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MEMORIAL DAY WEEKEND CONCERT AT NEWVILLE COMMUNITY PARK

MEMORIAL DAY  WEEKEND CONCERT AT NEWVILLE COMMUNITY PARK

The Shippensburg Swing Band will officially kick-off the start to summer with a Memorial Day weekend concert at the Newville Community Park on Sunday evening, May 26, 2019 from 6PM to 8PM. The Newville Community Park is located at 50 West Street. Please bring your lawn chairs as seating will not be available. Parking is available at the Zion Church Parking lot on West Street, and at the Community Park lot on Cove Avenue. Admission is free.


NEWVILLE RURAL FESTIVAL JUNE 1, 2019

NEWVILLE RURAL FESTIVAL JUNE 1, 2019

The Newville First Church of God, 475 Shippensburg Road, North Newton Township will host the Newville Rural Festival on Saturday, June 1, 2019 from 9AM to 3:00PM. The event will be held rain or shine, and there will be free admission. There will be over 50 exhibitors of antique farm tractors and equipment, along with classic and antique cars, including demonstrations of hit and miss engines. Plenty of great food will be available throughout the day including hamburgers, hotdogs, soup, sandwiches, ice cream, snow cones and home baked goods. Children’s activities include the popular barrel train ride, Tillie the Clown, a Kiddie Pedal Pull Contest along with horse and carriage rides. There will be a tractor parade at 2:30PM.  For more information please contact the church office at (717) 776-5223 or by email at .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address). It is not to late to display your antique farm tractor, equipment, car or motorcycle at this event. Contact the church office to register. Rural_Festival_Flyer.pdf


NEWVILLE JOINT VETERANS COUNCIL ANNOUNCES PLANS FOR MEMORIAL DAY PARADE AND SERVICE

NEWVILLE JOINT VETERANS COUNCIL ANNOUNCES PLANS FOR MEMORIAL DAY PARADE AND SERVICE

The Joint Veterans Council of Newville will hold a Memorial Day parade starting at 1 p.m. Memorial Day Services will immediately follow the parade at the Fountain at the Veterans Memorial. The service will include a guest speaker, and will honor the veterans by placing flowers at the memorial, hanging Hometown Heroes Banners, and the playing of taps. In the event of inclement weather, the parade will be cancelled and the Memorial Day Services will be held at the American Legion Failor Wagner Post 421 at 28 Shepherd Road in Newville. The guest speaker will be retired U.S. Army Lt. Col. Timothy Moul.


NWSA TO CONDUCT FIRE HYDRANT FLUSHING AND TESTING

NWSA TO CONDUCT FIRE HYDRANT FLUSHING AND TESTING

The Newville Borough Water and Sewer Authority will be conducting fire hydrant flushing and testing throughout the water system from May 15, 2019 through May 17, 2019. During this time customers may temporarily experience low water pressure. Questions may be referred to the Newville Borough Office at (717) 776-7633.


CUMBERLAND COUNTY CAREGIVER’S SUPPORT PROGRAM

CUMBERLAND COUNTY CAREGIVER’S SUPPORT PROGRAM

For Immediate Release Contact: Rev. Vernon Gauthier (717)717- 7525 or Cathy Graver (717)776-4478
Date:  April 29, 2019

Walking Together:  Caregiving for the Memory Loss Community
    Presents Cumberland County’s Caregiver Support Program

On Thursday, May 9th at 6:30 p.m., Becky Fitz, Care Manager for Cumberland County’s Caregiver Support Program, will explain the program in detail.  The meeting will be held at the First United Presbyterian Church 111 W. Big Spring Ave., Newville, PA.  Generally, the CSP, assists caregivers who provide a majority of hands-on care to an older adult.  If eligible, caregivers may receive some financial reimbursement for a portion of the cost of obtaining services, supplies, assistive devices and home modifications for the person who needs the care.

The program includes a time of connecting with others in similar circumstances over refreshments and concludes at 8:00 p.m.  The program is open to the public.  Walking Together:  A Community for caregivers of those with memory impairment is jointly sponsored by the First United Presbyterian Church, the Big Spring Senior Center, and Green Ridge Village, all of Newville, PA.  It looks to offer education and information to support people who are dealing with a loved one’s memory issues on a daily basis. 

 


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