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CHECK OUT THESE UPCOMING EVENTS!

A Night of Freedom Gala

January 11 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm

Held on National Anti-Human Trafficking Day

Come Early to follow survivor footsteps through an artistic

journey, the Pathway to Freedom.

LIVE MUSIC & ENTERTAINMENT

Hor D’Ouerves & Silent Auction

“Mirabilia” Dance Performance

DINNER SERVED AT 7PM

Honoring Shea Rhodes

Esquire and Director of

Villanova University’s Institute to Address Commercial Sexual Exploitation in PA

Stay Late to participate in special “patchwork”

and the auctioning of VAST’s Freedom quilt.

Paint on Main Fundraiser

January 11 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm

Paint on Main, Emmaus, Emmaus, 18049

This is painting class fundraiser. To reserve a spot for this event, go to paintonmain.com/calendar find January 11, and click on “J’s Run Fundraiser.” We hope to see you there!

Dry Humor: Stand-up For Recovery

January 11 @ 8:00 pm – 9:30 pm

SteelStacks, 101 Founders Way, Bethlehem, 18015

TICKETS ON SALE NOW!!!

Buy early online to ensure your seats! Sold out last year, don’t miss this show!

A stand-up comedy show with comedians in recovery to benefit those who still struggle to get treatment, to reduce negative stigma of addiction, and to bring laughs to everyone who attends!

Take Back Your Power: Transcending Disease

January 12 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Beleno Spiritual Healing Center, 1019 W. Broad St., Bethlehem, 18018

Transcending means “to go beyond the limits of…” It is time to break the barriers of self-limiting beliefs when it comes to our well-being. Learn how conscious and subconscious thoughts, emotions and belief patterns impact your health.

TeamRWB Ruck Club

January 12 @ 6:00 pm

Bethlehem, PA, Bethlehem,

We are happy to announce the start of a walking/ruck club. Ever wanted to ruck but wasn’t sure what it was about? Come out to walk an easy 1-3miles with us and we’ll start off with a back pack carrying supplies up to 10# to get started.

Couch Conversations: “Loneliness”

January 13 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm

The Caring Place for Youth Devolpment, Allentown, PA,

Friday January 13th, 2017 we will be hosting our 5th talkshow event on the topic of “Loneliness” at The Caring Place (931 Hamilton St, Allentown, Pa 18102.

Join Us as we bring…

Model / Neuroscience Major: Akua Afriyie

Musician / Singer/ Song-Writer: Anthony Wong

Painter / Artist / Photographer: Eugene Marrero

…to the couch to discuss the effects of loneliness and how we can come to cope with it.

The Island

January 13 @ 8:00 pm – January 15 @ 2:00 pm

Allentown Public Theatre, 127 N 10th St, Allentown, 18102

DATES:

January 13 & 14 @ 8pm

January 15 @ 2pm

PERFORMANCE VENUE:

The IceHouse

56 River St.

Bethlehem, PA 18018

RUN TIME:

80 minutes

TICKET PRICE:

Admisson: pay-what-you-will*

*To make a donation, please visit: https://app.arts-people.com/index.php?contribution=apt

ABOUT THE PLAY:

An award-winning play about two political prisoners in South Africa… whose story lives on in America’s prisons today.

The Thing” 35th Anniversary January 13th &14th at 9:15pm (BYOB)

January 13 @ 9:15 pm – January 14 @ 11:30 pm

The Emmaus Theatre, 19 S 4th St, Emmaus, 18049

Admission $8 all ages

B.Y.O.B

“The Thing” 35th Anniversary screening

Director: John Carpenter

Writers: Bill Lancaster (screenplay), John W. Campbell Jr. (story)

Stars: Kurt Russell, Wilford Brimley, Keith David

It’s the first week of winter in 1982.

Volunteer work day

January 14 @ 9:00 am – 2:00 pm

Executive Education Academy Charter School, 555 Union Boulevard Suite #4, Allentown, 18109

We have a lot of donations to sort and put away. We will also be setting up for our 1st Mobile Project Keep Warm day on Monday when we take the winter items on the road – ALL are welcome. Great time for high school community service hours, Boy & / or Girl scout community service badges.

Live Animal Presentation & Animal Tracking Walk

January 14 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm

Covered Bridge Park, 2465 Wehr Mill Rd, Allentown, 18104

Enjoy an up close meet and greet with live native Pennsylvania species. Then join an professional tracker to learn what the resident wildlife of Covered Bridge Park is up to. After our walk, we will warm up with some hot cocoa!

Dancing with the Stars Live!

January 14 @ 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm

Sands Bethlehem Event Center, 77 Sands Blvd, Bethlehem, 18015

Dancing with the Stars.

2017 Emmaus Winter Dance Party

January 14 @ 8:00 pm – 11:00 pm

Emmaus VFW, 316 Main St, Emmaus, 18049

2017 Emmaus Winter Dance Party hosted by School’s Out Band & the Emmaus VFW (formerly Owls Club & Club 316). Advanced ticket and table reservations can be made online or by phone (570) 634-5785.

Designer Bag Bingo

January 15 @ 11:45 am – 5:00 pm

East Greenville Fire Company, 401 Washington St, East Greenville, 18041

The Upper Perkiomen High School Cheerleaders Invite YOU to our Designer Bag Bingo Fundraising Event.

Sunday – January 15th

Doors open 11:45AM

Games Begin 1:00PM

Place – East Greenville Fire Hall

401 Washington Street

East Greenville, PA 18041

Tickets are $25.00 for 20 games

Tickets available for advance purchase and at the door.

The Gathering of One January Event

January 15 @ 1:30 pm – 3:30 pm

Fairways At Brookside Clubhouse, Macungie, 18062

Please join us to help create a space for spiritual awareness, community building, and sacred spiritual practices.

ALL ARE WELCOME!

Music Feeds

January 15 @ 2:00 pm

Nazareth, PA, Nazareth,

Music performance to benefit the Nazareth Food Bank.

Project Keep Warms goes Mobile

January 16 @ 9:30 am – 2:30 pm

This year, we are taking the new and gently used donated winter items (Coats, gloves, hats, etc.) to locations in Allentown and Bethlehem to be given out to those in need. Depending on how many winter items we receive until this day, we are also looking to have a second mobile day to take into various neighborhoods.

Kickboxin’ & Core with Tess

January 16 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Finish Line Fitness Center, 4671 Egypt Road, Coplay, 18037

NEW YEAR, NEW YOU! Challenge yourself. You are worth it!! $6 drop in! Classes on Saturdays too… check out the schedule online, www.finishlinegym.net

ALL STARS @ SANDS CASINO

January 16 @ 8:30 pm – January 17 @ 12:30 am

GRAYSTONE ALL STARS DEBUT AT SANDS CASINO!

FREE/No Cover!

Performing 8:30pm to 12:30am.

MOLTEN LOUNGE @ SANDS CASINO

77 Sands Boulevard, Bethlehe, PA

877-726-3777

http://www.PASands.com

GRAYSTONE ALL STARS

An electrifying acoustic band performing a variety of classic to modern favorites.

Small Business Owners Academy

January 17 @ 8:00 am – 10:00 am

Best Western Lehigh Valley Hotel & Conference Center, 300 Gateway Dr, Bethlehem, 18017

Join us for a breakfast buffet, networking and some sharing of information that you can implement into your small business! $12 per member, $15 per non member. RSVP a must!

Winter Craft Class

January 17 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm

JCC of the Lehigh Valley, 702 N 22nd St, Allentown, 18104

Join other adults for a fun, creative, hands-on project. Classes taught by Stephanie Bennett.

Advance Registration encouraged. Walk-ins welcome if space is available.

Monthly, Third Tuesday of the month (1/17, 2/21, 3/21)

11:00am – 12:00pm

Price: $10/class

To register, please call 610.435.3571, stop by the JCC Welcome Desk, or go online at lvjcc.org.

Turn Web Traffic Into Sales

January 17 @ 11:30 am – 1:00 pm

Ben Franklin TechVentures, 116 Research Dr, Bethlehem, 18015

Our company was founded in 2009 during the Great Recession. That year, we successfully sold and onboarded 152 clients onto our EggZack marketing automation platform.

If you are a small-medium size business owner interested in learning the key sales and marketing principles that enabled our customer acquisition efforts – we have some good news.

CHECK OUT THE CALENDAR FOR MORE EVENTS IN THE LEHIGH VALLEY!