April 18 announcements

Dock Mennonite Academy’s grades 9-12 campus will host an All-School Open House on Saturday, April 29 from 12:30 to 3:00 pm. Bring the whole family to explore a place where teachers and staff go beyond expectations to ensure academic success and grow disciples of Christ!  Email admissions@dock.org for more info or go to www.dock.org.


Join others in a public demonstration against the militarized drone base at the Horsham Air Guard Station, Saturday, April 29 from noon to 2:00 pm. Free parking is available at the strip mall in the southwest corner of that intersection. For more information, contact Preston Bush at prestonfredericbush@gmail.com


All are invited to a hymn sing hosted by the Mennonite Heritage Center at historic Frick Meetinghouse, East Orvilla Road, Hatfield, on Sunday, May 7 at 4:00 pm. Singing will be from the 1969 Mennonite Hymnal, and books will be provided. No registration needed. An offering will be taken to support the work of the Mennonite Heritage Center and the preservation of the meetinghouse.


Whether unmarried, divorced, or widowed, being single brings with it unique challenges related to money. Join Everence for “Flying Solo Financially: Singles and Money” to consider practical steps to financial wellness especially for singles. This seminar will be held May 7 at noon (lunch included) at Hopewell Christian Fellowship in Telford. RSVP for the lunch to info@hctelford.com or call 215-721-0834.


The next meeting of MEDA’s Women Empowering Women is Thursday, May 11, 7:00 to 8:30 pm at Harleysville Party Rental.  Join other local women to learn how you can have an impact on the lives of women in third world countries; at the next meeting they’ll talk about the challenges for women  in Myanmar.  For more information or to register, contact Allison Nafziger: 717-560-6546 or anafizer@meda.org.


The Walking Roots Band will perform at Zion Mennonite Church, Saturday, May 27 at 7:00 pm.  This event is free –see the flyer here.


Vacation Bible School week at Deep Run East Mennonite Church is June 19 to 23 from 9:00 am to 12 noon each day. Join them for “Maker Fun Factory: Created by God, Built for a Purpose.  VBS is free, but please register online at deepruneast.org and download medical waiver forms to bring with you on the first day.


Penn Foundation announces their 2017 Autumn Event keynote speaker – Ron Suskind, Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist and best-selling author of Life, Animated.  The event will be held Tuesday, September 26 at Pennridge High School auditorium.  Click here to purchase tickets.