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Messiah College Department of Art and Design: Annual Juried Show 2018-2019

May 3 - September 6
Messiah College School of the Arts, One College Ave
Mechanicsburg , PA 17055 United States
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Free

Department of Art and Design: Annual Juried Show 2018-2019 Juried student work from the 2018-2019 studio year May 3-September 6 Messiah College Climenhaga Building, Aughinbaugh Art Gallery Gallery Hours: Monday-Friday, 9 a.m.-7 p.m. Evenings and weekends with High Center events For more details, visit messiah.edu/galleries

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Verdant Pastures Retrospective

July 21 - August 24
York Art Association, 220 South Marshall Street
York, 17402
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Free

The Paintings of Robert E. Buchanan & Barbara Pilette Buchanan July 21 – August 24 Opening reception: July 21, 2:00pm to 4:00pm Regular Gallery Hours: Mon - Fri 9:00am - 3:00pm Hours During Exhibitions: Tue: 6:30 - 8:30pm, Sat: 10:00am - 2:00pm Last Admittance, 30-minutes before closing Sponsored by: Rutter's

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Friends Annual Book Sale

August 6 - August 11
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One event on August 7, 2019 at 12:00am

One event on August 8, 2019 at 9:30am

Hershey Public Library, 701 Cocoa Avenue
Hershey, PA 17033 United States
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Friends Annual Book Sale 2019 for the BEST BARGAINS IN TOWN! The Friends of the Hershey Public Library's 38th Annual Book Sale will take place Saturday, August 3 to Thursday, August 8. The Hershey Public Library will be closed until 6:00 pm on Friday, August 2nd so volunteers can prepare for the sale. Friday, August […]

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Friends Annual Book Sale

August 7 - August 12
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One event on August 4, 2019 at 1:00pm

One event on August 5, 2019 at 9:30am

One event on August 6, 2019 at 12:00am

One event on August 7, 2019 at 12:00am

One event on August 8, 2019 at 9:30am

Hershey Public Library, 701 Cocoa Avenue
Hershey, PA 17033 United States
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Friends Annual Book Sale 2019 for the BEST BARGAINS IN TOWN! The Friends of the Hershey Public Library's 38th Annual Book Sale will take place Saturday, August 3 to Thursday, August 8. The Hershey Public Library will be closed until 6:00 pm on Friday, August 2nd so volunteers can prepare for the sale. Friday, August […]

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Gettysburg Rocks

August 9 - August 11

Gettysburg Rocks is a bi-annual music festival, held in February and August. The festival features over 130 live bands across multiple venues in the Gettysburg area. The event benefits Four Diamonds, whose mission is to conquer childhood cancer by assisting children treated at Penn State Hershey Children’s Hospital and their families through superior care, comprehensive […]

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Art Exhibit: This Place I Call Home

August 9 - September 21
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An event every week that begins at 12:00am on Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday, repeating indefinitely

Carlisle Arts Learning Center, 38 W Pomfret Street
Carlisle, PA 17013 United States
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Lori Snyder and Kurt Brantner Snyder’s photography of local orchards, waterways, fields and mountains invites the viewer to contemplate the joys of having a daily intimacy with place. Brantner’s pottery fuses the elements and geology of the local environs into elegant forms.

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Spotsy Arts Festival

August 10 - August 11
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Free

The Spotsy Arts Festival is geared to everyone who loves art from being a first-time attendee to a seasoned art lover who is looking for that special something to add to their personal collection. Come, meet the artists and craftsmen, many of who will be demonstrating their various skills and talents. This is a juried […]

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Family Camp 2019

August 11 - August 15
Black Rock Retreat, 1345 Kirkwood Pike 
Quarryville, PA 17566 United States
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More info here https://www.blackrockretreat.com/camps/family-camp/

Is your family looking for a new adventure this summer? We are pleased to be hosting our 9th annual Family Camp from Sunday, August 11th through Thursday, August 15th, 2019! This is a fully-programmed event by Black Rock Retreat staff that will provide your family with a fun (and affordable!) opportunity to grow closer together […]

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Ongoing

Art In The Wild 2019 Exhibit

April 13 @ 7:00 am - October 31 @ 7:00 pm
Wildwood Park, 100 Wildwood Way PA 17110 United States + Google Map
Free

Visit naturally inspired trailside 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.

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Nursing Conferences

May 13, 2019 @ 8:30 am - April 20, 2020 @ 6:30 pm
Phineas Davis School, 300 S. Ogontz St.
York, PA 17403
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$999

Science Access is very glad to welcome you all for Global Nursing Congress which is going to be held from April 20-22, 2020 Frankfurt, Germany. The Theme of Nursing 2020 is “Addressing New Challenges Facing Nursing Education: Tools for the Knowledge Era”. In this congress, we discuss nursing education, innovations, types of nursing education and […]

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Hot Lava

May 15 @ 10:00 am - September 30 @ 4:00 pm
Display Cases, HUB-Robeson Center, Penn State University, 241A HUB-Robeson Center
University Park, 16802
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Free

Whether molten rock or child’s play, the artist in Hot Lava utilize the material specificities and chemical changes of clay and glaze to probe phenomenological possibilities. An exhibition in five acts, each artist’s solo presentation delves deeply into their work over time or in series. Sizzling hot pots act as playgrounds for steaming glazes while […]

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Hannah Epstein | Nittany Lion: Eco-Mascot

July 3 @ 10:00 am - September 12 @ 4:00 pm
Free

Known as a writer, journalist, an avid folklorist, Henry W. Shoemaker wrote several myths and legends of central Pennsylvania aiming to inspire civic action and preservation of land and native cultures. Although many of his stories have been debunked, in this exhibition artist Hannah Epstein returns to the folkloris’s sense of narrative as a rally […]

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Souvenir

July 26 @ 8:00 pm - August 11 @ 10:00 pm
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Mondays & Fridays
Totem Pole Playhouse, 9555 Golf Course Road
Fayettteville, PA 17222 United States
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$2 – $2164

JULY 12 -JULY 28, 2019 SOUVENIR by Stephen Temperley For more than half a century the name Florence Foster Jenkins has been guaranteed to produce explosions of derisive laughter. Not unreasonably so, as this wealthy society eccentric suffered under the delusion that she was a great coloratura soprano when she was in fact incapable of […]

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Souvenir

July 27 @ 8:00 pm - August 12 @ 10:00 pm
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Mondays & Fridays
Totem Pole Playhouse, 9555 Golf Course Road
Fayettteville, PA 17222 United States
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$2 – $2164

JULY 12 -JULY 28, 2019 SOUVENIR by Stephen Temperley For more than half a century the name Florence Foster Jenkins has been guaranteed to produce explosions of derisive laughter. Not unreasonably so, as this wealthy society eccentric suffered under the delusion that she was a great coloratura soprano when she was in fact incapable of […]

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Souvenir

July 28 @ 8:00 pm - August 13 @ 10:00 pm
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Mondays & Fridays
Totem Pole Playhouse, 9555 Golf Course Road
Fayettteville, PA 17222 United States
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$2 – $2164

JULY 12 -JULY 28, 2019 SOUVENIR by Stephen Temperley For more than half a century the name Florence Foster Jenkins has been guaranteed to produce explosions of derisive laughter. Not unreasonably so, as this wealthy society eccentric suffered under the delusion that she was a great coloratura soprano when she was in fact incapable of […]

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Singin’ in the Rain at Stewartstown Summer Theatre

July 31 @ 12:00 am - August 11 @ 12:00 am
Stewartstown United Methodist Church, 26 S. Main St.
Stewartstown, PA 17363 United States
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Stewartstown Summer Theatre presents Singin’ in the Rain July 31-August 11. Dessert and show only options. For tickets and information: www.sumctheatre.org

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Backstage Café’ Art Gallery features Marilyn LaDieu

August 1 @ 11:00 am - August 31 @ 10:00 pm
Backstage Cafe (at Allen Theatre), 36 East Main St
Annville, 17003
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Free

During the month of August 2019, the Backstage Café’ at the Allen Theatre in Annville PA is featuring the art work of local artists: Marilyn LaDieu. Her artist statement states “As I ride along in my car or gaze at the landscape from a window, in my mind I am composing a painting into areas […]

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Backstage Café’ Art Gallery features Marilyn LaDieu

August 1 @ 11:00 am - August 31 @ 10:00 pm
Backstage Cafe (at Allen Theatre), 36 East Main St
Annville, 17003
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Free

During the month of August 2019, the Backstage Café’ at the Allen Theatre in Annville PA is featuring the art work of local artists: Marilyn LaDieu. Her artist statement states “As I ride along in my car or gaze at the landscape from a window, in my mind I am composing a painting into areas […]

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Artful Nature and the Legacy of Maria Sibylla Merian

August 2 @ 10:00 am - November 12 @ 4:00 pm
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Schmucker Art Gallery, Gettysburg College, 300 N. Washington St.
Gettysburg, 17325
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Free

Schmucker Art Gallery, Gettysburg College Curated by Emily Roush ’21 and Shannon Zeltmann ’21 under the direction of Prof. Felicia Else and Prof. Kay Etheridge September 4 – November 12, 2019 Opening Reception: September 4, 5-7 pm Gallery Talk with Emily Roush ’21 and Shannon Zeltmann ’21: September 27, noon Gallery Talk with Prof. Kay […]

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The Best Little Whorehouse in Texas

August 2 @ 8:00 pm - August 18 @ 10:00 pm
Totem Pole Playhouse, 9555 Golf Course Road
Fayettteville, PA 17222 United States
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$2 – $2164

AUGUST 02 - AUGUST 18, 2019 BEST LITTLE WHOREHOUSE IN TEXAS Music & lyrics by Carol Hall, Book by Larry L. King & Peter Masterson produced by Theatre A Go-Go, Inc. This happy-go-lucky view of small-town vice and statewide political side-stepping recounts the good times and the demise of the Chicken Ranch, a brothel that […]

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The Best Little Whorehouse in Texas

August 2 @ 8:00 pm - August 18 @ 10:00 pm
Totem Pole Playhouse, 9555 Golf Course Road
Fayettteville, PA 17222 United States
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$2 – $2164

BEST LITTLE WHOREHOUSE IN TEXAS Music & lyrics by Carol Hall, Book by Larry L. King & Peter Masterson produced by Theatre A Go-Go, Inc. This happy-go-lucky view of small-town vice and statewide political side-stepping recounts the good times and the demise of the Chicken Ranch, a brothel that has been operating outside of fictional […]

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3rd Annual Kitten Karnival Adoption Event & Fill-A-Ford Kitten Food Drive

August 3 @ 10:00 am - September 8 @ 2:00 pm
PA United States + Google Map
Free

Saturday, August 3rd from 10am to 2pm - Loving Care Cat Rescue will be here at LB Smith Ford in Lemoyne with lots of kittens who are looking to be adopted into a forever home. We will also try to fill-up a Ford Truck with your donations of Kitten/Cat Food, Litter, etc. They will also […]

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Summer Science Camp!

August 7 @ 9:00 am - August 11 @ 4:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 9:00am on Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday, repeating until August 16, 2019

$150 – $175

What Are You Doing This Summer? The Lancaster Science Factory has been offering Summer Camps for more a decade. In 2019, we’re celebrating by offering 28 unique, week-long camps for kids of all ages and interests. SCIENCE THAT STICKS FOR CAMPERS 4-6: Our ever-popular PASTE ( Pre-Kindergarteners Active in Science and Technology Exploration) series returns […]

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Summer Science Camp!

August 8 @ 9:00 am - August 12 @ 4:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 9:00am on Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday, repeating until August 16, 2019

$150 – $175

What Are You Doing This Summer? The Lancaster Science Factory has been offering Summer Camps for more a decade. In 2019, we’re celebrating by offering 28 unique, week-long camps for kids of all ages and interests. SCIENCE THAT STICKS FOR CAMPERS 4-6: Our ever-popular PASTE ( Pre-Kindergarteners Active in Science and Technology Exploration) series returns […]

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Summer Science Camp!

August 9 @ 9:00 am - August 13 @ 4:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 9:00am on Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday, repeating until August 16, 2019

$150 – $175

What Are You Doing This Summer? The Lancaster Science Factory has been offering Summer Camps for more a decade. In 2019, we’re celebrating by offering 28 unique, week-long camps for kids of all ages and interests. SCIENCE THAT STICKS FOR CAMPERS 4-6: Our ever-popular PASTE ( Pre-Kindergarteners Active in Science and Technology Exploration) series returns […]

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Farm Classroom Days at Barnyard Kingdom

August 9 @ 11:00 am - August 11 @ 5:00 pm
Barnyard Kingdom, 211 S. Donerville Rd
Lancaster, 17603
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$9

Barnyard Kingdom's Farm Classroom Days are a way to bring education outdoors and get your kids ready for school! We strive to create fun and authentic farm experiences for kids and families while educating why farms are important. Our Farm Classroom Days will allow you to get hands on and learn a little more about […]

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2018 Book Sale

August 10 @ 9:00 am - August 15 @ 4:00 pm
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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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Cumberland Valley Fly Fishing & Outdoor Festival

August 10 @ 10:00 am - August 11 @ 3:00 pm
Allenberry Resort, 1559 Boiling Springs Rd.
Boiling Springs, PA 17007 United States
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Complete info with itinerary can be found at https://www.tcoflyfishing.com/pages/cumberland-valley-fly-fishing-outdoor-festival August 10th marks the beginning of the first Cumberland Valley Fly Fishing and Outdoor Festival. This festival is a celebration of Fly Fishing and the Outdoors and will be an amazing two days of education and fun. Presented by TCO Fly Shop, Allenberry Resort & Troegs […]

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10:00 am

Yoga on the Terrace

August 11 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am
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An event every week that begins at 10:00am on Sunday, repeating until October 27, 2019

Kings Gap Environmental Education Center, 500 Kings Gap Road
Carlisle, PA 17015 United States
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Join Maggie Stonecash of Simply Well for Yoga on the Mansion Terrace. Class is appropriate for all levels, beginner to experienced. Modifications are offered for poses based on ability. A limited supply of mats are available; please bring your own if possible. Classes held rain or shine. Attend one session or all; sign up not […]

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George Spangler Farm & Field Hospital Hosts Living History Encampments & Programs

August 11 @ 10:00 am - 3:30 pm
$2 – $6

Visitors to the Gettysburg National Military Park Museum & Visitor Center have an opportunity to experience the George Spangler Farm & Field Hospital throughout the 2019 summer season. Walk the grounds, hear the stories and feel the emotions of life–and death–at this historic farm suddenly transformed into a corps field hospital. Civil War era encampments […]

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10:30 am

Flower Walk: Heat Tolerant Plants

August 11 @ 10:30 am - 12:00 pm
Wildwood Park, 100 Wildwood Way
Harrisburg, PA 17110 United States
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Free

Join volunteer Cara Martinez-Williams to see some of the wetland plants, such as American Lotus and the Rose Mallows, along the North Boardwalk. Common ragweed, responsible for a great deal of allergic response, will be identified along the trail. Pre-registration is not required.

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12:00 pm

Gettysburg Lincoln Railroad Station Hosts Free Programs

August 11 @ 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
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One event on July 20, 2019 at 10:00am

One event on July 21, 2019 at 10:00am

One event on July 21, 2019 at 12:00pm

One event on July 27, 2019 at 4:30pm

One event on July 28, 2019 at 12:00pm

One event on July 28, 2019 at 2:00pm

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Gettysburg Lincoln Railroad Station, 35 Carlisle Street
Gettysburg, PA 17325 United States
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Free

Visitors to the Gettysburg Lincoln Railroad Station™ can enjoy free programming throughout the 2019 summer season. Before and after the programs, take time to explore the station through a self-guided tour. Learn about the railroad’s role at Gettysburg and President Abraham Lincoln’s arrival for the dedication of the Soldiers’ National Cemetery where he delivered the […]

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Annual open house at the Hermitage in Pitman, Schuylkill County

August 11 @ 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
PA United States + Google Map
Free

For immediate release: July 31, 2019 The Hermitage 75 Grove Road Pitman, PA 17964 Brojoh@yahoo.com Hermitage Open House – Sunday, August 11, Noon to 4 p.m. The annual open house at the Hermitage in Pitman will be Sunday, August 11, noon to 4 p.m. Admission is free but donations are accepted. New this season is […]

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1:00 pm

Tom Petty Tribute at Lydian Stone Brewery Sun., Aug. 11 at 1pm, Free Admission

August 11 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Lydian Stone Brewing, 685 York Haven Rd
York Haven, 17370
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Free

The Torpedoes, Tribute to the Music of Tom Petty, will perform at a charity event to benefit Childrens Christmas Party at Lydian Stone Brewing at 685 York Haven Rd, York Haven PA this Sunday, August 11th from 1pm to 4pm. Free Admission. For more info, call 717-384-6055.

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3:00 pm

Charley Pride

August 11 @ 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
American Music Theatre, 2425 Lincoln Highway East
LANCASTER, 17602
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$65

“All I Have to Offer You Is Me,” “Kiss an Angel Good Morning,” “I’m Just Me,” “Honky Tonk Blues,” and “Night Games.” Those are just a few of the great songs sung by Grand Ole Opry member and Grammy winning country artist, Charley Pride. His smooth baritone voice and easy-going style have garnered him 36 […]

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Ted Parker Stream Hike

August 11 @ 3:00 pm - 4:30 pm
Theodore Parker Natural Area, 114 Wesley Rd
Quarryville, PA 17566 United States
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$3.00

Theodore Parker Natural Area is a pristine rocky creek ravine south of Quarryville. Naturalist Ann Strauss will lead a hike up the middle of the creek. Participants will have the option to carry nets and buckets to catch critters in the creek. Equipment will be provided. Come enjoy the cool beauty of this underappreciated Lancaster […]

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Ted Parker Stream Hike

August 11 @ 3:00 pm - 4:30 pm
Theodore Parker Natural Area, 114 Wesley Rd
Quarryville, PA 17566 United States
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$3.00

Theodore Parker Natural Area is a pristine rocky creek ravine south of Quarryville. Naturalist Ann Strauss will lead a hike up the middle of the creek. Participants will have the option to carry nets and buckets to catch critters in the creek. Equipment will be provided. Come enjoy the cool beauty of this underappreciated Lancaster […]

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5:00 pm

Harrisburg Folk Dance

August 11 @ 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
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The Movement Center, 2134 N 2nd St
Harrisburg, PA 17110 United States
$5

International Folk Dance, or World Dance, brings together traditional ethnic dances, as well as choreographed dances, from various regions and nationalities such as Bulgaria, Romania, Serbia, Croatia, Hungary, Turkey, Israel, Albania, Greece, Macedonia, Russia, Ukraine, Japan, China, Mongolia, and many more! ​We have dances catering to all skill levels, with a wide variety of music […]

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Trivia at the Bookstore

August 11 @ 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Cupboard Maker Books, 157 N Enola Rd (Routes 11/15)
Enola, 17025
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Do you love books but hate struggling to find other book lovers? Then join us for Trivia at the Bookstore - a monthly event designed to help bibliophiles connect while competing in a friendly game of literary trivia! Trivia at the Bookstore includes: • Trivia from 5:30 – 7:30 PM • Voucher for one used […]

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6:00 pm

Cormorant’s Fancy

August 11 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Schmucker Grove, 15 Seminary Ridge
Gettysburg, PA 17325 United States
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Free

Music of Ireland, Scotland and the Celtic Nations, by our favorite Celtic band, outdoors under the trees in Schmucker's Grove (next to Valentine Hall, 61 Seminary Ridge, Gettysburg). The concert is free and open to the public - bring a blanket or lawn chairs, and a picnic dinner! Music, Gettysburg! is a premier concert series […]

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7:30 pm

Akropolis Reed Quintet

August 11 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Mount Gretna Playhouse, 200 Pennsylvania Ave
Mount Gretna , PA 17064 United States
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$1 – $30

Imagination! Incredible musicality! Huge vitality! All phrases that have been used to define Akropolis. They are the only reed quintet to have ever won a Fischoff Gold Medal. The group’s other awards and international music prizes are too long to list. Most importantly to us, they’re just plain fun!

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