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Lancaster Public Library

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125 N. Duke Street
Lancaster, PA 17602 United States
717-394-2651 lancaster.lib.pa.us

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August 2018
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Hardboiled Saturdays: A Crime Genre Film Series

August 18 @ 1:00 pm - 4:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 1:00pm on Saturday, repeating until August 25, 2018

Lancaster Public Library, 125 N. Duke Street
Lancaster, PA 17602 United States
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Get out your fedora, trench coat, and magnifying glass! Each Saturday in August, we'll trace the evolution of American Crime Cinema through noteworthy and award-winning films emblematic of key genre movements. Hosted by Chris Wagenseller of Central Penn College. 1:00 Film Introduction * 1:30 Showtime * Film Discussion to Immediately Follow Saturday, August 4, The Maltese Falcon (John Huston, 1941) Based on Dashiell Hammett’s widely-acclaimed 1930 novel of the same name, John Huston’s first feature set the template for the…

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Opioid Epidemic – A Three Part Series

August 23 @ 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm
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An event every month that begins at 5:30pm on day Fourth of the month, repeating until September 27, 2018

Lancaster Public Library, 125 N. Duke Street
Lancaster, PA 17602 United States
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Brought to you by Lancaster Joining Forces with Compass Mark & Penn Medicine LGHealth & supported by Project Lazarus. Joining Forces is working to fight the opioid and heroin crisis in Lancaster County.   Addiction: A Disease of the Mind and Body Mon. July 30th 5:30pm Presented by Jack Sodak, Retreat at Lancaster County How to Help a Loved One Struggling with Drug Use Thur. Aug. 23rd 5:30pm Presented by Joel Jakubowski, PA Adult & Teen Challenges   How to…

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September 2018

Princess Bee and the Royal Good-night Story

September 7 @ 10:30 am - 11:30 am
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An event every day that begins at 10:30am, repeating until September 8, 2018

An event every day that begins at 2:00pm, repeating until September 8, 2018

Lancaster Public Library, 125 N. Duke Street
Lancaster, PA 17602 United States
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Book & Lyrics by Sandy Asher Music by Richard Biever Directed by Laura Howell Once upon a time, Lancaster-based author Sandy Asher wrote a children’s book called Princess Bee and the Royal Good-Night Story. Many years passed, and Sandy adapted the book into a charming musical for family audiences that will make its debut at Lancaster Public Library! Princess Bee tests the story-telling abilities of her Royal Big Brother and Royal Big Sister. See their stories — and Bee’s —…

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Questions You’re Dying to Ask: a Three Part Series on Death, Dying, & What to Do Next

September 17 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
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An event every month that begins at 6:00pm on day Third of the month, repeating until October 15, 2018

Lancaster Public Library, 125 N. Duke Street
Lancaster, PA 17602 United States
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We’re putting the fun in funeral planning! In September we're focusing on Life After Death: Grief & Mourning. Join us to learn how grief culture has changed, and the way different cultures grieve. In October we're Delving into Death: cremation, donating to science, history of embalming, a “fact or fiction”. Presented by Michele DeRosa, Advance Planning Coordinator/Funeral Director at Groff Funeral Home

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Young Adult Book Group

September 19 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
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An event every month that begins at 6:00pm on day Third of the month, happening 12 times

Lancaster Public Library, 125 N. Duke Street
Lancaster, PA 17602 United States
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Lancaster Public Library created a teen-centered book club for youth ages 12-18! Come, and check it out! Join us to talk about our featured book, YA buzz, and also bring reading suggestions for possible featured books for future meetings. BOOK GROUP DETAILS The group will meet the 4th Wednesday of every month at 6pm in the Clark Room, on the library's 2nd floor January book selection: The Hate U Give by Angie Thomas Ages: 12-18 Questions? Contact our Children's Librarian at youthservices@lancasterpubliclibrary.org or 717-394-2651…

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LPL Reads: The Night Circus

September 26 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Lancaster Public Library, 125 N. Duke Street
Lancaster, PA 17602 United States
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Join us to discuss the imaginative and exciting novel The Night Circus by Erin Morgenstern. One lucky attendee will win a signed copy of the novel! Read the book and then experience the magic yourself at The Night Circus, a Signature Benefit supporting the Lancaster Public Library! Friday, December 7 @ 7PM. Circus admission tickets will go on sale in mid-September.

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Introduction to Finding Grants for Nonprofits

September 26 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Lancaster Public Library, 125 N. Duke Street
Lancaster, PA 17602 United States
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This workshop for nonprofit organizations will provide a detailed walkthrough of the Foundation Center’s Foundation Directory Online database and Grantspace.org resources. Questions? Contact our Business Reference Librarian via email or call (717) 394-2651 x131

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Introduction to Proposal Writing for Nonprofits

September 26 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Lancaster Public Library, 125 N. Duke Street
Lancaster, PA 17602 United States
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This Foundation Center class will provide you with an overview of how to write and submit a standard project proposal to a foundation. We’ll cover the basic elements of a proposal, “do’s” and “don’ts,” and how to follow up. Questions? Contact our Business Reference Librarian via email or call (717) 394-2651 x131

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October 2018

The Business of Art

October 17 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
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An event every day that begins at 5:30pm, repeating indefinitely

Lancaster Public Library, 125 N. Duke Street
Lancaster, PA 17602 United States
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Artists, markers, and crafters are invited to explore free resources available to help them start and grow their own small businesses: from start-up, to marketing, to pricing, and more! An afternoon and an evening session will be offered on the same day to accommodate different schedules. Questions? Contact our Business Reference Librarian at (717) 394-2651 x131

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