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.
At the October meeting, Melissa with have an order sheet for Herb the Hedgehog this year's stuffed animal for Avon. We can order them and take them to Children's Cancer Recovery Foundation on November 14th our next packing day.
In our continuing support of the Domestic Violence Shelter, we will be collecting toiletries at the November 6th meeting. You can also bring socks if you didn't have them in October.
Support the 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.
The next book sale will be October 27the and 28th at 114 North York Street, Mechanicsburg. Members only preview from 6-8 PM the night before the regular sale.
2018 Dine Out to benefit the library will be on Wednesday, October 24, 4-10 PM at Jo Jo's Pizza and Pasta. Pick up your dine out flyer at the Simpson Library one month prior to the dine out date or print one online at www.simpsonlibrary.org 717-766-0171
Mechanicsburg Chamber of Commerce Upcoming Chamber Events....
Please RSVP if you plan to attend to 717-796-0811 or email@example.com .
at Jubilee Cake Studio, 6 W Allen St, Mechanicsburg, PA 17055. Come check out the fun, new studio! 12pm. All are welcome!
at AgChoice Farm Credit, 300 Winding Creek Blvd., Mechanicsburg, PA 17050. 5:00 - 7:00 PM. FREE event. All are welcome.
Friday, October 19 - Ribbon Cutting Celebration
at Capital Joe Coffee, 36 W Main St., Mechanicsburg, PA 17055. Come celebrate the official opening of the beautifully restored back room. 11:00 AM. All are welcome!
in Downtown Mechanicsburg, Main & Market streets. Trick-or-Treating, crafts, games and other kids' activities. 10:00 AM - 2:00 PM. FREE event. More information here.
at The Bridges at Bent Creek, 2100 Bent Creek Blvd., Mechanicsburg, PA 17050. Dawn Sizer, co-owner of 3rd Element Consulting, will present "Practical Cyber Security for You and Your Business." 8:30 - 10:00 AM. FREE for members; $10 for non-members.
at Vraie Wellness Spa, 102-A W. Main St., Mechanicsburg, PA 17055. 11:00 AM. All are welcome!
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
Visit the Frankenberger Tavern Museum and “The Story of our Town” at the Freight Station Museum.
NOW - October 13: “The Story Of Our Town” exhibit.
Celebrate the history of The Borough of Mechanicsburg with objects and photos from the past.
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