Category Archives: films

First Day in October!

On this first day of October, this crisp fall Sunday, Allentown has two free Arts Festivals (taking place inside and outside), and the 22nd Collegiate Marching Band Competition (a ticketed event) all happening this afternoon, while down in Perkasie, PA, … Continue reading

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Another rainy day (or night) idea

Here are a few ideas for those spending a rainy day or night at home (with or without kids); Pick up your smart phone (or tablet or computer) and make a music video for the Make Music Upper Perk Cell … Continue reading

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Jump Start Your Weekend in Southside Bethlehem

Start your weekend this afternoon (if you can) at the Southside Film Festival in Bethlehem, PA, featuring an incredible range of short and feature length dramas, comedies, documentaries, and animated films that you are unlikely to find elsewhere; for synopses, … Continue reading

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Art for a New Year

While I know the New Year started several weeks ago, the holiday recovery time seems to take longer every year. But now that we are approaching the end of January (!), perhaps people are ready to start heading out again … Continue reading

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Don’t wait until the weekend!

The SouthSide Film Festival in Bethlehem, PA started today, and continues through Saturday, June 18th, 2016. This is a really interesting (and surprisingly low cost) event, featuring movies you’ve never heard of and might never get a chance to see … Continue reading

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Harper Lee Events this week, starting on Monday!

It is nearly impossible to get through high school in the United States without reading Harper Lee’s classic novel, To Kill a Mockingbird. The book was written for adults, however, and re-reading the book as an adult is a marvelous experience. … Continue reading

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Free Art, Free Music, Free Theater

The Allentown Art Museum is offering free admission all summer long, beginning on Sunday, June 14, 2015 through Labor Day, September 6, 2015. In addition to the permanent collection, exhibits on display this summer include the photography exhibit, Weston’s Women: … Continue reading

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