Posts Tagged ‘Manheim’

Read-a-thon at Manheim Community Library

January 18th, 2023 No comments

Did you know that your local library is largely funded by the support of its community? Manheim Community Library is growing, too, and needs the support of its patrons now more than ever.

During open hours on this special day of reading there will be guest readers throughout the day reading various books on different topics (Line up will be announced as spots are filled) in 15 or 30 minute intervals. Come and listen to a story or two and don’t forget to donate to the library!

Donations can either be made in person or by going to

This is going to be a fun day full of reading you’re not going to want to miss.

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Home on Ferdinand’s 2nd Annual Pie Auction Fundraiser

January 4th, 2023 No comments

The Home on Ferdinand provides transitional housing to women and children who are facing homelessness. We provide a safe place for women to receive individualized support and accountability in order for them to be equipped for self-sustainability. All proceeds from this event will go to the home to help with operating expenses.

Doors open at 5:30 PM
Pie Auction 7PM
Silent Auction 5:30PM-7:30PM
Auntie Anne’s Pretzels and Peters Pork BBQ Dinners will be available for purchase.
No tickets are required for admission to the event. Looking forward to seeing you there!

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Have Yourself a Merry LOCAL Christmas Contest, December 8th-9th, 12th-16th

December 12th, 2022 No comments

WJTL’s Have Yourself A Merry LOCAL Christmas Contest

Be listening this week for the cue to call in.
Just for being the correct caller, you will get to join in our Christmas conversation
and win a $50 gift card from the business/town of the day.

To make the contest even more merry,
correct callers will also be entered into a daily grand prize drawing for a
3 pack of $50 gift cards to local businesses in the town of the day!


Thursday, December 8th – Strasburg
Correct callers will receive a $50 gift card to Casey Jones Restaurant @ The Red Caboose Motel
Our Grand Prize winner will receive a $50 gift card to these businesses in Strasburg!
Agape Café & Grill
Old Mill House Shoppes
Peaceful Valley Furniture & Gifts

Grand Prize Winner: Jeff Haney from Ephrata


Friday, December 9th – Lancaster City
Correct callers will receive a $50 gift card to S. Clyde Weaver at Central Market.
Our Grand Prize winner will receive a $50 gift card to these businesses in Downtown Lancaster!
Gallery Grow
Lancaster Sweet Shoppe 
Tiny Town

Grand Prize Winner: Megan Miller from Strasburg


Monday, December 12th – Ephrata
Correct callers will receive a $50 gift card to Dutch-Way Farm Market.
Our Grand Prize winner will receive a $50 gift card to these businesses in Ephrata!
Good’s Store
Fashion Cents Consignment
Fox Meadows Creamery

Grand Prize Winner: Amy Martin from Newmanstown


Tuesday, December 13th – Quarryville
Correct callers will receive a $50 gift card to Dolce Vita Pizzeria & Grill.
Our Grand Prize winner will receive a $50 gift card to these businesses in Quarryville!
Maplehofe Dairy
Stonehouse Collective
The Daily Grind

Grand Prize Winner: Linda Groff from Peach Bottom


Wednesday, December 14th – Lititz
Correct callers will receive a $50 gift card to Stauffers of Kissel Hill.
Our Grand Prize winner will receive a $50 gift card to these businesses in Lititz!
Pebbles & Lace Boutique
Zig’s Bakery & Cafe

Grand Prize Winner: Judy Strohmaier from Oxford


Thursday, December 15th – Hershey
Correct callers will receive a $50 gift card to ZooAmerica.
Our Grand Prize winner will receive a $50 gift card to these businesses in Hershey!
Adventure Sports
The Hershey Bears
The Hershey Pantry
Grand Prize Winner: Ashely Garrison from Mount Joy


Friday, December 17th – Manheim
Correct callers will receive a $50 gift card to Mill 72.
Our Grand Prize winner will receive a $50 gift card to these businesses in Manheim!
Horst Arts
Prussian Street Arcade
Root’s Country Market

Grand Prize Winner: Dorene Brandt from Manheim


Listen all week for chances to win! Keep our number handy 717-392-3690.
Daily Grand Prize Winners will be announced the following day on The Morning Show.
Stick with WJTL for your chance to make this Christmas merry and local!


*You must not have won from WJTL in the past 30 days in order to be eligible.
*Check out WJTL’s General Contest Rules here.

Christmas Spirit Light Show Giveaways

November 20th, 2017 No comments

The Christmas Spirit Light Show is a mile-long drive-thru Christmas light display featuring an immersive experience for the whole family! There are hundreds of thousands of color-changing lights, all dancing in sequence with Christmas music. It’s open this holiday season at the Manheim Township Community Park. Click here for more information.

Tune in to WJTL all day long on Winning Wednesday, November 22nd, for chances to call in and win Christmas Spirit Light Show passes! (The prize per winner is a pass good for one vehicle.) Keep our number handy: 717-392-3690 (392-FM90). Listen for the DJs’ cues to call in and win.

Five Fun Free Family Things To Do This Weekend

August 7th, 2015 No comments

Five Fun Free Family Things To Do This Weekend – Aug 7-9, 2015

5. Chiques Church of the Brethren Family Fun Event, Sunday (August 9) at the church located Northwest of Manheim by Elizabethtown and Sunnyside Roads.  Children’s games start at 3:30 followed by a free picnic meal for everyone at 5pm.  Gospel group “Set Free” performs at 7pm. A free will offering will be taken. More Info: Chiques

4. Dauphin County Cultural Fest  tonight (Fri. August 7) from 4:30-10pm, 2nd & Market Sts in Center City Harrisburg. The Fest is a free, open air street festival celebrating cultural diversity in Dauphin County. National and local recording artists, ethnic foods, crafts, Kid’s Corner and more. Bring your lawn chairs.  More Info:

3. The Rotary Club of Lititz Craft Show tomorrow (Saturday, August 8) 8am-4pm Held along the first four blocks of  E. Main Street, along three blocks of Broad Street and in Lititz Springs Park. The Craft show features over 700 crafters from the United States and Canada.  More Info:

4. Barry’s Paint Shop Car and Truck Show, tomorrow (Saturday, Aug 8) 10am-3pm, Long Ave, Ephrata. Antique Cars, Muscle Cars, Trucks, Hot Rods, Sport Cars and more. Bouncy House and Barrel Train Rides and Free Ice Cream. Proceeds benefit R.E.A.L. Youth Ministries.

1) The Kids Cookie Break broadcasting live tomorrow (Saturday, August 8) at the Trust Performing Arts Center, 37 North Market Street in Lancaster.  Free KCB goodies, including Chick-Fil-A chocolate chip cookies, door prizes, & song requests.  Plus, Two PHREDD concerts at 10am and 11am. KCB games & the Cookie Car live on location.  And don’t miss Maggie and Ned Bustard’s THE FLOOD exibit at The Trust’s Square Halo Gallery. More Info:

Laugh Your Way at LCBC Giveaways

February 21st, 2014 No comments

You can Laugh Your Way To A Better Marriage with Mark Gungor  at LCBC (click here for details)!  The seminar is happening Friday & Saturday, February 28th & March 1st.

It’s a 2-day marriage event that will:

-Bring positive hope to your marriage

-Help couples better understand each other’s needs

-Rekindle romance in your marriage

Mark’s content and comedic delivery appeals widely to husbands, even those who may typically resist marriage ministry.

LIVE at the LCBC Manheim campus.  717-653-6266

Simulcast Sites: Branch Creek, Ephrata, Harrisburg, Lancaster City and York campuses.

Mark Gungor is one of the most sought-after speakers on marriage and family in the country. Each year thousands of couples attend his Laugh Your Way to a Better Marriage seminars. His take on marriage issues is refreshingly free of both churchy and psychological lingo. Mark is pastor of Celebration Church in Green Bay, WI. He speaks for churches, civic events, and business meetings and is even a speaker for the US Army. Mark has been featured on national broadcasts such as Focus on the Family and ABC News.

Tune in to WJTL Monday-Wednesday (February 24-26) for your chance to win free couple’s registration to the event!  (Good only at the Lancaster City simulcast site.)  Keep us on speed dial: 717-392-3690 (392-FM90) and listen for the DJs’ cues to call in and win!


Kids Cookie Break Fest 2013 – August 31st

August 6th, 2013 14 comments

KCB Fest 2012

You are invited to Kids Cookie Break Fest coming up Saturday, August 31, 2013 at the Junction Center! This year there will be two identical programs;  Morning 10 to 2 and Evening 3 to 7 . Kids Cookie Break Fest is FREE!!!!! However, you do need a ticket! Free tickets will be available for download (while they last) beginning today (August 12th) at 9am.  There will also be boxed lunches available for purchase to enjoy the day of the fest to help offset the cost of this free event.

To order your free ticket to the Morning Program

To order your free ticket to the Evening Program

KCB Fest 2012

We are asking everyone who attend Kids Cookie Break Fest to bring a canned food item to benefit  Hempfield Area Food Pantry and the Manheim Food Bank.

There will be concerts by Slugs & Bugs, Steven Courtney & The Suitcase Musicians, Chip Richter, King’s Strings, and Phredd

PLUS there will be a petting zoo, inflatables by Big Bright Bounces, Firetrucks, Pedal Cars, tours of the WJTL facility, KCB games, prizes and more!

The $5 lunch can be ordered when you reserve your ticket.  It includes a Chick-Fil-A Sandwich and Chocolate Chip Cookie, bag of Herr’s snacks, a bottled water from Turkey Hill, and a piece of fruit

Kids Cookie Break Fest 2013 is Presented by Turkey Hill Dairy’s All Natural Ice Cream and Sponsored in part by Chick-Fil-A, Herrs, Oregon Dairy, Four Seasons Produce, WJTL and Walk in Love.

We hope to see you there!


KCB Fest 2012


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December 8th, 2011 No comments

FRED MCNAUGHTON – A fund has been set up for the Martin family through their church, Life Center Ministries.  16-year old Twin brothers Kyle & Jordan Martin and their 9-year-old sister Joelyn Martin were killed in a crash Tuesday on Route 72 near Mount Hope Road.  Checks should be made payable to Life Center Ministries. Write “blessing fund” in the memo line. Donations can be mailed to Life Center Ministries, 411 South 40th Street, Harrisburg, Pa. 17111.  The Martins are from the Manheim area, have seven siblings, were home-schooled and have attended WJTL events.  Please keep the family and friends of the family in your prayers.


November 20th, 2011 No comments

FRED MCNAUGHTON – Today’s the BIG day. You’re invited to the free Kids Cookie Break Celebration featuring Slugs and Bugs’ Randall Goodgame (“Tractor, Tractor”, “I’m Adopted”) Lisa Landis and the Cookie Eating Challenge and yours truly – Phredd this evening at 6pm at Manheim BIC’s Warehouse 54 auditorium.  The concert is free, seating is limited and is first come first served. We’d love to see you there. Check out all the details at

Directions to Warehouse 54 – 54 North Penryn Rd., Maheim, PA