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Monday, August 19, 2019

Northampton: Food bank will hold penny party Sept. 23 in Cherryville

Wednesday, September 19, 2018 by The Press in Columns

Northampton Area Food Bank’s annual penny party will be held Sept. 23 at Hope Lutheran Church, 4131 Lehigh Drive, Cherryville.

Doors open 1:30 p.m. The games begin 2 p.m.

Refreshments will be available, and a raffle and bake sale are also planned.

Proceeds benefit the needy in the Northampton Area School District and surrounding areas.

For more information, call Kelly Frantz at 610-262-7826.


Siegfried Railroad Station, home of the Northampton Area Historical Society, will have its fall garage sale 8 a.m.-1 p.m. Sept. 29 at the station, 21st Street (Route 329).

The society is accepting donations from the public for its garage sale. Donations will be accepted at the station 6-8 p.m. Sept. 27 and 28.

Anyone wishing to help with the sale on these evenings or on the day of the sale is asked to call 610-262-8198.

Don’t forget to pick up your preordered mums 8-11 a.m. that morning.

There will be extra mums available for sale.


Pink-Pumpkins’ Coins 4 Chemo will be held 8 a.m.-2 p.m. Sept. 30 at Tri-Boro Sportsmen Club, 2110 Canal St.

Proceeds of this indoor flea market and basket social will benefit patients in treatment.

Homemade baked goods will be available for purchase.


Halloween Wheels on the Canal will be held 10 a.m.-3 p.m. Oct. 27 at Canal Street Park.

Rain date is Nov. 3.

The car show is open to all vehicles. Event organizers are seeking independent sales vendors, craft vendors and food vendors to participate.

There is a registration fee.

All vendors must be preregistered.

Vehicles can either preregister or register at the event. Registration begins 8 a.m.

Other highlights of the day include a basket raffle, deejay and a toy collection to benefit Toys for Tots.

This is a not-for-profit event with all proceeds going to help veterans. All proceeds will be split between Mission 22 and Blue Star Mothers of America, Lehigh Valley Chapter No. 201.

For more information, email; call 610-440-2407; of visit the group’s Facebook page, Halloween Wheels on the Canal.


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