• Notes

    A Message from Sally Sheaffer ‘65

    Reunion 2015, June 12th, 13th and 14th.  Come celebrate our more than 100-year history of Scotland School for Veterans’ Children by visiting the school and seeing your old stomping grounds, your home. Be sure to go by the Museum and see the artifacts, trophies, documents, yearbooks—memories!  You can help safeguard our proud history and heritage by donating your keepsake, commemorative items or any Scotland treasure or a financial gift to the SSVC Alumni Association Museum.  Help Save Our Story! For more information, contact Jim Lowe, President and Museum Curator, SSVC Alumni Association.  Contact information is within this newsletter. Thank you.


  • Events,  Notes

    SSVC Alumni Association Reunion – Schedule of Events

    June 12 – 14, 2015

    Chambersburg American Legion Post 46 – All Events (unless noted below)

    755 Philadelphia Avenue Chambersburg, PA 17201
    717-267-3585 x2Picture8

    Friday, June 12th, 2015

    – Golf * 8:00 am tee time TBD

    – Lunch 11:00 am—1:00 pm (On your own) Available at Am. Legion

    – Museum 1:30 pm—3:30 pm Scotland Campus

    – Social/Happy Hour 5:00 pm—6:00 pm Dining Room

    – Dinner/Barbeque 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm Dining Room

    Menu: Hamburgers, Hot Dogs, Wings, Macaroni Salad, Baked Beans, Rolls, Potato Chips, Coffee, Tea, Water

    (The meal will be served from 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm only.)

    – Band “Holders” 8:15 pm— 11:15 pm Dining Room

    * If interested in playing golf, please contact Ken Beck ’74 at 717-267-0860 for more information.

    Saturday, June 13th, 2015

    – Lunch 11: am – 1:00 pm (On your own) (Available at the American Legion)

    – Business Meeting 1:00 pm—2:00 pm Dining Room

    – Museum 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm SSVC Campus

    – Banquet 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm Dining Room

    Menu: Boneless stuffed Chicken Breast, Baked Ham Mashed Potatoes, Green Beans, Corn, Salad Bar, Assorted Pies, Coffee, Tea, and Water

    (The meal will be served from 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm only.)

    – Dancing/Band “Headliners” 8:00 pm—11:00 pm

    Sunday, June 14th, 2015

    – All Faiths Service 10:00 am— 11:00 am Dining Room

    – Brunch and Sundaes 11:00 am – 1:00 pm Dining Room

    – Museum 1:30 pm—3:30 pm Scotland Campus

    Menu: Roast Beef, Ham, Turkey, American and Swiss Cheese, Potato Salad, Macaroni Salad, Assorted Rolls, Chips, Pret zels, Sundae Bar, Coffee, Tea, and Water.

    Scotland Campus is open to alumni and their families and friends during the Reunion. Enter the campus from Scotland Road. We are sure you will find the campus as lovely as ever. WTS has worked to beautify the campus while opening it up to various organizations. It’s alive! So, go take a look around and don’t forget to visit the Museum (old Laundry/Storage Building) which will be open during certain hours. See the schedule of events above for the times.

  • Notes

    Save Our Story!

    Save the history and heritage of our school and home. 

    Make a donation! Make a difference!

    You are making a difference. See the main entrance above to the Museum!

    You are making a difference. See the main entrance above to the Museum!

    We’re not near finished! You can still help to make a difference! See Below.

    Tearing down
    Tearing down
    Building up
    Our Legacy, our Museum
    Our Legacy, our Museum


    If you are interested in helping research the history of SSVC, to include alumni experiences, you are the person we are looking for to work closely with Sarah Bair, Ph.D., Associate Professor of Education, Dickinson College. Please contact Sally Sheaffer, Secretary at 717-578-1008.