Second week of Heritage Christmas gets under way tonight

December 08, 2006|by JENNIFER FITCH

GREENCASTLE, Pa. - The Greencastle-Antrim Chamber of Commerce has said the second week of Heritage Christmas will feature different activities than the first, including carolers, a live radio remote and Dwight Harvey's 3-D Christmas.

Heritage Christmas, which features three Friday nights of holiday events, launched last week. Tonight's festivities span from 6 to 9:30 p.m.

Each Friday night has horse and buggy rides, clowns, bagpipes, Two Nuts & A Bolt, gingerbread cookie decorating and costumed characters in downtown Greencastle. Christmas crafts are made in the office of Franklin Real Estate Services at 9 E. Baltimore St.

Also, on Saturday, the organizing committee will hold a door decorating contest and the First United Methodist Church, 45 N. Washington St., will be hosting a cookie walk from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m.


The Antrim Brethren in Christ Church choir will hold its third annual community Christmas concert with the Shippensburg Orchestra at 7 p.m. Saturday.

There will be a home tour from 1 to 5 p.m. Sunday with five houses and the First Assembly of God Church featured. Tickets are on sale at the Chamber of Commerce. They also will be sold at the Holiday House on the center square Friday evening and 1 to 4 p.m. Sunday.

Children can send letters to Santa Claus using the special mailbox on the center square. No postage is necessary.

Parking is free downtown in December.

For more information, contact the Chamber of Commerce at 717-597-4610 or

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