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Friday, December 13, 2019


Friday, October 25, 2019 by The Press in Local News

Oct. 24

The Salisbury chapter of PAGE will host Matthew J. Zakreski, PsyD who will present “Table Top! SEL Games that your Kids Will Actually Enjoy” 7-9 p.m. at Salisbury Middle School, 3301 Devonshire Road, Allentown. Zakreski will present using games to help teach and model social and emotional learning. RSVP to PAGEsalisbury@gmail.com.

Nov. 2

“A Frozen Adventure” for children of all ages with a parent or caregiver 10:30-11:30 a.m. at the Lower Macungie Community Center, 3450 Brookside Road, Macungie. Registration is limited to 250 people. Enjoy an enchanting date with your favorite ice queen and her sister plus some very special guests who will sing, dance and tell stories. Bring your camera to take pictures with the characters immediately following the show. For additional information, visit www.lowermac.com or call 610-966-6924.

The Lehigh Valley Therapy Dogs “Paw-sta” dinner fundraiser 4-8 p.m. at Lehigh Lodge, Route 100, Macungie. There is a cost. For additional information, call 610-428-4213.

St. Margaret’s Episcopal Church Autumn Basket Social, 150 Elm St., Emmaus, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Also noon to 3 p.m. Nov. 3. Basket and gift card raffle, food, beverages and baked goods. Tickets are available at the door and discounted in advance. Proceeds to benefit community outreach programs. For more information, call 484-358-6093 or email imcraftyj@gmail.com

Nov. 5

Election Day food sale including barbecue sandwiches, soup and baked goods noon to 8 p.m. at Jerusalem Evangelical Lutheran Church of Eastern Salisbury, 1707 Church Road, Allentown.

Nov. 7

The Delaware-Lehigh Amateur Radio Club will hold its monthly meeting 7:30 p.m. in the Bethlehem Township Community Center, 2900 Farmersville Road, Bethlehem. The program will be “Filming ‘Across the Pacific’ and ‘Radios of Pan AM’.” The presenter is Brian / KN4R. Members and others interested community members are always invited. For directions, visit https://tinyurl.com/y852acvn. For more informaton, visit www.dlarc.org, KE3AW@ARRLnet or call 610-432-8286.

Allentown AARP Chapter #5415 will meet noon at St. Timothy Church, 140 S. Ott St., Allentown. Marc Berson is the guest speaker. Non-members and guests are welcome. Bring a nonperishable food item for the Allentown Food Bank. For more information, call 610-437-4265.

Nov. 8

Basket social 7 p.m. at Jerusalem Evangelical Lutheran Church of Eastern Salisbury, 1707 Church Road, Allentown. Doors open 5 p.m. Tickets are available now. To purchase tickets, donate a basket or for more information, call Louise at 610-866-1611.

Nov. 10

Salisbury Falcon Twirlers designer purse and Thirty-One bingo, at Salisbury Middle School, 3301 Devonshire Road, Allentown. Doors open noon; bingo begins 1 p.m. Tickets are discounted in advance. Tickets will also be available at the door. The event includes raffles, refreshments and door prizes. For tickets or more information, contact Salisburytwirlingboosters@gmail.com.

Nov. 12

The Emmaus Garden Club will meet noon at Faith Presbyterian Church, 3002 N. Second St., Emmaus. Jane Kruse, president of South Schuylkill Garden Club, will present a PowerPoint program on “White House Landscape Trends.” Landscape design is Kruse’s passion. She will discuss landscape design changes in the United States over the last 200 years by sharing information about the lawns at the White House. Her talk was inspired by the book “All the Presidents’ Gardens” by Marta McDowell. Guests are always welcome. For more information, call 610-965-6109.

Nov. 14

Allentown Garden Club general meeting 12:30 p.m. at the Allentown Public Library, 1210 Hamilton St. Lindsay Parks, executive director, Seem Seed Farm will present the history and mission of Seed Seem Farm, a Lehigh County facility for training new farmers. For more information, email aegall2@verizon.net.

Nov. 16

Harry S Truman Elementary School fall vendor fair at Salisbury High School, 500 E. Montgomery St., Allentown, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Free admission. The PTO will be collecting nonperishable food donations for the school’s harvest food collection efforts. For more information on becoming a vendor, email Devon Dredge at dmdredge52408@gmail.com or Lisa Crocus at Shrewdog12@aol.com.

The Friends of the Macungie Institute will hold a holiday tea; tickets are still available for the 2 p.m. seating. Call Tim Brown at the Macungie Institute 610-966-7830, for more information.

Nov. 23

Annual craft fair at Lower Macungie Community Center, 3450 Brookside Road, Macungie, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Event includes over 100 vendors and a raffle for 60 or more prizes. Wonderful holiday gift ideas. Refreshments by Brookside Deli will be available for purchase throughout the day. Free shuttle from parking lot to front door, courtesy of Corporate Limousine.