Upcoming Events

***Please- note: Events highlighted in Red qualify for prizes as part of the current CWC Dimension!***

ONGOING ACTIVITIES

*NEW ‘Ongoing’ Event Added–  Ongoing, third Monday of each month (except June & July):  Senior ACTS of Adams County (monthly play readings and fellowship), 1:30 – 2:30 pm at the social hall of SpiriTrust Lutheran, 1075 Old Harrisburg Rd., Gettysburg.  This event is FREE and registration is not required.  For questions or further informaiton please contact Virgil Gibson at 717-334-8614 or email virggib@gmail.com.

This is a gathering of adults who enjoy the intellectual stimulation of dramatic reading of plays, poetry and other readings.  Members form ‘casts’ for each performance and select plays from traditional and contemporary authors – recent performances included CATS, The Odd Couple and coming include Blind Date and Tuesdays with Morrie.  After the reading, we have a time of fellowship to discuss the work and get better acquainted.

Ongoing, Monday-Friday: Low-Impact Senior Exercise, 9:30-10:30 am at the Fairfield Senior Center in the Fairfield Fire Hall, 106 Steelman St. Free. No pre-registration required. Sponsored by the Adams County Office of Aging. Info: (717) 334-9296.

Ongoing, Tuesdays & Thursdays: Low-Impact Senior Exercise, 10:30-11 am at the East Berlin Senior Center in the East Berlin Area Community Center, 4th St. & North Ave. Free. No pre-registration required, but donations requested. Sponsored by the Adams County Office of Aging. Info: (717) 334-9296.

Ongoing, Tuesdays & Thursdays: Low-Impact Senior Exercise, 9:30-10 am at the York Springs Senior Center in the Lions’ Club, Main St. Free. No pre-registration required, but donations requested. Sponsored by the Adams County Office of Aging. Info: (717) 334-9296.

Ongoing, first & third Wednesdays: Community Drum Circle, 6:30-7:30 pm at Waldo’s, 17 Lincoln Square, Gettysburg. Everyone welcome, drums and percussion to share. No pre-registration required. Info here.

Ongoing, Saturdays: Informal evening worship service and dinner at St. John’s Evangelical Lutheran Church, 665 St. John’s Rd., Littlestown. Worship at 5:30 pm followed by free dinner. A time for families, singles, the troubled, joyful, lonely, and thankful to come together as a community to grow our faith and share a meal together. Information: 717-359-4825.

SCHEDULED ACTIVITIES

***Please- note: Events highlighted in Red qualify for prizes as part of the current CWC Dimension!***  Current dimension for January – March 2018:  Financial Dimension

First Free YW Day of 2018

Date & Time:  Monday, January 22, 2018 from 4:30 a.m. to 10 p.m. (public pools 8 a.m. to 10 a.m.) located at the YWCA Gettysburg & Adams County, 909 Fairfield Rd., Gettysburg.  

Community members are welcome to enjoy the pool, fitness center and group exercise classes including classes perfect for first timers!  Visit http://www.ywcagettysburg.org for a calss schedule.  Registration is not required.  For questions please call the service desk at 717-334-9171.

 

Credit Score

Date:  Tuesday, February 13, 2018           Time:  12:30 p.m. to 1:30 p.m.
Location:  SCCAP, Inc. (153 N. Stratton Street, Gettysburg, PA)

The credit score class teaches the factors that impact credit score, which factors don’t, how to find out what your credit score is and some tips on how to improve your credit score.

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

*Record CWC attendance on attendance sheet at event and/or self-report at www.adamswellness.org or call 717-337-4137.

 

Poverty Simulation hosted by SCCAP, Inc.

Date:  Tuesday, March 13, 2018                Time:  6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.
Location:  WellSpan Gettysburg Hospital Community Rooms (147 Gettys Street, Gettysburg, PA)

The poverty simulation experience is designed to help participants begin to understand what it might be like to live in a typical low-income family trying to survive from month to month.

Registration is required.  Please visit https://goo.gl/forms/oCmZ2tgdvRtLaXME2 or call 717-337-4137.

For questions email jgastley2@wellspan.org or call 717-337-4137. 

*Record CWC attendance on attendance sheet at event and/or self-report at www.adamswellness.org or call 717-337-4137.

 

Personal Finance Workshop with Beth Freeman, licensed financial advisor with Janney, Montgomery, Scott

Date:  Thursday, March 15 & 22, 2018                       Time:  6:30 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.

Location:  YWCA Gettysburg & Adams County (909 Fairfield Road, Gettysburg, PA)

Objectives:  Develop a clear picture of your current financial situation by reviewing your income, assets, liabilities and evaluating your retirement and estate plan.  Identify your financial weaknesses and build your financial strengths.  Establish a strategy to achieve and maintain your financial goals.

Registration is required.  Please call the YWCA’s front desk at 717-334-9171 beginning February 2018 to register.  Child care provided with reservation.

*Record CWC attendance by self-reporting at www.adamswellness.org or call 717-337-4137.

 

Prepare Taxes with the Adams County Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) Coalition *(for individuals or couples w/earning wages of $54,000 or less)

Beginning January 30, 2018 and held Tuesdays, Thursdays and Saturdays until April 14, 2018.

Appointments required.  For further information including what type of tax forms that can be prepared and/or to make an appointment please call United Way of Adams County at 717-334-5809.

*Record CWC attendance by self-reporting at www.adamswellness.org or call 717-337-4137.