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    GFWC Mechanicsburg is currently working on the GFWC Pennsylvania President's Project "Walking for Health".  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:

July 20-21 is the GFWC PA Summer Leadership Conference at Penn State.  Two members will be attending.  Sue Hardenbrook, state Conservation Community Service Program Chairman will be giving two workshops on Saturday.

The club will be having a yard and bake sale fundraiser at the end of July at 87 Brindle Road, Mechanicsburg.  Stop buy and see us.


We will again be collecting school supplies for back to school for New Hope Ministries in August.





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.


Next Book Sale June 21 at 114 N. York Street, Mechanicsburg (Friends Preview June 20)


5K Run / 1-Mile Fun Run/Walk | Mini Dash

Benefiting the Joseph T. Simpson Public Library-Mechanicsburg

NEW LOCATION!Winding Hill Park—East & West 901 E. Winding Hill Road (Upper Allen Township) Mechanicsburg, PA 17055

 NEW THIS YEAR! Free Mini Dash for children 5 years and under

 RACE SCHEDULE 8:30 am 5K Run/Walk begins 9:15 am 1-Mile Fun Run/Walk begins 9:30 am Mini Dash (5 years and under)

 10:00 am Awards



 Mechanicsburg Chamber of Commerce Upcoming Chamber Events....    

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



21 - Jubilee DayTM in Downtown Mechanicsburg. Live entertainment, 325+ vendors, food, and fun for all ages. 10AM - 9PM.



26 - AM Strategies...for Business Success at The Bridges at Bent Creek, 2100 Bent Creek Blvd, Mechanicsburg, PA 17050. Speaker TBA. 8:30 - 10:30 AM. FREE for mem­bers; $10 for non-members. Sponsored by The Bridges at Bent Creek and Wells Fargo Advisors - Thomas Kimmett.



28 - Business Leaders Coffee Hour - Discussion Group at Accountemps / OfficeTeam, 4999 Louise Dr., Ste 300, Mechanicsburg, PA 17055. 7:45 - 9:00 AM. Free for members.





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 








June 21: Jubilee Day



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





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 06.20.18