News Releases

St. John’s Herr Estate Celebrates Christmas with a Special Dine & Discover

Start the celebration of the Christmas season with a special event at St. John’s Herr Estate, 200 Luther Lane, Columbia, PA. On Wednesday, December 7, from 11:30 am to 2 pm, St. John's Herr Estate is hosting a Dine & Discover on the Origins of Christmas Carols.


Luther Acres Holds Annual Holiday Bazaar

Luther Acres, Lititz, a Luthercare retirement community, is hosting their annual Holiday Bazaar, Friday, November 18, 6:30-9 pm and Saturday, November 19, from 8 am until 1 pm.  This year the Bazaar is in the new Towne Center on the Luther Acres Campus, St. Luke Drive, Lititz. In conjunction with the Bazaar, there is a Pancake and Sausage Breakfast in the Katy's Grill, Saturday, November 19, from 7 am until 10 am hosted by the Friends of Luther Acres. Available for purchase are $3 or $5 stacks.


St. John’s Herr Estate Celebrates Veterans with a Dine & Discover

In honor of Veteran’s Day and the men and women who served our country, St. John’s Herr Estate, 200 Luther Lane, Columbia, PA, is hosting a seminar on Veteran’s Aid and Attendance Benefits on Thursday, November 10, from 8 am to 10 am. Master Sergeant Daniel Tooth, Director of Veteran’s Affairs in Lancaster County, will explain how these benefits can assist veterans and their surviving spouses in supplementing their healthcare expenses. Breakfast will be served.


Luther Acres Dedicates New Towne Center

New Towne CenterOn Thursday, October 13, 2011 at 2 pm, local government officials, team members, residents, family and friends attended the Dedication of the Luther Acres Towne Center, 600 East Main Street, Lititz, PA and celebrated the completion of the year-long construction project.


Red, White and Blueberry Jamboree at St. John’s Herr Estate with a 300 lb Blueberry Pie

The 2nd Annual Red, White and Blueberry Jamboree is on Saturday, June 18, from 10 am - 2 pm on the St. John’s Herr Estate (a Luthercare community) campus, 200 Luther Lane, Columbia.  Again, this year, featured is a 300-pound blueberry pie. Also available are hot dogs, chips and a drink. There will be games for children, face painting, dunk tank and music. The Jamboree is located at the end of Locust Street, Columbia, in front of the St. John’s Herr Estate Apartments, rain or shine.


Annual Strawberry Festival to be held at Luther Acres Campus

The Annual Strawberry Festival is on Saturday, June 11, from 11 am - 1 pm on the Luther Acres campus, 600 East Main Street, Lititz. Strawberries, ice cream and shortcakes are $3.00 each. Friends of Luther Acres will offer hot dogs, chips and a drink for $3.00. The sale is located on the lawn outside the Luther Acres Healthcare Center, rain or shine. Any questions, please call 626.1171.

Celebrate the start of summer with strawberries and fellowship. Remember… you can never eat too many strawberries!


St. John's Herr Estate Celebrates 20th Anniversary in 2011

St. John's Herr Estate pioneer residents from left to right are Ellen Smiley, June Bailey, Elizabeth “Biz” Eppehimer and Roberta Deitz.St. John's Herr Estate, 200 Luther Lane, Columbia, celebrates its 20th Anniversary this year. There are many events planned for the residents, family and staff throughout the year.