Autumn is just around the corner, and St. John’s Herr Estate will host its Annual Fall Fest on Saturday, Sept. 18. The event, which features a huge yard and bake sale, will run from 8:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. at St. John’s Herr Estate, the Luthercare senior living community at 200 Luther Lane, Columbia. Items for sale will include: household goods, jewelry, hand-made items, gently-used books, CDs, and other items. Food, including soup, sandwiches and beverages, will be available to purchase. Tickets for the October 9th Chicken Barbeque will also be available to purchase (for details see separate event listing).
There is plenty of free parking, and the event will be held rain or shine. Attendees are asked to follow all Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) guidance for COVID-19 mitigation measures.
Fall Fest is sponsored by St. John’s Herr Estate’s Residents’ Council. Proceeds from the Council’s fundraisers are donated to local not-for-profit organizations.
For more information, call 717.342.2776.
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 PA Keystone Stars-accredited child care and early learning centers in Marietta, Reamstown 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.