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Read Woke Challenge

September 1 - November 30
Free

Join The Library and the 2019 School Librarian of the Years, Cicely Lewis, for the Read Woke challenge. Sign up in Beanstack, then find and read books that fit each of the categories. There are reading suggestions that go along with each badge. Discover diverse books, log activities, and READ WOKE to be entered to […]

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Call for Submissions: The Library’s Teen Zine

September 1 - September 30
Free

The Library is seeking submissions for its first-ever Teen Zine. Teens, email your original work – poetry, short fiction, artwork, photography, creative nonfiction, comics, and more – to slowe@dcls.org for consideration. The zine will be published on The Library’s website. The deadline to be considered for the first issue is September 30. Submissions are limited […]

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Zoë Charlton | The Domestic – Online Exhibition

September 16
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An event every day that begins at 12:00am, repeating until September 30, 2020

HUB-Robeson Galleries presents Zoë Charlton | The Domestic --- Artist Zoë Charlton creates large-scale collages, drawings, and sculptural installations that explore the complexities of contemporary social and cultural stereotypes. Recurring imagery in Charlton's work --suburban houses, African masks, paper dolls, and lush landscapes--provides a new approach to issues and representations of black identity. "The Domestic" […]

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Ongoing

Small Business Workshop with Jamal Jones

January 1, 1970 @ 12:00 am - September 16, 2020 @ 5:00 pm
Free

Jamal Jones from the City of Harrisburg’s Department of Community and Economic Development hosts this workshop on grants and small business funding. Learn about the grants and loans available for business owners and get tips and tricks for the applications. Registration is required. Save your seat by visiting dcls.org/events or calling (717) 234-4961 opt. 6. […]

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Williams Grove Farmers Flea Market

March 22 @ 6:00 am - November 29 @ 2:00 pm
Williams Grove Show Grounds, Williams Grove, Pa, Williams Grove
Williams Grove, 17070
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Free

Williams Grove Historical Steam Engine Association is hosting an outdoor Farmers Flea Market every Sun., weather permitting, throughout the year, sunrise to 2 PM. There are over 600 vendors, at Williams Grove Steam Engine Show Grounds, Williams Grove Road, Williams Grove, PA. Admission and parking are free. For more information, call 717-766-4001. Directions: http://wghsea.org E-mail […]

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All Aboard! Saturday Train Rides Begin at Stone Gables Estate

July 18 @ 10:00 am - October 31 @ 1:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 10:00am on Saturday, repeating until October 31, 2020

The Star Barn Village at Stone Gables Estate, Newville Road
Elizabethtown, PA 17022 United States
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$5 – $17

Starting July 18 and running through October 31, the Harrisburg, Lincoln & Lancaster Railroad at Stone Gables Estate will be operating SATURDAY train rides! Enjoy a one-of-a-kind 1.2-mile, round-trip train excursion through the center of Stone Gables Estate on the Harrisburg, Lincoln & Lancaster Railroad, traversing the original 1838 railroad bed on which President Lincoln’s […]

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All Aboard! Saturday Train Rides Begin at Stone Gables Estate

July 25 @ 10:00 am - November 7 @ 1:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 10:00am on Saturday, repeating until October 31, 2020

The Star Barn Village at Stone Gables Estate, Newville Road
Elizabethtown, PA 17022 United States
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$5 – $17

Starting July 18 and running through October 31, the Harrisburg, Lincoln & Lancaster Railroad at Stone Gables Estate will be operating SATURDAY train rides! Enjoy a one-of-a-kind 1.2-mile, round-trip train excursion through the center of Stone Gables Estate on the Harrisburg, Lincoln & Lancaster Railroad, traversing the original 1838 railroad bed on which President Lincoln’s […]

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All Aboard! Saturday Train Rides Begin at Stone Gables Estate

August 1 @ 10:00 am - November 14 @ 1:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 10:00am on Saturday, repeating until October 31, 2020

The Star Barn Village at Stone Gables Estate, Newville Road
Elizabethtown, PA 17022 United States
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$5 – $17

Starting July 18 and running through October 31, the Harrisburg, Lincoln & Lancaster Railroad at Stone Gables Estate will be operating SATURDAY train rides! Enjoy a one-of-a-kind 1.2-mile, round-trip train excursion through the center of Stone Gables Estate on the Harrisburg, Lincoln & Lancaster Railroad, traversing the original 1838 railroad bed on which President Lincoln’s […]

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Backstage Café’ Art Gallery features Agnes Handwerk and Janelle Parrish

August 1 @ 11:00 am - September 30 @ 5:00 pm
Backstage Cafe (at Allen Theatre), 36 East Main St
Annville, 17003
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Free - art for sale

During the months of August-September 2020, the Backstage Café’ at the Allen Theatre in Annville PA is featuring the art work of two local artists: Agnes Handwerk and Janelle Parrish. Agnes is an award winning, accomplished artist. She is trained in the classic art schools of the Netherlands, Wisconsin and Pennsylvania. Her acrylic and colored […]

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Art Exhibit: Finding Inspiration

August 7 @ 10:00 am - September 19 @ 3:00 pm
Carlisle Arts Learning Center, 38 W Pomfret Street
Carlisle, PA 17013 United States
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Free

FINDING INSPIRATION Rebecca Pollard Myers & Jason Lyons Myers, a painter and mixed media artist, and Lyons, a found-object sculpture assembler, both look for – and find- inspiration in their surroundings by seeing things with fresh eyes. A colorful, creative and inspired exhibit.

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Art Exhibit: OFF the EASEL Susquehanna Valley Plein Air Painters

August 7 @ 10:00 am - September 19 @ 3:00 pm
Carlisle Arts Learning Center, 38 W Pomfret Street
Carlisle, PA 17013 United States
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Free

Upper gallery: OFF THE EASEL Susquehanna Valley Plein Air Painters A collection of lively, fresh paintings created “in the open air” by the members of this group of artists working in all mediums.

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All Aboard! Saturday Train Rides Begin at Stone Gables Estate

August 8 @ 10:00 am - November 21 @ 1:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 10:00am on Saturday, repeating until October 31, 2020

The Star Barn Village at Stone Gables Estate, Newville Road
Elizabethtown, PA 17022 United States
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$5 – $17

Starting July 18 and running through October 31, the Harrisburg, Lincoln & Lancaster Railroad at Stone Gables Estate will be operating SATURDAY train rides! Enjoy a one-of-a-kind 1.2-mile, round-trip train excursion through the center of Stone Gables Estate on the Harrisburg, Lincoln & Lancaster Railroad, traversing the original 1838 railroad bed on which President Lincoln’s […]

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All Aboard! Saturday Train Rides Begin at Stone Gables Estate

August 15 @ 10:00 am - November 28 @ 1:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 10:00am on Saturday, repeating until October 31, 2020

The Star Barn Village at Stone Gables Estate, Newville Road
Elizabethtown, PA 17022 United States
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$5 – $17

Starting July 18 and running through October 31, the Harrisburg, Lincoln & Lancaster Railroad at Stone Gables Estate will be operating SATURDAY train rides! Enjoy a one-of-a-kind 1.2-mile, round-trip train excursion through the center of Stone Gables Estate on the Harrisburg, Lincoln & Lancaster Railroad, traversing the original 1838 railroad bed on which President Lincoln’s […]

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Local HAAA artists featured at Hershey Library’s Hallway Art Gallery

August 21 @ 10:00 am - September 30 @ 5:00 pm
Hershey Public Library, 701 Cocoa Avenue
Hershey, PA 17033 United States
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Free - art for sale

During the months of August 15 to Oct 10, 2020, the Hershey Area Art Association (HAAA) will be exhibiting over 35 art pieces from local area artists at the Hershey Public Library’s Hallway Art Gallery in Hershey, PA. Featured artists include: Jill Brinser, Wendy Craig, Jim Davis, Chris Dillon, Bob Douds, Chris Gallo, Marie Gamon, […]

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Covered Bridges & Brunch Scooter Tour in Lancaster, PA

August 22 @ 9:00 am - October 31 @ 11:00 am
Strasburg Scooters, 246 N Decatur St
Strasburg, 17579
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This unique tour combines two of our favorite things: #1 – cruising the backroads of Lancaster County and #2 – brunch. Need we say more?

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All Aboard! Saturday Train Rides Begin at Stone Gables Estate

August 22 @ 10:00 am - December 5 @ 1:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 10:00am on Saturday, repeating until October 31, 2020

The Star Barn Village at Stone Gables Estate, Newville Road
Elizabethtown, PA 17022 United States
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$5 – $17

Starting July 18 and running through October 31, the Harrisburg, Lincoln & Lancaster Railroad at Stone Gables Estate will be operating SATURDAY train rides! Enjoy a one-of-a-kind 1.2-mile, round-trip train excursion through the center of Stone Gables Estate on the Harrisburg, Lincoln & Lancaster Railroad, traversing the original 1838 railroad bed on which President Lincoln’s […]

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All Aboard! Saturday Train Rides Begin at Stone Gables Estate

August 29 @ 10:00 am - December 12 @ 1:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 10:00am on Saturday, repeating until October 31, 2020

The Star Barn Village at Stone Gables Estate, Newville Road
Elizabethtown, PA 17022 United States
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$5 – $17

Starting July 18 and running through October 31, the Harrisburg, Lincoln & Lancaster Railroad at Stone Gables Estate will be operating SATURDAY train rides! Enjoy a one-of-a-kind 1.2-mile, round-trip train excursion through the center of Stone Gables Estate on the Harrisburg, Lincoln & Lancaster Railroad, traversing the original 1838 railroad bed on which President Lincoln’s […]

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All Aboard! Saturday Train Rides Begin at Stone Gables Estate

September 5 @ 10:00 am - December 19 @ 1:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 10:00am on Saturday, repeating until October 31, 2020

The Star Barn Village at Stone Gables Estate, Newville Road
Elizabethtown, PA 17022 United States
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$5 – $17

Starting July 18 and running through October 31, the Harrisburg, Lincoln & Lancaster Railroad at Stone Gables Estate will be operating SATURDAY train rides! Enjoy a one-of-a-kind 1.2-mile, round-trip train excursion through the center of Stone Gables Estate on the Harrisburg, Lincoln & Lancaster Railroad, traversing the original 1838 railroad bed on which President Lincoln’s […]

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Murder Ballad

September 11 @ 7:30 pm - October 3 @ 7:30 pm
Prima Theatre, 541 Wheatland Ave
Lancaster, 17603
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A steamy and razor-sharp thriller, Murder Ballad explores the complications of lust, love, and betrayal. This slick rock musical was created by Jonathan Larson Award winner Julia Jordan, and indie rock singer-songwriter, Juliana Nash.    Murder Ballad centers around Sara, who struggles with the choice between a stable life with her young family, and that […]

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Motherhood the Musical

September 11 @ 7:30 pm - October 3 @ 10:00 pm
Prima Theatre, 541 Wheatland Ave
Lancaster, 17603
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$32 – $58

Whether you’re a mom or not, all can enjoy the hilarity of “climbing the emotional mountain only to find that there’s laundry at the top.” We’re all alive because of them, and most would agree it’s the hardest job on planet Earth. So bring your entire tribe to this heartwarming, laugh-out-loud celebration of mom-dom.  From […]

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All Aboard! Saturday Train Rides Begin at Stone Gables Estate

September 12 @ 10:00 am - December 26 @ 1:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 10:00am on Saturday, repeating until October 31, 2020

The Star Barn Village at Stone Gables Estate, Newville Road
Elizabethtown, PA 17022 United States
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$5 – $17

Starting July 18 and running through October 31, the Harrisburg, Lincoln & Lancaster Railroad at Stone Gables Estate will be operating SATURDAY train rides! Enjoy a one-of-a-kind 1.2-mile, round-trip train excursion through the center of Stone Gables Estate on the Harrisburg, Lincoln & Lancaster Railroad, traversing the original 1838 railroad bed on which President Lincoln’s […]

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Ice Cream Experience Scooter Tour

September 12 @ 11:00 am - September 26 @ 3:00 pm
Strasburg Scooters, 246 N Decatur St
Strasburg, 17579
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For all you frozen-dairy junkies out there, this award-winning ice cream tour in Lancaster, PA will be just as fun as the ice cream will be delicious (and trust us, the ice cream is absolutely amazing)!

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7:00 am

Art In The Wild 2020: Exhibit Open

September 16 @ 7:00 am - 7:00 pm
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An event every day that begins at 7:00am, repeating until September 30, 2020

Wildwood Nature Center, 100 Wildwood Way
Harrisburg, 17110
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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 are available. The Art In The Wild exhibit will be on display until September 30, 2020. Park is open from Dawn to Dusk everyday.

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10:00 am

Ryan & Friends: Comedy Calamity

September 16 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 10:00am on Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday, repeating until October 17, 2020

Bird-in-Hand Stage, 2760 Old Philadelphia Pike
Bird-in-Hand, PA 17505 United States
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$13 – $47

Your whole family will be rolling in the aisles when Ryan takes the stage with a colorful cast of friends that includes Jeffrey, a witty 8-year old kid and self-proclaimed star of the show; teenager Tiffany, who’s taken with worldly goods; Harold and Irene, who have way more opinions than your average grandparents; and, of […]

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Comedy Jubilee

September 16 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 10:00am on Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday, repeating until January 2, 2021

Bird-in-Hand Stage, 2760 Old Philadelphia Pike
Bird-in-Hand, PA 17505 United States
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$13 – $47

Ready to ride a riotous wave of nostalgia? This high energy variety show will have you laughing all the way. Kick back, relax, and enjoy a delightful mix of comedy and your favorite tunes from the ‘50s, including classic country favorites and old time rock ‘n’ roll. Duane Laflin and his talented cast combine music […]

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4:00 pm

Dine-out for Simpson Library

September 16 @ 4:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Outback Steakhouse, 1201 Lower Allen Dr
Mechanicsburg, 17055
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Free

Enjoy dining out to support Simpson Library. Pick up a dine-out coupon at the library or download one from www.cumberlandcountylibraries.org/SIM. Present the coupon when you dine at the restaurant and a portion of your total bill will be donated to the library. Great food and a delicious way to support your local library!

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7:00 pm

Live with Yaa Gyasi and Kiley Reid: Transcendent Kingdom

September 16 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Midtown Scholar Bookstore, 1302 N. 3rd Street
Harrisburg, 17102
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Free

Join New York Times bestselling authors Yaa Gyasi and Kiley Reid via live-stream as they discuss Gyasi’s new novel, Transcendent Kingdom. Limited signed, first edition copies now available for pre-order. This event will be streamed live online as part of the Midtown Scholar Bookstore's Virtual Event Series. To register for free, visit: https://us02web.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_67QM4-owSZezwXvj1NsutQ To purchase […]

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