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There are many wonderful opportunities at Garden Spot Village; people are living life to its fullest, seizing opportunties to serve, contribute and make a difference in the local community and around the world. Visit this page often for highlights of the action.


Archived News

Garden Spot Village hosts first Pack-A-Palooza for Operation Christmas Child

October 27, 2014

Garden Spot Village is already feeling the Christmas spirit! Residents, staff and volunteers recently packed more than 100 shoeboxes for needy children around the world through Operation Christmas Child, a project of Samaritan's Purse—thanks to many generous donations from local businesses and professionals. 

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Service of Hope set for Nov. 9 at Garden Spot Village

October 14, 2014

At this year's ELANCO Community Service of Hope, "One Light Still Shines," Marie (Roberts) Monville will share her message of healing and hope after the tragedy at Nickel Mines.

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Find the perfect apple pie at the Fall Festival

October 7, 2014

An apple pie baking contest is a new addition to this year's Garden Spot Village Fall Festival & Country Auction. The Lancaster Intelligencer talks to one of the judges about what makes the perfect pie.

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Mountain View Vision & Design Team designs greeting card for Ten Thousand Villages

October 2, 2014

The Mountain View Vision & Design Team at Garden Spot Village is serving as a product development "think tank" for Ten Thousand Villages, a global fair trade retailer headquartered in nearby Akron, Pa. They are collaborating with a group of artisans in Bangladesh, helping them earn income to feed their families. The team's first effort, a greeting card titled Majestic Fir, is now available. 

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18th Annual Fall Festival & Country Auction set for Oct. 11

September 23, 2014

An apple pie baking contest will a delicious new addition to the festivities at the 18th Annual Garden Spot Village Fall Festival & Country Auction on Saturday, Oct. 11, from 7 a.m. until 3 p.m. Bring the whole family and enjoy the fun, food, live and silent auctions and much more.

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