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Dinosaurs Come To Life

April 21 - October 28
Clyde Peeling’s Reptiland, 18628 US Route 15
Allenwood, PA 17810 United States
$2 – $16

Visit Clyde Peeling’s Reptiland from April 21 to October 28, 2018 to experience Dinosaurs Come to Life! Travel back in time with this prehistoric outdoor adventure. Dinosaurs Come to Life features life-size animatronic dinosaurs that roar, spit, and bellow. Trek through this exciting educational exhibit to experience the impressive Giganotosaurus, Euoplocephalus, Dimetrodon, Allosaurus, and two […]

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Nissley Gallery: Permanent Collection

August 28 - December 7
The Phillips Museum of Art, College Avenue
Lancaster, PA 17603 United States
Free

The Phillips Museum of Art at Franklin & Marshall College is pleased to present a major reinstallation of its Nissley Gallery, named in honor of Tom Nissley '55, who generously provided funding for this gallery. Featuring over one hundred works from the museum's collection, it is a broad sampling of the various core collections including […]

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Colette Fu: We are Tiger Dragon People

August 28 - December 9
The Phillips Museum of Art, College Avenue
Lancaster, PA 17603 United States
Free

Colette Fu's one of a kind pop-up artist books, based directly on her experiences learning about her ancestry from the diverse peoples of Yunnan Province in Southwest China, will be on view in the Dana Gallery this fall. Through layers of photographs, her books document the life and complexities of the 25 minority tribes that […]

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War Memoranda: Photography, Walt Whitman, and Memorials by Binh Danh and Robert Schultz

September 4 - December 9
The Phillips Museum of Art, College Avenue
Lancaster, PA 17603 United States
Free

The exhibition War Memoranda: Photography, Walt Whitman, and Memorials by Binh Danh and Robert Schultz examines the question "How do Americans remember war?" Using photographic portraits of soldiers developed onto leaves, historic battlefield landscapes photographed with 19th-century technologies and poems about war artist Binh Danh and poet Robert Schultz provide intimate reflections on the aftereffects […]

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Käthe Kollwitz: Bauernkrieg/Peasant War

September 4 - December 9
The Phillips Museum of Art, College Avenue
Lancaster, PA 17603 United States
Free

From 1903 to 1908, Käthe Kollwitz created plates for Bauernkrieg/Peasant War, a series of etchings that represents the brutal treatment of peasants in sixteenth-century Germany, their rise to revolution and battle, and their subsequent humiliation and death. Although based on historic events, she used this series as a vehicle to criticize and protest the anticipated […]

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Off Season Activities Discount

September 4 - November 30
Refreshing Mountain Retreat & Adventure Center, 455 Camp Road
Stevens, PA 17578 United States
$25

LOOKING FOR SOME FUN OUTDOOR THINGS TO DO IN LANCASTER COUNTY, PA AS A FAMILY OR GROUP THIS FALL? We’ve got the answer! This September through November, Monday-Friday get 25% off all activities for the whole family! Experience the thrill of our professionally-guided outdoor adventures, including our 5-star ziplines, ropes courses, climbing tower, archery range, […]

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Art from The Drawing Room

September 6 - September 29
Art Downtown, 32 Carlisle St.
Hanover, PA 17331 United States

Paintings from The Drawing Room in Gettysburg are featured during September at Art Downtown, the gallery of the Hanover Area Arts Guild. The work includes art-inspired works by Charlotte Yealey, a Hanover artist, and three other colleagues from The Drawing Room. The artists' work often is inspired by the historic aspect of Gettysburg. The exhibit […]

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Ongoing

Art In The Wild 2018: Exhibit Opens

April 7 @ 8:00 am - October 31 @ 8:00 pm
Wildwood Lake, 100 Wildwood Way
Harrisburg, PA 17110 United States
Free

Visit naturally inspired trail side creations along Wildwood Park's wandering trails and wetlands. using mostly natural materials, artists have constructed large and small installations. A map-brochure about the exhibit is available. This exhibit will run from today until October 31, dawn to dusk.

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Edward Knippers, “Violent Grace: A Retrospective of the Work of Edward Knippers”

August 28 @ 9:00 am - November 2 @ 7:00 pm
Messiah College, One College Avenue
Mechanicsburg, PA 17055 United States
Free

Edward Knippers, “Violent Grace: A Retrospective of the Work of Edward Knippers” “Edward Knippers is one of the founding fathers of contemporary efforts to explore the relationship between Christian faith and visual art. He has had over 100 one-man and invitational exhibitions including a four-person show at the Los Angeles County Museum, and one-man shows […]

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Edward Knippers, “Violent Grace: A Retrospective of the Work of Edward Knippers”

August 28 @ 9:00 am - November 2 @ 7:00 pm
Messiah College School of the Arts, One College Ave
Mechanicsburg , PA 17055 United States
Free

Edward Knippers, “Violent Grace: A Retrospective of the Work of Edward Knippers” Artist's Talk and Reception Sept. 22, 2018 Calvin and Janet High Center for Worship and Performing Arts, High Foundation Recital Hall Exhibition Aug. 28–Nov. 2 The Galleries at Messiah College, High Center and Climenhaga Building “Edward Knippers is one of the founding fathers […]

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The State Museum of Pennsylvania: Archaeology at Fort Hunter

September 5 @ 9:00 am - October 5 @ 4:30 pm
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An event every day that begins at 9:00am, repeating indefinitely

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

Archaeological Excavations at Fort Hunter – September 5-October 5, 2018 Every fall since 2006, the Archaeology Section of the State Museum of Pennsylvania has led a month-long excavation at Fort Hunter Mansion and Park in Harrisburg, PA. On September 5th, the search for the French and Indian War-period fort will resume. While previous excavations have […]

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Archaeological Excavation

September 5 @ 10:00 am - September 28 @ 3:00 pm
Fort Hunter Park, 100 Fort Hunter Rd
Harrisburg, PA 17110 United States
Free

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. The excavation is only on the weekdays. The only Sunday excavation will […]

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Picnic

September 6 @ 8:00 am - September 15 @ 5:00 pm
Ephrata Performing Arts Center, 320 Cocalico Street, Ephrata Community Park
Ephrata, 17522

By William Inge Winner of the 1953 Pulitzer Prize for Drama Recommended for Teen and Adult Audiences Picnic is a Pulitzer prize-winning play by William Inge about life in 1950s Kansas. You never know what will happen at the neighborhood Labor Day picnic, especially when a handsome young drifter comes to town. When the young […]

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2018 Book Sale

September 8 @ 9:00 am - September 13 @ 4:00 pm
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An event every 6 days that begins at 9:00am, happening 0 times

Matthews Public Library, 102 W Main Street
Fredericksburg, , PA 17026 United States

Thousands of books, DVDs, videos and CDs for sale. The 2018 Book Sale takes place all week long during the library's normal hours of business. On Saturday buy a bag of books for just $2.00.

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9:00 am

Lebanon/Dauphin County Best Kept Secrets Tour

September 13 @ 9:00 am - September 29 @ 5:00 pm
Lebanon and Dauphin Counties, 849 Oak St
Lebanon, PA 17402 United States
$10

An unusual shopping/food and fun adventure featuring 28 off-the-beaten path businesses (11 are BRAND NEW to the tour!) 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, demos, workshop tours, make & take projects, […]

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9:15 am

Preschool Story Time at The Hershey Story Museum

September 13 @ 9:15 am - 10:00 am
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An event every week that begins at 9:15am on Thursday, repeating until September 27, 2018

Hershey Gardens, 170 Hotel Road
Hershey, 17033

Preschoolers will love exploring themes through enchanting pictures and stories. Each week will feature a different topic; a simple craft will follow the interactive read-aloud. Recommended for children ages 3 through 5 accompanied by an adult caregiver. This program is free and will take place in the lower level classroom. Registration is not required. Preschool […]

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10:00 am

Art Exhibit: One World, Many Faces by Mike & Sherry Knowlton

September 13 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 10:00am on Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday, repeating until September 22, 2018

Carlisle Arts Learning Center, 38 W Pomfret Street
Carlisle, PA 17013 United States
Free

One World, Many Faces displays Mike and Sherry Knowlton's photography in a collection of figures and intimate portraits taken during travels to all five continents. Meeting people from all walks of life who live in different cultures and conditions has made travel more enlightening to the Knowltons. To see the priorities of family, work, community, […]

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Art Exhibit: Philip Lindsey & Emily Hampson

September 13 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 10:00am on Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday, repeating until September 22, 2018

Carlisle Arts Learning Center, 38 W Pomfret Street
Carlisle, PA 17013 United States
Free and open to the public

CALC hosts a joint art exhibit for artists Philip Lindsey and Emily Hampson. Lindsey creates figurative paintings featuring personal narratives. Hampson creates unique ceramic pieces featuring understated patterns. Reception on August 10 at 6:30 pm. Exhibit and reception located in the G. B. Stuart Gallery at Carlisle Arts Learning Center. In the Upper Gallery, find […]

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The Plains of Mars: European War Prints, 1500-1825

September 13 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
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An event every day that begins at 10:00am, repeating until December 7, 2018

Schmucker Art Gallery, Gettysburg College, 300 N. Washington St.
Gettysburg, 17325
Free

Over fifty original prints by renowned artists from the sixteenth through the early nineteenth century, including Albrecht Dürer, Lucas Cranach, Théodore Géricault, and Francisco de Goya, among many others, are featured in The Plains of Mars: European War Prints, 1500-1825. On loan from the Sarah Campbell Blaffer Foundation at the Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, […]

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11:00 am

Art Exhibition: The Quickening Image

September 13 @ 11:00 am - 4:00 pm
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An event every day that begins at 11:00am, repeating until October 7, 2018

Lore Degenstein Gallery, 514 University Ave, Susquehanna University
Selinsgrove, PA 17870 United States

The wax-resist drawings of David Dodge Lewis and Ephraim Rubenstein chronicle a new way to draw. Wax-resist drawing is a layered, large-scale, mixed-media approach that utilizes wax as a resist for subsequent ink and charcoal washes. It incorporates both wet and dry materials, as well as linear and painterly elements. The process allows for carefully […]

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12:00 pm

Human Figure Furniture

September 13 @ 12:00 pm - 6:00 pm
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An event every day that begins at 12:00pm, repeating until December 2, 2018

Free

Park's functional wood works elevate and celebrate the meaningful spaces in the home. In this selection of works made between 2012 and 2017, Park takes inspiration from the beauty of creature and human forms, emphasizing the important roles that functional objects, such as furniture or musical instruments, play in our lives. The HUB Gallery is […]

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1:00 pm

Beyond Futility: expectation and impact of the First World War

September 13 @ 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 1:00pm on Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday, repeating until December 18, 2018

An event every week that begins at 6:00pm on Tuesday and Wednesday, repeating until December 18, 2018

Musselman Library, Gettysburg College 300 N. Washington St.
Gettysburg, PA 17325 United States

Beyond Futility is a year-long exhibit in Special Collections and College Archives, Musselman Library, Gettysburg College. It explores the First World War as a transformational experience for many, Gettysburg College alumni included. Through documents, photographs, and artifacts from the collections of Gettysburg College, the Adams County Historical Society, and private donors, Beyond Futility focuses on […]

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The Home Game – A Son’s Journey. A Father’s Hope.

September 13 @ 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 1:00pm on Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday, repeating until October 27, 2018

An event every week that begins at 1:00pm on Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday, repeating until October 27, 2018

Bird-in-Hand Stage, 2760 Old Philadelphia Pike
Bird-in-Hand, PA 17505 United States

In this new show on the Bird-in-Hand Stage, young Levi Troyer must choose between his father’s expectation of an Amish life on the farm and his own deepest dreams of playing major league baseball. Filled with laughter and drama, this moving and entertaining account is sure to hit it out of the park. Experience a […]

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Magic & Wonder: Dream – Nothing is Impossible

September 13 @ 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 1:00pm on Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday, repeating until October 27, 2018

An event every week that begins at 7:00pm on Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday, repeating until October 27, 2018

Bird-in-Hand Stage, 2760 Old Philadelphia Pike
Bird-in-Hand, PA 17505 United States

Inspired by the idea that magic can move outside the limits of reality, Brett Myers’ all-new variety show creates a whimsical world where you can experience whatever you can dream - whether your dream is to fly, join the circus, go back in time or venture into the future. Let yourself be amazed and discover […]

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Butterflies

September 13 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Lancaster County Park, Environmental Center, 1 Nature's Way
Lancaster, 17602
$2.00

Let’s celebrate butterflies! Families can join Naturalist Ann Strauss for a program of butterfly fun. Together we will learn some interesting facts about butterflies – their life cycle, their physical traits and the plants they need. Afterward, we will watch butterflies on our butterfly bush, look for Monarch caterpillars on our milkweed plants, and use […]

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2:30 pm

2nd Thursday Art Showcase @ Cocoa Beanery in Hershey

September 13 @ 2:30 pm - 6:00 pm
Cocoa Beanery, 1215 Research Road
Hummelstown, PA 17036 United States
Free

Artists from the Hershey Area Art Association (HAAA) will be exhibiting at the 2nd Thursday Art Showcase located inside the lounge area of the Cocoa Beanery in Hershey/Hummelstown, PA on SEPTEMBER 13, 2018 between 2:30 – 6 pm. The following artists will be exhibiting: Marie Gamon, John Roach and Sylvia Goodling. One of Marie Gamon’s […]

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3:00 pm

Songs of the Silver Screen

September 13 @ 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
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May 1 through October 5, 2018
American Music Theatre, 2425 Lincoln Highway East
LANCASTER, 17602
Prices vary

Movie buffs of all ages will delight in this new, original production. Enjoy live performances from the AMT cast and band as they pay tribute to the biggest hits from movies past and present. You won’t want to miss the toe-tapping tribute of movie songs spanning decades of film making. Join us as we recognize […]

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Magic & Wonder: Christmas – Holiday Fun for the Whole Family

September 13 @ 3:00 pm - 4:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 3:00pm on Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday, repeating until January 1, 2019

An event every week that begins at 3:00pm on Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday, repeating until January 1, 2019

An event every week that begins at 11:00am on Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday, repeating indefinitely

Bird-in-Hand Stage, 2760 Old Philadelphia Pike
Bird-in-Hand, PA 17505 United States

Brett Myers and his talented cast combine astounding illusions and heartwarming comedy with the best of the holiday spirit in a journey of joy, hope and celebration that offers seasonal holiday fun for all ages. Create lifelong memories as you rediscover the wonder and true meaning of Christmas.

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6:30 pm

Milton Hershey’s Birthday Celebration

September 13 @ 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
ChocolateTown Square Hershey, PA 17033 United States

Join the Hershey community on what would have been Milton Hershey’s 161st birthday. Visitors can bring their lawn chairs or blanket and enjoy a performance of music reminiscent of Mr. Hershey’s era by The Tunesters of Central Pennsylvania. The celebration concludes with birthday cupcakes donated by Milton Hershey School and milk chocolate bars courtesy of […]

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7:00 pm

The Home Game – A Son’s Journey. A Father’s Hope.

September 13 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 7:00pm on Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday, repeating until October 27, 2018

An event every week that begins at 1:00pm on Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday, repeating until October 27, 2018

Bird-in-Hand Stage, 2760 Old Philadelphia Pike
Bird-in-Hand, PA 17505 United States

In this new show on the Bird-in-Hand Stage, young Levi Troyer must choose between his father’s expectation of an Amish life on the farm and his own deepest dreams of playing major league baseball. Filled with laughter and drama, this moving and entertaining account is sure to hit it out of the park. Experience a […]

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Magic & Wonder: Dream – Nothing is Impossible

September 13 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 7:00pm on Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday, repeating until October 27, 2018

An event every week that begins at 7:00pm on Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday, repeating until October 27, 2018

Bird-in-Hand Stage, 2760 Old Philadelphia Pike
Bird-in-Hand, PA 17505 United States

Inspired by the idea that magic can move outside the limits of reality, Brett Myers’ all-new variety show creates a whimsical world where you can experience whatever you can dream - whether your dream is to fly, join the circus, go back in time or venture into the future. Let yourself be amazed and discover […]

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Magic & Wonder: Christmas – Holiday Fun for the Whole Family

September 13 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 7:00pm on Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday, repeating until January 1, 2019

An event every week that begins at 3:00pm on Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday, repeating until January 1, 2019

An event every week that begins at 11:00am on Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday, repeating indefinitely

Bird-in-Hand Stage, 2760 Old Philadelphia Pike
Bird-in-Hand, PA 17505 United States

Brett Myers and his talented cast combine astounding illusions and heartwarming comedy with the best of the holiday spirit in a journey of joy, hope and celebration that offers seasonal holiday fun for all ages. Create lifelong memories as you rediscover the wonder and true meaning of Christmas.

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Reiki and the Chakras

September 13 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Basildon Wellness, 4811 Jonestown Road, Suite 223A
Harrisburg, PA 17109 United States

Thursday, Sept. 13th at 7pm Reiki and the Chakras By: Mark Flamand How you will benefit: This will be for those who are new to Reiki, new to the chakras or those who would like a refresher on either. Tips for practical applications on both will be presented to gain an understanding on how to […]

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7:30 pm

FREE Night at the Theatre

September 13 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
American Music Theatre, 2425 Lincoln Highway East
LANCASTER, 17602
Free

Because of the generosity of our Marquis sponsors – Capstone Legacy Foundation and Aetna Better Health, as well as the team at American Music Theatre – we’re able to host a FREE night out! Last year, almost 2,000 of our neighbors joined us for a movie at Regal Manor and Penn Cinema. This year, on […]

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Hood Nation:Deetour

September 13 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
York College of Pennsylvania, 441 Country Club Road
York, 17403
Free

Hood Nation is a multi-diverse dance company based out of Philadelphia, PA. Undefined by styles, the company dedicates themselves to the preservation of Hip Hop culture through educational programs and stage performances. Deetour is the story of an overly confident Hip Hop dancer named DEE. Filled with arrogance and conceit, she is sent to a […]

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