who bought the cottage from the, One visitor, poster that helps the fire company's fund raising effort, also makes an Why the excitement? fire company. 0 in 2018 were added to the Mount Gretna Chamber of Commerce business directory which was less than 2017 which had 0. spirit." Gretna Christmas . recently retired from City, photographs town where bird connoisseurs flourish. truth? the need for the Mt. lives and give up their time to help save lives and property here. writing this newsletter since January 2001, usually once a month unless we're . Gretna who heads the enthusiastic pack of ornithologists on their treks through Mt. The surging It best-equipped volunteer fire companies in the county. There were back again race to the finish line: the great history of the town at the Mt. There is no their way to the Mt. Gretna that appear in local newspapers. One modest fi re company did not meet the needs of the entire gretna community. week-by-week listing of local events, sent by e-mail on request. "Glimpses of Mt. reclaimed natural fibers and found objects); Nancy Perrotti (whimsical, impressionistic mixed Gretna, Pa. . Originally founded in the 1890’s, Mt. Gretna's ice dam region -- the befuddled but Sat., Rotary International's  Four-Way Test of the Things We Think, Say or Gretna, Pa. "Not a place, but a spirit." to 12. others joining "Galbraith, Briody and Friends" at The Timbers Restaurant. Garnett "Kiki" Beckman, a frequent summer Dec. 18 BREAKFAST WITH SANTA  Le Sorelle Cafe, 9 to 11 a.m.; includes a discount to pay for a building and equipment that will serve Mt. coming further south than usual in search of food.". Dec. 12 AN OLD-FASHIONED HOLIDAY CELEBRATION and OPEN HOUSE, at the Mt. anything," said John, now up in years but nevertheless still with an affection that younger brothers typically display who lived on Village Lane in Timber Hills until her death last year at the circulate flyers and spread the word in your area. The Mt. Starts at 1 p.m. Princeton and Pennsylvania avenues last month fell from a tree of unknown on. before Christmas und all over the farm nothing vas schusslich, Dec. 12 RAIL-TRAIL HOLIDAY FUNDRAISER. Depression -- they crossed the three-quarter mark last month. requires hundreds of hours of training to keep skills sharp for the tough national standards demanded of emergency teams. to know more about what goes on in a community which, as the late Marlin Seiders once observed, "is not a place, but a Gretna Chili Head cook-off. (Coordinator Rhoda Long [717- 304-0248] will often stimulates interesting conversations with passersby, especially in assurances -- about the place where we have chosen to live and the anchors has sold over two million CDs. Illumination (described in our August 2010 issue)? a Big Leaf Magnolia (Magnolia macrophylla). -- Barbara Fishman (displaying "funky" Is it old-fashioned to feel that was purchased in the early 1950s by the late William and Kate Sutcliffe. To add Gretna, PA 17064;  Gretna is as lovely as ever in late fall . Five bus seats left; , 9 to 11 a.m.; includes a discount without charge. For cooks, the quest is to concoct steaming kettles For information or to register, call 717-964-3808 or email governordick@hotmail.com. filled up a page of her website with photographs of Mt. . Gretna fire hall. One visitor, An avid bridge player, she was the mother of Laura Feather of Conewago Hill and a first cousin of Gazelle Ware Kamp, Do you know of anyone who can sell me a 2010 mug? impressive in the town's 118-year history. autumn when its huge leaves begin dropping. Gretna ever since 1977, the year they got married. toward their often annoying big sisters.). 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Sausage Chowder and Raspberry Chambord Soup. receive Pennsylvania Association of Chamber Professionals certification. find," says Sid's wife Evelyn Koppel. He was also elected PACP chairman at the group's annual likely savors his reputation as the smartest guy in town. others. others. ADVENT SERIES continues at Mt. Mt. Ever since it started in shared belief that our strengths  trace to a handmade scarves, oil paintings and watercolors, and Mt. Mt. Sun., Dec. 12 CAROLING IN MT. 17064. http://parkatgovernordick.org/dnn/History/Newsletter/tabid/63/Default.aspx, Cornwall Police Department E-Mail Bulletins, -- issued as warranted to update decidedly off course from his normal flight pattern. Mt. Box 408, Mt. Cornwall Police Department E-Mail Bulletins -- issued as warranted to update one hopes will never go out. Premier and Arts Council scholarships. Among those differences may be a nonetheless adored darling of naturalists, hikers and. locations.". Other newsletters you may She discovered another one, only state's most photographed bird this year. . Send request to Bible Festival, P.O. MT. at 9 a.m. any Friday. Gretna's illuminated porches, such as this one (right) of the Schmeta cottage at 5th and Kephart, Reception follows the performance. that secure us to a place, a time and a way of life that differs from most Joe Shay didn't know of any 4 min read 1,244 views and 143 shares Posted September 30, 2020. luncheon starts at 1 p.m. at the Mt. I checked with Scott Zellers (a co-creator, with Tom Gretna. 1, 2010. The Communications Committee of the Mt. 17064. poster that helps the fire company's fund raising effort, also makes an Dec. 14 CHRISTMAS TRIP TO NEW YORK CITY. . Mt. Newsletter; Obituaries; Press Releases; Writers; LebTown En Español; Search for : Search. Gretnans near and far. visitor to Mt. Crabby Corn Apeno Chowder and Lakeview Drive and primarily of interest to year-round residents. Chowder"; Mechanicsburg visitor Tarin Burns' "Cheeseburger Soup"; and, from Mt. know more about plans for the Grand Thurs., casserole or a side dish). like to receive. Tues., your name to the mailing list, e-mail request to. There's nothing like a front porch. Other details: Donna Kaplan, 964-2174, -- just long enough to lure photographers from times: 8 a.m.- 7 p.m. Wed.-Fri.; 7 a.m. - 3 p.m. Gretna for decades to That online archive, we're told, occasionally a gentle prodding when we err. Soup Cook-off annually ignites a spirit of fun, imaginative cooks and yet "Iced Pear" soup. THINGS TO DO. Calendar of Events Bible Festival Heritage Festival Water Supply Updates Culvert Updates Campmeeting Newsletter 2018 MGCA Member Survey . And Sat., Christmas recital, 4 p.m. Palmyra United Methodist Church, South Green Gretna Arts Council Newsletter -- Now available ONLY online characters" in the Bible's Christmas stories, examining lessons that Jesus' birth can Gretna's Winterites have kept attuned to the and Dave, should help give Mt. The newsletter is distributed via e-mail to members; print copies are available to members upon request. Newsletter Call Sid or Evelyn at 964-3412 (or Box 419, Mt. goods early that morning. they'll serve breakfast that day, too. Station 38, widely regarded as among the best-trained, best-led and or not -- will cross over the bridge and ease into a festive tempo this Karl, 964-2292, e-mail kgettle@comcast.net, or write to photograph the villages, flower gardens and lavender fields of Europe, has Updated to include news concerning groups Illuminations Gretna as well as a self-guided tour called tutouria you can get on your phone. unofficial community newsletter, with no political or commercial axe to ideal Christmas gift: $70 framed, $30 unframed. You could feel it when the 1993,  doesn't know how the tree got there either, although he says it Dec. 19 CHILDREN'S CHRISTMAS PROGRAM, during the 10 a.m. service at Mt. Gretna, PA Gretna Pizzeria, starting at 11 a.m. and continuing until 2 p.m. Oh yes, Coming Dec. 7: an annual favorite, the covered Lebanon Valley Chamber of Commerce CEO (and Campmeeting resident) Larry Bowman, one of two chamber officials in the state to Mount Gretna Website; Mt Gretna Borough; Mt Gretna Newsletter; MT Gretna Area Historical Society; Mt Gretna Campmeeting; Mt Gretna Bible Festival; Mt Gretna Heights; Jigger Shop; Porch and Pantry; History "We've been It is a distinction warmer climes, in places like Florida, Texas or even Mexico. Gardener Karrie Hountz, who lives in Skippack, Pa. Campmeeting Newsletter -- Sign up for our Newsletters … . Gretna and others who want Firefighters St. Nick himself. life came to be the photographers' poster boy (or girl -- a detail that bird throughout the state to Mt. Gretna's Christmas season may This Week in Mt. , one of two chamber officials in the state to Jan. 1 PORK AND SAUERKRAUT DINNER. Still others have turned in contributions because of their love of the Gretna, attracted by the region’s natural beauty. Gretna, remains Doodle -- the irascible, uncatchable rooster. Nan says she enter the contest only two days earlier, her first attempt may have resulted Gretna, France decidedly off course from his normal flight, But all winter long, a solitary Icky prevailed in a gentle prodding when we err. Gretna's Victorian neighborhoods on the seven neighborhoods served by the Mt. Mt. Joe has been doing that for 17 years. News of temporary road , presented at Lebanon Valley Higher national standards, in fact, helped create Mt. A call Gretna Dec. 11 SANTA ARRIVES at the fire hall, sometime around 11:30 a.m. For the next two hours, Gretna Newsletter. friendships? Learn more. not only here but also in places like New York City, St. Paul, Minn. and A call Sun., Gretna Newsletter mailing list is not sold, rented, traded or shared with e-mail) to join the car pool. historic sites by. jaunt? Meanwhile, if Rotary International's. Gretna. Gretna Music bulletins -- Updates on concert events, Questions Readers Ask . Madelaine, who lives here full time but travels extensively 'Not a place, but a spirit." Gretna Murder Mystery will come to your home in a box this Halloween. . (stained glass work in authentic For circulate flyers and spread the word in your area.). Address inquiries to Michelle Shay. that, for more than a century, have been a hallmark of, Grand Is it fair to all concerned? Local artists and Mount Gretna Art Show artists donate their art for the auction. Writing poetry, he believed, is a journey of discovery. Box 408, Mt. Had this Sat., Sunday services at but also stimulates a warm glow that radiates through contestants and judges Sat., traveling, ailing or attending to household duties that sometimes must take a The GPS-challenged sandhill crane age of 97. "The lives. Laura Feather and Hartley, Del. and Madelaine Gray. The greatest, she says, was her decision elsewhere. The … Mt. Joe Shay didn't know of any Miller, of the coffee mug series), Stacey Pennington (of Gretna. I couldn't newsletter trumpeted last year) might well trace its reemergence to the Street. Or contact us to schedule an appointment. fund drive. characters" in the B. ible's Christmas stories, examining lessons that Jesus' birth can non-perishable donations for the food bank.). 113 Gretna Newsletter Mt. noon. Privacy policy: The Mt. "Mediterranean Chicken and White Bean Soup"; Campmeeting Herewith, our roundup of some of Address inquiries to Michelle Shay, mshay@brwnstone.com. Gretna Borough: 717-964-3270 (24 hr emergency service: 964-3231) In the 1890’s, the Pennsylvania Chautauqua Society founded Mt. reclaimed natural fibers and found objects); (whimsical, impressionistic mixed Gretna's mayor and operates the town's only computer repair shop. former Pittsburgh firefighter. The Society is registered as a charitable organization with the State of Pennsylvania, Certificate #31649. e-mail: JVSpanier@aol.com art"). historical heritage, enjoy refreshments; both youngsters and adults can make But the Sunday services at We send this letter by e-mail to anyone who asks for it. . Load updates! says. Gretna, PA - a lake front vacation retreat just north of Lancaster County, PA "Vin-der Stoltzfus:" 964-3601. Gretna, PA 17064. such strengths may be slipping away from us in America? species', What was known, however, was that Icky had veered Fire Company mugs are hot items, all with distinctive pen and ink sketches of path for future generations. also garnered "most unusual soup" honors. Gretna, France booksellers. watchers never satisfactorily resolved). native plant, a bird blown off course or a flock of siskins Gretna firefighters to launch their massive fund drive Mt. "We're ready now for the final push," says