Hummelstown 250 Meeting
The next meeting of the Hummelstown 250th Celebration Committee will be held March 22, 7:30 p.m. in the Borough Hall at 136 S. Hanover Street. All committee chairpersons are requested to attend. Anyone interested in getting involved and helping with the Celebration is welcome. Questions may be directed to Deb Hummer at 566-2555 of Barb Miller at 566-2752. Full Story
Bring Back Keller Field
The Lower Dauphin Soccer Association will hold a silent auction to “Bring Back Keller” at the Hummelstown Fire Hall on Friday, April 13, 6-10 p.m.
Keller Field is the primary soccer playing facility near Hummelstown and was heavily damaged by Tropical Storm Lee. For more info, visit www.ldcunited.com. Full Story
Hershey Dental Open House
Hershey Dental Associates, 273 Hershey Road, Hummelstown, will hold an Open House Spring Cleaning from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, March 31. Full Story
East Hanover Lions Report
The East Hanover Lions had a full agenda for the annual visit of District Governor Dave McCluskey on Feb. 28. Full Story
E’town College Dean’s List
The following Sun Country students have been named to the 2011 fall Dean’s List at Elizabethtown College:
HERSHEY: Abigail Eagleson, Katelyn Reeb and Luke Wilson;
HUMMELSTOWN: Brian Verdelli. Full Story
Hershey AARP Meets March 15
The regular monthly meeting of Hershey Area AARP will be held Thursday, March 15, 1:30 p.m., at Spring Creek Church of the Brethren, 335 E. Areba Ave., Hershey.
Derry Township Police Chief Patrick O’Rourke, an accomplished bagpiper who has played on the steps of the U.S. Capital, will provide the entertainment. Full Story
Moosic Named Presidential Scholar
Katie Moosic, a senior at Lower Dauphin High School, has been named to the prestigious 2012 U.S. Presidential Scholars Program. The 3,000 candidates were selected from nearly 3.2 million students expected to graduate in 2012. Full Story
Traditions Offers Arthritis Seminar
Traditions of Hershey, 100 N. Larkspur Drive, Palmyra, invites the community to attend a free seminar on “Managing Rheumatoid Arthritis,” Wednesday, March 21, 6 p.m.
RSVP by March 19 by calling 838-2330. For more info, call Mitzi Dye at 838- 2330. Full Story
Med Center Weight Support
Penn State Hershey Surgical Weight Loss sessions are held the third Thursday of each month at 4 p.m. and most Fridays at 11:30 a.m. at clinic at 4000 Vine St., Middletown. Register by calling the clinic at (877) 609-6848. Full Story
Derry Ringers At Derry Presby
The 14 accomplished musicians comprising the Derry Ringers will present “The Beauty of Bells” under the direction of Helen Anthony at 6 p.m. Sunday, March 18, at Derry Presbyterian Church, 248 East Derry Road, Hershey.
No admission will be charged; a free-will offering will be taken to benefit the Harrisburg Boys & Girls Club. Full Story
CPCA Square Dance March 18
The CPCA (Central Pennsylvania Callers Association) will hold its monthly square dance Sunday, March 18, 1:30-6 p.m. in the East Hanover Township Community Building, 8848 Jonestown Road, Grantville.
The dance is an old- fashioned eastern style square dance with a live band, The Outsiders, performing. Full Story
BINGO at Italian Lodge
Country Meadows of Hershey will host its fifth annual Vera Bradley Bingo fundraiser Sunday, March 18, 1:30 p.m. at the Hershey Italian Lodge, 128 Hillcrest Road, to raise money for the Alzheimer’s Association.
To purchase tickets, call Country Meadows at 533- 1880. Full Story
Bright Hope Hosts Forum
Bright Hope Fellowship, 345 N. Deodate Road, Middletown, will host Marketplace Forum on Saturday, March 17, 8 a.m. The guest speaker will be Don Smay.
For more info, call 944- 4400 or go to www.brighthopefellowship.org. Full Story
LCDS Sets Open House
Lancaster Country Day School will hold an open house for prospective students and their families on Sunday, March 25, 1 p.m. at 725 Hamilton Road, Lancaster.
RSVP at 392-2916, ext. 273 or at www.lancastercountryday.org. Full Story
Movie & Dinner At Spring Creek
Spring Creek Church of the Brethren, 335 E. Areba Ave., Hershey, will host its monthly Dinner & a Movie night Friday, March 16, starting at 6 p.m.
There is no cost for the movie but donations will be accepted. For more info and to RSVP for dinner, call the church office at 533-7192. Full Story
Sew Much Charity At Trinity UM
The ninth Sew Much for Charity networking event for those who crochet, knit or sew for charity will be held Saturday, March 17, 10 a.m.-2 p.m., at Trinity United Methodist Church, Hummelstown.
For more info or to reserve a table, contact Marcellene Currens at 561- 9964. Full Story
Four Hands, Four Feet
The organ duo of Elizabeth and Raymond Chenault will play a concert March 18, 3 p.m. at First United Methodist Church, 64 W. Chocolate Ave., Hershey.
The concert is open to the public and free, though an offering will be accepted at the door. For more info, call 533-9668 or email firstname.lastname@example.org. Full Story
Woodcrafting For Wildlife
Meadowood Native Plant Nursery will host a “Woodcrafting for Wildlife” workshop Saturday, March 31, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at 24 Meadowood Drive, Hummelstown. Full Story