A full calendar appears on the Bethlehem Press website, but due to space constraints, for ongoing events, email, visit or call the following:
Bethlehem City Hall Rotunda: City Hall complex, 10 E. Church St. Visit http://bfac-lv.org/.
Free homework help: All subjects. Drop in 4 to 6 p.m. through Dec. 7 except Nov. 23. Bethlehem Area Public Library, 11 W. Church St. and 400 Webster St.
Due to space constraints, for ongoing events, please email, visit or call the following:
Bethlehem: www.downtownbethlehemassociation.com/events/christmas-city-village or call 610-739-1775; www.christmascity.org or call 610-332-1300.
Christkindlmarkt and Christmas City Village (Weihnachtsmarkt): www.artsquest.org/ 610-332-1300.
Christmas Trees From Around the World, round the clock. Comfort Suites, 120 W. Third St. Call 610-882-9700. Opening ceremony, 1 to 4 p.m. November 26 through Jan1.
More than 400 Vietnam veterans, including 17 from Eastern Pennsylvania, were inducted into the Vietnam Veterans Memorial Fund’s In Memory Program in 2017.
The 2017 inductee who was added to the Honor Roll after the June ceremony from Allentown was Lee Allen Wittman, U.S. Army, Aug. 2, 1948 – Dec. 2, 2015.
The program honors Vietnam veterans whose lives were cut short as a result of their service in Vietnam, but are not eligible for inscription on The Wall under Department of Defense guidelines.
Catholic Charities Relocation Assistance is offering help and support for residents of Puerto Rico who are relocating to Berks, Carbon, Lehigh, Northampton and Schuylkill counties as a result of Hurricane Maria’s destruction.
Donations may be sent to Catholic Charities, Diocese of Allentown-relocation relief, 900 S. Woodward St., Allentown, PA 18103. For information, call 610-435-1541, ext. 286.
Joan Marie Mazar, 64, of Bethlehem, died Nov. 7, 2017, in St. Luke’s Hospice House, Lower Saucon Township. Born in Phillipsburg, N.J., she was a daughter of Joan F. (Castner) Turchuck of Bethlehem and the late John E. Lanning.
She worked for the former United Telephone Company, which later became Sprint and Embarq, for 40 years before retiring.
Northampton Community College
‘Suburbia’ opens Nov. 17
Northampton Community College presents “Suburbia,” by Eric Bogosian, at 7:30 p.m. Nov. 17, 18, 20 and 21; and at 3 p.m. Nov.19 in the Norman R. Roberts Lab Theatre, Kopecek Hall, Main Campus, Bethlehem Township. Call 610-861-5524 or e-mail NCC_theatre_tickets@northampton.edu.
Dental Symposium Nov. 17
Family members: In addition to my mom and dad, I have three younger siblings ages 15, 13, and 10, and a cat named Thelonious Monk (named after the jazz pianist). My family challenges me to be the best I can be, which has helped me to achieve numerous awards and accomplishments in life.
The U.S. House of Representatives has unanimously passed a bill introduced by U.S. Representative Matt Cartwright (PA-17) to protect older, low-income veterans from financial scams. The bipartisan Veterans Care Financial Protection Act (H.R. 3122) would direct the Department of Veteran Affairs (VA) to work with other federal agencies and states to develop and implement standards that protect veterans from predatory practices.
FEMA and the government of Puerto Rico have announced that Transitional Sheltering Assistance (TSA) is available to Puerto Ricans who are unable to return to their homes because they are displaced as a result of Hurricanes Irma and Maria. This is one of several short-term housing options being offered to meet the demand for post-storm safe housing.