Registration is now open for the Pediatric Cancer Foundation of Lehigh Valley’s Ready, Set, Gold 8K Run/5K Walk to be held April 13 at the Ironton Rail Trail, Coplay.
Run begins 8:30 a.m. The 5K Walk will begin at 9 a.m. Registration and packet pickup begin 7 a.m.
Come early and check out the merchandise table and the raffle.
Visit with various characters and listen to music before the event.
Parkland Cheerleading Booster Club is hosting a designer purse bingo Jan. 13 in the Parkland High School cafeteria, 2700 N. Cedar Crest Blvd., South Whitehall Township.
Doors open 11:30 a.m. Bingo starts at 1 p.m.
Each ticket includes 20 games of bingo.
For information, go to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Want to become a beekeeper? Join experienced beekeepers of the Lehigh Valley Beekeepers Association for their eighth annual Intro to Beekeeping classes 6:30 p.m. Feb. 13, 27 and March 13 and 27 at Lehigh Carbon Community College, 4525 Education Park Dr., Schnecksville.
Price includes all classes, book, course materials, refreshments, access to experienced beekeepers, and field trip to club apiary.
The classes are family friendly for all ages.
For more information call 610-737-7676 or visit lehighvalleybeekeepers.org.
The Delaware-Lehigh Amateur Radio Club will meet 7:30 p.m. Feb. 7 in the Bethlehem Township Community Center, 2900 Farmersville Road, Bethlehem.
The program will be “Therapy Dogs” presented by Joel/WB3IWC.
Members and others interested always are invited.
For more information, visitdlarc.org, email KE3AW@ARRLnet or call 610-432-8286.
The Alzheimer’s Foundation of America is inviting college-bound high school seniors across the country to enter its 2019 Teens for Alzheimer’s Awareness Scholarship Essay Contest for the chance to earn money for college.
The annual program has awarded more than $250,000 in college scholarships since its inception.
The essay competition asks high school seniors to describe how Alzheimer’s has affected their lives, as well as share how they plan to make a difference in the fight against Alzheimer’s disease in the future.
State Rep. Zach Mako, R-183rd, joined his colleagues Jan. 1 in taking the oath of office as a state representative for the 2019-20 legislative session.
This is his second term representing the residents of the 183rd Legislative District.
Mako, was appointed one of 10 deputy policy chairmen for the legislative session.
Lehigh County’s Office of Aging and Adult Services is accepting nominations for its 2019 Unsung Heroes program.
The program is part of Older Americans Month celebrated in May.
“To be eligible for consideration, applicants must meet the following criteria:
•Must be at least 60 years of age.
•Must be a Lehigh County resident.
•Achievements, accomplishments or service must be performed on a volunteer basis, not paid.
•Have performed outstanding contributions or services that promoted, enhanced and enriched the quality of life for others.
Thursday, Jan. 10: M.S., H.S.: Chicken fries, hot dog on roll, pierogies, baked beans. Elem.: Salad bar, dinner roll, cereal meal, also.
Friday, Jan. 11: Elem.: Mini burger sliders, chicken nuggets, salad bar, dinner roll, cereal meal, Tater Tots, steamed corn. M.S., H.S.: Cheese steak on roll, chicken nuggets, Tater Tots. M.S.: Steamed corn, also.
Monday, Jan. 14: M.S., H.S.: Mini corn dogs, cheddar cheese meatloaf, sandwich on a roll, mashed potatoes with gravy. Elem.: Pizza and cereal meal, also.