Bethlehem Press

Sunday, February 25, 2018

ANIMAL CENTER Bowl-a-thon set for March 10

Monday, February 19, 2018 by The Press in News Briefs

The Center for Animal Health & Welfare, will hold the annual Pins for Pets Bowl-A-Thon from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. on March 10 at Jordan Lanes, 731 Jordan Parkway, Whitehall. Bobby Gunther Walsh and WAEB 790 radio will be live broadcasting from 9 a.m. to noon.

Gifts will be matched dollar-for-dollar on air between March 1 and 10 by the listeners of WAEB 790 Radio.

Visit http://healthyanimalcenter.org/ or https://www.facebook.com/events/1639415676124698/ for information.

LVMTA Play-A-Thon set for Feb, 24, 25

Monday, February 19, 2018 by The Press in News Briefs

The Lehigh Valley Music Teachers Association will hold the 36th annual Hannah Young Play-A-Thon from 9:30 a.m. to 8 p.m. Feb. 24 and from 11:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. Feb. 25 at three locations in the Lehigh Valley Mall, Whitehall.

Several hundred local piano, other instrumental and vocal students will perform a variety of music during the free and open to the public LVMTA benefit. Miss Pennsylvania 2018 Katie Schreckengast, a saxophonist and a current member of the Penn State Blue Band, will appear at noon on Feb. 25.

Radio Club Meeting on March 1

Monday, February 19, 2018 by The Press in News Briefs

Delaware-Lehigh Amateur Radio Club will hold its meeting 7:30 p.m. March 1 in the Bethlehem Township Community Center, 2900 Farmersville Road, Bethlehem.

The program will be “Common Mode Noise Problems and Solutions” presented by Ken/KB3MDT.

Hams and others interested in the radio club are welcome to attend.

For more information, go to www.dlarc.org or call 610-432-8286.

MEETING BOARD

Monday, February 19, 2018 by The Press in News Briefs

Wednesday, February 21

Bethlehem Council, 7 p.m. 10 E. Church St.

Monday, February 26

BASD regular board, 7 p.m. East Hills auditorium, 2005 Chester Road. (snow date: Feb. 28)

Tuesday, February 27

Hanover Twp. Supervisors, 7 p.m. 3630 Jacksonville Road.

Lehigh Co. Commissioners, 7:30 p.m. Public hearing room, Gov’t. Center, 17 S. Seventh St., Allentown.

Saucon Valley School Board, 7 p.m., Audion building, 2097 Polk Valley Road.

Wednesday, February 28

Snow date: BASD regular board, 7 p.m. East Hills auditorium, 2005 Chester Road.

PPL grant aids Salvation Army youth program

Monday, February 19, 2018 by The Press in Local News

The Salvation Army, Lehigh Valley has received a $5,000 sustaining grant from the PPL Foundation. These funds will support the Youth Enrichment Programs at The Salvation Army Allentown Corps.

Through the Youth Department, The Salvation Army provides a positive and motivating environment for children to learn and grow.

The after-school and summer programs provide children with nutritious meals, innovative educational programs through Reading Revival, Repertory Dance Theatre, STEAM programs, poetry interpretation and environmental education.

MILITARY Group to meet on March 6

Monday, February 19, 2018 by The Press in News Briefs

There will be a free meeting of a newly formed military group for female veterans and military women from 6 to 7:30 p.m. on March 6 at 75 E. Union Blvd., Bethlehem, presented by the Lehigh Valley Business Group.

The evening’s topics will cover availability of benefits and resources, group outings; perks and more.

Registration is required: visit www.eventbrite.com/e/lvbg-female-veterans-march-6th-2018-meeting-tickets...

Maribeth Williams, Born in Manhattan

Monday, February 19, 2018 by The Press in Obituaries

Maribeth Williams, 61, of Bethlehem, died Feb. 16, 2018. Born in Manhattan, New York, she was a daughter of the late Frederick and Regina (McCabe) Bauer. She was the wife of Malcolm Williams for 34 years.

In addition to her husband, she is survived by four children, Timothy of Bethlehem, Patrick of Atlanta, Connor of Smyrna, Georgia and Kelly of Bethlehem; four brothers; and a sister.

Contributions may be made to the American Cancer Society, 3893 Adler Place -#170, Bethlehem, PA 18017.

Arrangements were made by Connell Funeral Home Inc., Bethlehem.