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HistorY

Thursday, August 30, 2012 by The Press in News Briefs

Event set for Sept. 8, 9

Weisenberg Lowhill Township Historical Society is having its Schpotyaahr Fescht (Fall Fest) noon-6 p.m. Sept. 8 and 9 at the old Zimmerman's Hotel, 4590 Werleys Corner Road, New Tripoli.

This free event will feature family fun plus a bake sale.

Food will be available for purchase.

For more information, call 610-298-2352.

Stony Run

Thursday, August 30, 2012 by The Press in News Briefs

Apple Fest on Sept. 8

Frieden's Lutheran Church, 9727 Red Road, Stony Run, is having its annual Apple Festival Sept. 8.

Food will be served from 2-8 p.m.

The group, "Witness," will entertain 5-8 p.m. with traditional, Southern gospel and light contemporary Christian music.

The event will take place rain or shine.

Everyone is invited to worship with the Fools 4 Christ Clown Troupe at 10:30 a.m. Sept. 16 at the church. Fools 4 Christ provides the Christian message with mime.

Lone Lane

Thursday, August 30, 2012 by The Press in News Briefs

Event set for Sept. 1

The Muslim Association of Lehigh Valley in conjunction with Islamic Education Center of Pa, Al Ahad Islamic Center and Easton Phillipsburg Muslims Association will be hosting its fifth annual Lehigh Muslim Fun Day noon-6 p.m. Sept. 1 at Lone Lane Park, Upper Macungie Township.

This event will include tournaments in soccer, cricket, volleyball, basketball and Taekwondo.

There will be a mix of family fun open to all faiths.

Teams from the Lehigh Valley area and New Jersey will compete at 10 a.m.

Am Haskalah

Thursday, August 30, 2012 by The Press in News Briefs

Rosh Hashanah services offered

Am Haskalah, the Jewish Reconstructionist Congregation of the Lehigh Valley, invites the community to join them for meaningful, spiritual, musical and creative Rosh Hashanah and Yom Kippur services.

This year, the congregation is participating in the Jewish Reconstructionist Movement's Open Seats Program, which enables them to offer High Holiday Services to anyone in the Lehigh Valley who wishes to attend.

To ensure a seat, go to amhaskalah.org or call 610-435-3775.

The following services will take place at the Jewish Community Center:

CSC

Thursday, August 30, 2012 by The Press in News Briefs

Children's ball set for Sept. 22

Community Services for Children's 2012 Children's Ball will be 6-11 p.m. Sept. 22 at the Lehigh Country Club, 2319 S. Cedar Crest Blvd., Allentown.

Proceeds will support the "Building a SafeStart for Babies" campaign.

Call CSC at 610-437-6000, ext. 2101 for information.

Catasauqua

Thursday, August 30, 2012 by The Press in News Briefs

Reunion set for Nov. 24

Members of Catasauqua High School classes 1982 and '83 are having a combined class reunion 6-10 p.m. Nov. 24 at Blue Monkey Sports Bar and Restaurant, 1094 Howertown Road, Catasauqua.

The per person fee includes dinner.

For information, mail 8809 Grady Drive, Brein-igsville, PA 18031.

Deadline to reply is Sept. 30.

Haafsville

Thursday, August 23, 2012 by The Press in News Briefs

Donations now being accepted

The Sanctuary at Haafsville needs to raise $10,000 for transfer tax, title search and appraisal fee for property donated to the animal shelter in Upper Macungie.

Deadline to donate is Sept. 28.

To donate, go to thesanctuarypa.org or mail donations to P.O. Box 921, Fogelsville, PA 18051.

NARFE

Thursday, August 23, 2012 by The Press in News Briefs

Meeting set for Aug. 30

Lehigh Valley Chapter 1371 of the National Active and Retired Federal Employees will meet noon Aug. 30 at St. Peter's Lutheran Church, 1933 Hanover Ave., Allentown.

Following the meal, singer Elissa Clausnifcer will perform.

A business session will conclude the meeting.

All current and former federal workers are invited to attend.

Those wanting lunch should call Ken Zeiner at 610-837-7246 by Aug. 25.

There is a fee for the luncheon.