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Monday, September 11, 2017 by The Press in News Briefs

A full calendar appears on the Bethlehem Press website, but due to space constraints, for ongoing events, email, visit or call the following:

Bethlehem City Hall Rotunda: Printmakers Society of the Lehigh Valley exhibit: ”Fourth Year Anniversary Impressions” Monday to Friday 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. September 5 to October 13. Opening reception, 2 to 4 p.m. September 10. City Hall complex, 10 E. Church St. Visit http://bfac-lv.org/.

Bethlehem Area Public Library: daily. Call 610-867-3761(main) or 610-867-7852 (south side); Visit www.bapl.org (main) or www.bapl.org/ssmain.htm (south side); newsletter: visit http://bit.ly/2bTICeZ.

BAPL storytimes: Call 610-867-3761, ext.499 or visit www.bapl.org for information. 11 W. Church St. (main location) and 400 Webster St. (south side branch).

Bethlehem Farmers’ Market: Every Thursday from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Farrington Square, New and Morton Sts. Ends October 26.

The Cancer Support Community of the Greater Lehigh Valley free education and support programs for cancer patients and their caregivers. Call 610-861-7555 or visit www.cancersupportglv.org for schedules.

Cops ‘n’ Kids Reading Room: 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. Wednesdays; select Saturdays. Room 403, Fowler Family Southside Center, Northampton Community College, 511 E. Third St. Call 610-861-5526 or email lvcops-n-kids@att.net or visit www.copsnkidslv.org.

Historic Bethlehem Museum and Sites: Call 1-800 - 360 - TOUR; visit http://historicbethlehem.org.

Lehigh Art Alliance: 82nd annual fall juried exhibition, through October 12. 1869 Luckenbach Mill, 459 Old York Road. Call 610-691-0603.

Moravian Book Shop: 428 Main St. Call 610-866-5481or visit www.moravianbookshop.com.

National Museum of Industrial History: Making America’s Pastime- the creation of the bats, balls. gloves and uniforms that make the game; ends October 31. Visit http://nmih.org/ or call 610-694-6644. 602 E. Second St. Email:info@nmih.org.

Penn State Lehigh Valley: Exhibits: Visit http://lehighvalley.psu.edu/gallery, call 610-285-5261 or email annlalik@psu.edu.

Salvation Army: Call 610-867-4681 for schedule.

Wednesday, September 13

Salvation Army, adult Bible study, age 14 and up, 11 a.m. to noon; tea party, 1 p.m. 521 Pembroke Road. Call 610-867-4681.

Mindful Compassion Practice, free yoga class for people affected by cancer with Maryanne Godbout DNP, PMHCNS-BC. 9:30 to 10:15 a.m. Call 610-861-7555 to register.

Toddler storytime (ages two to three and a half) 10:30 a.m.; snack box storytime, 11 a.m. Free; no registration required. Bethlehem Area Public Library, 11 W. Church St. Visit www.bapl.org or call 610-867-3761, ext. 399.

BAPL book sale: books, movies, CD’s, DVDs, comics, graphic novels and music. Noon to 8 p.m. Main Branch, 11 W. Church St. Most credit and debit cards accepted. Visit www.bestbooksale.org or call 610- 867-3761, ext. 235.

Thursday, September 14

Free; for people affected by cancer: Kempo Karate for Adults, 9:30 to 10:30 a.m.; T’ai Chi, 10:45 to 11:45 a.m. 944 Marcon Blvd., Suite 110, Allentown. Call 610-861-7555 to register.

Salvation Army, Salvation Army, fellowship for seniors 50 and up; Tai Chi for Seniors 50 & up, 10 a.m.; Hinkle family musical and ministry program, 10:45 a.m., lunch (donation) for seniors 50 and up. 521 Pembroke Road. Call 610-867-4681.

Toddler storytime (ages two to three and a half) 10:30 a.m.; snack box storytime, 11 a.m. Free; no registration required. Bethlehem Area Public Library, 11 W. Church St. Visit www.bapl.org or call 610-867-3761, ext. 399.

LEPOCO Peace Vigil, 4:30 to 5:30 p.m. Third and Wyandotte streets (south end of Hill-to-Hill Bridge). Sponsored by the LEPOCO Peace Center, 313 W. Fourth St. Call 610-691-8730 or visit www.lepoco.org.

Free; for people affected by cancer: Healthy Cooking: Soup and Salad. 5:30 to 8 p.m. Instructor: Janice Kay. Call 610-861-7555 to register. Fowler Family South Side Center, N.C.C., 511 E. Third St. Spanish reading and comprehension, 6 to 7:45 p.m. Registration required. BAPL SouthSide, 400 Webster St. Visit www.bapl.org/southside/ssprograms.htm for information or, to register, visit http://bapl.org/wordpress/?page_id=9958#876 or call 610 867-7852.

Friday, September 15

Senior Adults Gaining Enrichment (SAGE), 10:30 a.m. coffee; 11 a.m. speaker Christos Karfakis: Picture This – The Evolution of Photography 1980-present. Age 55 and older, cost (includes lunch). Call 610-285-5066 or email dmcaloon@psu.edu. Penn State Lehigh Valley, 2809 Saucon Valley Road.

Saturday, September 16

Steeples & Steel guided tour and homemade Eastern European goulash lunch, 9:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. St. John’s Windish Lutheran Church, 617 E. Fourth St. Church free open house at 12:15 p.m. Tickets: www.steelworkersarchives.com. Information: call 610-861-0600.

BAPL book sale: books, movies, CD’s, DVDs, comics, graphic novels and music. 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Main Branch, 11 W. Church St. Most credit and debit cards accepted. Visit www.bestbooksale.org or call 610- 867-3761, ext. 235.

IDP free film: “Cameroon: The Secret of Peace” documentary, French Connection Films, 2003. Subtitled. Running time: 53 min. 2:30 to 4:30 p.m. Registration is suggested. Main library, 11 W. Church St. Visit www.bapl.org or call 610- 867-3761, ext. 235. To commemorate the International Day of Peace.

Sunday, September 17

Crime Victims Council of Lehigh Valley, Inc. 18th annual Rally Through the Valley benefit motorcycle poker run and pig roast, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. to help local victims of crime. The 60-mile limed route will start with registration and check-in at Nazareth Borough Park, N. Broad Street, Nazareth, and will end at Emmaus.

Tuesday, September 19

St. Francis Center for Renewal: Poetry writing, crafting, time for reflection and prayer,walking paths and labyrinth, musical offerings and special speakers. Goodwill offering. Beginning at 9 a.m. and continuing all day. Evening Interfaith prayer service: 7 p.m. Renewal Center at Monocacy Manor, 395 Bridle Path Road. Call 610-867-8890 or email stfranciscenter@gmail.com.

Breast Friends Breakfast, free to people affected by cancer. 8:30 to 9:30 a.m. Call 610-861-7555 to register. 944 Marcon Blvd., Suite 110, Allentown.

Improving Your Pelvic Health, free class for people affected by cancer, with Karen Snowden, PT, DPT, WCS of LVHN, CNHP. 11 a.m. to noon. Call 610-861-7555 to register. 944 Marcon Blvd., Suite 110, Allentown.

Jane Austen’s “Persuasion,” free public book talk by Lehigh University faculty and students, 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. Bethlehem Area Public Library, 11 W. Church St. No registration needed. Visit www.bapl.org or call 610-867-3761, ext. 399.

Wednesday, September 20

Salvation Army, adult Bible study, age 14 and up, 11 a.m. to noon; tea party, 1 p.m. 521 Pembroke Road. Call 610-867-4681.

Toddler storytime (ages two to three and a half) 10:30 a.m.; snack box storytime, 11 a.m. Free; no registration required. Bethlehem Area Public Library, 11 W. Church St. Visit www.bapl.org or call 610-867-3761, ext. 399.

Mindful Compassion Practice, free yoga class for people affected by cancer with Maryanne Godbout DNP, PMHCNS-BC. 9:30 -10:15 a.m. Call 610-861-7555 to register. 944 Marcon Blvd., Suite 110, Allentown. Salvation Army, adult Bible study, age 14 and up, 11 a.m. to noon; Jessica Seneca from More of Him Living Ministries fall craft, 1 p.m. 521 Pembroke Road. Call 610-867-4681.

Life to the Fullest, free to people affected by cancer. 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. 944 Marcon Blvd., Suite 110, Allentown. Call 610-861-7555 to register.

Sexuality/Intimacy, free class for people affected by cancer, 1 to 3 p.m. Facilitator: Carole Moretz, PhD. Call 610-861-7555 to register. 944 Marcon Blvd., Suite 110, Allentown.

Snack box storytime, 11 a.m. Free; no registration required. Bethlehem Area Public Library, 11 W. Church St. Visit www.bapl.org or call 610-867-3761, ext. 399.

Kids Karate Project – Kempo. Free of charge to people affected by cancer. 4 to 4:50 pm. Call 610-861-7555 to register. 944 Marcon Blvd., Suite 110, Allentown.

2017 International Day of Peace

Thursday, September 21

Lehigh Valley Veterans For Peace -International Day of Peace from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Open to the public one and a half mile loop walk starting at Zion’s Reformed U.C.C. Church, 620 Hamilton St., Allentown. Moment of silent meditation / prayer at noon.

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