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Five Fun Free Family Things To Do This Weekend

April 24th, 2015 No comments

Five Fun Free Family Things To Do This Weekend – April 24-26, 2015

5) Young Artist Concert Series featuring West Chester University’s Trombone Ensemble (Sun, Apr 26) 4pm at St. Matthew Lutheran Church, Pleasure Rd, Lancaster. A free will offering will be received. More info: 717 569-0588

4) Pure Hope Coffeehouse tomorrow (Saturday, April 25) from 6:30-10 pm in the Social Room of St. Peter’s Evangelical Lutheran Church in Highspire.  Seasons, the Etown College Saxophone Quartet, and more. The event is a fundraiser for Hope for Justice and Blood-Water Mission. More Info: at the Pure Hope Coffeehouse Facebook Page.

3)  3rd Annual Community Family Fair tomorrow (Saturday, Apr 25) from 1-pm at Conestoga Valley Church of Christ, at The Corner Of Horseshoe & Willow Rd. Bounce houses, a fire truck, games, food and more. More Info:   Cvchurchofchrist.org

2) Manheim Christian Day School Family Fun Day and 39th Annual Auction and Barbecue tonight and tomorrow (Fri & Sat Apr 24 & 25) at the school on Lebanon Rd in Manheim. Helicoptor Candy Drop, Pedal Car Races, Music by “This Way Up”, Bounce House, Train Barrel Rides and More. More Info: http://www.manheimchristian.org/home/auction-schedule/

1) Sahd Salvage Earth Day Reduce, Reuse, Recycle Event tomorrow (Saturday, April 25) 9am-1pm. Over 25 conservation minded vendors to learn from, tour the scrap yard, enter contests and join WJTL’s Kids Cookie Break Broadcasting Live. Bring your aluminum cans. Donations benefit the ministry of WJTL and the Columbia Food Bank. More Info: http://www.recycleyourmetal.com/earth-day/

Win Dinner For 2 from Dutch-Way Family Restaurant

April 24th, 2015 No comments

Every Friday at Noon, it is my pleasure to bring you a Retro-Countdown over the Lunch Break from our 30 year history. It’s called the Friday Time Capsule. Now a special giveaway is coming to the Friday Time Capsule…I’ll give you a chance to win Dinner For 2 at Dutch-Way Family Restaurants in Myerstown, Gap, and Schaefferstown. Dutch-Way Family Restaurants feature breakfast, lunch and dinner buffets including Seafood Night Every Thursday with crab legs, clams, shrimp, baked fish, crab cakes and more.  Click here for more info.

I suggest keeping our phone number on file (717-392-3690) as you tune in Fridays at Noon for your chance to win a gift card for Dinner For 2 at Dutch-Way Family Restaurants!

Junction Center Tent Ticket Giveaways

April 23rd, 2015 No comments

It’s opening week of the Junction Center Tent Season sponsored by Turkey Hill Dairy’s All Natural Gelato!  Stay tuned to WJTL this week because we are celebrating by giving away 60 tickets to see artists like The Choir, Nichole Nordeman, and Burlap to Cashmere live in concert!  Find out what’s coming at TheJunctionCenter.com

Stay tuned to WJTL to find out when it’s time to call! Our number is 717-392-FM90!

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The Arbor Day Tree Giveaway

April 23rd, 2015 6 comments

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In celebration of Arbor Day, WJTL is teaming with Tomlinson Bomberger Lawn Care, Landscape, & Pest Control for the Arbor Day Tree Give Away!

Our winner will select a tree from six varieties, and Tomlinson Bomberger Lawn Care, Landscape, & Pest Control will even plant the tree on their property!

fall tree for WJTL promotionVarieties include:

  • Red Sunset Maple
  • Shademaster Honeylocust
  • Norway Spruce
  • Eastern White Pine
  • Kousa Dogwood
  • Kwanzan Cherry

Deadline to enter is Noon on Thursday, April 23rd.

To enter the Arbor Day Tree Give away with WJTL & Tomlinson Bomberger Lawn Care, Landscape, & Pest Control send your name, address, and phone number to FreeTree@wjtl.com. One name will be chosen at random and we’ll announce the winner on The Get Up and Go Show on Friday, April 24th.

CONTEST RULES:
*You must not have won from WJTL in the past 30 days in order to be eligible.
*Winners must live in the United States; prize cannot be shipped to a P.O. Box.

2015 Talent Challenge

April 22nd, 2015 12 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.  www.davcoadvertising.com/

HOW TO ENTER:

Email your .mp3,  movie file or You Tube link to talent@wjtl.com 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.  We’ll announce the 10 contestants on the air during the 5:00 p.m. hour on Wednesday, May 6, 2015. (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.**

Winning Wednesday: MCDS Auction Food

April 22nd, 2015 No comments

Manheim Christian Day School’s 39th Annual Benefit Auction & Family Fun Days is happening this Friday and Saturday! It features a multi-location chicken BBQ, kids’ activities, a country breakfast buffet, and a benefit auction! Items up for bids include quilts, gift certificates, artwork from local artists, family fun experiences, and much more! Today is your chance to win a pair of meal tickets for either the Chicken BBQ this Friday evening or the Country Breakfast Buffet on Saturday morning! Stay tuned to WJTL all day today to hear when it’s time to call. Keep our phone number handy: 717-392-3690.

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Five Fun Free Family Things To Do This Weekend

April 17th, 2015 No comments

Five Fun Free Family Things To Do This Weekend – April 17-19, 2015

5) 59th Annual Mennonite Central Committee Pennsylvania Relief Sale tonight 4-9pm and tomorrow beginning at 6:30am(Friday and Saturday April 17 and 18) at the Pennsylvania Farm Show Complex in Harrisburg. Handmade quilts, furniture, original artwork and much more. Fun activities for children will also be available throughout the sale. The auction benefits the relief efforts of MCC. More Info: MCC.org

4) The Chamber Singers of Lancaster Bible College will perform their last concert of the seasong tomorrow (Saturday, April 18) 7pm at Garden Spot Village.  “Travelers Have Tales to Tell,” is a collection of a cappella masterpieces from both sides of the Atlantic More Info: gardenspotvillage.org

3) An evening full of laughter and joy with the A-Team Talent Show tonight (Friday, April 19) 6pm at Wesley Church in Quarryville. The A-Team Performers have all overcome physical and mental challenges and want to share their love, laughter and God’s overcoming Grace. More Info: 717-529-0904

2) Landis Valley Village and Farm Museum Spring Benefit Auction tomorrow (Saturday, April 18) Preview and silent auction begin at 4pm.  Live auction begins at 5:30pm. Heirloom-quality handcrafted items:  artwork, toys, collectibles, jewelry, and more—as well as many other unique objects and services will be auctioned off at this annual sale to benefit Landis Valley’s programming. More Info: http://www.landisvalleymuseum.org

1) Barnstormers Free Fanfest tomorrow (Saturday, April 18) beginning at noon at Clipper Magazine Stadium. Barnstormer mascot Cylo will be joined by Hershey Bar and Turkey Hilda. Activities for the kids include face painting, cookie decorating, lego table and a chance to meet the Barnstormers. At 1pm the Barnstormers and the Blue Crabs will face of for a specail pre-season exhibition game. More Info: lancasterbarnstormers.com  

Lintia’s Gift Card Giveaway

April 17th, 2015 No comments

Lintia’s Restaurant and Bakery in Manheim is celebrating the grand re-opening of their Ice Cream Shoppe this weekend, April 17th thru 19th featuring Kreider’s Ice Cream. Activities include prizes, kids’ Build-Your-Own-Sundaes, special ice cream treats, free samples, and special appearances by Rosie the Cow! Today you’ll have the chance to win a $20 gift card from Lintia’s Restaurant & Bakery in celebration of their Ice Cream Shoppe Grand Re-Opening this weekend. Keep listening to WJTL for your cue to call and keep our number close! 717-392-3690!

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The Choir Giveaways

April 16th, 2015 No comments

The Choir will give fans a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to celebrate the 25th anniversary of their landmark album, Circle Slide. The milestone is being marked with a unique tour experience featuring the seminal album played live and electric in its entirety. They will be joined by Michael Roe of the 77s. You can see them in concert this Tuesday at 7:00 p.m. at The Junction Center Tent! Today (April 16 2015) you’ll have the opportunity to win a pair of tickets for The Choir live in concert. Tune in and listen for your cue to call. Keep our number close: 717-392-FM90!

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Winning Wednesday: Chonda Pierce

April 15th, 2015 2 comments

Award-winning Christian comedian and author Chonda Pierce is coming to the WJTL listening area! She’ll be performing Saturday April 25th at 7 p.m. at Calvary Church in Lancaster. It’s Winning Wednesday and today you’ll be given the chance to win a pair of tickets to the show and maybe a DVD as well! Keep our number handy and stay tuned to find out when it’s time to call in and win! (717-392-3690)

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Five Fun Free Family Things To Do This Weekend

April 10th, 2015 No comments

Five Fun Free Family Things To Do This Weekend – April 10-12, 2015

5 -Starlight Tea Presents Principally Harps, tomorrow (Saturday, April 11) at 7pm at Lancaster Church of the Brethren, Sunset Ave in Lancaster. Principally Harps are duo harpists, Mindy Cutcher and Janet Witman blending the virtuosity of two of America’s finest harpists. More Info: lancob.org

4 – Stand Up For Mental Health Comedy Show, tonight (Friday, April 10) 7:30 pm, at York College of Pennsylvania, Waldner performing Arts Center in York. featuring David Granirer is a counselor, stand-up comic, mental health keynote speaker and author. He also has a Stand Up for Mental Health program, teaching stand-up comedy to people with mental illness. The event will also feature a group of York County comics that David has trained. More Info:  http://smhcomedyshow.eventbrite.com

3 – Lancaster Christian singer/songwriter Lindsay Graham will be at Emmaus Road Cafe tomorrow ( Saturday, April 11), at 7pm  Admission is free. The cafe is located at 1886 Lincoln Highway East in Lancaster.  More Info: 717-478-3672.

2 – A Civil War 150 Year Commemoration Concert by Dearest Home – an ensemlbe of Civil War Music Re-enactors tonight (Friday, April 10) 7:30pm at St. Edward’s Episcopal church, Harrisburg Pike, Lancaster.  More info: dearesthome.com

1 – Aaron Gillespie in concert at Lancaster Evangelical Free Church in Lititz, along with RESET Movement speaker, Josh Brewer and Local Worship Leader Stuart Young. Sunday (April 12)  Doors open at 6:15 pm. The concert is FREE, but free will donations will be accepted. Sponsored by Crossover Student Ministries.  More Info: http://www.lefc.net/