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Building Community Stewardship


Our community is rapidly growing and now, more than ever, we need your help and support to generate ideas and interest in recreation, parks, trails and open space. We know how important partnerships are, especially in a community that is growing and rapidly changing.We want to use our parks, our programs and special events to bring people together so that we don't lose our sense of community. Get in touch with Kristy if you're interested in getting involved. Email kowens@sstwp.org or call 717-766-1657. 

Historic Huston Mill "FRIENDS GROUP"


The Friends of Willow Mill is a non-profit organizations created by volunteers in Silver Spring Township. Their purpose and objective is to raise funds to preserve and sensitively develop the Historic Huston Mill and its environs as a community facility and to promote regional awareness and support for the Mill. The Huston Mill is located at the entrance to Willow Mill Park, situated along the Conodoguinet Creek at 80 Willow Mill Park Road in Mechanicsburg. It's easily accessible from Interstate 81, Route 114, and the Carlisle Pike. The Township is almost finished with phase 1 restoration and will be working on a plan to determine what is next. The property currently has no utilities. To make a donation to the Huston Mill or express your interest, contact Friends Group President, Karen Best at kdbest@pa.net. Donations are tax deductible.

Slideshow photos were provided by Friends Group Member JL Bruner. 



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