Bulletin Board

Please note some of these events may have been cancelled due to the current health situation. Before attending, we encourage you to confirm event details.

THURS., NOVEMBER 26 – City Gate, 100 East Main St., Ephrata, is holding a Free Thanksgiving Meal from 11:30 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. or while supplies last.

SAT., DECEMBER 5 – The Akron Church of the Brethren, 613 Main Street, Akron, is having their second annual Clothing & Gift Giveaway, from 7:00 a.m. to 10:00 a.m. in the church gym. There will be no money exchanged and everyone is welcome.

SAT., DECEMBER 5 – The Friends of ELANCO Library will hold their annual holiday book sale from 10:00 a.m. until 4:00 p.m. at 11 Chestnut Drive, New Holland. Any questions, call 717-354-0525.

SAT., DECEMBER 5 – The following event has been cancelled: An Indoor Flea Market will be held at the War Memorial Building, 54 West Main St., Leola, from 6:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Breakfast and lunch available. For more info., call 717-656-6154 or email ultwma@gmail.com.

SAT., DECEMBER 5 – The following event has been cancelled: An Evening of Bluegrass Music will be held at the Reinholds Fire Company Banquet Hall, 156 West Main St., Route 897, Reinholds. Doors open at 5:00 p.m. Music begins at 6:00 p.m. There is a donation cost. For more info., call 610-573-0797.

FRI., DECEMBER 11 & SAT., DECEMBER 12 – Historic Schaefferstown, Inc. will host the 16th Annual Christkindlmarkt at St. Paul’s U.C.C., 1304 Heidelberg Ave., Schaefferstown, from 4:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. on Friday, and from 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. on Saturday. Admission is free. For more info., call Peg Fitzkee at 717-949-2697 or Harriet Faren at 717-304-9398.

SUN., DECEMBER 13 – The Hahnstown United Zion Church, 900 Glenwood Dr., Ephrata, will be hosting Cora Hurst, Chalk Artist, at 7:00 p.m. For more info., call 717-381-8878 or 717-572-8394.

EVERY MONDAY OF EVERY MONTH – Lifetree Café is being hosted at The General Sutter Inn, 14 East Main St., Lititz, at 7:00 p.m. Topic changes weekly. Everyone is invited. For more info., call Pastor Jason at 717-333-9238.

EVERY MONDAY OF EVERY MONTH – Trinity Evangelical Church, 110 Main St., Terre Hill, will hold TOPS (Take Off Pounds Sensibly). Weigh in 5:15 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. with meeting to follow. For more info., call 717-445-5595.

FIRST MONDAY OF EVERY MONTH – The Ephrata Area Garden Club will be meeting at 6:30 p.m. at the Udder Choice. Open to everyone. For more info., call or text Steve at 717-917-0925 or email sksmiller@yahoo.com.

FIRST MONDAY OF EVERY MONTH – Meeting of the Cocalico Creek Watershed Association, 7:00 p.m. at the Cocalico Sportsman Club Building on Sportsman Rd., 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 urnotalone90@gmail.com.

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 Michael Freitag at 717-723-7825.

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 St., starting at 6:30 p.m. For more info., call 717-336-5311.

EVERY TUESDAY – DOVE Westgate, 1755 W. Main St., Ephrata, will hold a parent support group, PAL (Parents of Addicted Loved Ones) at 7:00 p.m. Participants must be 18 or older. Childcare is not provided.

EVERY TUESDAY – The Brickerville Fire Company, 10 Hopeland Rd., Lititz, will hold Bingo. All cash program. Doors open at 5:00 p.m. Bingo starts at 7:00 p.m.

EVERY TUESDAY – Akron Church of the Brethren, 613 Main St., 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 St., 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 St., 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 Ave., 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 – 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 St., 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 St., Denver, at 6:30 p.m. For more info., call Brian at 717-484-4926.

SECOND TUESDAY OF EVERY MONTH – Brownstown Young At Heart Seniors meet at Olde Hickory Grill, 709 Olde Hickory Rd., 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 – Reformed Presbyterian Church of Ephrata will present Studies in Revelation at 7:00 p.m. For more info., call the church at 717-733-0642 or Jim Harris at 717-431-7432 or email Jimandevalyn@yahoo.com.

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.

THIRD TUESDAY OF EVERY MONTH – The Cancer Support Group meets at the Ephrata Cancer Center, 460 North Reading Rd., Ephrata, from 3:00 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. For more info., call WellSpan Ephrata Cancer Center at 717-721-4835.

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 Rd., Adamstown.

EVERY WEDNESDAY – Codependents Anonymous Support Group meets every Wednesday at 6:30 p.m. at Hope United Methodist Church, 3474 Rothsville Rd., Ephrata. For more info., call Bob at 717-380-4911.

EVERY WEDNESDAY – A Women’s Devotional Gathering will be held at Scratch Bakes, Main St., Ephrata, from 9:30 a.m. to 10:30 a.m. All welcome. For more info., call Luann at 717-723-5603.

EVERY WEDNESDAY – The Ephrata American Legion will host Bingo. Doors open at 5:00 p.m. Games start at 6:45 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 St., Ephrata, from 7:00 p.m. to 8:10 p.m. Bible teachings, games and snack. Bring your child to get registered the first night. For ages K through 12th grade.

EVERY WEDNESDAY – St. Luke’s United Church of Christ, 222 North Broad St. (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 Rd., Ephrata, 8:00 p.m. to 9:30 p.m.

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 Ave., Ephrata. For more info., call Shirley at 717-413-6789.

FIRST WEDNESDAY OF EVERY MONTH – Korean War Veterans (of all service branches) meet at the Oak Leaf Manor (North), 2901 Harrisburg Pike, Landisville. Doors open at 2:00 p.m. Light buffet lunch at 2:30 p.m. along with a short business meeting. Meeting concludes at 3:45 p.m. For more info., call Bill Kelley at 717-560-9424.

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.

FIRST AND THIRD WEDNESDAY OF EVERY MONTH – The Akron Senior Center Pinochle Group meets from 1:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. at the Lions Lodge in Roland Park. No experience necessary. There is no charge for having fun playing cards.

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 Pheasant Ridge Community Center, Lancaster, beginning at 2:00 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 St. 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 – Liberty Baptist Church, 47 Cindia Lane, Ephrata, will hold a Bible Study (KJV only). Light refreshments at 6:30 p.m. with study starting at 7:00 p.m. Everyone welcome. For more info., call 717-733-0396.

EVERY THURSDAY – Celebrate Recovery, a Christian 12-step recovery program for anyone with hurts, habits and hang-ups, meets at Petra Church, Student Life Center (east entrance), 565 Airport Rd., New Holland, from 6:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. For more info., call 717-587-2202.

EVERY THURSDAY – East Cocalico Church of the Brethren, 4 Bunker Hill Rd., 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 Rd., Adamstown.

EVERY THURSDAY – Al-Anon Family Group, 12 Step Program of Recovery, Ephrata Community Hospital, 169 Martin Ave., 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 Ave., Lititz, 8:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.

SECOND THURSDAY OF EVERY MONTH – 1st U.M.C. of Ephrata – Senior Moments – 11:30 a.m. There is a small cost for a meal and entertainment. All seniors welcome. For more info., call Carol at 717-738-2465.

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 younghomeschoolers@yahoo.com.

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 The White Swan Restaurant 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 – The Terre Hill Historical Society meets in the Terre Hill Community Center at 7:00 p.m. Anyone interested in preserving the history of Terre Hill is invited to attend. For more info., call 717-445-6678.

THIRD THURSDAY OF EVERY MONTH – The Woman’s Club of Ephrata will hold their meeting at the Eicher Arts Center, 409 Cocalico St., Ephrata, at 1:00 p.m. For more info., call Deb at 717-738-1632.

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 ephratamomsclub@yahoo.com.

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 Ave., 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 lcaPeru717@aol.com.

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 St., 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 Rd., Ephrata, 8:00 a.m. to 10:00 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 AND FOURTH SATURDAY OF MARCH – Free Breakfast will be held at City Gate, 100 East Main St., Ephrata, from 9:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m.

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 Rd., 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 Rd., Lititz.

EVERY SUNDAY – Divorce Care will be held at Petra Church, 565 Airport Rd., New Holland, from 9:00 a.m. to 10:30 a.m. Join at any time. For more info. or to register, call Pastor Titus Kauffman at 717-354-5394.

EVERY SUNDAY Celebrate Recovery, a Christian 12-step recovery program, meets at 409 N. State St., 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 Rd., 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 St., 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.

FIRST & THIRD SUNDAY OF EVERY MONTH – The Norlanco Parent and Family Support group meets from 3:00 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. in the Ephrata Hospital Cedar Conference Room, 169 Martin Ave., Ephrata. Peer support for families facing their loved one’s addiction. For more info., email norlanco2@gmail.com.