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Forbidden Art Exhibition

September 2 - October 26
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An event every month that begins at 12:00am on day 2 of the month, repeating indefinitely

Ephrata Public Library, 550 S Reading Road
Ephrata, PA 17522 United States

From September 2-October 24, the Ephrata Public Library, located at 550 South Reading Road, Ephrata, will feature an exhibition, “Forbidden Art,” a collection of images of artwork created by concentration camp prisoners while imprisoned by the Nazis during World War II. The Forbidden Art educational program is a cooperative initiative undertaken by the Auschwitz-Birkenau State

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Irina Botea Bucan: In the zone of transition, the building will have a future, she said…

September 6 - December 8
The Phillips Museum of Art, College Avenue
Lancaster, PA 17603 United States

Irina Botea Bucan uses various media in her videos and films to question current sociopolitical dynamics and the possibility of their transformation. "In the zone of transition, the building will have a future, she said..." comprises nine works made over the last 10 years and revolves around three ideas of recording: suspended histories mostly unknown

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Free

Onward with the Revolution: Late Soviet-Era Posters

September 6 - December 8
The Phillips Museum of Art, College Avenue
Lancaster, PA 17603 United States

"Onward with the Revolution: Late Soviet-Era Posters" is an exhibition from the permanent collection of the Phillips Museum of Art. F&M professors Jon Stone and Nina Bond selected 18 posters to commemorate the 100th anniversary of the Russian revolution (Nov. 7, 1917). Over the course of the fall semester, Russian Studies students will research the

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Free

Arab Comics: 90 Years of Popular Visual Culture

September 6 - December 8
The Phillips Museum of Art, College Avenue
Lancaster, PA 17603 United States

This traveling exhibition of 33 reproductions of Arab comics provides a look into Arab popular culture and the history of graphic illustration in the Middle East. "Arab Comics: 90 Years of Popular Visual Culture", brought to the Phillips Museum of Art in partnership with F&M's Islamic and Middle East Studies Program, features three distinct types

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Dinosaurs Come to Life

October 17
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An event every day that begins at 12:00am, repeating until October 29, 2017

Clyde Peeling’s Reptiland, 18628 US Route 15
Allenwood, PA 17810 United States

Travel back in time with this prehistoric outdoor adventure! Open April 22 through October 29, 2017, Dinosaurs Come to Life features life-size animatronic dinosaurs that roar, spit, and bellow. Trek through this exciting educational exhibit to experience the infamous Tyrannosaurus rex, as well as Utahraptor, Carnotaurus, Ornithomimus, and Compsagnathus—four new-to-the-zoo dinos! Enjoy a refreshing “surprise”

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$9

Lancaster County Best Kept Secrets Tour

October 17
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An event every day that begins at 12:00am, repeating until October 21, 2017

LANCASTER COUNTY’S BEST KEPT SECRETS TOUR Oct 5 thru Oct 21, 2017 An unusual shopping/food and fun adventure featuring 41 off-the-beaten path businesses, hand-picked for their uniqueness. Set up like a home or garden tour, you’ll travel place to place, in your own vehicle, enjoying all the special free things (refreshments, games, gifts, farm tours,

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$12519

Voice of the Apostles

October 17 - October 20
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An event every day that begins at 12:00am, repeating until October 20, 2017

Lancaster County Convention Center, 25 South Queen Street
Lancaster, 17603

Do you feel pushed around by the constant change & upheval in the world? Do you long for clarity and stability? Ephesians 4 tells us that apostles are part of God's solution for bringing stability into our lives and giving us a broader view of life. Come join hands with others from many different backgrounds

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Ongoing
Free

Wildwood Photography Contest

August 16 @ 8:00 am - November 30 @ 3:00 pm
Wildwood Park, 100 Wildwood Way
Harrisburg, PA 17110 United States

Now is a great time to visit Wildwood Park, camera in hand, snap outdoor photos for the upcoming Photo Contest. This year, the Towpath Trail has been a hotspot for wildlife photography. Each entrant may submit up to 2 photos. Mat kits are available in the nature center's gift shop. Photographs may be dropped off

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FALL FOILAGE GETAWAY PACKAGE

September 5 @ 8:00 am - November 30 @ 5:00 pm
Refreshing Mountain Retreat & Adventure Center, 455 Camp Road
Stevens, PA 17578 United States

Do you and your significant other want to get away this fall? Experience amazing views of the forest on our Aerial Excursion Zip lines (7 Zip lines), relax by a campfire in the evening, and spend a special night together in our cozy cabins with our Fall Foliage Getaway Package! Get a great discount on

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$475.00

Adobe Photoshop

September 11 @ 6:00 pm - November 13 @ 9:00 pm
Pennsylvania College of Art & Design, 204 N Prince Street
Lancaster, PA 17603 United States

Adobe Photoshop DES 152, Monday, September 11 - November 13 6 p.m. - 9 p.m., 1 credit, $475 Laurie Ulrich Adobe Photoshop has long been the world-standard image-editing, photo-retouching and web graphics software program. This course presents a complete survey of the Photoshop interface – its features, capabilities, and uses. Learn to create and manipulate

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Young At Heart- Senior Citizen Package

September 21 @ 8:00 am - November 30 @ 5:00 pm
Refreshing Mountain Retreat & Adventure Center, 455 Camp Road
Stevens, PA 17578 United States

Have you ever imagined zip lining through the trees but thought I couldn't do that anymore? Our Aerial Excursion Zip lines (7 zip lines) is an amazing experience for everyone young at heart, regardless of age. Our senior citizen package combines zip lines for 2, and an overnight stay in the cabins. You will get

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Ultimate Family Adventure Package

September 21 @ 8:00 am - November 30 @ 5:00 pm
Refreshing Mountain Retreat & Adventure Center, 455 Camp Road
Stevens, PA 17578 United States

Are you looking for a fun getaway to take the whole family on this fall? Create unforgettable family memories together right here at Refreshing Mountain. Get lots of fun for a discounted price! Stay 2 nights in our cozy cabins, and experience a wide variety of activities, including the Flying V Ziplines, Climbing Tower, Paintball target shooting,

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Large Family Discounts!

September 21 @ 8:00 am - November 30 @ 5:00 pm
Refreshing Mountain Retreat & Adventure Center, 455 Camp Road
Stevens, PA 17578 United States

Are you looking for a fun fun family getaway this fall? Create unforgettable family memories together here at Refreshing Mountain.  Stay in our cozy cabins and add activities at a maximum cost of 5 persons per activity (the 6th, 7th, and 8th person is free for ANY ACTIVITY).  Adventure is out there!  Pick the ones

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Free

The Mosaic Project: Amber Robles Gordon and Nate Lewis

October 2 @ 5:00 pm - December 1 @ 8:00 pm
Pennsylvania College of Art & Design, 204 N Prince Street
Lancaster, PA 17603 United States

The significance of art in the lives of our youth cannot be underestimated. Yet, just when research is finally emerging that supports this, budget cuts and curricular demands are threatening the foundation of creativity in our public schools. In order to fill that gap as well as enrich the community, Pennsylvania College of Art &

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$2386

October in Ireland

October 6 @ 8:00 am - October 19 @ 5:00 pm
Ireland, Ireland

The Millersville University Destinations Travel Program announces a 13-day travel program to Ireland for October 6-19, 2017 with CIE International. This “classic” itinerary covers all the essential parts of Ireland as well as some unique features – scenic seascapes, a cruise on the Killary Fjord, St. Patrick’s Burial Place, Titanic Belfast and a Bunratty Castle

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Free

Artists in Exile Exhibit

October 13 @ 3:00 pm - November 3 @ 9:00 pm
The Gallery at East Chestnut Street Mennonite Church, 436 East Chestnut Street
Lancaster, PA 17602 United States

Local Congregation Hosts Paintings by Iraqi Artists, Gaza Youth, and Local Resettled Artists The Gallery at East Chestnut Street Mennonite Church is collaborating with Common Humanity, NY, NY to host a World Refugee Art Exhibit to celebrate the beauty and humanity of our world community. Artwork by Iraqi Artists, Gaza Youth and local recently resettled

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Rick Sky in The Cafe at Ten Thousand Villages

October 13 @ 6:30 pm - November 10 @ 8:30 pm
Ten Thousand Villages in Ephrata, 240 North Reading Road
Ephrata, 17522

Rick Sky offers a "Lucky Friday the 13th" show, his thoughtful and melodic compositions delivered through acoustic guitar, native flutes, world percussion and vocals. Learn more about Rick at www.rickskymusic.com. The Cafe Music Series is listener supported. Music runs from 6:30 to 8:23 p.m. The Cafe serves fresh and delicious soups, salads, quiches, panini and

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$18.00

The Crucible

October 13 @ 8:00 pm - October 29 @ 5:00 pm
Gettysburg Community Theatre, 49 York Street
Gettysburg, PA 17325 United States

A beacon in American Theatre, Arthur Miller's gripping drama, The Crucible, focuses upon a young farmer, his wife, and a young servant-girl who maliciously cause the wife's arrest for witchcraft. The farmer brings the girl to court to admit the lie—and it is here that the monstrous course of bigotry and deceit is terrifyingly depicted.

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6:30 am
$1010 - $1030

Soar Into Your Day the Peaceful Way Meditation

October 17 @ 6:30 am - 7:15 am
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Monday - Friday except 9/9 & 9/10, the week of Thanksgiving and the week of Christmas
Basildon Wellness, 4811 Jonestown Road, Suite 223A
Harrisburg, PA 17109 United States

Weekdays from 6:30am-7:15am Soar Into Your Day the Peaceful Way Meditation By Michelle Williard Hoffer Jumpstart your workday with a clear vision of who it is you want to be and how you want to present yourself. How you will benefit: Meditation will bring peace, and calm to your mind so that it is clear

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7:00 am
Free

Art In The Wild

October 17 @ 7:00 am - 8:30 pm
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An event every day that begins at 7:00am, repeating until October 31, 2017

Wildwood Lake, 100 Wildwood Way
Harrisburg, PA 17110 United States

Come visit Art In The Wild, an intriguing exhibit of outdoor environmental art sited along the park's wandering trails and water pools. Using natural materials, regional artists have constructed large and small installations. A map-brochure about the exhibit is available.

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10:00 am
$7.00

Hanging by a Thread

October 17 @ 10:00 am - 4:30 pm
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An event every day that begins at 10:00am, repeating until December 22, 2017

Fort Hunter Park, 100 Fort Hunter Rd
Harrisburg, PA 17110 United States

"Hanging by a Thread" will showcase needle work from the Fort Hunter collection. Mrs. Reily was accomplished in the needle arts, serving as president of the Harrisburg Needle Work Guild for several years in the early 1900s. A quote from her diary said "Sewed all day," and makes note of her attendance at statewide Guild

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Free and open to the public

Art Exhibit: 8 Takes on Architecture

October 17 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
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Saturday hours 10 - 3
Carlisle Arts Learning Center, 38 W Pomfret Street
Carlisle, PA 17013 United States

October 13 – November 11, Tuesday - Friday 10 - 5, Saturday 10 - 3 Reception Friday, October 13, 6:30 – 8 pm. Free and open to the public. Photography, drawing and painting by 8 artists Howard Batchelor, film photography Robert Cavenagh, digital photography Jonathan Frazier, oil painting Patricia Walach Keough, oil painting, monotypes Michael

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2:00 pm
Free

Proactive Maintenance: A guide to fixing technology before it breaks! (webinar)

October 17 @ 2:00 pm - 2:30 pm
online, Online
Lancaster, PA 17603 United States

You service your car on a reuglar basis to make sure it doesn't leave you stranded somewhere right? Well your business relies on technology just as much, so you need to treat your I.T. the same way! Join us online as we discuss key elements that make up a good proactive maintenance plan for your

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5:30 pm

“Jazz & Cocktails” with Steve Rudolph

October 17 @ 5:30 pm - 8:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 5:30pm on Tuesday, repeating until November 28, 2017

River City Blues Club, 819 S Cameron St
Harrisburg, PA 17104 United States

Jazz pianist Steve Rudolph hosts talented jazz artists in intimate duos on Tuesday evenings at River City Blues Club. No cover charge - food and drink available - free parking.

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6:00 pm
Free

Women’s Health Care: Do You Know What’s At Stake?

October 17 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
PA United States

Join us on Tuesday, October 17, from 6 to 8 p.m. at the Penn State Hershey Medical Center’s Fitness and Conference Center for a panel discussion on Women’s Health Care: Do You Know What’s At Stake? For additional details about the free event or the list of speakers, please visit https://sites.psu.edu/centerforwomenshealthresearch/events/. To register online, visit

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Free

Buddhist Meditation

October 17 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 6:00pm on Tuesday, repeating until October 2, 2018

Basildon Wellness, 4811 Jonestown Rd, Suite 223 PA United States

Tuesday every week from 6pm - 8pm Buddhist Meditation By: Capital City Water in the Wave Sangha Please join us on Tuesday evenings for weekly guided and walking meditation, dharma readings and discussion in the tradition of Thich Nhat Hanh. We are inclusive and encourage all faith backgrounds-- or no faith background at all. We seek

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Zendoodle

October 17 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
McCormick Riverfront Library, 101 Walnut Street
Harrisburg, 17101 United States

Learn the basics of tangling with doodle enthusiast Kelly Kidd. You will learn at least 4 tangle patterns. Perfect for those who have always wanted to try zentangle inspired patterns but don't know where to start. No experience is needed. Bring your favorite pen and a desire to have fun! This program is designed for

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Pumpkin Fun

October 17 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Johnson Memorial Library, 799 E. Center St PA United States

Falling leaves, pumpkins, and fall colors abound! Play games, paint a pumpkin, and have some Pumpkin Fun! For families with children of all ages. Registration is required. Visit dcls.org/specialevents or call (717) 692-2658 for more information or to register.

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By Donation

Fall Banquet

October 17 @ 6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Black Rock Retreat, 1345 Kirkwood Pike 
Quarryville, PA 17566 United States

Plan now to join us on Tuesday, October 17, 2017 for our Annual Fall Banquet. We will be holding this year’s event in the Palm Court at Doubletree Resort in Lancaster, PA . The Fall Banquet is a celebration of stories and testimonies of God’s work at Black Rock Retreat while providing an opportunity to

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Free

Shop the Perimeter

October 17 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Weis Market, Enola, 4525 Valley St.
Enola, PA 17025 United States

Geisinger Holy Spirit and Weis Markets will show customers how to “shop the perimeter” to make healthy food choices during a free community event. “Shop the Perimeter: A Simple Habit for Good Health” will be held at Weis Markets, 4525 Valley St., Enola, Tuesday, Oct. 17, from 6 to 7:30 p.m. The perimeter of a

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$0.00

OSS Health Presents a Free Webinar on Knee Pain

October 17 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
jcc, 2000 Hollywood Drive
York, PA 17403 United States

Dr. George P. Margetas is a board-certified orthopaedic surgeon at OSS Health.  Dr. Margetas is a native of York and enjoys working in the community where he was raised.  Dr. Margetas treats all general orthopaedic problems with special interest and training in joint replacements of the hip and knee.   Dr. Margetas uses the most advanced

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6:30 pm

Holocaust Remembrance Book Club

October 17 @ 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Ephrata Public Library, 550 S Reading Road
Ephrata, PA 17522 United States

We’ll be discussing “Everything is Illuminated” by Jonathan Safran Foer. A young man arrives in the Ukraine, clutching in his hand a tattered photograph. He is searching for the woman who fifty years ago saved his grandfather from the Nazis. Unfortunately, he is aided in his quest by Alex, a translator with an uncanny ability

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7:00 pm
$8

York Story Slam

October 17 @ 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Holy Hound Taproom, 57 W. Market St.
York, PA 17401 United States

Monthly Story Slam event. The theme for October is FRIGHT NIGHT. York Story Slam is a monthly gathering where anyone can take a turn at the microphone and tell a true story based on that month’s theme. Guests can come and simply listen to other people tell stories, or they can put their name into

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Voice of the Apostles

October 17 @ 7:00 pm - October 20 @ 10:00 pm
Lancaster Marriott at Penn Square, 25 South Queen St.
Lancaster, 17603

Do you feel pushed around by the constant change & upheval in the world? Do you long for clarity and stability? Ephesians 4 tells us that apostles are part of God's solution for bringing stability into our lives and giving us a broader view of life. Come join hands with others from many different backgrounds

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Free

Understanding hte Essentials of Estate Planning

October 17 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Fredricksen Library, 100 N. 19th Street
Camp Hill, 17011

Failing to properly plan for your estate can have serious legal and tax consequences for your family. This presentation will explain the core legal documents you should have in place for estate planning and why they are important. Discussion will include Estate Planning essentials: Wills, Trusts, Power of Attorney, and Living Wills. Attorney Brian J.

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Free

Breast Cancer: Who’s at Risk and How to Minimize Your Risk

October 17 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Camp Hill Giant, 3301 Trindle Road PA United States

Presenters: Theresa Lee, MD, breast medical oncologist Brynn Wolff, MD, FACS, breast surgeon

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Free

The 60-Minute Guide to Greater Confidence

October 17 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Emmaus Road Cafe, 1886 Lincoln Hwy East
Lancaster, PA 17602 United States

Practical solutions for building self-confidence will be shard at Lifetree Café on Tuesday, October 17 at 7:00pm. Participants in this program, titled “The 60-Minute Guide to Greater Confidence,” will discover how to boost their confidence and gain more personal success. They’ll also see the award-winning independent film My Friend Peter. “This is a program for

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End PA Gerrymandering

October 17 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Unity Church of Harrisburg, 927 Wertzville Road PA United States

Unity Church of Harrisburg is hosting a public education program on reforming Pennsylvania’s redistricting process. Fair Districts PA speaker Jim Foster will explain PA’s current redistricting process, demonstrate how it undermines democracy, and then offer a solution to the problem. All are welcome.

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7:30 pm
$15 - $42

Lila Downs

October 17 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Eisenhower Auditorium, 12 Eisenhower Road
University Park, PA 16802 United States

One of the world’s most singular voices, Lila Downs’ poignant storytelling goes beyond borders. Raised in Minnesota and Oaxaca, Mexico, the global superstar’s artistry bridges traditions from across the Americas. Winner of a Grammy and four Latin Grammys, Downs has been influenced by the folk and ranchera music of Mexico and South America, as well

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