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Unique Holiday Gift Guide

Nov 14, 2018 10:03AM ● By Erica Shames

The subject of gift-giving is a tricky one! While the holidays encompass much more meaning than just giving and receiving presents, giving gifts is a way to let friends and family know you care--yet it's one that requires some careful thought and skill!

Use the Susquehanna Life gift guide to make the holiday season even merrier with gift ideas—for the special people in your life—from the sponsors of our Ultimate Holiday Shopping Spree Giveaway online contest.

 Civil War Cider (, 606 Market Street, Lewisburg) - Civil War Cider owner Robert Antanitis uses old-world fermentation and filtration—not industrialized processes. The process uses gravity, mechanical controls and temperature—but no chemicals. All tap options are ciders made right in the back, including Specialty Ciders. We also serve rotating taps of visiting beers. Our licensing allows us to provide spirits and beers made in Pennsylvania. We are an employee-stock owned company! Visit us! We can’t wait to meet you!

 Foss Jewelers (, 888 Route 522, Selinsgrove) – Sparkle and glitter. They’re hallmarks of this festive season—and as a special gift for the special woman in your life! Foss Jewelers, serving Central PA since 1949, specializes in affordable, high-quality jewelry backed with unsurpassed customer service. For the holidays, sole proprietor Dan Foss recommends these Sterling Silver earrings. They are handmade by Kabana and feature “Sleeping Beauty” Turquoise.  $270.00

 Peter Herdic House Restaurant and Inn (, 407 West Fourth Street, Williamsport) - Gift certificates for dining in our restaurant or staying overnight in our cozy inn are welcome gifts for everyone on your list. With three private rooms and two fireplaces, the restaurant can accommodate large parties or intimate dining. The lovely inn, tastefully decorated in the Victorian décor, is an ideal site for relaxing business retreats, family reunions, destination weddings as well as weekend getaways.

 Susquehanna Life Magazine (, 217 Market Street, Lewisburg) – Celebrating our 25th anniversary! Susquehanna Life magazine is the guide you need for your life in Central PA—whether you’re a resident, visitor or plan to relocate to one of the 25 counties in which we circulate! Food & Drink Guide, recipes, comprehensive event listings and articles on communities, outdoor recreation, businesses, people, places, history and culture are punctuated with award-winning color photography. Give a gift subscription at Susquehanna Life: often imitated, never duplicated.  

 Susquehanna Valley Limousine (, 2225 Ridge Road, Northumberland) - Now is the time to start thinking about Holiday Party Transportation. Whether you are hosting a holiday party or attending a party thrown by someone else, be safe. From stretch limousines to passenger vans and party buses, let Susquehanna Valley Limousine help you plan for transportation to and from the party. And Susquehanna Valley Limousine is the perfect gift idea!

 Weis Center for the Performing Arts at Bucknell University (1 Dent Drive, Lewisburg) - Give the gift of entertainment with tickets to a Weis Center performance! Choose one of 20 professional performing arts events, including classical, world music, family discovery, dance, multimedia, jazz, and much more. Giving an experience is the perfect gift for friends and loved ones who seem to have everything. Pair tickets with a dining gift certificate from a downtown restaurant and it’s a lovely night out – ideal for couples, young professionals and busy families alike. Spring performances listed at Purchase tickets by calling 570-577-1000 or online 24/7 at - Please note, no refunds or exchanges on performance selections.

 Weis Markets (, Corporate Office: 1000 South Second Street, Sunbury) – Based in Sunbury, Weis Markets currently operates 205 stores with over 23,000 employees in Pennsylvania, Maryland, New York, New Jersey, West Virginia, Virginia and Delaware. What better way to show you care than to honor your friends and family with Weis Markets Gift Cards! They give the recipient the freedom to choose what they want and need, and is a much-appreciated and memorable gift.

 And don't forget to enter the Ultimate Holiday Shopping Spree Giveaway to win gift packages, worth up to $100 each, from the businesses above. 



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