Category Archives: For fun

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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Three authors to sign books July 19 at Irvin’s Books

Three authors will hold book signings from noon to 2 p.m. July 19 at Irvin’s Books, 2159 White Street, West York. Matt Swayne, Rachel Walter and Buffy Andrews will be signing books at that time. For details, call 717-843-2947 or … Continue reading

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Kaltreider-Benfer’s Teen Tuesday to discuss, make stained glass

Kaltreider-Benfer Library will be holding a Teen Tuesday event from 2 to 4 p.m. July 15 at Candi Duda Stained Glass Art Studio, 43 North Main Street, Red Lion. The event is for youths 13 to 18 years old. Participants will … Continue reading

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Group of authors to sign books Saturday, June 14

Karen Rose Smith,  Natalie Damschroder, Mark Nesbitt, Matt Swayne and Steven Zorbaush will be signing books from noon to 2 p.m. June 14 at Irvin’s Books, 2159 White Street, West Manchester Township. Refreshments will be served. If you’re a local author, … Continue reading

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The Gettysburg Review to host author readings in June

The Gettysburg Review will host a series of readings at Gettysburg College June 5 to 7. The readings will be at 8 p.m. at Breidenbaugh Hall’s Joseph Theater at the intersection of North Washington St. and West Lincoln Ave. Chief … 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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What are you reading on this snowy day?

A snow day is the perfect day to stay in and read a good book. I want to know what you’re reading! Submit a photo of you reading a book to cshaffer@ydr.com or tweet your reading selfie to @ydrbooks. You … Continue reading

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York JCC to host book signing with Holly Metzger

York Jewish Community Center youth fitness director Holly Metzger will sign copies of her children’s book “Tryouts” Feb. 9, 2014, at the York JCC in York, Pa.

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Martin Library to host fantasy spring training for baseball enthusiasts

Martin Library in York, Pa., will host Paul White and Brent Hershey Feb. 8, 2014, for its 23rd annual Fantasy Spring Training.

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Meet Paul Smith Library’s new director, Megan Good Carrington

Paul Smith Library of Southern York County’s new director, Megan Good Carrington, answers a Q&A in this Jan. 31, 2014, post.

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