Students who did well in the Think First program at Sheckler Elementary School were treated to a sunny activity last month.
The following students earned honor roll status during the third quarter of the 2012-13 academic year at Catasauqua High School.
Students in grades 1-4 will be dismissed at noon on Thursday and Friday, June 6 and 7 and on Monday, June 10. Breakfast and lunch will not be served on these dates as well. Kindergarten students will meet on a modified schedule, with the morning class from 8:50 to 10:30 a.m. and the afternoon class from 11:40 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.
Monday is the last day for students for the 2012-13 school year.
Mary A. Szerensits, 83, of Coplay, died May 30, 2013, in Northampton Village. She was the wife of the late Frank J. Szerensits for 61 years.
Born in Coplay, she was a daughter of the late Martin and Mary (Osze) Ifkovits.
She was a sewing machine operator for the former Clyde Shirt Company, Northampton, for 42 years until she retired in 1988.
She was a member of St. Peter's Catholic Church, Coplay.
Cohen & Feeley held its 19th Annual "Best of the Best" Awards Ceremony on May 18, at The Blue Event Center. There were 28 local high school seniors were selected for the awards ceremony as their high school's best. Tiffany White was William Allen High School's representative. She is ranked eighth in her senior class and will attend the University of Rochester. She plans to further her field hockey and softball careers at the collegiate level. Zac Edwards was Catasauqua High School's selection.
The Community Music School holds its Annual Gala Recital, 1 p.m. June 9, Rodale Community Room, Miller Symphony Hall, 23 N. Sixth Street, Allentown.
The recital is free and open to the public. A reception follows the recital.
Student year-end performances include, by school district or area:
Allentown School District: Peter Loikits, voice; Ashley Chila, piano; Parkland: Valmiki and Prathysha Kothare, both piano; Steven Wroge, violin; Kelly McMahan, violin; Joseph Hall, trumpet; Julia Young, piano; Kristie Budihardjo, violin;
The Jane Stieg Collection for The Baum School Fashion Academy was donated by Robert Stieg. The man's first name was incorrect in a B1 Focus article in the May 29 and 30 Lehigh Valley Press.
Civic Theatre of Allentown presenst its 3rd annual Tonys & Tapas Benefit, 4 - 6:30 p.m. June 9, Nineteenth Street Theatre, 527 N. 19th St., Allentown.
There will be vocal performances from recent Civic productions, appetizer samplings from Lehigh Valley restaurants and caterers providing small bites (tapas), a silent auction, open wine bar, and cocktails.
The last name of Diane Fischer, Chief Curator of the Allentown Art Museum of the Lehigh Valley, was spelled incorrectly in a story on B1 of the May 29 and 30 Focus section.
The Fashion Academy, Nature and Arts Camp and The Dexter Baker Picking up STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Art and Mathematics Camp) are Baum School of Art pARTnership camps and separate from City Arts: Camp for Kids. A headline on a B1 Focus article in the May 29 and 30 Lehigh Valley Press was unclear.