Northampton Press

Monday, January 22, 2018

SNAP Chapter

Thursday, January 4, 2018 by The Press in Focus

LCCC:

Lehigh Carbon Community College’s Student Nurses Association of Pennsylvania (SNAP) Chapter won “Chapter of the Year” at the SNAP convention Nov. 15-18, Kalahari Resort and Convention Center, Pocono Mountains.

LCCC student Megan McGonagle of Schnecksville was elected Southeast Regional Representative and Membership Chair.

Northampton library: Children’s programs begin Jan. 8

Wednesday, January 3, 2018 by The Press in Columns

Registration for children’s winter programs begins Jan. 8. Programs range for ages ten months to fifth grade.

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Our adult winter reading program will take place Jan. 8-Feb. 26. Sign up at the library and fill out your reading log with every item you read. Fill out a slip for each item read to be entered to win prizes weekly.

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The M&M mastermind escape room for children in third through fifth grade will be held 6 p.m. Jan. 11. Find the clues, solve the puzzles and escape the room.

Space is limited so registration is required.

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Lehigh Township: Hope plans blood drive

Wednesday, January 3, 2018 by The Press in Columns

Hope Lutheran Church, 4131 Lehigh Drive, Cherryville, will be holding a community blood drive, sponsored by Hope’s wellness team, 7:30 a.m.-1 p.m. Jan. 28 in Kuntz Hall.

Visit GIVEaPINT.org to schedule, and use code 0288.

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Is your church or organization having a fundraiser or event in Lehigh Township you want to let the community know about? Send me the information at kristinaheschgrover@rcn.com, and I will be happy to announce it in a future column.

Bath: Indoor flea market will be held Jan. 7

Wednesday, January 3, 2018 by The Press in Columns

Klecknersville Rangers Volunteer Fire Company, 2718 Mountain View Drive, will be having an indoor flea market 8 a.m.-2 p.m. Jan. 7. The kitchen will be open.

For more information, call 484-695-9374.

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Governor Wolf Historical Society will hold its monthly meeting 7 p.m. Jan. 9 on the GWHS campus, 6600 Jacksonville Road. The public is welcome.

For more information, visit govwolf.org.

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RAP OF THE GAVEL

Wednesday, January 3, 2018 by The Press in Local News

JANUARY

THURSDAY 4

East Allen Township Planning Commission meets 7:30 p.m. in the municipal building, 5344 Nor-Bath Blvd.

MONDAY 8

Northampton Area School Board meets 6:30 p.m. in the first-floor board room of the district offices, 2014 Laubach Ave.

Moore Township Farmland Preservation Commission meets, if needed, 7 p.m. in the municipal building, 2491 Community Drive.

TUESDAY 9

Lehigh Township Board of Supervisors meets 7 p.m. in the municipal building, 1069 Municipal Road.

Allen/East Allen townships: Spring sports registration to begin

Wednesday, January 3, 2018 by The Press in Columns

East Allen Township Recreation Department is accepting registration for its 2018 spring sports programs.

T-ball and baseball is available for boys ages 5 to 14.

All baseball teams will participate in the NAA House League/Parkland Youth League.

Soccer is open to boys and girls ages 5 to 16.

All soccer teams will participate in the Northern Valley Youth Soccer League.

Coaches and their assistants provide the township with both an ACT 34 clearance by Pennsylvania State Police and a state child abuse history clearance.

District news: NASD PTA groups will continue to meet next week — Jan. 8, 9

Wednesday, January 3, 2018 by The Press in School

District PTA groups will meet in January on the following days. Mark your calendar. Anyone is welcome to attend.

Lehigh, 6:30 p.m. Jan. 8, at the elementary school

Middle school, 6 p.m. Jan. 9, at the middle school

George Wolf, 6:30 p.m. Jan. 9, at the elementary school

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District schools can earn money from the Giant A+ program through the Giant grocery stores when you use your bonus card during checkout. All you need to do is register your bonus card number at giantfoodstores.com/aplus.

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