Upcoming Events & Website Resources



Virtual Death Café(s)

Date:  2nd Thursday of each month                            Time:  6:30 p.m. to 8 p.m.

Format: Zoom

Sponsored by the End of Life Committee, an affiliate of Healthy Adams County

Discussion in a safe space, to explore issues about death, dying, life and living and its effects on ourselves and others.  Registration is required.  To register please call 717-337-4137 or email jgastley2@wellspan.org

Winter Fitness Hiking

Date(s); Time(s) & Location(s):  

*Sunday, February 21, 2021 (Gettysburg Rec Park to VA Memorial across Pickett’s Charge Field @ 1:30 p.m.

*Sunday, March 21, 2021 (Copper Run Trail in Michaux State Forrest) @ 1:30p.m.

Join Healthy Adams County’s Physical Fitness Task Force for free (socially distanced with masks) guided winter hikes.  Hikes are open to everyone.  Wear good walking/hiking shoes and bring a bottle of water.  Hikes are held rain or shine (except for severe weather).  Pre-registration is not required.  Call 717-337-4137, email jgastley2@wellspan.org or visit Healthy Adams County’s Facebook page for more details.  Free.

Mindfulness & Stress Reduction Spring Workshop Series

Date(s):  March 14, 2021, March 28, 2021 & April 18, 2021

Time:  1 p.m. to 4 p.m.

The Mindfulness and Stress Reduction courses continue to be presented as a workshop series in 2021.  The three workshops build on each other, so all three are suggested, but they are also designed so that each one can offer value if taken alone.  This free program is funded by Gettysburg Hospital Foundation and facilitated by Julie Falk, Ph.D. 

Registration is required.  Please call 717-337-4137 or email jgastley2@wellspan.org to register or for more information.

11th Annual Virtual Adams County Health Summit Keynote Presentation & Workshop Series

Date(s): Thursday, March 18, 2021

Format:  Zoom

Registration required.  For more information or to register call Healthy Adams County at 717-337-4137 or email jgastley2@wellspan.org.  Free.

Visit these websites for other activities  happening in the community

YWCA Gettysburg & Adams County:  https://www.ywcagettysburg.org/special-events/ & https://www.ywcagettysburg.org/brown-bag-lunch-series-2/

United Way of Adams County:  http://www.uwadams.org/Annual-Events

Adams County Arts Council *(scholarships for classes available)https://adamsarts.org/

Adams County Library:  https://www.adamslibrary.org/

Gettysburg Rec Park:  https://www.gara-recpark.info/

Healthy Adams Bicycle Pedestrian Inc.:  http://habpi.org/pages/organized.php

Destination Gettysburg:  https://www.destinationgettysburg.com/index.asp

Strawberry Hill Nature Preserve:  https://www.strawberryhill.org/

*Under the Horizon:  http://underthehorizon.net/

Gettysburg Community Theatre:  https://www.gettysburgcommunitytheatre.org/

Gettysburg College Sunderman Conservatory:  https://www.gettysburg.edu/academic-programs/sunderman-conservatory/events/

Adams County Penn State Extension:  https://extension.psu.edu/adams-county

Penn Cares:  https://www.penncares.org/

Pine Grove Furnace State Park:  https://www.dcnr.pa.gov/StateParks/FindAPark/PineGroveFurnaceStatePark/Pages/default.aspx#FindUs

East Berlin Community Center:  http://www.ebacc.org/