• (Left to right) Kristie Ohlinger, Megan Riggs, and Ed Fernandez
appear at the Ephrata Performing Arts Center in Shakespeare’s
“King Lear.” Four showings remain, on March 23, 24, and 25.
    King Lear: the method to the madness

    Et tu, Brute? The Ides of March ushered in the year’s only major winter storm, dumping more than a foot of snow on Lancaster County. The white stuff blanketed the grounds around the Sharadin Bigler Theatre over...

    • Posted March 22, 2017
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  • The Lititz Lioness Club fashion show committee has a blast planning its annual luncheon and fashion
show, set for April 8. Shown (left to right) are Jill Oehme, Lynn Oberholtzer, Veronica Killmeyer,
Rita Cooper, and Ruth Fry McKennon.
    Lititz Lioness fashion show is April 8

    On April 8, from noon to 3 p.m., the Lititz Lioness Club will be hosting its annual “Visions of Spring” luncheon and fashion show at the Best Western Premier Eden Resort and Suites, 222 Eden Road, Lancaster,...

    • Posted March 22, 2017
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  • WEF gala co-chair Dan Doremus (left) and event co-chair Henry
R. Gibbel display some of the items that will be offered at the
silent and live auctions at the Warwick Education Foundation
Gala on April 8.
    WEF gala tickets on sale now

    The Warwick Education Foundation (WEF) is currently selling tickets to its fifth Annual “For the Love of Education” gala. The adult-only event on Saturday, April 8, at Bent Creek Country Club will be an elegant evening of...

    • Posted March 22, 2017
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    Travelogue will explore Costa Rica

    The next Rotary Club of Lititz Travel & Adventure Series will be held Saturday, April 1, at the Warwick High School Performing Arts Center, 301 W. Orange St., Lititz. There will be two showings, at 2 and...

    • Posted March 22, 2017
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  • A group of young would-be Irish dancers work on their steps at the Hooley School of Irish Dance in Brownstown. They are (left to right)
Arabelle Page, Lancaster; Nora Nephin, Manheim; Eleanor Cavanaugh, Lancaster; Penelope Sheaffer, Lancaster; Harper Whalen, Lancaster;
and Arabelle Myers, Denver. (Photos by Art  Petrosemolo)
    Irish dance showcase at Warwick High School

    For generations, young girls have taken dance lessons and loved it. Ballet and tap, classes with yearly recitals, and frilly dance costumes are all part of many young adults’ and parents’ memories. But who would have guessed...

    • Posted March 15, 2017
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  • Ephrata Performing Arts Center’s artistic director, Ed Fernandez
(center), will potray King Lear in EPAC’s next production,
opening Thursday. Behind him are (left to right) co-stars Megan
Riggs and Kristie Ohlinger. (LNP file photo)
    Fernandez in ‘King Lear’

    Ephrata Performing Arts Center’s artistic director, Ed Fernandez, returns to the stage. He will enact the title role in “King Lear.” The classic play, thought to be Shakespeare’s finest, will be staged March 16 through 25, at...

    • Posted March 15, 2017
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  • Below, right, Samantha Rodgers and Kristen Perez geth their skate on.
    Dutchland Rollers open season March 18

    On Saturday, March 18, the Dutchland All-Stars and Blitz will take on two rosters from State College Area Roller Derby (SCAR) from State College. For the first match up of the evening, the All-Stars will take on...

    • Posted March 15, 2017
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  • They’re called “mud sales” because spring thaw often causes
muddy conditions. However, over the past few years, the Penryn
mud sale has run the gamut from spring like weather, snow, and
yes, plenty of mud. This year’s sale takes place Friday and Saturday
at the Penryn Fire Hall.
    Penryn prepares for annual mud sale

    Penryn is preparing for its 12th annual mud sale. A partnership between Penryn Fire Department and the Limerock Parochial School, the event will be held rain or shine on Friday, March 17, and Saturday, March 18, at...

    • Posted March 15, 2017
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  • MCFEE trustee Dixie Winters (right), and husband, John, prepare tables for last year’s auction. This
year’s MCFEE benefit and auction is set for April 8.
    MCFEE Kids Count Benefit Auction set for April 8

    The MCFEE Kids Count Benefit Auction is planned for Saturday, April 8, at the Manheim Auto Auction, 1190 Lancaster Road, Manheim. Doors open and the silent auction begins at 4:30 p.m., with the live auction beginning at...

    • Posted March 15, 2017
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