Monthly Archives: November 2014

Non-shopping fun for Thanksgiving Weekend

In addition to walking in the woods for some quiet contemplation this weekend, there are some opportunities to enjoy art, music, and theater in the area. If you want to avoid spending money all together, go to the Allentown Art … Continue reading

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Black Friday Alternatives

Beyond staying home and digesting yesterday’s feast, or preparing for the next snowfall, there are a few other alternatives to the shopping mall madness that has become a Black Friday ritual for many. If you feel the need to shop … Continue reading

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Craft fairs today

Just a reminder: Palm Schwenkfelder’s Annual Holiday Bazaar will take place on Saturday, November 22, 2014 from 9 a.m. – 3 p.m. In addition to good crafts, one can always count on good food; breakfast (sticky buns?), lunch (homemade soup, hoagies, and more) and … Continue reading

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Christkindlmarkt at Bethlehem opens Thursday, November 20th

The Christkindlmarkt at ArtsQuest, southside Bethlehem, will be open every Thursday through Sunday (except Thanksgiving day) from November 20-December 21, 2014. Over 100 artists and crafters (some only in town for one weekend, some for the entire run of the fest) can be found … Continue reading

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Jack Piccari and Friends play at Jazz and Joe in November

I will keep telling people about my favorite monthly event until the venue is bursting at the seams and I have trouble getting a seat. But until then, here’s your monthly reminder that the Second Thursday of the Month means … Continue reading

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Battle of the Bands at McCoole’s, Quakertown

Here’s your chance to hear and see the newest bands and performers before they graduate and leave the area. Yes, I said “graduate.” This Battle of the Bands is for musicians between the ages of 12 and 21 (and at … Continue reading

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Music, Crafts, and Bacon

No need to wait until the weekend for live concerts and new art exhibits. On Wednesday, November 5th, the Allentown Band presents the family friendly concert Fabulous Fables, 7 p.m. at Miller Symphony Hall, 23 N. 6th Street, Allentown, PA. … Continue reading

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