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Sunday, August 19, 2018

BRIEFLY

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

Special Needs Day July 21

134TH DISTRICT

Rep. Ryan Mackenzie, R-134th and Sen. Pat Browne, R-16th, in conjunction with The Ben Event, will host a special needs awareness day 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. July 21 at Macungie Memorial Park, 50 N. Poplar St., Macungie.

The event will feature providers offering information on services and programs available to the special needs community from local, state and federal resources.

Lehigh Valley Health Network and Good Shepherd Rehabilitation are sponsors of the awareness event.

Fundraiser July 21 for AID

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

KOSPIA FARMS

Kospia Farms, 2288 State St., Alburtis, in conjunction with NewsRadio 790 WAEB and Bobby Gunther Walsh, will host a family friendly fundraising event 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. July 21.

The event includes food, live music, activities and more with all proceeds donated to Animals in Distress, a nonprofit sanctuary for animals with little or no hope elsewhere. Animals in Distress keeps every animal admitted and provides medical care, behavioral rehabilitation, food, shelter and love until a suitable home can be found.

‘Crazy’ tournament planned for charity

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

PUTT U

Putt U, 5201 Route 309, Center Valley, will celebrate its 20th anniversary by holding “The Craziest Mini-Golf Tournament Ever” 9 a.m. July 14 and will donate a total of $4,000 to local charities.

In this special tournament, golfers must play 18 holes with anything but a regular putter. No golf clubs are allowed, so players are encouraged to bring the most creative and outrageous gadget they can use to putt with. Prizes will be awarded to the person with the lowest score and the person with the “best putting gadget.”

Festival, craft show July 27, 28

Tuesday, July 3, 2018 by The Press in News Briefs

Lions club

The Upper Lehigh Lions Club will have its 41st annual festival on July 27 in the Neffs Union Church grove, 5550 Route 873, Neffs.

Refreshments will be available 5 p.m. and the Scott Marshall Band will perform 7-10 p.m.

The 23rd annual juried craft show will take place 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. July 28 in the grove.

There will be a handcrafts show with 70 sites. Admission is free.

Breakfast will be available 8-11 a.m. Refreshments will be for sale all day.

Matt Miskie is schedule to entertain.

Frogs, Friends now open

Tuesday, July 3, 2018 by The Press in News Briefs

DA VINCI

Frogs and Friends live animal meet-and-greets runs through Sept. 3 at the Da Vinci Science Center, 3145 Hamilton Blvd., Allentown.

Professional animal handlers from Little Ray’s Reptiles will introduce guests to animals on a daily basis.

Live shows are 11 a.m., 1 p.m. and at 3 p.m. every Saturday; and at 1 p.m. and 3 p.m. Sundays. An exhibit features up-close photography capturing the beauty of the natural world.

Admission to Frogs and Friends is free for members, otherwise, there is a fee.

For information, log on to davincisciencecenter.org.

Frogs, Friends now open

Wednesday, June 27, 2018 by The Press in News Briefs

DA VINCI

Frogs and Friends live animal meet-and-greets runs through Sept. 3 at the Da Vinci Science Center, 3145 Hamilton Blvd., Allentown.

Professional animal handlers from Little Ray’s Reptiles will introduce guests to animals on a daily basis.

Live shows are 11 a.m., 1 p.m. and at 3 p.m. every Saturday; and at 1 p.m. and 3 p.m. Sundays. An exhibit features up-close photography capturing the beauty of the natural world.

Admission to Frogs and Friends is free for members, otherwise, there is a fee.

For information, log on to davincisciencecenter.org.