Perry County Grange
 
West Juniata Parkway & Owl Hollow Road
Millerstown, PA 17062
Phone 717-589-3075
 
  
 
 
 
 

 
 
Calendar of Events

 

Effective December 1, 2014, all events take place in the Millerstown Park Community Building at 110 West Juniata Parkway unless otherwise noted.  (Events shaded in gray have taken place.)

 

 


January 2017

7-14
PA Farm Show - Volunteers help at Milk Shake Booth
13

Grange Fellowship Dinner @ 6:30 p.m. held in social hall of St. John (Barner's) Lutheran Church, Liverpool, RD

Program - Celebrating 500th anniversary of Protestant Reformation

    Speaker - Rev. Sharron Blezard, ELCA Lower Susquehanna Synod Staff
Local churches will be guests and will be invited to provide special music

Social Chair - Linda Byers

14
Snow date for Fellowship Dinner & Reformation Program
16
Executive Committee Meeting @ 6:30 p.m. - Home of Peg Bolton
 

February 2017

11
Grange Potluck Dinner & Game Night at home of Doug Bonsall & Craig Staller, 300 Swatara Street, Dauphin - 5:30 p.m.
20

Executive Committee Meeting @ 6:30 p.m. - Home of Peg Bolton

28
Pomona Grange meeting hosted by Perry Valley
 

March 2017

10

Grange Open House Community Night Fellowship Dinner @ 6:30 p.m.

Presentation of Community Citizen Award

Business Sponsor Recognition

Social Chairs - Peg Bolton & Doug Bonsall

20
Executive Committee Meeting @ 6:30 p.m. - Home of Peg Bolton
31
FFA-Grange Joint Service Project - "Spike Out Hunger" Event
 

April 2017

17
Executive Committee Meeting @ 6:30 p.m. - Home of Peg Bolton

21

Grange Business Meeting (NOTE CHANGE OF DATE TO AVOID EASTER)
Dessert receptions begins
@ 6:30 p.m.

Program - Visit to Russia by Tom & Carol Eckenrode

Social Chair - Krista Pontius

 

May 2017

  Service Project - High School Awards Presentation
5

Grange Business Meeting
Dessert receptions begins
@ 6:30 p.m.

Program - Chesapeake Bay Watershed Project

Social Chair - Natalie Fritz

7
Grange serves lunches at Fort Hunter Garden Faire
15
Executive Committee Meeting @ 6:30 p.m. - Home of Peg Bolton
24
FFA-Grange Joint Service Project - "Enviro-Go" Day at Millersteown Community Park for 4th grade students from Newport & Greenwood Schools
 

June 2017

 

Grange Project - Purchase books for summer reading program in Newport

9

Grange sponsors free performance by Van Wagner - Story Teller at Millerstown Community Park outdoor amphitheater

Social Chair - Carol Rhoades

19
Executive Committee Meeting @ 6:30 p.m. - Home of Peg Bolton
21
Grange serves Fort Hunter Volunteer Picnic
 

July 2017

14

Grange Meeting - Black Family Pavilion @ Millerstown Community Park
Picnic begins
@ 6:30 p.m.

Program - Juniata Canal History/Tour

Social Chair - Cathy Morrison

17
Executive Committee Meeting @ 6:30 p.m. - Home of Peg Bolton
25
Grange provides readers for Newport Public Library
 

August 2017

4
Grange Picnic @ Fort Hunter - Private Tour of New Outdoor Signage (underwritten by $8,000 Grange grant) and Mansion led by Park Director

15-19

Perry County Fair

28
Executive Committee Meeting @ 6:30 p.m. - Home of Peg Bolton
 

September 2017

1
Enter Grange exhibit at Juniata County Fair
10

Remove fair exhibit

15

Grange Meeting - Dessert reception at 6:300 p.m.

Social Chair - Barbara McMillen

Business meeting and draping of the charter

Program - Service Dog for Perry County CHildren & Youth Services

18
Executive Committee Meeting @ 6:30 p.m. - Home of Peg Bolton
23
Cater FFA Blue & Gold Event @ Hunter's Valley Winery
26
Perry Valley hosts Pomona Grange meeting at Park Building
30
Make apple dumplings for Perry County ""Farm to Fork" event
 

October
2017
 

6
Grange volunteers help with Apple Butter Boil preparations at St. John (Barner's) Lutheran Church
16
Executive Committee Meeting @ 6:30 p.m. - Home of Peg Bolton
20-22 State Grange Convention in Scranton, PA
 

November
2017

10

Grange Fellowship Dinner - 6:30 p.m.

Presentation of membership recognition certificates

20
Executive Committee Meeting @ 6:30 p.m. - Home of Peg Bolton
 

December 2017

4
County-Wide Banquet Celebrating the 150th Anniversary of The National Grange - Ranch House Restaurant, Duncannon - advance reservations required
9
Grange serves Miller Family Christmas Banquet
18
Executive Committee Meeting @ 6:30 p.m. - Home of Peg Bolton

 

Additions and changes expected throughout the year.