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Walnutport

Thursday, February 21, 2013 by The Press in News Briefs

Flea market on Feb. 24

Diamond Fire Company, 110 Main St., Walnutport will be hosting a flea market 8 a.m.-2 p.m. on Feb. 24 in the social hall.

There will be more than 100 vendor tables including many with specialty and collectible items.

There is free admission, ample parking and the kitchen will be open.

For more information, call Donald at 610-767-8476 between 6-9 p.m. Saturday.

NWL lunch menus

Thursday, February 21, 2013 by The Press in School

Thursday, Feb. 21: Elem., M.S., H.S.: Chicken parmesan or meatballs with rotini pasta and sauce, tossed salad cup, steamed peas, applesauce, milk.

Friday, Feb. 22: Elem., M.S.: Ham and cheese Goldfish sandwich or grilled cheese sandwich, cream of tomato soup, baked beans, peaches, milk. H.S.: Hot ham and cheese on pretzel bun or Tiger chicken bowl, cream of tomato soup, baked beans, peaches, milk.

Monday, Feb. 25: Elem., M.S., H.S.: Chicken tenders or grilled cheese sandwich, celery and carrot sticks with dip, Sidekicks frozen fruit cup, milk.

Hamburg

Thursday, February 21, 2013 by The Press in News Briefs

Swap meet, car corral March 3

The Ontelaunee Region AACA is sponsoring a swap meet and car corral 7 a.m.-2 p.m. March 3 at the Hamburg Field House, 127 S. 4th St., Hamburg.

Car collectors and enthusiasts will be displaying autos and parts and accessories for sale and swap.

Additional features at the show include vendors, designated parking and handicapped access.

There is a fee for admission.

For more information, call Lester Manwiller at 610-944-8619 or email lhedgehog@aol.com.

Scholarships

Thursday, February 21, 2013 by The Press in School

House award now available

High school seniors may now apply for a Pennsylvania House of Representatives scholarship to help cover the costs of higher education.

Each year, two students preparing for post-secondary education are awarded four-year scholarships.

State Rep. Justin Simmons, R-131st, said the program is privately funded by individual and corporate donors.

He said no tax or other public funds are used.

LCCC

Thursday, February 21, 2013 by The Press in School

FAFSA sessions February-April

Lehigh Carbon Community College will be hosting its FAFSA Completion Nights at the following campus locations at 6 p.m. February through April.

·Feb. 27 or March 6: LCCC Main Campus Technology Center, Room 202 and 204, 4525 Education Park Drive, Schnecksville;

·March 12: LCCC Morgan Center, Room 109, 234 High St., Tamaqua; and

·March 26, April 16, or 23: LCCC Donley Center, Room 204, 718 Hamilton St., Allentown.

Each session will run about an hour.

Rap of the Gavel

Thursday, February 21, 2013 by The Press in Local News

Meetings held in municipal building.

FEBRUARY

WEDNESDAY 27

Lehigh County Commissioners, 7:30 p.m. in the public hearing room of the Government Center, 17 S. 7th St., Allentown.

Northwestern Recreation Commission, 7:30 p.m. in the school district administration conference room.

THURSDAY 28

Northwestern Lehigh School Board special meeting of finance committee, 5 p.m. to review insurance RFPs; 7 p.m. operations committee to review FMP, in the district administration conference room.

4-H

Thursday, February 21, 2013 by The Press in News Briefs

New club seeks members

Lehigh County Cooperative Extension is forming a new 4-H Club.

Do you love to visit farms, farmers markets, corn mazes or pick-your-own?

Have you ever wondered about being your own boss? Do you enjoy working in agriculture?

Have you considered all the possibilities of direct-to-consumer farm marketing?

The club will explore how food gets from the farm to the dinner table and researching possible businesses and associated careers, enhancing life skills, as well as actually running a farm-related business.