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Box Day!

Box Day is always so exciting, even this year when at least half of the box is not new to me.  This year’s box contains items for 5 of the 6 kids, yes I’m schooling 6 kids this year.  The … Continue reading

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Solar Eclipse

Yes, Yes, I know, everyone is talking about the upcoming solar eclipse so I though it only kind to share some resources for this.  After all this is the kind of thing us homeschoolers live for right?  It’s like the … Continue reading

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Ford Family Day–August 5th

Did you know that the Ford Motor Company is sponsoring a day of free educational events at the Gettysburg National Park and Museum?  What a great way to spend a Saturday!  You get to see the Cyclorama, Museum, and film … Continue reading

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GO Adams County!

A few years ago as part of the library’s summer reading program there was something called “Roads to Freedom”.  The kids and I loved it.  Then for various reasons, they had to discontinue it.  I’m so excited they brought back … Continue reading

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Summer Fun from A-Z

  A- Appalachian Trail B-  Berry Picking C- Caledonia D- Devil’s den E-  escape rooms or 1863 Escape F- farmer’s market G-  Golf-mini H- Hollabaugh’s I- indoor playground at The Street J- join up with friends K-kids kingdom L- Littlestown community … Continue reading

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Virtual College Fair

If you have a high school student you might be starting to talk about, look at, explore colleges.  It can be overwhel,in to say the least.  Where to do start, how do you possibly visit all you options or narrow … Continue reading

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FACE Co-Op’s Graduation Curriculum/Yard Sale

  The Hanover based co-op FACE is having a curriculum/yard sale hosted by their graduating class on on May 13th at St. Paul’s Evangelical Lutheran Church.  You can participate by either buying a spot and selling or shopping or BOTH!  If … Continue reading

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East Coast Animal Rescue

Did you know Adams County was home to an exotic animal rescue sanctuary?  I know it’s hard to believe that our little area has such a thing but we do.  Located in Fairfield it is home to more than 40 species … Continue reading

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York Home School Association Expo

York Homeschool Association Expo is coming up on 4/22!  Held from 10-3 at Church of the Open Door there is something for everyone. Things this Expo offer include: Seminars Various College Reps Young Entrepreneur Section And of course other homeschoolers … Continue reading

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Oakes Museum spring programs

Oakes museum has their spring programs up on their website. If you aren’t familiar with them, located at Messiah college Oakes Museum of Natual history is a museum and learning center offering programs for homeschoolers, scouts, and has a … Continue reading

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