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Wednesday, May 29, 2019 by The Press in Local News

May 29

The Macungie Band will play a concert at the open-air pavilion at Cedar View Apartments, 4234 Dorney Park Road, Allentown. Director Michael Moran will give the downbeat 7 p.m. There will be some folding chairs; however, attendees should bring a lawn chair to ensure a place to sit. There is plenty of close parking. Drive past the pavilion and turn left into the parking lot.

May 30

Upper Milford Historical Society meeting 7 p.m. at the Upper Milford Township Building, Old Zionsville. Herb Kaufman will present “The Music That Got Us Through World War II.” All are welcome and refreshments will be provided. For more information, call 610-966-4376.

June 1

Military exhibit to honor and remember all those who served at Jerusalem Lutheran Church of Eastern Salisbury, 1707 Church Road, Allentown, noon to 5 p.m. Food, drinks and baked goods will be available for sale. For more information, call 610-797-6933.

Emmaus community yard sales. No permits are required to participate.

St. Margaret’s Episcopal Church community yard sale, 150 Elm St., Emmaus, to benefit mission and ministry, 7 a.m. to 2 p.m. Gently used clothing, furniture, home decor, small appliances etc. will be available for sale. The rain date is June 2.

Annual Harry S Truman Elementary School Ice Cream Festival, noon to 4 p.m. on the school grounds, 1400 Gaskill Ave., Allentown. Event includes games, food, activities and ice cream. Volunteers are needed. Contact the school at 610-791-2800 to volunteer.

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

Dedication of Heritage Courtyard outside the Lower Macungie Historical Society Museum at Camp Olympic, 2 to 4 p.m. Those who purchased a brick will be mailed an invitation to attend. For more information, visit

June 4

The Emmaus Garden Club will meet noon at Faith Presbyterian Church, 3002 N. Second St., Emmaus. The program will be “Beekeeping in America: Promoting the Medical and Historical Aspects of Keeping Bees” by Frank Licata. Think you know a lot about bees? Think again! Frank, a master beekeeper, will educate and entertain. Honey and products made with honey, such as soaps and lotions, will be available for sale. Guests are always welcome. For more information, call 610 965-6109.

June 6

Allentown AARP Chapter #5415 will meet noon at St. Timothy’s Church, 140 S. Ott St., Allentown. The program will be on music therapy. Non-members and guests are welcome. Bring a non-perishable food item for the Allentown Food Bank. For more information, call 610-437-4265.

June 17

GiddyUp Junction Vacation Bible School. 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. at Grace Community Church, 1290 Minesite Road, Allentown. Through June 21 for children age three through sixth grade. Nursery will also be available. Register online at or call 610-398-9250.

June 19

Community blood drive in memory of Wayne Leibensperger Jr. at Jerusalem Lutheran Church of Eastern Salisbury, 1707 Church Road, Allentown, 4 to 8 p.m. For an appointment, call Deana Leibensperger at 610-217-3155.

June 23

Emmaus Theatre, 19 S. 4th St, Emmaus, will present “Icons of Music” 2:30 p.m. June 23. The event includes live music by Chuck Rissmiller on vocals and guitar performing tunes from legendary rock and country artists Elvis Presley, Everly Brothers, Hank Williams, Neil Diamond, Johnny Cash, Ray Charles, Chuck Berry and Jerry Lee Lewis. For advanced tickets and further information, visit