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Thursday, April 11, 2013 by The Press in Local News

THURSDAY, APRIL 11

Schnecksville Senior Citizens at Schnecksville Fire Co. social hall, meeting at noon lunch, bingo, cards. New members welcome. Call 610-769-7570.

·Take Off Pounds Sensibly at St. Paul's Lutheran Church, Breinigsville, from 10 a.m.-noon. Call 610-395-1006.

·Model Railroad Explorer Post 101 at Coplay Municipal Building, 96 S. Fourth St., 7-9 p.m. Call 610-965-2598 or 610-262-7013.

·Al-Anon Family Support group for adult children of alcoholics and dysfunctional families at First Presbyterian Church, Tilghman St. and Cedar Crest Blvd., Allentown, from 7-9 p.m.; Alcoholics Anonymous, 8-9 p.m.

·Ziegels Union Church, 9990 Ziegels Church Road, Breinigsville, Bible study, 10 a.m. Call 610-285-6157.

·Alcoholics Anonymous at New Life Lutheran Church, 6804 Weiss Road, New Tripoli, 7 p.m. Enter at far end of church. Call 610-298-2710.

·New Life Evangelical Lutheran Church, 6804 Weiss Road, New Tripoli, 7-8:30 p.m. Women's Bible Study. Babysitting provided for small fee. Call 610-298-2710 for information.

FRIDAY, APRIL 12

Men's Prayer Breakfast 7 a.m. at Cracker Barrel Restaurant, Fogelsville. All men welcome.

·Mothers of Preschoolers Christian non-denominational program at New Life Evangelical Lutheran Church, Weiss Road, New Tripoli, 9-11:30 a.m. Babysitting provided. Call 610-366-0303.

·Lehigh Valley Decorative Painters 9 a.m.-2 p.m. at Jordan UCC, South Whitehall. Call 610-398-1802.

SATURDAY, APRIL 13

Kempton Rod and Gun Club, 192 Pine Creek Road, Kempton, Haas card party 7 p.m.

·Forgotten Felines and Fido's animal shelter, Germansville, Kitten Kaper 1:30-4 p.m. at 9645 Hamilton Blvd., Breinigsville. Adopt a kitten, cat or foster one. For information or to make reservations contact Wanda or Stephanie at 610-841-1736. For information on low-cost neuter and spay program, call the shelter at 610-760-9009.

·Anything with a Plug free recycling day sponsored by Lehigh County from 9 a.m.-noon at Lehigh Carbon Community College, Schnecksville. Accepted items include televisions, computers, small appliances, air conditioners, telephones, fax machines and much more. For information, contact Tim Bollinger at 610-782-3073.

·Knitting Club of Allentown Public Library, 1210 Hamilton St., Allentown, 2:30-4:30 p.m. Knitters, with a lifetime of knitting and needlework experience, will teach others a stitch or two. Sign up at the reference desk to join the group.

·Heidelberg Lutheran Church penny party, 1 p.m. Bring pennies and loose change to win groceries, household goods, personal items, decorations and more. Doors and kitchen open at noon. Lunch and refreshments will be available. Call Linda at 610-767-9086 for information.

SUNDAY, APRIL 14

Forgotten Felines and Fidos animal shelter, 6022 Mountain Road, Germansville, vaccination clinic from 11 a.m.-noon for dogs and noon-2 p.m. for cats. Fee for canine and feline vaccines, and heartworm and Lyme testing for dogs. Current certificate showing last vaccine is needed. Fee for feline leukemia testing for cats. All dogs must be leashed. Cats must be in carriers. For information, call Carm at 484-894-7115 or email catman@rcn.com.

·Kempton Rod and Gun Club, 192 Pine Creek Road, Kempton, breakfast 8 a.m.-noon. Menu includes eggs, sausage, pancakes or French toast, juice and coffee.

MONDAY, APRIL 15

Albany Township Historical Society presents Professor Irwin Richman, speaker for the Pennsylvania Humanities Council, 7:30 p.m. at the society's Trexler headquarters, outside Kempton. Richman will present a slide show on the "Founding Gardens of Penn, Washington and Jefferson." Meetings are free and open to public. Directions at albanyths.org.

·Schnecksville Fire Co., Route 309, bingo. Food available 5 p.m. Warm-ups start 6 p.m. Bingo 6:45 p.m.

·Alcoholics Anonymous at Ziegels Union Church, Breinigsville, 7:30 p.m.

·Alcoholics Anonymous at First Presbyterian Church, Tilghman St. and Cedar Crest Blvd., Allentown, 7:30-8:30 p.m.

·Moms In Touch International prayer group, from 9:40-10:30 a.m. Call 610-760-2306.

·NAMI Family support group for family members and friends of an adult with a mental illness at St. Timothy's Church, Ott and Walnut streets, Allentown, 7 p.m. Call 610-882-2102.

·NAMI C.A.R.E. support group for individuals with a mental illness at NAMI Lehigh Valley office, 820 West Broad St., Bethlehem, 7 p.m. Call 610-882-2102.

TUESDAY, APRIL 16

Stepping Stones Al-Anon Family support group 7 p.m. in Room 15 at Neffs UCC, Route 873, Neffs.

·Take Off Pounds Sensibly at Holy Trinity Lutheran Church, Main St., Slatedale. Weigh-in from 6-6:30 p.m.; meeting follows. Call 610-767-6804.

·SPADE International, 9077 Steinsville Road, Kempton, 9:30-11:30 a.m. Women's Bible Study. Call 610-756-6510 for information.

·Odd Fellows at Schnecksville Fire Company, 7:30 p.m.

·Fibromyalgia Support Group of the Lehigh Valley meets at Grace United Church of Christ, 623 Cleveland St., Allentown, at 7 p.m. Call 610-797-7606.

WEDNESDAY, APRIL 17

Fogelsville Fire Co. Ladies Auxiliary bingo, 7850 Lime St., 6:45 p.m. Doors open 5 p.m.; kitchen opens 5:45 p.m. For more information call, 610-395-5479.

·Sertoma Club at Knights of Columbus, 1519 Greenleaf St., Allentown, noon.

·Fogelsville Senior Citizens at Fogelsville Firehouse, 1 p.m.

·Allentown West Rotary Club at Luther Crest, 800 Hausman Road, South Whitehall Township, 7:30 a.m. Call 610-298-2250 for information.

·Depression Bipolar Support Alliance at First Presbyterian Church, Cedar Crest Blvd. and Tilghman St., 7-9:30 p.m. Call 610-437-2741. Adolescent support group in the Youth Lounge.

·Lehigh County Senior Center, 1633 Elm St., Allentown, bingo, 7 p.m. Doors open 6 p.m. Food available. Call 610-437-3700.

·Busy Bee Quilters of Union UCC, Neffs, 9:30 a.m.-3 p.m. New quilters welcome. Call 610-767-6961.

·Lady Lillie Rebekah Lodge at Schnecksville Fire Company, 7:30 p.m.

·Sunrise Toastmasters, 7:25 a.m. at Parkland Restaurant, Walbert Ave., South Whitehall. Learn to build speaking skills. For information, email byrnes-jim @msn.com.

·NAMI Family support group for family members and friends of an adult individual with a mental illness at NAMI Lehigh Valley office, 802 W. Broad St., Bethlehem, 7 p.m. Call 610-882-2102.

·Alzheimer's Association Support Group for caregivers, family members and friends of Alzheimer's disease and dementia patients, at Phoebe Terrace, 1940 Turner St., Allentown, 3 p.m. Call 800-272-3900.

THURSDAY, APRIL 18

Lehigh Valley Beekeepers Association will discuss equipment and methods for supplemental feeding of honeybees and to promote early egg laying by queens, 7 p.m. at Lehigh County Agricultural Center, 4184 Dorney Park Road, South Whitehall.

Event is free and open to public. For information, visit Lehighvalleybeekeepers.org or call 610-298-3254.

·Schnecksville Senior Citizens at Schnecksville Fire Co. social hall, meeting at noon lunch, bingo, cards. New members welcome. Call 610-769-7570.

·Take Off Pounds Sensibly at St. Paul's Lutheran Church, Breinigsville, from 10 a.m.-noon. Call 610-395-1006.

·Model Railroad Explorer Post 101 at Coplay Municipal Building, 96 S. Fourth St., 7-9 p.m. Call 610-965-2598 or 610-262-7013.

·Al-Anon Family Support group for adult children of alcoholics and dysfunctional families at First Presbyterian Church, Tilghman St. and Cedar Crest Blvd., Allentown, from 7-9 p.m.; Alcoholics Anonymous, 8-9 p.m.

·Ziegels Union Church, 9990 Ziegels Church Road, Breinigsville, Bible study, 10 a.m. Call 610-285-6157.

·Alcoholics Anonymous at New Life Lutheran Church, 6804 Weiss Road, New Tripoli, 7 p.m. Enter at far end of church. Call 610-298-2710.

·New Life Evangelical Lutheran Church, 6804 Weiss Road, New Tripoli, from 7-8:30 p.m. Women's Bible Study. Babysitting provided for fee. Call 610-298-2710 for information.

·Concretely Speaking Toastmasters Club, noon at Lehigh Cement Co. office building. Near the intersection of Route 100 and I-78, Upper Macungie. Learn to build speaking skills. Directions at 610-366-4600. More info at concretelyspeaking.org.

·Pa. German's Friends at St. Peter's Lutheran Church, 1933 Hanover Ave., Allentown, 7 p.m.; Open to the public. Heritage and dialect of Pa. Dutch people in the Valley are highlighted. Call 610-264-2979.