Northampton Press

Saturday, October 20, 2018
PRESS PHOTOS BY HANNA O’REILLYAbove: Rebecca Miklas and Moore Township Supervisor Dick Gable enjoy Moore Township Community Days, held Aug. 24 and 25 at Moore Township Recreation Center, 635 English Road. PRESS PHOTOS BY HANNA O’REILLYAbove: Rebecca Miklas and Moore Township Supervisor Dick Gable enjoy Moore Township Community Days, held Aug. 24 and 25 at Moore Township Recreation Center, 635 English Road.
Right: Jesse and Joshua Silfies, of Moore Township, and Marky Simmons, of Northampton, have fun during the Community Days festivities. Right: Jesse and Joshua Silfies, of Moore Township, and Marky Simmons, of Northampton, have fun during the Community Days festivities.

Moore Township: Oktoberfest planned for Oct. 6

Wednesday, October 3, 2018 by The Press in Columns

Holy Cross Lutheran Church, 696 Johnson Road, invites the community to Oktoberfest 2-6 p.m. Oct. 6.

Come out for food, hayrides, bingo, face painting, apple bobbing, pumpkin carving and other games. There will also be a blessing of the pets 4 p.m.

For more information, call the church 610-759-7363.

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Klecknersville Rangers Volunteer Fire Company, 2718 Mountain View Drive, invites the community to its annual fall festival 11 a.m.-7 p.m. Oct. 6.

There will be games, hayrides, barrel train rides for kids, great food, a Chinese auction and entertainment by Karaoke with Bubba.

For more information, call 610-837-1901.

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Salem United Church of Christ, 2218 Community Drive, is serving a ham dinner 3-7 p.m. Oct. 6. There is a cost, and advance tickets are required.

For more information and to reserve tickets, call Kathryn VanBlargan at 610-837-1182, Pat Thomas at 610-759-5780 or Bob Krause at 610-972-4645.

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Christ United Church of Christ, Little Moore, 913 S. Mink Road, is having a fall bazaar 9 a.m.-1 p.m. Oct. 6.

There will be homemade apple dumplings, baked goods, white elephant sale, used clothing sale and handmade crafts. The kitchen will be open.

For more information, call 610-837-6051.

The church is holding an all-you-can-eat pork and sauerkraut dinner 3:30-6 p.m. Oct. 20. Advance tickets are required. Deadline for tickets is Oct. 7.

For more information and to order tickets, call 610-837-0680.

The church is also looking for vendors to participate in a holiday vendor and craft show 9 a.m.-2 p.m. Dec. 8. One vendor per product will be allowed, and space is limited. There is a cost.

For more information or to reserve your spot, call Becky at 484-866-1683.

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Moore Township invites residents to participate in the last Northampton County Hazardous Waste recycling event for this year. It will be 9 a.m.-noon Oct. 6 at Waste Management, 910 W. Pennsylvania Ave., Pen Argyl.

For a list of acceptable waste items and for more information, visit the link on the Moore Township website, mooretownship.org/forms/erecycling18.pdf.

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Moore Elementary Parent Teacher Association (PTA) is having an event called Painting Pumpkins with Pop Oct. 10.

Bring a pumpkin and your father, grandfather, uncle, etc., and enjoy painting pumpkins together. The PTA will provide all paint and extras to make a masterpiece. There is a cost.

Session 1 will be held 5:50-6:50 p.m., and session 2 will be held 7-8 p.m. at Moore Elementary School, 2835 Mountain View Drive.

For more information, email Kate Latteman at klatte_08@yahoo.com.

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The Moore Township Historical Commission is holding its annual Oktoberfest 6:30-9:30 p.m. Oct. 11 at the Klecknersville Rangers Volunteer Fire Company.

Tickets are available from any committee member or at the Moore Township Municipal Building, 2491 Community Drive.

Call Dick Gable at 610-759-9449, ext. 3 to purchase tickets.

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Point Phillips Rod & Gun Club, 1035 Smith Gap Road, is having a night of live music featuring Liquor Soaked Highway 7-10 p.m. Oct. 13. There is a cost. The kitchen will be open.

The club is also having an all-you-can-eat breakfast 8-11:30 a.m. Oct. 14. There is a cost.

For more information on these events, call 610-837-0310.

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Mountain View Wesleyan Church, 1001 Deemer Road, is having its annual fall festival 3-5 p.m. Oct. 20, rain or shine.

There will be games, tractor rides, food and chili and pie contests.

For more information, contact the church at 610-759-7553.

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Moore Township Athletic Association has online sign-ups open for winter sports — wresting and basketball — through Oct. 31. Register online at mtaaredhawks.org.

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This column is published every two weeks. The next date will be Oct. 18. Please send your special event information by Oct. 12 to make the deadline. My email address is jennstumer@yahoo.com.