East Penn Press

Saturday, August 18, 2018

COMMUNITY CALENDAR

Thursday, February 8, 2018 by The Press in Local News

Feb. 8

Miller-Keystone Blood Center will be in the parking lot of Western Salisbury Elementary School, 3201 Devonshire Road, Allentown, 1 to 7 p.m. Appointments are encouraged by calling 610-691-5850 or 800-223-6667.

Feb. 10

Purse bingo at Jefferson Elementary School Cafeteria, 520 Elm St., Emmaus. Doors open noon; games begin 1 p.m. Prizes include Vera Bradley, Coach and Michael Kors purses. Event benefits the drama club’s production of “Beauty and the Beast.” For presale tickets or questions, call Lisa at 610-730-5695 or email lisaedelman9112@gmail.com.

Town Hall, “Breaking the Cycle: Communities Against Addiction,” 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. at First Presbyterian Church of Allentown, 3231 Tilghman St. To reserve your free tickets, call 717-361-1660 or visit Facebook.com/Blueprintsrecovery.

Feb. 11

Lehigh Valley Chapter of American Wine Society will meet 3 p.m. at Swadee Thai House, 302 Main St., Emmaus. For more information, email maryelleniobst@gmail.com.

Feb. 12

The League of Women Voters of Lehigh County will present “Minority Inclusion” at the February Hot Topics Luncheon 11:30 a.m. at the Superior Restaurant, Emmaus. Milagros Canales, award-winning community liaison and advocacy worker, will share information about the needs of the minority community, how government, community and volunteers are helping and how our community organizations can be more inclusive. To make a reservation, contact lwvlehigh@yahoo.com or call 610-432-1456 by Feb. 8. There is a cost for the buffet luncheon payable at the door or listen to speaker without lunch.

Feb. 13

The Parkland Art League will meet 7 p.m. at Macungie Institute, 510 East Main Street, (Route 100) Macungie. Robert Barber will demonstrate figure painting in oils. Barber is an avid plein air and studio painter and is a member of the Mid-Atlantic Plein Air Painters Association.

Feb. 15

The Lower Macungie Library will celebrate Chinese New Year 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. with one of its festive cultural programs for the whole community. Join them for Chinese cultural shows, Chinese calligraphy, paper cutting, red envelopes, raffle, displays and food. Sign up for special events including a Hulusi performance (Chinese musical instrument) 6 p.m. which will be followed 6:15 p.m. by a recitation of the Dizigui (Chinese classic book). Register in advance by visiting www.lowermaclib.org/event or contact Lower Macungie Library at 610-966-6864.

Feb. 17

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 charge; children under six are free. For more information, call Darlene at 610-965-5115 or the office at 610-966-3606.

Feb. 18

Lehigh Temple, 2120 Route 100, between Macungie and Trexlertown, will host a breakfast and bake sale 8 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. A donation is requested. For information, call 610-398-9845.

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