Northampton Press

Tuesday, August 21, 2018

Catasauqua: Catty park concert features blues band

Wednesday, July 25, 2018 by The Press in Columns

Catasauqua Park Amphitheater, 501 American St., presents the James Supra Blues Band 7-10 p.m. July 27.

Come on out with your lawn chairs, blankets and refreshments.

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Public Library of Catasauqua, 302 Bridge St., will be showing a family movie 10:30-11:30 a.m. July 28. The movie will be “Ferdinand” featuring John Cena.

The summer reading program concludes 10:30-11:30 a.m. July 31 with Officer Wiseman and his K-9 partner Zora visiting. There will be Oogie’s ice cream as well.

For more information, call 610-264-4151.

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Happenings

Monday, July 23, 2018 by The Press in Columns

JULY 23

• “Name That Tune” (for grades 6-12), 2 p.m., at Northampton Area Public Library, 1615 Laubach Ave. Information and registration: 610-262-7537

• Movie: “Mamma Mia!,” 5-7 p.m., at Coplay Public Library, 49 S. Fifth St. Information: 610-262-7351

• Vacation Bible School (for age 3 to sixth grade), 6-8 p.m., at Faith Evangelical Lutheran Church, 3355 MacArthur Road, Hokendauqua. VBS will continue until July 27, with a closing program July 29. Information: 610-435-0451

Bath: Farmers market plans kids’ night

Wednesday, July 18, 2018 by The Press in Columns

Don’t forget to get what’s fresh at Bath Farmers Market, open 3-7 p.m. every Friday at Keystone Park, Route 329 and Green Street.

Don’t miss out on the next kids’ craft night tomorrow, July 20. There will be some slime involved!

You can stop by the information tent at the market to register for the next kids’ night.

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The 13th annual Bikers Remembering Bikers memorial ride and block party will be held July 21. The ride starts and ends at Bath Fire Social Hall, 135 S. Walnut St.

Catasauqua: Catasauqua Park Amphitheater presents live music

Wednesday, July 18, 2018 by The Press in Columns

The Catasauqua Park Amphitheater, 501 American St., presents Smith Compound Band 7-10 p.m. July 20.

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

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The Catasauqua Community Thrift Shop, 113 Bridge St., is open 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Mondays, Tuesdays, Thursdays and Fridays and 10 a.m.-1 p.m. Wednesdays and Saturdays.

You are welcome to stop by for its weekly specials. There will be a half-price sale on a different type of clothing each week.

Allen/East Allen townships: Car show is coming to park

Wednesday, July 18, 2018 by The Press in Columns

The fourth annual Northampton Area School District Student Council car show will be held July 28 at Bicentennial Park West, 5351 Park West Lane (off Colony Drive), East Allen Township.

Time of the event is 9 a.m.-3 p.m., with registration 9 a.m.-noon. Awards will be distributed 3 p.m. The rain date is July 29.

Come on out and enjoy viewing cars, trucks, motorcycles and antique tractors. All makes, models and years are welcome. There will be dash plaques for the first 100 preregistered cars.

Lehigh Township: WolfPack fundraiser planned

Wednesday, July 18, 2018 by The Press in Columns

WolfPack Search & Recovery’s spaghetti dinner fundraiser will be held noon-6 p.m. July 29 in the dining room of Bethany Wesleyan Church, 675 Blue Mountain Drive, Cherryville.

For more information, call 610-767-1239 or visit bethanywes.org.

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Bethany Wesleyan Church’s Angel Ride will be held 10 a.m.-noon Aug. 18. This fundraiser features an escorted motorcycle ride, lunch and a Chinese auction.

For cost and other information, contact Nate Smith at 610-435-4177.

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Coplay: Have fun at Splash & Dance July 19

Wednesday, July 18, 2018 by The Press in Columns

A Splash & Dance event is set for 6-8:30 p.m. July 19 at Coplay’s Parkway Pool, Second and Keefer streets. Deejay Freddy Milander Jr. will entertain. Contests and prizes are also part of the fun.

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Lehigh County Conservation District will be at Coplay Public Library, 49 S. Fifth St., 1-2 p.m. July 19 for Buckets Full of Nature: Fossils Rock!

The library will also present a free children’s movie 5-7 p.m. July 23, a kids’ music program 6-7 p.m. July 25 and storytime 3-4 p.m. July 26.

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Northampton: Historical program to feature first ward

Wednesday, July 18, 2018 by The Press in Columns

Northampton Area Historical Society will hold a special program titled “First Ward Businesses of a Bygone Era” 10 a.m. July 21 at the municipal building, 1401 Laubach Ave.

Those interested in attending are encouraged to bring photos of earlier businesses and join in the discussion.

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Atlas Cement Company Memorial Museum, 1401 Laubach Ave., will be open 1-3 p.m. July 22.

It is open to the public the second and fourth Sundays of the month through September.

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Happenings

Monday, July 16, 2018 by The Press in Columns

JULY 16

• Sheet music art (for teens in grades 6-12), 2 p.m., at Northampton Area Public Library, 1615 Laubach Ave. Information and registration: 610-262-7537

• Vacation Bible School, 6:30-8:30 p.m., in the social hall of St. John’s Lutheran Church, 18 S. Third St., Coplay. VBS will continue until July 20.

Allen/East Allen townships: Zion UCC hosts peach festival

Wednesday, July 11, 2018 by The Press in Columns

Zion Stone United Church of Christ will hold its peach festival noon-8 p.m. July 21 on the church grounds, 51 Church Road, Kreidersville.

A car show will take place noon-4 p.m. The awards presentation is scheduled for 3:30 p.m.

The festival will also feature live entertainment. Nick of Time will perform noon-3 p.m. Cramer Brothers Band will take the stage 5-8 p.m.

If you bring a canned good to the festival, you will get a free game. The donations will go to Northampton Area Food Bank.

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