2017 Walk to End Alzheimer’s



Registration at 8:00am
Ceremony at 9:15am
Walk at 9:30am

Route Length: 2 Miles



ArtsQuest Center at SteelStacks
Bethlehem, PA
Amanda Alderfer | 215-561-2919 | delvalwalk@alz.org


Fly Fishing Mentorship for Patch Godown

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Where: Penn Pump Park, 2100 Northwood Ave. Easton, Pa 18045

Patch Godown is a professional fly fishing guide in the Bitteroot Valley of Montana, who has stage 4 non small cell lung cancer. Proceeds from this outing will go to the “Patrick Godown Special Needs Trust” to help with certain living and future medical expenses he may incur.

$25/person, Lunch Included


Contact for more info


(908) 705-2805

Fly rods and flies will be available but bring your own supplies if you have them! Donations accepted!

“Showing people a good time in a great place is truly living the dream. Fly fishing has connected me with some great people and started a lot of great friendships.” -Patch Godown

Lehigh Gap Bike and Boat

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Explore the Lehigh River and D&L Trail on a biking and canoeing excursion between the Lehigh Gap Nature Center’s Osprey House (8844 Paint Mill Rd., Slatington) and Bowmanstown. Each trip includes:

  • Professional safety guides
  • Beginner-level instruction
  • Naturalist-led educational info and wildlife ID
  • All equipment necessary

This activity is family-friendly, however the recommended minimum age to participate is 10. Registration required and limited to 18 participants on each trip.

Cost: $25/person

Questions? Contact chad.schwartz@lgnc.org

Lehigh Gap Nature Center

8844 Paint Mill Road

Slatington, PA 18080

Art Exhibition: “the new BLACK”


An art exhibition about people and community… about the amazing giving capacity of the human spirit.

Using fine arts and narrative, Volunteerism is given a voice through featured local volunteers. Artist, D Nina Cruz, paints their likenesses on 2′ x 3′ maple panels, using wood stain alone. This purposefully curated show displays these monochromatic works in different hues with encouraging biographies along side. Experience it and see those mobilizing the fashion that never goes out of style… “the new BLACK— Volunteerism”.  Sept 3 – Oct 29. ArtsQuest Center @ SteelStacks.

More info: www.cruzcreate.com/show

Free and open to the public. Exhibition will be available for viewing on the 1st and 2nd floor during center’s normal open hours.

CENTER HOURS: Mon-Wed 3:30-9pm;  Thur 4-11pm;  Fri 4pm-midnight;
Sat 11am-midnight;  Sun Noon-9pm

This Popular Designer Couple Just Launched a Chic Shop on Amazon Prime

novogratz-products-amazonGetting HGTV-approved interior decor has never been so easy, thanks to the duo behind The Novogratz. Robert and Cortney Novogratz have recently paired up with Amazon to give decor-lovers and Amazon Prime fans alike a seamlessly chic shopping experience with their new storefront.

The Novogratz Amazon shop is filled with 150 pieces of furniture, art, lighting, and so much more. If it’s not the incredibly adorable designs that draw you to the shop, maybe the low price points and Amazon Prime efficiency will convince you.

In addition to their entertaining home life with seven children, the couple’s love for decorating has been featured on Bravo and HGTV, and now, we’ll be able to decorate our homes with their taste in mind. Read on to see some of our favorite pieces from the collection, and bookmark these items for your next redesign!


Arts, Crafts & Drafts

Sep 9 @ 12:30 pm – 2:30 pm


An afternoon of arts & drafts at the brewery!

Arts, Crafts & Drafts is a unique art experience looking to tap into your creative side. Unlike the standard wine paint nights, our afternoons of Arts, Crafts & Drafts offer a flight of various fun projects. Instructors will encourage participants to push their boundaries, unleashing the artist brewing inside them. Classes are for all levels and are designed to quench your thirst for a creative adventure!

They provide all of the materials you need!

Tickets are $30 in advance and $35 at the door! First beer is included!

10th Annual Barn Tour

amish-barn-and-garden-david-armentOn Saturday, September 9th, 2017, Saucon Valley Conservancy’s 10th Annual Barn Tour begins at the Southeastern Volunteer Fire Company, 2687 Wassergass Rd, Hellertown, PA 18055.

The day begins with a talk about local barns featuring barn expert Gregory Huber. Self-guided tour (maps provided) begins at 11:30 am, with Saucon Valley Conservancy docents at each of the barns until 4:00 pm.  Learn about the history, structure, and uses of our wonderful heritage barns and get a chance to tour the interiors of these historic buildings. Bring your camera! Don’t miss the photo exhibit of Pennsylvania Barns at the Heller Homestead Art Gallery.

Registration begins September 9 at 9:30 am at the Southeastern Volunteer Fire Company. Tickets can be purchased in advance at www.saucon.org, or at the registration table before the event begins. Tickets are $20 or 2 for $35 in advance; $25 day of the tour. Children 12 and under, free admission if accompanied by an adult at all times.

All proceeds benefit the Saucon Valley Conservancy. For more info, call 610-838-1199, or email: info@sauconvalleyconservancy.org.