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YWCA Lancaster

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110 North Lime Street
Lancaster, PA 17602 United States
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July 2019

Trauma Process for Teens

July 10, 2019 @ 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm
YWCA Lancaster, 110 North Lime Street
Lancaster, PA 17602 United States
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Trauma Process for Teens When: Wednesdays from 5pm-6pm, June 19th-August 21st Who: All genders, age 12-17 What: Trauma Process for Teens is a twelve week journey for individuals aged 12-17 who wish to explore trauma’s impact on their lives. Over the course of the group we will engage in discussion and creative activities to gain greater insight into thoughts, feelings, self-image, self-concept, relationships, safety, resiliency, and self-care. Contact: Susan Hall, shall@ywcalancaster.org 717.869.5024.

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Trauma Process for Teens

July 17, 2019 @ 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm
YWCA Lancaster, 110 North Lime Street
Lancaster, PA 17602 United States
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Trauma Process for Teens When: Wednesdays from 5pm-6pm, June 19th-August 21st Who: All genders, age 12-17 What: Trauma Process for Teens is a twelve week journey for individuals aged 12-17 who wish to explore trauma’s impact on their lives. Over the course of the group we will engage in discussion and creative activities to gain greater insight into thoughts, feelings, self-image, self-concept, relationships, safety, resiliency, and self-care. Contact: Susan Hall, shall@ywcalancaster.org 717.869.5024.

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TechGYRLS Summer Camp

July 22, 2019 @ 8:00 am - July 26, 2019 @ 5:00 pm
YWCA Lancaster, 110 North Lime Street
Lancaster, PA 17602 United States
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TechGYRLS is a hallmark program of YWCA Lancaster, focused on empowering girls ages 9 to 14 to pursue STEM activities and careers. Women, and particularly women of color, are under-represented in high-paying jobs in the science, technology, engineering, and math fields. TechGYRLS boosts girls’ interest in these fields through after-school programs at elementary and middle schools across Lancaster County, and during the summer in a two-week day camp. Download the registration brochure.

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Trauma Process for Teens

July 24, 2019 @ 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm
YWCA Lancaster, 110 North Lime Street
Lancaster, PA 17602 United States
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Trauma Process for Teens When: Wednesdays from 5pm-6pm, June 19th-August 21st Who: All genders, age 12-17 What: Trauma Process for Teens is a twelve week journey for individuals aged 12-17 who wish to explore trauma’s impact on their lives. Over the course of the group we will engage in discussion and creative activities to gain greater insight into thoughts, feelings, self-image, self-concept, relationships, safety, resiliency, and self-care. Contact: Susan Hall, shall@ywcalancaster.org 717.869.5024.

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TechGYRLS Summer Camp

July 29, 2019 @ 8:00 am - August 2, 2019 @ 5:00 pm
YWCA Lancaster, 110 North Lime Street
Lancaster, PA 17602 United States
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TechGYRLS is a hallmark program of YWCA Lancaster, focused on empowering girls ages 9 to 14 to pursue STEM activities and careers. Women, and particularly women of color, are under-represented in high-paying jobs in the science, technology, engineering, and math fields. TechGYRLS boosts girls’ interest in these fields through after-school programs at elementary and middle schools across Lancaster County, and during the summer in a two-week day camp. Download the registration brochure.

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Trauma Process for Teens

July 31, 2019 @ 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm
YWCA Lancaster, 110 North Lime Street
Lancaster, PA 17602 United States
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Trauma Process for Teens When: Wednesdays from 5pm-6pm, June 19th-August 21st Who: All genders, age 12-17 What: Trauma Process for Teens is a twelve week journey for individuals aged 12-17 who wish to explore trauma’s impact on their lives. Over the course of the group we will engage in discussion and creative activities to gain greater insight into thoughts, feelings, self-image, self-concept, relationships, safety, resiliency, and self-care. Contact: Susan Hall, shall@ywcalancaster.org 717.869.5024

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August 2019

Trauma Process for Teens

August 7, 2019 @ 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm
YWCA Lancaster, 110 North Lime Street
Lancaster, PA 17602 United States
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Trauma Process for Teens When: Wednesdays from 5pm-6pm, June 19th-August 21st Who: All genders, age 12-17 What: Trauma Process for Teens is a twelve week journey for individuals aged 12-17 who wish to explore trauma’s impact on their lives. Over the course of the group we will engage in discussion and creative activities to gain greater insight into thoughts, feelings, self-image, self-concept, relationships, safety, resiliency, and self-care. Contact: Susan Hall, shall@ywcalancaster.org 717.869.5024

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Trauma Process for Teens

August 14, 2019 @ 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm
YWCA Lancaster, 110 North Lime Street
Lancaster, PA 17602 United States
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Trauma Process for Teens When: Wednesdays from 5pm-6pm, June 19th-August 21st Who: All genders, age 12-17 What: Trauma Process for Teens is a twelve week journey for individuals aged 12-17 who wish to explore trauma’s impact on their lives. Over the course of the group we will engage in discussion and creative activities to gain greater insight into thoughts, feelings, self-image, self-concept, relationships, safety, resiliency, and self-care. Contact: Susan Hall, shall@ywcalancaster.org 717.869.5024

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Trauma Process for Teens

August 21, 2019 @ 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm
YWCA Lancaster, 110 North Lime Street
Lancaster, PA 17602 United States
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Trauma Process for Teens When: Wednesdays from 5pm-6pm, June 19th-August 21st Who: All genders, age 12-17 What: Trauma Process for Teens is a twelve week journey for individuals aged 12-17 who wish to explore trauma’s impact on their lives. Over the course of the group we will engage in discussion and creative activities to gain greater insight into thoughts, feelings, self-image, self-concept, relationships, safety, resiliency, and self-care. Contact: Susan Hall, shall@ywcalancaster.org 717.869.5024

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Community Blood Drive

August 26, 2019 @ 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
YWCA Lancaster, 110 North Lime Street
Lancaster, PA 17602 United States
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We are hosting a blood drive at our location on 110 N. Lime Street for the American Red Cross on Monday, August 26 from 10 a.m.  3 p.m. Please call 1-800-RED-CROSS (1-800-733-2767) or visit RedCross.org and enter: YWCA to schedule an appointment. Amazon is thanking donors with a $5 Amazon.com gift card July 29 - Aug. 29. Not enough people donate blood. Only you can fill in the #MissingTypes.

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September 2019

Novel Ideas Book Club

September 10, 2019 @ 5:30 pm - 6:30 pm
YWCA Lancaster, 110 North Lime Street
Lancaster, PA 17602 United States
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Novel Ideas: A Mission Book Club. Calling all book lovers and change makers! Join Novel Ideas, YWCA Lancaster’s interactive, insightful book club with a focus on diverse, thought-provoking writers and subjects. Titles include non-fiction, fiction, graphic novels, and memoirs. Most are readily accessible, in various media forms, through our amazing regional libraries. Topics will range from current events and social movements to more personal glimpses of life and female empowerment. <!-- -->Please help us choose from the following books for…

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October 2019

Lunch and Learn with Fran Rodriguez

October 3, 2019 @ 11:30 am - 1:00 pm
YWCA Lancaster, 110 North Lime Street
Lancaster, PA 17602 United States
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Planting Seeds for Legacy & Community Growth Whether we’re leading grassroots movements, non-profit organizations, households or schools, how might we create pathways for others to build upon our legacy? When was the last time you considered succession planning, and what/who does that involve? During our time together, I’ll share my WHY.   About Fran Rodriguez: In 2004, Fran was appointed by Governor Edward G. Rendell to serve on the Pennsylvania Governor’s Advisory Commission on Latino Affairs (GACLA). She served as…

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Week Without Violence – Red Sand Project

October 14, 2019 - October 18, 2019
YWCA Lancaster, 110 North Lime Street
Lancaster, PA 17602 United States
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YWCA Lancaster is on a mission to eliminate racism, empower women, stand up for social justice, help families, and strengthen communities. Week Without Violence 2019 is part of a global movement with YWCA's across the country and around the world to end violence against women and girls. At YWCA, we know that not all violence is acknowledged or responded to equally and that some victims go unrecognized altogether. That’s why, for more than 20 years, YWCA has set aside one…

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November 2019

Open House – Extraordinary Give

November 22, 2019 @ 4:00 pm - 7:00 pm
YWCA Lancaster, 110 North Lime Street
Lancaster, PA 17602 United States
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Stop by our Open House as we showcase the programs and services we offer and talk about our vision for the future! Have a brief tour of our beautiful facility right at the corner of Lime and Orange Streets. We will share light refreshments and an opportunity to support the work we do across the Lancaster county community. Share this invitation! Drop by and tell us your ‘YWCA story’. Join us in our mission to eliminate discrimination and empower women.…

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January 2020

Community Blood Drive

January 7, 2020 @ 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
YWCA Lancaster, 110 North Lime Street
Lancaster, PA 17602 United States
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YWCA Lancaster and the American Red Cross are hosting a community blood drive in the Maureen Powers Community Room at our building on 110 N. Lime Street on January 7 from 10 a.m. - 3 p.m. Please call 1-800-RED-CROSS or visit redcrossblood.org and enter YWCA to schedule an appointment.   Or click here to be taken to their website. Download the Flier

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Racial Equity Institute

January 17, 2020 @ 8:30 am - January 19, 2020 @ 2:30 pm
YWCA Lancaster, 110 North Lime Street
Lancaster, PA 17602 United States
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The Racial Equity Institute, Level 1, workshop (REI-1) is an intensive 2.5-day workshop representing YWCA Lancaster’s core social justice training program. This workshop gives participants a common understanding of racism and related concepts, including but not limited to, bias, white privilege, internalized racism, and structural racism. REI-1 is a foundation for working toward dismantling the institutional and systemic racism that is present in our lives, and in the institutions and organizations of which we are all a part. Participants leave…

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February 2020

Lunch and Learn

February 7, 2020 @ 11:30 am - 1:00 pm
YWCA Lancaster, 110 North Lime Street
Lancaster, PA 17602 United States
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RACIAL EQUITY IN EDUCATION YWCA Lancaster “Lunch and Learn” events in 2020 will feature community dialogues on vital issues. Our first event is set for Friday, February 7 with our topic being: Racial Equity in Education Our 2 special guests are: Dr. Damaris Rau, Superintendent, School District of Lancaster Blanding P. Watson, President, NAACP Lancaster The event is co-sponsored by NAACP Lancaster and YWCA Lancaster and takes place on  Friday February 7, 2020, at YWCA Lancaster, 110 N. Lime St., Lancaster, Pa. There…

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March 2020

Kindergarten WRAP Registration Night

March 5, 2020 @ 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
YWCA Lancaster, 110 North Lime Street
Lancaster, PA 17602 United States
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PLEASE JOIN US FOR KINDERGARTEN WRAP REGISTRATION HELD AT YWCA Lancaster Registration at YWCA Lancaster, 110 North Lime Street, Lancaster PA 17602: Thursday, March 5, 2020, 5:00 pm to 7:00 pm All fees are due upon registration to complete your enrollment. Please download and complete enrollment packet to speed up enrollment process. Preferred payment method is credit card. This is also the quickest. However, we also except cash and check payments. Packets are available on our website: ywcalancaster.org/programs/child-development/school-age-development/ In the…

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Racial Equity Institute

March 13, 2020 @ 8:00 am - March 15, 2020 @ 1:00 pm
YWCA Lancaster, 110 North Lime Street
Lancaster, PA 17602 United States
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The Racial Equity Institute, Level 1, workshop (REI-1) is an intensive 2.5-day workshop representing YWCA Lancaster’s core social justice training program. This workshop gives participants a common understanding of racism and related concepts, including but not limited to, bias, white privilege, internalized racism, and structural racism. REI-1 is a foundation for working toward dismantling the institutional and systemic racism that is present in our lives, and in the institutions and organizations of which we are all a part. Participants leave…

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Dorothy Height Book Club – Virtual Meeting

March 19, 2020 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
YWCA Lancaster, 110 North Lime Street
Lancaster, PA 17602 United States
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UPDATE 3/17/2020 The Dorothy Height Book Club is going virtual. To keep everyone safe…we are going to have a Zoom meeting: Topic: YWCA Lancaster Dorothy Height Book Club Time: Mar 19, 2020 06:00 PM Eastern Time (US and Canada) Join Zoom Meeting https://hacc.zoom.us/j/605314026 Meeting ID: 605 314 026 One tap mobile +13126266799,,605314026# US (Chicago) +16468769923,,605314026# US (New York) Meeting ID: 605 314 026 Find your local number: https://hacc.zoom.us/u/amLdForJI Join by SIP 605314026@zoomcrc.com The Dorothy Height Book Club will meet at YWCA…

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Summer Camp Registration Night – POSTPONED

March 31, 2020 @ 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
YWCA Lancaster, 110 North Lime Street
Lancaster, PA 17602 United States
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This registration is is POSTPONED until further notice. JOIN US TO REGISTER FOR SUMMER CAMP HELD AT YWCA Lancaster in the Maureen Power's Room. 110 North Lime Street Lancaster, PA 17603. ON THE FOLLOWING DAYS: Penn Manor School District & School District of Lancaster: Tuesday, March 31st, 2020 from 5:00-7:00 pm Penn Manor School District & School District of Lancaster: Wednesday, April 8th, 2020 from 5:00-7:00 pm Penn Manor School District & School District of Lancaster: Monday, April 13th, 2020…

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April 2020

Adult Survivor (virtual) Gathering

April 6, 2020 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
YWCA Lancaster, 110 North Lime Street
Lancaster, PA 17602 United States
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The first Monday of every month, the YWCA Lancaster's Sexual Assault Counseling Center will be hosting a gathering for any adults who have experienced sexual assault. This gathering is intended to provide survivors with a safe space to connect with peers who have shared experiences. Counseling staff will be available during each gathering to facilitate discussion and provide support. You will have the option to connect with everyone via your video and/or microphone or you may choose to mute both…

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Summer Camp Registration Night – POSTPONED

April 8, 2020 @ 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
YWCA Lancaster, 110 North Lime Street
Lancaster, PA 17602 United States
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JOIN US TO REGISTER FOR SUMMER CAMP HELD AT YWCA Lancaster in the Maureen Power's Room. 110 North Lime Street Lancaster, PA 17603. ON THE FOLLOWING DAYS: Penn Manor School District & School District of Lancaster: Tuesday, March 31st, 2020 from 5:00-7:00 pm - POSTPONED Penn Manor School District & School District of Lancaster: Wednesday, April 8th, 2020 from 5:00-7:00 pm - POSTPONED Penn Manor School District & School District of Lancaster: Make Up Day - TBD All fees are…

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May 2020

Adult Survivor Gathering

May 4, 2020 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
YWCA Lancaster, 110 North Lime Street
Lancaster, PA 17602 United States
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The first Monday of every month, the YWCA Lancaster's Sexual Assault Counseling Center will be hosting a gathering for any adults who have experienced sexual assault. This gathering is intended to provide survivors with a safe space to connect with peers who have shared experiences. Counseling staff will be available during each gathering to facilitate discussion and provide support. No RSVP required For questions, contact Susan Hall @ (717) 869-5024

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June 2020

Community Now

June 4, 2020 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
YWCA Lancaster, 110 North Lime Street
Lancaster, PA 17602 United States
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What is happening ? Why are communities burning ? Its 2020, we are in the middle of a global pandemic, 40 million Americans are out of work and we’ve watched the murder of George Floyd on our televisions, phones and computers.  We need to talk about what is happening when there are protests against police violence in all 50 states and around the world. How do we understand this point in time?  What are the macro level messages that white…

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July 2020

Before and After School Registration Night (Postponed)

July 9, 2020 @ 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
YWCA Lancaster, 110 North Lime Street
Lancaster, PA 17602 United States
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POSTPONED: THE 2020-2021 SCHOOL YEAR REGISTRATION FOR BEFORE AND AFTER SCHOOL PROGRAM NEW DATE TBD All fees are due upon registration to complete your enrollment. Please download and complete enrollment packet to speed up enrollment process. Preferred payment method is credit card. This is also the quickest. However, we also except cash and check payments. Packets are available on our website: ywcalancaster.org/programs/child-development/school-age-development/ If you are unable to make the designated registration nights, you may call into the YWCA Lancaster at…

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Adult Survivor Gathering

July 13, 2020 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
YWCA Lancaster, 110 North Lime Street
Lancaster, PA 17602 United States
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The first Monday of every month, the YWCA Lancaster's Sexual Assault Counseling Center will be hosting a gathering for any adults who have experienced sexual assault. This gathering is intended to provide survivors with a safe space to connect with peers who have shared experiences. Counseling staff will be available during each gathering to facilitate discussion and provide support. No RSVP required. For questions, contact Susan Hall at shall@ywcalancaster.org  (717) 869-5024

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Dorothy Height Book Club

July 16, 2020 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
YWCA Lancaster, 110 North Lime Street
Lancaster, PA 17602 United States
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Lancaster Public Library is a proud to co-host the Dorothy Height Book Club To keep everyone safe…the Book Club will be going virtual – via Zoom: Topic: YWCA Lancaster Dorothy Height Book Club Time: July 16, 2020 06:00 PM Eastern Time (US and Canada) The Dorothy Height Book Club will host virtual sessions on the 3rd Thursday of every month. Our next session is set for July 16 at 6:00 p.m. Here is the list of readings, with links. 1619 Project:…

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August 2020

Adult Survivor Gathering

August 3, 2020 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
YWCA Lancaster, 110 North Lime Street
Lancaster, PA 17602 United States
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The first Monday of every month, the YWCA Lancaster's Sexual Assault Counseling Center will be hosting a gathering for any adults who have experienced sexual assault. This gathering is intended to provide survivors with a safe space to connect with peers who have shared experiences. Counseling staff will be available during each gathering to facilitate discussion and provide support. No RSVP required. For questions, contact Susan Hall at shall@ywcalancaster.org  (717) 869-5024

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Community Now – 100 years of Women’s Votes

August 18, 2020 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
YWCA Lancaster, 110 North Lime Street
Lancaster, PA 17602 United States
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Our Community Now Panel Discussion continues on August 18 - the 100th Anniversary of the ratification of the 19th Amendment. It will be hosted by Lancaster Votes and supported by YWCA Lancaster and Lancaster Alumnae Chapter of Delta Sigma Theta. Join us to explore how our foremothers struggles in ratification of the 19th Amendment intersect with voting rights challenges today. Panelists include: Chelsea Reimann, Director of the Alice Drum Women’s Center and LGBTQ Student Life at F&M College will share history of the fight…

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Dorothy Height Book Club

August 20, 2020 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
YWCA Lancaster, 110 North Lime Street
Lancaster, PA 17602 United States
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Lancaster Public Library is a proud co-host of the Dorothy Height Book Club To keep everyone safe…the Book Club will be going virtual – via Zoom: Topic: YWCA Lancaster Dorothy Height Book Club Time: August 20, 2020 06:00 PM Eastern Time (US and Canada) The Dorothy Height Book Club will host virtual sessions on the 3rd Thursday of every month. Our next session is set for August 20 at 6:00 p.m. Our next book is Just Mercy by Bryan Stevenson. We will also…

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Community Blood Drive – August

August 24, 2020 @ 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
YWCA Lancaster, 110 North Lime Street
Lancaster, PA 17602 United States
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YWCA Lancaster and the American Red Cross are hosting a community blood drive in the Maureen Powers Community Room at our building on 110 N. Lime Street on August 24 from 10 a.m. - 3 p.m. Masks are required and we will be following all  social distancing and CDC guidelines. Please call 1-800-RED-CROSS or visit redcrossblood.org and enter YWCA to schedule an appointment. Or click here to be taken to their website. Download the Flier

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Community Now – Women’s Equality Day

August 26, 2020 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
YWCA Lancaster, 110 North Lime Street
Lancaster, PA 17602 United States
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This Community Now session takes place from 6 – 7:30 p.m. on Women’s Equality Day, to commemorate the 100th anniversary of the Nineteenth Amendment to the United States Constitution, which prohibits the states and the federal government from denying the right to vote to citizens of the United States on the basis of sex. We will be speaking about not only voting rights but the current movement for racial equity in Lancaster City. On August 26 at 6 p.m., YWCA Lancaster Board Member Kesha Morant…

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September 2020

Mobilize through Movies

September 15, 2020 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
YWCA Lancaster, 110 North Lime Street
Lancaster, PA 17602 United States
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Join the discussion as we debut a new monthly series focused on social justice related films. YWCA Lancaster educator, Danielle Perez, and Millersville Peer Educator, Lisa Conolly, will be co-facilitating a post-viewing dialogue on the documentary Audrie and Daisy. Join them in discussing rape culture, victim-blaming, and the impacts of social media on survivors. Millersville's Peer Educator will speak to college sexual assault and bystander intervention strategies on campuses. Please note that due to COVID-19 this event will be held…

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Dorothy Height Book Club

September 17, 2020 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
YWCA Lancaster, 110 North Lime Street
Lancaster, PA 17602 United States
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Lancaster Public Library is a proud co-host of the Dorothy Height Book Club To keep everyone safe…the Book Club will be going virtual – via Zoom: Topic: YWCA Lancaster Dorothy Height Book Club Time: August 20, 2020 06:00 PM Eastern Time (US and Canada) The Dorothy Height Book Club will host virtual sessions on the 3rd Thursday of every month. Our next session is set for September 17 at 6:00 p.m. Nice White Parents podcast: a five part series “How White Progressives…

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Racial Equity Institute

September 21, 2020 @ 5:00 pm - September 25, 2020 @ 9:00 pm
YWCA Lancaster, 110 North Lime Street
Lancaster, PA 17602 United States
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Racial Equity Institute - Part I September 21 - 25, 2020 Limited to 15 participants/session. (next session will be held October 17-24) YWCA LANCASTER PRESENTS THE RACIAL EQUITY INSTITUTE -UPDATED: Today, we remain committed to ensuring that we show up to advocate against the oppression that many groups and individuals endure. During these unprecedented times, everyone is trying to understand and respond as quickly as possible. Our mission of eliminating racism and empowering women is more crucial now than ever…

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Community Now

September 23, 2020 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
YWCA Lancaster, 110 North Lime Street
Lancaster, PA 17602 United States
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Real change is always local. Join us as we ask three more Lancaster County leaders what’s happening across the community now. YWCA Lancaster Board Member Dr. Kesha Morant Williams will facilitate a discussion with: Shayne Meadows (Cofounder, Advantage Lancaster) advantagelancaster.org Isaac Etter (Co-executive Director, Safehouse Lancaster) isaacetter.com Cherise Murphy (Founder, Diversity in Medicine) Patientsrwaiting.org

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October 2020

Adult Survivor Gathering

October 5, 2020 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
YWCA Lancaster, 110 North Lime Street
Lancaster, PA 17602 United States
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The first Monday of every month, the YWCA Lancaster's Sexual Assault Counseling Center will be hosting a gathering for any adults who have experienced sexual assault. This gathering is intended to provide survivors with a safe space to connect with peers who have shared experiences. Counseling staff will be available during each gathering to facilitate discussion and provide support. No RSVP required. For questions, contact Susan Hall at shall@ywcalancaster.org  (717) 869-5024

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Mobilize Through Movies

October 13, 2020 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
YWCA Lancaster, 110 North Lime Street
Lancaster, PA 17602 United States
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Every second Tuesday of the month from 7 – 8:30 p.m., join YWCA Lancaster and another community partner in discussing important topics such as racism, sexual violence, LGBTQ+ issues, and more through a documentary or series. Events will be taking place virtually on Zoom. For more information check out our Facebook page. October 13 – Jeffrey Epstein: Filthy Rich with YWCA York’s Human Trafficking Advocacy Coordinator

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Racial Equity Institute

October 17, 2020 @ 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm
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YWCA Lancaster, 110 North Lime Street
Lancaster, PA 17602 United States
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Customized trainings for groups/businesses/schools are available to meet your needs as well.

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Racial Equity Institute

October 18, 2020 @ 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm
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YWCA Lancaster, 110 North Lime Street
Lancaster, PA 17602 United States
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Customized trainings for groups/businesses/schools are available to meet your needs as well.

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Racial Equity Institute

October 20, 2020 @ 8:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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YWCA Lancaster, 110 North Lime Street
Lancaster, PA 17602 United States
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Customized trainings for groups/businesses/schools are available to meet your needs as well.

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Racial Equity Institute

October 21, 2020 @ 8:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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YWCA Lancaster, 110 North Lime Street
Lancaster, PA 17602 United States
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Customized trainings for groups/businesses/schools are available to meet your needs as well.

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Racial Equity Institute

October 24, 2020 @ 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm
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One event on October 20, 2020 at 8:00 pm

One event on October 21, 2020 at 8:00 pm

One event on October 24, 2020 at 1:00 pm

One event on November 16, 2020 at 8:00 am

One event on November 17, 2020 at 8:00 am

One event on November 20, 2020 at 8:00 am

YWCA Lancaster, 110 North Lime Street
Lancaster, PA 17602 United States
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Customized trainings for groups/businesses/schools are available to meet your needs as well.

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November 2020

Mobilize Through Movies

November 10, 2020 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
YWCA Lancaster, 110 North Lime Street
Lancaster, PA 17602 United States
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Every second Tuesday of the month from 7 - 8:30 p.m., join YWCA Lancaster and another community partner in discussing important topics such as racism, sexual violence, LGBTQ+ issues, and more through a documentary or series. Events will be taking place virtually on Zoom. For more information check out our Facebook page. November 10 – When They See Us with YWCA Lancaster’s Director of the Center for Racial and Gender Equity

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Racial Equity Institute

November 16, 2020 @ 8:00 am - 12:00 pm
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YWCA Lancaster, 110 North Lime Street
Lancaster, PA 17602 United States
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Racial Equity Institute

November 17, 2020 @ 8:00 am - 12:00 pm
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YWCA Lancaster, 110 North Lime Street
Lancaster, PA 17602 United States
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Racial Equity Institute

November 20, 2020 @ 8:00 am - 12:00 pm
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One event on October 24, 2020 at 8:00 am

One event on November 16, 2020 at 8:00 am

One event on November 17, 2020 at 8:00 am

One event on November 20, 2020 at 8:00 am

YWCA Lancaster, 110 North Lime Street
Lancaster, PA 17602 United States
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December 2020

Mobilize Through Movies

December 8, 2020 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
YWCA Lancaster, 110 North Lime Street
Lancaster, PA 17602 United States
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Every second Tuesday of the month from 7 – 8:30 p.m., join YWCA Lancaster and another community partner in discussing important topics such as racism, sexual violence, LGBTQ+ issues, and more through a documentary or series. Events will be taking place virtually on Zoom. For more information check out our Facebook page. December 8 – Disclosure with Lancaster LGBTQ+ Coalition

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Community Now: HIV/AIDS Still Exist! The Current Impact on the Black and Latina Community

December 9, 2020 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
YWCA Lancaster, 110 North Lime Street
Lancaster, PA 17602 United States
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YWCA Lancaster Board Member Kesha Morant Williams will facilitate a discussion focusing on youth empowerment, exposing marginalized youth to options and opportunities for support, mentorship and guidance. The topic will be HIV/AIDS Still Exists! The Current Impact in The African American and Latinx Community. Panelists include: Heather Doyle, Former Medical Case Manager, Alder Health Services Current Infectious Disease Program Specialist, PA Dept of Health Bureau of Epidemiology Venus Ricks, Equity Trainer and Strategy Specialist, YWCA Lancaster Gillian Sumpter, Community Coordinator,…

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Listen, Learn and Lead – December

December 21, 2020 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
YWCA Lancaster, 110 North Lime Street
Lancaster, PA 17602 United States
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For December we will host a virtual "Listen, Learn & Lead" session. Why our Antiracism must be Anti-Capitalist Americans spend billions each year between Black Friday and December 25th, but have we ever considered the ways that our consumer culture upholds white supremacy? In the rush to finish up our holiday shopping, let's slow down and think about our spending. Please join the CRGE team to explore the connections between capitalism and white supremacy; come for discussion and leave with…

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January 2021

Mobilize Through Movies

January 12 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
YWCA Lancaster, 110 North Lime Street
Lancaster, PA 17602 United States
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Every second Tuesday of the month from 7 – 8:30 p.m., join YWCA Lancaster and another community partner in discussing important topics such as racism, sexual violence, LGBTQ+ issues, and more through a documentary or series. Events will be taking place virtually on Zoom. For more information check out our Facebook page. January 12 – Moonlight with the Lancaster Changemakers’ Collective

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Rev Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Day

January 18 @ 9:30 am - 1:00 pm
YWCA Lancaster, 110 North Lime Street
Lancaster, PA 17602 United States
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For children: Join us for a series of zoom readings throughout the day, starting at 9:30 a.m. for the ages below. These readings are 1/2 hour in length and are appropriate for the age group listed. Children that participate will receive a bookmark, crayons, certificate, a cupcake coupon, and their own copy of the book while supplies last. Upon registration, you will receive a zoom link for your appropriate reading time. Special thanks to Willow Valley Communities for supplying the books.…

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March 2021

Kindergarten Wrap Registration Nights

March 2 @ 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
YWCA Lancaster, 110 North Lime Street
Lancaster, PA 17602 United States
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PLEASE JOIN US FOR KINDERGARTEN WRAP REGISTRATION NIGHT HELD AT YWCA LANCASTER Registration at YWCA Lancaster, 110 North Lime Street, Lancaster PA 17602: All fees are due upon registration to complete your enrollment. Please download and complete enrollment packet to speed up enrollment process. Preferred payment method is credit card. This is also the quickest. However, we also except cash and check payments. Packets are available on our website: ywcalancaster.org/programs/child-development/school-age-development/ In the event of a school closure due to inclement…

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Reclaiming Our Time

March 28 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
YWCA Lancaster, 110 North Lime Street
Lancaster, PA 17602 United States
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Dr. Yaba Blay RECLAIMING OUR TIME is a collective space for the Black and Brown community hosted by the YWCA Lancaster's Center for Racial and Gender Equity. This space recognizes the systemic inequities Black and Brown people endure while celebrating excellence and the unwavering ability to have joy. Together, this space will reclaim our time to gather, uplift, and mend as a people. The next session is on Sunday, March 28th at 6pm via ZOOM The topic is BLACKNESS & JOY ACROSS THE DIASPORA Enjoy this Dance through the…

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April 2021

7th Annual Clothing and Comfort Drive

April 1 @ 8:00 am - April 2 @ 4:00 pm
YWCA Lancaster, 110 North Lime Street
Lancaster, PA 17602 United States
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We are accepting monetary donations and NEW clothing or comfort items to support victim survivors of sexual abuse receiving medical care at local hospitals. Sexual assault is a crime. As a result, clothing and undergarments of victim survivors may be collected for evidence at the time of a SAFE exam. Many hospitals provide donated clothing to patients in order to replace the clothing collected for evidential purposes. With hundreds of victim/survivors seeking medical care, there is a huge need for…

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7th Annual Clothing and Comfort Drive

April 5 @ 8:00 am - April 9 @ 4:00 pm
YWCA Lancaster, 110 North Lime Street
Lancaster, PA 17602 United States
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We are accepting monetary donations and NEW clothing or comfort items to support victim survivors of sexual abuse receiving medical care at local hospitals. Sexual assault is a crime. As a result, clothing and undergarments of victim survivors may be collected for evidence at the time of a SAFE exam. Many hospitals provide donated clothing to patients in order to replace the clothing collected for evidential purposes. With hundreds of victim/survivors seeking medical care, there is a huge need for…

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New Choices Orientation

April 6 @ 2:30 pm - 3:30 pm
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YWCA Lancaster, 110 North Lime Street
Lancaster, PA 17602 United States
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DETAILS: Learn all about YWCA Lancaster’s New Choices Career Development Program. Deb St. Onge will be hosting an orientation to anyone that has questions about the class or any of the services that New Choices provides. Location: online via Zoom contact: Deb St. Onge at dstonge@ywcalancaster.org 717.869.6363

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Registration Night for Summer Camp

April 6 @ 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
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An event every day that begins at 5:00 pm, repeating until April 8, 2021

YWCA Lancaster, 110 North Lime Street
Lancaster, PA 17602 United States
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Registration nights for Summer Camp for both downtown and Penn Manor locations will take place at our Lime Street location. YWCA Lancaster Summer Camp offers care for children from the end of the school year until it begins again in the Fall. Day Camp is offered at sites throughout Lancaster County for students in the Penn Manor School District and School District of Lancaster. Campers receive a t-shirt celebrating the summer’s theme and a yearbook at the end of the…

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Registration Night for Summer Camp

April 8 @ 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
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An event every day that begins at 5:00 pm, repeating until April 8, 2021

YWCA Lancaster, 110 North Lime Street
Lancaster, PA 17602 United States
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Registration nights for Summer Camp for both downtown and Penn Manor locations will take place at our Lime Street location. YWCA Lancaster Summer Camp offers care for children from the end of the school year until it begins again in the Fall. Day Camp is offered at sites throughout Lancaster County for students in the Penn Manor School District and School District of Lancaster. Campers receive a t-shirt celebrating the summer’s theme and a yearbook at the end of the…

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7th Annual Clothing and Comfort Drive

April 12 @ 8:00 am - April 16 @ 4:00 pm
YWCA Lancaster, 110 North Lime Street
Lancaster, PA 17602 United States
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We are accepting monetary donations and NEW clothing or comfort items to support victim survivors of sexual abuse receiving medical care at local hospitals. Sexual assault is a crime. As a result, clothing and undergarments of victim survivors may be collected for evidence at the time of a SAFE exam. Many hospitals provide donated clothing to patients in order to replace the clothing collected for evidential purposes. With hundreds of victim/survivors seeking medical care, there is a huge need for…

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7th Annual Clothing and Comfort Drive

April 19 @ 8:00 am - April 23 @ 4:00 pm
YWCA Lancaster, 110 North Lime Street
Lancaster, PA 17602 United States
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We are accepting monetary donations and NEW clothing or comfort items to support victim survivors of sexual abuse receiving medical care at local hospitals. Sexual assault is a crime. As a result, clothing and undergarments of victim survivors may be collected for evidence at the time of a SAFE exam. Many hospitals provide donated clothing to patients in order to replace the clothing collected for evidential purposes. With hundreds of victim/survivors seeking medical care, there is a huge need for…

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Race Against Racism

April 24 - May 22
YWCA Lancaster, 110 North Lime Street
Lancaster, PA 17602 United States
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Run with us in our 23rd year and longest-running Race Against Racism in the country by racing your way April 24 – May 22, 2021. Run or walk a distance of 5K on our new self-guided course through historic Lancaster or choose your favorite trail, course or treadmill. The choice is yours! Don’t forget to share your photos on social using #RARLancaster! The Kids’ Fun Run is going virtual too! Kids 12 and under can participate in a 100 yard dash virtually.…

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7th Annual Clothing and Comfort Drive

April 26 @ 8:00 am - April 30 @ 5:00 pm
YWCA Lancaster, 110 North Lime Street
Lancaster, PA 17602 United States
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We are accepting monetary donations and NEW clothing or comfort items to support victim survivors of sexual abuse receiving medical care at local hospitals. Sexual assault is a crime. As a result, clothing and undergarments of victim survivors may be collected for evidence at the time of a SAFE exam. Many hospitals provide donated clothing to patients in order to replace the clothing collected for evidential purposes. With hundreds of victim/survivors seeking medical care, there is a huge need for…

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May 2021

Sexual Assault Hotline Training

May 3 @ 6:00 pm - 8:15 pm
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An event every week that begins at 6:00 pm on Monday, repeating until May 24, 2021

YWCA Lancaster, 110 North Lime Street
Lancaster, PA 17602 United States
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Dates: Mondays, Wednesdays & Fridays May 3rd- May 26th Time: 6-8:15 PM (6-9 on May 14th) Location: Zoom The training is 40 hours total: Approximately 22 live remote/18 independent on-line modules No fee to participate! Volunteers and calls remotely. Training is PCAR approved and may be transferable (upon successful completion) to other rape crisis centers in PA . Upon completion of the classes, individuals are required to complete an exit interview with Director in order to obtain a certificate of completion.

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New Choices Orientation

May 4 @ 2:30 pm - 3:30 pm
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An event every month that begins at 2:30 pm on day First of the month, repeating until January 4, 2022

YWCA Lancaster, 110 North Lime Street
Lancaster, PA 17602 United States
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DETAILS: Learn all about YWCA Lancaster’s New Choices Career Development Program. Deb St. Onge will be hosting an orientation to anyone that has questions about the class or any of the services that New Choices provides. Location: online via Zoom contact: Deb St. Onge at dstonge@ywcalancaster.org 717.869.6363

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Before and After School Registration Night

May 4 @ 4:30 pm - 6:30 pm
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An event every day that begins at 4:30 pm, repeating until May 6, 2021

YWCA Lancaster, 110 North Lime Street
Lancaster, PA 17602 United States
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THE 2021-2022 SCHOOL YEAR REGISTRATION FOR BEFORE AND AFTER SCHOOL WILL BE HELD ON THE FOLLOWING DAYS AND LOCATIONS:  All fees are due upon registration to complete your enrollment. Please download and complete enrollment packet to speed up enrollment process.  Our preferred method of payment is credit card. This is also the quickest. However, we also accept cash and check payments.  Packets are available on our website:   ywcalancaster.org/programs/child-development/school-age-development/  Registration at YWCA Lancaster 110 North Lime Street:  Tuesday, May 4, 2021 4:30-6:30 pm for Penn Manor Before and After School sites  Thursday, May…

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Sexual Assault Hotline Training

May 5 @ 6:00 pm - 8:15 pm
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An event every week that begins at 6:00 pm on Wednesday, repeating until May 26, 2021

YWCA Lancaster, 110 North Lime Street
Lancaster, PA 17602 United States
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Dates: Mondays, Wednesdays & Fridays May 3rd- May 26th Time: 6-8:15 PM (6-9 on May 14th) Location: Zoom The training is 40 hours total: Approximately 22 live remote/18 independent on-line modules No fee to participate! Volunteers and calls remotely. Training is PCAR approved and may be transferable (upon successful completion) to other rape crisis centers in PA . Upon completion of the classes, individuals are required to complete an exit interview with Director in order to obtain a certificate of completion.

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Before and After School Registration Night

May 6 @ 4:30 pm - 6:30 pm
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An event every day that begins at 4:30 pm, repeating until May 6, 2021

YWCA Lancaster, 110 North Lime Street
Lancaster, PA 17602 United States
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THE 2021-2022 SCHOOL YEAR REGISTRATION FOR BEFORE AND AFTER SCHOOL WILL BE HELD ON THE FOLLOWING DAYS AND LOCATIONS:  All fees are due upon registration to complete your enrollment. Please download and complete enrollment packet to speed up enrollment process.  Our preferred method of payment is credit card. This is also the quickest. However, we also accept cash and check payments.  Packets are available on our website:   ywcalancaster.org/programs/child-development/school-age-development/  Registration at YWCA Lancaster 110 North Lime Street:  Tuesday, May 4, 2021 4:30-6:30 pm for Penn Manor Before and After School sites  Thursday, May…

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Sexual Assault Hotline Training

May 7 @ 6:00 pm - 8:15 pm
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An event every week that begins at 6:00 pm on Friday, repeating until May 21, 2021

YWCA Lancaster, 110 North Lime Street
Lancaster, PA 17602 United States
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Dates: Mondays, Wednesdays & Fridays May 3rd- May 26th Time: 6-8:15 PM (6-9 on May 14th) Location: Zoom The training is 40 hours total: Approximately 22 live remote/18 independent on-line modules No fee to participate! Volunteers and calls remotely. Training is PCAR approved and may be transferable (upon successful completion) to other rape crisis centers in PA . Upon completion of the classes, individuals are required to complete an exit interview with Director in order to obtain a certificate of completion.

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Sexual Assault Hotline Training

May 10 @ 6:00 pm - 8:15 pm
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An event every week that begins at 6:00 pm on Monday, repeating until May 24, 2021

YWCA Lancaster, 110 North Lime Street
Lancaster, PA 17602 United States
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Dates: Mondays, Wednesdays & Fridays May 3rd- May 26th Time: 6-8:15 PM (6-9 on May 14th) Location: Zoom The training is 40 hours total: Approximately 22 live remote/18 independent on-line modules No fee to participate! Volunteers and calls remotely. Training is PCAR approved and may be transferable (upon successful completion) to other rape crisis centers in PA . Upon completion of the classes, individuals are required to complete an exit interview with Director in order to obtain a certificate of completion.

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Sexual Assault Hotline Training

May 12 @ 6:00 pm - 8:15 pm
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An event every week that begins at 6:00 pm on Wednesday, repeating until May 26, 2021

YWCA Lancaster, 110 North Lime Street
Lancaster, PA 17602 United States
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Dates: Mondays, Wednesdays & Fridays May 3rd- May 26th Time: 6-8:15 PM (6-9 on May 14th) Location: Zoom The training is 40 hours total: Approximately 22 live remote/18 independent on-line modules No fee to participate! Volunteers and calls remotely. Training is PCAR approved and may be transferable (upon successful completion) to other rape crisis centers in PA . Upon completion of the classes, individuals are required to complete an exit interview with Director in order to obtain a certificate of completion.

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Sexual Assault Hotline Training

May 14 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
YWCA Lancaster, 110 North Lime Street
Lancaster, PA 17602 United States
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Dates: Mondays, Wednesdays & Fridays May 3rd- May 26th Time: 6-8:15 PM (6-9 on May 14th) Location: Zoom The training is 40 hours total: Approximately 22 live remote/18 independent on-line modules No fee to participate! Volunteers and calls remotely. Training is PCAR approved and may be transferable (upon successful completion) to other rape crisis centers in PA . Upon completion of the classes, individuals are required to complete an exit interview with Director in order to obtain a certificate of completion.

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Sexual Assault Hotline Training

May 17 @ 6:00 pm - 8:15 pm
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An event every week that begins at 6:00 pm on Monday, repeating until May 24, 2021

YWCA Lancaster, 110 North Lime Street
Lancaster, PA 17602 United States
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Dates: Mondays, Wednesdays & Fridays May 3rd- May 26th Time: 6-8:15 PM (6-9 on May 14th) Location: Zoom The training is 40 hours total: Approximately 22 live remote/18 independent on-line modules No fee to participate! Volunteers and calls remotely. Training is PCAR approved and may be transferable (upon successful completion) to other rape crisis centers in PA . Upon completion of the classes, individuals are required to complete an exit interview with Director in order to obtain a certificate of completion.

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Sexual Assault Hotline Training

May 19 @ 6:00 pm - 8:15 pm
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An event every week that begins at 6:00 pm on Wednesday, repeating until May 26, 2021

YWCA Lancaster, 110 North Lime Street
Lancaster, PA 17602 United States
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Dates: Mondays, Wednesdays & Fridays May 3rd- May 26th Time: 6-8:15 PM (6-9 on May 14th) Location: Zoom The training is 40 hours total: Approximately 22 live remote/18 independent on-line modules No fee to participate! Volunteers and calls remotely. Training is PCAR approved and may be transferable (upon successful completion) to other rape crisis centers in PA . Upon completion of the classes, individuals are required to complete an exit interview with Director in order to obtain a certificate of completion.

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Sexual Assault Hotline Training

May 21 @ 6:00 pm - 8:15 pm
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An event every week that begins at 6:00 pm on Friday, repeating until May 21, 2021

YWCA Lancaster, 110 North Lime Street
Lancaster, PA 17602 United States
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Dates: Mondays, Wednesdays & Fridays May 3rd- May 26th Time: 6-8:15 PM (6-9 on May 14th) Location: Zoom The training is 40 hours total: Approximately 22 live remote/18 independent on-line modules No fee to participate! Volunteers and calls remotely. Training is PCAR approved and may be transferable (upon successful completion) to other rape crisis centers in PA . Upon completion of the classes, individuals are required to complete an exit interview with Director in order to obtain a certificate of completion.

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Listen, Learn and Lead

May 24 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
YWCA Lancaster, 110 North Lime Street
Lancaster, PA 17602 United States
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Distant Lands & Shared Experiences:  The session will focus on storytelling and the impact of colonization across the globe and in the US today. Panelists will explore how, as descendants of colonized lands, they’ve internalized values of white supremacy, patriarchy, and capitalism. The idea is that we will write a letter to each other about “colonization, identity, home, and belonging”. The LLL will be us giving a brief frame of colonization and the transatlantic slave trade and then a reading…

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Sexual Assault Hotline Training

May 24 @ 6:00 pm - 8:15 pm
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An event every week that begins at 6:00 pm on Monday, repeating until May 24, 2021

YWCA Lancaster, 110 North Lime Street
Lancaster, PA 17602 United States
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Dates: Mondays, Wednesdays & Fridays May 3rd- May 26th Time: 6-8:15 PM (6-9 on May 14th) Location: Zoom The training is 40 hours total: Approximately 22 live remote/18 independent on-line modules No fee to participate! Volunteers and calls remotely. Training is PCAR approved and may be transferable (upon successful completion) to other rape crisis centers in PA . Upon completion of the classes, individuals are required to complete an exit interview with Director in order to obtain a certificate of completion.

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Sexual Assault Hotline Training

May 26 @ 6:00 pm - 8:15 pm
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An event every week that begins at 6:00 pm on Wednesday, repeating until May 26, 2021

YWCA Lancaster, 110 North Lime Street
Lancaster, PA 17602 United States
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Dates: Mondays, Wednesdays & Fridays May 3rd- May 26th Time: 6-8:15 PM (6-9 on May 14th) Location: Zoom The training is 40 hours total: Approximately 22 live remote/18 independent on-line modules No fee to participate! Volunteers and calls remotely. Training is PCAR approved and may be transferable (upon successful completion) to other rape crisis centers in PA . Upon completion of the classes, individuals are required to complete an exit interview with Director in order to obtain a certificate of completion.

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June 2021

New Choices Orientation

June 1 @ 2:30 pm - 3:30 pm
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An event every month that begins at 2:30 pm on day First of the month, repeating until January 4, 2022

YWCA Lancaster, 110 North Lime Street
Lancaster, PA 17602 United States
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DETAILS: Learn all about YWCA Lancaster’s New Choices Career Development Program. Deb St. Onge will be hosting an orientation to anyone that has questions about the class or any of the services that New Choices provides. Location: online via Zoom contact: Deb St. Onge at dstonge@ywcalancaster.org 717.869.6363

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New Choices Career Development Class

June 7 @ 9:30 am - 11:30 am
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An event every day that begins at 9:30 am, repeating until June 11, 2021

YWCA Lancaster, 110 North Lime Street
Lancaster, PA 17602 United States
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New Choices Career Development Program is a life-changing opportunity for Lancaster, York and Chester County’s individuals in transition to achieve economic self-sufficiency through personal development, career guidance, and job training. New Choices is funded through the Pennsylvania Women Work office of the Pennsylvania Department of Labor and Industry. Our last course will be offered June 7 - 11, 1:30 - 3:30 p.m., completely FREE of charge. Upon the successful completion of the program, New Choices offers valuable scholarship opportunities for students to…

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New Choices Career Development Class

June 8 @ 9:30 am - 11:30 am
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An event every day that begins at 9:30 am, repeating until June 11, 2021

YWCA Lancaster, 110 North Lime Street
Lancaster, PA 17602 United States
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New Choices Career Development Program is a life-changing opportunity for Lancaster, York and Chester County’s individuals in transition to achieve economic self-sufficiency through personal development, career guidance, and job training. New Choices is funded through the Pennsylvania Women Work office of the Pennsylvania Department of Labor and Industry. Our last course will be offered June 7 - 11, 1:30 - 3:30 p.m., completely FREE of charge. Upon the successful completion of the program, New Choices offers valuable scholarship opportunities for students to…

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New Choices Career Development Class

June 9 @ 9:30 am - 11:30 am
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An event every day that begins at 9:30 am, repeating until June 11, 2021

YWCA Lancaster, 110 North Lime Street
Lancaster, PA 17602 United States
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New Choices Career Development Program is a life-changing opportunity for Lancaster, York and Chester County’s individuals in transition to achieve economic self-sufficiency through personal development, career guidance, and job training. New Choices is funded through the Pennsylvania Women Work office of the Pennsylvania Department of Labor and Industry. Our last course will be offered June 7 - 11, 1:30 - 3:30 p.m., completely FREE of charge. Upon the successful completion of the program, New Choices offers valuable scholarship opportunities for students to…

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New Choices Career Development Class

June 10 @ 9:30 am - 11:30 am
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An event every day that begins at 9:30 am, repeating until June 11, 2021

YWCA Lancaster, 110 North Lime Street
Lancaster, PA 17602 United States
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New Choices Career Development Program is a life-changing opportunity for Lancaster, York and Chester County’s individuals in transition to achieve economic self-sufficiency through personal development, career guidance, and job training. New Choices is funded through the Pennsylvania Women Work office of the Pennsylvania Department of Labor and Industry. Our last course will be offered June 7 - 11, 1:30 - 3:30 p.m., completely FREE of charge. Upon the successful completion of the program, New Choices offers valuable scholarship opportunities for students to…

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New Choices Career Development Class

June 11 @ 9:30 am - 11:30 am
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An event every day that begins at 9:30 am, repeating until June 11, 2021

YWCA Lancaster, 110 North Lime Street
Lancaster, PA 17602 United States
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New Choices Career Development Program is a life-changing opportunity for Lancaster, York and Chester County’s individuals in transition to achieve economic self-sufficiency through personal development, career guidance, and job training. New Choices is funded through the Pennsylvania Women Work office of the Pennsylvania Department of Labor and Industry. Our last course will be offered June 7 - 11, 1:30 - 3:30 p.m., completely FREE of charge. Upon the successful completion of the program, New Choices offers valuable scholarship opportunities for students to…

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American Red Cross Blood Drive

June 23 @ 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
YWCA Lancaster, 110 North Lime Street
Lancaster, PA 17602 United States
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Blood Donor Shortage There is a critical need for blood. The Red Cross is following FDA blood donation eligibility guidance for those who receive a COVID-19 vaccination. If you receive a vaccine, knowing the name of the manufacturer (e.g. Pfizer, Moderna or Johnson and Johnson) is important in determining your eligibility. In most cases, there’s no deferral time if you receive a vaccine.  Learn More»

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July 2021

New Choices Orientation

July 6 @ 2:30 pm - 3:30 pm
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An event every month that begins at 2:30 pm on day First of the month, repeating until January 4, 2022

YWCA Lancaster, 110 North Lime Street
Lancaster, PA 17602 United States
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DETAILS: Learn all about YWCA Lancaster’s New Choices Career Development Program. Deb St. Onge will be hosting an orientation to anyone that has questions about the class or any of the services that New Choices provides. Location: online via Zoom contact: Deb St. Onge at dstonge@ywcalancaster.org 717.869.6363

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Pre-K Counts Registration Night

July 22 @ 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
YWCA Lancaster, 110 North Lime Street
Lancaster, PA 17602 United States
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All fees are due upon registration to complete your enrollment. Please download and complete enrollment packet to speed up enrollment process. Our preferred method of payment is credit card. This is also the quickest. However, we also accept cash and check payments. Packets are available on our website: ywcalancaster.org/programs/child-development/school-age-development/ Pre K Counts is a FREE tuition Kindergarten readiness program from the hours of 8 am – 2 pm. There is WRAP around program available from 7 – 8 am and…

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New Choices Graduation Ceremony

July 28 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
YWCA Lancaster, 110 North Lime Street
Lancaster, PA 17602 United States
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Hats off to the New Choices Classes of the pandemic and on a job well done. Together we have learned, grown, laughed, and cried. It is time for each of us to move onto a new path.

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August 2021

New Choices Orientation

August 3 @ 2:30 pm - 3:30 pm
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An event every month that begins at 2:30 pm on day First of the month, repeating until January 4, 2022

YWCA Lancaster, 110 North Lime Street
Lancaster, PA 17602 United States
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DETAILS: Learn all about YWCA Lancaster’s New Choices Career Development Program. Deb St. Onge will be hosting an orientation to anyone that has questions about the class or any of the services that New Choices provides. Location: online via Zoom contact: Deb St. Onge at dstonge@ywcalancaster.org 717.869.6363

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Mobilize through Movies

August 10 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
YWCA Lancaster, 110 North Lime Street
Lancaster, PA 17602 United States
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Mobilize Through Movies is a monthly series hosted by YWCA Lancaster that focuses on social justice related films, series, and videos. Events will be taking place virtually on Zoom. For more information check out our Facebook page. This August we will be discussing the Netflix documentary Crip Camp. The film follows the activism and community within a group of disabled youth fighting for disability rights and justice. This event's panelists include: Maureen Westcott, Executive Director of The Arc Lancaster Lebanon,…

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Empowerment Day

August 12 @ 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
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An event every day that begins at 9:00 am, repeating until August 17, 2021

YWCA Lancaster, 110 North Lime Street
Lancaster, PA 17602 United States
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YWCA Lancaster is offering a FREE day camp for female-identifying children, ages 9-14, titled “Empowerment Day.” The day will focus on self-love and empowerment by building connections with others and exploring one’s own experiences. Throughout the day, children will participate in crafts, discussion, and activities related to topics such as gender roles, self-esteem, body-image, drug and alcohol prevention, relationships, and more. A free lunch will be provided by Blazin’ J’s including chicken sandwiches, salad, and chips. Unfortunately at this time,…

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Empowerment Day

August 16 @ 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
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An event every day that begins at 9:00 am, repeating until August 17, 2021

YWCA Lancaster, 110 North Lime Street
Lancaster, PA 17602 United States
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YWCA Lancaster is offering a FREE day camp for female-identifying children, ages 9-14, titled “Empowerment Day.” The day will focus on self-love and empowerment by building connections with others and exploring one’s own experiences. Throughout the day, children will participate in crafts, discussion, and activities related to topics such as gender roles, self-esteem, body-image, drug and alcohol prevention, relationships, and more. A free lunch will be provided by Blazin’ J’s including chicken sandwiches, salad, and chips. Unfortunately at this time,…

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Empowerment Day

August 17 @ 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
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An event every day that begins at 9:00 am, repeating until August 17, 2021

YWCA Lancaster, 110 North Lime Street
Lancaster, PA 17602 United States
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YWCA Lancaster is offering a FREE day camp for female-identifying children, ages 9-14, titled “Empowerment Day.” The day will focus on self-love and empowerment by building connections with others and exploring one’s own experiences. Throughout the day, children will participate in crafts, discussion, and activities related to topics such as gender roles, self-esteem, body-image, drug and alcohol prevention, relationships, and more. A free lunch will be provided by Blazin’ J’s including chicken sandwiches, salad, and chips. Unfortunately at this time,…

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Racial Equity Institute

August 25 @ 9:30 am - 1:00 pm
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An event every day that begins at 9:30 am, repeating until August 27, 2021

YWCA Lancaster, 110 North Lime Street
Lancaster, PA 17602 United States
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YWCA LANCASTER PRESENTS THE RACIAL EQUITY INSTITUTE – IN PERSON: Today, we remain committed to ensuring that we show up to advocate against the oppression that many groups and individuals endure. During these unprecedented times, everyone is trying to understand and respond as quickly as possible. Our mission of eliminating racism and empowering women is more crucial now than ever before. This is an intensive, multi-day training that arms participants with a foundational analysis of the systemic and institutional power of racism. Participants…

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Racial Equity Institute

August 26 @ 9:30 am - 1:00 pm
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An event every day that begins at 9:30 am, repeating until August 27, 2021

YWCA Lancaster, 110 North Lime Street
Lancaster, PA 17602 United States
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YWCA LANCASTER PRESENTS THE RACIAL EQUITY INSTITUTE – IN PERSON: Today, we remain committed to ensuring that we show up to advocate against the oppression that many groups and individuals endure. During these unprecedented times, everyone is trying to understand and respond as quickly as possible. Our mission of eliminating racism and empowering women is more crucial now than ever before. This is an intensive, multi-day training that arms participants with a foundational analysis of the systemic and institutional power of racism. Participants…

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Racial Equity Institute

August 27 @ 9:30 am - 1:00 pm
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An event every day that begins at 9:30 am, repeating until August 27, 2021

YWCA Lancaster, 110 North Lime Street
Lancaster, PA 17602 United States
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YWCA LANCASTER PRESENTS THE RACIAL EQUITY INSTITUTE – IN PERSON: Today, we remain committed to ensuring that we show up to advocate against the oppression that many groups and individuals endure. During these unprecedented times, everyone is trying to understand and respond as quickly as possible. Our mission of eliminating racism and empowering women is more crucial now than ever before. This is an intensive, multi-day training that arms participants with a foundational analysis of the systemic and institutional power of racism. Participants…

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September 2021

New Choices Orientation

September 7 @ 2:30 pm - 3:30 pm
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An event every month that begins at 2:30 pm on day First of the month, repeating until January 4, 2022

YWCA Lancaster, 110 North Lime Street
Lancaster, PA 17602 United States
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DETAILS: Learn all about YWCA Lancaster’s New Choices Career Development Program. Deb St. Onge will be hosting an orientation to anyone that has questions about the class or any of the services that New Choices provides. Location: online via Zoom contact: Deb St. Onge at dstonge@ywcalancaster.org 717.869.6363

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October 2021

Adult Survivor Gathering

October 4, 2021 @ 7:00 pm - February 7, 2022 @ 8:00 pm
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An event every month that begins at 7:00 pm on day First of the month, repeating until October 4, 2021

YWCA Lancaster, 110 North Lime Street
Lancaster, PA 17602 United States
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The first Monday of each month, the YWCA Lancaster's Sexual Assault Counseling Center will be hosting a gathering for any adults who have experienced sexual assault. This gathering is intended to provide survivors with a safe space to connect with peers who have shared experiences. Social distancing does not have to mean disconnecting from support, peers, and gatherings. Please meet us online to virtually gather with other survivors and SAPCC counselors. Please use the Zoom Meeting ID of 824 3905…

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New Choices Orientation

October 5 @ 2:30 pm - 3:30 pm
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An event every month that begins at 2:30 pm on day First of the month, repeating until January 4, 2022

YWCA Lancaster, 110 North Lime Street
Lancaster, PA 17602 United States
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DETAILS: Learn all about YWCA Lancaster’s New Choices Career Development Program. Deb St. Onge will be hosting an orientation to anyone that has questions about the class or any of the services that New Choices provides. Location: online via Zoom contact: Deb St. Onge at dstonge@ywcalancaster.org 717.869.6363

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