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IJCU

Thursday, March 7, 2013 by The Press in News Briefs

Events set for March 11, 12

Noam Zion, Shalom Hartman Institute, Jerusalem, together with Peter A. Pettit, IJCU, Muhlenberg College will be discussing "Observing the Passover Today in Judaism and Christianity" 7:30 p.m. March 11 at Congregation Keneseth Israel, 2227 Chew St., Allentown.

This event is free and open to the public.

Zion, will also be discussing "Paul and Maimonides on Charity" 12:30 p.m. March 12 in the board room, Congregation Keneseth Israel, 2227 Chew St, Allentown.

Austreibungs

Thursday, March 7, 2013 by The Press in News Briefs

Chase winter with a dance

The German-American Union will have its annual festival to chase away winter with eating, drinking, dancing and singing at the Germansville Fire Company social hall from3-7 p.m. April 7.

The Austreibungs Fest was previously known as the Winter Vanquish Festival.

The hot meal includes Karl Ehmer wursts. Musical entertainment is provided by the Walt Groller Band.

There will be numerous door prizes.

For information and tickets call 610-767-1822, 484-221-4641 or 610-767-6981.

Civil war

Thursday, February 28, 2013 by The Press in News Briefs

Group to meet on March 5

The Civil War Round Table of Eastern Pennsylvania will be hosting Historian and Gettysburg Expert Jim Heenehan March 5 at Day's Inn, 3400 Airport Road, Allentown.

He will be discussing "Seventh Indiana and Col. Ira Grover's Court Martial."

Dinner will be 6:30 p.m.; program at 7: 30 p.m. Reservations are required for the dinner. No reservations required for the program only.

There is a fee for both the dinner and program.

Radio club

Thursday, February 28, 2013 by The Press in News Briefs

Classes to begin on March 5

The Delaware-Lehigh Amateur Radio Club will be holding a series of classes to help people prepare for their FCC test to earn their entry-level amateur radio license to run for nine Tuesday evenings, 7-9 p.m. to start March 5 at Gracedale, near Nazareth.

The classes will also help people begin the enjoyment of talking on the radio with other amateur radio operators locally and around the world

Additionally, for amateur radio operators holding a technician class license, classes will be held on the same dates to prepare you for the general class license.

AARP 5415

Thursday, February 28, 2013 by The Press in News Briefs

Group to meet on March 7

Allentown AARP Chapter 5415 will host Sara Ullmer from the Crime Victims Council, who will speak on "Elder Abuse" noon March 7 at St.Timothy's Church, 140 S. Ott St., Allentown.

The business meeting will follow.

Bring a non-perishable food item for the Allentown Food Bank.

Guests are always welcome.

For more information, call 610-437-4265.

NARFE

Thursday, February 28, 2013 by The Press in News Briefs

Group to meet on Feb. 28

Lehigh Valley Chapter 1371 of the National Active and Retired Federal Employees will meet noon Feb. 28 at St. Peter's Lutheran Church, 1933 Hanover Ave., Allentown.

Harry F. Dorman, local financial planner, will discuss the new tax laws and make suggestions for additional tax savings for seniors.

A brief business session will conclude the meeting.

Those wanting to attend only the program and meeting should arrive at 12:45 pm.

FF&F

Thursday, February 21, 2013 by The Press in News Briefs

Kitten Kapers Feb. 23

Forgotten Felines and Fidos animal shelter will be holding a Kitten Kapers at 9645 Hamilton Blvd., Breinigsville (weather permitting), 1:30-4 p.m. Feb. 23.

Adopt a kitten, adult or foster one.

For more information, call 610-841-1736.

For information on the low cost neuter and spay program, contact the shelter at 610-760-9009.