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Saturday, February 16, 2019

Workshop offered on Feb. 23

Tuesday, February 5, 2019 by The Press in News Briefs

Asbury

Asbury United Methodist Church, 1533 Springhouse Road, South Whitehall, is offering a “Resiliency in Relationships” workshop 9 a.m. to noon on Feb. 23.

Doors will open at 8:30 a.m. for light refreshments.

Resilience is a trait that provides courage and strength to push through difficult times in many situations in life.

Evaluating this important characteristic and how to build it into ourselves and into our relationships is vital to our growth and health.

Italian dinner on March 16

Tuesday, February 5, 2019 by The Press in News Briefs

SCHNECKSVILLE

Members of Union Lutheran Church, 5500 Route 873, Schnecksville, are cooking up an all-you-can-eat Italian buffet dinner 4-7 p.m. March 16.

Menu includes salad, breadsticks, chicken Marsala, baked ziti, white vegetable ziti, pasta with Alfredo sauce, sausage or marinara.

Advance tickets are available at the church office. Proceeds benefit church youth.

Takeout will be available.

For more information, call the church office at 610-767-6884.

Events planned

Wednesday, January 30, 2019 by The Press in News Briefs

SENIORS

Lehigh Valley Active Life, 1633 W Elm St., Allentown, is offering the following programs for seniors in February.

The following groups and disc jockeys will be playing oldies and requests at the Saturday and Wednesday dances, so come out and enjoy the music with friends.

Feb. 2 and 6: KATO

Feb. 16: Robin and Jim

Feb. 20: Joe Holler Country and More

Feb. 23: DJ Jerry Deane

Saturday dances are 7-10 p.m. The Wednesday dance will be 1-4 p.m. Per person fee includes light refreshments. Singles and couples welcome.

Italian dinner on March 16

Wednesday, January 30, 2019 by The Press in News Briefs

SCHNECKSVILLE

Members of Union Lutheran Church, 5500 Route 873, Schnecksville, are cooking up an all-you-can-eat Italian buffet dinner 4-7 p.m. March 16.

Menu includes salad, breadsticks, chicken Marsala, baked ziti, white vegetable ziti, pasta with Alfredo sauce, sausage or marinara.

Advance tickets are available at the church office. Proceeds benefit church youth.

Takeout will be available.

For more information, call the church office at 610-767-6884.

Discussion on Feb. 5

Wednesday, January 30, 2019 by The Press in News Briefs

Civil War

Civil War Round Table of Eastern Pennsylvania Inc., will host author Dr. Cheryl Renee Gooch to discuss her newest book, “Hinsonville’s Heroes: Black Civil War Soldiers of Chester County, Pennsylvania,” Feb. 5 at the Holiday Inn Conference Center, 7736 Adrienne Drive, Fogelsville.

The book traces and interprets the lives of 18 men from a black community, who served in the Civil War to end slavery, and their families’ efforts to ensure they are remembered for their role in reunifying the country.

Reading program being offered

Wednesday, January 30, 2019 by The Press in News Briefs

Library

Allentown Public Library, 1210 Hamilton St., Allentown, is running its popular Adult Winter Reading Program until March 3.

Participates are entered into weekly raffles to win great prizes such as gift certificates, museum passes and show tickets provided by local businesses and organizations.

They also have the chance to log books and attend library events such as the Library Cafe to gain entries into a grand prize drawing at the end of the program.

The more you read and attend, the more chances to win.