Northwestern Press

Sunday, December 17, 2017

Meeting, dinner

Thursday, November 2, 2017 by The Press in News Briefs

LV Torch Club

Lehigh Valley Torch Club will be holding a dinner and meeting at 6:30 p.m. Nov. 2 at the Hamilton Family Restaurant on Hamilton in Allentown.

The lecture topic will be “In Search of King Arthur.”

Advanced registration required.

Inquires about our club or attending the meeting, call 484-619-3655.

Upcoming talks can be found at the Lehigh Valley Torch Club Facebook site under events.

Holiday bazaar

Thursday, November 2, 2017 by The Press in News Briefs

Asbury Church

Asbury Church, 1533 Springhouse Road, South Whitehall, invites residents in the community to them at this year’s annual holiday bazaar 8:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. Nov. 4.

There will be flea market/yard sale items in their Attic Treasures room.

Enjoy a sampling of delicious edibles, pre-order your Christmas cookies, or have your picture taken with Santa.

Let your young ones shop in our “Little People’s Room.”

Sort through nearly new clothing.

Be amazed at the creativity of our crafters, or try your luck at our silent auction.

Event planned

Thursday, November 2, 2017 by The Press in News Briefs

LVLB

Lehigh Valley LaunchBox now offers an educational event series focusing on the unique challenges and victories of female entrepreneurs called LaunchBox Ladies: From Passion to Profit.

Using multiple formats including conversational interviews, videos and events, LaunchBox Ladies will share the stories of women at all stages of their businesses and careers.

A series of conversations are scheduled through summer 2018 and are free to students and the public on a limited first-come, first-served basis.

Meeting on

Thursday, November 2, 2017 by The Press in News Briefs

AARP

AARP Chapter No. 4150 will meet at noon Nov. 2 in the Community Room of the Lower Macungie Library Building, 3450 Brookside Road, Macungie.

Guests are welcome to attend.

Meet neighbors and learn more about senior 50 plus programs and issues.

Maria Santacolona will talk about Medicare Supplements.

There will be a handout on PBS “Vietnam War.”

A small lunch with coffee or tea and ham and turkey sandwiches will be available for a small fee.

For more information, call 610-285-4563.

Concert on

Thursday, November 2, 2017 by The Press in News Briefs

Allentown band

The Allentown Band under the direction of Ronald Demkee, conductor, a “Gustav Holst, The Plants” concert at noon Nov. 15 at Miller Symphony Hall, 23 N. Sixth St., Allentown.

This concert will be a science and symphonic large screen multimedia production featuring the work of Dr. Jose Francisco Salgado, renowned astronomer and filmmaker.

No advanced tickets required.

Tickets to be purchased at the door for a fee.

Breakfast on

Thursday, November 2, 2017 by The Press in News Briefs

VFW Post 8282

Robert M. Fegely VFW Post 8282, 1522 Butz Road, Breinigsville, will be cooking up an all-you-can-eat buffet breakfast 7 a.m. to 12 p.m. Nov. 5.

Breakfast includes pancakes, eggs, sausage, ham, beverages and more.

Discounts will be offered to senior citizens and veterans.

The VFW is also looking for new members.

For more information, call Clark Hamm at 484-764-5866.

Holiday Hope

Thursday, November 2, 2017 by The Press in News Briefs

Volunteer center

The Volunteer Center of the Lehigh Valley announced Oct. 13 that the 2017 Holiday Hope Chests program is well underway and off to a great start.

Holiday Hope Chests is a national project adopted by the Volunteer Center of the Lehigh Valley, in partnership with Enterprise Holdings, UGI and Kids Care Clubs to help less fortunate children living in the Lehigh Valley.