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Tuesday, November 19, 2019


Thursday, October 11, 2018 by The Press in Local News

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

Karaoke at Lehigh Valley Active Life, 1633 W. Elm St., Allentown, 12:30 to 2:30 p.m. Karaoke is led by host Bobby James. Join them for fun and entertainment and have a blast singing along to your favorite tunes. The event is free and everyone is welcome.

“Mama Mia! Here We Go Again” shown 12:15 p.m. at Lehigh Valley Active Life, 1633 W. Elm St., Allentown. Discover Donna’s young life, experiencing the fun she had with the three possible dads of Sophie in this comedy/musical. Sophie is now pregnant. Like Donna, she’ll be a young mother, and she realizes that she’ll need to take risks like her mother did. There is a small fee for members and non-members. For more information, call 610-437-3700.

Oct. 11

Allentown Garden Club meeting 12:30 p.m. at the Allentown Public Library, 1210 Hamilton St., lower level. The presentation will be ”Tablescapes.” Elegant tablescapes come to life through the artistic talent of David Shimp from Phoebe Floral. These beautiful designs grace many Lehigh Valley social events. Members of the public are welcome.

Oct. 13

Bingo at Jerusalem Evangelical Lutheran Church of Eastern Salisbury, 1707 Church Road, Allentown, 6 p.m. Doors open 5 p.m. Refreshments will be available. For more information, contact Louise at 610-866-1611.

Harvest Fest 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Salem United Methodist Church, 6440 Powder Valley Road, Zionsville. Bake sale, flea market, books, painted pumpkins and light lunch are included in the event. For more information, call 610-965-6796.

Oct. 14

St. Andrew’s Lutheran Church designer purse and gift card bingo at Fearless Fire Company, 1221 S. Front St., Allentown. Doors open 11 a.m.; bingo begins 1 p.m. The event includes a 50/50, special games, basket raffle, food and baked goods. For more information or tickets, call Kristen at 484-661-9631 or Lori at 610-390-2107.

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.

Oct. 20

The Church of the Good Shepherd, 135 Quarry Road, Alburtis, will hold its annual Fall and Holiday Bazaar 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Attendees will find crafts, white elephant, Chinese auction, bake sale and food at the event.

Oct. 21

Lehigh Temple, 2120 Route 100 between Macungie and Trexlertown, will host a breakfast 8 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. The menu includes two eggs, two meats, pancakes, home fries, French toast, juice and coffee. A bake sale also will be held. All are welcome. A donation is requested. For information, call 610-398-9845.

Oct. 25

Upper Milford Historical Society Meeting, 7 p.m. at the Upper Milford Township Building, Old Zionsville. Lori Fegley will talk about researching property history. Refreshments will be provided and all are welcome. For more information, call 610-966-4376.

Oct. 27

Casino Night at The Swain School, 1100 S. 24th St., Allentown, 7 to 11 p.m. Event includes blackjack, roulette, craps and Texas holdem poker.

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. Pre-registration 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. 4

The Philadelphia Brass will perform 3 p.m. at First Presbyterian Church of Allentown, 3231 Tilghman St., Allentown, as part of the 2018-2019 Gloria S. Snyder Concert Series. Jim Schmoyer paintings, art gallery reception at 4 p.m. A freewill offering will be taken. For more information, call 610-395-3781.