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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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‘MasterChef’ winner and author Christine Ha to speak in Lancaster about cooking without sight

Celebrity chef and MasterChef Season 3 winner Christine Ha will speak and sign books at the Living Well with a Disability Conference & Expo in Lancaster Aug. 25.

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Martin Library wins $100 in UGI Reads Twitter contest

Martin Library was selected as a winner of $100 through a Twitter contest run by UGI Utilities’ UGIReads in May 2013.

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Winner of February Poem of the Month Contest!

I received nine poems to consider for the February Poem of the Month contest — not too shabby for the first month! The prompt was to write a poem about an historical figure.

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YorkArts hosts Writer’s Eye competition through Nov. 24

YorkArts announces its Writer’s Eye competition based on its “Out and About” sculpture exhibit on display in York, PA.

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And the ‘Show Us Your Shelves’ winner is…

Ashley Unger of York won the “Show Us Your Shelves” contest and will receive a family four-pack of tickets to Hersheypark.

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Have you entered the ‘Show Us Your Shelves’ contest?

Here’s the latest entry, “Kathy’s Place,” in the “Show Us Your Shelves” contest. Submissions accepted through Aug. 12.

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2009 Derby winner Mine That Bird gets graphic novel

If you plan to watch the Kentucky Derby today, here’s a little history for you from the 2009 race. Despite odds against him at 50:1, underdog horse Mine That Bird won the 135th Kentucky Derby — the second largest upset … Continue reading

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