Time is closing in on the 2020 Olympic Games in Tokyo, Japan, and St. Luke’s athletic trainer Jillian Seamon knows it.
Seamon, MS, LAT, ATC, CSCS, an athletic trainer working at the Parkettes National Gymnastics Center, Allentown, transitioned to the new St. Luke’s Fitness & Sports Performance Center, Union Boulevard, Allentown, when it opened Nov. 23.
And while serving as an athletic trainer for Team USA at the Tokyo Olympic Games surely would be a dream, Seamon, 29, has her sights set on something even higher: competing as an athlete.
The first-ever “Holiday Market Sale” will be held 7 a.m. - 3 p.m. Dec. 6, Rooms B and C, The Frank Banko Educational Conference Center, Lehigh Valley Hospital - Muhlenberg, 2545 Schoenersville Road, Bethlehem.
Local vendors will be selling their crafts, including jewelry, giftware and décor.
Proceeds from the sale benefit the auxiliary of Lehigh Valley Hospital - Muhlenberg.
“Sing-Along-Messiah” will be performed by a community choir and soloists, 7:30 p.m. Dec. 3, Zion’s United Church of Christ, 620 W. Hamilton St., Allentown.
Handel’s work will feature four soloists: Pamela E. Jones, soprano; Carole Burkhardt, contralto; Lane Conklin McCord, tenor, and Brian Ming Chu, baritone.
The concert is presented by The Lehigh Conference of Churches.
The event is free and open to the public.
LV Zoo lights “Winter Lights”: The sixth annual “Christmas Décor Winter Light Spectacular” continues through Dec. 29, Lehigh Valley Zoo, 5150 Game Preserve Road, Schnecksville. In addition to 1.2 million lights, said to be more than that at any other holiday lights attraction in Pennsylvania, there are a pair of reindeer, holiday scenes, performances, interactions with characters, fire pits and hot chocolate. Proceeds from the event support conservation projects and programs at Lehigh Valley Zoo.
Call 610-782-3254 for locations.
Wednesday, November 27: Turkey Diane (lemon mustard sauce), mashed potatoes, broccoli, dinner roll, apple bread pudding.
Thursday, November 28: Closed. Happy Thanksgiving.
Friday, November 29: Closed. Happy Thanksgiving.
Monday, December 2: Chicken Alfredo, broccoli and red peppers, garlic spinach, bow tie pasta, chocolate chip bread pudding.
Tuesday, December 3: Open face hot turkey sandwich on whole wheat bread, vegetable soup, chive mashed potatoes, honeydew melon.
Call 610-829-4540 (ask operator for Area Agency on Aging) for locations or visit https://www.northamptoncounty.org/HS/AGING/Pages/default.aspx.
Wednesday, November 27: Minestrone soup, fried chicken patty on bun w/ lettuce-tomato-mayo, Amish potato salad, chilled apricots.
Thursday, November 28: Closed for Thanksgiving.
Friday, November 29: Closed for Thanksgiving.
Bethlehem Inter-Church Dart Baseball league
Standings Week 1-10
East Hills 18 9 .667
Holy Trinity 18 9 .667
Holy Cross 18 9 .667
First UCC 16 11 .593
Christ Luth 17 13 .567
Bethany UCC 17 13 .567
Schoenersville 14 13 .519
WS/Edgeboro 14 13 .519
St. Peters 11 16 .407
College Hill 12 18 .400
Fritz Wesleyan 10 17 .370
Trinity UCC 8 19 .296
Christ UCC 8 19 .296
Christ UCC at
St. Peters 4-1, 9-2, 3-4
After early chances to score in the first half, the Lehigh men’s soccer team were held to just eight shots in 90 minutes, allowing two first half goals, eventually falling to Pitt, 2-0 at Ambrose Urbanic Field in the first round of the NCAA Tournament.