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First Friday: August begins with a Sidewalk Sale theme from 5 to 9 p.m. Friday in downtown York City. Several restaurants will offer special discounts, Central Market stand will be open late, and merchants will have free refreshments for shoppers.

At The Parliament, 116 E. King St., a food-themed gallery exhibit will go on display. Stop by for art, food, beer sampling and live music all evening.

For First Friday details, visit downtownyorkpa.com.

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Summer Fest: Flinchbaugh's Orchard and Farm Market will host its second peach-themed weekend from 10 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Saturday at the market, 110 Ducktown Road, Hellam Township.

The fun includes a variety of activities for children, pick-your-own peaches, a photo scavenger hunt, a bake-off and more. Festival admission is free; some activities have individual pricing.

For details, call 252-2540 or visit www.flinchbaughsorchard.com.

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Orchard to Table: Brown's Orchards and Farm Market, 8892 Susquehanna Trail South, Loganville, will host the Orchard to Table Dinner Class at 7 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 9.


The 5-course meal featuring locally sourced foods will include an interactive culinary experience and wisdom from Chef Ken of Ettline Foods in the Brown's pavilion. Tickets are $40.

For details, call 428-2036 or visit www.brownsorchards.com.

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Summer's Bounty: Spoutwood Farms, 4255 Pierceville Rd., Glen Rock, will offer a summer-themed class under a Seasonal Cooking 365 banner from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 16.

The hands-on workshop will teach basic knife skills as participants prepare two dishes with locally sourced foods. The class is suitable for preteens, teens and adults. The fee is $60 per person.

For details, call 235-6610 or register online at spoutwood.org.