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Red Rose Film Festival Summer Film Series

August 7 @ 7:00 pm - September 4 @ 9:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 7:00pm on Monday and Wednesday, repeating until September 4, 2019

Penn Cinema, 541 Airport Road
Lititz, PA 17543
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Free

The Red Rose Film Festival and Penn Cinema proudly present the Red Rose Film Festival Summer Film Series. Starting in August, each Wednesday at 7 p.m., Penn Cinema in Lititz will screen a socially and culturally significant film, introduced by a community leader. (Wednesday, August 7: Phil Wenger, CEO of the Lancaster County Conservancy and founder […]

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Summer Science Camp!

August 13 @ 9:00 am - August 17 @ 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 14 @ 9:00 am - August 18 @ 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 15 @ 9:00 am - August 19 @ 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 16 @ 9:00 am - August 20 @ 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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9:00 am

Run Wild for Wildwood 5K

August 17 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
Wildwood Park, 100 Wildwood Way PA 17110 United States + Google Map
$30.00

Join Wildwood Park for a scenic 5K! Bring your friends and family on a run/walk around the park. The course will take you around Wildwood Lake and along the Pennsylvania Canal. Join us afterwards for an awards ceremony and tasty treats. Come out and celebrate the 20th anniversary of the Benjamin Olewine III Nature Center! […]

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10:00 am

Yoga at Detweiler Park

August 17 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am
Detweiler Park, 1451 Peters Mountain Road
Dauphin, PA 17019 United States
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$10.00

Check out Dauphin County's newest and largest park! Join Shannon Peffley of Yogi Expeditions as he leads a peaceful morning of yoga. Meet at the park trailhead located at the Dauphin County Conservation District parking lot at 1451 Peters Mountain Road, Dauphin PA 17018. Register online at www.detweilerpark.org.

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11:00 am

Country Barn Sunflower Festival

August 17 @ 11:00 am - 4:00 pm
Barnyard Kingdom, 211 S. Donerville Rd
Lancaster, 17603
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$9

Experience the delight of a field of living sunshine at Lancaster County's Family Fun Farm! Country Barn will be hosting their 2nd Annual Sunflower Festival August 17th, 18th, 24th & 25th 2019. We hope you will join us on the farm for live music, fun Barnyard Kingdom activities and beautiful sunflowers! Admission includes Sunshine Wagon […]

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Save the Day 5K, 1 Mile Fun Run & Block Party

August 17 @ 11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Race Street Park, 540 Race Street
Harrisburg, 17104
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5K, 1 mile fun run & block party featuring a DJ, free beer for participants 21 and over, food from Subway, photo area with superhero props, kids craft area, games, prizes and a best costume contest. Something for everyone in the family! We encourage all participants to dress as their favorite superhero. The race benefits […]

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11:30 am

Back to School Backpack Blessing

August 17 @ 11:30 am - 12:00 pm
Zion Lutheran Church Leola, 18 Quarry Road
Leola, PA 17540 United States
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Free

Begin the school year off right! Bring your backpacks on Saturday, August 17 at 11:30 a.m. for a backpack blessing. Zion Lutheran Church, 18 Quarry Road, Leola, PA 17540, www.zionleola.org

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12:00 pm

Community Waterslide Day

August 17 @ 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Zion Lutheran Church Leola, 18 Quarry Road
Leola, PA 17540 United States
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Free

Zion Lutheran, 18 Quarry Road, Leola is hosting a Free Waterslide Day from Noon to 4 p.m. on Saturday, August 17. Bring your towels, friends, and lawn chairs for a fun-filled day on our 4 giant water slides. Free food and fun for everyone. No registration required for slides and food. For directions, visit www.zionleola.org.

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1:00 pm

Magic & Wonder: Imagine – The Spark of Creativity

August 17 @ 1:00 pm - 2:30 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 26, 2019

Bird-in-Hand Stage, 2760 Old Philadelphia Pike
Bird-in-Hand, PA 17505 United States
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In this all new variety magic show, illusionist Brett Myers and his cast explore the creativity of individuals who reimagined the world. Join Brett on a wonder-filled journey and discover the change that comes when we dare to imagine a better tomorrow.

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Stolen, the Musical – A Light-Hearted WHODUNIT

August 17 @ 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 23, 2019

An event every week that begins at 7:00pm on Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday, repeating until October 23, 2019

Bird-in-Hand Stage, 2760 Old Philadelphia Pike
Bird-in-Hand, PA 17505 United States
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A small Pennsylvania community is shaken when the infant son of a prominent Amish farmer is kidnapped. Based on Wanda Brunstetter’s best selling Daughters of Lancaster County series, this brand-new musical is colored with alibis, surprising twists and heartwarming songs. Come and see if you can solve our newest musical mystery – STOLEN! 1:00pm & […]

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The Buzz on Bees

August 17 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Kings Gap Environmental Education Center, 500 Kings Gap Road
Carlisle, PA 17015 United States
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Free

Come celebrate National Honeybee Day by catching the buzz on one of our favorite pollinators. Get the news on our local bee populations, and learn what you can do to help them. Do you know the differences between our native bees and honeybees? During the interpretive program, we will view the inside of a live […]

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2:00 pm

Free showing of “Detective Pikachu”

August 17 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Free

Central Penn College will show the live-action film “Detective Pikachu” on Saturday, Aug. 17, at 2 p.m. in the Capital BlueCross Theatre. The event is free and open to the public. Released earlier this year, the movie features Ryan Reynolds as the voice of Pikachu, with Justice Smith, Kathryn Newton, Suki Waterhouse, Omar Chaparro, Chris […]

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6:30 pm

Insta-meet: Scout Trail

August 17 @ 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
$2.00

Get out and get creative at Lancaster County Parks’ very first Insta-meet with Naturalist Kristyn Small! Bring your own phone and sense of adventure as we explore the Scout Trail and Kurtz Covered Bridge to snag some Insta-worthy photos. Register online or call (717) 295-2055 to register and prepay by noon on Friday, August 16. […]

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7:00 pm

Magic & Wonder: Imagine – The Spark of Creativity

August 17 @ 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 26, 2019

An event every week that begins at 7:00pm on Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday, repeating until October 26, 2019

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

In this all new variety magic show, illusionist Brett Myers and his cast explore the creativity of individuals who reimagined the world. Join Brett on a wonder-filled journey and discover the change that comes when we dare to imagine a better tomorrow.

Find out more »

Stolen, the Musical – A Light-Hearted WHODUNIT

August 17 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 7:00pm on Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday, repeating until October 23, 2019

An event every week that begins at 7:00pm on Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday, repeating until October 23, 2019

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

A small Pennsylvania community is shaken when the infant son of a prominent Amish farmer is kidnapped. Based on Wanda Brunstetter’s best selling Daughters of Lancaster County series, this brand-new musical is colored with alibis, surprising twists and heartwarming songs. Come and see if you can solve our newest musical mystery – STOLEN! 1:00pm & […]

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