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THURS., JUNE 29 - Free Community Meal at Holy Trinity Lutheran Church, 167 East Main Street, Ephrata. Doors open at 5:30 p.m. Serving at 6:00 p.m. Everyone is welcome. For more info., call 717-733-4134.

SUN., JULY 2 - St. John Center Lutheran Church, 599 Reading Road, Route 625, a few miles south of Bowmansville, is pleased to have The Horst Brothers at 6:00 p.m. Refreshments will be available. In case of rain, the program will be held indoors.

MON., JULY 3 - Lititz Independence Day Parade sponsored by Lititz Lions Club. 6:30 p.m. Entertainment follows in Lititz Springs Park.

TUES., JULY 4 - 200th 4th of July Celebration in Lititz Springs Park. Entertainment, baby parade, games, Queen of Candles Pageant, and hi-tech fireworks with synchronized sound. Rain date, July 5.

TUES., JULY 4 - Ephrata 4th of July Celebration. Firecracker Five Mile Run at 8:00 a.m., and One Mile Fun Run at 9:15 a.m., starting at Grater Memorial Park. For more information, call the Ephrata Rec at 717-738-1167. Community Fireworks Show at 9:30 p.m. in field behind Middle School.  Parking is available at the Ephrata Rec.

THURS., JULY 6 - Colonial Lodge, 2015 N. Reading Rd., Denver, will host a gospel concert in the activity room featuring the Roland Zimmerman Family at 7:00 p.m. For more info., call 717-354-6804.

THURS., JULY 6 - A Free Community Meal will be held at Bethany United Church of Christ, 140 East Main Street, Ephrata. Doors open at 5:30 p.m. Serving at 6:00 p.m. Everyone is welcome. For more info., call 717-733-4134.

FRI., JULY 7 - Free Public Meeting for 300th Anniversary of the Groffdale Settlement, at 7:00 p.m. at 352 Martindale Road, Ephrata. There will be a Hymn Sing and historian John Ruth will speak on early Groffdale history.

FRI., JULY 7 & SAT., JULY 8 - 300th Anniversary of the Groffdale Settlement - 2 Bus Tours. General Tour on Friday, July 7 and Saturday, July 8 from 9:00 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Cemetery Tour on Friday, July 7 and Saturday, July 8 from 9:00 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Meet at 168 North Groffdale Road, Leola. For more info., email This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it .

SAT., JULY 8 - Mar-tindale Day. Yard sales, chicken BBQ and food. Yard sale spaces available. For more information, call 717-989-3050.

THURS., JULY 13 - SUN., JULY 16 - Terre Hill Days in Terre Hill Community Memorial Park. Food, games, rides, entertainment and more. Fireworks Saturday, July 15 at 10:00 p.m.

THURS., JULY 13 - A Free Community Meal will be held at Bethany United Church of Christ, 140 East Main Street, Ephrata. Doors open at 5:30 p.m. Serving at 6:00 p.m. Everyone is welcome. For more info., call 717-733-4134.

FRI., JULY 14 - Lovin’ Lititz Every Second. 5:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. Family activities and entertainment in downtown Lititz, free to the public. Rain or shine. For more information, call 717-626-6332.

SAT., JULY 15 - Hogs and Heroes PA-2 presents Ride 4 Vets at the Ephrata Elks Lodge, 170 Akron Road, Ephrata. Registration starts at 7:45 a.m. Kickstands up at 9:00 a.m. There is a registration cost. A portion of the proceeds benefit the Lebanon VA Hospital. Open to the public. For more info. or to pre-register, call 717-435-5241.

SUN., JULY 16 - The annual outdoor historical and inspirational meeting will be held at 6:30 p.m. at the 1855 Allegheny Mennonite Meetinghouse, 39 Horning Road, Mohnton. Bring your lawn chairs. For more info., call 717-278-8459.

TUES., JULY 18 - Concerts by the Creek, “Green River” concert. 6:30 p.m. in Grater Memorial Park. Rain or shine, food available. For more information, call 717-738-9291, ext. 100.

THURS., JULY 20 - A Free Community Meal will be held at Bethany United Church of Christ, 140 East Main Street, Ephrata. Doors open at 5:30 p.m. Serving at 6:00 p.m. Everyone is welcome. For more info., call 717-733-4134.

SAT., JULY 22 - 3rd Annual Car & Bike Show, 11:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. at 1975 North Reading Road, Denver. Free admission to the public, proceeds benefit the American Heart Association. Sponsored by DenTech Incorporated. Rain date Sunday, July 23.

SAT., JULY 22 & SUN., JULY 23 - Landis Valley Farm Museum Civil War Days. 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.

THURS., JULY 27 - A Free Community Meal will be held at Bethany United Church of Christ, 140 East Main Street, Ephrata. Doors open at 5:30 p.m. Serving at 6:00 p.m. Everyone is welcome. For more info., call 717-733-4134.

THURS., JULY 27 - Wiest UM Methodist Church, 48 N. King Street, Schoeneck, will hold a Community Dinner, from 4:30 p.m. to 6:45 p.m. Fun, fellowship and food.

FRI., AUG. 4 - SUN., AUG. 6 - Middle Creek Art Show will be held at Middle Creek Wildlife Management Area Visitors Center, Kleinfeltersville. Friday from 1:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m., Saturday from 9:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. and Sunday from 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. Free admission.

SAT., AUG. 5 - Relay For Life of Norlanco will have a Cape May Bus Trip. Depart Ephrata Walmart at 7:00 a.m. Depart Cape May, New Jersey at 6:00 p.m. to return home. There is a cost. Proceeds to benefit the American Cancer Society Misfits On A Mission. For more info., call Sharon at 717-354-2656.

SAT., AUG. 5 - The Caernarvon Fire Company, 2145 Main Street, Narvon, will host a Pancake and Sausage Breakfast, from 6:00 a.m. to 10:00 a.m. There is a cost. Takeouts available.

FRI., AUGUST 11 - Lovin’ Lititz Every Second. 5:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. Family activities and entertainment in downtown Lititz, free to the public. Rain or shine. For more information, call 717-626-6332.

FRI., AUGUST 11 & SAT., AUGUST 12 - Bowmansville Days in Bowmansville Memorial Park. Car show, craft show, music, food, games and quoit tournament.

SAT., AUG. 12 - 2nd Annual Hogs and Heroes and Advance Auto Military Motorcycle Ride starting at the Ephrata Elks, 170 Akron Road, Ephrata. Registration from 7:15 a.m. to 8:15 a.m. Kickstands up at 8:30 a.m. There is a donation cost. A portion of the proceeds will benefit Operation Troop Appreciation. For more info., call 717-435-5241.

TUES., AUGUST 15 - Concerts by the Creek, “Mountain Ride” concert. 6:30 p.m. in Grater Memorial Park. Rain or shine, food available. For more information, call 717-738-9291, ext. 100.

WED., AUGUST 16 - Lititz Lions Car Cruise in downtown Lititz at 5:30 p.m. Car show, music and food.

FRI., AUGUST 25 & SAT., AUGUST 26 - New Holland Summer Fest. State Championship BBQ Cook-Off in New Holland Community Park.

FRI., SEPTEMBER 1 - Blue Ball Days. Car show, food, music and fireworks. Sponsored by Garden Spot Fire Rescue.

FRI., SEPTEMBER 8 & SAT., SEPTEMBER 9 - Reamstown Days in Reamstown Memorial Park. “Fabulous Greaseband” Saturday evening.

SAT., SEPTEMBER 16 - Rothsville Community Day at Forney Field, Church Street, Rothsville. Rabbit Run fun run/walk at 9:30 a.m. Music, children’s activities, food and more 10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.

SAT., SEPT. 30 - Paws in the Park will be held at the Lititz Springs Park, 18 North Broad Street, Lititz, from 11:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m., to raise money for Leo’s Helping Paws, Inc.

SAT., OCT. 7 - The Reinholds Fire Company will feature Bluegrass music by Bluetrain. Doors open at 5:00 p.m. Music starts at 6:00 p.m. Food is available. There is a donation cost.

SAT., OCT. 14 - The Schoeneck Fire Company, 125 North King Street, Denver, will hold a Big John Nolt Chicken BBQ Dinner, from 10:00 a.m. to ? There is a cost. For more info., call 717-336-6767.

THURS., OCT. 19 & FRI., OCT. 20 - Salem Lutheran Church Bus Trip to the Hudson River Valley featuring West Point Military Academy, Val-Kill and FDR Home. Registration is due on Wednesday, August 23. To register or for more info., call 717-733-6057.

SAT., OCT. 28 - The Schoeneck Fire Company, 125 North King Street, Denver, will hold a Soup and Sub Sale, from 8:00 a.m. until sold out. There is a cost. For more info., call 717-336-6767.

SAT., NOV. 4 - The Reinholds Fire Company will feature Bluegrass music by Bluestone. Doors open at 5:00 p.m. Music starts at 6:00 p.m. Food is available. There is a donation cost.

SAT., NOV. 18 - The Schoeneck Fire Company, 125 North King Street, Denver, will hold a Craft Show/Bake Sale, from 8:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. For more info., call 717-336-6767.

FIRST MONDAY OF EVERY MONTH – Meeting of the Cocalico Creek Watershed Association, 7:00 p.m. at the Cocalico Sportsman Club Building on Sportsman Road, just north of Reinholds.

FIRST MONDAY OF EVERY MONTH - The Ephrata Public Library, 550 South Reading Rd., Ephrata, will host the support group “You are not alone” from 6:30 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. Open to those who have lost a loved one to a drug overdose. For more info., email Lea Hornerand at patzilling@ This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it .

SECOND MONDAY OF EVERY MONTH – Memory Loss Support Group meets from 7:00 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. in the 3rd floor Conference Room at Lancaster General Health Suburban Outpatient Pavilion. For more info., call Shelby Swartley at 717-544-3280.

THIRD MONDAY OF EVERY MONTH – Tri-County Scrollers meet from 6:30 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. at the Stevens Fire Hall. All Scrollers, lathe turners and decorative woodburning are welcome. For more info., call Charles Long, President, at 717-733-1004.

SECOND AND FOURTH MONDAY OF EVERY MONTH Ephrata Cloister Toastmasters meet at the WellSpan Ephrata Hospital, 6:15 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. For more info., call 717-336-0321.

SECOND AND FOURTH MONDAY OF EVERY MONTH – East Cocalico Lions Club meeting held at Reamstown Fire Hall, 12 West Church Street, starting at 6:30 p.m. For more info., call 717-336-5311.

EVERY TUESDAY - Ephrata Church of the Brethren, 201 Crescent Avenue, Ephrata, will hold a Tuesday Morning study of “The Longing In Me” by Sheila Walsh, from 9:30 a.m. to 11:00 p.m. For more info., call Carol at 717-587-2202 or Cheryl at 717-721-4686.

EVERY TUESDAY - Akron Church of the Brethren, 613 Main Street, Akron, will hold “Walking Down God’s Path” at 7:30 p.m. All are welcome. For more info., call 717-859-2156.

EVERY TUESDAY - Akron Church of the Brethren, 613 Main Street, Akron, will hold a Nicotine Anonymous Meeting, from 6:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.

EVERY TUESDAY – Al-Anon Family Group, 12 Step Program of Recovery, United Methodist Church, 120 West Main Street, New Holland, 8:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.

EVERY TUESDAY – Al-Anon Family Group, 12 Step Program of Recovery, Heart of Lancaster Regional Medical Center, 1500 Highland Drive, Lititz, 8:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.

EVERY TUESDAY - Inter-Denominational Group Bible Study will be held at 670 Lancaster Avenue, New Holland, from 7:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. Open to men of all ages including families. For more info., call 717-445-5413.

EVERY OTHER TUESDAY PATH will meet at Ephrata Reformed Presbyterian Church, from 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. For more info., call Patty at 717-682-9976.

FIRST TUESDAY OF EVERY MONTH (APRIL TO NOVEMBER) - A Free Senior Bingo will be held at the Reinholds VFW Post #6759. Kitchen opens at 9:00 a.m. Bingo starts at 10:00 a.m. For more info., call 717-336-9918.

FIRST TUESDAY OF EVERY MONTH – The Worship Center, 2384 New Holland Pike, Lancaster, is offering “Standing Together” a cancer support group to those with cancer, their caregivers and cancer survivors, from 6:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.

FIRST AND THIRD TUESDAY OF EVERY MONTH – Bible Study Group at the Lititz Church of the Brethren, 300 West Orange Street, Lititz, at 9:30 a.m. to 10:45 a.m., in classroom #218. All are invited to attend.

FIRST AND THIRD TUESDAY OF EVERY MONTH - Denver Lions Club will hold a meeting at the Denver Fire Company, Locust Street, Denver, at 6:30 p.m. For more info., call John at 717-615-0414.

SECOND TUESDAY OF EVERY MONTH – Brownstown Young At Heart Seniors meet at Olde Hickory Grill, 709 Olde Hickory Road, at 11:30 a.m. There is a cost. All seniors are welcome. For more info., call Abe Shrom at 717-588-2214.

SECOND AND FOURTH TUESDAY OF EVERY MONTH – New Holland Lions Club meeting at Yoder’s Restaurant, New Holland, at 6:30 p.m. For more info. or to get involved with the Lions Club, contact James Bronson at 717-355-0230.

SECOND AND FOURTH TUESDAY OF EVERY MONTH – The Lancaster County Chapter of the Depression and Bipolar Support Alliance meets from 7:00 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. at Zion’s Reformed United Church of Christ, 1356 Apple Street, Ephrata. For more info., call 717-925-6520.

THIRD TUESDAY OF EVERY MONTH (SEPT. THRU JUNE) - Willow Valley Genealogy Club holds monthly meetings from 2:00 p.m. to 3:30 p.m. at the Willow Valley Community, Willow Street. For more info., contact George Nettleton at 717-397-0439.

THIRD TUESDAY OF EVERY MONTH – The Cancer Support Group meets at the Ephrata Cancer Center, 460 North Reading Road, Ephrata. For more info., call WellSpan Ephrata Cancer Center at 717-738-4070.

THIRD TUESDAY OF EVERY MONTH - Loyal Christian Benefit Association (LCBA) Local Branch 1557 holds monthly meetings at 6:00 p.m. at the Udder Choice Restaurant. New members welcome. Bring a friend.

THIRD TUESDAY OF EVERY MONTH – PALS (Pregnancy After Loss Support Group) is open to anyone pregnant after a miscarriage, stillbirth or infant loss. Meets at the Lancaster General Health Campus, second floor Pain Center, 2100 Harrisburg Pike, Lancaster, 6:30 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. For more info., contact Share of Lancaster at 717-823-2789.

EVERY TUESDAY AND WEDNESDAY Pre-school story time at 10:00 a.m. for children ages 2 to 6 at Adamstown Area Library, 3000 North Reading Road, Adamstown.

EVERY WEDNESDAY (DURING THE SCHOOL YEAR) - Bible Fellowship Church of Ephrata, located at the corner of Fulton Street and Diamond Station Road, Ephrata, will hold Awana from 7:00 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. Awana provides fun time learning about the Bible, Jesus and God.

EVERY WEDNESDAY - The Ephrata American Legion will host Bingo. Doors open at 5:00 p.m. Games start at 7:00 p.m. For more info., call 717-733-2576.

EVERY WEDNESDAY - Kids For Christ will be held at Ephrata United Zion Church, 408 E. Fulton Street, Ephrata, from 7:00 p.m. to 8:10 p.m. Bring your child to get registered the first night. For ages K through Junior High.

EVERY WEDNESDAY - St. Luke’s United Church of Christ, 222 North Broad Street (Route 501-N), Lititz, serves a Free Lunch from 12:00 noon to 1:00 p.m. Everyone is welcome. All ages. For more info., call 717-626-7100.

EVERY WEDNESDAY – Al-Anon Family Group, 12 Step Program of Recovery – Hope United Methodist Church, 3474 Rothsville Road, Ephrata, 8:00 p.m. to 9:30 p.m.

EVERY WEDNESDAY – Overeaters Anonymous meeting at WellSpan Ephrata Community Hospital, Cafeteria Conference Room, at 7:00 p.m. For more info., call 717-391-2950.

EVERY WEDNESDAY – Gam-Anon Meeting every Wednesday evening, 7:30 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. at Ephrata Church of the Brethren, 201 Crescent Avenue, Ephrata. For more info., call Shirley at 717-413-6789.

FIRST WEDNESDAY OF EVERY MONTH - Golden Trail Senior Activity Center will be held at New Holland U.M.C., 120 West Main St., New Holland, for seniors 60+ years, at 10:00 a.m. PA Coop Ext. will teach healthy food shopping and eating. For more info., call 717-940-0386.

THIRD WEDNESDAY OF EVERY MONTH – Historic Conservation Trust of the Ephrata Area will hold its monthly meeting at 7:30 p.m. in the meeting room of the Old Railroad Station in Ephrata. The public is invited. Use the rear entrance of the building.

THIRD WEDNESDAY OF EVERY MONTH – Vietnam Veterans of America, Lancaster County, Chapter 1008 meets at the Oak Leaf Manor, Landisville, at 7:00 p.m.

FOURTH WEDNESDAY OF EVERY MONTH – Epilepsy Foundation Eastern Pennsylvania will host a support group meeting at Lancaster General Hospital in Stager Room 5 on Duke Street from 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. Meetings are free and open to the public. For more info. or to register, call Kerri Michnya at 1-800-887-7165 ext. 104.

EVERY THURSDAY – East Cocalico Church of the Brethren, 4 Bunker Hill Road, Reamstown, Ladies’ Bible Study, from 9:30 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. For more info., call 717-336-7616.

EVERY THURSDAY LAPSIT and Toddler program at 10:30 a.m. A program with stories, music fingerplays and crafts for ages 2 to 3. At the Adamstown Area Library, 3000 North Reading Road, Adamstown.

EVERY THURSDAY – Al-Anon Family Group, 12 Step Program of Recovery, Ephrata Community Hospital, 169 Martin Avenue, Ephrata, use main entrance, 6:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m.

EVERY THURSDAY – Al-Anon Family Group, 12 Step Program of Recovery, St. James Catholic Church, 505 Woodcrest Avenue, Lititz, 8:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.

SECOND THURSDAY OF EVERY MONTH - Young Homeschoolers Book Bingo will be held at the Ephrata Public Library at 1:00 p.m. Bring a gently used children’s book for a prize. Space is limited. Sign up at This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it .

SECOND AND FOURTH THURSDAY OF EVERY MONTH - A M.O.M. Group will be held at Ephrata Church of the Nazarene from 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. Childcare will be provided for school aged children. There is a cost.

FIRST AND THIRD THURSDAY OF EVERY MONTH - West Earl Lions Club (Brownstown) will hold a meeting at West Earl Fire Hall at 6:30 p.m. For more info. or to get involved with the Lions Club, contact Abe Shrom at 717-588-2214.

THIRD THURSDAY OF EVERY MONTH – MOMS Club of Ephrata Monthly Business Meeting and Social, 10:00 a.m. at the Ephrata Public Library in the Multi-Purpose Room. For more info., email This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it .

EVERY FRIDAY - Live Country Music at the Denver Fire Hall, from 6:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m. Doors open at 5:00 p.m. For more info., call 717-738-3323.

FIRST AND THIRD FRIDAY OF EVERY MONTH - St. James Catholic Church, 505 Woodcrest Avenue, Lititz, will hold Memory Café (a memory support group), at 6:00 p.m. Light refreshments will be served. For more info., call Mary Read at 717-333-0689 or email This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it .

SECOND FRIDAY OF EVERY MONTH – Lovin’ Lititz Every 2nd in downtown Lititz on Main and Broad Streets, from 5:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. Sponsored by Downtown Lititz Merchants. For more info., call 717-626-6332.

FIRST SATURDAY OF EVERY MONTH - Faith United Evangelical Lutheran Church, 357 Walnut Street, Denver, will distribute food to families in need, from 8:00 a.m. to 10:00 a.m. For more info., call 717-336-2141.

SECOND SATURDAY OF EVERY MONTH - Free Clothing Giveaway at Bible Fellowship Church of Ephrata, 491 Peach Road, Ephrata, 8:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. For more info., call the church at 717-733-2526.

SECOND SATURDAY OF EVERY MONTH – Widow 2 Widow in Room #132 at Worship Center, 2384 New Holland Pike, Lancaster, 10:00 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. A ministry to bring comfort, support, encouragement and guidance to women who have lost their husbands through death. For more info., contact Elaine Severein at 717-397-1272.

SECOND, THIRD AND FOURTH SATURDAY EVERY MONTH – East Cocalico Church of the Brethren Men’s Bible Study meets 7:00 a.m. at the church at Bunker Hill Road, Reamstown. Call 717-336-7616 for details.

SECOND AND FOURTH SATURDAY OF EVERY MONTH – Paws to Read, holds three sessions at 10:00 a.m., 10:30 a.m., and 11:00 a.m. at the Lititz Public Library, 651 Kissel Hill Road, Lititz.

EVERY SUNDAY Celebrate Recovery, a Christian 12-step recovery program, meets at 409 N. State Street, Ephrata, 5:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. Call 717-733-2000.

EVERY SUNDAY – Al-Anon Family Group, 12th Step Program of Recovery, Zion Lutheran Church, 18 Quarry Road, Leola, 6:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.

FIRST SUNDAY OF EVERY MONTH - A Free Jam Session of Blue Grass, Gospel and Country Music at the Denver Fire Hall, 425 Locust Street, Denver, from 1:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. Open stage. (First Sunday of each month except July, August and September). Donations appreciated.

THIRD SUNDAY OF EVERY MONTH - Motorcycle Show and Breakfast Ride to Amvets Post 136, 614 South State Street, Ephrata. Best in show gets a free breakfast! For more info., call 717-738-1367.

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