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UPPER MACUNGIE TWP: Food trucks, movie at Grange Park


Upper Macungie’s Food Truck Friday will take place 6-8 p.m. on July 31 at Grange Park, 360 Grange Park Road, Allentown.

Order great food from local food trucks, and picnic with the family.

Stay on July 31 when the township will be presenting a drive-in showing of the movie, “Toy Story 4.”

Bring chairs and tailgate for the movie. The number of vehicles will be limited and drivers will be directed to parking spots.

Masks will be required to use restrooms.

For information, go to uppermac.org.


Parkland Community Library is reopened at the ROMA Building, 1605 N. Cedar Crest Blvd., Suite 302, South Whitehall.

Hours are 9 a.m. to noon and 3-6 p.m. Monday-Friday; and 9 a.m. to noon Saturdays.

Two patrons at a time will be allowed in the library by appointment only to browse library shelves or use a computer.

These appointments will be scheduled for 45-minute time slots.

Between patron visits, library staff will clean and disinfect shelves and computer equipment.

A Virtual Harry Potter Family Trivia Night will be held 7-8 p.m. on July 31 on Zoom.

To register or for more information, go to parklandlibrary.org or call the library at 610-398-1361.


St. John’s UCC, 1027 Church St., Fogelsville, has started having drive in worship services in the church parking lot 10:30 a.m. Sundays, rain or shine.

If you get out of your car or sing, please wear a mask.

You can sit on a lawn chair, but you must always maintain social distancing.

For more information, call the church office at 610-398-7015.


Lehigh Valley Zoo, 5150 Game Preserve Road, Schnecksville, has reopened.

Admission tickets must be purchased in advance atlvzoo.org/reopen.

Timed reservations are being used to limit guest capacity and to allow plenty of room for guests and groups to enjoy the zoo at their leisure while adhering to social distancing protocols.

Print tickets if possible. If you cannot print the tickets, make sure the ticket file is downloaded and open on your phone when you are lined up for check-in, and make sure your screen is as bright as possible.

Your check-in may be delayed if your screen is dim, cracked, or covered with a dirty screen protector.

Masks or appropriate face coverings are required for all visitors age 2 and older. Make sure the mask covers nose and mouth.

The zoo has developed a reopening plan in accordance with Centers for Disease Control guidelines, public health guidelines, and recommendations set forth by the Association of Zoos and Aquariums, and is strictly adhering to all federal, state and county mandates pertaining to operating procedures and guest capacity.

Many no-contact procedures, such as point of sale, food pickup, etc. have been implemented and plexiglass shields have been installed at point of sale locations.

Seating has been rearranged to allow for social distancing, and a one-way traffic route around the zoo has been established for guests to follow.

Signage and applied floor markings denote social distancing guidelines, and the zoo is adhering to a strict and frequent cleaning schedule.

Giraffe and Lorikeet feedings and interactions are closed, as well as the playground area and Preston’s Pad.

Water fountains are also closed. Guests are encouraged to bring their own water bottles.

For more information, go to lvzoo.org or call 610-799-4171.