A slide-lecture to commemorate World War I and Allentown’s Camp Crane will be presented at 1 p.m. Nov. 10, Lehigh Valley Heritage Museum, 432 W. Walnut St., Allentown.
After years of official neutrality, the United States joined the fight against Germany, to make the world “Safe for Democracy.”
U.S. soldiers trained as ambulance drivers and medical personnel at Camp Crane in the Allentown Fairgrounds, 17th and Chew and Liberty streets, Allentown.
Phoebe Ministries finalized the purchase Nov. 1 and 2 of the former Rodale property, 10th and Arch streets, Emmaus.
Since spring 2018, Phoebe has been in the due diligence phase of the commercial-property project, working with the Rodale family and Emmaus borough officials.
Phoebe Ministries plans to transform the Rodale corporate campus into a new wellness-focused residential community for those 62 and older.
Call 610- 782-3254 for locations.
Wednesday, Nov. 7: Chicken picatta, wild rice, American blend vegetables, tropical fruit.
Thursday, Nov. 8: Veterans eat free today. Chicken breast with creamy pesto sauce, roasted potatoes, carrots, pineapple tidbits.
Friday, Nov. 9: Macaroni and cheese, stewed tomatoes, vegetable medley, pineapples.
Monday, Nov. 12: Centers closed. Veterans Day.
Tuesday, Nov. 13: Three cheese ziti w/meatballs, spinach, fresh fruit.
Wednesday, Nov. 14: Salisbury steak w/gravy, mashed potatoes, carrots, banana, wheat bread.
Salute the vets: The Allentown Symphony Orchestra, conducted by Diane Wittry, music director, presents “Veterans’ Tribute: 100th Anniversary Of Armistice Day,” 7:30 p.m. Nov. 10 and 3 p.m. Nov. 11, Miller Symphony Hall, Allentown. The concerts celebrate the United States through a commissioned work inspired by the experiences of soldiers in world wars.
The Schumann Quartett performs at 3 p.m. Nov. 11, Faith United Church of Christ, 5992 Route 378 South, Center Valley, in the 2018-19 Chamber Music Society of Bethlehem concert series.
The program is: Schubert, String Quartet No. 6 D Major D. 74; Hindemith, Quartet No. 6 in E-flat Major (1943), and Brahms, Quartet No. 1 in C Minor, Op. 51, No. 1.
The Schumann Quartett performed during the Chamber Music Society’s 2017-18 season. The quartet includes three musicians from Germany and one musicain from Estonia.
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, Nov. 7: New England clam chowder, smoked turkey, salami and provolone on bun/mustard, pasta salad, tropical fruit.
Thursday, Nov. 8: Chicken pot pie, green peas, tossed greens w/ French dressing, wheat roll w/ margarine, ambrosia.
Friday, Nov. 9: Cream of mushroom soup, cheeseburger on a bun w/ lettuce/tomato/mayo, Amish potato salad, chilled peaches.
Monday, Nov. 12: Closed for Veterans Day.
Veterans Day celebrates all who have served our country honorably in both war and peace.
According to the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs, Veterans Day was originally called Armistice Day and observed the anniversary of the end of World War I, Nov. 11, 1919.
This day has continued as a celebration of those who served our country. The day was declared a national holiday in 1938, and the name change became official in 1954.
Armistice Day was made a national holiday “to be dedicated to the cause of world peace,” according to the USDVA.
Thursday, Nov. 8: Elem., M.S., H.S.: Chicken and cheese quesadillas with salsa. Alternate: mini corn dogs.
Friday, Nov. 9: Elem.: M.S., H.S.: Pizza. Alternate: mini corn dogs.
Monday, Nov. 12: Elem., M.S., H.S.: Popcorn chicken.
Tuesday, Nov. 13: Elem., M.S., H.S.: H.S.: Taco Tuesday.
Wednesday, Nov. 14: Elem., M.S., H.S.: Breakfast sandwich on croissant.
Thursday, Nov. 15: Elem., M.S., H.S.: Sliced turkey, mashed potatoes, gravy, corn, dinner roll, fruit, milk, ice cream treat.
All meals are served with fruit, vegetables and milk.