Northampton Press

Monday, February 24, 2020

Allen/East Allen townships: Butterfly event set for June 13

Wednesday, May 29, 2019 by The Press in Columns

A Butterfly to Remember memorial event will be held 6 p.m. June 13 at Wayne Grube Memorial Park, Pavilion No. 1, 1200 Willowbrook Road, Allen Township.

The event is open to anyone who has experienced the loss of a loved one. A butterfly release was chosen as a symbol to represent change and hope — themes that represent the end-of-life journey. AseraCare Hospice is organizing the event.

To RSVP or for more information, contact the Rev. David Duquette at or 610-336-0711.


Reminder: East Allen Township summer camp registrations are still being accepted at the municipal building, 5344 Nor-Bath Blvd.

The camp runs 9 a.m.-1 p.m. June 17-Aug. 1 at Bicentennial Park for ages 5-12.

For more information, contact Chuck Frantz at 610-262-7961, ext. 306.


The Kreidersville Covered Bridge Challenge 10K/5K run and walk will be held June 1 at the covered bridge. The event begins 9 a.m.

To register in advance, at a discounted price, visit Registration on the day of the race begins 7:30 a.m.


The fifth annual Northampton Area School District Student Council car show will be held July 27 at Bicentennial Park West, 5351 Park West Lane, East Allen Township.

Registration is 9 a.m.-noon. Dash plaques will be given to the first 100 preregistered cars. Awards will be given 3 p.m.

All makes, models and years of cars, trucks, motorcycles and antique tractors are welcome. The event will also include door prizes, a tricky tray, food, a deejay, craft show and flea market. All proceeds benefit NASD Student Council.

For registration and other information, call Roy at 610-440-2213 or 610-704-9021.


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