Tri County Record Calendar of Events

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Ongoing Events

Shoemakersvilles 62nd Annual Childrens Fair and parade - at Shoemakersville playground, Sat. June 1, Raindate Sun. June 2. 11-4, parade registration 10:30 am. Theme: Our school through the years, (Perry Elementary). Fun, food, moonbounce, proceeds Shoemakersville playground.

The Shepherds Kitchen at Honey Brook Presbyterian Church offers a FREE meal on Thursday June 6th, July 11th, Aug 1st, Sept 5th, Oct 3rd, Nov 7th and Dec 5th from 4:30 to 6:30 PM. We are located at 4331 Horseshoe Pike, Honey Brook. For more information call us at 610-273-2848 or email pastor@honeybrookpres.org.

Lighthouse Vocational Services 22nd Annual Benefit Auction - June 7 from 4-9 PM and June 8 from 6 AM until all is sold. Selling a wide variety of items. Proceeds go to the Lighthouse Vision Fund. Located at 144 Orlan Road, Orlan Industrial Park, New Holland. 717-354-0355.

The Pennsylvania Gourd Society will be holding their annual Gourd Fest on June 20, 21. 22nd. The Gourd Fest will be at Shady Maple Complex.. Hours are 8:00am-5:00pm daily. Registration is now open for Gourd Art classes. Classes fill quickly. Visit www.pagourdsociety.org, or Smuckers Gourd Farm at 717 354 6118.

May 21

Coping with the Loss of a Companion or Spouse: Tues., May 21, 78:30 p.m. at the Pathways Center for Grief & Loss, 4075 Old Harrisburg Pike, Mount Joy. Call 391-2413.

The History of Moonshining in Pennsylvania 7 p.m. at the West Caln Municipal Bldg., 7231 W. Kings Highway, Wagontown, PA 19376. Speaker Larry Hess has had many displays of his creations, and Moonshine should be a very interesting subject. Probation did get rid of the rings in the bath tubs, didnt it?

May 27

United Veterans Council of New Holland Annual Cemetery Pilgrimage Units form at 6:30 a.m. at New Holland American Legion and leave at 6:45 a.m. to conduct services at thirteen cemeteries. All vets in the Eastern Lancaster Area are invited to join.

May 28

Coping with the Loss of a Companion or Spouse: Tues., May 28, 12:302 p.m. at the Pathways Center for Grief & Loss, 4075 Old Harrisburg Pike, Mount Joy. Call 391-2413.

Coping with the Loss of a Child (of any age): Tues., May 28, 78:30 p.m. at the Pathways Center for Grief & Loss, 4075 Old Harrisburg Pike, Mount Joy. Call 391-2413.

Bereaved Mens Breakfast: Tuesday, May 28, 8:00 9:30 a.m. at The Apple Tree Restaurant, Lancaster. Each participant pays for own meal. Call the Pathways Center for Grief & Loss at 391-2413.

May 31

Goodys Gang Fundraiser Event to benefit Norlanco Relay for Life/ American Cancer Society - from 6-9 pm at the Fellowship Hall of the Hinkletown Mennonite Church along route 322 in Hinkletown. There will be craft items, baked goods, yard sale items, silent auction and several vendors: Thirty-One, Tupperware & Mary Kay. Come & bring a friend.

June 4

Parents With Special Cares Support Group meets on Tuesday, June 4, from 10:30 to 11:30 a.m. in the Village Square Board Room at Garden Spot Village, 433 S. Kinzer Ave., New Holland, for an open discussion. All are welcome. Call 717-355-6010, or email khorning@gardenspotvillage.org.

June 5

Living with Loss support group will discuss New Friends, Old Friends on Wednesday, June 5, from 10:00 to 11:00 a.m. in the Village Square Board Room at Garden Spot Village, 433 S. Kinzer Ave., New Holland. Free. Call 717-355-6010 or email khorning@gardenspotvillage.org.

June 8

The Friends of the Honey Brook Community Library Book Sale - on the library parking lot from 9 AM until 1 PM. All types of books will be available including hardbacks, paperbacks, fiction and nonfiction. There will also be a separate table featuring childrens books. The books are available for a small donation. A bag and bags will be distributed to browsers on arrival.

Touch A Truck Dig Into Reading - at the Honey Brook Community Library 10 am 1 pm, rain or shine. Join us on our front lawn to see and take pictures with community trucks/vehicles. This event is for all ages. Bring your camera! The Library is located at 687 Compass Road, Honey Brook for info call 610-273-3303.

June 13

The Low Vision Support Group, which participates with the National Macular Degeneration Support Group, meets Thursday, June 13, at 3 p.m. in the Garden South Conference Room at Garden Spot Village, 433 S. Kinzer Ave., New Holland. Guest is Robert Owens, OD, FAAO, of Owens Optometrics. Call 717-355-6259.

June 18

Guiness Book of World Records Worlds Largest Swimming Lesson - New Holland Recreation Center is participating in the Worlds Largest Swimming Lesson at 11am, registration: 10:30-10:50am, no cost. This event promotes safety around water and while swimming. Join the world record! For information: Tracy Carlson, Aquatic Director, tcarlson@newhollandreccenter.org. NewHollandRec.com

June 20

The Alzheimers Association Caregivers Support Group hosts a presentation by Penrose and Sharon Hoover on memory loss and the marriage relationship from 10 a.m. until 11 a.m. in the Village Square Concord Room at Garden Spot Village, 433 S. Kinzer Ave., New Holland. Free. Call 717-355-6076.