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Wednesday, May 29, 2013 by The Press in Local News

May 30

Upper Milford Historical Society meets 7 p.m. at the Upper Milford Municipal Building, Old Zionsville. Attendees should bring something to share, discuss, inquire about, show, etc. for Discovery Night. All are welcome; refreshments will be provided. For additional information, call 610-966-4376.

The Lehigh Valley Chapter 1371 of the National Active and Retired Federal Employees will conduct their monthly meeting noon at St. Peters Lutheran Church community room, 1933 Hanover Ave., Allentown, starting with lunch. A brief business session will conclude the meeting. All current and former Federal workers are invited to attend. First timers and those wishing to have lunch are asked to call Ken Zeiner at 610-419-0739 before May 25. There is a cost for the lunch. Those wishing to attend just the program and business session may arrive 12:45 p.m. Active and retired Federal employees wishing more information on NARFE may visit the website at: http://lehighvalleynarfe.tripod.com/or phone Marie Nader, membership chair, at 610-231-0237.

May 31

The Quakertown Farmers Market will host a carnival through June 2 to benefit the Quakertown Food Pantry. For additional information, visit ItsFresherhere.com.

June 1

MorningStar Moravian Church, 234 S. Main St., Coopersburg, yard sale 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. For additional information, call Kathie at 610-282-4501 or the church office at 610-282-1908.

Emmaus Borough community yard sale, 8 a.m. Rain date is June 2.

Emmanuel UCC Church, 16th and Chew streets, Allentown, will hold a penny party. Kitchen opens 5:30 p.m., drawing starts 6:30 p.m. The public is invited. There is a cost for tickets. For additional information, call 610-437-2531.

June 2

Kiwanis Club of Emmaus, 40th annual pancake and sausage breakfast, 8 a.m. to noon at the Emaus Fire company #1, 6th and Broad streets, Emmaus. There is a cost; children ages 10 and under eat free. For tickets and further information, call 610-395-4818.

June 4

Dave Tettemer of the Bonsai Society of Lehigh Valley will give a talk on the history of bonsai and show some examples of different styles of bonsai 6:30 p.m. in the Lower Macungie Township Community Center. Bonsai is the art of growing dwarfed, ornamentally shaped trees or shrubs in small shallow pots or trays. Tettemer is a past president of the BSLV and the current President of the MidAtlantic Bonsai Societies. He has received numerous "People's Choice" awards and in 2008 received the "Best in Show" award for a Japanese larch tree displayed at the regional MidAtlantic Bonsai Societies Convention. Contact Lower Macungie Library to register for this program at 610-966-6864 or visit their website for more information at www.lowermaclib. org.

June 6

Allentown AARP Chapter #5415 will meet noon, at St. Timothy's Church, 140 S. Ott St., Allentown. "Captain Radio" aka Joe Hehn will take attendees on a journey through the glory days of radio. Remember sitting around your radio listening to your favorite show? Who was your favorite star? Relive the memories through the knowledge of "Captain Radio." Everyone is welcome. Bring a non-perishable food item for the Allentown Food Bank. For additional information, call 610-437-4265.

The Delaware-Lehigh Amateur Radio Club will hold its monthly meeting 7:30 p.m. in the Bethlehem Township Community Center, 2900 Farmersville Road, Bethlehem. Program is about Amateur Radio Satellites: "AMSAT - UK's FUNcube Dongle & Live Demo!" by Dennis/K3DS. Members and interested general public are welcome. For directions, visit http://goo.gl/ maps/qKUJC FMI, www. dlarc.org, KE3AW@ARRL. NET or call 610-432-8286.

June 10

VBS "SKY" continues through June 14, 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. for children ages two through 11. One week full of fun, games, bible stories, crafts, Moonbounce, snack, cinema, music and making lots of new friends at the Macungie Church of the Nazarene. Register online at www.macungienazarene. org. For more information, call 610-966-5585.

June 12

The Lower Milford Township Fire Company will hold a carnival 6 to 10:30 p.m. through June 15. All proceeds benefit the fire company. Special entertainment 7 p.m. each night with fireworks June 14. There will be food, games, rides, bingo, silent auction, raffle and a clam and beer pavilion. For additional information, call 484-225-8125.

June 15

The Mercantile Club golf outing at Shepherd Hills Golf Club. For additional information, call 610-965-3871.

Breakfast buffet 7 to 11 a.m. Old Zionsville UCC Church, 5981 Fountain Road, Old Zionsville. All you can eat for one price, seniors and children are discounted and children under age six are free.

June 24

Emmaus Main Street Partners eighth annual golf classic, Shepherd Hills Golf Club. Welcome bag, greens fee, cart, range, beer and beverages at the turn, steak lunch and an opportunity to win prizes are all included in the cost. For additional information, call 610-965-6279.

June 26

Coopersburg Fire Co. Carnival, 13 S. Main St., Coopersburg, through June 29. Events runs 6 to 10 p.m. daily with special entertainment each night. Event benefits the Coopersburg Fire Co. For questions, call Phil at 610-282-1580.

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