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Voting machines demonstrated

Tuesday, July 31, 2018 by The Press in News Briefs

LEHIGH COUNTY ELECTIONS

Voting machines demon LEHIGH COUNTY ELECTIONS

The Lehigh County Elections & Voter Registration Office would like to invite the public to attend demonstrations of the next generation of voting machines. This is a three day event to be held 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Sept. 11, 12 and 13 at the Lehigh County Government Center, Public Hearing Room, 17 S. 7th St., Allentown, with the following schedule:

•Election Systems & Software: 9 a.m. to noon Sept. 11

•Clear Ballot: 1 to 4 p.m. Sept. 11

Parent camp Aug. 14

Tuesday, July 31, 2018 by The Press in News Briefs

EPSD

The East Penn School District is proud to announce its first parent camp. This event includes a menu of informational sessions, presented by East Penn School District instructional leaders, which are offered during three time slots. Any adult member of the East Penn community is invited to sign-up to attend one, two or three sessions of interest.

In addition to the presentations, there will be tables offering additional information and support.

The parent camp will be held Aug. 14 with the following sessions offered:

•6 p.m.: Doors Open

The Press invites readers to

Thursday, July 26, 2018 by The Press in News Briefs

STOCKINGS FOR SOLDIERS

The Lehigh Valley Press invites you to share some of the warmth of the yuletide season with Keystone Military Families and their Stocking for Soldiers program.

Keystone Military Families’ mission is to provide caring support for deployed military members in all branches of service to our country; no matter where they are stationed in the world. “Our troops give us the freedom to be safe in our homes,” Keystone Military Families said.

Parent camp Aug. 14

Thursday, July 26, 2018 by The Press in News Briefs

EPSD

East Penn School District is proud to announce its first parent camp. This event includes a menu of informational sessions, presented by East Penn School District instructional leaders, which are offered during three time slots. Any adult member of the East Penn community is invited to sign-up to attend one, two or three sessions of interest.

In addition to the presentations, there will be tables offering additional information and support.

The parent camp will be held Aug. 14 with the following sessions offered:

•6 p.m.: Doors Open

Emmaus Triangle Park honored

Thursday, July 26, 2018 by The Press in News Briefs

APA-PA

The Pennsylvania Chapter of the American Planning Association, through its Great Places in PA program, has designated Emmaus Triangle Park as a 2018 Great Public Space.

In the announcement, representatives said, “Emmaus is the only town in Pennsylvania with a triangle as its center. The triangle, which has been part of the Emmaus community since 1759, originally served as the location of crops and livestock for townspeople, then as the site of a hotel with a livery stable and wagon sleds.

Concerts

Thursday, July 26, 2018 by The Press in News Briefs

Allentown

The city of Allentown’s 2018 Summer Concert Series and Saturday in the Park series have rescheduled three dates so far this season due to inclement weather.

Rescheduled concerts will be made up on the following dates:

Municipal Band rescheduled from June 10 to 7:30 p.m. Aug. 18 at West Park;

Crazy Hearts “Saturday in the Park” series rescheduled from June 23 to 7 p.m. Sept. 8; and

Municipal Band rescheduled from July 1 to 7 p.m. Sept. 11 at West Park.

BRIEFLY

Thursday, July 19, 2018 by The Press in News Briefs

Special Needs Day July 21

134TH DISTRICT

Rep. Ryan Mackenzie, R-134th and Sen. Pat Browne, R-16th, in conjunction with The Ben Event, will host a special needs awareness day 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. July 21 at Macungie Memorial Park, 50 N. Poplar St., Macungie.

The event will feature providers offering information on services and programs available to the special needs community from local, state and federal resources.

Lehigh Valley Health Network and Good Shepherd Rehabilitation are sponsors of the awareness event.