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    Thursday, June 14: 9:00 am Walking, 10:00 am Mosaic Craft, 10:30 am Dice Games 12:30 Pinochle or Bridge. Lunch will be: Meatloaf with gravy, whipped potatoes, green beans, white bread, and banana pudding Friday, June 15: 9:00am Walking, 10:00 am Bible Study or Table Games, 11:00 am Price is Right Game, 5:00pm T.G.I.F. Dinner and Pinochle Party. Lunch will be: Steak Sandwich with onions, peppers and cheese, ranch seasoned potatoes, sandwich roll and fresh melon Monday, June 18: 9:00 am Walking, 9:00am Ladder Golf, 10:00 am Stretch, Strength, and Balance 10:30 Team Trivia with Bob, 12:30 Pinochle, Lunch will be:[Read more...]

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Senior Center activities week of June 21
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Area seniors are invited to participate in any of the following programs held at the Elizabethtown Area Senior Center.  The Senior Center is located in the GEARS Community Center, Elizabethtown and is open Monday through Friday.  Call the center for more information about the activities or to make reservations at 367-7984. The Elizabethtown Area Senior Center is a service of ...[more]

GEARS News June 11
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POUND           World’s first cardio jam session inspired by the infectious, energizing and sweat-dripping fun of playing the drums! Using Ripstix, lightly weighted drumsticks engineered specifically for exercise, POUND transforms drumming into an incredibly effective way of working out. Instead of just listening to music, you become the music in this exhilarating full-body workout that combines cardio, conditioning and strength training ...[more]

Senior Center activities week of June 7
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Area seniors are invited to participate in any of the following programs held at the Elizabethtown Area Senior Center.  The Senior Center is located in the GEARS Community Center, Elizabethtown and is open Monday through Friday.  Call the center for more information about the activities or to make reservations at 367-7984. The Elizabethtown Area Senior Center is a service of ...[more]

Senior Center activities week of May 24
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  Thursday, May 24: 9:00 am Walking, 10:00 am Table Games or Craft, 11:00 am Reminisce- Red Skelton, 12:30 Pinochle or Bridge. Lunch will be: Pasta and meatballs with sauce and parm cheese, green beans, and sliced peaches Friday, May 25: 9:00am Walking, 10:00 am Bible Study or Table Games, 11:00am Town Meeting, 5:00pm T.G.I.F. Dinner and BINGO. Lunch will be: chili ...[more]

GEARS News May 14
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  2018 Camp Ladybug GEARS, in cooperation with the Elizabethtown Area Services for Special Needs, are proud to sponsor this year’s Camp Ladybug. Camp will run Monday-Friday, June 18-July 27 (excluding July 4) from 9 am to 12 noon at the Elizabethtown Area Community Park Pavilion #5. Camp is free to GEARS members ($20 NM). This program is a camp for individuals that ...[more]

Senior Center activities week of May 17
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Area seniors are invited to participate in any of the following programs held at the Elizabethtown Area Senior Center.  The Senior Center is located in the GEARS Community Center, Elizabethtown and is open Monday through Friday.  Call the center for more information about the activities or to make reservations at 367-7984.   The Elizabethtown Area Senior Center is a service of ...[more]

Front Page Image EAHS May students of the month named
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May 8, 2018- Elizabethtown Area High School seniors Lily Oltmans and Nathaniel DeGoede were named the Elizabethtown Rotary Club’s students of month for May. Oltmans and DeGoede were honored for their high academic achievement and extensive involvement in school and community service activities. Oltmans is the daughter of Andrew and Tara Oltmans of Elizabethtown. She has been inducted into the National ...[more]

GEARS News May 7
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 Yoga Classes Offered             Gentle/Beginner Yoga - Learn fundamental yoga postures using safe alignment and modifications, slowly build strength, flexibility and balance. Mind, breathe and body connection are introduced and emphasized. This is a slow and mindful class for any fitness level. Please bring a yoga mat. Ages 14+. Class is on Thursdays, May 31-June 28, from 10:30-11:30 am.             Vinyasa Yoga ...[more]

Senior Center activities week of May 10
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Area seniors are invited to participate in any of the following programs held at the Elizabethtown Area Senior Center.  The Senior Center is located in the GEARS Community Center, Elizabethtown and is open Monday through Friday.  Call the center for more information about the activities or to make reservations at 367-7984. The Elizabethtown Area Senior Center is a service of ...[more]

Senior Center activities week of May 3
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Area seniors are invited to participate in any of the following programs held at the Elizabethtown Area Senior Center.  The Senior Center is located in the GEARS Community Center, Elizabethtown and is open Monday through Friday.  Call the center for more information about the activities or to make reservations at 367-7984.  The Elizabethtown Area Senior Center is a service of ...[more]

    Elizabethtown in the News

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  • Three Policemen Honored for Risking Their Lives to Save Another

  • No Objections Raised to Plans for Completion of Masonic Drive

  • EAHS Graduation Speakers: Don’t Forget Where You Came From, Fight for Your Dreams

  • Local Governments Discuss Emergency Management Plans

  • Multi-Government Meeting Takes on Regional Planning

  • Book Sale to Help Mount Joy Library

  • Bears Blue Baseball Goes 1-2 to Start the Summer Season

  • Season Recap: EAHS Football Keeps Up the Good Work

  • Season Recap: EAHS Girls Volleyball Dominant Despite Postseason Shakiness

  • Lancaster County’s Comprehensive Plan Available for Public Comment

  • Elected Officials Get Briefed on Emergency Management, Other Topics

  • Memorial Day Speaker: ‘The World Remains a Very Dangerous Place … Our Soldiers Are in Harm’s Way’

  • Local Boy Honored in National Contest for Letters to Authors

  • Kiwanis Gives $50K to Improve Elizabethtown Fair Main Stage

  • Masonic Villages Names Chief Financial Officer

  • Tabor Community Services Awarded $125K For Eviction Prevention Program

  • EAHS Softball Exits in First Round of District Playoffs With a Loss to Spring Grove

  • Locker Takes 7th Place in 1,600-Meter Run at PIAA Track and Field Championships

  • EAHS Boys Basketball Assistant Coach Greg Wood Retires After 22 Years

  • School Board Asked for More Bus Service

  • New Nonprofit Group Aims to Help New Park in Mount Joy Township

  • Elizabethtown College Announces New Dual Admission Program

  • College Gets New VP for Student Life

  • Locker Medals Twice, Qualifies for States at the District 3 Track and Field Championships

  • E-Town Rugby Blues Fall to Kiski Valley in Semifinals

  • Ten More EAHS Student-Athletes to Play on College Sports Teams

  • Municipal Leaders Get Update on Fate of Elizabethtown Court

  • Borough Council Listens to Residents Who Don’t Want Parking Removed

  • Smucker Defeats Beiler in GOP Primary for Congress

  • Donegal School District to Hire Second School Resource Officer

  • Mount Joy Borough Residents Protest Mandate to Build Curbs, Sidewalks

  • Marietta Borough Seeks Easement From Railroad for Trail Access

  • Elizabethtown Man Convicted of Tax Fraud Says It Was an Honest Mistake

  • EAHS Seniors Oltmans, DeGoede Named Rotary Students of the Month

  • Locker Wins Two Gold Medals At L-L Track and Field Championships

  • EAHS Softball Wins One, Loses One, Gets Delayed by Weather

  • Boys Volleyball Falls to Garden Spot, Misses L-L League Playoffs

  • E-Town Rugby Blues Headed to Playoffs

  • E-Town Schools Pick New Contractor for Athletic Trainers

  • Five EAHS Students Get ‘Do the Right Thing’ Awards

  • Bear Creek Team Top in STEM Competition

  • Congressman, His GOP Primary Challenger to Face Off in Forum

  • Mount Joy Library’s ‘Miss Jan’ Honored

  • ‘Silver, Wood & Ivory’ Concert Planned at Elizabethtown Church

  • Elizabethtown Fair Offers Six $1,000 Scholarships

  • Rotary Club to Sponsor Charity Golf Event in Lancaster

  • EAHS Softball Loses Twice, Gets a Win Over McCaskey; Geesey Throws a No-Hitter

  • EAHS Boys Track and Field Wins First Meet of the Year; Girls Still Unbeaten

  • Boys Volleyball Goes 2-2; Buckius to Step Down After Season

  • VFW Post to Close Its Building

  • Borough OKs Analysis of Its Real Estate Holdings

  • How Secure Are Elizabethtown’s Public Schools?

  • Andy Breault Named EAHS Head Football Coach

  • Local Man Known for Extensive Travel Has Much More to Do

  • Lentz Finishes Fifth at D3 Diving Championships

  • EAHS Junior 5th at D3 Bowling Championships

  • EAHS Principal Accused of Meddling With Student Newspaper

  • World Day of Prayer Speaker Known for Humanitarian Efforts

  • New Elizabethtown Church Holds Its First Service

  • Teen Charged in Burglary of 16 Guns From Store

  • Dog Adoption Group Announces Plans for New Site

  • Kitchen Fire at School Causes One-Day Closing

  • Mount Joy Twp. Plans Enforcement Action Against Defiant Landlord

  • Possible Mumps Case Reported at Elizabethtown School

  • Elizabethtown School Board Passes Preliminary Budget

  • New Marietta Council Members Take on Duties

  • Mount Joy Firefighter Who Was Injured in Blaze Returns Home

  • Lancaster Man Charged in Elizabethtown Drug Death

  • Elizabethtown College Prexy Strikwerda Plans to Retire After Eight Years

  • West Donegal OKs Enforcement Notice for Timber Villa Gate

  • Elizabethtown Area High School Writers Honored for Excellence

  • Elizabethtown College to Host Symposium on Opioid Epidemic

  • River Trail Gets Many Users, East Donegal Supervisors Learn

  • Mount Joy Fire Injures Firefighter, Displaces Family

  • Police Seek Public’s Help Finding Men Who Stole 17 Guns From Store