The Gryphon Trio opens the 2017-18 season of The Chamber Music Society of Bethlehem, 7:30 p.m. Sept. 15, Foy Hall, Moravian College, Church and Main streets, Bethlehem.
The Canadian piano trio, Artists-in-Residence at the University of Toronto, tours internationally, has produced numerous recordings, and is active in teaching.
The program is: Haydn: Piano Trio in E-flat Major, Hob. XV: 29; Dinuk Wijerante: “Love Triangle,” and Mendelssohn: Piano Trio No. 2 in C Minor, Op. 66.
Living comedy legend:John Cleese is heading in your general direction for an evening of conversation and audience Q&A (Absurd and-or ridiculous questions only, please.), 7 p.m. Sept. 19, State Theatre Center for the Arts, Easton. Cleese will tell stories of his life and career and you just may finally find out the air-speed of an unladen swallow. Before Cleese silly walks on stage, the audience will view “Monty Python And The Holy Grail” on the big screen.
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Bethlehem City Hall Rotunda: Printmakers Society of the Lehigh Valley exhibit: ”Fourth Year Anniversary Impressions” Monday to Friday 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. September 5 to October 13. Opening reception, 2 to 4 p.m. September 10. City Hall complex, 10 E. Church St. Visit http://bfac-lv.org/.
The annual Walla Gazoo Golf tournament and Clambake, organized by the Bethlehem office of the greater Lehigh Valley Chamber of Commerce, was held Aug. 21 at the Bethlehem Golf Club. Lynn Collins Cunningham, senior vice president of the GLVCC’s Bethlehem office, reported that 136 golfers participated in the event, enjoying a round of golf on the well-maintained course and a clambake afterward in the evening. Cunningham said the decades-old event remains one of the major fundraisers for the Chamber of Commerce in Bethlehem and that proceeds support both staffing and various initiatives.
Preparing our Hearts for Peace Day, Breaking Bread for Peace communion service, noon, Bahnson Center, Moravian Seminary - 60 West Locust St.- Bethlehem, PA 18018
Thursday, September 14
LEPOCO Peace Vigil, 4:30 to 5:30 p.m. Third and Wyandotte streets (south end of Hill-to-Hill Bridge). Sponsored by the LEPOCO Peace Center.
Saturday September 16