Northwestern Press

Monday, October 16, 2017

Senior adult lecture offered

Thursday, September 28, 2017 by The Press in News Briefs

PENN STATE

Senior Adults Gaining Enrichment, an outreach program of Penn State Lehigh Valley for adults age 55 and older, is offering a lecture Oct. 6 in room 135 at Penn State Lehigh Valley, 2809 Saucon Valley Road, Center Valley.

The lecture is “Engaging Workplace Wisdom: Tapping Your Experience.”

Sybil Stershic, author and thought leader in employee and volunteer engagement, will lead a discussion on what is important in taking care of those who mean the most to people in the workplace and in daily relationships.

Book Party

Thursday, September 28, 2017 by The Press in News Briefs

Kempton

A Book Launch Party will be held Saturday, 1 to 3 p.m. Sept. 30 at Wanamakers General Store, 8888 Kings Highway, Kempton.

Award-winning author/photographer, Kathy M. Miller will be there with her new book, Chippy Chipmunk Feels Empathy.

Photos with mascot Chippy Chipmunk will be available and free bookmarks.

Free gift with purchase of her new book.

New group begins Sept. 28

Thursday, September 28, 2017 by The Press in News Briefs

Asbury

Asbury United Methodist Church, 1533 Springhouse Road, South Whitehall, is hosting a small group called, Starting Point, led by Pastor Eric Yeakel 6:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. Thursdays for eight weeks beginning Sept. 28.

Starting Point is for those with questions about faith and those who want to learn more about the Bible and Christianity.

To register, email info@asburylv.org.

For more information, visit asburylv.org or call 610-398-2577.

Book party

Thursday, September 28, 2017 by The Press in News Briefs

Kempton

A book launch party will be offered from 1 p.m. to 3 p.m. Sept. 30 at Wanamakers General Store, 8888 Kings Highway, Kempton.

Award-winning author/photographer, Kathy M. Miller will be there with her new book, “Chippy Chipmunk Feels Empathy.”

Photos with mascot Chippy Chipmunk will be available and free bookmarks. Free gift with purchase of her new book.

Discussion on Oct. 3

Thursday, September 28, 2017 by The Press in News Briefs

Civil War

Civil War Round Table of Eastern Pennsylvania Inc., will host Chris Bryce, chief of interpretation at Petersburg National Battlefield, for a discussion titled “Grant’s Crossing of the James and the Battle for Petersburg” Oct. 3 at the Holiday Inn Conference Center Lehigh Valley, 7736 Adrienne Drive, Breinigsville.

Dinner will be served at 6:30 p.m. and program 7:30 p.m. Reservations for the dinner must be made by Sept. 28.

No reservations required for the program.

There is a fee for both the dinner and program.

Meeting on

Thursday, September 28, 2017 by The Press in News Briefs

Torch club

Lehigh Valley Torch Club will be meeting at 6:30 p.m. Oct. 5 at the Hamilton Family Restaurant, 645 Hamilton St, Allentown.

The meeting includes dinner and a lecture.

The topic will be “The Life and Times of Harry Trexler.”

For inquires about the club and attending the meeting call 484-619-3655.

Upcoming talks can be found at the Lehigh Valley Torch Club Facebook site under events.

Concert on Nov. 21

Thursday, September 28, 2017 by The Press in News Briefs

breinigsville

Allentown Band, under the direction of Ronald Demkee, conductor, will perform 7 p.m. Nov. 21 at the Gala Dinner Concert at Holiday Inn Conference Center, 7736 Adrienne Dr., Breinigsville.

The concert will feature many of the guest soloists who have appeared with the band over the years, including: Daniel Rodriguez, Patricia Risley, Frank Kaderabek, Scott Shelsta, Geoffrey Gallante, Stefan Xhori, Evelyn Stewart and Chet Brown.

For information and schedule, visit allentownband.com.