TOPS to hold open houseTOPS (Take Off Pounds Sensibly), will hold an open house from 9 to 10:30 a.m. on Tuesday, Feb. 12, at Memorial United Methodist Church, South Hess Street, Quarryville, in Keeler Hall. Anyone interested in losing weight with a healthy diet plan and friendly support are welcome to attend. For more information, call Marie at 687-6311 or Janet at 464-4504. The snow date is Tuesday, Feb. 19.
Solanco Youth Baseball is sponsoring a Longaberger Basket/Eldreth Pottery Bingo at 2 p.m. on Sunday, Feb. 17 in the Hoffman Building on the Solanco Fairgrounds. The event will consist of 20 games of Bingo and a Blackout game (for an extra charge). Door prizes will be given out and food will be available. Raffle items will also be available to bid on. Tickets are $15. Doors open at 12:30 p.m. Come early and eat. Call 548-4259 for tickets or more information.
Grief Share group open to community Community members who have experienced the death of a family member or friend are invited to Grief Share, a weekly group that meets on Thursday evenings from 6:45 to 8:45 p.m. Jan. 31 - April 10 in the Fellowship Hall of Faith Presbyterian Church, 611 Robert Fulton Highway, Quarryville.
Grief Share features Christ-centered, biblical teaching on recovery topics associated with the death of a loved one. Included is a DVD seminar featuring top experts on grief and recovery subjects and people who have experienced a loved one's death. Opportunity is provided for small group discussion. Bereavement books/materials are available for participants to borrow. For more information, visit www.griefshare.org or call Pastor Gary Griffith at 786-7559.
Valentine's Day craft program at Quarryville Library Children ages 4 and up can come to the Quarryville Library to create a Valentine's Day card for someone special at 6 p.m. on Tuesday, Feb. 12. There is no fee for the program, and all craft supplies will be provided for those who sign up. Rojan Kilmer will be presenting the program. For more information, call 548-3106.
Cruisers to hold Snowball Dance The 8th annual Mid-Winter Snowball Dance, sponsored by Moonlite Cruisers, will be held Saturday, Feb. 9, from 7 to 11 p.m. at the Hoffman Building in Quarryville. The cost is $8 per person at the door. For more information, call Ray Wimer at 786-2796 or Mel Griest at 687-8247.
LCAA announces winter art classes The Lancaster County Art Association is offering nine art classes for adults and an art club for children during the winter months.
Classes and workshops in collage, pottery, precious metal clay, drawing, stained glass, and "the online artist" begin this month. A workshop on the basics of oil and acrylic will be held on two Saturdays in February and a landscape workshop in the same media will be held in March.