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Wednesday, October 31, 2012 by The Press in Local News

Oct. 31

Trick or treat night in Emmaus 6 to 8 p.m. Turn on a porch light to participate.

Nov. 1

The Kiwanis Club of Emmaus is now holding a Florida fruit sale selling tangelos, navel oranges and grapefruit. Call 610-965-3977 to place an order. The last day to order will be Nov. 18 for a Dec. 7 pickup.

The Delaware-Lehigh Amateur Radio Club will hold their monthly meeting 7:30 p.m. in the Bethlehem Area Vo-Tech School, 3300 Chester Ave., Bethlehem. For more information, visit www.dlarc. org, email KE3AW@arrl. net or call 610-432-8286.

Allentown AARP Chapter #5415 will meet noon at St. Timothy's Church, 140 So. Ott St., Allentown. The program will be about the Lehigh Valley Pops Orchestra. A business meeting will follow. Bring a non-perishable food item for the Allentown Food Bank. Guests are always welcome. Call 610-437-4265 for more information.

Lower Macungie AARP Chapter #4150 will meet noon in the community room of the Lower Macungie Library. State Representative Ryan Mackenzie will attend and there will be a program about blood pressure issues. For more information, call 610-624-1881 if questions.

The Lehigh Valley Chapter of Executive Women International will meet 5:30 p.m. at The Vintage Restaurant, Morgan Hill, Easton. The guest speaker will be Rachel Scheffler, director of stewardship at the Lehigh Valley Health Network, and the program will be "The Importance of Philanthropy for Sustainability of Non-Profit Organizations."

Nov. 3

The Macungie Veteran's Association, 287 Lehigh St., Macungie, will host a Veteran's Appreciation Day celebration 1 to 4 p.m. and all veterans from the Lehigh Valley are invited to attend. There will be a free lunch, refreshments, door prizes and information on the important work of the VFW.

The Lower Macungie Firefighter's Women's Association will hold their annual craft fair 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Lower Macungie Fire Department, 958 Brookside Road, Wescosville. For table information, call 484-239-3945.

The Swain School will host their 27th annual Holiday Marketplace Fine Art and Craft Show 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Nov. 3 and 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Nov. 4. The show will feature more than 40 local artisans associated with the Lehigh Valley Chapter of the Pennsylvania Guild of Craftsman.

The Church of the Good Shepherd, 135 Quarry Road, Alburtis, will host their annual Holiday Bazaar 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. There will be crafts, a Chinese auction, bake sale, food and more.

The Emmaus Moravian Church, 146 Main St., Emmaus, will host a rummage sale 8 a.m. to noon. For more information, call the church office at 610-965-6067.

Longswamp United Church of Christ, 200 Clay Road, Mertztown, will host a bazaar 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. A tour of the 19th century church sanctuary will be featured. Fair-trade crafts will be sold and a light lunch will be offered. Call the church office at 610-682-6230 for more information.

St. Luke's University Hospital-Bethlehem will host community diabetes day 9 a.m. to noon. Meet the diabetes education staff 9 to 10 a.m., Exercise Physiologist Jane Manzella will present "Physical Activity for Everyone" 10 to 11 a.m., Nancy Demkosky, RN, CDE, will present "Continuous Glucose Monitoring" 11 to 11:30 a.m. and Robin Gayle, RD, CDE, will present "What's New in Nutrition and Diabetes?" 11:30 a.m. to noon. For more information or to register, call St. Luke's InfoLink at 1-866-STLUKES or visit

Relay for Life of Macungie will host a spaghetti dinner for cancer survivors 4 to 7 p.m. at St. John's United Church of Christ, 138 N. 4th St., Emmaus. Survivors and children under four eat free and there will be a charge for guests. For tickets or more information, call 610-248-4154 or email

Nov. 4

The Carbon Model Railroad Society will sponsor a fall train meet 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. at Jim Thorpe Memorial Hall, 101 East 10th St., Jim Thorpe. This is a model railroad, toy train and railroadiana sale for the serious amateur collector. Refreshments will be available.

The Lehigh Valley Decorative Painters will hold a fundraising auction of various hand-painted items with preview starting 1 p.m. and the auction beginning 2 p.m. at Sheckler Elementary School, 251 N. 14th St., Catasauqua. Auctioneer Dave Koch will oversee the sale to benefit the Allentown chapter of the organization.

St. Paul Antiochian Orthodox Church, 156 East Main St., Emmaus, will host Longaberger basket bingo 2 p.m. Tickets will include 20 games with raffle prizes and refreshments. For tickets or more information, call Joanne Hancharick at 610-691-1651.

Lower Milford Fire Co. #1, 1601 Limeport Pike, Coopersburg, will host and all-you-can-eat breakfast 8 a.m. to noon. There will be a cost and proceeds will benefit this community based volunteer organization.

Nov. 6

MorningStar Moravian Church, 234 S. Main St., Coopersburg, will hold their annual Election Day Bazaar 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. A luncheon will be served 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. and the event will feature crafts, jewelry, Rada knives, candy, gift baskets, white elephants and baked goods.

The Emmaus Garden Club will meet noon at Faith Presbyterian Church, North 2nd and Cherokee streets, Emmaus. The program will be "The Role of Wildlands Conservancy in Our Community." For more information, call 610-966-4181.

The Alburtis Lockridge Historical Society, 406 Franklin Street, Alburtis, will hold a general membership meeting with officer nominations 7 p.m. at their headquarters.

Nov. 9

Lehigh Carbon Community College's Foundation will hold a two-day craft fair 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. in the community services center on the main campus in Schnecksville. For more information, contact Jane Wilchak by emailing or calling 610-799-1929.

Nov. 10

The Emmaus Moravian Church, 146 Main St., Emmaus, will host a holiday craft and vendor show 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. There will be more than 40 crafters and vendors selling Christmas crafts, ornaments, decorations, jewelry, kitchenware, food, candles and other unique gifts.

Eyer Middle School's Jr. Kid to Kid chili cook-off and craft fair 11a.m. to 3 p.m. Anyone interested in participating in the chili cook-off, or coming as a crafter, can visit Eyer's homepage at and sign up online. All profits are used to provide goods for the families of Turning Point of the Lehigh Valley.

St. Peter's Union Church, 7863 St. Peters Road, Macungie, will host their annual fall bazaar 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. There will be homemade food, a flea market, holiday gifts, craft tables, raffles and a used book sale. For more information or to rent a space, call 610-966-3030.

Nov. 11

The Emmaus Main Street Partners will host bingo 1 to 4 p.m. at St. John's UCC, 139 North 4th St., Emmaus. Doors will open at noon.

Nov. 14

The Village of Willow Lane, 6488 Alburtis Road, Macungie, will host a free and informative seminar about the aid and attendance benefits for veterans 6 to 7 p.m. Thomas R. Dye, director of veterans affairs, will discuss how to apply for this benefit and what is needed to qualify. Please RSVP by Nov. 9 by calling 610-421-8100.

Emmaus Historical Society will meet 7 p.m. at St. John's Lutheran Church, 5th & Chestnut streets, Emmaus, for a regular meeting and program, "Honoring Emmaus WWII Veterans and the Making of Emmaus WWII Veterans Book."

Nov. 16

The Friends of Lower Macungie Library will hold their November book sale at the library, 3450 Brookside Road, Macungie, 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Nov. 16 and 17. All proceeds will benefit the library. For more information, contact the library at 610-966-6864 or visit

Nov. 17

Old Zionsville UCC Church, 5981 Fountain Road, Old Zionsville, will host an all you can eat breakfast 7 to 11 a.m. There will be a cost for guest six and over. The public is welcome to attend.

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