WEST MANCHESTER

Church rummage sale

St. Paul's (Wolf's) will hold its annual rummage sale and soup and sandwich sale from 7 a.m. until 2 p.m. Friday and Saturday at the Wolf's Picnic Grove on Bairs Road, West Manchester Township.

The sale will feature clothing, shoes, jewelry, linens and a book nook. Chicken corn soup by the quart, sandwiches and baked goods will be available for take-out, rain or shine.

For more information, call the church office at 792-0731.

DALLASTOWN

Christmas shopping

The fourth annual Christmas in Dallastown will be held from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday.

Many area businesses are having specials and food. Christ Lutheran Church, Bethlehem United Methodist, St. Joseph Catholic Church and the Dallastown fire hall are hosting vendors and craftsman with one-of-a-kind items. Food will be available at the sites.

The stamping game will be held this year again, and parking at meters is free. Most church sanctuaries will be open to walk through. Attendees can end the day with a turkey dinner, 3 to 6:30 p.m., at St Paul's UCC and bid on silent auction items.

Find information on Facebook under Christmas In Dallastown. Call 244-6626 for more information.

SHREWSBURY

Author at Smith Library

Local author Laura Rudacille will talk about her most recent book, "Invisible Woman," at 10:30 a.m. Saturday at the Paul Smith Library of Southern York County.

Autographed copies of the title, as well as her earlier books, "Here's the Thing" and "Saltwater Cowboy," will be available for purchase. The library is at 80 Constitution Ave. in Shrewsbury.

For more information, call 235-4313 or email dstevens@yorklibraries.org.

CHURCHES

Food sales

---A soup and sandwich lunch, bake sale and used book sale will be held Saturday at Emanuel Lutheran Church, 2650 Freysville Road, Windsor Township, on the corner of Freysville and Windsor Roads, Red Lion. Doors open at 9:30 a.m. Proceeds benefit local charities and nonprofits. Food available includes soup by the bowl: chicken corn, ham bean, and potato; sandwiches: hot chicken, hamburger barbecue or hot dog. Also homemade potato salad, pepper slaw, and dessert and hot and cold drinks. Eat-in or take-out available.

---There will be a turkey, ham and roast beef dinner from 4 to 7 p.m. Saturday at Stewartstown United Methodist Church, 26 S. Main St. Huge, all-you-can-eat buffet with trimmings of mashed potatoes, green beans, corn, stuffing, lettuce salad, fruit salad, rolls, turkey gravy, beef gravy, pie and ice cream. Adults $13, children 6-12 $7, under 6 free. Carry-outs available. For more information, call 993-2507.

---An annual turkey dinner and silent auction will be held 4-7 p.m. Saturday at Lewisberry United Methodist Church, 309 Market St., Lewisberry. The meal will consist of turkey, filling, mashed potatoes, gravy, corn, green beans, cranberry sauce, applesauce, drink and dessert. Adults $10, children 5-12 $5. The silent auction will run during the meal hours. Any questions, call 503-1571.

---St. Paul (Hametown) Lutheran Church, 11894 Susquehanna Trail South, Glen Rock, will host its annual Sunday school ham supper from 3 to 7 p.m. Saturday. Menu will include ham, potatoes, green beans, corn, pepper slaw, red beet eggs, pickles, celery, carrots, rolls and butter, beverages, and cake and pie. The community is invited. Call 235-1841 for more information.

---Tuesday Election Day soup and bake sale at the Cross Roads United Methodist Church, 6881 Church Road in Cross Roads. Chicken corn soup and bake sale items available starting at 8 a.m. until all sold. The soup is $5 a quart with jars furnished. For information, call 993-6961.

---A soup sale will be held by Christ Lutheran Church, 80 S. Main St., Loganville, on Saturday, Nov. 17, in conjunction with Christmastime in Loganville. Chicken corn, ham bean, and vegetable crab soups will be sold. Price is $6 a quart for chicken corn and ham bean soups, and $7 a quart for vegetable crab soup. Deadline for ordering soups is Wednesday, Nov. 7. To assure getting soup, please place orders by calling 428-3523 or 741-0001 on or before Nov. 7.

CHURCHES

Fall festivals

---Trinity United Methodist will host Harvest Fest 2012, a free community festival, from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday. The event will include free food, games, petting zoo, kid's Zumba, door prizes, a pie bake-off and live music. The event will end with the pie bake-off. All bakers are invited to enter a pie in advance by calling the church office or online at www.trinityumnf.org. The community is invited to bring a nonperishable donation for the York County Food Bank. Complete schedule of events: www.trinityumnf.org.

---The annual Fall Fling at Red Lion Zion United Methodist Church will take place from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Saturday at 1155 Felton Road, Red Lion. The event includes a bake sale, yard sale, book nook, home-canned sauerkraut and pickled beets. Food sold includes Zion's famous crab cakes, home-made soups and sandwiches (eat in or take out). For more information, call the church office at 244-2585.

HYMN SING

To benefit Habitat

An ecumenical hymn sing will be held to benefit a York Habitat for Humanity Building on Faith project.

The hymn sing is at 3 p.m. Sunday at Zion United Methodist Church, 1030 Carlisle Road in West Manchester Township.

The event will be led by retired pastor the Rev. Burt Parry, who previously served at First Presbyterian Church in York City. Also participating are Matt Wensel, Zion's organist, and Zion's men's chorus directed by Nathan Trimmer.

A free-will offering will be taken to benefit Habitat's Building on Faith 2013 project of building two homes on South Albemarle Street in York City. More than 50 congregations from around York County are expected to participate in the project.

For information, contact Jim Mummert at 309-4101 or elainenjim@verizon.net. For information about participating in the Habitat's Building on Faith 2013 project, contact Stacey Sharland at 854-6168 ext. 104 or stacey@yorkhabitat.org.

LOW-COST PET CLINIC

Vaccines, microchips

Pet owners can take advantage of a low-cost vaccination and microchipping clinic from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Sunday with Goldheart Golden Retriever Rescue at Tractor Supply, 901 Loucks Road.

Registration begins at 10:30 a.m., and the clinic will run on a first-come, first-served basis. Appointments are not necessary. Vaccines for rabies, distemper and kennel cough are $10, and microchipping costs $25. All dogs should be on short leashes (but not chains) and cats should be in secure pet carriers.

For more information, call 324-8418 or email goldheart@goldheart.org. Animal breeders are not eligible for the clinic.