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Tuesday, January 23, 2018 by The Press in Local News

BASD Dance for mini-thon

BASD will host a mini-thon Four Diamonds benefit Daddy-Daughter Dance from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. Feb. 25 at Liberty High School, 1115 Linden St. For information, email WagnerKE@basdschools.org.

Backpack Pals and bingo

There will be bingo and Backpack Pals food collection at 2 p.m. February 11 at East Hills Middle School, 2005 Chester Road. TIckets available in advance or at the door. Must be 18 years old to play. No one under age 10 will be admitted; children age 10 and older must be accompanied by an adult. Special games will be available for purchase, cash door prizes, small raffles, concessions and vendors.

For each nonperishable food item donated to the BASD Backpack Pals program, the doner will receive an extra ticket to be entered for a chance to win a cash prize.

For ticket information, call 610- 393-7198 or email ehboabingo@gmail.com.

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Liberty

Friends of Liberty Theatre will hold their Soiree 2018 March 9. Save the date. More information to come.

Visit https://friendsoflibertytheatre.org.

Charter schools

Charter Arts

The school will be closed on Jan. 29 for a teacher in-service day.

Jazz Cafe

The Lehigh Valley Charter High School for the Arts’ music department will host a Jazz Cafe at 7 p.m. February 6 at the Charter Arts Theatre, 321 E. Third St. Various jazz ensembles will perform a mix of jazz tunes. Tickets will be available at the door or by visiting www.CharterArts.org.

Literary Arts showcase

The Lehigh Valley Charter High School for the Arts will hold a Literary Arts showcase at 6 p.m. February 9 at Cafe the Lodge, 427 E. Fourth St. Various jazz ensembles will perform a mix of jazz tunes. Tickets will be available at the door or by visiting www.CharterArts.org.

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Future Chef’s Culinary Competition

BASD and Sodexo are holding a culinary competition for students in grades one through five. THe submitted Asian Fusion food recipes will be judged on health-conscious foods, simple, kid-friendly preparation, fun kid-foods, judge’s choice and best presentation.

The finalists will appear at the cook off at 4:15 p.m. March 22 at Northeast Middle School, 1170 Fernwood St.

For additional information, email achandler@basdschools.org

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