Earl H. Shankweiler, 96, of Vera Cruz Road South, Emmaus, died December 8, 2012, at Lehigh Center. He was the husband of Althea L. (Weil) Shankweiler. They were married for 72 years June 8. Born in Hensingersville, he was a son of the late Llewellyn and Stella (Bauder) Shankweiler.
He retired after working at Air Products for over 30 years.
He was a member of Church of the Good Shepherd U.C.C., Alburtis, and the Citizens Fire Company of Upper Milford and Upper Milford Western District Fire Company.
A much-anticipated season got off to a good start for the Salisbury boys swim team as the Falcons cruised past Moravian Academy 131-51 in their home opener on Friday.
The Falcons took first in all 10 events on the boys side, getting multiple wins from Jon Anderson, Conner Harrison and Eric Tatum.
Tatum, the defending state champ in the 100 fly, was victorious in that event and also won the 50 free by over a second. He was on the victorious 200 medley and 200 free relays as well.
Nativity Lutheran Church celebrates Christmas holiday.
A free concert will be performed by the Young Musicians of the Allentown Music Club, 1:30 p.m. Dec. 15, Country Meadows of Allentown, Building No. 4, 410 N. Krocks Road.
Open auditions are available for the music club.
Information: Emily Reyes, 610-398-0781
The Pennsylvania Jazz Collective (PJC) presents a Jazz Christmas vespers service, 4 p.m. Dec. 16, Church of the Manger, 1401 Greenview Drive, Bethlehem.
A jazz quintet will be led by PJC Artistic Director Alan Gaumer and Neil Wetzel, Ed .D., Director of jazz studies at Moravian College. The choir is directed by June Thomas, jazz vocal teacher at Muhlenberg College. Church staff include musician Sam Creyer and organist Mark Dennis.
The service will be presided over by the Rev. Sharon Joseph.
The performance is open to the public. A donation includes PJC holiday CD.
Sally Gammon, FACHE, Good Shepherd Rehabilitation Network's President and CEO since 1997, has announced plans to retire in 2013.
The Good Shepherd Board of Trustees has begun a search for Good Shepherd's next president and CEO. Gammon intends to remain involved with Good Shepherd and the local community after her retirement.
Sacred Heart Hospital, 421 Chew St., Allentown, will hold a Christmas Nut Roll Sale 8 a.m. - 5 p.m. Dec. 20, 21 in the hospital's main lobby.
Available are 14-inch bakery-fresh Kolache rolls with nut, apricot, poppy seed, raspberry or Lekvar filling.
Pre-ordering is suggested for the best selection. Call Beth Fogel, 610-776-5413.
The Museum of Indian Culture, 2825 Fish Hatchery Road, Allentown, is selling cookies baked from recipes from Pat Chiaparas' kitchen, retired cookie entrepreneur of the original "Mrs. Chip's Fabulous Cookies."
Tins are available in three sizes and include Raspberry and Apricot Kiffles, Viennese Fingers, Nut Tassies, Cherry Shells, Mexican Wedding Cakes, Chocolate Chip, Strawberry Shortbread Thumbprints, and White Chocolate Macadamia. Pick-up 11 a.m. - 4 p.m. Dec. 14 - 23.
To order: email@example.com, 610-797-2121
The Media People of Alburtis announced that it has received four national awards for two of its productions from the Association of Marketing and Communication Professionals.
"The Kalmbach Legacy" received the Videographer Award of Excellence and "Camelot, 25 Years Of Love" received the Videographer Award of Distinction. There were more than 1,600 entries this year and 12 per cent received awards.
ST. PAUL'S ANGLICAN CHURCH
25th & Livingston Streets
Allentown, 18104 - 610-435-0712
8:40 a.m. Morning Prayer
9 a.m. Holy Communion
'28 Book of Common Prayer
9 a.m. Church School
Wed., 10 a.m. Healing Service
Rev. Joseph S. Falzone
ASSEMBLY OF GOD
ASSEMBLY OF GOD
3449 Cherryville Road
Northampton - 610-262-5645
Daniel E. Lundmark, Pastor
Sunday School - 9:30 a.m.
Sunday Worship - 10:45 a.m.
Sunday Evening - 6:00 p.m.