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Sertoma Saturday & WJTL Talent Challenge Info

May 15th, 2015 No comments

Join us this Saturday for the 62nd Annual Sertoma Chicken Barbecue.

Once again this year WJTL will be featuring performances on The Weaver’s Garage Stage. We will be located between the Pond and the Tennis Courts in the little grove of trees at the same spot we’ve been for the past several years.


9am-noon – Lisa and Kids Cookie Break Broadcasting Live

Weaver’s Garage Stage Schedule

noon – 12:40p – Rockin’ Thru History with Damien Drago Band
12:45-1:20p – Juan Catorce Band
1:30-2p – The Super Marimbros (last year’s Talent Challenge Winners)

2p-4p – WJTL 9th Annual Talent Challenge
Oren Martin (Yo-yo-ist)
Under the Sun (4 member group)
Cristabelle Braden (singer/songwriter)
Able (rapper)
Olivia, Grace, & A (singers, “cups”)
Devon Eshleman (guitarist)
Rooted (worship band)
Chandler Miller (cup stacker)
Juliana Schnee (singer/songwriter)
Freedom Lights (folk duo)

4p – Joy Ike


Come out and enjoy some great chicken barbecue, Support Long’s Park, hear some great artists and Vote for your favorite during the WJTL Talent Challenge. We hope to see you there.

** Since this event is outdoors, it is subject to weather and to change. Thanks.


Singer Songwriter Joy Ike will perform with her sister Peace.


Kids Cookie Break Favorite Damien Drago and the Rockin Thru History Band will perform.



Local Favorites The Juan Catorce Band will be at Sertoma this year.

Winning Wednesday: Sertoma Chicken BBQ

May 13th, 2015 No comments

The Sertoma Chicken BBQ is coming up on Saturday, May 16th at Long’s Park in Lancaster! WJTL will broadcast live all day starting with Lisa Landis and the Kids Cookie Break from 9 a.m. – Noon. Then, we’ll have live music and entertainment on the Weaver’s Garage Stage including the 2015 Talent Challenge!

It’s Winning Wednesday and today we’re giving you the chance to call in and win a family 4-pack of dinners!

Each meal includes a half chicken, Herr’s chips, Dole banana, Charles & Alice Applesauce, Pepperidge Farm dinner roll, Hershey’s Twizzlers Candy and Turkey Hill beverage and ice cream! Tune in to WJTL and listen for your time to call! Our number is 717-392-FM90.

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2015 Talent Challenge

May 1st, 2015 21 comments

It’s time for the 2015 WJTL Talent Challenge and we’re on the lookout for talented WJTL listeners–we know you’re out there!  We want to see and hear your talents.  We encourage musicians to enter, but the WJTL Talent Challenge is wide open to any skill that has the potential to impress, entertain or amuse our crowd at Sertoma!  Individual performers and groups may enter.

Ten contestants will be chosen to perform their talent on the Weaver’s Garage Stage at the 60th annual Sertoma Chicken BBQ in Long’s Park in Lancaster on Saturday, May 16th (in the afternoon).  Then, the audience gets to vote on their favorite performer–and we’ll award prizes to the Top 3!  $500 for 1st place, $250 for 2nd place and $100 for 3rd place.

Prizes were made possible by DavCo Advertising, meeting printing and promotional product needs from concept to completion.


Email your .mp3,  movie file or You Tube link to or mail your CD or DVD to WJTL, 1875 Junction Road, Manheim, PA 17545.  (Drop-offs must be during office hours: 9 a.m. – 5 p.m. weekedays.) Be sure to tell us a little about yourself and your talent when you enter and include your contact information in your entry. Contest entry material (including CDs, DVDs, photos, etc.) will not be returned.  There are no age restrictions, but kids under 18 must have their parents’ permission before entering.

The deadline to enter is midnight on Friday, May 01, 2015.  Eddie will be announcing the winners on Thursday, May 07 at 3:05pm during the Drive Home. (Contestants will also be contacted directly by WJTL.)

RULES, etc.:

**Comments left on this blog post will not count as entries.**

**Only one entry per contestant.**

**Past Talent Challenge grand prize winners are not eligible to enter.**

**Review WJTL’s contest rules here.**


May 20th, 2011 No comments


5)Keys for the City Kickoff Concert tonight (Friday, May 20) 5:30p to 8:30p at Lancaster Square. Enjoy the kickoff concert of the Keys for the City exhibit–featuring custom-designed “pianos-to-play” located throughout downtown Lancaster.

4) Freedom Fun Fair, tomorrow (Saturday, May 21) Lebanon Valley Bible Church from 10am-2pm. FREE food, drinks, and games for all ages! LVBC is located on 322 between Fontana and Campbelltown. Rain or shine!
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3) Lancaster Photowalk 2011, tomorrow (Saturday, May 21) beginning at 10am at Penn Square, Lancaster.
The seventh photowalk is a free family-friendly gathering to explore downtown Lancaster. The Photowalk will explore a two mile trek past many interesting visual sights.

2) 28th Annual Kitchen Kettle Rhubarb Festival. Today and Tomorrow (Friday, May 20 & Saturday, May 21) at Kitchen Kettle Village, Ronks. Zany rhubarb fun! The fastest rhubarb cars and the world’s only rhubarb racecar derby. Baking Contest. Rhubarb Stroll (mini parade) featuring costumed characters, musicians, & Rhubarb King & Queen. MORE INFO at

1) 58th ANNUAL SERTOMA CHICKEN BARBECUE – TOMORROW (SATURDAY, May 21) Long’s Park, Lancaster. WJTL Broadcasting Live beginning with KCB 9-noon. Weaver’s Garage Stage – Oceans in Love at noon, Phredd at 1p, Breakfree Crew at 1:45p, WJTL Talent Challenge 2 to 4p, and Steven Courtney and the Suitcase Musicians at 4pm. More info at: