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Saturday, December 16, 2017

Doll display until Dec. 28

Wednesday, December 13, 2017 by The Press in News Briefs

Library

Allentown Library, 1210 Hamilton St., Allentown, will display some of the 400 dolls in its collection until Dec. 28.

The vast assortment of dolls from many different countries were donated by Harriet Backenstoe and Dorothy Knauss to the library.

In addition, the library is selling an appetizing cookbook called “What’s Cooking at the Library: 100 Years of Good Taste.”

For a small additional fee, purchase a navy blue canvas bag to go with the book.

Watershed program being offered

Wednesday, December 13, 2017 by The Press in News Briefs

Penn State

Penn State Extension will be offering a Master Watershed Steward program 6-8:30 p.m. March 7 through May 30.

An information session will be held 6:30-8 p.m. Jan. 10, 2018 at Lehigh County Agricultural Center, 4181 Dorney Park Road, South Whitehall Township.

The training sessions will include three Saturday field trips.

To become a Certified Master Watershed Steward, participants will receive 40 hours of training from a wide range of professionals and educators.

Light show in December

Wednesday, December 13, 2017 by The Press in News Briefs

LOWHILL TWP

Christ’s Church at Lowhill, 4695 Lowhill Church Road, New Tripoli, will be having its annual Lowhill Lights of Wonder to benefit two families 6 p.m., 6:45 p.m. and 7:30 p.m. Dec. 16, 17, 20-23 and 26-30. There will be a Christmas carol sing-along at 5:45 p.m.

Donations will be presented to the Robert Kline and Brett Snyder families. Kline has cancer. Snyder has ALS. The families will be given the donations 10 a.m. on Jan. 7, 2018.

For information, call 610-360-4281.

Belsnickel to visit on Dec. 21

Wednesday, December 13, 2017 by The Press in News Briefs

PA German

Pennsylvania German Friends will meet at 7 p.m. Dec. 21 at St. Peter’s Lutheran Church, 1933 Hanover Ave., Allentown.

Rumor has it the Belsnickel, the Pa. German Santa, will visit.

The public is invited to this free meeting.

Parking is available in the lot across Tacoma Street. Use ground floor “Office” entrance.

For information, call 610-285-6326.

Gift wrapping available at mall

Wednesday, December 13, 2017 by The Press in News Briefs

Camelot

Camelot for Children board members and volunteers will be wrapping gifts at the Lehigh Valley Mall through Dec. 24.

The booth, located directly outside Boscov’s on the second floor of the mall, will be open noon to close on Dec. 14 and 15 and mall open hours Dec. 16-24,

Proceeds will be split between Camelot for Children to help raise money and awareness for a variety of programming initiatives, including the summer camp program, as well as the Simon Youth Foundation.