Events

  • PGL’s next monthly meeting will be held on Sunday, September 3, and as the first meeting of the 2017-18 year it will feature a special location—the Gettysburg Borough Chambers at 59 E. High Street. By meeting in the Gettysburg Borough Chambers—the monthly meetings are otherwise held in the homes of PGL supporters—PGL celebrates its long-lasting sister […]

  • The annual “Salsa on the Square” will again liven up downtown Gettysburg with music, food, dancing and other activities on Friday, September 8, from 5:30 to 11:00 p.m. To make room for the celebration Carlisle Street will be closed to traffic in the block from the square to the railroad tracks. The festivity opens at 5:30 p.m. with food and […]

  • PGL’s next monthly meeting in Gettysburg will be held on Sunday, June 4, hosted by Gina and Martin Robertson. The agenda will include the announcement of the hiring of Steven Lewis as the new Country Coordinator, and it is expected that he will speak to those at the meeting via Skype from León. Another highlight […]

  • Gina Robertson, leader of the community delegation that will visit PGL’s program in León for ten days in early August, reports that seven individuals have registered for the trip. The group will begin meeting in June in order to discuss and plan details of the visit. The itinerary will be designed in part on the […]

  • Plans for the Community Delegation in August, 2017 are coming together and anyone interested in joining the delegation is urged to contact PGL as soon as possible. The delegation will depart from Gettysburg on either July 28 or 29 and return on August 6. Those wishing to participate need to register by the end of April, when airline reservations will be […]

  • Again PGL has been invited to provide entertainment on behalf of the Nicaraguan Embassy in Washington, D.C. The event is on Saturday, May 6, “Embassy Day,” when embassies are open to the public for a chance for people to be welcomed by the embassies and learn about their activities. PGL plans include a musical dance […]

  • PGL’s next monthly meeting in Gettysburg will be held on Sunday, May 7, hosted by Dottie and Lynn Cairns.  One item to which people will be looking forward will be the latest news about the search for a new In-Country Coordinator who will replace Yessica Holguin and Carlos Valverde. The meeting will also bring a […]

  • PGL’s next monthly meeting in Gettysburg will be held on Sunday, April 2, hosted by Madeline and Julia Yates. The meeting will feature the latest news about the program in León from Yessica Holguin and Carlos Valverde brought live via Skype. Other topics will be the annual Soirée that follows on Friday, April 7, and […]

  • PGL’s annual soirée, which will be held at the Hauser Winery Friday evening, April 7, will again feature smooth jazz by the Pamona Trio and light fare dinner to accompany the wine. The fundraiser offers guests a casual evening with a beautiful view over the hills of Adams County. The winery is located at 410 Cashtown Road, Biglerville. Tickets are […]

  • A delegation of five artists from Taller Artistico Xuchialt, the school for the arts supported by PGL, will be the featured guests at the PGL monthly meeting on Sunday, May 3. The five–Fanny, Jonathan, Bismarck, Allan, and William–artists and teachers at the school, will present a unique program of Nicaraguan dance, music and art. The […]

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