Check out our roundup of all the news and information you need from Dover, West York and Spring Grove for the week of Feb. 28 to March 6, 2014.

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Local residents in the military

Spring Grove Area Middle School names second marking period-honor roll students

Spring Grove Area High School names second marking period-honor roll students

West York Area High School names second marking period-honor roll students

Local library programs and events

Senior centers set menu, calendar for this week

This week's birthday kids

Community and college sports news for the area

West York

Upscale consignment boutique opens Saturday >> Twice Upscale Resale Consignment Boutique, 1419 W. Market St., West York, will celebrate its grand opening March 1.

Owners Bobbi Buchmyer and Angelica Friend are sisters and business partners who plan to offer an elegant, upscale consignment boutique in the 1,300-square-foot location.

Twice is open 5 to 8 p.m. Wednesdays through Fridays, 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturdays and noon to 5 p.m. Sundays.

Ellen Arndt of North Codorus Township submitted this photo to the Daily Record/Sunday News online weather gallery. Arndt writes: "This was made by
Ellen Arndt of North Codorus Township submitted this photo to the Daily Record/Sunday News online weather gallery. Arndt writes: "This was made by packing snow in a recycling bin and a 5 gallon bucket. Made by Nathan, Isaac and Titus Arndt." (Submitted)

For details, visit

Scrambled egg breakfast fundraiser >> September House Senior Center will hold a Scrambled Egg Breakfast Fundraiser from 7 to 10 a.m. March 8 at 1251 W. King St., West York. The cost is $4.25 or $6.50 with meat for adults and $2.10 or $3.25 with meat for children.

For details, call the center at 717-848-4417.

Play cash bingo at senior center >> Play cash bingo at 7 p.m. Wednesdays at September House Senior Center, 1251 W. King St., West York.

Doors open at 5 p.m. For details, call 717-848-4417.


Night of poetry >> A night of poetry from the Bard of Avon, "Sonnets, Sweets and Shakespeare," will be March 22. Eight of William Shakespeare's most memorable sonnets will be performed, including one from the well-known play "Romeo and Juliet." This enchanting evening will begin with period music at 6:30 p.m. and will continue into sonnets, then songs from modern-day poets until 8 p.m. It will take place at the social hall in Calvary Lutheran Church, 9 N. Main St., Dover. The cost is $5 per person. The event will be hosted by OrangeMite Studios, a nonprofit community arts organization that has been serving the Dover Area since 2008.

For details, call 717-814-1151 or visit

Hypnosis show >> The Brian Eslick comedy hypnosis show is appearing at 7 p.m. March 22 at the Dover High School Auditorium, 46 W. Canal St., Dover. This performance benefits the Dover football team. Tickets cost $8. Come show your support and have a great time.

For details or to purchase tickets, contact Ilene Breneman at 717-495-1426 or; or Barbie Blazosky at 717-887-0163 or

Fire company seeks volunteers >> Union Fire and Hose Company No. 1 of Dover is looking for volunteers. People looking to join either the ladies' auxiliary, junior firefighter, firefighter or fire police programs can call the fire station at 717-292-3131.

For details on community events or application information, visit or email

Dover Twp.

Ladies night out >> Head to the Bob Hoffman YMCA, 1705 Palomino Road, Dover Township, from 6 to 9 p.m. March 14, to shop and browse for a variety of unique items including jewelry, home products, clothing, handbags and more. The first 50 ladies to arrive (beginning at 5:45 p.m.) will receive a door prize. Bring an item to donate to New Life For Girls and fill out a door-prize drawing slip for each item you donate. Enjoy free chair massages, paraffin dips and mini-manicures. A free fitness class will be held from 6 to 7 p.m. Everyone is welcome, and there is no an admission fee.

For details, call Beth at the YMCA at 717-292-5622.

Faith, family, food night >> New Creation Community Church, 3005 Emig Mill Road, Dover Township, holds Faith, Family, and Food Nights on Wednesdays during the school year. A kid-friendly dinner will be served at 6 p.m., followed by adult bible study, youth group for teenagers, and faith-building but fun adventures for kids. Nursery care is also available. A small donation for dinner is suggested if you can afford it. The Wednesday night ministry runs until May. Everyone from the community is welcome.

For details, contact 717-764-0252 or or visit

Registration begins for preschool >> Register for the 2014-15 preschool at the Bob Hoffman YMCA, 1705 Palomino Road, Dover Township. Fall preschool classes begin Sept. 2. The YMCA provides a safe, nurturing environment where preschoolers 2 to 5 years old can learn, make new friends and reach their full potential.

For details or to register, call the YMCA at 717-292-5622.

East Berlin

Basket bingo >> East Berlin VFW Post 8896 will hold basket bingo March 16. Doors will open at 12:30 p.m., with bingo beginning at 2 p.m. Advance tickets cost $12, while tickets at the door cost $15. The event is sponsored by the Ladies Auxiliary VFW Post 8896 and benefits the Ladies Auxiliary Cancer Aid and Research Fund.

For details or to purchase tickets, call 717-292-4844 or 717-259-0996.

Spring Grove

Willy Wonka >> The Spring Grove Area High School will present Willy Wonka at 7 p.m. Feb. 28 and March 1, and at 2 p.m. March 1 and 2, in the Rohrbaugh Family Auditorium. The cost is $9 for adults and $7 for students. Preferred seating costs $2 more.

For details or ticket information, visit

Jones will speak on geology >> Jeri Jones, owner of Jones Geological Services in Spring Grove, is available to provide PowerPoint presentations to local civic organizations.

Available programs are:

• Scenic geologic features in Adams, York and Lancaster counties

• Time walk: The geologic history of southeastern Pennsylvania

• The 2008-09 Dillsburg earthquake swarm

• Gold in southeastern Pennsylvania

• Peach Bottom slate, once the best building slate in the world

• Geology and the battle of Gettysburg

• Tour of Cape Kennedy

For details, call 717-887-7103 or visit

Bingo and meal on Wednesdays >> Bingo games and a meal are on tap at the Friendship Hose Company in Spring Grove.

Meals are served 3 p.m. Wednesdays, when the doors open for bingo.

Bingo begins at 6:45 p.m.

For details, call the fire company at 717-225-3810.

Lions meet twice monthly >> Spring Grove Lions Club, meets at 6:30 p.m. on the second and fourth Thursdays of each month at the Lions Club Community Building on Route 116, Spring Grove.

Visit for details, or call the membership chairman at 717-887-1345.

West Manchester Twp.

Bird club seeks members >> The York Area Pet Bird Club is accepting new members.

Membership is open to anyone who owns or has an interest in parrots or birds in general. Dues are pro-rated according to the month you join.

The club meets the third Tuesday of each month in the meeting room at Adams Electric Co-op., 200 Trinity Road, West Manchester Township.

Refreshments are available at the meetings. Because of meeting-room rules, birds are no longer permitted at the meetings.

For details, call Randy Grove at 717-318-2278 or email Membership forms are available online at