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Thursday, May 5, 2016 by The Press in Columns

MAY 5

• Storytime, 11 a.m., at Coplay Public Library, 49 S. Fifth St. Information: 610-262-7351

• AARP Chapter 3115 meeting, noon, at American Club of Coplay, 300 Cherry St. You are asked to bring a nonperishable item for the food bank. Information: 610-395-2810

• Whitehall-Coplay Middle School spring open house, 6:30-8:30 p.m., at the school, 2930 Zephyr Blvd., Whitehall

• Borough PTA meeting, 6:30 p.m., at Siegfried Elementary School, 1677 Lincoln Ave., Northampton

• Catasauqua Middle School achievement night, 7 p.m., at the school, 850 Pine St.

• Quilting and sewing, 8:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m., at Lehigh Valley Active Life, 1633 W. Elm St., Allentown. Free. Information: 610-437-3700

• Knit and chat, 9-11 a.m., at Lehigh Valley Active Life, 1633 W. Elm St., Allentown. Free. Information: 610-437-3700

• Current events informal discussion group, 2-3:30 p.m., at Lehigh Valley Active Life, 1633 W. Elm St., Allentown. Free. Information: 610-437-3700

• Delaware-Lehigh Amateur Radio Club meeting, 7:30 p.m., at Bethlehem Township Community Center, 2900 Farmersville Road. Information: 610-432-8286 or dlarc.org

MAY 6

• Drop-in studio arts class, 9-11:30 a.m., at Lehigh Valley Active Life, 1633 W. Elm St., Allentown. Information, registration and cost: 610-437-3700

• Piloxing (mixes Pilates and boxing movements), 10-11 a.m., at Lehigh Valley Active Life, 1633 W. Elm St., Allentown. The class continues until June 24. Information and cost: 610-437-3700

• Life-sharing discussion group, 1-3 p.m., at Lehigh Valley Active Life, 1633 W. Elm St., Allentown. Information: 610-437-3700

• Line dance social with lessons, 1-4 p.m., at Lehigh Valley Active Life, 1633 W. Elm St., Allentown. Information and cost: 610-437-3700

• Scrabble, 2:30 p.m., at Lehigh Valley Active Life, 1633 W. Elm St., Allentown. Free. Information: 610-437-3700

• Coloring and wine session, 5-7:30 p.m., at Lehigh Valley Active Life, 1633 W. Elm St., Allentown. Information, registration and cost: 610-437-3700

• Pinochle, 7 p.m., in the Trexler Room at Lehigh Valley Active Life, 1633 W. Elm St., Allentown. Information and cost: 610-437-3700

MAY 7

• Whitehall Lions Club basket social, 9 a.m.-2 p.m., at Egypt Community Church, 4129 S. Church St. Prize-winning tickets will be drawn 2-4 p.m. Information and tickets: Patty at 610-432-4339 or Judy at 610-262-7598

• Spring craft fair, 9 a.m.-3 p.m., at Faith Evangelical Lutheran Church, 3355 MacArthur Road, Whitehall

• Coplay Borough’s annual tire drop-off program, 10 a.m.-2 p.m., at 1 Bridge St., off North Front Street and Coplay-Northampton Bridge. There is no fee to drop off used tires, but proof of residency is required. Tires from large trucks, motorcycles, ATVs and bicycles will not be accepted.

• Whitehall Township Public Library pet day (pet and human socialization, vendors and kitten adoption information), 11 a.m.-2 p.m., at the library, 3700 Mechanicsville Road. All well-behaved pets who are up to date on current vaccinations and are under the control of a leash or other species-appropriate restraints are welcome. A rain date is set for May 21.

• Adult coloring session, noon-3 p.m., at Coplay Public Library, 49 S. Fifth St. Information: 610-262-7351

• All-you-can-eat spaghetti dinner, 4-8 p.m., at Good Shepherd Lutheran Church, 1335 Old Carriage Road, Kreidersville

• Mother’s Day dinner, 4:30 p.m., at Covenant United Methodist Church, 2715 Mountain View Drive, Bath. Information and cost: church office at 610-837-7517

• Dance with music by King Henry & Jacob, 7:30-10:30 p.m., in the Trexler Room at Lehigh Valley Active Life, 1633 W. Elm St., Allentown. Information and cost: 610-437-3700

MAY 8

• 3-D archery shoot, 7 a.m. (registration)-noon, at Point Phillips Rod & Gun Club, 1035 Smith Gap Road, Bath. Information and cost: 610-837-0310

• All-you-can-eat breakfast, 8-11:30 a.m., at Point Phillips Rod & Gun Club, 1035 Smith Gap Road, Bath. Information and cost: 610-837-0310

• Lehigh Township Historical Centre open house, 1-4 p.m., at 3811 Lehigh Drive, Pennsville

• Mother’s Day continental breakfast, 8:30 a.m., at Bushkill United Methodist Church, 1330 Church Road, Wind Gap. Information: church office at 610-759-7132

• Pinochle, 1:30 p.m., in the Trexler Room at Lehigh Valley Active Life, 1633 W. Elm St., Allentown. Information and cost: 610-437-3700

MAY 9

• Annual May luncheon of the Woman’s Club of Whitehall Township, noon, at Morgan’s, 3079 Willow St., Coplay

• St. John’s Friendly Fifties meeting, 1 p.m., in the church’s social hall, 1343 Newport Ave., Northampton

• Lehigh Elementary School spring concert, 7 p.m., at the school, 800 Blue Mountain Drive, Walnutport

• Good Vibrations chorus practice, 9:30-11 a.m., at Lehigh Valley Active Life, 1633 W. Elm St., Allentown. Information: 610-437-3700

• Pinochle, 7 p.m., in the Trexler Room at Lehigh Valley Active Life, 1633 W. Elm St., Allentown. Information and cost: 610-437-3700

MAY 10

• Cub Scout Pack 40 sign-up and a Hot Wheels race (for boys in kindergarten through fourth grade), 6:45 p.m., at Good Shepherd Lutheran Church, 1335 Old Carriage Road, Kreidersville. Information: Cubmaster Brian Dungan at briandunganpack40@gmail.com or cubscoutpack40kreidersville.org

• Northampton Area High School PTSA meeting, 6 p.m., at the school, 1619 Laubach Ave.

• Moore Elementary School band concert, 7 p.m., in the auditorium of Northampton Area High School, 1619 Laubach Ave.

• Quilting and sewing, 8:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m., at Lehigh Valley Active Life, 1633 W. Elm St., Allentown. Free. Information: 610-437-3700

• TOPS (Take Off Pounds Sensibly), 9-10:45 a.m., at Lehigh Valley Active Life, 1633 W. Elm St., Allentown. Information and cost: 610-437-3700

• Ceramics class, 9-11:30 a.m., at Lehigh Valley Active Life, 1633 W. Elm St., Allentown. Information and cost: 610-437-3700

• Cribbage, 1-5 p.m., at Lehigh Valley Active Life, 1633 W. Elm St., Allentown. Free. Information: 610-437-3700

• Mah Jongg, 1-5 p.m., at Lehigh Valley Active Life, 1633 W. Elm St., Allentown. Free. Information: 610-437-3700

MAY 11

• Northampton AARP Chapter 3915 meeting, noon (doors open), at Northampton Banquet & Event Center, 1601 Laubach Ave.

• Blood pressure screenings for adults, 1-3 p.m., at Coplay Public Library, 49 S. Fifth St.

• Association of BellTell retirees and Lehigh Valley Pioneer Club meeting, 1 p.m., at Northampton Banquet & Event Center, 1 Lerchenmiller Drive, Northampton. Required reservations: 610-262-5752 or crutterwms@ptd.net

• Northampton Area Middle School PTA meeting, 6 p.m., at the school, 1617 Laubach Ave.

• Catasauqua Middle School band concert, 7 p.m., in the auditorium, 850 Pine St.

• Moore Elementary School spring chorus concert, 7 p.m., in the gymnasium, 2835 Mountain View Drive, Bath

• Movie: “45 Years,” 12:15 p.m., at Lehigh Valley Active Life, 1633 W. Elm St., Allentown. Information and cost: 610-437-3700

• The Lehigh Valley Beekeepers Association meeting, 7 p.m., in alumni hall rooms 130 A-D at Northampton Community College, 3835 Green Pond Road, Bethlehem. Information: lehighvalleybeekeepers.org or Ann at 610-298-3254

MAY 12

• Storytime, 11 a.m., at Coplay Public Library, 49 S. Fifth St. Information: 610-262-7351

• Grief presentation, 6:30-7:30 p.m., in the Catasauqua High School auditorium, 2500 Bullshead Road, Northampton. Information: Sheckler Elementary School Counselor Kim Ceccatti at 610-264-5601

• Catasauqua Middle School fifth-grade parent orientation, 7 p.m., in the auditorium, 850 Pine St.

• George Wolf Elementary School spring vocal concert, 7 p.m., at the school, 300 Allen St., Bath