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Allen Township Column

Thursday, October 24, 2013 by KELLY LUTTERSCHMIDT Special to The Press in Columns

Church hosting basket social

Zion Stone United Church of Christ, 51 Church Road, Kreidersville, will hold a fall basket social this weekend, Oct. 25-27. Hours are Friday, 5:30-8 p.m.; Saturday, 9 a.m.-6 p.m.; and Sunday, 11:30 a.m.-2 p.m.

For information, call the church at 610-262-1133.


East Allen Township Parks & Recreation is planning a holiday bus trip Saturday, Nov. 30, to Hershey Park's Candylane and Sweet Lights.

The bus departs at noon. The cost includes transportation and admission.

For information, call Chuck Frantz at 610-262-7961.


Moore Township Column

Thursday, October 24, 2013 by JENN STUMER Special to The Press in Columns

Little Moore church to host trunk-or-treat

Christ United Church of Christ, Little Moore, 936 S. Mink Road, Danielsville, will hold trunk-or-treat in the church parking lot 4:45-7:30 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 27.

A covered dish supper will be followed by games and activities.

For more information, contact Connie VanBlargan at 610-837-3526.

For information, call 610-767-3459.


Holy Cross Lutheran Church, 696 Johnson Road, Moorestown, invites all children to a Halloween party 6:30-8:30 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 27.

For more information, call 610-759-7363.


Lehigh Township Column

Thursday, October 17, 2013 by KRISTINA GROVER Special to The Press in Columns

Walnutport Canal Festival Sunday

Lehigh Township Rails to Trails will be providing a free, monitored bicycle parking area during the Walnutport Canal Festival 11 a.m.-6 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 20.

The site will be at the corner of South Canal and Main streets.

Snap Fitness is sponsoring this service.

The event will also offer the last opportunity to purchase raffle tickets for "Dine-A-Round Lehigh Township."

Prizes are one, two or three $25 gift certificates to township restaurants.

For more information, contact Nancy at 610-767-0676.


Bath Column

Thursday, October 17, 2013 by LIZ HAHN Special to The Press in Columns

Flu shots available today at Bath Drug

Get your flu shot today at Bath Drug, 310 S. Walnut St.

The pharmacy will offer walk-in flu shots with no appointment necessary.

You must be 18 years of age and older. The shingles vaccine is also available.

Call 610-837-9992 for more information.


Oct. 19 is Breast Cancer Awareness Day. A registered mammographer will be at Bath Drug 9-11 a.m. to answer any questions you may have.

The service is provided by Lehigh Valley Hospital Breast Health Services.

The event will include a raffle to win a gift basket.


Allen Township Column

Thursday, October 17, 2013 by KELLY LUTTERSCHMIDT Special to The Press in Columns

St. John's to host craft and vendor fair

St. John's United Church of Christ, 22 Atlas Road, Allen Township, will hold a craft and vendor fair 9 a.m.-2 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 19,

In addition to crafts, food and baked goods will be available for purchase.

For more information, call 610-262-8666.


Craig's Settlement will celebrate its 285th anniversary with free tours at Homer's Cemetery, 1-3 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 19.

Horner's Cemetery is located at 4955 Nor-Bath Blvd./Rt. 329.

Attendees can learn about the founders of Bath and Northampton boroughs along with Allen and East Allen townships.

Catasauqua column

Thursday, October 17, 2013 by LIZ HAHN Special to The Press in Columns

Salem meatloaf dinner date changed

Salem United Church of Christ, 615 Third St., Catasauqua, will host a meatloaf dinner this Saturday, 4 to 7 p.m., not Friday, Oct. 18, as originally planned.

The meal will consist of meatloaf, mashed potatoes and gravy, vegetables and salad, along with bread/rolls and desserts.

For pricing and information, call 610-264-4091.


It's time to clean out those closets!

The Stewardship Committee of St. Paul's Evangelical Lutheran Church, Catasauqua, will hold a coat and winter outerwear drive 10 a.m.-1 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 26, and 8-11 a.m. Sunday, Oct. 27.

Coplay column

Thursday, October 17, 2013 by AL RECKER Special to The Press in Columns

Saengerbund dances over for season

Friday evening dances held at the Coplay Saengerbund's Fifth Street pavilion have officially ended for the season.

The Saengerbund, however, will host a Thanksgiving Eve dance.

Polka dances continue on Sundays for the older crowd.


Press editor Johanna S. Billings will make a presentation on taking better pictures at the Coplay Public Library 1 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 19.

Northampton column

Thursday, October 17, 2013 by KELLY LUTTERSCHMIDT Special to The Press in Columns

Siegfried Station open Sunday

The Siegfried Railroad Station, the home of the Northampton Area Historical Society, will be open to visitors 1-4 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 20. The station is open this extra Sunday because it was closed in July due to the heat.

The station is located on West 21st Street (Route 329).

For more information, call 610-262-4748.


Northampton's annual Jack Frost Parade will be held Thursday, Oct. 24, starting at 7 p.m.

The rain date is Oct. 31.


Moore Township Column

Thursday, October 10, 2013 by JENN STUMER Special to The Press in Columns

Sign up for wrestling tonight

The Moore Township Athletic Association will hold final wrestling sign-ups at the Borek Fieldhouse 6-8 p.m. Oct. 10, 15 and 17.

Sign-ups take place in the Moore Township Recreation Center, off English Road.

There is a fee for each child.


Moore Township will hold a household Hazardous Waste Drop-Off from 8:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 12.

There is no charge for dropping off.

The event is open to residents of Northampton County only and proof of residency is required.