Northwestern Press

Thursday, June 29, 2017

Summer programs offered

Thursday, June 29, 2017 by The Press in News Briefs


The Swain School, 1100 S. 24th St., Salisbury Township, will offer summer programs July 10 to Aug. 4, with weeklong camps for children entering prekindergarten through ninth grade in the fall.

Swain faculty will offer a variety of half-day and full-day programs ranging from science, math, arts and aerospace, to a variety of sessions based in The Imaginate Center, home of Swain’s Makerspace program.

Classes are available in woodworking, digital photography, and engineering and design.


Thursday, June 29, 2017 by The Press in News Briefs

License plates to benefit veterans


The Pennsylvania Department of Military and Veterans Affairs has an Honoring Our Veterans license plate available for passenger cars, motorcycles and light duty trucks up to 10,000 pounds.

The sales benefit Pennsylvania’s Veterans’ Trust Fund. The organization issues grants to statewide charitable organizations aiding veterans service organizations and county directors of veterans affairs in assisting veterans in need of shelter and necessities of living.

Ag Explorers camp offered

Thursday, June 29, 2017 by The Press in News Briefs


Lehigh Valley 4-H is offering a day camp from 8:30 a.m.-3:30 p.m. July 17-21 at St. John’s UCC, Fullerton, 575 Grape St., Whitehall.

Camp is open to children ages 8-16.

There will be five, seven-hour days themed around specific farm-to-table topics, such as propagation to plate, delightful dairy, meet the meat, value added products and farmers market madness.

Registration deadline is July 1.

The Ag Explorers camp is scheduled on a first-come, first-served basis and there are limited spaces available.