Thursday, May 10: M.S.: Pasta with meat or marinara sauce, hot dog on roll, dinner roll, tossed salad. Elem.: Pizza, cereal meal, also. H.S.: Meatball Parmesan sub, hot dog on roll, french fries, tossed salad.
Friday, May 11: M.S., H.S.: Toasted cheese sandwich, cheeseburger on roll, cream of tomato soup, steamed broccoli. Elem.: Pizza, cereal meal, also.
Emmanuel United Church of Christ, 1547 Chew St., Allentown, is sponsoring a spring basket social May 11.
Doors open 5:30 p.m. Drawing starts at 7 p.m. Kitchen will be open. The public is invited to attend.
To purchase tickets or for more information, call Diane at 610-398-0258 or the church office at 610-437-2531.
Lorraine M. Krause, 85, of Slatington, died April 29, 2018, in Lehigh Valley Hospital, Salisbury Township.
She and her husband Paul W. Krause were married 58 years last June 6.
Born Dec. 17, 1932, in Lowhill Township, she was the daughter of the late Arthur H. and Mildred P. (Krause) Hausman.
She and her husband owned and operated Krause Farms, Washington Township, throughout their married life.
Before that, she was a secretary at AT&T, formerly Western Electric, Allentown, and also for the former Trojan Powder Co., South Whitehall Township.
Charles M. Hoover, 77, of Orefield, died peacefully May 1, 2018.
He and his wife Nancy A. (Prozonic) Hoover were married 45 years.
Born in Zanesville, Ohio, he was the son of the late Ralph M. and Genevieve (Barnhart) Hoover.
He faithfully and honorably served his country in the U.S. Air Force during a peacetime era.
He was a sales representative for Giles and Ransome Inc., Whitehall, for many years before retiring.
Weisenberg Lowhill Township Historical Society, 4585 Werleys Corner Road, New Tripoli, is having a multifamily yard and bake sale from 8 a.m.-1 p.m. May 26.
Bring a nonperishable food item to support Lowhill Food Pantry.
Refreshments will be available.
For more information, call 610-395-0763.
Lehigh County Auto Theft and Insurance Fraud Task Force has scheduled a free vehicle identification number etching event 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. May 12 at the Whitehall Township Public Works Building, 3219 MacArthur Road, Whitehall.
The event is open to all vehicle owners in Lehigh County, and there is no limit to the number of vehicles motorists can bring to the event.
VIN etching is the process of chemically etching a vehicle’s unique identification number on all windows and sunroofs.
Creative collaboration fuels innovation, and the Teen Entrepreneurship Summer Challenge is poised to inspire the next generation of entrepreneurs!
Penn State Lehigh Valley, Lehigh Valley LaunchBox and Perkiomen School is offering a two-week summer camp for rising high school juniors and seniors interested in developing the foundation for a successful business or product idea June 18-29.
May 10: Freddy Award Nominations announced live on WFMZ TV, noon; Senior Citizen Dinner 5:30 p.m. High school orchestra concert 7 p.m.
May 12: Parkland Senior Prom, Steel Stacks, 6 p.m. Post Prom at high school from 11:30 p.m. to 5 a.m.
May 17-19: 15th annual Festival of the Arts.
May 18: Early dismissal high school and middle schools, 1 p.m. Elementary schools at 1:45 p.m.
May 21: High school academic awards night.
May 24: Freddy Awards, live on WFMZ TV, 7 p.m.
May 25: School volunteer lunch at Lehigh Career Technical Institute.
Parkland Garden Club will meet 7:30 p.m. May 14 at Jordan Lutheran Church, 5103 Snowdrift Road, Orefield.
Nadia Hassani will present “Forgotten Small Fruit from the Old World.”
There is a small fee for guests to attend.
For more information, contact Darlene at 610-366-2008.
Carl T. Ruch Sr., 74, of Schnecksville, died May 1, 2018, in his home.
He and his wife Julia A. (Williams) Ruch were married 55 years.
Born May 26, 1943, in Schnecksville, he was the son of the late Emery Jacob and Myrtle Irene (Gogel) Ruch.
He was an automobile mechanic at Gilboy Ford, Whitehall, for 35 years before retiring in 2000.
In the 1960s, he drove race car No. 74, at various local racetracks.
An avid hunter and fisherman, he was a member of Grouse Hall, Ironton.