Bethlehem Press

Monday, December 11, 2017

Around Town

Tuesday, December 5, 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: City Hall complex, 10 E. Church St. Visit http://bfac-lv.org/.

Bethlehem Area Public Library: 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: http://bit.ly/2bTICeZ.

Free homework help: All subjects. Drop in 4 to 6 p.m. Bethlehem Area Public Library, 11 W. Church St. and 400 Webster St.

The Cancer Support Community of the Greater L.V.: Free education/support 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 and other days. Room 403, Fowler Center, NCCollege, 511 E. Third St. Call 610-861-5526 or visit www.copsnkidslv.org.

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

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

National Museum of Industrial History: Visit http://nmih.org; 610-694-6644. 602 E. Second St.

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

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

Steelworkers’ Archives: Trestle tours, 11:30 a.m. Saturdays,Sundays.www.steelworkersarchives.com.

Wednesday, December 6

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

Holden evening prayer, light meal: 5:30 p.m.; worship: 7 p.m. Light of Christ Lutheran Church, 2020 Worthington Ave. For information, email church@stpetersbethlehem.org or call 610-867-0519.

Thursday, December 7

Salvation Army, fellowship for seniors 50 and up; program: 10:45 a.m., followed by lunch (donation). 521 Pembroke Road. Call 610-867-4681.

Reservation deadline for League of Women Voters of Lehigh County hot topics: “Eliminating Income Disparity” with Toni Hoffman and Susan McNamara. Public welcome. Lunch (cost), 11:30 a.m., Superior Restaurant, 102 State Ave., Emmaus. To reserve: email lwvlehigh@yahoo.com or call 610-432-1456.

Festivus Concert, 7 p.m. Charter Arts Theatre, 321 E. Third St. Visit www.charterarts.org.

Friday, December 8

Tales Well Told: Stories of O. Henry and Bret Harte, free; 2 to 4 p.m. ages 12 to adult; for celebrants of any December holiday. Sponsored by The Friends of the Bethlehem Area Public Library. Main library, 11 W. Church St. Visit www.bapl.org or call 610-867-3761, ext. 399.

New Bethany Ministries benefit dinner for Luminaria Night. 6 p.m., Luckenbach Mill, 459 Old York Road. Visit www.newbethany (information) or https://app.mobilecause.com/form/UFu_6g for tickets.

Saturday, December 9

58th annual Nazareth-to-Bethlehem Christmas Peace Pilgrimage. Meet at the parking lot at 529 E. Broad St., before 10:45 a.m. Bussing available -see website-www.peacewalk.org.

PBS 39 Create with Me with Telebear, Pre-K to age 8 with an adult. Noon to 1 p.m. Registration required.Bethlehem Area Public Library South Side Branch, 400 Webster St. Visit www.bapl.org or call 610-867-7852.

Music in the Park: Flutations, 11 a.m.; Lehigh Valley Italian Band, 2 p.m. Main between Broad and Church streets.

39th annual live Bethlehem Christmas pageant. 1:45 p.m. Rose Garden, Eighth Ave. between Union Blvd. and Broad St. Luminaria Night. Various areas of Bethlehem. Starts about 4:30 p.m. www.newbethanyministries.org/events/luminaria-night/.

Sunday, December 10

39th annual live Bethlehem Christmas pageant. 1:45 p.m. Rose Garden, Eighth Ave. between Union Blvd. and Broad St.

Monday, December 11

League of Women Voters of Lehigh County hot topics: “Eliminating Income Disparity” with Toni Hoffman and Susan McNamara. Public welcome. Lunch (cost), 11:30 a.m., Superior Restaurant, 102 State Ave., Emmaus. To reserve: email lwvlehigh@yahoo.com or call 610-432-1456 by Dec. 7.

Charter Arts Winter Choral Concert, 7 p.m. Charter Arts Theatre, 321 E. Third St. Visit www.charterarts.org.

Contemplative worship in the chapel, John Arnold, guitar, and Beck Lepore, piano. 7 p.m. Central Moravian Church chapel, 73 W. Church St. Call 610- 866-4382 or visit www.central moravianchurch.org.

Tuesday, December 12

Salvation Army bridge players program, seniors 50 and up, 9:30 to 11:30 a.m. 521 Pembroke Road. Call 610-867-4681.

Twilight retreat: “Come to the Manger”, St. Francis Center for Renewal, 395 Bridle Path Road. Visit www.stfranciscenter@gmail.com or call 610-867-8890. 6:45 to 9 p.m.

Charter Arts Winter Choral Concert, 7 p.m. Charter Arts Theatre, 321 E. Third St. Visit www.charterarts.org.

Wednesday, December 13

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

Holden evening prayer, light meal: 5:30 p.m.; worship: 7 p.m. For information, email church@stpetersbethlehem.org or call 610-867-0519.

The Bethlehem Press calendar listings are, to the best of our knowledge, correct at the time of printing. We are not responsible for the accuracy or reliability of information submitted by external parties.