Derry Seniors

The Derry Seniors welcomed back musicians from Lebanon Valley College in March 2019.

 

  • The Derry Seniors offer adults aged 55 and older an opportunity to gather, socialize, and learn about people and places within the community
  • Programs are held on the third Tuesday of most months from September through May

 

Upcoming 
 

Sept 17, 2019 : Medical and Educational Missions Abroad 
Presented by Dr. Thomas Davis 

A retired plastic surgeon in the Hershey area, Dr Davis will share his experiences in stories and pictures from more than a decade of mission trips he has taken to Ghana and India.
 

Oct 15, 2019 :  The Harmonizers  (Sanctuary)

In 2001 four men from the Lebanon Valley Brethren Home (now Londonderry Village) formed a quartet just for fun and were asked to sing for a luncheon. On the day of the performance, one of the men lost his voice and they were able to find a last-minute replacement. On the way home the quartet members decided it would be better to have a chorus so that one member wouldn’t be missed in case of illness.

From this beginning, the choral group known as The Harmonizers came into being. Over the next 20 years, as men came and went, the group grew to as many as 25 voices. At present 16 men gather to perform a wide range of music. Their preference is for the old hymns and the southern gospel sounds of Bill Gaither’s music. Their repertoire will have you singing along and tapping your toes to songs including "It Is Well With My Soul," "He Touched Me," "I'm Gettin' Ready to Leave this World," and "Jericho Road," among others. 

Evelyn Werner provides accompaniment for the group directed by Donald Myers.


Nov 19, 2019 : Senior Living Options
Panel Discussion

12 pm Sunday, Dec 1, 2019:  JOY Luncheon
Hosted by the Deacons (Fellowship Hall)

Jan 14, 2020:  Amish Ways of Life
Presented by Don Witman

Mar 17, 2020 :  Lebanon Valley College Musicians
Directed by Shelly Moorman-Stahlman

May 19, 2020 :  Life on the West Bank
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Presented by Wayne & Lisa Bender