Mission Aviation Fair

August 21 & 22, 2010 – Mission Aviation Fair at the Smoketown Airport.  The fair features:  Speakers Russ Stendal, Paul Dye & Jim Leamer with Special Guest Steve Saint; Exciting flight demonstrations; I-Tec’s Flying Car, “The Maverick”; Missionary plane & helicopter rides (costs will apply); exhibits; local food and Great Fun!  For more information check out www.missionsfestlancaster.org.

Celebration – Martyr’s Mirror

Lancaster Roots 300 Celebration continues June 7 with the Celebration of the Martyr’s Mirror and its importance to Lancaster’s First Settlers, 7pm at Christian Aid Ministries center in Ephrata.  2010 marks the 350th anniversary of publication of the Martyrs Mirror, influential Dutch book of Anabaptist martyr stories.  For information visit www.LancasterRoots300.org.

Lancaster Family History Conference

May 8 – Annual Lancaster Family History Conference, 8:30am – 4:15pm, at Willow Valley Resort.  Theme is, “Back to Our Roots: Celebrating 300 years of Lancaster County History.”  Keynote speakers are author Jack Brubaker (aka “The Scribbler” of Lancaster New Era newspaper) and historian Steve Nolt.  Check out www.LancasterRoots300.org for more information.

Field Trip: Immigrant Route

September 25 – Field Trip:  The 1710 Immigrant Route from Port to Paradise.   As part of the Lancaster Roots 300 Celebration, a tour following immigrant routes to and from Philadelphia is being offered.  The Tour begins and ends at the 1719 Hans Herr House with guided narration and stops at several 18th century sites; includes a walking tour and colonial lunch at historic tavern in “Old Town” Philadelphia.  For more information go to www.LancasterRoots300.org.

Many Voices Yet One Voice

April 25 – Many Voices Yet One Voice: Program of Music & Drama, 3pm at Theater of the Seventh Sister.    Scenes will be performed from their Lancaster historical drama, “Seed of a Nation,” which incorporates stories of Native Americans, Mennonites, Quakers, African Americans and Scots Irish.  Lancaster Mennonite High School’s Campus Chorale will also be participating.  This is another Lancaster Roots 300 event.  For more information go to www.LancasterRoots300.org.

First Responders Conference

April 23-24, 2010 – Faith Based First Responders Conference will be held at The Worship Center, Lancaster PA 17601.  The Conference is by held by Christ in Action and will equip and prepare you to respond to crises at home, across the nation and around the world.  For more information or to register online visit visit their website at www.christinaction.com or email them at info@christinaction.com.