Bethlehem Press

Wednesday, May 27, 2020

Around Town

Monday, May 11, 2020 by The Press in News Briefs

VIRTUAL EVENTS - CLOSURES - CHANGES- CANCELLATIONS- POSTPONEMENTS

Following the directives established by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention to limit public gatherings, several of the following meetings / activities might be changed, canceled, streamed or online. Check websites and social media as available.

Digital and virtual events:

Banana Factory on-line digital exhibition: www.bananafactory.org.

MEETING BOARD

Monday, May 11, 2020 by The Press in News Briefs

CLOSURES - CHANGES- CANCELLATIONS- POSTPONEMENTS

Following the directives established by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention to limit public gatherings, several of the following meetings / activities might be changed, canceled, streamed or on-line. Check websites and social media as available.

Wednesday, May 13

Northampton County Industrial Development Authority meeting, 4 p.m., Northampton Co. Courthouse, 669 Washington St., Easton.

PEOPLE

Monday, May 11, 2020 by The Press in News Briefs

SVHS’s Koehler wins PAC competition

Glenn Koehler of Bethlehem won Pocono Arts Council’s The Earth Speaks VI: A Juried Exhibition on the Environmental Crisis photography award. The photo depicts a barren landscape and a wind and storm surge-battered McDonald’s sign just off the coast in Biloxi, Miss. The photo is part of the series, “Biloxi, Two Years After Katrina”.

volunteers

Monday, May 11, 2020 by The Press in News Briefs

AMERICAN RED CROSS LEHIGH VALLEY-BUCKS CHAPTER needs volunteers who can work from home for a variety of positions including: Information & Planning Support, Mass Care Team Shelter Surveys Reviewer, Disaster Mental Health Team Members, Disaster Spiritual Care Team Members, Disaster Health Services Team Members, Recovery Team Fiscal Reviewers, Volunteer Engagement Team Members, (ARMED FORCES) Hero Care Network Team Members, and more; whatever fits your schedule and availability. Call Ned Bloom, 484-403-4718, ned.bloom@redcross.org.

Around Town BETHLEHEM social calendar 5-6

Tuesday, May 5, 2020 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: Call 610-867-3761(main-11 W. Church St.) or 610-867-7852 (south side- 400 Webster St.); Visit www.bapl.org or www.bapl.org/ssmain.htm (south side)

Bethlehem Farmer’s Market, Northampton Community College: 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Wednesdays, Laub Lounge, College Center/ Quad; 3835 Green Pond Road. Visit www.northampton.edu/news/ncc-events-calendar.htm#event|farmers-market-at-ncc-wednesdays-year-round|999

HEALTH NEWS

Tuesday, May 5, 2020 by The Press in News Briefs

Lehigh Valley Health Network

Famy, newborn centers’ guidelines updated

Effective April 24, LVHN has made updates to visitation guidelines for its Family Birth and Newborn Centers. For expectant parents looking for COVID updates, they’ve launched LVHN.org/motherhoodpartners, a resource housing answers to frequently asked questions, educational resources and information specific to pregnancy during COVID-19.

Hospitals open for elective surgery

MEETING BOARD

Tuesday, May 5, 2020 by The Press in News Briefs

CLOSURES - CHANGES- CANCELLATIONS- POSTPONEMENTS

Following the directives established by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention to limit public gatherings, several of the following meetings / activities might be changed, canceled, streamed or online. Check websites and social media as available.

Wednesday, April 29

OKBethlehem Twp. Norco Zoning Hearing Board, 6:30 p.m. Municipal building, 4225 Easton Ave.

Monday, May 4