A Time of Reflection, Family, Friends & Gratitude
THE HOLIDAYS for most of us are about giving thanks and giving of ourselves to others. Amidst the hustle and bustle that comes with this time of year, we pause with intentionality to show gratitude for our city so full of magic, beauty, and tradition. With much to do and preparations to be made for various celebrations and gatherings, it can be easy to lose focusRead on →
The Giving Guide
(Read the entire Giving Guide here)
WHAT IS IT ABOUT GIVING that makes this season so magical? Often it’s knowing someone so well that you can find the perfect gift. It’s understanding another’s passion that guides you to the ideal token. It’s the moment you know you’ve connected in a meaningful way.
In our community, giving back is even more magical.Read on →
King & Queen of Happy Holiday 2016
THE LANCHAPPY PROJECT proudly introduces Lancaster's king & queen of happy, holiday 2016.
KING KEVIN RESSLERRead on →
Kevin M. Ressler, M.Div. sits on the boards of ASSETS, Atlantic Coast Conference, EVERENCE credit Union, and works as Executive Director of Meals on Wheels Lancaster—as well as being a community activist, traveling preacher, lover of poetry, and
Authentic: Karin Meachum
"I DON’T FAIL AT MUCH OF ANYTHING; I make sure that I don’t. Anybody can succeed at anything they want if they put their heart and soul into it. When you want to do something enough, you’ll figure it out!” says business owner Karin Meacham.Read on →
When you walk into her Art & Glassworks shop, you know you’ve stumbled into some place remarkable. Every inch of the store
Fig Voices: The Mellowells
“I know The Mellowells are proud of their live shows; add that to a good new album that showcases their musicianship, vocals, and cool harmonies. When I listen to this music I hear Dr. Dog, The Hollies, and My Morning Jacket. Check them out!"—Helen Leicht, WXPN
WITH ALBUM #2 hitting the market and a contagious positive attitude radiating from the band, this isRead on →
Fresh Face: Creative Pursuits Studio
CREATIVE PURSUITS IS EVIDENCE of the magic that can happen when talented, successful, entrepreneurial women see a need in their community and work together to fill it.
Jessica Dey holds a BFA in Musical Theatre from Penn State. She performed on stage and screen in New York City before moving to Lancaster in 2012. Sarah Cope studied under Dale Moore (SeniorRead on →
Fresh Face: Meduseld Meadery
IMBIBING AFICIONADOS of Lancaster will be ecstatic to hear that a meadery is coming to town. Fans of Tolkien, Beowolf, Game of Thrones, and Thor will be thrilled to have ready access to the drink that’s long been hailed in literature as the “nectar of the gods.” However, if you’re unfamiliar with drinks that surged in popularity in the Middle Ages, the crew atRead on →
Video: City of Makers
LANCASTER IS A CITY of makers. Creating. Innovating. Collaborating. There is a rhythm to our city. It’s fast. It’s authentic. It has soul. There is a sense of community. It’s fun. It’s fresh. It has flavor. Fig is proud to showcase The City as a place to live, work and play. Be part of it. Find it at Fig.
Discover Lancaster’s Galleries
EXPLORE THE CITY'S FINE ART GALLERIES. Find nationally-celebrated art, monthly exhibits, and interactive art sessions all in our walkable Downtown.
Keep up with your favorite galleries and discover new talent by joining our social community #findarthere.
First Friday 2017 On the first Friday of each month, the galleries stay open late and invite you to enjoyRead on →
2016 Social Mission Partners
At Fig, we believe in the power of a community that works together to identify needs and find solutions—one that creates connections and is passionate about helping its neighbors.
For 2016, we have chosen three innovative nonprofits whose good works contribute immensely to our thriving, local community. Please join us as we support these inspiring causes thisRead on →