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Monday, December 9, 2019 by The Press in Columns

DEC. 9

• Registration begins for a Winnie the Pooh party, to be held 10 a.m. and 6 p.m. Jan. 14, 2020, at Northampton Area Public Library, 1615 Laubach Ave. Information, cost and registration: 610-262-7537 or northamptonapl.org

• Beading club, 1:30 p.m., in the reference area of Whitehall Township Public Library, 3700 Mechanicsville Road. Information: 610-432-4339

• Bingo, 7 p.m. (doors open 5:30 p.m.), at Northampton Banquet and Event Center, 1601 Laubach Ave.

DEC. 10

• Deadline to order Christmas cookies, to be picked up 8:30-11:30 a.m. Dec. 15 in the parish hall of St. Elizabeth of Hungary Roman Catholic Church, 618 Fullerton Ave., Fullerton. Information and cost: 610-266-0695

• Christmas cookie sale, 9-11 a.m. (or until sold out) and holiday variety shop, 9 a.m.-noon (half price 11 a.m.-noon), at Good Shepherd Lutheran Church, 1335 Old Carriage Road, Kreidersville

• Gentle chair yoga, 9:30-10:30 a.m., at Whitehall Active Lifestyle Center, 2301 Pine St., West Catasauqua. The class will continue Tuesdays and Thursdays until Dec. 19. Information, cost and registration: 610-437-3700

• Adult coloring club, 11 a.m., at Whitehall Township Public Library, 3700 Mechanicsville Road. Information: 610-432-4339

• 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 Dec. 20. Information, cost and registration: 610-437-3700

• Catasauqua High School chorus concert, 1 p.m., in the auditorium of the Public Library of Catasauqua, 302 Bridge St.

• Storytime, Santa visit and Christmas craft, 6 p.m., at Northampton Area Public Library, 1615 Laubach Ave. Information, cost and registration: 610-262-7537 or northamptonapl.org

• Chorus concert, 7 p.m., at Siegfried Elementary School, 1677 Lincoln Ave., Northampton

• Chorus concert, 7 p.m., at Lehigh Elementary School, 800 Blue Mountain Drive, Lehigh Township

• Governor Wolf Historical Society meeting, 7 p.m., at 6600 Jacksonville Road, East Allen Township. Information: govwolf.org

DEC. 11

• Deadline to order kielbasi and nut and apricot rolls, to be picked up noon-3 p.m. Dec. 21 in the hall of Holy Trinity Orthodox Catholic Church, 1023 Fifth St., North Catasauqua. Information, cost and to order: 610-417-0726

• Strength training, 10-11 a.m., at Whitehall Active Lifestyle Center, 2301 Pine St., West Catasauqua. The class will continue Wednesdays and Fridays until Dec. 20. Information, cost and registration: 610-437-3700

• Movie: “White Christmas,” 1 p.m. and 7:30 p.m., at Roxy Theatre, 2004 Main St., Northampton. Bring a nonperishable item for Northampton Area Food Bank as admission.

• Holiday storytime and crafts, 1:30 p.m., at Whitehall Township Public Library, 3700 Mechanicsville Road. Information: 610-432-4339

• Gingerbread house-building competition (for teens), 3 p.m., at Northampton Area Public Library, 1615 Laubach Ave. Information, cost and registration: 610-262-7537 or northamptonapl.org

• Winter concert (performed by Zephyr Elementary School students), 7 p.m., in the auditorium of Whitehall High School, 3800 Mechanicsville Road. Snow date is Dec. 16.

• Band and orchestra concert, 7 p.m., at George Wolf Elementary School, 300 Allen St., Bath

DEC. 12

• Gentle chair yoga, 9:30-10:30 a.m., at Whitehall Active Lifestyle Center, 2301 Pine St., West Catasauqua. The class will continue Dec. 17 and 19. Information, cost and registration: 610-437-3700

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

• Beading club, 1:30 p.m., in the reference area of Whitehall Township Public Library, 3700 Mechanicsville Road. Information: 610-432-4339

• Author Janice Monahan Rodgers presentation on Christmas memories, 6 p.m., at Northampton Area Public Library, 1615 Laubach Ave. Information, cost and registration: 610-262-7537 or northamptonapl.org

• Whitehall High School Christmas program, 7 p.m., at Faith Evangelical Lutheran Church, 3355 MacArthur Road, Hokendauqua

• Band and orchestra concert, 7 p.m., at Lehigh Elementary School, 800 Blue Mountain Drive, Lehigh Township

• Chorus concert, 7 p.m., at George Wolf Elementary School, 300 Allen St., Bath

DEC. 13

• Deadline to order kielbasi and nut and apricot rolls, to be picked up noon-3 p.m. Dec. 21 in the hall, accessed by side steps to the lower level, of Holy Trinity Orthodox Catholic Church, 1023 Fifth St., North Catasauqua. Information, cost and to order: 610-417-0726

• Strength training, 10-11 a.m., at Whitehall Active Lifestyle Center, 2301 Pine St., West Catasauqua. The class will continue Dec. 18 and 20. 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. Dec. 17 and 1-2 p.m. Dec. 20. Information, cost and registration: 610-437-3700

• Movie: “Home Alone,” 6:30 p.m. (doors open 6 p.m.), at Hope Lutheran Church, 4131 Lehigh Drive, Cherryville. Information and registration: 610-767-7203

• Chorus concert, 7 p.m., at Northampton Area High School, 1619 Laubach Ave.

DEC. 14

• Breakfast with Santa, 9-11 a.m., at Salem United Church of Christ, 615 Third St., Catasauqua

• Christmas cookie and bake sale, 9 a.m.-noon, at St. Andrew’s Episcopal Church, 1900 Pennsylvania Ave., Allentown. Information: 610-865-3603 or standrewsbethlehem.org

• Christmas experience with Grace Notes Gospel Big Band, 2 p.m., at Mountain View Wesleyan Church, 1001 Deemer Road, Moore Township. Information: 610-759-7553

• Tree-lighting event, 4:30 p.m., at Kreidersville Covered Bridge, 100 Covered Bridge Road. Rain date is Dec. 15.

DEC. 15

• Breakfast, 8 a.m.-noon, at Lappawinzo Fish and Game, 25 Lappawinzo Road, Allen Township

• Cookie sale, 9 a.m.-noon, at Klecknersville Rangers Volunteer Fire Company, 2718 Mountain View Drive, Moore Township. Information: Stacy at 610-837-3465

• All-you-can-eat breakfast buffet, 9 a.m.-noon, at Catasauqua Club, 226 Pine St. Information and cost: 610-264-171 or 610-554-8045

• Christmas parade (organized by Coplay Sports), 10:30 a.m., around Coplay Borough

• Turkey/ham raffle, 1 p.m., at Catasauqua American Legion Post 215, 330 Second St. Information: 610-264-1606

• Victorian Christmas open house, 1-4 p.m., at First Presbyterian Church of Hokendauqua, 3005 S. Front St. Information: 610-264-9693

• Christmas cantata: “Song of Joy,” 2 p.m., at Emmanuel’s Lutheran Church, 3175 Valley View Drive, Moore Township

• Community Christmas caroling, 6 p.m., at Uptown Park, Northampton

• Christmas candlelight concert, 7 p.m., in the Wolf Academy of the Governor Wolf Historical Society campus, 6600 Jacksonville Road, East Allen Township. Information, cost (which also includes a Christmas dessert buffet) and tickets: 610-837-9015

DEC. 16

• Beading club, 1:30 p.m., in the reference area of Whitehall Township Public Library, 3700 Mechanicsville Road. Information: 610-432-4339

• Band, orchestra and chorus concert, 6:30 p.m., at Moore Elementary School, 2835 Mountain View Drive, Moore Township

• Bingo, 7 p.m. (doors open 5:30 p.m.), at Northampton Banquet and Event Center, 1601 Laubach Ave.