Connector plans unveiled on Jan. 23 Two plans to connect Quarryville's State St. district to the Low Grade Rail Trail will be unveiled during a public meeting at 7 p.m. at the borough hall, 300 St. Catherine St. There will be time to comment on the two plans; the public is invited to attend.
Free meal to be served Jan. 24 Little Britain Presbyterian Church, 255 Little Britain Church Rd., Peach Bottom, will serve a free community meal at 5:30 p.m. The public is invited to attend.
Free field trip set for Jan. 25 The Lancaster County Bird Club will hold a free field trip to Safe Harbor Dam and Observation Rd., starting at 9 a.m. The trip is for beginning birdwatchers but is open to all. Loaner binoculars will be available. Participants must register with the group leader before the day of the trip. To register, call 717-393-9030.
Buffet breakfast to be served Jan. 25 Oxford United Methodist Church, 18 Addison St., will serve a buffet breakfast from 7 to 10 a.m. Admission is $7 for adults and $3 for children age three through 10; children younger than three may eat free. The public is welcome.
Soup, sub sale to be held Jan. 25 West Willow Fire Company, 192 West Willow Rd., will hold a chicken corn soup, sub, and bake sale from 9 a.m. until sold out. Please bring your own soup container; do not bring a glass container.
Free meal to be served Jan. 25 Flowing Oil Café will serve a free meal at 5:30 p.m. at Faith Reformed Presbyterian Church, 611 Robert Fulton Highway, Quarryville. The public is invited to attend.
Open house set for Jan. 29 New Hope Community Life Ministry will hold an open house at its recently-renovated office, 248A Maple Ave., Quarryville, from 3:30 to 7:30 p.m. Light refreshments will be served. The public is invited to attend; RSVP to 717-786-2802 if possible.
Support group to meet on Feb. 5 Storm Riders, a free support group for people who have family members struggling with addiction, will meet at 7 p.m. at Memorial United Methodist Church, 101 S. Hess St., Quarryville. There is no cost to attend.
Gun show on Feb. 1 & 2 The Lancaster Muzzle Loading Rifle Association will hold its 63rd annual gun show at the Farm and Home Center, 1393 Arcadia Rd., Lancaster. The show will be open from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Saturday and from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Sunday. A $5 donation is suggested.
Apple dumplings available on Feb. 17 Members of Mt. Eden Evangelical Lutheran Church will hold their annual apple dumpling sale. Apple dumplings will be $7 for a pan of two and may be ordered by calling the church at 717-786-7565. The dumplings may be picked up at the church, 1241 May Post Office Rd., from 11 am. to 6 p.m. on Monday, February 17.
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The Quarryville Library, 357 Buck Rd., has scheduled the following events and programs: Tuesday January 21 10:30 a.m. to noon, Pre-K Meet-Up. A casual meet-up for parents with pre-school children. Best for children ages three through five with a parent or caregiver. Older and younger siblings welcome. Wednesday January 22 10:30 a.m. to noon, The Young and Restless. A time for toddlers and their caregivers to build literacy skills with books, rhymes, felt board, puppets, dancing, and crafts. Best for ages 18 months to three years. 1 to 2 p.m., Baby’s First Story Time. Stories, rhymes, and finger plays for ages birth through 17 months with their caregivers. Thursday January 23 10:30 to 11 a.m., Parachute Games. Songs, rhymes, and games to keep your young one moving, laughing, and having fun. For ages three through six years old with their caregivers. 6 p.m., Oh, Snap Circuits. Ages 8+, or 5+ with adult partner. Learn fundamental physical principles such as polarity, contact, current, series vs. parallel and short-circuits while ‘snapping’ together experiments that buzz, whistle, flash, fly, and more. For ages eight and older; children age five through seven may participate with an adult partner. Friday January 24 10:30 a.m., Wee Readers Family Storytime. A mix of stories, crafts, and songs. For young children and their caregivers. Saturday January 25 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., Book Sale. The Friends of the Quarryville Library will hold their monthly book sale. This month's sale features pet items and puzzles. 1 to 4:30 p.m., Dungeons and Dragons Club. For ages 12 through 19. Monday January 27 2:15 to 3:15 p.m., Bookmobile. The library system's bookmobile will be at Pleasant Valley Store, 420 Sproul Rd., Kirkwood. Tuesday, January 28 10 a.m. to 8 p.m., Book Sale. The Friends of the Quarryville Library will hold their monthly book sale. This month's sale features pet items and puzzles. 10:30 a.m. to noon, Pre-K Meet-Up A casual meet-up for parents with preschool-age children. Best for children age three through five with their caregivers; older and younger siblings welcome. 1 to 3:30 p.m., PA CareerLink Lancaster County will be at the Quarryville Library. To schedule your Career Counseling appointment, call (717) 509-5613 ext. 629. Wednesday January 29 10:30 a.m. to noon, The Young and Restless. A time for toddlers and their caregivers to build literacy skills with books, rhymes, felt board, puppets, dancing, and crafts. Best for ages 18 months to three years. 1 to 2 p.m., Baby’s First Story Time. Stories, rhymes, and finger plays for ages birth through 17 months with their caregivers. Friday, February 7 1 to 3 p.m., First Friday Movie. The film is about legendary performer Judy Garland arriving in London in the winter of 1968 to perform a series of sold-out concerts. The movie is rated PG. You may bring your own snacks. For more information about the library and its programs or to register for an event, call 717-786-1336, go to the library's website at www.quarryvillelibrary.org, or emailing email@example.com.