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Wednesday, December 13, 2017 by The Press in Local News

Dec. 13

Emmaus Historical Society Christmas Covered Dish Party 6 p.m. at St. John’s Lutheran Church Parish Hall, Fifth and Chestnut streets, Emmaus. Call the museum if attending and leave a message if you are bringing an appetizer, side dish or dessert. Appetizers will be available upon arrival for members to snack and visit before dinner.

Dec. 16

The Upper Milford Western District Fire Company will hold its annual Breakfast with Santa 8 to 11 a.m. at the fire department, 6341 Chestnut St., Zionsville. There will be crafts, a coloring contest, face painting, photos with Santa and a Secret Santa Workshop where kids can shop alone for their family. The breakfast includes pancakes, sausage, orange juice, milk, coffee and tea. Ages infant to four are free.

All-you-can-eat breakfast buffet 7 to 11 a.m. at Old Zionsville United Church of Christ, 5981 Fountain Road, Old Zionsville. There is a cost; children under six are free. For more information, call 610-966-3601.

Breakfast with Santa 8 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. at Lehigh Temple Association, 2120 Route 100, Macungie. There is a cost. For more information, contact Marvin Diehl at 610-398-9845.

Fifth annual Christmas Craft and Vendor Fair 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Jerusalem Western Salisbury Church, 3441 Devonshire Road, Allentown. Quality crafters will feature their wares, including calligraphy, paper items, photography and jewelry. The event will also feature vendors representing quality companies such as the Pampered Chef. In addition, there will be a raffle with donated prizes from the crafters and vendors. Food will be available throughout the event, with breakfast sandwiches for breakfast and hot dogs and hamburgers and other favorite foods for lunch. For dessert, attendees will be able to purchase goodies at the bake sale. This event is sponsored by the Evangelism Committee of the church

Dec. 17

“A Pennsylvania German Christmas” Church Tour 1:30 p.m. in the historic sanctuary of Jerusalem Western Salisbury Church, 3441 Devonshire Road, Allentown. Refreshments will be served following the tour. Donations will be accepted benefiting the history committee of the church. Participants can also shop for last minute gifts before the tour at the church’s Christmas craft tables from the Ladies Aid Society. For more information, contact Joshua A. Fink at 484-358-5720.

Dec. 21

Concordia Lutheran Church, 2623 Brookside Road, Macungie, will host a Christmas Open House 6 to 6:45 p.m. with light snacks, tree lighting 6:45 p.m. and a carol sing 7 p.m. Everyone is invited. For more information, call 610 965-3265.

Jan. 4, 2018

AARP Chapter #4150 meeting noon in the community room of the Lower Macungie Library Building, 3450 Brookside Road. Guests are welcome. Meet neighbors and learn more about senior (+50) programs and issues. For more information call 610-285-4563.

To have your event listed in the community calendar, send an email to dgalbraith@tnonline.com.