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Brand New Sam’s Club to Open in Mechanicsburg this Thursday

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Sam’s Club will open its Mechanicsburg club at 6520 Carlisle Pike, Suite 250, following an 8 a.m. Grand Opening ceremony Thursday, November 6. The membership warehouse club that brought more than 150 new jobs to the community will give residents and small business owners the opportunity to access incredible savings on quality merchandise, including products made locally.

“We cannot wait to welcome the community into the new Sam’s Club,” said Club Manager Alex Davis. “I’m confident there will be a few unexpected finds, along with all the great values our members can expect every day.”

Mechanicsburg associates selected several local organizations to receive $45,000 in community giving grants. In the last fiscal year, Sam’s Club, and parent company Walmart, gave more than $26 million to non-profits in the state of Pennsylvania. The following local organizations will be presented checks prior to Thursday’s grand opening:

— American Trauma Society

— Channels

— Capital Area Girls on The Run

— Joseph T Simpson Public Library

— Ronald McDonald House

— Silver Spring Community Fire Company

— Silver Spring Township

— Mission Central

— Silver Spring Township Police Department

— Safe Harbour, Inc.

— Domestic Violence Services of Cumberland and Perry Counties

As part of the grand opening weekend celebration, Sam’s Club will offer number of health and wellness services, including:

  • Free health screenings will be offered for both members and the public monthly. Grand opening screenings will assess cholesterol, blood pressure, vision, hearing and a variety of other wellness areas, and will run November 6 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., and November 7 and 8 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
  • The Sam’s Club Pharmacy, which is open to the public, features many $4 and $10 generic prescriptions.
  • The Optical Center offers $40 off one additional pair of regularly priced prescription eyeglasses with the purchase of a complete pair of eyeglasses at regular price.
  • The Hearing Aid Center features premium technology in hearing aids and personal listening devices.

Local Historian and Author Christine Clepper Musser will be joined by State Senator Patricia H. Vance for a book signing on November 6 at 1 p.m. Vance wrote the foreword to the book titled Silver Spring Township which highlights the history of the community.

Sam’s Club will also be featuring a variety of food samples and product demonstrations. Special showcase events include DeLallo Olive Bar Sauces & Pasta, a Parmesan Cheese Wheel Cracking, Quagga Scarves, and Smart Circle Windshield Repair.

Members will discover savings on a number of outstanding items Grand Opening weekend, including:

  • DeLallo Potato Gnocchi 16oz for $7.94
  • Strip Steak for $6.98 per lb.
  • HP 15.6″ Notebook for $299
  • $50 off the Vizio 60″ LED Smart HDTV
  • Get 50 free 4X6 prints in the Photo Lab

Membership Information

A Sam’s Club membership is an investment that more than pays for itself. Whether buying for a household or a business, a Sam’s Club member can access exclusive savings on merchandise and outstanding benefits. With early shopping hours, and additional discounts on pharmacy and optical services, Sam’s Plus memberships offer even more with additional great benefits. Sam’s Plus memberships are $100 annually. Sam’s Savings memberships and Sam’s Business memberships are $45 annually. Special savings for college students and military families are also available. For more information, visit SamsClub.com/membership.

Residents who are not yet members are encouraged to take advantage of a free One-Day Pass to learn why Life is Better in The Club. Passes are available on our website.

About Sam’s Club

Sam’s Club(R), a division of Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. (NYSE:WMT) , is a leading membership warehouse club offering superior products, savings and services to millions of members in 636 clubs in the U.S. and Puerto Rico. To learn more about Sam’s Club, visit the Sam’s Club Newsroom, shop at SamsClub.com, and interact with Sam’s Club on Twitter and Facebook.

*Sam’s Club(R) Advertised Merchandise Policy

It is our firm intention to have every advertised item in stock. Occasionally, however, an advertised item may not be available for purchase due to unforeseen difficulties. We reserve the right to limit quantities to normal retail purchases or one-per-member or household, and to exclude resellers. We have done our best to ensure all information in this piece is accurate and up to-date. Errors and omissions occasionally occur and are subject to correction. Pricing and item availability may vary by location and in Alaska, Hawaii, Oklahoma, Puerto Rico, Wisconsin and on SamsClub.com. Pricing and items are valid at your 6520 Carlisle Pike, Suite 250, Mechanicsburg, Pa. club and are good November 6-9, 2014. (c)Copyright 2014 Sam’s Club. All rights reserved.

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