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Wednesday, April 3, 2019 by The Press in Local News

April 4

Allentown AARP Chapter #5415 will meet noon at St. Timothy Church, 140 S. Ott St., Allentown. Ian Gallagher will entertain. Non-members and guests are welcome. Bring a non-perishable food item for the Allentown Food Bank. For more information, call 610-437-4265.

Lower Macungie AARP meeting noon in Lower Macungie Township Library, 3450 Brookside Road. The topic is Canines for Christ. Pizza lunch is available for a small fee. For more information, call 610-285-4563.

April 5

Harry S Truman Elementary School, 1400 Gaskill Ave., will host a candy bingo 6:30 p.m., sponsored by the PTO.

April 7

Pet vaccination clinic at Forgotten Felines & Fidos, 6022 Mountain Road, Germansville. Dogs will be vaccinated 10 a.m. to noon; cats noon to 2 p.m. Costs for vaccinations and virus testing vary. For more information, visit the website: http://www.forgottenfelines.org/calendar-of-events/ ?cid=mc-8d8b7cae0c304b79b04215af18ebcb61&mc_id=24501.

Coach purse bingo 1 p.m. at Fearless Fire Company, 1221 S. Front St., Allentown, to benefit the Lehigh County Humane Society. Doors and kitchen open 11:30 a.m. and bingo begins 1 p.m. Event includes door prizes, raffles and a 50/50. All minors must be accompanied by an adult. Donations of supplies or food for the humane society will receive three free Chinese Auction tickets. For more information, email tkd1959@comcast.net or call Tracy at 610-367-4064.

April 10

Crime Victims Council of the Lehigh Valley’s Annual Victims’ Rights Vigil will be held 6 p.m. at the Memorial Tree of Life Grove, 3310 Chestnut Drive, Allentown. In case of inclement weather, there is a rain date scheduled 6 p.m. April 11. This year, Crime Victims Council of Lehigh Valley will commemorate this special week’s theme – “Honoring Our Past, Creating Hope for the Future.” The annual Allied Professional Awards for Lehigh and Northampton counties will be presented to Ralph Romano, Domestic Violence Detective of Lehigh County District Attorney’s Office and Alyssa Barasch of Bethlehem Area School District, who have demonstrated outstanding commitment to victims’ services. This event will be open to the public free of charge. Victim-survivors will speak about how their lives have been impacted by crime and a bell ceremony will be held in memory of loved ones taken from their families by violence. For more information or directions, call the CVC office at 610-437-6610, visit https://cvclv.org/vigil/ or the Facebook Page at https://www.facebook.com/CrimeVictimsCouncil/.