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News & Events – Week of Sept. 23-29

News & Events – Week of Sept. 23-29

Upcoming News & Events


Fellowship Lunch, Sept. 29th!

Sunday Sept. 29 Join City Church in the cafeteria at noon for the Fourth Sunday Fellowship Lunch. This month the church is providing hot dogs, rolls, the condiments and beverage. Sign up to bring a dish, or dessert. All are welcome!

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Acts 1:14 – They all joined together constantly in prayer, along with the women and Mary the mother of Jesus, and with his brothers.

Women’s Fellowship Prayer Hour

Women of City Church are cordially invited to join together each Friday morning at 10:00 for an hour of prayer at the home of Sue Peck. We will begin each Friday morning promptly at 10:00 with some words of encouragement, followed by 45 minutes of prayer.

Child care is available. Contact Sue Peck for more details.

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Men’s Breakfast Group

Men are invited to Central Family Restaurant on Wednesday mornings at 6:30 am for food and fellowship. Contact Jon Allen for more details.

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Covenant Groups are Starting Up Again

Covenant groups are meeting each week in homes around town. Visit the Church Website, or talk to others within the congregation to find out which groups are meeting near you and when.

Around the City

Bring On Play (BOP) 

  • BOP has a series of family-oriented events to offer over the next few weeks. Including…
  • September 27 (Friday) 8:30 AM – 3:30 PM – Yorktown Park Kaboom! Renovation
  • October 3 (Thursday) 5:00 PM – 9:00 PM – Isaac’s Fundraiser Dine In/Take Out (BOP earns 15% of sales)
  • October 12 (Saturday) 10 AM – until completion – BOPstacle Race III in Downtown York ($80/4 adult team)

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York YMCA Youth, Teen and Family Programs

The York YMCA is offering the following fall sport programs:

  • Outdoor soccer league for boys and girls ages 4-11 – beginning September 21st
  • Father/child basketball camp for fathers with children ages 6-11 – October 11th and 25th
  • Intramural volleyball for girls ages 11-15 – beginningNovember 25th
  • Basketball league for boys and girls ages 4-14 – beginning December 7th
Youth weekday sport classes are also offered this fall for boys and girls ages 4-8 beginning September 17th.  For more information, contact Doug Markel atdmarkel@yorkcoymca.org or 717-843-7884.
Summer Movie Series at Kiwanis Lake

Summer Movie Series at Kiwanis Lake

Summer Movie Series at Kiwanis Lake

5/31/2011 07:50 AM Updated on: 5/31/2011 08:00 AM




The summer movie series will be held at Kiwanis Lake, North Newberry Street and Parkway Blvd on Wednesday evenings starting at dusk (8:30 pm) from June 1st to August 17th .  This is a free public event.  All are welcome to attend this family oriented movie series.  Bring a lawn chair or a blanket, a concessionaire is on hand to sell refreshments…relax and enjoy the movie.

York Arts will be in the park on June 8, June 29 and August 10 with a free ART IN THE PARK program from 6:30 pm to 7:30 pm.

For more information please call 854-1587.

The movie schedule is as follows:

June 1 – Mega Mind

June 8 – Karate Kid

June 15 – Despicable Me

June 22 – Shrek Forever After

July 6 – Nanny McPhee Returns

July 13 – Alpha and Omega

July 20 – How to Train your Dragon

July 27 – Cats and Dogs

August 3 – Gnomeo and Juliet

August 10 – Furry Vengence

August 17 – Tangled

York City Council Candidate Forum

York City Council Candidate Forum

Here’s some info about the upcoming YORK CITY COUNCIL CANDIDATES FORUM. Hope to see you there! Download a flyer to promote the Forum  http://downtownyorkpa.com/PDFs/Candidatesforumflier.pdf


Tuesday, October 27, 2009
7:00 – 9:00 p.m.
Doors will open at 6:30 p.m.

Lafayette Club
59 East Market Street
York, PA 17401

Confirmed 2009 York City Council candidates in attendance:

  • Nina Aimable (R)
  • Jay Andrzejczyk (R)
  • Renee Nelson (D)
  • Henry Nixon (D)

Moderator: Dr. Thomas V. Hall, Professor of Communications

at York College of Pennsylvania


Join this open, public forum for a formal question-and-answer period followed by an informal meet and greet session. Questions for the candidates can be submitted in advance by calling 717-849-2331 or emailing them directly to info@downtownyorkpa.com

For more information contact Downtown Inc at 717-849-2331 or info@downtownyorkpa.com

York City Labor Day Activities

York City Labor Day Activities

1218723_fireworksThe annual Labor Day Festival is scheduled to be held on Monday, September 7 from 6 a.m. to 9 p.m. at Kiwanis Lake. A fireworks display starts at 9 p.m. During the course of the day there will free entertainment, food vendors, game vendors, carnival rides, a flea market, fishing derby, a parade and crafts. The 2009 Labor Day Festival is being sponsored by York City Recreation and Parks, the United Way of York County, the York-Adams County Central Labor Council, Production Express, Bricker’s Fries and Harvey’s Rent-All. Street parking is available around the Kiwanis Lake area.

In case of rain the event will be rescheduled to Tuesday, Sept. 8th at 6 p.m. For more information call Tom Landis at 854-1587. The following is an entertainment schedule.

Upcoming neighborhood events – York City Limits

Upcoming neighborhood events – York City Limits

The city’s Olde Towne East neighborhood will hold a back-to-school ice cream party for the neighborhood’s kids from 1 to 3 p.m. Aug. 22 at Renaissance Park, located in the 200 block of East Princess Street.

Activities include make-your-own sundaes, book and school supply giveaways, Donna the Book Lady and more.

There are lots of other events listed here: Upcoming neighborhood events – York City Limits.