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March 2017
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STEAM Explorers – Vegetable Geometry

March 23 @ 11:30 am - 12:00 pm
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One event on March 24, 2017 at 11:30am

Hands-on-House Children’s Museum of Lancaster, 721 Landis Valley Road , PA
Lancaster, PA 17601 United States
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STEAM Explorers - Vegetable Geometry. "How do vegetables and shapes go together? No cooking experience needed to find out." STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Art, and Math) programs are designed for families with children ages 3-5 years old accompanied by an adult. One adult is required for every two children attending. Please do not bring any younger or older children. Pre-registration is strongly recommended as space is limited, call 717-569-5437. Free with regular admission to Hands-on House.

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Science is Amazing Festival

March 25 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Lancaster Science Factory, 454 New Holland Ave
Lancaster, PA 17601 United States
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Science is Amazing Festival When: March 25, 2017, 10 am - 4 pm What: A festival at The Lancaster Science Factory! Free admission to all Science Factory exhibits, special science activities, demonstrations and fun for the whole family. NEW FOR THIS YEAR: Mini Maker Fair featuring Monoprice MP Select Mini 3D printers / Inventables Carvey 2.5D CNC machine / Make 717 custom LED Laser Cutter / Sherline 4400C Lathe / Brother SE400! Back by Popular Demand: Stop by our 'Soldering…

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Story Stretchers – Secret Pizza Party By Adam Rubin

March 28 @ 1:30 pm - 2:15 pm
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One event on March 29, 2017 at 1:30pm

Hands-on-House Children’s Museum of Lancaster, 721 Landis Valley Road , PA
Lancaster, PA 17601 United States
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Story Stretchers - Secret Pizza Party By Adam Rubin. "Can you keep a secret? We are throwing a secret pizza party for a raccoon and you're invited." These programs are designed for families with children ages 2-5 years old accompanied by an adult. One adult is required for every four children attending. Please do not bring any younger or older children. Pre-registration is strongly recommended as space is limited, call 717-569-5437. Free with regular admission to Hands-on House.

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STEAM Explorers – HOH Pizza Shop

March 30
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One event on March 31, 2017 at 12:00am

Hands-on-House Children’s Museum of Lancaster, 721 Landis Valley Road , PA
Lancaster, PA 17601 United States
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STEAM Explorers - HOH Pizza Shop. "Use playdough to create your own personal pan pizza to slice and share with HOH friends as math and fun go hand-in hand." STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Art, and Math) programs are designed for families with children ages 3-5 years old accompanied by an adult. One adult is required for every two children attending. Please do not bring any younger or older children. Pre-registration is strongly recommended as space is limited, call 717-569-5437. Free…

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Factory Friday

March 31 @ 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Lancaster Science Factory, 454 New Holland Ave
Lancaster, PA 17601 United States
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The Education Organization of Elizabethtown College is excited to announce our 2nd annual Factory Friday Event on March 31st from 5:30-7:30pm at The Lancaster Science Factory. This FREE event is open to all school age kids! Come explore all the science factory has to offer with explanations of the science behind the fun provided by pre-service teachers. Join us for experiments led by Education Club volunteers, and some hands-on science fun! For more information, please contact educationclub@etown.edu.

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April 2017
$34

Victorian Tea & Tour

April 8 @ 10:00 am - 1:30 pm
Landis Valley Village & Farm Museum, 2451 Kissel Hill Road
Lancaster, PA 17601 United States
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The pleasure of your company is requested for a Victorian Tea at Landis Valley!  Tour our new Visitor Center exhibit and select buildings in the village, then enjoy a Victorian Tea /light lunch served in our historic 1856 Landis Valley House Hotel. Your tea Includes scones, a variety of tea sandwiches, fresh fruit and a variety of desserts. $34 per person.  10 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. on April 8, 2017.  Call Jamie @ (717) 581-0590 to make your reservation by…

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100 Years: US Entry into World War I

April 13 @ 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm
LancasterHistory.org, 230 N. President Ave.
Lancaster, PA 17601 United States
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On Thursday, April 13 LancasterHistory.org will host Dr. Carl Strikwerda to observe the 100-year anniversary of the United States’ involvement in World War I with the colloquium 100 Years: US Entry into World War I. The entry of the United States into World War I in April 1917 changed both American and world history. For the first time, the US became deeply involved in international politics as a military and economic power. Join Dr. Carl Strikwerda as he explores why the US…

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The History of Orthopedic Medicine in Lancaster County

April 20 @ 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
LancasterHistory.org, 230 N. President Ave.
Lancaster, PA 17601 United States
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On Thursday, April 20, The Edward Hand Medical Heritage Foundation, Lancaster General Health (LGH), and LancasterHistory.org will come together to present The History of Orthopedic Medicine in Lancaster County. A distinguished roster of LGH physicians are slated to speak in this panel presentation, including Doctors Gerald Rothacker Jr., Christopher Cooke, Wayne Conrad, Timothy Tymon, David Hughes, Thomas Westphal, and Paul Carroll. This program is the second collaboration between the Edward Hand Foundation, LGH, and LancasterHistory.org to present our county’s medical history.…

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May 2017

Herb & Garden Faire – Landis Valley

May 12 - May 13
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Plants are the stars at the Herb and Garden Faire at Landis Valley Village & Farm Museum, featuring heirlooms, natives, and other hard-to-find varieties. More than 80 vendors of plants, herbal skin care products, garden art, and jewelry will be spread out over the historic village area of the site.  Visitors can also grab a bite from our food vendors, listen to one of our informative speakers, or tour gardens run by the museum’s Heirloom Seed Project. For more information,…

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June 2017
Various prices for classes

59th Annual Summer Institute – Landis Valley

June 20 @ 8:30 am - June 23 @ 4:30 pm
Landis Valley Village & Farm Museum, 2451 Kissel Hill Road
Lancaster, PA 17601 United States
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Expand your knowledge of the crafts, trades and history of the Pennsylvania Dutch as you participate in a variety of classes, seminars and trips offered at this year's Summer Institute. From Blacksmithing to Spinning, to Open Hearth Cooking, to Woodworking—there’s something for everyone 18 and up. June 20-23. One-, Two- and four-day classes available, as well as one-day trips. Includes breakfast and lunch all days. Enhance your skill set or discover talents you didn't even know you had. Tuesday-Friday, June…

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