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Wednesday, February 19, 2020

Moravian : Conference set for Oct. 11 to 14

Wednesday, September 19, 2012 by The Press in News Briefs

The third Bethlehem Conference on Moravian History and Music will take place Oct. 11 to 14 at Moravian College and Theological Seminary. There will be lectures, films, food and concerts.

The topics, related to Moravian history and music from the 15th to 20th centuries, include the sustainability of Moravian communities (coinciding with Moravian College's IN FOCUS theme for 2012-13), nineteenth-century Moravian history, the Ancient Unity and Comenius and Moravian composer Johannes Herbst.

To register or for information, visit

VOTERS: Registration set for Sept. 25

Wednesday, September 19, 2012 by The Press in News Briefs

The Bethlehem Area Public Library will hold a voter registration day from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. Sept. 25 at the Southside branch, 400 Webster St.

Library staff will assist individuals in completing the voter registration form in English or Spanish. There is an online link to the voter identification requirements at

For information, call 610-867-7852.


Wednesday, September 19, 2012 by The Press in Social News

Spirituality topic

"Spirituality and the Twelve Steps," 7- 9 p.m. Sept. 19, Bahnson Center of Moravian Theological Seminary, 60 W. Locust St., Bethlehem, is the latest in a once per semester seminar offered by the seminary's Office of Enrollment.

The seminar highlights the role of the 12 steps in the development of spirituality for the recovering person and its impact on the family.

The event is free and open to the public, but registration is requested:

Information: Ann Gibson, Director of Enrollment,, 610-861-1512

Lehigh Valley Stage

Wednesday, September 19, 2012 by The Press in Focus

"44 Plays for 44 Presidents," 8 p.m. Sept. 29; 2, 8 p.m. Sept. 30; 8 p.m. Oct. 1 - 3, Studio Theatre, Trexler Pavilion for Theatre and Dance, Muhlenberg College, 2400 Chew St., Allentown., 484-664-3333

"An Evening At A British Music Hall," 8 p.m. Sept 28, 29, Touchstone Theatre, 321 E. Fourth St., Bethlehem. 610-861-1689.

"Arsenic and Old Lace," 8 p.m. Sept. 26 - 29, Oct. 3 - 6; 2 p.m. Sept. 30, Oct. 7; 9:45 a.m. Oct. 2, DeSales University, Main Stage, 2755 Station Avenue, Center Valley., 610-282-3192

Attempted burglary

Wednesday, September 19, 2012 by The Press in Police Log

A resident in the 400 block of East Goepp Street reported unknown persons in the building around 3 p.m. Aug. 12.

According to police, the actors used a ladder from the property to scale the wall and enter a second-story window. A resident was home, however, and when this became clear the actor fled through a back door.

The resident did not observe the burglar and no items were stolen.

VOLUNTEER CTR.: Courses set for Oct. 4 start

Wednesday, September 19, 2012 by The Press in News Briefs

The Volunteer Center of the Lehigh Valley will hold a series of six volunteer program management classes every Thursday from 2 to 4 p.m. beginning Oct. 4. The instruction will take place at the volunteer center, second floor, UGI building, 2121 City Line Road.

For course description, application and fee information, visit or call 610-807-0336. Deadline is Sept. 24.