The Friends of the Macungie Institute are sponsoring an American Treasure Tram Tour bus trip to Oaks May 3. The trip includes a meal at Maggiano’s Little Italy Restaurant. For information, call 610-966-7830.
There will be an Eagle Arms Gun Show March 4 and 5 at Macungie Memorial Park Hall.
There will be a Macungie Spring Craft Show 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. March 12 at Macungie Memorial Park. For information, call Audrey Erb at 610-393-7116.
Celebrate Dr. Seuss’s birthday on Seuss-tastic Saturday with stories, crafts and games for the whole family 10:30 to 11:30 a.m. March 5 at the Lower Macungie Library. Dress up as your favorite character and bring your camera for pictures with a famous cat.
Throughout the month of February, the library will feature the paintings of Parkland Art League member Jill Stanley.
The Lower Macungie Library Book Club will meet 10:30 a.m. March 2 to discuss “Euphoria” by Lily King.
Concordia Lutheran Church will host a Shrove Tuesday pancake dinner 5 to 7 p.m. Feb. 9. Pancakes, eggs, bacon, sausage and beverages will be available. A freewill offering will be accepted. Everyone is invited. For information, call 610-965-3265.
There will be a Listen Live Music Open Mic Night 7:30 p.m. Feb. 13. Doors open 7 p.m. For more information, call 610-966-6419 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Miller-Keystone Blood Center and Lower Macungie Township will hold a blood drive 4 to 7:30 p.m. Aug. 26 at the Lower Macungie Township Community Center. Pre-register by calling 610-966-6924 for an appointment.
The Lower Lehigh Lions Club will hold a flea market and garage sale 8 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. Sept. 5 at Macungie Memorial Park. The rain date is Sept. 6. To reserve a spot, call Ron at 610-966-3040 or Bob at 610-966-4941 or go to www.e-clubhouse.org/ sites/lowerlehigh/contact.php.
The Macungie Farmers Market will be open 4 to 7 p.m. every Thursday through October except Aug. 27 at Macungie Memorial Park, 50 North Poplar St.
Macungie Pool will be open 11 a.m. to 8 p.m. through Labor Day. On weekdays there is toddler time 11 a.m. to noon. Swim lessons are available. For information, call 610-966-5757.
There will be a Wheels of Time Cruise Night 5 to 10 p.m. Aug. 15 at Macungie Memorial Park. Cars can start arriving at 3 p.m. Refreshments will be available.
There will be an Old-Fashioned Fourth of July Picnic starting 10 a.m. July 4 at Macungie Memorial Park.
The bicycle/wagon parade begins 10 a.m. There will be a duck race in the creek 11 a.m. Macungie Band will perform 11:30 a.m. in the bandshell. There will also be games and contests for children as well as the annual Bear Swamp Derby/Firecracker 500. Bring your own matchbox type car or purchase one at the picnic. The fire department and ambulance corps will have equipment on display. Macungie Pool will host events outside the pool 11 a.m. to 2 p.m.
The Lower Macungie Pool will be open noon to 8 p.m. daily. The pool will close 4:45 p.m. June 22 and 25 and July 9 and 13 for swim meets. A summer kickoff party will be held 1 to 5 p.m. June 28 featuring D.H. Productions Dip-N-Dance 1 to 3 p.m. and a magic show by Tom Yurasits 4 p.m. There will be a Wildlands Conservancy presentation 2 p.m. July 12. There will be a Dip-N-Dance 5 to 7 p.m. July 17. For more information, check the website www.lowermac. org.
There will be an Old Fashioned Fourth of July Picnic starting 10 a.m. July 4 at Macungie Memorial Park. The bicycle/ wagon parade begins 10 a.m. There will be a duck race in the creek 11 a.m. The Macungie Band will perform 11:30 a.m. in the bandshell. There will also be games and contests for children as well as the annual Bear Swamp Derby/Firecracker 500. Bring your own matchbox type car or purchase one at the picnic.
The Lower Macungie Library summer reading club, "Every Hero has a Story," will begin registration 9 a.m. May 30. There will be programs for school age superheroes in kindergarten through seventh grade Tuesdays June 23 to July 28. Reading incentive programs are available for pre-readers, independent readers and teen readers. Drop-by preschool storytimes will be held 10:30 a.m. and 12:30 p.m. There will also be family fun nights on Mondays from June 22 to Aug. 3. Teen Time will be offered Thursdays.
The Macungie Farmers Market will hold the ninth season grand opening 4 to 7 p.m. May 14. The market features local family farmers providing homegrown food: fruits, vegetables, meat products, eggs, baked goods, plants and more. The farmers market will be open 4 to 7 p.m. every Thursday through October except Aug. 27. Parking is available at the park parking lot and along North Walnut Street.