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    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:

Paw Print Art sale to benefit Speranza Animal Rescue on Friday, August 4, 2017 from 5-8 PM at GFWC Mechanicsburg's partner American Artisan Gallery on Hanover Street in Carlisle.


August 29th is the next packing day for Children's Cancer Recovery Foundation in New Oxford.  Boxes are packed with toys for the Bear-Able Gift program and sent to hospitals around the U.S.




Support Joseph T. Simpson Public Library 


Tea and Stitches 

Monday Mornings, 10:00 am 
Monday mornings don't have to be dreary! Join us every Monday from 10:00 - 11:30 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. 


June 15th - Jubilee Day Book Sale, 114 York Street, Mechanicsburg


2017 Dineouts -

Deiner's Downtown on Wednesday, June 7, 14, 21 and 28 tom 7 AM - 1 PM.  Pick up your dine out flyer at the Simpson Library or print one on line at

Applebee's Wednesday, August 9th 11- AM - 9 PM





 Mechanicsburg Chamber of Commerce Upcoming Chamber Events....    

Please RSVP if you plan to attend to 717-796-0811 or . 


Thursday, June 15 - 89th Annual Jubilee Day 

in Downtown Mechanicsburg. 10:00 AM - 9:00 PM. Live entertainment, 300+ vendors, carnival rides, petting zoo and more! Fun for all ages!



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


Date/Time              Event                  Place                       Contact info

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

 Every Monday    10           Tea and Stitches                Simpson Library                Mech     Louann 

2nd Wednesday 12-9          Ladies Connecting            Maple Shade Barn         Dillsburg    Sue






June 3, 2017 at 10 AM: Historic Mechanicsburg East Walking Tour New this year; we are dividing our tour into two tours to add attractions farther away in each direction. The eastern tour will include the historic warehouse now used as our library, and Irving College. Meet at the Passenger Station at 10:00, $5 fee Mechanicsburg Museum Association


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.















 Updated 05.25.17