Italian Wine Tasting Event –– Saturday November 20, 2021 – 2 PM

Italian Wine Tasting Event –– Saturday November 20, 2021 – 2 PM  

It’s time to do our next wine tasting!  We think this event will sell out quickly.  Your payment will reserve your spot, so don’t hesitate to send in your money!  

We will tasting 4 to 5 exceptional red wines from … Italy, of course !!

The wine tasting will start promptly at 2 PM.  We will have the food available starting at 1:30 PM and available throughout the event.  The tasting event will start with an introduction to the five S’s of wine tasting (see, swirl, sniff, sip and savor) followed by the tasting of our wines.  We will be finished around 4:30 PM.

Cost: $35 person – Includes the wine tasting, light appetizers, and water.  Advanced reservations and payment are required for this event.  Reservations must be made by Monday, November 15, 2021.   There is a limit of 16 people for this event.  Please make checks payable to “Central PA Lodge #2651” and mail to the Ebersole address below.  

Location (please note – Access to the wine tasting event requires going down and up basement steps):

Tammie and Randy Ebersole

1615 Williamsburg Way

Mechanicsburg PA 17050

If you have questions, feel free to send them via email to or call Randy on his cell phone at


Central PA Lodge #2651 Incontro di Ottobre

Our last lodge membership meeting of 2021 is on Wednesday October 27 at the VFW in New Cumberland. 

Meeting Agenda for October 27th, 2021
Central PA Lodge #2651
Order Sons and Daughters of Italy in America

  • 6 PM – Social Hour
  • 7 PM – Call Meeting to Order
  • Invocation
  • Pledge of Allegiance
  • Guest Speakers – Andrea Chronister and Associate. Preparing for a long life in retirement. Planning, Challenges, and Issues for consideration.
  • Membership Report/New Members Introduction/ Membership Renewal
  • Treasurers Report
  • Fundraising: Recap of Pumpkinfest Successes, Boscov’s 25% Discount cards, Giant Gift Cards.
  • Columbus Day Observations, Review – “True History of Columbus” presentations by George Lapore and Joan Rottmann to St. Theresa’s Parochial School classes.
  • Lodge participation in Proclamation of October as “Italian Heritage Month” by Pennsylvania Legislature. Upcoming presentation to Knights of Columbus on November 9th, entitled, “Christopher Columbus – Hero, Devout Catholic – How Columbus’ Faith influenced the New World”.
  • Columbus Day Dinner and Bocce Banquet at Marcello’s Restaurant. Lodge members celebrated the successes of the lawsuit in Philadelphia and our local activities, such as those mentioned above and mailings of “Why Columbus Matters” brochures to local legislators.
  • Trophies presentation to the Colpi di Whiskey Bocce team for their 2021 league championship. Christmas Party – Wednesday, December 15 at New Cumberland VFW. “Person of the Year” award presentation. Look for announcement on details of the party in early November.
  • Good of the Order