Salisbury Press

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Wednesday, July 10, 2013 by The Press in News Briefs

Bus trip scheduled

Salisbury Township is running a bus trip to the Broadway Theatre's "Cinderella" in New York City Saturday, Oct. 19. The ticket includes orchestra seating and transportation to and from New York City. Lunch and shopping are on your own. The non-refundable cost is payable by cash, check or money order. You have the option of paying your ticket in full at the time of registration or pay for each ticket in installments. Register at the Salisbury Township Municipal Building, 2900 S. Pike Ave., Allentown, 18103. Contact Salisbury Township at 610-797-4000 or visit www.


Wednesday, July 10, 2013 by The Press in News Briefs

AMERICA ON WHEELS, Allentown, has several volunteer needs. Contact Liz Hahn at 610-432-4200, ext. 10 or

CAMELOT FOR CHILDREN, INC., Allentown, needs volunteers for Camp Camelot held Aug. 12 to16 at the JCC Campground. Contact Cassie Kemmerer at 610-791-5683 or cassiek@

HISPANIC CENTER OF LEHIGH VALLEY, Bethlehem, is looking for a volunteer coordinator to handle their many requests. Contact Lorna Velazquez at 610-868-7800, ext. 221 or lvelazquez@

swain school

Wednesday, July 10, 2013 by The Press in News Briefs

Summer sports camps open to all children

The Swain School is now accepting registrations for its summer sports camps, open to all children in the community. Programs are offered on Swain's 20-acre campus at 1100 S. 24th St., Allentown, in Salisbury Township.

Nine sports camps will be offered, including those for basketball, running, field hockey, dance, soccer and lacrosse. Swain's coaches will staff the camps; grades are for fall 2013.

ŸCoed soccer: grades three to eight, 9 a.m. to noon Aug. 5 through 8

ŸGirls basketball: grades four through nine, 9 a.m. to noon Aug. 5 through 8


Wednesday, July 10, 2013 by The Press in News Briefs

Water safety tips

The American Red Cross Northeast PA Region offers these water safety tips for the summer.

Besides taking age-appropriate swimming lessons, there are important tips to follow to ensure safety while having fun in and around the water. Peter M. Brown, regional CEO said, "By making water safety your priority, you can deter and eliminate water-related accidents from happening and have a fun and enjoyable summer."


Wednesday, July 10, 2013 by The Press in News Briefs

Sale set for July 17, 19

The Bethlehem Area Public Library is holding a mid-summer sale noon to 8 p.m. July 17 and 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. July 19 at the main library, 11 W. Church St., Bethlehem. Books, movies and music items, arranged by author, artist or subject will be available for purchase; proceeds benefit the library. After 4:30 p.m. July 17 and all day July 19, there is free parking in the garage under the library in any green dot space.

For information, call 610-867-3761, ext. 259 or visit www.bestbooksale. org.


Wednesday, June 26, 2013 by The Press in News Briefs

Bishop to visit June 30

The Most Rev. Brian Marsh, presiding bishop of the Anglican Church in America and bishop of the diocese of the northeast will visit St. Paul's Anglican Church June 30. He will be the celebrant and preacher at the 9 a.m. service of holy communion and also confirm and receive a class of 14. A reception will take place in the parish hall immediately following the service. All are welcome to the service as well as the reception.


Wednesday, June 26, 2013 by The Press in News Briefs

Eyeglasses sought

The Emmaus Lions Club is collecting used eyeglasses for a recycling program to benefit the many programs of the club. They recycled over 5,000 pairs last year alone. Glasses can be dropped off at the following locations in Emmaus: Bub and Associates Family Medical Center, 619 Dalton St.; Dr. Grove, 184 Main St.; 1st Niagarga Bank, 502 State Ave., 731 Chestnut St.

Camp Cadet

Wednesday, May 29, 2013 by The Press in News Briefs

Summer program begins June 16

State Police Troop M Bethlehem will be conducting its 29th Camp Cadet June 16-21 at Camp Fowler, Orefield.

This year 90 cadets will be selected to experience what it takes to become a law enforcement officer.

To be eligible for Camp Cadet, a boy or girl must be at least 12 years old but not older than 14 by May 1; be a resident of either Lehigh or Northampton counties; and must be in good physical condition.