Northampton Press

Thursday, November 14, 2019

Happenings

Tuesday, October 8, 2019 by The Press in Columns

OCT. 8

• Tai Chi exercise, 12:30-1:30 p.m., at Whitehall Active Lifestyle Center, 2301 Pine St., West Catasauqua. The class will continue 12:30-1:30 p.m. Tuesdays and 1-2 p.m. Fridays until Oct. 29. Information, cost and registration: 610-437-3700

• Hokendauqua Park and Playground Association girls and boys basketball registration, 6-7:30 p.m., at Hokendauqua Fire Company, 3022 S. Second St. Questions about the boys programs: Tom Mullin at tommullin8@gmail.com; questions about the girls program: Stephanie Snyder at stephaniesnyder80@gmail.com

• Stitch and chat, 6 p.m., at Northampton Area Public Library, 1615 Laubach Ave. Information: 610-262-7537

• Moore Township Athletic Association fall sports sign-ups, 6-8 p.m., in the team room of Borek Field at Moore Township Recreation Center, 635 English Road. Information: mtaaredhawks.org or basketball@mtaaredhawks.org

• 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

OCT. 9

• Stretch and strength, 10-11 a.m., at Whitehall Active Lifestyle Center, 2301 Pine St., West Catasauqua. The class will continue Wednesdays and Fridays until Oct. 30. Information, cost and registration: 610-437-3700

• Northampton AARP Chapter 3915 meeting, 11 a.m. (doors open), at Northampton Banquet and Event Center, 1601 Laubach Ave.

• “Reduce Plate Waste” program (presented by a local Girl Scout), 1 p.m., in the community room of Whitehall Township Public Library, 3700 Mechanicsville Road. The program is designed for children ages 4-7, but anyone may attend. Information: 610-432-4339

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

• Movie: “Breakthrough,” 12:15 p.m., at Lehigh Valley Active Life, 1633 W. Elm St., Allentown. Information and cost: 610-437-3700

• Karaoke, 12:30-2:30 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: 610-437-3700

• Sunflower-themed tote bag paint and sip, 5:30-7:30 p.m., at Lehigh Valley Active Life, 1633 W. Elm St., Allentown. Information, cost and registration: 610-437-3700

OCT. 10

• Gentle chair yoga, 9:30-10:30 a.m., at Whitehall Active Lifestyle Center, 2301 Pine St., West Catasauqua. Information, cost and registration: 610-437-3700

• Storytime and crafts (with Miss Veronica), 11 a.m., at Coplay Public Library, 49 S. Fifth St. Information: 610-262-7351

• Oktoberfest dinner (fundraiser for the Edelman School restoration), 6:30-9:30 p.m., at Klecknersville Rangers Volunteer Fire Company, 2718 Mountain View Drive, Moore Township. Information, cost and tickets: Dick Gable at 610-972-4179

• 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

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

OCT. 11

• Stretch and strength, 10-11 a.m., at Whitehall Active Lifestyle Center, 2301 Pine St., West Catasauqua. The class will continue Wednesdays and Fridays until Oct. 30. Information, cost and registration: 610-437-3700

• Tai Chi exercise, 1-2 p.m., at Whitehall Active Lifestyle Center, 2301 Pine St., West Catasauqua. The class will continue 12:30-1:30 p.m. Tuesdays and 1-2 p.m. Fridays until Oct. 29. Information, cost and registration: 610-437-3700

• Basket social, 5-7 p.m., at St. Elizabeth of Hungary Roman Catholic Church, 435 Pershing Blvd., Fullerton. The event will continue 10 a.m.-7 p.m. Oct. 12 and 8 a.m.-2 p.m. Oct. 13. Information: 610-266-0695

• Basket social (benefiting Northampton Area Public Library), 6 p.m., at Northampton Banquet and Event Center, 1601 Laubach Ave. Information, cost and tickets: 610-262-7537

• Ham dinner and oldies night, 6 p.m., at Emmanuel’s Evangelical Lutheran Church, 3175 Valley View Drive, Moore Township. Information: 610-837-1741

• Tavern night, 7 p.m. (campus opens 6:30 p.m.), at Governor Wolf Historical Society, 6600 Jacksonville Road, East Allen Township. Information and cost: govwolf.org

• Presentation: “Legacy Planning,” 9-10 a.m., at Lehigh Valley Active Life, 1633 W. Elm St., Allentown. Information, cost (for nonmembers) and registration: 610-437-3700

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

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

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

• Singles group, 1:30-2:30 p.m., at 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

OCT. 12

• Debbie Linton Memorial 5K (organized by Suburban North Family YMCA), 8:15 a.m. (check-in 7 a.m.), starting at Alumni Field, 855 Walnut St., Catasauqua

• Blood drive, 9 a.m.-2 p.m., at Porter Chapman Masonic Temple, 1103 Sixth St., North Catasauqua. To schedule a donation time: phermany@gmail.com

• Basket social, 10 a.m.-7 p.m., at St. Elizabeth of Hungary Roman Catholic Church, 435 Pershing Blvd., Fullerton. The event will continue 8 a.m.-2 p.m. Oct. 13. Information: 610-266-0695

• Pennsylvania German gravestones program (organized by Lehigh Township Historical Society), 11 a.m., in the social hall of St. Paul’s United Church of Christ, Indianland, 787 Almond Road, Lehigh Township. St. Paul’s Schoolhouse will be open 10-11 a.m. and noon-2 p.m. Information: 610-440-0151 or lehightownshiphistoricalsociety.org

• Open house and fall festival, noon-4 p.m., at Laurel Fire Company, 5114 Third St., Cementon

• Fall tours, 1 p.m., at Horner’s Cemetery, 4965 Nor-Bath Blvd. (Route 329), East Allen Township. Additional tours will be held 9-11 a.m. Oct. 19 and 26. Information: Horner Cemetery Historical Society at 610-837-1757

• Chicken and waffle supper, 3-7 p.m., at St. Elizabeth of Hungary Roman Catholic Church, 435 Pershing Blvd., Fullerton. Information: 610-266-0695

• All-you-can-eat spaghetti dinner and basket raffle (benefiting Moore Elementary School’s fifth-grade class trip), 3-7 p.m., at Klecknersville Rangers Volunteer Fire Company, 2718 Mountain View Drive, Moore Township

• Pork and sauerkraut or turkey dinner, 4-7 p.m., at St. Peter Roman Catholic Church, 4 S. Fifth St., Coplay

• Build-your-own taco bar, 4-7 p.m., at Good Shepherd Lutheran Church, 1335 Old Carriage Road, Kreidersville. Information: 610-262-9517

• Halupki dinner, 5-7 p.m., at Grace United Church of Christ, 902 Lincoln Ave., Northampton. Information and cost: 610-262-7186

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

• 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

OCT. 13

• All-you-can-eat breakfast, 8-11:30 a.m., at Point Phillips Rod & Gun Club, 1035 Smith Gap Road, Moore Township. Information and cost: 610-837-0310

• Basket social, 8 a.m.-2 p.m., at St. Elizabeth of Hungary Roman Catholic Church, 435 Pershing Blvd., Fullerton. Information: 610-266-0695

• All-you-can-eat breakfast, 8:30-11:30 a.m., in the social hall of St. Elizabeth of Hungary Roman Catholic Church, 435 Pershing Blvd., Fullerton. Information and cost: 610-266-0695

• Children’s clothing sale (sizes newborn through 14/16), 9 a.m.-2 p.m., at Holy Trinity Roman Catholic Church, 4456 Main St., Egypt. Information: 610-262-9315

• Craft fair, 10 a.m.-3 p.m., at Klecknersville Rangers Volunteer Fire Company, 2718 Mountain View Drive, Moore Township. Information and to become a vendor: Stacy at 610-837-3465

• Autumnfest and car show, 11 a.m.-5 p.m., at North Catasauqua William J. Albert Memorial Park, 701 Grove St. Rain date is Oct. 19.

• Blessing of the animals service, 2 p.m., in the parking lot of St. John’s Lutheran Church, 18 S. Third St., Coplay

• Paw Park grand opening, 2-4 p.m. (ribbon cutting 3 p.m.), at North Chestnut Street, Bath. Information: 610-837-6525

• 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

• Introduction to square dancing class (organized by Lehigh Valley B&B Square & Round Dance Club), 6-8 p.m., at Lehigh Valley Active Life, 1633 W. Elm St., Allentown. Information: Jeff at 610-544-9403

OCT. 14

• “Reduce Plate Waste” program (presented by a local Girl Scout), 11 a.m., in the community room of Whitehall Township Public Library, 3700 Mechanicsville Road. The program is designed for children ages 4-7, but anyone may attend. Information: 610-432-4339

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

• Diamond painting 2-4 p.m., at Lehigh Valley Active Life, 1633 W. Elm St., Allentown. Information 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