Cornerstone Pregnancy Services
Cornerstone Pregnancy Care Services, a non-profit pregnancy care service, has welcomed four new members to their Board of Directors, Mrs. Terry Merget of Coatesville; Mr. Joe Watson (Board Treasurer) of Kinzers; and Mr. Adrian Young of Lititz. Mrs. Beth Mellinger (board president) of Lancaster; Mr. Jeff Campbell of Paradise; Dr. David Abbott of Quarryville; and Mrs. Jewell Shivery (board vice president) of Christiana are also board members.
Cornerstone Pregnancy Care Services has three locations to serve men, women and teens who find themselves in an unplanned pregnancy situation. Gap Women's Center located at 5287 Lincoln Hwy, Gap; Oxford Women's Clinic (limited OB ultrasound), 45 Lancaster Avenue, Oxford and for campus students only Lincoln University. Their services include free pregnancy testing and ultrasound, post-abortion counseling, sexual integrity program, adoption education, childbirth instruction and more.
Identifying Indian Artifacts
The Historical Society of Salisbury Township presents "How to Hunt for and Identify Indian Artifacts" by Bob Summers. It will be held on April 20 at 7:30 p.m. at the Salisbury Township Municipal Building, 5581 Old Philadelphia Pike, Gap. Bring your Indian artifacts for identification.
Egg Hunt and Peanut Scramble
Atglen Public Library will hold its 10th Annual Egg Hunt and Peanut Scramble on Saturday, April 8, at 2 p.m. at Atglen Park. Please register upon arrival and look for your child's age group. For children ages 2 to 9. This is a free program of the Atglen Public Library. For more information, contact Bridget Weaver at 610-593-6848.
Program for Youngest Readers
Atglen Public Library will host "Raise A Reader" at the library on April 7, 14, 21, 28 from 11 to 11:30 a.m. Raise A Reader is a lap-sit program for infants ages 0-23 months and their parents or caregivers designed to give adults the skills to foster language development in their children. The program is free, but advanced registration is required. For more information, contact the library at 610-593-6848.
Oldies concert slated
Cochranville Fire Company presents "The Fabulous Hubcaps" in concert at Octorara High School, Route 41 and Highland Road, Atglen, on Friday, May 19. Doors open at 7 p.m.; the concert begins at 8 p.m. Tickets are $20. Contact 610-593-5800 or see any member. VISA, MasterCard, American Express and Discover accepted for advance ticket sales. For group sales or to become one of our sponsors call Dennis Keenan at 610-637-7040. The Fabulous Hubcaps is one of the countries most sought after oldies bands. Visit their Web site at www.thehubcaps.com. Proceeds benefit Cochranville Fire Company.
Chicken barbecue set
Cochranville Fire Company will host a chicken barbecue on Saturday, April 8, beginning at 1 p.m. You can eat-in at the fire station, 3135 Limestone Road, or take-out. Meal consists of half-chick, potato salad, applesauce, roll and butter and drink. Delicious desserts will be available. For additional information call 610-593-5800.
Parent/Child Workshop set
The Parent/Child Workshop will be held Wednesday, May 3 to 31, from 10:30 to 11:45 a.m. at the Parkesburg Library Children's Room. It is a five-week session for parents and their children ages 18-36 months. Registration is required and begins April 3. Call the library at 610-857-5165 for information.
AARP Driver Safety Program
AARP Driver Safety Program, sponsored by the Parkesburg Library, will be held on May 11 and 12 from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Call 610-857-5165 for more information.
Support Group offered
A self-help group struggling with stress, tension, anxiety, panic, depression, fatigue, sleep problems, worry, angel, fears, helplessness, hopelessness, and other related conditions. Recovery, Inc. is a non-profit organization. No fee required. For more information, contact Recovery, Inc. at 215-332-0722.
Lyme Disease support meeting to be held
The Lyme Disease Assn. of Southeastern PA will hold a support and discussion meeting at 7 p.m. on Wednesday, April 19, at the Kennett Friends Meeting House, Route 82, Kennett Square. The speaker will be Tom Taylor, a myofascial release therapist, speaking about using myofascial release therapy on Lyme Disease patients. For more information, contact 610-388-7333 or the web site, http://www.lymepa.org/index.html.