The National Museum of Industrial History, which celebrated the first anniversary of its opening to the public Aug. 2, announced new discount days for students, families and senior citizens.
They are: Senior Day, the first Wednesday of a month, half-price tickets for citizens age 65 and older; Student Day, the first Thursday of each month, half price tickets for students; additionally, regular student admission is now reduced to nine dollars. Weekly Family Sunday, all children 17 and under, accompanied by a parent/guardian, have free entry.
From 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. Oct. 27, CrossPoint (also known as Calvary Wesleyan Church) will host a trunk-or-treat event at the church, 1414 Pennsylvania Ave., Bethlehem.
Individuals decorate their car trunks with themes and hand out candy.
The church will provide free hot dogs, chips and drinks.
For more information, visit crosspoint.life or call 610-866-1388.
There is no charge to participate in the event.
Delaware-Lehigh Amateur Radio Club will hold its next meeting 7:30 p.m. Nov. 2 at Bethlehem Township Community Center, 2900 Farmersville Road.
The program will be “Getting Started with Amateur Satellites.”
Hams and others interested are always welcome.
For more information, visit dlarc.org or call 610-432-8286.
St. Andrew’s Episcopal Church, 1900 E. Pennsylvania Ave., Allentown, will hold a homemade meatloaf dinner 5-7 p.m. Oct. 25.
The dinner includes assorted desserts and beverages.
There is a cost. Children age 3 and under eat for free.
All proceeds benefit church ministries.
For more information call 610-865-3603 or email standrewsbethlehem.org.
Vendors are needed for the fifth annual Northampton County Miracle League trick-or-treat night, to be held 5:30-7:30 p.m. Oct. 21 at Easton Rotary Field at Charles Chrin Community Center in Palmer Township.
In case of inclement weather, the rain date is 4:30-6:30 p.m. Oct. 22.
Vendor spaces are free; participants are asked to bring goodies and treats to be handed out during the event.
Vendors are also asked to decorate their tents and dress up in costumes. Awards will be handed out to the best decorated tents.
Fun Fridays to begin Oct. 6
Fun Fridays returns to CrossPoint (aka Calvary Wesleyan Church) 6-8 p.m. Oct. 6.
The event continues every first Friday of the month from October through June at the church, located at 1414 Pennsylvania Ave., Bethlehem.
This is a free night for the children in kindergarten through sixth grade to come out and have some fun in a safe environment. It also gives parents some free time for themselves.
Forgotten Felines and Fidos will be hosting a benefit sale 9 a.m.- 2 p.m. Oct. 14 at First Presbyterian Church, 3231 W. Tilghman St., Allentown.
There will be a variety of cat-themed items, unique items, household items and more.
All proceeds benefit FF&F.
For information, contact Dena Hankee at 610-554-2324 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
penn state lv
Senior Adults Gaining Enrichment, an outreach program of Penn State Lehigh Valley for adults age 55 and older, is holding a lecture Nov. 3 in room 135 at Penn State Lehigh Valley, 2809 Saucon Valley Road, Center Valley.
The lecture is “Unraveling Medicare and Medicaid.”
Anita Yuskauskas, program coordinator for the health policy and administration degree program, will share her experience as a former technical director with the U.S. Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS).
Speaker of the House Mike Turzai (R-Allegheny County) has ordered a special election to be held Dec. 5 to fill the vacant seat in the 133rd Legislative District.
The vacancy was created by the Sept. 8 death of Rep. Daniel McNeill. The 133rd Legislative District consists of a part of Whitehall Township; the Boroughs of Coplay, Catasauqua and Fountain Hill; Hanover Township, Lehigh County; and parts of Salisbury Township and the City of Bethlehem.
Moms in Prayer
Moms In Prayer will have a school year kickoff — women gathering for fellowship, testimony and prayer — 9:30-11 a.m. or 6-7 p.m. Sept. 26 at Hackman’s Bible Book Store, 1341 Mickley Road, Whitehall.
To register, contact Betty at 610-972-2626 or email@example.com.