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Friday, June 23, 2017

Fundraiser on June 11

Wednesday, June 7, 2017 by The Press in News Briefs

New Tripoli

Katie Kressley and Dwight Walbert Scooby are hosting a “Crafts for a Cure” cancer fundraiser noon to 7 p.m. on June 11 at the Lynnport Fire company, 7164 Behler Road, Lynnport.

There will be crafters, food, bake sales, a 200-plus basket raffle, a 50/50, live bands, American Cancer Society booths, surprise guest appearances, a motorcycle run and more.

Bands include Lost Love Horizon, Scott Marshall Band, Tj Bebb, Paul Knakk and Nick of Time.

The...

Fundraiser on June 11

Wednesday, June 7, 2017 by The Press in News Briefs

New Tripoli

Katie Kressley and Dwight Walbert Scooby are hosting a “Crafts for a Cure” cancer fundraiser noon to 7 p.m. on June 11 at the Lynnport Fire company, 7164 Behler Road, Lynnport.

There will be crafters, food, bake sales, a 200-plus basket raffle, a 50/50, live bands, American Cancer Society booths, surprise guest appearances, motorcycle run and more.

Bands include Lost Love Horizon, Scott Marshall Band, Tj Bebb, Paul Knakk and Nick of Time.

The...

Camp intervention

Wednesday, June 7, 2017 by The Press in News Briefs

Parkway Manor

Camp Invention, a nationally recognized, nonprofit summer enrichment camp program for students entering kindergarten through sixth grade is coming to Parkway Manor Elementary the week of June 26-30.

Camp Invention is a program of the National Inventors Hall of Fame® — a nonprofit organization dedicated to recognizing inventors and invention, promoting creativity, and advancing the spirit of innovation and entrepreneurship — and supported by the United States...

Fundraiser on June 17

Wednesday, June 7, 2017 by The Press in News Briefs

Softball

The 13th annual Justin Sheftel Memorial Softball Tournament is set for June 17 at the Lehigh County Athletic Fields, Cedar Creek Parkway, Broadway and Parkway Road, South Whitehall Township.

Twenty-two teams will be competing and more than 800 friends, players, family and community members will attend.

St. Luke’s University Health Network will be returning as the presenting sponsor.

Former Philadelphia Eagles place-kicker and six-time NFL pro-bowler David...

Strawberry fest and car show

Wednesday, June 7, 2017 by The Press in News Briefs

KUNKLETOWN

There will be a strawberry festival and car show June 18 at St. Matthew’s UCC picnic grove, 124 Picnic Lane, Kunkletown, Monroe County.

The event will take place rain or shine. Breakfast served from 8-10 a.m. Worship service at 10 a.m. The grill will remain open until 5 p.m.

Homemade ice cream and strawberry shortcake will be featured.

The Rehrig Brothers will provide musical entertainment 1-5 p.m.

Car show runs 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. Registration is...

Emergency class being offered

Wednesday, June 7, 2017 by The Press in News Briefs

Upper Mac

Upper Macungie Township is accepting applications for its 2017 Junior Emergency Services Academy.

The academy will take place 9 a.m.-3 p.m. July 17-21 at Upper Macungie Station 56.

Enrollees must be township residents who are between 12-16 years old by July 17. Class sizes are limited.

For information or to register, log on to uppermac.org.

Father, daughter

Wednesday, June 7, 2017 by The Press in News Briefs

South Whitehall

Girls grab your dad, grandfather, uncle, brother, whomever and join South Whitehall Township for a daddy and daughter dance 6-8 p.m. June 16 at Springhouse Middle School,1200 Springhouse Road, South Whitehall.

Semi formal attire requested.

There will be a DJ, photo booth, food and prizes.

There is a cost per couple, and per additional daughter.

Purchase tickets at the South Whitehall Township building via cash or check made out to South...