Northampton Press

Thursday, June 21, 2018

Happenings

Tuesday, May 29, 2018 by The Press in Columns

MAY 29

• Bingo, 7 p.m. (doors open 5 p.m.), at Klecknersville Rangers Volunteer Fire Company, 2718 Mountain View Drive, Moore Township

MAY 30

• Beading club, 1:30 p.m., at Whitehall Township Public Library, 3700 Mechanicsville Road. Information: 610-432-4339

MAY 31

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

Allen/East Allen townships: Offices will be closed May 28

Wednesday, May 23, 2018 by The Press in Columns

Allen Township and East Allen Township municipal offices will be closed May 28 in observation of Memorial Day.

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East Allen Township is accepting registrations for its summer camp program for girls and boys ages 5 to 12.

Register 8:30 a.m.-3:30 p.m. at the municipal building, 5344 Nor-Bath Blvd.

For more information, call Chuck Frantz at 610-262-7961, ext. 306.

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Coplay: Legion post hosts Memorial Day event

Wednesday, May 23, 2018 by The Press in Columns

Stanley W. Reinhard American Legion Post 426 will hold its annual Memorial Day program May 27.

The day will begin with a 10:30 a.m. Mass at St. Peter Roman Catholic Church, 4 S. Fifth St.

The legion contingent and auxiliary will then meet at the post home, 134 S. Second St., for a service and wreath-laying ceremony at Coplay Saengerbund’s veterans war monument, 205 S. Fifth St.

The program then moves to the St. Peter cemetery on Hokendauqua Street, followed by the St. John Baptist cemetery, 3024 S. Ruch St., and the Stiles veterans war memorial.

Northampton: Annual Wynnewood Estates garage sale is on for May 26

Wednesday, May 23, 2018 by The Press in Columns

The annual Wynnewood Estates family garage sale will be held 7 a.m.-3 p.m. May 26.

More than 50 families will be participating.

To get to the sale, travel east on 10th Street from Main Street. Turn left onto Atlas Lane and continue to Buckingham Drive.

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Northampton Borough Municipal Building will be closed May 28 in observance of Memorial Day.

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The 10th annual Paw Prints on the Canal is set for 11 a.m.-4 p.m. June 3 at Canal Street Park. It will be held rain or shine.

Lehigh Township: Churches announce summer activities

Wednesday, May 23, 2018 by The Press in Columns

Hope Lutheran Church, 4131 Lehigh Drive, Cherryville, has announced that registration for summer 2018 Vacation Bible School is now open online.

VBS runs July 9-13 and is offered to children age 3 and potty trained to children completing sixth grade in June .

The theme this year is “Shipwrecked: Rescued by Jesus.” Classes will be held 9 a.m.-noon, with a closing program 7 p.m. July 13.

Reservations can be made by registering quickly and easily at vbs.hopecherryville.org or by completing a registration form obtained from the church office.

Bath: Emmanuel’s to hold VBS

Wednesday, May 23, 2018 by The Press in Columns

Emmanuel’s Lutheran Church, 3175 Valley View Drive, will be having Vacation Bible School 6-8 p.m. June 18-22.

Bible quests, imagination station, sports and games, snacks, KidVid Cinema and Sing & Play Rock are of few of the activities planned.

Volunteers are needed. Please sign up and join the “Shipwrecked” crew. Registration forms can be found in the church’s gathering area.

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Reminder: Klecknersville Rangers Volunteer Fire Company, 2718 Mountain View Drive, has bingo 7 p.m. every Tuesday night. The doors open 5 p.m., and the kitchen will be open.

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Catasauqua: Concert series begins May 25

Wednesday, May 23, 2018 by The Press in Columns

It’s the season for summer band concerts.

Scott Marshall Band will start off the summer concert series with a performance 7-10 p.m. May 25 at Catasauqua Park Ampitheater, 501 American St.

Come on out this summer for free music by horn-raising municipal bands, foot-tapping country acts and musical acts of every beat.

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Catasauqua Fire Police will be having a yard sale 9 a.m.-2 p.m. May 26 at the fire training grounds on Race Street.

You can rent a 10-foot-by-10-foot space for a small fee.

Food and drinks will be available for purchase.

Happenings

Monday, May 21, 2018 by The Press in Columns

MAY 21

• Beading club, 1:30 p.m., at Whitehall Township Public Library, 3700 Mechanicsville Road. Information: 610-432-4339

• Game night, 5-7 p.m., at Coplay Public Library, 49 S. Fifth St. Information: 610-262-7351

• Open mic and jam night, 6:30 p.m., at Whitehall Township Public Library, 3700 Mechanicsville Road. Information: 610-432-4339

MAY 22

Northampton: Railroad station opens May 20

Wednesday, May 16, 2018 by The Press in Columns

Siegfried Railroad Station, home of Northampton Area Historical Society, will be open to visitors 1-4 p.m. May 20. The station is located on West 21st Street (Route 329).

This year, the society will feature the second ward of Northampton. Artifacts from businesses past and present will be displayed.

On May 26, a tree will be dedicated in honor of Harold P. Smith, the society’s former president, who died last year. The dedication will be held 11 a.m. at the station.

For more information, call 610-262-8198.

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Moore Township: Holy Cross to hold pizza, movie night

Wednesday, May 16, 2018 by The Press in Columns

Holy Cross Lutheran Church, 696 Johnson Road, Moorestown, is having a pizza dinner and movie night May 19, beginning 6 p.m. The film being shown is “The Way.”

For more information, call 610-759-7363.

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Point Phillips Rod & Gun Club, 1035 Smith Gap Road, is having an oldies dance with deejay Rockin Robbin 8-11 p.m. May 19. There is a cost.

The kitchen will be open.

For more information, call 610-837-0310.

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