Category Archives: Around the County

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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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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Dobbin House

Edited 4/7/17–The Dobbin House is again offering free tours for 2017.  It’s really a great overview of just how much has happened in Adams county since it’s founding. Looking for a different field trip in the Gettysburg Area?  The Famous … Continue reading

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Cooking Classes

Hollabaugh Brothers’ Orchard in Biglerville has 3 cooking classes for kids planned for the rest of this year. Below is the keys points but check the website for more details.  All supplies are included in the cost. If you are interested … Continue reading

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New Oxford Orange Car

Did you know that you can get fresh fruit and benefit your local community?  That’s right, the New Oxford Lions Club Orange Car is all set up and doing buisness again this year.  They sell Navels, Tangerines, Grapefruit, Tangelos, Apples … Continue reading

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