Build Your Own Rain Barrel at Lower Saucon Twp. Workshop

Save money and help protect local streams by building your own rain barrel in which to collect water at a collaborative community workshop May 5 in Lower Saucon Township. The workshop is being sponsored by the Saucon Creek Watershed Association and Lower Saucon Township’s Environmental Advisory Council.

Kindred Spirits Introduces Wellness Workshops, Personal Coaching (Sponsored)

Kindred Spirits Books & Gifts in Hellertown is providing customers with another way to connect with their personal goals–and achieve them while gaining inner wisdom and peace. On Friday, July 1, the new age bookstore and gift shop at 66 W. Water Street will host its second wellness workshop, with future workshops to be held the first Friday of each month from 6:00 to 7:30 p.m.

Marvel Comic Book Artist Will Appear at Hellertown Library in July

Note: This article has been updated to reflect the fact that registration for the comic book event is required. A well-known Marvel comic book artist who lives in the area will appear at the Hellertown Area Library in July for a children’s drawing class and meet-and-greet that’s in keeping with HAL’s 2015 summer reading theme, “Every Hero Has a Story.” Scott Hanna, who lives in Riegelsville, Bucks County, will lead two drawing classes on Wednesday, July 15: one for ages 9-13 from 5 to 6:45 p.m., and one for ages 13-18 from 6:15 to 8 p.m.

Hanna, who has created DC and Marvel comics for nearly 30 years, is the subject of a profile story in the current issue of Lehigh Valley Style magazine. Pre-registration for this event is required. To register, call the library at 610-838-8381 or stop by during regular hours.