Make your own free website on Tripod.com

    GFWC Mechanicsburg is currently working on the GFWC Pennsylvania President's Project "Enrich, Educate, Empower--Every Child Every Day".  The project encourages the GFWC Pennsylvania women to carry out projects to benefit the children of their community and/or of the world.

    GFWC Mechanicsburg will work to provide food, supplies, funds, volunteer hours and other needs to support the health and welfare of children in their schools and communities.  

    Contact Carol Bogar at 717.697.8922 for more information.

  

Upcoming Events:

At the January meeting did a service project:  14 blankets for made Project Linus.  These blankets will be taken to the GFWC PA convention in May to be donated along with other clubs' donations.  Also, Rhonda Hendrickson from the Harrisburg YWCA was present to accept our donation of 123 hats, mittens and scarfs.

 

 

 

 

Support Joseph T. Simpson Public Library 

  

Tea and Stitches 

Tuesday Mornings, 10:00 am 
Tuesday mornings don't have to be dreary! Join us every Tuesday from 10:00 - 12:00 am to enjoy a nice cup of tea and work on your stitching project - crochet, knitting, cross-stitch, embroidery - all are welcome! Meet other stitching enthusiasts and learn from one another. 
 The fourth Tuesday of each month is extended until 5:00 PM with lunch at the library.

 

February 10-11 Book Sale at 114 N. York Street, Mechanicsburg (Friends Preview February 9)


February 8, 11:00 AM to 9:00 PM Dine Out at Hoss's Steak and Sea House to benefit the library.  Pick up your dine out flyer at the Simpson Library one month prior to the dine out date or print one online at simsponlibrary.org 717-766-0171

 

 

 

___________________________________________________________________________

 Mechanicsburg Chamber of Commerce Upcoming Chamber Events....    

Please RSVP if you plan to attend to 717-796-0811 or info@mechanicsburgchamber.org . 

Tuesday, January 9 - Business Women's Networking Luncheon
at Spritz and Splatter, 5007 Carlisle Pike, Mechanicsburg, PA 17050. 11:30 AM - 1:00 PM. FREE for members; $10 for non-members. Due to limited space, only 1 rep per company, please! Only a few slots left!
Wednesday, January 17 - Annual Dinner and Business Meeting
at The Mechanicsburg Club, 333 Heinz St, Mechanicsburg, PA 17055. $35/person. 6:00 - 9:00 PM. RSVP by Jan 12. Speaker details + more info on Page 3.
Tuesday, January 23 - AM Strategies...for Business Success
at The Bridges at Bent Creek, 2100 Bent Creek Blvd., Mechanicsburg, PA 17050. Miller Hoffman & Dana Hippensteel from YWCA Carlisle Rape Crisis Services will present "Sexual Harassment: The Easiest Thing I Don't Do At Work."  8:30 - 10:00 AM. FREE for members; $10 for non-members. More info on Page 4. Sponsored by: The Bridges at Bent Creek and Zimmerman's Automotive.

Thursday, January 25 - Business Leaders' Coffee Hour - Discussion Group
at Mission Central, 5 Pleasant View Dr., Mechanicsburg, PA 17050.  7:45 - 9:00 AM. FREE for members. Refreshments provided. 

 

 

  

 ________________________________________________________________________________________________                                                                                                       

   

Dates for local events that might be of interest to our members. 

 

Date/Time              Event                  Place                       Contact info

 1st Wednesday      7 pm           Stitch and Bitch                Mystery Book Store          Mech     Christy

 Every Tuesday    10 am          Tea and Stitches                Simpson Library                Mech     Louann 

 

 

 

 

 

  

________________________________________________________________________________ 

MECHANICSBURG MUSEUM HAPPENINGS 

 

 

 

   

Museum Association is located at 2 W. Strawberry Avenue, Mechanicsburg For further information, please call the Museum at 717-697-6088. Hours: Wed. - Sat. Noon - 3p.m. www.mechanicsburgmuseum.org

 _________________________________________________________________________________________

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

1

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 Updated 01.05.18