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Taxonomy Code: PS-8200

Programs that provide organized opportunities for individuals of all ages to pursue hobbies or other specific interests in cooperation with others who have the same interest, often through the medium of a club or society which is under the leadership of people who are knowledgeable or skilled in the area.

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Service NameDescriptionLocationProgramAgency
Computer ClassesHost computer classesDauphinNew Life ChurchNew Life Church
Family Issues RoundtableFamily Issues Roundtable seeks to strengthen York County families by providing networking and educational opportunities and events to a collaboration of representatives from community groups including human services, health, medical, clergy, government, education and persons from the general public. The target audience for educational meetings is human services professionals. Contact Alan Vandersloot to be added to the mailing list or for information about scheduled programs. Please visit the website for program descriptions.YorkFamily Issues RoundtableFamily Issues Roundtable
Gay Straight Alliance Student Club SupportOffers support and technical assistance for students, advisors and administrators starting a GSA at their school or who are looking for fresh ideas to renew their existing GSA. Also host an annual GSA Leadership Summit with workshops for students and professionals alike.DauphinLGBT Center of Central PA - HarrisburgLGBT Center of Central PA
Imhotep Institute Charter High School - CommuniversityProvides free community centered classes and workshops. Communiversity is the "Community's University" and the name embodies the mission of this educational outreach program. The goal of the Communiversity is to provide meaningful, relevant, empowering information to the community at large. Classes/Workshops include: - Afrikan Doll & Quilt-Making - Afrikan Drumming - Afrikan Hair Braiding - Basketball - Chess - Creative Arts - College Preparation - Computer Technology - Line Dancing - Small Business Development - TV/ Video Production - Vegetarian Cooking/ Health & WellnessPhiladelphiaImhotep Institute Charter High School - Philadelphia; West Oak LaneImhotep Institute Charter High School
LGBT Book ClubBook ClubDauphinLGBT Center of Central PA - HarrisburgLGBT Center of Central PA
Meyersdale Public Library Friends of the Library Reading ClubThe Friends of the Library Reading Club provides organized opportunities for individuals who have an interest in reading to meet with others to review and discuss all forms of literature. Included are Internet-based virtual clubs, WebRings devoted to the subject and clubs where members meet face-to-face.SomersetMeyersdale Public LibraryMeyersdale Public Library
Meyersdale Public Library Genealogy DepartmentThe Library provides opportunities for individuals who have an interest in their ancestry to explore their family lineage.SomersetMeyersdale Public LibraryMeyersdale Public Library
Miniature Railroad Club of York, Inc.Mission: To Promote The Hobby Of Model Railroading And Preserve Historic Railroading Items. Constructs And Operates An H.O. Model Railroad. Conducts Annual Model Railroad Exhibit. Tracks Go Around The Entire Inside Of The Building (40 X 80). Display Includes A Hand-Made Trussle, A Carnival With A Ferris Wheel, A Moving Ski Lift, Replicas Of Local Businesses, Etc.YorkMiniature Railroad Club of York, Inc.Miniature Railroad Club of York, Inc.
PA 211 EastA comprehensive information and referral program. The primary service is assessment of caller needs, followed by sharing of information about and referrals to appropriate resources that will address client needs, questions and concerns. Maintains an extensive database of health and human services, including non-profit agencies and government programs. Additional services include: - Production of the Where to Call Guide, a quick reference booklet of Lancaster County resources. - Website that showcases resources for each county served by PA 211 East - Compilation of seasonal resources, i.e. holiday and utility programs - Centralized intake for anyone experiencing homelessness in Lancaster County Donation Station for Lancaster County: a service that connects callers who have items to donate with agencies whose clients are in need of those items. LancasterUnited Way of Lancaster CountyUnited Way of Lancaster County
Saint Andrew's Episcopal Church of State College - Knitting MinistryPrograms that provide organized opportunities for individuals of all ages to pursue hobbies or other specific interests in cooperation with others who have the same interest, often through the medium of a club or society which is under the leadership of people who are knowledgeable or skilled in the area.CentreSaint Andrew's Episcopal Church of State College - Knitting MinistrySaint Andrew's Episcopal Church of State College
Schlow Centre Region Library Adult & Young Adult ActivitiesGeared for high school through Senior citizens. Includes author visits, presentations by experts, gaming and craft activities.CentreSchlow Centre Region Library Adult & Young Adult ActivitiesSchlow Centre Region Library
Schlow Centre Region Library Children's Book ClubsBook clubs for kids and their parents, including mother-daughter book clubs, father-son book clubs, and parent-child book clubs, have also become popular. Book clubs are a great way for parents and children to share books together. By reading books and discussing them together, you can share special time with your child, while helping him develop a love of reading and important language and literacy skills.CentreSchlow Centre Region Library Children's Book ClubsSchlow Centre Region Library
South Asian Association of LancasterPromotion of South Asian cultural heritage by activities of mutual interest.LancasterSouth Asian Association of LancasterSouth Asian Association of Lancaster
York County Astronomical Society - Club, Planetarium and Star WatchThe York County Astronomical Society, Inc. is a non-profit organization dedicated to the advancement of the science of astronomy. The Society operates The York Learning Center Planetarium bringing astronomy to the public, presenting astronomical shows and related astronomy programs of the night sky. Check the website for dates and times. The Society also sponsors public star watches each month, weather permitting, and private star watch sessions for school, scout, church, corporate, and other groups. Check the website for dates and times. Please, note that the Observatory is located at: 400 Mundis Race Road York, PA 17404YorkYork County Astronomical SocietyYork County Astronomical Society
York Road Runners ClubThe York Road Runners Club is dedicated to promoting running, racing, and healthy living in York County. You may find additional information on our FB Page: https://www.facebook.com/groups/YorkRoadRunnersClub/YorkYork Road Runners ClubYork Road Runners Club
York Youth SymphonyThe York Youth Symphony Orchestra is a nonprofit organization dedicated to helping talented high school age musicians in the Greater York Area enhance their musical experience by providing an environment where they can practice and perform at the very highest level. Established in 1957, the YYSO has continued to attract the very finest young musicians in the South Central Pennsylvania region. The orchestra is comprised of about 74 musicians, from grades 9 through 12, representing twenty school districts and home schooled students, mostly from York and Adams Counties. The orchestra rehearses Saturday mornings at William Penn Senior High School from September through April. Each season the YYSO performs three public concerts at the William Penn Performing Arts Center and also two "educational" concerts at local elementary or middle schools. Auditions are held each year in September. YorkYork Youth SymphonyYork Youth Symphony
Youth GroupActivities for children and youth (including religious education, fellowship, special interest groups, and mentoring.DauphinHarrisburg Brethren in Christ ChurchHarrisburg Brethren in Christ Church

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