Events at Garden Spot Village

Summer VBS Kids Program

Retirement Community Events 

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, all of the events listed below are open to the public. Garden Spot Village strives to be a good neighbor by welcoming people of all ages and graciously extending hospitality. We invite you to join in all the wonderful things that are happening here.

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

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


Click here to read The Garden Variety magazine


30 - 2

Shop to Support Ukraine

10:00am - 2:00pm / The Artisan's Corner

When you shop at The Artisan's Corner and choose an item with a blue dot, 80% of your purchase will be donated to Reach Global/Evangelical Free Church of America to support their crisis relief work in Ukraine. Twenty percent of the purchase will be donated to the Garden Spot Village Benevolent Fund. 



Airing of the Quilts

09:00am - 3:00pm / Garden Spot Village Campus and Outdoor Pavilion

Inspired by the pioneer tradition of airing the quilts by hanging them on bushes and trees, the Garden Spot Village Quilters will host an "Airing of the Quilts." Walk, ride or drive through the Garden Spot Village community to view the beautiful quilts that will be displayed around the campus. Stop by the Outdoor Pavilion for a Pop-Up Quilt Sale. Food trucks will also be on hand to offer cold treats and snacks. 


Swipe Out Hunger Community Meal for July

5:30pm - 6:30pm / CrossNet Youth Ministries

Garden Spot Village will partner with CrossNet Ministries to serve a free drive-through community meal at the CrossNet Youth Ministries building on Franklin Street in New Holland. This event is free and open to the public. 


8 - 10

INELDA End of Life Doula Training

1:00pm - 6:00pm / Garden Spot Village Chapel

Garden Spot Village is honored to host End-of-Life Doula Training provided by the International End-of-Life Doula Association (INELDA) Thursday through Saturday, September 8-10, 2022 in the Chapel. Dr. Jamie Eaddy Chism, director of program development and Kris Kington-Barker, director of special programs, will teach the course, which includes over 25 hours of in-person instruction and 12 hours of self-study prior to classroom learning. The classes will tentatively run Thursday, 1-6pm and Friday and Saturday, 8:30am-6pm. The cost for the 3-day course is $650. 40 CEUs are available to nurses for an additional $90. The class size will be limited to 70 people. To register, click here.