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Ham radio

Thursday, August 30, 2012 by The Press in News Briefs

Free classes being offered

The Delaware-Lehigh Amateur Radio Club is offering free classes for the FCC test to earn a amateur radio license and begin talking on the radio with other amateur radio operators locally and around the world.

Classes run for nine Tuesdays 7-9 p.m. at Gracedale, near Nazareth.

For information, call 610-432-8286 or email ke3aw@arrl.net.

For information about amateur radio, go to arrl.org or dlarc.org.

HistorY

Thursday, August 30, 2012 by The Press in News Briefs

Event set for Sept. 8, 9

Weisenberg Lowhill Township Historical Society is having its Schpotyaahr Fescht (Fall Fest) noon-6 p.m. Sept. 8 and 9 at the old Zimmerman's Hotel, 4590 Werleys Corner Road, New Tripoli.

This free event will feature family fun plus a bake sale.

Food will be available for purchase.

For more information, call 610-298-2352.

Stony Run

Thursday, August 30, 2012 by The Press in News Briefs

Apple Fest on Sept. 8

Frieden's Lutheran Church, 9727 Red Road, Stony Run, is having its annual Apple Festival Sept. 8.

Food will be served from 2-8 p.m.

The group, "Witness," will entertain 5-8 p.m. with traditional, Southern gospel and light contemporary Christian music.

The event will take place rain or shine.

Everyone is invited to worship with the Fools 4 Christ Clown Troupe at 10:30 a.m. Sept. 16 at the church. Fools 4 Christ provides the Christian message with mime.

Volunteer Opportunities

Thursday, August 30, 2012 by The Press in Opinion

·Special Olympics Bethlehem is in need of a training coordinator. Contact Robert Sehee at 610-419-3285 or bso.sehee@gmail.com.

·American Diabetes Association, Bethlehem, needs help to make the next diabetes walk in Bethlehem Oct. 13 the most fun and successful walk to date.

Contact Dawn Fernandez at 888-342-2383, ext. 4625 or dfernandez@diabetes.org.

Coco Foundation, Bethlehem, needs volunteers for its annual Tee Time for Coco Golf Tournament Sept. 29.

Contact Lisa Walker at 570-954-8024 or lisa@thecocofoundation.org.