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Jun 05

First Friday – Gettysburg Style!

Come to Gettysburg the First Friday of every month for special events, discounts and more! Be sure to look for the First Friday flags that signify participating businesses.

Visit us online for details and links to participating businesses.

May 1st: Virtual First Friday
Support local businesses by shopping online. Click the link for more details.

June 5th: Summer Solstice: Recycle/Reuse/Repurpose
Awareness of Gettysburg Green Gathering/Land Conservancy

July 3rd: Take Me Out To The Ballgame Olde Tyme Base Ball
Collection for Gettysburg Fire Department
GARMA Members will be collecting water donations for the Gettysburg Area Fire Department. All water donations can be dropped-off directly to the Gettysburg fire Department during the month of July.

August 7th: Everybody Comes Together to Support Education
Awareness of United Way Back to School
The United Way of Gettysburg & Adams County helps hundreds of families each Back to School season with donations of school supplies and backpacks. GARMA Members encourage you to support The United Way in making education of the kids in our community a priority.

September 4th: National Library Month: We Love Books!
Awareness of Adams County Library

October 2nd: Breast Cancer Awareness Month
Awareness of Gettysburg Cancer Center

November 6th: Veterans Appreciation and Awareness
Collection for Veterans (Organization TBD)
Our First Friday in November begins our two-month collection of items for area Veterans. Residents can drop off items at participating GARMA Members beginning November 6th through the end of December. A full list of items accepted can be found on our website and Facebook page.

December 4th: Cookie Walk
Collection for Veterans continues

Upcoming Event Dates

  • Jun 05
  • Jul 03
  • Aug 07
  • Sep 04
  • Oct 02
  • Nov 06
  • Dec 04

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