Jerry McAward will be the 7:30 p.m. Nov. 29, speaker at the Lehigh Gap Nature Center, Slatington.
He will discuss "Laughing and Learning on the Lehigh River."
McAward is an American Canoe Association instructor-trainer-educator and past chairman of ACA's River Kayak Committee.
He has degrees in physical education-exercise physiology and commercial recreation.
The free presentation is open to the public.
The National Megan's Law Helpline, 1-888-275-7365, is available to provide support to communities: on issues related to accessing sex offender registration information; responsible use of information; sexual abuse prevention resources; and accessing crime victim support services.
Santa Claus is coming to the Laurys Station area again this year.
He will travel atop a fire truck about 20 miles or so to visit homes and businesses.
The Jolly Ol' Elf also visits private parties for one child or a large group of children but not on Christmas Eve, as Santa is very busy delivering presents.
The visit is done with great love for all children, no matter the age (6 months to 80 years young).
Santa will visit large gatherings with parents, aunts, uncles, grandparents and friends from near and far.
Forgotten Felines and Fidos animal shelter will be holding a vaccination clinic 8 a.m. to noon Dec. 8 at 9645 Hamilton Blvd, Breinigsville.
Cats must be in carriers; dogs must be on leashes.
For more information, call 610-301-5025.
Forgotten Felines and Fidos will be hosting photos with Santa at Petsmart at Northampton Crossings, 3794 Easton Nazareth Highway (Route 248), Easton,11 a.m.-4 p.m. Dec 1 and 2.
For more information, call 610-365-3087.
Miller-Keystone Bloodmobile will be at Ebenezer UCC, New Tripoli, from 8 a.m.-1 p.m. Nov. 18.
Donors do not need to be church members.
Call 610-298-8000 between 8 a.m.-noon to schedule an appointment.
Heidelberg Lutheran Church, Church Road, Heidelberg Township, invites everyone to a penny party at 1 p.m. on Nov. 17. Doors open at noon.
Bring pennies and loose change to win groceries, household and personal items, holiday decorations and more. The kitchen will also be open for lunch and refreshments.
For information, call 610-767-9086.
League of Women Voters is onducting a "Running for Local Office Workshop" from 8 a.m.-12:30 p.m. Nov. 17, in the Kiva Building of North-ampton Community College, 3835 Green Pond Road, Bethlehem.
This workshop is designed to give individuals thinking of running for local office or working on a campaign an understanding of how to qualify and run for local office.
The fee will cover the cost of materials, including a workbook.
Additional information and application form can be obtained at lwvlv.org or by calling Ken Mohr at 610-282-1921.
Living Stone Fellowship, 6925 Flint Hill Road, New Tripoli, is collecting clothing and food 1-3 p.m. Nov. 17 and 18 for Hurricane Sandy survivors at The Abiding Word Ministries and Project Hope Charities, Jamaica, N.Y.
The following list of items is needed:
·Blankets, comforters, sheets and pillowcases;
·Heavy coats, jackets, outer wear, gloves, hats and scarfs;
·Heavy sweaters and warm socks;
·Underwear and other undergarments in adult and children's sizes;
·Toiletries, diapers, feminine products.
·Canned goods, non-perishable food and rice;
Albany Township Historical Society is having a meeting 7:30 p.m. Nov. 19, at its headquarters in Trexler, Old Philly Pike, next to Kempton.
Following a short business meeting, President Jon Bond will discuss "Kempton on the Internet," a fun and informative slide show and discussion on how Kempton and the srurounding area is portrayed in Internet searches.
Historical society meetings are free and open to the public. More information is available at albanyths.org.
Strawberry Acres, 5120 Overlook Road, Coplay, is having an indoor yard sale 8 a.m. Nov. 24, sponsored by A Vision Ministry.
There will be Christmas gift items available.
For more information, call 610-261-2323.