Side-by-Side: The annual “Side-by-Side Concert” is 7 p.m. May 6, Miller Symphony Hall, Allentown. Student musicians from area high schools play side-by-side with members of The Allentown Band. Guest conductor is Dr. Virginia Allen. Guest soloist is Carol Jantsch, above, playing the tuba. Jantsch is Principal Tuba with the Philadelphia Orchestra. Tickets: Miller Symphony Hall box office, 23 N. Sixth St., Allentown; allentownsymphony.org; 610-432-6715
Call 610-782-3254 for locations.
Wednesday, May 2: Stuffed peppers, roasted potatoes, mixed vegetables, Mandarin oranges.
Thursday, May 3: Fresh salmon patty, brown rice, roasted beets, diced pears.
Friday, May 4: Chopped steak w/onion gravy, mashed potatoes, broccoli, banana.
Monday, May 7: Grilled hamburger, broccoli and cauliflower mix, warmed peaches.
Tuesday, May 8: Pork Marsala, creamy rice pilaf, carrots, applesauce.
Wednesday, May 9: Tilapia with bread crumbs, roasted potatoes, mixed vegetables, chocolate pudding.
Lehigh Carbon Community College (LCCC) Early Learning Center offers STEM summer camp at its main campus, Schnecksville, North Whitehall Townshhip.
The camp is for children ages 3 - 6. Participants can choose from one to four two-week camp sessions. All sessions are 9 a.m. - noon.
Session 1: Build It, July 2-6, Exploring Simple Machines (no class July 4); July 9-13, Building with Tools
Session 2: Plan It, July 16-20, City Planning; July 23-27, Bridges and Transportation
Session 3: At the Beach, July 30-Aug. 3, Exploring Sea Life; Aug. 6-10, Beach Fun
Lehigh Carbon Community College, The American Heart Association and the American Health and Safety Institute offer First-Aid classes for adults and children, as well as in specialty cases, at the main campus, Schnecksville, North Whitehall Township.
Pediatric First-Aid is intended for day-care providers, school staff, Scout leaders, coaches or others who work with youth. It includes CPR, AED and First-Aid for children. Class are 6-9 p.m. May 15, 16.
To register, call 610-799-1197; email@example.com; lccc.edu
The Parkland track teams swept Whitehall last week.
The Trojan girls team won 95-55, while the boys team earned a 123-27 win with Parkland athletes taking first place in all but three boys events.
The Parkland girls lacrosse team beat Central Catholic last week 17-3. Camryn Barnett scored eight Parkland goals, while teammate Abby Pope scored three and Jill Bushinsky, Irene Lee and Mackenzie Roth had two goals each. Roth also assisted on two goals, while Bushinsky, Lee and Abby Giacobbe assisted on one goal each.
Parkland goal keeper Brie Barraco made five saves in the win.
Parkland heads into Thursday’s game against Emmaus with a 12-3 overall recored and a 9-0 mark in Eastern Pennsylvania Conference play.
THURSDAY MAY 3
·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, meets 8-9 p.m.
The PTO of Ironton Elementary School, 3929 Mauch Chunk Road, Coplay, will host its annual Spring Family Carnival 5:30-8:30 p.m. May 11.
There will be tons of fun games, bubbles, face painting, a dunk tank and lots of incredible food donated or discounted by local vendors.