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  • Entertainment

    PHS, Park Service continue long partnership

    PHILADELPHIA >> The partnership between the Philadelphia Horticultural Society and the National Park Service has been germinating for more than a decade and has come full bloom with the 2016 Flower Show.

    By Dan Sokil @dansokil on Twitter |

  • Entertainment

    Immanuel UCC presents Centre Park Flutes in Concert

    On Feb. 28, from 3 to 5 p.m., the public is invited to come out to a special event, Centre Park Flutes in Concert, being held at Immanuel UCC, 99 S. Waverly Street, Shillington, as a part of the Immanuel UCC Gifts of the Arts Series.

    Immanuel UCC |

  • News

    Applications being accepted for 2016 Camp Cadet

    From now through April 15, applications for Camp Cadet of Lancaster, a unique summer camp experience free to Lancaster County boys and girls ages 11 through 13, are being accepted online at The camp will be held Aug. 14 to 20, at Camp Ware, in Peach Bottom, Pennsylvania.

    Camp Cadet of Lancaster County |

  • News

    ‘Pies in the Mennonite Tradition’ postponed to March 12

    Have you ever wondered, “What is the secret to a good pie crust?” Have you ever thought, “Getting a store made crust is always easier?” Or, perhaps you think, “Pie? Pass me a slice!” In any case, drop in for “Pies in the Mennonite Tradition,” hosted by the Lancaster Mennonite Historical Society on Saturday, March 12 between 6 and 8:30 p.m.

    Lancaster Mennonite Historical Society |

  • News

    PA German classes to be offered this spring

    Preservation of the distinctive language tradition of early German immigrants to Lancaster County continues at the Lancaster Mennonite Historical Society. “Butch” Reigart will serve as the instructor for two 10-week courses on different levels this spring.

    Lancaster Mennonite Historical Society |

  • Entertainment

    VisionCorps Foundation announces art auction fundraiser

    VisionCorps Foundation is pleased to announce an art auction fundraiser being held for their benefit on Thursday, Feb. 18. The event will be held at the Federal Taphouse, 201 N. Queen Street in downtown Lancaster from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. Unique plexi-glass artwork created by local artists, amateur to professional, will be available to the highest bidder via a silent auction.

    VisionCorps Foundation |

  • News

    Garden Spot Village to discuss ‘Grappling with the Gospel’

    Garden Spot Village ALIVE (Active Lifelong Learners in Vital Engagements) and Eastern Mennonite Seminary at Lancaster invite the community to an in-depth course titled “Grappling with the Gospel.” The six-session class will meet on Mondays from 7 to 8:30 p.m. on Feb. 8, 15, 22 and 29, and March 7 and 14, on the campus of Garden Spot Village at 433 S. Kinzer Ave. in New Holland.

    Garden Spot Village |

  • Features/People

    Group serves hot meal to homeless at Hope Rescue Mission of Reading

    It doesn’t take an army to feed one.

    Rebecca Blanchard

  • Columns


    In preparation for Valentine’s Day 2016, this week and next will be devoted to figuring out who is The Right One for me!

    By Jeff Hall Columnist |

  • Entertainment

    MCCC to host Annual Art Faculty and Invited Art Alumni Exhibition

    Montgomery County Community College will be highlighting the work of its talented art faculty and invited art alumni at its Annual Art Faculty and Invited Art Alumni Exhibit, which opens Wednesday, Feb. 3 and continues through Friday, Feb. 19, at the Fine Arts Center Gallery, Central Campus, 340 DeKalb Pike, Blue Bell.

    Montgomery County Community College |

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