Parkland Press

Sunday, October 21, 2018

Apple Festival

Wednesday, August 29, 2018 by The Press in News Briefs

Frieden’s

Frieden’s Lutheran Church, 9727 Red Road, Kempton, will be holding an apple festival Sept. 15, rain or shine.

Apple dumplings, apple tarts, apple crisp, apple fritters, funnel cakes, ice cream, hamburgers, soup, fries, hot dogs, barbecues, and other home cooking will be served 2-8 p.m.

“The Majestics” will perform 5-8 p.m.

Bring a food item to donate to the local food bank.

Murder mystery

Wednesday, August 29, 2018 by The Press in News Briefs

OREFIELD

Jordan Lutheran Church, Orefield, is hosting a murder mystery dinner at 6:15 p.m. Sept. 8. Doors open at 5:45 p.m.

A ticket includes a buffet of roast beef and turkey and a seat to the best show in town.

This event will benefit Second Harvest of the Lehigh Valley food bank. There is a fee per person.

To order tickets, send a check made out to Jordan Lutheran Church with a SASE to Lori Hamm, 406 Beverly Drive, Allentown, PA 18104.

Concerts are rescheduled

Wednesday, August 22, 2018 by The Press in News Briefs

Allentown

The City of Allentown’s 2018 Summer Concert Series and Saturday in the Park series have rescheduled three dates so far due to inclement weather.

Rescheduled concerts will be made up on the following dates:

Crazy Hearts “Saturday in the Park” series is rescheduled to 7 p.m. Sept. 8; and

Municipal Band is rescheduled to 7 p.m. on Sept. 11 at West Park.

For more information, contact the City of Allentown Department of Parks and Recreation at 610-437-7750.

Donut Derby on Sept. 3

Wednesday, August 22, 2018 by The Press in News Briefs

TREXLERTOWN

Lehigh Wheelmen are having its 2018 Donut Derby 9 a.m. Sept. 3, Labor Day, at Valley Preferred Cycling Center, Trexlertown.

The Donut Derby is a fun 36-mile race with a twist: get a 3-minute time credit for each doughnut eaten at stops positioned at mile markers 12 and 24.

Doughnut-adjusted time determines the winner in several age categories.

Lunch and an awards ceremony will follow the ride.

After the derby, children ages 10 and under are invited to ride the Munchkin Mile on the T-Town Velodrome.

There is a fee to ride.

License class begins Sept. 4

Wednesday, August 22, 2018 by The Press in News Briefs

Radio club

The Delaware-Lehigh Amateur Radio Club is offering free classes to prepare interested persons for the short entry-level FCC Amateur Radio License test and the start of enjoyment in amateur radio communications.

Classes for both entry-level and general class license will start Sept. 4 and run 7-9 p.m. for 10 Tuesdays at the Gracedale Complex, Nazareth.

The FCC license test will be offered on the 10th Tuesday.

Cat adoptions on Aug. 25

Wednesday, August 22, 2018 by The Press in News Briefs

FF&F

Forgotten Feline and Fidos animal shelter, 6022 Mountain Road, Germansville, will have cat and kitten adoptions noon-4 p.m. Aug. 25 at the shelter.

Adopt a kitten, adult or foster one. To adopt that day, veterinarian records from past pets would be helpful in completing the adoption.

To adopt on any other day, contact Therese at 610-248-7399.

The shelter only accepts cash or checks, no credit or debit cards.

For more information, call 610-760-9009.

Rally Day on Aug. 26

Wednesday, August 22, 2018 by The Press in News Briefs

Zion’s CHURCH

Zion’s Union Church Maxatawny, 329 Church Road, Kutztown, will have its Sunday School picnic 10 a.m. Aug. 26 in the upper pavilion at Longswamp Community Park, 1112 State St., Mertztown.

Entertainment will be by magician Eddie Ray.

Lunch will be served at noon. Hot dogs and beverages will be provided. Games begin after lunch.

For more information, call the church office at 610-683-7485.