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York County Libraries applies for $20K YorIt grant for STEM Center at Martin Library

York County Libraries submitted a video proposal for a STEM center at Martin Library for the 2014 YorIt Social Venture grant in York, Pa.

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Entering YorkArts’ Writer’s Eye contest? That’s called ekphrasis!

YorkArts wants you to write about downtown York’s industrial-themed sculptures and enter them in its annual Writer’s Eye competition. Did you know that writing about visual art is called ekphrasis (eck-FRAY-sis)? If you’re meditating about, giving voice to, or vividly describing … Continue reading

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YorkArts’ Writer’s Eye Competition focuses on local art

YorkArts in downtown York, Pa., will accept short stories and poems for its Writer’s Eye competition through Jan. 4, 2014.

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Baltimore author Marion Winik to hold release party at Holy Hound Taproom

Baltimore-based author Marion Winik will hold a launch party for her memoir, “Highs in the Low Fifties,” July 21, 2013, at Holy Hound Taproom in York, Pa.

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The York Emporium gears up for Horrible Saturday

The York Emporium will host Horrible Saturday from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. July 13, 2013, at its downtown York used book and curiosity shop.

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Little Free Library pops up in downtown York at the Friends Meetinghouse

A Little Free Library was set up June 8, 2013, in front of the Friends Meetinghouse in downtown York. Any community member can borrow and return books at no cost.

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York Emporium sponsors 2013 York St. Patrick’s Day Parade Coloring Contest

The York Emporium in York, Pa., is seeking entries for its 2013 York St. Patrick’s Day Parade coloring contest, which runs through 6 p.m. March 10, 2013.

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Scott Mingus Sr. to sign copies of ‘Gettysburg Glimpses 2′ at York Emporium for First Friday

York author and local historian Scott Mingus Sr. will sign copies of “Gettysburg Glimpses 2″ at The York Emporium March 1, 2013.

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Martin Library presents fantasy baseball spring training

Martin Library in downtowk York will offer a session on fantasy baseball spring training from 1 to 4 p.m. Feb. 9, 2013.

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York author Scott Butcher to release ‘Historic Architecture of Pennsylvania’

York author Scott Butcher will hold a pre-release book party for “Historic Architecture of Pennsylvania” as part of First Friday in York on Dec. 7, 2012.

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