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Bath: Remove plants from cemetery by Nov. 8 for upcoming holiday

Wednesday, November 6, 2019 by The Press in Columns

Emmanuel’s Lutheran Church, 3175 Valley View Drive, asks all to please remove the plants, flowers and artificial flowers from the cemetery by Nov. 8 in preparation for the Christmas holiday.

There will also be an outdoor cleanup day for the cemetery and church grounds 9 a.m. Nov. 9, with a rain date of Nov. 23. Volunteers are needed and are asked to bring their own tools.

Do not place any Christmas arrangements on the cemetery until after Thanksgiving.


Salem United Church of Christ, 2218 Community Drive, will be having a country festival and craft fair 9 a.m.-2 p.m. Nov. 9. The kitchen will be open for breakfast and lunch.

There will be many crafters, Christmas items, basket and ticket raffles, a bake sale, free sunflower game and much more.

Homemade food for sale includes whole pies, chow chow, soups, candy, raw stuffing, hoagies, salad dressing and other goodies.

For more information, call 610-759-1652.


Keystone Rod and Gun Club, 243 Mulberry St., will be having its sportsman’s night raffle 6-10 p.m. Nov. 9. Tickets are available at the door and include 14 monetary prizes.

Refreshments are included.

The public is welcome.

For all club information, visit


Governor Wolf Historical Society, 6600 Jacksonville Road, will hold its next monthly meeting 7 p.m. Nov. 12. The public is welcome.

The historical society museum will be open to the public 1-3 p.m. Nov. 16 with tours of the society’s campus offered.

Visit for more information.


The Bath Museum, 121 S. Walnut St., will be open to the public 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Nov. 16. Volunteers are always welcome.

To schedule tours, call 484-272-7314.


The Bath Allen Youth Club would like to congratulate the Biddy team for winning the 2019 fall ball championship. Members of the team include Josh Miller, Logan Rusnock, Tommy Metzger, Ty Rutzmoser, Matt Saul, Kayde Ibarra, Aidan Kraus, Mason Kohler, Brennan Schultz and Caleb Beers.

Thanks to the coaches, Eric Miller, Barry Schultz, Mike Saul, Scott Rutzmoser and Dave Ibarra — a job well done!

The club thanks all the players, coaches, volunteers and community for their support.


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Thanks, and have a great week!