Wednesday, February 20
Hellertown Zoning Hearing Board, 6:30 p.m. borough hall, 685 Main St.
Fountain Hill Council, 7 p.m. 941 Long St.
Northampton County Personnel Committee, 4 p.m., Northampton Co. Courthouse, 669 Washington St., Easton.
Northampton County Finance Committee, 5 p.m., Northampton Co. Courthouse, 669 Washington St., Easton.
Canceled-Northampton County Capital Projects and Operations, Northampton Co. Courthouse, 669 Washington St., Easton.
Thursday, February 21
Animals are available for adoption at the Center for Animal Health & Welfare no-kill shelter, 1165 Island Park Road, Easton. The shelter is working to end pet overpopulation by running a clinic so animals can be spayed or neutered before they go home. For more information, call 610-252-7722 or visit www.healthyanimalcenter.org.
The Board of Directors of Camelot for Children announced Jan. 28 the commencement of their Capital Campaign, with a goal of raising $500,000 over the next two years.
Phase one of the Capital Campaign will occur throughout 2019 and will be focused on raising funds for improvements to their campus located in Allentown.
The first phase of the Capital Campaign is concentrated on improving the safety and accessibility of Camelot’s 11-acre campus.
Family members: Keri Weintraub (mom), Matthew Weintraub (dad), Cindy Weintraub (stepmom), David Weintraub (brother), Alexa Weintraub (sister), Molly Nicholas (stepsister)
Favorite subject: Any classes in the sciences, particularly topics involving medicine. I have a true passion for learning how the body works and how to help others feel well and be their best!
Activities: Medical Sciences Club, Special Needs Sports Club assistant, SADD
Next steps: I plan to attend college and major in nursing.
The fireside lounge at Traditions of Hanover was overflowing with friends, as Franklin and Edna Graver and other residents said “I do,” again.
The casually dressed Gravers shared the spotlight with two other couples during a vow renewal ceremony at the senior community on Feb. 7, officiated by Pastor Marnie Crumpler from Grace Church Bethlehem.
Married for almost 70 years, the Gravers had never renewed their vows. “It sounded good,” said Edna, smiling.
Have you seen the new Gillette commercial geared toward men that addresses bullying, toxic masculinity, sexual harassment and the #MeToo movement?
The commercial, which debuted Jan. 14 on social media, shows boys fighting while adults look on, saying “boys will be boys,” instances of bullying, clips of sexual harassment and more while the narrator asks, “Is this the best a man can get?”
The narrator continues by saying, “Something has changed and there is no going back,” while showing news clips of current events of sexual harassment and more.
NEW BETHANY MINISTRIES, Bethlehem, is looking for a committed volunteer to assist with overflow finance tasks on a weekly basis, including help with allocation calculations of invoices, invoice entry and monthly bank statements. Contact Marc Rittle, 610-297-5131, firstname.lastname@example.org.
ALLENTOWN SCHOOL DISTRICT FOUNDATION is looking for volunteers to read to kindergarten and grade one students in schools throughout the city. Contact Vicki Newhard, 484-765-4121, email@example.com.
Patrick Mattes, of Bethlehem, has been named to Misericordia University’s dean’s list. To be included, he s completed at least 15 credit hours with a GPA of 3.55 or better in a given semester.
Misericordia University is located at 301 Lake St., Dallas, 18612. For information, call 570-674-6400 or visit http://www.misericordia.edu/.