Lancaster City Police are investigating a shooting that occurred earlier this morning at the Rainmaker’s Club, according to WGAL. One person has been taken to the hospital. The 700 block of Chestnut Street has been re-opened for traffic but police are still on scene investigating.
Do you enjoy soccer? The Lancaster City Football Club are in the process of putting a soccer squad together to represent Lancaster. The goal is to start playing here in August. Coaches will be Bryan Fossi and Steve Small. Follow them on Twitter @FCLancasterCity or on Facebook.
The Lancaster Barnstormers ultimately fell to rival York Revolution last night. The Barnstormers led 2-1 at the bottom of the first inning. The York Revolution regained the lead in the third with three runs. Two more in the fourth secured their game winning six points. The Barnstormers gained two in the sixth and one in the ninth but could not push past. The game then ended 6-5, with the Revolution winning. The Barnstormers are now 11-6. The Revolution is now 9-8. Tonight is the second in a three game series at the Clipper Stadium. It is Youth Soccer Night as well as Wing Wednesday.
This week is National Small Business Week. On Wednesday, Assets is hosting a free Small Business, Big Impact Mixer. Any small business owner or supporter is invited. From 5 p.m. to 5:30 p.m. will be open networking. At 5:30 p.m. Leanne Krueger-Braneky, Director of Fellowship and Alumni at BALLE (Business Alliance for Local Living Economies), will be the guest speaker. She will then also lead a Q&A period and short discussions. The program will close at 6:30 p.m. The Mixer will take place at the Southern Market Center, 100 South Queen Street.
The Lancaster Public Library’s History Book Club meets Wednesday. The Library is located at 125 North Duke Street.
The South Central PA Adobe User Group meets tonight at 6 p.m. at Charter Homes, 1190 Dillerville Road. The group provides an opportunity to learn more about the Adobe products, like Illustrator, Cloud, and others. The group meets the second Wednesday of each month from 6 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.
The Continuum of Care Planning Committee of the Lancaster Coalition to End Homelessness will meet this morning. The 8:30 a.m. meeting will be held at Tabor Community Services, 308 East King Street.
The Senior Show continues at the Pennsylvania College of Art & Design (PCA&D) through 30 May. Admission to the gallery is free. May gallery hours are 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. on weekdays.
James Warhol’s exhibit, “Visiting a Pop Icon,” continues at the Demuth Museum. The exhibit by Andy Warhol’s nephew will continue through 6 July. The Museum is open 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Tuesdays through Saturday and again Sundays from 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. The Museum is located at 120 East King Street.
Tellus360, 24 E King Street, offers yoga class on the roof at 6 p.m. tonight. DJ Salinger will be there 8 p.m. to 9 p.m. Wednesday for Wirelessless Wednesday. For tickets and more information on this week’s performances, visit Tellus360 at www.tellus360.com.
The former Chairman of the Lancaster General Hospital John Yelcick was sentenced to jail on Friday, according to Newsobserver.com. He will serve 15 days. Yelcick had pled guilty to moving the corpse of his lover, David Sellers.
May is Bike Month. If you live in Lancaster City, you must register your bike with the LCPD. In the event that your bike should ever be lost and then turned in, LCPD would be able identify the owner by the registration sticker. The cost is just $1 per bike. Registration is done at the station.
On Saturday, 24 May there will be a March Against Monsanto at Penn Square. The March will begin at 2 p.m. There will be speakers and workshops as well as vendors and GMO free food samples available to help raise awareness.
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!