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BLOOD DRIVE DATES for May (4-29-13)
Here is the latest list of blood collection dates.
The Parish Resource Center (4-29-13)
will begin its summer hours on Tuesday, May 28. The Center will be open Mondays from 3-8 p.m.; Tuesday through Friday, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Stop in to see our new "Resource Hub." Tickets are still available for Spring Song & Story Fest on Saturday, May 11. Lititz-based StoryPartners Brenda Burkholder and David Worth will perform and you will also hear the Lancaster Community Chorus. Event will be held at Church of the Apostles, 1850 Marietta Avenue, Lancaster, from 6:30-8:30 p.m. Call 717-299-9932 or visit go.prctr.org/ssf for more info and tickets.
Camp Donegal (3-9-13)
Looking for a challenging camping experience at Donegal this summer. Pick up a 2013 summer brochure in the Communication Center. If you have any questions, please call the Camp Donegal office at 717-862-3722 or visit them online at www.CampDonegal.org. Don’t forget Camp Donegal will lead worship on March 10, one service at 11:00 a.m. in Fellowship Hall. Camp sign-up will begin that day. Be prepared to bring half the camp fee (checks made payable to Donegal Presbyterian Church), along with your registration form. We’ll take care of the rest.AND remember DaylightSavings Time begins March 10th.
Background Checks for All Who Work With Children (1-27-13)Session approved a motion to provide and/or update criminal background checks (should be updated every 5 years) on all volunteer leaders, teachers, and anyone (18 years and older) working with minors; and to reaffirm/enforce the current policy of 2 adults in every classroom. Each Team Leader is responsible to see that all members of their Team comply. The Church will pay the background check fees of approximately $9.00 each. Teams include would be: Worship, Christian Education, Nursery, Mission Tour.
Donegal Memorial Garden Research Help Needed (10-26-12)
In an effort to complete a project, the Donegal Historians are seeking information from family or friends of those interred in the Donegal Memorial Garden to be placed in a Memory Book. Letters have been sent to those families for whom we were able to secure address information. Below is a list of names for which our research could not produce a contact person. If you can help by providing us with a family member’s name or the name of anyone who might have knowledge of these people, please contact Portia Brian at 717-964-2344 or at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Professor Jerome R. Briggs
Mary Lou (Briggs) Shenk
John Harold Brown
Kathryn Yoder Brown
Joseph S. Fry
Eleanor MacLean Fry
Rita Erskine MacLean
Paul L. Gundel
Florence Huber Gundel
Ian K. Harrower
Ernest Henry Horvath
Trina Hewlett Horvath
Richard A. Snyder
Toylee McClinton Snyder
Rollin C. Steinmetz
Grace E. Steinmetz
Mary C. Wilson
Herbert W. Wilson
The Ultimate Cloth (9-16-12)is now available for sale every Sunday during Fellowship Time as the latest fundraiser (approved by Session) with all proceeds going toward the Building Fund. This is an easy fundraiser in which all of us can participate without spending a lot of time, money, or hard work. (They make great gifts, too-----for hostess, birthday, anniversary, Christmas, any occasion.) The Ultimate Cloth® is washable, bleachable, good for 100’s of uses. We have two sizes available for purchase: Standard size (13.5” x 15.5”)----$6.00 each Supersize Badboy (19.5” x 15.5”)---$9.00 each (good for boats, vehicles, motorcycles, RV’s, etc.) They are available for purchase every Sunday along with the supermarket gift cards. All payable by cash or check (payable to Donegal Presbyterian Church).