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Colonial Ball

Wednesday, September 5, 2012 by The Press in News Briefs

Celebration set for Sept. 22

A Colonial Ball will be held 6 to 10 p.m. Sept. 22 at the Holiday Inn, 904 Hamilton St., Allentown. The event celebrates the 250th anniversary of Zion's "Liberty Bell Church" and the 50th anniversary of the Liberty Bell Museum.

Professional colonial re-enactors will talk with guests about what life was like in the colonial era. There will be live period music, colonial artifacts and dancers who will demonstrate and teach colonial dances popular in the 1770s, the time of Allentown's founding. There will be a colonial style meal.

For information or to purchase tickets, visit www.ColonialBall.org or call 610-435-2412. Sponsorship opportunities are available by calling museum president Mike Welsh at 484-347-1833 or Pastor Bob Stevens at 610-390-7787.