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For the sake of your health, a summer read

Through September 17, the public is invited to participate in “A Summer Read,” according to a news release. The program encourages residents to visit local libraries and borrow “Overwhelmed: Work, Love, and Play When No One Has the Time,” by Brigid … Continue reading

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York County Libraries to hold ‘Food for Fines’ program in July

In July, library cardholders with overdue fines on their records can eliminate them by donating canned fruits and vegetables, pasta, tomato sauce, and other non-perishable items at York County Libraries, according to a news release. “For each food item someone … Continue reading

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York County Parks Naturalist Kelsey Frey to present program at libraries

York County Parks Naturalist Kelsey Frey hopes to help kids and parents discover the science which is all around them this summer when she presents “Science in Your Backyard” at York County Libraries, according to a news release. Frey’s interactive … 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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Paul Smith Library in Shrewsbury schedules writer’s retreat

Paul Smith Library of Southern York County will hold a “Year of the Book” writer’s retreat for children’s book authors, according to a news release. The hands-on workshop will be Feb. 22 and 23 at the library, 80 Constitution Ave., … Continue reading

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Autism awareness comic book creators to hold “Face Value Comics” signings

Dover resident David Kot started off with an idea to create a handbook to help with his autism spectrum research — and now he created a comic titled “Face Value Comics.”

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The Rev. Christopher Rodkey releases book of sermons, ‘Too Good to Be True’

St. Paul’s United Church of Christ pastor the Rev. Christopher Rodkey will release “Too Good to Be True: Radical Christian Preaching, Year A” through Christian Alternative Feb. 28, 2014.

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Spring Garden Twp. author Joseph Cress to be featured on PA Books

Spring Garden Township author Joseph Cress will appear on the Jan. 26, 2014, episode of PA Books to discuss his book “Hidden History of Cumberland County.”

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Friday Five: Reasons we love our libraries

In this Friday Five post for Jan. 24, 2014, Sarah Chain shares five reasons she loves York County libraries.

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York authors Laura Bretz, Kirk Allmond sign with Permuted Press

York authors Laura Bretz and Kirk Allmond sign with Permuted Press for their “What Zombies Fear” series and other titles.

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