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MLK Day of Service Acceptance Library Book Drive

Monday, January 23, 2023

Looking for a meaningful and lasting way to honor the MLK Day of Service? How about donating books about tolerance to YWCA Hanover’s Acceptance Library? The Acceptance Library is open to the community and features books for all reading levels on human rights, race, and gender tolerance. Checkout our Amazon Book Wishlist here: https://tinyurl.com/ywcahanoveracceptancelibrary or contact… Continue Reading MLK Day of Service Acceptance Library Book Drive

The Banned Book Club

Monday, January 9, 2023

The Banned Book Club will meet on Thursday, March 9, at 6 pm at Something Wicked. Register below. Seats are limited. If, after registering, you are unable to attend please let us know so we can open the seat. Amanda Stuckey will be leading our discussion for the evening. Amanda Stuckey is an assistant professor… Continue Reading The Banned Book Club

African Dance Workshop

Monday, January 2, 2023

Celebrate Black History Month by participating in an African Dance Workshop on Saturday, February 18, 2023. The workshop is presented by Imani Edu-Tainers African Dance Company from Lancaster, PA.  There are two workshops: 12:00-12:30 Mommy/Daddy and Me (ages 4-10) 12:45-1:30 Adult/Teen/Kids (ages 11+) The cost is $5 per person Registration is required! See below.  

Upstanders New Year New Friends

Tuesday, December 27, 2022

Are you looking to get out of the cold and have some fun? YWCA Hanover Upstanders is inviting any children in K thru 4th grade to come to YWCA Hanover on Saturday, January 28, from 1:00-3:00. Enjoy games in the gym, music activities, art activities, and snacks. Bring a friend, meet a new friend. FREE, but registration is… Continue Reading Upstanders New Year New Friends

Malala Workshop 2023

Wednesday, December 21, 2022

  YWCA Hanover is hosting a Malala Workshop on Saturday, March 18, from 9 am-11 am. Girls in grades first thru sixth will learn about Malala, create art projects, learn basic Spanish, play games, have snacks, and more. Space is limited, and the cost is $15. ALL money will be donated to the Malala Fund,… Continue Reading Malala Workshop 2023

Movie Showing Reckonings-The First Reparations

Thursday, December 15, 2022

Movie Showing Reckonings-The First Reparations Tuesday, January 24, 2023 6:00 PM Guthrie Library FREE!! They met in secret to negotiate the unthinkable — compensation for the survivors of the largest mass genocide in history. Survivors were in urgent need of help, but how could reparations be determined for the unprecedented destruction and suffering of a… Continue Reading Movie Showing Reckonings-The First Reparations

United States Holocaust Memorial Museum Bus Trip

Wednesday, December 14, 2022

United States Holocaust Memorial Museum Bus Trip A living memorial to the Holocaust, the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum inspires citizens and leaders worldwide to confront hatred, prevent genocide, and promote human dignity. Federal support guarantees the Museum’s permanent place on the National Mall, and its far-reaching educational programs and global impact are made possible… Continue Reading United States Holocaust Memorial Museum Bus Trip

Theater Class with Deb Smith

Wednesday, November 30, 2022

Children ages 5-10 years are invited to spend once a week working with puppets, playing theatre games, acting basics, improvisation, and performing skits. Snack is also included. The cost for the class is $45.00 per child. Mondays: March 6, March 13, March 20, April 3, and April 10. REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED See below. Questions? Contact… Continue Reading Theater Class with Deb Smith

Beginners Home Repair for Women

Monday, January 2, 2023

If you want to learn how to do simple repairs around your house, sign up for our free Home Repair for Women series. Wednesday, 1/25/23: Plumbing (sink & toilet repair and clogs) Wednesday,2/8/23: Basic drywall repair and electrical fixes Wednesday, 2/15/23: Troubleshooting other issues Instructor: Walt Graves from WFX Fire, Lock & Security. Free but… Continue Reading Beginners Home Repair for Women