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Step back to a time when Christmas Day was only the beginning of the season! Learn about 18th-century Yuletide traditions and customs. Bring your friends, family, and guests to celebrate the season during this popular annual event!

Yuletide Tours are conducted like an “Open House.” Visitors may arrive anytime between opening and 45 minutes prior to closing and tour the mansion at their own pace.

$10 adults, $8 seniors (65+) and youth 6-17, and free for children 5 and under.

Step back to a time when Christmas Day was only the beginning of the season! Learn about 18th-century Yuletide traditions and customs. Bring your friends, family, and guests to celebrate the season during this popular annual event!

Yuletide Tours are conducted like an “Open House.” Visitors may arrive anytime between opening and 45 minutes prior to closing and tour the mansion at their own pace.

$10 adults, $8 seniors (65+) and youth 6-17, and free for children 5 and under.

An annual favorite! Journey back to a time when Christmas Day was only the beginning of the season! Learn about 18th-century Yuletide traditions and customs as beautiful music fills the air. Bring your friends, family, and guests to celebrate the season.

Yuletide Tours are conducted like an “Open House.” Visitors may arrive anytime between 10 am and 2:30 pm (due to closing at 3 pm) and tour the mansion at their own pace.

$10 adults, $8 seniors (65+) and children 6-12, and free for children 5 and under.

No reservations required. Admission is payable at the door.

An annual favorite! Rock Ford invites visitors to step back to a time when Christmas Day was only the beginning of the season! Learn about 18th-century Yuletide traditions and customs as beautiful music fills the air. Bring your friends, family, and guests to celebrate the season.

Yuletide Tours are conducted like an “Open House.” Visitors may arrive anytime between 4 pm to 7:30 pm (due to closing at 8 pm) and tour the mansion at their own pace.

$10 adults, $8 seniors (65+) and children 6-12, and free for children 5 and under.

No reservations required. Admission is payable at the door.

An annual favorite! Rock Ford invites visitors to step back to a time when Christmas Day was only the beginning of the season! Learn about 18th-century Yuletide traditions and customs as beautiful music fills the air. Bring your friends, family, and guests to celebrate the season.

Yuletide Tours are conducted like an “Open House.” Visitors may arrive anytime between 4 pm to 7:30 pm (due to closing at 8 pm) and tour the mansion at their own pace.

$10 adults, $8 seniors (65+) and children 6-12, and free for children 5 and under.

No reservations required. Admission is payable at the door.

The annual Advent vesper service, in historic Boehm’s Chapel, is scheduled, December 02, at three o’clock p.m. The program consists of traditional ‘Lessons and Carols’ with congregational singing of familiar Christmas hymns. Special music will be provided by Joanne Swords-Wang, Lancastrian, harpist.

Boehm’s Chapel is located at 13 West Boehms Road, Willow Street, PA. Programs are free and open to the public. However, donations to offset fees for speakers and musicians are always appreciated. Please contact boehmschapel@gmail.com, phone 717-872-4133, or visit our website www.boehmschapel.org for additional information.

Don’t spend Presidents’ Day laying around the house, come to The Lancaster Science Factory for some hands on science fun. Special cafe demonstrations are scheduled to run 10am-12pm and 1-3pm and will be lead by our special guest volunteer, Chuck Williams! Experience ‘Newton’s Nightmare’, learn about the world’s smallest electric motor and see the SCIENCE IS FUN drone in action.

20 minute sessions will run in the Cafe from 10am-12pm and 1-3pm. Seating is first come, first served.

Activities are geared towards children ages 8 and up, but younger children are welcome to participate with adult assistance.

All activities are FREE with your paid admission (8.50 per person) or Lancaster Science Factory membership.

“Pay” for exhibit time with Factory Bucks you must subtract from your bank. This activity will run from 10-11am or 12-1pm or 2-3pm in our Science Cafe (seating is first come, first served).

All activities are FREE with your membership or paid admission to the Lancaster Science Factory. Events are geared towards ages 8 and up, but younger children (accompanied by an adult at all times) are also welcome.

Experiment with density and cohesion using boats, soap and pennies! Our First Session 10am-11am requires reservations (please contact Lauren Schaller at lschaller@tlsf.org or 717-509-6363 x105) and our additional sessions are from 12-1pm OR 2-3pm and will be first come, first served seating in our Science Cafe.

All activities are FREE with your membership or paid admission to the Lancaster Science Factory. Events are geared towards ages 8 and up, but younger children (accompanied by an adult at all times) are also welcome.

Construct a holding container for an egg that must survive a 20 foot drop!

Our First Session 10am-11am requires reservations (please contact Lauren Schaller at lschaller@tlsf.org or 717-509-6363 x105) and our second session from 12-1pm will be first come, first served seating in our Science Cafe.

All activities are FREE with your membership or paid admission to the Lancaster Science Factory. Events are geared towards ages 8 and up, but younger children (accompanied by an adult at all times) are also welcome.