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Boehm’s Chapel


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13 W Boehms Rd

Willow Street,

PA

17584

United States




(717) 872-4133


www.boehmschapel.org/

September 2014


PA German Gravestone Art

September 23, 2014 @ 6:30 pm8:00 pm

Boehm’s Chapel,

13 W Boehms Rd

Willow Street,

PA

17584

United States


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Historic Boehm’s Chapel will host ‘Pennsylvania German Gravestones: Art and History in Stone’ presented by Michael Emery, Educator at Landis Valley Farm  Museum. The program will begin at 6:30 with a brief visit to the oldest, extant tombstones in Boehm’s Cemetery and progress inside for the Power Point presentation beginning at 7:00 pm. The event is free and open to the public.

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October 2014


Boehm’s Chapel Apple Fest

October 11, 2014 @ 9:00 am3:00 pm

Boehm’s Chapel,

13 W Boehms Rd

Willow Street,

PA

17584

United States


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The 29th annual Boehm’s Chapel Apple Fest will be held Saturday, October 11, rain or shine on the campus of Boehm’s United Methodist Church.  Kettles of homemade apple butter, kid’s activities, craft vendors and food tents encompass the 1791 historic chapel.  Free admission and parking.  

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December 2014


Boehm’s Chapel Advent Lessons and Carols

December 7, 2014 @ 3:00 pm4:00 pm

Boehm’s Chapel,

13 W Boehms Rd

Willow Street,

PA

17584

United States


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Free – A Love offering will be taken

The annual candlelight Advent Vesper program will be held December 07, at 3:00PM in historic Boehm’s Chapel, 13 West Boehm’s Road, Willow Street, PA. The traditional program of lessons and carols will relay the story of Christ’s birth through familiar readings from the Biblical prophetic books and the gospels. Scripture readings will be interspersed with special music and a cappella singing of traditional carols by the congregation. Scott Lingo, Director of Music and Family Ministries at Boehm’s United Methodist Church…

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Christmas Eve in Boehm’s Chapel

December 24, 2014 @ 11:00 pm

Boehm’s Chapel,

13 W Boehms Rd

Willow Street,

PA

17584

United States


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free

Celebrate the ‘Light of the World’ at the 11PM Christmas Eve candlelight service in historic Boehm’s Chapel. Special music, “O Magnum Mysterium”. Historic Boehm’s Chapelbuilt in 1791

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October 2015


Boehm’s Chapel 30th Annual Apple Fest October 10

October 10, 2015 @ 9:00 am3:00 pm

Boehm’s Chapel,

13 W Boehms Rd

Willow Street,

PA

17584

United States


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Free

Boehm’s Chapel 30th annual Apple Festival will be held, October 10, 9 a.m.-3 p.m., rain or shine, on the campus of Boehm’s United Methodist Church, 13 West Boehms Road, Willow Street Tents offering homemade apple butter, apple dumplings, baked goods,  kids’ games including the ever popular ‘apple sling-shot’ and luncheon fare will be scattered throughout the campus. Vendors displaying homemade crafts will line the walkway to the old chapel and will also be found inside the fellowship hall of the…

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December 2015


Holiday Chalk Talk Artist at Lessons and Carols

December 6, 2015 @ 3:00 pm4:00 pm

Boehm’s Chapel,

13 W Boehms Rd

Willow Street,

PA

17584

United States


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Free

A holiday chalk talk presentation, by Lancaster County artist, Josiah Hurst, will be combined with the traditional Advent candlelight program of Lessons and Carols, scheduled for December 06, at three o’clock p.m., in historic Boehm’s Chapel, 13 West Boehm’s Road, Willow Street. Hurst’s presentation will combine, lights, music and chalk to produce an inspired piece of art. Black light and colored lights are used to illuminate the artwork and create a surprising, added dimension. The congregation will participate in a…

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October 2016


Boehm’s Chapel 31 Annual Apple Fest

October 8, 2016 @ 9:00 am3:00 pm

Boehm’s Chapel,

13 W Boehms Rd

Willow Street,

PA

17584

United States


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Free

The Boehm’s Chapel 31st annual Apple Festival will be held, October 08, 9 a.m.-3 p.m., rain or shine, on the campus of Boehm’s United Methodist Church, 13 West Boehms Church Road, Willow Street, PA. Tents offering homemade apple butter, apple dumplings, baked goods, kids’ games including the ever popular ‘apple sling-shot’ and luncheon fare will be scattered throughout the campus. Vendors displaying homemade crafts will line the walkway to the old chapel and will also be found inside the fellowship…

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December 2016


Boehm’s Chapel Advent Lessons and Carols

December 4, 2016 @ 3:00 pm4:00 pm

Boehm’s Chapel,

13 W Boehms Rd

Willow Street,

PA

17584

United States


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Free

Special music by the Harrisburg Mandolin Ensemble will be highlighted at the traditional Advent candlelight program of Lessons and Carols, scheduled for December 04, at three o’clock p.m., in historic Boehm’s Chapel, 13 West Boehm’s Road, Willow Street. The ensemble members include Greg Rohrer on mandolin, Tom Cook on mandola and mandolin, and Henry Koretzky on mandocello and mandolin. Three medleys of Christmas music arranged by Rohrer will be featured in the program along with the prelude, “Moonflowers,” by Mary…

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October 2017


Boehm’s Chapel Apple Fest

October 7, 2017 @ 9:00 am3:00 pm

Boehm’s Chapel,

13 W Boehms Rd

Willow Street,

PA

17584

United States


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Free

Boehm’s annual Apple Fest will be held rain or shine, 13 West Boehms Road, Willow Street PA Foods include homemade apple butter, dumplings, nuggets, baked goods, hot and cold luncheon foods, homemade apple ice cream Activities are planned for the children, crafters will line the chapel walkway and also be found inside the Fellowship Hall of the church. Chapel tours and DVD will be available throughout the day.  Noon time music will feature Gospel and Country music by Jay Eddie…

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1717 Tricentenary Presentation -Swiss German Anabaptists

October 22, 2017 @ 3:00 pm4:00 pm

Boehm’s Chapel,

13 W Boehms Rd

Willow Street,

PA

17584

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To commemorate the 300th anniversary of the arrival of Jacob Böhm, (the progenitor of the Boehm family) to present day Lancaster County, Darvin L. Martin will discuss the genetic background and the land records of local 1717 Mennonite families. Martin has been exploring the DNA of Swiss-German Mennonite families, since 2010, and has used this data to reconstruct the ethnic origins of local Anabaptist families back into medieval Europe or beyond.

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December 2017


Annual Advent Lessons and Carols at Boehm’s Chapel

December 3, 2017 @ 3:00 pm4:00 pm

Boehm’s Chapel,

13 W Boehms Rd

Willow Street,

PA

17584

United States


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Free

The annual Advent program of Lessons and Carols will be held in historic Boehm’s Chapel, December 03, beginning at 3 o’clock pm. The candlelit hour-long program is held mid-afternoon to allow attendees who prefer not to drive after dark to return home before dusk. The program will relay the story of Christ’s birth through familiar readings taken from the biblical prophetic books and the gospels. Scripture readings will be interspersed with special vocal music and a capella singing of traditional…

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June 2018


2018 BOEHM’S CHAPEL ANNUAL HERITAGE SUNDAY SERVICE

June 24, 2018 @ 4:00 pm5:00 pm

Boehm’s Chapel,

13 W Boehms Rd

Willow Street,

PA

17584

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Boehm’s Chapel Society’s annual ‘Heritage Sunday’ will be held June 24th, beginning at 4:00 PM. Boehm’s historic 1791 chapel is located at 13 West Boehms Road, Willow Street, PA 17584. A brief business program will segue directly into the worship program, featuring Anne Brockley, historian of Otterbein UMC, Lancaster, as guest speaker. Brockley will present a twenty-minute PowerPoint program on the history of the Otterbein congregation, established in 1904. The program is based on her anniversary book, “Otterbein Church 110…

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October 2018


33rd ANNUAL BOEHM’S CHAPEL APPEL FEST

October 6, 2018 @ 9:00 am3:00 pm

Boehm’s Chapel,

13 W Boehms Rd

Willow Street,

PA

17584

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The thirty-third annual Apple Festival will be held across Boehm’s United Methodist Campus, 13 West Boehm’s Road, Willow Street, PA. The event will take place, rain or shine, between 9 AM-3 PM. Homemade apple butter, dumplings, nuggets and apple ice cream will be available for purchase throughout the campus. A large variety of hot and cold luncheon foods will be available. Favorite items include chicken and corn, ham and bean soups, french fries, hot dogs, hamburgers, hot and cold cider.…

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Oct 21-“Room Enough For Them All” at Boehm’s Chapel

October 21, 2018 @ 3:00 pm4:00 pm

Boehm’s Chapel,

13 W Boehms Rd

Willow Street,

PA

17584

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Michael Showalter, museum educator at the Ephrata Cloister, will present, “Room Enough for Them All” on October 21, at 3 o’clock PM in historic Boehm’s Chapel. The PowerPoint program will examine the diversity of religions and denominations found throughout Lancaster County as early as 1750. To quote, Showalter, “In this mix of cultures, dissident religious minorities of Europe were intended to live among Native Americans in peace.” Showalter will touch on a variety of resident groups, including the English, Scots-Irish,…

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December 2018


December Advent Vespers at Historic Boehm’s Chapel Features Harpist

December 2, 2018 @ 3:00 pm4:00 pm

Boehm’s Chapel,

13 W Boehms Rd

Willow Street,

PA

17584

United States


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The annual Advent vesper service, in historic Boehm’s Chapel, is scheduled, December 02, at three o’clock p.m. The program consists of traditional ‘Lessons and Carols’ with congregational singing of familiar Christmas hymns. Special music will be provided by Joanne Swords-Wang, Lancastrian, harpist. Boehm’s Chapel is located at 13 West Boehms Road, Willow Street, PA. Programs are free and open to the public. However, donations to offset fees for speakers and musicians are always appreciated. Please contact boehmschapel@gmail.com, phone 717-872-4133, or visit…

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June 2019


Boehm’s Chapel Summer Hours Begin June 01

June 1, 2019 @ 12:00 pm2:00 pm

Boehm’s Chapel,

13 W Boehms Rd

Willow Street,

PA

17584

United States


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Free

The Chapel will be open for tours every other Saturday, between Noon and Two PM, during the Summer, beginning on June 01. Please see our website www.boehmschapel.org for exact dates or for additional information, please contact boehmschapel@gmail.com or phone 717-872-4133. June 22nd will include a children’s program, “Tales in the Tying Shed,” featuring a children’s book about early blacksmithing, followed by children’s games from the 1800s. Events are free and open to the public. Donations are graciously accepted.

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Boehm’s Chapel Heritage Sunday Hymn Sing-June 23, 2019

June 23, 2019 @ 4:00 pm5:00 pm

Boehm’s Chapel,

13 W Boehms Rd

Willow Street,

PA

17584

United States


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Boehm’s Chapel Heritage Sunday 2019 To Feature 18th Century Reed Organ The thirty-eighth annual Boehm’s Heritage Sunday will be held June 23, 2019. A brief business meeting will begin at 4:00 PM, followed immediately by an old-fashioned hymn sing in the historic, 1791 chapel located at 13 West Boehm’s Road, Willow Street, PA. The Rev. Mark Herr will lead the hymn sing with accompaniment on the original Wilcox and White reed organ purchased in the late 19th century for the…

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October 2019


Boehm’s Chapel 34th Annual Apple Fest

October 12, 2019 @ 9:00 am3:00 pm

Boehm’s Chapel,

13 W Boehms Rd

Willow Street,

PA

17584

United States


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APPLE FESTIVAL Boehm’s Chapel Society will host the thirty-fourth annual Apple Festival, October 12, 9 AM-3 PM, rain or shine, throughout Boehm’s United Methodist Campus, 13 West Boehm’s Road, Willow Street. Homemade apple butter, dumplings, nuggets, and homemade apple ice cream will be available for purchase throughout the campus. Stehman’s Memorial UMC Church will provide a large variety of hot and cold luncheon foods. Boehm’s UMC will offer homemade baked goods. Door prizes will be drawn every half-hour. Tours of…

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December 2019


Boehm’s Chapel Annual Vesper Program

December 1, 2019 @ 3:00 pm4:00 pm

Boehm’s Chapel,

13 W Boehms Rd

Willow Street,

PA

17584

United States


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The annual Advent vesper service, in historic Boehm’s Chapel, 13 West Boehms Road, Willow Street, PA, is scheduled for December 01, at three o’clock p.m. The congregation will participate in a capella singing of traditional carols, as the story of Christ’s birth is related through the Holy Scripture. Linda Krick, director of music at Trinity Lutheran Church, New Holland, and Keith Wilson, coronet, will provide special music. Following the worship service, guests are invited to enjoy refreshments on the porch…

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