Northampton Press

Wednesday, November 14, 2018

Bath: Send your suggestions for Bath Borough motto

Wednesday, August 15, 2018 by The Press in Columns

The Borough of Bath is asking for the public’s help in creating a motto that will capture the importance and spirit of the borough. The competition for the new motto runs until Sept. 6 and is open to all members of the public, not just residents of Bath.

There is no limit to the number of mottos you submit; however, each motto must be no more than 10 words and not copied from another town.

To submit a motto, email it to bathmotto@gmail.com or drop off your idea on paper to the borough’s municipal building. Each entry must include your name and connection to Bath.

Catasauqua: YMCA registering children for fall

Wednesday, August 15, 2018 by The Press in Columns

Register your 4- or 5-year-old for one of Suburban North Family YMCA’s early childhood programs. The preschool program is geared for children ages 3 and 4. It is held 9-11 a.m. Tuesdays and Thursdays and emphasizes social interaction, cooperation and cognitive development.

The pre-K program is held 9 a.m.-noon Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays and is for children ages 4 and 5.

Call the YMCA at 610-264-5221 for questions or to register your child. The programs begin the week of Sept. 4. Financial assistance is offered to qualified applicants.

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Allen/East Allen townships: Lappawinzo serving breakfast Aug. 19

Wednesday, August 15, 2018 by The Press in Columns

Lappawinzo Fish and Game, 25 Lappawinzo Road, will hold a breakfast 8 a.m.-noon Aug. 19.

There is a cost.

The event is open to the public.

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Horner’s Cemetery Historical Society will hold its 10-year anniversary festival 1-4 p.m. Sept. 22 at 4965 Nor- Bath Blvd. Activities will take place on the parsonage grounds and in the church yard and cemetery meadow.

Northampton: VFW Post 4714 hosts polka, karaoke nights through August

Wednesday, August 15, 2018 by The Press in Columns

Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 4714, Main Street and Laubach Avenue, has planned the following activities this month.

Aug. 17, 7:30 p.m., polka and button box

Aug. 24, 10 p.m., karaoke with Crazy K

Aug. 25, 8 p.m., music mix and dance party with DJ Flip Side

Aug. 31, 7:30 p.m., polka and button box

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Holy Trinity Lutheran Church, 1235 Main St., will hold a flea market and bake sale 8 a.m.-1 p.m. Aug. 18.

Food will be available for purchase.

Proceeds benefit the church’s building fund.

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Lehigh Township: Movie night is planned at Hope Lutheran Church

Wednesday, August 15, 2018 by The Press in Columns

Hope Lutheran Church, 4131 Lehigh Drive, Cherryville, will hold another free family movie night Aug. 17. Showtime is 7 p.m., and doors open 6:30 p.m.

The film shown will be “Boss Baby.”

Hot dogs, popcorn and drinks will be provided.

The church is collecting donations of baby products, which will be given to either the food bank or Mary’s Shelter.

Everyone is welcome!

Call the church office at 610-767-7203 to let the church know how many are attending, so enough food can be provided.

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Happenings

Monday, August 13, 2018 by The Press in Columns

AUG. 13

• Guitar Hero tournament (for grades 6-12), 2 p.m., at Northampton Area Public Library, 1615 Laubach Ave. Information and registration: 610-262-7537

• Vacation Bible School (for age 3 to sixth grade), 6:30-8:30 p.m., at Whitehall Bible Fellowship Church, 3300 Seventh St., Hokendauqua. VBS will continue until Aug. 17. Information and registration: whitehall.lehighbible.com/activities/vacation-bible-school

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Moore Township: Peach festival is set for Aug. 11 at Salem UCC

Wednesday, August 8, 2018 by The Press in Columns

Salem United Church of Christ, 2218 Community Drive, Moorestown, will have a peach festival 3-9 p.m. Aug. 11 in the church grove. In case of rain, the food will be sold in the church 3-7 p.m.

There will be food, games, a cake walk, 50/50 prize raffle, bingo and live music by Dan Flok and the Ravens.

For more information, contact the church at 610-759-1652.

Also, Salem UCC is having a flea market Aug. 18 in the church grove. Food will be available.

The event opens early morning and closes when the vendors leave in the afternoon.

Northampton: Flea market, bake sale is set

Wednesday, August 8, 2018 by The Press in Columns

Holy Trinity Lutheran Church, 1235 Main St., will hold a flea market and bake sale 8 a.m.-1 p.m. Aug. 18.

Food will be available for purchase.

Proceeds benefit the church’s building fund.

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Reminder: Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 4714, Main Street and Laubach Avenue, has planned the following activities throughout the month.

Aug. 10, 9 p.m., karaoke with DJ PK

Aug. 17, 7:30 p.m., polka and button box

Aug. 24, 10 p.m., karaoke with Crazy K

Aug. 25, 8 p.m., music mix and dance party with DJ Flip Side

Allen/East Allen townships: Send in your news!

Wednesday, August 8, 2018 by The Press in Columns

Do you have news to share with our readers? Email the information to tklutter@ptd.net, and I’ll include it in an upcoming column.

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Clam night at Lappawinzo Fish and Game, 25 Lappawinzo Road, will be held 4 p.m. Aug. 11.

The event is first come, first served and is open to the public.

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Lappawinzo Fish and Game will hold a breakfast 8 a.m.-noon Aug. 19.

There is a cost.

The event is open to the public.

Catasauqua: Toga Party Band comes to Catty park

Wednesday, August 8, 2018 by The Press in Columns

The Toga Party Band will perform 7-10 p.m. Aug. 10 at Catasauqua Park Amphitheater, 501 American St.

Come on out with your lawn chairs, blankets and refreshments for a fun music-filled evening!

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The Catasauqua High School Class of 1966 has completed its birthday party picnic plans. The picnic will take place 2 p.m. Sept. 15 at North Catasauqua William J. Albert Memorial Park, 701 Grove St.

It’s a BYOB, and the class will provide soda and water. It will be catered by Cathy’s Creative Catering & Cafe, and a cake will be provided.