Easter Seals Eastern Pennsylvania will host the Highmark Walk for a Healthy Community beginning at 7:45 a.m. June 3 at DeSales University. The 5K Walk begins at 9 a.m.; the One-Mile Fun Walk starts at 9:15 a.m.; both are fully accessible to strollers and wheelchairs. Registration is mandatory.
There will be a preview screening of Tracy Wigfield’s “Great News,” featuring John Michael Higgins, at 8 p.m. May 4, at SteelStacks, Arts Quest,101 Founders Way.
Wigfield is the Emmy Award winning writer for “30 Rock” and “The Mindy Project”. The show’s pilot, produced by Tina Fey and Robert Carlock, premieres at 9 p.m. April 25 on NBC.
For information and tickets, visit www.steelstacks.org or call 610-332-3378.
Christ Lutheran Church’s annual Youth Sunday will be held April 23 at the church, 69 Main St., Hellertown.
There will be a worship service at 9:30 a.m. led by the church’s youth. There will be special music by Praise Jam 2017.
Following the service, there will be a complimentary buffet breakfast/brunch in the Fellowship Hall for all service guests. Pastor Phil Spohn will conduct an orientation session for prospective members at 11:30 a.m.
Visit christlutheranhellertown.org for more information.
Forgotten Felines and Fidos animal shelter, 6022 Mountain Road, Germansville, has the following cats available for adoption. To adopt Buford, Bunny, Francesca or Butchie, call Therese at 610-248-7399.
Applications are now available for federal grants to help Pennsylvania’s rural communities better guard against the threat of fires in forested, undeveloped and unprotected areas, Rep. Jack Rader (R-Monroe) announced.
The program is administered by the state Department of Conservation and Natural Resources, and applications are due by May 18.
The Friends of the Library will hold an April in Paris fundraiser for the Bethlehem Area Public Library at 5:30 p.m. April 25.
The event will feature music, art, books, champagne, authentic food and a silent auction. The first floor Bob Cohen room in the Main Library will be decorated with a Parisian theme.
For information and tickets, visit https://clear-give.com.
Cops ‘n’ Kids
Cops ‘n’ Kids will hold the 11th annual Celebration of Reading…and the Arts and Sciences 1 to 3 p.m. April 22 at the Fowler Family Center, Northampton Community Center, 511 E. Third St.
The event, which will be held rain or shine will have food, fun, family, crafts, entertainment, laughter and literacy.
The proposed 118-mile PennEast pipeline would run from Luzerne County to Mercer County, New Jersey, passing through Carbon County.
The project also includes a 47,700 horsepower compressor station in Kidder Township.
On Friday, the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission released its final environmental impact statement on the project.
According to FERC, any adverse environmental damage would be reduced to “less than significant” levels through mitigation actions proposed by PennEast and recommended by FERC.