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.
Seven club members went to Children's Cancer Recovery Foundation on November 14th and packed 2,670 toys for 1,335 children in 11 hospitals in 8 states. We took 13 Herbie the Hedgehog stuffed animals to donate.
In our continuing support of the children, we will be collecting hats, mittens, and scarfs at the December meeting in December to donate to the YMCA.
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.
Mechanicsburg Chamber of Commerce Upcoming Chamber Events....
Please RSVP if you plan to attend to 717-796-0811 or email@example.com .
Friday, November 23 - Annual Community Tree LightingHeld at 2 East Main Street in front of PNC Bank in Downtown Mechanicsburg. Program begins at 5:15 PM with lighting at 5:30 PM. Post-Ceremony festivities will be held across the street at Myers-Buhrig Funeral Home & Crematory. Enjoy holiday music, hot cocoa, shopping and more!
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.
November 17 - January 12, 2019: A Musical Christmas
This new exhibit Christmas trees themed after many of your favorite Christmas songs along with a Lionel train layout and Rudolph Village & Train. There will also be a scavenger hunt for the kids.
Admission is free to exhibits.
Candlelight Walking Tour - Saturday, December 1, 2018.
Tours run every1/2 hour from 4:00 -7:30 PM. Annual walking tour of historic Mechanicsburg buildings decorated for the holidays. Call the museum to make your reservations. $15 person 10 years and up, $5 ages 3-9 years.
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