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Tuesday, March 17, 2020 by The Press in News Briefs

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

Bethlehem Area Public Library: Call 610-867-3761(main-11 W. Church St.) or 610-867-7852 (south side- 400 Webster St.); Visit www.bapl.org (main) or www.bapl.org/ssmain.htm (south side); newsletter: http://bit.ly/2bTICeZ. Homework help through April 30 (visit website).

Bethlehem Farmer’s Market, Northampton Community College: 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Wednesdays, Laub Lounge, College Center/ Quad; 3835 Green Pond Road. Visit www.northampton.edu/news/ncc-events-calendar.htm#event|farmers-market-at-ncc-wednesdays-year-round|999

Bethlehem House Contemporary Art, 459 Main St. www.bethlehemhousegallery.com.

Bethlehem City Rotunda Gallery, 10 E. Church St. 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Monday to Friday. Visit http://bfac-lv.org.

B.T.C.C., Senior drop-in, 1- 3 p.m. Wed.; Golden Years, 2 p.m. first Thursday. Visit bethlehemtownship.org/.

Cancer Support Community of the Greater L.V.: Call 610-861-7555 or visit www.cancersupportglv.org.

Cops ‘n’ Kids Reading Room, Fowler Center, 511 E. Third St. Call 610-861-5526; visit www.copsnkidslv.org.

Historic Bethlehem Museums and Sites. Visit https://historicbethlehem.org or call 610-882-0450.

Homework help with Moravian College students. Free “America Reads” tutoring; no registration needed. Grades K-12. Visit www.bapl.org/events/homework-help-at-main-55/. 4 to 6 p.m. Monday through Thursday, through April 30. Main library.11 W. Church St.

Lehigh Valley Art Alliance, Annual Spring Exhibit through March 15, Crayola Gallery, Banana Factory, 25 W. Third St. Events: visit www.lehighartalliance.org. Hours (subject to change) : 8 a.m. to 9:30 p.m. Monday to Friday; 8:30 a.m. to 7 p.m. Saturdays, Sundays.

L.V. Storytelling Guild. Visit https://lvstorytelling.org.

Lower Saucon Twp. Senior Center, 3700 Old Philadelphia Pike. Senior activities: call 610-625-8744.

Moravian Archives, 41 W. Locust St. Open to the public, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. March 14, May 16. www.moravianchurcharchives.org/research/plan-visit/.

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

National Museum of Industrial History: “Art of Precision: The Engineered Sculpture of Christopher Bathgate”, through May 31. Cost. 602 E. Second St. Visit http://nmih.org or call 610-694-6644.

New Bethany Ministries, 339 W. Fourth St. Visit www.newbethanyministries.org.

Northampton Community College galleries: “Flora and Fauna”, through March 5. Gallery hours: 8 a.m. to 9 p.m. Monday to Thursday, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Friday, Saturday. Communications Hall Gallery, 3835 Green Pond Road. Visit www.northampton.edu.

Penn State Lehigh Valley galleries: “womenXwomen” exhibit through March 14. De Long Gallery, PSU - LV, 2809 Saucon Valley Road. Visit https://lehighvalley.psu.edu/gallery/ronald-k-de-long-gallery or call 610-285-5261 for hours and information.

Salvation Army: Call 610-867-4681 for senior activities, Bible studies, programs and other schedules.

Saucon Valley Community Center: 323 Northampton St., Hellertown. Visit http://svcommctr.org/seniors/activities/.

Steelworkers’ Archives: Events. Call 610-861-0600; visit www.steelworkersarchives.com.

Tech Support Saturdays: 1 to 3 p.m. 15 minute one on one sessions. Register by phone, on line or in person: 610-867-7852; www.bapl.org/ssmain.htm; South Side, 400 Webster St.

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.

CLOSURES due to Covid 19 precautions

Following the directives established by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention to limit public gatherings, several of the following activities might be changed or canceled.

The Hanover Township Community Center will be closing and canceling all events and programs as of 6 p.m. March 14, 2020 until at least March 29, 2020.Members will be issued an extension to their membership for the time the facility is closed. Program registrants that required a fee between March 15th and March 29th will be credited to another event or issued a refund.

Wednesday, March 18

Drop in center, 9 a.m. Bible study, all ages, 11 a.m. to noon; Program: 1 p.m. Salvation Army, 521 Pembroke Road. Information, senior activities: call 610-867-4681.

Great Decisions Foreign Policy Lecture: “The Philippines and the US” by Dr. Boyce Jubillan of De Sales University; 11 a.m. to 12:30 pm, Kirkland Village Auditorium, 1 Kirkland Circle. Information: Bethlehem Y.W.C.A., 610-867-4669, ext. 101. Rescheduled if Bethlehem schools are closed due to weather.

Team trivia and prizes, Mark Will-Weber, author. “Mint Juleps with Teddy Roosevelt: The Complete History of Presidential Drinking”. 7:30 to 9 p.m. Reservations: call 610-419-8600 or email info@tavernatthesuninn.com. Sun Inn Preservation Association, Sun Inn, 564 Main St.

Thursday, March 19

Drop in center, 9 a.m. Tai Chi, 9:45 a.m. Program for seniors age 50 and up, TBA, 10:45 a.m. Salvation Army, 521 Pembroke Road. Information, senior activities: call 610-867-4681.

“The Times They Are A-Changing” with Master Gardener Fred Buse, Penn State Extension for the. Bethlehem Garden Club. Open to the public. Soup and sandwich, noon; meeting, 1 p.m., program, 1:45 p.m. Advent Moravian Church, 3730 Jacksonville Road. Information: visit www.bethlehemgardenclub.org/.

Saturday, March 21

Cops ‘n Kids L.V. St. Patrick’s event. Irish Stars Parker School of Dance, Kelchner’s scones. Wear something green. Ages 4 and up. 10 a.m. to noon. To register, call 610-861-5526. Information: visit www.copsnkidslv.org. Fowler Family Southside Center, 511 E. Third St.

Kumihimo (Japanese braiding) bracelet workshop.10:30 a.m. Main library, BAPL, 11 W. Church St. Call 610-867-3761 or visit www.bapl.org.

Spaghetti dinner, 5 to 6:30 p.m. Tickets at door or call 610-867-9382. Parish Social Hall, Holy Ghost, 417 Carlton Ave.

Sunday, March 22

Nativity Cathedral Choral Scholars in Concert: Lauren Smith, soprano; Lauren Curnow, mezzo; Joseph Mozingo, tenor; Ian Murphy, baritone. 4 p.m. Cathedral Church of the Nativity, 321 Wyandotte St. For information, visit www.nativitycathedral.org/

Tuesday, March 24

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

Wednesday, March 25

Great Decisions Foreign Policy Lecture: March 25: “India and Pakistan” by Sundar J.M. Brown, private intelligence contractor. 11 a.m. to 12:30 pm, Kirkland Village Auditorium, 1 Kirkland Circle. Information: Bethlehem Y.W.C.A., 610-867-4669, ext. 101. Rescheduled if Bethlehem schools are closed due to weather.

Drop in center, 9 a.m. Bible study, all ages, 11 a.m. to noon; Program: 1 p.m. Salvation Army, 521 Pembroke Road. Information, senior activities: call 610-867-4681.

Cancelled: BAPL book sale, Main branch, Bethlehem Public Library, 11 W. Church St. Most credit/debit cards accepted; www.bestbooksale.org or call 610- 867-3761, ext. 235.

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.