This events calendar is sent on the 15th and 30th of each month. It is a grassroots effort to publicize progressive events in the Lehigh Valley area of Pennsylvania. Please forward this email and share with family and friends!

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General Announcements

Join League of Women Voters Lehigh County - HERE!
Join League of Women Voters Northampton County - HERE!

Lehigh Valley Governmental Meeting Schedules - HERE
LEPOCO Peace and Justice Community Information
- HERE!

Nurture Nature Center in Easton Calendar - HERE!
Kirkridge Retreat and Study Center - HERE!
Rodale Institute Calendar - HERE!
Free Speech TV Online - HERE!
Keystone Progress Daily News - HERE!
Lehigh Valley Vanguard Magazine - HERE!
Bethlehem Food Co-Op News - HERE!
PA Budget and Policy Center Info - HERE!
Lehigh Valley Humanist Events - HERE!
Voters in Pennsylvania can now register online - HERE!
Fair Districts PA Calendar of Events - HERE!
Community Environmental Legal Defense Fund Info - HERE!
Building Channels for Change in Phila - HERE!
Bethlehem For Good Government group - HERE!

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Please plan ahead for this special program!

Fri. July 27, tabling at 6:30 PM (program to follow) - Fourth Friday Films Series presents "Big Money Agenda: Democracy on the Brink"
 a new documentary from local director Vince Mondillo and producers Richard Master and Wendell Potter. All three will join us for the discussion. Wendell Potter is the author of 'Nation on the Take: How Big Money Corrupts Our Democracy.' Join us at the Unitarian Universalist Church of the Lehigh Valley, 424 Center St., Bethlehem. Click Here for info.

Complete Monthly Calendar

Sun. July 22, 9 AM - Breakfast Forum at the Unitarian Universalist Church of the Lehigh Valley, 424 Center St., Bethlehem. Click Here for information on topics.

Sun. July 22, 4 PM - Easton NAACP Freedom Fund Banquet with keynote speaker Melba Tolliver at The Eastonian, Holiday Inn Express, 90 Kunkle Drive, Easton. Click Here for info and tickets.

Mon. July 23 to Fri. July 27, 9 AM to Noon - Young People Making Peace Summer Day Camp at First Presbyterian Church of Allentown. Click Here for info and registration.

Mon. July 23, 2-4 PM - Meeting of Beyond Capitalism Working Group at Moravian College, Zinzendorf 103, Moravian College, Bethlehem. Click Here for info. (each Monday)

Tues. July 24, Noon - Tuesdays with Toomey in Allentown at 1150 S. Cedar Crest Blvd. - HERE! (every Tues)

Tues. July 24, 7 PM (pot-luck at 6:30) - POWER Lehigh Valley Monthly Meetings on Conversations on Building Beloved Community at 916 W. Turner St., Allentown. This month Rev. Dr. Gregory Edwards will be part of the discussion. The purpose is to learn from prominent progressive leaders and support each others' work. Click HERE for info. (4th Tues)

Tues. July 24, 7-9 PM - LV Humanists Book Club at Pies On Pizzeria, 601 Front St., Catasauqua. Click HERE for info. (4th Tues)

Wed. July 25 - Environmental Protection Agency will hold a Community Engagement Event in Bucks County at Hatboro-Horsham High School with a working session in the morning and a listening session in the evening. 

Wed. July 25, 6 PM - Make the Road PA Weekly Meeting in Allentown, 115 N. 8th St. Join us for our weekly meeting to discuss strategies to fight for $15, protect the environment, fight for immigrants and Latinos in PA. A meal is provided. Click HERE for website. (Wed weekly)

Wed. July 25, 7 PM - POWER LV - Allentown Coalition for Economic Dignity Meeting at 916 W. Turner St., Allentown. Click Here for info. (each Wed)

Wed. July 25, 7 PM - Lehigh Valley Sierra Club presents a program on Lehigh River Tributary Water Quality at the Ice House in Bethlehem. Click Here to sign up.

Thurs. July 26, 6-8 PM - Lehigh Valley Working Group to End Mass Incarceration meeting in Allentown, Resurrected Life Academy, 916, W. Turner St. Click Here for info. (2nd and 4th Thurs)

Thurs. July 26, 6:30 PM - Meeting of The Weston A. Price Foundation - Lehigh Valley Chapter at the United Steelworkers Hall, Lehigh Street, Bethlehem. Free admission. Click HERE for info.  (4th Thurs. quarterly)

Fri. July 27, 6:30 PM (program at 7) - Fourth Friday Films Series presents "Big Money Agenda: Democracy on the Brink" a new documentary from local director Vince Mondillo and producers Richard Master and Wendell Potter. All three will join us for the discussion. Wendell Potter is the author of 'Nation on the Take: How Big Money Corrupts Our Democracy' Join us at the Unitarian Universalist Church of the Lehigh Valley, 424 Center St., Bethlehem. Click Here for info.


Sat. July 28, Noon to 2 - Horsham Drone War Command Center Protest Rally in Montgomery County at Easton and County Line Rd. A carpool from LV will leave at 10:45 AM from the Hellertown Park and Ride, near Rt. 412 and I-78 behind Turkey hill. Call LEPOCO at 610-691-8730 for info. (last Sat of month)

Sun. July 29, 9 AM - Breakfast Forum at the Unitarian Universalist Church of the Lehigh Valley, 424 Center St., Bethlehem. Click Here for information on topics.

Sun. July 29, 11-7 PM - Lehigh Valley Puerto Rican Day Parade and Festival in Allentown at Jordan Park, 1169 N. 6th St. Click Here for info.


Mon. July 30, 2-4 PM - Meeting of Beyond Capitalism Working Group at Moravian College, Zinzendorf 103, Moravian College, Bethlehem. Click Here for info. (each Monday)

Tues. July 31, Noon - Tuesdays with Toomey in Allentown at 1150 S. Cedar Crest Blvd. - HERE! (every Tues)

Wed. Aug. 1, 6 PM - Make the Road PA Weekly Meeting in Allentown, 115 N. 8th St. Join us for our weekly meeting to discuss strategies to fight for $15, protect the environment, fight for immigrants and Latinos in PA. A meal is provided. Click HERE for website. (Wed weekly)

Wed. Aug. 1, 4:30 to 6 PM - Watershed Coalition of the LV Monthly Meeting at Illick's Mill in Bethlehem. Click HERE for info. (1st Wed)
 

Wed. Aug. 1, 4-8 PM - Lehigh Valley For All Volunteer Appreciation Picnic. Info at Lehigh Valley For All or tomtharring@aol.com. (1st Wed.)

Wed. Aug. 1, 7 PM - POWER LV - Allentown Coalition for Economic Dignity Meeting at 916 W. Turner St., Allentown. Click Here for info. (each Wed)

Wed. Aug. 1, 9 PM - Weekly National People's Agenda Conference Call!  Click HERE to register. (each Wed)

Wed. Aug. 1, 9 PM - Know Drones Weekly Conference CallClick HERE for info. (Wed. weekly)

Wed. Aug. 1, 9 PM - PDA Economic and Social Justice Conference Call. Click HERE for info. (1st Wed)

Wed. Aug. 1, 6 PM - Make the Road PA Weekly Meeting in Allentown, 115 N. 8th St. Join us for our weekly meeting to discuss strategies to fight for $15, protect the environment, fight for immigrants and Latinos in PA. A meal is provided. Click HERE for website. (Wed weekly) 

Thurs. Aug. 2 to Sat. Aug. 4 - Netroots Nation Conference in New Orleans. Click Here for info.

Fri. Aug. 3, 7 PM - LEPOCO First Friday Popcorn and Politics Film Series at the LEPOCO Peace Center, 313 W. 4th St., Bethlehem. Click Here for info. (1st Fri)

Sun. Aug. 5, 9 AM - Breakfast Forum at the Unitarian Universalist Church of the Lehigh Valley, 424 Center St., Bethlehem. Click Here for information on topics.

Sun. Aug. 5, 10:30 AM - LV Humanist Meeting at the Bradbury-Sullivan Community Center, 522 West Maple St., Allentown. Click HERE for info. (1st Sun)

Sun. Aug. 5, 6 PM - Hiroshima-Nagasaki Commemoration: Love the World and Ban the Bombs, gathering and program opening at the Unitarian Universalist Church of the Lehigh Valley, 424 Center Street, Bethlehem, followed by procession to Tondabayashi Garden for remainder of the program. Call 610-691-8730 for information or to volunteer as a reader or helper at the program.

Mon. Aug. 6, 2-4 PM - Meeting of Beyond Capitalism Working Group at Moravian College, Zinzendorf 103, Moravian College, Bethlehem. Click Here for info. (each Monday)

Mon. Aug. 6, 6 PM - Lehigh Valley Caffeinated TV Show Streamed LivePlease join us for our weekly show for local progressive news of national significance. Click ! (every Monday)


Mon. Aug. 6, 7 PM - Emmaus Public Library Solarize Lehigh Valley Presentation at 11 E. Main Street, Emmaus. Info at lbuseck@thesef.org.

Tues. Aug. 7, Noon - Tuesdays with Toomey in Allentown at 1150 S. Cedar Crest Blvd. - HERE! (every Tues)

Tues. Aug. 7, 11 AM - Lehigh Valley Coalition Against State Killing (LV-CASK) Meeting at LEPOCO Peace Center, 313 W. Fourth St., Bethlehem.  Currently working on supporting the death penalty moratorium in PA.  Everyone welcome. Call 610-691-8730 for info. (1st Tues)

Tues. Aug. 7, 6 PM - LEPOCO First Tuesday Book Club. Click HERE for info or call Mimi Lang at 610-866-2407. (1st Tues)

Tues. Aug. 7, 7 PM - Lehigh Valley Gay Men's Chorus Rehearsal at Wesley United Methodist Church, 2540 N. Center Street, Bethlehem. New people welcome. Click HERE for info. (every Tues)


Wed. Aug. 8, 5:30-7:30 PM - Green Drinks Lehigh Valley at Allentown Brew Works, 812 Hamilton St. Click HERE for info. (2nd Wed)

Wed. Aug. 8, 6 PM - Make the Road PA Weekly Meeting in Allentown, 115 N. 8th St. Join us for our weekly meeting to discuss strategies to fight for $15, protect the environment, fight for immigrants and Latinos in PA. A meal is provided. Click HERE for website. (Wed weekly)

Wed. Aug. 8, 7 PM - POWER LV - Allentown Coalition for Economic Dignity Meeting at 916 W. Turner St., Allentown. Click Here for info. (each Wed)

Thurs. Aug. 9 - International Day of the World's Indigenous Peoples - Here. (yearly on this date)

Thurs. Aug. 9, 4:30-5:30 PM - Monthly Peace Vigil, Third and Wyandotte Sts. Bethlehem. (2nd Thurs)

Thurs. Aug. 9, 6-8 PM - Lehigh Valley Working Group to End Mass Incarceration meeting in Allentown, Resurrected Life Academy, 916, W. Turner St. Click Here for info. (2nd and 4th Thurs)

Thurs. Aug. 9, 6:30 - 8 PM - MAREA Environmental Book Discussion at Kutztown Community Library, 70 Bieber Alley. Click HERE for info on book of the month. Click HERE for the MAREA website. (2nd Thurs)

Thurs. Aug. 9, 7 PM - ACLU Lehigh Valley Chapter Meeting at the Unitarian Universalist Church of the Lehigh Valley, 424 Center St., Bethlehem. Click HERE for information. All Welcome! (2nd Thurs)

Thurs. Aug. 9, 7 PM - Dinner and Environmental Movie at the Ship Inn, Milford NJ. RSVP to Susan Schirmer at soupys@att.net. (2nd Thurs)

Sun. Aug. 12 - International Youth Day - Here. (yearly on this date)

Sun. Aug. 12, 9 AM - Breakfast Forum at the Unitarian Universalist Church of the Lehigh Valley, 424 Center St., Bethlehem. Click Here for information on topics.

Mon. Aug. 13, 2-4 PM - Meeting of Beyond Capitalism Working Group at Moravian College, Zinzendorf 103, Moravian College, Bethlehem. Click Here for info. (each Monday)

Mon. Aug. 13, 7 PM - Lehigh Valley Sierra Club Monthly Meeting at Illick's Mill in Bethlehem. Click Here for info. (2nd Mon)

Mon. Aug. 13, 7 PM - LEPOCO Action Meeting at the LEPOCO Peace Center, 313 W. 4th St., Bethlehem. All members and friends are welcome at this business meeting where the organization's activities are review and set.  Call LEPOCO at 610-691-8730 for info. (2nd Mon)

Mon. Aug. 13, 7 PM - LV Humanist Book Club at Hello Burrito in Bethlehem. Click HERE for info. (2nd Mon)

Mon. Aug. 13, 9 PM - PDA National ERA 3-State Strategy Conference Call - Click HERE for info. (2nd Mon)

Tues. Aug. 14, Noon - Tuesdays with Toomey in Allentown at 1150 S. Cedar Crest Blvd. - HERE! (every Tues)

Tues. Aug. 14, 4-7 PM - Lehigh Gap Nature Center Solarize Lehigh Valley Open House at 8844 Paint Mill Rd., Slatington. Info Here!

Tues. Aug. 14, 6 PM - Lehigh Valley Citizen's Climate Lobby Meeting at Lehigh Valley Friends Meeting House, 4116 Bath Pike, Bethlehem. Potluck followed by meeting at 6:30. Info at 610-258-0528. (Tues. after 2nd Sat)

Tues. Aug. 14, 9 PM - PDA End Wars and Occupations - Redirect Funding Conference Call. Click HERE for info. (2nd Tues)

Wed. Aug. 15, 6 PM - Make the Road PA Weekly Meeting in Allentown, 115 N. 8th St. Join us for our weekly meeting to discuss strategies to fight for $15, protect the environment, fight for immigrants and Latinos in PA. A meal is provided. Click HERE for website. (Wed weekly)

Wed. Aug. 15, 7 PM - POWER LV - Allentown Coalition for Economic Dignity Meeting at 916 W. Turner St., Allentown. Click Here for info. (each Wed)

Sat. Aug. 18, 10-6 PM - Civic Engagement Training Conference in Allentown. Interested in reproductive rights and want to become a community organizer?  Click Here for info.

Sun. Aug. 19 - World Humanitarian Day Here. (yearly on this date)

Sun. Aug. 19, 9 AM - Breakfast Forum at the Unitarian Universalist Church of the Lehigh Valley, 424 Center St., Bethlehem. Click Here for information on topics.

Sun. Aug. 19, Noon to 6 PM - Pride in the Park Festival at Cedar Beach in Allentown. Click Here for info.

Mon. Aug. 20, 2-4 PM - Meeting of Beyond Capitalism Working Group at Moravian College, Zinzendorf 103, Moravian College, Bethlehem. Click Here for info. (each Monday)

Mon. Aug. 20, 6:30-7:30 PM - Lehigh Gap Nature Center Solarize Lehigh Valley Open House at Hellertown Public Library, 409 Constitution Avenue. Info Here!

Tues. Aug. 21, Noon - Tuesdays with Toomey in Allentown at 1150 S. Cedar Crest Blvd. - HERE! (every Tues)

Wed. Aug. 21, 7 PM - POWER LV - Allentown Coalition for Economic Dignity Meeting at 916 W. Turner St., Allentown. Click Here for info. (each Wed)

Fri. Aug. 24, 6:30 PM - Fourth Friday Film Series presents "It Happens Right Here: Human Trafficking in the LV" at the Unitarian Universalist Church of the Lehigh Valley, 424 Center St. Bethlehehm.


Sun. Aug. 26, 9 AM - Breakfast Forum at the Unitarian Universalist Church of the Lehigh Valley, 424 Center St., Bethlehem. Click Here for information on topics.

Mon. Aug. 27, 2-4 PM - Meeting of Beyond Capitalism Working Group at Moravian College, Zinzendorf 103, Moravian College, Bethlehem. Click Here for info. (each Monday)

Tues. Aug. 28, Noon - Tuesdays with Toomey in Allentown at 1150 S. Cedar Crest Blvd. - HERE! (every Tues)

Tues. Aug. 28, 6-7 PM - Lehigh Gap Nature Center Solarize Lehigh Valley Open House at Southern Lehigh Public Library, 3200 Preston Lane, Center Vally. Hellertown Public Library, 409 Constitution Avenue. Info Here!

Tues. Aug. 28 , 7 PM (pot-luck at 6:30) - POWER Lehigh Valley Monthly Meetings on Conversations on Building Beloved Community at 916 W. Turner St., Allentown. This month Adanjesus Marin, Make the Road PA, will be part of the discussion. The purpose is to learn from prominent progressive leaders and support each others' work. Click HERE for info. (4th Tues)

Sat. Sept. 8 - Sierra Club Rise for Climate Rallies - Click Here for info.

Mon. Sept. 10, 7 PM - Lehigh Valley Sierra Club Meeting at Northampton Community College Fowler Center,  Northampton Community College Fowler 511 E. 3rd St., Bethlehem Southside. Click HERE for more info. (2nd Mon)

Sat. Sept. 15, 2018 - United Nations International Day of Democracy
 - Click HERE for info. (yearly on this date)

Tues. Sept. 18, 6-8:30 PM - 6th Annual Back to School Fundraiser at 109 S. 9th St. Allentown for Homeless Allentown Public School Students.  Info at cecegerlach@voteforcece.com. 

Fri. Sept. 21, 2018 - International Peace Day!
  Click HERE for info. (yearly on this date)


Tues. Sept. 25, 2018 - National Voter Registration Day - Here  (4th Tues in Sept)

Tues. Oct. 16 - World Food Day Here. (yearly on this date)

Sun. Oct 21, 11 AM to 1 PM - 14th Soul of Medicine Brunch in Phila. Click Here for info and registration.

Tues. Nov. 5 - Election Day. Polls open from 7 AM to 8 PM.


Tues. Oct. 16 - World Food Day Here. (yearly on this date)

Tues. Nov. 5 - Election Day. Polls open from 7 AM to 8 PM.

Sat. Dec. 1, 2018 - World AIDS Day - Click HERE for info. (yearly on 12/1)

Mon. Dec. 10, 2018 - International Human Rights Day - Click HERE for info. (yearly)

Sat. Dec. 15, 2018 - Bill of Rights Day - Click HERE for info. (yearly)

Fri. Feb. 1, 2019 - World Hijab Day - Click Here for info on an event in Ready. (Feb. 1st each year)

Wed. Feb. 20, 2019 - World Day of Social Justice - Click HERE for info. (yearly)

Fri. March 8, 2019 - International Women's Day (this date each year)

Thurs. March 21, 2019 - International Day for the Elimination of Racial Discrimination - Here. (yearly on this date)

Fri. March 22, 2019 - World Water Day - Here. (yearly on this date)

Wed. June 5, 2019 - World Environment Day - Click HERE for info. (yearly on this date)

Sat. June 8, 2019 - World Oceans Day Here. (yearly on this date)

Thurs. June 20, 2019 - World Refugee Day - Here. (yearly on this date)

Thurs. July 11, 2019 - World Population Day - Here. (yearly on this date)