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Tuesday, February 6, 2018 by The Press in Columns

FEB. 6

• Tai Chi, 12:30-1:30 p.m., at Whitehall Lifestyle Center, 2301 Pine St., West Catasauqua. Information: 610-437-3700

• Creation Station Club (for kids of all ages), 6:30-7:30 p.m., at Whitehall Township Public Library, 3700 Mechanicsville Road. Information: 610-432-4339

• Cash bingo, 7 p.m., at Klecknersville Rangers Volunteer Fire Company, 2718 Mountain View Drive, Moore Township. Information and cost: fire company at 610-317-0808

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

• Course: “Introduction to iPad/iPhone,” 9-10:30 a.m., at Lehigh Valley Active Life, 1633 W. Elm St., Allentown. The class will continue Feb. 8. Information and cost: 610-437-3700

• Art for everyone, 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. Information: 610-437-3700

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

• Latin Salsa Band practice, 7:30-9:30 p.m., at Lehigh Valley Active Life, 1633 W. Elm St., Allentown. Bring your instrument. Information: 610-437-3700

FEB. 7

• Strength training, 10:30-11:30 a.m., at Whitehall Lifestyle Center, 2301 Pine St., West Catasauqua. Information: 610-437-3700

• Coplay Senior Citizens meeting, 1 p.m., at Commitment to Family & Community, 165 Cherry St., Coplay. Information: Dale at 610-262-5464

• Simply Play, 1 p.m., at Whitehall Township Public Library, 3700 Mechanicsville Road. Information: 610-432-4339

• Valentine card-making session, 6-8 p.m., in the reference area of Whitehall Township Public Library, 3700 Mechanicsville Road. Information: 610-432-4339

• Moorestown Garden Club meeting, 7 p.m., at Salem United Church of Christ, 2218 Community Drive, Moore Township. Information: 610-759-1652

• Moore Township Athletic Association meeting, 7:30 p.m., in the all-purpose room of Moore Elementary School, 2835 Mountain View Drive, Bath. Information: mtaaredhawks.org

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

• Presentation on PPL Corporation and PPL Electric Utilities, 10-11 a.m., at Lehigh Valley Active Life, 1633 W. Elm St., Allentown. Information and cost: 610-437-3700

• Course: “Introduction to Computer,” 11 a.m.-12:30 p.m., at Lehigh Valley Active Life, 1633 W. Elm St., Allentown. The class will continue every Wednesday and Friday until Feb. 23. Information and cost: 610-437-3700

• SAGE (Senior Activities for Growth and Enrichment), noon-2 p.m., at Lehigh Valley Active Life, 1633 W. Elm St., Allentown. Information and registration: 610-437-3700

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

• Marine Corps League Northampton County Detachment 298 meeting, 7 p.m., at 1621 Lehigh St., Easton. All active-duty and honorably discharged Marines are welcome. Information: jimmineousmc@rcn.com, norcomcl.org or Marine Corps League on Facebook

FEB. 8

• Gentle chair yoga, 9:30-10:30 a.m., at Whitehall Lifestyle Center, 2301 Pine St., West Catasauqua. Information: 610-437-3700

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

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

• Lehigh Valley Pops Orchestra practice, 9-10:30 a.m., at Lehigh Valley Active Life, 1633 W. Elm St., Allentown. Information: 610-437-3700

• Knit and chat, 9-11:30 a.m., at Lehigh Valley Active Life, 1633 W. Elm St., Allentown. Information and cost (for nonmembers): 610-437-3700

• Deadline to make a reservation for “Minority Inclusion” presentation organized by League of Women Voters of Lehigh County, to be held 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m. Feb. 12 at Superior Restaurant, 102 State Ave., Emmaus. Milagros Canales, award-winning community liaison and advocacy worker, will share information about needs of the minority community, how government, community and volunteers are helping and how our community organizations can be more inclusive. Information, reservations and cost: lwvlehigh@yahoo.com or 610-432-1456

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

FEB. 9

• Strength training, 10:30-11:30 a.m., at Whitehall Lifestyle Center, 2301 Pine St., West Catasauqua. Information: 610-437-3700

• “Tracks and Traces” program sponsored by Lehigh County Conservation District, 11 a.m.-noon, at Coplay Public Library, 49 S. Fifth St. Information: 610-262-7351

• Tai Chi, 12:30-1:30 p.m. at Whitehall Lifestyle Center, 2301 Pine St., West Catasauqua. Information: 610-437-3700

• Button box and polka entertainment, 7:30-10:30 p.m., at Northampton Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 4714, 1204 Main St.

• Elm Street Jazz workshop, 9-11 a.m., at Lehigh Valley Active Life, 1633 W. Elm St., Allentown. Information: 610437-3700

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

• Scrabble, 1:30 p.m., at Lehigh Valley Active Life, 1633 W. Elm St., Allentown. Information: 610-437-3700

• Line dance social, 1:30-3:30 p.m., at Lehigh Valley Active Life, 1633 W. Elm St., Allentown. Information and cost: 610-437-3700

FEB. 10

• Dutch breakfast, 8:30-11 a.m., at Whitehall Mennonite Church, 4138 Wilson St., Egypt. The event is free, but donations are gratefully accepted. Information: 610-262-7013

• Moore Township Athletic Association spring sports sign-ups (for baseball, softball, soccer and cheerleading), 10 a.m.-1 p.m., in the meeting room of the Moore Township Municipal Building, 2491 Community Drive. Information: mtaaredhawks.org

• Pibbles Paws Safe Haven second annual Pit-A-Ful tricky tray (11 a.m.-6 p.m.), spaghetti dinner (6-7 p.m.) and Valentine’s Day dance (7-11:30 p.m.), at Klecknersville Rangers Volunteer Fire Company, 2718 Mountain View Drive, Moore Township. Tickets are sold separately for the tricky tray. Information, cost and tickets: 484-735-1431

• Random Fandom event for teens, 1 p.m., at Northampton Area Public Library, 1615 Laubach Ave. Information and registration (required): 610-262-7537

• Edward M. Kennedy Democratic Association winter meeting, 1:30 p.m., at Paulie’s Restaurant, 1214 Chestnut St., Coplay

• Game day and valentine social, 1-3 p.m., in the old fellowship hall at Emmanuel’s Evangelical Lutheran Church, 3175 Valley View Drive, Moore Township. Bring a game, cards and/or a snack to share. Information: Jan at 610-704-4654

• Hokendauqua Park & Playground Association baseball and softball registration, 2-4 p.m., at Hokendauqua Fire Company, 3022 S. Second St. General information: hokeypark.org; information on baseball or softball registration: Chris Hudak at hudakchris7@gmail.com; information on Girls Lehigh Valley League 10U through 18U: Harvie Oliver at harvieoliver@gmail.com

• Ham dinner, 4-6 p.m., at St. John’s Lutheran Church, 18 S. Third St., Coplay

• Soup, salad and sweets event, 4-6 p.m., at Salem United Church of Christ, 615 Third St., Catasauqua. Information: 610-264-4091

• Valentine’s Day dance with DJ Flip, 7:30-10:30 p.m., at Northampton Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 4714, 1204 Main St.

FEB. 11

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

• All-you-can-eat breakfast, 8:30-11:30 a.m., in the social hall of St. Elizabeth of Hungary Roman Catholic Church, 618 Fullerton Ave., Fullerton

• Autism ministry (for those up to age 21 with Autism Spectrum Disorder), 10:45 a.m., at Bethany Wesleyan Church, 675 Blue Mountain Drive, Cherryville. Information: church office at 610 767-1239 or bethanywes.org

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

• Cash bingo benefiting Whitehall Area Hunger Initiative, 2 p.m. (doors open 1 p.m.), at Commitment to Family & Community, 165 Cherry St., Coplay. Tickets are $15. Bring your own chips or dabbers and a snack item for Snack Pack Pals. Information: Shari Noctor at 610-266-5241

FEB. 12

• Ladies’ Bible study, 10:30 a.m., at Emmanuel’s Evangelical Lutheran Church, 3175 Valley View Drive, Moore Township. Information: church office at 610-837-1741

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

• Quota Club of Northampton meeting, 6:30 p.m., at Northampton Banquet & Event Center, 1601 Laubach Ave. Information, cost (for dinner) and reservations: 610-262-5070

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

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

• Cards and games, 11:30 a.m., in the Trexler Room of Lehigh Valley Active Life, 1633 W. Elm St., Allentown. Information: 610-437-3700