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    GFWC Mechanicsburg is currently working on the GFWC Pennsylvania President's Project "Step it Up...Volunteer".  The project encourages the GFWC Pennsylvania women to walk and to keep track of their steps while walking during the 2018-2020 club year.  Awards will be given to the individual and club with the most steps.   

    Contact Joellen Zitch at 717-829-1772 for more information.


Upcoming Events:



Support the Joseph T. Simpson Public Library


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.




 Mechanicsburg Chamber of Commerce Upcoming Chamber Events....    

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


May 14 - Business Women’s Networking Luncheon at The Bridges at Bent Creek, 2100 Bent Creek Blvd, Mechanic­sburg, PA 17050. 11:30 AM - 1:00 PM. FREE for mem­bers; $10 for non-members.


May 22 - Business Women’s Forum at Messiah College,


Mechanicsburg, PA 17055.


May 28 - AM Strategies for Business Success at **differ­ent location this month** The Bridges at Bent Creek, 2100 Bent Creek Blvd, Mechanicsburg, PA 17050. Scott McGreary, Clinic Director at Pivot Physical Therapy, will present “Wellness in the Workplace” FREE for members; $10 for non-members. Sponsored by: The Bridges at Bent Creek and Zimmerman’s Automotive.


May 30 - Carlisle Sports Emporium Super Mixer


at 29 S Middlesex Rd, Carlisle, PA 17015. This is a col­laborative mixer between the Carlisle, Harrisburg Re­gional, Mechanicsburg, Shippensburg and West Shore Chambers of Commerce. 4:00 - 7:00 PM. FREE event. West Shore Chamber is collecting all RSVPs, here!








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    

 Every Tuesday    10 am          Tea and Stitches                Simpson Library                Mech    Sue









Visit the Frankenberger Tavern Museum and “The Story of our Town” at the Freight Station Museum.

February 16 - May 18, 2019: Exhibit: “Threads That Held Our Town Together.” Clothing, covers, and other fabric products created or used in Mechanicsburg. On exhibit at Freight Station.  

Mechanicsburg 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 05.14.19