Northwestern Press

Tuesday, February 19, 2019

Italian dinner on March 16

Thursday, January 24, 2019 by The Press in News Briefs

SCHNECKSVILLE

Members of Union Lutheran Church, 5500 Route 873, Schnecksville, are cooking up an all-you-can-eat Italian buffet dinner 4-7 p.m. March 16.

Menu includes salad, breadsticks, chicken Marsala, baked ziti, white vegetable ziti, pasta with Alfredo sauce, sausage or marinara.

Advance tickets are available at the church office. Proceeds benefit church youth.

Takeout will be available.

For more information, call the church office at 610-767-6884.

Pasta night on Jan. 26

Thursday, January 24, 2019 by The Press in News Briefs

Greenawalds

Members of Greenawalds United Church of Christ, 2325 Albright Ave., South Whitehall, are cooking up pasta for a dinner 4:30-7 p.m. Jan. 26. Proceeds will benefit Family Promise of Lehigh Valley, which assists homeless children and their families.

Meal includes a variety of pasta and sauces, meatballs, salad, roll, dessert and beverages.

Tickets will be available at the door.

For more information about pasta night, call the church at 610-435-1763 or visit uccgreenawalds.org.

Scholarships available

Wednesday, January 16, 2019 by The Press in News Briefs

Alzheimer’s

The Alzheimer’s Foundation of America is inviting college-bound high school seniors across the country to enter its 2019 Teens for Alzheimer’s Awareness Scholarship Essay Contest for the chance to earn money for college.

The annual program has awarded more than $250,000 in college scholarships since its inception.

The essay competition asks high school seniors to describe how Alzheimer’s has affected their lives, as well as share how they plan to make a difference in the fight against Alzheimer’s disease in the future.

Events planned for January

Wednesday, January 16, 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 this month.

·The Ministry of St. Peter’s will be offered at 5 p.m. Jan. 19 and 26 at Life Tree Café, Main and Chestnut St., Parryville.

·Christ’s Kids Club for youngsters ages 4 to 11 will meet 6-7:30 p.m. Jan. 23 and 30, at St. Peter’s Emerald.

·A family fun night with games, movies, refreshments and fellowship will be offered at 6:30 p.m. Jan. 25 at St. Peter’s Emerald.

For information, call 610-737-1450 or visit Stpetersumcemerald.com.

Accepting race applications

Thursday, January 10, 2019 by The Press in News Briefs

cancer

Registration is now open for the Pediatric Cancer Foundation of Lehigh Valley’s Ready, Set, Gold 8K Run/5K Walk to be held April 13 at the Ironton Rail Trail, Coplay.

Run begins 8:30 a.m. The 5K Walk will begin at 9 a.m. Registration and packet pickup begin 7 a.m.

Come early and check out the merchandise table and the raffle.

Visit with various characters and listen to music before the event.

Classes being

Thursday, January 10, 2019 by The Press in News Briefs

Beekeepers

Want to become a beekeeper? Join experienced beekeepers of the Lehigh Valley Beekeepers Association for their eighth annual Intro to Beekeeping classes 6:30 p.m. Feb. 13, 27 and March 13 and 27 at Lehigh Carbon Community College, 4525 Education Park Dr., Schnecksville.

Price includes all classes, book, course materials, refreshments, access to experienced beekeepers, and field trip to club apiary.

The classes are family friendly for all ages.

For more information call 610-737-7676 or visit lehighvalleybeekeepers.org.

Scholarships available

Thursday, January 10, 2019 by The Press in News Briefs

Alzheimer’s

The Alzheimer’s Foundation of America is inviting college-bound high school seniors across the country to enter its 2019 Teens for Alzheimer’s Awareness Scholarship Essay Contest for the chance to earn money for college.

The annual program has awarded more than $250,000 in college scholarships since its inception.

The essay competition asks high school seniors to describe how Alzheimer’s has affected their lives, as well as share how they plan to make a difference in the fight against Alzheimer’s disease in the future.