E-mail information for this cal endar several weeks in advance of the event to community@yorkdispatch.com.


West York Homecom ing events: Parade and pep rally, 6:30 p.m. Wednesday; coronation of king and queen, 6:30 p.m. Friday; followed by West York football at 7 p.m.; homecoming dance, 7:30 p.m. Oct. 19. Information: 792-2796.

The Legend of Sleep Hollow: 6:30 p.m. Friday and Saturday; 2:30 p.m. Saturday and Sunday at DreamWrights Youth and Family Theatre, 100 Carlisle Ave. Admission: $8-$12. Information: 848-8623.

Fall Festival: 10 a.m.-3 p.m. Saturday at Manchester ACE Hardware, 4335 N. George St., Manchester. Information: 266-3664.

Fall Farm Fun Fest: 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Saturday at Flinchbaugh's Orchard & Farm Market, 110 Ducktown Road, Hallam. Information: 252-2540.

Fall Family Fest: 1-3 p.m. Sunday at the Paul Smith Library of Southern York County, 80 Constitution Ave., Shrewsbury. Information: 235-4313.

Halloween Parade: 2 p.m. Sunday in Manchester/Mount Wolf, beginning at Sunset Drive and North George Street, East Manchester Township. Information: 858-4028.

Fall concert: 2 p.m. Sunday at Red Lion Area Senior High School, 200 Morace Mann Road, Red Lion. Information: 246-1611.

Picklebell: For ages 8+ 7-9 p.m. Monday at York YMCA, Newberry Street. Information: 843-7884, ext. 263.



Young Playwrights for Change Competition: For students in grades 6th-8th, must write one 10-minute play on bullying. Deadline: Friday. Applications available at www.DreamWrights.org/Change. Information: 848-8623, ext. 226.

Lecture and author re ception: Featuring Andy Crouch, author of Playing God: Redeeming the Gift of Power, 5 p.m. Sunday at Living Word Community Church, Red Lion. Information: 246-3333.

Home Schooling High School workshop: 7-9 p.m. Monday at Emmanuel Christian Fellowship, 2309 E. Philadelphia St. Registration: $10 per family. Information: 792-6024 or www.yhsa.org.

Sydney's Book Club (SBC): Launching their Wrapped Reads campaign with a goal of collecting 500 children's books before the Christmas holidays. The campaign kicks off "Boo's for Books," encouraging the public to pass out books on Halloween. Information: (434) 879-7323 or visit www.causes.com/sydneysbookclub.