Author Archives: Caryn Shaffer

Teen Tuesday at Kaltreider-Benfer Library will include starburst painting

Tweens and teens 10 to 18 years old are welcome to Teen Tuesdays at Kaltreider-Benfer Library in Red Lion. This coming week, teens will be creating starburst paintings from 2 to 4 p.m. July 29. This past week, teens painted … Continue reading

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BAM bestsellers for the week of July 20

Here are the top 5 bestsellers from Books-A-Million in Springettsbury Township for the week of July 20. 1.       The Book of Life by Deborah Harkness 2.       Four: Divergent Story by Veronica Roth 3.       The Fault in Our Stars by John Green 4.       Unbroken by … Continue reading

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Last Free Ride Friday scheduled at local libraries

The third and final “Free Ride Friday” for the summer will be Aug. 1 at York County Libraries, according to a news release.  Library cardholders who check out a book that day can receive a free rabbittransit bus pass when … Continue reading

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Artists sought for “ART in mARTin” exhibit

Martin Library is looking for artists to submit original artwork that utilizes the color red, according to a news release.  Forty pieces are needed for this fall’s “ART in mARTin” gallery.   A variety of mediums are sought, including oil and … Continue reading

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Julie Kress launches poetry collection with mass appeal

When Hanover poet Julie Kress is inspired, she finds a quiet place to write. Usually outdoors. “I write everything by hand, and when I have a few poems, I’ll put them in the computer,” Kress said. The 31-year-old Hanover native … Continue reading

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Central Pennsylvania Romance Writers seeks new members

The Central Pennsylvania Romance Writers welcomes visitors and is seeking new members. The group will meet from 10:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Aug. 2 at the Joseph T. Simpson Public Library, 16 North Walnut St., Mechanicsburg. Published and unpublished writers … Continue reading

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Upcoming events slated at the Annie E. Sterline Library in Lewisberry

The Annie E. Sterline Library will be hosting the following events in the fall at the Lewisberry Community Park, 501 Market St., Lewisberry: What: Community fair and chili cookoff When: 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Sept. 20 Details: There will … Continue reading

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Stewartstown author Donald Reinsel helps job seekers with ‘The Career Puzzle’

Stewartstown author Donald Reinsel, 53, is a business instructor at Consolidated School of Business in York.  He interacts with students of all age levels and socioeconomic backgrounds regularly, he said via the Book Buzz local author web form. “While the … Continue reading

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Poetry submission: ‘Together, The World’

Together we stand, united as one. The key to life is to never be done. Remain a student forever to expand your mind, Open your third eye to the things hard to find. We are the world, we should all … Continue reading

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Katye Clark to sign books at Lotus Moon Yoga

Local author Katye Clark will sign her books, “Into the Light” and “Conscious Construction of the Soul” from 5 to 9 p.m. Aug. 1 at Lotus Moon Yoga, 36 N. Beaver St., York. The studio will also offer henna art … Continue reading

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