AMERICAN CANCER SOCIETY, Bethlehem, needs volunteers to join in the fight against breast cancer. Contact Donna Lilly at 610-921-2329 or email@example.com.
CATHOLIC CHARITIES DIOCESE OF ALLENTOWN is looking for volunteers with a professional image and demeanor to man their front desk. Contact Patricia Holtz at 610- 435-1541, ext.342 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
DA VINCI SCIENCE CENTER, Allentown, needs adult volunteers for floor exhibits. Contact Jen Pors at 484-664-1002 or Jen@davincisciencecenter.org.
@$:The Lehigh Valley Beekeepers Association hosts a National Honey Bee Day event at Wildlands Conservancy.
In a statement before council Aug. 19, Ronald Conrad, a mayoral candidate for Macungie, accused council and appointed Mayor Gary Cordner of "playing politics," giving an unfair advantage to Cordner in the upcoming election and citing examples of other local municipalities in similar positions which had specifically avoided what he termed an "unbiased election" by appointing someone who promised not to run for the electoral office after the period of his interim appointment.
Wednesday afternoon dance 1 to 4, Trexler Room, Lehigh County Senior Center, 1633 W. Elm St., Allentown. There is a cost which includes refreshments. For additional information, call 610-437-3700.
Community Night of Music at Salem United Methodist Church, 6440 Powder Valley Road, Zionsville, 4 to 7 p.m. featuring "The Dogs of Falkner Swamp" as well as the Niantic praise band. There is a cost and food will be available to purchase. Face painting and games for children will also be available. For additional information, call 610-966-5738.
Some 60 local actors and an orchestra of professional musicians from throughout the Lehigh Valley presented the whimsical musical "Seussical" last week under the auspices of the St. Thomas More Summer Theater Magic group.
The weather was warm and dry for the 29th annual 5K and Quinna Schleicher Kids Fun Run and Paws in the Park held Aug. 10 in Alburtis. Usually starting and ending at Alburtis Elementary School, a change was made this year to make it easier for the runners. The end of the race was set up across from Alburtis Area Community Center on Walnut Street
The Macungie Ambulance crew and Alburtis Police Department stood by in case they were needed.
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Summer readers at the Emmaus Publc Library completed 1,380 books this summer as part of the "Diggers Club." The most readers this summer were in second grade. The finale to the reading program took place Aug. 14 at Emmaus Community Park with entertainment provided by storyteller Karen Maurer.
Animals are available for adoption at the Center for Animal Health & Welfare no-kill shelter, 1165 Island Park Road, Easton. The shelter is working to end pet overpopulation by running a clinic so animals can be spayed or neutered before they go home. For more information, call 610-252-7722 or visit www.healthy-animalcenter.org.
Barbara Jaindl, wife of the late Timothy Jaindl, presented a donation to Lower Macungie Township for Camp Olympic at the Aug. 15 board of commissioners meeting. Jaindl had been active in basketball coaching for 12 years. The donation included three benches to be placed near the basketball courts.