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Penn State

Thursday, January 3, 2013 by The Press in News Briefs

SAT review course Jan. 12

Penn State Lehigh Valley will offer an SAT review course that can help prepare test takers for the SAT exam.

The class is scheduled for Saturdays 9 a.m. to noon Jan. 12 through March 2, 2013, at the Center Valley campus, 2809 Saucon Valley Road, Center Valley.

The course offers strategies for the verbal, critical reading and writing, and math portions of the exam.

Penn State

Thursday, January 3, 2013 by The Press in News Briefs

SAT review course Jan. 12

Penn State Lehigh Valley will offer an SAT review course that can help prepare test takers for the SAT exam.

The class is scheduled for Saturdays 9 a.m. to noon Jan. 12 through March 2, 2013, at the Center Valley campus, 2809 Saucon Valley Road, Center Valley.

The course offers strategies for the verbal, critical reading and writing, and math portions of the exam.

SOUTHSIDE

Thursday, January 3, 2013 by The Press in News Briefs

SteelStacks host 3 Kings Jan. 6

El Dia de los Reyes (Three Kings Day), a cherished religious and cultural tradition in many Latin American countries, will be celebrated during the first Three Kings Celebration at SteelStacks Jan. 6, 3 to 7 p.m.

The event, which is free and open to the public, will take place at the ArtsQuest Center at SteelStacks, 101 Founders Way, Bethlehem.

During the Three Kings Celebration, guests will enjoy a variety of family-friendly fun, arts and crafts, live music and more.

Holiday events

Wednesday, December 26, 2012 by The Press in News Briefs

Daily

Christmas Trees From Around the World, round the clock. Comfort Suites, 120 W. Third St. 610-882-9700. Through Jan. 1.

Bethlehem: The Christmas City film. 30 minutes Various times. Frank Banko Alehouse Cinemas, ArtsQuest Center at SteelStacks, 101 Founders Way. 610-332-1300 or visit www.artsquest.org. Year round.

The Doors and Windows of Bethlehem exhibit, through Jan. 1. North and Southside buildings.

Christmas at SteelStacks, Nov. 15 through Dec. 31, 101 Founders Way. 610-332-1300 or visit www.artsquest.org.

St. Andrew's

Thursday, December 20, 2012 by The Press in News Briefs

Cookie sale set for Dec. 22, 23

St. Andrew's Episcopal Church will hold a food pantry and homeless programs benefit baked goods sale from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Dec. 22 and from 9 a.m. to noon Dec. 23.

The event will be held at the church, 1900 Pennsylvania Ave., Bethlehem.

Offerings include kiffles, Italian cookies, chocolate babka, chocolate covered cherries, Moravian sugar cake, pumpkin pie and more.

Call 610-865-3603 or visit www.standrewsbethlehem.org for information.

Sandy relief

Thursday, December 20, 2012 by The Press in News Briefs

United Way program begun

The Bosch Group has contributed $100,000 and Catholic Charities donated $20,000 to the United Way of the Greater Lehigh Valley to assist area residents whose homes were damaged by "Superstorm" Sandy.

Any owner-occupied home is eligible for assistance if the total household income is roughly less than double the poverty rate. Previously, only seniors and disabled heads of households were eligible.

IJCU

Thursday, December 20, 2012 by The Press in News Briefs

Events set for Jan 3, 4

Institute for Jewish-Christian Understanding at Muhlenberg College will be hosting guest speaker Rev. Peter Pettit, PH.D., from Muhlenberg College, 7- 8 p.m. Jan. 3 - Feb. 7, 2013 at The Saal, Bahnson Center, Moravian Theological Seminary, 60 West Locust St., Bethlehem.

Pettit will be discussing "New Paths: Christians Engaging Israel."

IJCU will also be hosting Roberta Meek, lecturer from the History and Media and Communication Departments at Muhlenberg College noon to 1 p.m. Jan. 4 inside Moyer Hall, Miller Forum at the college.

Allentown

Thursday, December 20, 2012 by The Press in News Briefs

Library offers January events

Allentown Public Library, 1210 Hamilton St., Allentown, will be having the following events in January.

Nilsa Lasso-von Lang and Jiwanda Gale-Rogers will discuss the release of their latest book, "Flavors of Panama" 7-8 p.m. on Jan. 16.

"Flavors of Panama" presents a chronological overview of Panamanian cuisine.

Lehigh Township

Thursday, December 13, 2012 by The Press in News Briefs

Shop with the Cops Cops

In the Dec. 11 police report to the Lehigh Township supervisors, Chief Scott Fogel said the department is holding a Shop with a Cop program. Several children will be taken to Kmart to shop. The school chose the children.

The program was the suggestion of Michael Meyers. It had been under consideration for next year until Meyers asked them to do it this year.

Fogel has some donations but can use more. Any extra money will be held until Christmas 2013. Donations can be left at the police station.