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Life at Tel Hai is enriching and rewarding. From aquatic classes and concerts to lectures and luncheons, we’d love to see you.  Our calendars are jam-packed with life-enhancing events that will keep your mind engaged, your body energized, and your spirit lifted.

Let’s pair your interests and passions with our community… you’ll discover that there is something for everyone!

At Tel Hai, our doors are always open. We welcome our neighbors and the greater community to attend events and activities. Unless otherwise noted as an exclusive, resident-only event or fee charged, most events are free and open to the public.

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Discover Upcoming In-Person Events 2021

Working Horses of Lancaster County

Monday, October 11, 2021: 2:30 PM

A Life Enrichment Committee Event: Author Beth Oberholtzer and photographer John Herr are back at Tel Hai to share about their newest book — Working Horses. They’ll share the candid stories of how Plain-sect farm families care for and train their horses, and photos of horses at work and play — from foals frolicking at their mother’s side to six Belgians hitched abreast to harrow a field. RSVP not needed. Event held at Tel Hai’s StoneCroft Center for Worship & Performing Arts, 4000 Tree Line Drive, Honey Brook.


‘Taste of Tel Hai’ Luncheon

Tuesday, October 12, 2021: 11 AM- CLICK HERE TO RSVP NOW!

Join Residential Living Counselor Tracy Weaver as she shares about Tel Hai at an in-person ‘Taste of Tel Hai’ event. Learn more about the Tel Hai lifestyle and decide if it could be perfect for you! In addition to a delicious, complimentary lunch and presentation, you’ll explore the residential living options at our community and hear from the residents who live here. Seating is limited, so register early! Registration required.


Pianist Michael Faircloth- A Tel Hai Performing Arts Series Event

Wednesday, October 20, 2021: 7:30 PM

With more 30 years of experience in music ministry, Faircloth will delight the crowd with his exceptional talents. Faircloth studied music at the University of Maryland and Peabody Preparatory in Baltimore, and currently serves as the pianist for the National Christian Choir since 2011. RSVP not needed. Event held at Tel Hai’s StoneCroft Center for Worship & Performing Arts, 4000 Tree Line Drive, Honey Brook.


Resale Shop Open

Friday, October 22, 2021: 9 AM- 1 PM- CLICK HERE OR MORE INFO!

Tel Hai’s Resale Shop is an on-campus thrift store providing quality used items at unbelievably low prices. The shop features a varied selection of antiques, furniture, kitchen appliances, housewares, artwork, jewelry, tools, games, electronics, holiday decor and more.  Shop is located on the lower level of the Hertzler Apartment building. (Proceeds from the Resale Shop benefit the Care Assurance Fund, which provides financial support to residents who outlive their ability to pay for the care they require.)


History of September Farm Cheese

Monday, October 25, 2021: 2:30 PM

A Life Enrichment Committee Event: Founders and owners of the Honey Brook-based family market, bakery and sandwich shop — Dave & Roberta Rotelle — will talk about the history of their farmstead, entering the artisan cheese industry, family life and the making of their signature cheeses. RSVP not needed. Event held at Tel Hai’s StoneCroft Center for Worship & Performing Arts, 4000 Tree Line Drive, Honey Brook.


The Moving Expo

Wednesday, October 27, 2021: 1:00-3:30 PM- CLICK HERE TO RSVP NOW!

If you’re thinking, preparing or in the process of moving… this event is for you! Learn how to ready your finances, prepare your home to sell, and sort through all your ‘stuff’ to jumpstart your retirement future! Gain valuable information from a slate of guest speakers— ranging from realtors to downsizers—and visit a variety of move-related vendors all in one place! We make it easy to transition out of your home and into Tel Hai. Dawnell Yoder, from Clutter Decline, will provide insightful solutions and sound advice related to ‘The Downsizing Journey.’ Seating is limited, so register early! Registration required.


History of Washing Clothes in America

Monday, November 8, 2021: 2:30 PM

A Life Enrichment Committee Event: Bob Lee, from the Wringer Center for Higher Learning, will present the history of clothes washing from the 1700s to 1940, along with authentic antiques including a Civil War-era washboard. RSVP not needed. Event held at Tel Hai’s StoneCroft Center for Worship & Performing Arts, 4000 Tree Line Drive, Honey Brook.


‘Taste of Tel Hai’ Luncheon

Tuesday, November 9, 2021: 11 AM- CLICK HERE TO RSVP NOW!

Join Residential Living Counselor Tracy Weaver as she shares about Tel Hai at an in-person ‘Taste of Tel Hai’ event. Learn more about the Tel Hai lifestyle and decide if it could be perfect for you! In addition to a delicious, complimentary lunch and presentation, you’ll explore the residential living options at our community and hear from the residents who live here. Seating is limited, so please be sure to register early! Seating is limited, so register early! Registration required.


Octorara Community Band

Monday November 15, 2021: 7:30 PM

Led by Director Rebecca Olson, the band is composed of 25 trained musicians — both graduates and current students from Octorara Area High School — who will delight the crowd with a strong variety of numbers including march classics, patriotic and jazz numbers. RSVP not needed. Event held at Tel Hai’s StoneCroft Center for Worship & Performing Arts, 4000 Tree Line Drive, Honey Brook.


Pianist Jeffrey Uhlig & Violist Anna Marie Ahn Peterson- A Tel Hai Performing Arts Series Event

Wednesday, November 17, 2021: 7:30 PM

Tel Hai favorite Jeffrey Uhlig returns for a captivating and intimate evening of music with Anna Marie Ahn Peterson. Anna Marie graduated from the Curtis Institute of Music and is currently a violist with the Philadelphia Orchestra, at the Kimmel Center. RSVP not needed. Event held at Tel Hai’s StoneCroft Center for Worship & Performing Arts, 4000 Tree Line Drive, Honey Brook.


Resale Shop Open

Friday, November 19, 2021: 9 AM- 1 PM- CLICK HERE OR MORE INFO!

Tel Hai’s Resale Shop is an on-campus thrift store providing quality used items at unbelievably low prices. The shop features a varied selection of antiques, furniture, kitchen appliances, housewares, artwork, jewelry, tools, games, electronics, holiday decor and more.  Shop is located on the lower level of the Hertzler Apartment building. (Proceeds from the Resale Shop benefit the Care Assurance Fund, which provides financial support to residents who outlive their ability to pay for the care they require.)


Tel Hai Holiday Craft Bazaar

Saturday, November 20, 2021: 10 AM – 2 PM- CLICK HERE FOR MORE INFO!

From home-based businesses to skilled craftsmen, our annual Holiday Bazaar is a great place to get a head start on holiday shopping. Local vendors display their wares, including knitted and woven items, wooden crafts, artisan jewelry, artwork, pottery, and florals. This event is free and open for the public to attend. RSVP not needed. Event held at Tel Hai’s StoneCroft Center for Worship & Performing Arts, 4000 Tree Line Drive, Honey Brook.


Thanksgiving Eve Worship Service

Wednesday, November 24, 2021: 7 PM

Join us in worship at our yearly Thanksgiving Eve Service, which is a special service of praise with time for music and meditation. Our non-denominational service welcomes individuals of all faiths. RSVP not needed. Event held at Tel Hai’s StoneCroft Center for Worship & Performing Arts, 4000 Tree Line Drive, Honey Brook.


Train Room Holiday Open House

Saturday, November 27, 2021: 11 AM – 2 PM

Tel Hai’s Train Club welcomes you to their holiday open house, featuring extensive displays of HO, S and O-gauge railroads and delightful miniature communities. Bring your grandchildren and explore all the railway communities within the detailed tablescapes! RSVP not needed. Train Room is located in StoneCroft, 4000 Tree Line Drive, Honey Brook. Follow signage on campus for parking and entry instructions.


Train Room Holiday Open House

Saturday, December 11, 2021: 11 AM – 2 PM

Tel Hai’s Train Club welcomes you to their holiday open house, featuring extensive displays of HO, S and O-gauge railroads and delightful miniature communities. Bring your grandchildren and explore all the railway communities within the detailed tablescapes! RSVP not needed. Train Room is located in StoneCroft, 4000 Tree Line Drive, Honey Brook. Follow signage on campus for parking and entry instructions.


Train Room Holiday Open House

Saturday, December 18, 2021: 11 AM – 2 PM

Tel Hai’s Train Club welcomes you to their holiday open house, featuring extensive displays of HO, S and O-gauge railroads and delightful miniature communities. Bring your grandchildren and explore all the railway communities within the detailed tablescapes! RSVP not needed. Train Room is located in StoneCroft, 4000 Tree Line Drive, Honey Brook. Follow signage on campus for parking and entry instructions.


Resale Shop Open

Friday, December 17, 2021: 9 AM- 1 PM- CLICK HERE OR MORE INFO!

Tel Hai’s Resale Shop is an on-campus thrift store providing quality used items at unbelievably low prices. The shop features a varied selection of antiques, furniture, kitchen appliances, housewares, artwork, jewelry, tools, games, electronics, holiday decor and more.  Shop is located on the lower level of the Hertzler Apartment building. (Proceeds from the Resale Shop benefit the Care Assurance Fund, which provides financial support to residents who outlive their ability to pay for the care they require.)


Candlelight Christmas Eve Worship Service

Friday, December 24, 2021: 3 PM

This joyous Christmas Eve service will celebrate the birth of our Savior with guest musical performers. Our non-denominational service welcomes individuals of all faiths. RSVP not needed. Event held at Tel Hai’s StoneCroft Center for Worship & Performing Arts, 4000 Tree Line Drive, Honey Brook.


Train Room Holiday Open House

Thursday, December 30, 2021: 11 AM – 2 PM

Tel Hai’s Train Club welcomes you to their holiday open house, featuring extensive displays of HO, S and O-gauge railroads and delightful miniature communities. Bring your grandchildren and explore all the railway communities within the detailed tablescapes! RSVP not needed. Train Room is located in StoneCroft, 4000 Tree Line Drive, Honey Brook. Follow signage on campus for parking and entry instructions.


‘Taste of Tel Hai’ Luncheon

Thursday, January 27, 2022: 11 AM- CLICK HERE TO RSVP NOW!

Join Residential Living Counselor Tracy Weaver as she shares about Tel Hai at an in-person ‘Taste of Tel Hai’ event. Learn more about the Tel Hai lifestyle and decide if it could be perfect for you! In addition to a delicious, complimentary lunch and presentation, you’ll explore the residential living options at our community and hear from the residents who live here. Seating is limited, so register early! Registration required.


‘Taste of Tel Hai’ Luncheon

Tuesday, February 15, 2022: 11 AM- CLICK HERE TO RSVP NOW!

Join Residential Living Counselor Tracy Weaver as she shares about Tel Hai at an in-person ‘Taste of Tel Hai’ event. Learn more about the Tel Hai lifestyle and decide if it could be perfect for you! In addition to a delicious, complimentary lunch and presentation, you’ll explore the residential living options at our community and hear from the residents who live here. Seating is limited, so register early! Registration required.


2022 INTERNATIONAL TRIP: 11-Day “Israel Adventure Tour” 

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Join Chaplain David Hicks for a 11-day ‘Walk Through The Bible & Adventure Tour’ of Israel from March 1-11, 2022. In conjunction with The Jerusalem Center for Biblical Studies with instructor Rev. Willis Britt, registration is now open for the trip and seating is limited.


2022 INTERNATIONAL TRIP: 9-Day “Alpine Odyssey & Oberammergau Passion Play”

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Join Chaplain David Hicks for a 9-day ‘Alpine Odyssey Tour & Oberammergau Passion Play’ in Germany & Austria from August 8-16, 2022. In conjunction with Educational Opportunities Tours, registration is now open for the trip and seating is limited.


(***COVID-19 Precautions: For all on-campus events, we follow guidelines set forth by the CDC.)