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    inJoy Golf is your next nightlife destination in Lancaster

    The first of its kind in Lancaster, inJoy Golf brings the joy of golf indoors so you can work on your game or try a new hobby all year long.

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    Take a day trip to the Chester County Studio Tour

    The Chester County Studio Tour is back! On May 14 & 15, over 160 artists across 65 studios will display their work for art-lovers spanning the county. Artist and event organizer Jeff Schaller is thrilled to coordinate the Chester County Studio Tour for its 12th year.

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    Chester County’s Willowdale Steeplechase continues tradition with some new additions

    At the Willowdale Steeplechase, everyone is excited to be back in the saddle! The long beloved Chester County tradition in the heart of Cheshire Hunt Country resumes this spring at full spectator capacity and features six thrilling steeplechase races.

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    A Partnership Dedicated to Improving the Health of the Lancaster Community

    It is often difficult for businesses to determine where to start with employee benefits, pre-employment physicals, and wellness services. This is where Eliance Health Solutions and Penn Medicine HealthWorks step in to offer their expertise to businesses in the Lancaster area. Eliance Health Solutions and Penn Medicine HealthWorks bring their health plans and health-related services to Lancaster employers, and the goal of their partnership is to ensure that businesses in Lancaster have access to high quality and cost-effective healthcare.

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    Save the Date for the Hospice & Community Care Plant Sale

    Calling all plant lovers! Mark your calendars for Hospice & Community Care’s annual Plant Sale on June 3 and 4. When you purchase plants from Hospice & Community Care, not only are you picking up everything you need to transform your garden this season, you are also supporting families and patients faced with the unforeseeable challenges that accompany a serious illness. All proceeds from the sale provide care and support for patients and families who are coping with a serious illness or facing the end of life.

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    Follow the yellow brick road to Vital Theatre’s premiere performance in Lancaster

    On May 7, Vital Theatre will bring the whimsical world of Oz to life at Mickey’s Black Box in Lititz, Pennsylvania. Vital Theatre has been producing shows in New York City since 1999. Founding Creative Director Stephen Sunderlin knows that Vital Theatre’s sweet spot is performing excellent productions for kids and their families, awakening their imaginations and empowering them through performance.

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    Penn Medicine Lancaster General Health is working to make the community more trauma-informed

    When it comes to health, Penn Medicine Lancaster General Health knows that where a person lives, learns, works, and plays is a major influence on their well-being. Because of its commitment to advancing the health and well-being of our community, LG Health partners with organizations to raise awareness of the importance and value of being trauma-informed.

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    Five spots to shop secondhand in Downtown Lancaster

    Lancaster City is home to several vintage retailers who are making vintage fashion accessible. At each shop, you’ll find handpicked pieces that stand out from contemporary styles and serve as timeless looks for any season. These are just a few of the Lancaster City shop owners who know how to make shopping sustainable fashion a unique experience.

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    Six ways to enjoy Downtown Lancaster’s vibrant arts scene

    There are so many ways to enjoy art in Downtown Lancaster. From fine art galleries and student exhibitions to interactive art projects and creative supply stores, Downtown Lancaster is a hub for the local arts. As a community that values artistic expression, it’s not hard to find opportunities—no matter your age—to engage with the Lancaster art scene. So roll up your sleeves and let the creativity flow!

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    Six female artisans who are making bold moves in Lancaster’s retail scene

    Lancaster is home to artists who have built brands that push creative boundaries. Some of them are drawing inspiration from the rich and beautiful heritage of Lancaster County, while others are pushing boundaries and defying the art norms we have seen before. Each approach to art and fashion brings a fresh perspective to locals and visitors alike. By elevating style and celebrating culture, these creators enrich our community with their artistic eye.

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    Watch American Idol alum Alyssa Wray in Prima Theatre’s Murder Ballad

    The opening song issues a warning: by the end of the show, someone will be dead. With crime podcasts at the top of the heap, Prima Theatre’s upcoming musical thriller Murder Ballad hits the spot as a top experience for exciting Lancaster weekend plans.

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    Lancaster markets make grocery shopping easy

    With several local markets to choose from, Lancaster City is home to a vibrant selection of locally sourced and high-quality groceries to spice up your shopping list.

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