It's hard to believe it's September already!
We always go to the Jersey shore for two weeks in July, and somehow, by the time we get back it seems summer is already winding down. Not that I'd trade those two weeks for anything. But this month is when school and other activities that took a break during the summer kick back into high gear.
The Vera Cruz senior citizens meeting will resume 1 p.m. Sept. 6 with State Representative Ryan Mackenzie, R-134th, as the speaker.
East Penn School District residents age 65 and older may apply for the Golden Age Card. This complimentary pass entitles the holder to free admission to all plays, concerts, track usage, home sports events and other special events sponsored by the school district including a Thanksgiving luncheon.
For those interested in the community education program, one free class up to a value of $50 is offered each semester. This lifetime card may be picked up at the administration office, 800 Pine St., Emmaus or by calling 610-966-8301.
The Church of St. Ann, 415 S. Sixth St., will hold its 30th annual fall fest, 5 to 10 p.m. Sept. 6; 5 to 11 p.m. Sept. 7 and 4 to 11 p.m. Sept. 8. The event features ethnic kitchen offerings (Friday and Saturday), carnival rides and games, crafts, face painting, cash bingo, outside food booths, a big ticket drawing, a beer garten and a tiki bar. There will be musical entertainment each evening 7 to 10 p.m. For information, visit www.stann-emmaus.org/ Church/fallfest.htm.