Author Archives: Caryn Shaffer

Lancaster Civil War Round Table to welcome author J. David Petruzzi

The Lancaster Civil War Round Table will welcome author, speaker and historian J.David Petruzzi at 7 p.m. April 10 at the Lititz Public Library, 651 Kissel Hill Road. The program is free to attend.  JD will speak on his latest book, … Continue reading

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Stewartstown Historical Society to present ‘Letters from Home’

“Letters from Home,” by Springettsbury Township author Ronald L. Hershner, will be presented by the Stewartstown Historical Society at 7:30 April 2 at Stewartstown United Methodist Church, 26 S. Main St., Stewartstown. The book offers rare personal insight into the … Continue reading

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York County Heritage Trust to accept donations for Book Blast

The York County Heritage Trust is will begin accepting gently used book donations April 1 from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. at the Historical Society Museum, 250 E. Market St. Donations will be accepted Tuesdays through Saturdays. The last day … Continue reading

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BAM bestsellers for the week of March 16

Best-sellers as reported by Books-A-Million in Springettsbury Township for the week ending March 16. 1. “Divergent,” Veronica Roth 2. “Rush Revere & the First Patriots,” Rush Limbaugh 3. “Minecraft Essential handbook,” Scholastic 4. “Blood Sugar Solution 10 Day Detox,” Mark … Continue reading

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Collinsville Community Library’s book sale happening this weekend

The Friends of Collinsville Community Library’s Annual Spring Book Sale will be 1 to 8 p.m. March 20, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. March 21 and 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. March 22. There will be a two-for-one sale and “two … Continue reading

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Living Proof Live to feature author Beth Moore

LifeWay Christian Resources is slated to bring Bible teacher and best-selling author Beth Moore to Giant Center on May 2 and 3. Living Proof Live, sponsored by Nashville-based publishing company LifeWay Christian Resources, will feature Moore’s dynamic storytelling and passionate … Continue reading

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Kaltreider-Benfer Library to host “Catching Fire” party

The Kaltreider-Benfer Library will be hosting a “Catching Fire” party from 7 to 10:30 p.m. March 28 at the 18 South Youth Center in Red Lion. The party is for teens 13 to 18 years old, and cost is $1 … Continue reading

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BAM best-sellers for the week of Feb. 16

Best-sellers as reported by Books-A-Million in Springettsbury Township for the week ended Feb. 9: 1.       “Fault In Our Stars” by John Green 2.       “Insurgent” by Veronica Roth 3.       “Sycamore Row” by … Continue reading

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Lancaster author Peter Greer releases fourth book

On February 11, Peter Greer, president and CEO of HOPE International, released his fourth book, “Mission Drift: The Unspoken Crisis Facing Leaders, Charities and Churches,” according to a news release. The book is co-authored by Chris Horst, director of development … Continue reading

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Two Mennonite women authors to speak in Lancaster

Two writers from two generations will speak side by side about their experiences as Mennonite women authors. Shirley Showalter and Valerie Weaver-Zercher will also reflect about their writing processes at 7 p.m. Feb. 24 at Mellinger Mennonite Church in Lancaster. … Continue reading

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