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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

For information about amateur radio, go to or


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

·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

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

Contact Lisa Walker at 570-954-8024 or