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Coplay: St. John’s hosts Lenten series

Wednesday, March 7, 2018 by The Press in Columns

St. John’s Lutheran Church’s Lenten midweek series, 2018 Soup, Bread and Discussion, will be held 6 p.m. March 7, 14 and 21 at the church, 18 S. Third St.

Call Karen Haines at 610-697-1130 or Joan Wright at 610-262-7551 if you would like to provide soup or bread one night.


Whitehall-Coplay Hunger Initiative is planning a cash bingo March 11.

Doors open 1 p.m., and calling begins 2 p.m., at Commitment to Family & Community, 165 Cherry St.

There will be cash drawings as well as food and baked goods for sale. Specials may be purchased for extra games.

Please bring a snack item for the Snack Pack Pals. You can visit the Whitehall-Coplay Hunger Initiative Facebook page for a list of items.

For more information, call Shari Noctor at 610-266-5241. Mark your calendars for the next bingo, scheduled for April 8.


Coplay Recreation & Welfare Association’s food bank will be open 8:30-10:30 a.m. March 13 at the municipal building.

Proof of borough residency is required. For more information, call Jodi at 610-262-0928.


The next meeting for Coplay Sports is scheduled for 7:30 p.m. March 14 at the field house.


Coplay’s 150th anniversary committee will meet 7 p.m. March 15 in council chambers.

The committee will soon start finalizing plans and events. If your club, organization or civic group has not yet attended a meeting, stop by to be a part of the celebration. It will soon be too late to participate in this once-in-a-lifetime event.


The American Club of Coplay will be moving the start of its annual egg hunt from noon to 10 a.m. March 24 due to the Saquon Barkley Day parade scheduled for noon.


The Borough of Coplay welcomes Max and Company hair and health studio to the community. It is located at 60 N. Third St., the previous home of A Cut in Time.


Borough employees would like to thank Giant Food Store for treating them to freshmade fastnachts on Feb. 13.


Organizations, civic groups and clubs can send me an email at or call me at 484-896-0514 to have your event listed in this column.