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A Snowy Start To The Mud Sale Season In Gordonville

(Shopping News Photo by Donald Reese)

Just when you were ready to plant some spring flowers, mother nature hands you a dose of reality in the form of close to a foot of snow. This time of year is when mud sales are held across the county and last week’s snow came just as the Gordonville sale was getting all set up. This image was captured the day before the sale when buggies were coated in the white stuff.


Salem Lutheran Church Holds Children’s Easter Program

(Shopping News Photo by Donald Reese)

Salem Lutheran Church, 1330 West Main Street in Ephrata, invites children ages three to ten to come learn about Jesus and Easter on Saturday, April 1 from 10:00 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. There will be crafts, singing, games and stories and lunch will be provided as well. You can pre-register by calling 717-733-6646. Shown in the photo, from left to right, are (front) Brian Hansell, Brian Griffith; (back) Hannah Morris, Marianne Hansell, Abby Goodman and Sebastien Griffith.


528 Theatre To Present “Schoolhouse Rock Live Jr.”

(Shopping News Photo by Donald Reese)

Ephrata Intermediate and Middle Schools 528 Theatre will present their Spring Musical, “Schoolhouse Rock Live Jr.” on Friday, March 24 and Saturday, March 25 at 7:00 p.m. in the Middle School auditorium. There is an admission cost.

“Schoolhouse Rock Live Jr.” is based on the 1970s cartoon series of educational videos that are well-known to many students and their parents. The show follows a young teacher on his first day of work and reviews how he will handle the tasks that await him in his classroom as well as whether he is prepared for the challenges he will face.

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Garden Spot Recognizes Accountability

(Shopping News Photo by Donald Reese)

Garden Spot High School has recognized six Students of the Month for exemplifying the characteristic of Personal Accountability. Shown in the photo, from left to right, are (front) Melissa Atanasio, Carysse Norris, Elezaveta Chernovskiy; (back) Kyle Martin and Jourdan Forrester. Missing is Colby Forrester.


Friendly Circle Supports Library

(Shopping News Photo by Donald Reese)

The Friendly Circle’s Treasurer, Debbie Moyer (right), is shown presenting a check to Joy Ashley (left), Ephrata Public Library’s Director of Development.

The check, in the amount of $1,000, is given to Ephrata Public Library for their General Fund. The Friendly Circle is able to support various community organizations from profits raised by sub sales by the Club’s members throughout the year.

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