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Guess “Where’s Bella?” And Barnstorm

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The “Where’s Bella?” contest continues with a new photo and location. Shopping News readers have the opportunity to win 4 vouchers to redeem for 4 field box seat tickets to a Lancaster Barnstormers baseball game.

By correctly identifying the location in which Bella, the black lab, is photographed, your entry will be entered to win a weekly random drawing. This week, the contest entry form, rules and regulations can be found on page 20A. Remember to check back weekly for a new chance to win!

On a back road between Brownstown and Leola stands a giant solitary tree. Bella stopped to gaze at its size. The road it is on can be figured out by a gesture former president Richard Nixon made famous.

The winners for the July 16th issue were Tyler Weaver, Denver, and Krista Martin, Narvon. Bella was at Fivepointville.


“Bug Man” Shares Entomology At Adamstown Library

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The Adamstown Library welcomed Ryan Bridge, affectionately known as the “Bug Man” to the library to share his expertise on everything bug related. The entomology program covered bugs from across the globe and included numerous live insects and dazzling mounted species such as the one case of butterflies shown in the photo.


Reinholds Chapel Summer Arts Festival

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The Reinholds Union Sunday School was built in 1898 for religious education and as a meeting place for the community, and was active until 1984. The Reinholds Trinity Chapel Preservation Committee was formed in 1987 to preserve this historic landmark. As part of these efforts, the committee will be holding its annual summer Festival, featuring traditional folk art, quality crafts, paintings, baked goods and good food served by the Schoeneck Lions Club. There will also be a raffle of donated craft items. This event will take place on Saturday, August 2, from 10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. at the Chapel, which is located along Route 897 in Reinholds. Admission to the festival is free. Shown in the photo are some of the participants (left to right): Seated: Richard Getz (chair caning) and Walter Gottshall (wood carving). Standing: Barbara Strawser (folk painting), Gail Burkholder (wool rugs), Janet Fasnacht (hand spun yarn), Sam Shoemaker (redware) and Helen Reinhold Gordon (paintings). Other participants include: Lisa Paradis (seaglass), Doug Shaw (wood carving), Ellen Pyle (weaver), Bea Weidner and Marcelle Morak (cookie sculpture, cards and prints), Patricia Lausch (reverse painting on glass), Mike Brown (papier-mache and chalkware) and Sandra Heisey (handmade baskets).


Lititz Library Welcomes Silly Goose And Val

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The Lititz Public Library welcomed Silly Goose and Val, a fun-filled show for children that included ventriloquism, songs, positive messages and more. Shown in the photo is the finale, which included several adults doing a waltz with flamingos.


Students Exemplify Compassion

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Garden Spot High School recognized the following Students of the Month for the Characteristic: Compassion. Shown in the photo are (left to right): Front Row: Tacey Sauder. Middle Row: Emily Strothers and Caroline Beohm. Back Row: Brady Mellinger, Douglas Kurtz and Jake Mueller.

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