Attend One of Four Application Nights at Penn State Lehigh Valley

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Prospective students interested in applying to Penn State, including any of the campuses, are invited to attend one of four application nights at Penn State Lehigh Valley. Campus admissions representatives will be on hand to help prospective students complete their applications for Spring, Summer and Fall 2016 enrollment, as well as answer any application-related questions. The application fee will be waived for those who visit the Lehigh Valley campus. The four application night dates include:

Tuesday, November 10 from 6–8 p.m.
Wednesday, November 11 from 6–8 p.m.
Tuesday, November 17 from 6–8 p.m.
Wednesday, November 18 from 6–8 p.m.

For more information or to register for one of the sessions, visit Penn State Lehigh Valley is located at 2809 Saucon Valley Road, Center Valley, Pa.

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LSTPD Hiring Part-Time Officer

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The Lower Saucon Township Police Department is seeking applicants to fill a part-time officer position. In a post on the department’s Facebook page Tuesday, several requirements for applicants were highlighted. Minimum requirements include the successful completion of Act 120 training, a background investigation, a credit check, a fitness test, a physical evaluation, a psychological evaluation, a polygraph examination and a written exam. Applicants must also reside within a 10-mile radius of the Lower Saucon Township border. The hourly wage range for part-time Lower Saucon officers is $20.66 to $22.56.

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Artists Sought for Juried Art Show

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The Saucon Valley Conservancy is seeking artists for its first annual “Saucon Creek Arts Festival” on Saturday, May 30, 2015 from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. at the historic Heller Homestead Park, 1890-92 Friedensville Road, Bethlehem. This juried art show will feature the work of fine artists and artisans in a beautiful setting along the Saucon Creek in Lower Saucon Township. The jury is excited to award $1,500 in cash prizes to the winning artists. There is limited booth space available, so apply now through Feb. 28 at

Sign Up to Be a Vendor at the Saucon Valley Farmers’ Market

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The Saucon Valley Farmers’ Market in Hellertown is celebrating its tenth anniversary this year and is now accepting vendor applications for the 2015 market, which will be held Sundays, May 3 to Nov. 22, from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.

The market is a producer-only market, meaning all items for sale must be made or produced by the seller. In addition to dozens of vendors, the market hosts many weekly activities, such as its Sunflower Contest, Cabbagefest, Power of the Pen, Honeyfest and more. Live entertainment is another draw for visitors, and this year’s opening day music will be provided by dulcimer artist Cliff Cole. In addition to seasonal vendor applications, applications are also being accepted for the market’s monthly Fourth Sunday Art in the Park, which features sellers of local handcrafted items. The vendor fee is $20 for a 10×10 space.