Bethlehem Press

Thursday, April 26, 2018

BETHLEHEM FOM awards, concert set for April 29

Monday, April 23, 2018 by The Press in News Briefs

The Friends of Music of Bethlehem will host a free outstanding young artist awards and recital program at 3 p.m. on April 29 at Wesley Methodist Church, 2540 Center St.

Performing will be this year’s outstanding young artists are flautist Micaela Azzati, a student of Robin Kani, first place; and clarinetist Madeleine Baker, a student of Dr. Deborah Andrus, second place. The Rising Star award will be presented by Friends of Music chair Lynnie Godfrey to pianist Muxue “Snow” Du.

A reception and a meet and greet will follow the recital.

HEALTH NEWS

Monday, April 23, 2018 by The Press in News Briefs

St. Luke’s University Health Network

School of Nursing state ranks 5th in state

St. Luke’s School of Nursing ranks fifth out of 76 programs in Pennsylvania and first of all the nursing programs in the Lehigh Valley, according to www.RegisteredNursing.com.

The rankings are based on results from the National Council Licensure Examination-Registered Nurse board exam.

Established in 1884, St. Luke’s School of Nursing was the fourth nursing school in the United States. It remains the oldest, continuously operating school of nursing in the country.

MEETING BOARD

Monday, April 23, 2018 by The Press in News Briefs

Wednesday, April 25

Bethlehem Parking Authority, 4:30 p.m., 85 W. North St.

Bethlehem Township Zoning Board. 6:30 p.m. Municipal building, 4225 Easton Ave.

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

Monday, April 30

BASD, board workshop, 6 p.m. Edgeboro Room, Education Center, 1516 Sycamore St.

Tuesday, May 1

Freemansburg Council, 7 p.m. 600 Monroe St.

Wednesday, May 2

Historical Architectural Review Board. 4 p.m. 10 E. Church St.

Article By: VALLEY Muslim Assoc. open house April 28

Monday, April 23, 2018 by VALLEY MUSLIM ASSOC. OPEN HOUSE APRIL 28 in News Briefs

Muslim Association of Lehigh Valley is holding a spring open house 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. April 28.

It will be held at 1988 Schadt Ave., Whitehall.

Guests are invited to a question-and-answer session to learn about Islam and Muslim culture, visit cultural stations, sample cuisine, take guided tours of the center and more.

Modest dress is requested of guests. Casual pants, jeans and long skirts are acceptable.

For more information, contact info@malv.org.

BFA Arts show opens April 22-May 31

Monday, April 23, 2018 by The Press in News Briefs

Bethlehem Fine Arts Commission will hold “Putting It Together,” a curated invitational mixed media exhibition, from April 22 to May 31. The exhibit explores how artists begin with a single idea and follows that concept to fruition. Each small piece adds up to a final work of art.

There will be approximately 40 works by James A. DePietro, mixed media paintings; Will Hübscher, monotypes and assemblages; Douglas Ihlenfeld, metal sculptures; Julie Miller, photographic collages; Cathy Christy O’Connor, mosaics; Judith Shevell, quilts; and Nancy E. Steffy, ceramic sculptures.

volunteers

Monday, April 23, 2018 by The Press in News Briefs

SOUTHSIDE ARTS DISTRICT, Bethlehem, needs volunteers to help with Spring on the SouthSide Chili-Cook Off April 28. Contact Missy Hartney, 484-892-0395, missy@southsideartsdistrict.com.

MARY’S SHELTER CAY GALGON CENTER, Bethlehem, needs volunteers for Spring Clean Up April 27 and 28. Go to website www.facebook.com/events/1653268661423047/ or sign up http://www.signupgenius.com/go/10C0E49A4AA2FA0F49-spring1.

CHARTER ARTS Gala of Dreams set for April 27

Monday, April 23, 2018 by The Press in News Briefs

The Lehigh Valley Charter High School for the Arts will hold its 15th Annual Gala of Dreams fund raiser at 6:30 p.m. April 27 in the ArtsQuest Center, SteelStacks, 101 Founders Way.

There will be a dinner, entertainment, a silent and live auction and surprises.

For tickets and information, call 610-868-2971, ext. 3154 or visit www.CharterArts.org.

VALLEY Candidate Forum set for May 2

Monday, April 23, 2018 by The Press in News Briefs

The League of Women Voters of Lehigh and Northampton Counties will host a forum featuring candidates for the U.S. House seat at 7 p.m. on May 2 in Alumni Hall, Northampton County Community College, 3835 Green Pond Road.

The 7th Congressional District (Lehigh Valley and part of Monroe County) participants are Democrats Roger Ruggles, John Morganelli, Susan Wild, David Clark, Greg Edwards and Rick Daugherty; and Republicans Dean Browning and Marty Nothstein.

For more information, visit www.LWVNORTHCO.org or www.LWVLV.org or call 610-252-1339 or 610-432-1456.

Article By: VALLEY Muslim Assoc. open house April 28

Tuesday, April 17, 2018 by VALLEY MUSLIM ASSOC. OPEN HOUSE APRIL 28 in News Briefs

Muslim Association of Lehigh Valley is holding a spring open house 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. April 28.

It will be held at 1988 Schadt Ave., Whitehall.

Guests are invited to a question-and-answer session to learn about Islam and Muslim culture, visit cultural stations, sample cuisine, take guided tours of the center and more.

Modest dress is requested of guests. Casual pants, jeans and long skirts are acceptable.

For more information, contact info@malv.org.