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September 2018

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Charles Demuth: Definitely Modern

September 25 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 10:00am on Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday, repeating until November 25, 2018

An event every week that begins at 1:00pm on Sunday, repeating until November 25, 2018

This exhibition focuses on the Demuth Museum’s collection of original art by Charles Demuth, now the largest in the world with 52 works of art as well as it is the largest repository of original archival material on the artist. The second part of this exhibition will feature highlights from the collection and focus on Demuth’s extraordinary minimal use of line in order to render his subject matter. Demuth played a vital role in the American modernist art scene both…

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Selections from the Permanent Collection

September 25 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 10:00am on Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday, repeating until November 11, 2018

An event every week that begins at 12:00pm on Sunday and Saturday, repeating until November 11, 2018

This exhibition draws from the rich collection of the Lancaster Museum of Art. Linda Weidman, current chair of the Exhibitions, Collections and Acquisitions Committee invited her longtime friend Thomas Hills Cook to join her in selecting the work featured in this exhibition. In order to broaden the scope of the project, the two invited community leaders, collectors, museum staff and supporters to comment on select pieces. Work by artists such as David Brumbach, Charles X. Carlson, Constantine Kermes, Luigi Rist,…

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Force of Nature: Gretna Campbell & Louis Finkelstein

September 25 @ 11:00 am - 7:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 11:00am on Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday, repeating until October 17, 2018

Gretna Campbell (1922–1987) and Louis Finkelstein (1923–2000) were married and associated with the Abstract Expressionist movement in the 1950s, yet both artists chose to remain true to their first love, painting in nature from the landscape. This traveling exhibition, curated by Don Kimes, is a reflection of their rediscovery in the world of contemporary art. Susan C. & Gerald C. Eckert Gallery. Gallery Hours: Tues-Fri 11 AM – 7:30 PM. Open during most events in the Winter Center, including weekend…

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Reinstallation of the Phillips Museum of Art’s Permanent Collection

September 25 @ 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 12:00pm on Sunday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday, repeating until December 7, 2018

An event every week that begins at 2:00pm on Thursday, repeating until December 7, 2018

The Phillips Museum of Art at Franklin & Marshall College is pleased to present a major reinstallation of its Nissley Gallery, showcasing works from our renowned collection. The museum’s permanent collection gallery is named in honor of Tom Nissley ’55, a F&M alumnus who generously provided funding for our permanent collection gallery. Featuring over one hundred works, the exhibition is a broad sampling from the museum’s various core collections and includes pre-Columbian, African and Japanese objects, regionally created furniture, fiber…

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Free

Colette Fu: We Are Tiger Dragon People

September 25 @ 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 12:00pm on Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday, repeating until December 7, 2018

An event every week that begins at 2:00pm on Thursday, repeating until December 7, 2018

An event every week that begins at 12:00pm on Sunday and Saturday, repeating until December 7, 2018

Colette Fu’s one of a kind pop-up artist books are based on her ancestral explorations. Fu traveled to China’s Yunnan Province, where 25 of the nation’s 55 minority tribes reside. Her exploration in the varied cultures of China culminated in a remarkable body of intricate pop-up books and photo collages titled “We Are Tiger Dragon People”. Fu says of her work, “Pop-up and flap books originally illustrated ideas about astronomy, fortune telling, navigation, anatomy of the body and other scientific…

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War Memoranda: Photography, Walt Whitman, and Memorials by Binh Danh and Robert Schultz

September 25 @ 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 12:00pm on Sunday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday, repeating until December 7, 2018

An event every week that begins at 2:00pm on Thursday, repeating until December 7, 2018

The exhibition “War Memoranda: Photography, Walt Whitman, and Memorials by Binh Danh and Robert Schultz” examines the question “How do Americans remember war?” Artist Binh Danh and poet Robert Schultz have used soldiers’ photographic portraits developed onto the flesh of leaves, historic battlefield landscapes photographed using 19th-century technologies and poems about war to provide intimate reflections on the aftereffects of war. A product of an eight year collaboration, this exhibition features over fifty original photographs, poetry broadsides, chlorophyll prints and…

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Free

Deconstructing Reconstruction: ReBirth of a Nation’s Perspective on Race

September 25 @ 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm

On the 150th Anniversary of the 14th Amendment (July 1868) as well as the death of Thaddeus Stevens (Aug 1868), considered the father of that essential amendment, Lancaster’s scholars, civic leaders, and activists confront Birth of a Nation’s political and social legacies to explore the connection between media representations and lasting cultural attitudes on race. Screening of film (Part 1) at 6:30; panel discussion to follow. Part 2 will screen on October 2 with a different panel. Copies of the…

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Free Singing Workshop

September 25 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 7:30pm on Tuesday, repeating until October 30, 2018

Red Rose Chorus to Hold Free Singing Workshop, beginning Tuesday, September 18 for six one-hour sessions. Men of all ages are invited to attend the 6 weekly sessions at the Lancaster Church of the Brethren, 1601 Sunset Avenue in Lancaster at 7:30 pm. Singers of all skill levels are invited to attend. Advanced registrations are appreciated, while walk-ins will be welcome. All the chorus at 717-783- 8850 or visit our website at redrosechorus.com to learn more.

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Charles Demuth: Definitely Modern

September 26 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 10:00am on Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday, repeating until November 25, 2018

An event every week that begins at 1:00pm on Sunday, repeating until November 25, 2018

This exhibition focuses on the Demuth Museum’s collection of original art by Charles Demuth, now the largest in the world with 52 works of art as well as it is the largest repository of original archival material on the artist. The second part of this exhibition will feature highlights from the collection and focus on Demuth’s extraordinary minimal use of line in order to render his subject matter. Demuth played a vital role in the American modernist art scene both…

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By Donation

Selections from the Permanent Collection

September 26 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 10:00am on Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday, repeating until November 11, 2018

An event every week that begins at 12:00pm on Sunday and Saturday, repeating until November 11, 2018

This exhibition draws from the rich collection of the Lancaster Museum of Art. Linda Weidman, current chair of the Exhibitions, Collections and Acquisitions Committee invited her longtime friend Thomas Hills Cook to join her in selecting the work featured in this exhibition. In order to broaden the scope of the project, the two invited community leaders, collectors, museum staff and supporters to comment on select pieces. Work by artists such as David Brumbach, Charles X. Carlson, Constantine Kermes, Luigi Rist,…

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Free

Force of Nature: Gretna Campbell & Louis Finkelstein

September 26 @ 11:00 am - 7:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 11:00am on Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday, repeating until October 17, 2018

Gretna Campbell (1922–1987) and Louis Finkelstein (1923–2000) were married and associated with the Abstract Expressionist movement in the 1950s, yet both artists chose to remain true to their first love, painting in nature from the landscape. This traveling exhibition, curated by Don Kimes, is a reflection of their rediscovery in the world of contemporary art. Susan C. & Gerald C. Eckert Gallery. Gallery Hours: Tues-Fri 11 AM – 7:30 PM. Open during most events in the Winter Center, including weekend…

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Reinstallation of the Phillips Museum of Art’s Permanent Collection

September 26 @ 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 12:00pm on Sunday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday, repeating until December 7, 2018

An event every week that begins at 2:00pm on Thursday, repeating until December 7, 2018

The Phillips Museum of Art at Franklin & Marshall College is pleased to present a major reinstallation of its Nissley Gallery, showcasing works from our renowned collection. The museum’s permanent collection gallery is named in honor of Tom Nissley ’55, a F&M alumnus who generously provided funding for our permanent collection gallery. Featuring over one hundred works, the exhibition is a broad sampling from the museum’s various core collections and includes pre-Columbian, African and Japanese objects, regionally created furniture, fiber…

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Free

Colette Fu: We Are Tiger Dragon People

September 26 @ 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 12:00pm on Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday, repeating until December 7, 2018

An event every week that begins at 2:00pm on Thursday, repeating until December 7, 2018

An event every week that begins at 12:00pm on Sunday and Saturday, repeating until December 7, 2018

Colette Fu’s one of a kind pop-up artist books are based on her ancestral explorations. Fu traveled to China’s Yunnan Province, where 25 of the nation’s 55 minority tribes reside. Her exploration in the varied cultures of China culminated in a remarkable body of intricate pop-up books and photo collages titled “We Are Tiger Dragon People”. Fu says of her work, “Pop-up and flap books originally illustrated ideas about astronomy, fortune telling, navigation, anatomy of the body and other scientific…

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War Memoranda: Photography, Walt Whitman, and Memorials by Binh Danh and Robert Schultz

September 26 @ 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 12:00pm on Sunday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday, repeating until December 7, 2018

An event every week that begins at 2:00pm on Thursday, repeating until December 7, 2018

The exhibition “War Memoranda: Photography, Walt Whitman, and Memorials by Binh Danh and Robert Schultz” examines the question “How do Americans remember war?” Artist Binh Danh and poet Robert Schultz have used soldiers’ photographic portraits developed onto the flesh of leaves, historic battlefield landscapes photographed using 19th-century technologies and poems about war to provide intimate reflections on the aftereffects of war. A product of an eight year collaboration, this exhibition features over fifty original photographs, poetry broadsides, chlorophyll prints and…

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By Donation

Charles Demuth: Definitely Modern

September 27 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 10:00am on Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday, repeating until November 25, 2018

An event every week that begins at 1:00pm on Sunday, repeating until November 25, 2018

This exhibition focuses on the Demuth Museum’s collection of original art by Charles Demuth, now the largest in the world with 52 works of art as well as it is the largest repository of original archival material on the artist. The second part of this exhibition will feature highlights from the collection and focus on Demuth’s extraordinary minimal use of line in order to render his subject matter. Demuth played a vital role in the American modernist art scene both…

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By Donation

Selections from the Permanent Collection

September 27 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 10:00am on Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday, repeating until November 11, 2018

An event every week that begins at 12:00pm on Sunday and Saturday, repeating until November 11, 2018

This exhibition draws from the rich collection of the Lancaster Museum of Art. Linda Weidman, current chair of the Exhibitions, Collections and Acquisitions Committee invited her longtime friend Thomas Hills Cook to join her in selecting the work featured in this exhibition. In order to broaden the scope of the project, the two invited community leaders, collectors, museum staff and supporters to comment on select pieces. Work by artists such as David Brumbach, Charles X. Carlson, Constantine Kermes, Luigi Rist,…

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Free

Force of Nature: Gretna Campbell & Louis Finkelstein

September 27 @ 11:00 am - 7:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 11:00am on Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday, repeating until October 17, 2018

Gretna Campbell (1922–1987) and Louis Finkelstein (1923–2000) were married and associated with the Abstract Expressionist movement in the 1950s, yet both artists chose to remain true to their first love, painting in nature from the landscape. This traveling exhibition, curated by Don Kimes, is a reflection of their rediscovery in the world of contemporary art. Susan C. & Gerald C. Eckert Gallery. Gallery Hours: Tues-Fri 11 AM – 7:30 PM. Open during most events in the Winter Center, including weekend…

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Reinstallation of the Phillips Museum of Art’s Permanent Collection

September 27 @ 2:00 pm - 6:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 12:00pm on Sunday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday, repeating until December 7, 2018

An event every week that begins at 2:00pm on Thursday, repeating until December 7, 2018

The Phillips Museum of Art at Franklin & Marshall College is pleased to present a major reinstallation of its Nissley Gallery, showcasing works from our renowned collection. The museum’s permanent collection gallery is named in honor of Tom Nissley ’55, a F&M alumnus who generously provided funding for our permanent collection gallery. Featuring over one hundred works, the exhibition is a broad sampling from the museum’s various core collections and includes pre-Columbian, African and Japanese objects, regionally created furniture, fiber…

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Free

Colette Fu: We Are Tiger Dragon People

September 27 @ 2:00 pm - 6:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 12:00pm on Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday, repeating until December 7, 2018

An event every week that begins at 2:00pm on Thursday, repeating until December 7, 2018

An event every week that begins at 12:00pm on Sunday and Saturday, repeating until December 7, 2018

Colette Fu’s one of a kind pop-up artist books are based on her ancestral explorations. Fu traveled to China’s Yunnan Province, where 25 of the nation’s 55 minority tribes reside. Her exploration in the varied cultures of China culminated in a remarkable body of intricate pop-up books and photo collages titled “We Are Tiger Dragon People”. Fu says of her work, “Pop-up and flap books originally illustrated ideas about astronomy, fortune telling, navigation, anatomy of the body and other scientific…

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War Memoranda: Photography, Walt Whitman, and Memorials by Binh Danh and Robert Schultz

September 27 @ 2:00 pm - 6:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 12:00pm on Sunday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday, repeating until December 7, 2018

An event every week that begins at 2:00pm on Thursday, repeating until December 7, 2018

The exhibition “War Memoranda: Photography, Walt Whitman, and Memorials by Binh Danh and Robert Schultz” examines the question “How do Americans remember war?” Artist Binh Danh and poet Robert Schultz have used soldiers’ photographic portraits developed onto the flesh of leaves, historic battlefield landscapes photographed using 19th-century technologies and poems about war to provide intimate reflections on the aftereffects of war. A product of an eight year collaboration, this exhibition features over fifty original photographs, poetry broadsides, chlorophyll prints and…

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$7

BREAK THE CHAIN

September 27 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Break the Chain captures the first-hand accounts of Debbie and Kwami, two survivors of child sex and labor trafficking, to provide a startling look at how this overly sensationalized issue is, in reality, hiding in plain sight. Accompanied by interviews with those actively working to raise awareness and find creative solutions to combat this global problem, the film helps us learn that we have the power to change lives by choosing how we consume our information and what we support.…

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By Donation

Charles Demuth: Definitely Modern

September 28 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 10:00am on Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday, repeating until November 25, 2018

An event every week that begins at 1:00pm on Sunday, repeating until November 25, 2018

This exhibition focuses on the Demuth Museum’s collection of original art by Charles Demuth, now the largest in the world with 52 works of art as well as it is the largest repository of original archival material on the artist. The second part of this exhibition will feature highlights from the collection and focus on Demuth’s extraordinary minimal use of line in order to render his subject matter. Demuth played a vital role in the American modernist art scene both…

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By Donation

Selections from the Permanent Collection

September 28 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 10:00am on Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday, repeating until November 11, 2018

An event every week that begins at 12:00pm on Sunday and Saturday, repeating until November 11, 2018

This exhibition draws from the rich collection of the Lancaster Museum of Art. Linda Weidman, current chair of the Exhibitions, Collections and Acquisitions Committee invited her longtime friend Thomas Hills Cook to join her in selecting the work featured in this exhibition. In order to broaden the scope of the project, the two invited community leaders, collectors, museum staff and supporters to comment on select pieces. Work by artists such as David Brumbach, Charles X. Carlson, Constantine Kermes, Luigi Rist,…

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Free

Force of Nature: Gretna Campbell & Louis Finkelstein

September 28 @ 11:00 am - 7:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 11:00am on Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday, repeating until October 17, 2018

Gretna Campbell (1922–1987) and Louis Finkelstein (1923–2000) were married and associated with the Abstract Expressionist movement in the 1950s, yet both artists chose to remain true to their first love, painting in nature from the landscape. This traveling exhibition, curated by Don Kimes, is a reflection of their rediscovery in the world of contemporary art. Susan C. & Gerald C. Eckert Gallery. Gallery Hours: Tues-Fri 11 AM – 7:30 PM. Open during most events in the Winter Center, including weekend…

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Reinstallation of the Phillips Museum of Art’s Permanent Collection

September 28 @ 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 12:00pm on Sunday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday, repeating until December 7, 2018

An event every week that begins at 2:00pm on Thursday, repeating until December 7, 2018

The Phillips Museum of Art at Franklin & Marshall College is pleased to present a major reinstallation of its Nissley Gallery, showcasing works from our renowned collection. The museum’s permanent collection gallery is named in honor of Tom Nissley ’55, a F&M alumnus who generously provided funding for our permanent collection gallery. Featuring over one hundred works, the exhibition is a broad sampling from the museum’s various core collections and includes pre-Columbian, African and Japanese objects, regionally created furniture, fiber…

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Free

Colette Fu: We Are Tiger Dragon People

September 28 @ 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 12:00pm on Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday, repeating until December 7, 2018

An event every week that begins at 2:00pm on Thursday, repeating until December 7, 2018

An event every week that begins at 12:00pm on Sunday and Saturday, repeating until December 7, 2018

Colette Fu’s one of a kind pop-up artist books are based on her ancestral explorations. Fu traveled to China’s Yunnan Province, where 25 of the nation’s 55 minority tribes reside. Her exploration in the varied cultures of China culminated in a remarkable body of intricate pop-up books and photo collages titled “We Are Tiger Dragon People”. Fu says of her work, “Pop-up and flap books originally illustrated ideas about astronomy, fortune telling, navigation, anatomy of the body and other scientific…

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War Memoranda: Photography, Walt Whitman, and Memorials by Binh Danh and Robert Schultz

September 28 @ 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 12:00pm on Sunday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday, repeating until December 7, 2018

An event every week that begins at 2:00pm on Thursday, repeating until December 7, 2018

The exhibition “War Memoranda: Photography, Walt Whitman, and Memorials by Binh Danh and Robert Schultz” examines the question “How do Americans remember war?” Artist Binh Danh and poet Robert Schultz have used soldiers’ photographic portraits developed onto the flesh of leaves, historic battlefield landscapes photographed using 19th-century technologies and poems about war to provide intimate reflections on the aftereffects of war. A product of an eight year collaboration, this exhibition features over fifty original photographs, poetry broadsides, chlorophyll prints and…

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Live Music Every Friday Night – Thorn Hill Vineyards

September 28 @ 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 7:00pm on Friday, repeating until May 10, 2019

Enjoy Live Music at Thorn Hill’s Lancaster Tasting Room! Every Friday night we have a live band that plays while you sip Thorn Hill wine and enjoy our delicious cheese plates. This event is every Friday Night from 7 pm to 10 pm. It is open to the public and has no cover charge. No need to make reservations.  

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$15

Sleeping Beauty

September 28 @ 7:00 pm - 7:45 pm

“Sleeping Beauty” is an adaptation of the Brothers Grimm classic for audiences of all ages. A beautifully staged marionette production, written, created and performed by Artistic Director Robert Brock using the familiar Tchaikovsky ballet score. Get tickets here: https://lmt.yapsody.com/

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$15

XUN PAN & DANA WEIDERHOLD

September 28 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm

Dana Weiderhold, second principal of Lancaster Symphony Orchestra and Xun Pan, Director of Keyboard Studies at Millersville University will perform the most popular violin-piano repertoire through three centuries, including Beethoven’s famous “Kreutzer” Sonata. Public Tickets: $15/ Discounted Student Tickets: free with valid i.d. For more information please visit: http://www.artsmu.com/

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Free

Mat to Market Yoga

September 29 @ 9:00 am - 10:00 am
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An event every week that begins at 9:00am on Saturday, repeating indefinitely

Join lululemon every Saturday morning at their Showroom for a complimentary sweat from 9-10 am. Each month we’ll feature a different local studio/gym (find the deets on our Facebook page). We provide the mats, you bring your friends and your best downward dog!

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$30

You are worth defending! Women’s Self Defense Course

September 29 @ 9:00 am - 11:30 am

It’s estimated that 1 in 4 women will be the victim of an assault. Are you prepared? Do you have the skill to fight off an attacker? Guess what? You do! It’s in there! Join us on Saturday, September 29, 2018 as we discuss and practice simple, effective techniques to help you in the event of an attack. During the 2 1/2 hour session, we will discuss awareness, prevention and avoidance before moving on to the physical defense portion of…

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By Donation

Charles Demuth: Definitely Modern

September 29 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 10:00am on Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday, repeating until November 25, 2018

An event every week that begins at 1:00pm on Sunday, repeating until November 25, 2018

This exhibition focuses on the Demuth Museum’s collection of original art by Charles Demuth, now the largest in the world with 52 works of art as well as it is the largest repository of original archival material on the artist. The second part of this exhibition will feature highlights from the collection and focus on Demuth’s extraordinary minimal use of line in order to render his subject matter. Demuth played a vital role in the American modernist art scene both…

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By Donation

Selections from the Permanent Collection

September 29 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 10:00am on Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday, repeating until November 11, 2018

An event every week that begins at 12:00pm on Sunday and Saturday, repeating until November 11, 2018

This exhibition draws from the rich collection of the Lancaster Museum of Art. Linda Weidman, current chair of the Exhibitions, Collections and Acquisitions Committee invited her longtime friend Thomas Hills Cook to join her in selecting the work featured in this exhibition. In order to broaden the scope of the project, the two invited community leaders, collectors, museum staff and supporters to comment on select pieces. Work by artists such as David Brumbach, Charles X. Carlson, Constantine Kermes, Luigi Rist,…

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Free

Patient First Community Day

September 29 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm

A fun, free day for families. Enjoy the bounce house, face painting, games, balloon animals, cupcake truck, touch a fire truck and more!

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Annie Bailey’s Oysterfest

September 29 @ 11:00 am - 10:00 pm

Annie Bailey’s Irish Public House in Downtown Lancaster is the place to be on Saturday, September 29, for the 11th annual Annie Bailey’s Oysterfest! As the long-standing pub tradition goes, the day will feature: FOOD: • various appellations of oysters from the East & West Coast served in a wide array of delectable styles • one-day-only seafood-inspired entree specials • burgers, sandwiches, salads & entrees from our regular menus • menu » anniebaileys.com/oysterfest DRINK: • Guinness! • build-your-own Bloody Mary…

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Reinstallation of the Phillips Museum of Art’s Permanent Collection

September 29 @ 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 12:00pm on Sunday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday, repeating until December 7, 2018

An event every week that begins at 2:00pm on Thursday, repeating until December 7, 2018

The Phillips Museum of Art at Franklin & Marshall College is pleased to present a major reinstallation of its Nissley Gallery, showcasing works from our renowned collection. The museum’s permanent collection gallery is named in honor of Tom Nissley ’55, a F&M alumnus who generously provided funding for our permanent collection gallery. Featuring over one hundred works, the exhibition is a broad sampling from the museum’s various core collections and includes pre-Columbian, African and Japanese objects, regionally created furniture, fiber…

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Free

Colette Fu: We Are Tiger Dragon People

September 29 @ 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 12:00pm on Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday, repeating until December 7, 2018

An event every week that begins at 2:00pm on Thursday, repeating until December 7, 2018

An event every week that begins at 12:00pm on Sunday and Saturday, repeating until December 7, 2018

Colette Fu’s one of a kind pop-up artist books are based on her ancestral explorations. Fu traveled to China’s Yunnan Province, where 25 of the nation’s 55 minority tribes reside. Her exploration in the varied cultures of China culminated in a remarkable body of intricate pop-up books and photo collages titled “We Are Tiger Dragon People”. Fu says of her work, “Pop-up and flap books originally illustrated ideas about astronomy, fortune telling, navigation, anatomy of the body and other scientific…

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War Memoranda: Photography, Walt Whitman, and Memorials by Binh Danh and Robert Schultz

September 29 @ 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 12:00pm on Sunday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday, repeating until December 7, 2018

An event every week that begins at 2:00pm on Thursday, repeating until December 7, 2018

The exhibition “War Memoranda: Photography, Walt Whitman, and Memorials by Binh Danh and Robert Schultz” examines the question “How do Americans remember war?” Artist Binh Danh and poet Robert Schultz have used soldiers’ photographic portraits developed onto the flesh of leaves, historic battlefield landscapes photographed using 19th-century technologies and poems about war to provide intimate reflections on the aftereffects of war. A product of an eight year collaboration, this exhibition features over fifty original photographs, poetry broadsides, chlorophyll prints and…

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By Donation

Selections from the Permanent Collection

September 29 @ 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 10:00am on Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday, repeating until November 11, 2018

An event every week that begins at 12:00pm on Sunday and Saturday, repeating until November 11, 2018

This exhibition draws from the rich collection of the Lancaster Museum of Art. Linda Weidman, current chair of the Exhibitions, Collections and Acquisitions Committee invited her longtime friend Thomas Hills Cook to join her in selecting the work featured in this exhibition. In order to broaden the scope of the project, the two invited community leaders, collectors, museum staff and supporters to comment on select pieces. Work by artists such as David Brumbach, Charles X. Carlson, Constantine Kermes, Luigi Rist,…

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$15

Treasure Island

September 29 @ 7:00 pm - 7:45 pm

“Treasure Island” written and performed by Artistic Director Robert Brock with a large cast of marionettes he created. Originally produced in 2003, Brock says, “I have progressed as a puppeteer since it was first performed. This time around I have re-strung the marionettes and improved the controls, allowing better articulation.” Back stage tours are included with your ticket and will be lead by Robert Brock 20 minutes prior to curtain. The John Durang Puppet Museum and the Puppet Shop are…

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$18

Ghost Tour of Lancaster

September 29 @ 8:00 pm - 9:30 pm
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An event every day that begins at 8:00pm, repeating until November 3, 2018

Celebrate Halloween with bone-chilling tales of haunted mansions, eerie cemeteries and spirits that roam the night! Join us for a Candlelight Ghost Tour of downtown Lancaster, and discover the ghosts and mysteries that haunt the Red Rose City to this day. Reservations are required. Get tickets here: https://ghosttours.thundertix.com/events/14341/performances

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$25

Renovator’s Home Tour

September 30 @ 11:00 am - 4:00 pm

The third annual Renovators’ Home Tour will showcase innovative home renovations in and around Lancaster. The event will be preceded by a celebratory VIP Party at the Box Company Flats in Lancaster on Saturday, September 22nd. For ticket information, as well as our exciting raffle package for early bird purchases please contact Amy Balestier. Do not miss this exciting, annual event!

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Reinstallation of the Phillips Museum of Art’s Permanent Collection

September 30 @ 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 12:00pm on Sunday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday, repeating until December 7, 2018

An event every week that begins at 2:00pm on Thursday, repeating until December 7, 2018

The Phillips Museum of Art at Franklin & Marshall College is pleased to present a major reinstallation of its Nissley Gallery, showcasing works from our renowned collection. The museum’s permanent collection gallery is named in honor of Tom Nissley ’55, a F&M alumnus who generously provided funding for our permanent collection gallery. Featuring over one hundred works, the exhibition is a broad sampling from the museum’s various core collections and includes pre-Columbian, African and Japanese objects, regionally created furniture, fiber…

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Colette Fu: We Are Tiger Dragon People

September 30 @ 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 12:00pm on Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday, repeating until December 7, 2018

An event every week that begins at 2:00pm on Thursday, repeating until December 7, 2018

An event every week that begins at 12:00pm on Sunday and Saturday, repeating until December 7, 2018

Colette Fu’s one of a kind pop-up artist books are based on her ancestral explorations. Fu traveled to China’s Yunnan Province, where 25 of the nation’s 55 minority tribes reside. Her exploration in the varied cultures of China culminated in a remarkable body of intricate pop-up books and photo collages titled “We Are Tiger Dragon People”. Fu says of her work, “Pop-up and flap books originally illustrated ideas about astronomy, fortune telling, navigation, anatomy of the body and other scientific…

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War Memoranda: Photography, Walt Whitman, and Memorials by Binh Danh and Robert Schultz

September 30 @ 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 12:00pm on Sunday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday, repeating until December 7, 2018

An event every week that begins at 2:00pm on Thursday, repeating until December 7, 2018

The exhibition “War Memoranda: Photography, Walt Whitman, and Memorials by Binh Danh and Robert Schultz” examines the question “How do Americans remember war?” Artist Binh Danh and poet Robert Schultz have used soldiers’ photographic portraits developed onto the flesh of leaves, historic battlefield landscapes photographed using 19th-century technologies and poems about war to provide intimate reflections on the aftereffects of war. A product of an eight year collaboration, this exhibition features over fifty original photographs, poetry broadsides, chlorophyll prints and…

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By Donation

Selections from the Permanent Collection

September 30 @ 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 10:00am on Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday, repeating until November 11, 2018

An event every week that begins at 12:00pm on Sunday and Saturday, repeating until November 11, 2018

This exhibition draws from the rich collection of the Lancaster Museum of Art. Linda Weidman, current chair of the Exhibitions, Collections and Acquisitions Committee invited her longtime friend Thomas Hills Cook to join her in selecting the work featured in this exhibition. In order to broaden the scope of the project, the two invited community leaders, collectors, museum staff and supporters to comment on select pieces. Work by artists such as David Brumbach, Charles X. Carlson, Constantine Kermes, Luigi Rist,…

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By Donation

Charles Demuth: Definitely Modern

September 30 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 10:00am on Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday, repeating until November 25, 2018

An event every week that begins at 1:00pm on Sunday, repeating until November 25, 2018

This exhibition focuses on the Demuth Museum’s collection of original art by Charles Demuth, now the largest in the world with 52 works of art as well as it is the largest repository of original archival material on the artist. The second part of this exhibition will feature highlights from the collection and focus on Demuth’s extraordinary minimal use of line in order to render his subject matter. Demuth played a vital role in the American modernist art scene both…

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$18

Ghost Tour of Lancaster

September 30 @ 8:00 pm - 9:30 pm
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An event every day that begins at 8:00pm, repeating until November 3, 2018

Celebrate Halloween with bone-chilling tales of haunted mansions, eerie cemeteries and spirits that roam the night! Join us for a Candlelight Ghost Tour of downtown Lancaster, and discover the ghosts and mysteries that haunt the Red Rose City to this day. Reservations are required. Get tickets here: https://ghosttours.thundertix.com/events/14341/performances

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October 2018

Donation

Lale Labuko: Omo Child: The River and The Bush

October 1 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm

Lale Labuko, a member of the animist Kara tribe living in the remote Lower Omo River Valley in Southwest Ethiopia, will be coming to share his story. All are welcome to attend. This is a free event, but there will be a basket available for a free will offering to support Mr. Labuko in his work. Light refreshments will be provided. Lale is responsible for ending the ritual practice of infanticide called mingi (meaning: “cursed”) among the tribes in this…

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$18

Ghost Tour of Lancaster

October 1 @ 8:00 pm - 9:30 pm
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An event every day that begins at 8:00pm, repeating until November 3, 2018

Celebrate Halloween with bone-chilling tales of haunted mansions, eerie cemeteries and spirits that roam the night! Join us for a Candlelight Ghost Tour of downtown Lancaster, and discover the ghosts and mysteries that haunt the Red Rose City to this day. Reservations are required. Get tickets here: https://ghosttours.thundertix.com/events/14341/performances

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By Donation

Charles Demuth: Definitely Modern

October 2 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 10:00am on Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday, repeating until November 25, 2018

An event every week that begins at 1:00pm on Sunday, repeating until November 25, 2018

This exhibition focuses on the Demuth Museum’s collection of original art by Charles Demuth, now the largest in the world with 52 works of art as well as it is the largest repository of original archival material on the artist. The second part of this exhibition will feature highlights from the collection and focus on Demuth’s extraordinary minimal use of line in order to render his subject matter. Demuth played a vital role in the American modernist art scene both…

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By Donation

Selections from the Permanent Collection

October 2 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 10:00am on Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday, repeating until November 11, 2018

An event every week that begins at 12:00pm on Sunday and Saturday, repeating until November 11, 2018

This exhibition draws from the rich collection of the Lancaster Museum of Art. Linda Weidman, current chair of the Exhibitions, Collections and Acquisitions Committee invited her longtime friend Thomas Hills Cook to join her in selecting the work featured in this exhibition. In order to broaden the scope of the project, the two invited community leaders, collectors, museum staff and supporters to comment on select pieces. Work by artists such as David Brumbach, Charles X. Carlson, Constantine Kermes, Luigi Rist,…

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Free

Force of Nature: Gretna Campbell & Louis Finkelstein

October 2 @ 11:00 am - 7:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 11:00am on Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday, repeating until October 17, 2018

Gretna Campbell (1922–1987) and Louis Finkelstein (1923–2000) were married and associated with the Abstract Expressionist movement in the 1950s, yet both artists chose to remain true to their first love, painting in nature from the landscape. This traveling exhibition, curated by Don Kimes, is a reflection of their rediscovery in the world of contemporary art. Susan C. & Gerald C. Eckert Gallery. Gallery Hours: Tues-Fri 11 AM – 7:30 PM. Open during most events in the Winter Center, including weekend…

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Free

Lunch and Learn with Norman Bristol Colón

October 2 @ 11:30 am - 1:00 pm

“An Opportunity to Build One City Through Diversity and Inclusion: Embracing the Voices of Latinos.” This Lunch and Learn is led by Mr. Norman Bristol Colón: Speaker. Advocate. Leader. Entrepreneur. Author. Community Organizer. Strategist. The event takes place on Tuesday, October 2, at YWCA Lancaster, 110 N. Lime St., Lancaster, Pa. There is no cost to attend, and lunch will be provided. Event Schedule: •11:30 a.m. – Noon: Lunch is served •Noon – 1:15 p.m.: Speaker Colón •1:15 – 1:30…

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Reinstallation of the Phillips Museum of Art’s Permanent Collection

October 2 @ 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 12:00pm on Sunday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday, repeating until December 7, 2018

An event every week that begins at 2:00pm on Thursday, repeating until December 7, 2018

The Phillips Museum of Art at Franklin & Marshall College is pleased to present a major reinstallation of its Nissley Gallery, showcasing works from our renowned collection. The museum’s permanent collection gallery is named in honor of Tom Nissley ’55, a F&M alumnus who generously provided funding for our permanent collection gallery. Featuring over one hundred works, the exhibition is a broad sampling from the museum’s various core collections and includes pre-Columbian, African and Japanese objects, regionally created furniture, fiber…

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Free

Colette Fu: We Are Tiger Dragon People

October 2 @ 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 12:00pm on Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday, repeating until December 7, 2018

An event every week that begins at 2:00pm on Thursday, repeating until December 7, 2018

An event every week that begins at 12:00pm on Sunday and Saturday, repeating until December 7, 2018

Colette Fu’s one of a kind pop-up artist books are based on her ancestral explorations. Fu traveled to China’s Yunnan Province, where 25 of the nation’s 55 minority tribes reside. Her exploration in the varied cultures of China culminated in a remarkable body of intricate pop-up books and photo collages titled “We Are Tiger Dragon People”. Fu says of her work, “Pop-up and flap books originally illustrated ideas about astronomy, fortune telling, navigation, anatomy of the body and other scientific…

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War Memoranda: Photography, Walt Whitman, and Memorials by Binh Danh and Robert Schultz

October 2 @ 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 12:00pm on Sunday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday, repeating until December 7, 2018

An event every week that begins at 2:00pm on Thursday, repeating until December 7, 2018

The exhibition “War Memoranda: Photography, Walt Whitman, and Memorials by Binh Danh and Robert Schultz” examines the question “How do Americans remember war?” Artist Binh Danh and poet Robert Schultz have used soldiers’ photographic portraits developed onto the flesh of leaves, historic battlefield landscapes photographed using 19th-century technologies and poems about war to provide intimate reflections on the aftereffects of war. A product of an eight year collaboration, this exhibition features over fifty original photographs, poetry broadsides, chlorophyll prints and…

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Free

Deconstructing Reconstruction: ReBirth of a Nation’s Perspective on Race

October 2 @ 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm

On the 150th Anniversary of the 14th Amendment (July 1868) as well as the death of Thaddeus Stevens (Aug 1868), considered the father of that essential amendment, Lancaster’s scholars, civic leaders, and activists confront Birth of a Nation’s political and social legacies to explore the connection between media representations and lasting cultural attitudes on race. Screening of film (Part 2) at 6:30; panel discussion to follow. Panel: Dr. Paul McEwan, has written about the film for Cinema Journal, Film History,…

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Free

Free Singing Workshop

October 2 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 7:30pm on Tuesday, repeating until October 30, 2018

Red Rose Chorus to Hold Free Singing Workshop, beginning Tuesday, September 18 for six one-hour sessions. Men of all ages are invited to attend the 6 weekly sessions at the Lancaster Church of the Brethren, 1601 Sunset Avenue in Lancaster at 7:30 pm. Singers of all skill levels are invited to attend. Advanced registrations are appreciated, while walk-ins will be welcome. All the chorus at 717-783- 8850 or visit our website at redrosechorus.com to learn more.

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$18

Ghost Tour of Lancaster

October 2 @ 8:00 pm - 9:30 pm
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An event every day that begins at 8:00pm, repeating until November 3, 2018

Celebrate Halloween with bone-chilling tales of haunted mansions, eerie cemeteries and spirits that roam the night! Join us for a Candlelight Ghost Tour of downtown Lancaster, and discover the ghosts and mysteries that haunt the Red Rose City to this day. Reservations are required. Get tickets here: https://ghosttours.thundertix.com/events/14341/performances

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By Donation

Charles Demuth: Definitely Modern

October 3 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 10:00am on Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday, repeating until November 25, 2018

An event every week that begins at 1:00pm on Sunday, repeating until November 25, 2018

This exhibition focuses on the Demuth Museum’s collection of original art by Charles Demuth, now the largest in the world with 52 works of art as well as it is the largest repository of original archival material on the artist. The second part of this exhibition will feature highlights from the collection and focus on Demuth’s extraordinary minimal use of line in order to render his subject matter. Demuth played a vital role in the American modernist art scene both…

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By Donation

Selections from the Permanent Collection

October 3 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 10:00am on Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday, repeating until November 11, 2018

An event every week that begins at 12:00pm on Sunday and Saturday, repeating until November 11, 2018

This exhibition draws from the rich collection of the Lancaster Museum of Art. Linda Weidman, current chair of the Exhibitions, Collections and Acquisitions Committee invited her longtime friend Thomas Hills Cook to join her in selecting the work featured in this exhibition. In order to broaden the scope of the project, the two invited community leaders, collectors, museum staff and supporters to comment on select pieces. Work by artists such as David Brumbach, Charles X. Carlson, Constantine Kermes, Luigi Rist,…

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Free

Force of Nature: Gretna Campbell & Louis Finkelstein

October 3 @ 11:00 am - 7:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 11:00am on Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday, repeating until October 17, 2018

Gretna Campbell (1922–1987) and Louis Finkelstein (1923–2000) were married and associated with the Abstract Expressionist movement in the 1950s, yet both artists chose to remain true to their first love, painting in nature from the landscape. This traveling exhibition, curated by Don Kimes, is a reflection of their rediscovery in the world of contemporary art. Susan C. & Gerald C. Eckert Gallery. Gallery Hours: Tues-Fri 11 AM – 7:30 PM. Open during most events in the Winter Center, including weekend…

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Reinstallation of the Phillips Museum of Art’s Permanent Collection

October 3 @ 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 12:00pm on Sunday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday, repeating until December 7, 2018

An event every week that begins at 2:00pm on Thursday, repeating until December 7, 2018

The Phillips Museum of Art at Franklin & Marshall College is pleased to present a major reinstallation of its Nissley Gallery, showcasing works from our renowned collection. The museum’s permanent collection gallery is named in honor of Tom Nissley ’55, a F&M alumnus who generously provided funding for our permanent collection gallery. Featuring over one hundred works, the exhibition is a broad sampling from the museum’s various core collections and includes pre-Columbian, African and Japanese objects, regionally created furniture, fiber…

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Free

Colette Fu: We Are Tiger Dragon People

October 3 @ 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 12:00pm on Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday, repeating until December 7, 2018

An event every week that begins at 2:00pm on Thursday, repeating until December 7, 2018

An event every week that begins at 12:00pm on Sunday and Saturday, repeating until December 7, 2018

Colette Fu’s one of a kind pop-up artist books are based on her ancestral explorations. Fu traveled to China’s Yunnan Province, where 25 of the nation’s 55 minority tribes reside. Her exploration in the varied cultures of China culminated in a remarkable body of intricate pop-up books and photo collages titled “We Are Tiger Dragon People”. Fu says of her work, “Pop-up and flap books originally illustrated ideas about astronomy, fortune telling, navigation, anatomy of the body and other scientific…

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War Memoranda: Photography, Walt Whitman, and Memorials by Binh Danh and Robert Schultz

October 3 @ 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 12:00pm on Sunday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday, repeating until December 7, 2018

An event every week that begins at 2:00pm on Thursday, repeating until December 7, 2018

The exhibition “War Memoranda: Photography, Walt Whitman, and Memorials by Binh Danh and Robert Schultz” examines the question “How do Americans remember war?” Artist Binh Danh and poet Robert Schultz have used soldiers’ photographic portraits developed onto the flesh of leaves, historic battlefield landscapes photographed using 19th-century technologies and poems about war to provide intimate reflections on the aftereffects of war. A product of an eight year collaboration, this exhibition features over fifty original photographs, poetry broadsides, chlorophyll prints and…

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$15

LETTERS ALOUD: FAME (THEY’RE NOT GOING TO LIVE FOREVER) — LETTERS ABOUT FAME FROM THE FAMOUS

October 3 @ 7:30 pm - 8:30 pm

In 1968, Andy Warhol said, “In the future, everyone will be world-famous for 15 minutes.” His prediction of fame’s fleeting nature in our celebrity-saturated culture could not be truer. Through the personal letters of those who sought and achieved greatness – including Emily Dickinson, David Bowie, Tom Hanks, Stephen King, Harper Lee, John Cleese, Amelia Earhart and of course, Mr. Warhol himself, Letters Aloud: Fame (they’re not going to live forever) examines the human condition of celebrity and the lessons…

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$18

Ghost Tour of Lancaster

October 3 @ 8:00 pm - 9:30 pm
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An event every day that begins at 8:00pm, repeating until November 3, 2018

Celebrate Halloween with bone-chilling tales of haunted mansions, eerie cemeteries and spirits that roam the night! Join us for a Candlelight Ghost Tour of downtown Lancaster, and discover the ghosts and mysteries that haunt the Red Rose City to this day. Reservations are required. Get tickets here: https://ghosttours.thundertix.com/events/14341/performances

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$10

Lancaster County’s Best Kept Secrets Tour

October 4 @ 8:00 am - October 20 @ 5:00 pm

An unusual shopping/food and fun adventure featuring 40 off-the-beaten path businesses, hand-picked for their uniqueness. Set up like a home or garden tour, you’ll travel place to place, in your own vehicle, enjoying all the special free things (refreshments, games, gifts, farm tours, demos, workshop tours, make & take projects, etc) the businesses have planned for you. Your ticket is valid the entire time—do what you can in a day or take 16 days—it’s up to you. All shops are…

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By Donation

Charles Demuth: Definitely Modern

October 4 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 10:00am on Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday, repeating until November 25, 2018

An event every week that begins at 1:00pm on Sunday, repeating until November 25, 2018

This exhibition focuses on the Demuth Museum’s collection of original art by Charles Demuth, now the largest in the world with 52 works of art as well as it is the largest repository of original archival material on the artist. The second part of this exhibition will feature highlights from the collection and focus on Demuth’s extraordinary minimal use of line in order to render his subject matter. Demuth played a vital role in the American modernist art scene both…

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By Donation

Selections from the Permanent Collection

October 4 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 10:00am on Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday, repeating until November 11, 2018

An event every week that begins at 12:00pm on Sunday and Saturday, repeating until November 11, 2018

This exhibition draws from the rich collection of the Lancaster Museum of Art. Linda Weidman, current chair of the Exhibitions, Collections and Acquisitions Committee invited her longtime friend Thomas Hills Cook to join her in selecting the work featured in this exhibition. In order to broaden the scope of the project, the two invited community leaders, collectors, museum staff and supporters to comment on select pieces. Work by artists such as David Brumbach, Charles X. Carlson, Constantine Kermes, Luigi Rist,…

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Free

Force of Nature: Gretna Campbell & Louis Finkelstein

October 4 @ 11:00 am - 7:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 11:00am on Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday, repeating until October 17, 2018

Gretna Campbell (1922–1987) and Louis Finkelstein (1923–2000) were married and associated with the Abstract Expressionist movement in the 1950s, yet both artists chose to remain true to their first love, painting in nature from the landscape. This traveling exhibition, curated by Don Kimes, is a reflection of their rediscovery in the world of contemporary art. Susan C. & Gerald C. Eckert Gallery. Gallery Hours: Tues-Fri 11 AM – 7:30 PM. Open during most events in the Winter Center, including weekend…

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Reinstallation of the Phillips Museum of Art’s Permanent Collection

October 4 @ 2:00 pm - 6:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 12:00pm on Sunday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday, repeating until December 7, 2018

An event every week that begins at 2:00pm on Thursday, repeating until December 7, 2018

The Phillips Museum of Art at Franklin & Marshall College is pleased to present a major reinstallation of its Nissley Gallery, showcasing works from our renowned collection. The museum’s permanent collection gallery is named in honor of Tom Nissley ’55, a F&M alumnus who generously provided funding for our permanent collection gallery. Featuring over one hundred works, the exhibition is a broad sampling from the museum’s various core collections and includes pre-Columbian, African and Japanese objects, regionally created furniture, fiber…

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Free

Colette Fu: We Are Tiger Dragon People

October 4 @ 2:00 pm - 6:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 12:00pm on Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday, repeating until December 7, 2018

An event every week that begins at 2:00pm on Thursday, repeating until December 7, 2018

An event every week that begins at 12:00pm on Sunday and Saturday, repeating until December 7, 2018

Colette Fu’s one of a kind pop-up artist books are based on her ancestral explorations. Fu traveled to China’s Yunnan Province, where 25 of the nation’s 55 minority tribes reside. Her exploration in the varied cultures of China culminated in a remarkable body of intricate pop-up books and photo collages titled “We Are Tiger Dragon People”. Fu says of her work, “Pop-up and flap books originally illustrated ideas about astronomy, fortune telling, navigation, anatomy of the body and other scientific…

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War Memoranda: Photography, Walt Whitman, and Memorials by Binh Danh and Robert Schultz

October 4 @ 2:00 pm - 6:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 12:00pm on Sunday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday, repeating until December 7, 2018

An event every week that begins at 2:00pm on Thursday, repeating until December 7, 2018

The exhibition “War Memoranda: Photography, Walt Whitman, and Memorials by Binh Danh and Robert Schultz” examines the question “How do Americans remember war?” Artist Binh Danh and poet Robert Schultz have used soldiers’ photographic portraits developed onto the flesh of leaves, historic battlefield landscapes photographed using 19th-century technologies and poems about war to provide intimate reflections on the aftereffects of war. A product of an eight year collaboration, this exhibition features over fifty original photographs, poetry broadsides, chlorophyll prints and…

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$15

Tales from the Caretakers

October 4 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
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One event on October 5, 2018 at 6:30pm

One event on October 11, 2018 at 6:30pm

One event on October 12, 2018 at 6:30pm

One event on October 18, 2018 at 6:30pm

One event on October 19, 2018 at 6:30pm

One event on October 25, 2018 at 6:30pm

One event on October 26, 2018 at 6:30pm

This one-act play is being presented at Rock Ford by professional actors Cynthia Charles and Evan Cooper of The Theatre of the Seventh Sister. Evan and Cynthia will be playing eccentric husband and wife caretakers in the Rock Ford mansion in the years before the house was restored and became a museum. These characters are loosely based upon an actual couple who lived in Rock Ford during the 1930’s into the 1940’s and will relate stories spanning over two centuries.…

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$25

Trust Concert: Donald Sinta Quartet

October 4 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm

The Donald Sinta Saxophone Quartet has earned praise from audience and critics alike for its virtuosic performances, compelling recordings, and distinctive repertoire. Having performed in our inaugural season back in 2014, this concert will mark DSQ’s triumphant return to The Trust, now as gold medal winners of America’s most prestigious chamber music competition, the Fischoff! Performing a varied repertoire that spans transcriptions of Beethoven quartets to modern tangos, this dynamic ensemble became a staff favorite in their Trust premier and…

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$18

Ghost Tour of Lancaster

October 4 @ 8:00 pm - 9:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every day that begins at 8:00pm, repeating until November 3, 2018

Celebrate Halloween with bone-chilling tales of haunted mansions, eerie cemeteries and spirits that roam the night! Join us for a Candlelight Ghost Tour of downtown Lancaster, and discover the ghosts and mysteries that haunt the Red Rose City to this day. Reservations are required. Get tickets here: https://ghosttours.thundertix.com/events/14341/performances

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By Donation

Charles Demuth: Definitely Modern

October 5 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 10:00am on Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday, repeating until November 25, 2018

An event every week that begins at 1:00pm on Sunday, repeating until November 25, 2018

This exhibition focuses on the Demuth Museum’s collection of original art by Charles Demuth, now the largest in the world with 52 works of art as well as it is the largest repository of original archival material on the artist. The second part of this exhibition will feature highlights from the collection and focus on Demuth’s extraordinary minimal use of line in order to render his subject matter. Demuth played a vital role in the American modernist art scene both…

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By Donation

Selections from the Permanent Collection

October 5 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 10:00am on Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday, repeating until November 11, 2018

An event every week that begins at 12:00pm on Sunday and Saturday, repeating until November 11, 2018

This exhibition draws from the rich collection of the Lancaster Museum of Art. Linda Weidman, current chair of the Exhibitions, Collections and Acquisitions Committee invited her longtime friend Thomas Hills Cook to join her in selecting the work featured in this exhibition. In order to broaden the scope of the project, the two invited community leaders, collectors, museum staff and supporters to comment on select pieces. Work by artists such as David Brumbach, Charles X. Carlson, Constantine Kermes, Luigi Rist,…

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The Star Barn

October 5 @ 10:00 am - 9:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 10:00am on Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday, repeating until October 31, 2018

A new collection of original paintings by Liz Hess of the Star Barn as you have never seen the Star Barn before.

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Free

Force of Nature: Gretna Campbell & Louis Finkelstein

October 5 @ 11:00 am - 7:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 11:00am on Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday, repeating until October 17, 2018

Gretna Campbell (1922–1987) and Louis Finkelstein (1923–2000) were married and associated with the Abstract Expressionist movement in the 1950s, yet both artists chose to remain true to their first love, painting in nature from the landscape. This traveling exhibition, curated by Don Kimes, is a reflection of their rediscovery in the world of contemporary art. Susan C. & Gerald C. Eckert Gallery. Gallery Hours: Tues-Fri 11 AM – 7:30 PM. Open during most events in the Winter Center, including weekend…

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Reinstallation of the Phillips Museum of Art’s Permanent Collection

October 5 @ 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 12:00pm on Sunday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday, repeating until December 7, 2018

An event every week that begins at 2:00pm on Thursday, repeating until December 7, 2018

The Phillips Museum of Art at Franklin & Marshall College is pleased to present a major reinstallation of its Nissley Gallery, showcasing works from our renowned collection. The museum’s permanent collection gallery is named in honor of Tom Nissley ’55, a F&M alumnus who generously provided funding for our permanent collection gallery. Featuring over one hundred works, the exhibition is a broad sampling from the museum’s various core collections and includes pre-Columbian, African and Japanese objects, regionally created furniture, fiber…

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Free

Colette Fu: We Are Tiger Dragon People

October 5 @ 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 12:00pm on Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday, repeating until December 7, 2018

An event every week that begins at 2:00pm on Thursday, repeating until December 7, 2018

An event every week that begins at 12:00pm on Sunday and Saturday, repeating until December 7, 2018

Colette Fu’s one of a kind pop-up artist books are based on her ancestral explorations. Fu traveled to China’s Yunnan Province, where 25 of the nation’s 55 minority tribes reside. Her exploration in the varied cultures of China culminated in a remarkable body of intricate pop-up books and photo collages titled “We Are Tiger Dragon People”. Fu says of her work, “Pop-up and flap books originally illustrated ideas about astronomy, fortune telling, navigation, anatomy of the body and other scientific…

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War Memoranda: Photography, Walt Whitman, and Memorials by Binh Danh and Robert Schultz

October 5 @ 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 12:00pm on Sunday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday, repeating until December 7, 2018

An event every week that begins at 2:00pm on Thursday, repeating until December 7, 2018

The exhibition “War Memoranda: Photography, Walt Whitman, and Memorials by Binh Danh and Robert Schultz” examines the question “How do Americans remember war?” Artist Binh Danh and poet Robert Schultz have used soldiers’ photographic portraits developed onto the flesh of leaves, historic battlefield landscapes photographed using 19th-century technologies and poems about war to provide intimate reflections on the aftereffects of war. A product of an eight year collaboration, this exhibition features over fifty original photographs, poetry broadsides, chlorophyll prints and…

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First Friday

October 5 @ 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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An event every month that begins at 5:00pm on day First of the month, repeating indefinitely

There’s nothing like a First Friday in Lancaster! Join in Lancaster’s highly popular arts extravaganza each and every First Friday, 5-9pm. You’ll be swept up in the creative energy that pervades the city. Discover innovative exhibitions, performances and perhaps a few surprises as you walk our attractive streets lined with trees and distinctive architecture. Unique boutiques and excellent restaurants complement the art galleries, artisan studios, museums, performing groups, professional theater, symphony orchestra, and art college that comprise Lancaster’s arts community.…

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The Project Mosaic 2018: Stan Squirewell & Maria Dumlao

October 5 @ 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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One event on November 2, 2018 at 5:00pm

One event on December 7, 2018 at 5:00pm

The significance of art in the lives of our youth cannot be underestimated. Yet, just when research is finally emerging that supports this, budget cuts and curricular demands are threatening the foundation of creativity in our public schools. In order to fill that gap as well as enrich the community, Pennsylvania College of Art & Design developed The Mosaic Project, a multicultural exhibition and education program for students and families in Lancaster County. Stan Squirewell, painter, photographer, installation and performance…

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The Project Mosaic 2018: Stan Squirewell & Maria Dumlao

October 5 @ 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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One event on November 2, 2018 at 5:00pm

One event on December 7, 2018 at 5:00pm

The significance of art in the lives of our youth cannot be underestimated. Yet, just when research is finally emerging that supports this, budget cuts and curricular demands are threatening the foundation of creativity in our public schools. In order to fill that gap as well as enrich the community, Pennsylvania College of Art & Design developed The Mosaic Project, a multicultural exhibition and education program for students and families in Lancaster County. Stan Squirewell, painter, photographer, installation and performance…

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Red Seed Festival

October 5 @ 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm

All-day festival of the arts produced by Red Seed Collective, a group of local women & femme artists & creatives. Join us for art exhibits, demos, yoga classes, reiki, circus performances, live music, open creative workshops, and more! Further details to be announced. Sponsored and hosted by Station One Center for the Arts. Donation-based admission to benefit the YWCA Lancaster. PRE-PARTY: First Friday 10/5 5pm – 10pm FESTIVAL: Lancaster ArtWalk Saturday 10/6 10am – 10pm AFTER PARTY: High Fever 10/6…

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Francis Fest – Blessing of the Animals

October 5 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Join us for Francis Fest on Friday, October 5, starting at 6:00 p.m. at St. Johns Episcopal Church located on Chestnut Street.  We will offer the community an opportunity to have the animals in their lives blessed in the newly renovated courtyard and parking lot.  Representatives of the City of Lancaster mounted police and K-9 units plus other service animals will be blessed along with pets.  We will also feature local non-profits who work to protect, house and feed, secure…

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$15

Tales from the Caretakers

October 5 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
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One event on October 5, 2018 at 6:30pm

One event on October 11, 2018 at 6:30pm

One event on October 12, 2018 at 6:30pm

One event on October 18, 2018 at 6:30pm

One event on October 19, 2018 at 6:30pm

One event on October 25, 2018 at 6:30pm

One event on October 26, 2018 at 6:30pm

This one-act play is being presented at Rock Ford by professional actors Cynthia Charles and Evan Cooper of The Theatre of the Seventh Sister. Evan and Cynthia will be playing eccentric husband and wife caretakers in the Rock Ford mansion in the years before the house was restored and became a museum. These characters are loosely based upon an actual couple who lived in Rock Ford during the 1930’s into the 1940’s and will relate stories spanning over two centuries.…

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Live Music Every Friday Night – Thorn Hill Vineyards

October 5 @ 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 7:00pm on Friday, repeating until May 10, 2019

Enjoy Live Music at Thorn Hill’s Lancaster Tasting Room! Every Friday night we have a live band that plays while you sip Thorn Hill wine and enjoy our delicious cheese plates. This event is every Friday Night from 7 pm to 10 pm. It is open to the public and has no cover charge. No need to make reservations.  

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Sleeping Beauty

October 5 @ 7:00 pm - 7:45 pm

“Sleeping Beauty” is an adaptation of the Brothers Grimm classic for audiences of all ages. A beautifully staged marionette production, written, created and performed by Artistic Director Robert Brock using the familiar Tchaikovsky ballet score. Get tickets here: https://lmt.yapsody.com/

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SPLIT SECOND

October 5 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm

In partnership with BanjiGirl Productions and Creative Works of Lancaster, Split Second, directed by Kaci M. Fannin, is a Readers’ Theatre performance of “an explosive new play dealing with primal dramatic issues, using and lifting the familiar police genre to tell a story about an individual facing a crisis of conscience.” – The New York Times. Followed by a talk-back with the director, cast and special guests. This is a part of WE THE PEOPLE WE THE PEOPLE is the…

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Silver Wood & Ivory | Benefit Concert for Anchorage Breakfast Program

October 5 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm

Silver Wood and Ivory will preform a Free-Will Offering Concert for Anchorage Breakfast Program. Anchorage Breakfast a 501(c)3 serves a free breakfast Monday-Friday to Lancaster’s low-income, unsheltered and to any and all who are hungry in Lancaster city. Sponsored by BB&T Bank and a friend of Anchorage Breakfast

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$18

Ghost Tour of Lancaster

October 5 @ 8:00 pm - 9:30 pm
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An event every day that begins at 8:00pm, repeating until November 3, 2018

Celebrate Halloween with bone-chilling tales of haunted mansions, eerie cemeteries and spirits that roam the night! Join us for a Candlelight Ghost Tour of downtown Lancaster, and discover the ghosts and mysteries that haunt the Red Rose City to this day. Reservations are required. Get tickets here: https://ghosttours.thundertix.com/events/14341/performances

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Central Market Harvest Breakfast

October 6 @ 8:00 am - 12:00 pm
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An event every year that begins at 8:00am on day 6 of October, repeating indefinitely

This event is a perennial favorite and a festive way to kick off the harvest season. Breakfast items will be served in the market alleys along with flowers and harvest décor. Children’s events and live music round out the fun.

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Lancaster goes Over the Edge to rappel for a cause!

October 6 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm

What’s this Over the Edge thing, you ask? It’s one EPIC day of support for the Lancaster Community. On October 6th, “Edgers” who have raised money to support high-quality healthcare rappel down Ruoff Tower. It’s amazingly safe. It’s beyond fun. Too many people in our community don’t have access to care they need. Support this campaign, and you’ll keep the door open to high-quality healthcare! So…are you brave enough to go Over the Edge? Raise a minimum of $1,000 for…

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Mat to Market Yoga

October 6 @ 9:00 am - 10:00 am
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An event every week that begins at 9:00am on Saturday, repeating indefinitely

Join lululemon every Saturday morning at their Showroom for a complimentary sweat from 9-10 am. Each month we’ll feature a different local studio/gym (find the deets on our Facebook page). We provide the mats, you bring your friends and your best downward dog!

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