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Wednesday, August 14, 2019 by The Press in Local News

Aug. 17

Emmanuel Church, 1431 Lehigh Parkway, Allentown, will host a community fair 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. This free event includes games, bounce houses, face painting, hot dogs and other food, prizes for kids and more. Live music by Evidence Band and a clothing giveaway are also part of the event. For more information or for directions, call 610-432-0982 or email

Aug. 21

Alburtis Area 55+ seniors meet noon at the Alburtis Rod & Gun Club, 3818 Gun Club Road, Alburtis. Hot dogs are served with pot luck luncheon plus bingo. Many bus trips are planned. For more information, call 610-966-4996.

Aug. 24

Green Acres Park Reunion 7 p.m. at the Foundation Tavern (outdoor bar at Shepherd Hills Golf Club).

A free public concert featuring the Macungie Band 7 p.m. at Luther Crest, 800 Hausman Road. The band will perform musical favorites including patriotic music, Broadway hits, movie show-tunes, overtures and old-time classics. The concert will be held at the front entrance; in the event of rain, it will be held in Crest Hall. People are asked to bring a lawn chair. For more information or to RSVP, call the senior living community at 610-391-8229.

Aug. 29

Luther Crest will host a free public educational seminar on financial planning related to health care and senior living communities 10 a.m. at the senior living community, 800 Hausman Road. A panel of experts will answer questions related to senior living, planning for future health care needs and the moving process, from listing, staging and selling a home to downsizing and successfully coordinating a move. Seating is limited; call Luther Crest to RSVP at 610-391-8229.

Sept. 5

The Delaware-Lehigh Amateur Radio Club will hold its monthly meeting 7:30 p.m. in the Bethlehem Township Community Center, 2900 Farmersville Road, Bethlehem. The program will be “Drones & Practical Applications” presented by Al / W3CE. Members and others interested always are invited. For directions, visit For more information, visit, email KE3AW@ARRLnet or call 610-432-8286.

Sept. 8

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

Sept. 10

Parkland Art League meeting 7 p.m. at St. Anne’s Episcopal Church, 6667 Lower Macungie Road, Trexlertown. Artist Laurie Franzo, a mosaic and clay artist will be the guest presenter for the evening. For more information, call 610-533-5345.

Sept. 14

Hivel Und Dahl Preservation Society is sponsoring “A Gathering at the Cabin” 3-7 p.m. The rain date will be Sept. 15. Stop by the Schubert-Graber log shop, 6561 Powder Valley Road, Zionsville and learn about the plans for the log shop. Get a free hot dog and drink. All are welcome. For more information, call 610-967-4836.

Sept. 15

St. Thomas More School’s 50th anniversary celebration golf tournament at Shepherd Hills Golf Course in Wescosville. Registration begins noon with a scramble format “shotgun start” 1 p.m. followed by dinner and prizes under the pavilion. The entrance fee includes greens fees, a golf cart, hot dogs at the turn and beverages for your group. Prizes will include a Pot-O-Gold, 50/50 raffle, closest-to-the pin, longest drive for both men and women and first, second and third place awards. The deadline to register is Sept. 5. For more information and to sign up online, visit For more information or questions, contact Sonia Topiarz, advancement director, at

Sept. 21

Bus trip to Winterthur Museum to see COSTUMING THE CROWN with the Friends of the Emmaus Public Library. There are a handful of seats left. The event includes a tour of du Pont’s majestic home, tram rides through the 1,000-acre garden and a special exhibit of costumes designed for the Emmy Award-winning Netflix drama, “The Crown.” Tickets sold on a first-come-first-served basis. Contact the Emmaus Public Library, 11 E. Main St., Emmaus or call 610-965-9284.

Sept. 27

A festive autumn social will be held 7-10 p.m. at Brookside Country Club to benefit the Emmaus Public Library. The evening will feature wine tasting with hors d’oeuvres and chocolate plus a silent auction. Tickets are now available at the Emmaus Public Library.

Sept. 28

Salisbury High School Class of 1979’s 40th class reunion 1 p.m. at Lenape Park Pavilion, Lenape Park Road, Zionsville.