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Thursday, March 26, 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. Ends April 30.

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, Lehigh Art Alliance. Series canceled: Jeffrey M. Green, colored pencil paintings: “Quiet Reflections”, February 20 to March 30. 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Monday to Friday. 10 E. Church St. 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.

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 and May 16. Visit 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”, now 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. 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-galleryor call 610-285-5261.

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

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

Steelworkers’ Archives. Events: call 610-861-0600 or isit 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 meetings / activities might be changed or canceled.

Northampton Area Community College Monroe and Bethlehem areas open houses through April 18 are cancelled. For more information, visit northampton.edu/open-house.

Wednesday, March 25

Canceled: Great Decisions Foreign Policy Lectures for March 25 and April 1 Information: Bethlehem Y.W.C.A., 610-867-4669, ext. 101; or visit www.ywcabethlehem.org/homepage/what-we-do/great-decisions/.

Canceled: BAPL book sale: books, movies, CD’s, DVDs, comics, graphic novels, music. Noon to 8 p.m. Main branch, Bethlehem Public Library, 11 W. Church St. Most credit/debit cards accepted; visit www.bestbooksale.org or call 610- 867-3761, ext. 235.

Friday, March 27

Canceled: Volunteer for Boutique at the Rink meetings. 2:30 p.m. and 6:30 p.m. Registration is required; call 610-861-7555. Cancer Support Community, 944 Marcon Blvd., Suite 110, Allentown. Parking: 954 Marcon Blvd. parking lot.

Saturday, March 28

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

Canceled: Main library and SouthSIde branch activities., 11 W. Church St. Visit www.bapl.org or call 610- 867-3761.

Postponed: Lehigh Valley Podcast Festival, open to the public. Noon to 10 p.m. SteelStacks, 101 Founders Way. Tickets, information: visit www.steelstacks.org.

Canceled: Volunteer for Boutique at the Rink meeting. 10:30 a.m. Registration is required; call 610-861-7555. Cancer Support Community, 944 Marcon Blvd., Suite 110, Allentown. Parking: 954 Marcon Blvd. lot

Canceled: TAB (Teen Advisory Board), 4 p.m. Main library, 11 W. Church St. Visit www.bapl.org or call 610- 867-3761.

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 meetings / activities might be changed or canceled.

Wednesday, April 1

National Day of Service- NCC

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

Tuesday, March 31 and Wednesday, April 1

Call for cancellations: 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.