In the Golden Land: Immigrants, Jews and America is the scheduled lecture this afternoon at Franklin & Marshall (F&M). Matthew Hoffman, Associate Professor of Judaic Studies and History, will present the talk in the Curriculum Gallery in F&M’s Phillips Museum of Art. The talk is scheduled for 5 p.m. and is open to the public.
“Folklore” will be the featured exhibit at the Pennsylvania College of Art & Design (PCA&D) through 18 April. The contemporary works of art by Amy Cutler, Clare Grill, Clare Rojas and others will be featured during the month long exhibit. PCA&D is handicapped accessible. The school is located at 204 N Prince Street.
Mulberry Art Studio will hold its Wednesday Evening Artist Open Studio this evening. Artists (18+) may draw, sketch or paint a live nude model. Artists should bring their own art supplies. Chairs and tables will be provided. The instructor is fine oil painter and graphic designer Beth Bathe. The Studio is located at 19-21 North Mulberry Street.
The Lancaster Public Library’s History Book Club meets today. The Library is located at 125 North Duke Street.
Are you looking for fresh way to relax? Try Yoga! This morning at 7 a.m. stop in at Commonwealth on Queen for a yoga class. Too early for you? At 4:30 p.m. there is a class at West End Yoga Studio, 221 West Walnut Street, covering the chakras. There is also a noon class there on Hatha yoga.
Upohar Ethnic Cuisines is moving out of the City. It will open its doors in neighboring Manheim Township on 1 April. The restaurant will seat 30 and will be located at 241 West Roseville Road. Take Fruitville Pike out from the City; turn left at West Roseville Road (at the Kmart light); turn right into that little side shopping center. The new location is near SaveMart, a staffing company and a beer distributor.
Mark your calendars now for the African American History Conference on 5 April. The Conference is sponsored by the African American Historical Society of South Central Pennsylvania and will be held at the Thaddeus Stevens School of Technology, 750 East King Street.
The 2014 Gourmet Gala, the annual fundraiser for the Historic Preservation Trust of Lancaster County, will be held on Sunday, 18 May, from 4 p.m. to 7 p.m. at the historic Mylin House and the Cultural Center at Willow Valley Communities in Willow Street. A Gourmet Gala ticket costs $75 for members of the Historic Preservation Trust or the Central Pennsylvania Preservation Society or $85 for non-members. A block of 10 tickets may be purchased for $650. Visit www.hptrust.org for additional information.
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