The 10th Annual Red, White and Blueberry Jamboree will be held on Saturday, May 18, from 10 a.m. until 2 p.m. on the campus of St. John’s Herr Estate, the Luthercare senior living community at 200 Luther Lane, Columbia. The festivities will feature the famous 300-pound blueberry pie as well as a wildlife program from ZooAmerica® North American Wildlife Park. Fun activities will include children’s games and face painting, a balloon artist, a bounce house, music, and a visit from alpacas.
Visitors who bring 10 non-perishable items to “Fill the Bus” with donations to the Columbia Food Bank will receive a free slice of pie from the 300-pound blueberry pie!
Refreshments will be available for purchase, and tours of a senior living apartment, cottage and personal care suite will be available throughout the day. The Jamboree is located at the end of Locust Street, Columbia, in front of the St. John’s Herr Estate Apartment Building. The event is held rain or shine.
Celebrate the start of summer at St. John’s Herr Estate with family, friends and blueberries. Experience the Red, White and Blueberry Jamboree!
For additional information on the Red, White and Blueberry Jamboree, please call 717.449.5988.
Founded in 1949, Luthercare, a social ministry organization affiliated with the Lower Susquehanna Synod of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America and a member of Lutheran Services in America, is a leading provider of independent, personal care and skilled care residences in Lancaster and Lebanon counties. Luthercare operates Luther Acres, a Continuing Care Retirement Community in Lititz, Pa.; Spang Crest, a rehabilitation center, skilled nursing and memory support personal care community in Lebanon, Pa.; and St. John’s Herr Estate, an independent living and personal care community in Columbia, Pa. Additionally, Luthercare operates four PA Keystone Stars-accredited child care and early learning centers in Lancaster, Reamstown, Marietta and Annville. Luthercare, a pioneer in Child Care Programs, also offers a Mentoring Program, which aids home-based child care providers in Lebanon and Lancaster counties.