Shoemaker Art Club Paints at Carmike

On Saturday, October 25th, the 5th grade Shoemaker Art Club painted the windows of the Carmike Movie Theatre at the Saucon Valley Promenade.  The group of 16 Art Club students painted a mural for the new Disney Movie, Big Hero 6, that opened in theaters Friday, November 7th.  The windows designs were a collaboration between the students, Carmike managers and Shoemaker teacher Jeff Shreck.  This was the first time this group of kids painted the Carmike windows, and the 20th

Willow Lane’s Global Cardboard Challenge

The gifted students in grades 3, 4 and 5 took part in the Global Cardboard Challenge at Willow Lane Elementary.
Inspired by the short film, ‘Caine’s Arcade,’ the Global Cardboard Challenge is an annual event presented by the Imagination Foundation that celebrates creativity and the role communities can play in fostering it.  Students of all ages are invited to build anything they can dream up using cardboard, recycled materials and imagination…. Read more…

EPSD Thanksgiving Luncheon

On Wednesday, November 5th, 996 East Penn School District senior citizens enjoyed a Thanksgiving meal provided by The Nutrition Group. Students at Eyer Middle School, Lower Macungie Middle School and Emmaus High School served the seniors their lunch and provided the afternoon’s entertainment. Thank you to our wonderful cafeteria workers for the delicious meal and to the staff and students at Eyer, LMMS & EHS for making this community event possible!

LMMS Veterans Day Program

On Tuesday, November 11th, Lower Macungie Middle School held their 46th Annual Veterans Day Program. Under the direction of Anthony Simons, the LMMS 7th & 8th grade band played a number of patriotic songs including Hymn to the Fallen, Marches of the Armed Forces and Taps. The LMMS Cadence Choir wowed the crowd with their rendition of the Star Spangled Banner and We Say Thank You, while handing out roses to the veterans in attendance…. Read more…