Community calendar for July 16 | community news

The Sunlight Christian Fellowship, 563 Brickyard Road, New Oxford, will host a hymn hymn on Sunday, July 17 at 7:30 p.m. with Charles Mosselman as leader. For more information, call 717-465-1561.

Gettysburg Young Marines will host a car wash Saturday, August 20, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., at Gettysburg Advanced Auto Parts, 861 York Road, for donations.

The Tom Walter Collection, Showcasing Vintage Tractors, is open daily from 8 a.m. to 7 p.m. to the public for free viewing until July 24, at 130 Benders Church Road, Biglerville. All ages are welcome to visit and sit on real farm tractors and take photos.

Adams County Farmers Market, 108 N. Stratton Street, Gettysburg, is open Saturdays from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. through October with free parking accessible from North Stratton Street.

Bonanza Friends Annual Summer Book Sale for the Adams County Library System is July 28-30, at Redding Auction Service, 1085 Table Rock Road, 9 a.m. to 7 p.m. Thursday and Friday, and 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday. Five free books for every child who attends. Special for teachers Friday only, 15 free classroom-friendly books for every teacher. Saturday, $5 per bag sale, buy two get one free. Food truck available for breakfast and lunch on Thursday and Friday.

Girlfriends (formerly Red Hat Group) will meet for a social covered platter at Mary’s house on Tuesday, July 19, 5:30 p.m.

A Support Group for Disabled Veterans Caregivers will meet at the Harbaugh-Thomas Library July 20, 1 p.m. For more information, email [email protected]

The 1960 Biglerville High School Class will meet for lunch at 1 p.m. on Saturday, July 16 at the Gettysburg Family Restaurant.

The East Berlin Area Community Center hosts Christmas on July Sale and Lunch with Santa and Mrs. Claus. Sale is set for Thursday, July 21, from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m.; Friday, July 22, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.; and Saturday, July 23, 9 a.m. to 12 p.m., with all items priced individually. There are twice for lunch with Santa, both on Friday, July 22nd, one at 11:30am and one at 1pm at $7 per person. Reservations that can be made on are essential.

The Fairfield Group of Alcoholics Anonymous meets on Wednesday, 7 p.m. at 201 W. Main St. This is a closed meeting.

New members are invited to join a group of Mah Jongg players who meet Monday at 12 noon at the YWCA on Fairfield Road. Experienced players and/or beginners are welcome.

The class of 1950’s Gettysburg High School meets at Hunterstown for lunch at 12 noon on Wednesday, July 20. All class members, spouses, and guests are encouraged to attend.

The 1958 Gettysburg High School class meets on Thursday, July 21, at 11:30 a.m. at Hoss’s, York Road. All classmates, spouses and guests are welcome.

The 1963 Gettysburg High School class will hold a social gathering at House, York Road, on Wednesday, July 20, at 11:30 a.m. Spouses and/or guests are welcome.

The class of 1955 Gettysburg High School meets for lunch on Tuesday, July 19 at 12 noon at Ventura’s in Fairfield.

The Gettysburg Walking Club meets at Lee’s for a car park and walk in the area on Tuesday, July 19, at 10 a.m. All are welcome. For more information, call 717-339-9389.

The 1966 Gettysburg High School class meets on the weekend of August 26-28. Anyone who has not responded, call Jeanne Shriner at 717-334-4600.

Greenmount Fire Company, 3095 Emmitsburg Road, Gettysburg, Will Host an All You Can Eat Crab Fundraising Program Saturday, September 17, 6-9 p.m. With doors opening at 5 p.m. Along with steamed lobster, there will be fried Chicken, baked beans, coleslaw, meat and cheese entrees, with assorted drinks included in the purchase of tickets, which is $60 and available until September 8th. Mini-games of chance will be available during the feed for an additional cost. To purchase tickets and more information, call 717-778-5377 or 717-334-5151.

The Art Guild of Hanover District hosts the annual $99 and under show at the Art Guild Gallery, 32 Carlisle Street and the show runs through August. Artwork by all means. Exhibition opening hours: Tuesday to Friday, 12-5 pm; and Saturdays from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. For more information, visit or call 717-632-2521.

The Heidlersburg Fire Company, 2720 Heidlersburg Road, Gettysburg, will host a bingo game on Sunday, July 24. Doors open at 12 noon; Bingo starts at 1:30 pm. Regular games and games of chance. Limited food available. Call Dawn at 717-677-8029 for more information.

Littlestown High School will hold its 1959 Class Reunion 63 on Saturday, September 17, at Restaurant Hus, 1180 Carlisle Street, Hanover. Gathering at 11 am All classmates and former classmates are welcome to attend. Call Jack at 717-359-4394 for information.

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