Bethlehem Press

Thursday, April 25, 2019

VALLEY Choral concert set for May 5

Monday, April 22, 2019 by The Press in News Briefs

The Lehigh Valley Youth Chorus, comprised of youth in grades three through12, will perform at 3 p.m. May 5 in Northampton Community College’s Lipkin Theatre, Kopecek Hall, 3835 Green Pond Road. The group is currently in residence at Northampton Community College.

Admission is free with a donation of a non-perishable food item. For more information, call 610-861-4120 or email youthinfo@northampton.edu

Around Town

Monday, April 22, 2019 by The Press in News Briefs

A full calendar appears on the Bethlehem Press website, but due to space constraints, for ongoing events, email, visit or call the following:

Bethlehem Area Public Library:Visit www.bapl.org (main library, 610-867-3761, 11 W. Church St.) or www.bapl.org/ssmain.htm (south side, 610-867-7852, 400 Webster St.); newsletter: http://bit.ly/2bTICeZ.

Tech Support Saturdays: 1 to 3 p.m. 15 minute one on one sessions. Register by phone, online or in person: 610-867-7852; www.bapl.org/ssmain.htm; South Side Branch, 400 Webster St.

MEETING BOARD

Monday, April 22, 2019 by The Press in News Briefs

Wednesday, April 24

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

Bethlehem Zoning Hearing Board, 7 p.m. city hall, 10 E. Church St.

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

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

Thursday, April 25

Hanover Twp. (Norco) Zoning Hearing Board, time to be announced. 3630 Jacksonville Road.

Monday, April 29

BASD regular board meeting, 7 p.m. East Hills auditorium, 2005 Chester Road.

SALVATION ARMY Flea Market on May 4

Monday, April 22, 2019 by The Press in News Briefs

There will be a flea market from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. May 4 at the Salvation Army, 521 Pembroke Road.

Various household items will be available for sale: electrical appliances, kitchen and dining room items, jewelry, bath, bedroom, linens, toys, books, clothing for all ages, seasonal items and small furnishing items.

Call 610-867-4681 for details. Proceeds benefit The Salvation Army seniors program.

DRUGS Take Back Day is April 27

Monday, April 22, 2019 by The Press in News Briefs

The National Take Back Day drug collection will be held from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. on April 27. Lehigh County residents may take expired and unused prescription and over-the-counter medications to police departments and other locations in Lehigh County.

County residents may dispose of capsules, pills, including pet medications, and liquids. Syringes or sharps will not be accepted. Residents who dispose of medications will remain anonymous, and no questions will be asked.

BETHLEHEM Earth Day fest on April 27

Monday, April 22, 2019 by The Press in News Briefs

The Bethlehem Food Co-Op’s sixth annual public Craft Fair and Earth Day Festival will be held from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m., rain or shine, April 27 at the St. Francis Center for Renewal, 395 Bridle Path Road.

There will be more than 40 local artisans, food vendors, crafters and community organizations. Education Tent programs run from 11:15 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. There will be children’s activities and a raffle.

There is no admission fee. For information, visit http://bit.ly/BFCcraftfair.

volunteers

Monday, April 22, 2019 by The Press in News Briefs

BETHLEHEM SPECIAL OLYMPICS is looking for volunteers for their 8th Invitational Swim Meet from 8am-4:30pm on Saturday May 11 at Liberty High School. Many volunteers are needed to enable this to be an annual event. Full day volunteers sign up at https://www.signupgenius.com/go/5080f4bafaa22a5f85-2019. If you can do at least a 4-hour shift, do not sign up on Sign up Genius, but contact Dana Lindsey at bso.dana@gmail.com with your time.

BFC Earth Day fest on April 27

Tuesday, April 16, 2019 by The Press in News Briefs

The Bethlehem Food Co-Op’s public sixth annual Craft Fair and Earth Day Festival will be held from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m., rain or shine, on April 27 at the St. Francis Center for Renewal, 395 Bridle Path Road.

There will be more than 40 local artisans, food vendors, crafters and community organizations. Education Tent programs run from 11:15 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. There will be children’s activities and a raffle.

There is no admission fee. For information, visit http://bit.ly/BFCcraftfair.