Category Archives: Local events

Trinity Lutheran Church in Wrightsville to host historian and author Michael Maloney

Michael Maloney, author of “Murder at Accomac” will be speaking at 6:30 p.m. Oct. 22 at Trinity Lutheran Church, 243 Hellam Street, Wrightsville. His talk will delve into the local lore of Wild Cat Falls, the operation of ferries on the Susquehanna, … Continue reading

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Marathon reading of ‘Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone’ set

Penn State York will host a marathon reading of “Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone” starting at noon on Sept 25. The reading, in the Lee R. Glatfelter Library, will end when the book is completed, or about 7 p.m, … Continue reading

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Feeling overwhelmed? Join a book discussion

Remember when I posted about the summer read program featuring Brigid Schulte’s “Overwhelmed: Work, Love and Play When No One Has The Time”? Book discussion groups are forming at a library near you! Talks are scheduled: 2 to 3 p.m. … Continue reading

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One book. One community. Five choices.

It’s time to select the book that will be read for the One Book One Community initiative. The program is in its 11th year and represents a collaboration between 80 libraries in six counties, according to a news release. One … Continue reading

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Sciencetellers to share “Dragons and Dreams”

Sciencetellers will bring their energetic and unique style of immersion storytelling to York County Libraries this month to tell the tale of “Dragons and Dreams,” according to a news release.  The Sciencetellers transport audiences back to the time of castles … Continue reading

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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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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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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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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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