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Thursday, March 28, 2019 by The Press in Local News

March 30

Spaghetti dinner at St. Mark’s UCC, 52 E. Susquehanna St., Allentown. There is a charge; children under age five eat dinner for free.

April 2

The Emmaus Garden Club will meet noon at Faith Presbyterian Church, 3002 N. Second St., Emmaus. The program will be “Perennials Spring to Fall” with Stephanie Cohen. An award-winning lecturer and writer, Cohen will educate and entertain as she “dishes the dirt on her favorite plants from spring to fall.” Her books will also be sold at the meeting. Guests are always welcome. For more information, call 610-965-6109.

April 4

Allentown AARP Chapter #5415 will meet noon at St. Timothy Church, 140 S. Ott St., Allentown. Ian Gallagher will entertain. Non-members and guests are welcome. Bring a non-perishable food item for the Allentown Food Bank. For more information, call 610-437-4265.

April 5

Harry S Truman Elementary School, 1400 Gaskill Ave., will host a candy bingo 6:30 p.m., sponsored by the PTO.

April 7

Pet vaccination clinic at Forgotten Felines & Fidos, 6022 Mountain Road, Germansville. Dogs will be vaccinated 10 a.m. to noon; cats noon to 2 p.m. Costs for vaccinations and virus testing vary. For more information, visit the website: ?cid=mc-8d8b7cae0c304b79b04215af18ebcb61&mc_id=24501.

April 10

Crime Victims Council of the Lehigh Valley’s Annual Victims’ Rights Vigil will be held 6 p.m. at the Memorial Tree of Life Grove, 3310 Chestnut Drive, Allentown. In case of inclement weather, there is a rain date scheduled 6 p.m. April 11. This year, Crime Victims Council of Lehigh Valley will commemorate this special week’s theme – “Honoring Our Past, Creating Hope for the Future.” The annual Allied Professional Awards for Lehigh and Northampton counties will be presented to Ralph Romano, Domestic Violence Detective of Lehigh County District Attorney’s Office and Alyssa Barasch of Bethlehem Area School District, who have demonstrated outstanding commitment to victims’ services. This event will be open to the public free of charge. Victim-survivors will speak about how their lives have been impacted by crime and a bell ceremony will be held in memory of loved ones taken from their families by violence. For more information or directions, call the CVC office at 610-437-6610, visit or the Facebook Page at

April 13

Annual egg hunt and family activities 11 a.m. for children ages one through 12 at Grace Community Church, 1290 Minesite Road, Allentown. Children will be separated by age for the hunt. Refreshments will follow.

April 20

Kiwanis Club of Emmaus 67th annual Easter Egg Hunt 1 p.m. at Emmaus Community Park, 13th and Broad streets, Emmaus. There are five age groups, toddlers through age 10 with prizes for numbered eggs collected. The Easter Bunny will also attend. For more information, call 610-395-4818 or visit

April 27

Harry S Truman Elementary School, 1400 Gaskill Ave., Spring Craft and Vendor Fair 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Included will be a basket raffle, 50/50 raffle, bake sale and food for sale. There is a small entrance fee for all adults. The event is sponsored by the PTO.

June 2

Kiwanis Club of Emmaus 46th annual all-you-can-eat pancake festival 8 a.m. to noon at Emaus Fire Company #1, Sixth and Broad streets, Emmaus. There is a cost; children under the age of 10 enjoy breakfast for free. For tickets and further information, call 610-395-4818 or visit