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Tuesday, December 18, 2018

COMMUNITY CALENDAR

Thursday, March 1, 2018 by The Press in Local News

March 1

Delaware-Lehigh Amateur Radio Club will hold its meeting 7:30 p.m. in the Bethlehem Township Community Center, 2900 Farmersville Road, Bethlehem. The program, “Common Mode Noise Problems and Solutions” will be presented by Ken/KB3MDT. Hams and others interested are always welcome. For directions, visit http://goo.gl/maps/qKUJC. For more information, visit www.dlarc.org or call 610-432-8286.

Allentown AARP Chapter #5415 will meet noon at St. Timothy Church, 140 S. Ott St., Allentown. Martha Lieberman with Project Lifesaver will present a program 1 p.m. Guests and non-members are welcome. Bring a non-perishable food item for the Allentown Food Bank. For more information, call 610-437-4265.

March 2

A Popcorn & Politics film at the LEPOCO Peace Center, 313 W. 4th St., (south) Bethlehem, 7 p.m. “Living Downstream” (2010) is based on the acclaimed book, with the same title, by ecologist and cancer survivor Sandra Steingraber, Ph.D. The film follows Steingraber as she travels across North America, working to break the silence about cancer and its environmental links. Attendees are encouraged to bring a snack or beverage to share.

March 3

The 10th annual Governor Wolf Historical Society Antiques Show at the 1785 Wolf Academy, 6600 Jacksonville Road, Bath. Show hours are 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. and 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. March 4. Event will include 50 quality antiques dealers, country folk art, original paintings and primitives, demonstrations and food tasting. There is a cost of admission. For more information, visit www.govwolf.org or call 610-837-9015.

Homemade Pennsylvania Style Chicken Pot Pie Dinner at Old Zionsville United Church of Christ, 5981 Fountain Road, Old Zionsville. 4 to 7 p.m. All-you-can-eat dinner in sponsored by the Social and Aid Society. For more information, call Annie at 610-966-5242 or the church office at 610-966-3601.

March 4

Hamburg Automotive Swap Meet and Car Corral 7 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Hamburg Field House, 127 S. 4th St. (rear), Hamburg. Over 100 indoor spaces and unlimited outdoor spaces, handicap friendly and refreshments will be available. Event will be held rain or shine. Children under 12 free. For vendor spaces, call 610-262-9718; for general information, call 610-823-4656.

March 6

Unsure how the 2018 tax reform will impact you? Visit the Lower Macungie Township Library 6 p.m. for “H&R Block Talk” with tax expert Suzanne Raftery, who has over 20 years of experience. Bring questions. Register in advance by visiting www.lowermaclib.org/event or call 610-966-6864.

The Emmaus Garden Club will meet noon, at Faith Presbyterian Church, 3002 N. 2nd St., Emmaus. The program will be “Everything You Always Wanted To Know About the Emmaus Garden Club.” Topics will include the various club activities and instructions on how to press flowers. Come and learn something new about the club.

March 9

Veterans assistance hours at the office of state Rep. Ryan Mackenzie, R-134th, Lower Macungie Township administration building, 3402 Brookside Road, Macungie, 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Anyone interested in speaking with the department service officer should call 610-965-9933.

March 10

Magic show 2 to 2:45 p.m. at the Lower Macungie Community Center, 3450 Brookside Road, Macungie. Join in an all new magical adventure of magic, illusions, doves, rabbits, Houdini-type escapes and tricks, along with lots of audience participation. The event is fun for the entire family. Contact the community center for more details at 610-966-6924.

March 11

“Music Among Friends” concert at St. Peter’s Evangelical Lutheran Church, 474 Vine St., Bethlehem. Concert begins 3 p.m. A free will offering will be received to support the concert series.

March 13

Artist and Emmaus resident, Margaret Kavchok, will be the guest presenter at the Parkland Art League Meeting, 7 p.m., at the Macungie Institute, 510 E. Main St. (Route 100), Macungie. Kavchok will give a demonstration on the Pen and Ink method of drawing.

March 17

Breakfast with the Easter Bunny 9 to 10:30 a.m. at the Lower Macungie Community Center, 3450 Brookside Road, Macungie. Spend a morning with the Easter Bunny. Sing, dance and bring your camera to get your picture taken with the Easter Bunny. Color a picture of the Easter Bunny and take home a prize; play “Easter Bunny Bingo.” Advance registration is required. Contact the community center for more details at 610-966-6924.

Spring bazaar at Church of the Good Shepherd, 135 Quarry Road, Alburtis, 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Shoppers will find crafts, white elephant, Chinese auction, bake sale and food. For more information, call 610-966-2991.

All-you-can-eat breakfast at Old Zionsville United Church of Christ, 5981 Fountain Road, Old Zionsville. The breakfast will be held 7 to 11 a.m. and there is a charge; children under age six are free. For more information, call 610-966-5115.

March 23

Soroptimist International of Emmaus will host the seventh annual Designer Purse Bingo and Basket Raffle at St. John’s United Church of Christ, 139 N. 4th St., Emmaus. Doors open 5:30 p.m.; games start 7 p.m. Food, additional raffles and 50/50 are available for purchase during the event which supports women and girls in the community. Contact Ann for more information at amertz922@gmail.com.

Rep. Justin Simmons, R-131st, will hold a “Coffee and Conversation” event at his Emmaus district office, 191 Main St., Suite 104, 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Simmons said his goal is to engage his constituents in an open dialogue and see where they stand on state and local issues.

March 24

The 43rd annual Easter Egg Hunt 1 p.m. at Quakertown Farmers Market, 201 Station Road, Quakertown. Age categories include infant to three years old, four to six years old and seven to nine years old. For more information, call 215-536-4115.

Artwork from the men of the Allentown Rescue Mission 7 to 9 p.m. at the Macungie Institute, 510 E. Main St. This free event includes wine and hors d’oeuvres. Raffles on local artist work and baskets will also be included and 100 percent of the proceeds go directly to the Allentown Rescue Mission. Sponsored by Out of Our Minds Art Studio.

March 29

Rep. Justin Simmons, R-131st, will hold a “Coffee and Conversation” event at his Coopersburg district office, Village Center, 21 N. Main St., Unit 9, 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Simmons said his goal is to engage his constituents in an open dialogue and see where they stand on state and local issues.

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