Events

Grands & Kids Camp


Our campus is open, inviting and welcoming to everyone! Please visit and participate in the excitement as often as you'd like.

A variety of interesting and engaging events are always happening at Garden Spot Village. Some are exclusively for residents so you have to live here to experience those, however, many are open to the public. Garden Spot Village strives to be a good neighbor; welcoming people of all ages, graciously extending hospitality. Come! Join in all the wonderful things that are happening here.

The Garden Variety is available online here! The Garden Variety is a monthly publication that typically includes "Resident Only" or "Future Resident" events, but it also serves as a window into our community.

 

Click here to read The Garden Variety magazine


May

1 - 31

Congressional Art Show

9:00am - 5:00pm / Main Street Art Gallery

Original pieces of artwork, submitted by high school students from the 16th Congressional District of Pennsylvania, will be on display in the Garden Spot Village Main Street Art Gallery during the month of May. One student’s artwork will be chosen to be hung in the tunnel between the United States Capitol and the Cannon House Office Building.


June

3

Pedal to Preserve

7:00am - 12:00pm / Routes begin and end on campus

Come out and enjoy the day of leisurely riding your bike with family and friends and feel good about helping to preserve Lancaster County's agricultural lands. Marked routes of 6, 20, and 51 miles offer breathtaking views of Lancaster County's pastoral countryside, and feature more than 75 preserved small, family farms! Get all the details and register online: http://www.lancasterfarmlandtrust.org/PedaltoPreserve


17

Garden Spot Village Yard Sale

8:00am - 1:00pm / Garden Spot Village Campus

Annual community-wide sale offers bargains on household items, crafts, books, and more. For residents, guests, and the public.


20

Applecross Golf Tournament

11:00am - 7:00pm / Applecross Country Club

You’re invited to participate in the 19th annual golf tournament. This tournament will be a special day when golfers gather to raise funds for the Garden Spot Village Benevolent Fund to help residents who for reasons beyond their control have exhausted their financial resources. For more information call 717.355.6000.


22

Look & Learn

10:30am - 2:00pm / Garden Spot Village Campus

Learn about life at Garden Spot Village and let the folks who live here show you around the community. Register at http://www.gardenspotvillage.org/look-and-learn/.


23

Paint Nite

6:30pm - 8:30pm / Village Square Park

Come for a great time among friends and return home with a fabulous painting that you created. No artistic ability required. $35 per person includes all art materials, instruction and a Starbucks specialty drink. Class size limited. Adults only. Call 717-355-6000 for more information.


26 - 30

Grands & Kids Camp

9:00am - 9:00pm / Garden Spot Village Campus

The award-winning intergenerational program offers a host of favorite activities to bring back memories and create new ones. This year we are proudly celebrating the 10th year of camp. Open to residents or future residents and their grandchildren. Pick up a brochure at Life Enrichment or click here to view the camp schedule.


27

Servant Stage Youth Theatre “Honk! Jr”

7:00pm - 8:30pm / Outdoor Pavilion

From the duo that wrote the songs and lyrics for the Broadway musical Mary Poppins comes a heartwarming story that is sure to delight audiences of all ages with sparkling wit, unique charm, and memorable score. In collaboration with Servant Stage and Lancaster Bible College’s Summer Musical Theatre Camp, and featuring students age 10 to 18.


July

8

ZoleĀ“ Intergenerational Paint Party

10:30am - 12:30pm / Village Square Park

Come for a great time among friends and return home with a fabulous painting that you created. No artistic ability required. $35 per person includes all art materials, instruction and a Starbucks specialty drink. Class size limited. All ages welcome. Call 717-355-6000 for more information.


18 - 20

Markeplace Vacation Bible School

9:00am - 11:30am / Garden Spot Village Pavilion

Children entering grades 1 through 6 are invited to participate in Vacation Bible School, hosted by Garden Spot Village residents and staff. Children will enjoy music, crafts and Bible stories surrounding the theme "Jesus is My Friend."


21

Piano Concert

2:00pm - 3:00pm / The Chapel

Enjoy a piano performance by one of the many musicians attending the Lancaster International Piano Festival.


25

Servant Stage Youth Theatre “Bye Bye Birdie”

2:00pm - 3:30pm / Outdoor Pavilion

Bye Bye Birdie is one of the most captivating shows of our time. It is a satire crafted with the fondest affection, told through musical theatre classics like Put On A Happy Face, A Lot of Livin' To Do, Kids, The Telephone Hour, and Honestly Sincere. This is the tops in imagination and good old-fashioned fun. This performance is the culmination of our youth summer theatre camp, where students rehearse and perform a full-length student production and participate in daily workshops and masterclasses with a camp staff of experienced theatre professionals. Presented by Servant Stage Company, and in partnership with Lancaster Bible College.


26

Look & Learn

10:30am - 2:00pm / Garden Spot Village Campus

Learn about life at Garden Spot Village and let the folks who live here show you around the community. Register at http://www.gardenspotvillage.org/look-and-learn/.