Northampton Press

Sunday, October 22, 2017

Happenings

Monday, October 9, 2017 by The Press in Columns

OCT. 9

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

• Woman’s Club of Whitehall meeting, 7 p.m., at Faith Evangelical Lutheran Church, 3355 MacArthur Road, Hokendauqua

OCT. 10

• Coplay Recreation & Welfare Association community food bank is open, 8:30-10 a.m., in the basement of borough hall, 98 S. Fourth St.

• Intro to Microsoft Word class, 6 p.m., at Whitehall Township Public Library, 3700 Mechanicsville Road. Information: 610-432-4339

• Governor Wolf Historical Society meeting, 7 p.m., at the campus, 6600 Jacksonville Road, East Allen Township. Information: govwolf.org

• Health fair, 9 a.m.-noon, at Lehigh Valley Active Life, 1633 W. Elm St, Allentown. Information: 610-437-3700

OCT. 11

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

• Coplay Sports Inc. meeting, 7:30 p.m., at the Sixth Street field house

OCT. 12

• Storytime with Miss Veronica, 11 a.m., at Coplay Public Library, 49 S. Fifth St.

• Bingo, noon-2 p.m., at Whitehall Senior Lifestyle Center, 2301 Pine St., West Catasauqua. Information and cost: 610-437-3700

OCT. 13

• Fall basket social, 4 p.m. (drawing begins 7:30 p.m.), at Hope Lutheran Church, 4131 Lehigh Drive, Cherryville. Information and cost: church office at 610-767-7203

• Northampton Area Public Library basket social, 6 p.m. (doors open), at Northampton Banquet & Event Center, 1601 Laubach Ave. Tickets: sold at the door. Buy your tickets before the day of the event at the library, 1615 Laubach Ave., and enjoy a special presale price of buy three and get one free. Information and cost: 610-262-7537

• The Chemo Bag Zumbathon, 6:30-8:30 p.m., at St. John’s United Church of Christ, 575 Grape St., Fullerton. For a list of items to donate: thechemobag@gmail.com; information: Cheryl at 610-502-0411

• Tavern night, 7-10 p.m. (doors open 6:30 p.m.), at the Governor Wolf Historical Society campus, 6600 Jacksonville Road, East Allen Township

• Whitehall Township Bureau of Fire Haunted Hayride, 7-11 p.m., at Whitehall Parkway, 4689 S. Church St. Tickets: sold at the event

• Polka and button box music event, 7:30-10:30 p.m., at Northampton Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 4714, Main Street and Laubach Avenue

OCT. 14

• First annual Hokendauqua fire hall golf benefit, 8 a.m. (registration) and 9 a.m. (shotgun start), at Willow Brook Golf Course, 1364 Howertown Road, North Catasauqua. Information and cost: Jeff Gerhard at 610-751-1492 or Jimmy Greene at 610-703-4479

• Open house, 11 a.m.-3 p.m., at Bath Fire Department, 121 Center St.

• Halupki dinner, 4-7 p.m., at Grace United Church of Christ, 902 Lincoln Ave. Information and cost: 610-262-7186

• All-you-can-eat ham dinner, 4:30-6:30 p.m., at Egypt Community Church, 4129 S. Church St. Tickets: available at the door

• Music in Motion, 6 p.m. (national anthem 5:55 p.m.), at Zephyr Stadium, school district campus, Mechanicsville Road, Whitehall. Information and cost: wmpamarchingband@gmail.com

• Whitehall Township Bureau of Fire Haunted Hayride, 7-11 p.m., at Whitehall Parkway, 4689 S. Church St. Tickets: sold at the event

• Karaoke with Crazy K, 8-11 p.m., at Northampton Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 4714, Main Street and Laubach Avenue. Information: 610-262-3891

OCT. 15

• Breakfast, 9 a.m.-noon, at Catasauqua Club, 226 Pine St. Information, cost and reservations (recommended): 610-264-1771

• Northampton Exchange Club fall craft fair and tricky tray, 10 a.m.-3 p.m., at Northampton Banquet & Event Center, 1601 Laubach Ave.

• Canal festival, noon-5 p.m., along the canal near the Lehigh River, Walnutport

• Siegfried Railroad Station will be open, 1-4 p.m., on West 21st Street, Northampton. Information: 610-262-8198

• Blessing of the pets service, 2 p.m., in Parker Hall of Faith Evangelical Lutheran Church, 3355 MacArthur Road, Hokendauqua

OCT. 16

• Open mic and jam night with special guest “Timoteo,” 6:30 p.m., at Whitehall Township Public Library, 3700 Mechanicsville Road