Category Archives: Events & Actvities

Business Leaders’ Breakfast – Lancaster

Veterans Events

We are back to face-to-face events for 2022! See our schedule of upcoming Vet Cafe’s and other Veterans events below.   All events are free for all Veterans, any era, any service branch.
Friends and family are welcome.  
All events are at the U.S. Army Heritage and Education Center, 950 Soldiers Drive, Carlisle, PA, unless otherwise noted.   SPACE IS LIMITED, please RSVP.  
2022 EVENTS   Friday, September 16, 6 PM – 8 PM   MIA/POW Day Dinner and Ceremony  
Thursday, October 20, 8 AM – 10 AM   Veterans’ Café Breakfast and Conversation  
Thursday, November 10, 5 PM – 6 PM   Veterans’ Day Watchfire Ceremony  

For more information please contact:   Jeff Hawks Director of Education and Veterans Outreach Army Heritage Center Foundation 717-258-1102   PLEASE JOIN US IN THANKING OUR SPONSORS WHO MAKE THESE EVENTS POSSIBLE      What’s your story?  

Memory Loss & Aging: Myths & Reality Thursday, September 15 – 10 a.m. to 12 p.m.

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Memory Loss & Aging: Myths & Reality Thursday, September 15 – 10 a.m. to 12 p.m. Cost: $10

2.0 Social Work CEUs available
This program is made possible through a grant from the Mechanicsburg Area Community Foundation, a regional Foundation of The Foundation for Enhancing Communities. To register or learn more about the webinar below, please click on the image of the webinar.  
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Lancaster County Joining Forces

September 2, 2022

Fall events and offerings from Donegal Substance Abuse Alliance (DSAA) in Mount Joy which include:

·         Yoga on Monday evenings

·         Grief Group – both online and in-person options

·         Game Night – First Friday of the month (ages 16 and older)

·         Family Support Group – online and in-person options

·         Volunteering – learn about opportunities available to volunteer for DSAA

Ø  RSVP today for the Fall Joining Forces Community Forum on Friday, September 30th. Additional details including agenda and RSVP instructions are on the invitation.

Ø  The Let’s Talk Lancaster Steering committee invites you to join us for a Fall Mental Health Summit on Wednesday, October 5th.  Additional details including agenda and RSVP instructions are on the invitation.

Ø  Don’t miss two family friendly opportunities!

·         Strengthening Families PREVIEW events at The Factory Ministries

·         Strengthening Families Sessions starting on October 4th

Free September Events

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High Tech + High Touch:
Sensi.Ai + Teepa Snow’s PAC

Live on Linkedin – September 6th at 2 pm EDT High Tech + High Touch: 

Early Detection and Care for Those Living with Cognitive Challenges

Tuesday, September 6, 2022, 2:00 pm EDT
What happens when you combine Sensi.AI high-tech audio tracking of anomalies in level of cognition and care interactions with Teepa’s incredible high-touch support videos to explain why you might be seeing changes, what you can try differently, and where you can build more skills? Learn more about this new venture into high-tech with high-touch.
Register for the Free Live Webinar on Linkedin >>>Care Partner Support Series
Every Wednesday
September 7 – October 5, 2022
7:00 pm – 8:30 pm ET (-4 GMT)
Seeing the GEMS Workbook Webinar with Teepa Snow
September 8, 2022
3:00 pm – 4:00 pm ET (-4 GMT)Seeing the GEMS Workbook
 expands on GEMS information and provides quizzes and exercises to reinforce your learning and grow your ability to recognize each GEMS State. The August Online Dementia Journal is now available!

This month we discussed Sexuality, Intimacy, and Dementia Care

Upcoming Courses and Certifications Browse Upcoming Certifications >>PAC Champion Courses 1-4
Wednesday, September 7, 14, 21, and 28, 2022
6:00 pm – 8:00 pm ET (-4 GMT)8 hours of training for only $175 USD Champion 1:
 Positive Physical Approach™ (PPA): Learn to make interactions more positive for all Champion 2: Hand-under-Hand® (HuH): Begin to appreciate the use of touch to close the loop on communication Champion 3: Adapt your approach for the different GEMS® States Champion 4: GEMS® State Recognition: Notice what skills remain at each step of this journey Register for all 4 Champion Courses >>Upcoming Free Events and Content Positive Approach to Care (PAC) offers FREE
dementia care events every week for care partners like you. View Calendar of FREE PAC EventsBrain Connection Café
Monday, September 5, 2022
Canceled Due to HolidayFREE activity open to anyone! Ask Teepa Anything
Wednesday, September 7, 2022
7:00 pm – 8:30 pm ET (-4 GMT)FREE activity open to anyone!
Bingo with Creativity Café
Monday, September 12, 2022
3:00 pm – 4:00 pm ET (-4 GMT)FREE activity open to anyone! Have questions? We are happy to help!

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Join the PA Link for Berks-Lancaster-Lebanon Counties mini-summit in person or virtually!

Lancaster Chamber Digest

August 29, 2022
This fall, we’re launching two opportunities for your business to market your goods & services in our local community. Advertising in our Expo Marketplace, focused on business-to-business customers, and the Gift & Giving Guide, focused on B2B and business-to-holiday consumers, will elevate your brand, create opportunities for connection, and make it easy for your business to invest in our local economy!Join us on Wednesday, October 26th as we officially launch both publications with a night of celebration and networking. All businesses that have purchased ads in either the Business Expo Marketplace or Gift Giving Guide publications will have the opportunity to have a company display table to promote their provided services and offerings and will receive 2 complimentary tickets to the event! REGISTER FOR LAUNCH PARTY!

September 13th – October 25th 
This is a new course offering from the Lancaster Chamber that will include four, 3-hour work sessions. Work sessions will include presentations on key Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion concepts, opportunities for self-discovery, and small discussion groups.
September 21st – January 18th
Virtual opportunity for you to learn to how lead confidently, communicate effectively and manage intentionally at this 9 session course. New Manager Academy attendees will have the knowledge and skills they need to succeed in their jobs and careers. 
October 10th – November 21st 
Are you new to sales or want to continue your professional development? This is a 6-week academy all about equipping you with better tools to manage yourself, your resources, & your relationships in order to meet your business development and revenue goals.  
LEARN MORE | REGISTER SAVE THE DATE! Join us at our September 21st Mixer as we continue our 150th Anniversary Celebration at Lancaster History!  We are excited to celebrate Lancaster’s business history through the launch of the Lancaster History Journal publication. REGISTER

Selling Series: How to Sell in a Virtual World

September 8, 2022

WIB Connect – Waltz Vineyards
September 8, 2022

New Member Orientation

September 13, 2022

YPN Mixer – Pop Up Lancaster Beer Gardens
September 14, 2022

YPN Leadership Accelerator: Effective Communication
September 15, 2022

HR Roundtable: Work-Based Learning
September 20, 2022

Industry Tour – Penn State Health Lancaster Medical Center
September 21, 2022

15 in 15: Upskilling and Reskilling

September 8, 2022

SBS: The Importance of Language Services
September 27, 2022

September 30, 2022

Healing Heroes 5K Run/Walk & FUN Run – York, PA

 Saturday, October 22, 2022                     

10:00AM 5K / 10:45 1 Mile Fun Run

WHO:  Runners of all ages.  Gather your family, friends and co-workers.  Walkers are also invited to participate using the same course. The course is stroller and wheelchair accessible. 

WHAT:  5k Run/Walk Benefits Healing Heroes, Inc

Healing Heroes Inc is a non profit that provides healthy outlets for our veterans, first responders and their families through physical and emotional activities such as horseback riding, horsemanship and fitness.

WHERE: John Rudy Park York, PA. The course will be in the park.  This run/walk will be in the grass area or choose the paved walkway.

WHEN: Saturday, October 22nd, 2022

8:30 a.m. – Registration begins

10:00 a.m.– 5K Run begins

10:45 a.m. – 1 mile Fun Run/Walk

Awards immediately following 5k

400 Mundis Race Road York, pa 17406

QUESTIONS: Call Tia Long-717-487-4134

HOW: Complete the form below and submit appropriate amount.

       Check/Money order payable to Healing Heroes, Inc

Mailed to: Stellar Fitness/Tia Long-50 N. Northern Way York, pa 17402

5k Entry Fee: $25 if registered by Oct. 9th to receive a Healing Heroes

5K shirt. The fee for entries received after Oct. 9th, including

Race Day, is $30 T-shirts available while supplies last. Size requests will be honored to the best of our ability but size may be substituted.

1 Mile Fun Run Fee: Event is for kids & those who don’t want to run or walk the 5k. if registered by October 9th $15.  The fee for entries received after Oct. 9th including race day is $20.   T-shirts and Awards are not included for this event.  

5k AWARDS: Medal will be presented to Overall Male and

Female Champion. Medals presented to top three (3) Male and three

(3) Female finishers in each of the following age backets: 14 and under, 15-19 years, 20-29 years, 30-39 years, 40-49 years, 50-59 years, 60-69
years, 70+ years.

RESULTS: Finish line and timing service by Pretzel City Sports.
Race Results posted on

50+ Expo at Spooky Nook Sports – September 21

Fly-in/Drive-in Breakfast Event