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Contest deadline

Thursday, November 30, 2017 by The Press in News Briefs

Sen. Browne

Sen. Pat Browne, R-16th, is urging middle and high school students to help find solutions to the growing heroin and opioid epidemic facing the state by producing a video aimed at focusing greater awareness on the crisis.

“Talk to Your State Senator,” a statewide video competition, sponsored by the Pennsylvania Senate with support from members of the Drug and Alcohol Service Providers Association of PA, is intended to get students involved in legislative efforts to fight heroin and opioid abuse.

Holiday concerts on Dec. 1, 9

Thursday, November 30, 2017 by The Press in News Briefs

ASBURY

The Worship Praise Band of Asbury United Methodist Church, 1533 Springhouse Road, South Whitehall, will perform a concert of holiday favorites 7 p.m. Dec. 1. All are welcome to attend.

Visit asburylv.org to purchase tickets or they may be purchased at the door.

The Jubilation Ringers and the Elysium String Quartet at Asbury United Methodist Church will also be presenting a Christmas concert “Ring a Heavenly Christmas” 4 p.m. Dec. 9.

Purchase tickets at JubilationRingers.Asburylv.org or they may be purchased at the door.

Fundraiser until Nov. 30

Thursday, November 30, 2017 by The Press in News Briefs

OMS

Orefield Middle School has joined with South Whitehall Township police for their doughnut fundraiser to raise funds and bring awareness to pediatric cancer.

Buckets have been placed in classrooms for students to deposit loose change until Nov. 30 for the Pediatric Cancer Foundation of the Lehigh Valley. Totals will be counted Dec. 1.

The homeroom class from each grade that brings in the most change will be treated to doughnuts delivered by South Whitehall Township police officers the week of Dec. 4.

Parkway Manor

Open auditions on Dec. 2

Thursday, November 30, 2017 by The Press in News Briefs

Music club

The Young Musicians of the Allentown Music Club will present its next recital 2 p.m. Dec. 2 at the Hope UCC, 1031 Flexer Ave., Allentown.

New members are welcome.

This event is open to kids ages 6 to 18 who are studying with a private teacher and want to showcase their talents on a musical instrument or voice.

For information, contact Rhys Williams at rhyslw5@yahoo.com or Kiran Kadewari at 4kirank@gmail.com.

Tribute planned, photos needed

Thursday, November 30, 2017 by The Press in News Briefs

DMVA

The Department of Military and Veterans Affairs wants to help pay tribute to all of the men and women from Pennsylvania who died as a result of the Vietnam War.

For the past two years, the DMVA has partnered with the Vietnam Veterans Memorial Fund, Washington, D.C., to find a photo of every Pennsylvanian whose name appears on the Vietnam Veterans Memorial Wall.

Holiday shop on Nov. 30

Thursday, November 30, 2017 by The Press in News Briefs

Parkway Manor

Parkway Manor Elementary School, 768 Parkway Road, South Whitehall, will be having a Holiday Shoppe 5:30-8 p.m. Nov. 30.

The evening will include: a children’s shop, cooking decorating, raffle prizes, and a vendor fair including, LuLaRoe, doTERRA, Thirty-One Bags, Mary Kay, Nu Skin, Touchstone Crystal and so much more.

Pizza and snacks will be available for purchase. This event is free and open to the public.

For information, email pmholidayshop@gmail.com.