Join the Barnstormers for their official season kick-off celebration at Fan Fest on Saturday, 19 April. This is a FREE event begins at 11:30 a.m. The 2014 Barnstormers will be on hand to meet, mingle and sign autographs. New concession items will be revealed. The Team Store will offer various discounts throughout the day. Fan Fest will be followed by a spring training game against the Camden Riversharks at 1 p.m. The first home game is scheduled for 1 May.
Today is the final day for yoga at Tellus360 – the final day inside that is. Next Saturday, yoga moves back out on the roof! The yoga session begins at 9:30 a.m.
The Lancaster County Muhlenberg Botanical Society will lead a wildflower walk at PPL's Shenk's Ferry Wildflower Preserve in southern Lancaster County at 1 p.m. on Saturday, 19 April. There will be thousands of trilliums and Mertensia and rich woods ephemerals. This walk is open to the public and is rated easy. Parking is limited at the Preserve. Parking area GPS: N 39.89317 W 76.34204. For more information contact Joan King, 717-284-5239
The 6th annual LAUNCH Music Conference continues today at a variety of venues throughout the City. Matt Greiner, of August Burns Red, will hold a drum clinic at 3:15 p.m. at the Lancaster Convention Center, 25 South Queen Street. At Tellus360 Mark DeRose will lead off an open mic session at 2 p.m. Seven different groups will perform at Tellus360 as part of Launch tonight, beginning at 7 p.m. Two of those bands – Matt Wheeler & Vintage Heart and the Vulcans – are Lancaster based bands. For a full schedule, go to http://launch2014.sched.org/.
Today is the last showing of “Here Comes Peter Cottontail” at the Hole in the Wall Theatre. Showtime is 11 a.m. The Theatre is located at 126 North Water Street.
The North Museum is sponsoring a Gem, Mineral and Fossil Show today at the Lancaster Farm & Home Center. Over 20 vendors will be on hand offering demonstrations, hands on activities, and special deals. The general admission is $5. The show runs 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.
The City is full of things to do and see and therefore the events above listed are by no means a comprehensive list. Subscribe to receive updates on events and happenings that keep Lancaster City Buzz-ing!