- Finally: the Ephrata Brewfest!
- The fallout of 11 MC bomb threats
- Memorial Day Parade
- Second Friday the 13th
- Farmers market opens May 21
- Hello (again), Dolly!
- Kreider Farms opens silo observation tower
- ‘Hello, Dolly!’ opens Thursday at EPAC
- ‘Somewhereville Station’ revisits the 50s and 60s
- Manheim Downtown Development Group will dissolve
Lititz Christian slates carnival, 5K
Lititz Christian School is hosting its annual Eagle Run 5K and Carnival. The 5K will take place at 9 am Saturday, May 3 at Lititz Christian School.
New to the Eagle Run this year a professional timing system, which allows for more accurate timing for each runner. The course will route through both Warwick and Penn Township and is planned to be challenging yet manageable. All participants receive a race t-shirt.
The Carnival and Kid’s Fun Run begins at 10:30 a.m. New to the carnival this year is Laser Tag by Hershey Outdoor Sports. Participants can enjoy, live music from Demaskus Road Band, a Christian rock ensemble from Central PA.
In addition, kids can enjoy pony rides, bouncies, a petting zoo, an art tent, and over 20 different carnival games. There will also be football and basketball throw contests as well as soccer kicks and a dunk tank.
The greater Lancaster community has come together in support of this special event with number of sponsors and donations exceeding previous years. This year, Lititz Christian gives special thanks to their first ever Eagle Level Sponsor: DHF Associates; and their Premier Sponsor: Blaise Alexander Ford of Ephrata. Gold Sponsors to date include: Alden Management Co., Baron Insurance Group, BCF Group, Brooklawn Paving, Cornerstone Family Health, Courtyard, E&S Electric, Meier and Moser Eyecare, Lancaster Bible College, Lancaster Nissan, JB Hostetter and Sons, Ross, Buehler, Falk & Co, Salon Radiance, Weaver Energy, Weaver’s Garage and Triangle Press.
Proceeds from this year’s event go directly to supporting and growing the Lititz Christian School Athletic Department including supplies, programs, uniforms, referees and salaries. Lititz Christian Athletics is a member of the PIAA and has CCAC designated track, volleyball and Basketball teams.
The Eagle Run 5K and Carnival are open to the public. The school is located at 501 W. Lincoln Ave. For more information, to register for the race or to support the events with your time or donations, visit lititzchristian.net.