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the Gratz Borough Park.
Rain date is Saturday, Aug. 8.
Cost is $10 in advance and $12 at the door. Vendor
cost is $20.
Events include: live entertainment by Whiskey
Shooter; volleyball tournament; valve cover racing; area vendors;
raffle drawings/prizes; bake sale; awards ceremony – featuring many
categories; and a post-show cruise.
Contacts include: car show – Tim at 717-856-7253 or
Bryce at 717-798-7388; valve cover racing – Tim Lesher at
717-422-1298; volleyball (must pre-register) – Mel Esh at
717-682-2324; and vendors (proof of insurance required – Sherry at
Proceeds benefit the eventual purchase of a new
rescue truck (in excess of $400,000) to better serve Gratz and the
ELIZABETHVILLE • God’s Puzzle Pieces will meet
Saturday, Aug. 1 at 1 p.m. at Valley Bowl, Route 209. Valley Bowl
will provide balls and shoes.
God’s Puzzle Pieces is a non-profit free Christian
ministry for people of all ages with special needs. They meet the
first Saturday of each month from 1 to 3 p.m. at Hillside Christian
Fellowship, 807 State Street, Millersburg. Individuals listen to an
inspiring message and uplifting entertainment such as music or
dance, and finish with a craft and snack.
The Saturday, Sept. 5 speaker is Pastor Alan Briggs
from David’s Community Bible Church.
GPP is always looking for extra help to keep this
free, one and only program going in the Northern Dauphin County.
For more information, call Shelley at 717-579-8524.
MILLERSBURG • Millersburg Assembly of God,
2261 Shippen Dam Road, will hold a Family Kids Crusade Sunday
through Wednesday, Aug. 9 to 12 from 6:30 to 8 p.m. nightly.
This year's theme is “Let God Build You!” The
Crusade will be led by Family Life Pastor Dave Banks. The community
is invited for a lively presentation of the Word of God through
music, games, videos, object lessons and storytelling, which
ministers to parents, teens and children alike.
For more information, call 717-692-3904.
HALIFAX • The Carsonville Fire Co. will hold a
spaghetti dinner Saturday, Aug. 8 from 4 to 7 pm.
The cost is $8 per person and includes the meal and
homemade ice cream dessert.
MILLERSBURG • The Hospice of Central PA
“Transitions” Support Group for widows and widowers ages 55 and
older will meet Tuesdays, Aug. 4 and Sept. 1 from 1 to 2:30 p.m. at
the Millersburg Area Senior Center, 109 Edward Drive.
Pre-register by Aug. 3 and Aug. 31, respectively, at
717-732-1000 ext. 2428.
ELIZABETHVILLE • The Hospice of Central PA
“Passages” Support Group for adults who have experienced a loss
within the past two years will meet Tuesdays, Aug. 18 and Sept. 15
from 1:30 to 3 p.m. at Northern Dauphin Human Services Center, 295
• Aug. 18 – Expressing Your Grief.
• Sept. 15 – Coping With Guilt.
Pre-register by Aug. 14 and Sept. 11, respectively,
at 717-732-1000 ext. 2428.
MUIR • The Muir Foursquare Gospel Church,
Weaver and Washington Streets, will hold its annual Vacation Bible
School Wednesday through Friday, July 29 to 31 from 6 to 8 p.m. for
children ages 4 to 12.
The theme is “Son Spark Labs.” This program is
science oriented and the children will enjoy seeing experiments,
singing, making crafts, playing games and having a good time with
other children. The lessons focus on God’s Plan for their lives.
To pre-register, call 570-617-0249.
For a complete list of upcoming events
in our area see the print edition of Upper Dauphin Sentinel.