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Monday, June 17, 2019 by The Press in Columns

JUNE 17

• Summer day camp begins (for ages 5 to 14 and organized by Suburban North Family YMCA), 7:30 a.m.-4 p.m., at Moore Elementary School, 2835 Mountain View Drive, Moore Township. Camp will continue Mondays through Thursdays until Aug. 9. Campers have the option of attending field trips and/or swimming at the pool at Catasauqua Park and Playground on Fridays. Information, registration and cost: gv-ymca.org or 610-264-5221

• Summer day camp begins (for ages 5 to 14), 9 a.m.-4 p.m. (optional extended hours 6:30 a.m.-6 p.m.), at Suburban North Family YMCA, 880 Walnut St., Catasauqua. Camp will continue Mondays through Fridays until Aug. 23. Information, registration and cost: gv-ymca.org or 610-264-5221

• Summer day camp begins (for ages 5 to 12), 9 a.m.-1 p.m., at Bicentennial Park, East Allen Township. Camp will continue Mondays through Fridays until Aug. 1. Information and cost: Chuck Frantz at 610-262-7961, ext. 306; registration: at East Allen Township Municipal Building, 5344 Nor-Bath Blvd.

• Coplay Parkway Pool opens for the season, noon-7 p.m., at 2 Keefer St., Coplay

• Movie: “Star Trek into Darkness,” 5-7 p.m., at Coplay Public Library, 49 S. Fifth St. Information: 610-262-7351

• Vacation Bible School, 6-8 p.m. (light, kid-friendly meal 5:30 p.m.), at Emmanuel’s Evangelical Lutheran Church, 3175 Valley View Drive, Moore Township. VBS will continue until June 21. Information: 610-837-1741; registration: vbspro.events/p/events/9da962

• Vacation Bible School, 6:30-8:30 p.m., at St. John’s Evangelical Lutheran Church, 835 Third St., Fullerton. VBS will continue until June 21. Information and registration: 610-264-3726

• Open mic and jam night, 6:30 p.m., at Whitehall Township Public Library, 3700 Mechanicsville Road. Information: 610-432-4339

• Arts and crafts, 9-11:30 a.m., at Lehigh Valley Active Life, 1633 W. Elm St., Allentown. Information: 610-437-3700

• Good Vibrations Chorus practice, 9:30-11 a.m., at Lehigh Valley Active Life, 1633 W. Elm St., Allentown. Information: 610-437-3700

• Cards and games, 11:30 a.m., in the Trexler Room of Lehigh Valley Active Life, 1633 W. Elm St., Allentown. Information: 610-437-3700

• Pinochle, 7 p.m., in the Trexler Room of Lehigh Valley Active Life, 1633 W. Elm St., Allentown. Information and cost: 610-437-3700

JUNE 18

• Summer teen program (for Catasauqua residents or Catasauqua Middle School or Catasauqua High School students in sixth grade through 12th grade), 9-11 a.m., at the amphitheater of Catasauqua Park and Playground, 501 American St. Camp will continue until July 26 at various locations. Students must be registered to attend.

• Gentle chair yoga, 9:30-10:30 a.m., at Whitehall Active Community Center, 2301 Pine St., West Catasauqua. The classes will continue Tuesdays and Thursdays until June 27. Information, registration and cost: 610-437-3700

• Tai Chi exercise, 12:30-1:30 p.m., at Whitehall Active Community Center, 2301 Pine St., West Catasauqua. The class will continue 12:30-1:30 p.m. Tuesdays and 1-2 p.m. Fridays until June 28. Information and cost: 610-437-3700

• Summer reading program event with Catasauqua Garden Club (for ages 4 through 12th grade), 1:30 p.m., at Public Library of Catasauqua, 302 Bridge St. Information: 610-264-4151; registration: at the library

• Whitehall-Coplay Hunger Initiative free community meal, 4-6 p.m., at Commitment to Family & Community, 165 Cherry St., Coplay. Information: 610-261-2233

• Universe-themed play, crafts and scientific exploration (for ages 2 through fifth grade with their families), 5-7 p.m., at Northampton Area Public Library, 1615 Laubach Ave. Information: 610-262-7537

• Quilting and sewing, 8:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m., at Lehigh Valley Active Life, 1633 W. Elm St., Allentown. Information: 610-437-3700

• Knitting class (for beginners), 1-3 p.m., at Lehigh Valley Active Life, 1633 W. Elm St., Allentown. The class will continue Tuesdays until July 2. Information and cost: 610-437-3700

• Cribbage, 1-5 p.m., at Lehigh Valley Active Life, 1633 W. Elm St., Allentown. Information: 610-437-3700

• Mah Jongg, 1-5 p.m., at Lehigh Valley Active Life, 1633 W. Elm St., Allentown. Information: 610-437-3700

• Latin Salsa band practice, 7:30-9:30 p.m., at Lehigh Valley Active Life, 1633 W. Elm St., Allentown. Information: 610-437-3700

JUNE 19

• Universe-themed play, crafts and scientific exploration (for ages 2 through fifth grade with their families), 10 a.m.-noon, at Northampton Area Public Library, 1615 Laubach Ave. Information: 610-262-7537

• Strength training, 10:30-11:30 a.m., at Whitehall Active Community Center, 2301 Pine St., West Catasauqua. The classes will continue Wednesdays and Fridays until June 28. Information, registration and cost: 610-437-3700

• Space-themed escape room (for teens), 3-4 p.m., at Coplay Public Library, 49 S. Fifth St. Information: 610-262-7351

• Cheesesteak dinner, 5-7 p.m., in the handicapped-accessible parish hall of St. Andrew’s Episcopal Church, 1900 Pennsylvania Ave., Allentown. Information and cost (children 3 and under eat for free): standrewsbethlehem.org, saec@ptd.net or 610-865-3603

• Arts and crafts, 9-11:30 a.m., at Lehigh Valley Active Life, 1633 W. Elm St., Allentown. Information: 610-437-3700

• S.A.G.E. (Senior Activities for Growth and Enrichment), noon-2 p.m., at Lehigh Valley Active Life, 1633 W. Elm St., Allentown. Information: 610-437-3700

• Dance, 1-4 p.m., in the Trexler Room of Lehigh Valley Active Life, 1633 W. Elm St., Allentown. Information and cost: 610-437-3700

JUNE 20

• Deadline to register for benefit golf tournament (organized by Point Phillips Rod & Gun Club), to be held 1 p.m. June 30 at Whitetail Golf Club, 2679 Klein Road, Bath. Information, registration and cost: 610-837-0310 or Rick Umstead at stead25@gmail.com

• Gentle chair yoga, 9:30-10:30 a.m., at Whitehall Active Community Center, 2301 Pine St., West Catasauqua. The classes will continue Tuesdays and Thursdays until June 27. Information, registration and cost: 610-437-3700

• Blast Off into Reading storytime (with Miss Veronica and Miss Janice), 11 a.m.-noon, at Coplay Public Library, 49 S. Fifth St. Information: 610-262-7351

• Lehigh Valley Zoo visit, 6 p.m., at Northampton Area Public Library, 1615 Laubach Ave. Information: 610-262-7537

• Block party, 6-10 p.m., at St. Mary’s Catholic Church, 122 Union St., Catasauqua. The event will continue June 21 and 22. Information: 610-264-0332 or kim.stmarys122@gmail.com

• Quilting and sewing, 8:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m., at Lehigh Valley Active Life, 1633 W. Elm St., Allentown. Information: 610-437-3700

• Lehigh Valley Pops Orchestra practice, 9-10:30 a.m., at Lehigh Valley Active Life, 1633 W. Elm St., Allentown. Information: 610-437-3700

• Knit and chat, 9-11 a.m., at Lehigh Valley Active Life, 1633 W. Elm St., Allentown. Information: 610-437-3700

• Mah Jongg, 1-5 p.m., at Lehigh Valley Active Life, 1633 W. Elm St., Allentown. Information: 610-437-3700

• Current events informal discussion, 2-3:30 p.m., at Lehigh Valley Active Life, 1633 W. Elm St., Allentown. Information: 610-437-3700

• Diamond painting, 2-4 p.m., at Lehigh Valley Active Life, 1633 W. Elm St., Allentown. Information, registration and cost: 610-437-3700

JUNE 21

• Strength training, 10:30-11:30 a.m., at Whitehall Active Community Center, 2301 Pine St., West Catasauqua. The classes will continue June 26 and 28. Information, registration and cost: 610-437-3700

• Tai Chi exercise, 1-2 p.m., at Whitehall Active Community Center, 2301 Pine St., West Catasauqua. The classes will continue 12:30-1:30 p.m. June 25 and 1-2 p.m. June 28. Information and cost: 610-437-3700

• Block party, 6-10 p.m., at St. Mary’s Catholic Church, 122 Union St., Catasauqua. The event will continue June 22. Information: 610-264-0332 or kim.stmarys122@gmail.com

• Scott Marshall & Marshall’s Highway performance, 7-10 p.m., at the amphitheater at Catasauqua Park and Playground, 501 American St.

• Elm Street Jazz workshop, 9-11 a.m., at Lehigh Valley Active Life, 1633 W. Elm St., Allentown. Information: 610-437-3700

• Drop-in studio arts event, 9-11:30 a.m., at Lehigh Valley Active Life, 1633 W. Elm St., Allentown. Information, registration and cost: 610-437-3700

• Paint pouring event, 9 a.m.-noon, at Lehigh Valley Active Life, 1633 W. Elm St., Allentown. Information, registration and cost: 610-437-3700

• Life sharing discussion, 1-3 p.m., at Lehigh Valley Active Life, 1633 W. Elm St., Allentown. Information: 610-437-3700

• Genealogy, 1-4 p.m., at Lehigh Valley Active Life, 1633 W. Elm St., Allentown. Information and cost (for nonmembers): 610-437-3700

• Pinochle, 7 p.m., in the Trexler Room of Lehigh Valley Active Life, 1633 W. Elm St., Allentown. Information and cost: 610-437-3700

JUNE 22

• Field day (with Delaware-Lehigh Amateur Radio Club), 9:30 a.m., at Bicentennial Park, East Allen Township. Information: 610-432-8286, ke3aw@arrl.net or http://www.arrl.org/field-day

• Rain barrel workshop (with Master Gardeners and Master Watershed Stewards), 10 a.m., at Wayne A. Grube Memorial Park, Pavilion 3, 1200 Willowbrook Road, Allen Township. Information, cost and registration: https://extension.psu.edu/rain-barrel-workshop or 877-345-0691

• Fullerton Ramblers football and cheering sign-ups (for ages 5 to 13), 10 a.m.-2 p.m., at Fullerton Memorial Playground, 901 Jefferson St.

• Basket social (organized by Bath Fire Company), 10 a.m.-6 p.m., in the social hall of the fire company, 135 S. Walnut St., Bath. The event will continue 10 a.m.-3 p.m. June 23, with the drawing 3:15 p.m. Information: 610-837-1059

• Grand opening celebration, starting noon and continuing until 1:30 a.m. June 23, at Catty Corner Neighborhood Pub & Pie, 301 Mulberry St., Catasauqua

• Block party, 6-10 p.m., at St. Mary’s Catholic Church, 122 Union St., Catasauqua. Information: 610-264-0332 or kim.stmarys122@gmail.com

• Strawberry festival and community fair, 4-7 p.m., at Grace Lutheran Church, 28 W. Main St., Macungie

• Dance, 7-10 p.m., in the Trexler Room of Lehigh Valley Active Life, 1633 W. Elm St., Allentown. Information and cost: 610-437-3700

JUNE 23

• Children’s new clothing sale, 9 a.m.-2 p.m., in the parish hall of Holy Trinity Roman Catholic Church, 4102 S. Church St., Egypt

• Festival, 11:30 a.m.-8 p.m., at Queenship of Mary Catholic Church, 1324 Newport Ave., Northampton. Information: 610-262-2227

• Historical house and garden tour (presented by Historic Catasauqua Preservation Association), 1-5 p.m., around Catasauqua Borough. Information and cost: 610-266-0255 or 610-264-9716; advance tickets (for a cheaper cost): Hartzell’s Pharmacy, 300 American St., or Blocker’s Coffeehouse, 309 Front St., both in Catasauqua, or hcpa.org; day-of tickets: Biery House, 8 Race St., Catasauqua

• Bingo and basket raffle fundraiser, 1:30 p.m. (doors open 12:30 p.m.), at Catasauqua American Legion, 330 Second St. Information, cost and tickets: 610-264-1606 or treasurer.legionpost215@gmail.com

• Hokey A.A. football camp, 6-7:30 p.m., at Bob Warke Field, 1351 Lehigh St., Hokendauqua. Information: Coach Chris at wydockc@yahoo.com

• Pinochle, 1:30 p.m., in the Trexler Room of Lehigh Valley Active Life, 1633 W. Elm St., Allentown. Information and cost: 610-437-3700

JUNE 24

• Vacation Bible School (for age 3 through sixth grade), 9 a.m.-noon, at Good Shepherd Lutheran Church, 1335 Old Carriage Road, Kreidersville. VBS will continue until June 28. Information and registration: 610-262-9517 between 9 a.m. and 2 p.m. Mondays through Fridays

• Crafts and Laughs program (for those who have completed kindergarten up to age 12), 9:30-11:30 a.m., at North Catasauqua William J. Albert Memorial Park, 701 Grove St. The event will continue until Aug. 2.

• Half-price sale, 10 a.m.-4 p.m., at Catasauqua Thrift Shop, 113 Bridge St. The sale will continue until July 6 during regular business hours.

• Wiffle ball, 1-4 p.m., at North Catasauqua William J. Albert Memorial Park, 701 Grove St. The event will continue weekdays.

• Cement Belt Fair, 6-11 p.m. (weather permitting), at Victor C. Talotta Park, 5185 Dewey St., Cementon. The event will continue until June 29. Information: Facebook.com/cementbeltfair; advance sale ride wristbands and tickets: King Kone, 5503 MacArthur Road, Whitehall

• Movie: “Star Trek: Beyond,” 5-7 p.m., at Coplay Public Library, 49 S. Fifth St. Information: 610-262-7351

• Easton Municipal Band performance (organized by North Catasauqua Recreation Committee), 7 p.m., at North Catasauqua William J. Albert Memorial Park, 701 Grove St.

• Arts and crafts, 9-11:30 a.m., at Lehigh Valley Active Life, 1633 W. Elm St., Allentown. Information: 610-437-3700

• Good Vibrations Chorus practice, 9:30-11 a.m., at Lehigh Valley Active Life, 1633 W. Elm St., Allentown. Information: 610-437-3700

• Cards and games, 11:30 a.m., in the Trexler Room of Lehigh Valley Active Life, 1633 W. Elm St., Allentown. Information: 610-437-3700

• Paint pouring event, noon-3 p.m., at Lehigh Valley Active Life, 1633 W. Elm St., Allentown. Information, registration and cost: 610-437-3700

• Pinochle, 7 p.m., in the Trexler Room of Lehigh Valley Active Life, 1633 W. Elm St., Allentown. Information and cost: 610-437-3700