Northampton Press

Tuesday, January 23, 2018

Moore Township: Gun club to host Dec. 31 party

Wednesday, December 27, 2017 by The Press in Columns

Point Phillips Rod & Gun Club, 1035 Smith Gap Road, is having a New Year’s Eve bash beginning 8:30 p.m. Dec. 31. There will be live music from Banned from the Ranch.

Tickets include admission, food, party favors and a midnight Champagne toast.

For more information, call 610-837-0310.

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Moore Township Athletic Association will hold its next monthly meeting 7:30 p.m. Jan. 3, 2018.

The meeting will take place in the all-purpose room of Moore Elementary School, 2835 Mountain View Drive.

For more information, visit mtaaredhawks.org.

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Northampton: AARP group plans Jan. 10 meeting

Wednesday, December 27, 2017 by The Press in Columns

Northampton AARP Chapter 3915 will meet Jan. 10, 2018, at Northampton Banquet & Event Center, 1601 Laubach Ave. Doors open 11 a.m.

Entertainment will be provided. Those planning to attend are reminded to bring a baked good.

If Northampton schools are closed Jan. 10, 2018, the meeting is canceled.

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Reminder: The Northampton Borough Municipal Building will be closed Jan. 1, 2018.

Happy New Year!

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Happenings

Tuesday, December 26, 2017 by The Press in Columns

DEC. 26

• Coloring club (for 18 and older), 11 a.m., at Whitehall Township Public Library, 3700 Mechanicsville Road. Information: 610-432-4339

• What Are You Reading Now? book club, 1 p.m., at Whitehall Township Public Library, 3700 Mechanicsville Road. Information: 610-432-4339

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

DEC. 27

• Simply Play program, 1-2 p.m., at Whitehall Township Public Library, 3700 Mechanicsville Road. Information: 610-432-4339

Bath: Christmas Eve services planned

Wednesday, December 20, 2017 by The Press in Columns

Emmanuel’s Lutheran Church, 3175 Valley View Drive, will be having a 5 p.m. Christmas Eve service directed toward families with small children Dec. 24. This service will be held in fellowship hall.

There will also be a traditional candlelight service 7 p.m. with special music and a children’s message held in the sanctuary; a 9 p.m. contemporary service in fellowship hall; and an 11 p.m. traditional candlelight service with special music in the sanctuary.

On Christmas Day, there will be one 10 a.m. service in the sanctuary.

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Catasauqua: Area churches to hold Christmas Eve, Day services

Wednesday, December 20, 2017 by The Press in Columns

Presbyterian Church of Catasauqua, Second and Pine streets, will be holding holiday services as follows: Christmas Eve, Dec. 24 — Sunday school, 9 a.m.; worship services, 10:45 a.m., 4 p.m. and 7:30 p.m. (candlelight); Christmas Day, Dec. 25 — worship service, 10:45 a.m.

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St. Mary’s Catholic Church, Second and Union streets, will be having its Christmas Eve services 4 p.m., 6 p.m. and 11 p.m., with a 10:30 p.m. choir concert.

On Christmas Day, Masses will be 9 a.m. and 11 a.m.

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Allen/East Allen townships: Municipal buildings closed for holidays

Wednesday, December 20, 2017 by The Press in Columns

The Allen Township Municipal Building will be closed Dec. 25 and Jan. 1, 2018.

The East Allen Township Municipal Building will be closed Dec. 25 and 26 and Jan. 1, 2018.

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Coplay: Holiday schedules are set

Wednesday, December 20, 2017 by The Press in Columns

Coplay Borough’s office and public works department will be closed Dec. 25 and Dec. 26. Monday trash will be collected Dec. 27, Tuesday trash will be collected Dec. 28 and recyclables will be picked up Dec. 29.

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Several openings exist on borough boards and commissions. There are two open seats on parks and recreation, two expiring seats on the Coplay library board and four open seats on the board of appeals. If anyone is interested in serving on any of these boards, call 610-262-6088.

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Happenings

Tuesday, December 19, 2017 by The Press in Columns

DEC. 19

• Whitehall Area Hunger Initiative community meal, 4-6 p.m., at Whitehall Bible Fellowship Church, 3300 Seventh St., Hokendauqua. Volunteer information: Janice Stavrou at 610-767-7014

• Pet photos with Santa, 6-8 p.m., at Point Phillips Rod & Gun Club, 1035 Smith Gap Road, Moore Township. Information: 610-837-0310

• “A Crown for Christmas,” 6:15 p.m., at Whitehall Township Public Library, 3700 Mechanicsville Road. Information: 610-432-4339