Category: Community

Why I Purged 1,400 Facebook Friends in 48 Hours

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A lot of people talk about doing the Facebook purge, i.e. unfriending a bunch of people on Facebook at once. It usually happens around a controversial national issue that is divided along ideological lines, especially during an election year. “Friends” who post strong opinions from the other side of the issue get the axe. I…

Here Come the Plays

During the past several Novembers, Wood Stove House has produced Lancaster’s 24 Hour Plays, a 24-hour marathon of experimental theater where six writers, six directors, about twenty actors, and a crew write, rehearse and ultimately perform (off book) six brand new short plays during a 24 hour time period. This year’s public performance will be held on…

DECA is LIVE

A little over a month ago, on the first Saturday in September, I dropped in at the new DECA, Discerning Eye Center for the Arts, located at 12 W. New St. in Lancaster. The show that opened that night was the first show in this new space, which is dedicated to incubating motivation and facilitating…

Podcast #140: This is the End

http://media.blubrry.com/woodstovehouse/p/www.woodstovehouse.com/podcast/ATWS_140-This_Is_The_End.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 17:20 — 39.7MB)Subscribe: iTunes | Android | RSSEpisode #140 marks the last episode of Around the Wood Stove. It has been an incredible four and a half year journey filled with the most interesting and inspiring conversations that I could have ever imagined. I wanted to take a…

Podcast #137: Building Community Through the Arts

http://media.blubrry.com/woodstovehouse/p/www.woodstovehouse.com/podcast/ATWS_137-Communty_Arts.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 49:03 — 112.2MB)Subscribe: iTunes | Android | RSS Round Table Discussion It’s a Lancaster round table conversation with Mark Reinmiller from Commonwealth on Queen, Ryan Braught from the Community Room on King and Jocelyn Park and Diane Richards from Lancaster Transplant. We’re talking about building community through the…