July – August 2014
8am-4pm / The Salvation Army, 131 S Queen St, Lancaster, PA
A summer-long Day Camp for ages 6 to 12; Mon-Fri weekly, includes breakfast, lunch and a snack each day; $75 per week (plus a nominal registration fee) – parents need to complete the registration early, however, to save their child’s (children’s) place(s) for day camp. FMI: 717-397-7565 x128
7pm / July 18- 20, 24-27, & July 30 – Aug 3 / 264 W Market St Rear, Marietta, PA 17547
True to James Barrie’s classic tale, Susquehanna Stage Company’s production of “Peter Pan” brings all your favorite characters to life with more than 40 cast and 20 crew members with “flying” enabled by the famous Flying by Foy, the theatrical flying effects company that has flown numerous Broadway. Tickets are $20 for adults and $15 for children 18 and younger. Box office hours are Mondays and Wednesdays from 7 to 9 pm., Saturdays from 9 to 11 am. and 1 hour prior to each performance. FMI: www.susquehannastageco.com or 717-449-1149.
Camp Ladore is July 23-28 and Aug 6-11 for children ages 7-12. The fee is only $50 – parents need to complete the registration early, however, to save their child’s (children’s) place(s) for the opportunity. Activities include the full set of offerings at beautiful Camp Ladore, including swimming, hiking, boating, a ropes course, animals, horseback riding and much more. FMI:717-397-7565, x128
Two Concerts: 5:30 & 7:30pm / The Church of Grace and Peace, 1563 Old Freehold Rd, Toms River, NJ 08755
Phil Wickham will be joined by his band and also a friend, Joe Frey, from Vermont. JSU is a non-profit that has been assisting families affected by Hurricane Sandy. By providing new appliances, beds, furniture, essential home items, building materials and construction assistance, Jersey Shore United has been helping families restore and move back into their homes. Tickets: www.philwickham.com/tour. FMI: 732-350-7314
con’t every Sat / Bright Side Church, 515 Hershey Ave, Lancaster, PA 17602
Everyone is welcome: “Creating an atmosphere where one encounters God.”
Mennonite Fine Arts Center, 2176 Lincoln Hwy East, Lancaster, PA 17601
Resounding Joy Concert featuring Maria Thompson Corley, Jessica Gondwe, Matt Brown. and a guest appearance by Piercing Word Ministry. FWO benefiting No Longer Alone Ministries. FMI: 717-390-4891.
Harvest Bible Church, 1460 Eden Rd, Lancaster, PA 17601
You are invited to attend the first worship service of Harvest Bible Church at our new location. (Former location: 160 Schoolhouse Rd, Lancaster). FMI: 717-397-4371 or www.harvestbiblechurch.org
1850 Marietta Ave, Lancaster, PA 17603
Come hear Luke Brubaker share “what farming is like in the 21st century compared to what our forefathers knew and experienced”. He will speak on “Brubaker Farms Green Energy (Conservation, Food and Energy); he operates a 950 cow dairy and produces 250,000 broilers. Check our brubakerfamiliesofamerica.org web site for further info. Get your reservations in and order your boxed lunch or bring your own to eat with all the cousins at 12 noon.
Mt Vernon Christian Church (formerly Mt. Vernon Mennonite Church), 1 Lighthouse Dr, Kirkwood, PA 17536
No admission fee; FWO
9am-12noon / First United Methodist Church, 135 W Simpson St, Mechanicsburg, PA 17055
For ages 3 through entering sixth grade; tudents entering seventh to 12th grades are invited to volunteer as classroom helpers. Each daily lesson will be supported with Bible stories, science activities, contemporary music, crafts, games and snacks. In addition, participants will complete several community service projects. Pre-register. $5 registration fee/child attending. Need-based scholarships are available. Families who register by July 15 will receive a free music CD with this year’s Vacation Bible School theme song. Register at www.2014.cokesburyvbs.com/fumchurch, or call 717-766-4611