Old Home Week 2016

39th Triennial Celebration

  August 12, Friday

9:00 am - 8:00 pm

Headquarters Open

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9:00 am - 10:30 am

Morning of Music

First United Methodist Church

45 N Washington St.

There will be music by local musicians and some group singing.  Come enjoy a program of relaxing music.  Sponsored by the Greencastle-Antrim Women's Fellowship.

Janice Bartles and Gloria Stahl, Co-chairs

 

9:00 am - 12:00 pm

Danco Products Open House

Danco Products (Wrecker & Rollback Manufacturer), 411 South Cedar Lane (behind Blue Heron ), is offering public tours of our facility to see our manufacturing process and finished trucks. Open house with tours will be from 9 a.m. - 12 p.m. Children must be accompanied by adults.

Allen Walck

717-5971-7185

 

9:00 am - 12:00 noon

Justice Ventures

Location: The Life Center

Raise awareness of human trafficking and how widespread it is and about combating it.

Jennie Beck, Chair

(717) 494-6659

 

9:00 am - 5:00 pm

Greencastle Area Arts Council

Art Gallery Exhibit

Lilian Besore Memorial Library

Please visit the library to see the work of Nicole Troup.

Lori Facchina

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9:00 am - 5:00 pm

Lions Clubs International Peace Poster Table Display

Lilian S. Besore Memorial Library,

305 East Baltimore Street, Greencastle

Each year, Lions Clubs International hosts a Peace Poster Contest for children ages 11-13 around the world. Greencastle Lions Club is proud to share the winners of the 2015-16 Contest through this tabletop display.

Joann Williams

717-375-2425

 

11:00 am

Public Meeting of Old Home Week Association, Inc Board of Directors

General business session and announcement of officers for the 40th Triennial Celebration 2019

EVERYONE WELCOME TO ATTEND

Rescue Hose Company

842 South Washington Street.

Use entrance on far left.

 

11:00 am - 1:00 pm

Food Truck Friday

Location: First Community Bank of Mercersburg, 821 S Washington Street.

Smokin' D's Roadhouse BBQ, Romeo's Café and Rita's of Hagerstown will be joining us on our south lawn for your enjoyment. Receive one ticket for your choice of a BBQ Slider, Pizza, Zeppollis, 1/2 wrap, mac and cheese, beans, creamy cole slaw or Rita's delicious Italian Ice. Please note: one ticket per person. Additional food items will be available for your purchase. Free soda and popcorn! Photo booth by Speaks DJ! Get ready to smile and have a great time... 11:15 - Enjoy the portrayal of Philip Baer, Founder of Old Home Week, by Greencastle resident Dave Reeder. You won't want to miss this! Won't you please join us?

Michele Ford and Sara Hollinshead, Co-Chairs

 

11:00 am - 2:00 pm

Anna's Paperworks and Studio U Open House

27 Center Square

Enjoy iced tea and lemonade as you browse through our art gallery, Studio U on the Square. The talents of local painters, photographers, pen & ink, and fiber artists will be showcased. Featured will be a painting done by local artist, John Gamble depicting a photo of Peggy Ann Bradnick. Bradnick was kidnapped near Shade Gap, Pennsylvania, on May 11, 1966.

Denise A. Urban, Chair
(717) 597-1583

 

11:30 am

Class of 1962

Land A Lunch (formerly LandisTool Co.)

20 East Sixth St. Waynesboro

Lunch at Land A Lunch, including tour through DL George

Museum,Tool Company history, and Waynesboro Tiger History Room.

Meet at main front entrance.

The Class has decided to open our events to anyone who would desire to attend. Reservations are required, please

contact Bill Shilling for information at 717-762-2469.

 

 

12:00 noon - 4:00 pm

3 vs 3 Basketball Tournament

Greencastle-Antrim High School

Participation is open to any Greencastle-Antrim resident from 6th grade-12th grade. Divisions will be created and based on the number of teams submitted for the tournament. All teams need to report to GAHS beginning at 12:00pm to view the schedule for the day. Please submit a roster of 3-4 members.

Jeremy Barnes, Chair

717-372-9606

 

12:00 Noon - 5:00 pm
Comfort Station

Location: Greencastle Presbyterian Church

 All are invited to stop by for a cool drink of water and a place to rest and relax in the shade. Note: Restrooms are not available.

 

1:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Allison-Antrim Museum Open House

The museum house and 1860s German Bank Barn are air conditioned.  The barn has ADA accessible bathrooms,

365 South Ridge Avenue:

Open House, self-guided tours

Special Exhibits:  “Guns & Roses” – A collection of rare guns made by mid-1800s, Greencastle gunsmith Joshua Yous & wedding gowns (1786 is the earliest) from the museum’s collection and from friends of the museum.   In addition, the late Katty Grosh’s collection of Old Home Week ribbons and programs will be displayed.  See Phillip Baer’s grand piano and tuxedo.

Bonnie Shockey, Chair

greencastlemuseum.org

 

1:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Fun Fair at the Playground

Jerome R. King Playground -

N. Carlisle Street (by the bandshell)

Demonstrations by Karate & Police K-9, fun and games, "Moon Bounce", pony rides, dunking tank, crafts, balloon bending, face painting and refreshments for young people age 2-17.

Nicole Bowser, Chair

717-597-9506 Ext. 202

nbowser@greencastlepa.gov

If raining, activities will take place in the park pavilions.

 

 

5:00 pm

39th Triennial Old Home Week Alumni Banquet

Blue Heron Events Catering,

407 S. Washington Street

5:00 pm - 5:30 pm Reception

5:30 pm - Buffet Dinner , $14.00 per person

RESERVATIONS REQUIRED -

Purchase Tickets at OHW Headquarters

by 10:00 pm Wednesday, August 10

Sponsored by Greencastle-Antrim Education Foundation

Ed Wine, Chair

(717) 597-0200

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5:00 pm

Class of 1960 during the Alumni Banquet

Blue Heron - Special Events Center

Dinner followed by the Military Band Concert and Fireworks at Kaley Field, Greencastle-Antrim High School

Jim Snyder, Chairman

Sue S. Eckstine

(717) 507-2607

 

5:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Class of 1961

John Allison House

Carole Miller Reeder and Bonny Bitner Andrews, Co-Chairs

bonnyandrews@centurylink.net

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7:30 pm - 8:30 pm

Band Concert

The United States Army Field Band Concert Band and Soldiers’ Chorus

Greencastle-Antrim High School Complex

MOVED TO HS AUDITORIUM

300 S. Ridge Avenue

Chairperson(s): Candy Mowen, Brock Bricker

 

9:00 pm

OHW Fireworks

Kaley Field & practice Fields (launched behind primary school)

Dave Kipp (chair), Darryl Crunkelton, Mike Garland

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