New York Times bestselling-author Peter Stark will recount George Washington’s formative early career in a lecture and book-signing for his recently-released book, “Young Washington: How Wilderness and War Forged America’s Founding Father,” 1 p.m. Nov. 17, Lehigh Valley Heritage Museum, 432 W. Walnut St., Allentown.
Hot, hot hot: The Hot Club of Philadelphia, performs in the “Jazz Upstairs” series, 7:30 p.m. Nov. 16, Rodale Community Room, Miller Symphony Hall, Allentown. The Hot Club of Philadelphia was started in 2001 by guitarist Barry Wahrhaftig. The group is an acoustic ensemble dedicated to playing “Gypsy Jazz,” a style pioneered by the Hot Club of France Quintet, led by guitarist Django Reinhardt and violinist Stephane Grappelli. Bassist Jim Stager has been with The Hot Club from the beginning. Joshua Machiz, Alexandre Hiele and Dylan Taylor perform with the band frequently.
Call 610- 829-4540 (ask operator for Area Agency on Aging) for locations or visit https://www.northamptoncounty.org/HS/AGING/Pages/default.aspx.
Wednesday, Nov. 14: Breaded pork chop, cabbage and bow ties, fresh sunshine salad, wheat bread w/ margarine, cranberry coconut macaroon.
Thursday, Nov. 15 - Thanksgiving meal: Roast turkey w/ gravy, Pennsylvania “Dutch” stuffing, maple sweet potatoes, oven roasted fresh vegetables, dinner roll w/ margarine, pumpkin pie.
Pennsylvania Sinfonia Orchestra, led by Music Director Dr. Allan Birney, presents “Spirit of Vienna,” 7:30 p.m. Nov. 17, First Presbyterian Church Allentown, 3231 W. Tilghman St., Allentown.
Of the four composers represented on the program, three spent significant time in Vienna, Austria, in the late 18th and early 19th centuries.
Violinist Janet Sung is guest soloist for Ludwig van Beethoven’s “Violin Concerto in D,” Op. 61.
Call 610- 782-3254 for locations.
Wednesday, Nov. 14: Salisbury steak w/gravy, mashed potatoes, carrots, banana, wheat bread.
Thursday, Nov. 15: Pork loin, mashed yams, braised red cabbage, oatmeal cookie, wheat bread.
Friday, Nov. 16: Crab cake, tartar sauce, potato wedges, zucchini, applesauce, wheat bread.
Monday, Nov. 19: Meatball sub, Capri blend vegetables, berry crisp, wheat bread.
Tuesday, Nov. 20: Creamy mac and cheese, stewed tomatoes, broccoli, mixed fruit.
Suburban Dart League
Star of Beth 22 5 .815
St. Paul’s 16 8 .667
Bath Luth 15 12 .556
Christ UCC 15 12 .556
Emmanuel 13 14 .481
Light of Christ 12 15 .444
Ebenezer 12 15 .444
Dryland 11 16 .407
St. Stephens 11 16 .407
Farmersville 10 17 .370
Salem UCC 10 17 .370
St. Stephens (4-0) at
Dryland (7-5, 9-0)
D - Earl Sigley, Bernie Yurko 6-14, Larry Golick 4-9, Rich Dern 4-10, Nathan Phares 3-7.
William Lavenburg, 41, of Danielsville, is wanted by Lehigh Township Police Department for fleeing and eluding police, reckless endangerment and other traffic-related offenses.
According to a report, at approximately 8:30 a.m. Nov. 7, Lehigh Township Police Department was conducting speed enforcement on South Cottonwood Road. A dark gray Dodge Ram 2500 regular cab pickup with Pennsylvania registration ZJZ-0792 passed through at an excessive speed.
Catasauqua Community Cares Program
Catasauqua Community Cares Program is hosting a craft and vendor show 10 a.m.-3 p.m. Nov. 18.
The event will be held at Catasauqua Middle School, 850 Pine St.
There will be various crafters and vendors, a Chinese auction and snack stand.
Donations of macaroni and cheese and chicken noodle soup will be accepted.
A free raffle ticket will be given for each item donated. The raffle is for a 32-inch Roku Smart LED television, sponsored by Brosky Insurance Agency Inc.
Holy Trinity Lutheran Church, 1235 Main St., is planning a designer bag bingo Nov. 17.
Doors open 11:30 a.m. The games begin 1 p.m.
The prizes will include items from the Kate Spade, Michael Kors, Vera Bradley and Coach collections.
A ticket includes 20 games. Specials will be sold separately. A Chinese auction is also planned.
Refreshments will be available for purchase.
Proceeds benefit the church’s building fund.
For tickets, call 610-262-2668.
Northampton police responded to these and other calls recently.
A domestic dispute between a male and female in the 800 block of Main Street took place.
In the 1400 block of Canal Street, officers responded to a report of a male trying to enter a locked, occupied vehicle.
The department received a report of a missing male in the 300 block of East 10th Street. The individual was located.
An inflatable dragon decoration was taken from a front yard in the 800 block of Main Street.