Cumberland County entered the Yellow Phase of re-opening on Friday, May 22, which means that many of our local shops are happily welcoming back customers with proper precautions in place to keep everyone safe and healthy. The hours of operation and guidelines for each store are noted below. Customers should respect the rules and be patient as these new procedures are implemented. If you do not yet feel comfortable shopping in person, many stores continue to offer online shopping for your convenience. Although the Visitors Bureau does its best to provide the most up-to-date information, please check the store’s website or social media accounts for the latest updates.

Ashcombe Farm & Greenhouse

Hours: Monday through Saturday from 10 am to 6 pm; Sunday from 10 am to 4 pm 

Guidelines: Masks required for customers; Ashcombe can fill orders via phone and have them ready at the register to minimize customer time and contact in the store; online store and delivery services are currently suspended

Brain Vessel (The Gallery)

Hours: Tuesday through Friday 11 am to 6 pm; Saturday from 11 am to 4 pm

Guidelines: Six customer limit at one time

Brittle Bark

Hours: Tuesday & Thursday from 10 am to 2 pm plus one Saturday each month (June 20, July 11, and August 1); customers are encouraged to continue online ordering with in-store or curbside pickup; please email sales@brittlebark.com if you need to arrange for an appointment outside of these hours.

Guidelines: Customers are required to wear masks. Staff will be wiping down surfaces after every visit including the register and front doorknob; 2 customer limit at one time.

Civil War and More

Hours: Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, and Friday from 10:30 am to 5:30 pm

Guidelines: Wear a mask; 3 customer limit at one time; the floor is marked to help customers practice social distancing.

The Country Nook

Hours: Wednesday through Friday from 10 am to 5 pm; Saturday from 10 am to 3 pm

Guidelines: Wear a mask; do your best to stay 6 feet apart

Glitz Soap Co.

Hours: Tuesday through Friday from 10 am to 6 pm; Saturday from 9 am to 2 pm

Guidelines: Customers should wear a mask.

Hershey Violins

Hours: Re-opening June 4 noon to 5 pm or by appointment (call 717-697-6341)

Mechanicsburg Mystery Bookshop

Hours: 45-minute shopping sessions by appointment only or curbside pickup is available

Guidelines: Staff will disinfect between appointments; customers are required to wear masks and to social distance while in the shop; doors will be locked during appointment times to avoid entry by other shoppers.

Mountainside Ski & Sports

Hours: Tuesday and Wednesday from 11 am to 7 pm; Thursday and Friday from 9 am to 5 pm; Saturday from 9 am to 4 pm

Guidelines: Follow all CDC guidelines; curbside pickup is still available

Not So Shabby

Hours: Friday and Saturday from 10 am to 3 pm (re-opening June 12)

Guidelines: Wear a mask; use hand sanitizer provided at the door; limit of two customers at a time; for your convenience, private appointments can be scheduled

Plato’s Closet

Hours: Monday through Saturday from 10 am to 9 pm; Sunday from 12 pm to 6 pm

Guidelines: Customers should wear a mask.

Pure Gallery

Hours: Tuesday through Saturday from 10 am to 4 pm and by private appointment

Guidelines: Customers should wear a mask while inside the store; curbside pickup is available.

Record Smith

Hours: Tuesday and Wednesday from 12 pm to 6 pm; Friday from 12 pm to 8 pm; Saturday from 10 am to 4 pm

Guidelines: Customers should wear a mask.

The Rosemary House

Hours: Tuesday through Saturday from 10 am to 4 pm; appointments accepted for private shopping

Guidelines: Customers are requested to wear a mask; curbside pickup is still available and encouraged during or after business hours; customer limit of 4 individuals or 2 families at a time; hand sanitizer/wipes are available

Shatzer’s Backwoods Boochi

Hours: Accepting pre-orders for kombucha via email (info@backwoodsboochi.com). Pre-orders are available for in-store pickup, no-contact pickup, or no-contact delivery. See their Facebook page for details, dates, and availability of flavors.

Snazzy Giraffe

Hours: Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday from 10 am to 5 pm; Thursday from 10 am to 7 pm; Saturday from 10 am to 4 pm

Guidelines: All customers and staff must wear face coverings; customers are required to sanitize hands before shopping and practice social distancing; staff will frequently clean and disinfect surfaces, especially door handles and the sales counter; a “personal shopper” service with curbside pickup is still available for customers who feel more comfortable using that option.

Stauffers of Kissel Hill

Hours: Open daily from 9 am to 5 pm

Guidelines: Contactless curbside pickup and delivery are available

Ten Thousand Villages

Hours: Monday through Saturday from 10 am to 4 pm

Guidelines: All customers and employees are required to wear a mask; customers should follow 6-foot social distancing between other shoppers; curbside pickup is available; elderly or immunocompromised individuals who wish to shop alone, can call to discuss arrangements.

Three Little Birds

Hours: Monday, Wednesday through Saturday from 9 am to 7 pm; Sunday from 11 am to 4 pm; Tuesdays are appointment only for high-risk customers or those who prefer to be extra-cautious

Guidelines: Employees are following CDC guidelines

Wild Birds Unlimited

Hours: In-store shopping is not available; home delivery and curbside pickup provide a safe, contact-free experience for you and store staff. Order by phone (717-697-9000) Monday through Saturday from 10 am to 5 pm and Sunday from 12 pm to 4 pm.

Guidelines: The store takes the health of its staff very seriously. Most employees are in the defined “high risk” category based on age or have underlying health issues. At this time, the store does not have adequate staff to reopen for in-store shopping.