Northampton Press

Tuesday, January 28, 2020

Bath: Museums are open Jan. 18

Wednesday, January 15, 2020 by The Press in Columns

Governor Wolf Historical Society Museum, 6600 Jacksonville Road, will be open to the public 1-3 p.m. Jan. 18, with tours of the society’s campus offered.

For more information, visit govwolf.org.

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The Bath Museum, 121 S. Walnut St., is open for tours 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Jan. 18.

Volunteers are always welcome.

To schedule tours, call 484-272-7314 and leave a message.

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Chapman Quarries United Methodist Church, 1433 Main St., Chapman Borough, will be having its annual soup tasting, soup sale and bake sale 11 a.m.-1 p.m. Jan. 25.

Allen/East Allen townships: Lappawinzo Fish and Game serves breakfast Jan. 19

Wednesday, January 15, 2020 by The Press in Columns

Lappawinzo Fish and Game, 25 Lappawinzo Road, will hold a breakfast 8 a.m.-noon Jan. 19. It is open to the public.

There is a cost.

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East Allen Township Recreation Department is accepting 2020 spring soccer registrations for boys and girls ages 5 to 15. Pee-wee, recreation and traveling teams will compete.

The pee-wees will compete in a house league at Bicentennial Park, the recreation players will compete in the Northern Valley Youth Soccer League, and the traveling team will compete in the Lehigh Valley Youth Soccer League.

Coplay: Police address stop sign concerns

Wednesday, January 15, 2020 by The Press in Columns

Concerns about the new stop signs in the area of the recently reopened Coplay-Northampton Bridge were addressed Jan. 10 by Coplay Police Chief Vincent Genovese.

He reported the signs, installed by Pennsylvania Department of Transportation, are there to stay.

Genovese noted drivers stopped for running the new stop signs have been given a verbal courtesy notice. Violators will be issued tickets starting Feb. 1.

Northampton: AARP tax help to begin Feb. 3

Wednesday, January 15, 2020 by The Press in Columns

AARP tax return assistance and preparation will again take place at Northampton Recreation Center, 1 Lerchenmiller Drive.

Those interested are asked to visit the recreation center from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Jan. 27 to set up a future appointment.

Volunteers will be at the rec center Mondays, Feb. 3-April 13, to assist with tax returns.

There is no guarantee that walk-ins can be assisted.

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Reminder: Northampton Area Food Bank will be holding a Super Bowl purse and gift card bingo Feb. 2 in the gymnasium of Good Shepherd Catholic School, 1300 Newport Ave.

Catasauqua: Catasauqua Club to host breakfast

Wednesday, January 15, 2020 by The Press in Columns

The Catasauqua Club, 226 Pine St., has scheduled its next breakfast for 9 a.m.-noon Jan. 19.

This is an all-you-can-eat breakfast with made-to-order omelets and eggs Benedict.

For more information, call 610-264-1771.

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The Morning Glories of Holy Trinity Memorial Lutheran Church, 604 Fourth St., will hold its first meeting of the new year 10 a.m. Jan. 20.

The group will be planning activities and service projects for the next six months.

Refreshments will be available.

For more information, call 610-264-2641.

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Happenings

Monday, January 13, 2020 by The Press in Columns

JAN. 13

• Adult Children of Alcoholics meeting, 6:30 p.m., at Holy Cross Lutheran Church, 696 Johnson Road, Moorestown. Information: 610-759-7363

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

JAN. 14

• Winnie the Pooh party, 10 a.m. and 6 p.m., at Northampton Area Public Library, 1615 Laubach Ave. Information and registration: 610-262-7537

• Cash bingo, 7 p.m., at Klecknersville Rangers Volunteer Fire Company, 2718 Mountain View Drive, Moore Township. Information: 610-317-0808

Allen/East Allen townships: Sign up now for spring soccer

Wednesday, January 8, 2020 by The Press in Columns

East Allen Township Recreation Department is accepting 2020 spring soccer registrations for boys and girls ages 5 to 15. Pee-wee, recreation and traveling teams will compete.

The pee-wees will compete in a house league at Bicentennial Park.

The recreation players will compete in the Northern Valley Youth Soccer League.

The traveling team will compete in the Lehigh Valley Youth Soccer League.

Sign-ups are being held 8:30 a.m.-3:30 p.m. Mondays through Fridays in the East Allen Township Municipal Building, 5344 Nor-Bath Blvd.

Northampton: Food bank to hold Super Bowl bingo

Wednesday, January 8, 2020 by The Press in Columns

Northampton Area Food Bank will hold a Super Bowl purse and gift card bingo Feb. 2 in the gymnasium of Good Shepherd Catholic School, 1300 Newport Ave.

Doors open noon. Bingo starts 2 p.m.

Prizes will be purses and gift cards from area stores, restaurants and entertainment venues.

The event includes a Chinese auction, a 50/50 raffle and door prizes.

To purchase tickets or for more information, call Kelly Frantz at 610-262-7826.

The snow date will be Feb. 9.

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Moore Township: Registration open for spring baseball, softball

Wednesday, January 8, 2020 by The Press in Columns

Moore Township Athletic Association has sign-ups for spring baseball and softball.

Visit mtaaredhawks.org, click on Register in the upper-right-hand corner and follow the on-screen instructions.

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Point Phillips Rod & Gun Club, 1035 Smith Gap Road, is having an all-you-can-eat breakfast 8-11:30 a.m. Jan. 12. There is a cost.

Point Phillips also has trap league every Saturday, 10-11 a.m.

For more information, call 610-837-0310.

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Catasauqua: Rockabilly night scheduled for Jan. 11

Wednesday, January 8, 2020 by The Press in Columns

Iron City Swing is hosting a rockabilly night Jan. 11 at Gas House Dance Hall, 311 Front St.

There will be dance lessons 7:15-8 p.m. The featured band, The Buzzards, will play 8-11 p.m.

The event is BYOB.

Call 610-443-0707 with any questions.

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Catasauqua American Legion Post 215, 330 Second St., will hold a bar bingo 7 p.m. Jan. 14.

Food is available.

Come out for an evening of fun.

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Have a great week!