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Friday, March 23, 2018

ST. PAtrick’s Day events

Tuesday, March 13, 2018 by The Press in News Briefs

Due to space constraints, for more information, email, visit or call as noted.

Thursday, March 8

Traditions of Hanover, free St. Patrick’s Day celebration from 2 to 3 p.m. Live Celtic music by Corey and Ken Purcell. To RSVP, call 610-882-0400. For information, visit

Saturday, March 10

Ticketing deadline for Lily’s Hope Foundation St. Patrick’s Day Party for Preemies. Visit; or call 267-776-HOPE or email

Wednesday, March 14

Salvation Army, Women’s Ministries, Bible study,11 a.m. to noon; program, St. Patrick’s Day party, 1 p.m. 521 Pembroke Road. Call 610-867-4681 for senior activities and schedules.

Thursday, March 15

Salvation Army, seniors 50 and up; program: St. Patrick’s Day: “Everything Green” 10:45 a.m. 521 Pembroke Road. Call 610-867-4681 for senior activities and schedules.

Fáilte Festival, 6:30 p.m.: drinks and light snacks for purchase; program:7:30 to 10:30 p.m. with Timlin & Kane, O’Grady Quinlan Dancers, Bud Burroughs,Patrick Carroll, Mary Malone and Den Vykopal. Ice House, 56 River St. Tickets and information: Visit

Saturday, March 17

Cops ‘n’ Kids Reading Room’s St. Patrick’s Day, free.10 a.m. to noon. Fowler Family Southside Center, 511 E. Third St. Soda scones and shortbread cookies classes with Louise McCafferty Kelchner; dance steps with Dawn Parker School of Irish Dance. Registration recommended. Call 610-861-5526 or visit

SouthSide Arts District’s first “Molly’s SouthSide Saint Patrick’s Day Parade & Celebration.” Festivities at Molly’s begin at noon; Shamrock Paper Craft, Design-A-Leprechaun Coloring Contest, Pot O’ Gold Bean Bag Toss, Photo Booth with a real Bagpiper in costume, Interactive Kids Concert with Lolly. Parade: 1 p.m .at the ArtsQuest SteelStacks Campus; ends at the Banana Factory. Princess Merida from Brave, the Mackay Pipe Band, CAT Country 96, 100.7 WLEV. Visit to register for the parade and for a schedule of activities.

Best Legs in a Kilt contest, 3:30 p.m. Donegal Square, 534 Main St. Register at

The Celtic United Pipe Band will perform along Main Street and at downtown businesses, including Donegal Square, Red Stag Pub, Hotel Bethlehem and Tapas. 3:30 to 5:30 p.m.

O’Grady Quinlan Irish Dancers, 4:30 p.m. Red Stag Pub. Walnut Street entrance, 534 Main St. 4:30PM

Free Irish dance performance with the O’Grady Quinlan Academy of Irish Dance in honor of St. Patrick’s Day, 6 to 6:30 p.m. The Outlets at Sands Bethlehem, 77 Sands Blvd.

St. Patrick’s Day party, 6 to 11 p.m. Dewey Social Club, 502 Durham St., Hellertown. Cost. Music by Steel Creek, beer, soda, Irish menu, drink specials, more. Information: call 610-838-9072.

St. Patrick’s Day Party for Preemies 2018 - Lily’s Hope Foundation, 5 to 10 p.m. Historic Hotel Bethlehem, 437 Main St. Dinner, dancing, DJ, photo booth, silent auction, wine pull raffle, kids activities and more. For information or for tickets (March 10 deadline), visit; or call 267-776-HOPE or email

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