June 27 Community Calendar | Community News
Church Women United will meet on Wednesday, July 6, at 11:30 a.m. at the Gettysburg Brethren Church, 1710 Biglerville Road. Suzanne Landis will talk about “Women Power-Let Their Light Shine”. Bring a lunch bag; drinks will be offered.
Adams County nonprofit organizations interested in participating in the Adams County Community Foundation Giving Night on November 3 are encouraged to apply by June 27. Details and application available at www.ACCFGivingSpree.org.
The Adams County Farmer’s Market, 108 N. Stratton St., Gettysburg, is open Saturdays from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. through October with free parking accessible from North Stratton Street.
The Biglerville Garden Club will meet July 5 at 5:30 p.m. at the Harbaugh-Thomas Library. The guest speaker will be artist Annette Ehly who will present a visual tour of her weaver’s garden and offer tips for growing plants suitable for the production of natural dyes and fibers. For more information on the Biglerville Garden Club, call Sue at 267-322-1521.
The Fairfield Group of Alcoholics Anonymous meets Wednesdays at 7 p.m. at 201 W. Main St. This is a closed meeting.
New members are invited to join a group of Mah Jongg players who meet Mondays at noon at the YWCA on Fairfield Road. Experienced and/or novice players are welcome.
The annual Friends of the Adams County Library System Summer Book Sale is held July 28-30, at Redding’s Auction Service, 1085 Table Rock Road, 9 a.m.-7 p.m. Thursday and Friday and 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday. Five free books per participating child. Special for teachers Fridays only, 15 free classroom-appropriate books per teacher. Saturday $5 per bag sale, buy two get one free. Food truck available for breakfast and lunch Thursday and Friday.
The Gettysburg Walking Club will meet at E. Eugene Myers Community Park, 201 W. Lincoln Ave., Emmitsburg, Md., to walk on Tuesday, June 28 at 10 a.m. Head to the first parking lot near the playground for a nature walk and then a city walk to see the 11 historic roadside exhibits. Everyone is welcome. For more information, call 717-339-9389.