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So in the Know: Weekly Happenings Around Lancaster

FEB 15th – 21st 2021

This week on So In The Know, Arianna and Ruby bring you all the So Good events happening in Lancaster, PA.  It might be cold out, but don’t fret, Lancaster still offers up great activities that are fun for the whole family. Tune in and subscribe for your weekly dose of So In The Know. See our list of featured happenings below.

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HAPPENINGS 

FEB 15th

Wax Melt Art

Head to The Science Cafe at Lancaster Science Factory for the chance to make your own wax melt masterpieces using crayons and heat! From 10 am to 12 pm you can create and take home your own work of art for FREE with your admission to the Lancaster Science Factory. This event is for guests of all ages!

For more information visit their website here.

FEB 16TH

Lancaster Barnstormers Blood Drive 

Central Pennsylvania Blood Bank is hosting a blood drive at Universal Athletic Club. If you are able, consider donating, there is a need now more than ever! All who donate will be given the option to receive a FREE Covid-19 Antibody test with each successful blood donation. Walk-ins are accepted but an appointment is highly recommended!

For more information and to schedule your appointment visit the Central Pennsylvania Blood Bank website here.

FEB 18th

Central City Orchestra Showcase

Central City Orchestra will be performing LIVE in the Temple Room at Tellus360 from 7 pm to 9 pm. There is NO cover charge but attendance is limited due to COVID restrictions which unfortunately means no dancing either. Only the first 67 people will be admitted, so you are going to want to get there early!

For more information visit Tellus360’s website here.

FEB 20th

Yoga for Cyclists Class

 West End Yoga will be teaching a special “Yoga for Cyclists” class at The Common Wheel from 9 am to 10. The class will focus on functional movement, mobility, & flexibility education for cyclists. No prior yoga experience is required. You do not even need to own your own mat as there will be ones available to borrow. A portion of all class sales will go directly to The Common Wheel, an organization dedicated to making a positive impact on our community and environment through cycling. The class will also be available virtually for those who cannot make it in person.

Purchase your tickets here.

FEB 20th

The Great Create

Horst Arts in Manheim has been offering micro crafting competitions right here in our own neck of the woods! Sign-up for their Great Create. Participants use the supplied materials and tools to out-create everyone in the room! It’s three rounds of friendly competition, with a winner at the end. If you miss this month’s be sure to check their website for other dates as they do this regularly. You can even book a private version for you and your group.

For more information and to register visit here.

YOU SHOULD KNOW ABOUT: YWCA Lancaster

 For 130 years YWCA Lancaster’s core mission initiatives of social justice and empowerment allow them to address systemic issues and draw from human experience to achieve healing, restoration, and hope. In addition to financial contributions, there are many ways you can help them help our community. They are currently also accepting nonperishables, personal hygiene products, protective supplies, and bedding. You can also check out their website for the volunteer opportunities they are currently offering. 

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