Lower Paxton Township Arts Council

The mission of the Lower Paxton Township Arts Advisory Council is to promote and support the arts, encourage participation in the arts by people of all ages, and create an environment in which arts experiences are an integral part of community life.

Some activities that the Arts Council has sponsored or conducted include:

  • Community concerts with the Lower Paxton Variety Band;
  • The decoration of trash receptacles for Township parks, a yearly event;
  • Crafts activities for children at the annual Night Out for Public Safety and Christmas Tree Lighting events;
  • Movie nights at the Friendship Center to highlight and discuss classic films;
  • Author Nights in cooperation with the East Shore Area Library and its Friends;
  • Central Dauphin School District's "Life Writes" youth literary arts program.
  • Interested individuals may contact the Arts Council staff liason, Lynn Wuestner, at 657-5635.

Frequently Called Numbers

Main Switchboard
717-657-5600
Police Administration
717-657-5656
Public Works Department
717-657-5615
Sewer Department
717-657-5617
Parks and Recreation
717-657-5635
Supervisor's Voice-Mail
717-724-8327

Office Hours

Municipal Center (Administration, Community Development, & Sewer)
8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

Police Department Records Office
8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.

Public Works Department
6:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.

Sanitary Sewer Operations
6:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.

Friendship Center and the Parks and Recreation Department
Monday to Thursday -  5:30 a.m. to 10 p.m.
Friday - 5:30 a.m. to 9:00 p.m.
Saturday - 7:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m.
Sunday - 12:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m.