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When Rachel Hall picked up her camera to capture an explosive moment during last year’s Music in Plymouth fireworks show, she didn’t know if it would turn out. “It wasn’t until after the event that `I discovered this particular photo in my shots,” she says.

With over 167 miles of city, state and regional trails and 1,671 acres of park land in town, we’re running with that theme as the backdrop for our annual Best of Plymouth 2017 listings.

Sara Klaes has always known what she wanted to do. As a child, she showed an early interest in law enforcement and dreamed of becoming a police officer.

Take 12 Maternity Leave Registry was borne from a desire to lend a helping hand to fellow mothers as well as to elevate the conversation surrounding a national dilemma.

It was just another day at the park for David Dobrin with his 3-year-old daughter Marlo happily climbing around the playground and Dobrin ready with his camera.

Plymouth’s senior citizens are among the most active members of the community, and there is no shortage of options when it comes to programming created especially for them. A sampling of clubs includes activities such as antiquing, biking, woodworking
and bridge.

When Rachel La Fleur moved to Arkansas five years ago with her husband, she picked up photography as a way to share her family’s memories with her parents long-distance. Since then, she’s acquired both the skill and equipment to become the family’s designated photographer.

“I love watching the sun set on the lake,” says Ann Harty, a Plymouth resident. “I get to watch the sun set every night, right from my house on Medicine Lake.”

If you are interested in making remodeling changes to your home, there is no better place to stop than the Plymouth Home Expo. There will be a variety of vendors at the Expo to show you how you can improve your home and garden or start that new home project you’ve been dreaming about.

It’s the eighth year of Plymouth READS, and this year’s book selection is set to give every reader a thrill. “After the selection committee read it, everyone [said] ‘This is the one,’” says LuAnn Svendsen, chair of Plymouth READS.

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Wednesday, April 8 to Sunday, April 19
[Arts & Performance]
Acclaimed musical The Last Ship, featuring original music and lyrics by multiple Grammy Award winner Sting, will be at the Ordway for a limited engagement beginning April 8, 2020 as part of 2019–2020 Broadway at the Ordway.
Friday, November 29 to Sunday, December 22
[Arts & Performance]
SIX
See SIX at the Ordway before it heads to Broadway!