Northampton Press

Sunday, May 26, 2019

Moore Township: Pie, cake, filling sale set for April 18

Wednesday, April 17, 2019 by The Press in Columns

Klecknersville Rangers Volunteer Fire Company, 2718 Mountain View Drive, is having its annual Easter pie, cake and filling sale 8 a.m.-4 p.m. April 18.

For more information, contact Stacy at 610-837-3465.

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Holy Cross Lutheran Church, 696 Johnson Road, is having an Easter egg hunt 11 a.m. April 20.

For more information, call the church at 610-759-7363.

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Emmanuel’s Evangelical Lutheran Church, 3175 Valley View Drive, Bath, is serving Easter breakfast April 21. There will be two seatings — 7:15 a.m. and 8:30 a.m.

Lehigh Township: Historical society schedules trout fishing derby April 27

Wednesday, April 17, 2019 by The Press in Columns

The Lehigh Township Historical Society is holding its second annual trout fishing derby fundraiser April 27 at the Indian Creek Fishing Farm, 3479 Mango Drive, Danielsville.

Registration begins 8 a.m., and fishing starts 9 a.m. No fishing license is required.

There is a fee. There will be food and refreshments.

In addition to a door prize and 50/50 drawing, a prize will be awarded for the largest fish.

The event is sponsored by Barry Haydt, Silfies Fuel LLC and David L. Hess Concrete Contracting LLC.

Coplay: No yard waste pickup April 19 in Coplay Borough

Wednesday, April 17, 2019 by The Press in Columns

Any yard waste materials must be in containers or bundled for the Friday collections.

There is no yard waste pickup April 19.

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Coplay Recreation & Welfare Association’s Easter egg hunt is set for 1 p.m. April 20 at St. Peter Roman Catholic Church, 4 S. Fifth St.

The various age groups — 1-2, 3-4, 5-6 and 7-8 — will line up on the southwest area of the lawn.

Along with prize eggs for the various age brackets, there will be additional goodies to ensure each child is part of the experience.

Allen/East Allen townships: Church hosts bingo

Wednesday, April 17, 2019 by The Press in Columns

St. Peter’s United Church of Christ, Seemsville, 8143 Valley View Road, will hold a bingo and tricky tray May 5.

Doors open 11:30 a.m. The games begin 1 p.m.

Refreshments will be available for purchase.

For tickets, call 610-457-6368.

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Do you have news to share? Is your church committee, civic organization or Scout troop planning an event township residents would be interested in knowing about? Email the information to tklutter@ptd.net.

Northampton: St. Paul’s UCC hosts Good Friday storytelling event

Wednesday, April 17, 2019 by The Press in Columns

The stories of Jesus were told orally for years before they were written down in the Gospels. The Rev. Todd Fennell will tell the stories of Jesus’ last week from Mark’s Gospel 7:30 p.m. Good Friday, April 19, at St. Paul’s United Church of Christ, 19th Street and Lincoln Avenue.

A freewill offering will be received.

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Happenings

Monday, April 15, 2019 by The Press in Columns

APRIL 15

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

• Easter and make-a-bunny craft (for adults), 6 p.m., at Northampton Area Public Library, 1615 Laubach Ave. Information and registration (required): 610-262-7537

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

• Coplay Lions Club meeting, 7:15 p.m., at Coplay Saengerbund, 205 S. Fifth St.

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Bath: Social club plans ham raffle

Wednesday, April 10, 2019 by The Press in Columns

Bath Fire Company Social Club, 135 S. Walnut St., will be holding an Easter ham raffle April 13. Doors open 11:30 a.m. The public is welcome.

There will be 25 hams and 15 spins. Spins include five different selections. There will also be door prizes, and you must be present to win.

Hot meals and refreshments will be available.

For more information, call 610-837-1059.

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Klecknersville Rangers Volunteer Fire Company, 2718 Mountain View Drive, will be having a breakfast with the Easter Bunny 8 a.m.-noon April 14.

Allen/East Allen townships: Tavern night planned

Wednesday, April 10, 2019 by The Press in Columns

The last tavern night for the season at Governor Wolf Historical Society, 6600 Jacksonville Road, will be April 12. Doors open 6:30 p.m. with music 7-10 p.m. by Pawnshop Bound.

You must be at least 21 to attend the BYOB event.

For pricing or more information, visit govwolf.org.

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East Allen Township will hold an Easter egg hunt 1 p.m. April 13 at Bicentennial Park East. Rain date is April 14.

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Do you have news to share? Email the information to tklutter@ptd.net.

Lehigh Township: Free wildlife program scheduled for April 12

Wednesday, April 10, 2019 by The Press in Columns

Blue Mountain Fish & Game Association and the Bertsch-Hokendauqua-Catasauqua Watershed Association will host a free wildlife program, set for 6:30 p.m. April 12 in the Blue Mountain Fish & Game Association clubhouse, 4190 Wood Drive, Walnutport.

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The 21st annual spring basket social at Hope Lutheran Church, 4131 Lehigh Drive, Cherryville, will be held April 12. Doors open 4 p.m., and the ticket drawing begins 7:30 p.m.

Refreshments, including baked goods, will be sold.

Those planning to attend are asked to bring a nonperishable item for the food bank.

Coplay: Charity run, walk set for April 13

Wednesday, April 10, 2019 by The Press in Columns

The 10th annual Ready, Set, GO(LD) 5K walk, 8K run and kids’ fun run is scheduled for April 13 along the Ironton Rail Trail. It begins at Saylor Park.

Registration starts 7 a.m., the 8K run begins 8:30 a.m., the 5K walk steps off 9 a.m. and the kids’ fun run starts 10:30 a.m. The awards and post-race refreshments begin 11 a.m.

The event benefits the Pediatric Cancer Foundation of the Lehigh Valley.

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Coplay Lions Club meets 7:15 p.m. April 15 at the Coplay Saengerbund, 205 S. Fifth St.

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