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Music In the Morning w/Deb Smith

Thursday, January 7, 2021

YWCA Hanover Music in the Morning with Deb Smith Students ages 5 thru 8 are invited to play music games, make an instrument, and enjoy a snack. Cost is FREE and space is limited to 10 students (masks or face shields required). Saturday, February 20, 2021 Register Here: Saturday, February 27, 2021 Register Here:… Continue Reading Music In the Morning w/Deb Smith

MLK Jr Day of Service Book Drive

Tuesday, January 5, 2021

In observation of Martin Luther King, Jr. Day of Service on Jan 18, 2021, we invite the community to celebrate diversity by donating books to the YWCA Hanover Acceptance Library. A wish list has been created on Amazon. Purchase directly from this list or purchase locally and drop off at YWCA Hanover, now through January… Continue Reading MLK Jr Day of Service Book Drive

Enlightened Speaker Series

Wednesday, December 30, 2020

Enlightened Speaker Series Wednesday, January 26, 2021 7PM Rachel Singer, Culture and Arts Director at York JCC, speaking on Judaism. Future Topics: February Topic: African American History and Heritage March: Movie showing of RBG. RBG is a 2018 Oscar-nominated documentary film available on Netflix that portrays the life and career of liberal icon Justice Ruth… Continue Reading Enlightened Speaker Series


Wednesday, December 30, 2020

MLK, JR Virtual EVENT On Monday, January 18th, we are hosting a virtual community event. Hear Deb Smith, Social Racial Justice Coordinator read from her favorite MLK Jr. book. Program Date: January 18, 2021 Program Time: 12PM Program Location: VIRTUAL – Facebook Live Event

Safe Home 717-632-0007

Wednesday, December 9, 2020

Click here for more Safe Home info: Safe Home Se habla espanol 24 hour hotline and crisis response (717) 632-0007 Serving the Hanover Area and Adams County Emergency safe housing and referrals to local shelters Legal advocacy, including assistance with filing protection orders Recognizing the fact that domestic violence is a serious issue, the Safe… Continue Reading Safe Home 717-632-0007

Social/Racial Justice Adult Book Club

Wednesday, December 2, 2020

YWCA Book Club for Adults Register Here White Fragility by Robin DiAngelo Meeting Dates/Times (via zoom): Tuesday, February 2 Tuesday, February 9 Tuesday, February 16 Tuesday, February 23   Referring to the defensive moves that white people make when challenged racially, white fragility is characterized by emotions such as anger, fear, and guilt, and by… Continue Reading Social/Racial Justice Adult Book Club

Holocaust Workshop

Tuesday, October 20, 2020

Book used:  The World Must Know by Michael Berenbaum (you can purchase on Amazon)             The Holocaust: 1933-1939 6:30 pm-8:00 pm Following the appointment of Adolf Hitler as German chancellor on January 30, 1933, the Nazi state (also referred to as the Third Reich) quickly became a regime in which… Continue Reading Holocaust Workshop

Virtual Guided Meditation

Wednesday, October 7, 2020

Join us on October 24, 2020, as YWCA Hanover, SafeHome, and Life in Balance Yoga partner to provide our community with a VIRTUAL guided meditation focused on mindfulness and healing trauma.   Hosted on YWCA Hanover Facebook Saturday, October 24, 2020 @ 10AM FREE VIRTUAL WORKSHOP Presented by Misty Stilman of Life in Balance Yoga… Continue Reading Virtual Guided Meditation

Girls Loving Life Virtual Edition

Thursday, September 3, 2020

Girls Loving Life Winter 2021 YWCA Hanover would like to invite the special young lady in your life to join us again, or as a new participant, for another 8-week program of Girls Loving Life. The Winter 2021 program will run Saturday mornings starting January 16th through March 6th from 9:00 AM – 10:30 AM.… Continue Reading Girls Loving Life Virtual Edition

All Day School Age Care Available

Friday, July 31, 2020

YWCA Hanover has provided quality child care programs, regulated by the PA Dept. of Human Services and qualified as a STARS 4 Center for over 40 years. In response to the unprecedented situation created by COVID-19, YWCA Hanover has adapted our Family Centered  School Age Child Care offerings to support families during these uncertain times.… Continue Reading All Day School Age Care Available

YWCA Collectible Tin Filled With Utz Snacks

Tuesday, June 16, 2020

About the UTZ YWCA Hanover Collectors Tin Get yours here: Celebrate our Hometown YWCA 100th year Anniversary with their very own Limited Edition Collectible Tin. Give back and enjoy this specialty tin with your favorite snacks today! $5 of Each Tin Sold will go back to support the YWCA Hanover Limited Edition Collectible Tin… Continue Reading YWCA Collectible Tin Filled With Utz Snacks