Easter Egg Hunt

Event Details: 

The Township's Annual Easter Egg Hunt is on! Get ready snow bunnies! Bring your hats, gloves and boots, oh and don't forget your baskets. The field may be snow covered but that won't stop us. The Easter Egg Hunt will take place at Brightbill Park at 1 pm, with a staggered start beginning with 2-3 year old children.  Please note: Restrooms will be closed.

Thank you to the event sponsors: Ecumenical Retirement Community, The Hershey Company, Texas Roadhouse & Sprint

Christmas Tree Collection

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Waste Management collects Christmas trees during the 2nd and 4th weeks of January.  Christmas Tree collection occurs on the day after trash and recyclables pickup.

Volunteer Appointments

Event Details: 

Lower Paxton Township has vacancies on boards and commissions.
Residents who are interested in volunteering can send
an application to the Municipal Center, attention to the Board of
Supervisors. The application for appointment form is available
on this website under Resource Page, Forms and Applications.

TOPS (Take Off Pounds Sensibly)

Event Details: 

TOPS (Take Off Pounds Sensibly), Chapter #609, meets every Friday at Colonial Park United Church of Christ, 5000 Devonshire Road, at 10:30 am.  Call 599-5660 or 558-8119 for more information.  A second TOPS chapter meets every Wednesday at St. Thomas United Church of Christ, 6490 Linglestown Road.  For more information, call 564-0925 or 545-8097. Meetings begin at 9:30 a.m.  A 3rd Chapter meets from 6:30 to 7:30 pm, Tuesdays at Cross Points United Methodist Church, 430 Colonial Road, Harrisburg, PA., Room 214. Call Kim Anderson at 774-3312.

Soroptimist of Harrisburg East

Event Details: 

Soroptimist of Harrisburg East is an international women’s service organization and is open to all women.  The Club meets the third Tuesday of each month, beginning at 6:30 p.m., September through June, at Perkin’s Restaurant.  For more information contact Shirley Cleaver at


Soroptimist International of Harrisburg

Event Details: 

Soroptimist International of Harrisburg, a professional and business women’s club, meets on the third Tuesday, September through June, beginning at 6:30 p.m., at the Giant Community Center, Linglestown Road.  For membership information contact Alice Lubrecht at


Rotary Club of Colonial Park

Event Details: 

Rotary Club of Colonial Park meets every Wednesday, beginning at 12:15 p.m., at the Best Western Premier, 800 East Park Drive.  For more information contact


Penn Harris Toastmasters

Event Details: 

Penn Harris Toastmasters meet the first and third Wednesdays of each month, from 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m., at the East Shore branch of the Dauphin County Library behind the Colonial Park Mall.   Call 763-8200 for more information or visit

Lower Paxton Lioness Club

Event Details: 

Lower Paxton Lioness Club meets the third Monday of the month, beginning at 6:00 p.m., at the Best Western Premiere on East Park Drive, Harrisburg, PA. For more information call Barb Leedy at 469-0559.

Lower Paxton Township Lions Club

Event Details: 

The Lower Paxton Township Lions Club meets each month on the second and fourth Tuesdays, beginning at 6:30 p.m. at the Anerican Legion Post 272, 505 N. Mountain Road, Harrisburg, PA.


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