York County happenings: Halloween Treat Trail; Appell Center events; designer bag bingo

Staff Report


Halloween Treat Trail

The York Branch YMCA is set to host the annual Halloween Treat Trail event, 6-7:30 p.m. Thursday in the parking lot. of the facility, 90 N. Newberry St 

Each year the Uptown York Rotary Club helps with this event by having the club’s members take part. Members of the community are invited to attend this free event.

Youth and everyone in the family attending the event must wear masks (under the costume mask if wearing a costume mask). 

To register the youth attending, call 717-843-7884 ext. 261, stop by the membership desk at the York YMCA, or register online at https://yorkcoymca.org/programs/120/trunk-or-treat/

The Appell Center for the Performing Arts offers a message of hope shortly after 8 p.m. in York City, Friday, March 27, 2020. Gov. Tom Wolf added York County to the stay-at-home order earlier in the day in hope of preventing further COVID-19 coronavirus infection. Dawn J. Sagert photo

Appell Center for the Performing Arts

The Seldom Scene and 'White Christmas'

The Appell Center for the Performing Arts, 50 N. George St., is planning in-person events again.

The center will open for a concert by bluegrass band The Seldom Scene at 7 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 14, in the Strand Theatre. Tickets start at $34 for limited in-person seating and $15 for a livestream link.

The traditional showing of "White Christmas" is scheduled to run on the following weekend dates in the Capital Theatre: Dec. 4-6, 11-13 and 18-20. Tickets will go on sale to the general public on Wednesday, Oct. 28. Cost is $10 per ticket.

For more information on either event or to order tickets, visit https://appellcenter.org/.

Union Fire and Hose

Designer Bag Bingo

The Union Fire and Hose Co. No. 1 of Dover, 30 E. Canal St. in Dover, will be holding a designer bag bingo on Sunday, Nov. 1.

Tickets cost $20 for 24 games of bingo.

Other raffle prizes and games will also be played, and refreshments will be made available.

To purchase tickets, contact Cathy at 717-873-0385.