Harvest Party planned in Christiana

Harvest PartyThree Christiana organizations are partnering to host the borough’s first Community Harvest Party, planned for noon to 2 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 25.

The community is invited to the Christiana Fire Hall at 214 S. Bridge St., which will be the venue for the party that organizers say will be an annual event.

“It’s going to be a day for families to come together and be happy,” said Pastor Mary Wilson, of Living Truth Fellowship.

Members of Living Truth Fellowship are organizing the party with the help of Lions Club volunteers and Christiana Fire Company, which is donating the hall for the day.

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Christiana Fire Company seeks support from those it serves

Christiana Fire Company is requesting a combined $30,000-plus in contributions during 2015 from the three municipalities it serves — Sadsbury Township and Christiana and Atglen boroughs.

Erik Lofgren, a captain with the fire company, told Sadsbury Township supervisors Tuesday that the fire company will operate on an $88,000 budget for 2015.

Of that, it is requesting $10,000 from Sadsbury Township, $9,344 from Christiana and $11,264 from Atglen.

The figures include annual donations based on population and contributions for fuel and insurance.

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