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Thursday, April 4, 2013 by The Press in News Briefs

St. John's United Church of Christ, in conjuction with Phoebe Home Services, is offering a series of dementia education workshops 10 a.m. April 6 and 20, and May 11 and 25, at 1027 Church St., Fogelsville.

There is a per session fee and each session will be on a different topic.

There is limited space available for 40 people per session.

Registration for the event begins at 9:30 a.m.

For more information, call the church at 610-398-7015 or go to...

Upper Macungie

Thursday, April 4, 2013 by SUSAN BRYANT in Local News

Parkland Community Library, 4422 Walbert Ave., South Whitehall. will be hosting musicians Tom and Betty Druckenmiller, for some old-time music and storyteller Charles Kiernan for Lost Dollar stories 7 p.m. April 4.

This event is for adults and children of all ages.

Family storytimes will be held from 10:30-11 a.m. April 4, 10, 11 and 17 for children ages 18 months to 3 years.

There will be stories, songs and games for the entire family to share.

Younger and older...


Thursday, April 4, 2013 by The Press in News Briefs

State Rep. Mike Schlossberg, D-132nd, will host an all-electronic town meeting 7-8 p.m. April 11 fielding questions simultaneously via Twitter, Facebook and email.

Conducted in real time, the town hall will appear on the @RepSchlossberg Twitter account, using the hashtag #AskSchloss.

Constituent questions can also be submitted via the RepSchlossberg Facebook page, or by email at

For added...


Thursday, April 4, 2013 by The Press in News Briefs

The American Association of University Women are accepting book donations from 9 a.m.-noon through April 15 and with an additional dropoff between 4-7 p.m. Wednesdays.

The items will be sold at AAUW's used book sale 10 a.m.-8 p.m. April 24-26 and 10 a.m.-1 p.m. April 27.

Preview Day is 2-6 p.m. April 23.

Donation dropoff and book sale location is the Memorial Pool Building, 307 Illick's Mill Road, Bethlehem.

Proceeds benefit the Let's Read Math project.


Parkland Aquatic Club hosts swim clinic

Thursday, April 4, 2013 by BARB SCHAFER Special to The Press in School

Swimmers, family members and staff of the Parkland Aquatic Club recently were treated to a visit by Olympic swimmers Chloe Sutton, Tyler McGill and Adam Brown.

Office Administrator and Meet Director Carol Facchiano pulled together the event.

The Fitter and Faster Swim Tour brought the three Olympians to the high school natatorium.

Sutton, McGill and Brown presented drills and demonstrations to attendees through two stations.

Head Coach Ryan Woodruff and Head Age...