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Thursday, June 15, 2017 by The Press in Local News

THURSDAY JUNE 15

·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, 10 a.m.-noon. Call 610-395-1006.

·Model Railroad Explorer Post 101 at Coplay Municipal Building, Room 201, 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, 7-9 p.m.; Alcoholics Anonymous, 8-9 p.m.

·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.

·Cetronia Senior Citizens, 12:30 p.m., in the social hall behind the Cetronia Fire Company, 3950 Broadway. Pinochle, bingo and refreshments available. For information, call 610-751-0912.

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

·Pa. German 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. Developing skills to build simple “Dutch” sentences will be the main focus. Call 610-285-6326.

·Kempton Fair, at Kempton Community Center, 83 Community Center Drive, runs June 15-17. There will be three evenings of tractor and truck power pulls, and drags; and popular musical talents Crazy Hearts, Scott Marshall and Marshall’s Highway, and the Hannah Violet Trio will perform. There will also be livestock exhibitions; baking contests; fireworks; interactive attractions for the youngsters, such as Middle-Earth Children’s Theater; food and more. Kempton’s Got Talent competition will be June 15. There is a 13-19 age group and a 20-and-above age group. On June 16, there will be a Willie Nelson Look-Alike Contest. There will be prizes for age groups and eras. For information, call 610-756-6444 and leave a message or email info@kemptonfair.org.

FRIDAY JUNE 16

·Men’s Prayer Breakfast 7 a.m. at Cracker Barrel Restaurant, Fogelsville. All men welcome to attend.

·Daddy and Daughter Dance 6-8 p.m. at Springhouse Middle School, 1200 Springhouse Road, South Whitehall. Semiformal attire requested. There will be a disc jockey, photo booth, food and prizes. There is a fee per couple, and per additional daughter. Purchase tickets at South Whitehall Township building via cash or check made out to South Whitehall Township. For information, visit southwhitehall.com.

SATURDAY JUNE 17

·Forgotten Feline and Fidos cat and kitten adoptions noon-4 p.m. at the shelter, 6022 Mountain Road, Germansville. Adopt a kitten, adult or foster one. 610-760-9009.

·Alzheimer’s Association Support Group for caregivers, family members and friends of Alzheimer’s disease and dementia patients, at Country Meadows, 410 Krocks Road, Bldg. 1, Upper Macungie Township, 7-8:30 p.m. Call 800-272-3900.

SUNDAY JUNE 18

·New Tripoli Fire Company, Route 143, New Tripoli, Father’s Day chicken barbecue at 11 a.m. Eat-in or take out. Meal includes half a chicken, baked potato or filling, pickled cabbage, dinner roll and beverage. There will also be a bake sale.

MONDAY JUNE 19

·Schnecksville Fire Co., Route 309, bingo. Food at 5 p.m. Warm-ups 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.

·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 JUNE 20

·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.

·Greenawalds Senior Citizens, 12:30 p.m. at Greenawalds Fire Co., 2500 Focht Ave. Pinochle, bingo and refreshments available. For information, call 610-395-2687.

·Trexlertown Senior group, 1 p.m. Tuesdays at St. Paul’s Lutheran Church, 8227 Hamilton Blvd., Breinigsville. Light refreshments are served. Occasional guest speaker, entertainment with a piano player and sing-a-longs. Seniors are invited to play bingo, trivia, cards, pinochle and more. For info, call Charlie at 610-391-0549.

·Fibromyalgia Support Group of the Lehigh Valley meets at Grace United Church of Christ, 623 Cleveland St., Allentown, 7 p.m. Call 610-797-3977.

·Schnecksville Community Fair, Route 309, Schnecksville, admission fee includes unlimited rides, entertainment, exhibits, parking. Open through June 24.

WEDNESDAY JUNE 21

·Fogelsville Fire Co. Ladies Auxiliary bingo, 7850 Lime St., 6:30 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, meets 7:30 a.m. Call 610-298-2250 for info.

·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.

·Busy Bee Quilters of Union UCC, Neffs, meets 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 byrnesjim@msn.com.

THURSDAY JUNE 22

·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, 10 a.m.-noon. Call 610-395-1006.

·Model Railroad Explorer Post 101 at Coplay Municipal Building, Room 201, 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, 7-9 p.m.; Alcoholics Anonymous, 8-9 p.m.

·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.

·Cetronia Senior Citizens, 12:30 p.m., in the social hall behind the Cetronia Fire Company, 3950 Broadway. Pinochle, bingo and refreshments available. For information, call 610-751-0912.

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