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Calendar of events

October 21 — 27, 2018

Found 19 events

Sunday, October 21

Turkey Dinner at Lower Swatara Fire Company

11:00 AM
Yummy is the word for this wonderful dinner of turkey, mashed potatoes, vegetables, dessert, coffee and soda. The place to be is Lower Swatara Fire Company from 11:00 until sold out. Eat-in or …

"Nosferatu" Silent Movie

2:00 PM
Sunday, October 21 at 2 pm, sit back and enjoy a silent horror film classic with the Friends Fall Film Special: "Nosferatu" (1922.) Best for viewers aged 16 and older. Registration is not required. Friends provide snacks. If readers have questions, …

Monday, October 22

Lower Swatara Township Municipal Authority Meeting

7:00 PM
Meeting begins at 7:00 p.m. at the Municipal Building, 1499 Spring Garden Drive, Middletown, PA.

Tuesday, October 23

Climate Change and Penn's Woods: What Does the Future Hold?

7:00 PM
As the climate changes, plants and animals have three options: adapt, move, or die. This is already beginning to happen in many places across the globe, including here in Pennsylvania. Greg Czarnecki, climate change and research coordinator for the …

Wednesday, October 24

Dauphin County Board of Commissioners Workshop Meeting

10:00 AM
All meeting will begin at 10:00 a.m. and will be held in the Commissioners' Hearing Room, Fourth Floor, Dauphin County Administration Building, 2 South Second Street, Harrisburg, PA for the purpose …

Contaminated Without Consent Lecture by Dr. Sandra Steingraber

7:00 PM
Dr. Sandra Steingraber, biologist, mother, cancer survivor, and author of Loving Downstream will present a special lecture entitled "Contaminated Without Consent: the Scientific Case Against Fracking …

Lower Swatara Township Zoning Hearing Board Meeting

7:00 PM
Meeting begins at 7:00 p.m. at the Municipal Building, 1499 Spring Garden Drive, Middletown, PA.

Middletown Planning Commission Meeting

7:00 PM
All meetings will be held at 7:00 p.m. in Council Chambers, 2nd floor, Middletown Borough Hall, 60 West Emaus Street, Middletown, PA 17057

Thursday, October 25

Fager Finkenbinder presents Lunch & Learn

5:00 PM
Celebrating Life's Journey with a free lunch & learn event at Alfred's Victorian in Middletown. Topics of discussion include burial, creamation, veterans benefits and pre-planning. Call 717-944-7413 …

Trick or Treat at the Press & Journal

6:00 PM
Stop by the Press & Journal office to show off your costumes and have your picture taken for the newspaper. There is candy too.

Lower Swatara Township Planning Commission Meeting

7:00 PM
Meeting begins at 7:00 p.m. at the Municipal Building, 1499 Spring Garden Drive, Middletown, PA.

Friday, October 26

Online Science Fiction Book Club

12:00 AM
Science Fiction Book Club is an online book club on Facebook. Each month the members vote on which science fiction novel to read and discuss with a weekly discussion question posted every Friday.

Susquehanna Area Regional Airport Authority Committee Meeting

8:00 AM
The Committee meetings of the Susquehanna Area Regional Airport Authority will meet at 8:00 a.m. beginning with the Airport Operations Committee meeting and followed by the Executive Committee …

Edible Book Contest

1:00 PM
Friday, October 26, the Hershey Public Library will hold its second Edible Book Contest. Design an edible creation based on the wonderful world of books! National Friends of the Library Week is October 21 to 27. Please join us on Friday, October 26 …

Halloween Bingo

5:30 PM
Bingo starts at 7:00 p.m.; doors open at 5:30 p.m. Tickets are $10 in advance; $15 at door which includes buffet diner. Bingo cards sold separately. There is a costume contest with prizes, door …

Middletown Blue Raider Football Game vs Palmyra

7:00 PM
It's Senior Night and Seven Sorrows Family Night at War Memorial Field for the Middletown Blue Raiders football game against Palmyra. Wear your pink!

Contra Dancing at The Event Place

8:00 PM
Dance, dance, dance the night away at The Event Place. Have fun moving your feet to the beat. Dancing starts at 8:00 p.m. until 11:00 p.m.

Saturday, October 27

Chicken Bar-B-Q at Londonderry Fire Company

10:00 AM
All you can eat Fish Fry begins at 5:00 until 8:00 p.m. at Londonderry Fire Company, 2655 Foxianna Rd. in Middletown. Check out Facebook page for many other menu items available. Get take out by …

Bingo Blast

5:00 PM
Doors open at 5:00 p.m.; Bingo begins at 7:00 p.m. at Hummelstown Fire Company with a $1,000 jackpot, 16-$50 payout games and 4-$75 payout games.

October 21 — 27, 2018