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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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$0.00

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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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 14
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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
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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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 14 @ 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
Free

Bar Camp Harrisburg

September 14 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm

Join us at the HACC Midtown Campus! BarCamp Harrisburg is a free, ad-hoc “unconference” filled with open, participatory events, discussions, and workshops where presentation content is provided by the participants rather than by chosen speakers. Bar Camp Harrisburg has been held since 2009 and covers topics related to web design, application development, agile techniques, UI/UX,

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American Craft Week

September 14 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm

American Craft Week is a national celebration of all things artisan created! The Cumberland Valley celebrates with a variety of exhibits, demonstrations, and open studio tours during this year’s dates of Oct. 6 – 15, 2017. Check our facebook page at Cumberland Valley Arts for updated event information - or the website www.visitcumberlandvalley.com/craft/american-craft-week-events/

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9:00 am

Book Sale

September 14 @ 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 14 @ 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 Refresher Course

September 14 @ 9:00 am - 1:00 pm
Garden Spot Village, 433 S Kinzer Avenue PA United States

Garden Spot Village, located at 433 S Kinzer Ave in New Holland, will host AARP’s 1-day Refresher Course on Thursday, September 14. The class will run from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. in Garden Towers, the 3rd floor classroom in the Apartment Suites. During the class, drivers ages 50+ will learn defensive driving techniques as

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9:30 am
$12 - $90.00

StrongWomen Strength Training

September 14 @ 9:30 am - 10:30 am
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An event every week that begins at 9:30am on Monday and Thursday, repeating until December 7, 2017

Carlisle First Church of God, 705 Glendale Street
Carlisle, PA 17013 United States

Penn State Extension will be offering StrongWomen classes in Carlisle and New Cumberland this fall. This strength training program is geared for middle-aged to older women and men and is based upon years of research on how strength training and proper nutrition improve the health of all ages. This is your chance to increase your

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$12 - $90.00

StrongWomen Strength Training

September 14 @ 9:30 am - 10:30 am
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An event every week that begins at 9:30am on Monday, Wednesday and Thursday, repeating until November 29, 2017

Trinity United Methodist Church, New Cumberland, PA United States

Penn State Extension will be offering StrongWomen classes in Carlisle and New Cumberland this fall. This strength training program is geared for middle-aged to older women and men and is based upon years of research on how strength training and proper nutrition improve the health of all ages. This is your chance to increase your

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10:00 am
$7.00

Hanging by a Thread

September 14 @ 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

Thursday Book Group

September 14 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
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An event every month that begins at 10:00am on day Second of the month, repeating until December 14, 2017

Lancaster Public Library, 125 N. Duke Street
Lancaster, PA 17602 United States

This active reading group meets on the 2nd Thursday of each month at 10am in the Windolph Room. 2017 SELECTIONS July 13th Cancer Ward by Aleksandr Solzhenitsyn August 10th Excellent Women by Barbara Pym September 14th Of Human Bondage by W Somerset Maugham October 12th Wise Blood by Flannery O’Conner November 9th My Antonia by

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$5

Roots to Wings: Preschool Program- Animal Adaptions

September 14 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
Bingaman Nature Center, 2660 Hill Rd
Reading, PA 19606 United States

The first in our series for pre-school students. Encourage your child’s curiosity for the world around them with programs about nature. Hands-on activities fill this 1-hour program. A craft completes each lesson. For children 3-5. Cost: $5 per program, per child. Registration required; call 484-509-2667, ext. 3 or e-mail jbrooks@countyofberks.com.

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Free

Mobile Device Management (Webinar)

September 14 @ 10:00 am - 10:30 am
online, Online
Lancaster, PA 17603 United States

Every year there are an increasing number of mobile devices in the workplace. Company data can end up stored on an employee’s phone by accident or design. Have you considered a Bring Your Own Device (BYOD) Policy for your company? What about the Liability and Privacy concerns for your business and your employees? Join us

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Free

Latino Heritage Month Kickoff at Penn State Harrisburg

September 14 @ 10:00 am - 1:30 pm
Penn State Harrisburg, 777 West Harrisburg Pike
Middletown, PA 17057 United States

The Office of Student Engagement and the Latino Club invite you to explore Latino culture at this free event on Thursday, September 14 starting at 10am. Enjoy tastes of Latino cuisine while delighting in traditional Caribbean folklore dance by the Latino club Experience a spoken word performance from Afro-Domincana artist Carina Paulino Hear from Rosaclara

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4:00 pm
Free

Plain Meetinghouses: Old Order Mennonites Gather to Worship

September 14 @ 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm
LancasterHistory.org, 230 N. President Ave.
Lancaster, PA 17603 United States

LancasterHistory.org is pleased to kick off our fall season of the Regional History Colloquium series on Thursday, September 14 with Beth Oberholtzer presenting on Plain Meetinghouses: Old Order Mennonites Gather to Worship. Old Order Mennonites are deeply faithful, agrarian-rooted, Swiss-German Anabaptists who have called Lancaster County home for 300 years. Their meetinghouses silently embody their

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5:00 pm
Free

Opening reception

September 14 @ 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm
The Phillips Museum of Art, College Avenue
Lancaster, PA 17603 United States

Opening reception for exhibition "Arab Comics: 90 Years of Popular Visual Culture"

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6:30 pm
Free

Adulting 101: Pull Yourself Together

September 14 @ 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Johnson Memorial Library, 799 E. Center St PA United States

New to this adult thing? Or maybe you're not new, but you'd like to brush up on some skills. Pull Yourself Together will show participants how to do laundry, sew a button, iron clothes, and other simple mending. This program is designed for adults and registration is requested. Visit dcls.org/adultevents or call The Library at

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7:00 pm
Free

Venture Lecture Series

September 14 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 7:00pm on Thursday, repeating until September 28, 2017

Semi-annual series of lectures presented at Bethany Village in September and March on Thursdays. The 34th year of the series begins September 7th at 7:00 p.m. in the Rife Center, 325 Wesley Drive, Mechanicsburg, PA 17055. Dr. Jim Jones, retired pediatrician will begin the series, speaking on "Eating for Your Health and the Planet."

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Free

Peripheral Artery Disease: What Can Your Legs Tell You About Your Heart?

September 14 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
PinnacleHealth Medican Professional Building, 300 Bretz Ct. PA United States

Presenters: C. Randolph Hubbard, MD, interventional cardiologist Daniel Calderon, MD, vascular surgeon

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Salam Neighbor

September 14 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Harrisburg Jewish Community Center 3301 N. Front Street Harrisburg, Pa. 17110, 3301 North Front Street
Harrisburg, Pennsylvania, PA 17110 United States

Salam Neighbor is a movie that tells the story of two filmmakers who embed themselves in a Syrian refugee camp and find refugees who are surprisingly upbeat about their future. These filmmakers had exclusive access via the UN to a refugee camp in Jordan. Tis is a 70 minute presentation with a lively discussion. It

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Sarah’s Laughter

September 14 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
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An event every month that begins at 7:00pm on day Second of the month, repeating until December 31, 2017

Community Fellowship Church, 200 Bethel Drive
Lancaster, PA 17601 United States

Sarah's Laughter offers support for all women walking through infertility or coping with the loss of a child through miscarriage or stillbirth. Meetings are held at Community Fellowship Church in Lancaster on the second Thursday of every month at 7 pm.

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7:30 pm

WORLD MUSIC Mariachi Flor de Toloache

September 14 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Weis Center for the Performing Arts, 1 Dent Drive
Lewisburg, 17837

Thursday, Sept. 14, 7:30 p.m. Weis Center Latin Grammy-nominees Mariachi Flor de Toloache made New York City history as its first and only all-woman mariachi group. Reminiscent of the early days of mariachi, the group started as a trio — harp, violin and vihuela. Today, Mariachi Flor De Toloache performs as a full mariachi ensemble.

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$18.00

Butterfly

September 14 @ 7:30 pm
Millersville University, Millersville, PA, 101 Shenks Lane
Millersville, PA 17551 United States

A powerful interpretation based on "Madame Butterfly" by John Luther Long, international storyteller Ramesh Mayyappan weaves physical theater, dance, puppetry, and music to present a classic story of love, loss, and grief.

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$5 - $18

Butterfly

September 14 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
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An event every day that begins at 7:30pm, repeating until September 15, 2017

An event every day that begins at 2:00pm, repeating until September 16, 2017

Dutcher Hall at Millersville University, Ganser Loop
Millersville University, PA 17551 United States

In this powerful non-verbal adaptation of "Madame Butterfly," internationally renowned Deaf storyteller Ramesh Meyyappan weaves physical theater, dance, puppetry and music to present a classic story of love, loss and grief. Mr. Meyyappan is regarded as "one of the most important visual theatre artists in the world," and support from the National Endowment for the

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$15 - $38

Cecile McLorin Salvant

September 14 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Schwab Auditorium, University Park, PA 16802 United States

Cécile McLorin Salvant, whose For One to Love earned the 2016 Grammy Award for Best Jazz Vocal Album, is “the finest jazz singer to emerge in the last decade,” writes a New York Times critic. Wynton Marsalis is convinced of her greatness. “She has poise, elegance, soul, humor, sensuality, power, virtuosity, range, insight, intelligence, depth,

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