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Thursday, September 13, 2018 by The Press in Local News

Sept. 15

All-you-can-eat breakfast buffet 7 to 11 a.m. at Old Zionsville United Church of Christ, 5981 Fountain Road, Old Zionsville. There is a cost; children under six are admitted at no charge. For more information, call the church office at 610-966-3601 or Darlene at 610-966-5115.

Hivel Und Dahl Preservation Society quarterly meeting 3 to 7 p.m. at the Schubert-Graber cabin, 6516 Powder Valley Road, Upper Milford Township. A gathering at the cabin will include information about the restoration project and picnic food. All are welcome.

Quakertown Farmers Market concert series with Off “R” Rockers, playing classic rock, blues, oldies, southern rock and country, 11:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. The concert is free. For more information, call 215-536-4115 or visit

Sept. 16

“A Tribute to Dorothy Knauss” 2 to 3 p.m. at the Lower Macungie Township Historical Society museum, Bartholomew Center for the Preservation of Lower Macungie Township History, Camp Olympic barn, lower level, 3120 South Cedar Crest Blvd., Emmaus. Sarajane Williams will offer favorite stories memories and music of harpist Dorothy Knauss, a Macungie native.

Evening Vespers 5 to 6 p.m. at St. John’s UCC, 538 E. Thomas St., Coopersburg, providing an alternate, quiet, prayerful, hope-filled experience, grounded in music to nourish the soul. The evening’s theme is “Pause and Gather Fresh Strength.” Music will be provided by Lou Franco, a Lehigh Valley guitarist. A freewill offering will be taken. For more information, call 610-282-3310 or 267-221-8915.

Breakfast 8 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. at Lehigh Temple, 2120 Route 100, between Macungie and Trexlertown. There is a donation requested and everyone is welcome. For more information, call 610-398-9845.

Sept. 19

Alburtis Area 55+ seniors meet noon at the Alburtis Gun Club, 3818 Gun Club Road, Alburtis. Hot dogs are served with a potluck luncheon. Senior play bingo following lunch. Many bus trips are planned; for more information, call 610-966-4996.

Sept. 22

Fishing and fun in the park 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Little Lehigh Park, 1600 Park Drive, Allentown. No license or pole are needed. Activities include fishing (two fish per person), casting instructions for beginners, arts and crafts, demonstrations and a family friendly food truck. Register at

Herbein’s Garden Center Fall Fest and Craft Fair fundraiser 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Event will be held at the garden center, 4301 Chestnut St., Emmaus. Fall fest will include a pumpkin painting contest, food, raffles, music, face painting, vendors, special appearances by Chase from Paw Patrol and Doc McStuffins and seminars. Event will benefit the Lehigh County Humane Society. Fall Fest and Craft Fair will also be held 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Sept. 23.

Sept. 23

Fundraiser “Pies and Pints” 4 to 7 p.m. at the 1803 House, 55 S. Keystone Ave., Emmaus. Switchback will fire up the brick oven at the 1803 House for all-you-can-eat pizza and salad as well as a sneak preview of their hard cider. Funk Brewing Company will provide beer served in a commemorative 1803 House glass. Russ Rentler will provide music. The donation will include a raffle ticket for the basket raffle. All donations will help rebuild the colonial era windows in the house. For more information, visit

Cash bingo at Macungie Memorial Park, lower level, Route 100 and North Poplar Street, Macungie. Doors open noon. Games begin 1 p.m. Bingo benefits the Friends of Macungie Institute. For more information, call 610-966-7830.

Oct. 6

Father-Daughter Dance for girls ages four to 12, 7 to 9 p.m. at the Lower Macungie Community Center, 3450 Brookside Road, Macungie. Pre-registration is limited to 50 couples. Register at Lower Macungie Community Center. This year’s theme is Butterfly Kisses. Wear your favorite party dress. Participants will dance to the sounds of a local DJ, enjoy beverages and snacks and receive a special gift to take home. For additional information, or call 610-966-6924.

Oct. 9

Artist David Lee will be the guest presenter at the 7 p.m. meeting of the Parkland Art League at St. Anne’s Episcopal Church, 6667 Lower Macungie Road, Trexlertown. Lee is a well-known watercolorist in the area, having received many awards for his paintings.

Oct. 10

Emmaus Historical Society chicken dinner, 5 to 6:30 p.m. prior to the October program at St. John’s Lutheran Church Parish Hall, Fifth and Chestnut streets, Emmaus. The program is “On My Honor” - the history of Boy Scout Troops in Emmaus. There is a charge for the dinner and tickets must be purchased in advance. For more information, call 610-966-6591 or visit

Oct. 19

Mother-Son Halloween Party for boys ages four to 12, 7 to 9 p.m. at the Lower Macungie Community Center, 3450 Brookside Road, Macungie. Pre-registration is limited to 25 couples. Wear your favorite Halloween costume. Music will be provided by a local DJ. Participants will enjoy beverages, snacks, a costume contest, a mummy wrap and much more.

For additional information, visit or call 610-966-6924.

Nov. 3

“Breakfast With Mickey Mouse” for children ages infant through 12 years old with a parent or caregiver 9 to 10:30 a.m. at the Lower Macungie Community Center, 3450 Brookside Road, Macungie. Preregistration is limited to 100 people. Bring your camera to take a picture with Mickey Mouse. Breakfast includes: cereal, muffin, banana, milk and juice. For additional information, visit or call 610-966-6924.

Nov. 17

10th annual craft fair at Lower Macungie Community Center, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. 3450 Brookside Road, Macungie. Over 100 vendors and a raffle of 60 or more prizes. Refreshments, by Brookside Deli, will be available for purchase throughout

the day. Free shuttle will be provided from the parking lot to front door, courtesy of Corporate Limousine. For additional information, visit or call 610-966-6924.