Category Archives: Things to do

Birchbox and Women’s Health power up with small challenges

Birchbox and Women’s Health paired up for the July subscription-based beauty program to offer “12 bite-sized challenges.” I’ve been getting Birchbox for a little more than a year and I look forward to unwrapping the little cardboard package that contains five … Continue reading

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Hanover prepares for Heart Walk

In just two months, hundreds of individuals from the Hanover area and beyond will gather to take strides against the community’s number one and number four killers, heart disease and stroke, at the 2014 Hanover Heart Walk sponsored by Hanover … Continue reading

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TacFit717 moves to Dallastown gym, offers free two-week membership

TacFit 717 moved this spring to its Dallastown location after two years in a small studio on George Street. Owner Jason Cavanaugh said the new building will allow them to grow, not only in being able to doing full pull-ups, … Continue reading

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Red Lion woman to bike 150 miles to benefit Johns Hopkins Hospital

When Amber Warrington hops on her stationary bike in the basement of her Red Lion home, she is focused. Head straight, eyes set ahead, she leans in to the handle bars and steadies her legs on the peddles. The 38-year-old … Continue reading

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Operation FitKids to get exercise started early

When I was a kid, I got exercise by running around the backyard with my siblings, playing in club soccer or weekend hiking trips with my family. As the second oldest of six children, I can tell you that just … Continue reading

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York Habitat for Humanity plans for 11th annual 5K

On Saturday, June 28, York Habitat supporters will drop their hammers and don their running shoes to help local, lower-income families realize their dreams of home ownership! This year marks the 11th anniversary of York Habitat’s annual 5K, presented by WellSpan Sports Medicine, … Continue reading

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Yogis Take the Park to be biggest yoga event in York County

Love the physical challenge of yoga? Or want to try it but never find the right opportunity? Yogis Take the Park will be a county-wide outdoor program to share health and wellness resources, as well as bring together those who … Continue reading

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Mini health fair to focus on older adults

  September House Senior Center is partnering with Senior Outreach Services to host a Mini Health Fair. The event will be 10:30 a.m. to noon June 10 at 1251 W. King St. in West York. This event is free and … Continue reading

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Wednesday is National Running Day

Today, June 4th, is National Running Day. The day is meant to be a celebration of running. Group runs are being organized in cities across the country through meetup.com, and participants are encouraged to celebrate by going for a run, … Continue reading

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Saturday’s 5K will benefit Memorial Hospital

The Memorial Health Systems Foundation Auxiliary Ladies’ 5K Run and Walk will be 8:30 a.m. Saturday.  Registration will begin at 7:30 a.m. at the Outpatient Surgery Center, 1750 Fifth Avenue inYork. Awards will be given to the top three overall finishers and the top three finishers in each … Continue reading

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