Bethlehem Press

Saturday, May 26, 2018

Around Town

Tuesday, May 15, 2018 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:

111th Bethlehem Bach Festival and 120th birthday of the Bethlehem Bach Choir: May 11, 12, 18 and 19. Tickets and information: visit http://bach.org/bach-festival/ or call 610-866-4302.

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.

Bethlehem City Hall Rotunda: Bethlehem Fine Arts Commission curated invitational mixed media exhibition, “Putting It Together,” through May 31. Hours: 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Monday through Friday, City Hall complex, 10 E. Church St. Sponsored by the Bethlehem Fine Arts Commission. Visit http://bfac-lv.org/.

BAPL Free homework help: All subjects. Drop in 4 to 6 p.m. at either the Bethlehem Area Public Library, 11 W. Church St. or 400 Webster St. Visit www.bapl.org.

Bethlehem Township Community Center, Senior Drop-In, 1 to 3 p.m. Wednesdays; Golden Years group, 2 p.m. on the first Thursday. Visit www.bethlehemtownship.org/btcc/senior.html.

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, NCC, 511 E. Third St. Call 610-861-5526 or visit www.copsnkidslv.org.

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

Lehigh Valley Active Life: senior activities. Visit http://lvactivelife.org/ or call 610-437-3700.

Lower Saucon Township Senior Center, 3700 Old Philadelphia Pike. Schedules and information: 610-625-8744.

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

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

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

Salvation Army: Senior activities and other programs. Call 610-867-4681 for schedules.

Saucon Valley Seniors Center, 323 Northampton St., Hellertown. Call 610-838-0722 or visit http://svcommctr.org/seniors/activities/.

Steelworkers’ Archives: Trestle tours, speakers, events. Visit www.steelworkersarchives.com.

Tunes at Twilight: 6 p.m. Thursdays through July 19. Sun Inn Courtyard, 564 Main St. Bring a chair. Performers and dates: visitwww.facebook.com/events/100268947487195/.

Wednesday, May 16

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

Snack box story time, all ages, 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, music. Noon to 8 p.m. BAPL, 11 W. Church St. Most credit and debit cards accepted. Visit www.bestbooksale.org or call 610-867-3761, ext. 235.

Thursday, May 17

Bethlehem Township meet the commissioners. 10 a.m. to noon. Community Center, 2900 Farmersville Road. Call 610-814-6400 or visit www.bethlehemtownship.org.

Salvation Army, seniors 50 and up; program: 10:45 a.m. 521 Pembroke Road. Call 610-867-4681 for senior schedules.

Beginning Windows computer classes, 10 a.m. to noon. Bridge, knitting. 1 p.m. Lower Saucon Township Senior Center, 3700 Old Philadelphia Pike. Call 610-625-8744 for senior activities.

Bethlehem Garden Club: speaker Eric J. Ruth, co-founder/CEO of Kellyn Foundation, how vegetable gardens are transforming the valley, 1 p.m. Advent Moravian Church, 3730 Jacksonville Road. Pinochle, 1 p.m. Lower Saucon Township Senior Center, 3700 Old Philadelphia Pike. Call 610-625-8744 for senior activities.

Wescoe Foundation Pulmonary Fibrosis Support Group, 2 p.m. St. Luke’s University Health Network, Hurd Education Center, Fountain Hill.

Tunes at Twilight: 6 p.m. with ALIAS. Sun Inn Courtyard, 564 Main St. Bring a chair. Performers and dates: visit www.facebook.com/events/100268947487195/.

Dance Quilt Concert, faculty and guest choreographers. Cost. 7 p.m. Charter Arts, 321 E. Third St.

Tickets: visit www.CharterArts.org. May 18 & 2 and 7 p.m. May 19.

Friday, May 18:

Registration deadline for 2018 Sand Island Men’s and Women’s Tennis League which begins May 26.

City of Bethlehem Parks and Recreation Bureau, www.bethlehem-pa.gov/parks/tennis.html or call 610-865-7007 or email cconrad@bethlelehm-pa.gov. 10 E. Church St.

Dance Quilt Concert, faculty and guest choreographers. Cost. 2 and 7 p.m. Charter Arts, 321 E. Third St.

Tickets: visit www.CharterArts.org.

Bach Festival events: Bach Outdoors at noon: violin / cello, Payrow Plaza, City Hall. 10 E. Church St.

Distinguished Scholar lecture, 2 p.m. Zoellner Arts Center, Bethlehem, 420 E. Packer Ave.

Bach at 4, Chorale #106, Parish Church of Our Lord’s Incarnation, 617 Pierce St.

Chamber Music in the Saal, 4 p.m. Goldberg Variations, Charlotte Mattax Moersch, harpsichord. 66 W. Church St.

Dinner discussion, 5:45 p.m. Zoellner Arts Center, 420 E. Packer Ave.

Bach at 8: 8 p.m. Packer Memorial Church, 18 University Drive.

For information and tickets for the above events, visit http://bach.org or call 610-866-4382.

Saturday, May 19

Northampton County household hazardous waste collection. 8:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. Residents only; proof required. Northampton Community College, 3835 Green Pond Road entrance only, Bethlehem Township, 18020. Visit www.bethlehemtownship.org/btcc/forms/newsletter.pdf for details.

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

Spanish story and activity hour, ages three to eight with adult. 11 to 11:45 a.m. Bilingual, Spanish speaking and all interested welcome. No registration. Information: email kostafford@gmail or eduolid@hotmail.com. Main Branch, Bethlehem Area Public Library.11 W. Church St.

Bach Festival events:

Ifor Jones Chamber Music Concert, 10:30 a.m.; Festival Luncheon, 12:30 p.m. Zoellner Arts Center, 420 E. Packer Ave. Information and tickets, visit http://bach.org or call 610-866-4382.

The Mass in B Minor, 2:30 p.m. Packer Memorial Church, 18 University Drive. Tickets: Visit http://bach.org/bach-festival/ or call 610-866-4302.

Zimmermann’s Coffee House, 7 to 9:30 p.m. Baroque chamber music with young musicians. Peter Hall, Moravian College-south campus 348 Main St. For tickets: visit http://bach.org; call 610-866-4382.

Sunday, May 20

Bike & Bite along the rail trail. Meet at 90 E. Water St. (park), Hellertown. 9:30 to 10:30 a.m. Register with Northampton County Recreation: call 610-965-4397, ext. 128 or email brutzler@wildlandspa.org.

The Cathedral Choir and Cathedral Choristers concert, 4 p.m., special and favorite anthems from the past year. Cathedral Church of the Nativity, 321 Wyandotte St. Call 610-865-0727 or visit www.nativitycathedral.org/worship/music/.

Cars & Coffee, 2018 Cars & Coffee Lehigh Valley: 9 a.m. Steel Stacks, 101 Founders Way. Visit www.steelstacks.org/carsandcoffee. Features a custom-built Tucker 48 created by Rob Ida.

Bach Festival special event: Bach Choir of Bethlehem and American Bach Society finals of the Tenth Biennial Competition For American Singers, 1 p.m. Peter Hall, Moravian College-south campus. 348 Main St. Information and tickets, visit http://bach.org or call 610-866-4382.

Tuesday, May 22

Salvation Army, Bridge players, 9:30 to 11:30 a.m. 521 Pembroke Road. Call 610-867-4681 for senior activities and schedules.

Pinochle, 1 p.m. Lower Saucon Township Senior Center, 3700 Old Philadelphia Pike. Call 610-625-8744 for senior activities.

Grief share, noon; cancer caregiver sessions, 6:30 p.m. Wesley U.M. Church, 2540 Center St. Call 610-865-5715 or visit http://wesleychurch.com.

Wednesday, May 23

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

Wednesday Wee Ones, all ages with guardian, 11 to 11:30 a.m. Free; no registration required. BAPL Storytime at Bethlehem Area Township Community Center, 2900 Farmersville Road.

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.