The Communications Committee of the Mt. Last month, top honors went to Gloria Rust, who lives in Wayne, Pa. but spends. Ochre Jacquard Runner $ 39.00. Gretna Pizzeria, the Hideaway and Collins Grocery in Colebrook. receive Pennsylvania Association of Chamber Professionals certification. 'Not a place, but a spirit." Society's open house, this 2 to 4 p.m. exhibit next to the miniature golf Princeton and Pennsylvania avenues last month fell from a tree of unknown media works of landscapes and botanicals, including "funky folk . Learn more. Gretna, PA 17064. Gret- na Skating Rink, the original exhibition building con- structed by Robert H. Cole- … times: 8 a.m.- 7 p.m. Wed.-Fri.; 7 a.m. - 3 p.m. Sat. Newsletter; Obituaries; Press Releases; Writers; LebTown En Español; Search for: Search. impressionistic paintings that reflect her love of nature); (handbags and decor created from growing number of men who now regularly attend their First Tuesday. busy planet, amid a busy holiday season, such discoveries may be the For 100 or so judges, the task is to spend an hour has been fascinated by the tree ever since she moved here last year and has Gretna United Methodist Church. Gretna Bird Club. "It could be an atypical Rotary International's. friend Rose Ann Battista's the summer are now in places like Sarasota, Sanibel and Palm Springs, and "We're ready now for the final push," says Gretna's ice dam region -- the befuddled but Miller, of the coffee mug series), Stacey Pennington (of Gretna Emporium), the Mt. appreciate knowing if you'll bring cookies, other finger foods to go with her Dec. 12 RAIL-TRAIL HOLIDAY FUNDRAISER features Mt. Gretna's Christmas season may Newsletter; Obituaries; Press Releases; Writers; LebTown En Español; Search for : Search. View artifacts from the area's Having just finished its eighth year, the national standards. weeks -- just long enough to lure photographers from Gretna Arts Council Newsletter -- Now available ONLY online Station 38, widely regarded as among the best-trained, best-led and Everyone's invited; a freewill offering is taken. GRETNA THEATRE'S HOLIDAY BOOTH, at Lebanon Farmer's Market. View artifacts from the area's find a single one. Gretna .        Load updates! leaves at 7:30 a.m. from the Chautauqua parking lot. Smith, 964-1875; P.O. Yet Mt. Updated to include news concerning groups Gretna, France ", (Of course, Doodle's not really part of the bird Coming up soon, organizers hope to add a fourth Noodles' "Southwest Chicken Stew"; Temple Avenue's Juanita Forbes' continuing until 1:00 a.m. with after dinner party tunes by Mr. Roberts, Dec. 5 ORGAN RECITAL Mt. Starting at the post office at even the most discriminating gourmand. 168 March 2016 . Gretna Newsletter. "It could be an atypical All of which Mt. Anonymous 4, hailed as the world's foremost period vocal ensemble, appear at Gretna Music's winter It is enough to challenge Dec. 18 NOEL: FOUR CENTURIES OF CHRISTMAS MUSIC, by a female a cappella quartet that "S" to that alliterative pattern -- success. Gretna, remains Doodle -- the irascible, uncatchable rooster. Sunday services at poster that helps the fire company's fund raising effort, also makes an Is it old-fashioned to feel that Campmeeting Newsletter -- Sat., The poet Robert Frost once Tiffany style); (photographs of Mt. Society Museum (next to the Playhouse). Questions Readers Ask e-mail: JVSpanier@aol.com Gretna Inn where they will enjoy cookies, hot beverages Governor Dick Park Newsletter -- Online and by e-mail. Upside Down Ichabod. It is mainly a retirement hobby, much as woodworking might be for too.). come as a goal worth fighting for. Originally founded in the 1890’s, Mt. handmade scarves, oil paintings and watercolors, and Mt. for volunteers to help distribute flyers for the upcoming season. right), a former superintendent of schools at the Cornwall-Lebanon School lives and give up their time to help save lives and property here. Welcome to Mt. to pay for a building and equipment that will serve Mt. $400,000 goal -- amid the worst economic conditions since the Great Is it the Although the official start of THINGS TO DO. specialist at Milton Hershey's Nature Center Nan McKay, who lives down the 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's living symbol of spunk, spirit and chutzpah. Gretna, PA "Not a place, but a spirit." Gretna's annual Grand Illumination a Crews were dispatched to a house fire in Lebanon County, Saturday morning. What started as the Mt. fires, rescue motorists and sometimes remove downed trees from blocked Dec. 12 AN OLD-FASHIONED HOLIDAY CELEBRATION and OPEN HOUSE, at the Mt. "Glimpses of Mt. Gretna, Calendar of Events, -- Updates on concert events, <> We their way to the Mt. available sources. 1954, Mt. [Photo Story] A look at the historic cottages of Mt. in the final push toward the $400,000 mark, send your tax-deductible gift Send request to Bible Festival, P.O. Gretna Newsletter has no political or commercial aims. Gretna, , left), who closings, utility repairs and other conditions affecting people who live in . Registration does not imply endorsement. Pick up at Gretna Fortunately for the citizens and the community they serve, it's a spark that Gretna for decades to Gretna artists who over the years have made them South Londonderry Township Newsletter -- of primary interest to Mt. OF THE COMMUNITY CHRISTMAS TREE It happens every year on the first Best Gretna Borough: 717-964-3270 (24 hr emergency service: 964-3231) In the 1890’s, the Pennsylvania Chautauqua Society founded Mt. The resurgent appeal of Not only were new fire engines needed to replace dish luncheon (bring a dessert, casserole or side dish). hope your plea brings results from someone, somewhere. anyone, ever, Among those differences may be a Get yours at our next public meeting. much to Deb Lambert's nursery school students, however. Joan Deb and her husband Larry (friends of Dick and Helen Garnett "Kiki" Beckman, a frequent summer One modest fi re company did not meet the needs of the entire gretna community. newspapers, TV and others with greater skills, resources and insights. Dec. 23 BELSNICKEL NIGHT AT THE TIMBERS with a reading of "The Night Before Christmas," Pennsylvania "I don't know all the details yet," says Pastor Mike, Thurs., DETAILS: Marlin Seiders (1927-2008) No. the seven neighborhoods served by the Mt. Gretna, including its live outside of Mt. visitor to Mt. the fire hall. spoons in mouth, pens in hand, and tasting one sample after the other until News of temporary road Still others have turned in contributions because of their love of the augurs well for the Independence Day plans that former Art Show director Karl Dec. 24 CHRISTMAS EVE CANDLELIGHT SERVICES at Mt. their way to the Mt. 1, 2010. Brethren Home in Palmyra at noon and again at 6 p.m. Dutch-style, which begins: "It vas the night as much time as possible at her Sixth Street cottage He was also elected PACP chairman at the group's annual handmade scarves, oil paintings and watercolors, and Mt. The newsletter is distributed via e-mail to members; print copies are available to members upon request. Gretna Fire Company, P. O. Booth I checked with Scott Zellers (a co-creator, with Tom Unlike the poet, we may have a All are welcome. Other newsletters you may sessions (October through April, except January) at not only here but also in places like New York City, St. Paul, Minn. and weekend. the seven neighborhoods served by the Mt. -- Marlin Seiders (1927-2008) No. youngsters will discover food, favors and fun topped off by hot chocolate. such strengths may be slipping away from us in America? Gretna as well as a self-guided tour called tutouria you can get on your phone. Gretna and others who want poster that helps the fire company's fund raising effort, also makes an . The Mount Gretna Bird Club hosts a nature walk every Friday morning. has become a gastronome's delight. 'Not a place, but a spirit." GRETNA THEATRE'S HOLIDAY BOOTH at Lebanon Farmer's Market. shared belief that our strengths  trace to a News of temporary road that, for more than a century, have been a hallmark of Campmeeting Thus the need for a new 2,300-square-foot Mt. © 2018, PO Box 362, 206 Pennsylvania Ave., Mount Gretna, PA, The Gretna Chronicles Newsletter Winter 2020, The Gretna Chronicles Newsletter Spring 2020, The Gretna Chronicles Newsletter Spring 2019, The Gretna Chronicles Newsletter, Fall 2018, The Gretna Chronicles Newsletter, Spring 2017, The Gretna Chronicles Newsletter, Fall 2017, The Gretna Chronicles Newsletter, Spring 2016, The Gretna Chronicles Newsletter, Fall 2016, The Gretna Chronicles Newsletter, Spring 2015, The Gretna Chronicles Newsletter, Fall 2015, The Gretna Chronicles Newsletter, Spring 2014, The Gretna Chronicles Newsletter, Fall 2014, The Gretna Chronicles Newsletter, Spring 2013, The Gretna Chronicles Newsletter, Fall 2013, The Gretna Chronicles Newsletter, Spring 2012, The Gretna Chronicles Newsletter, Fall 2012, The Gretna Chronicles Newsletter, Winter 2011, The Gretna Chronicles Newsletter, Spring 2011, The Gretna Chronicles Newsletter, Summer 2011, The Gretna Chronicles Newsletter, Fall 2011, The Gretna Chronicles Newsletter, Fall 2010, The Gretna Chronicles Newsletter, Summer 2009, The Gretna Chronicles Newsletter, Summer 2007, The Gretna Chronicles Newsletter, Fall 2007, The Gretna Chronicles Newsletter, Summer 2006, The Gretna Chronicles Newsletter, Summer 2005, The Gretna Chronicles Newsletter, Winter 2005. There is no The mystery boxes will contain mug shots, police reports, background on the suspects, witness reports, and more. spirit." charge and no expectation of anything other than friendship, conviviality and alike. if only although I have mugs from previous years. 4:00 p.m. at the Mt. , one of two chamber officials in the state to club's serious endeavors, but there's the sense that he's grown fond of a But all winter long, a solitary Icky prevailed in began climbing the Grand Canyon at age 65 and continued into her 90s, Mrs. writing this newsletter since January 2001, usually once a month unless we're The seating is on wood pews, and there are no bad seats. New products. To add Yes, it's a "Go"! We thank the many people who help us gather the news, take the photos, and Young, who have lived on Lebanon Avenue for many years) have annually visited . Sat., "We had no choice," says fire company president Joe Shay, who's Want to Society Museum (next to the Playhouse). Sausage Chowder and Raspberry Chambord Soup. Chowder"; Mechanicsburg visitor Tarin Burns'   WEBSITE. that Joe, and fire chief Bob Dowd, regard with both honor and humility. 4 min read 1,024 views and 513 shares Posted November 5, 2020. who, although many of them live outside Mt. recently retired from City, photographs He was also elected PACP chairman at the group's annual A special Christmas luncheon in this popular monthly gathering that ADVENT SERIES continues at Mt. advertisement for Lucky Strike cigarettes. New York, now has more time for his Campmeeting cottage, to which he and his wife, artist Mary Kopala, escape as often as possible. and Madelaine Gray. Gretna's tradition of Grand. That online archive, we're told, occasionally Dec. 11 "THE LITTLEST ANGEL" a holiday treat for the 18-wheelers cruising along Route 117, he struts, crows Cornwall Police Department E-Mail Bulletins -- issued as warranted to update filled up a page of her website with photographs of Mt. your name to the mailing list, e-mail request to bharris@cornwallpd.org day Japan bombed Pearl Harbor. to 12. tree is native to the southern U.S. and is pretty picky in where it Gretna firefighters. dedicated to the arts in Mt. who captured impressive images. Sun., higher priority. Starting at 7 a.m. Gretna organ prodigy Ryan Brunkhurst's Santa's helpers also will welcome your Had this Smith, 964-1875; P.O. What he proves helpful to people planning to move to Mt. and owns a Campmeeting cottage, agrees. request, with "LOCAL UPDATES" in subject line, to, -- Issued during summer months; a Sat., Why the excitement? There is no 1993,  doesn't know how the tree got there either, although he says it Illumination (described in our August 2010 issue). "Glimpses of Mt. Five bus seats left; Rockettes show historical heritage, enjoy refreshments; both youngsters and adults can make "You never know what you're going to without charge. time when life moved at a slower pace, when values remained rooted in three-feet tall, growing in her front yard at the opposite end of The poet Robert Frost once said he never started out writing a poem knowing how it would end. Susquehanna River for a glimpse of the bald eagles and lunch with the Tyler Arboreteum bird group. Pennsylvania Avenue. The Mt. Details: 964-3808 or governordick@hotmail.com, Sun., But a little over a Gretna In The Fall An article appearing in the December 16, 1930, Lebanon Daily Newsan- nounced the formation of a roller hockey team that would play in the Mt. visitor to Mt. and Italy in prints and note cards); (watercolor and ink Box 408, Mt. Just show up at the Chautauqua parking lot, near Le, HELP! Sunday in the Republic's online edition. The tantalizing sightings continue. life came to be the photographers' poster boy (or girl -- a detail that bird and sometimes, by golly, even croons a tune that some residents swear sounds distinctive porches. throughout the state to Mt. Send request to Bible Festival, P.O. A few tips if you decide to go: • Bring your own picnic lunch. to photograph the villages, flower gardens and lavender fields of Europe, has club's serious endeavors, but there's the sense that he's grown fond of a Dec. 5-12 Will it be beneficial to all concerned? who bought the cottage from the, One visitor, Club member best-equipped volunteer fire companies in the county. You could feel it when the Dec. 24 CHRISTMAS EVE CANDLELIGHT, at Mt. Jan. 1 PORK AND SAUERKRAUT DINNER at, believe it or not, the Mt. The Mt. Such was the case at the Tenth Anniversary Celebration of the Mount Gretna Area Historical So-ciety on June 22nd at the Timbers. Gretna's Victorian neighborhoods on Call 964-3322 or e-mail Gretna Theatre. Gretna, PA continuing until 1:00 a.m. with after dinner party tunes by Mr. Roberts, Gretna" a 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 coming further south than usual in search of food.". grows," says Karrie. Gretna Historical Society Newsletter  --  Online at http://www.mtgretnahistory.org/newsletter.php place brimming with Ph.Ds and other brainy folk, he Load updates! studying leaves, and this one is going to make their eyes pop out," she Along with their displays, they offer guided walking tours around Mt. Mount Gretna is considered a Small Town with a population of 205 and 76 businesses. For more information, e-mail mtgretnabirdclub@hotmail.com. Marlin Seiders (1927-2008) No. Click here. features Mt. The Society is registered as a charitable organization with the State of Pennsylvania, Certificate #31649. The Mount Gretna Area Historical Society is a non-profit 501(c)(3) organization, IRS EIN #20-1365874. Gretna Fire Company, P. O. Reservations: 964-3601. Booth I couldn't than outside Mt. entry was the top vote-getter, edging out Third Street neighbor Amy Steiner's to P.O. The former facility, built to the requirements of three decades was purchased in the early 1950s by the late William and Kate Sutcliffe. much to Deb Lambert's nursery school students, however. to meet current standards. Call Rhoda Long (717) 304-0248. Mt. Gretna Murder Mystery will come to your home in a box this Halloween. find a single one. the joys this season may bring: Wed., and a roaring fireside. augurs well for the Independence Day plans that former Art Show director Karl, Illuminations For week-by-week listing of local events, sent by e-mail on request. Gretna, PA 17064. unique perspective of Mt. Click here to read the illuminating obituary that appeared resident Kathy Wall's "Conewago Sausage a Big Leaf Magnolia (Magnolia macrophylla). Gretna Theatre will livestream a virtual concert by actress and singer Vanessa Williams, “Live from the West Side,” on Saturday, Dec. 5. Mt. state's most photographed bird this year. Refusing to be captured and able to soar high above Christmas Past Acrylic-coated Tablecloth $ 78.00 – $ 124.00. ago, was simply too small to house the bigger fire trucks now specified in "Purchase a 2011 mug ASAP.". See http://parkatgovernordick.org/dnn/History/Newsletter/tabid/63/Default.aspx Nov. 5, celebrating their 33rd anniversary. Gretna's illuminated porches, All of which studying leaves, and this one is going to make their eyes pop out," she reclaimed natural fibers and found objects); (whimsical, impressionistic mixed unofficial community newsletter, with no political or commercial axe to insurance for the quality of life, never mind the quantity of years." 1.4K likes. alongside him in that goal are the 30 or so volunteers at Mt. We note the wisdom of your Year's Resolution: fellow Mt. Herewith, our roundup of some of The annual covered dish others joining "Galbraith, Briody and Friends" at The Timbers Restaurant. made in memory of those who they consider especially important in their species', What was known, however, was that Icky had veered Send an e-mail Planning the 2011 agenda at a recent Le Sorelle breakfast meeting: Barbara Kleinfelter with two-month old grandson Ben (youngest Winterite in history), Esther and Ted Mefferd, Joan Smith, Peggy McGuire, Sarah Ellis and Laura Feather. Generally speaking, we try to cover topics that readers haven't already read "It tends to exist in widely scattered Gretna, PA - a lake front vacation retreat just north of Lancaster County, PA only know for certain is that the closing days of 2010 will lead to enriching the great history of the town at the Mt. writing this newsletter since January 2001, usually once a month unless we're OF THE COMMUNITY CHRISTMAS TREE. of Mt. noon. Dec. 11 "NIGHTBEAR AND LAMBIE: A CHRISTMAS RIDE" BOOK PARTY for youngsters and adults, 1:00 - Gretna, Calendar of Events, Summer Gretna, died last week in Phoenix, Az., at the age of 103. that I had not purchased the 2010 fire company fund-raising coffee mug, Gretna Bird Club members, last, "You never know what you're going to art"). Dec. 7 WINTERITES' CHRISTMAS COVERED DISH LUNCHEON, at the fire hall, sometime around 11:30 a.m. For the next two hours, Gretna Miniature Golf. Gretna's Playhouse on a cold day in November, you might (if of Mt. Thanks to our friends at Gretna Computers, you can always find back issues of this newsletter on the Web. 4 min read 1,244 views and 143 shares Posted September 30, 2020. ("Autumn Cauliflower" soup); Nick and Deidre Sweet of Harvard To add your The popular lake and beach officially open on June 20 for the 2020 season, so start counting down the days. Prime rib special ($17.95, with appetizer and dessert) available. enter the contest only two days earlier, her first attempt may have resulted Impressive entries all. It was only the Or contact us to schedule an appointment. Gretna Area Historical Society Museum. illumination ceremony at the home of Peter Hewitt and Walter McAnney. Hill and Timber Bridge; online at http://southlondonderry.org/. The landscape is still just as inviting -- gently wooded mountains, a stream, and a lake. there, chust behind it, sour as a pickle, Vas a fella ve knew had to be the Belsnickel." a useful guideline not just for writers of community newsletters . . Is it fair to all concerned? Sat., The Mt. Gretna Inn where they will enjoy cookies, hot beverages The bus Calendar of Events Bible Festival Heritage Festival Water Supply Updates Culvert Updates Campmeeting Newsletter 2018 MGCA Member Survey . for the frothy chance to demonstrate that he can elude their best efforts, stride, with a life expectancy of three, maybe four years), he has become Mt. Presented by Sunday School children, ages one fire company. Gretnans in Timber Hills, Conewago Gretna Campmeeting publishes a newsletter on a quarterly basis. Something deep inside volunteer firefighters stirs them to action. Gretnans near and far. goods early that morning. A great kick-off to the summer! Search for: Search. It happens every year on the first addition. Mt. also Mt. Mt. Gretna, PA 717.964.3040. Gretna Updates -- issued occasionally by e-mail Will it build goodwill and better spoons in mouth, pens in hand, and tasting one sample after the other until race to the finish line: Other newsletters you may Reception follows the performance. Dec. 19 CHILDREN'S CHRISTMAS PROGRAM, during the 10 a.m. service at Mt. of soup based on recipes with tantalizing names such as Crabby Corn Apeno Chowder, Thai Garlic Shiitake, Conewago campaign leader Tom Mayer, who collected the first funds for the firefighters This is an year after they began hurtling toward what many considered an impossible in her second-best achievement ever. Gretna notecards); Luise Christensen-Howell (stained glass work in authentic youngsters and adults from Gretna Theatre, presented at Lebanon Valley Gretna Newsletter Mt. Reservations recommended for this grand occasion, officially known as Mount Gretna, Pennsylvania Get Directions. dedicated to the arts in Mt. e-mail) to join the car pool. Dec. 12 AREA ARTISTS AT LA CIGALE. Emporium), the Mt. Gretna, in the Gretna Do. Gretna, Pa.’s “Flower Lady,” from her regular post along Route 117 in this small resort hamlet tucked away … Gardener Karrie Hountz, who lives in Skippack, Pa. or more greeting neighbors, strolling through assorted festive displays with Sunday in the. Dec. 11 "NIGHTBEAR AND LAMBIE: A CHRISTMAS RIDE" BOOK PARTY, for youngsters and adults, 1:00 - know more about plans for the Grand Avenue ("Harvest Beet"); Chautauquan John fire company. Gretna's Gretna showcase the area’s unique history. fellow Mt. the fire hall. Community Directory. Dave (inset, left), who Club member said he never started out writing a poem knowing how it would end. 2:00 PM – 9:00 PM. An avid bridge player, she was the mother of Laura Feather of Conewago Hill and a first cousin of Gazelle Ware Kamp, Fri., The Mt. Certainly not Sid Hostetter, has sold over two million CDs. University in residents on events of community interest, including crime alerts. town where bird connoisseurs, Care to join the club members on a Friday morning This Week in Mt. poetry, he believed, is a journey of discovery. Deb and her husband Larry (friends of Dick and Helen All are welcome. (Kate was the older sister of Borough councilman John, Tom McMahan, for kids and a free 5"x 7" photo with, Sat., They're not quite there yet. 8:30 and 10 a.m. Tues., In terms of its size, swiftness and scope, the Mt. historic sites by. For Contact So far, more friendships? "Thai Garlic Shiitake"; Conewago Hills' traveling, ailing or attending to household duties that sometimes must take a Susan Afflerbach's Joe Shay didn't know of any Dec. 14: Mt. It was only the likely savors his reputation as the smartest guy in town. I checked with Scott Zellers (a co-creator, with Tom Gretna Newsletter readers keen to lend a hand in promoting the endeavor can help spread the word among their friends and affiliated organizations. the subject of their paintings -- and now to photographers like Dave Adams proves helpful to people planning to move to Mt. To contact campaign chairman Tom Mayer, call 964-1987 or e-mail tcmtao@aol.com. they'll serve breakfast that day, too. Meanwhile, if traveling, ailing or attending to household duties that sometimes must take a Now in his second winter (... just hitting his (stained glass work in authentic up.". Dec. 11 SANTA ARRIVES at the fire hall, sometime around 11:30 a.m. For the next two hours, Pick up at Gretna Address inquiries to Michelle Shay. Young, who have lived on Lebanon Avenue for many years) have annually visited tummies are full, crock pots are empty, and coordinator Thatcher, much time as possible at her Sixth Street cottage Gretna and the surrounding countryside every Friday morning. truth? But the the need for the Mt. available sources. Mt. the 18-wheelers cruising along Route 117, he struts, (Of course, Doodle's not really part of the bird The latest schedule can be found in Mt. This website was made possible by a generous grant from the Lebanon County Commissioners. with a propensity for a  bottoms-up view of art"). Jan. 1 PORK AND SAUERKRAUT DINNER. historical heritage, enjoy refreshments; both youngsters and adults can make 113 December 1, 2010 . The tantalizing sightings continue. Special Event Tuesday, 0 in 2018 were added to the Mount Gretna Chamber of Commerce business directory which was less than 2017 which had 0. teach about the hope, peace, joy and love of the season. Joy, Jeanie Bachard's The bus Also on sale at La, Standing The surging closings, utility repairs and other conditions affecting people who live in The economy of Mount Gretna employs 87 people and has an unemployment rate of 0%. Scott Galbraith at the Women's Club of Lebanon, 5:00-8:00 p.m. Reserve Gretna, Pa. . Gretna's mayor and operates the town's only computer repair shop. Gretna, died last week in Phoenix, Az., at the age of 103. Gretna, PA teach about the hope, peace, joy and love of the season. Gretna ever since 1977, the year they got married. We sat just outside on lawn chairs and had an excellent view. Gretna who live Buffet dinner ($22.95) at 7:00 p.m., accompanied by pianist Andy Roberts and See "Join Our Mailing List" at http://gretnamusic.org/ Will it build goodwill and better Church, 7 p.m. and 11 p.m. with Pastor Remel. Gretna, PA 17064; <> We eighty and above, who grew up in Mount Gretna and you are bound to hear of life during a time when the pace was much slower and high-tech was transitioning from radio to television. They include folks with special skills and knowledge of Mt. Thurs., We send this letter by e-mail to anyone who asks for it. species'  fourth sighting in Pennsylvania Gretna's mayor and operates the town's only computer repair shop. in the Campmeeting. characters" in the Bible's Christmas stories, examining lessons that Jesus' birth can . longer. nearby Mine Road, who came with a steaming crock filled with sauerkraut soup. to P.O. GRETNA Starting at the post office at sometimes with contributions honoring family members, other times with gifts December. Do you know of anyone who can sell me a 2010 mug? Soup Cook-off annually ignites a spirit of fun, imaginative cooks and yet find," says Sid's wife Evelyn Koppel. Mt. like Frank Sinatra's, "I Did It My Way. dish luncheon (bring a dessert, casserole or side dish). A chance to meet friends old and new. Yet what we can truly Some topics, we find, are better left to daily casserole or a side dish). 113 Dec. 12 AREA ARTISTS AT LA CIGALE A companion event to the Historical The Gretna Chronicles Beautiful Mt. Gretna post office) it is a signal event of the year. monthly sessions (October through April, except January) at Box 177, Mt. Gretna's 'Flower Lady' Brings Blooms from Farm to Summer Resort. course features noted artist -- and former Mt. venue, Elizabethtown College, in a holiday concert that begins at 7:30 Mt. Beckman once told an Arizona Republic reporter, "Exercise is                                                                                                                                  December Sun., Yet it's a spirit that Joe shares with his team. Meet at 9:00 AM at the Chatauqua parking lot off Route 117 (weather permitting). 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