Parkland Press

Sunday, April 22, 2018

Event offered on April 25

Thursday, April 19, 2018 by The Press in News Briefs


South Whitehall Township police are sponsoring Coffee with a Cop 8-10 a.m. April 25 at McDonald’s, 721 N. Cedar Crest Blvd., South Whitehall.

Join neighbors and police for coffee and conversation.

Coffee with a Cop brings together police and community members they serve to discuss issues and learn more about each other.

This is a time to ask questions, voice concerns,and get to know the officers in the community.

Help chase away winter April 15

Thursday, April 12, 2018 by The Press in News Briefs

Chase away winter at the Austreibungsfest sponsored by the German American Union.

It will be held at the Germansville Fire Hall on Sunday, April 15, 3 to 7p.m. Music for dancing and entertainment will be by the Joe Kroboth Duo.

A German-style Vesper or light lunch includes Karl Ehmer Wurst and bottomless beverages. Lunch will be prepared and served by A&L Catering.

For advance tickets or more information call 610-767-6981.

Dances planned at the grange

Thursday, April 12, 2018 by The Press in News Briefs


Trexlertown Grange, 1183 Grange Road, Wescosville, across Route 222 from Walmart, will have a monthly Saturday night concert and dance featuring The Honky-Tonk Dukes, playing live classic country music and ’50s rock ’n’ roll.

The dance will be from 7-10 p.m. on the last Saturday of every month, starting April 28 at the grange.

All ages are welcome to attend. There is an entry fee at the door.

Snacks will be provided. Bring a potluck dish.

Two-day farmers’

Wednesday, April 11, 2018 by The Press in News Briefs


Lehigh County Conservation District and the Centers for Dairy and Beef Excellence announces its first 2018 “Healthy Farms and Healthy Animals, Healthy Water: Planning for Sustainability” series of workshops from 5:30-8:30 p.m. on April 25 and May 2 at the Lehigh County Agricultural Building, 4184 Dorney Park Road, South Whitehall.

Workshops are geared toward the agricultural community and strive to educate landowners and livestock farmers to become compliant with Pennsylvania’s environmental regulations.

Concert on

Wednesday, April 11, 2018 by The Press in News Briefs


The Allentown Band will give a special concert 3 p.m. April 22 at the historic Zion’s Reformed United Church of Christ, 622 W. Hamilton St., Allentown.

This unique program was created by conductor Ronald Demkee to coincide with the special exhibit “Last One In: American Ideals in Conflict with American Attitudes,” on immigration at the Liberty Bell Museum, which is housed within the church building.

The exhibit will feature editorial cartoons about each wave of immigrants to America.

Golf outing

Wednesday, April 11, 2018 by The Press in News Briefs


Greenleaf Lodge 561 F.&A.M. will be hosting its 28th annual Stanley H. Roth Master’s Golf Tournament May 19 at the Allentown Municipal Golf Course

The day’s activities include: 7 a.m. registration with coffee and doughnuts, 7:20 a.m. putting contest, 8 a.m. shotgun start (rain or shine).

Immediately following the four-person scramble golf tournament there will be a luncheon at the Allentown Municipal Pavilion.