Category Archives: Things to do

What does it mean to be a York Countian? A look at why I’m still here

What does it mean to be a York Countian? Or, to put it another way, what is it that keeps you here? Joan Concilio’s Only in York County project seeks to answer that question.

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Don’t miss Pennsylvania German gathering March 22 in Lebanon

A Pennsylvania German Zammelaaf, or gathering, is taking place 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. March 22 at New Covenant Christian School, 452 Ebenezer Route (Route 72), Lebanon.

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Print your own York International Animal-Time Coloring Book!

Joan Concilio found a copy of an undated York Corp. animal-themed coloring book. The maker of large refrigeration equipment distributed this book to describe its products to both kids and parents.

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Get outside, York County!

Today’s weather was simply beautiful here, despite a VERY brief thunderstorm. I understand it was worse in some parts of the county, but we were very lucky. We headed outside in the late afternoon to the former Hawk Lake golf … Continue reading

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A photo contest and a free Harley-Davidson sticker: Random fun from Joan’s inbox

Just a quick post today to tell you about two fun things that showed up in my inbox recently. First, if you’re into Harleys, you can get a free Harley-Davidson sticker here. Random, but I know some of my readers … Continue reading

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See some amazing Christmas lights in Manchester Township

Sunday night, after a very interesting and fun impromptu Christmas pageant at my mom’s church, our family of four took a drive around the area to see what Christmas lights we could find. There were tons that were very nice, … Continue reading

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2011 York Fair: A few more photos

You know I’m not done with the York fair, right? I do have a few more photos this week that I’d like to show you, and on Friday, I have something cool from the fair coming from a friend of … Continue reading

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2011 York Fair: Food with a friend, Part 2

Hello everyone! I’m one of Joan’s best friends, Tracey. As she’s warned you, I’m guest-blogging today. I feel like one of those radio callers having a ‘long-time listener, first-time caller’ moments. If you’re a frequent reader of her blog, as … Continue reading

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2011 York Fair: Food with a friend, Part 1

Today’s visit to the York Fair came with a special guest: One of my best friends, Tracey, also a lifelong Yorker and as die-hard of a fairgoer as I am! She agreed to take on the task of helping me … Continue reading

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2011 York Fair: Spotlight on food

I mentioned yesterday that Sunday marked my second trip to the fair. I even showed you some of the highlights of that day. What I didn’t show you was our other effort: We focused on some food. I know, what … Continue reading

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