CELEBRATING LANCASTER COUNTY'S PEOPLE, SCENERY,

HERITAGE, STYLE & POINT OF VIEW SINCE 1987.

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Five To-Dos for the month of January.

January 28 | 70’s Pop-Up Party

Location will be kept secret until a few days before the event

Can you dig it? YWCA Lancaster is hosting a pop-up party to benefit its child development services. Guests are encouraged to “rock it old school” and wear clothing and accessories that represent the funkadelic decade of the 70s. Enjoy a night of live Soul Train performances, endless flashback jams and dancing. Information: 393-1735 or ywcalancaster.org.

January | Dancing with the Stars and Kristin Chenoweth

American Music Theatre

January 4-5: Coming to the Lancaster stage is America’s No. 1 dance show, Dancing with the Stars: Live! – We Came to Dance. Joining the talented cast of dancers is this year’s Mirrorball Trophy winner, Olympic gold medalist Laurie Hernandez.

January 21: With a career spanning film, television, voiceover and stage, Emmy and Tony Award-winning actress and singer Kristin Chenoweth returns to AMT to perform some of her most memorable songs and Broadway show tunes, including music from Wicked, Promises Promises, Glee, and songs from her newest album, Coming Home. 2425 Lincoln Hwy, East. Information: 397-7700 or amtshows.com. 

January 14 | The Spin Stops Here Tour with Bill O’Reilly, Dennis Miller and Jesse Watters

Santander Arena

Well-known television host, author, journalist, syndicated columnist and political commentator, Bill O’Reilly is bringing his nationwide tour to Reading, along with special guests Dennis Miller and Jesse Watters. Expect informative perspectives and evening of laughter. This is one show you don’t want to miss. 700 Penn St., Reading. Information: 610-898-7469 or santander-arena.com.

January 21-March 31 | Orchid Extravaganza

Longwood Gardens

Warm up your winter as the estate’s Conservatory will be filled with thousands of the rare, colorful and heat-loving blooms. View a towering 12-foot-tall archway, a spectacular orchid curtain, and hundreds of vibrant Vanda orchids. 1001 Longwood Rd. (off Route 1), Kennett Square. Open daily, 9 a.m.-6 p.m. Information: 610-388-1000 or longwoodgardens.org

Local Venues Serving New Year’s Day Pork & Sauerkraut Meals

December 31

Kinzer Fire Company: 10 a.m. | 3521 Lincoln Hwy. East, Kinzers. Information: 442-4121 or kinzerfire.com.

St. Joseph Catholic Church: 1-3 p.m. | 440 Saint Joseph St., Lancaster. Information: 397-6921 or stjosephslanc.com.

January 1

Lancaster Church of the Brethren: 11:30 a.m.-2 p.m. | 1601 Sunset Ave., Lancaster. Information: 397-4751 or lancob.org.

Lititz Church of the Brethren: 11 a.m. | 300 W. Orange St., Lititz. Information: 626-2131 or lititzcob.org.

St. John’s Episcopal Church: 1-6 p.m. | 239 E. Market St., Marietta. Information: 426-3189.

St. Peter’s Evangelical Lutheran Church: 11 a.m.-2 p.m. | 10 Delp Rd., Lancaster. Information: 569-9211 or stpeterslutheran.org.

Zion Lutheran Church: 11 a.m.-4 p.m. | 18 Quarry Rd., Leola. Information: 656-9200 or zionleola.org.

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