Northwestern Press

Monday, September 23, 2019

2019 Arts Ovation honors nine; moves to Miller Symphony Hall

Saturday, September 14, 2019 by The Press in Focus

The Allentown Arts Commission 31st annual Arts Ovation Awards will be presented 5:30 - 8 p.m. Sept. 26, in a new venue, Miller Symphony Hall, 23 N. Sixth St., Allentown.

The 2019 Arts Ovation Awards recipients are:

Jodi Duckett, former Arts and Entertainment Editor, The Morning Call, Lifetime Achievement in the Arts

Ron De Long, Outstanding Achievement in Visual Arts

Mike Krisukas, Outstanding Achievement in Performing Arts

Diane Wittry, Outstanding Achievement in Literary Arts

Lehigh County senior menus

Saturday, September 14, 2019 by The Press in Focus

Call 610-782-3254 for locations.

Wednesday, September 11: Stuffed cabbage, mashed potatoes, roll, cherry gelatin.

Thursday, September 12: Asian BBQ turkey, mixed Asian vegetables, brown rice, crackers, fresh fruit salad.

Friday, September 13: Chicken pot pie, roasted red potatoes, green beans, fresh pineapple.

Monday, September 16: Roast beef, parsley boiled potatoes, peas and carrots, roll, apple bread, pudding.

Tuesday, September 17: Chicken primavera, tomato basil soup, whole wheat penne, crackers, mixed berries.

Society of Arts author luncheon benefits Allentown Art Museum

Saturday, September 14, 2019 by The Press in Focus

The Allentown Art Museum Society of the Arts (SOTA) presents its Seventh annual “Luncheon With The Authors,” 11 a.m. - 3 p.m. Oct. 3, Lehigh Country Club, Allentown.

Three nationally-acclaimed authors, Juliet Lapidos, Christopher J. Yates and Lyndsay Faye, will share remarks, participate in a panel discussion and sign books for attendees.

PBS39 “News Tonight” reporter K.C. Lopez is emcee for the Allentown Art Museum benefit.

Lapidos is author of “Talent,” a modern-day exploration of the parable of the talents set in a fictionalized New Haven, Conn.

Quevedo exhibition

Saturday, September 14, 2019 by The Press in Focus

MUHLENBERG:

An opening reception will be held 5:30 - 7 p.m. Sept. 18 for the exhibition, “Ronny Quevedo: Space of Play, Play of Space,” continuing through Nov. 2, with an artist’s talk, 7 - 8 p.m. Oct. 15, Martin Art Gallery and Trexler Library Field, Baker Center for the Arts, 2400 Chew St., Allentown. The exhibition is part of Muhlenberg’s Center for Ethics 2019-2020 programming, “Borders, Nationalisms, Identities: The Ethics of Global Citizenship.”

Northampton County senior menus

Saturday, September 14, 2019 by The Press in Focus

Call 610-829-4540 (ask operator for Area Agency on Aging) for locations or visit https://www.northamptoncounty.org/HS/AGING/Pages/default.aspx.

Wednesday, September 11: Hot dog on a bun, baked beans, Amish macaroni salad, fresh apple slices, chocolate brownie.

Thursday, September 12: Chicken paprikash, wide noodles, succotash, wheat bread w/ margarine, fresh watermelon.

Friday, September 13: Cranberry juice, tuna salad hoagie, pasta salad, fresh seedless grapes, peanut butter cookie.

Auditions scheduled

Saturday, September 14, 2019 by The Press in Focus

PA PLAYHOUSE:

The Pennsylvania Playhouse, 390 Illicks Mill Road, Bethlehem, is holding auditions for its production of the musical, “She Loves Me,” 6:30 p.m. Sept. 15 and Sept. 22, at the playhouse. Callbacks, if necessary, are Sept. 25.

Those auditioning are to prepare 32 bars of music from the show or a similar show or genre, and be ready for movement. A headshot is not necessary. Schedule conflicts should be noted.

Performances of the show are 7:30 p.m. Fridays and Saturdays and 3 p.m. Sundays, Dec. 6 - 22.

NW girls excel at Lions Invitational

Thursday, September 12, 2019 by The Press in Sports

The Northwestern girls cross country team opened the season with a successful showing at the Moravian Academy Lions Invitational.

The Tigers were the top-finishing Class 2A team at the event and earned third place overall behind Council Rock North (68 points) and Abington Heights (102). Northwestern finished well ahead of its two biggest District 11 Class 2A rivals in Blue Mountain (fourth place, 131) and Notre Dame of Green Pond (fifth, 163).

lunch menus

Wednesday, September 11, 2019 by The Press in School

Thursday, Sept. 12: Elem., M.S., H.S.: Hamburger or cheeseburger, french fries.

Friday, Sept. 13: Early dismissal. No lunch.

Monday, Sept. 16: Elem., M.S., H.S.: Chicken tenders, whipped potatoes.

Tuesday, Sept. 17: Elem., M.S., H.S.: Stuffed breadsticks with dipping sauce.

Wednesday, Sept. 18: Elem., M.S., H.S.: Egg and cheese omelete, sausage links, orange juice.

Thursday, Sept. 19: Elem., M.S., H.S.: Spaghetti with meat sauce.

Friday, Sept. 20: Elem., M.S., H.S.: Pizza.

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