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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

September 12
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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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Ongoing
$20

Irish Christmas in America

July 26 @ 7:30 pm - December 14 @ 9:00 pm
The Ware Center, Millersville University, 42 N. Prince St.
Lancaster, PA 17603 United States

Now in its 13th year, the perennial favorite is back, with a family-friendly performance featuring evocatively-snug Irish ballads, lively instrumental tunes and thrilling Irish dancing, while reminiscent photographic images provide backdrop to some of the rich historical traditions.

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Free

Faig Ahmed-Azerbaijan Carpet Art

August 4 @ 5:00 pm - September 22 @ 8:00 pm
Pennsylvania College of Art & Design, 204 N Prince Street
Lancaster, PA 17603 United States

Internationally renowned Azerbaijani artist Faig Ahmed is among a new wave of contemporary creatives expanding the conventional notion of craft. Ahmed is best known for utilizing the traditional decorative craft of carpet-making to create contemporary sculptural works of art. Ahmed’s creative skills also span varied mediums such as installation, video, and embroidery, all of which

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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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Trash to Treasure

August 30 @ 10:00 am - September 30 @ 3:00 pm
Art Downtown, 32 Carlisle St.
Hanover, PA 17331 United States

Artists have turned trash — old license plates, used lumber, junk metal — into pieces of art for a month-long exhibit at Art Downtown, 32 Carlisle St., Hanover. Trash to Treasure: Re-Purposed Objects Become Art features work by 17 regional artists. Old vinyl records are now part of a collage; a cabinet door is an

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Free

Hershey Area Art Association, (HAAA) displays art in Pennsylvania State Capitol this September

September 3 @ 8:00 am - September 30 @ 5:00 pm
State Capitol Building, Third and State Streets
Harrisburg, PA 17120 United States

Hershey Area Art Association’s. (HAAA), members will be displaying original art for the month of September in the Pennsylvania State Capitol. A showcase of original painting and mixed media will be on display to the public from September 3, through September 30th in the Rotunda, East Wing at North Third and State streets, Harrisburg.

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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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Free

Archaeological Excavation

September 6 @ 10:00 am - September 29 @ 3:00 pm
Fort Hunter Park, 100 Fort Hunter Rd
Harrisburg, PA 17110 United States

September 6-29 (weekdays only) plus Sunday September 17. The archaeologists from the Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission continue their search for the 1750s French and Indian War fort. They've also been uncovering ancient Native American objects and artifacts from 1700s-1900s life at the Mansion. The excavation is cancelled on days of rain.

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Around the World in 80 Days

September 7 @ 7:00 pm - September 17 @ 7:00 pm
The Uptown Theatre at Lancaster Alliance Church, 210 Pitney Road
Lancaster, PA 17601 United States

Servant Stage Company presents another classic adventure/comedy play set in the Victorian era in the mold of recent hit productions such as Sherlock Holmes and The Importance of Being Earnest... Hold onto your seats for the original amazing race! Based on Jules Verne's classic novel, it's an award winning comedy adapted by Mark Brown. Phileas

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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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7:00 am
Free

Art In The Wild

September 12 @ 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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8:00 am

Story time & Book signing

September 12 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
PCCA Gallery, 1 S. Second St.
Newport, PA 17074 United States

Perry County Council of the Arts invites kids of all ages to a magical story time and book signing with Halifax artist Kuen Kuen Liu Spichiger at PCCA Gallery! Join us as Kuen reads her newly published storybooks, "Bee Umbrella Sky" and "Art is a Friend for Life," surrounded by her original artwork, framed and

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Community Forum on Death by Incarceration

September 12 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Unitarian Church of Harrisburg, 1280 Clover Lane
Harrisburg, PA, PA 17103 United States

The Coalition to Abolish Death by Incarceration (CADBI) invites you to a Community Forum on September 23 at 7:00 at the Unitarian Church of Harrisburg, 1280 Clover Lane,Harrisburg 17113, to learn about life without parole sentences (“death by incarceration”) in Pennsylvania and how you can get involved in CADBI’s Rally for Redemption to take place

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9:00 am

The First Step of Starting a Business

September 12 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
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243 Technology Centre, 200 Innovation Blvd.
University Park, 16802

Have you always had a dream to start your own business but didn't know where to start? This workshop will help aspiring entrepreneurs to begin the process of successful business ownership, including evaluating business ideas, developing a business plan, and exploring financing options. Learn from a business consultant about: lifestyle requirements of business owners, how

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Book Sale

September 12 @ 9:00 am - 8:00 pm
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An event every day that begins at 9:00am, repeating until September 14, 2017

Overlook Activities Center, 301 Golf Dr.
Lancaster, PA 17601 United States

Annual Friends of the Manheim Township Public Library Book Sale at the Overlook Activities Center, 301 Golf Drive Lancaster, PA 17601 Tuesday, September 12, 2017 9AM-8PM Wednesday, September 13, 2017 9AM-8PM Thursday, September 14, 2017 9AM-5PM 50000 books for sale. Most paperback $.50, hardbacks $2.00 Nice selection of all genres. Thursday is 1/2 price day

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Quilt Corn Maze

September 12 @ 9:00 am - 6:00 pm
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An event every day that begins at 9:00am, repeating until October 15, 2017

The Amish Farm and House, 2395 Covered Bridge Drive
Lancaster, PA 17602 United States

Visit the Amish Farm and House, and try our 2.5 acre corn maze, included in your admission! The maze is laid out in a quilt pattern, and kids of all ages with love finding their way through. We are located at 2395 Covered Bridge Drive, just off Lincoln Highway in Lancaster. We are open 7

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$20

AARP Driver Safety Courses

September 12 @ 9:00 am - 1:00 pm
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An event every day that begins at 9:00am, repeating until September 12, 2017

Garden Spot Village, 433 S Kinzer Avenue PA United States

Garden Spot Village, located at 433 S Kinzer Ave in New Holland, will host an AARP 2-day Introduction to Driver Safety Course on Monday, September 11 and Tuesday, September 12. The class will run from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. in Garden Towers, the 3rd floor classroom in the Apartment Suites. Garden Spot Village will

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10:00 am
$7.00

Hanging by a Thread

September 12 @ 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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3:30 pm
Free

Funding a Start-Up – Innovation Forum and networking session

September 12 @ 3:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Penn State Harrisburg, 777 West Harrisburg Pike
Middletown, PA 17057 United States

Please join us on Tuesday, September 12, for an interactive forum and workshop discussing the many solutions for successfully funding a start-up company. This will be followed by an engaging networking session where you have the opportunity to meet one-on-one with members of the panel, colleagues, peers and individuals from the entrepreneurial community. Innovation Forum:

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4:30 pm
$50.00

Presidential Paint and Wine Night at Eisenhower NHS Farm

September 12 @ 4:30 pm - 7:00 pm
Eisenhower National Historic Site, 1195 Baltimore Pike
Gettysburg, PA 17325 United States

The Adams County Arts Council and Eisenhower National Historic Site staff invite you to Presidential Paint and Wine Night at the Eisenhower Farm on Tuesday, September 12, 4:30-7:00 p.m. The event features an “open house” style tour of the Eisenhower home and a ranger talk about Eisenhower’s hobby of oil painting. The event will be

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5:30 pm

“Jazz & Cocktails” with Steve Rudolph

September 12 @ 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
$475.00

*new* Design Thinking Mind-mapping Methodology

September 12 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Pennsylvania College of Art & Design, 204 N Prince Street
Lancaster, PA 17603 United States

*new* Design Thinking Mind-mapping Methodology DES 205, Tuesday, September 12 - November 14 6 p.m. - 9 p.m., 1 credit, $475 Jeff Dull We all have that “creative” friend! Have you ever wondered how or why some people seem to be more creative? In this course, we’ll talk about the different methods used to research,

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$475.00

Intro to Video Production & Short Film

September 12 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Pennsylvania College of Art & Design, 204 N Prince Street
Lancaster, PA 17603 United States

Intro to Video Production & Short Film DES 178, Tuesday, September 12 - November 14 6 p.m. - 9 p.m., 1 credit, $475 Jason Pohlig For the aspiring filmmaker, advertising creative, or anyone who wants to take their social media presence to the next level! Video is ubiquitous online today, but it takes specialized knowledge

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6:15 pm
Free

Special Screening of Ken Burns’ THE VIETNAM WAR and A Time to Heal: Exploring the Vietnam War Experience from a Pennsylvania Perspective

September 12 @ 6:15 pm - 9:00 pm
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U.S. Army Heritage and Educaiton Center, 950 Soliders Drive
Carlisle, 17013

Special Screening of Ken Burns' THE VIETNAM WAR, 6:15PM The USAHEC is pleased to host a two-night special event, featuring screenings of two new Vietnam War documentaries on September 12 and 13, 2017. Part 1 of a two-night special screening of two up and coming Vietnam documentaries on September 12 and 13, 2017. WITF and

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6:30 pm
Free

Tangle Basics

September 12 @ 6:30 pm
William H. & Marion C. Alexander Family Library, 200 W. Second Street
Hummelstown, PA 17036 United States

Learn the basics of tangling with doodle enthusiast Kelly Kidd. This class is perfect for those who have always wanted to try tangle-inspired patterns but don't know where to start. No experience needed. Bring your favorite pen and a desire to have fun! This program is designed for adults. No registration required. Visit dcls.org/adultevents or

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7:00 pm
Free

Keep the Beat: An In-Depth Look at Atrial Fibrillation

September 12 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Linglestown Giant, 2300 Linglestown Road
Harrisburg, PA 17110 United States

Presenters: Michael Link, MD, electrophysiologist Chinmay Patel, MD, FACC, electrophysiologist

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$30

September Cooking Class at Hollabaugh’s: Freshly-Harvested Apples

September 12 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Hollabaugh Bros., Inc., 545 Carlisle Road PA United States

Tuesday, September 12, 2017 from 7:00-8:30pm: Hollabaugh Bros., Inc. will be holding its September cooking class: Freshly-Harvested Apples. Spend an evening with friends in our in-house bakery and take home some delicious apple recipes! Here at Hollabaugh Bros., Inc. Fruit Farm & Market, we love good food and great company. That’s why our cooking classes

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Free

The Genocidal Foundation of the United States

September 12 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Dickinson College Anita Tuvin Schlechter (ATS) Auditorium, 360 W. Louther St.
Carlisle, PA 17013 United States

American historian, writer and memoirist Roxanne Dunbar-Ortiz will deliver Dickinson College’s Morgan Lecture, “The Genocidal Foundation of the United States,” on Tuesday, Sept. 12, at 7 p.m. in the Anita Tuvin Schlechter (ATS) Auditorium, 360 W. Louther St. A book sale and signing will follow the lecture. It is free and open to the public.

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