Northwestern Press

Monday, March 18, 2019

Potpie dinner

Wednesday, March 13, 2019 by The Press in News Briefs

Kempton

New Bethel and Jerusalem “Red” churches, Kempton, along with Friedens Lutheran Church, Stony Run, are hosting a chicken potpie dinner 5-7:30 p.m. on March 30 at the Kempton Rod and Gun Club.

Meal includes potpie, side dishes, dessert and beverages.

Takeout will be available. Bring a canned good for the local food bank.

Proceeds will go to the Berks Food Bank, the Nicaraguan Christian Children’s Center (CICRIN), and the gun club.

For tickets, call 610-756-6875.

Antique toy show March 9

Wednesday, March 6, 2019 by The Press in News Briefs

Plow boys

The Old Time Plow Boy’s Club will host its third annual Antique Toy Show and Exhibition 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. March 9 at the Kutztown Grange, Kemp and James streets, Kutztown.

One of the featured displays this year will be the miniature military vehicles from Old Time Plow Boys member Harold Hilbert.

New to this year’s Toy Show will be the train display from Steel City resident Ron Luckock.

There will also be other antique toys and collectibles from a variety of pedal cars and tractors to handmade metal toys and much more.

Student artwork being featured

Wednesday, March 6, 2019 by The Press in News Briefs

PENN STATE

The Community Gallery at Penn State Lehigh Valley, 2809 Saucon Valley Road, Center Valley, is presenting a free exhibit “Beyond Batiks,” featuring works by William Allen Arts Academy students, until March 23.

Artists in the region are highlighted in the gallery specifically as an outreach effort to artist groups and students.

Gallery hours are from 9 a.m. to 9 p.m. Monday through Thursday and 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Fridays and Saturdays.

The gallery is closed Sundays and campus holidays.

Group to meet on March 7

Wednesday, March 6, 2019 by The Press in News Briefs

HAM RADIO

The Delaware-Lehigh Amateur Radio Club will meet 7:30 p.m. March 7 in the Bethlehem Township Community Center, 2900 Farmersville Road, Bethlehem.

The program “CISM: Critical Stress Debriefing” will be presented by Joel/WB3IWC.

Members and others interested in ham radio are invited to attend.

For more information, go to dlarc.org, email KE3AW@ARRLnet or call 610-432-8286.

Group to meet on March 7

Wednesday, February 20, 2019 by The Press in News Briefs

HAM RADIO

The Delaware-Lehigh Amateur Radio Club will meet 7:30 p.m. March 7 in the Bethlehem Township Community Center, 2900 Farmersville Road, Bethlehem.

The program “CISM: Critical Stress Debriefing” will be presented by Joel/WB3IWC.

Members and others interested in ham radio are invited to attend.

For more information, go to dlarc.org, email KE3AW@ARRLnet or call 610-432-8286.

Events planned

Wednesday, February 20, 2019 by The Press in News Briefs

St. Peter’s

St. Peter’s United Methodist Church, 7860 Center St., Emerald, will have the following events in March.

·Ministry of St. Peter’s will be offered at 5 p.m. March 2, 9, 16, 23 and 30 at Life Tree Café, Main and Chestnut St., Parryville.

·Christ’s Kids Club for ages 4-11 years old will meet 6-7:30 p.m. on March 6, 13, 20, and 27 at St. Peter’s Emerald.

·The Redeemers Closet, a Ministry of St. Peter’s will be open 9 a.m. to noon March 16 for a free clothing give away at 4019 Main St., Slatedale.

Date set for senior fair

Wednesday, February 20, 2019 by The Press in News Briefs

Whitehall

State Rep. Jeanne McNeill, D-133rd, and state Sen. Lisa Boscola, D-18th, have announced their annual spring senior fair will be 9 a.m. to noon April 26 at the Whitehall Mall.

“We are proud to again host our annual senior fair at the Whitehall Mall,” McNeill said. “Last year, we had more than 500 seniors, as well as state and local agencies at our event.

“The Whitehall Mall offers ample space, plenty of free parking and is accessible by LANTA bus routes 103, 325 and 602, making it a great venue and event for our community and seniors.”