Adams County

HGAC’s Ham and Bean Soup and Pig Roast fundraiser is Saturday, May 18, during the Gettysburg Outdoor Antiques Show. The soup, which will be slow cooking all day in large cast iron kettles, will be ready to serve around 11 a.m.; also, roasted pulled pork sandwiches for sale. Call Anne Zabawa (717)339-9047 to place orders ahead of time. Leave your name, phone number and pick-up time. For more information, visit


TOPS 1076 meets each Thursday at St. John’s Lutheran Church, Abbottstown. Weigh-ins at 9:15 a.m. Meeting at 10 a.m. Call 717-637-9062 for information.


Join Ye Olde Sulphur Spa Historical Society at their Spring Spectacular fund raiser on Sunday, May 19, at 2 p.m. at the Gettysburg Community Theatre. Tickets for “Nunsense II” can be obtained by calling 717-528-4869.


Adams County Farmers Market Association will hold its first market of the season Saturday, May 18, from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Gettysburg Transit Center, 103 Carlisle St.


Join the Physical Fitness Task Force of Healthy Adams County for a Walking Party and Children’s Day today at the Eisenhower Farm. Walk is two miles, paved and gravel roads, a little hilly. Registration is from 4:45 – 6:15 p.m. Walks are free. Call 717-337-4137 or check the Healthy Adams County Facebook page for cancellations.


The Fairfield group of Alcoholics Anonymous meets today at 8 p.m. at St. John’s Lutheran Church, 13 Main St.


A dance will be held Wednesday, from 6:30 to 9:30 p.m. at the Village Hall, located on Main Street.


The Fairfield Fire and EMS holds bingo every Thursday at the smoke-free dining hall. Doors open at 5:30 p.m. Bingo starts at 6:45 p.m., with three early-bird games.


The Gettysburg group of Alcoholics Anonymous meets today at noon at St. James Lutheran Church, located at the corner of Stratton and York streets.


Gettysburg High School Class of 1950 will meet at noon today at Ventura’s Restaurant in Fairfield, for lunch.


Gettysburg VFW Post 15 is open to the public Thursdays (Burger Night) from 4 to 8 p.m. and Fridays from 5 to 8 p.m. This weeks’ Friday Night Special is steak night with an 8 oz. NY strip steak with baked potato, side salad, roll/butter and dessert. Also open to the public Wednesdays for call-in to-go wings and tacos only. Call 717-334-4614.


A support meeting for families and friends affected by substance use disorders and addiction is held every second and fourth Thursday from 6:30 to 8 p.m. at St. Mark Lutheran Church. Enter by Willow Street, the red door entrance. Visit, or call 717-968-3083.


Bake Yard and Rummage Sale at St. John’s UCC on Saturday, May 18, from 7 a.m. to 1 p.m. Breakfast and lunch sandwiches available.

New Oxford

Local resident and railroad enthusiast Edward Horvath will offer a presentation on the Maryland and Pennsylvania Railroad, referred to as the “Ma & Pa,” at the New Oxford Historical Society meeting on Thursday, May 16, at 7:30 p.m. the New Oxford United Hook & Ladder Co. #33 Firehall, 21 N. Bolton St. The event is free and open to the public.


Al-Anon, Adult Children of Alcoholics, meets every Sunday at 7 p.m. at St. Mary’s Lutheran Church, Silver Run, Md.

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