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Bath: Strawberry festival is set for June 8

Wednesday, June 5, 2019 by The Press in Columns

Salem United Church of Christ, 2218 Community Drive, will be having a strawberry festival 3-9 p.m. June 8.

There will be lots of good food, games, a prize raffle, cake walk and bingo. Music will be provided by Country Rhythm.


Emmanuel’s Lutheran Church, 3175 Valley View Drive, has announced the women’s group will be having a rock painting event 7 p.m. June 10.


Bath Community Days and carnival will be held June 12-15 at the Ciff Cowling Field, Allen Street. Hours are 6-10 p.m. each night except Saturday, which is 6-11 p.m.

The event is presented by the Bath firefighters.

There will be family ride nights 6-9 p.m. June 12 and 13.

Musical entertainment will be provided by Steel Creek, June 12; Uncle Smiley Band, June 13; Flirtin with the Mob, June 14; and Desire, June 15.

For more information, call 610-837-6400.


Emmanuel’s Lutheran Church will be having Vacation Bible School 6-8 p.m. June 17-21. This year’s program is titled “Roar.”

There will be Bible quests, an imagination station, sports and games, Kid Vid Cinema, snacks and music.

There will be a kid-friendly light supper 5:30 p.m.

Volunteers are needed.

Registration forms can be found on the tables in the gathering area or online at You can also call the church office at 610-837-1741.


Don’t forget to get fresh produce and other items 3-7 p.m. Fridays at the Bath Farmers Market at Keystone Park.

Follow the market on Facebook at BathFarmersMarketPA.


Former District Governor Fred Folland, of Germansville, officially installed the members of Bath Lions Club at a recent meeting at My Place Pizza Restaurant. They are the Rev. Jay R. Werzel, past president; Jim Spengler, president; Ken Edgar, vice president; Dan Spengler, secretary; Bill Falstich, treasurer; Bath Mayor Fiorella Reginelli-Mirabito, membership committee; Melissa Grube, Lions Clubs International Foundation coordinator; Bill Halbfoerster, communications chairman; Jim Spengler, tail twister; and Donald Halbfoerster, lion tamer. Folland also inducted two new members, Daniel and Suzanne Golinski.


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