In Good Taste Kitchen Tour


Sunday, September 22, from 1 pm to 5 pm

Get ready for a unique experience and plan to join the library on Sunday, September 22, from 1 pm - 5 pm, for In Good Taste, a chance to tour distinctive kitchens in ten local homes, meet and greet local designers, and taste delicious samples from the menus of local restaurants, caterers and chefs. 
Signature sponsors for the event at the “Heart of the Home” level are Boxwood Designs and Connor Design-Build.

Additional Sponsors include:  M&T Bank  ~  Henry and Charley Ann Rhoads  ~  Mother Hubbard’s Custom Cabinetry  ~  Dave and Kathy McCorkle  ~  Smoked Trout Catering  ~  Cliffeton Green Design 

The In Good Taste Kitchens
Two kitchens in Bridgeport and one on Indiana Avenue in Lemoyne.
Two kitchens in Pennsboro Manor in Wormleysburg and two in Camp Hill Borough.
Two kitchens in Point Ridge Farms and two in Country Club Hills.

The In Good Taste “Tastemaker” Chefs and Caterers
Bricco – THEA - Market – Flinchy’s – Market Street Deli - Smoked Trout Catering
Two Gals Catering – The JDK Group – The Cornerstone Café Catering Kitchen
Scott Karns – Ken Vandenburgh

Tickets for the tour are $40 or two for $75, since this is a great experience to share with a friend. . Buy your tickets ONLINE (LINK BELOW), by calling 717-761-3900 ext. 236 or by stopping at the library reference desk.

An online auction of gourmet and kitchen related items will wrap around the event. 

Take a look at the auction HERE!

The In Good Taste On-line Auction – LIVE NOW!
Bidding is now open for the online auction! Visit to bid on items today up until the day of the tour! Our selection of items is perfect for every taste bud and every budget, including gatherings and parties with friends, art for the kitchen, cooking and serving pieces, market stand gift certificates and more.

How to open a bidding account:
1. Visit at
2. Fill out the required information to create a new account.
3. You will be asked to confirm your email account.
4. Visit our auction site at

How to bid on an item:
1. Browse all items and add to your Watchlist by clicking the heart buttons.
2. Ready to bid? Simply view an item, enter your bid amount, and click the Place My Bid button.
3. Outbid? You'll receive an email notification with a link to the item so you can place a new bid.
4. You'll be notified with your results when the auction ends.

- Click the star button on the auction bar to view only the items you're winning and the total amount of your bids.
- Click the heart button on the auction bar to view only the items in your Watchlist.

Winners can pick up their items at the Fredricksen Library during open Library hours beginning Monday, September 23rd. Winners can stop by the reference desk to claim their items. Please be prepared to show ID when picking up your items. If you have any questions, please contact Lindsey in Development at (717) 761-3900 x 236.

In addition to the auction, one special raffle item will be on the menu – a basket of gift cards to local restaurants and food stores with a value of $550!  Raffle tickets are on sale in the library and can be purchased up to and on the day of the event. Raffle tickets are $2.00 each or three for $5.00.  The basket includes gift cards with values of $50 from:  Wegmans, Char’s Tracy Mansion, Shaffer’s Quality Meats, Olive Oil Grille, The Restaurant Store, Black & Bleu, Theo’s Bar and Grille, Vrai, Stevie’s Bistro, Millworks and Flinchy's.

All tour stop locations may require you to walk up steps. We cannot guarantee handicap accessibility througout the tour.

Additional sponsorships remain available. If you are interested in sponsoring the event or know of someone who might be, please contact Development at (717) 761-3900 x236 or by email at   A program book with menus of the day and advertisements will accompany each tour goer.  For information on placing an ad, contact Development also.



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September 13, 2019