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Enter To Win “Where’s Bella?” Contest

(Shopping News Photo by Donald Reese)

The “Where’s Bella?” contest continues with a new photo and location. Shopping News readers have the opportunity to win a gift certificate valid for four Silver Zone ticket vouchers to a Reading Royals hockey game during the 2014-2015 regular season.

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 15A. Re-member to check back weekly for a new chance to win!

Bella wanted one more plate of sweet corn for the season, but unfortunately this popular roadside stand was closed for the season. Can you name the roadside stand?

 

11th Annual Adamstown AppleUmpkin Fest

(Shopping News Photo by Donald Reese)

Adamstown’s 11th annual AppleUmpkin Fest will be held on Saturday, October 18, from 10:00 a.m. until 10:00 p.m. The event will take place in Adamstown’s community park, located just off Route 272, near the swimming pool.

Parking and admission are free, and there will be food and activities for all ages.

Beginning at 10:00 a.m., over 35 stands will offer specialty craft items such as handmade primitive items, animal giftware, jewelry, custom woodwork items, children’s hats, gloves and scarves, rare quartz minerals, homemade soap, handmade boomerangs and candles.

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Healthy Food Program At Fulton Elementary School

(Shopping News Photo by Donald Reese)

The Pennsylvania Department of Education (PDE) selected Fulton Elementary School to participate in the Fresh Fruit and Vegetable Program (FFVP) for the 2014-2015 school year. Only 177 schools throughout the Commonwealth have been selected for participation.

Fulton students will be given the opportunity to taste a variety of locally-grown fresh fruits and vegetables three times per week. Samples, including local plums, watermelon and yellow squash, will be taken into the classroom. The Fresh Fruit and Vegetable Program kicked off with an assembly.

PDE based its selection on elementary schools that have demonstrated strong potential to administer the FFVP according to the guidelines provided by the United States Department of Agriculture. The program will reach over 84,000 Pennsylvania children.

Shown are students enjoying a program on healthy eating and a sample pack is being brought out for the first time.

 

Annual Haunted Trail To Benefit Terre Hill Park

(Shopping News Photo by Donald Reese)

Terre Hill Days Committee is pleased to announce the 2014 Terre Hill Haunted Trail. This one-night-only event is packed with live actors, special effects and more bang for your buck than any other haunted attraction in the area! The event is planned for Saturday, October 18 from 7:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m. at the Terre Hill Community Park, 210 Lancaster Avenue, Terre Hill. The rain date is Saturday, October 25.

Shown in the photo are a few of the volunteers who are helping to plan the event including, from left to right, Mike Boose, John Styer, Shana Boose, Bobbi Boose, Steph Styer and Daniel Styer.

This annual event is a fundraiser to benefit the Terre Hill Com-munity Park and Playground, which is a wonderful asset within the community. Come out and walk the eerie and dark trail through the woods. You never know what you might encounter lurking around the corner, then board the hay wagon to return to civilization, all for a great cause.

 

Reamstown Elementary School Celebrates Grandparents Day

(Shopping News Photo by Donald Reese)

The second grade classes at Reamstown Elementary celebrated Grandparents Day recently. Children and their grandparents rotated through various literacy centers, which were both fun and educational. Shown are two views of the exciting day.

 
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