As always, spring activities in Catasauqua area schools are too numerous to fit on the school page in a timely manner. Look for these and other events to be published on this page during the summer recess:
Catasauqua High School: teacher retirements, Barnes & Noble Book Fair, LCTI awards, post-graduation plans
Catasauqua Middle School: teacher retirements, Sixth-Grade Fiesta, Eighth-Grade Celebration, eighth-grade field day, choral and instrumental concerts and STAR students for May
The NY/NJ Comets are kicking off their inaugural season this month as the newest member of National Pro Fastpitch (NPF), and the only member of NPF in the entire Northeast. A special outreach series will be played at Coca-Cola Park in Allentown on Wednesday, June 19, at 7 p.m. and Thursday June 20 at 7 p.m.
Pastor Marge Dean, associate pastor of The Lutheran Church of the Holy Spirit, Emmaus, is greeted during worship June 2 by the Rev. Glenn L. Simmons, associate to the Bishop, with a letter of thanks for her service to the church from Bishop Zeiser of the Northeastern PA Synod. Pastor Marge was greeted by members at a reception following worship to thank her for her ministry as she begins retirement.
Lehigh Carbon Community College (LCCC) has joined with Pennsylvania's 13 other community colleges in celebrating the 1 millionth Pennsylvania employee trained through the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania's Workforce and Economic Development Network of Pennsylvania (WEDnetPA).
LCCC has been a partner since WEDnetPA began in 1999.
The 39th annual Art-in-the-Park is 10 a.m. - 5 p.m. June 15 in West Park, 16th and Turner Streets, Allentown.
Art-in-the-Park features original works of art by more than 80 local and regional artists.
Prize money is awarded in each category: watercolor, graphics, oils and acrylics, photography, and 3D (pottery, wood, jewelry, glass, fabric, sculpture).
Free spaces are given student artists grades nine - 12.
Performing at the Victorian bandshell:
10 a.m., Allentown School District Orchestra;
11:30 a.m., Repertory Dance Theatre;
West Park Civic Association presents the 31st annual West Park House Tour, 11 a.m. - 4 p.m. June 16.
This year's tour, featuring 13 properties, includes period mansions, luxury apartments and elegant townhouses decorated in styles from contemporary to shabby chic.
Preview the newly-refurbished apartments in The Livingston and explore the private museum of internationally-renowned artist James Paul Kocsis in the Hotel Traylor.
Two new staff members have joined Barry Isett & Associates, an engineering firm headquartered in Allentown.
Katherine Lucy Paretti, EIT, an electrical engineer, is working in the Mechanical Electrical and Plumbing Engineering Department.
She was previously employed by Brinjac Engineering, Allentown, and is a 2009 graduate of the Milwaukee School of Engineering. Paretti resides in Allentown.
She is a member of the Society of Women Engineers and is an advisor for the Northeast Region of the Alpha Omega Epsilon Sorority.
ST. PAUL'S ANGLICAN CHURCH
25th & Livingston Streets
Allentown, 18104 - 610-435-0712
8:40 a.m. Morning Prayer
9 a.m. Holy Communion
'28 Book of Common Prayer
9 a.m. Church School
Wed., 10 a.m. Healing Service
Rev. Joseph S. Falzone
ASSEMBLY OF GOD
ASSEMBLY OF GOD
3449 Cherryville Road
Northampton - 610-262-5645
Daniel E. Lundmark, Pastor
Sunday School - 9:30 a.m.
Sunday Worship - 10:45 a.m.
Sunday Evening - 6:00 p.m.
Jordan UCC confirmands celebrate special day.