Northwestern Press

Sunday, December 17, 2017

Fundraiser

Wednesday, November 22, 2017 by The Press in News Briefs

Kids CANCER

P.J. Whelihan’s Pub and Restaurant, 1658 Hausman Road, 4595 Broadway, both in South Whitehall, and 3395 High Point Blvd, Bethlehem, has joined with South Whitehall Township police and the Allentown Fire Department to raise funds from 11 a.m. to closing Nov. 29. to bring awareness to pediatric cancer as part of their No-Shave November.

Mention this event to the waitress at the time of service and 15 percent of of a customer’s total check will be donated to the Pediatric Cancer Foundation of the Lehigh Valley.

Light show in December

Wednesday, November 22, 2017 by The Press in News Briefs

Christ’s Church

Christ’s Church at Lowhill, 4695 Lowhill Church Road, New Tripoli, will be having its annual Lowhill Lights of Wonder to benefit two local families at 6 p.m., 6:45 p.m. and 7:30 p.m. Dec. 8, 9, 16, 17, 20-23 and 26-30.

There will be a Christmas carol sing-along at 5:45 p.m. before each light show.

Join church members at 5 p.m. for a special light show with extra music before the Christmas Eve service at 6 p.m.

One-hundred percent of the donations will be presented to the Robert Kline and Brett Snyder families. Kline has cancer. Snyder has ALS.

Collection event on Nov. 28

Tuesday, November 21, 2017 by The Press in News Briefs

BLOOD DRIVE

The Pediatric Cancer Foundation of the Lehigh Valley is hosting a blood drive noon to 7 p.m. on Nov. 28, Giving Tuesday, at the Miller-Keystone Blood Center, 1255 S. Cedar Crest Blvd, Suite 1300, Salisbury Township.

The Pediatric Cancer Foundation has set a goal of collecting 100 units of blood throughout the day.

Donors may go to giveapint.org and schedule an appointment to donate.

Upon arrival at Miller-Keystone, donors just need to mention PCFLV for their blood collection to count toward the PCFLV goal.

Fundraiser

Tuesday, November 21, 2017 by The Press in News Briefs

Kids CANCER

P.J. Whelihan’s Pub and Restaurant, 1658 Hausman Road, 4595 Broadway, both in South Whitehall, and 3395 High Point Blvd, Bethlehem, has joined with South Whitehall Township police and the Allentown Fire Department to raise funds from 11 a.m. to closing Nov. 29. to bring awareness to pediatric cancer as part of their No-Shave November.

Mention this event to the waitress at the time of service and 15 percent of of a customer’s total check will be donated to the Pediatric Cancer Foundation of the Lehigh Valley.

Heating help now available

Tuesday, November 21, 2017 by The Press in News Briefs

LIHEAP

The Low Income Home Energy Assistance Program is now accepting applications for home heating assistance, according to Rep. Justin Simmons, R-131st.

LIHEAP is a federally funded program that helps individuals and families pay their heating bills through home heating energy assistance grants. The program also provides crisis grants to help in the event of an emergency or if a resident is in danger of losing their heat due to broken equipment, lack of fuel or termination of utility service.

Holiday concerts on Dec. 1, 9

Tuesday, November 21, 2017 by The Press in News Briefs

ASBURY

The Worship Praise Band of Asbury United Methodist Church, 1533 Springhouse Road, South Whitehall, will perform a concert of holiday favorites 7 p.m. Dec. 1.

All are welcome to attend.

Visitasburylv.org to purchase tickets or they may be purchased at the door.

The Jubilation Ringers and the Elysium String Quartet at Asbury United Methodist Church will also be presenting a Christmas concert “Ring a Heavenly Christmas” 4 p.m. Dec. 9.

Purchase tickets at JubilationRingers.Asburylv.org or they may be purchased at the door.

Tree lighting on Dec. 2

Tuesday, November 21, 2017 by The Press in News Briefs

S. Whitehall

South Whitehall Township will have its annual tree lighting ceremony 5 p.m. Dec. 2 at Covered Bridge Park, 2465 Wehr Mill Road, South Whitehall.

There with a Grandpops’s Bubble Festival, airbrush tattoos, S’more stations, dance performances, pictures with Santa and stilt walkers.

Music will be performed by Erin Kelly.

Refreshments will be available.

For more information, contact the South Whitehall Township Department of Parks and Recreation at 610-398-0401.

Seat safety check Nov. 28

Tuesday, November 21, 2017 by The Press in News Briefs

State Police

Pennsylvania State Police will be offering a child seat safety checks 2-6 p.m. Nov. 28 at Krause Toyota, 7702 Penn Drive, Breinigsville. No appointment is needed.

Certified Troopers will teach drivers how to properly install a child car seat.

The troopers are certified through PA Safe Kids. Bring both the safety seat and vehicle manuals.

If you cannot attend this free public event, State Police Troop M Bethlehem can also schedule an appointment on the first Thursday of every month at their barracks, 2930 Airport Road, Bethlehem.