Community Happenings:

 

Glen Rock Historical Preservation Society

The next meeting of the Glen Rock Historic Preservation Society will be held February 24 at PeoplesBank - 1 Manchester Street - Glen Rock. Doors open at 6:30 with the meeting starting at 7:30. Entrance is at the back of the building beside the fire escape. The program will be a talk on antique tools by Dale Benshoof.

 

The Glen Rock Historic Preservation Society Museum will be open on March 8 from 2 - 4 pm at PeoplesBank - 1 Manchester Street - Glen Rock. Entrance is at the back of the building beside the fire escape.

 

The meeting of the Glen Rock Historic Preservation Society will be held

March 24 at PeoplesBank - 1 Manchester Street - Glen Rock. Doors open at 6:30 with the meeting starting at 7:30. Entrance is at the back of the building beside the fire escape. The program will be a talk on Indian Steps and its founder John Vandersloot who was born in Glen Rock. Program by Donald Linebaugh of the Stewartstown Historical Society.

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Upcoming events:

March 24 – Don Linebaugh – Indian Steps and John Vandersloot

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Meeting cancelation policy is:  

If Southern School District is closed - the meeting is canceled.

If school is just delayed - the meeting will still be held.

 

 

 

Southern York County School District Foundation

Susquehannock High School will host the Southern York County School District’s seventh Annual Battle of the Buildings event Thursday, February 26 at 6:30 p.m., to benefit the SYCSD Foundation Dollars for Scholars Program. The event will feature teams from each of the buildings, who will compete in various relay races and events.

 

The program will be held in the main gymnasium at Susquehannock High School. Doors will open at 5:30 p.m. Tickets may be purchased in advance at any of the schools or at the Administration Office for $5.00 each. Tickets at the door will cost $6.00.   

 

This year’s event will feature two champions – one winner from the elementary schools’ bracket and one from the Administration Building/secondary schools’ bracket. Last year, the teams from Southern Elementary and Susquehannock High Schools won and the event raised more than $4,300 for the SYCSD Foundation Dollars for Scholars Program.  

 

In 2014, 160 awards, worth approximately $100,000 were distributed to 92 seniors residing in the Southern York County School District. In the seven years since the inception of the Battle of the Buildings, the event has raised more than $26,000 for student scholarships.