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Tuesday, January 22, 2019


Thursday, May 3, 2018 by The Press in Local News


·Take Off Pounds Sensibly at St. Paul’s Lutheran Church, Breinigsville, 10 a.m.-noon. Call 610-395-1006.

·Model Railroad Explorer Post 101 at Coplay Municipal Building, Room 201, 96 S. Fourth St., 7-9 p.m. Call 610-965-2598 or 610-262-7013.

·Al-Anon Family Support group for adult children of alcoholics and dysfunctional families at First Presbyterian Church, Tilghman St. and Cedar Crest Blvd., Allentown, 7-9 p.m.; Alcoholics Anonymous, meets 8-9 p.m.

·Alcoholics Anonymous at New Life Lutheran Church, 6804 Weiss Road, New Tripoli, 7 p.m. Call 610-298-2710.

·Cetronia Senior Center, 12:30 p.m., in the social hall behind the Cetronia Fire Company, 3950 Broadway. Pinochle and bingo. Beverages and doughnuts served. Must be age 55 or older. Open to residents of all areas. For info, call 610-751-0912.

·New Life Evangelical Lutheran Church, 6804 Weiss Road, New Tripoli, 7-8:30 p.m. Women’s Bible Study. Baby sitting for small fee. Call 610-298-2710 for information.

·Whitehall AARP Chapter 3115 at The American Club, 300 Cherry St., Coplay, at 1 p.m.; refreshments at noon. For information, call 610-395-2820.

·Allentown Chapter of AARP 5415 at St. Timothy’s Evangelical Lutheran Church, 140 S. Ott St., Allentown. Refreshments at noon. Program and meeting 1 p.m. Call 610-437-4265.

·Senior Friends Group meets at Mt. Zion Lutheran Church, Old Route 22 and Long Lane near Krumsville, Berks County. Lunch at noon. Donation is requested. Anyone age 55 and older is welcome.

·Lehigh Valley Torch Club, 6:30 p.m. at Hamilton Family Restaurant, 2027 Hamilton St., Allentown. For information, call 484-619-3655.


·Men’s Prayer Breakfast 7 a.m. at Cracker Barrel Restaurant, Fogelsville. All men welcome.

·MOM’S Club meeting for stay-at-home moms, 10 a.m. Children welcome. For more information, email


·Forgotten Feline and Fidos cat and kitten adoptions noon-4 p.m. at the shelter, 6022 Mountain Road, Germansville. Adopt a kitten, adult or foster one. Call 610-760-9009.

·Ontelaunee Region AACA at New Jerusalem Zion Church, Krumsville, Berks County, meets across from Greenwich Elementary School, 7 p.m. Participants are members of regional and national car clubs.

·Parkland School District and the Education Foundation community resource fair 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. in the high school cafeteria, 2700 N. Cedar Crest Blvd., South Whitehall Township. More than 50 different agencies will be on hand to discuss transportation, disabilities, health care, mental health, employment, housing, aging, and women’s, children, veterans and emergency services, churches, food banks and more. There will be snacks, prizes and giveaways. All are invited to attend.

·Union United Church of Christ, Neffs, Country Sale 9 2 p.m. Vendors inside and outside. Book sale, Santa’s Attic and homemade baked goods. Lunch includes homemade soup, barbecues, sides and burgers cooked outside by the Grill Guys.

·Auxiliary of Northern Valley EMS, NOVA, flea market 9 a.m.-2 p.m. Food will be available.


·Alcoholics Anonymous at Ziegels Union Church, Breinigsville, 7:30 p.m.

·Moms In Touch International prayer group, 9:40-10:30 a.m. Call 610-760-2306.

·Claussville Garden Club 7 p.m. at Ziegels Union Church, 9990 Ziegels Church Road, Breinigsville. Everyone is welcome to attend. For information, call 610-285-4476.

·Alzheimer’s Adult Children support group at The Center of Healthy Aging, Lehigh Valley Hospital, 17th and Chew sts., Allentown, 6:30 p.m.

·Claussville Garden Club plant auction 6:30 p.m. at ZettlemoyerAuction Co., 820 Nursery St., Fogelsville. Doors open 5:30 p.m. Variety of perennials, hostas, day lilies, etc. as well as houseplants available. Sale of the plants, grown by the club members, will benefit club scholarships, awarded to a Northwestern High School senior who is pursuing an education in agricultural or environmental studies, and other club activities. For information, call Sabrina at 484-506-1309.


·Stepping Stones Al-Anon Family support group 7 p.m. in Room 15 at Neffs UCC, Route 873, Neffs.

·Take Off Pounds Sensibly at Holy Trinity Lutheran Church, Main St., Slatedale. Weigh-in 6-6:30 p.m.; meeting follows. Call 610-767-6804.

·SPADE International, 9077 Steinsville Road, Kempton, 9:30-11:30 a.m. Women’s Bible Study. Call 610-756-6510 for information.

·Greenawalds Senior Citizens, 12:30 p.m. at Greenawalds Fire Co., 2500 Focht Ave. Pinochle, bingo and refreshments available. For information, call 610-395-4261. New members are always welcome.

·Trexlertown Senior group, 1 p.m. Tuesdays at St. Paul’s Lutheran Church, 8227 Hamilton Blvd., Breinigsville. Light refreshments are served. Occasional guest speaker, entertainment. Piano player is needed. Seniors are invited to play bingo, cards, joke telling and interesting stories. For info, call Charlie at 610-391-0549.

·Alzheimer’s Association Arden Court Support Group at Arden Court, 5151 Hamilton Blvd., Upper Macungie Township, 6-7:30 p.m. All welcome to attend. No fee; registration requested. Call 610-366-9010.

·Lehigh Valley Mothers of Twins Club support group 7:30 p.m. at Woodlawn Fire Company, 2217 Belmont St., South Whitehall. Mothers of multiples are welcome to attend. For information, go to



·Fogelsville Fire Co. Ladies Auxiliary bingo, 7850 Lime St., 6:30 p.m. Doors open 5 p.m.; kitchen opens 5:45 p.m. For more information call, 610-395-5479.

·Fogelsville Senior Citizens at Fogelsville Firehouse, 1 p.m.

·Allentown West Rotary Club 7:30 a.m. at Luther Crest, 800 Hausman Road, South Whitehall Township. Call 610-298-2250 for information.

·Busy Bee Quilters of Union UCC, Neffs, meets 9:30 a.m.-3 p.m. New quilters welcome. Call 610-767-6961.

·Ziegels Church, 9990 Ziegels Church Road, Breinigsville, crochet or knit baby blankets and prayer shawls, 9-11 a.m. Beginners welcome. Call 610-285-6157.

·Upper Lehigh Lions Club 6:45 p.m. at Schnecksville Grange, Route 873.