Parkland Press

Sunday, July 23, 2017

Activities offered in park July 22

Thursday, July 20, 2017 by The Press in News Briefs

FESTIVAL

South Whitehall Township will host the Get Outdoors PA Festival 3-8 p.m. July 22 at Covered Bridge Park.

Meet vendors, learn about upcoming trail projects and participate in multiple outdoor activities.

The Large Flowerheads will perform the sounds of the ’60s beginning at 7 p.m.

Glow sticks will be provided and attendees are invited to wear hippy attire to the fest.

Antique appraisal on Sept. 30

Thursday, July 20, 2017 by The Press in News Briefs

FAMILY PROMISE

Family Promise of Lehigh County will have an antique appraisal fair, auction and sale from 9-3 p.m. Sept. 30 at Jordan UCC, 1837 Church Road, South Whitehall Township.

Antique and collectible vendors will be on site.

John Pfeiffer of Slatington is schedule to be the auctioneer.

Food will be available for purchase.

There is a fee for appraisals and rental space. Admission will be free.

All proceeds will benefit Family Promise.

For information, contact Susanne Preisler, fundraising coordinator at 610-841-2178.

Car show on Sept. 3

Thursday, July 20, 2017 by The Press in News Briefs

Slatington

The Slatington Lions Club will have a car show Sept. 3 at Slatington Airport, 1000 Airport Lane, Slatington. Rain date is Sept. 4,

There will be six classes for every 10 years beginning with pre-1940 and ending with 2000-present.

Special awards will be given: Ted Kistler memorial award, mayor’s award, president’s choice, people’s choice, most altered, best of show, oldest driven car at show, Masonic award and Hankee Eye Catcher Memorial Award.

Show is from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. First 200 preregistered cars will receive a magnetic dash plaque.

Schneck family to gather

Thursday, July 20, 2017 by The Press in News Briefs

REUNION

The 98th Schneck family reunion will be held 1 p.m. Aug. 6, rain or shine, at Union Evangelical Lutheran Church, 5500 Route 873, Schnecksville.

Attendees are asked to bring a covered dish, lawn chairs, cakes for the cake walk and bingo prizes for all ages.

The schedule includes meeting and social time with families, a meal served at 4 p.m., bingo, children’s games, horseshoes and volleyball.

There will be free hot dogs and drinks.

For information, call Jim Schneck at 610-965-8990.

Crafts in Grove at Neffs Church

Thursday, July 20, 2017 by The Press in News Briefs

U.L. Lions

Upper Lehigh Lions Club is presenting Crafts in the Grove from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. July 29 at Neffs Union Church Grove, 5550 Route 873.

Featured entertainer is singer and performer Matt Miskie.

Crazy Hearts will perform 7 to 10 p.m. July 28 and The Large Flower Heads will perform 7 to 10 p.m. July 29.

Breakfast will be available 8-11 a.m.

There will be a free health fair, including Lehigh Valley Community Resource Center/Child Safety ID Services, Miller-Keystone Blood Bank, Sparky the Fire Dog and blood pressure screening.

Activities offered in park July 22

Wednesday, July 12, 2017 by The Press in News Briefs

FESTIVAL

South Whitehall Township will host the Get Outdoors PA Festival 3-8 p.m. July 22 at Covered Bridge Park.

Meet vendors, learn about upcoming trail projects and participate in multiple outdoor activities.

The Large Flowerheads will perform the sounds of the ’60s beginning at 7 p.m.

Glow sticks will be provided and attendees are invited to wear hippy attire to the fest.

Antique appraisal on Sept. 30

Wednesday, July 12, 2017 by The Press in News Briefs

FAMILY PROMISE

Family Promise of Lehigh County will have an antique appraisal fair, auction and sale from 9-3 p.m. Sept. 30 at Jordan UCC, 1837 Church Road, South Whitehall Township.

Antique and collectible vendors will be on site.

John Pfeiffer of Slatington is schedule to be the auctioneer.

Food will be available for purchase.

There is a fee for appraisals and rental space. Admission will be free.

All proceeds will benefit Family Promise.

For information, contact Susanne Preisler, fundraising coordinator at 610-841-2178.

Golf tournament

Wednesday, July 12, 2017 by The Press in News Briefs

Hankee Fund

The Krysta Hankee Memorial Fund will be having its 10th annual Krysta Hankee Memorial Golf Tournament Sept. 9 at Whitetail Golf Club, Bath.

Shotgun starts are 7:40 a.m. and at 1:15 p.m. The cost per player includes greens fees, cart, lunch and prizes.

Lunch will be provided by Carmel.

Tee time will be secured when payment is received. Whitetail tournament and seasonal sponsorships are available.

Payment can be made to: Krysta Hankee Memorial Fund, PO Box 1, Germansville, PA 18053.

Lutheran home hosting program

Wednesday, July 12, 2017 by The Press in News Briefs

topton

The Lutheran Home at Topton’s monthly bereavement forum will host a free program on “Alzheimer’s Disease – the Loss Before Loss” 6:30 p.m. July 19.

The Diakon senior living community, 1 South Home Ave., Topton, hosts the bereavement forum each month in Deibert Hall on the first floor of the skilled nursing care center on the Topton campus.

The program is facilitated by the Rev. Dr. Colleen G. Kristula, chaplain, and the forums are sponsored by Ludwick Funeral Homes of Topton and Kutztown.

People who wish to participate should RSVP to (610) 682-1334.