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You Don’t Have to be an Artist to Work in Animation

“I hear a lot of people say, ‘I’d love to work in the animation industry, but I can’t draw’ and the truth is you don’t have to,” says Netflix Animation Supervisor Mike Greenholt.  “We need people to plan schedules, manage budgets, set up workstations and screening rooms. Anyone who loves animation can be part of the action...
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Library During Lockdown

On March 13, 2020 the Office of Commonwealth Libraries closed all Pennsylvania libraries. I remember getting that email. I was in a grocery store in Carlisle. A dozen phone calls to staff and board members ensued, all from the frozen food section. What was a two week closure extended well into summer. I suspect most...
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Summer Read program. Sponsored by WITF, WellSpan Health, and Capital Blue Cross. A PA Forward Health Literacy Initiative.

Summer Read 2021

You Belong York County Libraries joins eight other central PA county library groups to present the Transforming Health Summer Read project, now in its ninth year. We’re excited to present You Belong: A Call for Connection by Sebene Selassie as this year’s selection. Our goal for 2021 is to align the  Summer Read program to complement Transforming Health’s “Here With You.” “Here...
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Featured Artist: Kandise Druck

Editor’s Note: Kandise Druck has artwork displayed in our Artist’s Corner until the end of August 2021. Shelby Pizzaro, our art wall guru, conducted the following interview with Kandise. – KLG •What is the source of your inspiration? I draw most of my inspiration from creation, and feel most inspired when I am close to...
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Your Chocolate Day Reading List

On July 7, you may (or may not!) have celebrated International Chocolate Day. Perhaps you simply forgot to place your chocolate eggs under the chocolate tree while the chocolate fireworks graced the sky. It happens to the best of us, forgetting a big deal holiday like that. More likely, you got your various chocolate days...
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The Funny Side of Crime

Crime, as we all know, is not a laughing matter. And yet, dozens of talented writers regularly prove otherwise. Perhaps it is just human nature. No matter the circumstances, we prefer a joke when one is available. I have compiled a short list of my favorite comedic crime writers. As usual with my lists, there...
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July 2021 Happenings

July is our busiest month in quite some time. Read the latest Happenings (click here) to get the word on all the upcoming events. ...
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Featured Artist: Shelby Pizzarro

Editor’s Note: The Hanover Area Arts Guild has artwork displayed in our Artist’s Corner until the end of June 2021. Shelby Pizzarro, our art wall guru, tells us a little more about herself – KLG What is the source of your inspiration? So many things inspire me, but the constant thread through all of the...
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Adult Summer Reading

Adult Summer Reading has arrived!  Adult Summer Readers are invited to join us for this summer’s BOOK BINGO challenge from June 7-August 16, 2021. Pick up your BOOK BINGO card at the library or access it here. Each row completed on your card earns you one entry into a prize drawing to be held on August...
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Memorial Day 2021

What is Memorial Day? Memorial Day is a U.S. Federal holiday that falls on the last Monday of each May. It honors servicemembers of the armed forces who fell in the course of their duties, whether in war or in peacetime. In observance of Memorial Day, all York County Libraries locations are closed.  History Memorial...
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