June Happenings at NAPL

Catch a wave at the Northampton Area Public Library this summer as we celebrate Oceans of Possibilities! Summer Quest kicks off with Family Fun Day on Saturday, June 4 from 9:00 AM-Noon. Prepare with...

Slatington Public Library – afternoon of games

The Slatington Public Library hosted an afternoon of games on Friday April 29. Board members Debbie Moyer, Renee Evans, Marilyn Steckel, and Lynn Fedorcha enjoyed a game of monopoly with junior Diego Fenstermaker and...

Slatington Public Library’s newest initiative – a Teen Advisory Board

Board members Marilyn Steckel and Renee Evans along with librarian Louise Bechtel participated in Northern Lehigh School District’s Career, College, and Military Readiness Fair on April 28 for grades 7-12. The Slatington...

The Giant Company Announces 2022 Healing The Planet Grant Program

In partnership with Keep Pennsylvania Beautiful, $300,000 in grants will be awarded to projects focused on protecting water resources The GIANT Company in partnership with Keep Pennsylvania Beautiful, today announced the return of its Healing...

National Canal Museum opens for the season

The National Canal Museum is debuting a new special exhibition titled Beyond Rosie and Rivets: Industrial Women of the D and L Corridor on the opening day of its season – April 2, 2022. Beyond...

Lehigh Carbon Community College Holds Financial Aid Help Sessions

In anticipation of the financial aid priority filing deadline of May 1 for Pennsylvania state grant eligibility, Lehigh Carbon Community College (LCCC) will offer financial aid FAFSA completion workshops at all three LCCC campuses. Registration...

Kutztown University to Host 2022 Regional Science Olympiad March 17

Kutztown University will host the 2022 Central Eastern Regional Science Olympiad Thursday, March 17 (snow date March 18). Approximately 400 students from 18 high schools from Berks, Lehigh, Northampton, Northumberland and Schuylkill counties will...

Kutztown Folk Festival Announces 2022 Dates, Unveils New Website

The Kutztown Folk Festival will return in-person this summer, July 2-10, at the Kutztown Fairgrounds. "We are thrilled to welcome people back to the Fairgrounds for the 2022 Kutztown Folk Festival," said Heather Zimmerman, Festival...

Konkrete Kid High School Honor Roll – 2nd Quarter

Grade 9 Distinguished Honors: Hailey Grace Achey, Brett Robert Bastian, Stephen David Bastow, Logan Michael Berger, Ava Rose Billy, Elijah John Block, Hannah Elizabeth Bowers, Ethan Hamilton Brobst, Toni Christine Bubier, Sophie Jean Burkhart, Morgan Beth...

NCC to Offer Industrial Maintenance Training Program

Are you a problem-solver? Do you enjoy fixing things and working with your hands? Are you wondering how to get started in a well-paying, in-demand field? Northampton Community College (NCC) is offering a 10-week accelerated...