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Lehigh Township column

Thursday, May 2, 2013 by KRISTINA HESCH-GROVER Special to The Press in Columns

Walk set for May 18

The Lehigh Township Rails to Trails and the D&L National Heritage Corridor organization will be sponsoring an interpretive walk along the D&L National Corridor Saturday, May 18.

The walk will start at 9 a.m. at the Cove Road trailhead under the Treichlers Bridge and will move at a leisurely pace for about 1.5 miles to Rockdale with stops to discuss local history, geology and biology.

Although there is no cost for the walk, donations are always appreciated.

Children age 10 and over are welcome.

Registration is necessary. Call 610-767-0676 or email LTR2T@hotmail. com for more information.

The rain date is Sunday, May 19.


The Bethany Wesleyan Church Annual Trout Fishing Derby will take place 8 a.m.-1 p.m. Saturday, May 18, rain or shine at 3678 W. Lizard Creek Road, Lehighton.

Information and registration forms are available online at

There is a cost.


The Lehigh Township Historical Centre at Indian Trail Park, Pennsville, will be open 1-4 p.m. Sunday, May 12.

The showcase exhibits contain toys, old gadgets and appliances, tools, items from local businesses and much more.

Admission is free but donations are accepted.

For more information, call 610-767-5989.