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Wednesday, September 18, 2019

Apple festival on Sept. 21

Thursday, September 5, 2019 by The Press in News Briefs


Friedens Lutheran Church, 9727 Red Road, Stony Run, will have its apple festival on Sept. 21. The event will take place rain or shine.

Food, including apple dumplings, tarts, crisp and fritters, funnel cakes, ice cream, hamburgers, fries, hot dogs, soup, barbecues and other home cooking will be served 2-8 p.m.

“The Majestics,” classic country, bluegrass and other music, is scheduled to perform 5-8 p.m.

Bring a food item to donate to the local food bank.

Yard, bake sale on Sept. 6, 7

Thursday, September 5, 2019 by The Press in News Briefs


The Lutheran Church Women of Holy Trinity Lutheran Church, 4118 Main St., Slatedale, is sponsoring its annual yard and bake sale from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Sept. 6 and 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Sept. 7 downstairs in the social room.

This event will be held rain or shine.

There will be fresh baked cakes and goodies for sale.

Homemade chicken noodle, ham and bean soup and halushki will also be for sale by the bowl or quart.

Events planned

Thursday, September 5, 2019 by The Press in News Briefs


Forgotten Felines and Fidos, 6022 Mountain Road, Germansville, is offering a vaccination clinic 10 a.m. to noon for dogs, and noon to 2 p.m. for cats Sept. 15.

The shelter will also be celebrating its 25th anniversary noon to 5 p.m. Sept. 21.

The party will feature live music by The Acoustic Project, spirits tastings courtesy of Blue Mountain Vineyards, 8 Oaks Distillery and Saucony Creek Brewery, a guest appearance by B104’s Steph, of Mike & Steph in the morning, kids’ games, shelter tours and more.

Tickets may be purchased in advance or at the door.

Student attends leadership experience, earns degree

Thursday, September 5, 2019 by The Press in

Nhu Nguyen of New Tripoli, a double-major in accounting and international business at Scranton, attended the Institute of Management Accountants Student Leadership Experience in Orlando, Fla., in February.

For the second year in a row, a University of Scranton student was selected for the IMA’s Student Leadership Experience.

This highly-selective program included only five students from around the world.

The annual event provides students with the unique experience to actively participate in the organization’s governance process.


Thursday, September 5, 2019 by The Press in Local News


·Take Off Pounds Sensibly at St. Paul’s Lutheran Church, Breinigsville, 10 a.m.-noon. Call 610-398-9272.

·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.