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Thursday, May 9, 2019 by The Press in Local News

May 9

Allentown Garden Club meeting 12:30 p.m. at the lower level of the Allentown Public Library, 12th and Hamilton streets, Allentown. Jack Jones, J.J. Woodcrafts, will present unique, one-of-a-kind, birdhouses and bird feeders crafted from old barn wood. Many birdhouses will be offered for sale. The public is welcome.

May 11

Allentown Garden Club’s annual plant sale 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. at 207 N. 27th St., Allentown, just north of the Allentown Rose Garden. The greatest volume of the plants are perennials and come from our members’ gardens.

Purse bingo fundraiser for Boots & Saddle Riding Club at the Alburtis Area Community Center, 220 W. 2nd St., Alburtis. Doors open 1 p.m. Games start 2 p.m. Groups of eight or more can reserve a table and receive a special thank you gift. Advance reservations include extra door prize tickets. BYOB permitted and refreshments will be available. For tickets, text, call or email Amber at 610-730-2870 or albrenn1221@gmail.com or Rachel at 484-553-7290 or rachelharf@outlook.com.

Tea party social 1 p.m. at Jerusalem Lutheran Church of Eastern Salisbury, 1707 Church Road, Allentown. For more information, call 610-797-6933.

May 14

Parkland Art League meeting, 7 p.m. at St. Anne’s Episcopal Church, 6667 Lower Macungie Road, Trexlertown. Artist Adriano Farinella will be the guest demonstrator for the evening. For more information, call 610-533-5345.

May 15

Emmaus Historical Society meeting, 7 p.m. at St. John’s Lutheran Church parish hall, 501 Chestnut St., Emmaus. Annual elections will be held at the meeting prior to the program. The program is “2009 Anniversary Celebration - A Look Back” and will be presented by Dr. Michael Waddell and Teri Sorg-McManamon as part of the 2019 program and exhibit theme of “Celebrate the Celebrations.” It is open to the public.

May 18

Hivel Und Dahl Preservation Society will have a plant and bake sale 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Upper Milford Farmers Market. All proceeds will benefit the Schubert-Graber log building restoration fund.

Bingo at Jerusalem Lutheran Church of Eastern Salisbury, 1707 Church Road, Allentown, 6 p.m. Doors open 5 p.m. Fun for the whole family. The kitchen will be open to purchase food, beverages and dessert. For more information, call Louise at 610-866-1611.

May 19

Spring planting 2 to 4 p.m. at the 1792 Bortz Log House in Wescosville. Children can plant vegetables and herbs similar to what would have been grown in the kitchen garden many years ago. For more information, visit www.lmthistory.org.

Sips and Strings at The 1803 House 2-5 p.m. Rain or shine. Tickets can be purchased online at Eventbrite.com/Sips&Strings@1803House. Limited to 100 adults.

May 27

Allentown Band Memorial Day concert, 4 p.m., PA Music Preservation Society, near AG Hall on the Allentown Fairgrounds.

June 1

Military exhibit to honor and remember all those who served at Jerusalem Lutheran Church of Eastern Salisbury, 1707 Church Road, Allentown, noon to 5 p.m. Food, drinks and baked goods will be available for sale. For more information, call 610-797-6933.

June 2

Kiwanis Club of Emmaus 46th annual all-you-can-eat pancake festival 8 a.m. to noon at Emaus Fire Company #1, Sixth and Broad streets, Emmaus. There is a cost; children under the age of 10 enjoy breakfast for free. For tickets and further information, call 610-395-4818 or visit www.EmmausKiwanis.org.

Dedication of Heritage Courtyard outside the Lower Macungie Historical Society Museum at Camp Olympic, 2 to 4 p.m. Those who purchased a brick will be mailed an invitation to attend. For more information, visit www.lmthistory.org.

June 19

Community blood drive in memory of Wayne Leibensperger Jr. at Jerusalem Lutheran Church of Eastern Salisbury, 1707 Church Road, Allentown, 4 to 8 p.m. For an appointment, call Deana Leibensperger at 610-217-3155.