Friday, February 24, 2017

SCCA to host Frank Morgan works today



The Susquehanna Center for the Creative Arts will feature the work of Wrightsville artist Frank Morgan for February's Fourth Friday Celebration today, February 24.

The event will also feature a group show and art reception from 5 to 9 p.m.

SCCA is located at 224 Locust Street, Columbia.

Thursday, February 23, 2017

Knit and crochet at Market this weekend


Saturday, February 25th: Knitting 101 at 12 p.m. with Penny Weir.

Sunday, February 26th: Crocheting 101 at 12 p.m. with Penny Weir.

Weekly Hours of Operation: Friday, Saturday, and Sunday 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Land purchased for Northwest Lancaster County River Trail, more eyed


The final 3 miles of the 14-mile trail, which follows the Pennsylvania Canal northward from Columbia, are to be paved and ready for public use in 2018.
MORE:
http://lancasteronline.com/news/local/land-purchased-for-northwest-lancaster-county-river-trail-more-eyed/article_a05a0e10-f941-11e6-85e2-ffe3cb594bd9.html

Borough Committee will host QRS / SVEMS talks next Tuesday


Borough Council's Public Safety Committee will host talks between and among Columbia Quick Response Service and the Susquehanna Valley Emergency Medical Service on Tuesday, February 28, at 1 p.m. in Council Chambers in the Municipal Building at 308 Locust Street. 

The public is invited to attend.

The Little Mermaid will appear at Columbia Jr./Sr. High School

The cast of "The Little Mermaid" appeared at Hinkle's Pharmacy Thursday afternoon to promote their upcoming performances at Columbia Jr./Sr. High School. 

Performances:
Thursday, March 16th at 7:00 PM
Friday, March 17th at 7:00 PM
Saturday, March 18th at 2:00 PM & 7:00 PM

Tickets are available at the door. Seating is general admission.

$6.00 for adults and $4.00 for students/senior citizens.








Wednesday, February 22, 2017

Two Columbians on the list of famous people from Lancaster County

Three Columbia bridges deemed functionally obsolete

According to a recent Washington Post article, three bridges in the borough are classified as "functionally obsolete." The classification does not necessarily mean that a bridge will fail, only that it is need of repairs. Two of the bridges cross Shawnee Run, and one crosses Strickler Run. More information is shown below.

The full report can be found HERE.