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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Complete Monthly Calendar

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Sun. May 27, 9 AM - Breakfast Forum at the Unitarian Universalist Church of the Lehigh Valley, 424 Center St., Bethlehem. Click Here for information on topics.

Tues. May 29 - Week Three of Poor People's Campaign - The War Economy: Militarism and The Proliferation of Gun iolence in Harrisburg on the Capitol steps at 2 PM. Click Here for info.

Tues. May 29, Noon - Tuesdays with Toomey in Allentown at 1150 S. Cedar Crest Blvd. - HERE! (every Tues)

Tues. May 29, 7-9 PM - POWER Northeast's Weekly Community Meetings at 916 W. Turner St., Allentown. Building community power against inequitable systems that have historically negatively impacted Black, Latino, working class, and poor communities in the Lehigh Valley.  Click HERE for info. (every Tues)

Tues. May 29, 3:30 PM - Lehigh Valley Committee Against Killing Meeting at LEPOCO Peace Center, 313 W. 4th St., Bethlehem. Working to repeal the death penalty in PA. Call 610-691-8730. (last Tues)

Tues. May 29, 7-9 PM - LV Humanists Book Club at Pies On Pizzeria, 601 Front St., Catasauqua. Click HERE for info. (4th Tues)

Wed. May 30, 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. May 31, 7 PM - Screening of "Packed in a Trunk: The Lost Art of Edith Lake Wilkinson" at the Bradbury-Sullivan Community Center, 522 W. Maple St., Allentown. Talk facilitated byMargo Hopps, Muhlenberg College. Info at 60-347-9988.

Thurs. May 31 - Interview with Kathy Kelly (LEPOCO Annual Dinner Speaker) on Lehigh Valley Discourse, WDIY public radio, 88.1 FM or WDIY.org. 

Thurs. May 31, 6-9 PM - A Non-Partisan Citizens' Forum on Government Reform in Scranton. Click Here for info.

Fri. June 1, 8 AM - Breakfast and Panel Discussion on "Shared Housing at Dubbs Community Center, 457 W. Allen St., Allentown. Cost $8. Register at Conference of Churches at 610-433-6421.

Fri. June 1, 6:30 - 8:30 PM - Wear Orange Lehigh Valley - A Community Gathering to Honor the Victims of Gun Violence at Arts Park, Allentown. Free. Sponsored by Moms Demand Action.

Fri. June 1, 7 PM - LEPOCO First Friday Popcorn and Politics Film Series presents "I.F. Stone's Weekly" at the LEPOCO Peace Center, 313 W. 4th St., Bethlehem. Click Here for info. (1st Fri)

Fri. June 1 to Sun. June 3 - 2018 PA Permaculture Convergence in Tamaqua. Click Here for info.

Fri. June 1 to Sun. June 3 - Left Forum in NYC. Click Here for info.

Sun. June 3, 9 AM - Breakfast Forum at the Unitarian Universalist Church of the Lehigh Valley, 424 Center St., Bethlehem. Click Here for information on topics.

Sun. June 3, 10:30 PM - LV Humanist Meeting at the Bradbury-Sullivan Community Center, 522 West Maple St., Allentown. Click HERE for info. (1st Sun)

Mon. June 4 to Fri. June 8 Solar Electric 5-Day Certification Workshop in Brookville Pa. Certification to work in the solar energy area. Click Here for info.

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

Mon. June 4, 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)

Tues. June 5, 2018 - World Environment Day - Click HERE for info. (yearly on this date)

Mon. June 4 - Week Four of Poor People's Campaign - Ecological Devestation and Health in Harrisburg. Rally on the Capitol steps at 2 PM. Click Here for info.

Tues. June 5, Noon - Tuesdays with Toomey in Allentown at 1150 S. Cedar Crest Blvd. - HERE! (every Tues)

Tues. June 5, 7-9 PM - POWER Northeast's Weekly Community Meetings at 916 W. Turner St., Allentown. Building community power against inequitable systems that have historically negatively impacted Black, Latino, working class, and poor communities in the Lehigh Valley.  Click HERE for info. (every Tues)

Tues. June 5, 6 PM - LEPOCO First Tuesday Book Club. Click HERE for info or call Mimi Lang at 610-866-2407. (1st Tues)

Tues. June 5, 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. June 6, 3:30 PM - 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 Wed)

Wed. June 6, 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. June 6, 6 PM - Free Legal Update and Workshop for DACA at St. Luke's Lutheran Church, 417 North 7th St. Allentown. Featured presenter is attorney Jane Schoener. Workshop for immigrant and non-immigrant alike. Info at erikasutherland@muhlenberg.edu.

Wed. June 6, 6:30 PM - Lehigh Valley For All Meeting in Bethlehem at United Steelworkers Hall, 53 E. Lehigh St., Bethlehem. Info at Lehigh Valley For All or tomtharring@aol.com. (1st Wed.)

Wed. June 6, 9 PM - Weekly National People's Agenda Conference Call!  Click HERE to register. (each Wed)

Wed. June 6, 9 PM - Know Drones Weekly Conference CallClick HERE for info. (Wed. weekly)

Wed. June 6, 9 PM - PDA Economic and Social Justice Conference Call. Click HERE for info. (1st Wed)

Wed. June 6, 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)

Fri. June 8 - World Oceans Day Here. (yearly on this date)


Sat. June 9, 11-1 PM - Spring Fundraiser for Planned Parenthood Keystone in Bethlehem. Click Here for info.

Sun. June 10, 9 AM - Breakfast Forum at the Unitarian Universalist Church of the Lehigh Valley, 424 Center St., Bethlehem. Click Here for information on topics.

Mon. June 11 - Week Five of Poor People's Campaign - Everybody's got the right to live: jobs, income and housing in Harrisburg. Rally on the Capitol steps at 2 PM. Click Here for info.

Mon. June 11, 2-4 PM - Meeting of Beyond Capitalism Working Group at Moravian College, Zinzendorf 103, Moravian College, Bethlehem. Click Here for info. (each Monday)

Mon. June 11, 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)Mon. June 11, 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. June 11, 7 PM - LV Humanist Book Club at Hello Burrito in Bethlehem. Click HERE for info. (2nd Mon)

Mon. June 11, 9 PM - PDA National ERA 3-State Strategy Conference Call - Click HERE for info. (2nd Mon)

Tues. June 12, Noon - Tuesdays with Toomey in Allentown at 1150 S. Cedar Crest Blvd. - HERE! (every Tues)

Tues. June 12, 7-9 PM - POWER Northeast's Weekly Community Meetings at 916 W. Turner St., Allentown. Building community power against inequitable systems that have historically negatively impacted Black, Latino, working class, and poor communities in the Lehigh Valley.  Click HERE for info. (every Tues)


Tues. June 12, 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. June 12, 6:30 to 8:45 PM - Alliance for Sustainable Communities Monthly Meeting at Moravian College, HUB, Air Products Room. Open to all interested in the Alliance. Click HERE for info. (usually 2nd Tues)

Tues. June 12, 9 PM - PDA End Wars and Occupations - Redirect Funding Conference Call. Click HERE for info. (2nd Tues)

Wed. June 13, 5:30-7:30 PM - Green Drinks Lehigh Valley at Allentown Brew Works, 812 Hamilton St. Click HERE for info. (2nd Wed)

Wed. June 13, 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. June 14, 4:30-5:30 PM - Monthly Peace Vigil, Third and Wyandotte Sts. Bethlehem. (2nd Thurs)

Thurs. June 14, 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. June 14, 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. June 14, 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. June 14, 7 PM - Dinner and Environmental Movie at the Ship Inn, Milford NJ. RSVP to Susan Schirmer at soupys@att.net. (2nd Thurs)

Sat. June 16, 1:30 to 4:30 PM - Screening of 'Sweet Dreams' followed by Drumming and Ice Cream Social at the Unitarian Universalist Church of the LV. Sponsored by Teach Rwanda. Suggested donation $15. RSVP at 443-837-8645.

Sun. June 17, 9 AM - Breakfast Forum at the Unitarian Universalist Church of the Lehigh Valley, 424 Center St., Bethlehem. Click Here for information on topics.

Mon. June 18 - Week Six of Poor People's Campaign - A New and Unsettling Force in Harrisburg on the capitol steps. Rally at 2 PM. Click Here for info.

Tues. June 19, Noon - Tuesdays with Toomey in Allentown at 1150 S. Cedar Crest Blvd. - HERE! (every Tues)

Tues. June 19, 7-9 PM - POWER Northeast's Weekly Community Meetings at 916 W. Turner St., Allentown. Building community power against inequitable systems that have historically negatively impacted Black, Latino, working class, and poor communities in the Lehigh Valley.  Click HERE for info. (every Tues)

Wed. June 20 - World Refugee Day - Here. (yearly on this date)
Cooperatives Here. (yearly on first Sat in July)
Wed. June 20, 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)

Fri. June 22, 7 PM (doors open at 6:30) - Fourth Friday Film Series present "How the Women's March is Advocating for Women's Rights" at the Unitarian Universalist Church of the Lehigh Valley, 424 Center Street, Bethlehem. Shawna Knipper, Executive Director of Women's March PA will join the discussion with an update of the movement. Click Here for info.

Sat. June 23, 9 to 4 PM - Healing Communities Training at UUCLV, 424 Center St., Bethlehem. Click Herefor info.

Sun. June 24, 9 AM - Breakfast Forum at the Unitarian Universalist Church of the Lehigh Valley, 424 Center St., Bethlehem. Click Here for information on topics.

Tues. June 26, Noon - Tuesdays with Toomey in Allentown at 1150 S. Cedar Crest Blvd. - HERE! (every Tues)

Tues. June 26, 7-9 PM - POWER Northeast's Weekly Community Meetings at 916 W. Turner St., Allentown. Building community power against inequitable systems that have historically negatively impacted Black, Latino, working class, and poor communities in the Lehigh Valley.  Click HERE for info. (every Tues)

Tues. June 26, 7-9 PM - LV Humanists Book Club at Pies On Pizzeria, 601 Front St., Catasauqua. Click HERE for info. (4th Tues)

Wed. June 27, 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. June 28, 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)

Sat. June 30, 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)

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

Fri. July 6, 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)

Wed. July 11 - World Population Day - Here. (yearly on this date)

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.

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, 7 PM (6:30 open) - Fourth Friday Films Series presents "Big Money Agenda: Undermining Democracy" a new documentary from local filmmakers Richard Master and Vince Mondillo. 


Thurs. Aug. 2 to Sat. Aug. 4 - Netroots Nation Conference in New Orleans. Click Here for info.
Thurs. Aug. 9 - International Day of the World's Indigenous Peoples - Here. (yearly on this date)
Sun. Aug. 12 - International Youth Day - Here. (yearly on this date)
Sun. Aug. 19 - World Humanitarian Day Here. (yearly on this date)

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


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)

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)