Bethlehem Press

Tuesday, January 28, 2020

volunteers

Monday, December 9, 2019 by The Press in News Briefs

FRIENDS OF JOHNSTON, INC., Bethlehem, needs volunteers to help with its Winter Wonderland Dinner to Benefit Camel’s Hump Farm on the Johnston Estate Saturday, Dec. 14 from 9am-9pm. Call Victoria Bastidas, 484-241-6117.

NORTHEAST COMMUNITY CENTER, Bethlehem, needs volunteer tutors for its After-School Homework Club from 3-5 p.m. Monday-Thursday. Call Paula Johnson, 610-691-3355.

Wreaths Across America Veteran’s wreaths set for Dec. 14

Wednesday, December 4, 2019 by The Press in News Briefs

The fourth National Wreaths Across America ceremony will be held at noon on December 14 at Fountain Hill Cemetery, 1121 Graham St.

Wreaths Across America is a national non-profit organization that partners with over 1,500 locations in the United States and beyond with placing a wreath on every one of our veteran’s graves at Christmas.

To volunteer and/or make a donation, email Ron at craftybelts@gmail.com or call 610-867-0244.

LUMINARIA Benefit set for Dec. 14

Wednesday, December 4, 2019 by The Press in News Briefs

The 22nd annual Luminaria Night to benefit New Bethany Ministries will be held at dusk (about 4:30 p.m.) Dec. 14. The inclement weather dates are December 15 and, if necessary, Dec. 21. Team captains will notify all block captains of any changes by 2 p.m. on the date of the scheduled event.

Kits may be ordered by visiting www.newbethanyministries.org/events/luminaria-night/luminaria-online-ord... may be picked up from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Dec. 7 and from 4 to 7 p.m. December 9 and December 10 at Suite 180, 1510 Valley Center Parkway.

BETHLEHEM Advent breakfast set for Dec. 7

Wednesday, December 4, 2019 by The Press in News Briefs

The 54th annual Community Advent Breakfast, a nondenominational Bethlehem tradition, will be held at 8:30 a.m. Dec. 7 in Moravian Village, 526 Wood St.

The will be a guest speaker, holiday music, candle lighting and a served breakfast. The event is presented by the Citizens Christmas City Committee.

Information/tickets: call 610-739-3385 or visit christmascity.org/events/54th-annual-community-advent-breakfast/.

SOUTHSIDE GIving Trees gifts through Dec. 20

Wednesday, December 4, 2019 by The Press in News Briefs

The SouthSide Arts District’s Giving Trees program began on December 2. Fifteen Arts District shops and restaurants will have a Christmas Giving Tree with paper ornaments on display. Written on each ornament is the name of a specific gift for a SouthSide child in need.

Shoppers and anyone interested should take ornaments off the tree, and return with the gifts and place them under the store’s tree by December 20. Donated presents and the trees will be delivered on December 21.