The Muslim Association of Lehigh Valley in conjunction with Islamic Education Center of Pa, Al Ahad Islamic Center and Easton Phillipsburg Muslims Association will be hosting its fifth annual Lehigh Muslim Fun Day noon-6 p.m. Sept. 1 at Lone Lane Park, Upper Macungie Township.
This event will include tournaments in soccer, cricket, volleyball, basketball and Taekwondo.
There will be a mix of family fun open to all faiths.
Teams from the Lehigh Valley area and New Jersey will compete at 10 a.m.
Am Haskalah, the Jewish Reconstructionist Congregation of the Lehigh Valley, invites the community to join them for meaningful, spiritual, musical and creative Rosh Hashanah and Yom Kippur services.
This year, the congregation is participating in the Jewish Reconstructionist Movement's Open Seats Program, which enables them to offer High Holiday Services to anyone in the Lehigh Valley who wishes to attend.
To ensure a seat, go to amhaskalah.org or call 610-435-3775.
The following services will take place at the Jewish Community Center:
The fall festival at Friedens UCC, Route 873, Slatington, will take place 9 a.m.-2 p.m. Sept. 8.
There will be a yard sale and bake sale. Refreshments will be sold and take-outs will be available.
Edward W. Duffy, 73, of Allentown, died Aug. 23, 2012, in ManorCare, Allentown.
He and his wife, Dorothy E. (Woodhead) Duffy, would have been married 41 years in September.
Born in Philadelphia, he was the son of the late Edward and Anna (Farrell) Duffy.
He was a paint mixer for the former Garden State Tanning, Fleetwood.
In addition to his wife, he is survived by a sister, Wanita Dieter, of Shillington.
Private interment at Jordan Lutheran Cemetery, Orefield.
Condolences may be offered to the family at kellerfuneralhomes.com.
Acting United States Commerce Secretary Rebecca Blank announced a $500,000 Economic Development Administration grant to the Allentown Economic Development Corp. and the Allentown Commercial and Industrial Development Authority to upgrade Allentown's Bridgeworks Enterprise Center during an Aug. 21 visit to the city.
Blank and Allentown Mayor Ed Pawlowski toured the 62,000-square-foot former Mack Truck plant.
Lester L. Bowen, 93, longtime resident of Fifth Street, Fullerton, died peacefully Aug. 24, 2012, in Sacred Heart Senior Living, Northampton.
Born in Catasauqua, he was a son of the late Robert and Mabel (Troxell) Bowen.
He and his wife, Dora Jean (Williams) Bowen, were married 54 years at the time of her death on Jan. 28, 2002.
He served in the administration with the Pennsylvania National Guard 213th Area Support Group, 15th and Allen streets, Allentown for more than 30 years before retiring in 1979.
Calvary Temple holds community flea market.
Community Services for Children's 2012 Children's Ball will be 6-11 p.m. Sept. 22 at the Lehigh Country Club, 2319 S. Cedar Crest Blvd., Allentown.
Proceeds will support the "Building a SafeStart for Babies" campaign.
Call CSC at 610-437-6000, ext. 2101 for information.
Pamela S. Penchishen, 57, of Slatington, formerly of North Plainfield, N.J., died Aug. 21, 2012, in the Hospice House of the VNA of St. Luke's, Lower Saucon Township.
She was the wife of the late Frank A. Hart.
Born Sept. 20, 1954, in Plainfield, N.J., she was the daughter of Dean W. (Sill) Sherwood of Bridgewater, N.J. and the late Richard W. Sherwood.
Dr. Robert L. Berger V.M.D., 89, of Heidelberg Township, formerly of Shartlesville, died peacefully Aug. 13, 2012, in the Inpatient Hospice Unit at Lehigh Valley Hospital, Allentown.
Born March 16, 1923, in Upper Bern Township, Berks County, he was the son of the late Robert L. Sr. and Lizzie H. (Long) Berger.
During the 1930s, he was a member of the Boy Scouts of America.
Having a great concern for his four-legged friends, he graduated from the University of Pennsylvania, School of Veterinary Medicine on his birthday, March 16, 1946.