PRESS PHOTOS BY TINAMARIE MARTINWalter Wagner, of Bethlehem, samples some Egyptian food, offered by Sadia Hajue, of Bethlehem; Rania Egypt and Hahna and Jenna Moussa, of Whitehall; and Olivia Silfies, of Fogelsville, during Muslim Association of the Lehigh Valley’s winter open house Saturday. The event, held at 1988 Schadt Ave., Whitehall, offered area residents the opportunity to learn about the
Zehra Saymaz, of Whitehall, and Melisa Okumus, of Bethlehem, present Turkish food to Alexandra and Chris Boyle, of Schnecksville, during the event, which drew a crowd of more than 1,000.
Abdul Kaleem, of Whitehall, discusses Muslim culture with Julia Hanlund and Joleen Hanlund, of Bethlehem. Arts and crafts, henna hand painting and gift giveaways also were part of the day.