Bethany Wesleyan Church, 675 Blue Mountain Dr., Cherryville, will be holding its fabulous fall fest craft show 9 a.m. - 3 p.m. Oct. 26.
All proceeds benefit Through These Hands, which is a non-profit organization that acquires and distributes medical and non-medical supplies primarily, but not limited to developing countries through other non-profit organizations.
For more information or to donate to Through These Hands, contact Dorene at 610-428-2786 or email her at firstname.lastname@example.org.
The spotted lanternfly, an invasive plant hopper, was discovered in Berks County in 2014.
Native to China, India and Vietnam the spotted lanternfly has the potential to greatly impact the stone fruit, grape, hops and logging industries.
Damage to blueberries, basil, cucumbers and horseradish has been seen.
The Pennsylvania Department of Agriculture is offering a training class 9-11 a.m. Oct. 29 at the Penn State Extension Lehigh County office, 4184 Dorney Park Road, South Whitehall.
Claussville Garden Club will be hosting Susan Drabic for a presentation titled “Plants of Murder and Mayhem” 7 p.m. Oct. 7 at Ziegels Union Church, Breinigsville.
For more information, call 484-857-3144.
State Rep. Gary Day, R-187th, is inviting senior citizens and their caregivers to join him at two upcoming senior fairs.
The first Senior Fair will be held 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Oct. 3 at the Kutztown Fire Company, 310 Noble St., Kutztown.
This senior fair will offer free flu shots, blood pressure checks, grip strength tests and screenings for balance.
Vendors representing government agencies, businesses and not-for-profit organizations will be there to provide older residents with information about programs and services tailored to meet their unique needs.
Everyone is invited to welcome fall at the Herbstfest (fall festival) 2-6 p.m. Oct. 6 at Schnecksville Fire Hall, 4550 Old Packhouse Road, Schnecksville. Doors open at 2 p.m.
A German-style light lunch will be served from 2-3 p.m. and there will be music, dancing and entertainment with Joe Kroboth from 3-6 p.m.
Reservation deadline is on Sept. 21. To purchase tickets, call 610-767-6981.
The Allentown Rescue Mission will host its 17th annual spaghetti dinner fundraiser 4-7:30 p.m. Oct. 12 at Asbury United Methodist Church, 1533 Springhouse Road, South Whitehall Township.
People are needed to help support the mission and there are many ways to get involved.
WAEB, AM 790, will be hosting a radiothon 5:30-10 a.m. Oct. 2-4, 7 and 11.
Call the station and “sponsor” a meatball to support the mission.
To sign up to become a sponsor or for more information visit allentownrescuemission.org.
The Allentown Public Library, 1210 Hamilton St., Allentown, is hosting a used book sale on Oct. 17-19.
The hours are: Thursday 11 a.m.-7 p.m.; Friday 10 a.m.-4 p.m. and Saturday 10 a.m.-3 p.m.
There will be a large assortment of used books on all topics to choose from at the sale.
It’s a great bargain and all proceeds benefit the library.
For more information, call 610-820-2400.
Allentown AARP Chapter 5415 will meet noon Oct. 3 at St. Timothy Church, 140 S. Ott St., Allentown.
The program will be presented by Erin Yasenchak, who will explain the 2020 Census.
Bring a nonperishable food item for the Allentown Food Bank.
For more information, call 610-437-4265.
The Allentown High School Class of 1948 will have its 71st year reunion noon to 4 p.m. on Oct. 4 at Morgan’s Restaurant, North Cedar Crest Boulevard and Willow Street, South Whitehall.
For information, call Dolores Bunger Rabenold at 610-432-5807.
Good Shepherd Rehabilitation Network will host a free spinal cord injury resource fair from 1-4 p.m. Sept. 28 at the health and technology center, 850 S. 5th St., Allentown.
Information on the latest technology, services, community organizations and treatments will be available.
Patients, families, friends and caregivers are welcome to attend.
There will be demonstrations of the Ekso Bionics Exoskeleton®, which helps individuals with lower extremity weakness walk again.
Register by Sept. 24. Email email@example.com or call 610-776-9231.