Volunteer Round-Up Week of February 19

THIS WEEK'S VOLUNTEER OPPORTUNITIES IN THE LEHIGH VALLEY CEDARBROOK NURSING HOME, Allentown – Do you have a people friendly furry friend (dog/cat) who would love to visit others and be showered with affection while bringing smiles and joy to others? Some residents had pets at home and are really missing the unique and loving comfort [...]

HairWork: Relics of Remembrance

The Craft of Keeping Loved Ones Connected This spring, Historic Bethlehem Museums & Sites invites you to explore HairWork: Relics of Remembrance, an exhibition dedicated to Victorian hairwork and other fascinating hair art on display across multiple historic sites. Discover the various ways people used loved ones’ hair to create unique, lasting mementos and family [...]

Students Invited to ‘Dream Big’ During Free Screenings of New Engineering Film at SteelStacks Feb. 21-24

The Lehigh Valley Section of American Society of Civil Engineers & ArtsQuest partner to strengthen STEM-based education during national ‘Engineers Week’ From the Great Wall of China to the towering skyscrapers in Dubai, human ingenuity has been behind engineering marvels big and small for centuries. Now, area middle and high schools are invited to discover [...]

Volunteer Round-Up Week of February 12

THIS WEEK'S VOLUNTEER OPPORTUNITIES IN THE LEHIGH VALLE CENTER FOR VISION LOSS, Allentown is looking for volunteers to be “Annie’s Angels” to do home visits, read mail, and provide companionship. Volunteers to drive customers to doctor appointments, shopping, or center activities are also needed. Hours are flexible and are determined by need. Training will be [...]

Simon Youth Foundation Seeks Applicants for $1 million in Scholarships

Lehigh Valley Mall is once again proud to help a deserving graduating senior pay for college. Simon Youth Foundation, a national nonprofit that provides educational opportunities for at-risk high school students, is now looking for qualified applicants who live near Lehigh Valley Mall and the surrounding community. Each year, Simon Youth Community Scholarships are awarded [...]

Muhlenberg College ‘Master Choreographers’ Feb 9 to 11

Dance Concert Displays Talents of More Than 70 Dancers The Muhlenberg College dance program will showcase two iconic re-stagings and one original piece from three world-renowned choreographers, as well as four world-premiere works by accomplished returning contributors, in its annual “Master Choreographers” concert, Feb. 9-11. This year’s “Master Choreographers” features restagings of “Radical Severance,” choreographed [...]

Lehigh Valley Story Slam Coming to Easton Public Market

Lehigh Valley Story Slam will be held 7:00pm on Wednesday, February 15 at Easton Public Market, located at 325 Northampton St. in Easton, PA. The theme of the event is “Best Friends.” Storytellers from Easton and beyond will be competing head-to-head for the title of “Best Storyteller in the Lehigh Valley.” While the Lehigh Valley [...]

Volunteer Round-Up Week of February 5

THIS WEEK'S VOLUNTEER OPPORTUNITIES IN THE LEHIGH VALLEY ALLENTOWN RESCUE MISSION has an immediate need for volunteers to make their Annual Gala event happen.  If you love planning events, help is needed with Silent & Live Auction, Set Up and Decorations, Greeting and Registration, and Centerpiece Committees.   Gala Committee meetings are being held weekly.  The [...]

Copperhead Grille Named Souper Bowl VIII Champion

Copperhead Grille. Photo is courtesy of Emily Cummins With 19 restaurants and 25 soups, the competition was tasty - and fierce - at Souper Bowl VIII, the culinary event held at the ArtsQuest Center’s Musikfest Café in Bethlehem Jan. 28. Copperhead Grille of Allentown took top honors for its delicious Vietnamese Pho with [...]

Rose Ostrowski’s Second Annual ‘Adding Tomorrows’ Mall Tour Comes to a Close

12 year old Rose Ostrowski recently performed at the Marketplace at Steamtown as part of her 'Adding Tomorrows' Mall Tour to benefit the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation For the last five months twelve year old Rose Ostrowski of Berwick, PA has been on an area mall tour to help raise awareness and donations for [...]