Rothsville Community Day is Sept. 21

By on July 10, 2019

The 18th annual Rothsville Community Day will be held Saturday, Sept. 21, at Forney Field on Church Street, Rothsville.

The day will kick off at 9:30 a.m. with a 5K Fun Run/Walk sponsored by WellSpan Family & Pediatric Medicine, Rothsville. Registration for the run begins at 9 a.m. at Forney Field. Proceeds from the $10 registration fee will benefit WellSpan’s Prescription for Caring program, which provides assistance for those who cannot afford vital medications.

Free events of the day will include kid’s games and activities, an egg toss, a wheelbarrow race, a three-legged race, and food. The popular helicopter candy drop, sponsored by the Rothsville Ambulance Association, will take place at 10:45 a.m. The barrel train ride and bounce house will also be returning.

In the afternoon, character juggler Chris Ivey will astound attendees with his award winning feats. Door prizes from local businesses will be given away throughout the day.

The event is sponsored by Rothsville area churches (Jerusalem Lutheran, Millport Mennonite, St. Paul’s E.C., and Salem United Methodist), in conjunction with the Rothsville Fire Company and the Rothsville Ambulance Association.
Call 717-733-3787 to learn more.

At Rothsville Community Day, kids will have the chance to explore emergency response vehicles and meet heroes who save lives.

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