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Wednesday, May 29, 2013 by The Press in News Briefs

Walking tours begin June 7

The Steelworkers Archives will conduct tours of the former Bethlehem Steel Plant 4 to 8 p.m. June 7, July 5, Aug. 2 and Sept. 6.

The walks begin at the Steelworkers Memorial and/or the Steelworkers Veterans Memorial. A former steelworker will speak at each station along the walk. They will assist visitors with the location and/or purchase of memorial bricks.

Call 610-861-0600 or 610-751-0794 for information and reservations.


Wednesday, May 29, 2013 by The Press in News Briefs

Annual gala to be held May 31

The Arts Academy Charter School will hold its second annual Celebration of the Arts 6 to 9 p.m. May 31 at the DaVinci Center, 3145 Hamilton Blvd. bypass, Allentown. The middle school, with a focus on the arts, is located in Salisbury Township.

On display at the event will be artwork created by academy students, bidding on silent auction items and food prepared by Maison Blanc Catering. Staff and student musicians will provide the music. Sponsorship opportunities are available.

For information, visit www.arts-cs.org or call 610-351-0234.


Wednesday, May 29, 2013 by The Press in News Briefs

Ytsma bike tour set for June 2

The Pat Ytsmas Ride Safe bike tour will be held June 2 at Earl Adams Memorial Park, Breinigsville.The event will benefit the Ytsma children's college fund. Check-in begins at 7 a.m.; the ride starts at 8 a.m.

Ytsma, an advocate for bicycle safety, died Dec. 8, 2011, from injuries sustained in an accident while riding his bicycle. Call 610-865-2621 to sponsor or to join the ride.


Wednesday, May 29, 2013 by The Press in News Briefs

Jammin' for Youth set for June 8

A Jammin' for Youth benefit for area homeless and dependent care youth will be held 7 p.m. June 8 at Steel Stacks.

Local musician Adam Web and DJs Jam-Rock, and Sol Controller will perform and food will be provided by Kasey Lynn's Catering. Tickets are available at the door, online at www.valleyyouthhouse.org or by calling 610-317-0721.

Barn photography topic of workshop

Wednesday, May 29, 2013 by The Press in Focus

The Saucon Valley Conservancy hosts its 2nd Annual Barn Photo Workshop, 9 a.m. - noon June 1, Heller Homestead, 1890-92 Friedensville Road, Lower Saucon Township.

The event is held rain or shine.

Take photographs of barns, historical buildings and other subjects with a digital SLR, point-and-shoot camera, or cell phone. Learn photo tips and techniques you can use on the 2013 Barn Tour of Saucon Valley Barns Sept. 14.