Parkland Press

Friday, June 23, 2017

Radio club holding drill

Thursday, June 22, 2017 by The Press in News Briefs

east allen

There will be an amateur radio emergency preparedness drill by the Delaware-Lehigh Amateur Radio Club, which will operate a 24-hour radio based communication drill with other stations in the United States and Canada 2 p.m. June 24-25 from East Allen Township’s Bicentennial Park (Pavilion C)

The American Radio Relay League, national organization for amateur radio, sponsors the drill annually.

More than 35,000 amateur radio operators will participate.

Field Day, a chance to see amateur radio operation, is open to the public for free.

Stamp show on June 24

Thursday, June 22, 2017 by The Press in News Briefs

allentown

Allentown Philatelic Society will sponsor the Eastern Pennsylvania Stamp Show 10 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. June 24 at Jordan United Church of Christ, 1837 Church Road, South Whitehall.

Admission and parking are free.

The show will feature some 15 dealers, 25 tables, a kids’ area offering free stamps and collecting materials, and hundreds of dollars in door prizes.

The club will also accept donations of stamps and supplies that will be provided to local veterans’ groups and other charitable organizations to promote the hobby.

Adopt-A-Pet event June 24

Thursday, June 22, 2017 by The Press in News Briefs

COLDWELL BANKER

Coldwell Banker Heritage Real Estate, 4095 W. Tilghman St., South Whitehall, is having an Adopt-A-Pet event 3:30-5:30 p.m. June 24.

Homes for Dogs was one of the most successful projects Coldwell Banker offices across the country ran two years ago when the network helped 20,000 dogs get adopted in approximately nine months.

The event is co-sponsored by the Sanctuary at Haafsville, Upper Macungie.

Everyone is invited to come out and see the dogs awaiting their forever homes.

Father, daughter dance June 16

Wednesday, June 14, 2017 by The Press in News Briefs

S. Whitehall

Girls are invited to bring their dads, grandfathers, uncles, brothers to the South Whitehall Township Daddy and Daughter Dance 6-8 p.m. on June 16 at Springhouse Middle School, 1200 Springhouse Road, South Whitehall.

Semiformal attire requested. There will be a disc jockey, photo booth, food and prizes.

There is a fee per couple, and per additional daughter.

Purchase tickets at the South Whitehall Township building via cash or check made out to South Whitehall Township.

For information, visit southwhitehall.com.

Fundraiser on June 17

Wednesday, June 14, 2017 by The Press in News Briefs

Softball

The 13th annual Justin Sheftel Memorial Softball Tournament is set for June 17 at the Lehigh County Athletic Fields, Cedar Creek Parkway, Broadway and Parkway Road, South Whitehall Township.

Twenty-two teams will be competing and more than 800 friends, players, family and community members will attend.

St. Luke’s University Health Network will be returning as the presenting sponsor.

Former Philadelphia Eagles place-kicker and six-time NFL pro-bowler David Akers will attend.

Adopt-A-Pet event June 24

Thursday, June 8, 2017 by The Press in News Briefs

COLDWELL BANKER

Coldwell Banker Heritage Real Estate, 4095 W. Tilghman St., South Whitehall, is having an Adopt-A-Pet event 3:30-5:30 p.m. June 24.

Homes for Dogs was one of the most successful projects Coldwell Banker offices across the country ran two years ago when the network helped 20,000 dogs get adopted in approximately nine months.

The event is co-sponsored by the Sanctuary at Haafsville, Upper Macungie.

Everyone is invited to come out and see the dogs awaiting their forever homes.