Parish Mission Statement

"Nourished by the Word and Eucharist, under the spiritual guidance of our pastor, we the members of Annunciation of the Blessed Virgin Mary Parish, empowered by the Holy Spirit, strive to create a vital, welcoming Catholic faith community that embraces each person. Acknowledging our blessings and supporting one another, we share our faith, time, and talent, to joyfully proclaim the Gospel and humbly serve the needs of God's people and work to be the presence of Christ in an ever-changing world."

Latest News

Annunciation B.V.M. School is accepting registrations for grades K-8. Please contact the school office at 717-637-3135 to schedule an appointment. For more information, visit the school web site at

The Parish Council of Catholic Women is sponsoring a Women's Retreat on October 24 from 7:30 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. The theme of the retreat is "How the Holy Spirit is Working in Our Lives." The cost is $40, which includes breakfast and lunch. Click here for the registration form and more information.

An RCIA "Greet and Meet" is schedule for August 5th at 7 p.m. at the Parish Center. All are welcome to attend. For more information, contact Peg Staub at 717-521-4603 or

The John Gastley Scholarship Foundation's Annual Golf Outing is scheduled for August 22nd at Flatbush Golf Course. More information is available at

Save the date for our annual Parish Picnic to be held on Sunday, September 20th at 12 noon. Bring a covered dish to share and enjoy dime pitch, 50/50, door prizes, children's games, entertainment and more.

All are welcome to
Home and School Craft Nights on Mondays from 6:30-8:00 p.m. in the Parish House. For more information, contact Mrs. Toni Weaver at 632-5357.

Beginning Monday, June 1st through Monday, August 31st, the Parish Office will be on the Summer Hour Schedule of 8:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.

Registrations for the Annunciation BVM Religious Education program are being accepted for the September through April program. The deadline is August 1st.

For more parish/deanery activities and upcoming events, click here.