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Group to meet on June 7

Thursday, June 7, 2018 by The Press in News Briefs

Radio club

Delaware-Lehigh Amateur Radio Club will meet 7:30 p.m. on June 7 in the Bethlehem Township Community Center, 2900 Farmersville Road, Bethlehem.

The program will be “E-M-E for the Small Station” presented by Skip/W1PV and Howard/AE3T.

Ham radio operators and others interested in ham radio are welcome to attend.

For more information, go to dlarc.org or call 610-432-8286.

First responder academy

Thursday, May 31, 2018 by The Press in News Briefs

UPPER MAC

Upper Macungie Township is accepting applications for its 2018 Junior Emergency Services Academy, a weeklong experience for kids to learn the fundamentals of first-responder professionals.

The academy will take place from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. July 23-27 at Upper Macungie Station 56, 6510 Schantz Road.

Enrollees must be township residents who will be 12 to 16 years old by July 23. Class sizes are limited. For information go to uppermac.org.

Police ’n’ treats on June 2

Thursday, May 31, 2018 by The Press in News Briefs

Cop Cool-Off

Upper Macungie police are inviting members of the community to “Cool Off With a Cop” noon to 2 p.m. June 2 at Lehigh Valley Polish Water Ice, 7727 Glenlivet Drive.

Everyone is welcome to stop by and mingle with officers while enjoying a frozen treat.

This is a great way for community members to interact with the officers who serve them on a daily basis.

While there, attendees may ask questions, give tips, or talk with officers about crime trends in the township.

Group to meet on June 7

Thursday, May 31, 2018 by The Press in News Briefs

Radio club

Delaware-Lehigh Amateur Radio Club will meet 7:30 p.m. on June 7 in the Bethlehem Township Community Center, 2900 Farmersville Road, Bethlehem.

The program will be “E-M-E for the Small Station” presented by Skip/W1PV and Howard/AE3T.

Ham radio operators and others interested in ham radio are welcome to attend.

For more information, go to dlarc.org or call 610-432-8286.

Group to meet on June 5

Thursday, May 31, 2018 by The Press in News Briefs

Civil War

Civil War Round Table of Eastern Pennsylvania Inc., will host Dennis Frye, author, chief historian at Harpers Ferry National Historical Park for a discussion titled “September Suspense: Lincoln’s Union in Peril” June 5 at the Holiday Inn Conference Center Lehigh Valley, 7736 Adrienne Drive, Breinigsville.

Dinner will be served 6:30 p.m. Program begins 7:30 p.m.

Reservations for the dinner must be made by May 31. Reservations are not required for just the program.

There is a fee for both the dinner and program.

Book sale on June 28, 30

Thursday, May 31, 2018 by The Press in News Briefs

Allentown

Allentown Public Library, 1210 Hamilton St., Allentown, is hosting a used book “bag sale” 10 a.m.-7 p.m. June 28 and 10 a.m.-3 p.m. June 30 in the book sale room at the library.

Shoppers may purchase a brown paper bag from the library for a small fee and fill it up with books.

There will be a large assortment of used books on all topics to choose from at the sale.

All proceeds benefit the library.

For information, visit allentownpl.org.

Dances planned at the grange

Wednesday, May 23, 2018 by The Press in News Briefs

Trexlertown

Trexlertown Grange, 1183 Grange Road, Wescosville, across Route 222 from Walmart, will have a monthly Saturday night concert and dance 7-10 p.m. on the last Saturday of every month.

The Honky-Tonk Dukes will be playing live Classic Country music and 50s Rock ‘n’ Roll.

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

Snacks will be provided. Bring a potluck dish.

5K Run/Walk

Wednesday, May 23, 2018 by The Press in News Briefs

N. Whitehall

The Ironton Rail-Trail 5K Run/Walk, presented by Emmaus Run Inn and Ironton Rail Trail, will take place June 10 at the athletic fields, North Whitehall.

Walkers will start at 9:30 a.m. and runners begin at 10 a.m.

Race day registration is from 8-9:30 a.m.

Awards include overall male and female, first through third place, and male and female runners in each age group.

Advance registration may be done at brynmawrrunningco.com under events and races.